2018 World Cup: Messi blasts Mikel-led Super Eagles

Argentina captain, Lionel Messi has disclosed major problem of the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their group game in the 2018 World in Russia. Messi described the senior national team of Nigeria as inconsistent in terms of how they approach games. The Barcelona superstar scored twice, the last time Nigeria faced Argentina at the […]

FA asks Mourinho to explain Manchester Derby comments

The Football Association has asked Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, to provide further insight on comments he made ahead of last weekend’s derby against Manchester City. Mourinho has until 6pm on December 18 to respond to the request. The Portuguese made the remarks on December 8, two days before the clash at Old Trafford which […]

Ligue 1 to introduce VAR next season

Video technology will be introduced in French football’s top division from next season. On Thursday, the board of the Ligue de Football Professional, backed a proposal that will see the new system used in the 2018/2019 campaign of Ligue 1. This means replays can be used to assist on crucial calls, rather than every decision […]

Manchester City hailed as Premier League greats

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City are being widely hailed as one of the best sides in Premier League history after they set a stunning new record of 15 straight wins. In its 25-year history, the Premier League has boasted a series of outstanding sides including Manchester United’s treble-winners, Arsenal’s “Invincibles” and Jose Mourinho’s powerful Chelsea side […]

Lacazette reveals what Arsenal need to win Premier League title

Arsenal striker, Alexandre Lacazette, has said that they need a “miracle” if they are to win the Premier League title this season. Lacazette, who became the Gunners’ most expensive player ever last summer, however admits that a return to the Champions League was always the club’s main aim this term.  Arsene Wenger’s men are 17 […]

Iniesta speaks on Neymar’s move to Real Madrid

Barcelona captain, Andres Iniesta, has said he would be annoyed if former team-mate, Neymar, joins bitter rivals Real Madrid from Paris Saint-Germain. Neymar left Barca in the summer for a world record transfer fee of €222million. However, he has been linked with a move back to Spain, with Madrid president Florentino Perez, who tried to […]

Kwara plans boosting schools sports with academicals football tourney

The Kwara State Government on Wednesday in Ilorin said it would boost the development of sports in schools with the introduction of a secondary schools football championship. The state’s Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Musa Yeketi, said this while declaring open a one-day seminar on schools sports, which was organised by the ministry. […]