Man City’s Aguero ignoring speculation over move to Real Madrid

Sergio Aguero says he is only focused on helping Manchester City achieve their aims this season amid reports the Argentina international could return to La Liga this summer. El Mundo Deportivo and Marca recently reported that Real Madrid want to acquire Aguero at the end of the season to strengthen their attack. The Sun on […]

Arsenal’s Wenger dismisses Barcelona speculation

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has brushed off talk that he could take over at Barcelona when Luis Enrique departs at the end of the season. Wenger was linked with the job after Luis Enrique announced he would step down, with the manager’s contract at Arsenal expiring in the summer. He has said Arsenal’s results until […]

Eko Atlantic ready for Beach Summer Olympics

Uche Nwakwo, Chief Executive Officer, Discovery Brands Management, says all is set for the maiden edition of the Beach Summer Olympics at Eko Atlantic Beach, Lagos. Nwakwo on Wednesday in Lagos said that no fewer than 300 athletes would participate in the competition holding from March 3 to March 4. “We have set logistics in […]

NOC assures sports federations’ election will hold in May

The Nigeria Olympic Committee on Wednesday assured Nigerians that elections into the various sports federations would hold not later than May. The Secretary-General of the NOC, Tunde Popoola, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the tenure of the incumbent board members would expire between March and April. Popoola said: “The elections will […]

Victor Moses signs new long-term Chelsea contract

Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses has signed a new contract until 2021, the club have announced. Moses, 26, joined Chelsea from Wigan in 2012 and has spent time on loan with Liverpool, Stoke and West Ham before becoming a first-team regular under Antonio Conte this season. The Nigeria international has made 25 Premier League appearances this […]

Nigerian govt endorses football chief Pinnick for CAF position

The Federal Government on Tuesday endorsed the President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amadu Pinnick, to contest for an elective position in the Confederation of African Football, CAF, election. Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and Sports, said this at an emergency meeting of NFF convened by the minister in his office at the Abuja National […]

Klopp: My future is on the line

The Reds’ poor form has led to speculation surrounding the German’s work at the club and he knows his position is in danger if the slump continues Jurgen Klopp admits his future at Liverpool is on the line if he is unable to steer his players out of their recent slump in form following their […]

Confirmed: Manchester United sign Gundogan from Nomads

The exciting teenager started his career in midfield before evolving into a more attacking role and will soon link up with the Red Devils Manchester United have secured the signing of promising Welsh attacking midfielder Levent Gundogan, his former club have confirmed. The Under-14s star, who also doubles up as a striker, has signed a […]

Liverpool were not ready for Leicester fight – Wijnaldum

Georginio Wijnaldum admitted Liverpool were caught cold by Leicester City’s spirited display in their 3-1 defeat at the King Power Stadium on Monday. Two goals from Jamie Vardy and a brilliant strike from Danny Drinkwater put the Premier League champions 3-0 up after an hour, with Philippe Coutinho’s effort coming as scant consolation for the […]

Nainggolan masterclass inspires Roma to another win

MILAN — Two outstanding goals from midfielder Radja Nainggolan led AS Roma to a 3-1 win at Inter Milan on Sunday as they kept up their dogged pursuit of Serie A leaders Juventus. The Belgian curled in his first from the edge of the penalty early in the first half and scored again with a […]