Tag Archive: World Cup

African teams' early exit from World Cup underscores continent’s struggling position
African teams’ early exit from World Cup underscores continent’s struggling position
by DANIEL OBI

Perception of rest of the world is that Africa is...

Russia 2018: Soccer fans in Ebonyi want Africa to boycott World Cup
Russia 2018: Soccer fans in Ebonyi want Africa to boycott World Cup
by NAN

Football fans in Ebonyi on Friday called on African countries...

Nigerian fans heartbroken after Super Eagles World Cup exit
by Editor

Supporters of Nigeria’s soccer team described their heartbreak after watching...

Opera  reaches 10 million users in Africa thanks to World Cup features
by Editor

Opera News reached 10 million downloads in Africa in just...

Russia 2018: A review of the performance of African teams so far
SuperSport launches new World Cup shows for subscribers
by Anthony Nlebem

DStv and GOtv subscribers will have access to new top-notch...

Romelu Lukaku
Lukaku reveals how poverty fired up his World Cup dream
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Volgograd Arena/Russia

Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku has revealed that the poverty he experienced...

Yearning for Super Eagles of 94
Yearning for Super Eagles of 94
by Muhammad Ajah

How Nigeria can get back the football squad she had...

2018 World Cup in Russia to cost $10.78 billion
2018 World Cup in Russia to cost $10.78 billion
by EDITOR

With more than four billion fans, football is by far...

Mexico-players-celebrate
Mexico stun defending champions Germany 1-0 in World Cup opener
by Anthony Nlebem reporting from Saint Petersburg

Defending champions Germany suffered a shock defeat in their first...

FIFA to rake in $6.1bn revenue from 2018 World Cup
by Anthony Nlebem, reporting from Kaliningrad

According to FIFA financial documents reviewed by the New York...

World Cup spending to lift GDP of manufacturing, entertainment sectors
World Cup spending to lift GDP of manufacturing, entertainment sectors
by HOPE MOSES-ASHIKE

Spending associated with the World Cup, which kicked off on...

As World Cup kicks off, suspended betting firms remain in business
As World Cup kicks off, suspended betting firms remain in business
by JONATHAN ADEROJU, DAVID IBIDAPO, EMEKA UCHEAGA, ABIMBOLA HASSAN

A total of 14 betting firms currently suspended by the...