Troost-Ekong happy to join Watford

Nigerian international Williams Troost-Ekong says he’s delighted to join English side Watford FC. Eking completed his transfer to Watford on Tuesday after two years with Italian Serie A outfit Udinese. The Super Eagles assistant captain put pen to paper for a five-year deal with Hornets and he’s expected to help the club return back to […]

Serena Williams pulls out of French Open

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the French Open ahead of her second-round match against Tsvetana Pironkova. Serena pulled out of the tournament due to an Achilles injury she sustained during the US Open a few weeks back. The American tennis star was spotted on the court on Wednesday as she prepares for the meeting Pironkova, […]

William Troost-Ekong edges closer to England return

Super Eagles and Udinese defender William Troost-Ekong is edging closer to a move to the English Championship with Watford. The center half is few details away from joining the Italian Serie A Udinese side and he has said goodbye to his teammates and fans on the club on Monday. The Observer reported that Ekong is […]

Bayern’s Sane to miss Super Cup, Alaba doubtful

Bayern Munich winger Leroy Sane will miss Wednesday’s domestic Super Cup against Borussia Dortmund with a knee injury while defender David Alaba is doubtful, coach Hansi Flick said on Tuesday. Bayern, who won four titles this year, lost Sunday’s league game at Hoffenheim 4-1 to suffer their first defeat of 2020. “Leroy is out. He […]

Lampard jumps to Kepa defence, says keeper not leaving

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard launched an impassioned defence of under-fire goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga on Monday, saying most of the criticism directed his way for errors he made has been unfair. Kepa was dropped from the starting lineup in Chelsea’s last two matches after his error cost the London side in their 2-0 Premier League defeat […]

Chukwueze’s efforts not enough to save Villarreal against Barcelona

Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze suffered an embarrassing defeat with his Club Villarreal in the hand of Barcelona on Sunday. Samuel Chukwueze played for 74th minutes, but it was not a memorable night as they were humiliated 4-0 by Barcelona. Chukwueze spent most of his time on the pitch tracking back to help the defense […]

Meet Tayo Edun, the Lincoln youngster who scored against Liverpool

Nigerian youngster Adetayo Aduramigba Iretioluwa Edun made the headline across Europe when he scored against Liverpool in a league cup game played on Thursday. The pacy winger scored one of the two goals for Lincoln City in their 7 – 2 loss to English Champions Liverpool at the Sincil Bank stadium. Edun caused Liverpool all […]

Bukayo Saka wins Man of the match award against Leicester City

Arsenal youngster Bukayo Saka was named Man of the match after helping his side advance to the next round of League Cup on Wednesday. Saka was on from start to the end of the game as Arsenal pummeled Leicester City 2 – 0 at the King Power stadium. Christian Fuchs’ own goal and Eddie Nketiah’s […]

Leverkusen sign Santiago Arias on loan from Atletico

Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen on Thursday signed Colombia defender Santiago Arias on loan for the rest of the season from Atletico Madrid with a buy option of around 12 million euros ($14 million). Leverkusen, who will play in the Europa League this season, strengthened their squad by adding the 28-year-old right-back, who spent five years […]

Wilfred Ndidi ruled out of Leicester City’s clash with Arsenal

Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has been ruled out of Leicester City’s Carabao Cup game against Arsenal on Wednesday. The defensive midfielder picked up the injury that ruled him out of the game in Leicester’s 4 – 2 victory over Burnley on Sunday. Ndidi featured in both Leicester City’s premier league game this season, but […]