Cristiano Ronaldo Closer To 700 Career Goals

Cristiano Ronaldo moved one strike away from his 700th career goal as Portugal edged closer to Euro 2020 with a 3-0 win against Luxembourg. Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva opened the scoring before Ronaldo chipped over Anthony Moris. Valencia’s Goncalo Guedes completed the scoring just before full-time. Portugal remain second in Group B, five points behind […]

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Messi ‘unhappy with Griezmann signing’

According to journalist Lluis Canut, Lionel Messi was unhappy with Barcelona signing Griezmann this summer – because the club told him there was no money. Canut revealed that Messi and his father agreed to a delay in his salaries with the club because they are told there was no money in the bank. However, shortly […]

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Inside Lukaku’s racism chants incident

Romelu Lukaku, Marcus Rashford, Tammy Abraham, Paul Pogba and Kurt Zouma have been subjected to racist abuse, online or in person. Monkey chants were heard and he was understandably extremely upset. The fact is that some of the club’s own ‘Curva Nord’ fans do not believe those chants were racist. Where was the club statement […]

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Samuel Eto’o announces retirement at the age of 38

Barcelona & Cameroon legend Samuel Eto’o has announced his retirement from football aged 38. Eto’o announced his retirement via his official Instagram handle: “The end. Towards a new challenge. Thank you all, big love.”

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Cristiano Ronaldo Gets 162 Million Euros From Nike Deal

The Portuguese forward, formerly of Manchester United and Real Madrid, and now with Italy’s Juventus, gets a basic annual fee of 16.2 million euros ($17.8 million) from the U.S. sporting goods company, the weekly magazine Spiegel reported, citing a draft contract between Nike and Polaris Sports Ltd., which owns his worldwide marketing rights. The deal […]

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Van Dijk : You can’t compare me to Messi & Ronaldo but I did had a good season

Van Dijk has talked about Messi and Ronaldo after winning the UEFA’S Men’s Player of the Season award. Although he beats Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to win the UEFA’S Men’s Player of the Season award, Van Dijk remains modest.  “You can’t even compare me to them,” he says.  “But I did have a good season.  […]

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Virgil van Dijk has been crowned UEFA’s Men’s Player of the Year for 2018-19.

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has been named UEFA Men’s Player of the Year for 2018/19. The Dutch international beat off competition from three-time UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo and two-time winner Lionel Messi. The 28-year-old centre-back received the trophy on stage in Monaco during the UEFA Champions League group stage draw. The […]

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Jurgen Klopp Jokes ‘Maybe I’ll Retire’ at the End of Liverpool Contract

Jurgen Klopp has again hinted he may walk away from football when his contract with Liverpoolexpires in 2022.  The Reds boss was in Germany early this week to receive a prestigious coach of the year award from an influential newspaper in his homeland. And true to his character, he offered a quip in an interview after […]

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Zidane now says he is counting on Bale at Real Madrid

The 30-year-old Welsh forward was expected to leave the Spanish capital this summer after Real boss Zidane revealed the powers that be were preparing a transfer. However, nothing came to fruition and Bale’s expected move to Chinese Super League club Jiangsu Suning broke down leaving him in Madrid. Zidane and Bale His wages plus injury […]

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Alex Iwobi Joins Everton in a permanent transfer For £40 million

Everton have confirmed the arrival of Alex Iwobi from Arsenal for a fee of £40 million ($49m). Alex Iwobi The wideman will sign a five-year contract at Goodison Park, and joins Moise Kean in a new-look front line for the Toffees. Head coach Unai Emery said: “Alex has made a big contribution here at Arsenal. He […]

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Inter Milan Ready to Sign Romelu Lukaku for £73.7M Fee

Inter Milan have reached an agreement with Manchester United to sign striker Romelu Lukaku for a fee that could rise to 80m euros (£74m). In July, United rejected Inter’s £54m bid for Lukaku, who was fined by the club after missing training on Tuesday. Belgium international Lukaku, 26, has trained at his former team Anderlecht […]

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Jay Z Signs Samuel Chukwueze To His Roc Nation Sports Agency

Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze becomes the sixth footballer star to join Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports agency. The 20-year-old talented winger made his senior debut for the Nigerian national team at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, making him the youngest player to score a goal at the tournament. On his social media, […]

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Frank Lampard Wants Bakayoko Out Of Chelsea

Chelsea are reportedly prepared to listen to offers for Tiemoue Bakayoko as new boss Frank Lampard attempts to trim down his squad. The former Monaco midfielder spent last season on loan at AC Milan after struggling to adapt to the Premier League following his £40 million move. Bakayoko arrived in England with a lot of […]

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Arsenal sign William Saliba from Saint-Etienne for £27m

Arsenal have announced the signing of Saint-Etienne star William Saliba in a £27million deal. After completing the loan move of Dani Ceballos earlier. And the 18-year-old defender will return to Saint-Etienne on a season-long loan. Following the signing, Unai Emery said: ‘We’re delighted William is joining us. Many teams wanted him but he decided he wanted to […]

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David De Gea agrees six-year Manchester United contract worth £117m to become world’s highest-paid goalkeeper

David De Gea will become the world’s highest paid goalkeeper after agreeing a new six-year contract with Manchester United worth around £117 million. But Romelu Lukaku remains determined to quit United and is hoping Inter Milan come back with an improved offer after the Italian club had an opening £54 million bid rejected. De Gea – […]

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Frank Lampard suffers 1st loss as Chelsea manager

Frank Lampard suffered his first defeat as Chelsea boss as Kawasaki Frontale scored late to snatch victory in Yokohama. Leandro Damiao headed in at the back post as the hosts took advantage of a rare opportunity, pouncing on a defensive mistake from David Luiz to seal an unlikely pre-season win.  On an otherwise disappointing afternoon […]

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Ighalo retires from Super Eagles

The 30-year-old was awarded the top scorer’s prize in Egypt on Friday after scoring five goals in seven appearances for the Super Eagles. He started his career as a youth player in the U20 team and later made his senior debut during an international friendly match against Uganda in March 2015. After playing 35 matches […]

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Algeria wins African Cup of Nations

Algeria won the African Nations Cup for the second time in their history after a 1-0 victory over Senegal in the final in Cairo International Stadium Algeria, once crowned at home in 1990, once again beat Senegal 1-0 after defeating them in the group stage during the final tournament.  Al Saad forward Bounedjah victoriously led the […]

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NFF boss Pinnick replaced as Danny Jordaan joins Caf vice-presidents

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has left his position as the 1st Vice-President of the Confederation of African Football (Caf). Pinnick occupied the vacant position last July after Ghana‘s Kwesi Nyantakyi resigned due to allegations of corrupt practices. DR Congo’s Constant Omari becomes the new 1st Vice-President followed by Morocco‘s Faouzi Lekjaa while South Africa‘s Danny Jordaan climbs […]

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AFCON: Super Eagles lands seventh Afcon bronze medal

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have won the bronze medal of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, after beating Tunisia 1-0 at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt. This is the eight bronze medal for Nigeria in the Africa Cup of Nations. Odion Ighalo Odion Ighalo, 30 years old got the goal in the […]

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