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  • Mancini not interested in replacing Ranieri at Leicester – Sources
    Roberto Mancini currently has no desire to talk to Leicester about the vacant manager’s job, according to Sky sources. Sources in Italy have told Sky Sports News HQ that the Italian, sacked by Inter Milan last summer, did not particularly enjoy his…
    - 4 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 7:07pm -
  • My dream died after Leicester sack – Ranieri
          Claudio Ranieri has said “his dream died” after being sacked by Leicester City on Thursday, just nine months after leading them to a stunning Premier League triumph. Ranieri’s tenure came to an end after Wednesday’s 2-1 defeat to Sev…
    - 5 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 6:01pm -
  • Barcelona to swoop for Moses in summer
    Super Eagles and Chelsea forward Victor Moses has been named among top 10 players that are likely to be acquired   by Spanish side Barcelona in their bid to fortify and take back the driving seat in the Spanish la Liga and beyond. The Catalan giants…
    - 6 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 5:04pm -
  • Ronaldo Beats Messi at Social Media by Passing 200million Followers
    He might have lost out to Lionel Messi in the race for the Ballon D’Or and his Real Madrid side may be nine points behind Barcelona in La Liga but there’s one area where Cristiano Ronaldo is most definitely light years ahead of his rival – soci…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:56pm -
  • Mayweather celebrates birthday in ‘Money Man ‘style
          Floyd Mayweather celebrated his 40th birthday with a multi-tiered birthday cake which perfectly summed up the flamboyant former champion. The boxing superstar was seen dancing away and appeared to be enjoying the design on his incredible cak…
    - 7 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:52pm -
  • Man U draw Rostov in Europa last-16
          Manchester United have been drawn against Rostov in the Europa League last 16. United advanced to the last-16 stage with a comfortable 4-0 aggregate victory against St Etienne in the first knockout round, having come through their group as r…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:36pm -
  • Ribery bounces back against Hamburg
        Franck Ribery is ready to make his Bayern Munich comeback in Saturday’s Bundesliga encounter with Hamburg after shaking off a thigh injury. The former France international has not featured for Bayern since their hard-fought 2-1 win over Werde…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:03pm -
  • EPL bosses take stock over Ranieri sacking
        Premier League managers including Tony Pulis and David Moyes have expressed their disappointment at Claudio Ranieri’s sacking by Leicester City. The reigning champions announced on Thursday that they had parted company with Ranieri less than…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 2:55pm -
  • Ajoku vows to score against Gombe United
          Niger Tornadoes leading goal scorer in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Chidebere Blessing Ajoku says he hopes to re-discover his scoring form beginning with the tie against Gombe United on Sunday. Ajoku last scored o…
    - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 2:36pm -
  • Aiyegbeni may open goal account against Swindon
      Super Eagles ace Yakubu Aiyegbeni who recently pitched tent with League one Side Coventry, may open goal account against visiting Swindon Town on Saturday. The former Portsmouth and Everton forward has earned cumulative 49 minutes playing time wit…
    - 10 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 1:40pm -

Channelstv » Sports

  • MFM Beat Enugu Rangers 2-1 In NPFL Clash
    MFM FC on Friday defeated champions Enugu Rangers 2-1 in a matchday 10 tie of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). During the match played at the Agege Stadium in Lagos, Sikiru Olatunbosun fired a screamer to put the Lagos club ahead in t…
    - 1 hour ago 24 Feb 17, 10:07pm -
  • Leicester City Sack Claudio Ranieri
    Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has been sacked, nine months after leading them to the Premier League Title. The Foxes are one point above the relegation zone with 13 matches left. His remarkable achievement with a squad worth £55million saw…
    - 11 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 11:50am -
  • Rooney To Remain At Manchester United

    - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 10:14pm -
  • Rooney’s Agent Negotiates With China Clubs
    Wayne Rooney’s agent, Paul Stretford, is in China to see if he can negotiate a deal for the forward, to leave Manchester United. Rooney has fallen down the pecking order at United, under Manager Jose Mourinho. The England captain has been made awar…
    - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 3:10pm -
  • Sunshine Stars Protest Over Unpaid Wages
    Players of the Sunshine Stars and staff of the Ondo State Football Agency, have protested over non-payment of salary arrears as well as sign-on fees. According to the protesters, the government is owing them up to 13 months and 6 months salary arrear…
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 17, 3:45pm -
  • Aruna Quadri Pulls Out Of Qatar Open
    Africa’s leading tennis player, Aruna Quadri, has withdrawn from the men’s singles at the ITTF World Tour Qatar Open owing to a back injury. He is scheduled to compete in qualification tournament which serves off on Tuesday, with the main event s…
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 17, 10:04pm -
  • Guardiola Wary Of Monaco’s Strikers
    Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has warned his side to beware of Monaco’s strikers when they host the club in tonight’s UEFA Champions League, last 16 tie. Leonardo Jardim’s side have already beaten Tottenham home and away in the Champio…
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 17, 3:31pm -
  • Klitschko Counts On Experience For Joshua Fight
    Wladimir Klitschko is counting on experience to help him regain the IBF and WBA heavyweight titles when he faces Britain’s Anthony Joshua. The 40-year-old said “you can be as good as you are, professional as you are, as athletic or strong but the…
    - 4 days ago 20 Feb 17, 10:18pm -
  • Tsonga Wins World Tennis Tournament Final
    Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga trashed David Goffin 4-6 6-4 6-1 in the World Tennis Tournament final, in Rotterdam and claimed his first title since 2015. Sixth seed Tsonga, fell behind but after levelling the match he swept through the decider against…
    - 4 days ago 20 Feb 17, 3:46pm -
  • Enugu Rangers, Rivers United Advance In CAF Champions League
    Two of Nigeria’s representatives at the CAF Champions League, Enugu Rangers and Rivers United, are through to the first round of the competition. Rangers on Sunday evening held visiting J.S Saoura of Algeria to a goalless draw to advance on the awa…
    - 5 days ago 19 Feb 17, 10:04pm -

FIfa

  • RayZiaaH combining FIFA 17 and football smarts
    Florian Maridat, better known as 'RayZiaaH' to his FIFA 17 rivals, talks with FIFA.com about qualifying for the FIFA 17 Ultimate Team Champions in Berlin and how his life as a footballer helps him in gaming and vice versa.
