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Gov Okowa Splashes 403 Million Naira On Sportsmen And Women

1 month ago /

Delta state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has made good his promise and doled out over #403million to delta state medalists at the 19th edition of the national sports festival tagged “Abuja 2018”

Arsenal Renew Interest In Signing £40m-Rated Star, Jean-Philippe Gbamin

1 month ago /

Arsenal are ready to renew their attempts to sign Jean-Philippe Gbamin after failing with a bid to land the £40m-rated Mainz o5 defender last summer, according to the Mirror.

Aguero, Manchester City Turn On Style To Humiliate Chelsea

1 month ago /

Manchester City moved back to the top of the Premier League after humiliating a stunned Chelsea 6-0 at the Etihad on Sunday.

Sports: Katsina United Beat Bendel Insurance

1 month ago /

Katsina United defeated Bendel Insurance FC 2 goals to 1 in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football league week seven fixture.

City Go Top After Victory At Everton

1 month ago /

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City have learned "to never give up" after returning to the top of the table for the first time since 15 December with a win at Everton.

Sunshine Stars Of Akure Beat Remo Stars 2-1 To Record First Home Win

1 month ago /

Sunshine Stars FC of Akure on Sunday, recorded its first home win of the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season, following a 2-1 victory over Remo stars of Sagamu.

Hazard And Higuain ‘Very Suitable Together’- Sarri

1 month ago /

Maurizio Sarri says Gonzalo Higuain and Eden Hazard are "suitable" to play with each other, as the pair both struck twice in Chelsea's dominant victory over Huddersfield, which moved the Blues back into the top four.

Messi Scores Two As Barca Battle To Draw

1 month ago /

A Lionel Messi double saw Barcelona come from 2-0 down to draw against an impressive Valencia at the Nou Camp.

Chelsea Manager Takes Blame For Bournemouth Defeat

1 month ago /

Chelsea Manager, Maurizio Sarri, has admitted that he was not able to motivate the players after the Blues suffered their heaviest league defeat for 23 years.

Liverpool Held But Go Five Points Clear

1 month ago /

Liverpool Manager, Jurgen Klopp, believes snow on the Anfield pitch contributed to a frustrating night for his Premier League leaders as they were held to a draw by mid-table Leicester City.

Chelsea Striker, Alvaro Morata Says He Is Close To Joining Atletico Madrid On Loan

1 month ago /

Chelsea striker, Alvaro Morata, said on Sunday that he had passed a medical at Atletico Madrid and is "looking forward" to returning to Spain.

Nadal Takes Positives Out Of Australian Open Defeat

1 month ago /

Rafael Nadal said he took a lot of positives out of the Australian Open on his return from injury, despite being thrashed in the final Sunday by Novak Djokovic.

Nigeria Hosts Maiden Edition Of Africa Students Football Union Tournament

2 months ago /

The President of Africa Students Football Union, ASFU, Prof. Seun Omotayo, says all is set for the maiden edition of the game which starts on Saturday in Ibadan, Oyo State capital and Ijebu Ode Ogun State.

Rice Scores First Hammers Goal To Defeat Arsenal

2 months ago /

Declan Rice’s first West Ham goal secured a 1-0 win over Arsenal in a capital city derby clash at the London Stadium.

Fabregas Leaves Chelsea Joins Thiery Henry At Monaco

2 months ago /

Cesc Fabregas has completed his move to from Chelsea to Ligue 1 strugglers Monaco, a source close to the deal confirmed to AFP on Friday.

NFF Resolves Ondo F.A. Crisis

2 months ago /

There seems to be an end to the two-year leadership crisis that has been rocking the Ondo State Football Association, following the intervention of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

Thomas Muller: Bayern Munich Forward Suspended For Liverpool Tie

2 months ago /

Bayern Munich forward, Thomas Muller, is set to miss both legs of their Champions League last-16 tie against Liverpool after he was given a two-match European ban.

Callum Hudson-Odoi: Chelsea Boss Maurizio Sarri Criticises Bayern Munich Conduct

2 months ago /

Chelsea boss, Maurizio Sarri, has criticised Bayern Munich after they went on the record about wanting to sign Blues' winger, Callum Hudson-Odoi.

Sports: Heartland FC, Owerri Unveils New Players

2 months ago /

The management of Heartland Football Club of Owerri has unveiled her newly recruited players in readiness for the 2018/2019 NPFL season which kicks-off Sunday 13th January 2019.

Egypt Named Host Of 2019 AFCON

2 months ago /

The Confederation of Africa Football, CAF, has named Egypt as the host of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.