Monday , 27 March 2017

Sports

Super Falcons retain number 1 spot in Africa, 34 in the World

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have moved up one place on the monthly FIFA world rankings to 34, while retaining their place as the top-ranked African side. The rankings released by FIFA on Friday showed Nigeria as having amassed 1613 points to maintain their status as African champions, with Ghana …

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Okeowo replaces injured Carl Ikeme ahead of Senegal Clash

Super Eagles technical director has replaced injured goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, with Tope Okeowo of Peckham All Stars ahead of Thursday’s friendly against Senegal in London. The Wolverhampton Wanderers of England goalkeeper was missing in the team’s final training session due to a knock. It is very likely that Okeowo will man …

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If You Are a Football Lover; then this is for you

The best of football experience is here again!!! It’s the 2017 COPA Coca-Cola U-15 tournament and as always, the pitch is set for another exciting, quality football extravaganza as 5,000 secondary schools across the 36 states and the FCT, Abuja, battle for this year’s Trophy. Each year, the football tournament …

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Kelechi Iheanacho May Leave Man City As Jesus Returns

Super Eagles star, Kelechi Iheanacho, looks set to quit Manchester City after owners of the Premier League club passed a vote of confidence on manager Pep Guardiola. Last August, Iheanacho signed a contract extension that will keep him at City till 2021. But he has since struggled for first-team appearances …

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Victor Moses ruled out of Super Eagles friendlies

Super Eagles and Chelsea forward Victor Moses has withdrawn from the Nigeria squad due to an ongoing calf injury. Moses, 26, reported to camp on Monday with the majority of the squad but was excused and allowed to leave on Tuesday. The midfielder limped off with a calf problem in …

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Barca Forward, Neymar Opens Up on Links with Manchester United

The Barcelona forward has long been linked with a switch to Old Trafford and has revealed that “any player” would like to play under the Portuguese. Barcelona sensation Neymar has talked up a possible move to Manchester United, insisting that every player would like to work with Jose Mourinho. The …

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I will extend my contract at Arsenal – Wenger

Reports coming out of London has it that  Arsenal manager,  Arsene Wenger has decided to stay at the club. The Daily Telegraph and Daily Mirror said Wenger will inform Arsenal’s board he wants to extend his contract, which expires at the end of the season. Wenger who  has come under …

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Musa, Iheanacho, Iwobi, Others To Arrive Camp Today For Friendly Against Senegal

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has received the assurance of all the players in the English Premier League (EPL) that they will hit the Crown Plaza hotel camp latest on Monday (Today) ahead of the grade A friendly match against the Teranga Lions of Senegal. It has been gathered that …

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Wenger to speak about his future soon

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he had made a decision about his future following his side’s dispiriting 3-1 defeat at West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. Wenger, Arsenal’s manager since 1996, has come under heavy pressure since his team’s 10-2 Champions League thrashing by Bayern Munich and fans made renewed calls …

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CAF honours 3 Super Eagles legends

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has paid tributes to late Nigerian football greats, Stephen Keshi and Shuaibu Amodu. Keshi and Amodu who were Super Eagles coaches several times in their careers, died in 2016, within weeks of each other. At the 39th Ordinary Congress at the Nelson Mandela Hall …

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NFF To determine availability of Victor Moses Super Eagles Friendlies

The Nigeria Football Federation have revealed that a decision in terms of the availability of Chelsea wing back Victor Moses for the Super Eagles upcoming friendlies on Saturday. Ahead of the international break, the versatile winger is struggling to be fit for club and country after he was forced off …

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6-Year Jail Term: England Footballer, Adam Johnson Loses Child S*x Conviction Appeal

Adams Johnson’s hopes of leaving jail timely has been dashed as he lost his appeal in a court of law.   Former England midfielder Adam Johnson has lost a challenge against his conviction for s*xual activity with a besotted 15-year-old fan. His application for permission to appeal was dismissed by …

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CAF elects Ahmad Ahmad as the new president

Everything that has a beginning must surely have an end, that was the story of Issa Hayatou as he lost the CAF Presidential election to Madagascan, Ahmad Ahmad who was elected president of the Confederation of African Football Thursday. Ahmad, head of Madagascar’s football federation, won the election in the …

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Rafael Nadal to play Roger Federer in Indain Wells semi final

It will be a mouth watering tie as Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have set up a fourth-round tie at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells – a re-run of this year’s Australian Open final. Fifth seed Nadal beat fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 6-3 7-5. Switzerland’s Federer, who won …

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The Foxes advance to Champions League Quarter-final

The fairy tale run continued for Champions of the English Premier League, Leicester City as they reached the quarter-finals with a famous win against 10-man Sevilla. The foxes lost the first leg  2-1 from the first leg, the reigning Premier League champions went ahead at the King Power Stadium through …

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Manchester United charged by English FA for misconduct

The English FA have charged Manchester United  for  failing to control their players during Monday’s FA Cup quarter-final defeat at Chelsea. Referee Michael Oliver was surrounded by several United players after sending off midfielder Ander Herrera 10 minutes before half-time. United lost the stormy tie at Stamford Bridge 1-0. An …

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Victor Moses set to miss Super Eagles friendlies

According to reports from the England this morning, Super Eagles and  Chelsea winger Victor Moses could be a doubt for Nigeria’s upcoming friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso at the Hive Stadium in London, England. Moses limped off injured on Monday night as Chelsea beat Manchester United 1-0 in the …

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English FA releases Semi Final draw

Chelsea hopes of winning the Emirates FA Cup will be facing an uphill task as the blues have been paired against Tottenham in the Semi Final when the draw was released on Monday. Conte who has transformed Chelsea from the mid-table side they were last term to runaway Premier League …

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Arsenal and Manchester City advance to FA Cup Semi finals

Arsenal FC needed to get a fantastic win against Lincoln after such a disappointing result in the mid week against Bayern Munich at the Emirates.The Arsenal moved into the FA Cup semifinals with a 5-0 win against minnows Lincoln, while Manchester City joined the Gunners in the last four after a …

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Pep Guardiola Named Manager Of The Month

Pep Guardiola has won the Premier League Manager of the Month award for February.  Guardiola guided Manchester City to three straight wins last month, winning 4-0 away at West Ham, 2-1 at home against Swansea and 2-0 away at Bournemouth. He defeated Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, Manchester United boss, Jose …

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