Ozil eyes Turkey or US move as he nears Arsenal exit

Arsenal misfit Mesut Ozil has revealed he plans to play his football in Turkey or the United States when he finally leaves the Premier League club. The German has not played for Mikel Arteta’s side since March last year and has just six months left on his contract at the Emirates. He dropped plenty of […]

Mesut Ozil reveals how Okocha inspired his Career

Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil said he drew inspiration from former Nigeria international Austine Okocha while growing up. Ozil made this known during a question and answer session with his fans on social media on Monday night. Okocha was one of the best playmaker in the German Bundesliga during his time with Eintracht Frankfurt and one […]

Neymar returns to PSG training ahead of Champions Trophy

Neymar has returned to training with Paris Saint-Germain, the French champions announced on Monday, two days before they take on Marseille in the Champions Trophy. Brazilian Neymar, 28, was stretchered off the field with an ankle injury following a heavy challenge from Thiago Mendes in PSG’s home Ligue 1 defeat to Lyon last month. Defender […]

Aston Villa confirm Liverpool FA Cup tie is on

Aston Villa have confirmed that Friday’s FA Cup third-round clash with Liverpool will go ahead despite a large number of their players and staff testing positive for coronavirus. Villa were forced to close their training ground on Thursday and there had been concerns they would have to forfeit their match against Jurgen Klopp’s team. “Aston […]

Man Utd must learn from semifinal pain, says Pogba

Paul Pogba says Manchester United are on the right track but they must learn from a series of disappointing semifinal defeats if they are to return to winning trophies. For the fourth time in the past two seasons, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men were eliminated from a cup competition in the last four as they were […]

Arsenal exit for Ozil could be ‘best solution’, says Arteta

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says he is open to Mesut Ozil leaving the Gunners this month afer freezing the German playmaker out of his squad this season. Despite reportedly being the highest earner at the club, Ozil has not featured since a 1-0 win over West Ham on March 7. The 32-year-old has only six […]

Barca youngster Alena joins Getafe on loan

Barcelona midfielder Carles Alena has joined Getafe on loan until the end of the season, the clubs announced on Wednesday.  Getafe, who have dropped to 16th in La Liga, will pay all of Alena’s wages as the 23-year-old looks to kickstart his career away from Camp Nou. “FC Barcelona and Getafe CF have reached an […]

Mutiu Adepoju hails Samuel Chukwueze on his 100th appearance for Villarreal

Former Nigeria and Real Sociedad Midfielder Mutiu Adepoju has congratulated Samuel Chukwueze after becoming the youngest player to reach a century of games for Villarreal. Chukwueze made his 100th first-team appearance for Villarreal in their 4-1 Copa Del Rey win over Zamora CF on Tuesday. The winger surpassed the record set by Mateo Musacchio, who […]

Huge blow for AC Milan as Ibrahimovic ruled out of crunch Juventus clash

Stefano Pioli has confirmed that the Swedish striker will sit out the Rossoneri’s top-of-the-table showdown with the reigning Serie A champions AC Milan have been dealt a huge blow as Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been ruled out their crunch clash with Juventus. Ibrahimovic has played a key role in Milan’s rise to the top of the Serie A standings this […]

Virus prompts Nigerian request to change Confederation Cup tie

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have asked the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to postpone and possibly relocate the Confederation Cup first round second leg involving Nigerian club Rivers United and Bloemfontein Celtic of South Africa. The NFF said the request followed the refusal of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to step down […]