MANCHESTER UNITED EXTEND IGHALO LOAN UNTIL JANUARY 2021

Manchester United have extended striker Odion Ighalo’s loan from Shanghai Shenhua until the end of January 2021, the Premier League club said on Monday. The 30-year-old made an impressive start to life at United, scoring four times in eight games after signing an initial loan deal until May 31 from the Chinese Super League club.…

EX-REAL MADRID STRIKER ARRESTED & QUESTIONED OVER COCAINE TRAFFICKING RING

Former Real Madrid player Edwin Congo has been arrested and questioned by police in relation to a cocaine trafficking ring in Spain. Congo who is a retired Colombian international was taken in by officers in Madrid on Tuesday before undergoing an hours interrogation. He was allowed to go home after questioning and has since pleaded his innocence. “I’m very…

ODION IGHALO IS NOT WORTH £20 MILLION TRANSFER’- GARY NEVILLE

Manchester United legend, Gary Neville has advised against the purchase of Odion Ighalo this summer as he doubts he is worth £20million. The ex-Super Eagles striker, who is on loan from Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua has been a hit since he joined the club in January. Many believed the loan was a bad idea on…

COVID-19: MAN CITY TO PUNISH KYLE WALKER FOR HOSTING SEX PARTY

England defender Kyle Walker faces disciplinary action from Manchester City after reportedly breaking coronavirus lockdown rules by hosting a party involving two sex workers. Walker, 29, has apologised and urged people to “stay home, stay safe” during the coronavirus pandemic. In a statement, City said Walker’s actions had “directly contravened” his responsibility as a role…

JUVENTUS PLAN TO SELL RONALDO AFTER COVID-19

Juventus are reportedly considering selling star man Cristiano Ronaldo in order to raise cash for life after coronavirus, reports dailystar.co.uk. As one of the world’s most affected countries, Italy and the Serie A have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. There has been no football in the top flight since March 9, when most…

PSG PRESIDENT AL-KHELAIFI CHARGED IN CORRUPTION PROBE

Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been charged by the Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland (OAG) in connection with bribing ex-FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke. The alleged offences against Al-Khelaifi, who is chairman of BeIN media group, are not to do with his ownership of French champions PSG or his involvement as a member of…

Messi Speaks On Retirement After Sixth Ballon d’Or

LIONEL Messi has admitted on the back of his sixth Ballon d’Or triumph that “retirement is approaching”, but the Argentine hopes to enjoy “many more years” at the top and says Barcelona have nothing to worry about when it comes to his future. That will comes as a relief to those at Camp Nou, with…

Messi’s win Ballon d’Or award For The Sixth Time

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has won the Ballon d’Or award for the world’s best player for a record sixth time. It is the 32-year-old Argentine’s first Ballon d’Or since 2015 and comes after he scored 54 times for club and country in 2018/19, in which Barca won La Liga. Lionel Messi with his awards Virgil…

FIFA plans new ‘African League’ worth $200m

FIFA has plans to introduce a new league into African football expected to make at least $200 million in revenue. This plan, if implemented, will be a big boost for African clubs who find it had to make ends meet with the current continental club championships that are less lucrative. This will also come as…

Nigeria goalkeeper Uzoho Completes Knee Surgery Successfully

Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho expressed his gratitude after undergoing successful knee surgery. Uzoho damaged his knee ligaments during the Super Eagles’ 1-1 draw against Brazil in October and was subsequently replaced by Maduka Okoye just after the hour mark. The 21-year-old, who is currently on loan in the Cypriot top-flight with Omonia Nicosia from Deportivo…

Modric beats Ronaldo and Messi to win 2019 Golden Foot Award

Luka Modric travelled to Monaco to collect the 2019 Golden Foot award, which is given to successful players over the age of 29. The Croatian became the 17th player to receive the prize, with the first having been awarded to Roberto Baggio in 2003 whilst the Italian was plying his trade at Brescia. "It is an honour for me to receive…

Chelsea players face fines of £20,000 for turning up late to training

Frank Lampard has ushered in a bright new era at Chelsea, lifting the negative cloud over the club brought by his predecessor Maurizio Sarri... but the Blues manager has a stern side. A leaked image of the Chelsea boss's fines system has shown the club's all time top goalscorer will not stand for any wavering standards at Stamford…

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Gives Updates on Scott McTominay Injury

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has outlined his fears that Scott McTominay could be out for two months after suffering an ankle injury. McTominay was passed fit to play in United's 3-1 win over Brighton on Sunday after suffering a knock to his foot in Thursday's Europa League victory over Partizan Belgrade. But injury…