West Ham swim out of relegation zone, City run down Spurs as EPL gather steam West Ham climbed out of the relegation zone after striker Marko Arnautovic returned to haunt his troubled former club Stoke. David Moyes’ improving Hammers celebrated their first away victory of the season but the pressure will build further on Potters boss Mark Hughes, who has now won just one of his...... read more
2018 FIFA U-17 Women W/Cup: Flamingoes draw close, face Cameroon in last round Nigeria’s U17 girls, Flamingoes scraped through to the final round of the African qualification series for the 6th FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup on Saturday, but only on the away goal rule after tying 1-1 with Ethiopia on aggregate. The saving grace was the away goal in the 1-1 draw in Addis...... read more
BREAKING: Ronaldo's strike lands another Club World Cup for Real Real Madrid became the first team to win back-to-back Club World Cup titles as Cristiano Ronaldo's second-half free-kick beat Brazilian side Gremio. Zinedine Zidane's side dominated from the start but found chances difficult against well-organised opposition. But Ronaldo got the breakthrough with a well-struck effort from 25 yards. It is a...... read more
EPL: Chelsea knock down Saints, Arsenal scrap past Newcastle Chelsea kept their faint Premier League title hopes alive with a 1-0 win over Southampton, while Mesut Ozil's stunning strike fired Arsenal to a 1-0 victory against Newcastle United on Saturday. With runaway leaders Manchester City in action against Tottenham Hotspur later on Saturday, the focus turned to the clubs desperately...... read more
BREAKING: BBC best footballer, Mo Salah emerges EPL player of the month Liverpool Striker, Mohammed Salah becomes the first Egyptian player to win the Premier League Player of the Month award for November. Also, Pep Guardiola has been named best manager for the same month. The Egyptian star, who has scored 13 goals in 17 league appearances, was in blistering form in the...... read more
Husband killer: Again, court sends back former PDP Daughter-in law to jail An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused an application for bail by Maryam Sanda, daughter-in-law of former Peoples Democratic Party chairman. Mrs. Sanda is facing trial on allegations of culpable homicide for the allegedly killing her husband, Biliyanu Bello, in November. She is accused alongside her mother, Maimuna...... read more
FIFA Sanction: Pinnick unleashes Akinwunmi-led Squad to hunt down culprits NFF’s 1st Vice President, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, has been named head of a 4-man panel to unravel the issues behind the slip that led to Nigeria forfeiting the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Algeria in Constantine on 10th November 2017. The concluding match of Group B of the African series for...... read more
Kano agog as Soccer legends play for IDPs Congo Democratic Republic former international, Cyril Mubiala lead the park of  the first batch of Africa legends, who arrived the ancient city of Kano yesterday ahead of Thursday's charity match to raise funds for the internally displaced persons across the country. The other early birds were Daniel Amokachi, Garba Lawal and Tijjani Babangida....... read more
FIFA Sanction: NFF accepts responsibility, moves to punish culprit, rejig technical dept The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reacted to the sanction against it by football governing body, FIFA. FIFA had fined NFF for fielding Shehu Abdullahi against Algeria after was suspended for a match earlier. FIFA also awarded a 3-0 victory to Algeria, which however did not affect Nigeria’s qualification for the World Cup....... read more
NTF shortlists Athletes, coaches, Refs, others for Taekwondo awards as NSCDC wins Nigeria Open With hours to the first-ever award ceremony put together by the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation (NTF), over 25 categories of awards are set to be dished out. Whirlwindnews.com reports that of the various honours up for grabs, humanitarian, media are among the non-contest aspect while the athletes, Coaches, Referees, teams are open...... read more
BREAKING: Mo Salah beats Moses, Aubameyang, clinches BBC African footballer of the year Egyptian Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2017. Following a record number of votes, the Liverpool star won ahead of Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Guinean Naby Keita, Sadio Mane of Senegal and Nigeria's Victor Moses. "I am very happy to win this award," the 25-year-old told...... read more
Champions league cracker: Chelsea get Barcelona tie, Real face PSG at round of 16 Spanish LaLiga leaders Barcelona will face Victor Moses’ Chelsea while holders Real Madrid will take on Paris Saint-Germain in the round of 16 of the 2017/2018 UEFA Champions League, according to Monday’s draw held in Nyon, Switzerland. Last season’s beaten finalists Juventus face Tottenham Hotspur, while Premier League leaders Manchester City...... read more
Ajayi, Okon, Abdulrahman strike Gold as Q-Madi lead medals’ chase *Curtain falls on Nigeria Taekwondo Open Renowned Taekwondo Club in Lagos, Q-Madi led the medals’ table after hostilities at the day one of ongoing Nigeria Taekwondo Open Championship (NTOC) holding in Abuja. New Sensation, Ifeoluwa Ajayi picked gold for Q-Madi after defeating Jideofor Ikejehovah from Abia state at the pulsating -63kg category final for Male. The first-ever...... read more
Mourinho, Guardiola exchange hot words *We’re cheated – Mourinho *Old story – Guardiola Pep Guardiola hit back at Jose Mourinho after the Manchester United boss accused his City side of diving and being ‘lucky’ during the Manchester derby. Man City clinched a record-breaking 14th successive Premier League victory at Old Trafford on Sunday as goals from David Silva and Nicolas Otamendi secured the three...... read more
BREAKING: Mourinho hit with bottle, as angry players, fans fight after Man City defeat Jose Mourinho was reportedly hit on the head by a bottle as players and staff violently clashed in the tunnel following Manchester City‘s 2-1 victory at Manchester United. The Premier League clash was hotly-contested on the pitch at Old Trafford and tempers flared as the teams headed back down the tunnel...... read more
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