The ESPN match commentator described the manner of victory as “unorthodox”. You could hardly be more apt in your own description of this night at Madison Square Garden. Samuel “the Nigerian Nightmare” Peter is now the substantive WBC heavyweight champion of the world…

I can’t deny the fact that football has become a culture of its own. Business moguls are having boardroom fights just to buy over one premiership side or the other.

Mourhino made us feel like we could go to sleep even with our doors wide open, that nothing could happen to us since he was keeping watch…

I have been studying television footage and still images of members of the Nigerian Golden Eaglets team which won the FIFA U-17 World Championship in Korea last week. After careful observation, I now have the firm belief that there is still some sort of future for me in national football…

Brand Nigeria received the biggest boost it could ever receive in its quest to put some shine on its already globally battered image  when the Under-17 football team, the Golden Eaglets, beat Spain in the finals of the FIFA Under-17 World Championship in South Korea…

Africa’s Fastest man, Olusoji Fasuba, carried the pains of many disgruntled Nigerian athletes when he refused to celebrate with the country’s flag in Algiers, raising fears of another star defection…

Patriotism is not all about accepting that you are a citizen of a particular country or hoisting your country’s flag for all to see. It is more about learning to believe in and identify with the ideals of your fatherland and its people…