This article will introduce you to some of the most popular sports websites in Nigeria. These websites are visited by Nigerians at home and abroad who get informed about their favourites clubs, sportsmen and sports trends. They have thousands of monthly visitors and are updated regularly.
Here is a list of them below:
Founded by Sunny Obazu-Ojeagbase in 1995, Complete Sports is one of Nigeria’s top Newspaper housed by Complete Communications Limited – a pioneer sports publishing group in Nigeria. The newspaper which is one of the most widely read sports newspapers in Nigeria bases its publications on the exploits of sports personalities both at home and abroad.
An adjunct to Nigeria’s foremost sports radio stations, Brila FM, Brila.net was founded by Nigerian Sports analyst, Dr. Larry Izamoge. Brila is an all-around sports network that serves the latest sports news, sports radio, betting tips and lifestyle across its several platforms including Brilla FM, the Brila FM app, Youtube and Google Plus.
Most soccer enthusiasts and followers of football news in the country have the name, Goal.com, on their lips. This is largely due to the fact that the website has remained a reliable and relevant source for football information for many years since its launch. Operating in over 50 countries, they provide sports news on the latest transfers, contract deals, leagues and Cups, and teams. With these and their undeniable popularity worldwide, it is not hard to see why most football fans flock to the website their daily sports information.
Soccer.net.ng is one of Nigeria’s leading football websites serving fresh contents to readers on a daily basis. As an evidence of the site’s achievements, they emerged winner of the “Sports Blog of The Year” at the Nigerian Blog Awards in 2014. Soccer.net.ng pride themselves in the fact that their achievements are as a result of the hard work they put into serving trending football content from all over the world on a daily basis. Their audience spans over 150 countries including UK, USA, Canada, Portugal, Spain and many more.
Allnigeriasoccer.com is at the top of its game when it comes to all activities concerning Nigerian players based overseas such as the transfer market. Since its launch in 2010, the website has released various stories on the transfer of players, contract deals with clubs, and the contest for players among clubs. Allnigeriasoccer.com prides itself as one of the few African publications cited by top-notch European Sports Media, including Marca, Tipsbladet, and Fanatik.