Coca-Cola loses $4 billion as Ronaldo removes its bottles and endorses water

Footballer Cristiano Ronaldo’s removal of two Coca-Cola bottles during a press conference at the Euro 2020 has led to drastic loss for the drinks giant. The 36-year-old winger had removed the coca-cola... Read more »

Breaking: 2021/2022 Premier League Fixtures Released

The fixtures for the 2021/2022 Premier League season were released on Wednesday morning. Champions Manchester City begin the defence of their title with a mouthwatering trip to Tottenham Hotspur. It remains to... Read more »

Crisis Deepens In Nigerian Athletics As Two Factional Leaders Emerge

Two parallel elections were held in Kebbiand Abuja on Monday to elect leadersfor the Athletics Federation of Nigeria(AFN). One of the elections produced IbrahimGusau as president while the otherproduced Tonobok Okowa as... Read more »

Messi deserves a happy ending – Fabregas

Monaco playmaker, Cesc Fabregas, has said Lionel Messi deserves a happy ending at Barcelona. However, he admitted Messi needs time to consider his “very personal decision” of whether to remain or leave... Read more »
Christian Eriksen

Christian Eriksen May Never Play Football Again – Doctor Reveals

Danish professional, Christian Eriksen on Saturday suffered a cardiac arrest which saw him out of the pitch on stretcher in the Euro 2020 opener between Denmark and Finland. Though after the scary event which... Read more »
VAR

Premier League effects new changes to VAR ahead of 2021/2022 season

Video Assistant Referees (VAR) in the Premier League will begin using ‘thicker lines’ in matches next season to determine marginal decisions, according to Sky Sports. This agreement was reached at the annual... Read more »
Shehu Sani

Ban Foreign Football Matches So That Nigerians Can Watch Nigerian League – Shehu Sani To FG

The former Senator who represented Kaduna Central at the 8th Assembly lamented that Nigerians are not showing interest in the Nation’s football league. He lamented that yesterday’s match between Kano Pillars and... Read more »
Thomas Tuchel

Thomas Tuchel Extends Contract With Chelsea

German coach, Thomas Tuchel has extended his stay at Chelsea with another three-year contract deal. Akelicious reports that Tuchel who led Chelsea to defeat English Premier League counterpart, Manchester City in winning this... Read more »

UEFA Champions League Squad Of The Season 2020/2021

UEFA’s Technical Observers have chosen their 23-man squad from the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League. UEFA’s Technical Observers: Packie Bonner, Cosmin Contra, Corinne Diacre, Dušan Fitzel, Steffen Freund, Robbie Keane, Roberto Martínez, Ginés... Read more »

Breaking: Barcelona Sign Aguero On Free Transfer

After a record-breaking 10 years with Manchester City, Sergio Aguero has joined compatriot Lionel Messi at Barcelona. Barcelona have completed the signing of Manchester City legend Sergio Aguero on a free transfer. Read more »

Chelsea Wins Champions League, Beating Manchester City

Chelsea won the UEFA Champions League, beating Manchester City in the final. Chelsea scored the only goal of the game through Kai Havertz in the 42nd minute before half-time. Chelsea’s victory on... Read more »
Zinedine Zidane

Zidane resigns as Real Madrid coach

Zinedine Zidane has resigned as Real Madrid manager with immediate effect, according to media reports, just days after the club were beaten to the La Liga title by Atletico Madrid. The Frenchman’s... Read more »
Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte Is Set To Dump Inter Milan Within 48 Hours

Inter Milan manager, Antonio Conte is set to dump the club within the next 48 hours, according to La Gazzetta Dello Sport. Conte led his team to their first league title since 2010, finishing... Read more »
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Aguero Close To Barcelona Deal – Pep Guardiola

Sergio Aguero is close to agreeing a move to Barcelona that would unite him with fellow Argentine superstar Lionel Messi, according to Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola. City’s record goalscorer, who has... Read more »
Suarez

Me And My Family Suffered Under Barcelona – Suárez Tearfully Said

Luis Suárez joined Barcelona from Liverpool for a reported fee of £75m. Since then, Atletico Madrid had failed in their attempts to reclaim their position as the kings of Spain, until Suárez... Read more »

