Anambra guber: PPA flags off campaign, vows to cut cost of governance

The Progressive Peoples Alliance (PPA) at the weekend, inaugurated the campaign of its candidate in the November 18 poll in Anambra state, Mr Godwin Ezeemo, with a pledge to run a prudent and transparent government. Addressing a mammoth crowd at  the play ground of All Saint Anglican church, Onitsha, Ezeemo said he would drastically reduce […]

Tottenham blow: Harry Kane out of Manchester United clash with hamstring injury

The England striker has been in sensational form this season, scoring 17 goals in 16 appearances for club and country. Kane scored twice in last weekend’s 4-1 demolition of Liverpool at Wembley but was taken off late on as a precuation, according to Pochettino who claimed his star forward had been suffering with cramp. The […]

Real Madrid travel to Girona in eye of political storm

After watching Barcelona cope ably with the distraction of political tension sweeping across Spain in recent weeks, it is Real Madrid’s turn to head into the eye of the storm on Sunday when they travel to Girona. It is the European champions’ first trip to Catalonia since violence marred a separatist called independence referendum for […]

FA pays Eni Aluko £40,000

Eni Aluko has received £40,000, which was being withheld by the Football Association, after a dispute over a tweet she sent in August about former England women’s team manager, Mark Sampson. Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) chief executive, Gordon Taylor, confirmed the payment had been made soon after Aluko appeared last week before a Digital, Culture, […]

Neymar banned for one game

Paris Saint-Germain forward, Neymar, has been suspended for one match, following his red card against Marseille on Sunday. This means the Brazilian will sit out their match against Nice on Friday. Neymar was sent off late in the 2-2 draw in Le Classique after clashing with Lucas Ocampos, who may have over-dramatised the incident. It […]

Nigeria vs Argentina friendly under threat from ISIS

The November 14 friendly match between Nigeria and Russia, is under threat from the Islamic State, after the group posted a picture of Lionel Messi in prison. The mockedup image of Messi in a prison jumpsuit with blood coming from his eye, has forced the Argentina Football Association (AFA) to demand for special security for […]

Mata 100: Me ya sa ba a biyan ‘yan wasa mata sosai kamar maza?

Hakkin mallakar hotoGETTY IMAGES A jerin masu wasan motsa jiki da aka fi biya, mace daya ce take cikinsu – wato shahararriyar ‘yar kwallan tennis Serena Williams. Serena tana mataki na 51 kuma kudin da take samu ya gaza na Cristiano Ronaldo, dan wasan da ya fi samun kudi a duniya a cewar mujallar Forbes. […]

Everton want Carlo Ancelotti to replace Ronald Koeman as fans kick against Ryan Giggs

Everton are interested in making Carlo Ancelotti their new manager after sacking Ronald Koeman yesterday, according to a report. The Sun claims that the 58-year-old would be open to managing the Merseyside club but he will only take on the job if Paul Clement becomes his assistant manager at Goodison Park. Clement is currently managing […]

Arsenal owner, Kroenke opens up on Ozil, Sanchez futures

Arsenal majority shareholder, Stan Kroenke, has said the club is planning to convince Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, to sign new contracts at the Emirates. The attacking duo are out of the contract at the end of the season and manager Arsene Wenger has hinted at cashing in on them in the January transfer window. […]

Anthony Joshua reveals lessons learned from Tyson, Holyfield

Nigerian born British boxer, Anthony Joshua says he will not make the same mistakes as boxing’s bankrupt superstars, Tyson and Holyfield. He said this ahead of the defence of his IBF heavyweight title against late replacement Carlos Takam on Saturday night.  Joshua is adamant he is well equipped to take fame and fortune in his […]