OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER RAISES IGHALO’S HOPES OF OLD TRAFFORD STAY
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OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER RAISES IGHALO’S HOPES OF OLD TRAFFORD STAY

All hope is not lost for Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo as Manchester United are “in dialogue” with Shanghai Shenhua to extend the loan deal of striker Odion Ighalo, according…

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JUNE 12 RESTART DATE; PREMIERSHIP CLUBS TO VOTE
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JUNE 12 RESTART DATE; PREMIERSHIP CLUBS TO VOTE

Premier League clubs will vote on Wednesday (May 27) over whether to move to the second phase of Project Restart as they intensify efforts to return to full…

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FIFA SUSPENDS RANDY FA CHIEF
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FIFA SUSPENDS RANDY FA CHIEF

FIFA has banned Yves Jean-Bart, the President of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF), from all football-related activities for 90 days as it investigates claims of sexual misconduct. Jean-Bart…

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ODION IGHALO MAKES LAST-DITCH SHANGHAI SHENHUA PLEA TO REMAIN AT MAN UTD
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ODION IGHALO MAKES LAST-DITCH SHANGHAI SHENHUA PLEA TO REMAIN AT MAN UTD

Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo is due to return to China next week. But he carries two heavy burdens. The first is the fears of returning to the breading ground…

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MYSTERY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S GOAL AT FRANCE ‘98
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MYSTERY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S GOAL AT FRANCE ‘98

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Tijani Babangida scored just one goal at the World Cup. It was in the Super Eagles’ 4-1 loss to Denmark at the Round of 16…

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IT’S 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S DEBUT FOR SUPER EAGLES
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IT’S 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S DEBUT FOR SUPER EAGLES

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Stocky Tijani Babangida was possibly the last player to be eliminated in the final list of Nigeria’s squad to the 1994 World Cup. He later…

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END OF THE ROAD FOR ODION IGHALO’S MAN UTD ADVENTURE
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END OF THE ROAD FOR ODION IGHALO’S MAN UTD ADVENTURE

With barely days to the end of the deal Odion Ighalo’s  Chinese club, Shanghai Shenshua, had with Manchester United,  the Premiership side have hit a brick wall in…

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LILLE AND SUPER EAGLES’ STRIKER, VICTOR OSIMHEN IS BEREAVED!
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LILLE AND SUPER EAGLES’ STRIKER, VICTOR OSIMHEN IS BEREAVED!

Super Eagles and French Ligue 1 striker, Victor Osimhen is berieved having lost his father, Patrick Osimhen on Saturday night. The 80-year old and father of seven, reportedly…

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IT’S 92 YEARS TODAY SINCE FIFA WORLD CUP WAS PROPOSED
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IT’S 92 YEARS TODAY SINCE FIFA WORLD CUP WAS PROPOSED

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. What has become the most captivating single-sport event was born on this day 92 years ago. It was on 24 May 1928 at the FIFA’s…

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TWO MORE PREMIERSHIP PLAYERS TEST POSITIVE TO CORONAVIRUS
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TWO MORE PREMIERSHIP PLAYERS TEST POSITIVE TO CORONAVIRUS

England’s Premier League on Saturday (May 23) said that two more individuals from two different clubs have tested positive for coronavirus, just three weeks from a proposed restart…

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LA LIGA GETS GOVERNMENT GREEN LIGHT TO RESUME FROM JUNE 8
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LA LIGA GETS GOVERNMENT GREEN LIGHT TO RESUME FROM JUNE 8

Spanish soccer’s top-flight division La Liga can return to action from June 8 after being disrupted by the novel coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Saturday…

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SETIEN KEEN ON NEYMAR’S RETURN TO BARCELONA
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SETIEN KEEN ON NEYMAR’S RETURN TO BARCELONA

Barcelona boss Quique Setien says he would love to coach Neymar and would be “delighted” if the Brazilian star returns to the club from Paris Saint-Germain. Barca tried…

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PREMIER CLUBS COULD BE STRANDED WHEN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE RESUMES
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PREMIER CLUBS COULD BE STRANDED WHEN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE RESUMES

The European campaigns of several English clubs have been thrown into chaos after the government confirmed a two-week quarantine will be imposed on UK arrivals. The crackdown was…

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ARSENAL BOSS, ARTETA TARGETS NIGERIAN BORN MANUEL AKANJI
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ARSENAL BOSS, ARTETA TARGETS NIGERIAN BORN MANUEL AKANJI

After Nwankwo Kanu and Alex Iwobi, another player of Nigerian parentage may be heading to Arsenal.  The Premier League side are reportedly lining up for Manuel Obafemi Akanji,…

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PREMIERSHIP AND ENGLAND’S PLAYER’S GIRLFRIEND CAUGHT SMUGGLING GUN INTO LONDON
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PREMIERSHIP AND ENGLAND’S PLAYER’S GIRLFRIEND CAUGHT SMUGGLING GUN INTO LONDON

AN England ace’s girlfriend burst into tears when she was caught with a stun gun and a cosh stepping off a private jet. The weapons were found when…

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SOUTH KOREAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO INVESTIGATE FC SEOUL ‘SEX DOLL’ ROW
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SOUTH KOREAN FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO INVESTIGATE FC SEOUL ‘SEX DOLL’ ROW

A top South Korean football club accused of using sex dolls to fill empty seats in its stands will face disciplinary proceedings this week, K-league officials said. With…

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EGYPTIAN GOALKEEPERS’ COACH DIES FROM COVID-19
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EGYPTIAN GOALKEEPERS’ COACH DIES FROM COVID-19

Egyptian goalkeeping coach Mohamed Abdo died on Monday after contracting the coronavirus, the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) announced. The EFA mourned the 59-year old Abdo, who was working…

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AFTER MILITARY TRAINING, TOTTENHAM STAR REPORTS FOR FOOTBALL TRAINING
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AFTER MILITARY TRAINING, TOTTENHAM STAR REPORTS FOR FOOTBALL TRAINING

Tottenham star Son Heung-min, according to Daily Mail, has reported back to training after completing his military service in his home country South Korea. The 27-year-old swapped his…

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US WOMEN’S WORLD CUP STAR, MEGAN RAPINOE EYES BECOMING US PRESIDENT
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US WOMEN’S WORLD CUP STAR, MEGAN RAPINOE EYES BECOMING US PRESIDENT

Women’s World Cup star Megan Rapinoe, long an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump, says she wouldn’t rule out running for America’s highest office herself one day. In…

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SIX PREMIER LEAGUE PLAYERS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19
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SIX PREMIER LEAGUE PLAYERS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

The Premier League said on Tuesday (May 19) that six people from three different clubs had tested positive for Covid-19 out of a sample of 748 individuals. The…

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SOUTH KOREAN FOOTBALL CLUB USE SEX DOLLS IN PLACE OF  FANS
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SOUTH KOREAN FOOTBALL CLUB USE SEX DOLLS IN PLACE OF FANS

One of South Korea’s top football clubs apologised for causing “deep concern” on Monday (May 18) after being accused of using sex dolls to fill empty seats at…

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