    - 8 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:29pm -
  • What to see and do in Moscow
    The Russian capital, which is hosting 12 matches at the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ including the Opening Game and Final, is a true example of a city that never sleeps.
    - 8 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:00pm -
  • Open letter from the FIFA President
    FIFA President Gianni Infantino writes an open letter to the football community after 12 months in charge of the world football governing body.
    - 13 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 10:32am -
  • Giant-killers and goal gluts
    A hypersonic hat-trick by the Bay of Biscay and an insane game by the Pennines feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with an almighty upset and a pioneering female coach.
    - 14 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 8:55am -
  • Iraq’s Abdulzahra keeping the faith
    Iraq captain Alaa Abdulzahra caught up with FIFA.com ahead of two crucial Russia 2018 qualifying matches and he expressed his belief that the Lions of Mesopotamia can bounce back against Australia and Saudi Arabia.
    - 15 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 8:05am -
  • Oceania contenders eye Auckland's crown
    FIFA.com previews the OFC Champions League where Team Wellington lead a host of contenders seeking to end Auckland's City's dominance.
    - 16 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 7:01am -
  • Leicester City sack Ranieri
    The Best FIFA Men's Coach 2016 Claudio Ranieri has been sacked by Leicester City Football Club after more than one-and-a-half years in charge.
    - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 8:26pm -
  • New Poland rediscovering old strength
    After being among the world’s elite during the 1970s and 1980s, Poland are now well on their way to regaining this status – with what Robert Lewandowski describes as the best Polish national team “I’ve ever played in”.
    - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 1:24pm -
  • Lineker’s life-changing treble
    Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to a fateful Gary Lineker hat-trick against Poland in Mexico 1986.
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 10:00am -
  • Emerging Tan blossoms with Steel Roses
    FIFA.com hears from Tan Ruyin, a star midfielder in China PR's rapidly-developing side who has been likened to former Italy maestro Andrea Pirlo.
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 6:01am -
  • Juventus and Sevilla claim upper hand
    Juventus and Sevilla earned victories from their first-leg encounters in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 on Wednesday evening. In Portugal, Juventus left it late to earn a 2-0 win over ten-man Porto, while in Spain, Sevilla claimed a 2-1 result…
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 17, 10:33pm -
  • FIFA-CONCACAF Professional Football Conference takes place in Costa Rica
    FIFA this week staged a Professional Football Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica in collaboration with Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF), welcoming representatives of member associations and clubs f…
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 17, 8:32pm -
  • South America's ten contenders aim for India
    South America's young stars are set to descend on Chile as the South American U-17 Championship is set to decide the four contenders who will fly the continent's flag at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 17, 3:45pm -
  • Low: We experienced the spirit of optimism in 2005
    With the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 on the horizon, FIFA World Cup-winning coach Joachim Low sat down in front of the FIFA.com cameras to reflect on when he was on the touchline in 2005 as the competition came to Germany and more.
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 17, 3:06pm -
  • Puyol to visit Saint Petersburg Stadium and meet volunteers in Moscow
    FIFA World Cup™ winner Carles Puyol will visit Russia next week to get a feel for the excitement as preparations for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 get into full swing.
    - 2 days ago 22 Feb 17, 1:05pm -
  • Impact and legacy of 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia: facts and figures
    Organising a FIFA World Cup in a sustainable manner is a major challenge. The scale of the event inevitably has an impact on the Host Country. Facts and figures on the impact and legacy of 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia can be found here.
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 10:49am -
  • Szymanowski siblings revelling after tough road to the top
    Having been constant companions on the pitch since childhood Marianela and Alexander Szymanowski have risen to the top level of the game in Spain but, as FIFA.com found out, it has not been an easy road.
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 9:57am -
  • Sunjic: Brazil 2014 was an experience I'll never forget
    FIFA.com caught up with Bosnia and Herzegovina defender Toni Sunjic, who reflects on his nation's first FIFA World Cup at Brazil 2014 and discusses his hopes of reaching the world finals again at Russia 2018.
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 8:47am -
  • New Caledonia, New Zealand bound for India
    New Caledonia and New Zealand will represent Oceania at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 after the pair won their respective semi-finals at the OFC U-17 Championship in Tahiti on Tuesday.
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 7:16am -
  • Goals galore in Leverkusen and Manchester
    FIFA.com looks back at Tuesday’s first legs of the Round of 16 in photos. Watch how the action in Leverkusen and Manchester unfolded.
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 17, 10:40pm -
  • Lawrence: Unity key for T&T
    Newly appointed Trinidad and Tobago head coach Dennis Lawrence speaks with FIFA.com about his newest challenge of getting the Soca Warriors to Russia and memories of qualifying for the 2006 FIFA World Cup.
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 17, 5:41pm -
  • Chan flying the flag for female coaches
    Eastern head coach Chan Yuen Ting speaks exclusively with FIFA.com on the eve of making history, becoming the first female to coach a men's team in a continental tournament.
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 17, 1:50pm -
  • FIFA joins forces to promote grassroots football in Namibia
    FIFA have joined forces with a host of parties to develop and rehabilitate sports fields and promote life skills through sport in Namibian schools in the Khomas and Ohangwena Regions.
    - 3 days ago 21 Feb 17, 1:19pm -
  • Chanot: Luxembourg’s results don’t reflect our performances
    Luxembourg defender Maxime Chanot talks exclusively to FIFA.com about his country's change in playing philosophy, his rocky road to New York City FC, learning from the likes of David Villa and Andrea Pirlo, and more. 
    - 4 days ago 21 Feb 17, 10:29am -
  • Leaders keep up title charge
    The top sides in Europe's women's leagues all remain on course for glory after impressive results in the latest round of fixtures.
    - 4 days ago 21 Feb 17, 6:26am -
  • Ellis: We have to evolve
    FIFA.com spoke exclusively with USA's FIFA Women's World Cup-winning coach Jill Ellis about the Stars and Stripes' disappointing 2016, integrating new players into the side, handling the pressure that comes with the job and more.
