Monday, January 20, 2020

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...

Liverpool FC Forward, Sadio Mane, is CAF 2019 Player of the...

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has been crowned as Africa’s 2019 Player of the Year for the first time at an awards gala in Egypt...

Ronaldo Hits Record 56th Hat-trick as Juventus Thrash Cagliari 4-0

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first Serie A hat-trick as Juventus beat Cagliari on Monday. Ronaldo took advantage of a Ragnar Klavan error early in the...

CAF Shortlists Nigerian Referee for 2020 CHAN

A Nigerian referee, Samuel Pwadutakam, has been included in the list of referees expected to officiate in the 2020 African Nations Championship preparation course...

Sunshine Stars FC Player Missing

One of the Nigerian clubs playing in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) has declared one of its players missing. Sunshine Stars Football Club which...

West Ham Appoint David Moyes as Manager for Second Time

David Moyes has been appointed as West Ham’s manager and will return for a second spell at the club. The 55-year-old Scot has signed an...

Tammy Abraham’s Strike Sinks Arteta’s Arsenal at Emirates 

Chelsea came from a goal down to defeat Arsenal 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium in an exciting Premier League encounter on Sunday afternoon.  The game...

West Ham FC Boss Sacked.

West Ham FC  has parted ways with its manager, Manuel Pellegrini. The club has been having a poor run of form lately, almost sitting in...

Anceloti Makes it Two out of Two as Everton Beat Newcastle

Dominic Calvert-Lewin's double saw off Newcastle at St James' Park to make it two wins from two for Carlo Ancelotti at the start of...

United Boss, Solskjaer, Criticizes Festive Fixture Pile-up

Manchester United’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has complained about the “unfair” packed programme of fixtures over Christmas and New Year. United play their final league match...

Pinnick Reveals New Clauses in Proposed Contract Renewal for Rohr

Nigeria Football Federation president, Amaju Pinnick, has disclosed that negotiations between the federation and Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Genort Rohr over a new contract...

Swedish Legend, Ibrahimovic, Set to Return to AC Milan

Sweden legend,  Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has reportedly reached agreement to join AC Milan on an initial six-month contract. Ibrahimovic has accepted Milan’s proposal and is ready...

United Fight Back to Beat Newcastle 4-1 at Old Trafford

France striker, Anthony Martial, scored twice as Manchester United came from behind to hammer Newcastle United and move four points off a Champions League...

Nigeria’s Obafemi on Target as Southampton Stun Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea slumped to another shock home setback, losing 2-0 to Southampton, on Boxing Day. After the highs of victory at Spurs as Frank Lampard got...

Arsenal Winger Undecided about Nigeria

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka, who is eligible to play for both Nigeria and England, says he is weighing up his international options but will not...

Mikel Arteta Returns to Arsenal as Manager, Signs Three and a...

Arsenal have announced the appointment of Mikel Arteta as their new manager to replace Unai Emery, who was recently sacked. The announcement of Arteta on...

Chinese TV Removes Arsenal vs Man City Match from Broadcast Schedule...

China state broadcaster CCTV has removed the screening of the game between Arsenal and Manchester City in the Premier League following Mesut Ozil's criticism...

Jurgen Klopp Signs New Contract with Liverpool

Liverpool’s mercurial manager, Jurgen Klopp, has signed a new five year contract at Liverpool. The new deal will be keeping him at the Merseyside...

Napoli Name Gattuso as New Manager

Former AC Milan gaffer, Gennaro Gattuso has been named as the new manager of Italian side, Napoli.  The Italian World Cup winner will replace Carlo...

I am Ready to Face Wilder, others, Says Anthony Joshua

The WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight title holder, Anthony Joshua, has called out the WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, saying he is ready to...

Russia Banned from Olympics

Russia on Monday has been banned from the taking part in the Olympics and other major world championships after sporting officials decided to punish...

Joshua Defeat Andy Ruiz Jnr to Reclaim Heavyweight Title, May Face...

British boxer, Anthony Joshua retrieved his heavyweight title on Saturday night in Saudi Arabia with a victory over Mexican pugilist, Andy Ruiz Jnr.  Six months...

Dessers Yet Again Expresses Desire to Play for Nigeria 

Dutch Eredivisie side, Heracles Almelo’s Cyriel Dessers has yet again expressed his desire to play for the Nigerian Super Eagles. Dessers is the leading Nigerian...

Messi Picks Record Sixth Ballon d’Or

Barcelona and Argentine forward, Lionel Messi has become the first player in history to win the Ballon d'Or six times. Messi beat Liverpool defender, Virgil...

Nigerian Sports Award 2019: Ighalo, Ese Brume, Opeyori Win Big

Shanghai Shenhua forward, Odion Ighalo emerged Nigeria's Footballer of the Year at the Nigerian Sports Award on Friday night.  The former Super Eagles striker beat...

Breaking: Arsenal Sack Unai Emery as Manager, Ljunberg Takes Over

Arsenal have finally sacked Unai Emery as their manager.  The decision was arrived at after a board meeting on Friday following a poor start to...

Ighalo, Osimhen, Ndidi Make CAF Player of the Year Award List

Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo, Victor Osimhen and Wilfred Ndidi have been shortlisted for the 2019 CAF Men Footballer of the Year award. Ighalo who retired from...

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