Nigeria’s 16 year-old gold medal winner at the womens 53kg competition on Saturday, Chika Amalaha has failed her drug test. The young girl tested positive to illegal substance and the Commonwealth Games Federation chief executive Mike Hooper has warned everyone not to jump the horse and accuse her until further ... Read More »
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Nigeria’s 16 year-old gold medal winner at the womens 53kg competition on Saturday, Chika Amalaha ha...
Juventus CEO Guiseppe Marotta is adamant that Arturo Vidal will not be sold as long as the Chilean i...
Jordan Ayew has left Olympique des Maresille to join fellow French League club Lorient on a four-yea...
Everton have signed Bosnia-Hercegovina midfielder Muhamed Besic from Hungarian club Ferencvaros for ...
Louis van Gaal says he has other ways to set Manchester United up against opponent but wants to stic...
Juventus CEO Guiseppe Marotta is adamant that Arturo Vidal will not be sold as long as the Chilean is happy in Turin. The 27-year-old has been one of Manchester United’s top targets this summer, with a €54 million bid being prepared, and Goalunderstands that Vidal met with his agent and ... Read More »
Jordan Ayew has left Olympique des Maresille to join fellow French League club Lorient on a four-year deal. The 22-year-old was loaned to Socchaux in January after fallen down the pecking order at Marseille. “The style and quality of play that is proposed here is perfect for me,” said Ayew, ... Read More »
Everton have signed Bosnia-Hercegovina midfielder Muhamed Besic from Hungarian club Ferencvaros for an undisclosed fee. Besic, 21, played in all of Bosnia matches at the World Cup in Brazil, as the debutantes lost out in the group stages. The ex-Stuttgart playmaker is Everton’s second signing of the summer following the ... Read More »
Louis van Gaal says he has other ways to set Manchester United up against opponent but wants to stick with the 3-5-2 formation yet. The Dutch boss has said his team will continue lining up in his preferred 3-5-2 formation when they face Italian club Inter Milan in their third ... Read More »
Neymar New Brazil manager Dunga has launched a scathing attack to Neymar’s flamboyant attitudes on the pitch. Information Nigeria understands. The new Coach has expressed frustrations of the Barcelona’s talisman promoting of his brand on the pitch, especially in big games, citing his frequent changing of hair style. “LNeymar is ... Read More »
Ospina Arsenal new signing David Ospina is confident the Northlondon club would continue to add to their silverware cabinet. The Colombia shot-stopper joined Arsenal from Club Nice, and is fully confident of challenging for honors with his new team, despite competition imminent with Szczesny. “I’m very confident. I believe we ... Read More »
Nigeria’s multi-talented athlete Blessing Okagbare won the women’s 100m gold at Hampden Park on Monday. The 25-year-old, who ran the fastest time in both Sunday’s heats and Monday’s semi-finals in 11.20secs and 10.93 secs respectively, finished off an emphatic finale with a winning time of 10.85sec- a new Commonwealth Games ... Read More »
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hailed new signing Calum Chambers after the Southampton starlet completed his move to the Emirates Stadium The teenager, who could the Gunners a total of €20m, is expected to provide competition to new signing Mathieu Debuchy, while his arrival also paves the way for Carl ... Read More »
Team Nigeria’s line-up of Segun Toriola, Ojo Onaolapo and Qadri Haruna came back from Sunday’s semi-final loss to Singapore to clinch the men’s team table tennis bronze at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Nigeria completed a 3-1 overall victory over India in the best of five third-place match at Scotstoun Campus ... Read More »
Captain of Team Nigeria’s boxing team to the Commonwealth Games, Efetobor Apochi, overwhelmed Isle of Man’s Krystian Borucki in the heavyweight 91kg class on Sunday. The 26-year-old is the only Nigerian to book Wednesday’s quarter-finals return date, as Wasiu Shogbamu and Wasiu Taiwo lost their light welterwight and flyweight categories ... Read More »
Atletico Madrid have reached agreement with Real Sociedad on the transfer of Antoine Griezmann. The deal for the Frenchman, 23, is subject to a medical. “The young French footballer will sign a contract with our team once he passes his medical,” read a statement from Atletico. Griezmannn was a member ... Read More »
Manchester United right full-back Rafael Da Silva has returned ahead of the rest of the squad back to England to start treatment on a groin injury. Rafael, 24, sustained the injury during training on Friday ahead of the 3-2 win over AS Roma a day later in Denver. The club ... Read More »
Liverpool’s move for Queens Park Rangers’ striker Loic Remy has collapsed, as a result of an undisclosed reason. The ‘Reds’ are yet to comment on the reasons behind their rethink but it is understood there has been some niggles with the France international’s medical. Remy, 27, flew to the United ... Read More »
Giwa FC rubbed the shine off Enyimba International FC for a second successive time as Dolphins maintained their home unbeaten run against leaders Kano Pillars on resumption of the Glo Premier League on Sunday. Giwa FC 1-0 Enyimba FC Following the World Cup break and the brief hiatus for the ... Read More »
Lovren Dejan Lovren has completed his €24 million move to Liverpool to become the club’s third summer recruit from Southampton. Goal understands the Croatia international has turned down interest from Arsenal and Tottenham to complete the move to Merseyside. The centre-back was outspoken earlier in July after revealing Southampton had ... Read More »
Team Nigeria’s medal hopefuls Blessing Okagbare and Mark Jelks got off to a blast in the men and women’s sprint heats on Day4 of the Commonwealth Games. Africa’s fastest woman, Okagbare, 25, racing in heat 5, emerged quickest qualifier in a time of 11.20secs. Team England’s Asha Philip finished second ... Read More »
The early camping of Team Nigeria’s weightlifters look to be paying much dividend at the Commonwealth Games as the pair of Oluwatoyin Adesanmi and Obioma Okoli claimed the women’s 63kg Group A gold and silver medals respectively after lifting a joint total weight of 207kg on Sunday. Prior to Day ... Read More »
Nigeria Under-17 men’s national team defeated the DR Congo by 1-0 margin in an Africa Junior Championship second round qualifier on Saturday. On-form Victor Osimhen scored early into the encounter played at the Tata Samuel Stadium. Osimhen headed directly into the net from Usman Abbas’ one-time pass on 13 minutes ... Read More »
Team Nigeria’s Ndidi Winifred claimed silver in the women’s 58kg weightlifting event as Yinka Ayenuwa claimed the country’s first men’s individual event medal, all on Day 3 of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. The Asaba-born athlete, 25, looked to have built an early momentum in the snatch phase after seemingly successfully ... Read More »