    - 4 days ago 20 Feb 17, 4:01pm -
  • Brazilian gamers shine in Miami
    In an event defined by its tight battles across the board, Brazil's FIFA 17 Ultimate Team representatives were the big winners in Miami's regional final, as a trio booked their tickets to May's Berlin final.
    - 4 days ago 20 Feb 17, 11:24am -
  • Sweden and Estonia show the way
    As teams across the globe prepare to resume their Russia 2018 preliminary campaigns, we look back to June 1933 and the first-ever FIFA World Cup qualifier between Sweden and Estonia.
    - 5 days ago 20 Feb 17, 6:47am -
  • Bahamas ready to face world’s best
    Bahamas coach Alexandre Soares and captain Gavin Christie spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about their preparations as the host team for this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in the Caribbean nation.
    - 5 days ago 19 Feb 17, 1:50pm -
  • Marta as motivated as ever
    Having overcome discrimination, prejudice, failure and numerous setbacks and drawn inspiration from it all, Brazil star Marta, who turns 31 today, explains the secret of her success.
    - 5 days ago 19 Feb 17, 12:06pm -
  • Next week on FIFA.com
    Just like every Sunday, we whet your appetite with a sneak peek at what is on the menu on FIFA.com in the coming days.
    - 6 days ago 19 Feb 17, 10:44am -
  • The Week in Quotes
    This week, Zlatan Ibrahimovic compares himself with a famous fictional archaeologist, Antoine Griezmann makes a confession to FIFA.com and Thierry Henry admits to checking if N'Golo Kante was real.
    - 6 days ago 18 Feb 17, 11:31am -
  • Colombia’s women get their own stage
    The women players of Colombia are finally being given the chance to show their stuff of on the pitch in the colours of the clubs as, thanks to FIFA's Forward Programme, the country's first ever professional league kicks off on 18 February.
    - 7 days ago 17 Feb 17, 1:33pm -
  • Postecoglou: We won’t take any backward steps in Russia
    Ahead of the FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017, FIFA.com spoke to Australia coach Ange Postecoglou about imparting his clear ball-playing philosophy on the team and what fans can expect to see from the Socceroos at Russia 2017.
    - 8 days ago 17 Feb 17, 11:07am -
  • Air miles and principality prolificacy
    Triumphant travels from a big city Down Under and a small nation in South America feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review, along with a teenager and a tiger running riot on a microstate and huge victories in Europe.
    - 8 days ago 17 Feb 17, 6:36am -
  • Four tickets up for grabs in CONCACAF
    Twelve teams will be playing for four spots at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 when the CONCACAF U-20 Championship kicks off in Costa Rica on 17 February. FIFA.com previews the qualifying tournament.
    - 8 days ago 16 Feb 17, 8:48pm -
  • Virtual showdown in Miami
    The best gamers from across the Americas went head-to-head in Miami on Sunday in the third and final FIFA Ultimate Team Season 1 regional final.
    - 8 days ago 16 Feb 17, 3:59pm -
  • Pharaohs rise again after impressive AFCON
    While the CAF Africa Cup of Nations didn't bring Egypt the eighth title they craved, their path to the final in Gabon saw them climb to 23rd in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking to see them as the top-ranked side in Africa.
    - 8 days ago 16 Feb 17, 2:04pm -
  • Der Bomber rises to the occasion
    Every week in the build-up to Russia 2018, FIFA.com will be highlighting a classic FIFA World Cup image. We continue with a look back to the first goal of Gerd Muller’s memorable 1974 campaign.
    - 9 days ago 16 Feb 17, 11:01am -
  • The day it all started for Ad-Diba and the Pharaohs
    To mark 60 years since the first CAF Africa Cup of Nations was held aloft, we remember the star of the tournament who began Egypt's walk to a record seven continental titles.
    - 9 days ago 16 Feb 17, 9:52am -
  • Bayern Munich and Real Madrid show their class
    European giants Bayern Munich and Real Madrid are in pole position to reach the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals after convincing first-leg victories over Arsenal and Napoli respectively in Wednesday’s Round of 16 action. 
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 17, 9:53pm -
  • Saganowski: I’m counting the days till we fly out
    Poland's Boguslaw Saganowski chats with FIFA.com about his side's ambition heading into the nation's second FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup and his hopes for growing the sport back home.
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 17, 4:04pm -
  • Lloyd makes Manchester City switch
    The 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup and two-time Women’s Olympic Football Tournament winner completed her move to the reigning English Women’s Super League champions on Wednesday. 
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 17, 3:11pm -
  • Nadia Nadim, a football refugee
    FIFA.com takes a look at the unique backstory of Denmark and Portland Thorns forward Nadia Nadim, from fleeing the Taliban to discovering a new cultural identity and more.
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 17, 12:32pm -
  • NCT DREAM appointed FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 LOC ambassadors
    NCT DREAM have been appointed FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 Local Organising Committee (LOC) ambassadors at an appointment ceremony in KFA house on 15 February.
    - 10 days ago 15 Feb 17, 7:52am -
  • Rohr aiming to lead Super Eagles to new heights
    FIFA.com hears from Gernot Rohr who is aiming to revitalise Nigeria on the road to Russia 2018, following their shock failure to qualify for the recent CAF Africa Cup of Nations.
    - 10 days ago 15 Feb 17, 5:13am -
  • PSG stun Barcelona, Benfica edge Dortmund
    Birthday boys Angel Di Maria and Edinson Cavani led Paris Saint-Germain to a stunning 4-0 victory over Barcelona in one of two Round of 16 encounters in the UEFA Champions League, while Benfica collected a 1-0 home win over Borussia Dortmund.
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 17, 10:26pm -
  • Griezmann: I want to play another final
    Atletico Madrid and France striker Antoine Griezmann spoke exclusively to FIFA.com about his 2016, a year of highs and lows for him, and looked ahead to fresh challenges.
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 17, 7:29pm -
  • Maradona excited to collaborate with FIFA
    FIFA is excited to prepare for a collaboration with A FIFA World Cup™ winner and a true footballing icon, Diego Armando Maradona.
