Guardiola and Aguero

Guardiola warns Aguero about his future at Man City

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has told Sergio Aguero that he must show he “deserves to continue here” before earning a new contract. Aguero’s current deal is set to expire at the... Read more »

Nigerian Striker Osimhen celeberates his first goal for Napoli with #EndSARS shirt

Nigerian and Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen has joined the #EndSARS campaign by displaying a shirt with the write up “#EndPoliceBrutality In Nigeria” after scoring his first goal in Serie A today. His... Read more »

Man City’s Kevin de Bruyne out of Arsenal match

Manchester City’s Kevin de Bruyne will miss today’s home Premier League game against Arsenal through injury. The Belgium midfielder, 29, was substituted in his country’s Nations League match against England on Sunday.... Read more »
Governor, Simon Lalong Seeks Revival Of Polo Sports In Plateau

Governor, Simon Lalong Seeks Revival Of Polo Sports In Plateau

Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong has said that the surest way the state can return to the centre stage in the world of sports is the revival of polo sports in the... Read more »
Liverpool Set Premier League Record After Aston Villa 7-2 Loss

Liverpool Set Premier League Record After Aston Villa 7-2 Loss

A hat-trick from new signing Ollie Watkins and a Jack Grealish double saw Aston Villa hammer reigning Premier League champions Liverpool 7-2 on Sunday, Completesports.com reports. Liverpool are now the first defending... Read more »
Cavani arrives in UK for Man Utd medicals

Cavani arrives in UK for Man Utd medicals

Edinson Cavani is expected to arrive in England on Sunday, as he closes in on a move to Manchester United, according to Sky Sports. The 33-year-old will sign a two-year contract at... Read more »
Liverpool Forward, Sadio Mane Isolating After Positive Coronavirus Test

Liverpool Forward, Sadio Mane Isolating After Positive Coronavirus Test

Liverpool and Senegalese forward Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus and is self-isolating. The news comes three days after the club said midfielder Thiago Alcantara had also tested positive for Covid-19.... Read more »
Liverpool's Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane has tested positive for coronavirus and is currently self-isolating. Mane, who started and scored in Monday’s 3-1 victory over Arsenal, has displayed minor symptoms of the virus but feels... Read more »
Mourinho takes swipe at ‘Gary’ Southgate

Mourinho takes swipe at ‘Gary’ Southgate

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho took a swipe at Gareth Southgate on Thursday as he called the England manager ‘Gary’ and questioned his plans for Harry Kane. Mourinho does not think Tottenham striker... Read more »
Arsenal reach League Cup quarter-finals after Liverpool shoot-out

Arsenal reach League Cup quarter-finals after Liverpool shoot-out

Arsenal held their nerve to reach the League Cup quarter-finals as Bernd Leno saved two penalties in a 5-4 shoot-out win over Liverpool after Thursday’s 0-0 draw at Anfield. Mikel Arteta’s side... Read more »
Bayern Coach Flick, Muller, Neuer: ‘No Excuses, We Accept Defeat To Hoffenheim’

Bayern Coach Flick, Muller, Neuer: ‘No Excuses, We Accept Defeat To Hoffenheim’

FC Bayern Munich head coach Hansi Flick, and the duo of goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and midfielder, Thomas Muller, have admitted that The Bavarians were poor in Sunday’s Bundeslga matchday-2 game they lost... Read more »
Lampard Upset With Marcos Alonso And Thiago Silva For Their Defensive Mistakes

Lampard Upset With Marcos Alonso And Thiago Silva For Their Defensive Mistakes

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard singled out Marcos Alonso and Thiago Silva for their defensive mistakes in Saturday’s 3-3 draw with West Bromwich Albion. The Blues fought back to earn a point having been 3-0 down at the... Read more »
Super Eagles To Play Algeria, Tunisia In October Friendly Games

Super Eagles To Play Algeria, Tunisia In October Friendly Games

Reigning African champions Algeria have replaced Cote d’Ivoire as the opponents of the Super Eagles in the first of two international friendly matches arranged by the Nigeria Football Federation to be played... Read more »
Solskjaer admits Man United fortunate as late Fernandes penalty beats Brighton

Solskjaer admits Man United fortunate as late Fernandes penalty beats Brighton

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted Manchester United were lucky to escape with a 3-2 win at Brighton thanks to a penalty from Bruno Fernandes, awarded on a VAR review after the final whistle... Read more »
Boxing Legend Pacquiao Declares Intention To Fight NMA Star McGregor

