Arsene Wenger wrong to play Alex Iwobi against Chelsea – Ian Wright

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger should have taken a stronger stance on Alex Iwobi and not played him at Chelsea after his off-the-field antics, according to Ian Wright. Iwobi is alleged to have attended a party less than 48 hours before Sunday’s FA Cup third-round tie at Nottingham Forest, which the Gunners lost 4-2. Despite confirming […]

England to play friendlies against Nigeria, Costa Rica

England have arranged to host Nigeria and Costa Rica in warm-up friendlies ahead of the 2018 World Cup in June. Gareth Southgate’s side will take on Nigeria at Wembley on June 2 and then Costa Rica at Elland Road five days later, before heading off for the tournament in Russia. Taking home games on the […]

Chelsea vs Arsenal: Why we didn’t beat Gunners – Conte

Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has rued his side’s wastefulness in front of goal, after their 0-0 draw with Arsenal in their Carabao Cup semi-final tie on Wednesday. Four days after the Blues drew goalless at Norwich City, they were unable to find a way past a much-changed Gunners side. “We shot 20 times. We created […]

Transfer news: Arsenal want Mahrez, Chelsea winger, Nathan agrees to join Portuguese club

Arsenal are interested in luring Leicester City winger, Riyad Mahrez to Emirates Stadium in the January window as they look for a replacement for Alexis Sanchez. According to Le Buteur, the Chilean International is keen on joining Premier League rivals Manchester City, with both clubs currently in negotiations over a deal. The Gunners boss, Wenger has identified […]

Nigerian winger, Moses rushed to hospital

Nigeria forward, Moses Simon has been rushed to hospital. The player narrowly escaped a serious injury at a friendly match between his Belgian Jupiler side, Gent and German second-tier club Nurnberg on Tuesday. The 22-year-old crashed to the ground after 24 minutes in the encounter eventually won 1-0 by Gent. There were fears that he […]

Everton owner claims witch doctor told Lukaku to leave

Everton’s major shareholder, Farhad Moshiri, has claimed that Romelu Lukaku decided to leave Everton after a witch doctor advised him to join Chelsea. Lukaku was ready to sign a new contract in the region of £140,000 per week, but made a u-turn last March and told the club he wanted to leave in the summer. […]

2019: Group to moblise 15m votes for Atiku

Atiku Abubakar By Salisu Sani-Idris The Atiku Global Support Group (AGSG), a pro-democracy outfit promoting political ideology of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, on Tuesday in Abuja inaugurated its National Executive Committee (NEC). The group, which is an association of volunteers consisting of Nigerians from different background, is committed to advocacy and campaign inspired by […]

Transfer news: Griezmann to make decision between Man Utd, Barcelona

Atletico Madrid ace, Antoine Griezmann, is expected to make decision between Manchester United or Barcelona transfer, ESPN reports. According to the report, the France international has a €100 million release clause in his contract with Atletico Madrid after signing a new deal with the Spanish club in June.  Griezmann came close to joining United last […]

Transfer news: Wenger gives latest update on Alexis Sanchez’s move to Man City

Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has said “it’s very quiet”, as it concerns Alexis Sanchez’s proposed move to Manchester City. Sanchez almost made the switch to the Etihad Stadium last summer, but a potential £60million deadline-day move fell through at the last minute, because the Gunners could not seal a deal for the Chilean’s replacement.  The […]