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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 30, 2017 8:26 PM Maduro welcomes papal interest in Venezuela mediation

Caracas (AFP) - President Nicolas Maduro on Sunday welcomed an offer by Pope Francis for Vatican mediation in crisis-torn Venezuela but opposition leaders rebuffed the overture. The pope's call for a "negotiated solution" came in response to waves of protests by Venezuelans demanding new elections to pull the country out of a downward spiral. At least 15

April 30, 2017 5:22 PM Chelsea officially qualify for next season’s Champions League

Chelsea’s place in next season’s UEFA Champions League has been officially confirmed, following their 3-0 win over Everton at Goodison Park on Sunday. All three goals came in the second half, as the hosts contained Antonio Conte’s men in the first 45 minutes. The Premier League leaders did not play any European football in the last year, after they finished 18

April 30, 2017 3:33 PM Report: Iran becomes self-sufficient in gasoline production

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has become self-sufficient in producing the amount of gasoline the country requires on a daily basis, the official IRNA news agency reported on Sunday. President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated a new refinery that produces some 12 million liters (3.17 million gallons) of gasoline in its first phase, according to the report 13

April 30, 2017 12:59 PM Mikel Obi undergoes surgery in London with his wife beside him

John Mikel Obi Super Eagles midfielder has had surgery in London with his wife beside him Mikel has been troubled in recent month with a lingering abdominal strain which has made him miss three consecutive games for Tianjin TEDA FC. The 30-year-old took to his Instagram to announce that he had undergone a successful surgery. “Surgery went well, rehab 16

April 30, 2017 11:03 AM Outrage over federal government’s lopsided DSS recruitment

- This is due to the lopsided recruitment into the Department of State Service (DSS) A report by Vanguard has detailed how the recent lopsided recruitment into the DSS has generated outrage across the country. Senator Ekweremadu, the highest ranking Igbo political office holder said the reality on ground for the people of the South-east was that of exclusion 12

April 30, 2017 7:04 AM Tyson Fury's reaction to Anthony Joshua's stunning victory against Wladimir Klitschko

Anthony Joshua immediately called out Tyson Fury following victory against Wladimir Klitschko Anthony Joshua wants another Wembley night - and he knows Tyson Fury might be the only man who can provide it for him. It’s unlikely Wladimir Klitschko will hold the newly-undisputed heavyweight champion to the rematch clause inserted into their contract 16

April 30, 2017 6:58 AM Ronaldo becomes all-time leading goalscorer in Europe

Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, became the all-time leading goalscorer in Europe, after he netted in their 2-1 win over Valencia on Saturday. Ronaldo headed Madrid in front, to claim his 20th goal of this season’s La Liga campaign. It also meant he has scored at least 20 goals in each of his eight seasons at the Santiago Bernabeu. The Portugal 16

April 30, 2017 6:27 AM ASEAN leader Philippines go easy on China over sea disputes

The Philippines followed up a summit of Southeast Asian leaders by releasing a final communique Sunday that removed mention of international concerns over China's "militarization" of newly built islands in the disputed South China Sea in a major concession to Beijing. The 25-page statement issued by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte following the daylong 13

April 30, 2017 6:06 AM Odegbami: Messi, Ronaldo, And The Greatest Player In History Debate!

FC Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre Ter Stegan thinks that Lionel Messi is the greatest player in the history of the game! He joins millions of people around the world, including yours truly, who also think so and are celebrating the genius after another superlative performance last Sunday night at the 94 minutes El Clasico thriller at the Santiago Bernabeu 17