How Real Madrid Grabbed Bragging Rights In El Clasico

Real Madrid won the Clasico convincingly on Sunday at Santiago Bernabeu, snatching the bragging rights from arch rival, Barcelona. The 2-0 victory was crucial for the Zinedine Zidane team as it somehow... Read more »

Watford End Liverpool’s Unbeaten Premier League Run

Liverpool’s unbeaten season in the Premier League was ended in spectacular fashion as Ismaila Sarr’s double moved Watford out of the relegation zone with a 3-0 win at Vicarage Road. The comprehensive... Read more »

Rumor: Cristiano Ronaldo Affected By Coronavirus

Cristiano Ronaldo will be off-duty on Sunday after Juventus’ Serie A encounter against Inter Milan was postponed by the League’s FA on Saturday due to the increasing spread of coronavirus in Italy.... Read more »

ODION IGHALO DEDICATES FIRST MANCHESTER UNITED GOAL TO LATE SISTER

Odion Ighalo dedicated his first goal for Manchester United to his sister who died in December. The 30-year-old Nigerian, who took a pay cut to seal a loan move to Old Tafford... Read more »

Ashanti Regional Circles Public Relations Officer (PRO), Osei-Asibey has hinted that Kotoko’s want-away striker, Songne Yacouba is committed to renewing his contract with the club after a fruitful dialogue with the Burkinabe... Read more »

CORONAVIRUS: NO GOOD OPTION IN SIGHT FOR TOKYO OLYMPIC LEADERS

In his two decades as a consultant to organisations vying to host the Olympic Games, Terrence Burns helped write and review official bids and plans from dozens of potential candidate cities. In... Read more »

BABA NUHU NAMES BLACK MAIDENS SQUAD FOR LIBERIA TRIP

Ahead of the Black Maidens U-17 World Cup qualifiers against Liberia on Sunday March 1, Head Coach Baba Nuhu has released a list of 18 players who will make the trip to... Read more »

Good Morning & Welcome to Cypher’s Sports Thursday’s Edition of Football Transfer Gossip

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho is hoping to beat former club Manchester United to the signing of RB Leipzig’s 28-year-old Sweden midfielder Emil Forsberg. Serie A side Inter Milan have contacted Tottenham over... Read more »

WPL: MATCH OFFICIALS FOR MATCHDAY

Match officials for match week 7 of the Women’s Premier league has been announced.                *NORTHERN ZONE*  ⏹️Match: KUMASI SPORTS ACADEMY Vs AMPEM DARKOA LADIES Venue: Paa Joe Park – Kumasi Referee: Barikisu... Read more »

Tennis I’m Saying Goodbye – Maria Sharapova Retires at 32

Russian five-time Grand Slam champion, Maria Sharapova, has parted ways with her only career after 28 years at the age of 32. Siberia-born Sharapova, whose Wimbledon victory over Serena Williams in 2004,... Read more »

CAS confirm Man City appeal against Euro ban

Manchester City’s appeal against their two-year European ban for breaches of financial regulations has been officially registered by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, CAS announced on Wednesday. The Premier League club,... Read more »

Man City register appeal against European ban

Manchester City’s appeal against their two-year European ban has been officially registered by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, CAS announced on Wednesday. The Premier League club have vowed to fight the... Read more »

George Clooney bids to buy Spanish club Malaga

Hollywood actor and movie director, George Clooney is reportedly part of a group of US investors’ planning a sensational bid to buy Spanish football club, Malaga, with hope to turn around the... Read more »

National Sports Festival: We’re 95 per cent ready – Edo Govt

Edo Government says it is 95 per cent ready for the hosting of National Sports Festival (NSF), tagged “Edo 2020”, scheduled for between March 22 and April 1, in Benin City. Godwin... Read more »

Tyson Fury calls out Anthony Joshua after beating Wilder

Tyson Fury has told Anthony Joshua he ‘missed his chance’ to beat Deontay Wilder and claim the WBC belt, declaring himself the number one heavyweight in the world after beating the American. The... Read more »

Dino Sporting Club target Pro League spot

The Management of Dino Sporting Club of Abeokuta says its target is to gain promotion from the Nigeria National League Division One to professional league status at the end of this season.... Read more »

Champions League: Bayern Munich names strong squad to face Chelsea

Bayern Munich has named a strong team to tackle Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first-leg tie on Tuesday night, according to Football London. The Bundesliga champions have released... Read more »

Kano Pillars’ coach decries Rivers United’s tactics in 1-2 defeat

Ibrahim Musa, the Head Coach of Kano Pillars Football Club, on Sunday decried the “delay tactics style of football’’ deployed by Rivers United FC during their 1-2 defeat in Port Harcourt. Musa... Read more »

ADUANA COACH W.O TANDOH IN ‘HEARTFELT APOLOGY’ FOR UNFORTUNATE REMARK

Aduana Stars coach has issued “heartfelt apologies for any offence caused” for branding Maxwell Konadu as a ‘villager’ after his side win over Kotoko on Wednesday. Coach Tandoh verbally abused Asante Kotoko... Read more »

