This Post got me crying 😭 This is the Story of how Cristiano Ronaldo’s friend helped him got Signed into the Football Academy at the expense of his own career… Wow!!! This is the original definition of the word “Friend“. The way Cristiano Ronaldo is paying him back is worth it also. Read the story […]
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UEFA has told its referees to protect players better by clamping down on serious foul play in European club competitions. UEFA’s chief refereeing officer Pierluigi Collina has asked officials to take firm action against players who commit reckless challenges In a statement, Collina said: “We need to have players playing, so they must be protected […]
FIFA has rejected Neymar’s denouncement against Barcelona for alleged unpaid bonuses. The Brazilian forward had demanded he be payed a €40m bonus which had reportedly been withheld by the Catalan club following his exit last summer. Now that FIFA has communicated their decision to the player’s representatives and the club, the case will now enter the […]
Former Super Eagles defender, Uche Okechukwu, who was a member of the all-conquering Super Eagles squad to the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia, before shaking the world by reaching the Second Round of the Fifa World Cup USA ‘94, is now a professional hunter. Twitter user @Imamdimam who shared a tweet about Uche […]
Jose Mourinho has said that there is “no sense” in selling his star goalkeeper David de Gea. David De Gea, who was close to leaving Old Trafford for Real Madrid in 2015, continues to be linked with a move to Real Madrid as part of of a potential squad overhaul Manchester United boss Mourinho has […]
Kenya-born French long-distance runner, Abraham Kiprotich, has won the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon 42km race. The 32-year-old Kenyan born athlete finished the race in a time of 2:15:04 on Saturday, February 10, and will walk away with the $50,000 prize money. While Herpha Guta, an Ethiopian, won the women edition of the competition […]
Alexis Sanchez says he left Arsenal for rivals Manchester United because he believes he has a better chance of winning “everything” at Old Trafford. Sanchez ended speculation over his future when he completed a switch to United in January despite rumours linking him to Premier League leaders Manchester City. The deal saw Armenian playmaker Henrikh […]
Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich, would have to cough up a staggering £26.7million in severance pay, to sack Antonio Conte as manager. Conte’s future at Stamford Bridge is in doubt, following a poor run of results. UK Mirror reports that the Italian’s future could be decided this month, when they take on Barcelona in the Champions […]
Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez has concluded plans to replace manager, Zinedine Zidane with Germany boss, Joachim Low. A source at Santiago Bernabeu told Spanish, Mundo Deportivo, that Low’s “methodology, personality and attitude” have convinced the Blancos chief, who is planning ahead of 2018-19 season. Real Madrid have had a disastrous 2017-2018 season. Massimiliano Allegri, […]
Brazil great Ronaldo has urged his former club Real Madrid to sign compatriot Neymar from French giants Paris Saint-Germain. Ronaldo says Los Blancos need the best players and Neymar, who completed a world-record €222million move from Barcelona to PSG last year, is arguably the best at the moment. Neymar, who recently turned 26, continues to […]
Former Chelsea assistant coach, Ray Wilkins, has blamed the club’s former Technical Director, Michael Emenalo, for the club’s current poor form. According to him, manager, Antonio Conte, is paying for the mistakes of Emenalo. Reports in the British media claim that Conte is on the brink of being sacked following back-to-back defeats against Bournemouth and […]
Patrice Evra has completed his free transfer to West Ham and signed a contract until the end of the season. Patrice Evra arrived at the club’s Rush Green training complex on Wednesday morning before passing a medical and signing a deal which expires at the end of the 2017/18 season. Everton were also interested in […]
The Professional Footballers’ Association is offering to mediate between Riyad Mahrez and Leicester City. The PFA offered assistance last week but Riyad Mahrez and the club have yet to take up offer from players’ union. We understand the PFA continue to monitor the Algerian’s on-going issue of absence from training. Mahrez missed training again on […]
Jesse Lingard has issued an apology after a frivolous tweet was published from his official account during Manchester United’s memorial service to mark the 60th anniversary of the Munich air disaster. Jesse Lingard joined teammates and senior club figures yesterday for a ceremony at Old Trafford, which included a minute’s silence at 3.04pm to mark […]
Manchester United striker Alexis Sanchez has struck a deal with Spanish authorities to accept a 16-month suspended jail sentence for tax fraud in return for avoiding a trial. Sanchez, who joined United from Arsenal last month, faced being tried over a one-million-euro ($1.23 million) fraud linked to image rights in 2012 and 2013 during his […]
Antonio Conte won’t be sacked as Chelsea manager in the short term at least after being granted a stay of execution by club owner Roman Abramovich, newspapers in Britain report. Conte was widely expected to get binned after the stuttering Premier League champions suffered a humiliating 4-1 defeat against Watford on Monday night, their second […]
Paris Saint-Germain captain, Thiago Silva, says it is harder to defend against Barcelona star, Lionel Messi than Real Madrid forward, Ronaldo. The Brazilian international, who is set to come up against Ronaldo led Los Blancos in the Champions League last 16 at the Santiago Bernabeu, spoke in favour of Messi. “It’s harder to defend against […]
Nigerian technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, has reacted to the Super Eagles outing at the just concluded All African Nations Championship in Morocco. The Franco-German praised the Salisu Yusuf’s team’s performance despite a 4-0 humiliating in the hands of the host in the final on Sunday. Rohr’s assistant, Salisu Yusuf, led the country to their best-ever […]
The estranged parents of Tottenham Hotspur and England star, Dele Alli are pleading for the superstar to accept them back in his life, after they had abandoned the footballer. The 21-year-old attacking midfielder is born to a Nigerian father, Kehinde Alli, a multi-millionaire businessman and British mother, Denise who both abandoned him when he was […]
Morocco has emerged winners of this year’s African Nations Championship (CHAN) after trashing Nigeria’s Super Eagles 4 – 0. With a brace from Zakaria Hadraf, the Moroccan team dominated the Eagles. Peter Eneji Moses also got a red card at the beginning of the 2nd half after which the team conceded 3 more goals.