How Neymar frustrated Pogba's weekly £429,000 pay at PSG But for the failure of the much-hyped Barcelona return of Neymar to sail through French midfielder, Paul Pogba, would have been on a mouth-watering weekly pay of £429,000 at Paris Saint Germain (PSG). But the deal that would netted the young lad a yearly £22million, fell apart at the last minute,...... read more
Mikel set to wed Russian partner, as pretty daughters insist on cookies, popcorn event The smell of freshly-baked cookies, roses and sweet songs are wafting in the air for Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, as the possibility of his eventually tying the nuptial knot with his partner, Olga Diyachenko, gradually inches to reality. Or how else could anybody interpret the demands of his two lovely...... read more
I failed at Premiership because I was an idiot; I once bought three cars in one day- Boateng Ghana international, Kevin-Prince Boateng, is full of regrets over his conduct during his time at Premiership League with Tottenham Hotspur, saying he was more or less an idiot for the way he shunned the professional side of football.    In an interview with La Repubblica, Boateng said he didn’t take his...... read more
Meet 16-year-old the African sensation that may be another Messi at Barcelona The night belonged as well, to the starlet thrown into the match by Coach Erneste Valverde in the 78th minute. He is Anssumane Fati(playing name Ansu Fati), from Guinea Bissau, who replaced forward Carles Perez. Ansu is not 17 years old yet. He is 16 years, 300 days. Goal.com calculated the...... read more
The real reason I left Real Madrid - Ronaldo *Says, I love challenges Apparent boredome and the need to break from the routine and explore new grounds, were some of the reasons that made Cristiano Ronaldo, to leave Real Madrid, the world football sensation, has admitted. The Portuguese international, after a nine-year stint at Los Blancos, from a mouth-watering transfer from Manchester United, moved...... read more
BREAKING: Ex-Super Falcons striker, Chiejine, dies *NFF mourns Again, the cold hand of death, has struck the footballing world, Africa and in particular, Nigeria, with the announcement of the passing of former Super Falcons player, Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine, by the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF. The incident, came a day after Nigeria's close neighbour, Ghana, lost one of the strikers of...... read more
BREAKING: Death strikes football again! *Ex-Ghanaian striker dies in London Africa and the footballing world, have been denied of one of its prominent members, with the report of fall of former Ghana’s striker Junior Agogo, who was confirmed snatched by the cold hand of death in London. My News Ghana reports that the former Zamalek FC striker passed on in England at...... read more
AMAZING: American male basketball player tests positive to pregnancy, banned for two years Donnel (DJ), Cooper, has earned a two year ban for donating the urine of his pregnant girlfriend for a drug test, which is considered an attempt to hoodwink the authorities and would therefore not play professionally until 2020, according to reports. According to EuroHoops and RTV, former Ohio University standout D.J. Cooper...... read more
BREAKING: Nigeria beats Tunisia, clinches AFCON, 2019 bronze *Ighalo eyes golden boot as tournament's highest goal scorer The Super Eagles of Nigeria have won the bronze medal of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, after beating Tunisia 1-0 at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt. This is the eight bronze medal for Nigeria in the Africa Cup of Nations. Odion Ighalo got the goal in the third...... read more
NFF: Rohr stays as Super Eagles coach *Heads to Bayern on refresher course Instead of being sacked from his job, Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr will be heading to Germany on a refresher course with German giants, Bayern Munich, to hone his skills in order to add value to the team. President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, told reporters, ahead of a...... read more
Chukwu: Otedola is my second God *He gave me back my life From a grateful heart, flowed torrents of emotional words as former Green Eagles captain and Chief Coach of the Super Eagles, Christian Chukwu, reminisced on his recent travails, which kept him bedridden and at the throes of death until help came from Nigeria's popular billionaire, Femi Otedola. The former oil mogul,...... read more
Buhari to Eagles: Please, give me this trophy! *Says, victory too sweet to relax now President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Super Eagles for another spectacular outing that has confirmed Nigeria’s progress to the Next Level in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Egypt 2019.   With a well-deserved victory over the Bafana Bafana of South Africa, President Buhari believes, like millions of other sports-loving Nigerians, that the...... read more
Nothing wrong with Sanwo-Olu’s N41million donation to Super Eagles – APC The All Progressives Congress (APC) is standing behind Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu over his donation of N41million to Super Eagles, after they defeated Cameroun to book a place in the quarter final in the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.  The party’s position on the matter, which immediately...... read more
BREAKING: Nigeria sends Cameroun out of 2019 AFCON *Beats defending champions 3-2 With two goals from striker, Odion Ighalo and another from Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi, Cameroun, Nigeria's arch rivals and defending champions of the African Cup of Nations out of the 2019 edition of the highest football tournament, on Saturday. The match played at Alexandra, Egypt's second biggest city, saw Nigeria down...... read more
INCREDIBLE: Angry mob, storms Keita's home, attack family for bewitching Guinean star over AFCON poor show A group of angry Guinean youths reportedly stormed footballer Naby Keita's home to confront his family after the Liverpool player was forced to pull from the 2019 AFCON because of injury. According to the gang, they believed that a member of the midfielder’s family had performed an act that affected his ability...... read more
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