US Businessman Friedkin Buys Roma For 591 Million Euros

Roma on Thursday announced a change of ownership, with US billionaire Dan Friedkin buying the Serie…

Mane, Two Liverpool Stars Shortlisted For Premier League Player Of The Season

Senegalese forward, Sadio is among three Liverpool players nominated for the 2019/2020 Premier League Player of…

Ex-Arsenal Star Cazorla Hails Xavi Following Move To Qatar’s Al-Sadd

Former Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla said “Xavi was very important in my decision to come to…

Klopp, Lampard Make Premier League Manager Of The Season Nominees

Liverpool coach, Jurgen Klopp as well as Chelsea’s Frank Lampard have been shortlisted for the 2019/2020…

Premier League Clubs Vote Against Retaining Five Subs Rule

Premier League clubs voted against continuing to allow five substitutes for the 2020/21 season on Thursday.…

Man City ‘Ready’ For Real Madrid Test, Says Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City want to impose their game when they meet Real Madrid in…

United’s Alexis Sanchez Permanently Joins Inter

Manchester United’s Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez has signed a three-year contract with Inter Milan, the Italian…

Woods Set To Compete At PGA Championship

Four-time PGA Championship winner, Tiger Woods insists the lack of competitive golf and playing without spectators…

Qatar FA Fines Barca Legend Xavi $2,700 For Breaching COVID-19 Rules

Qatar’s Football Association fined former Barcelona star Xavi Hernandez and several other top-flight players and staff…

Fulham Return To Premier League Promised Land After Play-Off Glory

Fulham made an instant return to the Premier League on Tuesday, beating Brentford 2-1 at Wembley…

Large Sports Crowds ‘Unrealistic’ This Year – WHO

The World Health Organization said Wednesday it was “unrealistic” to expect large crowds at sports events…

Bundesliga To Allow Fans In Stadium Upon Govt Approval

Germany’s first and second division football clubs have said they are ready to allow some fans…

Man City Sign Valencia Winger, Torres

Manchester City announced the signing of Valencia winger Ferran Torres on a five-year deal on Tuesday.…

Onyekuru Resumes Training With Monaco

After completing half a season on loan at Galatasaray, Super Eagles player, Henry Onyekuru has returned…

Dybala Beats Ronaldo To Win Serie A MVP Award

Argentine footballer, Paulo Dybala, has beaten his Juventus teammate Cristiano Ronaldo to the Italian Serie A…

Pedro Bids Early Farewell To Chelsea After Surgery

Chelsea forward Pedro has undergone surgery on his shoulder ahead of an expected transfer to Roma,…

German Football Clubs Agree Plans To Allow Fans To Return From Mid-September

Football clubs in Germany’s top two divisions on Tuesday agreed to plans drawn up by the…

Spain, Real Madrid Legend Casillas Retires

Spain’s World Cup-winning goalkeeper Iker Casillas announced his retirement on Tuesday, after being sidelined for more…

CAF Approves Revised Calendar For Inter-clubs Competitions

The Emergency Committee of the Confederation of African Football, (CAF) has approved the revised calendar for…

Infantino To ‘Respect’ Any Ethics Committee Decision – FIFA

FIFA president Gianni Infantino will “respect any decision by the ethics committee”, world football’s governing body…

Aruna To Lead Fulda-Maberzell’s Campaign In German League

The management of the German Bundesliga team, TTC RhönSprudel Fulda-Maberzell has set targets for Africa’s top…

Eagles Forward Kalu Beats COVID-19, Resumes Bordeaux Training

Super Eagles forward, Samuel Kalu has recovered from COVID-19 and has resumed training with his French…

Didier Drogba applies to become president of Ivory Coast FA

Thousand of supporters thronged the city of Abidjan to watch football superstar Didier Drogba submit his…

Nick Kyrgios withdraws from US Open due to coronavirus concerns

Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the US Open because of his concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.…

Three-Wheel Lewis Hamilton Wins Record Seventh British Grand Prix

World championship leader Lewis Hamilton survived a tense last lap drama with a deflated and shredded tyre…

Neymar: Barcelona president says it is ‘unfeasible’ to sign Brazilian during Covid-19 pandemic

It is “unfeasible” for Barcelona to re-sign Neymar from Paris St-Germain in the current economic climate,…

‘We Were Complacent’: Lampard Fumes After Chelsea’s FA Cup Loss

Frank Lampard accused his Chelsea flops of complacency after they blew the lead in Saturday’s FA…

Arteta Confident FA Cup Winner Aubameyang Will Stay At Arsenal

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will commit his long-term future to the Gunners after…

[Updated] Arsenal Defeat Chelsea To Win FA Cup

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang inspired Arsenal to a record 14th FA Cup win as the Gunners captain struck…

