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Ramires banned, Mourinho awaits fate

The Football Association has handed Chelsea midfielder Ramires, a four-match ban after he accepted an FA charge of violent conduct, during the Blues’ 2-1 loss to Sunderland.The Brazilian hit Black Cats’ midfielder Sebastian Larsson in the face, in an incident which referee Mike Dean failed to spot and will now miss the remaining games of this season.“Chelsea midfielder Ramires has ... Read More »

Benzema gives Madrid slender Lead

The France international poked home Fabio Coentrao’s cross in the first half for the only goal of the game to inflict only a second defeat in the competition for Pep Guardiola’s side, and his first as a coach at Santiago Bernabeu. Bayern bossed possession but failed to create many meaningful chances, and Madrid could have won more comfortably had Cristiano ... Read More »

Moyes to be sacked as Manchester United manager

The Glazer family have decided to dismiss the Scot just 11 months after he was appointed Sir Alex Ferguson’s successor. A United spokesperson has denied that Moyes has already been sacked but Goal has learned that his departure is “imminent”. He is not expected to be in the dugout when United play Norwich City at Old Trafford on Saturday. Player-coach ... Read More »

Drogba Starts Underwear Line

Ivory Coast and Galatasary Striker, Didier Drogba like all big sports star have been endorsing great brands for years, but now the Chelsea legend had decided to go a step further by actually putting his name, his muscle and all into a new Men’s Underwear Line simply called, Drogba & Co. The project is an exciting synergy between Drogba and ... Read More »

Osaze Odemwengie donates N1m to Bendel Insurance FC

Nigeria international and former Bendel insurance FC player, Osaze Odemwengie, on Sunday donated N1million cash to the club. Presenting the money on behalf of Odemwengie, Mr Austin Uwagboe, said the donation was part of Osazee’s appreciation to the club that made him who he is today. Receiving the donation, the sole administrator of the club, Austin Eguavoen, commended the footballer ... Read More »

The full list of records broken by Moyes as Manchester United boss

The Red Devils have struggled this season, with the Scot having picked up one ignominious first after another as his first season at Old Trafford continues on a downward curve David Moyes has overseen a record-breaking season at Manchester United – but for all the wrong reasons. Sunday’s defeat at Everton means that the defending champions cannot finish in the ... Read More »

Mourinho & Chelsea blow it to leave title path clear for Liverpool

If anyone needed further proof that football is no respecter of reputations and narratives, the events of Saturday afternoon at Stamford Bridge provided it in spades. Those who arrived expecting Chelsea to set up the mother of all Premier League title showdowns with Liverpool at Anfield next weekend left having witnessed something far more momentous: Jose Mourinho’s 77-game home league ... Read More »

NADAL FALLS, AS DJOKOVIC, FEDERER CLASH IN MONTE CARLO

World’s No. 1 Tennis player, Rafael Nadal, also known as the King of Clay for his mastery of this playing surface has for the first in a long time bitten the dust on clay of Monte Carlo Masters as he was beaten in straight sets 7-6 , 6-4 by fellow Spaniard, David Ferrer. This victory, the first by Ferrer over ... Read More »

KEVIN PRINCE BOATENG OVER THE MOON OVER ARRIVAL OF FIRST SON

Ghana and Schalke star, Kevin-Prince Boateng is over the moon at the moment. The stylish player and his model girlfriend, Mellisa Satta now have a bundle of joy to celebrate-a bouncing baby boy whom they have named Maddox Prince Boateng. The excited player posted the tiny tot’s first picture on twitter with the words “ We are happy to tell ... Read More »

Osaze and His Urgent Eagles Return

Some parents do have them – the black sheep of the family.  They’re highly opinionated, cocky, non-conformist, always up to no good and hell-bent on making life uncomfortable for their parents. The answer to the “How do you handle them?” question is the same for most parents, “You don’t give up on them; you deal with them.”  They eventually turn out well.  That looks like the case of Super Eagles outcast and ... Read More »