Just in: Abia Warriors FC’s goalkeeper shot by unknown gunmen in Ibadan

Abia Warriors goalkeeper, Charles Tambe, has reportedly been shot by Unknown gunmen in Ibadan, Oyo State. Confirming the report, Patrick Ngwaogwu, the Abia warriors sporting director in a statement on the club’s... Read more »
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Football will be totally different post-coronavirus says Infantino

Football will be totally different when it eventually resumes after the coronavirus outbreak, the head of global body FIFA Gianni Infantino said on Thursday. “Football will come back, and when it does,... Read more »

COVID-19: Moses donates N2m to help fight Coronavirus

Super Eagles’ winger, Moses Simon showered cash gift on his Nigerian fans to help them in this difficult moment. The Nantes of France loanee distributed N2 million for his followers, who are... Read more »

REVEALED: PERSONS APPROACHED TO BECOME KOTOKO BOARD MEMBERS UNWILLING TO

As the deadline set by the GFA Licensing board for Kotoko to furnish them with their ownership structure or lose their rights to play in the Ghana Premier league and get fined... Read more »

Barcelona will not sell Braithwaite for less than €18m

When Barcelona were left without Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele due to injury, the priority was to sign a versatile forward that would have a good sell on value should they choose... Read more »

Conte is not interested in Coutinho

Inter manager Antonio Conte is not interested in Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho according to a report from Italian news outlet CalcioMercato.com. Coutinho has drawn links to Inter in the past few days but... Read more »

Inter don’t think Lautaro will join Barcelona this summer

Inter do not think Lautaro Martinez will leave the club for Barcelona in the upcoming Summer transfer window according to a report in today’s print edition of Tuttosport. Barcelona have seemingly identified... Read more »

Fury ‘Prey’ unification bout with Joshua

Anthony Joshua battling Andy Ruiz in their heavyweight contest in Saudi Arabia last year Photo: Telegraph Tyson Fury is attempting to ‘have Deontay Wilder step aside’ from their trilogy fight so he... Read more »

Boateng fined for leaving Munich and visiting injured son ‘without Warrant

Bayern Munich have fined defender Jerome Boateng for leaving the city “without permission”, an act in breach of the strict rules of confinement imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak. According to TVO... Read more »

COVID-19: Anthony Joshua loses precious ones to coronavirus

World heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, has revealed that he has “lost close ones” to coronavirus. Joshua disclosed this via a clip on his YouTube channel on Wednesday. “Wherever you are in the... Read more »

Mo Salah: Liverpool Happy over Olympics postponement

Liverpool have breathed a sigh of relief after the newly announced dates for the summer Olympics. It will mean Mohamed Salah avoids a four month absence next season. This summer’s event in... Read more »

City enter race for Lautaro as Pep sees him as Aguero’s successor

Man City are ready to enter the race for Inter Milan star Lautaro Martinez with Pep Guardiola reportedly seeing the striker as the perfect replacement for Sergio Aguero.   Martinez has long been... Read more »

Lautaro prioritises summer transfer from Inter to Barcelona

The club want the Argentine but coronavirus is complicating the market. Barcelona want to make a big signing this summer and Inter’s Lautaro Martinez has become their top target because he is... Read more »

Bayern join Barcelona in battle for signing Lazio’s Luiz Felipe

The defender is having a fine season and will be hot property in the summer.   Luiz Felipe has emerged as one of the most in-demand defenders in Europe. His excellent campaign in... Read more »

What will the Premier League schedule be after coronavirus break

  With the Premier League suspending all football until April 30 at the very earliest amid the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic, questions have been raised about what the football calendar could potentially... Read more »

AWB is stronger at defensive end’ – Ferdinand compares TAA & Wan-Bissaka

Rio Ferdinand insists a hybrid of Trent Alexander-Arnold and Aaron Wan-Bissaka would be the ‘ultimate machine’ at right back while claiming the latter is much better defensively than his Liverpool counterpart. Wan-Bissaka... Read more »

Gerrard better than Lampard and Scholes – Noble

West Ham’s Mark Noble believes Steven Gerrard narrowly edges out Paul Scholes and Frank Lampard when it comes to which of the three midfielders were better. The trio of England internationals dominated... Read more »
Mason Mount and Christian Pulisic

Messi names two Chelsea stars among top 15 rising footballers

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, has named Chelsea stars, Mason Mount and Christian Pulisic, among his list of top 15 young rising footballers in the world presently. Messi, who is widely considered as... Read more »

Sky Sports Player Power Rankings: Top-ranked stars in top 5 leagues this season

Which players shone brightest before Europe’s top leagues were suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak? Here, we look at which players have racked up the most Power Ranking points in the Premier... Read more »

Barca ready to accept £90m for Griezmann as Man Utd primed to swoop

Manchester United are primed to swoop for Antoine Griezmann this summer with Barcelona ready to accept £90million for the French forward.   The 29-year-old joined Barca last summer in a £110m switch from... Read more »
Benzema and Giroud