Three Things We Learned From The FA Cup Final

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 thanks to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s brace in the FA Cup final on Saturday.…

Giggs tells Man Utd: ‘Go and get’ Sancho and Grealish

Manchester United should “go and get” Jadon Sancho and Jack Grealish in this transfer window, according…

Arsenal vs Chelsea confirmed line-ups: Team news ahead of FA Cup final fixture today

Mikel Arteta’s team have seen an upturn in fortunes and confidence since he took over from…

IPC Grants IWBF More Time To Complete Eligibility Verification

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC), has agreed to grant additional time to the International Wheelchair Basketball…

Napoli Sign Super Eagles Striker Osimhen

Italian side, Napoli have signed Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, the club confirmed in a statement…

FA Cup win would be ‘small step’ in Lampard’s plan for Chelsea

Frank Lampard believes Chelsea should be aiming to fight for league titles every year, but winning…

Nigerian coaches bank on Egbo’s European breakthrough to open foreign doors

Ecstatic Nigerian coaches say the achievement of Ndubuisi Egbo, who recently won the Albanian league with…

International Rugby Action Set To Resume In October 2020

International Rugby Action is set to take place later this year after the World Rugby Council…

After signing Hakim Ziyech, Chelsea set to raid Ajax for another exciting player this summer

– Andre Onana has emerged as a top transfer target for Chelsea this summer – The…

Juventus Appoint Italian Legend Pirlo As U-23 Coach

Former Italy star Andrea Pirlo has been appointed coach of the Juventus Under-23 team, the Serie…

Man City Set To Sign Ex-Chelsea Defender, Ake

Manchester City are set to sign Netherlands defender Nathan Ake from Bournemouth after agreeing a £41…

Juve Regain Their Stripes As New Kit Revealed

Serie A champions Juventus on Thursday unveiled their new home kit for the 2020-21 season, returning…

Sarri Tempted To Field Under-23 Team As Juve Crash To Humiliating Defeat

Juventus crashed to a humiliating 2-0 defeat at Cagliari on Wednesday, days after sealing their ninth…

Liverpool To Face Arsenal/Chelsea In 2020 Community Shield On August 29

The Football Association announced on Wednesday that the Community Shield, the traditional curtainraiser for the new…

Tokyo 2020: Olympics and Paralympics may have ‘limited spectators’

The Olympics and Paralympics could be held in front of “a limited number of spectators” due…

Manchester City showed ‘blatant disregard’ in Uefa FFP case, but didn’t breach FFP says Cas

Manchester City showed a “blatant disregard” to Uefa’s investigation into potential Financial Fair Play (FFP) breaches,…

England v Pakistan: Hosts name unchanged squad for first Test

First Test: England v Pakistan Venue: Emirates Old Trafford Date: 5-9 August Start time: 11:00 BST Coverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary…

Badminton’s China, Japan Opens axed because of coronavirus

Badminton’s prestigious China and Japan Opens were cancelled Wednesday by the Badminton World Federation as it…

Inter stay second ahead of Atalanta in Serie A final push

Inter Milan eased past Napoli 2-0 to hold on to second place in Serie A on…

Zion Williamson facing battle to prove fitness for Pelicans opener

Zion Williamson is facing a battle to prove his fitness ahead of the New Orleans Pelicans’…

Nigeria’s Oboh Receives Invite To Compete At Scottish Open

Nigeria’s teenage golf sensation, Georgia Oboh, has been invited to compete at the Aberdeen Standard Investments…

FA chairman Clarke claims diversity review blocked by board

English Football Association chairman Greg Clarke has accused professional game representatives on the governing body’s board…

Bigger, stronger, better: Can Mo Bamba finally crack the Orlando Magic rotation?

After going sixth overall in the loaded 2018 NBA Draft, Mo Bamba has been somewhat forgotten.…

Liverpool boss Klopp named LMA Manager of the Year

Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp has been crowned the League Managers Association (LMA) Manager of the Year. Klopp…

Ighalo ‘proud’ of Manchester United’s 2019-20 Premier League season

Odion Ighalo has expressed his delight with his Premier League club Manchester United following their performances in…

Qatar Announces Bid To Host 2032 Olympics

Qatar will seek to host the 2032 Olympic Games, it said on Monday, joining a crowded…

We Expect The National Sports Festival To Happen This Year – Sports Minister

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, says there are expectations that the National…

We Intend To Return National Stadium To Its Original Blueprint – Sports Minister

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, says the Federal Government plans to return…

Jan Vertonghen Exits Tottenham After Eight Years

Jan Vertonghen announced his departure from Tottenham after eight years at the Premier League club on…

Ex-Chelsea Star Oscar Willing To Play For China

Former Chelsea attacking midfielder Oscar says he would be willing to ditch his Brazilian passport to…

