Emenalo quits Chelsea

News brief: Former Nigeria international footballer, Michael Emenalo has quit as the technical director of English side Chelsea, stepping down from his post after 10 years with the Blues. The 52-year-old, who played for Nigeria at the 1994 World Cup, joined Chelsea in 2007 under Avram Grant, for whom he played at Maccabi Tel Aviv. […]

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Chelsea 1 – 0 Manchester Utd: Morata’s impact and what it means

Preamble: Alvaro Morata’s fantastic header proved the difference between Chelsea and Manchester United on Sunday. The two rivals played a frantic game at Stamford Bridge, with the Premier League champions taking control of the fixture in the second half, after an even opening period. The result leaves Jose Mourinho’s side eight points behind Manchester City, and […]

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Sturridge says he didn’t realise importance of Liverpool FC goal

Daniel Sturridge has admitted that he was unaware his opener in Liverpool’s 3-0 win against Huddersfield Town brought up his 100th career goal. The England international was handed his fourth start of the Premier League season on Saturday afternoon as Liverpool looked to record a first win in three games. Sturridge didn’t take Liverpool’s first-half […]

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World boxing body suspends Muhammad Ali

Team Great Britain, boxer Muhammad Ali, has been provisionally suspended from all international and domestic competitions after testing positive for a banned steroid, the international amateur boxing association says. Ali tested positive during a World Series Boxing match between Morocco Atlas Lions and British Lionhearts in Casablanca in April… Story in full

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Cristiano Ronaldo aims at “lucky seventh” piece of FIFA silverware

  Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on a “lucky seventh” piece of FIFA silverware after collecting his fifth Men’s Player of the Year award on Monday. Ronaldo’s Real Madrid side, who won both La Liga and the Champions League last season, dominated the 2017 Best FIFA football awards at a star-studded ceremony in London […]

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Player’s home attacked: Zambia’s 1-0 defeat to Nigeria 2018 World Cup qualifier

The family home of Power Dynamos striker Alex N’gonga, in Chimwemwe in Kitwe has been attacked by thugs following Zambia’s 1-0 defeat to Nigeria in their 2018 World Cup qualifier match in Uyo on Saturday. According to Zambian Observe, Copperbelt province police commissioner Charity Katanga says a group of people emerged from a white Toyota […]

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NAIJA CELEBRITY CHALLENGE to rock the nation

The Naija Celebrity Cup (NCC) is a unifying sporting event initiated by D-Grace International Sports Consult Limited. It was created with the main goal of fostering and enhancing youth empowerment, fun and peace & unity in Nigeria by bringing celebrities from four major industries in Nigeria to compete in 8 (eight) sporting events. The general public is not […]

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Okagbare qualifies for 2nd round of 2017 IAAF) World Championships in London

Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor on Saturday finished second in her heat in 11.22 seconds to qualify for the second round of the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in London. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that sprinter, Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and sprint hurdler, Tobiloba Amusan lead a team of 12 athletes to compete at […]

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Germany vs. Chile: Expected game line-ups

Germany are on an eleven game unbeaten run but Chile will be no pushovers and have picked a strong side including star names such as Vidal and Alexis Sanchez. Germany vs Chile – Predicted Line-ups: Germany: Marc-Andre ter Stegen; Joshua Kimmich, Antonio Rudiger, Shkodran Mustafi, Jonas Hector; Emre Can, Leon Goretzka; Julian Brandt, Lars Stindl, […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo trains with young son

Football star, Cristiano Ronaldo and his son were in the spotlight yesterday, training together. The photo in this post shows just how much the World football star cares about his own son’s sports development.He and his 4-year-old son were seen doing sit-up exercise. Ronaldo uploaded the photo to Instagram with the caption: I think I […]

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