Chelsea extend Tuchel’s contract to 2024

Chelsea rewarded Thomas Tuchel for winning the Champions League in his first five months in charge with a new contract to 2024 on Friday. Veteran defender Thiago Silva, 36, and French striker Olivier Giroud, 34, have also seen their deals at Stamford Bridge extended to 2022. Tuchel joined in January with the Blues languishing in […]

How I earned my call up to the Super Eagles – Terem Moffi

Super Eagles striker Terem Moffi says he’s satisfied with his debut season for FC Lorient in the French Ligue Un. Terem is one of the break-out stars in French football last season after scoring 14 goals to keep the modest club in the top flight division. The 22-year-old arrived at the club in the summer […]

Ighalo wins player of the month award in Saudi Arabia

Odion Jude Ighalo has won Al Shabab player of the month of May following his impressive performance for the club. The club via their official Twitter handle on Thursday afternoon confirmed that the former Super Eagles striker has been voted player of the month by the fans. Ighalo netted six goals in five league outings […]

Barcelona welcomes Man City legend Aguero to Camp Nou

Laliga giants Barcelona announced the arrival of Sergio Aguero to Camp Nou on a deal until 2023 after the Argentina forward quit Manchester City following a decade at the Premier League club. In a statement, Barca said that Aguero will become their player once his contract with Manchester City expires at the end of next […]

Chukwueze undergoes successful surgery

Villarreal’s winger Samuel Chukwueze has undergone successful surgery on his quadriceps in his left leg. The Spanish club confirmed in a press release via their official website that the 22-year-old was operated at the  Quirónsalud Hospital in Barcelona over the weekend. The winger picked up an injury during the second leg of the UEFA Europa […]

Osimhen to work under Luciano Spalletti at Napoli next season

Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen will work under Italian tactician Luciano Spalletti at Napoli next season. Spalletti was appointed as the new head coach for Napoli after Gennaro Gattuso left the position to take up Fiorentina coaching role. The Azzurri who themselves failed to qualify for UEFA Champions League next season have now decided to […]

Liverpool agree to sign Leipzig defender Konate

Liverpool have reached an agreement to sign centre back Ibrahima Konate from German side RB Leipzig, the Premier League club said on Friday. Frenchman Konate, 22, will join the Anfield club on 1 July once his work permit application is approved and medicals are completed. Financial details of the transfer were not revealed but British […]

Zidane resigns as Real Madrid coach

Zinedine Zidane has resigned as Real Madrid manager with immediate effect, the Spanish club said Thursday, just days after they were beaten to the La Liga title by Atletico Madrid. “It is now time to respect his decision and show our appreciation for his professionalism, dedication and passion all these years,” Real Madrid said in […]

Manchester United fans attacked ahead of Europa League final in Gdansk

A group of Manchester United fans visiting Gdansk for the Europa League final were attacked on a restaurant terrace late on Tuesday, Gazeta Wyborcza newspaper reported, citing local police. Local mayor Aleksandra Dulkiewicz condemned the attack on a group of between 20 and 30 fans, saying in a statement posted on Facebook that Gdansk was […]