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Barca Could Lose Messi to Madrid- Sanchez

Messi, a Product of Barca's Famous La Masia Academy, Has Been With the Baulgranas Since 2000.

Real Madrid legend Hugo Sanchez believes Barcelona could lose its playmaker Lionel Messi, 26, to the ‘Los Blancos’, if the careless nature with which the Argentine is being looked after continues. A Messi shock move to the Estadio Santiago Bernebeu cannot be completely ruled out says Sanchez, who played as ... Read More »

Sagna Close to Agreeing on a New Arsenal Contract

Bacary Sagna Close to Reaching an Agreement to Remain a Gunner.

Bacary Sagna is reportedly close to reaching an agreement with Arsenal over a new contract. The Frenchman’s representatives have held fresh but positive talks with the North London outfit over a contract extension and the ‘Gunners’ hierarchy are confident the defender will reject offers from outside. Should the 31-year-old right-back ... Read More »

Scholes Joins Giggs, NickyButt and Neville at Carrington

Paul Scholes and Nicky Butt Has Coached Man United Under-18 This Season.

Paul Scholes has returned to assist Manchester United’s team as Ryan Giggs begins his first full day as interim manager. Scholes opted against taking up a full-time position under David Moyes, who was sacked on Tuesday, as he wanted to spend more time with his family. But with long time ... Read More »

Victor Moses Rules Out Liverpool Loan Extension

Victor Moses Joined Liverpool on a Season-Long Loan from Chelsea on Last Summer's Transfer Deadline Day.

On loan Liverpool winger Victor Moses look to extend his stay at Anfield past the end of the season, with a return to his parent club Chelsea on the card. The 23-year-old Nigeria international has featured 21 times for the ‘Reds’ this season, since joining on a season-long loan. “I’m ... Read More »

Diaby Returns After 13-Month Injury Layoff

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Arsenal midfielder, Abou Diaby made a return to football action for the first time in over a year as he featured for 45 minutes in Arsenal defeat to Chelsea in an Under-21 league match played on Tuesday night. The 27-year-old French player’s last appearance prior to Tuesday’s clash in the ... Read More »

Moyes Thanks Ferguson, “Proud” to Have Managed Man United

David Moyes Proud To Have Managed man United. Image Credit: AP.

David Moyes has thanked Sir Alex Ferguson for giving him the opportunity to manage Manchester United, and says he will remain “proud” of his ten-month relationship with the club. The 50-year-old issued his first public statement a day after his dismissal on Tuesday, admitting results at the club “have not ... Read More »

Eagles Get May 27 Deadline for Scotland Friendly

Super Eagles Players to Converge By May 27 for Scotland Friendly Match.

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi on Tuesday said players invited for the friendly against Scotland were expected to arrive at the team’s camp latest a day to the encounter. Nigeria is billed to play Scotland at Fulham’s Craven Cottage ground on Wednesday, May 28. The match if part of the ... Read More »

‘I Understand And Share Fans’ Frustration’; Moyes Reacts To Man Utd Sack

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Man United have lost 11 league games this season, but last season they only lost five games. David Moyes was not producing expected results, he had to be sacked…and that was what Manchester United did. Moyes was in charge for just 10 months at united during which the red devils ... Read More »

NFF Delays World Cup Provisional List

The Nigeria Football Federation.

Nigeria have delayed naming their provisional 2014 Fifa World Cup squad to allow for further consultation. Tuesday’s meeting between the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Committee and the Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi, ended in deadlock. In attendance at the meeting, which lasted for roughly three hours, were the ... Read More »

Second Chance: Ferguson to Help United Get a New Man

Ferguson Disappointing at Watching United's Performance at Stamford Bridge Earlier This Season.

