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Porto STUNS Bayern Munich!!!

Porto took advantage of a host of defensive errors to stun Bayern Munich and prevail 3-1 in their Champions League quarter-final first leg. Bayern came into Wednesday’s clash at the Estadio do Dragao as favourites, but a trio of mistakes at the back leaves them with a huge task at the Allianz Arena next week. In a dramatic start to proceedings, Ricardo Quaresma took full ... Read More »

Suarez and Neymar Crush PSG

A quickfire brace from Luis Suarez put Barcelona on course for the Champions League semi-finals as they claimed a comfortable 3-1 first-leg advantage in their quarter-final meeting with Paris Saint-Germain. After Neymar’s 18th-minute strike had given the Catalan giants an important away goal at the Parc des Princes, Suarez scored twice in 12 minutes in the second half to help ... Read More »

Djokovic celebrates 142 weeks at number one

World’s number one, Novak Djokovic has moved into outright sixth place in the list of players who have spent the most weeks at No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Rankings. Djokovic has been at the top of men’s professional tennis for 142 weeks, one week more than Rafael Nadal, and now he has his sights set on John McEnroe on ... Read More »

Madrid In Revenge Mission Against Athletico

Carlo Ancelotti says Real Madrid’s six-game winless streak against Atletico Madrid this season is providing his team with extra motivation ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League quarter-final first leg. Atletico were victorious in both Liga meetings this term – the most recent a 4-0 thrashing in February – and knocked Real out of the Copa Del Rey as well as beating their ... Read More »

Sevilla Drags Madrid Back Into Title Race With Barca Draw

A late equaliser from Kevin Gameiro saw Sevilla recover from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 with Barcelona on Saturday. Luis Enrique’s side appeared to be cruising at 2-0 up in the 31st minute, as Lionel Messi and Neymar scored fine goals, but the hosts battled back to stretch their unbeaten run at home to 24 league matches thanks to substitute ... Read More »

Leverkusen Sacks Spahic After Headbutting Steward

Bayer Leverkusen have cancelled Emir Spahic’s contract after he headbutted a steward after his side’s DFB-Pokal defeat to Bayern Munich. Following his side’s elimination on penalties in the cup competition, Spahic was caught on camera in an altercation with some stewards. The defender appeared to aim a headbutt at one steward, having previously made a running leap at him and ... Read More »

We’re Almost There-Mourinho Hopeful For First Premier League Title

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hailed his side’s “very important step” towards the Premier League title after they struck late to see off Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road. Cesc Fabregas fired home three minutes from time with the Blues’ first shot on target against Chris Ramsey’s determined side, who were also praised by Mourinho for their dogged defensive work. ... Read More »

Who’s The Boss Now?-Van Gaal Boasts After Derby Win

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes his side have proven themselves to be better thanManchester City following their emphatic derby win. Goals from Ashley Young, Marouane Fellaini, Juan Mata and Chris Smalling secured a 4-2 victory for the Red Devils to move them four points clear of City in third and maintain their push for a Champions League place. ... Read More »

Liverpool Ladies hail Asisat Oshoala on All African Games ticket

Liverpool Ladies have praised Asisat Oshoala on helping the Super Falcons secure a qualification ticket to the 2015 All African Games on Friday, the Nigerian striker has told Goal . The Super Falcons recorded a healthy 9-1 aggregate victory over Mali to qualify for the continental games scheduled to hold from September 8-17 in Brazzaville, Congo. Oshoala, who netted a ... Read More »

Awoniyi brace fires Dream Team to All African Games

Nigeria U23 defeated hosts Zambia 2-1 on Sunday afternoon at the Heroes National Stadium in Lusaka to reach the 2015 All African Games. A brace by Flying Eagles invitee Taiwo Awoniyi ensured Samson Siasia’s men caged the hosts who threatened a comeback through Friday Samu. Coach Fighton Simukonda had boasted that his side would send the Nigerians packing after the first ... Read More »