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…

Nigeria’s Nike 2020-21 Collection Leaked

It was by far the most influential kit of the 2018 World Cup and Nike's Nigeria jersey is still an absolute grail for many collectors around the globe As the brand is close to launching the successor - the Nigeria 2020 home and away kits are set to be released in March / April 2020…

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…