The Coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has spoken on Nigeria’s chances of shining at the 2018 World Cup billed on be hosted by Russia. The Gernman tactician stated that if Nigeria failed to go pass the group stage, it would be that the other teams in the group performed better.
Portland Trail Blazers’ Nigerian star, Al Farouq Aminu, has been selected in the initial squad of eight players to feature for Team Africa at the 2018 National Basketball Association (NBA) African Game. It is the third time that the game will be holding and it is scheduled for Saturday August 4 at the Sun Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Econet Media’s pan-African broadcast network, Kwesé has signed John Obi Mikel as the first official brand ambassador for the brand. The former UEFA Champions League, Premier League and now Chinese Super League player, will represent the dynamic broadcaster’s services and initiatives across the continent starting with the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.
FIFA has announced the winning slogans for the 32 teams participating in the 2018 World Cup in Russia this summer. The slogans will feature on the buses of the competing teams as they travel across the country during the tournament, which will take place in 11 Russian host cities from June 14 to July 15. The slogan were published on the football’s governing body website fifa.com
LeBron James said he "tried to squeeze the orange until there was no more juice", after leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA finals.
James scored 35 points, 15 rebounds and nine assists as the Cavs beat the Boston Celtics 87-79 to clinch the Eastern Conference finals series 4-3.
It will be the eighth finals in a row for James - and a fourth for the Cavs.