Top 10 pictures from the 2018 World Cup (photos)
The 2018 world cup has given football lovers a rollercoaster of emotions in the past four weeks. Below are some of the iconic pictures that shows the beautiful game in all its glorious light: Ronaldo helps Cavani off the pitch Neymar goes down Southgate celebrates reaching the semi-finals Mandzukic... Read more
Christiano Ronaldo goes through clinical at Juventus
Football star, Cristiano Ronaldo is undergoing a medical with Juventus as he finalises a sensational transfer from Real Madrid. The striker agreed terms last week over a €100 million (£88m/$117m) switch to Serie A, a move that shook the world of football in the middle of the World Cup. Under the deal, Ronaldo... Read more
Ahmed Musa’s goal nominated as one of the best in the World Cup
Nigerian forward, Ahmed Musa has recently being shortlisted by FIFA  for the Goal of the Tournament Award at the just concluded 2018 World Cup in Russia. A total of 169 goals were scored at the 2018 World Cup; but only 18 from that pool were shortlisted for the top award.... Read more
With a team of African immigrants, France becomes new World Cup champions
France’s electrifying 4-2 World Cup win over Croatia in the 2018 edition’s final match, on Sunday in Moscow, represents a victory for Africa and immigrants everywhere. The championship-winning World Cup team features no less than 15 players with African roots, including the dynamic 19-year-old forward Kylian Mbappe, who is descended from an Algerian mother... Read more
FIFA president threatens to ban the NFF over Pinnick’s removal
The FIFA president has revealed that the NFF may have to be banned as stipulated in the world football authority’s rules if embattled president, Amaju Pinick is not reinstated. The FIFA president said this while addressing journalists on the sidelines of the ongoing World Cup in Russia. The Minister... Read more
Wimbledon: Serena Williams eyes 24th grand slam as faces Kerber in final
Serena Williams will face Germany’s Angelique Kerber for an eighth Wimbledon singles title after both won their semi-finals in straight sets. The American former world number one overpowered Germany’s Julia Gorges 6-2 6-4, while Kerber beat Latvia’s JelenaOstapenko 6-3, 6-3. Saturday’s final will be a re-match of the 2016... Read more
Chelsea FC sacks Antonio Conte as coach
After two seasons in the saddle, Antonio Conte has been relieved of his duties at Stamford Bridge with Premier League giants, Chelsea. Though Chelsea are yet to officially confirm this development, multiple reports in England and Italy, including Sky Sports Italia, are assertive about the exit of Conte from... Read more
Breakdown of Cristiano Ronaldo’s Juventus contract
Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Italian giants for a deal worth $100m. The five-time Balon d’Or winner will earn €30 million a year in Turin and has penned a four-year deal worth a whopping €120 million. Below is the full breakdown of his wages at Juventus: £106,180,616 (€120m) over his... Read more
Chelsea sacks Antonio Conte
Chelsea coach, Antonio Conte has been sacked by Club management after a turbulent start to the new season. The Italian won the Premier League at the first time of asking in May, but had grown critical of the club’s lack of transfer activity. Owner Roman Abramovich has risked paying Conte... Read more
World Cup: Pogba dedicates France semi final win to rescued Thai boys
France midfielder Paul Pogba has dedicated his side’s World Cup 1-0 semi-final win over Belgium to the 12 Thai boys who were rescued from a flooded cave along with their coach on Tuesday. “This victory goes to the heroes of the day, well done boys, you are so strong,”... Read more