Kano Pillars, Plateau United Crash Out of Caf Competitions

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 3,761  Saturday’s action in the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederation Cup saw exits for Nigerian sides Plateau United and Kano Pillars respectively, as part of 14 matches played across the continent. Plateau United put in a solid showing to draw 0-0 away to Tanzanian heavyweights Simba, but it was not enough to overturn a […]

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Breaking: Maradona Dies @ 60 After Suffering Heart Attack

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 4,674  Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 60 after suffering a heart attack. The Gimnasia coach had been hospitalised at the start of November, days after celebrating the landmark birthday, after complaining of low spirits and fatigue. Tests at the La Plata clinic revealed a blood clot on the […]

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FIFA President Infantino Tests Positive For Covid-19

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 5,178  FIFA President Gianni Infantino has tested positive for coronavirus. The World football governing body confirmed in a statement. The 50-year-old has mild symptoms and will remain in isolation for at least ten days. “FIFA president Gianni Infantino has received confirmation today that he has tested positive for coronavirus,” a statement said. “The FIFA president, […]

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Ronaldinho Tests Positive For Coronavirus

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 1,999  By Taiwo Ibrahim 2005 Ballon d’Or winner, Ronaldinho has tested positive for coronavirus. The former Barcelona and AC Milan star has endured a turbulent year spending over five months in detention in Paraguay over a fake passport scandal. He announced on Sunday that he has contracted the novel coronavirus but had no symptoms. “Hi […]

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Fireboy To Feature On EA Sports FIFA 21 Video Game

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 1,884  Hanifat Mustapha Nigerian singer, Fireboy DML songs will feature on the official soundtrack of EA Sports FIFA 21 video game, the game maker announced on Monday. According to EA Sports, “The all-new soundtrack to FIFA 21 features tracks by more than 100 artists from 23 different countries.” Fireboy represents Nigeria alongside top artiste across […]

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Arsene Wenger Offers To Manage Holland

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 2,183  Adeleye Akinbade-Ojo Former Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger has reportedly offered to be the head coach of the Netherlands national team. According to reports the Frenchman has signified interest in replacing Ronald Koeman, who is set to leave the Oranges to replace Setien at Camp Nou. Setien was sacked by the Blaugrana after failing to […]

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Super Eagles Goalkeeper Uzoho Joins Apoel Nicosia

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 3,351  Francis Joseph Nigerian International goalkeeper, Francis Uzoho has joined Apoel Nicosia of Cyprus from Deportivo La Coruna on a three-year-deal. Uzoho signed his professional contract with Déportivo La Coruna in 2017 and was promoted to the reserve team ahead of the2017–18 season , he made his senior debut on 10 September by starting in […]

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World Cup Winner Schurrle Retires From Football At 29

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 2,768  Francis Joseph Former Bayer Leverkusen and Chelsea player, Andre Schurrle has called it quit on his football career at the age of 29. Schurrle, who wrote on his Instagram page said “I want to let you know that I’m stepping away from playing professional football,” “On behalf of myself and my family I want […]

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Dussuyer Tips Nigeria To Qualify For 2022 World Cup –

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 261  Ilekhuoba Taiye Benin Republic head coach Michel Dussuyer has predicted Nigeria, Egypt and Ivory Coast as African representatives at the 2022 world cup in Qatar. The Squirrels head coach backed up his claim based on the experiences the aforementioned countries hold at the global stage. “I’d go for countries that have participated before in […]

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