NEW PREMIER LEAGUE PROTOCOL OUTLAWS TACKLING
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NEW PREMIER LEAGUE PROTOCOL OUTLAWS TACKLING

Premier League players will be prohibited from tackling and pitches will have to be disinfected when clubs return to training as part of plans to prevent the further…

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ODION IGHALO IS PREMIERSHIP RESTART READY!
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ODION IGHALO IS PREMIERSHIP RESTART READY!

Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo has been pictured by Daily Mail as he maintained his fitness levels ahead of a possible restart to the season by training in a Cheshire…

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PREMIERSHIP BRACED FOR TV LOSSES
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PREMIERSHIP BRACED FOR TV LOSSES

Premier League clubs face having to pay a huge refund to broadcasters even if they manage to complete the coronavirus-disrupted season behind closed doors. Broadcasters would be reimbursed…

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NWANKWO KANU IS THE BEST  JANUARY SIGNING BY ARSENE WENGER
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NWANKWO KANU IS THE BEST JANUARY SIGNING BY ARSENE WENGER

UK’s daily Mail has reported that Arsene Wenger has named Nwankwo Kanu ahead of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as his best January signing while manager of Arsenal. Kanu joined the…

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PREMIERSHIP CLUBS OPPOSED TO NEUTRAL VENUES
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PREMIERSHIP CLUBS OPPOSED TO NEUTRAL VENUES

Premier League clubs are hoping they can avoid having to play the remainder of the season at neutral grounds, chief executive Richard Masters said after a meeting of…

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UK GOVERNMENT GIVES GREEN LIGHT FOR PREMIERSHIP RESTART
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UK GOVERNMENT GIVES GREEN LIGHT FOR PREMIERSHIP RESTART

The UK Government has given the Premier League the green light to restart the season from 1 June. Football in the UK has been shut down indefinitely in the wake…

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MANCHESTER CITY’S PARENT COMPANY ADDS NINTH CLUB WITH LOMMEL SK DEAL
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MANCHESTER CITY’S PARENT COMPANY ADDS NINTH CLUB WITH LOMMEL SK DEAL

Manchester City’s parent company has added a ninth club to its global portfolio with the purchase of Belgian second-tier side Lommel SK. It has been reported that Lommel’s…

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PREMIERSHIP CLUBS MEET AGAIN ON RESTART PLAN
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PREMIERSHIP CLUBS MEET AGAIN ON RESTART PLAN

Warring English Premier League clubs will meet on Monday (May 11) with tensions mounting over the divisive ‘Project Restart Plan’ to finish the season amid the coronavirus crisis.…

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SHANGHAI SHENHUA HOLD TIGHT TO IGHALO, DEMANDS £20M FROM MAN UNITED
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SHANGHAI SHENHUA HOLD TIGHT TO IGHALO, DEMANDS £20M FROM MAN UNITED

Odion Ighalo could be heading back to China at the end of this month as Manchester United’s bid to keep him has been thrown into doubt by Shanghai…

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GOOGLE HONOURS THE ENGLISH MAN WHO COULD HAVE COACHED NIGERIA
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GOOGLE HONOURS THE ENGLISH MAN WHO COULD HAVE COACHED NIGERIA

The name Frank Soo may not easily ring bell in Nigeria. But he was the English coach that Sir Stanley Rous who later became FIFA President recommended in…

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CHANGE OF RULES: TEAMS CAN FIELD FIVE SUBSTITUTES DURING POST-VIRUS FIXTURE BACKLOG
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CHANGE OF RULES: TEAMS CAN FIELD FIVE SUBSTITUTES DURING POST-VIRUS FIXTURE BACKLOG

Football teams will be allowed to use five substitutes when play resumes after the coronavirus pandemic, the sport’s lawmaking body announced on Friday (May 8). The International Football…

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ODION IGHALO WANTS MANCHESTER UNITED STAY EXTENSION
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ODION IGHALO WANTS MANCHESTER UNITED STAY EXTENSION

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo said on Friday (May 8) that he hopes his loan deal at Manchester United is extended until the English Premier League season is completed…

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PREMIERSHIP DOCTORS QUESTION SAFETY STEPS FOR LEAGUE RESTART
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PREMIERSHIP DOCTORS QUESTION SAFETY STEPS FOR LEAGUE RESTART

A coalition of Premier League club doctors has reportedly expressed its concern over plans to recommence the English top flight by next month, citing a multitude of unresolved…

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BITTER HATRED! DI MARIA CHANGES TV CHANNEL WHEN MAN UTD PLAY
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BITTER HATRED! DI MARIA CHANGES TV CHANNEL WHEN MAN UTD PLAY

Angel Di Maria who scored the goal for Argentina that denied Nigeria the Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medal in football is extremely bitter about Manchester United.  He was…

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LIVERPOOL RISK PREMIERSHIP TITLE EXCEPT OTHERS AGREE ON NEUTRAL VENUE PLAN
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LIVERPOOL RISK PREMIERSHIP TITLE EXCEPT OTHERS AGREE ON NEUTRAL VENUE PLAN

Liverpool, the run-away leaders of the current Premiership season may not be crowned! Before the current global lockdown on all sporting activities, the club was on the verge…

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REFEREES ARE HUMAN AFTER ALL, WEBB WISHED RONALDO MISSED UNITED’S PENALTY!
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REFEREES ARE HUMAN AFTER ALL, WEBB WISHED RONALDO MISSED UNITED’S PENALTY!

Former referee Howard Webb has admitted that he wanted to see Manchester United‘s Cristiano Ronaldo miss a penalty during their home game against Tottenham Hotspur in 2009 after…

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OSIMHEN LISTED AMONG SIX LIGUE 1 YOUNG PLAYERS TOP 5 PREMIERSHIPS CLUBS ARE CHASING
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OSIMHEN LISTED AMONG SIX LIGUE 1 YOUNG PLAYERS TOP 5 PREMIERSHIPS CLUBS ARE CHASING

After the shock revelation last week that the Ligue 1 season would not be restarting, clubs have been left to count the cost of the decision. According to…

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RELEGATION-BOUND BOTTOM 6 PLOT AGAINST PREMIERSHIP RESUMPTION
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RELEGATION-BOUND BOTTOM 6 PLOT AGAINST PREMIERSHIP RESUMPTION

The Premier League will make a desperate plea for unity this week amid claims that the bottom six clubs are sabotaging plans to resume the season. According to…

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WESTERHOF IS A FAN OF MOURINHO
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WESTERHOF IS A FAN OF MOURINHO

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. When Clemens Westerhof came to Nigeria six years ago with a television crew from the Netherlands to do some shootings at the Honda ground in…

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PREMIERSHIP MATCHES TO HOLD ON NEUTRAL GROUNDS
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PREMIERSHIP MATCHES TO HOLD ON NEUTRAL GROUNDS

Premier League clubs have been told they cannot use their own stadiums for any games this season, with only “approved neutral venues” allowed to host remaining fixtures in…

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ON JUNE 12, THE ENGLISH PREMIERSHIP STANDS!
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ON JUNE 12, THE ENGLISH PREMIERSHIP STANDS!

The June 12 date, which many politically sensitive Nigerians are aware of, is the date that the English Premiership has penciled down for the season’s restart. The June…

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