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 17, 5:13pm -
  • Dreams coming true for children at the FIFA Confederations Cup
    Walking out onto the pitch at a major international tournament hand-in-hand with your idol is a dream for any young football fan, and this dream is going to come true for more than 350 youngsters aged six to ten at the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017.
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 17, 4:27pm -
  • Brazil cruise through, Ecuador exultant
    Three more places were secured for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017, with Brazil dazzling through at the 2017 South American Beach Soccer Championship, while hosts Paraguay join them, alongside Ecuador.
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 17, 12:26pm -

InformationNG » Sports

  • Mourinho sends special message to Ranieri following Leicester sack
    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho came out in support of Claudio Ranieri on Thursday night, hours after his counterpart was sacked by Leicester City. The Foxes parted company with Ranieri just nine months after he guided a team tipped for rele…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 8:28am -
  • Iwobi Is All Hype, A Big Flop – Arsenal Fans
    Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi may have been ruled out of Premier League ac­tions till March 4 against Liverpool at the Anfield. But Arsenal fans want the Super Eagles forward dropped from the starting line-up of the team in coming matches. Most of the…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 8:05am -
  • Wayne Rooney’s agent in China to discuss possible move
    Manchester United player Wayne Rooney may be set to ply his trade in China as his agent Paul Stretford has flown to the Asian country to speak with four clubs all hoping to agree a move for the forward before Tuesday’s transfer deadline. Guangzho…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 10:46am -
  • Real Madrid miss chance to open gap in La Liga table after Valencia defeat
    Real Madrid missed the chance to move further clear at the top of La Liga as two early goals saw them slip to defeat at Valencia. Zinedine Zidane’s side had two games in hand on second-placed Barcelona heading into their clash at the Mestalla, but…
    - 2 days ago 23 Feb 17, 10:20am -
  • Brown Ideye joins Mikel Obi at Tianjin Teda
    Nigerian forward Brown Ideye has joined his compatriot Mikel Obi at Chinese Super League (CSL) side Tianjin Teda. Ideye is reported to be currently Teda’s most expensive signing in history following a deal is worth €12 million from Olympiak…
    - 3 days ago 22 Feb 17, 10:22am -
  • Alex Iwobi shares photo of injured ankle following Arsenal’s win against Sutton
    Nigerian forward Alex Iwobi has posted a picture of his foot in a bandage after Arsenal’s FA Cup win at Sutton. The 20-year-old started in the 2-0 win against the non-league minnows, but it looks like he had a tough time of things as he posted a…
    - 4 days ago 21 Feb 17, 9:52am -
  • Antonio Conte agrees new 3-year deal at Chelsea
    English Premiership club Chelsea have reached an agreement with Antonio Conte to keep their manager at Stamford Bridge at least until June 2020, Italian source Tutto Mercato Web reports. Conte had initially signed a three-year contract last summer,…
    - 4 days ago 21 Feb 17, 9:43am -
  • English FA Cup quarter-final draw
    Teams have been drawn against each other for the quarter-finals of the English FA Cup. Jose Mourinho will have to get past former club Chelsea if FA Cup holders Manchester United are to keep their hopes of retaining the trophy alive following the qua…
    - 5 days ago 20 Feb 17, 10:38am -
  • Mourinho gives reaction to Chelsea FA Cup draw
    Manchester United, who recently booked their place in the FA Cup quarter-finals after defeating Blackburn Rovers with a 2-1 margin, will be facing Chelsea next month. United’s manager Jose Mourinho fears that Chelsea may go full hyper in their FA C…
    - 5 days ago 20 Feb 17, 9:55am -
  • Borno FA Appeals To State Govt Not To Convert Abandoned Stadium To Market
      The Borno Football Association, on Sunday appealed to the state government to rescind its decision to convert the abandoned multipurpose stadium project along Kano road in Maiduguri, to a market. The Acting Commissioner of Environment, Kakashehu L…
    - 5 days ago 19 Feb 17, 4:33pm -
  • Arsene Wenger linked with jobs outside England
    Arsene Wenger, whose Arsenal contract runs until the end of the English Premier League season, has already been linked with jobs. The Frenchman has already revealed that he won’t be quitting his managerial career should he fail to get a contract e…
    - 6 days ago 19 Feb 17, 9:38am -
  • Mourinho makes vow to Man United fans ahead of FA Cup match with Blackburn Rovers
    Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho has insisted that he will treat the FA Cup with respect as Manchester United prepare for their fifth-round clash against Blackburn Rovers on Sunday afternoon. The Red Devils head into the game in good form, having bea…
    - 6 days ago 19 Feb 17, 9:27am -
  • Conte wary of Chelsea ‘double’ talk
    Antonio Conte has warned his players to avoid complacency as they seek to become just the third club in the history of English football to win the Premier League and FA Cup double on two separate occasions. A 2-0 fifth-round win away to Wolverhampton…
    - 6 days ago 19 Feb 17, 9:22am -
  • Fabregas celebrates Chelsea milestone on Instagram
    Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas took to Instagram to celebrate his 100th start for the club as he helped the Premier League leaders reach the FA Cup quarter-finals. The Spain international made a rare start for the west London side under Antonio Co…
    - 6 days ago 19 Feb 17, 9:17am -
  • Sports journalist eats paper after losing bet
    A hockey writer in Belarus has been forced to literally eat his own words after his playoff predictions proved incorrect. Vyacheslav Fedorenkov, who covers the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) for a leading Belarusian sports paper, Pressball, claimed…
    - 7 days ago 17 Feb 17, 7:04pm -
  • Arsene Wenger reveals his decision on future at Arsenal
    Arsene Wenger says he will make a decision on his Arsenal future in March or April — but will not retire from management this summer. The Frenchman’s position at the Gunners helm after more than 20 years in charge is under greater scrutiny than e…
    - 8 days ago 17 Feb 17, 10:53am -
  • Former Chelsea defender Ricardo Carvalho signs for Shanghai SIPG
