Ahmed Musa goal nominated as one of the best goals in 2018 World Cup

Ahmed Musa goal nominated as one of the best goals in 2018 World Cup

Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa, who was one of the best Nigerian stars at the just concluded 2018 World Cup in Russia has been shortlisted for the Goal of the Tournament Award by FIFA. According to the football governing body, a total of 169 goals were scored at the 2018 World Cup but only18 from […]

Anthony Joshua to fight Alexander Povetkin on September 22

Anthony Joshua to fight Alexander Povetkin on September 22

Nigerian-British heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua will defend his world heavyweight title against Russian Alexander Povetkin. The 28-year-old who holds the WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight titles has been unbeaten in 21 professional bouts, will face 38-year-old Povetkin, a WBA champion from 2011-2013 at Wembley Stadium on the 22nd of September. The Russian has suffered […]

Argentina sacks coach Jorge Sampaoli

Jorge Sampaoli has paid the price for a poor World Cup, with Argentina announcing his departure today. The Argentine Football Association (AFA) has announced that Sampaoli will not continue as national team head coach following a chaotic World Cup.  A 3-0 group stage defeat to Croatia following a 1-1 draw with Iceland left Argentina on […]

France wins 2018 World Cup

France wins 2018 World Cup

France won the World Cup, with their stars Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappé on the scoresheet, but Croatia will feel very hard done-by, thanks to an own goal, and VAR. Croatia were the better side in the first half but fell behind when Griezmann dived to win a freekick, which the unfortunate Mario […]

Chelsea appoints Maurizio Sarri as coach

Chelsea appoints Maurizio Sarri as coach

Maurizio Sarri is the new Chelsea head coach. He moves to Stamford Bridge following a successful three-year spell at Serie A side Napoli. During his time there, the Italian, who is 59, revitalised the fortunes of the club and returned them to the Champions League while playing a scintillating brand of expansive, attacking football. In […]

Chelsea set to announce the departure of Antonio Conte

Chelsea set to announce the departure of Antonio Conte

Chelsea are set to announce the departure of manager Antonio Conte after two years in charge. The club have refused to comment on the status of the 48-year-old, who won the Premier League title in his first season and the FA Cup in May. Conte took pre-season training this week but his future has been […]

Cristiano Ronaldo complete £99.2m sensational Juventus move.

Cristiano Ronaldo complete £99.2m sensational Juventus move.

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Juventus, becoming one of the four most expensive players of all time. A deal worth 112m euros (£99.2m) has been reached between the two clubs that has seen the Portuguese sign a four-year deal with the Italian champions. Ronaldo, 33, won four Champions League titles in his nine […]

Spain appoint Luis Enrique as the new coach

Spain appoint Luis Enrique as the new coach

Former Barcelona manager, Luis Enrique Martinez has been officially appointed the new coach of the Spanish national team. The president of the Spanish Football Federation, Luis Rubiales announced his appointment this afternoon at a press conference. The 48-year-old will replace Fernando Hierro, who had taken over as interim coach following the sacking of Julen Lopetegui […]

England advanced into the first semi-final in 28 years

England advanced into the first semi-final in 28 years

England advanced to their first FIFA World Cup semi-final since Italy 1990 with a 2-0 win over Sweden thanks to a pair of headed goals by Harry Maguire and Dele. After a tepid opening half hour, Maguire was able to spring above his marker and latch on to the end of a floated Ashley Young […]

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