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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 »

Jose Mourinho buries father, a former goal keeper

Jose Mourinho said an emotional goodbye to his father Felix on Tuesday  as he attended his funeral in Setubal, Portugal. The Manchester United manager confirmed that his father had passed away on Sunday evening at the age of 79 after suffering with ill health for several months. Mourinho, who helped carry the coffin into the church, was joined by wife ... Read More »

Transfer News: Man U dangles £183m & de Gea for Ronaldo & Morata

Manchester United are reported to be readying an eye-watering bid comprising David de Gea and a cash sum in exchange for RealMadrid duo of Cristiano Ronaldo and Alvaro Morata. United are willing to place £183million on the table alongside their prized asset De Gea in order to tempt the Spanish giants into parting with two of their elite names, according ... Read More »

Arsenal brings Emirates Cup to Nigeria, spoils fans

FA Cup winners Arsenal  Football Club was in Nigeria for an official event last Thursday, June 15, 2017. The Gunners are one of the most supported Premier League clubs in Nigeria, largely due to the displays of former Super Eagles hero Nwankwo Kanu and most recently Alex Iwobi. At the ceremony, Arsenal brought the Emirates FA Cup, and seventy five ... Read More »

Onazi, Eagles Star celebrates first wedding anniversary (see Pic)

Ogenyi Onazi Eddy, the Turkish based player took to twitter to celebrate this  moment.I thank God for you and everything good that comes with marriage.One year down already…more than grateful Read More »

Super Eagles fall 0-2 in Uyo

Nigeria’s Senior National team, the Super Eagles were today stunned by South Africa’s Bafana Bafana 0-2 at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo. The Goals were scored by Tokelo Rantie, the danger man and Percy Tau. The Super Eagles made up of mostly young and  inexperienced players were no match for the tactically disciplined South African and the naivety at the ... Read More »

Today is UEFA Champions League Finals: Madrid vs Juventus

Who will make history today?Is it Real Madrid or Juventus?Kick off time is 7.45pm for the most prestigious cup tournament in the world, the UEFA Champions League taking place in Cardiff, Wales. If Madrid wins, it will enter the history books as the first club to win back to back Champions league titles and club Coach Zinadine Zidane will also ... Read More »

Moses, Mikel out of South Africa tie

Nigeria has left out in-form Chelsea star Victor Moses from their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa next month. Captain John Obi Mikel is also among the high-profile names missing in the squad list released by Super Eagles Coach, Genort Rohr for the match against South Africa. Moses is being omitted despite having a splendid season with Chelsea ... Read More »

Fifa gives Africa Nine Wold Cup slots

The Fifa Council has ratified the decision to give Africa nine automatic places when the World Cup expands to 48 teams in 2026. The move was confirmed on Tuesday in Bahrain – the continent currently has five spots at the tournament. A tenth African country will take part in a six-nation play-off tournament to decide the last two spots. The ... Read More »