• Follow Facebook
  • Follow on Twitter
  • Follow on YouTube
  • Add RSS Feed
 
 
:: Breaking
          News >>
 
 
 
 
     
 Sports News:
Nigeria: (Jan 15, 2017) - A brilliant Benjamin Moukandjo free-kick was not enough for Cameroon to win their opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday as Burkina Faso battled back to draw 1-1. Moukandjo,...
Read More...
Ghana: (Jan 14, 2017) - Ghanaian professional footballer who plays as a left back or winger, Jeffrey Schlupp has left Leicester City, for Crystal Palace, his club has announced. Ceoafrica gathered that...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 12, 2017) - Report just reaching Ceoafrica reveals that Graham Taylor, the English football player, manager, pundit and manager of the England national football team from 1990 to 1993, has kicked...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 11, 2017) - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has said his players performance against Hull was low and did not need to celebrate their first goal against Hull in the EFL Cup as much as they...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 11, 2017) - Ten-man FC Ifeanyi Ubah, Wednesday, defeated 11-man Enugu Rangers International, 4-3 on penalty shoot-out, to clinch the 2017 Charity Cup, in a pulsating encounter at the Abuja National...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 10, 2017) - The governing body of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) FIFA, has decided to expand its flagship tournament, the World Cup finals, into a 48-team competition...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 09, 2017) - THE BEST FIFA FOOTBALL AWARDS 2016 WINNERS FIFA FIFAPro World11: Manuel Neuer, Dani Alves, Gerard Pique, Sergio Ramos, Marcelo, Luka Modric, Toni Kroos, Andres Iniesta, Lionel Messi,...
Read More...
Ghana: (Jan 08, 2017) - Current Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has mentioned Ghanaian international Michael Essien in the list of greatest players he has coached. Mourinho managed Essien in two different...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 06, 2017) - Leicester City midfielder and Algeria international, Riyad Mahrez has been named the 2016 African best player of the year award as he beat Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who plied his trade...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 06, 2017) - Nigeria midfielder John Obi Mikel has become the latest big name player to join the Chinese Super League gold rush after leaving Chelsea for Tianjin Teda, Reuters reported on Friday. Mikel,...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 06, 2017) - Jose Mourinho has told midfielders Morgan Schneiderlin and Memphis Depay they will not be considered for selection while they wait to leave Manchester United during the January transfer...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Jan 04, 2017) - Manchester United’s manager, Jose Mourinho has said he fell in love with Manchester United because of the supporters and said he is “really happy” with life at Old...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 31, 2016) - Seconds have rolled into minutes, minutes into hours, hours into days, days into weeks, weeks into months and the months into year in which any moment after 12pm, 2016 would become...
Read More...
Sierra Leone: (Dec 29, 2016) - President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra leone has given the country’s football guardians until March 2017 to resolve their differences. Ceoafrica gathered that President Koroma...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 29, 2016) - Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha has been named in Ivory Coast’s provisional squad for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Ceoafrica gathered that Zaha’s inclusion...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 29, 2016) - Tennis great Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian are engaged. A spokesperson for Ohanian confirmed that he popped the question while the two were vacationing in...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 28, 2016) - Nigeria will send representatives to participate in the Dutch Open Darts Championship in Netherlands holding in February 3rd to 7th, 2017. The Secretary of Nigeria Darts Federation,...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 27, 2016) - Former Nigeria coach and captain, Sunday Oliseh, has been appointed as head coach of the Dutch second tier club Fortuna Sittard, making him the first Nigerian and arguably the first...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 26, 2016) - Jose Mourinho has said David Moyes paid the price for taking charge at Manchester United just as the Premier League was becoming ultra-competitive, but added that he would have relished...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 26, 2016) - At least 30 Ugandan members of a village football team and their fans drowned on Sunday when their boat capsised on Lake Albert during a party, police said Monday. “There was...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 26, 2016) - A Pedro brace and Eden Hazard’s 50th Premier League goal earned Chelsea a club-record 12th successive victory in the competition with a 3-0 defeat of AFC Bournemouth the nation...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 26, 2016) - In the photo, the footballer posed with his brother, two sisters and his mum in his museum in Portugal as they celebrated Christmas. Lovely family. See another photo.    ...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 23, 2016) - Former England manager Sam Allardyce looks set to be named as the boss at Premier League club Crystal Palace after arriving at their training ground for talks on Friday. According...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 23, 2016) - Chelsea FC and Shanghai SIPG have agreed terms for the departure of Oscar, the Brazilian midfielder, to the Chinese Super League club in the January transfer window. Ceoafrica gathered...
