Transfer news: Arsenal’s Theo Walcott set for Everton medical

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott is close to a £20 million ($28 million, 23 million euros) move to Everton. The player traveled to Merseyside for a medical on Tuesday as Toffees coach Sam Allardyce bids to boost his attacking options following the departure of Barkley to Chelsea. According to Britain’s Press Association, the 28-year-old is due […]

Ronaldinho confirms retirement from football

Ronaldinho has retired from football, his brother and agent Roberto Assis has confirmed. The 37-year-old has not played for a professional team since leaving Fluminense in 2015. Last July, Ronaldinho admitted after a friendly in Chechnya, that was he was “too old” to return to action. Roberto Assis confirmed the news of his brother’s decision […]

Transfer news: Aubameyang agrees personal terms with Arsenal

Borussia Dortmund striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has agreed personal terms with Arsenal. The Gunners want to sign Aubameyang to replace Alexis Sanchez, who is set to leave the Emirates for Manchester United. Mirror Football reports the Gabon international has now sorted his contract with Arsenal, amid rumours that he has also handed in a transfer request […]

FA Cup: Puel lauds Iheanacho’s first VAR goal in win over Fleetwood

Leicester City manager, Claude Puel has lauded striker, Kelechi Iheanacho after he scored in each half to give the Foxes a 2-0 win over Fleetwood Town in an FA Cup third round replay at the King Power Stadium on Tuesday night. The 21-year-old entered the history books yet again when he scored the first VAR […]

Everton close to agreeing deal for Theo Walcott

Everton are close to agreeing a deal with Arsenal to sign forward Theo Walcott in a move worth more than £20m. It is likely England international Walcott, 28, has played his last game for the Gunners, whom he joined from Southampton 12 years ago. Southampton were among those interested in signing him, but Everton’s offer […]

CHAN 2018: Nigeria draw with Rwanda, Libya thrash Equatorial Guinea

Former winners Libya began their 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) campaign on Monday, with a convincing 3-0 victory over Equatorial Guinea in Group C. Saleh Taher scored the opening goal, finishing well under a hesitant Cambio. Mohamed Aleyat, who provided assists for all three goals, combined with Taher again five minutes later to make it […]

2018 World Cup: Pele optimistic Brazil will win sixth trophy in Russia

Football legend, Edson Arantes do Nascimento, also known as Pelé said on Monday that Brazil are favourites to win the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Brazil, five time winner of the World Cup, were thrashed 7-1 in the 2014 semi-finals by eventual champions, Germany at the Maracana Stadium. Pele believes that the newly appointed Brazil […]