Thursday, May 28, 2020

Neymar Returns in Scoring Style as Brazil Beat Croatia

Neymar scored on his return to action on Sunday after three months out through injury as Brazil warmed up for the Russia 2018 World Cup with...

Late Rojo Goal Puts Paid to Super Eagles’ Russia 2018 Campaign

Nigeria’s 2018 FIFA World Cup run turned out on Tuesday at St Petersburg to be a brave but late rally as Argentina  beat them...

Mikel, Musa, 22 Others Called up for Algeria, Argentina games

Team captain Mikel Obi, Ahmed Musa and Ogenyi Onazi headline the list of 24 players which Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has invited...

No re-match with Pacquiao- Mayweather

According to a news report monitored on Sky News, Floyd Mayweather  has been linked with a box-office bout with UFC champion Conor McGregor, while...

World Cup: Super Eagles Reveal New Squad Numbers

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have revealed their new squad numbers ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup. The squad numbers were made  known via...

Football is More than a Religion in Nigeria- FIFA President

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has described Nigeria as a country with unquantifiable passion and love for football, and where football is more than a...

Champions League: Liverpool Rout Spartak to Top Group

Brazilian Philippe Coutinho struck a hat-trick as Liverpool crushed Spartak Moscow 7-0 on Wednesday to move into the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League as...

Spain’s Costa First Player to be Awarded World Cup Goal through...

  Diego Costa’s equaliser for Spain against Portugal on Friday was the first time a World Cup goal was awarded after a review from the Video Assistant...

Lampard Appointed Derby County Manager on Three-year Deal

Former Chelsea midfielder, Frank Lampard, has been appointed manager of Championship side Derby County, with the second-tier side announcing on Thursday that the 39-year-old had agreed...

Uruguay Beat Egypt with 89th-Minute Gimenez Goal

Jose Gimenez thumped home a powerful 89th-minute header to give Uruguay a dramatic victory over heartbroken Egypt in a World Cup Group A game...

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...

Brazilian Midfielder Kaka Retires at Age 35

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid midfielder Kaka announced on Sunday that he was retiring from football. The devout 35-year old Brazilian wrote on Twitter:...

Failure to Score: Ighalo Reacts to Death Threat to Family

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has reacted to the alleged death threat issued to his family in Lagos on the social media due to...

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...

Russia 2018: Leicester Back Iheanacho, Musa, Ndidi, Schmeichel for World Cup...

Premier League club Leicester City have backed four of their players, Super Eagles trio Ahmed Musa, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi and Danish goalkeeper Kasper...

Hat-trick Hero Ronaldo Denies Spain in Six-goal Thriller

Portugal’s  captain Cristiano Ronaldo scored a stunning late free kick to complete a World Cup hat-trick and rescue a dramatic 3-3 draw in an...

Neuer Returns but Unable to Stop Germany Losing to Austria

Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer made his comeback from a nine-month injury break on Saturday but was unable to prevent the world champions suffering a surprise 2-1...

Breaking news: The UEFA Champions League last-16 draw is out

The UEFA Champions League last -16 draw is out according to reports. Juventus is to face Tottenham Hotspur while Basle will face Manchester City. FC...

Jose Antonio Reyes: Former Arsenal winger Star Dies Aged 35

Former Arsenal winger Jose Antonio Reyes has died in a car accident aged 35, Spanish club Sevilla have announced. "We couldn't offer any worse news",...

AFCON 2019: Group B is Difficult- Musa, Rohr

Super Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa has described Group B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations as a difficult one. In an interview shortly after...

Fulham Back in Premier League with Playoff Win over Aston Villa

Fulham returned to the Premier League after a four-year absence as Tom Cairney scored the winner in a 1-0 victory over Aston Villa in...

Nigeria Match was a Difficult Game-Messi

Lionel Messi, the Argentine ace player, who scored the opening goal against Nigeria in the last group D match of the FIFA World Cup...

Sane Dropped, Neuer Makes Germany World Cup Squad

Leroy Sane was a surprise omission from Joachim Loew’s final Germany squad for the World Cup finals on Monday as goalkeeper Manuel Neuer was named among...

Perez Replaces Lanzini in Argentina World Cup Squad

Argentina have called up River Plate midfielder Enzo Perez as a last-minute replacement for injured Manuel Lanzini, the Argentine Football Association said on Saturday. The...

It will be fire-fire against Argentina’-Musa

Ahmed Musa, Super Eagles two goals hero in Nigeria’s defeat of Iceland at Volgograd, on Friday said the game against Argentina will be a tough one...

Salah Emerges Caf Player of the Year Back to Back

Egypt and Liverpool forward, Mohammed Salah has been named 2018 Confederation of African Football Player of the Year for the second consecutive year. He held...

Nigeria has a Team for the Future- Pinnick

Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed confidence in the future of the Super Eagles despite the team’s 3-2 loss...

Soccer: Afobe Puts Bournemouth Ahead of Nations Cup

Bournemouth striker, Benik Afobe, has pulled out of the African Nations Cup finals to stay with his Premier League team despite recently switching his...

World Cup: Ronaldo’s Solo Goal Crashes out Morocco

Cristiano Ronaldo drilled in a fourth minute header to give Portugal a 1-0 lead over Morocco at halftime in their World Cup Group B...

Buhari Congratulates Former Eagles Coach, Onigbinde, at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined all sportsmen and sports loving Nigerians to congratulate former Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Adegboye Onigbinde, on his...

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