There is not one black coach in the top leagues of Europe's five major championships and footballers are just as bitter as black actors in Hollywood....
Martin Kelly was Crystal Palace's unlikely goal-scoring hero as they knocked Premier League high-flyers Tottenham Hotspur out of the FA Cup with a 1-0 fifth-round win at White Hart Lane on Sunday....
Manchester City teenager Kelechi Iheanacho was on Thursday named in coach Sunday Oliseh's 24-man squad to face Swaziland in World Cup qualifying after initially being left out....
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has hinted that Victor Moses may be in Chelsea's plans for the upcoming Premier League season after his club were unable to extend his stay at the Britannia Stadium....
An opening day fixture of the new Nigeria Premier League season involving champions Kano Pillars has been postponed after armed robbers shot and wounded at least five players....
Manchester City and Ivory Coast midfield star Yaya Toure on Thursday became the first player to win four successive African Footballer of the Year awards....
Nigeria's scandal-hit football association elected Amaju Pinnick as its new president on Tuesday, after the front-runner was disqualified hours before the vote....
A vote to choose the new president and executive committee of Nigeria's troubled football association was delayed on Tuesday after the apparent arrest of the election chief, witnesses said....
Nigeria's embattled football association on Tuesday elects a new president and executive committee, hoping to draw a line under a leadership struggle that took the country to the brink of a FIFA ban....
The head of Nigeria's football association has sought a court injunction against the security services to prevent further "harassment" in the run-up to a crucial meeting, his lawyer said....
The Nigeria Premier League will resume next week after the country's referees called off a boycott of the competition in protest over a leadership crisis in the domestic game, organisers said on Friday....
Players and clubs on Friday joined a boycott of Nigeria's top flight league but the country's football association insisted that matches would go ahead as planned....
Nigeria's top flight football league was suspended on Wednesday after referees were directed not to take charges of matches in protest at a governance crisis in the domestic game....
Referees were on Wednesday directed not to take charge of matches in Nigeria's top flight in protest at the crisis gripping the game's domestic governing body....
France right-back Bacary Sagna dismissed suggestions that his recent move from Arsenal to Manchester City was motivated by greed, insisting it was only to do with personal ambition....
At first glance Group F looks like a one-horse race with Lionel Messi leading Argentina and a competitive challenge for second....
Bosnia boosted their confidence ahead of their first World Cup with a 1-0 friendly victory over Mexico on Tuesday that left 'El Tri' looking for answers....
The number of fixed football matches in Europe rose sharply last year and sporting authorities must take action urgently, a top organisation of betting firms said Tuesday....
Nigeria's World Cup warm-up friendly against Scotland in London on Wednesday is the subject of a match-fixing investigation by Britain's serious crime squad....
Nigeria's World Cup warm-up friendly against Scotland in London on Wednesday is reported to be the subject of a match-fixing investigation by police....
Nigeria's World Cup warm-up friendly against Scotland in London on Wednesday is reported to be the subject of a match-fixing investigation by police....