Read More...
South Africa: (Dec 22, 2016) - Former South Africa batsman, Alviro Petersen, who has spent the past two years playing for Lancashire, has been banned for two years after admitting he attempted to cover up match-fixing...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 22, 2016) - The US National Basketball Association (NBA) is set to open an academy in Africa next year, in what';s seen as its latest move to unearth fresh talent from outside the United States...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 22, 2016) - The Super Falcons have released the trophy won by the team at the African Women Cup of Nations to the Federal Government. The Super Falcons seized the cup for the failure of the...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 21, 2016) - Godwin Obaje, Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, top scorer and Wikki Tourists forward, has officially joined Tunisian top-flight side, Etoile du Sahel, in a report made available...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 21, 2016) - FIFA Ethics Committee has recommended a two-year ban for former member of CAF executive committees, Amos Adamu, from all football -related activities. The 62-year-old who was a member...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 19, 2016) - Nigeria’s Super Sand Eagles have qualified for the 2017 World Beach Soccer Championship, to be held in Bahamas. This follows their victory in the semi-final of the African...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 19, 2016) - Reports reaching CEOAfrica reveals that the players of Taraba State’s male and female football teams, Taraba FC and Taraba Queens, on Monday shut down activities at the government...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 18, 2016) - Cristiano Ronaldo scores a hat-trick to secure Real Madrid a second Club World Cup title in the last three years, as the Spanish side beat Kashima Antlers 4-2 after extra time on Saturday. The...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 17, 2016) - Antonio Conte, the manager of English side Chelsea FC, believes the huge money being spent on players by Chinese clubs is a “danger for all teams in the world’’. The...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 16, 2016) - The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, on Friday expressed heartfelt appreciation to President Muhammadu Buhari for directing that players and officials of African champions, Super Falcons...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 16, 2016) - CHELSEA castaway John Obi Mikel could be about to take the plunge into the Far East and follow his team-mate Oscar out the door in January. The Nigerian has failed to make a single...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 15, 2016) - Lionel Messi and longtime partner Antonella Roccuzzo are to be married next year, according to multiple reports in Argentina. First reported by Radio Metro’s Pablo Varsky and...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 15, 2016) - Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo were on target as Real Madrid eased past Mexico’s Club America 2-0 on Thursday to reach the Club World Cup final in Japan. According to...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 14, 2016) - World’s football governing body, FIFA, has moved to instigate their first ever live trial using Video Assistant Referees (VARs), to assist match officials on the pitch during...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 14, 2016) - President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate payment of all entitlements due to  the Super Falcons, record winners of the African Women Championship. Abba Kyari, chief...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 13, 2016) - Real Madrid and Portugal super star Cristiano Ronaldo had been crowned the world's best player for 2016 after he defeated rival Lionel Messi to clinch the Ballon D'or award...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 13, 2016) - Against all odds, Kaduna-based Team Offikwu put up a brave performance to upset the cart, defeating Team Civil Defence and set up a scintillating final with Team Tombim for the ultimate...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 13, 2016) - Arsene Wenger feels guilty about Arsenal’s Champions League failures and the Frenchman is hoping a quote from the Bible can act as inspiration when they face Bayern Munich in...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 12, 2016) - Isiaka Olawale, the Captain of Sand Super Eagles on Monday has attributed fatigue as the reason behind his team’s defeat by Switzerland at the COPA Lagos Beach Soccer Tournament. According...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 12, 2016) - The UEFA Champions League is an annual continental club football competition organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) and contested by top-division European clubs. According...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 10, 2016) - Arsene Wenger believes his Arsenal stars have finally developed the mental toughness required to fight for the Premier League title. Ceoafrica gathered that after a few wobbles of...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 05, 2016) - Three Nigerian players were included in the Best eleven from the just concluded Africa Women Cup of Nations held in Cameroon. According to Ceoafrica, the trio selected in the AWCON...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 04, 2016) -   Nwankwo Kanu, former Super Eagles player,  has buried his mother Susan Nwannediya Kanu at his hometown, Amannagwu village- Arochukwu in Abia State. The funeral service...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Dec 03, 2016) - The Super Falcons of Nigeria have emerged champions of Africa again after beating Cameroon 1-0 in the finals of the 2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations on Saturday. Desire Oparanozie...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 29, 2016) - Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, wants to offer Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi, a Premier League lifeline at Old Trafford, according to a report. The Nigeria international’s...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 29, 2016) - Defending champions Nigeria beat South Africa 1-0 to qualify for finals at the ongoing Women’s African Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Cameroon. Nigeria’s Super Falcons put...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 28, 2016) -   Nigeria's National Women's football team, Super Falcons' defender Ugo Njoku was a year older yesterday, Nov 27th. Her teammates celebrated her in a really fun way....
