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  • Chelsea welcome N'Golo Kante back to Cobham training as Blues step up preparations for Bournemouth trip

    October 26, 2017 3:36 PM 22

    N'Golo Kante is nearing his return to Chelsea as the French international returns to first-team training with Manchester United clash closing in. The midfielder suffered an injured hamstring during the international break and was ruled out of first-team action three weeks but has lifted the Blues after joining his-team mates on Thursday. Antonio Conte

  • Man Utd stars unhappy with Jose Mourinho: Training ground like morgue

    October 25, 2017 5:13 PM 36

    That’s according to a shock report in The Sun, who claim sources have told them that the United training ground is ‘like a morgue’. United’s impressive start to the new season has hit the buffers in recent weeks following their dire draw at Liverpool and their defeat to Huddersfield last week. Their dip in form has led to Mourinho criticising his stars

  • Arsenal & Man City Will Face No Action After 4 Carabao Cup Substitutions as Neither Broke New Rules

    October 25, 2017 11:54 AM 27

    Arsenal and Manchester City will not face any action - either in the form of forced replays or expulsion from the competition - over the use of four substitutes during this week's Carabao Cup as neither club committed any infraction under competition rules. In a sensationalised report on Wednesday morning, The Sun described a Carabao Cup 'farce' in extra-time

  • ‘Rubbish’ Carabao Cup ball worse than Jabulani – Touré

    October 25, 2017 11:04 AM 26

    The EFL has said it will seek talks with Pep Guardiola to understand his concerns over the Mitre ball used in Manchester City’s Carabao Cup game with Wolverhampton Wanderers, but insisted that it meets the Fifa Quality Pro standard. Guardiola complained in the aftermath of City’s penalty shoot-out victory over the Championship leaders that his side had struggled

  • No automatic shirt for Enyeama – Rohr

    October 25, 2017 7:02 AM 32

    Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr has taken out time to explain how the battle for the first choice spot of the Super Eagles will be like following the impending return of former goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama. Enyeama is set to return to the team after talks with Rohr ended on a positive note on the goalkeeper ending his exile from the team after

  • Carabao Cup: Arsenal, Manchester United qualify for quarter-finals

    October 25, 2017 5:42 AM 33

    Arsenal are through to the quarter-final of the Carabao Cup, after coming from a goal down to defeat Norwich 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night. The Gunners went behind to a Josh Murphy goal in the first half of the match. However, Eddie Nketiah’s introduction from the bench, changed the game in Arsenal’s favour. The 18-year-old stabbed in the equalizer

  • Nketiah spares Arsenal's blushes with brace in comeback win over Norwich

    October 24, 2017 9:29 PM 34

    Eighteen-year-old Eddie Nketiah made a name for himself on Tuesday by coming off the bench to bag a brace and help Arsenal through to the next round of the Carabao Cup by defeating Norwich City 2-1. The Gunners fell behind when Josh Murphy raced clear of the defence to clip over debutant goalkeeper Matt Macey. With the hosts struggling for fluency, Arsene

  • Abia Warriors FC task new coach

    October 24, 2017 6:59 PM 31

    The Management of Abia Warriors have tasked Coach Everton Rafael to restructure the club in order to be among the top contenders in the 2017/2018 NPFL season. The Club Chairman,Emeka Inyama was of the opinion that after playing four seasons in the elite division of the Nigerian league, they intend taking the club to greater heights. The Brazilian who signed

  • Man Utd hero Ryan Giggs makes bold Man City title claim

    October 24, 2017 7:58 AM 37

    City currently boast a five-point lead on the Red Devils after just nine games. United lost to Huddersfield at the weekend, their first defeat of the season, to let their rivals extend their advantage at the top of the league. City are unbeaten this campaign, having won eight and drawn one of their opening Premier League clashes. However, Red Devils

  • FIFA Best Awards: How Mikel, Rohr Voted As Hazard Picks Kante

    October 23, 2017 11:32 PM 32

    FIFA have revealed how national team coaches and captains voted in The Best Football Awards with Nigeria’s Gernot Rohr and Mikel Obi making largely different choices. Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was named the FIFA Best men’s player for a second year running while his manager Zinedine Zidane picked up the coaches’ award at the London ceremony