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, […]

Austrian born goalkeeper Tobias Lawal wants to play for Nigeria

Gernot Rohr says Austrian born goalkeeper Tobias Lawal is interested in playing for Nigeria, but he must wait for his opportunity. Tobias Lawal who has played for the European nation at the U-20 level is currently in the Super Eagles camp for the friendly matches with Algeria and Tunisia. While feeding questions on the LASK […]

Odion Ighalo named in Manchester United Champions League squad

Odion Ighalo has been named in Manchester United’s 25-man squad for this season’s UEFA Champions League. Ighalo who yet to make an appearance in the competition made the list along with new arrival Edison Cavani, and the duo of Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial in the attack. Manchester United confirmed the full list on their […]

Victor Moses Omitted From Chelsea’s Champions League squad

Former Nigeria national teamer Victor Moses has been left out of Chelsea’s squad for the group stage of the UEFA Champions League. The official website of Chelsea has published a 25-man squad list for the prestigious club competition and the versatile winger has not been selected by manager Frank Lampard which more or less confirms […]

I can’t wait to play my first game for Nigeria – Dessers

Cyriel Dessers says it’s a dream come true to get a call up into the Super Eagles and can’t wait to play in front of the Nigerian crowd. Despite being eligible for Belgium, Dessers opted to play for Nigeria and was in line to make is debut against Sierra Leone in March but the game […]

Tosin Adarabioyo joins Ola Aina and Ademola Lookman at Fulham

Manchester City defender, Tosin Adarabioyo has left the club to join newly promoted premier league side Fulham FC. The 23-year-old central defender, a product of our Academy, decided to quit the Cityzens due to lack of playing time. Adarabioyo made his senior City bow in an FA Cup tie against Chelsea in 2016, but he […]

Brazilian winger Lucas Alves happy to join Kwara United

Kwara United new signing Lucas Alves, says he’s delighted to join the club ahead of the coming Nigerian Professional Football League season. The winger was presented to the media on Monday morning at the Kwara United office inside the stadium complex in Ilorin. Lucas Alves said he’s happy to sign for the club and promised […]