Category: Sport

Joshua sends Klitschko into Retirement

The former heavyweight boxing world champion Wladimir Klitschko has retired from the sport at age 41, his management said in a statement Thursday. Klitschko’s last fight was a defeat to British-Nigerian born pugilist Anthony Joshua in April when he was stopped in the 11th round. A potential rematch in November with the 27-year-old Joshua will […]

Neymar Sale: Barcelona in Double Swoop for Coutinho and Hazard

Barcelona is prepared to bounce back from the shock sale of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain by moving in on Premier League duo Eden Hazard and Philippe Coutinho. Reports in the UK suggest the Catalan giants are willing to splash the world-record £198million fee for the Brazilian on their top targets. Reeling from the loss of the Brazil […]

World Cup Qualifier: Mikel Expects a Tough Encounter

   John Mikel Obi has warned his Super Eagles teammates to brace themselves for a tough challenge and be battle ready when they take on arch-rivals Cameroon in their crucial World Cup qualifying double-header early next month. Nigeria lead Group B with six points, four points clear of second-placed Cameroon, but the Tianjin Teda’s midfielder says it won’t […]

Neymar dumps Barca for PSG world record switch

Barcelona has ended weeks of speculation by publicly confirming for the first time that their  25-year-old striker, Brazilian Neymars is leaving for Paris Saint Germain after four years at the Camp Nou . “Neymar Jr, accompanied by his father and representative, communicated to FC Barcelona this morning his decision to leave the club,” Barca said in a […]

Neymar keeps Barcelona Guessing on PSG Move

Brazilian superstar Neymar landed back in Barcelona on Tuesday evening, keeping mum on talks about his world record transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. The 25-year-old Barcelona forward was travelling back from China and had earlier posted a video on social media apparently from Dubai airport, amid suggestions that he could have been bound for Paris. He has […]

‘Insects only Attack Lights that Shine’ – Ronaldo Slams Critics

As his trial for tax fraud gets underway, Cristiano Ronaldo is anything but remorseful, opting rather to hit back at critics who are supposedly envious of him. A day after appearing at a court in the Madrid suburb Pozuelo de Alarcon to answer claims he evaded £13.1 million in tax between 2011 and 2014, the Real Madrid superstar took […]

Kelechi Iheanacho Faces Two-year Jail Term

Nigeria striker, Kelechi Iheanacho, who is on the verge of signing for Leicester City, is facing legal problems in the US after allegations were made against him that he may have misled a court in Pennsylvania. The forward could be jailed for two years if found guilty. Iheanacho is being dragged into a legal battle […]

Ronaldo: ”I Never Tried To Avoid Taxes.”

Real Madrid and Portugal football star, Cristiano Ronaldo told a Spanish judge Monday that he has “never tried to avoid taxes.” “I have never hidden anything, and never tried to avoid taxes,” the 32 year-old mega football star said according to a statement released by his public relations firm. The Real Madrid forward, who is […]

MANCHESTER UNITED SIGN £40M MATIC FROM CHELSEA

  • by Ayoade Akinyode
  • 4 Months ago
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MAN UNITED SIGN £40M MATIC FROM CHELSEA Manchester United have completed the signing of midfielder Nemanja Matic from Chelsea for £40m. Jose Mourinho is a big fan of the 28-year old Serbian who he worked with while at Chelsea. Matic was sold to Benfica by Chelsea as part of the deal that saw David Luiz […]

MANCHESTER CITY SIGN MENDY AND DANILO

  • by Ayoade Akinyode
  • 4 Months ago
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Manchester City have signed Monaco left back Benjamin Mendy and Real Madrid full back Danilo for £52m and £26.5m respectively. Monaco and Manchester City have been in talks for few weeks but the deal has now been concluded for Mendy to move to the Etihad Stadium for a fee reported to be around £52m. The […]
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