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Breaking: Aguero gets 3 match ban!

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will miss Saturday’s derby against Manchester United in the Premier League after being banned for three games. A Football Association panel found Aguero, 28, guilty of violent conduct after he elbowed West Ham’s Winston Reid in City’s 3-1 Premier League win Read More »

Confirmed:Man City sends Joe Hart on Loan

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart will have a medical today, Tuesday August 30, 2016 for his loan move to Serie A side Torino. The Football Association gave Hart permission to leave the England camp on Monday so he could travel to Italy. Hart, 29, has been told by new manager Pep Guardiola that he is free to leave. A deal ... Read More »

Gov Emmanuel visits Akwa United Supporters involved in accident, promises best medicare

Members of the supporters Club of Akwa United Football Club who were involved in a motor accident on their way to Port Harcourt to honour the Week 33 NPLF league match scheduled for Liberation Stadium against Enyimba Football Club of Aba  have been assured of the best medical attention the state can afford. Akwa Ibom State Governor Mr Udom Emmanuel ... Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo wins UEFA’s Best Player Award

Real Madrid and Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo fondly called CR7  has won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for the second time. Ronaldo, 31, claimed the prize ahead of his club team-mate Gareth Bale and Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann. The forward, who first won the award in 2014, scored the winning spot-kick as Madrid beat Atletico in the ... Read More »

shocker:Giwa FC re-instated into Nigeria League

The League Management Company (LMC) has reinstated Giwa FC to the Nigeria league in compliance to a court order to that effect. According to a statement by the LMC and signed by chairman Shehu Dikko, Giwa FC, who were expelled from the league after they failed to honour a total of three matches, have been restored to the league and ... Read More »

Euro 2016: Portugal reach Semis

It took a massive left hand from Rui Patricio, and five exquisite penalty kicks, but Portugal and Cristiano Ronaldo are on to the semi finals of Euro 2016. After a 1-1 draw over 120 draining minutes, the Portuguese beat a valiant Poland side 5-3 on penalties. Patricio saved Jakub Blaszczykowski’s spot kick, and Ricardo Quaresma’s subsequent conversion sent Portugal to its ... Read More »

Next stop for Ibrahimovic is Manchester United

Former Sweden striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, has confirmed he will sign for Manchester United after leaving Paris St-Germain. The 34-year-old, capped 116 times for his country, was out of contract after four years at the French champions, the BBC reports. He will link up again with his former Inter Milan boss, Jose Mourinho, at Old Trafford. “Time to let the world ... Read More »

Ibrahimovic to join Manchester United on one year deal

Manchester United have reportedly agreed a deal to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic on a one-year contract. The 34-year-old has been heavily linked with a free transfer to Old Trafford this summer having seen his contract at Paris Saint-Germain expire. The Sweden international has previously stated his desire to play in the Premier League before the end of his career and is ... Read More »

David Moyes, Eto’o, Okocha, Kanu, others honour Yobo in Port Harcourt

Joseph Yobo was given a grand exit from professional football by a stellar collection of football stars and legends during his testimonial in Port Harcourt on Friday. Illustrious African stars Samuel Eto’o, Sulley Muntari, Stephen Appiah, Lomana Lualua and Laryea Kingston were joined by former Nigeria players Nwankwo Kanu, Austin Okocha, Mutiu Adepoju, Austin Eguavoen and Ben Iroha to celebrate ... Read More »

After battling Parkinson’s for 30 years, Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali dies at 74

    Muhammad Ali Three-time heavyweight champion who proclaimed himself “The Greatest”, defied the US government over the Vietnam war, and later became one of the most well-known – and loved – sportsmen in history has died, his family spokesperson has said. He was 74. Born as Cassius Clay, Ali, the first real boxing mega brand, who was a moving ... Read More »