Ronaldo Shines As Juventus Win Ninth Straight Serie A Title

Cristiano Ronaldo powered Juventus to their ninth straight Serie A title on Sunday in a 2-0…

English Striker Vardy Wins Premier League Golden Boot

Jamie Vardy won the Premier League Golden Boot for the first time in his career on…

How Premier League Table Looks Like As United, Chelsea Make UCL

Watford and Bournemouth were relegated from the Premier League on the final day of the season…

Premier League: Chelsea Drop Kepa In Crucial Wolves Clash

Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga was dropped for his side’s crucial final game of the Premier League…

Halep Pulls Out Of Palermo WTA Tournament

World number two Simona Halep announced Sunday that she will not compete in the Palermo WTA…

Neymar hands PSG the French Cup final, but eveyone’s worried about Mbappe

Neymar scored the winning goal as Paris Saint-Germain defeated 10-man Saint-Etienne 1-0 in the French Cup…

Chelsea, United, Leicester Battle For UCL Spot As EPL Enters Final Day

The Premier League is set for a dramatic finish on Sunday as Chelsea, Manchester United and…

Bukayo Saka should play for England, not Nigeria: Mikel Arteta

Bukayo Saka: wanted by Nigeria’s Super Eagles If Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta has his way, Nigerian…

EPL: Last Dance on Sunday

The race for the top four will go down the wire on Sunday. The English Premier…

Kylian Mbappe: Paris St-Germain striker has ‘serious ankle sprain’ after French Cup win

Paris St-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe suffered a “serious right ankle sprain” in his side’s French Cup…

Luka Doncic: Dallas Mavericks star’s rise from Slovenian roots to NBA success

Luka Doncic smiled and slowly nodded as the 15,000 inside Real Madrid’s WiZink Center erupted around…

Premier League and EFL 2020-21 seasons to start on 12 September

The 2020-21 Premier League and English Football League seasons will start on 12 September. The top-flight…

Liverpool’s Henderson Wins Football Writers’ Association Men’s Footballer Of The Year

Liverpool’s captain Jordan Henderson has been named the Football Writers’ Association Men’s Footballer of the Year…

Tyson To Make Boxing Comeback At 54 Against Roy Jones

Mike Tyson, the former world heavyweight champion who retired in 2005, said Thursday he will make a…

Thiago Silva: I didn’t want to leave PSG

Thiago Silva does not want to leave Paris Saint-Germain but says now is not the right…

Nigeria approves N75b enterprise fund for youths

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved the establishment of a N75billion Nigerian…

Liverpool hit Chelsea for five to set up trophy party

Liverpool set up their trophy presentation as Premier League champions with a thrilling 5-3 win over…

Leo Messi ‘assessing’ his situation at Barcelona after La Liga struggles

Leo Messi is assessing his future with Barcelona, according to veteran Spanish football journalist Graham Hunter.…

Man Utd edge closer to Champions League after West Ham draw

Manchester United edged closer to qualifying for the Champions League as Mason Greenwood rescued a 1-1…

Beckham’s Inter Miami Eliminated From MLS Tournament

David Beckham’s Inter Miami became the first side to be eliminated from Major League Soccer’s restart…

Villa Out Of Relegation Zone After Edging Arsenal

Aston Villa climbed out of the Premier League relegation zone as Egypt winger Trezeguet clinched a…

Guardiola slams Arsenal: I have all the respect for what they are on the pitch – not much off it

Man City were beaten by the Gunners in FA Cup semi-final just days after two-year Champions…

Ronaldo double puts Juve on brink of nine in a row

Cristiano Ronaldo put Juventus on the brink of a ninth consecutive Serie A title on Monday…

Premier League Title Will Not Blunt Liverpool, Says Robertson

Liverpool defender Andy Robertson says there will be no drop-off in the club’s motivation to win…

Nigerian Coach Ndubuisi Egbo Wins Albanian Title, Qualifies Tirana For Champions League

Coach Ndubuisi Egbo has made history as the first Nigerian to win a European league after…

Kai Havertz: Chelsea in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over £70m deal

Chelsea are in talks with Bayer Leverkusen over a £70m deal to sign Kai Havertz. Liverpool…

Chelsea Bash Man United To Book FA Cup Final Date With Arsenal

French striker, Olivier Giroud was on song as Chelsea bashed Manchester United 1-3 on Sunday to…

28 football club members contract COVID-19 in Zambia

The restart of the Zambian season, planned for Saturday, was delayed 24 hours after 28 players…

Arsenal Shock Man City To Reach Record 21st FA Cup Final

Arsenal reached a record 21st FA Cup final as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s double clinched a shock 2-0…

Burnley Beat Nine-Man Norwich To Keep Euro Bid Alive

Burnley kept their bid for Europa League qualification alive as New Zealand striker Chris Wood inspired…

