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WAFU Cup: Nigeria, Ghana to play final

Arch rivals Ghana and Nigeria will meet Sunday in the West African Football Union Cup of Nations final with a record $100,000 (840,000 euros) first prize at stake. The teams also met at the group stage of the biennial regional competition with Nigeria emerging 2-0 winners against the host nation. On Thursday, Nigeria edged 10-man Benin 1-0 and Ghana defeated ... Read More »

Serena Williams Delivers Baby Girl

American Tennis star, Serena Williams is now a mother!She has been delivered of a baby girl, according to reports. Serena and her fiance Reddit co-founder Alexis Oanian welcomed their first child at a hospital in Florida on Friday according to HuffPost. The news was first broken by a TV news producer Chris Shepherd on Twitter. “Tennis star Serena Williams gives ... Read More »

Just in:Ifeanyi Uba FC Players in auto crash

The team bus of Nigeria Premier League side, Ifeanyi Ubah FC has been involved in an auto crash along the Benin-Ore Road-and six of its players sustained different degrees of injury According to CKN News, the team was on its way to Ijebu-Ode to honour a week 36 match with Sunshine stars on Sunday September 3, 2017. Mr Chukwuma Ubah, ... Read More »

Just in: Wayne Rooney arrested for suspected Drink Driving

Former England Captain and Everton striker, Wayne Rooney has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Cheshire according to BBC Reports. The 31-year-old Everton striker was stopped by police in Cheshire on Thursday night. A picture was posted on Instagram the same evening, showing Rooney and a fellow customer tagged at the Bubble Room bar in Alderley Edge. More ... Read More »

Buhari turns D’Tigress Players to Millionaires for winning Afro Basket Championship

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja received members of the victorious D’Tigress, showering the players with N1 million each and the officials N500,000 each. The President, after announcing the donation shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), urged the team to remain focused. “You should work towards winning the forthcoming 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup ... Read More »

Oxlade Chamberlain shuns Chelsea for Liverpool agrees $35million deal

Liverpool have agreed a £35 million ($46 million, 38 million euros) deal with Arsenal to sign England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to reports on Wednesday. Oxlade-Chamberlain appeared set to join Chelsea earlier this week after the Premier League champions had a bid accepted for the 24-year-old. But Liverpool appear to have won the race for Oxlade-Chamberlain’s signature ahead of Thursday’s ... Read More »

Transfer: Man City offers Cash + Sterling for Sanchez

Manchester City have made an incredible player-plus-cash offer for Alexis Sanchez. They have offered to put Raheem Sterling into the deal to try and sign Sanchez before Thursday’s transfer deadline. Arsenal have insisted that Sanchez is not for sale even though he only has one year left on his contract. But Mirror Sport understands there has now been direct contact between the ... Read More »

D’Tigress Stuns hosts, Mali qualifies for finals

Nigeria’s female Basketball Team, D’Tigress has qualified for the FIBA Afro Basketball Championship finals with a nail-biting 48-47 victory over tournament hosts, Mali. More details later Read More »

Ronaldo Floors Messi, Wins Third UEFA Best Player title

Cristiano Ronaldo was named UEFA Player of the Season for 2016-2017 on Thursday after a campaign which saw the Portuguese superstar help Real Madrid to the La Liga and Champions League double. It was the third time that Ronaldo had won the award which was presented on the sidelines of the Champions League group stage draw. His great rival Lionel ... Read More »

Just In: Ronaldo gets 5-match ban for pushing El Classico Referee

Portuguese Captain and Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo has been slammed with a 5-match ban for losing his cool after receiving a second yellow for an an alleged diving offence during the season’s first El Clasico at the Nou Camp. An angry Ronaldo believed he was roughened up by Barcelona’s Umtiti and was pulled down contrary to the verdict of ... Read More »