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Manchester United Want More From De Gea

Manchester United’s perfect record under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has brought renewed hope to the club, but qualifying for the Champions League will still be ‘difficult’, goalkeeper David De Gea has said. Sixth-placed United have won all six league games since the Norwegian replaced Jose Mourinho to close the gap on fourth-placed Chelsea from […]

Espanyol Sign “China’s Maradonna”

Prolific forward Wu Lei, dubbed “the Chinese Maradona”, has signed for struggling Espanyol in La Liga, the Spanish club and Shanghai SIPG said on Monday. The 27-year-old was top scorer in the Chinese Super League (CSL) last season, hitting 27 goals to play a major part in SIPG’s maiden title success. “The new blue and […]

Monaco In More Trouble After Henry’s Exit

Monaco suffered another damaging defeat as they lost 2-0 at Dijon in Ligue 1 on Saturday, just 24 hours after reappointing former boss Leonardo Jardim to take over from the sacked Thierry Henry. Former France and Arsenal star Henry was suspended and later axed by Monaco after just two wins in the league since his […]

Monaco Send Thierry Henry Packing, Recall Jardim

Leonardo Jardim returned for a second spell as Monaco coach on Friday, just over three months after he was sacked, the struggling French Ligue 1 club announced. Jardim replaces Thierry Henry who was suspended Thursday and then sacked Friday with the team second-from-bottom in the French top division with just 15 points. Portuguese coach Jardim, […]

Police Quit Search For Emiliano Sala

Police have ended their search for Premier League player Emiliano Sala, saying the chances of finding the Argentine alive three days after his plane went missing over the Channel were “extremely remote”. The light aircraft transporting the 28-year-old striker, who signed for Cardiff City at the weekend, disappeared from radar around 20 kilometres (12 miles) […]

Mikel Obi Signs New Deal In England With Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough have signed Super Eagles captain and former Chelsea midfielder Mikel Obi on a short-term deal, the Championship club said on Thursday. The 31-year-old is arriving at the English league second-tier clubside Riverside Stadium as a free agent. This is after leaving China’s Tianjin Teda at the end of the Chinese Super League season in […]

Rafael Nadal Conquers Tsitsipas

Rafael Nadal demolished Greek rising star Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-2, 6-4, 6-0 to enter the men’s singles final of the Australian Open on Thursday. Nadal last won the tournament in 2009 and is hoping to win the second trophy and the 18th Grand slam overall. The second seeded Spaniard looked at ease in the first set […]

Ismaily Sporting Club Expelled From Champions League By CAF

Egyptian club Ismaily have been disqualified from the African Champions League after fans forced the abandonment of Friday’s home fixture against Club Africain, the Confederation of African Football has said. Ismaily fans threw stones and water bottles at match officials and the Tunisian club’s players, forcing Cameroon referee Neant Alioum to order the teams into […]

Wizkid, Tiwa Savage And Mutay Feature In New Nike Football Commercial “Awaken The Phantom”

Nigeria’s very own Starboy Wizkid is not slowing down anytime soon on promoting and taking African pop culture to the world. Wizkid and his Vice President of Starboy, Mutay are featured in the latest Nike football advert which features Mavin Diva Tiwa Savage, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Philippe Coutinho, Mal Pugh, Kevin De Bruyne, Neymar Jr, Ronaldinho, Pirlo, Gattuso and […]

Chelsea Signs Croatian Midfielder Mateo Kovacic on loan from Real Madrid (Photos)

Chelsea has completed the signing of Croatian midfielder Mateo Kovacic from Real Madrid on a season-long loan. The 24-year-old moves to London as part of the deal that saw goal stopper Thibaut Courtois move in the opposite direction for £35million. The Croatian international who signed for Los Blancos in 2015, failed to establish himself as a regular starter following his move from Inter […]

‘I am staying at PSG’- Neymar

Neymar has played down speculation linking him with a move to Real Madrid and insists he is staying at Paris Saint-Germain. The Brazil international became the world’s most expensive footballer last year after moving to PSG from Barcelona in a £200m deal. He won the domestic treble in his first season in France, scoring 19 […]

Cristiano Ronaldo Is Reportedly In Talks For New $10million Reality Show’ Which Could Be The Biggest Original Series Deal

Superstar footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly in talks for his own reality show which could be the biggest original series deal. According to Variety, Facebook is in talks with the Portuguese star to bring the Ronaldo docu-series to Facebook Watch, its video platform for TV-style content. If the deal is done, Ronaldo could get a […]