Olympic Figure Skater Alexandrovskaya Dies Aged 20

Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya, who represented Australia at the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang, has died aged 20 after…

Zambian restart delayed as 28 test positive in one club

The restart of the Zambian season, planned for Saturday, was delayed 24 hours after 28 players…

Barca Have Been ‘Very Inconsistent, Weak,’ Messi Laments As Real Madrid Win La Liga

A frustrated Lionel Messi called for change after Barcelona handed the La Liga title to Real…

Nigeria’s Nneka Ede Buys Portuguese Club

A Nigerian entrepreneur, Nneka Ede has become one of the few Africans to own a European…

Fans Could Return To EPL Games, Other Sports In October, Says British PM Johnson

Fans could return to sports stadiums in October after a series of test events that will…

Real Madrid crowned La Liga champion for first time since 2017 with victory over Villarreal

With another couple of swishes of that magical right boot, Karim Benzema ensured Real Madrid would be crowned La Liga…

We Won’t Beg Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka To Play For Nigeria, Says Pinnick

Mr Amaju Pinnick says the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will not beg Arsenal forward Bukayo Saka…

Godinho Charges Nigeria To Create Enabling Environment For Handball

Good player welfare, investment in training of coaches, strategic business partnerships with corporate bodies, and the…

Gov. Oyetola stops salaries of footballers, coaches, other athletes

Governor Oyetola: stops salaries of footballers, coaches and athletes Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has stopped…

Dakar 2022: Youth Olympic Games Postponed To 2026

Senegal and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have mutually agreed to postpone the Youth Olympic Games…

England v West Indies: Joe Denly left out of second Test

England have dropped batsman Joe Denly for the second Test against West Indies, which starts on…

World Cup 2022: Four games a day to be played in group stage in Qatar

Four matches will be played each day during the group stage of the 2022 World Cup…

Premier League & EFL summer transfer window to be from 27 July to 5 October

The Premier League and English Football League summer transfer windows will be open for 10 weeks…

Real Madrid Now One Win Away From La Liga Title After Beating Granada

Real Madrid are one victory away from clinching the La Liga title after they held off a second-half…

Inter Move Second, Close In On Champions League With Torino Win

Inter Milan put one foot in next season’s Champions League on Monday after coming from behind…

British MMA star, Jahreau Shepherd dies at 30

British MMA fighter, Jahreau Shepherd, popularly known as ‘The Nightmare’ has died on his 30th birthday,…

Michael Obafemi dents Man Utd’s top-four hopes

Last-gasp Michael Obafemi equalizer secured Southampton a 2-2 draw at Old Trafford Manchester United missed the…

I Never Lost Faith In De Gea – Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has never considered dropping David de Gea “for a one second”…

Brother Of Tottenham’s Serge Aurier Shot Dead In France

The younger brother of Tottenham defender Serge Aurier was killed in a shooting in Toulouse on Monday, with…

12-year-old boy arrested over racist messages sent to Wilfried Zaha

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested in connection to the sickening racist messages sent to Crystal…

CAS Overturns Manchester City’s Champions League Ban

Manchester City are free to play Champions League football next season after the Court of Arbitration…

Washington Redskins to drop controversial team name following review

The Washington Redskins American football team has said it will retire its name, long criticised as…

Bruno Fernandes names five Man Utd outcasts who he rates as ‘quality’

Bruno Fernandes has been a revelation for Man Utd since his arrival in January but has…

Usman Outclasses Masvidal As UFC Debuts On ‘Fight Island’ In UAE

Kamaru Usman put on a ‘Fight Island’ masterclass Sunday to retain his Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight…

Tottenham Beat Arsenal To Leave Gunners Europe Dreams Hanging In Balance

Tottenham on Sunday defeated North London rivals, Arsenal 2-1, leaving the Gunners hopes of securing a…

Why Renault Chose Alonso Over Vettel – Proust

Renault signed Fernando Alonso rather than Sebastian Vettel to succeed McLaren-bound Daniel Ricciardo next year because…

Manchester City To Learn UEFA Appeal Fate On Monday

Manchester City will discover the result of their appeal against a two-year ban from UEFA competitions on Monday,…

Nigeria Gave Everything Against Algeria At 2019 AFCON But Was Unlucky – Onyekuru

Super Eagles forward, Henry Onyekuru, was on Channels Television’s Sports This Morning on Friday. Onyekuru, 23, recently rejoined …

Europa League: Man Utd could face Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen in last eight

Manchester United have been drawn against Istanbul Basaksehir or Copenhagen in the last eight of the…

NFF cancels 2019/2020 season, sets tentative dates for new season

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has canceled the 2019/2020 football season in Nigeria. However, September and…

Europa League Draw Leaves Open Potential Man Utd-Wolves Semi-Final

Manchester United could find themselves facing English rivals Wolverhampton Wanderers in the semi-finals of the Europa…