Oyo’ll continue to develop talents to make sports top revenue earner – Makinde

Oyo State Governor, ‘Seyi Makinde, on Monday, stated that his administration will continue to develop youths through sporting activities in order to make the sport sector a top source of revenue for not only the state but the entire nation. He noted that the state intends to achieve the development of talents through a massive investment in sport development, pointing out that the remodelling and … Continue reading Oyo’ll continue to develop talents to make sports top revenue earner – Makinde

I snubbed Man United for Chelsea to save the careers of three other Nigerian players – Mikel

Former Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, has admitted he had to sign for Chelsea in 2006, because the futures of three other Nigerian players were tied to the deal. Mikel spent 11 trophy-laden years at Stamford Bridge after signing from Norwegian club, Lyn Oslo. However, the transfer was enmeshed in controversy, as he had initially signed for Manchester United. Mikel Obi then claimed he … Continue reading I snubbed Man United for Chelsea to save the careers of three other Nigerian players – Mikel

Obasanjo, Uzodimma, Dare, Others to attend Ajunwa’s Sports Development Centre launch

Nigeria’s Olympics golden girl, Chioma Ajunwa is planning big and she has concluded arrangements to drag the likes of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, Imo State governor Hope Uzodimma and Sports Minister, Sunday Dare to Lagos this week. Ajunwa, a top police officer, plans to launch a sports development centre where the nation’s future stars would be nurtured to stardom. According to Prince Henry Amike who … Continue reading Obasanjo, Uzodimma, Dare, Others to attend Ajunwa’s Sports Development Centre launch

Champions League : Manchester United2 Villarreal1

Telles (60’minutes),  Cristiano Ronaldo (90’+5minutes) FTHT 0-0 Alcácer (53’minutes) Cristiano Ronaldo scored an injury-time winner as Manchester United came from behind to beat Villarreal in an action-packed Champions League Group F contest. The repeat of last season’s Europa League final, which the Spanish side won on penalties, looked to be heading for a draw after another disappointing United performance but summer signing Ronaldo stroked home from Jesse Lingard’s lay-off … Continue reading Champions League : Manchester United2 Villarreal1

Earnings of Messi and others at PSG revealed

A report leaked on the weekend has revealed Lionel Messi is earning €30 million per season after taxes at Paris Saint-Germain. According to L’Equipe, Messi is also being paid €1million in cryptocurrency. The former Barca star will earn around €110m in his three-year contract with the Ligue 1 club. Messi moved to PSG after Barcelona was unable to secure his stay with even 50 percent … Continue reading Earnings of Messi and others at PSG revealed

Pele: Brazil legend readmitted to intensive care following surgery to remove tumour

Pele was admitted to Albert Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo after a tumour was found during routine tests; the 80-year-old had surgery to remove it; he is a three-time World Cup winner; he said earlier this week he was ready for “90 minutes, plus extra time” Pele has re-entered an intensive care unit at a hospital in Sao Paulo, ESPN Brasil reported on Friday. The … Continue reading Pele: Brazil legend readmitted to intensive care following surgery to remove tumour

Emma Raducanu reunited with her parents in Bromley, UK

Emma Raducanu has been reunited with her parents Ian and Renee for the first time since her historic US Open win. The 18-year-old from London defeated Leylah Fernandez 6-4 6-3 to win the US Open on Saturday, becoming the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam. She returned to Bromley on Thursday. A travel ban prevented her parents from flying to Flushing Meadows in New … Continue reading Emma Raducanu reunited with her parents in Bromley, UK

HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE REFORMS?

In a press conference today, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was asked about UEFA’s plans to change the Champions League format from the 2024/25 season.The key change in the reforms is the departure from the current group stage, which splits 32 clubs into eight pools. From the 2024/25 campaign, there will be a single league made up of 36 teams. Each participating side will … Continue reading HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE REFORMS?

Nigeria’s Super Eagles remain 34th in FIFA ranking

The Super Eagles of Nigeria remained 34th in the world and fifth in Africa in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.…Read Also. RK 34 Team Nigeria Total Points 1492.37 Previous Points 1479.58 +/- 12.79 The Super Eagles of Nigeria remained 34th in the world in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. They also remained fifth in Africa, despite their recent wins against Liberia and Cape Verde. However, the team … Continue reading Nigeria’s Super Eagles remain 34th in FIFA ranking

Buhari receives No. 10 jersey from FIFA president(Photos)

The President Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) on Thursday welcomed the FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, to the State House in Abuja. During the visit to the State House, the Nigerian president was presented with a number 10 jersey and a football. The FIFA President came in company with his African counterpart, Patrice Motsepe, and the Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, was also present. The Special … Continue reading Buhari receives No. 10 jersey from FIFA president(Photos)