Leipzig’s Germany defender Klostermann needs knee op

Germany defender Lukas Klostermann needs knee surgery, Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig said on Tuesday. The 24-year-old defender will undergo keyhole surgery on his left knee on Wednesday to determine how long he will be out for. Klostermann went down in Saturday’s 2-0 away win at Augsburg, which kept Leipzig top of the German league after […]

Ighalo is part of my plans – United boss Solskjaer

Manchester United boss Ole gunner Solskjaer says Odion Ighalo is still very much part of his plan and remains an important member of the squad. Ighalo has struggled for game time this season and the arrival of Uruguayan forward Edison Cavani means the former Nigerian striker could slip further down into the pecking order. After […]

Abdullahi happy with his Omonia Nicosia debut

Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi made his debut for Cypriot giants Omonia Nicosia on Sunday after confirming his switch to the club. Abdullahi who confirmed he had signed for the club on Friday was thrown into the frey 48 hours later and helped picked a 2-1 away win over  Ethnikos Achna. The 27-year-old former Anathosis […]

Spartak Moscow confirms Victor Moses arrival

Spartak Moscow has confirmed the signing of Nigeria winger Victor Moses on loan from Chelsea. The Russian giants took to their verified Twitter handle to welcome the former Nigerian international to the club. Haven been in talks for his signature for the past seven days, the deal was completed on Thursday and the Chelsea winger […]

Walcott set for Saints debut at Chelsea as Armstrong and Djenepo miss out

Stuart Armstrong and Moussa Djenepo will miss Southampton’s Premier League trip to Chelsea on Saturday but manager Ralph Hasenhuettl sees this as an opportunity to hand deadline day signing Theo Walcott his debut at Stamford Bridge. Midfielder Armstrong tested positive for Covid-19 while on international duty with Scotland and will complete his 10-day isolation period […]

Chelsea releases Ola Aina’s brother, Jordan

Jordan Aina has joined the premier league club Fulham after announcing his departure from Chelsea. Aina arrived at Chelsea 11 years ago when he teamed up with the U9 squad, the defender failed to make a single appearance for the senior team before his exit. After confirming his exit from the Club, Aina took to […]

Tunisian club US Monastir confirms Anthony Okpotu and Moses Orkuma exits

Super Eagles striker Anthony Okpotu has completed his transfer from Tunisian side US Monastir to Qatar Sports Club. Okpotu penned a three-year contract with the Doha club and the transfer fee is expected to be in the region of $1.2 million. Tunisian popular sports news channel, Ettachkila.com, reported on Monday that  Monastir tried to HD […]

Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for COVID-19

Former World Footballer of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19, Portugal’s Football Federation said in a statement on its website on Tuesday. The 35-year-old Juventus striker will miss Wednesday’s UEFA Nations League game against Sweden but is “well, has no symptoms and is in isolation,” the federation said. (Reporting by Andrei Khalip, […]

Tai Sodje relishes his hat-trick against Liverpool

Manchester City youngster Tai Sodje has revealed that scoring hat trick against Liverpool remains his best moments in the jersey of the Cityzens. The 17-year-old striker has been in good form for City’s U-18 side, scoring in almost every game so far this season. Sodje has been at City since 2015 and he is a […]

Premier League reform plan looks like a power grab, UK minister says

The minister who oversees sport in Britain said on Monday he feared a plan by Liverpool and Manchester United to restructure the English Premier League was a “power grab” that could prompt a deeper look at the governance of the sport. The two clubs are backing a plan to radically change the Premier League’s structure, […]