Tickets sell for $11,000 for Wilder, Fury rematch today

Ringside tickets for Saturday’s widely hyped rematch between American boxer Deontay Wilder and British Tyson Fury have been changing hands for up to $11,000, according to reports Promoters also predict the event... Read more »

POLICE LADIES VS SOCCER INTELLECTUALS

Matchday 6 of the Ghana Women’s premier league has begun and Police ladies welcomes Soccer Intellectuals to the LA McDan town park at 3pm GMT. Soccer Intellectuals will be looking forward to... Read more »

Shafiu Mumuni arrives in Romania to complete CFR Cluj move font

The 2019 WAFU top scorer is currently in the European country to complete his switch to the White and Burgundies lads. Romanian top-flight club CFR Cluj are set to announce the signing... Read more »

Legon Cities FC To Storm Local Transfer Window

Ghana Premier League side Legon Cities FC are set to make massive changes to their playing squad in the upcoming winter transfer window after a slow start to their 2020 GPL season.... Read more »

Serena Williams speaks about being a ‘working mom’

Tennis champ, Serena Williams has admitted that working and being a mom has affected her career, saying she is often exhausted. The proud mother, who hasn’t won a Grand Slam title since... Read more »

Ticket goes for $10,000 as Wilder, Fury battle in Las Vegas

Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will face each other again almost 15 months on from a controversial draw that left punters desperate for a re-run of their thrilling affair in Los Angeles.... Read more »

Saka can still play for Nigeria, says Adegoke

Former Super Eagles left-back Mutiu Adegoke hopes that Arsenal youngster Bukayo Saka can still represent Nigeria in the future.There have been clarion calls by some Nigerian fans for Saka to be capped... Read more »

Europa League: Solskjaer reveals why Man Utd failed to beat Club Brugge

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has disclosed why his side failed to beat Club Brugge in the Europa League round of 16 first-leg tie on Thursday at the Jan Breydel Stadium.... Read more »

Boko Haram: Borno Gov Declares Monday Fasting, Prayers Day

Borno State governor, Prof Babagana Umara Zulum has declared next Monday, February 24, 2020 for statewide fasting and prayers to combine with intensified offensive by Nigeria’ military and volunteer forces against Boko... Read more »

$9.5m fraud: Court rejects EFCC’s request to join Pinnick as defendant

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, Abuja, on Thursday, rejected the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s request to have the President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick,... Read more »

Atletico Madrid given hope after surprise win over Liverpool

Liverpool were the victims of an old-fashioned Atletico Madrid masterclass on Tuesday as Diego Simeone’s side ground out a 1-0 win in Madrid to give themselves hope of reaching the Champions League... Read more »

Correct defeat Lampard tells Chelsea players over Man United clash

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard, has urged his side to ‘correct’ their humiliating 4-0 defeat against Manchester United when they take on the Red Devils in tonight’s Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.... Read more »

Dortmund teen Haaland goes head-to-head with PSG star Mbappe

At just 21, Kylian Mbappe is already a World Cup winner while at only 19, Erling Braut Haaland has emerged as a rising fast-star this season. As Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi... Read more »

I’ve No Clue If Liverpool Can Win Champions League – Klopp

Jurgen Klopp has “no clue” as to whether Liverpool can retain their Champions League crown this season and highlighted the levels of luck required to win Europe’s elite club competition. Klopp’s runaway... Read more »
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Odion Ighalo Vows To Dedicate Man Utd Goals To Late Sister

Nigerian forward, Odion Ighalo has vowed to dedicate every goal he scores for Manchester United to his late sister Mary, who was a passionate supporter of the club. Mary Atole passed away... Read more »

Wilfred Ndidi May Return For Man City Tie – Rodgers

Without their influential holding midfielder Wilfred Ndidi, ten-man Leicester City battled to a goalless draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers in a Premier League encounter at Molineux Stadium on Friday. Manager Brendan Rodgers is... Read more »

Man City’s motivation against Real will be ‘immense’, says Zidane

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Saturday said that he is expecting Manchester City’s motivation to be “immense” when the two sides meet in the Champions League following the announcement of the... Read more »

Liverpool and Chelsea battle for the heart of Samuel Chukwueze

Premier league giants, Liverpool and Chelsea are reportedly in a battle to break the transfer record for an African player to sign Nigerian international winger Samuel Chukwueze this summer, Spanish sports daily,... Read more »
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Ronaldo penalty earns Juve draw at 10-man Milan

A stoppage-time Cristiano Ronaldo penalty rescued a 1-1 draw for Juventus at 10-man AC Milan on Thursday in the first leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final. Ante Rebic’s volley gave the hosts... Read more »

Tiger Woods is on the verge of history and still tinkering

Tiger Woods was clad in his hallmark red for the final round at the Farmers Insurance Open last month when he took a compact swipe at his 141-yard approach shot on the... Read more »

Ajax’s Ziyech to join Chelsea in 40m-euro deal

Hakim Ziyech will join Chelsea from Dutch champions Ajax this summer in a 40 million-euro ($43.4 million) deal, the two clubs confirmed Thursday. The announcement ends days of speculation over the future... Read more »