Boxing Legend Pacquiao Declares Intention To Fight NMA Star McGregor

Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao wants to fight Irish mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor in the ring next year, an aide said in a statement Saturday. “For the sake of all... Read more »
NFF appoints Danjuma, Bosso, Olowookere to head technical crews of national teams

NFF appoints Danjuma, Bosso, Olowookere to head technical crews of national teams

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF has composed new technical crews for a number of National Teams. The composition sees the return of one-time U-20 Flying Eagles Head Coach, Isah Ladan Bosso with... Read more »
I’m Very Proud, Mendy Says AFter Joining Chelsea

I’m Very Proud, Mendy Says AFter Joining Chelsea

New Chelsea signing, Edouard Mendy, has said that he was very proud after joining the Blues from Rennes on Thursday. Mendy also said that he wants to win at Chelsea and continue... Read more »
Martinez header hands Bayern Munich ‘dream’ UEFA Super Cup victory

Martinez header hands Bayern Munich ‘dream’ UEFA Super Cup victory

Veteran midfielder Javi Martinez admitted it was “a dream” to be able to write more UEFA Super Cup history for Bayern Munich on Thursday as his header in extra time sealed a... Read more »
Chelsea take final decision on selling Ross Barkley

Chelsea take final decision on selling Ross Barkley

Chelsea are open to offers to sell midfielder, Ross Barkley, amid interest from Aston Villa. According to The Telegraph, Aston Villa head coach, Dean Smith, is keen to sign a new midfielder... Read more »

Messi And Ronaldo Omitted From Uefa Men’s Poty Nominations

It’s the first time in a decade that neither has been nominated for the award Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been omitted from the nominations for the UEFA Men’s Player of... Read more »
Messi was tempted to join Arsenal Says Report

Messi was tempted to join Arsenal Says Report

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, was “tempted” by the prospect of joining Arsenal when his close friend, Cesc Fabregas, agreed to move to the North London club in 2013. This claim was made... Read more »
We need four or five games more to be fit – Solskjaer

We need four or five games more to be fit – Solskjaer

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has said the team needs up to five matches to get up to speed. Solskjaer watched on, as the Red Devils began their Premier League campaign,... Read more »
Suarez agrees Atletico Madrid terms ahead of Barca exit

Suarez agrees Atletico Madrid terms ahead of Barca exit

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has agreed a deal with the club to end his contract and settled on personal terms with Atletico Madrid, according to reports in Spain on Monday. The Catalans’... Read more »
Dele Alli must earn his place at Spurs or risk exit

Dele Alli must earn his place at Spurs or risk exit

One of Jose Mourinho’s top priorities when he became Tottenham boss was to bring back the “real Dele Alli”. But he is still waiting for the midfielder to rediscover his best form.... Read more »
Carabao Cup: Lampard reveals goalkeeper he will pick against Barnsley

Carabao Cup: Lampard reveals goalkeeper he will pick against Barnsley

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard, has confirmed that Willy Caballero will start their Carabao Cup fixture in midweek against Barnsley. Lampard was speaking after a 2-0 defeat to Liverpool in the Premier League... Read more »
Osimhen is young lad with head of a 40-year-old, says Gattuso

Osimhen is young lad with head of a 40-year-old, says Gattuso

Napoli coach Gennaro Gattuso is notoriously hard to please but he dished out rare praise yesterday when describing new Nigerian signing Victor Osimhen as a “young lad with the head of a... Read more »
Bayern Munich Maul Schalke 8-0 In Historic Bundesliga Start

Bayern Munich Maul Schalke 8-0 In Historic Bundesliga Start

Bayern Munich got over the loss of Thiago Alcantara to Liverpool by opening their Bundesliga title defence with an 8-0 rout of Schalke at the Allianz Arena. Serge Gnabry bagged a hat-trick,... Read more »
Minister gives condition for resumption of contact sports

COVID-19: Minister gives condition for resumption of contact sports

Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare says contact sports will soon resume in the country under strict protocols as recommended by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19. The minister... Read more »

Top 10 Highest Paid Players 2020

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has become only the second player in football history to pocket $1 billion in career earnings. Earlier in 2020, Messi’s long term rival Cristiano Ronaldo became football’s first billionaire –... Read more »
Neymar Among 5 Players Sent Off After Mass Brawl Following PSG's Defeat

