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June 23, 2018 7:31 AM Nigeria vs Iceland: Oliseh speaks on Super Eagles 2-0 Win, Ahmed Musa’s goal

Former Nigerian international, Sunday Oliseh, has commended Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa for his brilliant second half display which earned Nigeria a 2-0 win over Iceland. Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 in a 2018 World Cup second group game at the Volgograd Arena on Friday. The Leicester City winger became the first Nigeria player to score in consecutive 19

June 23, 2018 6:45 AM World Cup 2018: Drogba reacts to Ahmed Musa’s first goal in Nigeria’s 2-0 win over Iceland

Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba has reacted to Ahmed Musa’s first goal against Iceland in the second group game of the 2018 World in Russia. The former Ivory Coast international applauded the skill of Musa in the first goal. Musa controlled a cross from Victor Moses before firing home a spectacular half volley from close range past the Iceland goalkeeper 17

June 23, 2018 5:54 AM World Cup 2018: Neymar reveals why he cried after Brazil’s 2-0 win over Costa Rica

Brazil forward, Neymar Jr., has explained why he burst into tears after their 2-0 win over Costa Rica on Friday. Neymar scored the second goal after Philippe Coutinho had tapped in the opener in the 91st minute, as the Selecao won their first game at the 2018 World Cup. However, the Paris Saint-Germain dropped to his knees and held his face at the final 19

June 21, 2018 6:06 PM Spain v Iran: Journalist rushed to hospital after VAR disallowed Melli’s equalizer

One of the members of the Iran press office, Mohsen Mogamedkia, was rushed to the hospital yesterday after the Video Assistant Referee, VAR, disallowed the country’s equalizer against Spain. Iran coach, Carlos Queiroz, complained about the decision, which saw what would have been an equalising goal ruled out for offside in his side’s 1-0 defeat against 21

June 21, 2018 5:45 PM Toyin Abraham apologises to Mercy Aigbe over crashed marriage controversy

Nollywood actress, Toyin Abraham, has finally apologized to colleague, Mercy Aigbe following their public ‘fight’ on Instagram. Toyin had sometime ago accused Mercy of being the reason for her crashed marriage with her ex-husband, Adeniyi Johnson. This was after Mercy Aigbe sent a congratulatory message to Adeniyi Johnson’s fiancée. However, Toyin, on Thursday 21

June 21, 2018 1:46 PM World Cup 2018: Luis Suarez speaks on Uruguay facing Spain in knockout stages

Uruguay striker, Luis Suarez, has said that they are not scared of the possibility of facing Spain at the knock-out stage of the 2018 World Cup. Suarez celebrated his 100th cap for his country, with the winning goal against Saudi Arabia at the Rostov Arena, as they won 1-0 to qualify for the last 16. They take on hosts Russia next Monday to decide who tops Group 17

June 21, 2018 10:24 AM 2018 World Cup: Diego Costa gets angry, attacks journalists after Spain’s 1-0 win over Iran

Spain striker, Diego Costa was angry and attacked journalists by calling them “silly” when asked about his physical style of play in their 1-0 victory over Iran on Wednesday evening. The Atletico Madrid striker netted his third goal of the tournament, albeit in fortuitous circumstances, to edge Spain past a stubborn Iran side. The former Chelsea striker 22

June 20, 2018 7:14 PM World Cup 2018: Suarez’s goal takes Uruguay into second round as Saudi Arabia crashes out

Barcelona star, Luis Suarez marked his 100th international appearance by proving the difference on Wednesday at the Rostov Arena as Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia for a second successive 1-0 win in the 2018 World Cup. The South Americans have now booked their spot in the Round of 16, joining hosts Russia. Saudi Arabia cannot progress beyond the group stage 25

June 20, 2018 2:48 PM Nigeria vs Iceland: Referee for Super Eagles crucial Group D clash revealed

Referee Matthew Conger from New Zealand, will be the man in the middle, when Nigeria take on Iceland in a crucial Group D fixture at the 2018 World Cup on Friday. Conger will be supported by his compatriot, Simon Lount as his first Assistant Referee (AR1) and Tevita Makasini from Tonga as his second assistant referee (AR2). Ricardo Montero from Costa 20

June 20, 2018 1:18 PM BREAKING: World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo makes history after scoring against Morocco

Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday afternoon made history after scoring against Morocco in their second Group D match in the 2018 World Cup. The 33-year-old scored a first half header in four minute for Portugal against the Lions of the Atlas. Ronaldo’s goal against the North Africans means he has now scored 85 international goals, more than any other 23