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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 »

Manchester United grab Antoine Griezmann for £270m

Manchester United has agreed personal terms with Antoine Griezmann, paving the way for his move to Old Trafford. SunSport understands a five-year deal worth £280,000 a week has been accepted by the Atletico Madrid striker. United will meet the £89million buy-out clause in Griezmann’s Atletico contract which, combined with wages and bonuses, could see the total cost of the transfer exceed ... Read More »

Arsenal Star, Alex Iwobi turn 21 today!

Super Eagles and Arsenal Star, Alex Iwobi is celebrating his west birthday. Iwobi who is the nephew of former Nigerian international, Austin JJ Okocha took to Twitter to announce the good news, thanking God for hitting a new age. Read More »

Tennis: Drug cheat, Maria Sharapova now ranked 262

After serving her ban, drug cheat, Maria Sharapova has returned to the WTA rankings at number 262 after reaching the semi-finals of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix last week. The Russian was a wild card entry for the tournament as she marked her return to competitive tennis following a positive test for meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open. Sharapova was ... Read More »

Ronaldo breaks record, scores 100 Champions League goals

Real Madrid and Portugal  star, Cristiano Ronaldo has broken another football by becoming the first player ever to score 100 goals in Champions League history. Ronaldo who was at 95 goals before the quarter-final   encounter with Bayern Munich netted a hat trick today to hit a century. The match at the Santiago Bernabue in Madrid was tough for the ... Read More »

“We have not sacked Amapakabo-Enugu Govt

The Enugu State Government has debunked reports in the media suggesting that Rangers International FC coach, Mr. Imama Amapakabo, has been sacked. Imama Amapakabo The Commissioner for Youths and Sports in the state, Mr. Charles Ndukwe, made this known to journalists at the end of the State Executive Council meeting held at Government House, Enugu on Wednesday. He stated that ... Read More »

Tennis:Federer, Nadal to meet in Miami Open Final

Roger Federer won a thrilling three-hour contest against Nick Kyrgios to set up a final against Rafael Nadal at the Miami Open. The Swiss, 35, won 7-6 (11-9) 6-7 (9-11) 7-6 (7-5) to take his 2017 record to 18 wins and one defeat. Federer will take on Nadal for the 37th time on Sunday, and the second this year after ... Read More »

Lagos @50: Hollyfield to fight Tinubu with Soyinka as Referee

Evander Holyfield, legendary five-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, has formally announced the most anticipated exhibition boxing match that is billed to take place in Lagos on Thursday, May 25 at the Eko Atlantic City. It will be beamed Live from Lagos, Nigeria to the world. The top-bill charity-focused showbiz event is the first of its kind on the African continent, ... Read More »