Benzema mock Giroud As Rift Deepens

Real Madrid’s Karim Benzema has mocked France striker Olivier Giroud by likening himself to a Formula One car and Giroud a go-kart. Benzema has not played for France since 2015 and watched... Read more »
UEFA president, Aleksander Ceferin

Coronavirus: UEFA presidents predicts when Champions League, Europa League will resume

UEFA president, Aleksander Ceferin has predicted that the 2019/20 Champions League and Europa League could resume in mid-May, June or late June. Akelicious recalls that the Europe top-flight competitions were suspended earlier this month... Read more »
West Ham Players

8 West Ham Players Have COVID-19 Symptoms, In Self-Isolation

West Ham have eight players in self-isolation after showing mild symptoms of the coronavirus, according to the club’s vice-chairwoman Karren Brady. The Hammers are the latest Premier League club to be hit... Read more »

Nani: Ronaldo learned a lot from me at Man Utd, all his skills, his fast feet

Nani has named former team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo in his dream five-a-side team and jokingly claimed to have taught him everything. The Portuguese winger’s selection for his fantasy squad – named on a... Read more »

‘No player is superior to Neymar in technical skills, not even Messi

Neymar is the most technically skilful player in the world ahead of Lionel Messi, according to Brazil legend Cafu. Messi and Ronaldo have collected an incredible 11 Ballon d’Ors between them over... Read more »

SPORTCoronavirus: Ed Woodward kicks against voiding of EPL, Liverpool being denied title

Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, has kicked against the Premier League being voided, as it would deny Liverpool the title. English football is currently on a lockdown, following the coronavirus pandemic.... Read more »

Wayne Rooney gives opinion on resumption of fixtures, club that should win title

Ifreke Inyang   Derby County captain, Wayne Rooney, feels Liverpool deserve to win this season’s Premier League title.   Rooney also insists that the campaign must be complete to decide teams that will gain... Read more »

Transfer Rumours In The World

Aymeric Laporte,Milan Skriniar,Kalidou Koulibaly, Antoine Griezmann,Evan Ndicka  Barcelona are interested in making a summer move for Manchester City’s French defender Aymeric Laporte, 25. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)  Paris St-Germain, Real Madrid... Read more »
Odion Ighalo

Ighalo’s Permanent Man Utd Switch Threatened

Former Super Eagles forward, Odion Ighalo’s long-term Manchester United future is up in the air with his loan deal set to end on May 31. The forward arrived from China in the... Read more »
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UEFA postpones Champions League, Europa League finals

 This season’s Champions League, Europa League and women’s Champions League finals scheduled for May have been formally postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, European soccer’s governing body UEFA said on Monday. All three competitions... Read more »
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Samuel Eto’o sends emotional message to Ronaldinho in jail

Samuel Eto’o posted an emotional birthday message to Ronaldinho as the Brazilian football legend spent his 40th birthday in a Paraguayan jail. Ronaldinho was arrested this month in Paraguay after allegedly producing a... Read more »
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Liverpool FC Offer Stewards To Supermarkets Amid Virus Panic

The chief executive of English football giants Liverpool has offered the club’s stewards to local supermarkets as customers clamber for goods amid the cornavirus outbreak. “Message to supermarket managers here on Merseyside,”... Read more »
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Breaking: Enugu Rangers Striker Ifeanyi George Dies In Ghastly Accident (Photos)

Enugu Rangers International striker Ifeanyi George has died in an accident on his way to Lagos from Enugu State this morning. Akelicious gathered that a container fell on his car on the... Read more »
Luka Jovic

Real Madrid set to offload Luka Jovic to Chelsea

Real Madrid are set to offer their player, Luka Jovic to Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur as the striker ignored Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidelines after flying home to Serbia last week, according to Mirror... Read more »
Man Utd

Coronavirus: Man Utd to resume training April 10

Manchester United players will return to training on April 10, after the training centre at Carrington was then closed due to the spread of the Coronavirus, the UK Mirror reports. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer... Read more »

Tyson Fury makes ex-promoter Hennessy £1.5m richer

Boxing promoter Mick Hennessy is £1.5million richer after WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury agreed to settle a court case over breach of contract. Tyson, 31 made his debut on a Mick Hennessy... Read more »

I didn’t want to leave Hearts – Charles Taylor

  After so many years of bastardizing the club, Charles Taylor has finally professed his love for Accra Hearts of Oak.  Taylor’s rise to prominence as a footballer occurred during his stint... Read more »

Yussif Chibsah speaks on Kwame Bonsu transfer saga & why Esperance refused to pay Kotoko $150,000

The agent of the Ghana international, Yussif Chibsah has opened up on the reason behind the current legal tussle between Kotoko and Tunisian club Esperance. Tunisian top-flight giants Esperance de Tunis have... Read more »

Hearts of Oak striker Bernard Arthur joining Great Olympics

   Hearts of Oak striker Bernard Arthur is set to sign for Accra Great Olympics for their second round of the Ghana Premier League campaign.   The 23-year-old is joining the Great Olympics... Read more »

