1.NFF orders Oliseh to Abuja Friday
 
The Nigeria Football Federation have ordered Coach, Sunday Oliseh to Abuja on Friday to defend his call-ups for next month’s crucial AFCON qualifiers against Egypt.
A top official said Oliseh will also be expected to discuss his game plan for the double header against Egypt.
Nigeria will first welcome group leaders Egypt to Kaduna, before a reverse fixture in Egypt two days later.
The Eagles training camp for the AFCON qualifiers is expected to open with players from the domestic league two weeks to the home game in Kaduna.
 
2.Nigeria Premier League: Pillars Down Rangers With Last-Gasp Winner
 
Kano Pillars came from a goal down to beat Enugu Rangers 2-1 in an opening day match of the Nigeria premier league on Sunday at the Sani Abacha Stadium in Kano
Elsewhere, MFM FC got off to a winning start with a 2-1 win at Nasarawa United,
At the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt, Champions Enyimba lost by a lone goal to Rivers United.
 
In other fixtures,
3SC 0-1 Lobi Stars
Sunshine Stars 1-1 Akwa United
Giwa fc 0-1 IfeanyiUbah
Ikorodu United 1-1 Abia Warriors,
Wikki 1-0 El Kanemi
Heartland 0-0 Warri Wolves
 
3.TP Mazembe win third CAF Super Cup title
 
CAF Champions League winners TP Mazembe clinched the 2016 CAF Super Cup title with a 2-1 win over Confederation Cup champions Etoile Sportive du Sahel weekend at Stade TP Mazembe in Lubumbashi.
As the Tunisians failed to complete the comeback, TP Mazembe were crowned champions of the 2016 CAF Super Cup for the third time, after clinching the title in 2010 and 2011.
TP Mazembe clinched their fifth CAF Champions League title after beating USM Alger on a 4-1 aggregate scoreline, while Étoile du Sahel defeated Orlando Pirates 2-1 on aggregate to win the CAF Confederation Cup.
 
4.ENGLISH FA CUP: Chelsea thumps Man City
 
Chelsea swept aside a below-strength Manchester City 5-1 to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.
Victor Moses and Emmanuel Emelike were among the goal scorers at Ewood Park where West Ham thrashed host Blackburn Rovers.
At White-Hart lane, Tottenham suffered a shocking 1-0 defeat to Crystal Palace
In the quarter-final pairings, Chelsea will travel to Everton while Reading host Crystal Palace, Watford will take on Arsenal or Hull City while West Ham will travel to Manchester United or Shrewsbury.
 
5.Spain – Liga BBVA

Levante  3 – 0    Getafe
Las Palmas  1 – 2  Barcelona
Espanyol  1 – 0  Deportivo La Coruna
Real Betis  1 – 1  Sporting Gijon
Celta Vigo  3 – 2    Eibar
Rayo Vallecano  2 – 2   Sevilla
Malaga  1 – 1  Real Madrid
Athletic Bilbao  0 – 1   Real Sociedad
Granada  1 – 2   Valencia
Atletico Madrid  0 – 0  Villarreal
 
6.Formula One: Mercedes reveal their 2016 car for title defence
 
World champions Mercedes have unveiled the car they hope will fire them to a hat-trick of consecutive Formula One titles.
With few changes to the sport's technical regulations the Silver Arrows will begin the season, which starts in Melbourne on the 20th of March.
On Tuesday, Hamilton and team-mate Nico Rosberg will take up test duties.
 
7.Love scores 29, leads Cavaliers past Thunder 115-92

Kevin Love scored 29 points to help the streaking Cavaliers roll past the Oklahoma City Thunder 115-92 on Sunday.
LeBron James had 25 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds, and Tristan Thompson had 14 points and 14 rebounds for Cleveland.
Kevin Durant scored 26 points and Russell Westbrook had 20 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds for Oklahoma City.

This Day in Sport 22nd Feb
1860 Organized baseball played in SF for 1st time
1996 Actress Halle Berry files for divorce from David Justice
 
Birthday in sports
1969 Brian Laudrup, Danish footballer
1973 Juninho Paulista, Brazilian footballer
1986 Rajon Rondo, American basketball player
 
 
Producer:-    Nwosu Blessing
Non-Linear-Editor:-  Prosper Michael

 

 

 

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