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A heavy rainfall on Tuesday evening, damaged a large portion of the Kwara Stadium Complex, in Ilorin the state capital.. The Stadium Manager, Mr Wale Obalola, said that it was the grace of God that averted the loss of lives...
Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte has absolved Super Eagles striker, Victor Moses of any blames after their 3-1 loss at home to Tottenham Hotspurs. Moses assisted Alvaro Morata’s first goal for Chelsea but lost possession of the ball close to his 18-...
Serbia coach Mladena Krstajic says  his team will have to raise their game to overcome a physical battle against Nigeria in their friendly match at The Hive Stadium  in London on Tuesday,  but believes they can play themselves to...
Super Eagles and Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi has said that he wants to do better than his uncle and former Captain of the Super Eagles, Austin Okocha. Iwobi was first called to the Super Eagles by the previous coach Sunday...
Sadio Mane is ‘convinced’ Liverpool can win this year’s UEFA Champions League as Jurgen Klopp’s side await tomorrow’s quarterfinal draw, reports mirror.co.uk. The Senegalese is part of a lethal front three that took Porto apart in the last 16 -...
Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday that British threats to boycott the 2018 FIFA World Cup would damage ties with Moscow and hurt world sport, Interfax news agency reported. The British government had said it would respond decisively to any...
Saturday was a great day for Nigerian striker, Kelechi Iheanacho. Not only did the former most sought after youngster in world football score a rare goal for Leicester City, his all round game elicited applause from even the hard...
The England front man struck twice and the Belgian led from the front as Manchester United claim a vital 2-1 win at Old Trafford There was plenty of talk of Liverpool’s attacking threat as they headed to Old Trafford on...
The Portuguese scored both goals to give Los Blancos a hard-fought win at Eibar, in what was another disappointing afternoon for the Welsh winger Cristiano Ronaldo's rise continues. The 33-year-old was on target twice to give Real Madrid all three...
Beleaguered Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery insisted there was no shame in losing to Real Madrid after the expensively-assembled French side crashed out of the Champions League at the hands of the holders. “To be eliminated in the last 16...
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger have no margin for error as they fight to avoid being frozen out of the Premier League’s top four and next season’s Champions League. When the London rivals clashed in the...