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  • Man Utd: Fred Deal Agreed And Diogo Dalot Set To Sign

    June 6, 2018 10:19 AM 60

    Manchester United have reached an agreement to sign Brazil midfielder Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk for a reported £47m. The 25-year-old, who has been selected for this summer’s World Cup, is set to become Old Trafford boss Jose Mourinho’s first signing of the summer. United are also closing in on Porto’s 19-year-old defender Diogo Dalot and should complete

  • Mikel: Super Eagles Will Play Well, Get Good Result Vs Czech Republic

    June 6, 2018 10:06 AM 49

    Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi hopes the team will better their performance of last Saturday’s encounter against England in today’s (Wednesday) friendly encounter against Czech Republic and possibly win the game too. The West Africans lost 2-1 to the Three Lions of England at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday recovering from a slow start to post an impressive

  • Kanu Nwankwo Retrieves Stolen $11,000 In Russia

    June 5, 2018 10:00 AM 47

    Former Super Eagles’ Skipper, Kanu Nwankwo has retrieved the money stolen from his luggage on arrival at the Moscow airport over the weekend after the attacker flew in for an exhibition game as part of the event towards the FIFA World Cup which starts in less than 12 days. Local police had confirmed earlier on Monday morning that indeed the former African

  • Duke Udi Returns As Osun Utd Head Coach

    June 4, 2018 6:05 PM 60

    Ex-international and former Head Coach of Bet9ja Nigeria National League side, Osun United Football Club, Duke Udi, has return to the club with a quest to help the team achieve greatness at the end of the 2018 season. According to a release by the club’s media manager, Tunde Shamsudeen, Udi who left the Omoluabi Giants mid way through last season to team up with Sunshine

  • Umtiti Signs $586m New Barca Deal

    June 4, 2018 1:36 PM 34

    The contract extension to 2023 that France defender Samuel Umtiti signed with Barcelona on Monday contains 500m euro ($586m) buyout clause said club president Josep Maria Bartomeu. “We think that with this clause, no one will dream of coming here” for him, Bartomeu said at a press conference at the Nou Camp immediately after Umtiti signed. “It’s great

  • World Cup: Rohr Drops Agu, Aina As Obi Makes Final 23-Man List

    June 3, 2018 10:45 AM 33

    Super Eagles’ Head Coach Gernot Rohr has confirmed Crotone of Italy striker Simmy Nwankwo will be one of his three attackers going into the World Cup after admitting he has been impressed by his style of play since joining up with the team in Uyo last month. The Franco-GermaN, who made this admission during his post-match conference after the Eagles

  • Osun Utd Sack Adesina, Assistants After Home Draw

    June 3, 2018 10:07 AM 33

    Osun United Football Club have announced that Adebayo Adesina and his assistants, Kazeem Oseni and Gbenga Ajayi Obe, have been sacked with former team captain Waheed Olapade to take over on an interim basis. Osun United announced Adesina’s firing on Saturday, minutes after a disappointing 1-1 home draw against Crown Football Club in one of the Week Seven

  • John Terry Leaving Aston Villa After Promotion Failure

    May 31, 2018 2:58 PM 41

    Former England captain John Terry said Thursday he was leaving Aston Villa and admitted he was “still hurting” after failing to help the Championship club reach the Premier League. The former Chelsea defender came to the former European champions on a one-year deal last July and made 35 league appearances, the last coming in Saturday’s play-off final

  • Thank You! Fans Tell Zidane After Quitting Real Madrid

    May 31, 2018 2:56 PM 43

    Real Madrid supporters have thanked the manager of the European Champions, Zinedine Zidane, for his dedication to the Spanish club. Zidane, 45, dropped a bombshell on Thursday when he announced he was quitting Real just days after winning the Champions League for a record third year in a row. The former international decided to quit at the top, saying

  • Salah Could Be Out For ‘Three To Four Weeks’, Says Physiotherapist

    May 30, 2018 10:59 AM 32

    Mohamed Salah faces a fight to play in any of Egypt’s World Cup group games, according to one of Liverpool’s physiotherapists. Club physio Ruben Pons has estimated Salah would normally need “three to four weeks” to recover from the left shoulder injury he sustained during Saturday’s Champions League final against Real Madrid. A three-week absence would