PRESS RELEASE Niger State Ministry of Sports Development had announced the commencement of the zonal Elimination Game taking place at Ilorin Kwara State from 15th – 19th 2018, in a press statement contained by the Ministry, Niger State will be participating in five (5) team games namely football, Hockey, Handball, Basketball and Volleyball. The state […]

Messi skips Argentina friendlies, future in doubt

Lionel Messi : not available for Argentina friendlies Captain Lionel Messi will miss Argentina’s next four friendly matches and his future in the team is uncertain , according to local press reports . The five-time Ballon d’Or winner previously retired from the national side after their 2016 Copa America final defeat by Chile before returning […]

Former Brazil striker Ronaldo leaves Ibiza clinic

Retired Brazilian striker Ronaldo left a clinic in Ibiza on Tuesday following a four-night stay for treatment for a flu infection. “He left this morning at 10:30am, not wanting to depart from the side where the press were waiting,” said a spokesman for the clinic in the centre of Ibiza. A spokesman for the former […]

Ahmed Musa Scores Stunning Goal For New Saudi Arabian Club (Video)

Nigerian international, Ahmed Musa has shown his new club what he’s really made of after coming off the bench to score the match winner for Saudi Arabian club Al Nassr. The Super Eagles attacker scored a solo stunning goal in an Arab Club Championship clash against Al Jazira of UAE. The Nigeria World Cup hero […]

EPL: Liverpool report Salah to police

Liverpool have referred an incident caught on video, of Mohamed Salah allegedly using a cell phone while driving to the Merseyside police. In a video posted on Twitter, Salah appeared to be on his phone while sitting in traffic and surrounded by a number of people. It is unclear where or when the video was […]

EPL: Kante speaks on his new position in Chelsea

Chelsea midfielder, N’Golo Kante has spoken up on his new position in manager Maurizio Sarri’s formation. Sarri had demanded that the French midfielder play a more attacking role. The French World Cup winner netted Chelsea’s opening goal in their victory away to Huddersfield at the weekend and played noticeably more attacking role under former manager, […]

FIFA threatens to ban Ghana

FIFA has warned Ghana’s government to halt its attempt to disband the country’s Football Association or face expulsion from international football, ESPN reports. In a letter addressed to the two-man liaison team currently responsible for the administration of football in the country, FIFA said it views ongoing liquidation process by the government as an interference […]

EPL: Chelsea vs Arsenal: Why Fabregas will not play against former club

Chelsea midfielder, Cesc Fabregas will not play against Arsenal on Saturday. The 31-year-old may not be available against his former club, Arsenal, as he is currently nursing a knee injury. He also missed Chelsea’s 3-0 victory over Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Metro UK reports that Chelsea’s players took part in a light training session on […]

EPL: Mourinho praises two Manchester United players after 2-1 win over Leicester City

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has singled out two of his players, Luke Shaw and Andreas Pereira for praise after their 2-1 win over Leicester City on Friday. Mourinho addressed his entire Manchester United squad on Monday after the victory over Leicester City. It was goals from Paul Pogba and Shaw that ensured United secured […]

EPL: Aubameyang speaks on leaving No. 9 position for Lacazette

Arsenal striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has disclosed that he is happy to play on the left wing if fellow teammate, Alexandre Lacazette is selected by manager Unai Emery, to play as a central striker. Aubameyang said this following Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat to Manchester City at the weekend in the Premier League. Goals from Raheem Sterling and […]