    Former Real Madrid and Chelsea player Ricardo Carvalho has signed for Chinese Super League (CSL) outfit Shanghai SIPG. “We have completed the signing since we came back from the winter training in Doha. Why we announced so late is because the reg…
    - 9 days ago 16 Feb 17, 10:28am -
  • Real Madrid boss Zidane hails Toni Kroos after Napoli win
    Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane singled out Toni Kroos for special praise after his side’s Champions League win over Napoli last night. Napoli took the lead through Lorenzo Insigne after just eight minutes at the Bernabeu. But Real bounced back th…
    - 9 days ago 16 Feb 17, 10:20am -
  • Pundits blast Arsene Wenger after Bayern Munich trashing
    Arsenal legendary defender Martin Keown says the UEFA Champions League 5-1 thrashing by Bayern Munich at Allianz Arena is manager Arsene Wenger’s “lowest point.” The Gunners had fallen at the last 16 stage of the Champions League in each of th…
    - 9 days ago 16 Feb 17, 10:12am -
  • Oshoala Hits It Big In China, To Earn N1.75m Per Week
    Super Falcons forward Assisat Oshoala is to earn N7million per month at her new Chinese club, Dalian Quanjian. The new package is almost seven times more than her take home at the Emirates. Details of the financial package of the contract emerged Mon…
    - 9 days ago 16 Feb 17, 5:55am -
  • Asamoah Gyan found guilty of having ‘unethical hair’ in UAE
    Ghanian footballer Asamoah Gyan has been found guilty of having “unethical hair” under United Arab Emirates Football Association guidelines, according to a report by the BBC. The former Sunderland forward is one of 46 players to have been found…
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 17, 9:04pm -
  • Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer reveals why his club loves playing against Arsenal
    German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has revealed why his club Bayern Munich loves playing against Arsenal. According to the 30-year-old, Bayern thrive against teams like the Gunners. “Arsenal are a team that want to play,” said the goalkeeper. “The…
    - 9 days ago 15 Feb 17, 11:19am -
  • A former Olympic champion and 10-times world champion has been arrested in Australia
    A former Olympic champion and 10-times world champion has been arrested in Australia. Australian long distance swimming great Grant Hackett was arrested and detained by police in the Gold Coast on Wednesday after a “breakdown” at his parents’ h…
    - 10 days ago 15 Feb 17, 11:06am -
  • I might not retire from Athletics soon -Usain Bolt
    It was all about the fastest man in the world at the Laureus award, Usain Bolt as he won his fourth Laureus Sportsman of the Year Award on Tuesday night after losing the award to Novak Djokovic last year. The award was won by the  Jamiacan of his fa…
    - 10 days ago 15 Feb 17, 10:58am -
  • Bayern Munich star warns Arsenal ahead of Champions League clash
    Football fans are excited once again as the UEFA Champions League has resumed its games, and to add more ginger to the atmosphere, Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has warned that Arsenal will struggle for chances when it travels to Bavaria…
    - 10 days ago 14 Feb 17, 11:22am -
  • Fans welcome Messi and his Barcelona teammates as they arrive Paris for UEFA Champions League match
    Spanish giants Barcelona arrived Paris for the first leg of their Champions League Round of 16 clash with Paris Saint-Germain on Monday – and fans were out in force to see them. The star-studded team were filmed arriving in Paris the day before th…
    - 11 days ago 14 Feb 17, 11:13am -
  • Top Nigerian Football player slumps during Training, Dies instantly
    Former Rangers Int’l player who currently plays for Nassarawa United, Henry Onweazu Obiekwu has reportedly died during a training session this morning in Nassarawa state. According to the source, the Delta state born player who is popularly called…
    - 11 days ago 14 Feb 17, 6:13am -
  • Barca defender Aleix Vidal ruled out for the season
    Barcelona defender Aleix Vidal is set to be sidelined for five months after dislocating his ankle during Saturday’s LaLiga win over Alaves, the Catalan giants have announced. The 27-year-old Spain international suffered the injury in the closing mi…
    - 13 days ago 12 Feb 17, 8:56am -
  • Arsene Wenger told me his Arsenal time is coming to an end – Ian Wright
    Arsene Wenger has told Ian Wright that his time as manager of Arsenal is “coming to the end”, the former Gunners striker has claimed. The 67-year-old, who has managed Arsenal since October 1996 and won the last of his three Premier League titles…
    - 13 days ago 11 Feb 17, 12:46pm -
  • Liverpool FC have banned The Sun from the club
    Liverpool FC has banned ‘The Sun’ newspaper from its premises and stopped reporters from attending matches and press conferences, due to the hostility directed at the paper following its insidious coverage of the Hillsborough disaster in 1989. Th…
    - 13 days ago 11 Feb 17, 12:33pm -
  • Drake shows he’s a fan of John Terry
    Canadian artiste Drake showed John Terry some love after he posted a picture of he, the Chelsea captain and his wife Toni together. https://www.instagram.com/p/BQTc5aOjEbn/?taken-by=champagnepapi The ‘One Dance’ singer was returning the favour as…
    - 15 days ago 10 Feb 17, 9:32am -
  • Kelechi Iheanacho Will Fight Back For Man City Shirt – Rohr
    Kelechi Iheanacho will fight his way back into Pep Guardiola’s plans in Manchester – despite the arrival of Gabriel Jesus, Nigeria national team technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, has said. Rohr revealed he has spoken with the 20-year-old striker, w…
    - 15 days ago 10 Feb 17, 7:49am -
  • Wow! Nigeria Moves Up 9 Places on FIFA Ranking…Checkout the Super Eagles’ Current Spot
    The Nigeria national football team, the Super Eagles has moved up several spots in the FIFA monthly world ranking.   In spite of Nigeria’s inability to qualify for the just-ended 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon, the Super Eagles have moved up…
    - 15 days ago 9 Feb 17, 6:13pm -
  • 5 Reasons Nigerians Should Stop Watching The English Premier League
    The English Premier League is one of the most exciting football leagues in the world. Thus, it is unsurprising that many Nigerians are addicted to it. Every weekend, viewing centres are filled out with Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester United,…
    - 15 days ago 9 Feb 17, 4:28pm -
  • Luis Suarez scores, gets sent off after helping Barcelona reach Copa del Rey final
    Barcelona are through to a fourth successive Copa del Rey final despite having both Sergio Roberto and Luis Suarez sent off. The pair were both dismissed for second yellow cards, with Atletico Madrid’s Yannick Carrasco also seeing red in a stormy c…
