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  • Leon Balogun Joins Brighton For Pre-Season

    July 16, 2018 2:48 PM 38

    Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, will join up with Brighton & Hove Albion for pre-season on Tuesday ahead of the forthcoming season. Balogun joined the Seagulls from Mainz this summer on a free and will to make his first appearance for Brighton Hove Albion in a pre-season game against AFC Wimbledon on July 21. Brighton boss Chris Hughton was confident

  • Joshua, Povetkin Clash In Wembley Sept 22

    July 16, 2018 2:47 PM 35

    Anthony Joshua will take on Alexander Povetkin at Wembley on September 22nd in a bid to fulfill his WBA mandatory defence. Joshua, the current International Boxing Federation (IBF), World Boxing Association (WBA) and International Boxing Organisation (IBO) World heavyweight title holder, will be fighting for the fourth time in succession at the stadium

  • Paris Renames Metro Stations To Honour World Cup Stars

    July 16, 2018 2:35 PM 40

    Six Paris metro stations were temporarily renamed in honour of France’s World Cup-winning champions after their 4-2 rollercoaster victory against Croatia. Among the changes, station Victor Hugo became “Victor Hugo Lloris”, named after the team’s captain and goalkeeper, whose second-half mistake gave Croatia faint hopes of a late comeback. The metro stop at Bercy

  • Serena Williams Seeded For Wimbledon As Murray Misses Out

    June 27, 2018 2:13 PM 47

    Seven-time Wimbledon champion Serena Williams has been seeded 25 for this year’s women’s singles by the organisers despite being ranked 183 in the world. The 36-year-old — who was not seeded for the French Open — has made only a tentative return to action following complications during daughter Alexis Olympia’s birth last September. Williams played her first

  • Roma On Verge Of Signing Pastore From PSG

    June 26, 2018 11:17 AM 64

    Javier Pastore was in advanced talks with AS Roma on Monday after the Argentine midfielder flew to Italy to discuss the terms of a four-year transfer deal from Paris Saint-Germain. Roma published a photo on their Twitter feed of the 29-year-old arriving at Rome airport and holding up a Roma scarf as banks of fans greeted him in the arrivals lounge

  • Messi: I Must Win World Cup Before I Retire

    June 25, 2018 11:26 AM 53

    Argentina captain Lionel Messi has vowed to win the World Cup before he retires from football. Messi, who clocked 31 on Sunday, was quoted in the Mirror as saying: “It means so much because for Argentina the World Cup is special – and for me too. “I’ve always had the dream of watching me raise the World Cup. And then seeing the emotion that goes with it. “My hair stands

  • World Cup: Senegal and Japan End Match in 2-2 Draw

    June 24, 2018 6:11 PM 43

    Goals from Senegal captain Sadio Mane and Moussa Wague were matched by strikes from Takashi Inui and Keisuke Honda for the Samurai Blue. Senegal took the lead in the 11th minute when Japan goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima punched a cross into Mane’s leg and the ball bounced back over the line and in, before Inui’s curled finish on 34 minutes meant the sides

  • Arsenal Signs New Deal With Jay-Z’s TIDAL

    June 13, 2018 1:30 PM 76

    Arsenal football club has signed a new deal with Jay-Z’s TIDAL in a partnership worth around £1 million pounds (N360 million) a year. According to reports, the collaboration includes features from up and coming artistes and a pre-installed playlist put together by Arsenal players Hector Bellerin, Danny Welbeck and Reiss Nelson. A part of the agreement

  • Ronaldo Inspires Portugal To Algeria Win

    June 8, 2018 11:39 AM 44

    With talisman Cristiano Ronaldo back in the side, Portugal strolled to a 3-0 win over Algeria in a World Cup warm-up match in Lisbon on Thursday. A brace from Paris Saint-Germain forward Goncalo Guedes, who spent last season on loan at Valencia, and another strike from Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes secured a comfortable success. It was a welcome

  • Cristiano Ronaldo’s Mother Eager To Have A Daughter In-Law

    June 8, 2018 7:46 AM 73

    Cristiano Ronaldo‘s mother Maria Dolore has shown how eager she is to have a daughter in-law after she described her son’s Spanish girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez as her future ‘daughter-in-law’. The 63-year-old Madeira-born matriarch made the statement in an interview with Cristina magazine, where she addressed the Real Madrid player’s love life, as well as his children