Nigeria vs Cameroon: Everything you need to know about 2018 World Cup qualifier

On Friday, Nigeria will play their third game in the 2018 World Cup qualifying series, against Cameroon at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. The Super Eagles currently top the group, four points ahead of the Indomitable Lions with four fixtures left. A win for Gernot Rohr’s men would see them […]

McGregor to overtake Ronaldo in Forbes list after earning £77m against Mayweather

UFC lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, will rise above Cristiano Ronaldo in the latest Forbes rich list for athletes, after earning over £77m in his knockout defeat against Floyd Mayweather. The list is calculated by adding together salaries, bonuses and endorsements, which include sponsorships and appearance fees. McGregor was stopped in the 10th round in Las […]

Ronaldo has silenced everyone against him – Silva

AC Milan attacker, Andre Silva has lauded the ability of his Portugal team-mate to prove critics wrong throughout his career. Ronaldo is currently serving a domestic suspension for pushing referee Ricardo Burgos, after being sent off during Real Madrid’s first leg encounter against Barcelona in the Supercopa de Espana. Silva said, “He manages to shut […]

Barcelona set to bid for Dybala as Coutinho alternative

Spanish giants, Barcelona will be eyeing Juventus forward Paulo Dybala as an alternative to Philippe Coutinho, if Liverpool rejects their £148.5million bid. The Catalans club are set to make a late move for the Argentine International, According to Marca. With the possibility of Philippe Coutinho arriving at the Camp Nou looking bleak, Barca will be […]

Bayern’s Vidal denies involvement in casino in incident

Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal has denied being involved in an incident at a Chile casino in which police intervened, though he confirmed he was present earlier on Monday evening. The Chile international said he attended a party with friends and family at the Hotel Monticello casino, 50 kilometres south of Santiago. It reportedly lasted […]

Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs joins West Brom

Arsenal left-back Kieran Gibbs has left the club for West Bromwich Albion on a four-year contract. West Brom announced the move on Wednesday. However, the club did not reveal how much they paid for the 27-year-old, but reports on British media put the fee at around £7 million ($9 million, 7.6 million euros). The England […]

What I would do to Mesut Ozil if I were Arsene Wenger – Emmanuel Petit

France and Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit, has advised the club’s manager, Arsene Wenger to sign Leicester City’s Riyad Mahrez and allow the “nonchalant” Mesut Ozil to leave. 26-year-old Mahrez has made little secret of his desire to leave Leicester City.  Petit spoke to SFR Sports, saying that the Algeria international would give the Gunners the […]

Barcelona to unveil Coutinho on Friday as Liverpool accepts €160m fee

Liverpool star player, Philippe Coutinho, will be unveilled on Friday by Barcelona as The Reds have accepted a €160m fee for the Brazilian International, According to Yahoo Sport. Coutinho has been told on international duty that Reds owners, Fenway Sports Group have finally accepted his request to leave. The Reds have asked the Nou Camp […]


SPORTS COMMENTARY….. The Bako Kontagora Memorial Stadium Minna will come on live on the 4th of September 2017 to kick start football activities in the facility, the Project Manager on Sports to Governor Abubakar Sani Bello; Alhaji Baba Ndaman (Baba Orlando) made this known during project inspection of the stadium. Alhaji Baba Orlando confirmed that […]

Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs set to join West Brom for £5m

West Brom are close to completing the signing of left-back Kieran Gibbs from Arsenal. The clubs have agreed a fee in the region of £5m for the 27-year-old, who had also been in talks with Watford and Turkish side Galatasaray. Gibbs still needs to undergo a medical and sign his contract. Meanwhile, Arsenal have joined […]