    - 17 days ago 8 Feb 17, 7:58am -
  • NFF Plans Friendly With DR Congo In London
    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), are proposing a second friendly against “robust-playing” DR Congo for the Super Eagles in London in March as they step up their preparations for a crunch 2018 World Cup double header against Cameroon in Augu…
    - 17 days ago 8 Feb 17, 5:28am -
  • Yakubu Aiyegbeni On Trial With Coventry City
    Former Everton and Middlesbrough striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni could be on his way to struggling Coventry City in League One as he arrived the city on trial, The 34-year-old former Nigeria international has been without a club since leaving Turkish side K…
    - 18 days ago 7 Feb 17, 9:28am -
  • Swarm of bees distrupt cricket match
    In front of nearly 30,000 people, a swarm of thousands of bees invaded the Wanderers pitch in Johannesburg and brought an abrupt halt to South Africa’s ‘pink day’ ODI against Sri Lanka. https://zippy.gfycat.com/EarnestMeatyAiredale.webm South A…
    - 19 days ago 5 Feb 17, 9:28pm -
  • Ighalo reveals he wanted to remain in England
    Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo, who recently moved to the China to sign for Changchun Yatai, has admitted that his priority was to remain in England with his family. The 27-year-old revealed in an interview with The Sun that the demands from his fo…
    - 20 days ago 5 Feb 17, 11:08am -
  • Wenger reveals he tried to sign N’Golo Kante twice
    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted that he twice failed to sign N’Golo Kante. The French midfielder was a pivotal part of Leicester City’s remarkable Premier League title win last season, and he has carried that form into his new club Che…
    - 21 days ago 3 Feb 17, 12:50pm -
  • Ronaldinho Returns To Barcelona As Ambassador
    Barcelona legend, Ronaldinho is returning to the Spanish club at the end of his playing career as an ambassador. Ronaldinho enjoyed immense success in his five seasons at Barca, cementing his position as one of the best players of his time. The club…
    - 22 days ago 2 Feb 17, 7:21pm -
  • England International, Frank Lampard Has Retired
    England international and former Chelsea player, Frank Lampard has announced his  retirement from football at the age of 38. Lampard, whose career began at West Ham has had an impressive career with most of his accolades at Chelsea. He is Chelsea’…
    - 22 days ago 2 Feb 17, 6:50pm -
  • Suarez, Messi give Barcelona advantage over Atletico Madrid in Copa del Rey semis
    Spanish giants Barcelona have taken a huge step towards another Copa del Rey final following a 2-1 first leg win over Atletico Madrid at the Vicente Calderon. The Catalans were flawless in the first 45 minutes of Wednesday’s encounter and only need…
    - 23 days ago 2 Feb 17, 8:34am -
  • Egypt beats Burkina Faso to reach AFCON final
    Egypt have qualified for final of the Africa Cup of Nations after securing a 4-3 penalty win over Burkina Faso in the first of the semifinal games played on Wednesday. Veteran goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary was the hero for the Egyptians,saving Bertnard…
    - 23 days ago 2 Feb 17, 8:23am -
  • Top Nigerian Footballers Who Made Big Money This January
    1) Ezekiel Bassey Although the money he will be paid per week involved in this deal is yet to be disclosed, for a player from a local Nigeria league club (Enyimba) to the best club in the world Barcelona (albeit playing in the La Masia) would be the…
    - 23 days ago 2 Feb 17, 6:28am -
  • Former Chelsea striker Nicolas Anelka joins Dutch club
    Former Real Madrid, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City striker Nicolas Anelka has joined Dutch side Roda JC as a consultant. The ex-France international has been without a club since he left Mumbai City in 2015. An eventful career saw the attacker…
    - 24 days ago 1 Feb 17, 11:06am -
  • Premier League clubs record net profit for the first time in transfer window history
    Premier League clubs made a profit in a transfer window for the first time in January despite spending in record-breaking fashion. Levels of spending for the 2016-17 season have reached a record of almost £1.4billion, thanks mainly to the astonishi…
    - 24 days ago 1 Feb 17, 10:23am -
  • Nigerian Striker Joins Barcelona, To Train With First Team
    Enyimba FC of Aba forward Ezekiel Bassey has joined Spanish giants Barcelona on a loan deal until the end of the season, the club has announced. Bassey will spend more time with the B team of the Catalan side, but he is expected to train intermittent…
    - 24 days ago 1 Feb 17, 6:13am -
  • Watford Stun Arsenal 2-1
    Watford put up a gritty performance to defeat Arsenal 2-1 at the Emirates stadium on Tuesday night. The goals came early for Watford who sold striker, Odion Ighalo earlier in the day as Younes Kaboul’s freekick took a deflection off Ramsey in the t…
    - 24 days ago 31 Jan 17, 10:01pm -
  • Watford Confirm Odion Ighalo’s Departure
    Watford have confirmed the sale of Nigerian striker, Odion Ighalo to Chinese Super League club, Changchua Yatai for a fee believed to be in the region of 17 million Pounds. He is the third Premier League player to be lured to the Chinese League this…
    - 24 days ago 31 Jan 17, 7:35pm -
  • Emmanuel Adebayor Moves To Turkish Club Istanbul Basaksehir
    Former Manchester City, Tottenham, Real madrid and Arsenal forward, Emmanuel Adebayor is back to playing football. Adebayor’s career seemed to have entered a coma after he failed to reach an agreement with Manchester City to have his contract termi…
    - 24 days ago 31 Jan 17, 3:27pm -
  • Watford Accepts £20million From Chinese Club For Odion Ighalo
    Watford City forward, Odion Ighalo might be the next Nigerian player to ply his trade in China’s increasingly popular Super League. Chinese club, Changchun Yatai have had a £20million accepted by the club and will now offer personal terms to the…
    - 24 days ago 31 Jan 17, 3:18pm -
  • Former Super Eagles Defender, Taye Taiwo joins Swiss Club
    Former Nigeria international, Taye Taiwo, has completed a transfer to FC Lausanne-Sport of Switzerland. Taiwo, 31, joined the Swiss club from Finland’s HJK Helsinki where he left as a free agent. FC Lausanne-Sport issued a statement on Monday confi…
    - 24 days ago 31 Jan 17, 1:21pm -
  • Chelsea players arrive in Liverpool ahead of crunch Anfield clash (Photos)
    Chelsea’s players have arrived in Liverpool ahead of their crunch clash at Anfield. The Blues sit eight points clear at the top of the English Premier League table, as Antonio Conte recalls the likes of N’Golo Kante, David Luiz, Victor Moses an…