Atletico Madrid win 2020/2021 LaLiga Title

Atletico Madrid were crowned champions of Spain after beating Real Valladolid in their final match of the season.Atletico Madrid have won LaLiga for the 11th time in their history. Diego Simeone’s side... Read more »
Super Eagles To Play Mexico July 3

Super Eagles To Play Mexico July 3

Three-time African champions, Super Eagles of Nigeria, will clash with CONCACAF Gold Cup holders, Mexico, in a friendly at the famous Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in the State of California, United States... Read more »
Harry Kane

Manchester City, United ready to offer Harry Kane £80 million deal

Manchester City and rivals Manchester United are prepared to offer Tottenham Hotspur talisman Harry Kane £80m over a five-year contract. The 27-year-old striker is understood to have asked to leave the club... Read more »
Kelechi Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho Breaks Premier League Record

Kelechi Iheanacho is the first player in PL history to score on all seven days of the week in the same season. Read more »
Anthony Joshua Vs Tyson Fury

Anthony Joshua Vs Tyson Fury Coming Up In August

The date for the fight between British professional boxer, Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua, better known as Anthony Joshua and his counterpart, Tyson Fury has been confirmed. Akelicious reports that Fury disclosed the date... Read more »
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Breaking: Manchester United Manager Resigns

Casey Stoney has stepped down as Manchester United women’s manager. The 38-year-old took charge when the team was reformed in 2018. Stoney led United to promotion in their first season and has... Read more »
Premier League Golden Boot

Premier League Golden Boot Table After Match Week 35

As we all know, the premier league competition is gradually coming to an end and as such, different awards would be given out to some outstanding players in the tournament. One of... Read more »

Bayern Consider Entering Race For Man Utd Target Sancho As PSG Eye Ramos

Bayern Munich are reportedly ready to raid the Bundesliga again, this time for another Borussia Dortmund star.As the 2020-21 season comes to an end, Jadon Sancho’s future is dominating headlines. Having been... Read more »

Where would Yves Bissouma fit in at Liverpool?

If reports are to be believed, then there is about to be a queue around the block for Brighton’s midfield engine Yves Bissouma. The 24-year-old, a £15m signing from Lille in 2018,... Read more »

Aston Villa 1-3 Manchester United: City’s title celebration on ice as Red Devils fight back

Bruno Fernandes, Mason Greenwood and Edinson Cavani were on target as Manchester United fought back against Aston Villa on Sunday.Manchester City’s champagne remains on ice after Manchester United fought back to beat... Read more »
Hazard

Real Madrid Legend, Fernando Morientes Demands Apology From Hazard For Laughing With Chelsea Stars

Real Madrid hero Fernando Morientes has demanded an apology from winger Eden Hazard after the Belgian was spotted laughing and joking with his former Chelsea team-mates after the full-time whistle on Wednesday... Read more »
2022 World Cup

FIFA Postpones 2022 World Cup Qualifiers In Africa

The 2022 World Cup qualifiers game has been rescheduled, FIFA announced.This was confirmed by FIFIA in a statement released on Thursday, May 6. Naija News reports that the game earlier scheduled for... Read more »
Dalian-Atkinson

Former Aston Villa Striker, Dalian Atkinson Died After Being Tasered And Kicked By Police Officer

Former Aston Villa striker Dalian Atkinson died after being tasered three times and kicked at least twice to the head by an “angry” police officer, a jury heard on Tuesday at the... Read more »
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Hamilton Wins Portuguese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton delivered a flawless drive in his Mercedes to win the Portuguese Grand Prix on Sunday from his arch title rival Max Verstappen. Seven-time world champion Hamilton’s 97th Grand Prix triumph... Read more »
Neymar

Neymar leads champions PSG to significant win over Lens

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) moved provisionally back to the top of the French Ligue 1 on Saturday, thanks to a battling 2-1 win over Lens at the Parc des Princes. Neymar scored the... Read more »
Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool Don’t ‘Deserve’ Champions League Next Season – Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp admitted Liverpool are not playing like a side who “deserve” Champions League football next season after blowing the chance to move into the Premier League’s top four with a 1-1... Read more »

Wales Coach, Ryan Giggs Charged With Assault

Former Manchester United player and Wale coach, Ryan Giggs, has been charged with assaulting two women. This is coming less than two months before the start of the delayed Euro 2020 tournament. The... Read more »