Neymar Among 5 Players Sent Off After Mass Brawl Following PSG’s Defeat

Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar was one of five players sent off following a fracas during fierce rivals Marseille’s derby victory. The clash saw an incredible 12 yellow cards shown by referee Jerome... Read more »
Messi plays 45 minutes in Barca friendly win as La Liga kicks off

Messi plays 45 minutes in Barca friendly win as La Liga kicks off

Lionel Messi started and played 45 minutes in Barcelona’s first pre-season friendly on Saturday as Ronald Koeman showed no hesitation in reintegrating the Argentinian. Barca beat third tier side Gimnastic Tarragona 3-1,... Read more »
2020/21 English Premier League season

English Premier League returns

Nothing feels better than what you get when you realise  that the English Premier League action is back! In what has been categorised by many as a weird year, one thing that... Read more »
Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp reveals Ferguson apology

Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp reveals Ferguson apology

Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp revealed he apologised to Alex Ferguson after waking the former Manchester United boss in the early hours of the morning.Ferguson sent a congratulatory message to Klopp when Liverpool... Read more »
Paul Pogba back in training at Old Trafford

Paul Pogba back in training at Old Trafford

Paul Pogba, recently hit by coronavirus, is back in training but he remains a doubt for Manchester United’s Premier League opener against Crystal Palace on 19 September, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said... Read more »
Arsenal’s backup goalkeeper, Emiliano Martinez set to depart

Arsenal’s backup goalkeeper, Emiliano Martinez set to depart

Arsenal’s backup goalkeeper, Emiliano Martinez is set to leave the Gunners this summer. The backup goalie last season impressed while standing in for injured Bernd Leno.  Martinez’s performance sparked controversies among Arsenal... Read more »
Lionel Messi ban over, can play against Ecuador, says AFA president

Lionel Messi ban over, can play against Ecuador, says AFA president

Lionel Messi can play in Argentina’s opening 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier next month, Claudio Tapia, president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA), said on Thursday. Tapia said this was because the statute of... Read more »
Nigeria and many Africa countries are cursed by white people

Nigeria and many Africa countries are cursed by white people – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, film director and politician, Yul Edochie has said that Nigeria and many Africa countries are cursed by white people. Replying to a question tweeted by actress Uche Jombo, Yul said... Read more »
Arteta pulls plug

Arsenal make Rob Holding transfer U-turn as ‘Arteta pulls plug’

Arsenal made a dramatic U-turn on Rob Holding’s loan to Newcastle, according to reports. It is understood the defender, 24, was close to sealing a loan switch to St James’ Park for... Read more »
Chelsea can be champions of England

Chelsea can be champions of England – Nicolas Anelka

Former Chelsea star, Nicolas Anelka, says Chelsea have a ‘great chance’ of becoming champions of England considering their latest signings. The London club coached by former captain, Frank Lampard had an impressive... Read more »
Messi back in training with FC Barcelona

Messi back in training with FC Barcelona after ending departure saga

FC Barcelona captain Lionel Messi reported for training on Monday for the first time since requesting to leave the club in September. Messi had failed to turn up to the club’s tests... Read more »

Netherlands had ‘big problems’ against Italy, says Lodeweges

Dwight Lodeweges praised Italy for their performance against his Netherlands side in the Nations League.Netherlands caretaker coach Dwight Lodeweges admitted his side encountered “huge problems” in their Nations League loss to Italy.... Read more »
Anthony Joshua and Mahrez’s wife

Anthony Joshua denies alleged affair with Mahrez’s wife

Anthony Joshua’s team have come out fighting after the heavyweight superstar was linked to the wife of Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez, reports dailymail.co.uk. Joshua, 30, has reportedly been spotted out and... Read more »
Cristiano Ronaldo Told To Put On Face-Mask

Cristiano Ronaldo Told To Put On Face-Mask While Watching Portugal Beat Croatia (Photos)

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo was given a stern reminder of the rules on Saturday as a health official told him to wear his face-mask whilst watching his country beat Croatia in the... Read more »
Osimhen hits another Hat-trick For Napoli FC in Friendly

Osimhen hits another Hat-trick For Napoli FC in Friendly

Super Eagles hitman Victor Osimhen, this Friday, Scored a hat-trick for his new club Napoli of Italy, in their 4-nil thrashing of a third division side, Teramo. The three goals against Teramo,... Read more »
Chelsea have confirmed the signing of Kai Havertz