    - 25 days ago 31 Jan 17, 10:38am -
  • Emmanuel Adebayor Joins Turkish Top Side (Photo)
    Togolese captain, Emmanuel Adebayor has joined Turkish top side, lstanbul Basaksehir. The former Arsenal, Manchester City and Totteham striker has been a free agent following his departure from Crystal Palace last season but has now been snapped up b…
    - 25 days ago 31 Jan 17, 10:31am -
  • Sunderland Sign Everton Duo Darron Gibson And Bryan Oviedo
    Premier league strugglers, Sunderland are making the most of the transfer window as they opened the chequebook to sign two Everton players. Midfielder, Darron Gibson and left back, Bryan Oviedo were signed for undisclosed fees for eighteen months and…
    - 25 days ago 30 Jan 17, 9:28pm -
  • Paul Pogba could face police probe after being caught on phone whilst driving
    Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba, was over the weekend caught on camera using his mobile phone and enjoying a drink at the wheel. According to British media reports, the 23-year-old Frenchman may face a police probe for violating traffic rules…
    - 25 days ago 30 Jan 17, 1:09pm -
  • Dimitri Payet completes £25m move to Marseille
    Dimitri Payet has officially joined Olympique de Marseille. The 29-year-old French playmaker signed a four-and-a-half-year deal after a £25million fee was agreed with Wesh Ham United. The fee, confirmed earlier on Sunday by the Hammers could rise…
    - 25 days ago 30 Jan 17, 12:52pm -
  • Joseph Yobo and wife, Adaeze welcome their third child together
    Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo and his beautiful wife, Adaeze, have welcomed their third child together, a girl. Congrats to them!The post Joseph Yobo and wife, Adaeze welcome their third child together appeared first on INFORMATION NIGE…
    - 26 days ago 30 Jan 17, 10:34am -

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    • Ronaldo emerges first world sportsman with 200m fans on social media
      A report released by HookIt – a company dedicated to monitoring accounts for sports stars and organisations – claims Ronaldo has become the first sportsman in the world to break the 200,000,000-follower mark across Twitter, Facebook and Instagram…
      - 2 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 9:02pm -
    • CAF Elections: Regional interest will be paramount in Nigeria’s support — Sports Ministry
      The Federal Ministry of Youths and Sports says the interest of Africa and sub-regional neighbours will determine Nigeria’s position in matters regarding the upcoming Confederation of African Football (CAF) elections.The post CAF Elections: Regiona…
      - 5 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 6:19pm -
    • Wozniacki moves into second straight WTA final
      Caroline Wozniacki reached her second final in as many weeks on Friday as she beat Anastasija Sevastova 6-3, 6-4 at the Dubai Tennis Championships.The post Wozniacki moves into second straight WTA final appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 6 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 5:45pm -
    • Mancini sorry to see Ranieri axed
      Roberto Mancini might be the favourite to replace Claudio Ranieri as Leicester manager, but the Italian insists he was sorry to see his compatriot sacked by the troubled Premier League champions.The post Mancini sorry to see Ranieri axed appeared fi…
      - 9 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 2:04pm -
    • Mancini, Hiddink tipped for Leicester job
      Former Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini is the bookmakers’ favourite to replace compatriot Claudio Ranieri as Leicester City manager after the Italian was sacked by the Premier League champions on Thursday.The post Mancini, Hiddink tipped f…
      - 12 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 11:40am -
    • LMC institutes panel to verify Sunshine Stars salary indebtedness
      Following reports of claims of salary indebtedness of Sunshine Stars to its players, the League Management Company (LMC) has initiated steps to verify financial records of the club in exercise of its powers to inspect club financial records upon susp…
      - 12 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 11:24am -
    • Leicester’s Thai owners condemned over Ranieri sacking
      The sacking of Claudio Ranieri just nine months after guiding Leicester City to a sensational Premier League triumph brought a torrent of condemnation on the team's Thai owners on Friday.The post Leicester’s Thai owners condemned over Ranieri sack…
      - 13 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 10:43am -
    • CAF Elections: Pinnick has mandate to dump Hayatou – NFF
      Chairman of the Media and Publicity Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation, Hon. Suleiman Yahaya-Kwande on Thursday cleared the air on the Federation’s mandate to its President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, with regards to the forthcoming election i…
      - 18 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 5:22am -
    • NNL  begins March 17
      BARING any last minute change of arrangements, the Nigeria National League (NNL) will kick-off on March 17 across the country. The post NNL  begins March 17 appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 19 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 4:26am -
    • B/Faso, Senegal tests good for Eagles – Amuneke
      Ex-international Emmanuel Amuneke has applauded the Nigeria Football Federation for organizing grade ‘A’ international friendly matches for the Super Eagles to strengthen the team ahead of their August 28 World Cup qualifying clash against Africa…
      - 20 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 3:31am -
    • 2017 NPA Lagos Int’l Polo tournament: Kano Hago, La Mansuri, Lagos Utd win in Low Cup
      Kano Hago edged Lagos Balmoral International 6 1/2 - 6 in the Low Cup as the final week of the 2017 NPA Lagos International Polo Tournament sponsored by GTBank commenced on Tuesday.The post 2017 NPA Lagos Int’l Polo tournament: Kano Hago, La Mansu…
      - 21 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 2:43am -
    • Winners Golden Bet splashes N3m on agents, clients
      Fast growing sport betting company, Winners Golden Bet (WGB) has rewarded its business agents and clients with cash prizes worth over N3million and gifts.The post Winners Golden Bet splashes N3m on agents, clients appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 21 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 1:57am -
    • Ahmadu Bello House wins Princeton Chikki sports meet
