Sports

Okocha, Kanu, Amockachi, Ajunwa, Odegbami make 60 sports icons’ list

Members of the Super Eagles teams of 1980, 1994, Atlanta 1996 as well as track and Field and boxing stars dominated the list of the 60 sports icons that was unveiled during the celebration of Nigeria’s most oustanding sports icons of the last sixty years. The event which took place at the Velodrome of the […]

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FIFA, CAF, NFF, others celebrate Okocha at 47

The Nigeria Football Federation, Confederation of African Football, Bolton Wanders and Eintracht Frankfurt have celebrated with Jay-Jay Okocha on his 47th birthday. The midfielder is regarded as one of the greatest players from Africa, winning the Nigeria Player of the Year award seven times and twice scooped the BBC Africa best player prize. The governing […]

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Okocha: I regret not winning African Player Award

Former Super Eagles captain has exprfessed his disappointment at not winning the African Footballer of the Year award during his glittering career. Okocha is regarded as one of the best players to have ever come out of African continent but he did not claim the prestigious gong to cement his place among the greats. The […]