Barcelona vs Las Palmas should have been called off – Guardiola

Manhester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has expressed his disappointment that Barcelona were made to play Las Palmas behind closed doors on Sunday. The game went on amidst violence and police clashes, because of the referendum on Catalan independence. Guardiola, who spent 17 years at Barca as a player, before managing the club between 2008 and […]

BAKO KONTAGORA STADIUM TO BE LEASE OUT TO PRIVATE MANAGERS AND YOUTH ASKED TO BECOME ENTREPRENEURS INSTEAD OF WAITING FOR GOVERNMENT…COMMISSIONER DISCLOSED

Bako Kontagora Memorial Stadium will soon be lease out to private investors in the events and planning sector to enhance the stadium capacity and it sustainability, this assertion was made known to the public by the Honorable Commissioner, Niger State Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Development, Alhaji Mamman Musa during an audience participatory phone-in […]

Chelsea vs. Man City: Conte challenges Hazard to repeat performance against Atletico

Antonio Conte has challenged Eden Hazard to repeat his dazzling performance against Atletico Madrid when Chelsea face title rivals Manchester City on Saturday. Hazard was in fine form, during the week, as Chelsea became the first English team to win at Atletico with a 2-1 success in the Champions League. The 26-year-old was making only […]

Delta NUJ declares 2-day mourning in honor of deceased sports presenter, Timi Ebikagboro

The Nigeria Union of Journalists NUJ Delta State Council has declared a two-day mourning in respect of a Sports Presenter, Timi Ebikagboro who died last night. The NUJ disclosed this in a statement signed by Messrs Michael Ikeogwu and Churchill Oyowe, Chairman and Secretary, respectively. The NUJ gave the date for mourning as Tuesday 3rd-4th […]

Aguero could miss up to 11 matches after car crash

Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero, faces missing up to 11 games for his club and country, after he was involved in a car accident in Amsterdam on Thursday night. The incident left him with a broken rib. Aguero, who has since flown back to Manchester, could be out for up to two months. The 29-year-old […]

Mourinho to appear in court before Manchester United’s trip to Chelsea

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has been summoned to appear in a Madrid court on November 3, two days before he takes his team to his old club, Chelsea, in the Premier League. Spanish authorities opened a case against Mourinho in June, for alleged tax evasion during his time as Real Madrid boss. The 54-year-old […]

Sergio Aguero ya ji ciwo a hatsarin mota

Hakkin mallakar hotoREUTERSImage captionSergio Aguero ya buga wasan da Manchester City ta doke Shakhtar Donetsk 2-0 ranar Talata Dan wasan gaban Manchester City Sergio Aguero ya ji rauni a wani hatsarin mota a birnin Amsterdam, sa’o’i bayan ya halarci wani bikin rawa da kade-kade. An ba da rahoton cewar dan kasar Argentina mai shekara 29 […]

WCQ: Why Nigeria deserve to qualify – Mikel

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel feels that the Super Eagles deserve to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals next month. The Super Eagles are scheduled to host Zambia’s Chipolopolo in the World Cup qualification Group B match in Uyo, Nigeria on Satuday, October 7. A victory for current Group B leaders Nigeria will […]

Bayern to appoint new coach in two weeks – Hoeness

Bayern Munich want to find a successor to sacked coach Carlo Ancelotti within the next two weeks, club president Uli Hoeness said on Friday. Ancelotti was abruptly dismissed on Thursday in the wake of Bayern’s 3-0 Champions League loss at Paris Saint-Germain the previous night. Hoeness told German radio station FFH: “We’re not under any […]

Inter Milan president confirms interest in Ozil

Inter Milan president, Erick Thohir, has confirmed that they are weighing up a bid for Arsenal midfielder, Mesut Ozil. The Germany international is in the final season of his contract at the Emirates and can speak to foreign clubs in January. Talks over a new deal have slowed down and Inter are monitoring the situation. […]