      Team Leke defeated Team Charles 2-1 in the final of Princeton School Inter-house sports competition held at the main bowl of Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos February 21, 2017. It was a six aside novelty match by Princeton’s best 12. The po…
      - 21 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 1:51am -
    • Wenger to snub huge China mega offer
      Arsene Wenger is prepared to reject a mega pay-day in China to stay among Europe’s elite if he leaves Arsenal this summer.The post Wenger to snub huge China mega offer appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 22 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 1:38am -
    • Swope Park Rangers player, Nansel Selbol, donates to Remand Boys Home
      Nansel Selbol is a 19-year old star who plays in the ULS for Swope Park Rangers. He moved there from Sporting Kansas where he was promoted from the club’s academy after an impressive record of scoring twelve goals in fourteen appearances.The post…
      - 22 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 1:13am -
    • Updated: Premier League champions Leicester sack Claudio Ranieri
      Claudio Ranieri has been sacked as manager of Leicester City just months after leading the club to a remarkable Premier League title triumph, the Midlands side announced Thursday. The Italian’s position has come under intense scrutiny this season d…
      - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 9:19pm -
    • Europa League results
      Europa League round of 32 second leg results on Thursday: Osmanlispor (TUR) 0 Olympiakos (GRE) 3 (Ansarifard 47, 86, Elyounoussi 70) Olympiakos go through 3-0 on aggregate Ajax (NED) 1 ((Viergever 49) Legia Warsaw (POL) 0 Ajax go through 1-0 on aggre…
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    • Breaking: Leicester City sack Claudio Ranieri
      Breaking: Leicester City sack Claudio RanieriThe post Breaking: Leicester City sack Claudio Ranieri appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 8:25pm -
    • I’m staying at Manchester United, says Rooney
      Wayne Rooney said Thursday he was staying with Manchester United following persistent speculation he could make a lucrative move to the Chinese Super League.The post I’m staying at Manchester United, says Rooney appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 7:11pm -
    • Okoku vows to sustain GTCF charity work
      Former Green Eagles star, Paul Okoku has pledged to sustain the charity works being spearheaded by the Greater Tomorrow Children Fund.The post Okoku vows to sustain GTCF charity work appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 1 day ago 23 Feb 17, 6:17pm -

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    • Oliseh’s Fortuna Sittard Extend Unbeaten Run, Win At FC Emmen
      By Johnny Edward: Fortuna Sittard coach, Sunday Oliseh, recorded his fourth win in charge of the Dutch second division side in Friday's 3-2 away win at FC Emmen – their fifth game without a defeat, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Finn Stok…
      - 2 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 9:41pm -
    • NPFL: Odey Hits Goal No.6 As MFM Pip Rangers
      By Adeboye Amosu: MFM FC maintained their unbeaten home record with an impressive 2-1 win against champions Enugu Rangers at the Agege Stadium on Friday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Sikiru Olatunbosun put the hosts ahead in the 32nd minute, wh…
      - 3 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 8:19pm -
    • Conte Expects Swansea To Be Tough, Sad Over Ranieri Sacking
        Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says Swansea City have been a difficult team to play against since Paul Clement took over. Prior to the appointment of Clement, who was assistant coach under Carlo Ancelotti at Chelsea and Real Madrid, Swansea looked des…
      - 6 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 4:51pm -
    • Mourinho Pays Shirt Tribute To Ranieri, Laments United’s Europa Draw
        Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has paid tribute to the sacked Leicester City coach Claudio Ranieri while ruling Henrikh Mkhitaryan out of the EFL Cup final with Southampton at Wembley on Sunday. Mourinho however expects Wayne Rooney and…
      - 7 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 4:21pm -
    • Europa: Simon, Esiti’s Gent To Face Genk As United Draw Rostov
      Nigerian stars Moses Simon, Anderson Esiti and Samuel Kalu of Gent will face Belgian Pro League rivals Genk while Manchester United have been drawn against Russia’s FC Rostov in the round of 16 of the UEFA Europa League, Completesportsnigeria.com r…
      - 11 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 12:41pm -
    • FC Ifeanyiubah Back Preko Despite Poor Run
        By Adeboye Amosu: FC Ifeanyiubah have thrown their weight behind head coach of the club, Yaw Preko despite the team's poor run of form this season, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Anambra Warriors failed to progress beyond the preliminary…
      - 12 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 10:56am -
    • LMC Pays 50% Sunshine Stars’ Players’ Salaries, Debits Club
        The League Management Company (LMC) have paid 50 per cent of the of Sunshine Stars' players' outstanding salaries, and duly debited the cash-strapped Akure club,Completesportsnigeria.com reports.    The money will be deducted from the fund ac…
      - 13 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 10:13am -
    • NPFL: MFM Face Rangers Test; 3SC, Remo Stars clash In South-West Derby
        By Adeboye Amosu: The 'Soccer Temple' Agege Stadium, Lagos  will be alive tonight (Friday) as hosts MFM FC face Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Enugu Rangers in a  matchday-10 fixture, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.   Th…
      - 14 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 9:36am -
    • Oliseh Admits Tough Fight Against Relegation As Fortuna Sittard Clash With FC EMMEN 
      By Johnny Edward:   Fortuna Sittard coach, Sunday Oliseh, is wary of home side, FC Emmen,  as he looks to lead  his side to extend their unbeaten streak to five matches when both teams clash at the Jens Vesting Stadium tonight in a Dutch second…
      - 15 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 7:48am -
    • UEL: Simon Thankful, Relishes Role In Gent’s Win Vs Spurs
      By Johnny Edward:   Nigerian winger Moses Simon is pleased to be part of the Gent side through to the UEFA Europa League round of 16 stage at the expense of English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.   An own…
      - 16 hours ago 24 Feb 17, 7:15am -

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