30 years after Jay-Jay Okocha's wonder strike for Frankfurt vs. Karlsruhe, giving legendary goalkeeper Oliver Kahn and five defenders the runaround, the goal has been recreated in his home country of Nigeria.
26 Mar 2021
President Joe Biden launches a new goal of administering 200 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine in the United States within his first 100 days in office, double his original pledge. "No other country in the world has even come close, not even close, to what we are doing," he says in his first press conference since taking office on January 20.
22 Mar 2021
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20 Mar 2021
Friday’s Champions League draws drew up some interesting quarter-final clashes. Holders Bayern Munich will face last year’s beaten finalists Paris Saint-Germain, Liverpool take on their conquerors in the 2018 final Real Madrid, Premier League leaders Manchester City are up against Borussia Dortmund, while Chelsea will square up against Portuguese giants Porto. Solomon Fowowe and Sola Oyeniyi discussed the draws and shared their thoughts on who may likely progress to the last-four of the world’s most glamorous club competition.
15 Mar 2021
The North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham has always been a massive game, but last weekend it carried particular weight as Arsenal's win against Tottenham shows steady progress under Arteta.
13 Mar 2021
The North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham has always been a massive game, but this weekend it will carry particular weight as both teams look to end a gruelling campaign in style. Jose Mourinho’s Spurs are however in better form heading into Sunday’s derby against Mikel Arteta’s Gunners at the Emirates Stadium as they are the only team in the English Premier League to have won their last three matches. But can they extend that run into the derby? Get more on The Nutmeg, showing exclusively on the YouTube page of Guardian Nigeria. Just click the link in our bio and do remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel.
1 Jul 2020
Barcelona gave up more ground to Real Madrid in La Liga's title race on Tuesday after being held to a 2-2 draw at home to Atletico Madrid as a second half penalty from Saul cancelled out Lionel Messi's 700th career goal.
25 Mar 2020
Nigeria won her first Africa Cup of Nations in 1980. Segun Odegbami's first-half brace and Mudashiru Lawal's effort in the second-half powered Nigeria to a 3-0 victory past Algeria as they grabbed their first Afcon trophy 40 years ago. And later won the second in 1994 and the third in 2013 but were losing finalists in 1984, 1988, 1990 and 2000.
1 Mar 2020
"There is VAR. The whole stadium saw Jesus push Ramos!" Vinicius Junior was not happy with ManCity's opening goal.
17 Feb 2020
Solomon Fowowe talks about the important questions about the ban on Manchester City Football Club.
14 Dec 2019
Solomon Fowowe looks at the Arsenal vs Man City match and probable strategies each coach might deploy. Can Ljungberg outfox Guardiola tactically?
7 Dec 2019
Solomon Fowowe and guest this week discusses Man City vs Man Utd match and if Solskjaer can lead Utd to a big win at Etihad.