Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung has called an emergency meeting with the executive board members of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspired Manchester United to a 3-2 win over Southampton to secure the English League Cup trophy at Wembley Stadium, on Sunday evening.
Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini is the bookmakers’ favourite to replace compatriot Claudio Ranieri as Leicester City manager after the Italian was sacked by the Premier League champions on Thursday.
Former Nigeria U-17 coach, Manu Garba, has attributed Kelechi Iheanacho’s lack of game time to what he described as betrayal by manager, Pep Guardiola.
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has hailed his side’s character in their 2-1 Champions League last-16 first leg defeat to Sevilla on Wednesday at the Sanchez Pizjuan.
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez's "mind is made up" that he will leave the club this summer, according to the Mirror.
The Gunners have been attempting to renew the Chilean's contract - which expires at the end of next season - for the last few months without success.
Chief football writer at the Mirror, John Cross, said: "I think Sanchez will go. His mind's made up. I think there's big clubs in for him - PSG, Juventus as well."
Sanchez has appeared indispensable for Arsenal this season, scoring 17 Premier League goals in 25 games.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will back Ahmad Ahmad as he seeks to head the Confederation of African Football (CAF) in next month’s election, NFF president, Amaju Pinnick, has said.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has said under fire manager, Luis Enrique will remain the club’s manager next season, despite struggling domestically and in Europe.
Barcelona striker Neymar Jr. will stand trial on fraud and corruption charges after Spain's High Court on Monday turned down the Brazilian’s appeal on charges relating to his move from Santos to Camp Nou in 2013.