Super League In Ruins As Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea, Others Pull Out

The proposed European Super League (ESL) appeared dead in the water on Wednesday after all six English clubs withdrew following a furious backlash from fans and threats from football authorities. Manchester City,... Read more »
Arsenal Fans Dangote

Arsenal Fans Want Dangote To Buy Amid European Super League Crisis

Aliko Dangote, a Nigerian billionaire, may be on course to achieve his dream of acquiring Arsenal amid crisis over botched plans by the club to join the European Super League (ESL). Dangote’s... Read more »
Gianni-Infantino

FIFA President Speaks On Approval Of European Super League Faction

President of the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), Gianni Infantino, has amid preparations to begin another historic football competition, said no to the newly introduced European Super League games. Akelicious had reported... Read more »

Breaking: Jose Mourinho Sacked By Tottenham

Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Tottenham just six days before they play Manchester City in the League Cup final, the club announced on Monday. The 58-year-old Mourinho was dismissed after only... Read more »
The Most Bizarre & Confusing Sport's Rules Of All Time

The Most Bizarre & Confusing Sport’s Rules Of All Time

As much as you might hate them, sports are nothing without rules and laws. They’re an essential part of every game, ensuring that everyone plays fairly and no team or player has... Read more »
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West Brom Thrash Southampton To Boost Survival Hopes

West Bromwich Albion improved their slender hopes of avoiding relegation from the Premier League as they survived VAR controversy to beat Southampton 3-0 on Monday. Sam Allardyce’s side saw Mbaye Diagne’s goal... Read more »
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My Ancestors Can Now Rejoice, Nigerian WWE Superstar Says After Defeating Big E To Win Title

Nigerian WWE superstar, whose real name was given as Sesugh Uhaa has made Nigeria proud, after he said something positive when he was interviewed for winning the fight between him and Big... Read more »
Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns Def. Edge And Daniel Bryan Via Pinfall To Retain The Title

Reigns went right at Bryan, landing a right hand before Edge jumped on the champion. The action quickly spilled out to the floor with Reigns trying to set up the announce table... Read more »
Cavani’s Disallowed Goal

Tottenham vs Man United: Roy Keane Reacts To Cavani’s Disallowed Goal

Manchester United legend Roy Keane has lambasted Tottenham forward, Son Heung-Min after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side had an Edinson Cavani goal disallowed for a foul from Scott McTominay. Cavani thought he had... Read more »
Pep Guardiola reacts as Leeds defeat Manchester City at Etihad

Pep Guardiola reacts as Leeds defeat Manchester City at Etihad

Pep Guardiola has said that City’s 2-1 Premier League defeat to Leeds should not detract from the incredible achievements his side has accomplished this season. The Premier League leaders suffered a last-gasp... Read more »
Ethiopia’s Meseret Dinke Wins Female Category Of 2021 #LagosCityMarathon

Ethiopia’s Meseret Dinke Wins Female Category Of 2021 #LagosCityMarathon

Meseret Dinke of Ethiopia is the women’s champion of the 2021 Lagos City Marathon. Second position for the women is Celestine Jepchirchir of kenya, while in third place is Desta Muluneh of... Read more »
Liverpool Leap to Fifth Place With Comfortable Win at Arsenal

Liverpool Leap to Fifth Place With Comfortable Win at Arsenal

Liverpool climbed to fifth place in the Premier League with a 3-0 victory at Arsenal on Saturday.Diogo Jota scored twice and Mohamed Salah added another to hand Jurgen Klopp’s men a deserved... Read more »
AFCON to hold 9th January to 6th of February 2022

AFCON to hold 9th January to 6th of February 2022

The Africa Cup of Nations tournament will be staged in Cameroon from the 9th of January to the 6th of February next year. This was confirmed at a virtual executive committee meeting of... Read more »
Both legs of Chelsea’s Champions League quarter-final tie with Porto will be played in Spain next month, UEFA have confirmed. Thomas Tuchel’s men were due to travel to Portugal for first leg on April 7 before hosting the return leg at Stamford Bridge on April 13.

