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 […]
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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 […]
Real Madrid midfielder, Toni Kroos has admitted that the club will find it ‘really tough’ to replace former Los Blancos star, Cristiano Ronaldo. Kross believes Ronaldo was hugely important to the Champions League holders’ success in recent years. Ronaldo, who netted 450 goals in 438 matches for Real, joined Juventus earlier this summer in a […]
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 […]
Serie A champions, Juventus, have spoken out about why the club decided to sign world football star, Cristiano Ronaldo. Fabio Paratici, Juventus sporting director, has revealed the Serie A club decided to sign Cristiano Ronaldo, after his stunning bicycle kick against them in April. Ronaldo lit up the Champions League quarter-final first leg in Turin […]
Its no longer news that the 2018 World Cup is over and France emerged victorious over a resilient Croatian team. With congratulations in order, we spotted some very exciting celebrations and that of Paul Pogba, seems to be the icing on the cake. Known for his catchy celebrations, Manchester United midfielder during his press interview, […]
A primary school has banned football after a outbreak of diving and play-acting inspired by Brazil’s Neymar. The Brazilian striker is one of a number of players accused of simulating fouls and going down too easily in the World Cup. The beleaguered headteacher of Home Farm School in Colchester, Essex says a rash of youngsters […]
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 […]
Paul Pogba has said that Lionel Messi has been the best player in the world for over a decade, adding that the Argentine is his idol. Pogba and Messi came head-to-head in Saturday’s World Cup knockout game in Kazan, with the Manchester United man putting in a fine performance for France to knock out the […]
The Sokoto state government has donated a hajj seat and a four bedroom house complex to Super Eagles player, Abdullahl Shehu, who is an indigene of the state. The state governor, Aminu Tambuwal, announced the donation while receiving Shehu who participated in the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia, at the state government House Sokoto. Governor Tambuwal directed the […]
For the first time, former Golden Eaglets captain and Super Eagles midfielder, Wilson Oghenekevwe Oruma, has opened up on his travail in the hands of fraudsters, who duped him about N2 billion in his bid to establish himself after retiring from active football. Oruma led the Eaglets to capture the FIFA U-17 World Cup at […]
Ahmed Musa, Super Eagles forward has opened up on his alleged move to run for political office. Musa, who was a two-goal hero at Russia 2018 said he had no plans to contest for political office because his focus was on his football career. The Leicester City player said this while chatting with fans in […]
Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, has suggested that the Video Assistant Referee (VAR), only works in favour of big countries. VAR was immersed in controversy on Tuesday night, as Nigeria bowed out of the 2018 World Cup. With the scores at 1-1, referee Cuneyt Cakir opted not to award the Eagles a second penalty, […]
Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has reacted to the alleged death threat issued to his family in Lagos on social media due to his failure to score goals from clear-cut opportunities against Argentina, saying it was not deliberate. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ighalo, who replaced Kelechi Ihanacho in the second half of […]
Chioma Omeruo, wife of Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo, has slammed former Nigerian captain Austin jay Jay Okocha for expressing his disappointment at her husband’s performance in the Super Eagles loss to Argentina. “I am a bit disappointed with Omeruo, he would have seen the run of Messi and maybe take a step or two […]
Chelsea have finally come to terms with former Napoli manager, Maurizio Sarri and are aiming to confirm the Italian as their new boss in the next 48 hours. Sarri has been pushing for a switch to the West London side for the past months, but has been frustrated in his efforts as he is still […]
Reports are that Manchester United are preparing a £60 million move for Chelsea star and Brazil international Willian. Jose Mourinho is reportedly eyeing a reunion with the Brazilian who he worked with in his time at Chelsea. Willian joined Chelsea in 2013, and reports from Daily Mail suggest that he could be the subject of […]
We already know that after the excitement and hype going into the Fifa world cup 2018, the Super Eagles lost their opening game to Croatia by 2 goals, and as such, face a somewhat Herculean task to qualify to the next round. As one would expect, Football-loving Nigerians have stormed the social media pages of […]
ARGENTINA Legend Diego Maradona has issued a scathing assessment of his country’s World Cup draw with Iceland, warning manager Jorge Sampaoli that he would not be welcome back home unless he changes his tactics. Argentina got a rude shock in their opening match against Iceland and need to win their remaining matches against Croatia and […]