Monday, May 25, 2020

Bayern Munich Return to Winning Ways After COVID-19 Break

League leaders Bayern Munich returned to winning ways with a 2-0 victory over FC Union Berlin away from home after several weeks of German Bundesliga break,...

FIFA Postpones “The Best Awards” Ceremony

FIFA’s The Best awards ceremony, scheduled to be held in Milan on September 21, has been postponed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. The...

Super Eagles Legend, Finidi George, Named in La Liga’s African Best...

Former Super Eagles star, Finidi George, has been named among the all-time African Best XI footballers in the Spanish La Liga. In a list compiled...

Italian Football League to Resume June 13

There is a "99%" chance the Italian government will allow Serie A to resume on 13 June, the head of the country's Olympic committee...

English Premier League may Return June 12

The UK government has said it is "opening the door" for the return of professional football in England in June. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden said...

Ighalo Rated Second-richest African Footballer in EPL

Former Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has been ranked second-richest African footballer aged 30 and below in the English Premier League. The raking by The...

Anthony Joshua Rated Second-richest Sportsman in UK

Nigerian-born Britsh World heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, has been ranked the second-richest sportsperson in the United Kingdom. In the ranking done by The Sunday Times,...

FIFA Postpones Women U-17 World Cup by Three Months

World Football governing body, FIFA, on Tuesday announced the postponement of women’s Under-17 World Cup. The tournament which was initially scheduled to be held in...

I’m Looking Beyond Pulev, I Want to Beat Fury, Says Anthony...

Nigerian-born British Unified heavyweight champio, Anthony Joshua has said he is  looking past mandatory contender Kubrat Pulev. He said his primary focus is a unification...

PSG Ready to Pay £50m for Ndidi

Nigerian and Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, is on the radar of Ligue 1 champions, Paris St.Germain. The Foxes’ midfielder has had a fine season...

Former Defender Advises Premiere League to Resume Season in New Location

Former Manchester United and England defender, Gary Neville, has advised the Premiere League Association that the best way to resume the 2019/2020 season is...

IOC May Cancel Tokyo Olympics

The postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be cancelled if the coronavirus pandemic isn’t brought under control by next year. The organising committee’s president made this...

Arsenal Players to Resume Training Next Week

Arsenal’s squad will be allowed back to their training ground from next week following weeks of forced coronavirus holiday. The club stressed they would still...

Don’t Expect Big-Money Transfers this Summer, United Boss, Ed Woodward, Warns...

Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has said speculation about transfers for "hundreds of millions of pounds this summer" is ignoring the "realities that...

COVID-19: Ajax Denied Title as KNVB Ends Eredivise League Season

The Royal Netherlands Football Association (KNVB) has ended this season's Eredivisie season after the country's government banned football matches till September 1 due to...

FIFA to Share $150m Covid-19 Relief Fund to Member Nations

World football governing body, FIFA, has announced plans to release $150 million to its member football associations to help handle financial troubles caused by...

England’s World Cup Legend, Norman Hunter, Dies of Coronavirus Complications

Leeds United legend and World Cup winner Norman Hunter has died at the age of 76 after contracting coronavirus. Hunter was taken to hospital last...

Uefa plans Champions League Final for 29 August

Uefa is working to plans that would see the Champions League final end the 2019-20 football season on 29 August. European football's governing body will...

United to Offer Ighalo £200k Pay Cut for Permanent Move

Former Super Eagles star, Odion Ighalo, has reportedly been told that he would have to accept a staggering £200,000-a-week wage cut if he wants...

England and Chelsea Legend, Peter Bonetti, Dies at 78

Former Chelsea and England goalkeeper, Peter Bonetti,  has died at the age of 78 following a long-term illness. “All of us at Chelsea Football Club...

Covid-19: Liverpool Hero, Kenny Dalglish, out of Hospital

Liverpool legend Sir Kenny Dalglish has been released from hospital after testing positive for coronavirus. Dalglish, 69, was admitted to hospital on Wednesday for treatment...

Osimhen is Destined for Greatness, Says Ighalo

Manchester United striker, Odion Ighalo, has said his compatriot and  Lille forward, Victor Osimhen, is the future of the Super Eagles. Ighalo quit with the...

Covid-19: No Football until Things are Hundred Percent Normal – Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has said that “no match” is worth “risking a single human life for.” He said the world football’s governing body would...

Liverpool Legend, Kenny Dalglish, Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Former Liverpool player and manager Kenny Dalglish has tested positive for coronavirus. Dalglish is said to be in hospital but is showing no symptoms. Dalglish was...

Despite Fresh Conditions, Rohr Vows to Sign New NFF Contract

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has said he wants to continue in his position with the national team irrespective of new conditions on the...

Bayern Munich Extend Mueller’s Contract to 2023

Bundesliga Giants, Bayern Munich,  on Tuesday announced that Thomas Mueller's contract has been extended to 2023. The 30-year old forward joined the reigning champions in...

Brazilian Side, Botofogo, Tempts Mikel Obi with $2m Deal

Former Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, may be set to join Brazilian Serie A club, Botafogo, on an 18-month deal. The former Chelsea midfielder...

Neymar Secretly Donates over N348m to COVID-19 Fight

PSG superstar, Neymar, has been revealed as the anonymous donor who gave 5 million Brazilian real (£775,000/$950,000/ N348,650,000) to the fight against coronavirus. The PSG...

Coronavirus Crisis will End ‘Unhealthy’ Spending in Football, Says Bayern Legend,...

Bayern Munich chairman, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, has said the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic will stop the “unhealthy” inflation of player wages and transfer...

Joshua’s Title Defence against Pulev Postponed over Coronavirus 

Matchroom Sport, on Friday, announced the official postponement of the heavywight title fight between British boxer, Anthony Joshua and Bulgarian, Kubrat Pulev due to...

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