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Nigeria vs Libya: Rohr speaks on Mikel’s absence, reveals when he’ll play for Super Eagles

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr has explained why captain John Mikel Obi will not feature in Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying game against Libya on Saturday. Recall that Rohr had dropped Mikel from his 24-man squad list that will battle the North Africans this weekend. Rohr said Mikel informedRead More

EPL: Why Ed Woodward refused to pay £3m extra to sign Mourinho’s target

It has emerged why former Premier League champions, Manchester United missed out on signing Inter Milan star, Ivan Perisic during last two summer’s transfer window. Perisic was high prospect in United manager, Jose Mourinho’s transfer list in 2017 and had been identified as the perfect winger to supply striker, RomeluRead More

Paulinho returns back to Barcelona

Brazilian star, Paulinho returned to Barcelona to meet his old team-mates on Wednesday. The player surprised his ex-teammates and manager, Ernesto Valverde, when he visited Barcelona’s training centre. The 30-year-old sealed a move back to Chinese side, Guangzhou Evergrande, just 11 months after joining Barcelona for €40million. “I am very happyRead More

EPL: Mourinho in trouble as FA investigates his comments after Newcastle win

The FA is set to investigate Jose Mourinho’s touchline comments after Manchester United’s 3-2 win over Newcastle on Saturday. The United manager was caught on camera as he left the pitch at full-time at Old Trafford, appearing to speak in Portuguese. If Mourinho is found to have used “offensive, insultingRead More

EPL: Mourinho confirms two United players to miss West Ham clash

Manchester United boss, Jose Mourinho, has confirmed that defender, Marcos Rojo and Goalkeeper, Sergio Romero, will not play against West Ham on Saturday in the Premier League. Rojo is yet to feature in the United first team this season after picking up an injury while away with Argentina at theRead More

FIFA Best Player: How Sergio Ramos, Harry Kane, others voted

Real Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos voted for fellow teammate, Luka Modric to win the FIFA Best Player award on Monday night. Ramos also voted for Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo as his second choice and Barcelona ace, Lionel Messi for the third spot. According to All Football, Tottenham Hotspur striker, HarryRead More

FIFA Best Player: David Trezeguet reveals player who’ll takeover from Messi, Ronaldo

Former France star, David Trezeguet, has tipped his countryman, Kylian Mbappe to takeover from Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as FIFA best player. Trezeguet described the forward as the future of global football. Croatian star, Luka Modric ended Messi and Ronaldo’s FIFA awards domination. But Trezeguet, a former Juventus star,Read More

Former Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte’s next possible club to coach revealed

Former Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte’s possible next club to coach has been revealed. According to Italian publication, IlBianconero, Conte is among the contenders to replace Roma manager, Eusebio Di Francesco at the Stadio Olimpico. The report claimed that Roma are on the brink of sacking Di Francesco following a runRead More

Man Utd vs Derby: Mourinho speaks on team selection for Carabao Cup clash

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has hinted that he will pick a strong team in the Carabao Cup, in a bid to bounce back from the disappointing 1-1 draw with Wolves. United face Championship side, Derby County managed by Frank Lampard, at Old Trafford on Tuesday. The game will goRead More

Carabao Cup: Sarri reveals nos of years Chelsea need to be like Liverpool

Chelsea boss, Maurizio Sarri, has said that Chelsea will need as much as a year to be on the same level with Liverpool. Sarri said this after his side drew 0-0 with West Ham on Sunday Chelsea will face Liverpool on Wednesday night in a Carabao Cup tie. The ItalianRead More

FIFA Best Player: Why Ronaldo thinks he may not win award

Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo, thinks something has changed following his decision to swap Real Madrid for the Italian giants, according to Marca. Ronaldo shocked the footballing world when he left Real Madrid for Juventus in a £105million transfer back in July. The 33-year-old received a red card against Valencia onRead More

Cristiano Ronaldo receives the world’s first copy of FIFA’19 with himself on the cover (Photo)

The ‘FIFA 19 cover star’ Cristiano Ronaldo has received the world’s first copy of the game which isn’t due for release until September 28. The Juventus forward tweeted a picture of himself and son, Cristiano Ronaldo Junior, posing with a PlayStation 4 copy of the game, which arrived in aRead More

Asensio is unhappy with Real Madrid over Cristiano Ronaldo’s no 7

Marco Asensio revealed that he is unhappy with Real Madrid because he wasn’t offered Cristiano Ronaldo’s No 7 jersey this summer. The 33-year-old Portugal international moves to Serie A Champions Juventus in July after nine stays in Santiago Bernabeu. Los Blancos bring back Mariano Diaz to the Spanish capital for theRead More

REPORT: Neymar agree Real Madrid move in principle

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar has agreed on a move to Real Madrid in 2019 after reaching an “agreement in principle” according to a report in French media Le 10 Sport. The speculation was further boosted by former Barcelona star Rivaldo, he believes that Neymar moving to Real Madrid is gettingRead More

UEFA to Introduce third European competition

Real Madrid celebrate winning the Champions League    A third UEFA club competition is set to be introduced from the 2021-22 season, the head of the association representing Europe’s biggest clubs said on Tuesday. European Club Association (ECA) chairman Andrea Agnelli told his members at a meeting in Split, Croatia,Read More

International Injury: Arsenal star faces Injury Doubt

Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira is a major doubt for next weekend’s game against Newcastle. The Uruguayan central midfielder is yet to start for Arsenal since his summer move from Sampdoria, but has impressed from the bench. The indication from Unai Emery was that Torreira was not yet up to fullRead More

John Terry set to join Spartak Moscow

John Terry John Terry is expected to sign a one-year contract with Spartak Moscow with an option for a further year, according to Sky in Italy. The 37-year-old, who is a free agent after leaving Aston Villa at the end of last season, underwent a medical with the Russian clubRead More

Modric Exposes What Ronaldo Told Him After Winning UEFA Award

Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric has revealed that ex-Los Blanco teammate, Cristiano Ronaldo congratulated him on winning the UEFA Player of the Year Award. Recall that Modric, last month won UEFA’s Men’s Player of the Year ahead of Ronaldo and Salah. Ronaldo refused to attend the presentation after learning thatRead More

Real Madrid sign Nigeria born Player

Marvin Olawale Akinlabi Park: Real Madrid unveil Nigerian-born attacking midfielder for their youth team Marvin Olawale Akinlabi can feature for Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League after his unveiling as a second team player. Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid have unveiled Nigerian born attacking midfielder Marvin Olawale AkinlabiRead More

“I can’t be sack at the moment” Jose Mourinho Gives Reason

Jose Mourinho recently joked that Manchester United, won’t sack him at the moment due to the financial implication of his service. The Portuguese trainer’s condition at the theatre of dreams seems too uncertain with reports of his departure dominating the media screens recently. Manchester united began the league season withRead More