Category: Sports

NPFL: Lobi Unstoppable; Beat Pillars to Go 6 Points Clear

Lobi Stars of Makurdi are unstoppable in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) as their continue their quest for glory as they handed a 1-0 defeat to former...

Napoli beat Juventus to Send Italian League Title Race to Wire

Kalidou Koulibaly headed Napoli back into the Serie A title race with a dramatic last-minute goal to down leaders, Juventus 1-0 at Allianz Stadium. The Senegalese...

Salah Wins PFA Player of the Year 2017-18 Award

Mohamed Salah has won the Professional Footballers’ Association Player of the Year award for 2017-18. The Liverpool forward, 25, beat Kevin de Bruyne, Harry Kane,...

Rivaldo to Neymar: Go to Real Madrid in order to be world best

Rivaldo has said that that the Brazilian international Neymar cannot fulfil his potential in Paris “I have already said that Neymar can be the best player in the...

Why I Resigned from Arsenal, Says Wenger

Arsene Wenger has hinted that growing supporter unrest influenced his decision to quit Arsenal at the end of the season. The 68-year-old saw his side beat West Ham 4-1...

Arsene Wenger Resigns as Arsenal Coach

Arsenal’s longest serving manager, Arsene Wenger, has confirmed he will leave the club at the end of this season. Wenger revealed this in a statement published on the...

Mourinho to Drop Players for Tottenham FA Cup Semi-final

Manchester United players who performed poorly in their Premier League defeat by West Brom will be dropped for Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham, says...

Nigeria Join Race to Host 2022 Youth Olympics

Nigeria has joined the fray as a potential bidder for the 2022 Summer Youth Olympics Games (YOG). Abuja, the capital of Nigeria was presented at the Sport Accord Summit,...

VAR Awards Mainz Bizarre Penalty to Players Already in Dressing Room

The VAR ensured Bundesliga side Mainz secured victory over Freiburg as a bizarre penalty was awarded to them after players had already left the pitch for half-time on...

Fans Rue Scrapping of Sports Ministry in Anambra

Sports fans in Anambra State have decried the scrapping of the Ministry of Sports in the state just as sports administrators and enthusiasts have expressed dismay,...

Liverpool Now Favourites to Win Champions League, Says Stuart Pearce

Stuart Pearce believes Liverpool should be regarded as the favourites to win the Champions League this season Jurgen Klopp’s side reached the Champions League...

NCWS President Urges Recognition for Women’s Performance in Sports

Gloria Shoda, President of the National Council for Women Societies (NCWS), on Wednesday called on sports stakeholders to ensure adequate recognition of women...

Liverpool Cruise into Last Four after Beating Man City 2-1 at Ethihad

Liverpool reached their first Champions League semi-final for 10 years Tuesday night after coming from behind to win at Manchester City and secure a 5-1 aggregate win....

Commonwealth Games: No Regret Coming 10th in Race-walk, Says Olude

Fadekemi Olude, a debutant race-walker who represented Nigeria at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, says she has no regret placing 10th at the event, which took place on...

Man City Close to Premier League Glory as Man United Visit

Manchester City have the opportunity of easing the pain of their Champions League defeat to Liverpool by clinching the Premier League title against bitter rivals,...

We’re Sure of Victory over Djoliba, Says MFM FC Coach

Fidelis Ilechukwu, Chief Coach of MFM FC of Lagos on Friday said his club was ready to beat Djoliba of Mali in the first leg of CAF confederation qualifying round on...

Europa: Arsenal Drub CSKA Moscow 4-1

France striker Alexandre Lacazette marked his first Arsenal start for two months with two goals as they took control of their Europa League quarter-final by demolishing...

Man City Team Bus Attack: Police Ask for Footage

Merseyside Police have asked the public to send them footage of Manchester City’s team bus being attacked at Anfield on Wednesday. Cans, bottles and flares were...

Liverpool v Man City: ‘Pep Guardiola’s Fears Realised at Anfield’

Pep Guardiola hinted at what was to come at a thunderous Anfield when he admitted Manchester City were the “perfect” opponents for Liverpool in the Champions...

Rohr Plots ‘Plan B’ against Messi at Russia 2019

With barely 85days to the clash between Nigeria and perennial World Cup group stage rival and one of the tournament’s favourites, Argentina, Super Eagles Technical...