Super Eagles seal 2019 Africa Nations Cup berth
Super Eagles of Nigeria drew 1-1 with Bafana Bafana of South Africa at the FNB Stadium in Soweto on Saturday afternoon to book their place at Cameroon 2019. Nigeria who had missed out on back-to-back editions of the Africa Cup of Nations drew the first blood albeit an own... Read more
Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo & wife celebrate 9th wedding anniversary
Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo and his wife, Sonia are celebrating their 9th wedding anniversary. The Changchun Yatai forward took to social media to share the above photo, he wrote; ”Happy anniversary to us❤️🙏🏾 #9years #nov14 #blessed #Godisthegreatest🙏🏾” 9 years? Wow! Read more
Man U’s Marouane Fellaini shows off new haircut
Some people need to get a fake moustache and sunglasses to go out in disguise, Marouane Fellaini just needs a haircut, lol. The Manchester United star has cut off his distinctive curly locks which have been a trademark of his appearance since moving to the Premier League with Everton... Read more
Ex-Nigerian footballer, Ajuma Ameh-Otache, dies at 33
Ajuma Ameh-Otache, one of Nigeria’s most successful women internationals, midfielder has died at the age of 33. The ex footballer, who played for Nigeria at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, also won the African Women’s Cup of Nations that same year. “We are sad to hear of the... Read more
Liverpool’s Alisson is world’s best goalkeeper
Liverpool star Alisson is the highest-ranked goalkeeper in this year’s Goal 50. The Brazil international joined the Reds during the summer for £56 million (€62.5m) – which, at the time, was a record for a goalkeeper – and the 26-year-old has enjoyed an impressive start to his career at Anfield. However, Alisson makes... Read more
Man United were lucky against Juventus: Dublin
Manchester United “got lucky” against Juventus, says Dion Dublin, with Anthony Martial the only positive in an attacking unit which delivered “no end product”. The Red Devils netted twice in the final four minutes of a dramatic Champions League clash in Turin on Wednesday to head dome with a much-needed... Read more
‘I’ll buy another club if Arsenal won’t be sold to me’ – Dangote
Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has said he will consider buying another football club if Premiership club Arsenal won’t be sold to him. Dangote, who is a fan of the club has been wanting to buy the British club for years. He says he’ll make a move only after he has... Read more
Nigerian footballer dies on the pitch in Turkey
A Nigerian footballer has died on the pitch in Turkey over the weekend. Ekundayo Ebenezer Mawoyeka, 23, a striker who plays for Sarayköyspor in the Super Amateur League collapsed in the 35th minute of the game against Ye?ilköyspor at the Servergazi Stadium. He was rushed to the Servergazi State... Read more
Salah’s statue unveiled in Egypt
Egyptian sculptor Mai Abdel Allah has unveiled a statue of Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah at the World Youth Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, which ends tomorrow. The statue shows Salah with his arms outstretched in apparent celebration, albeit with much bigger hair in real life. Mohammed Salah is a hero... Read more
Champions League:Liverpool leave Shaqiri out of Belgrade squad to avoid offending Serbs
Liverpool have left Xherdan Shaqiri out of their squad to face Serbian side Red Star Belgrade in the Champions League on Tuesday because they want to “avoid any distractions” that may be caused by the midfielder’s Albanian heritage. Shaqiri, 27, is an ethnic Albanian from Kosovo, where a Serbian... Read more