NFF president Pinnick, four others charged with $8,400, N4bn fraud.

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Pinnick, and four other officers of the federation have been charged by the Federal Government with an alleged misappropriation of $8,400 said to have been paid by FIFA to the NFF. It…

'Accept the challenge and join me in Italy' - Cristiano Ronaldo tells his arch-rival Lionel Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are no doubt among the greatest footballers of all time who both were arch-rivals in Spain and ended up winning 10 Ballon d'Or awards between themselves. The Portuguese striker who joined Serie A champions…

Iwobi stars in Arsenal’s win over Huddersfield, Balogun loses; Man Utd thrash Fulham

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi was subbed on for Arsenal in their 1-0 win over Huddersfield in a Premier League action at the Emirates on Saturday. Iwobi was brought on from the bench at half time to replace Lichtsteiner after a goalless…

Victor Ikpeba: Super Eagles can cope without Mikel Obi, Victor Moses

Former Super Eagles striker Victor Nosa Ikpeba has come out with the declaration that the Nigerian national team can cope without their captain, John Mikel Obi and retired winger, Victor Moses. Speaking against the backdrop of Moses’ decision…

We Will not underrate Libyan team, says Coach Rohr

Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr, says his team will play to win and will not underrate the Mediterranean Knights in Saturday’s AFCON qualifier. Rohr told newsmen in Uyo on Thursday, that the Libyans have a very strong team in…

Late Sanchez goal seals Man Utd’s incredible comeback win over Newcastle

Alexis Sanchez scored a late winner for Manchester United as the Red Devils completed an incredible comeback win against Newcastle United at Old Trafford on Saturday. The hosts were two goals down by the end of the first half, but rallied…

Messi warns Barcelona ahead of Champions League clash with Spurs

Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi has warned the La Liga side of how important it is to ‘improve in many areas’ after their 1-1 draw with Athletic Bilbao on Saturday. The Argentine superstar, who started from the bench in the game, is looking…

FIFA Awards: Modric, Marta win best player titles, Salah bags goal award

Croatia and Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric has been awarded the FIFA Best Men’s Player of the Year at the Fifa Awards Gala held in London on Monday night. After leading his national team to the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup…

The fight gets messier as Jose Mourinho removes Paul Pogba as vice-captain of Manchester United

  All has not been well between Manchester United coach, Jose Mourinho and French midfielder, Paul Pogba since the beginning of this season.   Now, Paul Pogba will no longer be Manchester United's vice-captain, but Jose…