Chelsea fight off Slavia to join Arsenal in Europa League semis

Pedro Rodriguez starred as Chelsea withstood a spirited Slavia Prague fightback in a wild 4-3 victory to qualify for the Europa League semi-finals on…

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Arsenal dump out Ancelotti’s Napoli to reach Europa League semis

Alexandre Lacazette scored the only goal as Arsenal dispatched Napoli 1-0 on Thursday to advance to the Europa League semi-finals 3-0 on aggregate. Arsenal’s…

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Guardiola vows Manchester City will ‘stand up’ in title race after ‘cruel’ exit

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has said that his team would “stand up” and fight for the Premier League title after their dreams of…

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Super Eagles, Black Stars friendly off

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr’s wish to test the team with the Black Stars of Ghana ahead of the African Cup of Nations may…

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‘That’s why we love football’, says Spurs manager Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino hailed his team as “heroes” after Wednesday’s astonishing Champions League quarter-final with Manchester City. Pochettino The match ended in…

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Nigeria Football Supporters Club to storm Egypt with 500 members

Nigeria Football Supporters Club have announced plans to storm Egypt with about 500 members to drum support for the Super Eagles at the forthcoming…

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De Ligt: We fear nobody

Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt insists they “have no reason to fear any opponent” after knocking Juventus out of the Champions League. De Ligt…

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Son shines in the City as Spurs reach Champions League semi final

Tottenham beat Manchester City on away goals to reach Champions League semi-finals Tottenham Hotspur’s South Korean striker Son Heung-Min (R) takes a shot at…

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I want to retire satisfied, says Chelsea’s Giroud

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has warned Maurizio Sarri he must be given a more important role next season if the Blues boss wants him…

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2018/19 NPFL: Lobi Stars hold Rangers 1-1 in Enugu

By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – RANGERS International Football Club of Enugu on Wednesday played out 1-1 draw in their Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)…

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Diego Costa suspected of tax fraud in Spain

Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa is the latest star to fall foul of the Spanish authorities for possible non-payment of taxes on image rights,…

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Football isn’t maths – Allegri

Even Cristiano Ronaldo was not enough for Juventus to end their 23-year wait for the European title as they crashed out in the Champions…

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Reality bites in Barcelona as Man Utd remain miles behind

This time there was no Manchester United Champions League miracle at the Camp Nou as the magic of Lionel Messi and the visitors’ mistakes…

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Man City vs Tottenham: Pochettino plans to ruin Guardiola’s Champions League bid

Pep Guardiola’s bid to win the Champions League for the first time since 2011 will come under threat from his old friend Mauricio Pochettino…

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Oboh tasks Nigerians to emulate late Samuel Okwaraji

By Jacob Ajom On August 12th, 1989 the Super Eagles defeated Angola 1-0 at the National Stadium Lagos in an AFCON qualifier. The victory…

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Mikel eager to help Boro up, down plays contract extension

John Mikel Obi says he’s only focused on helping Middlesbrough pick a playoff ticket and not thinking about his contract which is set to…

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Ajax stun Ronaldo’s Juventus to reach Champions League semis

Ajax stunned Juventus to reach the Champions League semi-finals for the first time since 1997 as Matthijs de Ligt’s thumping second-half header secured a…

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La Liga: Real Madrid stumble again in disappointing 1-1 draw with Leganes

Leganes (Spain) – Real Madrid stumbled to a 1-1 draw at Leganes on Monday, the latest disappointing result in a nightmare season for the…

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Formula One boss promises ‘exciting’ Hanoi street race in 2020

Formula One boss Chase Carey said next year’s inaugural race in Hanoi will be “uniquely exciting” thanks to a street track he hopes will…

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CAA U-18 and U-20 Championships: Enthusiasts berate Team Nigeria’s journey

With less than 14 hours to the commencement of the 2019 Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) U-18 and U-20 Championships, Team Nigeria was yet…

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How Ronaldo’s strikes gave Juventus edge against impressive Ajax

Cristiano Ronaldo marked his return from injury with a precious away goal as Juventus drew 1-1 with an excellent Ajax in the first leg…

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Breaking: Barcelona beat Man Utd 1-0

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling believes Barcelona were nullified at Old Trafford despite emerging 1-0 victors from their Champions League quarter-final, first leg on…

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FIFA to study Chelsea’s appeal against transfer ban

World football’s governing body FIFA will on Thursday study an appeal by Chelsea against a ban that currently means the Premier League giants will…

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Christian Chukwu not a destitute old man – Enugu govt

.Says doctors yet to release his official medical report Victor Ogunyinka As the cloud around the health status of former Super Eagles coach, Christian…

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Kane limps off in Spurs v Man City Champions League tie

England captain Harry Kane limped off injured early in the second half of the first leg of Tottenham’s Champions League quarter-final against Manchester City…

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