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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 »

Just In: Neymar’s paperwork ready, to play on Sunday!

News just reaching www.thelightnews,com indicate that the speculation is over for Neymar, he will play in Paris St Germain’s first league game on Sunday. Skyports is just reporting that the French Football Federation has received all the necessary paperwaork from their spanish counterparts thereby clearing the way for the most expensive player in the history of football to play his ... Read More »

Confirmed: Neymar moves to PSG after $264million payment

Brazilian star,Neymar is now the most expensive footballer in the world as he pens a 5-year deal after PSG paid his $264m buy out clause in cash.   “I am extremely happy to join Paris Saint-Germain,” said Neymar in comments posted on the English language version of the club’s website.“Since I arrived in Europe, the club has always been one ... Read More »

JUST IN: Neymar moving to PSG for £500,000 per week pay

Barcelona forward Neymar has reportedly agreed terms with Paris Saint-Germain over a six-year contract. According to reports, the Brazillian will earn a whopping £500,000 per week should he eventual join the Ligue 1 side. According to Carlos Carpio of Marca, Neymar’s father recently met with PSG sporting director Antero Henrique and board member Sophie Jordan to finalise the transfer. Carpio ... Read More »

Iheanacho set for £25m Leicester move

Leicester City are confident that a £25m deal for Kelechi Iheanacho is as good as done, with only the formalities left to tie up. The Foxes progressed to the final of the Premier League’s Asia trophy thanks to a 7-6 penalty shootout victory over West Bromwich Albion in Hong Kong last night. And Iheanacho, 20, is expected to complete his ... Read More »

Kanu agrees to facilitate Enyeama’s Super Eagles Return

Former Super Eagles Captain and Arsenal Star, Nwankwo Kanu has offered to beg Vincent Enyeama to return to the Squad following the shocking ailment that befell Carl Ikeme. Kanus said goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama remains a “world class” goaltender and Nigeria cannot afford to overlook him as the Super Eagles gun for qualification for the Africa Cup of Nations and FIFA ... Read More »

Dani Alves set to join PSG, shuns Manchester City

Paris Saint-Germain will tomorrow announce they have signed  former Barcelona star, Dani Alves. The 34-year-old Brazilian is a free agent after leaving Juventus just a year after he joined the Serie A champions. The right-back had been in talks to join Manchester City and we understand the Etihad side will now re-double their efforts to sign Tottenham’s Kyle Walker. Alves ... Read More »

#TransferNews: Lukaku arrested in USA, to face court in October

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku was arrested in Los Angeles last week following a noise complaint – and will appear in a US court on 2 October. Lukaku, who is set to have a medical at Manchester United before a £75m move, was given a misdemeanour citation after officers responded to five other noise complaints at the same location. A Beverly ... Read More »

Chelsea, Man U table £57m for Lukaku

Chelsea has reportedly lodged a matching £75 million bid for Manchester United target Romelu Lukaku, the Everton forward pictured training with Paul Pogba in Los Angeles this week. Even if Lukaku and super agent Mino Raiola are unswayed by the gesture, it seems Chelsea is prepared to play a spiteful game to make Jose Mourinho’s marquee summer move as difficult as possible. ... Read More »

Worn-out Manny Pacquiao beaten by Old School teacher

 Former schoolteacher Jeff Horn stunned world champion Manny Pacquiao to win the World Boxing Organisation welterweight crown with a unanimous points decision in Brisbane, Australia on Sunday. After being given no chance by most, the 29-year-old Horn’s ultra-aggressive style proved too much for Pacquiao, with all three judges giving the fight to the Australian after 12 rounds. Pacquiao was WBO ... Read More »