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 24, 2016) - The Super Falcons of Nigeria were poor against rivals Ghana and did not deserve the 1-1 draw they achieved in a women’s AWCON Group B match yesterday. The defending champions...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 22, 2016) - Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis is well aware that their clash against hosts Cameroon on Tuesday will not be easy, but is confident her charges will pull it off. The two nations...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 22, 2016) - After expressing fears of multiple break-up of games that might arise over introduction of video refereeing for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, FIFA president Gianni Infantino says he...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 18, 2016) - The Super Falcons have been promised a great time in Cameroon as they prepare to defend the Women Africa Cup of Nations title at the 10th edition that kicks off on Saturday. The...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 16, 2016) -   Lionel Messi produced a magical display to get Argentina’s World Cup qualification back on track Tuesday as Brazil notched their sixth consecutive victory to put one foot...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 16, 2016) -   Argentina captain, Lionel Messi, has told the media in his home country, that he and his team-mates will no longer grant interviews, after a journalist claimed Ezequiel Lavezzi...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 16, 2016) -   Former Monaco striker Victor Ikpeba has predicted a bright future for Nigerian football following the Super Eagles impressive 3-1 win over Algeria in Uyo last weekend. The...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 15, 2016) - The Cameroonian Football Federation also known as Fecafoot has tasked its team Indomitable Lions to brace up for the challenge of beating Nigeria twice to boost their chances of qualifying...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 14, 2016) - Nigerian footballer, MIKEL Obi has again disagreed with Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr for the second time this week when he insisted he is not being shut out at his club Chelsea because...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 12, 2016) - Nigeria’s Super Eagles cruised past their Algerian opponents, the Fennecs, 3-1 in one of Saturday’s 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifiers in Africa. It was a Chelsea show for...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 11, 2016) - Technical Adviser of Nigeria’s national team, Gernot Rohr has revealed the reason behind John Mikel Obi’s current travails at English Premier League club, Chelsea. According...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 11, 2016) - John MIkel Obi ,the Super Eagles skipper has said that his team is ready to dig deep for a battle against the Greens in order to secure qualification for the Fifa World Cup John...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 10, 2016) - Algeria beat Nigeria 1-0 to win the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in 1990 in Algiers. According to CEOAFRICA’s source, Nigerian tribune, the Fennecs beat the Eagles...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 10, 2016) - The management of Nigeria Professional Football League side, FC Ifeanyi Ubah, have announced the appointment of Kenichi Yatsuhashi, a Japanese-American and former head coach of Accra...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 10, 2016) - The management of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Oyo State, has appointed and unveiled Mr Fatai Amoo, as the new head coach of the sports club. According to CEOAFRICA’s...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 09, 2016) - Former Shooting Stars captain, Ogbein Fawole, 58, is dead. Fawole died on Monday afternoon at his Lagos residence. According to CEOAFRICA’s source, his brother, Harry Ogbein,...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 09, 2016) - Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has asked the Super Eagles to emerge victorious in their encounter with Algeria in the World Cup qualifying series. According...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 08, 2016) - Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has expressed satisfaction with the options he has in the squad, ahead of Saturday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria in Uyo. According...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 07, 2016) - FC IfeanyiUbah, the Nnewi-based Nigeria Professional Football League club yesterday won the 2016 Federation Cup competition after a 5-4 penalty shoot-out with Nasarawa United at the...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 07, 2016) - Twenty six years after his death, the brother of the late Sam Okwaraji, a former Super Eagles attacker, Pat Okwaraji, has said that the Nigerian government had not proven that the country...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 06, 2016) - Lagos, the commercial nerve centre of Nigeria will come alive tomorrow as two Nigeria Professional Football clubs, Nasarawa United and FC IfeanyiUbah do battle in the final of this...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 06, 2016) - Five state governors are billed to grace today’s Federation Cup final, at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos. Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in a release, disclosed that the...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 04, 2016) - Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has apologised on behalf of his agent for controversial comments which led to his exclusion from the Premier League team. According to CEOAFRICA’s...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 04, 2016) - Former Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas said he hoped to break Guangzhou Evergrande’s stranglehold on the Chinese Super League as he was unveiled as Shanghai SIPG’s new coach...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 04, 2016) - Former international player, Wahidi Akanni, on Friday advised the Head Coach of the Super Eagles, Salisu Yusuf to select outstanding players for the 2018 World Cup qualifier against...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Nov 03, 2016) - Super Eagles goalkeepers’ trainer, Aloy Agu is in pains over the latest report that shows that the team’s first choice keeper, Carl Ikeme won’t be fit for the match...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 29, 2016) - Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has called up captain Mikel John Obi, assistant captain Ahmed Musa, goalkeeper Carl Ikeme and 21 others for next month’s 2018...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 26, 2016) - Brazil’s 1970 World Cup-winning captain Carlos Alberto has died of a heart attack at the age of 72, former club Santos has announced. According to CEOAFRICA’s source,...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 25, 2016) - Athletics’ world body has decided not to investigate bribery claims against Qatar after a preliminary probe failed to find anything above “rumours” surrounding bidding...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 25, 2016) - Former Super Eagles midfielder, Emmanuel Amuneke has warned the Super Eagles defenders to be watchful of the duo of Riyad Mahrez and Islam Slimani ahead of next month’s 2018 FIFA...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 25, 2016) - Leicester City heroes Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, stars in their team’s fairytale run to the Premier League title last season, have been named on a 30-player longlist for the...
