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  Football Association ,today charged Jose Mourinho over comments he made after Manchester United’s victory against Newcastle and faces a potential touchline ban if found guilty. The United manager spoke into a camera after his side came from behind to triumph 3-2 at Old Trafford, easing the immediate pressure on him after a string of […]

Liverpool have made Roma’s Alisson the world’s most expensive goalkeeper by signing him on a 6 year deal. The Reds have not revealed how much they have paid for the Brazil number one but Roma said the deal is worth up to sixty-six point eight million pounds, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp describes the new signing […]

The crisis rocking the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) seems far from being over as major sponsor, AITEO has threatened to quit following the crisis that has engulfed the football house. In a statement signed by its Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, Ndiana Matthew, AITEO expressed concern over the lingering crisis, while urging the federation to resolve […]

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that Nigerians stranded in Moscow, Russia at the end of the 2018 World Cup Tournament would be evacuated today. The Ministry’s Spokesperson, Dr Tope Elias-Fatile, in a statement issued in Abuja said over two hundred and thirty stranded Nigerians had been cleared to board an Ethiopian Airline flight […]

Cristiano Ronaldo has been nominated for the Portugal FA’s Player of the Year award for 2017 along with his national teammates Bernardo Silva of Manchester City and Sporting Lisbon goalkeeper Rui Patricio.   The thirty-three-year-old had a tremendous year in which Real Madrid won five trophies, including the Champions League and La Liga double. He […]

Arsenal striker AlexandreLacazette has been ruled out for four to six weeks after undergoing a minor procedure on his knee, limiting the club’s attacking options for their upcoming Europa League tie against Ostersund. Arsenal said today that the striker “had an arthroscopy on his left knee in London” and that he “will now undergo a […]

Arsene Wenger has agreed that Arsenal’s hopes of ending their Champions League exile are in severe danger after Harry Kane condemned them to a damaging one-nil defeat against bitter rivals Tottenham. Kane’s second half header at Wembley on Saturday left Wenger’s sixth placed side languishing six points adrift of the Premier League’s top four. Worryingly […]

Nigerian champions, Plateau United, are hopeful of a good outing as they kick-start their continental cup campaign against Eding Sport of Cameroon in one of this weekend’s Total CAF Champions League preliminary round-first leg fixtures Previously known as Nigeria Standard FC, the Jos-based club in North Central Nigeria, has not won the league title since […]

Enugu Rangers recorded their first win in the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL this season following a hard-fought 1-0 victory against South-East rivals Heartland at the Dan Anyiam Stadium, Owerri on Sunday. In Umuahia, champions Plateau United lost for the first this season as they were handed a 1-0 defeat by Abia Warriors. At the […]

Manchester United will charge Sevilla fans eighty-nine pounds to attend the Champions League last-16 tie at Old Trafford on 13 March in response to the Spanish club’s “unfair and excessive” ticket pricing. United say they will use the proceeds to subsidise fans attending the first leg in Spain on 21 February. Sevilla are charging Man […]

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