Guardiola now rates Aguero higher than Kane(opinion)
Sergio Aguero’s contract extension at Manchester City  has put an end to more than two years of uncertainty and proves that he has won the complete trust of Pep Guardiola, to the extent that the Catalan rates him more highly than Harry Kane, says Given Kane’s temporary slump and Aguero’s fine form since the... Read more
Anthony Joshua considers a Rumble in the Jungle fight with Wilder in Nigeria
Anthony Joshua would “100 per cent” consider fighting Deontay Wilder in an undisputed world unification fight in Africa, in homage to the “Rumble in the Jungle” involving Muhammad Ali and George Foreman, the WBO, WBA and IBF heavyweight champion of the world disclosed on Thursday, according to the Telegraph... Read more
Amaju Pinnick wins NFF election
Today’s Echo can authoritatively say Amaju Pinnick has been re-elected as NFF president after beating three other contestants in today’s election at Katsina. The current NFF president got 34 votes while his closest rival, Aminu Maigari polled 8 votes. Former Secretary-General Taiwo Ogunjobi got 2 votes while newbie, Chinedu Okoye got... Read more
Adorable photo of JJ Okocha & his handsome son
Former Nigerian football legend, JJ Okocha recently shared a photo with his handsome son. See photo below: Read more
Who wins today’s NFF election:  Pinnick, Maigari, Ogunjobi, Okoye?
The election to determine the leader of Nigeria’s highest football governing body, the Nigerian Football Federation(NFF) is slated for today in the Northern city of Katsina. Many stakeholders will watch this election with keen interest, especially the Nigerian corporate sector, continental  and international football governing bodies; CAF and FIFA.... Read more
Ahmed Musa scores first hat trick for Al-Nassr
Super Eagles and Al Nassr star, Ahmed Musa was on fire as he scored his first hat-trick for his new club against Al-Qadisiyah. After the match, the super eagles star was so delighted as he went home with the match ball. He wrote: ‘Great team work!Thankful to my teammates... Read more
Transfer: Ex Man City star, Negredo joins Musa, Cabaye at Al Nasr
Alvaro Negredo has joined Al Nasr in the United Arab Emirates. The 33-year-old Spain international spent last season with Besiktas in Turkey but has agreed to sign a two-year deal and will team up with ex-Newcastle and Paris Saint-Germain player Yohan Cabaye. Nigerian forward, Ahmed Musa joined the Saudi... Read more
As Champions League resumes today, what will Liverpool do better?(Opinion) analysis what Liverpool can do differently this season as the Champions league resumes Liverpool 2.0: How Klopp plans to take Champions League finalists over the last hurdle As selfie requests go, it could hardly have been timed worse. A crestfallen Jurgen Klopp was making his way from the... Read more
Guardiola confident of Mahrez’s performance at Manchester City
Manchester City manager Riyad Mahrez is confident that summer recruit Riyad Mharez will be a success at the Etihad Stadium outfit. The former Leicester City influential winger is yet to hit the form that made the Premier League champions pay a record £60 million for his services. This season,... Read more
I’m on the same level with Messi, Ronaldo: Griezmann
Antoine Griezmann claimed he is on the same level as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as he set his sights on winning the Ballon d’Or, despite admitting he can make improvements to his game. The World Cup-winning France forward missed out on the three-man shortlist for FIFA’s The Best... Read more