Home / All news / Sports (page 2)

Sports

sports news

Manchester United Risk Europa Exit After Fenerbahce Defeat

English side, Manchester United are close to elimination from the Europa League after losing 1-2 to Fenerbahce. Moussa Sow’s 65th second goal was the opener as Jose Mourinho’s side traveled to Turkey on Thursday night. The visitors dominated possession but saw world record signing Paul Pogba go off with a …

Read More »

Yaya Toure tenders Apology to Pep Guardiola

Manchester City’s Yaya Toure has instructed his agent to end his war with manager Pep Guardiola. Yaya Toure has not played a game for the Premier League leaders since the Champions League qualifier against Steaua Bucharest in August. Manager Pep Guardiola insisted that Toure would not play under him again …

Read More »

Nasarawa Utd, FC Ifeanyi Ubah go to war:Fed Cup Final

The Teslim Balogun stadium in Surulere, Lagos will witness the battle of two elephants on Sunday in the Federation Cup final tie between Nnewi-based FC Ifeanyi Ubah and Nasarawa United of Lafia. The encounter which has no doubt received a lot of media hype considering the calibre of the clubs …

Read More »

You can go, Conte tells Mikel

Any hope of Mikel Obi being part of Chelsea’s main team this season may have been dashed after manager, Antonio Conte, told the Nigerian international to look elsewhere in the January transfer window. Mikel, who is Chelsea’s current second longest serving player has been told in unmistakable terms by Conte to …

Read More »

Messi, Ronaldo Others Contend For 2016 Ballon d’Or

Football legend, Lionel Messi has been shortlisted alongside Cristiano Ronaldo for the 2016 Ballon d’Or award. France Football magazine reveals that the 30-man list is being released in bunches of five players throughout Monday, October 24. The award which has been given annually by France Football since 1956 has become …

Read More »

Falconets To Play Confluence Queens In Test Match

Nigeria’s U-20 women team will take on Nigeria Women Premier League side, Confluence Queens in a test match on Wednesday. Peter Dedevbo’s side are preparing for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup which kicks off on November 13 in Papua New Guinea. Dedevbo is confident the friendly match against Shola …

Read More »

Odemwingie braced for new challenge

New Rotherham United signing, Peter Odemwingie says he will repay the faith of manager, Kenny Jackett after completing a to the Championship club on Monday. The former West Bromwich Albion and Stoke City striker has penned a deal until January to become Jackett’s first signing as Rotherham manager. After securing …

Read More »

Mikel to fight for Chelsea place

Nigeria captain, Mikel John Obi, has stated that he is ready to “work hard” to get back into the Chelsea team this season after holding talks with the club manager, Antonio Conte. The 29-year-old is yet to make an appearance for Chelsea this season with Frenchman, N’Golo Kante and Nemanja …

Read More »