Champions League: Chelsea Vs FC Porto Gets New Venue

Both legs of Chelsea’s Champions League quarter-final tie with Porto will be played in Spain next month, UEFA have confirmed. Thomas Tuchel’s men were due to travel to Portugal for first leg... Read more »
CAF clears Alex Iwobi for Lesotho after testing negative for coronavirus

CAF clears Alex Iwobi for Lesotho after testing negative for coronavirus

Super Eagles playmaker, Alex Iwobi, has been cleared by the Confederation of African Football, CAF, to play against Lesotho later today after testing negative for COVID-19. The Super Eagles player had earlier... Read more »

BREAKING: Super Eagles qualifies for AFCON 2022

Nigeria have confirmed their place at the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations, even before the kick off of their game against Benin Republic in Porto Novo. This follows a goalless draw between... Read more »
Comoros Qualify For AFCON, First Time In Their History

Comoros Qualify For AFCON, First Time In Their History

Comoros have qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for the first time in their history. Their qualification came after they picked up a point in a 0-0 draw with Togo... Read more »

Chelsea were dizzy under Lampard – Willy Caballero

Chelsea goalkeeper, Willy Caballero, has compared Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea to the Frank Lampard era. Caballero said Chelsea were dizzy under Lampard but are more creative under Tuchel. Tuchel has not lost a... Read more »

Super Eagles Camp Comes Alive as Leicester hat-trick hero Kelechi Iheanacho Arrives Lagos Ahead of AFCON Qualifiers – NFF

Leicester City forward Kelechi has joined the Super Eagles party as they prepare for their AFCON qualifying matches against Benin and Lesotho. The Super Eagles will take on the Squirrels of Benin... Read more »
Xabi Alonso

Xabi Alonso to replace Marco Rose as Borussia Monchengladbach boss

Xabi Alonso is the shock choice to replace Marco Rose as manager of Borussia Monchengladbach. The former Liverpool and Real Madrid star is returning to Germany, where he had a stint with... Read more »
Anthony Joshua’s defeat

Mike Tyson’s ex-coach predicts Anthony Joshua’s defeat

Anthony Joshua will have ‘another blackout’ and get stopped by Tyson Fury in their £200million showdown. That is according to legendary trainer Teddy Atlas, who feels Fury could expose Joshua similarly to... Read more »

#UCLdraw: FC Porto battles Chelsea in Champions League Quarter finals (See Full Fixtures)

Champions League draw – Quarter Finals Manchester City v Borussia Dortmund Bayern Munich v PSG Real Madrid v Liverpool Semi-finals Winner QF 3 vs Winner QF 1 Winner QF 4 vs Winner... Read more »

I Hawked Fufu, Farmed While In Nigeria – Kamaru Usman

Kamaru Usman, Nigerian-American mixed martial artist, says he used to hawk fufu while residing in Auchi, Edo state. The 33-year-old brought this revelation to light during an interview with ChannelsTV’s Gist Nigeria... Read more »

Footballer, Victor Moses Welcomes A New Baby

Nigerian international footballer and former Chelsea midfielder, Victor Moses has welcomed a new baby into his family. The proud and excited dad could not hide his joy as he took to his... Read more »
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Bayelsa Queens Beat Pelican sStars 1-0, Top NWFL Table

Bayelsa Queens Football Club of Yenagoa have opened up a -four-point lead over League Rivals Rivers Angels of Port Harcourt in the ongoing 2020/2021 season of the Nigeria Women Football League Premiership,... Read more »
Chelsea 2-0 Atletico

Chelsea Reach Champions League Quarter-Finals For First Time In 7 Years

Chelsea took another big step under Thomas Tuchel as the Blues saw off Atletico Madrid 2-0 at Stamford Bridge to cruise into the Champions League quarter-finals. Hakim Ziyech’s first-half goal and an... Read more »

No One Wants To Play Chelsea In Champions League Quarters – Thomas Tuchel

Thomas Tuchel heaped praise on his Chelsea team and sent a warning to their rivals post-game on Wednesday.Thomas Tuchel believes no one wants to face Chelsea in the Champions League quarter-finals after... Read more »

Roman Abramovich Wants Chelsea To Land Haaland At all Costs

It’s been a good few days at least since we have heard anything on the biggest transfer saga of the year. But right on que, here we go with some more updates.... Read more »