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October 19, 2018 9:16 AM South Africa vs Nigeria: Rohr identifies two players to replace Ndidi in 2019 AFCON clash

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has named midfielders: John Ogu and Ogenyi Onazi as the players that can replace Leicester City star, Wilfred Ndidi when they take on South Africa in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture in Johannesburg. Ndidi received a second yellow card in Nigeria’s 3-2 victory over Libya on Tuesday night in Sfax that automatically 17

October 15, 2018 6:28 AM Champions League: Guardiola names 3 clubs in position to lift trophy this season

Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola has said that his side cannot be considered as favourites to win Champions League this season. He said this was because they don’t have a big enough “history and tradition” in the competition. The Spaniard, however, named Real Madrid, Juventus and Barcelona as favourites to win the trophy. Guardiola has won the Champions 20

October 9, 2018 8:12 PM Ballon D’Or 2018: Pogba reveals his three choices

Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has admitted he does not deserve the Ballon d’Or. He named four France team-mates he believes are more worthy of the award. ALthough Pogba made the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon d’Or, he believes the prize should go to one of his compatriots. “Whether it’s Grizou (Griezmann), Kylian (Mbappe) or Raph’ (Varane) 17

October 7, 2018 7:12 PM Thierry Henry set to land managerial job in England

Former Arsenal striker, Thierry Henry, is expected to be named the new manager of Aston Villa this week. Villa, who play in the Championship, could be set to bring back John Terry too in a new-look dream team as Henry’s assistant, the UK Mirror reports. Henry is in final discussions over the post, to beat off competition from Brendan Rodgers and Rui Faria 20

September 27, 2018 11:06 AM EPL: Jamie Carragher compares Hazard to Pele, Maradona, Thierry Henry

Liverpool legend, Jamie Carragher has compared Chelsea star, Eden Hazard to Brazil legend, Pele, Argentina legend, Diego Maradona, and Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry after his stunning display against Jurgen Klopp’s men on Wednesday night in the Carabao Cup third round clash. Hazard secured a 2-1 win for Maurizio Sarri’s men against the Reds with one of the best goals 24

September 25, 2018 11:53 AM FIFA Best Player: David Trezeguet reveals player who’ll takeover from Messi, Ronaldo

Former France star, David Trezeguet, has tipped his countryman, Kylian Mbappe to takeover from Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as FIFA best player. Croatian star, Luka Modric ended Messi and Ronaldo’s FIFA awards domination. But Trezeguet, a former Juventus star, said the French forward is the future. Mbappe was named in the FIFPro World XI on Monday 24

September 25, 2018 7:28 AM FIFA Best Player: How Gernot Rohr, Obi Mikel voted

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, voted for Real Madrid’s Luka Modric to win the FIFA Best Player award last night. The Franco-German also voted for Kylian Mbappé as his second choice and Eden Hazard third respectively. According to All Nigerian Soccer, Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel opted for Lionel Messi, with Kylian Mbappé and Luka Modric coming 27

September 24, 2018 8:09 PM BREAKING: FIFA Football Awards: Modric wins Best Player ahead of Ronaldo, Salah

Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric, has been named FIFA Best Men’s Player of the Year. Modric won the prize ahead of former team-mate, Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool winger, Mohammed Salah, at a event held in London on Monday night. The Croatia captain enjoyed arguably the best year of his career, as he won a third consecutive Champions League trophy 25

September 24, 2018 8:09 AM FIFA Best Player: All you need to know about Monday’s awards

The world’s best male and female footballers, will be named at the Best FIFA Football Awards in London on Monday. This is the third year of the Best FIFA awards, after the world governing body’s six-year association with the Ballon d’Or came to an end. Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah are the finalists for the men’s player award for 2018. Ada Hegerberg 26

September 20, 2018 11:03 AM EPL: Sarri names four Chelsea players blocking Hudson-Odoi from starting XI

Chelsea manager, Maurizio Sarri has named four Blues’ players blocking winger, Callum Hudson-Odoi from featuring in his starting XI. According to Sarri, Eden Hazard, Victor Moses, Pedro and Willian are blocking Hudson-Odoi from first team football because the 17-year-old is behind the forwards in his pecking order of wingers. Speaking on Wednesday evening 25