GFA closes offices until further notice

Ghana Football Association (GFA) has closed its offices until further notice because of Coronavirus concerns. Members of the GFA including clubs, Regional Football Associations, etc are being reminded to use the online... Read more »

GFA TO REFER USE OF UNQUALIFIED PLAYERS TO DISCIPLINARY COMMITTEE

Ghana Football Association (GFA) wishes to remind all League Clubs (Premier League, Division One League and Women’s League) that as stated in the Disciplinary Code, any club which uses unqualified player in... Read more »

KOTOKO MOVES TO END GHc 50,000 MONTH STRIKE KIT DEAL

Kotoko has initiated a process to terminate their kit sponsorship deal with Strike with a year more to go on the sponsorship agreement and take up a new deal with a Sportswear... Read more »

Transfer: Pogba’s agent hints at Real Madrid move

Paul Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, has admitted he is eager to take “a big player” to Real Madrid. In an interview with Marca, Raiola once again cast doubt over Pogba’s future at... Read more »

Wenger poaches Arsenal staff to FIFA

Arsene Wenger has raided his former club, to poach Jason Rosenfeld for a new role at FIFA, The Athletic reports. Rosenfeld has been in charge of the Gunners’ data and analytics for... Read more »

Coronavirus: Premier League suspension extended

The English Football Association (FA) has confirmed that suspension of professional football in England has been extended until at least April 30 owing to the coronavirus outbreak. The FA at first suspended... Read more »

KOTOKO CEO GEORGE AMOAKO SET TO RESIGN

CEO for Kotoko,George Amoako is set to resign. Ghana-Kumasi Base radio station KUMASI FM can exclusively reveal that,  the ‘sidelined’ CEO has not been paid for three(3) months and he has not... Read more »

HEARTS OF OAK REMAIN FOCUSED

I haven’t heard that formerly, Emmanuel Nettey is playing well so people will try and say all sort of things and do all sort of things, we are focused and waiting for... Read more »

KARELA UNITED PART WAYS WITH ENOS ADEPA-CLUB CONFIRMS

We have verbally agreed to mutually part ways with coach Enos Adepa. We will meet this afternoon to go through the contractual issues and some allowances due him which there will be... Read more »

It Will Be An Honour To Play For Kotoko-LATIF ANABILA

I have a running contract with Ashgold but there is ongoing negotiations between the two clubs. As a Player I am waiting for the response from the management after the negotiations.  Kotoko... Read more »

IPL 2020 postponed to April 15 due to coronavirus

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will not begin on March 29 as per the existing schedule. The tournament is being postponed to April 15th. In a media release,... Read more »

Coronavirus: Premier League Suspended After Emergency Meeting

The English Premier League has been suspended after an emergency meeting was scheduled by the League as a result of the fast spreading coronavirus. According to Evening Standard, the latest victims, Arsenal’s... Read more »

Breaking: UEFA Suspend Champions League, Europa League Matches Over Coronavirus

The Union of European Football Association (UEFA) have suspended all Champions League and Europa League matches billed for next week over the coronavirus outbreak. Details later… Read more »

Chelsea Player, Hudson-Odoi Recovers From Coronavirus Symptoms

The Blues star tested positive for Covid-19 earlier this week, and will now be under quarantine for the next seven daysArticle continues below Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi has revealed that he has... Read more »

Coronavirus: La Liga Games Off After Madrid Quarantine

Given the current coronavirus outbeak, La Liga have taken the step to suspend football for the next two weeks Read more »

Ighalo Equals Lukaku’s Manchester United Goals Record

The ex-Nigeria international has been in sizzling form in front of goal and continues to raise the bar for dependability following his latest effortOdion Ighalo has now scored in all his three... Read more »

Chelsea Manager Frank Lampard And Hudson-Odoi Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The Premier League is set to hold an emergency meeting later this morning, and it is expected that the season will be suspended. Since it was confirmed that the campaign would continue... Read more »

Breaking: Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi tests positive for coronavirus

Chelsea FC training facility will undergo partial closure after Callum Hudson-Odoi tested positive for COVID-19.Callum had a positive test result for Coronavirus returned this evening. Chelsea personnel who had recent close contact... Read more »

Breaking:Arsenal manager Arteta tests positive for coronavirus

Players and staff who had recent contact with Arteta will self-isolate and Arsenal have closed their training ground. Brighton were set to face the Gunners at the Amex following a week that... Read more »

Cristiano Ronaldo in quarantine as teammate tests positive

Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly in quarantine in his Madeira, Portugal home after his Juventus team-mate Daniele Rugani tested positive for coronavirus. Italian defender Daniele Rugani tested positive to the virus making him... Read more »

Tokyo Olympic officials fret over coronavirus pandemic declaration

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike expressed concerns over the fate of 2020 Olympics after the World Health Organisation declared the novel coronavirus outbreak a global pandemic. Koike told reporters that she worries that... Read more »