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  • Buvac Ends 17-Year Relationship With Klopp

    April 30, 2018 2:00 PM 70

    Liverpool assistant coach, Zeljko Buvac, has walked away from the club just days before the second leg of their Champions League semi-final clash against Italian club AS Roma. The Bosnian-Serb has worked with Jurgen Klopp for 17 years during spells at German clubs Mainz and Borussia Dortmund. But it appears Buvac has now left the club before one of the biggest

  • Keyamo: Supreme Court Didn’t Sack Pinnick, Giwa Case Sent Back To High Court

    April 27, 2018 2:55 PM 87

    The Supreme Court of Nigeria have not sacked the current board of the Nigerian Football Federation contrary to some reports on social media. According to NFF legal counsel, Festus Keyamo, the case has only been referred back to the court where it began. Chris Giwa dragged the current NFF board to the Supreme Court after he was unsatisfied with an earlier

  • Iniesta Announces Barcelona Departure, Won’t Stay In Europe

    April 27, 2018 2:51 PM 82

    Spanish midfield legend Andrés Iniesta has announced he will quit Barcelona at the end of the season. Iniesta came through the youth system with the club and turned professional in 2001, making 669 appearances in 16 seasons and winning 31 major trophies with the club. The 33-year-old won eight LaLiga titles with the club and four Champions Leagues, and scored

  • Trump Warns: Don’t Dare To Oppose USA World Cup Hosting Bid

    April 27, 2018 2:04 PM 78

    United States of America President Donald Trump has warned countries that will not support a joint bid from the his country, Canada and Mexico to host the World Cup in 2026. The United States last hosted the FIFA World Cup in 1994 but failed to qualify for the 2018 finals in Russia. Morocco have made a bid to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup just as there

  • Wenger: It Wasn’t My Decision To Quit Arsenal; I Want Europa Trophy

    April 25, 2018 2:06 PM 60

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that the timing of his departure from the club after nearly 22 years “was not really my decision”. It was announced on Friday that the Frenchman would leave the club at the end of the season, despite having a year left on his contract. Speaking before Thursday’s Europa League semi-final first leg against Atletico Madrid

  • Europa League Semis: Arsenal Draw Atletico, Marseille To Battle Salzburg

    April 13, 2018 11:04 AM 92

    Arsenal have been drawn against Spanish side Atletico Madrid while French Ligue 1 outfit Olympique Marseille will face Red Bull Salzburg of Austria in the semi-finals of the 2017/2018 UEFA Europa League. Arsenal will welcome Atletico to the Emirates Stadium for the first leg while Salzburg will be guests to Marseille. The first legs will be played on 26 April

  • Ajayi Qualifies For 400m Finals

    April 11, 2018 2:27 PM 103

    Nigeria’s Yinka Ajayi on Tuesday made it to the final of the women’s 400 metres at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games scheduled for Wednesday. The 20-year-old competed in the second semi finals and finished second with a time of 51.81 secs. The six other athletes who also made it to the final were Jamaican duo Stephenie McPherson and Anastasia

  • Commonwealth Games: Nigeria Win Silver Medal In Table Tennis

    April 9, 2018 2:20 PM 88

    Nigeria’s table tennis team claimed the country’s first medal at the ongoing Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games winning the first silver medal. The team led by Sugun Toriola lost Monday’s final 3-0 to India who claimed gold. Segun Abiodun lost the first match 3-1 (4-11, 11-5, 11-4, 11-9) to Sharath Achanta while Toriola also suffered a 3-1 (10-12, 11-3, 11-3, 11-4) defeat

  • Nigeria Wins Second Medal At Commonwealth Games

    April 9, 2018 12:20 PM 66

    After failing to make the podium in the first four days of action at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, the medals are now coming in for Team Nigeria. Just after the jinx was broken for Nigeria by the men’s table tennis team who won silver medal, another silver medal has been added to the country’s haul. Chukwuebuka Enekwechi won the second

  • Commonwealth Games: Five Nigerians Reach Athletics Finals

    April 9, 2018 11:30 AM 75

    Seye Ogunlewe and Enoch Adegoke on Sunday have both qualified for the final of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games men’s 100m. In the women category, the country’s representatives Jennifer Madu, Isoken Igbinosun and Joy Udo-Gabriel lost in the semi-finals. Udo-Gabriel was the closest of the women to qualifying after finishing fourth in her semi-final