Egyptian FA confirms, Salah will make World Cup

Mohamed Salah could still play a role for Egypt at the World Cup after the Egyptian Football Association announced Wednesday that the injured Liverpool striker would be out for “not more” than three weeks. “The football federation reiterates that Salah...

Ronaldo absent from Real kit launch

Cristiano Ronaldo was a conspicuous absentee as Real Madrid launched their new shirts for next season , Skysports reports . Moments after securing his fourth Champions League title in the last five seasons with the Spanish giants, Ronaldo appeared to cast...

Super Eagles meet Buhari today

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday receive the Russia 2018 World Cup- bound Super Eagles at the Presidential Villa . The event slated for the Council Chambers is meant to afford the President the opportunity of bidding the players farewell...

Red Bull: Verstappen would benefit from “modified approach”

Red Bull Formula 1 team boss Christian Horner believes Max Verstappen would benefit from "a modified approach" after his latest costly error. Daniel Ricciardo claimed his and Red Bull ’s second win of the season in Monaco last weekend, despite...

Mercedes unhappy FIA named its staff in Ferrari ERS case

Toto Wolff has questioned the FIA's decision to name the Mercedes Formula 1 staff members who helped to prompt the investigation into Ferrari’s ERS system. The issue is sensitive for Mercedes in part because the personnel in question - technical...

Football academy owner allegedly shaves children’s pubic hair

A football academy owner, Victor Achidume, has been arrested by men of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly shaving the armpits and pubic hair of some children for alleged ritual purposes. The 43-year-old was alleged to have given the...

Iniesta breaks Japan league’s record

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta joined Japan’s Vissel Kobe on Thursday, calling his J-League move an “important career challenge”. “This is a very special day for me,” the 34-year-old World Cup winner said after signing his contract at a glitzy unveiling...

Andres Iniesta heading to ‘new home’ in Japan

Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta says he is heading to his “new home” with his “friend” Hiroshi Mikitani, owner of Japanese top-flight side Vissel Kobe. Mikitani tweeted a picture of himself boarding a private jet with Iniesta and the midfielder posted...

Emery Named New Arsenal Manager

Reports in from Emirates Stadium confirm that Arsenal has appointed Unai Emery as their new manager to succeed Arsene Wenger. Emery, 46, was given the nod following a recruitment process in which all candidates, including initial favourite Mikel Arteta, were...

Super Eagles B squad thrill fans as Atletico wins GoTV MAX Cup

Football fans in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom State, we're thrilled as Yusuf Salisu went with a lineup featuring none of the World Cup-bound players while the Spanish team, coming off an Europa League final win over Marseille, opted...