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Super Eagles Striker, Odion Ighalo’s dad is dead

Paul Ighalo, father of Watford and Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo has died in Lagos today, Monday April 25, 2016. The player tweeted the message “R.I.P Daddy” at 4:01am on Monday morning, a day after his side was knocked out of the English FA Cup semi final by Crystal Palace. Despite his father’s death, the highly-rated striker will remain in ... Read More »

Shocker!Oliseh gets fifa appointment

Controversial former Super Eagles coach, Sunday seems to be having the last laugh as he has just been appointed into the fifa Technical Committee. Oliseh took to Twitter to show off his new assignment informing all that he is due to go to Rio 2016 to begin his firs assignment. Read More »

Ex-Chelsea doctor, Eva Caneiro quits football

Ex-Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro, who was publicly involved in a spat with the now sacked Jose Mourinho, has professionally disengaged from the world of football. Carneiro, the British from Gilbraltar, is still locked in an employment tribunal with the Stamford Bridge outfit following her departure in 2015 – sources say is now set to return to Gibraltar to take up ... Read More »

AFCON: CAF deducts 3 points from Nigeria, fines Chad

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has deducted three points from Nigeria, Egypt and Tanzania, all members of Group G, following the withdrawal of Chad from the ongoing qualification race for the 31st edition of the Africa Cup of Nations, Gabon 2017. Chad were due to travel to Tanzania for the fourth match in the group, but instead made the ... Read More »

Siasia panics over Kaduna heat

“You could still figure out that some of them were fighting to survive the not-too-friendly weather despite being cooler than the Abuja weather,” This was Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia expressing his apprehension about the hot weather in Kaduna, ahead of tomorrow’s crucial AFCON showdown with Egypt. Siasia  who then added,“But I am happy with the commitment level of the ... Read More »

Diego Costa charged for improper conduct!

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been charged for improper conduct during the FA Cup defeat against Everton on Saturday. Costa will be asked to explain his behaviour after receiving a red card at Goodison Park – the striker reacted after a foul on Gareth Barry, clashed heads and even appeared to bite the midfielder, something the Everton man says didn’t happen. Costa ... Read More »

Odion Ighalo’s Watford gun down Arsenal

Nigerian Striker, Odion Ighalo got the first goal while Algerian, Adlène Guedioura got the second as Watford beat Arsenal 2-1 at the Emirates Stadium to book a place at Wembley for the Semi-Final of the Emirates FA Cup. The game was all square in the first half but picked up steam in the second as Ighalo  struck after fluffing some ... Read More »

i didn’t bite Barry-Diego Costa

Chelsea triker Diego Costa has denied  reports that he bit Gareth Barry during Chelsea’s 2-0 FA Cup quarter-final defeat at Everton. The Spaniard was sent off following the clash with the Everton midfielder in the 84th minute at Goodison Park. A Chelsea spokesman said: “Diego spoke to club officials and expressed regret over his reaction to the challenge from Barry ... Read More »

Sports shocker!Russian Tennis star, Sharapova fails drug test

Five-time Grand Slam tennis champion Maria Sharapova announced on Monday that she failed a doping test at the Australian Open, saying a change in the World Anti-Doping Agency banned list for 2016 led to the violation. Sharapova said she tested positive for Meldonium, a substance she had been taking since 2006 but one that was added to the banned list ... Read More »

Ashley Cole’s former wife divorces again

Is there something wrong with Cheryl , the Gils Aloud star and one-time wife of star footballer, Ashley Cole? Or is she just one of those who  an unfortunate in love? Just a few months after  got used to calling her Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, the X Factor judge looks set to change her surname following her divorce from husband Jean-Bernard. Until the divorce ... Read More »