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April 30, 2017 9:38 PM Harry Kane, Dele Alli lead Premier League Team of the Weekend

After each round of Premier League fixtures, ESPN FC brings you its Team of the Weekend. Our panel of experts carefully selects 11 star performers along with a manager. Do you agree or disagree? You can have your say on those picked or overlooked in the comments section at the foot of the article or on Twitter, using the hashtag #ESPNFCTOTW 12

April 29, 2017 7:05 PM Mourinho's conservatism has injury-ravaged Man United on verge of UCL

Jose Mourinho came under much criticism on Thursday from Manchester United supporters, rival fans and the media alike, following his team's 0-0 draw against Manchester City. While Pep Guardiola defended Mourinho's tactics, claiming he thought that United had travelled to the Etihad with the intention of winning, not many shared his viewpoint. United 17

April 29, 2017 4:26 PM Ronaldo scores as Real Madrid beat Valencia to go top of the La Liga table

Spanish club Real Madrid have gone to the top of the La Liga standings after beating visiting Valencia 2-1 on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo scored the first goal for his side in the 27th minute to keep Real's title hope alive. NAIJ.com can report that the former Manchester United winger was not part of his side's 10

April 29, 2017 12:05 PM Man United need Wayne Rooney to play in midfield, there's no other option

Wayne Rooney and Jose Mourinho were on different pages in the summer. After playing in midfield for Louis van Gaal, and then for England at Euro 2016, the Manchester United captain said he had "known for years" he would eventually end up in that position. Mourinho, though, didn't agree. "Maybe he is not a No. 9 anymore but he will never, with me, be a No. 6," Mourinho 16

April 28, 2017 8:11 AM Adamawa speaker beats up police sergeant

In a clear case of display of power and arrogance, the Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa, has allegedly beaten up a police sergeant attached to him. A witness told newsmen in Yola on Thursday that the power-drunk speaker got angry when the policeman complained about non-payment of his allowances. According to the source 17

April 27, 2017 6:00 PM Manchester City vs Manchester United betting preview [Manchester Derby]

SportyBet Manchester City vs Manchester United betting preview [Manchester Derby] City are currently sitting in fourth position on the log, with just a point above their opponents, who are in fifth despite a 23-game unbeaten run in the Premier league. Jose Mourinho reiterates that winning the Europa League is now his priority, because it offers an alternative 18

April 27, 2017 12:04 PM NUGA Games: UNIPORT dominate athletics

The University of PortHarcourt has so far established its dominance in athletics at the ongoing Nigeria University Games Association (NUGA) Games at the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (UAM), by grabbing medals across athletic events. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that athletics are being staged at the Aper Aku Stadium in Makurdi 13

April 27, 2017 8:28 AM NUGA: Eight universities seek semi-finals slots as football quarter-finals begin

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the universities that reached the knockout stage of the competition at the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi (UAM) are Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU), Bauchi. ATBU on Wednesday defeated hard-fighting Lagos State University (LASU) 4-2 on penalties in their last group stage match. Other schools 15

April 27, 2017 4:01 AM Pochettino delighted as Spurs hunt Chelsea

Mauricio Pochettino is looking forward to continuing Tottenham's Premier League title push in the derby against Arsenal after beating Crystal Palace 1-0 on Wednesday. Victory for Spurs saw them again close the gap to leaders Chelsea at the top of the table to four points ahead of facing rivals Arsenal on Sunday. Tottenham have a tough run-in, starting 12

April 27, 2017 12:27 AM Eriksen screamer keeps Spurs title hopes alive

Playmaker strikes with 12 minutes to go to down Palace, as Arsenal beat Leicester London: Danish playmaker Christian Eriksen netted a superb 30-yard goal as Tottenham Hotspur downed Crystal Palace 1-0 on Wednesday to keep their Premier League title hopes alive. Leaders Chelsea, who beat Tottenham 4-2 in the FA Cup semi-finals on Saturday, went seven 14