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Super Eagles: Rohr expresses worries ahead of Algeria semi-final clash

Nigeria advanced to the semi-finals in the Africa Cup of Nations after a 2-1 victory over South Africa and are to face Algeria on Sunday at the Cairo International Stadium for a spot in...

Arsenal: Why Laurent Koscielny is annoyed with Unai Emery, team

Laurent Koscielny’s dissatisfaction with Arsenal extends beyond his desire to return to France after nine years in north London. The 33-year-old has 12 months remaining on his current contract but is said to believe an...

Arsenal captain Koscielny refuses to travel on club’s US pre-season tour

(BBC) Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny has refused to travel on the club's pre-season tour of the US. The 33-year-old France defender is out of contract at the end of the 2019-20 season and is a...

Chelsea: Bohemians deny Frank Lampard a winning start

Frank Lampard was denied a winning start in his first match in charge of Chelsea as Bohemians struck late to earn a 1-1 draw in a friendly on Wednesday. Lampard named two separate line-ups for...

“It’s not my job to score, I’m a defender”, Troost-Ekong speaks on victory over South Africa

William Troost-Ekong knocked home a corner in the 89th minute in Cairo as Nigeria advanced to the last four of the competition for the 15th time in 18 appearances. The centre-back said his late goal...

Mario Balotelli offered on a free transfer to West Ham after leaving Marseille

West Ham have been offered the chance to sign former Liverpool and Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli on a free transfer this summer. The Italy international is out of contract after leaving Marseille at the...

Super Eagles: Onyekuru, Osimhen in Egypt to learn not to play against South Africa, says Rohr

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, in a Q&A on Twitter with the team’s former media officer, Colin Udoh, explained the reason Henry Onyekuru and Victor Osimhen have not featured at all...

Brazil coach sends warning to Messi

(AFP) Brazil coach Tite told Lionel Messi to show some respect following claims from the Argentina captain that the Copa America had been “fixed” so the hosts would win. Brazil clinched the Copa by defeating Peru...

Super Eagles: Troost-Ekong speaks on the possibility of advancing ahead of Cameroon

Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has disclosed how schocked his team was after losing  2-0 to Madasgascar at group stage. The Udinese centre-back said the defeat has provided extra motivation for the team ahead of...

Super Eagles: Mikel Obi speaks on team’s performance, possibility of crashing out to Cameroon

Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, has expressed fear of crashing out at the round of 16 following his team’s average performance as they prepares to play either Cameroon on Saturday in Alexandria, Cairo. In...

Messi speaks on Copa America defeat to Brazil

Lionel Messi accused Copa America officials of favouring hosts Brazil after Argentina’s hopes were ended in Belo Horizonte. Goals from Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino handed the Selecao a place in Sunday’s final with a...

Rafa Benitez pens a huge £12million China deal

Rafa Benitez has been unveiled as the new manager of Chinese Super League side Dalian Yifang, following his recent departure from Newcastle United. Benitez has wasted little time in deciding on his next venture, after...

Court orders arrest of Pinnick, other NFF officials

A Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick and four other officials of the organisation accused of...

AC Milan kicked out of Europa League competition due to FFP breaches

AC Milan have been excluded from the 2019-20 Europa League as a result of Financial Fair Play (FFP) breaches, the Court of Arbitration for Sport has announced. The Serie A giants struck a deal with...

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