Bayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich apologised on Wednesday after his costly mistake led to the Germans bowing out of the Champions League’s semi-finals at Madrid. With the scores level just after the break in Tuesday’s second-leg, Ulreich’s blunder gifted Karim...
Liverpool will not make the same mistake as Barcelona and underestimate Roma at their fortress Stadio Olimpico, Jurgen Klopp has warned as his side target a place in the Champions League final. The five-time champions have a 5-2 lead heading...
Members of the Colombian football team Atletico Nacional are honored upon their arrival in Chapeco, Santa Catarina, southern Brazil on April 03, 2017, on the eve of the first match against Brazilian team Chapecoense for the Recopa Sudamericana. /...
Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger/ AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALL Arsene Wenger has suggested that he took the momentous decision to leave Arsenal because he feared that the often angry disunity over his presence as manager was harming the club’s...
World football governing body, FIFA, the Nigeria Football Federation and English Premier League club, Chelsea have sent congratulatory messages to Nigeria’s captain, Mikel Obi on the occasion of his 31st birthday.Mikel was born in Jos, North Central part of Nigeria...
Brazilian superstar Neymar said Tuesday that he won’t be back playing at least until the second half of May, when he is scheduled to have his final medical exam following foot surgery. “There isn’t an exact date yet. I have...
Super Eagles midfielder, Joel Obi has assured Nigerian fans that he will be fit and ready for the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament. Obi who missed the 2014 tournament did feature for the team until he was given another shot...
Nigeria ended its competition at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games with Aruna Quadri’s table tennis silver medal bringing the country’s total haul at the event to 24. Quadri, who was beaten in the quarterfinal at the last edition of...
Nigeria has moved five places up, now 47th in the world and sixth in Africa with 635 points in the April FIFA/Coca Cola rankings released, on Thursday. In the previous rankings, Nigeria was on 52nd position with 609 points. Meanwhile, Tunisia...
The number of Cameroonian athletes missing at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games rose from three to eight on Wednesday, as Games officials expressed concern over their safety. “The Cameroon Commonwealth team is sad to announce that eight athletes are missing...
Football’s ruling body FIFA is testing three possible new rules including yellow cards for coaches at youth tournaments, according to Deputy Secretary-General Zvonimir Boban. Boban told Wednesday’s edition of German weekly Sport Bild that coaches and other officials are currently...