You think you’re a true football fan? Identify up to 8 of these Nigerian footballers to prove it.
Champions League round of 16 games continue tonight, and after Ronaldo and Juventus got eliminated by Pepe and Porto, everyone is looking forward to the game in Paris tonight to see if Messi and Barcelona can defeat PSG in a second leg tie again. If somehow, that happens, and you’re a Ronaldo fan, we have […]
Let’s get on the same page: Kolo beating is a football game that was invented by the devil. Let me explain how it’s played (Or at least how I remember playing it). A group of bored and sweaty young men get a ball-or a piece of paper or a plastic bottle, anything that can be […]
“A Week In The Life” is a weekly Zikoko series that explores the working-class struggles of Nigerians. It captures the very spirit of what it means to hustle in Nigeria and puts you in the shoes of the subject for a week. The subject of today’s “A Week In The Life” is Anthonia, an amateur footballer. […]
What does “Offside” even mean??
If there’s anything Nigerians love, it is football. They eat, sleep, dream and live the damn sport. Not going to lie, it’s a beautiful game. The problem is, every Nigerian man assumes every other Nigerian man watches football and can’t imagine that some don’t. If you’re one of those Nigerian men who don’t like football, […]
Will Juventus win the cup for the 10th time in a row?
Maybe your father is a government secondary school Principal who never lets you out, or you’re female and you wonder what goes on in those hot, stuffy places men go to watch football, then this is for you. Here are 5 kinds of people in football viewing centres: 1. Olote (Hater) These ones are NFAs […]
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Favour over labour is a movement.
Football season may be on hold but the memories are forever. How many past winners of the African Cup of Nations can you guess? Take the quiz below to find out:
Football can be rewarding and can also be very frustrating. However, there are moments that remind us of why we started watching in the first place because of how magical they are. How many do you remember?
Defending Nigeria from goals and diseases is all in a day’s work.
We know everything you’ve been thinking as you’ve waited for the Premier League…
I’m here to comfort you.
We can bet on it.
Hassen, our Hero.
No, seriously, they actually won!
Here’s the truth guys!
When you are his second priority.
He might make the Guinness World Records!
He released a single in 1994.
Watford beat Man-U like a thief in Idumota market.
They came, they played, they won.
Here's a rabbit hole of stories to lose yourself in: