Don’ t feature overage athlete in 2018 National Youth Games , Official warns

Lagos – The Vice President, Nigeria Taekwondo Federation ( NTF), Abdullahi Saidu, has warned the participating states in the 2018 National Youth Games ( NYG) not to feature any athlete above 15 years. Saidu gave the advice in an interview in Lagos on the competition slated to hold in Ilorin, Kwara, from Sept . 7 […]

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Neymar strikes as PSG begin title defence with win over Caen

Paris Saint-Germain ’ s Brazilian forward Neymar celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint- Germain and Caen on August 12 , 2018 at the Parc des Princes , in Paris. / AFP PHOTO Paris St Germain ( PSG) began their Ligue 1 title defence in style with a […]

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World Cup 2018: Why we lost to England – Sweden coach

Sweden coach, Janne Andersson has explained why his side were defeated by England in the 2018 FIFA World Cup round of 16 tie played at the Samara Stadium on Saturday. Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored headers as The Three Lions booked their place in a first World Cup semi-final since 1990 by beating Sweden […]

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Coutinho sends official jersey to a favela who bragged him on

A Brazilian teen who could not afford a football jersey could soon meet his hero, Philippe Coutinho, after the player was moved by a picture of the boy watching his World Cup match in a shirt he had made himself. As Brazil was playing against Costa Rica last Friday, photographer Bruno Itan was snapping away […]

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World Cup 2018: No one player can stop Ronaldo – Uruguay coach, Tabarez

Uruguay coach, Oscar Tabarez has spoken about stopping Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo in Saturday’s Round of 16 clash of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. Uruguay go into the game on the back of an impressive group stage performance where they won all their matches. Portugal, on their part, had to toil hard to progress from […]

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What fans did to Ahmed Musa in Abuja [SEE PHOTOS]

Super Eagles attacker, Ahmed Musa was on Friday ‘mobbed’ by excited fans as he showed up at the National Mosque in Abuja to observe the Juma’ah Prayers. He was surrounded by fans who showed their appreciation for his efforts and that of his team mates in Nigeria’s FIFA World Cup matches. Meanwhile, it has been […]

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Real Madrid speaks on reducing Ronaldo’s transfer fee to €120million

Real Madrid have denied reports that the club has lowered Cristiano Ronaldo’s €1billion release clause to just €120million, in a bid to sell him this summer. OK Diario claimed that the LaLiga giants initially reduced the clause to €400million, before later knocking off another €280million. The Spanish publication added that the new clause exempts Barcelona, […]

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Brazil vs Costa Rica : Neymar starts as Tite keeps faith in stars

Brazil vs Costa Rica : Neymar started Brazil’s crunch World Cup clash with Costa Rica on Friday as coach Tite kept faith in the side that started a disappointing 1-1 draw to open their campaign against Switzerland. Corinthians right-back Fagner replaced the injured Danilo in Brazil’s only change. There had been concerns over Neymar’s fitness […]

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Super Eagles Midfielder, Raheem Lawal Gifts His Mum A House

Nigerian international footballer who plays professionally for Turkish club Osmanlıspor, as a midfielder, Raheem Lawal, just built a beautiful house for his mother. He shared the photo of the property on his Instagram page this morning. Congratulations to him and his family!

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Ronaldo Becomes Second Player With Most Goals In World Cup As Portugal Beats Morroco 1 – 0

The Real Madrid man is now only behind Iran legend Ali Daei in the rankings after finding the back of the net once again. Cristiano Ronaldo has become the second leading international goalscorer of all time after finding the back of the net against Morocco. The Portugal superstar, 33, netted inside the opening five minutes […]

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