Schools clashes added to SuperSport Rugby Challenge Festivals in 2020

The SuperSport Rugby Challenge will deliver a combination of school, club and provincial rugby action at their rugby festivals in 2020, with two new venues also added to the already impressive variety... Read more »

Oshoala records brace in Barcelona’s Super Cup win

Asisat Oshoala scored twice to help Barcelona claim her maiden Spanish Super Cup trophy after thrashing Real Sociedad 10-1 on Sunday. It’s the first title for the team this season and the... Read more »

Cristiano Ronaldo reveals what Juventus ‘Need’ after 2-1 loss to Verona

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has said that Maurizio Sarri’s side ‘need’ to keep working hard in order to achieve their aim this season. Ronaldo said this while reacting to Juventus’ 2-1 defeat... Read more »

Nigeria Rugby Football Federation Announces 2020 Calendar

Speaking to journalist in Lagos, Technical Director; Abubakar Yaro said “The year will kick off with training course for our coaches, Referees and Administrators followed by a return to the National Sports Festival... Read more »

Odion Ighalo to miss United’s trip to Spain

Former Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has been dropped by Manchester United from their training camp in Spain as a result of fears he might be denied re-entry to England by the... Read more »

Lagos Govt to put marathon on World Sports Calendar

The Lagos State Government says it will put the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon on the World Marathon Calender. Gov. Babatunde Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State said this on Saturday, during the 5th edition of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Sanwo-Olu... Read more »

How Kwame Baah Is Proving To Be An Astute Contender for Kotoko’s No.1

The lad is in superb form and is one of the reasons why he has kept the post in the club’s last four games at the expense of skipper Felix Annan. It... Read more »

King Faisal 1- 1 WAFA – Faisal share spoils with the Academy lads

King Faisal FC shared the spoils with West African Football Academy in a 1-1 scoreline in matchday 9 of the ongoing Ghana Premier League at Baba Yara Stadium. It was a game... Read more »

Man Utd Midfielder Identifies Red Devils’ Biggest Problem This Season

Manchester United’s Fred believes he’s identified the club’s biggest problem. The Red Devils have struggled this term and currently sit seventh in the Premier League with just 35 points from 25 games.... Read more »

Bale returns to Madrid squad

Gareth Bale will return to the Real Madrid squad for the first time in five games on Sunday when Zinedine Zidane’s side take on Osasuna in La Liga. The club announced on... Read more »

GFA SANCTIONS HEARTS VS KOTOKO INDEPENDENCE MATCH IN LONDON

The Ghana Football Association has granted the request of HRH Sports Consultancy Ltd. to organise a special Independence Anniversary commemorative match between Kotoko and Accra Hearts of Oak in London. The special... Read more »

Nike Unveils New 2020 Kits For Nigeria’s Super Eagles

The home kit’s hand drawn design fuses the traditional aesthetic of an agbada robe w/ modern football design. While the away kit trim is inspired by Onaism. Broader collection of Super Eagles... Read more »

Possible UEFA Champions League Records Cristiano Ronaldo Can Break

Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo turns 35 today, Wednesday, and this provides him a chance to break more UEFA Champions League records as one of the top 35+ scorers in the... Read more »

Vandrezzer Fc Gives Ikot Ekpene Stadium Face-lift

The 5,000 capacity township stadium in Ikot Ekpene District of Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria is currently receiving a face-lift courtesy five months old NNL club Vandrezzer FC. The contract for the face-lift... Read more »

Djokovic Wins 2020 Australian Open Men’s Final

Novak Djokovic defeats Dominic Thiem 6-4 4-6 2-6 6-3 6-4 to win his 8th Australian OpenHe does it! Novak Djokovic recovers from 2-1 sets down in a slam final for the first... Read more »

Ronaldo ignited my love for Man Utd – Bruno Fernandes

Manchester United on Thursday confirmed the signing of Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Clube de Portugal. According to the club, Bruno signed a five-and-a-half-year contract, with an option to extend for a further... Read more »

Kobe Bryant’s Wife Speaks For The First Time After Tragedy.

Vanessa Bryant has broken her silence for the first time on Wednesday afternoon after her husband, 41-year-old American basketball legend Kobe Bryant, died in a helicopter crash with their daughter Gianna last... Read more »

Cristiano Ronaldo Hits 200 Million Followers On Instagram

The Madeira-born superstar has broken records on and off the pitch. One of his most recent feats which he attained in the early hours of Wednesday 29th January 2020, was reaching two... Read more »

Man United Fans Attack Ed Woodward’s House With Flares

The home of Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has been attacked by fans armed with flares on Tuesday night. Footage on social media shows a small number of supporters throwing the... Read more »

Bruno Fernandes ‘agrees to join Man Utd as deal to be announced within 24 hrs’ 20 mins ago

The Portuguese midfielder has agreed to sign for the Premier League giants for a fee of 55 million euros plus add-ons. The name of Bruno Fernandes has been making the transfer headlines... Read more »