Alampasu joins Estoril Young Nigerian goalkeeper, Dele Alampasu, has signed the dotted lines for Portuguese top flight side Estoril for an undisclosed amount. The 18-year-old was a mainstay in the Under-17 team that won the Fifa Under-17 World Cup in the UAE in 2013 and now makes the transition to Europe. He had previously...... read more
United now favourites to win FA Cup – Van Gaal Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal, has said that they are now favourites to lift the FA Cup. Juan Mata, Marcos Rojo and James Wilson scored for the Red Devils, as they defeated Cambridge United 3-0 in their replay on Tuesday night. United will not play League One outfit Preston in...... read more
New kit Sponsor on the way for Eagles- NFF The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) assured that plans are on to secure a new kit sponsor for the Super Eagles by April. The NFF Director of Marketing, Idris Adama, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja that adequate planning was being made to ensure that other national teams were captured...... read more
BREAKING: Harry Redknapp quits QPR Harry Redknapp has resigned as Queens Park Rangers manager with immediate effect.  Redknapp, joined the club in November 2012, but ends his tenure at Loftus Road to undergo knee replacement surgery. The club are 19th in the Premier League and have not picked up a single point away from home.  He...... read more
Mfon Udoh settles for Ismaily Record top scorer and League Bloggers Awards (LBA) Player of the Season, Mfon Udoh, has joined top Egyptian side, Ismaily Sporting Club, on a four-and-a-half year deal. Udoh scored a record 23 goals during the 2013/14 Glo Premier League season to emerge top scorer and erased the previous 20-goal mark set...... read more
Yakubu targets goals on England return Reading FC new signing Yakubu Aiyegbeni has promised to give his best shot on his return to England.“It feels good to be back in England and it feels good to play for Reading Football Club.” He told the club’s official website.“I’m so happy to be here. I’ve been training so hard...... read more
Chelsea grab Cuadrado from Fiorentina Chelsea have signed Colombia winger Juan Cuadrado from Fiorentina for a fee of £26.8million. The Stamford Bridge club made the 26-year-old their primary target for the January transfer window. Cuadrado flew into London on Saturday and has now completed his move, penning a four-and-a-half-year deal. The 26-year-old joins the Blues for...... read more
Transfer Deadline: Schürrle joins Wolfsburg VfL Wolfsburg has sign André Schürrle from Chelsea for a fee in the region of £24.5m. The deal for the 24-year-old German international was announced shortly after the close of the Bundesliga transfer window Monday night. Schürrle had previously played in the Bundesliga for 1. FSV Mainz 05 and Bayer Leverkusen...... read more
AFCON 2015: Ghana, Ivory Coast zoom into semis A brace from Christian Atsu helped Ghana to a 3-0 win over Guinea in the quarterfinals of the 2015 African Cup of Nations at the Estadio De Malabo on Sunday. The Black Stars got off to a flying start after some swift work in attack saw Mubarak Wakaso with a clever...... read more
BREAKING: Murray flops as Djokovic picks 5th Australian Open Title Novak Djokovic crushed Andy Murray in the final stages to claim the Australian Open men's singles title 7-6 6-7 6-3 6-0 Murray had seemed on the front foot as he won the second set to level the match, then broke early in the third set to lead 2-0. But Djokovic then...... read more
DR Congo book semi-final passage after epic comeback DR Congo fought back from two goals down to beat neighbours Congo and reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals. Ferebory Dore volleyed Congo in front and Thievy Bifouma drove in from a rebound to make it 2-0 either side of DR Congo efforts that hit the bar. In a 16-minute...... read more
Elephants, Foxes set for heavyweight AFCON battle Heavyweights Ivory Coast and Algeria will meet in the quarterfinals of the Africa Cup of Nations at the Nuevo Estadio de Malabo on Sunday night. Ivory Coast topped Group D – arguably the toughest of the tournament – thanks to draws with Guinea and Mali, as well as a narrow victory...... read more
Eaglets hit Sokoto Wednesday Nigeria U17 team, the Golden Eaglets, will depart Abuja for Sokoto Wednesday to step up their preparations for next month’s African U17 Championship in neighbouring Niger.Top officials of the club revealed that Sokoto was chosen for the Eaglets to finalise their training for the tournament because it enjoys similar hot and...... read more
Serena grabs 6th Australian Open title Serena Williams beat Maria Sharapova to win her sixth Australian Open and 19th Grand Slam title. The American world number one served superbly to win a pulsating final 6-3 7-6 (7-5) after Sharapova fought back in the second set. Williams, 33, moves past Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert with a 19th...... read more
FA Hammer hits Costa Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been banned for three matches for stamping on Liverpool's Emre Can. The 26-year-old will miss Saturday's Premier League clash with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge as well as games against Aston Villa and Everton. The Football Association charge, which Costa denied, related to an incident in...... read more
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