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Man Utd join the race to sign Villareal winger Chukwueze

Man Utd join the race to sign Villareal winger Chukwueze

Manchester United are prepared to secure the signing of Villareal winger Samuel Chukwueze in January. Real Madrid, Chelsea, Everton, Leicester City, Liverpool and Wolves are also looking to lure the 21-year-old away from the El Madrigal outfit it was also revealed. According to La Razon, The Red Devils are willing to activate the release clause of...

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Koeman gives MESSI rest, De Jong for Dynamo Kiev clash

Koeman gives MESSI rest, De Jong for Dynamo Kiev clash

Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman said Monday that Lionel Messi and Frenkie de Jong will not feature against Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League this midweek, instead being given a rest. Barca travel to Ukraine on top of Group G with a perfect nine points after three games, three points ahead of second-placed Juventus, but they...

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Amina Daura APPOINT BY nff AS WOMEN football head

Amina Daura APPOINT BY nff AS WOMEN football head

The Nigeria Football Federation on Friday confirmed the appointment of Amina Daura as its new Head of Women’s Football, replacing Ruth David, a statement signed by Ademola Olajire, head of NFF’s Communications Department, has said. According to the statement, the appointment followed the recommendation of Phillips Consulting, a recruitment firm employed by the NFF to...

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Mourinho wants to know the reason behind Sterling’s withdrawal from England games

Mourinho wants to know the reason behind Sterling’s withdrawal from England games

Jose Mourinho called on England boss Gareth Southgate to name the managers pressurising their players to pull out of international duty as he suspects Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling will be fit to start against Tottenham on Saturday. Southgate hinted several times during the recent international break that some players faced pressure from their clubs to...

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NBA Draft: NBBF lauds record selection of Nigerian stars

NBA Draft: NBBF lauds record selection of Nigerian stars

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has lauded the selection of eight players of Nigerian descent in the 2020 NBA Draft, saying it portends a new dawn for the country’s progress in the sport. The development comes as good news for the country’s basketball faithful, as the NBBF prepare ahead of next year’s Olympic Games, with the...

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Three Serbia players confirmed POSITIVE for COVID-19

Three Serbia players confirmed POSITIVE for COVID-19

Three Serbia players have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of Wednesday’s Nations League match against Russia, the country’s football federation announced. Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, Hellas Verona’s winger Darko Lazovic and Basel goalkeeper Djordje Nikolic are self-isolating following tests conducted on the entire squad on Tuesday. As per UEFA regulations, all of them “left the...

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France Set to host 2021 Six Nations matches behind closed doors

France Set to host 2021 Six Nations matches behind closed doors

France will play their two home matches in the 2021 Six Nations behind closed doors because of the coronavirus pandemic, the president of the French Rugby Federation announced on Tuesday. “We must play four matches behind closed doors this fall, plus two more during the Six Nations tournament, in February and March,” said Bernard Laporte....