Thursday, February 20, 2020

Coronavirus: Ighalo Training Alone Ahead of Chelsea Clash

Manchester United's new star, Odion Ighalo, is training away from the club’s Carrington training ground this week as a precautionary measure following his arrival...

Plateau United Suspends Training to Honour Late Head Coach

The management of Nigeria Professional Football League side, Plateau United of Jos, has suspended the team's Thursday training to honour its Head Coach, Audu...

NFF Appoints Joseph Yobo as Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach

The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed former Super Eagles’ defender and captain Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the team. He replaces Imama Amapakabo in...

Coronavirus Forces Ighalo to Miss Man United‘s Training Camp

New star on the block, Odion Ighalo, has been dropped from Manchester United’s training camp in Spain due to emerging regulations aimed at checking...

Kenya’s David Barmasai Wins Lagos City Marathon, Clinches $50,000 Cash Prize

A Kenyan, David Barmasai, has emerged the winner of the 2020 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Barmasai crossed the finish line in 2 hours, 10...

Ronaldo @35: I thought I would End up as Local Fisherman

Birthday boy, Cristiano Ronaldo, has revealed that he envisaged becoming a fisherman on the shores of Madeira as a boy — not one of...

Buhari Appoints Amokachi as Nigeria’s Football Ambassador

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed retired Nigerian professional footballer, former Super Eagles player and Assistant Coach, Daniel Amokachi, Nigeria’s Football Ambassador. A statement from Garba...

German Tennis Club Signs Nigerian Star, Aruna Quadri

A Nigerian Table Tennis player, Aruna Quadri, has been signed by a top club in the German Bundesliga Table Tennis league after the world...

FIFA Boss, Infantino, Wants AFCON to Hold Every Four Years

FIFA boss, Gianni Infantino has told African football leaders that he wants their continental Cup of Nations to be played every four years as...

I’m Here to help Man United Finish Well – Ighalo

Nigrian striker, Odion Ighalo, has said becoming a Manchester United player is a dream come true. Ighalo sealed a last-gasp Deadline Day loan move to...

Ronaldo Breaks 15-Year-Old Scoring Record for Juventus

Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has now scored in nine successive games for the Seria A champions, becoming the first player to do so since...

Red Devils Confirm Ighalo’s Capture

Premier League giants, Manchester United have confirmed the capture of ex-Nigerian international, Odion Ighalo on loan.  The Red Devils, on their official website, announced the...

Man United to Sign Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo on Loan

Manchester United have signed former Watford striker Odion Ighalo from Shanghai Shenhua on loan until the end of the season. The deal to bring the...

Thiem Dumps World Number One, Nadal, out of Australian Open

Dominic Thiem stunned Rafael Nadal to send the world number one out of the 2020 Australian Open. The Austrian therefore set up a semi-final clash...

United Legend, Wayne Rooney, may Face Former Team in FA Cup...

Derby County player-coach, Wayne Rooney, could face his former side Manchester United in the fifth round of the FA Cup if Derby can get...

Kobe Bryant’s Last Words

Basketball Legend and LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant who died on Sunday in a helicopter along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna. In his last words...

Basketball Legend, Kobe Bryant, Dies in Helicopter Crash

American basketball legend, Kobe Bryant, has been killed in a helicopter crash in the city of Calabasas, California. Bryant was travelling in a private helicopter...

Barcelona Suffer Shock 2-0 Loss at Valencia

Barcelona’s new manager, Quique Setien, suffered his first defeat as Valencia claimed their first home win over the Spanish champions since 2007. The hosts broke...

Iheanacho Scores Lone Goal as Leicester Beat Brentford in FA Cup

Nigeria’s Kelechi Iheanacho scored the only goal as Leicester City held off a spirited second-half effort from Championship promotion chasers Brentford to reach the...

Former Super Eagles Star, Victor Moses, Joins Inter on Loan

Former Super Eagles attacker, Victor Moses, has signed for Inter Milan on a loan till the end of the season. According to the details of...

10-man Arsenal Hold Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

10 man Arsenal on Tuesday night salvaged a point against London rivals, Chelsea, at the Stamford Bridge in a midweek Premier League clash. Arsenal came...

Man United’s Talisman out for Six Weeks with Stress Fracture

Manchester United and England striker, Marcus Rashford, could be out for six weeks with a stress fracture, the club manager,  Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has...

Nigeria‘s in-form Striker, Victor Osimhen, Fires Lille into French Cup Next...

Red-hot Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, on Saturday  grabbed a 92nd minute goal to hand Lille next round place in the Coupe de France. Osimhen increased...

Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua, Presents Title Belts to Buhari

Nigeria-born British heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, has presented his belts to President Muhammadu Buhari. The Pugilist, who reclaimed his titles from Mexican boxer, Andy Ruiz...

Barcelona Sack Valverde, Appoint Quique Setien

Spanish giants, Barcelona on Monday parted ways with manager, Ernesto Valverde and appointed Quique Setien as his replacement. Valverde was relieved of his position following...

Wikki Tourists FC Fires Technical Officers as Team Suffers Home...

A new Technical Adviser has been appointed for Wikkitouristsfc. He is Usman Abdullah Shariff. He replaces Garba Ibrahim who has been redeployed to the Bauchi...

Real Beat City Rivals, Atletico Madrid, on Penalties to Win Super...

Captain Sergio Ramos scored the decisive spot-kick as Real Madrid beat Atletico Madrid 4-1 on penalties to win the reformed Spanish Super Cup. The Spanish...

Atlético Madrid Fightback to Beat Barcelona 3-2 in Super Cup

Angel Correa scored late on as Atletico Madrid stunned Barcelona 3-2 in Saudi Arabia to reach the Spanish Super Cup final. Koke's clinical strike put...

African Footballer of the Year Award: Liberian President Congratulates Saido Mane 

Liberian President, George Weah, has Congratulated Senegal and Liverpool forward, Saido Mane for winning the African Footballer of the Year award.  Mane beat club mate,...

Dalung to Oshoala: You are a Shining Star

A former Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Selcap Dalung has eulogized Super Falcons and Barcelona FC striker Asisat Oshoala on her award...

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