Read More...
Zimbabwe: (Oct 20, 2016) - GROUP A – Libreville   Gabon Burkina Faso Cameroon Guinea Bissau GROUP B – Franceville   Algeria Tunisia Senegal Zimbabwe GROUP...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 20, 2016) - All is not well with the Lazio football club as one of his former player is set to disgrace the club before the FIFA governing body. Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi is on the...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 18, 2016) - Brazil football legend Ronaldo da Lima has revealed that he prefers Real Madrid star player Cristiano Ronaldo over Barcelona star player Lionel Messi. Speaking during an interview on...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 17, 2016) - American  superstar Serena Williams has withdrawn from the elite WTA Finals in Singapore, saying she’s still working to recover from the shoulder troubles that hindered her...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 16, 2016) - The first leg (Futures 5) of the 16th edition of Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship ended at the weekend with players of Spain and Slovakia winning the men and women’s...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 15, 2016) - Ngerians have been shortlisted for the 2016 African Player of the Year award. Chelsea';s Mikel Obi is joined by Manchester City';s Kelechi Iheanacho and Leicester City';s...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 14, 2016) -   Atlectico Madrid and France forward, Antoine Griezmann, has responded to criticism from Bayern Munich and former France midfielder, Franck Ribery, that he is already over hyped.  ...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 14, 2016) - Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo said receiving his latest individual award is a “privilege” while adding that he would like to spend many more years with the Spanish...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 13, 2016) - The football game that Pope Francis organise , 'United for Peace' charity match in Rome witnessed some of the biggest stars on earth; Ronaldinho,  Francesco Totti ,Diego...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 13, 2016) - FIFA president Gianni Infantino’s plan to expand the World Cup faces a key test from Thursday at a meeting of world football’s top executives. Infantino wants to expand...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 13, 2016) - Ignored Super Eagles of Nigerian striker, Obafemi Martins, has been doing well in his Chinese club where he now ply is trade and yet he has not forgotten one thing that brings him joy...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 12, 2016) -   The chairman, League Management Company (LMC), Mallam Shehu Dikko has condemned the latest attempt by policemen to arrest him, describing it as outrageous.   Two unidentified...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 10, 2016) - Algeria led 1-0 at home in their World Cup qualifier against Nigeria though the match ended in a draw milovan-rajevacAlgerian national team coach Milovan Rajevac is upset after failing...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 09, 2016) - It rarely happens that Nigeria wins an away tournament qualifying match — but that was exactly what happened when the Super Eagles faced the Chipolopolo of Zambia in Ndola...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 08, 2016) -   Coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has congratulated the top scorer in the just-concluded 2015/16 Nigeria Professional Football League season, Gowin Obaje, after the Wikki...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 07, 2016) -   Nigeria  captain Mikel Obi vows  the Super Eagles will  go all guns blazing  against Zambia’s Chipolopolo in their  opening Russia  2018 World...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 07, 2016) -   Some officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), have arrived in Ndola, Zambia, ahead of Sunday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Zambia.  The advance...
Read More...
Nigeria: (Oct 07, 2016) -   Neymar scored one goal and set up two more as Brazil turned on the style with a 5-0 thrashing of Bolivia in South America’s 2018 World Cup qualifying competition on Thursday.  ...
Read More...