I won’t be humiliated – Gyan *Dumps AFCON, retires from Black Stars Ghana’s all-time leading scorer Asamoah Gyan, has chosen to dump the Black Stars, rather than face the humiliation of being stripped of his captainship and has thus, announced his retirement from the team. Coming 32 days to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), the captain of Ghana’s national team, linked...... read more
Why coach, teammates left Messi behind at Anfield after Liverpool humiliation Lionel Messi had to virtually “walk alone” at Anfield after he was left behind by the Barcelona coach and teammates, on the heels of the stunning 4-0 humiliation by Liverpool, following requests by UEFA for him to stay behind for a drug test.  Barca's belief that their 3-0 victory in the...... read more
Miracle of Anfield: Liverpool in sweet revenge against Barcelona *4-0 Liverpool have pulled off the ‘impossible’ by blasting four goals past Barcelona to complete a miraculous comeback in the Champions League.  ... read more
Salah, Firmino ruled out of Barcelona match *Mo is desperate, but we won't allow him - Klopp Mohammed Salah, would not file out to help Liverpool in their attempt to redeem themselves against the 3-0 trashing by Barcelona FC, last week in the UEFA Championship League semi-fianal on Tuesday. The man on whom a lot of hope have been placed to do the magic in overturning the table,...... read more
Take my advice: Start your career in Germany, Okocha tells Nigerian footballers *My scandals as a player “If I had the opportunity, I will ask every Nigerian kid to start his career in Germany. The structure they have in the Bundesliga is far from what is obtainable in other leagues.” These were the exact words of former Super Eagles Captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, as he opened up...... read more
Neymar earns three match ban for social media rants after PSG's loss to Man United Paris Saint-Germain star player Naymar has been handed a three-match ban for insulted match officials following his side’s controversial defeat to Manchester United and will miss half of next season’s group stage, through his Instagram post made following. PSG had ended their campaigns for their UEFA Championship League, after throwing away...... read more
BREAKING: Chukwu off to UK, as Otedola hands over $50,000 donation for treatment Chairman, Christian Chukwu, former coach of the Super Eagles and one of Nigeria’s greatest footballers ever, will travel to the UK for further treatment in the first week of May following the footing of his medical bills by Femi Otedola, the billionaire businessman, TheCable, is reporting. The paper, which initially broke...... read more
Iwobi: I wish to match Okocha's record *Speaks on AFCON dreams Alex Iwobi wants to match his uncle Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha by winning the Africa Cup of Nations with the Super Eagles at his first attempt. Okocha was part of the winning Super Eagles team in 1994 at his maiden appearance at the AFCON finals.  The 22-year-old was born in Lagos to...... read more
Djokovic suffers shock defeat, Nadal soars in Monte Carlo World number one Novak Djokovic suffered a 6-3 4-6 6-2 quarter-final exit against Russian Daniil Medvedev at the Monte Carlo Masters. The 31-year-old, winner of the event in 2013 and 2015, lost to the world number 14 in two hours, 20 minutes. Medvedev faces another Serb in the last four, world...... read more
Ronaldo: I don’t work miracles *Crushed over Ajax defeat Cristiano Ronaldo is totally crushed that he would not be picking up a sixth Champions League trophy this season after Ajax’s 2-1 win in Turin on Tuesday night. The Portuguese did bag his 126th goal of the competition to give the hosts the lead but Donny van Beek levelled just six minutes later...... read more
AFCON: Super Eagles in ‘pepper soup’ group *Faces Guinea, Madagascar, Burundi It will definitely be a piece of cake for Nigeria to get out of the first stage in the 2019 African  Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt if past records is anything to rely upon, given the teams the Super Eagles sould be facing. At a draw, held on Friday evening...... read more
Chukwu is a living legend, it’s impossible to abandon him – Rangers With the status as a living legend, given his accomplishments in Nigerian football, talks of abandoning Christian Chukwu, in his moments of need due to health challenges is near impossible, the management of Rangers International Football Club of Enugu, said on Monday. Besides, the former captain of the Flying Antelopes and...... read more
Christian Chukwu, ex-Super Eagles coach sick *May be flown abroad Former Super Eagles coach and captain of the first Nigerian team to win the African Cup of Nations (AFCON), Christian 'Chairman' Chukwu is down with an undisclosed ailment. Chukwu, double captain of Enugu Rangers in its heydays, and Green Eagles, for several years, leading to the winning of the trophy in...... read more
The story of US football club under sponsorship of a pornographic site A US amateur football team raised eyebrows in 2017 after they announced a deal to be sponsored by Porn site RedTube. The move paid off with a new site launched to sell merchandise. Washington Square FC became one of the first ever teams to be associated with a porn site after...... read more
Eyes on the world stage, as Lagos Country Club upgrades tennis environment Many still relish the nostalgia that Nigeria was once one of the world’s destinations for the game of tennis. Not only did the country produce great players, it also attracted some of the world’s greats in the game through hosting of global standard tournaments. Those days, like many of the great...... read more
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