Sir Alex Ferguson’s opinion will yet be relevant as Manchester United searches for David Moyes replacement at the helm. The retired Scot, now a director at the Premier League champions, hand-picked fellow Glaswegian, Moyes, 50, as his successor but the latter got the boots on Tuesday, just ten months into ... Read More »

Barca’s Transfer Ban: Fifa Lifts Sanction During Appeal, Cleared for Next Window

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World football’s governing body, FIFA, has suspended the transfer ban handed Barcelona for the duration of disciplinary process. Meaning the Catalans will be able to buy new players this summer while the sanction is appealed. According to Fifa, its appeal panel “considered that the appeal lodged by the club is ... Read More »

Injuries Concludes the Premier League Season for Cech & Terry

Peter Cech Broke His Shoulder After Colliding With Rui Gracia During Chelsea Champions League Last-4 Tie Against Atletico Madrid.

Chelsea skipper John Terry and goalkeeper Petr Cech are set to be sidelined for the remainder of the Barclays Premier League season, after the pair sustained injuries during the club’s Champions League last-4 first leg tie at Atletico Madrid. Cech injured his shoulder while Terry limped off later, after appearing ... Read More »

Louis van Gaal: Front-Runner for Man United Job

Luis van Gaal Won Three Dutch Eredevise, The Dutch Cup, Champions League, Uefa Cup, Uefa Super Cup and the Intercontinental Cup With Ajax.

Dutch national team coach Louis van Gaal is the bookmakers favourite for the vacant Manchester United job. United confirmed on Tuesday that player-coach, Ryan Giggs, will take charge of the Premier League job on the interim, pending the appointment of a permanent manager. Van Gaal has reportedly told his friends ... Read More »

Everton’s Mirallas Ruled Out for the Rest of the Season

Mirallas Celebrates His Goal Against Norwich.

Everton are set to miss Kevin Mirallas for the remaining three games of the season because of a groin injury. Manager Roberto Martinez revealed the forward has a small tear in his groin and will be out for the next three weeks. The Belgian pulled up at full time of ... Read More »

Champions League: Another Chelsea Star Out Of Atletico Match

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Barely hours before Chelsea face Atletico Madrid in the first leg of UEFA Champions League semi-final match that will be played tonight, Cameroon striker, Samuel Eto’o has been declared not fit for the crucial tie. According to information emanating from the Blues’ camp, the star striker would be absent due ... Read More »

Atiku Abubakar Reacts On David Moyes’ Sack

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A former Vice President Atiku Abubakar reacted to the stunning news of firing Manchester United manager, Scottish specialist David Moyes. The 1999 Adamawa State Governor Elect shared his thoughts on his Facebook page: “Some of my children are Man United fans. Today, some are happy, some sad. I don’t know if I ... Read More »

TRAGEDY: Former Eagles’ Player Dies In Lagos

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Former Nigeria’s football player, Albert Onyeawuna has been reported dead at aged 78 years. According to family sources, the late Onyeawuna, who was renowned for his dribbling skills during the 1950s and 1960s, died on Monday at a clinic in Lagos. He was reported to have been sick for several ... Read More »

Table Tennis: Quadri Confident Nigeria Will Win Medals in Glasgow, Solicits Support

Table Tennis is One of the Sports Nigeria Hopes to Clinch Its Medal in Glasgow.

Portugal-based Aruna Quadri has expressed optimism about Nigeria’s chances of clinching medals in table tennis at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games, with the right support. Quadri, who defied all odds to make the last 16 at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF)-sanctioned World Tour tagged Spanish Open, admitted that the attention ... Read More »

NFF Scouts to Spy Bosnia in the USA

Bosnia and Herzegovina's Coach, Safet Susic, Says the European Nation's Target is to Join Favourites Argentina in the Second Round.

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has planned to carry out a full-scale espionage on all its 2014 Fifa World Cup group stage opponents, to help boost the Super Eagles’ chances of progressing to the knockout stage. The federation intends to effectively employ the pre-World Cup tournament- The Road to Brazil ... Read More »

Champions League Semis Far from Madrid- Mourinho

Jose Mourinho Refused to Comment on Atletico Madrid During His Press-Briefing at the Pitch Side of the Vicente Calderon.

Chelsea will attempt stamping their authority on the Champions League last-4 tie with La Liga leaders Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night when they visit the Spanish capital city. The ‘Blues’, which advanced into the semi-finals courtesy of a breathtaking 2-0 comeback against Paris Saint-German in the previous round, will be ... Read More »

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