Breaking: Chelsea have confirmed the signing of Kai Havertz

Chelsea have finally announced the signature of Kai Havertz from Bayer Leverkusen for a reported £62m. The midfield signs a 5 year deal at Stamford Bridge and becomes the latest recruit of an exciting... Read more »
Lionel Messi Now Staying At Barcelona

Lionel Messi Now Staying At Barcelona

Lionel Messi has done a somersault on his planned exit from Barcelona. He has now stated that he would stay in the club that he joined when he was barely 13 years... Read more »
Super Eagles To Play 2 Friendlies In October

Super Eagles To Play 2 Friendlies In October

President of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, made the announcement on Wednesday on Twitter. According to Pinnick, “On the 9th of October, the Super Eagles will play former African champions, Cote... Read more »
Lionel Messi unlikely to change mind on exit

Lionel Messi unlikely to change mind on exit

Lionel Messi is unlikely to change his mind about leaving FC Barcelona, a presidential candidate in the Spanish club’s elections, Victor Font, has said. Messi rocked FC Barcelona last month when his... Read more »
Sevilla re-sign Barcelona’s Rakitic

Sevilla re-sign Barcelona’s Rakitic

Barcelona said on Tuesday they had agreed to sell Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic back to Sevilla. Under the deal the southern side will pay the Catalan outfit 1.5 million euros ($1.8 million)... Read more »
Argentina President

Argentina President,Alberto Fernandez Urges Messi To Return Home

Argentina’s president Alberto Fernandez has advised Lionel Messi to return to his homeland and finish his career at his former youth team club Newell’s Old Boys. Messi,33, shocked the world of football... Read more »
Ex-flying Eagles Goalkeeper, Felagha

Ex-flying Eagles Goalkeeper, Felagha, Dies At 26

A former goalkeeper of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles, John Felagha, is dead. He died in Senegal on Sunday, according to the Nigeria Football Federation. He was aged 26. NFF expressed condolence with the... Read more »
messi to man city

Manchester City Offers Messi A Bumper €750m – 5 Years Contract

Manchester City are reported to have offered Lionel Messi close to €1m per week (£850,000) over the course of a five-year contract, which would see the six-time Ballon d’Or winner earn €500m... Read more »
Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi Refuses To Return For Barcelona Tests

Lionel Messi and his legal team have told Barcelona that he will skip pre-season medical tests He won’t report for pre-season testing as he is still pushing for a way out of... Read more »
King hails Osaka as sport’s latest torchbearer for change

King hails Osaka as sport’s latest torchbearer for change

At the end of a week when Naomi Osaka brought the fight for racial justice to sport’s front door, it seemed fitting that another great tennis pioneer Billie Jean King should hail... Read more »
QUIET PLEASE!

Quiet please! United States Open players bemoan the sound of silence

As chatty spectators so often learn the hard way, silence is golden in the sport of tennis. Yet facing the prospect of empty stands at the first fanless Grand Slam since the... Read more »
Osimhen Expectation

Gattuso Warns Napoli Fans Over Osimhen Expectation, Says ‘We Have Not Signed Pele’

Gennaro Gattuso has warned Napoli fans not to get over-excited after Victor Osimhen’s debut hat-trick on Friday, Completesports.com reports. Osimhen marked his first game for Napoli with a hat-trick inside eight against... Read more »
Arsenal beat Liverpool on penalties to lift FA Community Shield

Arsenal beat Liverpool on penalties to lift FA Community Shield

Arsenal beat Liverpool 5-4 on penalties on Saturday to lift the Community Shield, the curtain-raiser for the English domestic season, after the two sides played out a 1-1 draw on a chilly... Read more »

Rumour: Man City Ready To Offer £100m Plus 3 Players For Messi

Manchester City are reportedly stepping up their pursuit of wantaway Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi.Manchester City appear favourites to sign Lionel Messi, should he leave Barcelona. Messi has sensationally handed in a transfer... Read more »
Lionel Messi

Newell’s fans await hero Messi

Lionel Messi has never hidden his desire to play for hometown club Newell’s Old Boys in Argentina. But while his decision to leave FC Barcelona prompted dancing in the streets of Rosario... Read more »

Paul Pogba Left Out Of France Squad After Testing Positive For Coronavirus

Paul Pogba has been left out of the latest France squad after returning positive a coronavirus test.Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has been left out of the France squad after testing positive... Read more »