AFCON 2019: Omeruo banks on Eagles to win title

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo has tipped the Super Eagles to win the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Omeruo The Super Eagles are returning…

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Tax default: Court issues arrest warrant against Jay Jay Okocha

By Onozure Dania A Lagos High Court, sitting at Igbosere, yesterday issued a bench warrant for the arrest of former Super Eagles star, Austin Okocha,…

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IAAF aiming to violate women’s bodies: S. Africa on Semenya hearing

South Africa’s sports minister accused the IAAF on Thursday of seeking to violate women’s bodies as she visited Switzerland to back Caster Semenya’s fight…

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Man City fan ‘critical’ after alleged assault in Germany

German police confirmed Thursday that a Manchester City fan is in a critical condition following an alleged assault after the Premier League club’s Champions…

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Manchester United better team than one Liverpool beat – Wijnaldum

Manchester United are a much more confident outfit under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer compared to the team that lost 3-1 at Liverpool earlier…

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Barclays rebounds into profit in 2018

Barclays rebounded sharply into profit in 2018, as a vast hit from the previous year on the sale of its African business was not…

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Mikel named in Championship team of the week

John Mikel Obi has been named in the current Championship Team of The Week after starring in Middlesbrough’s 1-0 win over Blackburn  Rovers on…

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Onyekuru, Kayode target Europa League progress

Two Nigerian strikers enter this week’s UEFA Europa League matches with defiant targets to overcome their respective hosts to reach the next stage, as…

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Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle

The tragedy of the plane crash that killed Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala has now entered an ugly aftermath as Premier League club Cardiff City…

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‘Better than ever’ Hamilton predicts ‘most challenging season’

Lewis Hamilton says he’s feeling “better than ever” ahead of a 2019 season he predicts will be “the most challenging” since he joined Mercedes…

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Uzoho’s Cypriot club appeals nine point penalty

A Cypriot first division side is appealing a nine points deduction for an off-field own goal involving newly-signed star Nigerian keeper Francis Uzoho. Francis…

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Ronaldo back in Madrid to hunt Atletico

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Five things we learned in European football this weekend

Barcelona, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain all extended their respective league leads in Spain, Italy and France, while Bayern Munich warmed up for their Champions…

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U-20 W/Cup: Chukwu tasks handlers of Flying Eagles on techniques

Christian Chukwu, former Super Eagles coach on Monday called on the technical crew of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles to improve on the finishing techniques of…

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Giggs backs Solskjaer as permanent Manchester United manager

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has given Manchester United momentum thanks to his tactical acumen and United should give him the manager’s job on a permanent…

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West Ham looks to United’s Valencia as replacement for Zabaleta

By Emmanuel Okogba West Ham will bring in Antonio Valencia as replacement in the event that Pablo Zabaleta decides to quit football at the…

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Mourinho on scouting mission at Lille game

Jose Mourinho attended Sunday’s 0-0 draw between Lille and Montpellier to reportedly cast an eye over Ivorian star Nicolas Pepe, one of the leading…

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Bayern’s Arjen Robben says Liverpool’s Anfield his “worst stadium”

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben has described Anfield as his “worst stadium” as he prepares for a return to face Liverpool in the UEFA…

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CAF to introduce VAR at 2019 AFCON

The Confederation of African Football, CAF yesterday in Niamey, Niger Republic officially approved the use of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) at the 2019…

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Lampard hails Efe Ambrose’s inclusion in Derby County

Derby County boss Frank Lampard, has hailed the inclusion of defender, Efe Ambrose into his side. Efe Ambrose Lampard submitted that Ambrose who joined…

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Isaac Success’ coach modest in FA Cup success

Watford manager Javi Gracia is not getting swept away by their run to the FA Cup quarter-finals, saying it is too early to rank…

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Kneeling protester Kaepernick agrees to confidential NFL settlement

Colin Kaepernick, whose kneeling protests sparked a firestorm of controversy, has reached a settlement with the NFL over his collusion grievance against the league,…

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Tribute to Taiwo Ogunjobi

By Segun Odegbani I had to cancel all my appointments today(Monday February 12, 29019) following the very sad and shocking news of the passage…

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Chelsea stars want Cahill back

CHELSEA players are stunned Gary Cahill has been frozen out by Maurizio Sarri. The 33-year-old is club captain but has not been included in…

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Neuer back from injury ahead of Liverpool clash

Manuel Neuer says he is fit to return for Bayern Munich ahead of their last-16 Champions League first leg away to Liverpool. Neuer ‘Shooting…

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