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October 19, 2017 4:56 PM Super Eagles stars Troost-Ekong and Mikel Agu meet President Buhari (photo)

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in Turkey in a bid to boost relationships between the European nation and Nigeria. While on the visit the president met with Super Eagles stars William Troost-Ekong and Mikel Agu. A picture of the president and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan meeting with the players was shared by Ekong on Instagram. The picture 9

October 19, 2017 9:18 AM Europa Feature: Crvena v Arsenal

Crvena Zvezda got the better of Arsenal before all of their current players were born, and will hope to do so again when the sides reconvene in Europa League Group H. The teams met in the 1978/79 Uefa Cup third round, Branko Stankovic's Crvena Zvezda winning 1-0 in Belgrade – Cvijetin Blagojevic the scorer – and then making it through to the next round 17

October 19, 2017 6:29 AM PDP: Time for a fresh start – Gbenga Daniel

The lead contender in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, National Chairmanship position, Gbenga Daniel has today, the 18th October, 2017, formally declared his intention to run for the position. Engr. Daniel who was the former Governor of Ogun state, in his declaration of interest for the party’s position, said that time had come for a fresh start in PDP. Daniel 15

October 18, 2017 10:18 PM Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal Roma thriller

Eden Hazard came to Chelsea’s rescue after his side blew a two-goal lead in a dramatic 3-3 draw with Roma in the Champions League on Wednesday. Antonio Conte’s team looked on course for a comfortable victory at Stamford Bridge thanks to first-half goals from David Luiz and Hazard at Stamford Bridge. But Roma’s Aleksandar Kolarov struck before half-time 16

October 18, 2017 9:05 PM Champions League: Messi nets 100th goal in European competitions

Lionel Messi reached 100 goals in European competition, with a fine free-kick as Barcelona defeated Olympiakos 3-1 on Wednesday in a Champions League group game. Messi curled home just over an hour to make it 2-0, despite having been reduced to 10 men following Gerard Pique’s red card. He becomes only the second player to attain the milestone after Cristiano 13

October 18, 2017 8:56 PM Rashford's magnificent free kick earns uninspired Man United a win at Benfica

Having won both of their games coming in to this match, while Benfica had lost both of theirs, the real pressure was on the home side and not Manchester United ahead of kickoff on Wednesday. That was telling in the first half of the 1-0 win, with United not showing an awful lot of quality in attack and Benfica not able to create the clear cut chances 14

October 18, 2017 8:56 PM Manchester United player Marcus Rashford shows Paul Pogba knack vs Benfica

Marcus Rashford won Man Utd their Champions League tie vs Benfica after overcoming a poor first-half at the Estadio da Luz. Louis van Gaal was warmly applauded by Manchester United fans at Liverpool and his spirit lingered in Lisbon. United were about to record successive 0-0 draws for the first time since October 2015 before Van Gaal's last great discovery 14

October 18, 2017 3:35 PM What Gbenga Daniel said during declaration for PDP chairmanship

Former Ogun state governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has formally declared his intention to run for the national chairmanship position of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. In attendance were many PDP chieftains, Senator Ademola Adeleke, former Ministers, John Odey, Sanusi Daggash, Femi Fani-Kayode; other former Ministers serving and former federal and state 32

October 18, 2017 1:35 PM Amapakabo thrilled with fresh El Kanemi Warriors challenge

New El Kanemi Warriors coach, Imama Amapakabo is relishing the opportunity to coach in northern Nigeria for the first time in his career. “I told everyone that I was glad to be there having worked in the south for some years now I felt it was time for me to move to the north to see the terrain over there too,” Amapakabo told Goal. "I will say I am pleased 13

October 17, 2017 9:04 PM UEFA Champions League Results: Manchester City edge Napoli, Spurs hold Real Madrid

Manchester City took command of Group F in the Champions League, with a 2-1 win over Napoli on Tuesday. Pep Guardiola’s men raced into a two-goal lead in the first 20 minutes of the match, thanks to goals from Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus. Kevin De Bruyne, who played a part in both goals, hit the woodwork as City threatened to run away with the game. Diawara 16