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House party: Naira Marley to shoot COVID-19 musical video

House party: Naira Marley to shoot COVID-19 musical video

• Artiste, ex-gov candidate, wife set free Hip-hop artiste, Azeez Fashola, alias Naira Marley, has pledged to make an audio-visual work to campaign against the spread of the coronavirus. He made the pledge in a letter of apology he wrote ...

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Rohr must accept salary in naira, stay in Nigeria, says NFF

Rohr must accept salary in naira, stay in Nigeria, says NFF

• Pinnick praises FG’s efforts to contain COVID-19 The President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has handed Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr some conditions before his contract could be renewed. Pinnick, who spoke at a breakfast programme on ...

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Pulev to donate half of Joshua purse to coronavirus

Pulev to donate half of Joshua purse to coronavirus

Heavyweight title contender Kubrat Pulev will donate half of his Anthony Joshua fight fee to the battle against coronavirus. The 38-year-old was due to face IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO champion Joshua at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on June 20 before ...

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Moses listed in Liverpool’s worst signings

Moses listed in Liverpool’s worst signings

Inter Milan right-back, Victor Moses, has been named among the worst signings made by former Liverpool manager, Brendan Rodgers, during his time at the Anfield. Moses, 29, was signed from rivals Chelsea on a season long loan deal ahead of the ...

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Mikel set to join Botafogo

Mikel set to join Botafogo

Former Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, is on the verge of joining Brazilian club, Botafogo, with the deal likely to be concluded on Friday (today). Mikel is a free agent after terminating his contract with Turkish club, Trabzonspor, in March ...

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UEFA postpone all international matches scheduled for June

UEFA postpone all international matches scheduled for June

UEFA have made a move towards clearing the decks for the return of club football by announcing on Wednesday that all international matches that had been pushed back to June have now been postponed until further notice. “This includes the ...

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Juve may sell Ronaldo

Juve may sell Ronaldo

Juventus are reportedly considering selling star man Cristiano Ronaldo in order to raise cash for life after coronavirus. As one of the world’s most affected countries, Italy and the Serie A have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. There has ...

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Joshua ‘fit and healthy’ despite Queen, Charles contact

Joshua ‘fit and healthy’ despite Queen, Charles contact

Anthony Joshua remains ‘fit and healthy’ despite coming into contact with Prince Charles only a couple of weeks before the heir to the throne tested positive for coronavirus. The world heavyweight champion is following government guidelines around self-isolation but has shown ...

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€45m Ndidi is Eagles most expensive player

€45m Ndidi is Eagles most expensive player

Leicester City’s midfielder Wilfred Ndidi is the most valuable player in the Super Eagles squad currently, Sports Extra reports. The outstanding Premier League season for the 23-year-old has seen his value increase by 30 per cent and is now valued at €45m, according ...

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Coronavirus: FG suspends sporting activities nationwide

Coronavirus: FG suspends sporting activities nationwide

•NFF postpones football events for four weeks •LMC puts league on hold The Federal Government has announced the suspension of all football activities in the country in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. This was contained in a letter signed ...

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EPL in doubt as Arteta, Hudson-Odoi test positive for coronavirus

EPL in doubt as Arteta, Hudson-Odoi test positive for coronavirus

The Premier League was thrown into chaos on Thursday as Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi both contracted the new coronavirus, leaving at least one game postponed and other fixtures in doubt. Arsenal’s match at Brighton was ...

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Chelsea will regret selling me – Omeruo

Chelsea will regret selling me – Omeruo

Nigerian defender, Kenneth Omeruo, is hoping his former employers, Chelsea, regret letting him go to join Spanish side Leganes. Omeruo joined the Premier League club in 2012 but failed to make a single appearance for the Blues as he was often ...

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PSG under pressure against Dortmund to keep Mbappe, Neymar project on track

PSG under pressure against Dortmund to keep Mbappe, Neymar project on track

Nothing ever seems to go to plan in the Champions League for Paris Saint-Germain, whose bid to avoid yet another exit in the first knockout round against Borussia Dortmund will be played out before an empty stadium on Wednesday. After ...

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Assembling 23 foreign-based players against Sierra Leone a waste of funds, says Omokaro

Assembling 23 foreign-based players against Sierra Leone a waste of funds, says Omokaro

• Atsaka pleads for more home-based stars Former Nigerian international, Bright Omokaro has expressed dismay over the invitation of 23 foreign-based players by Coach Gernot Rohr for the 2021 African Nations Cup qualifier against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone, saying it ...

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Bam Bam And Teddy A Welcome Baby Girl, Zendaya

Bam Bam And Teddy A Welcome Baby Girl, Zendaya

Former Big Brother Naija housemates and celebrity couple Bam Bam and Teddy A have welcomed the birth of their first child together, a daughter named Zendaya. Teddy A, whose birth name is Tope Adenibuyan, today announced the birth of his daughter on his Twitter ...

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Fury, wife taunt Joshua

Fury, wife taunt Joshua

WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has fired a dig at rival boxer Anthony Joshua and suggested his fellow Brit – who holds the other three major belts in the division – is not a real champion. Fury was stripped of ...

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Mbappe treble fires PSG into French Cup final

Mbappe treble fires PSG into French Cup final

Kylian Mbappe hit a hat-trick as Paris Saint-Germain cruised into the final of the French Cup with a thumping 5-1 win at Lyon on Wednesday. The World Cup winner took his goal tally in all competitions to 30 during a ...

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics could be postponed over coronavirus

• Japan’s minister speaks Japan’s Olympic minister says the Tokyo 2020 Games could be postponed from the summer until later in the year amid fears over the coronavirus outbreak. In a response to a question in Japan’s parliament, Seiko Hashimoto ...

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Eagles should look beyond qualifying for AFCON, World Cup, says Amuneke

Eagles should look beyond qualifying for AFCON, World Cup, says Amuneke

• Dreams of coaching Nigeria in future  Former Super Eagles star, Emmanuel Amuneke believes the senior national team should by now be looking beyond qualifying for the African Cup of Nations and the FIFA World Cup, saying the country should ...

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Global sport heavily disrupted by coronavirus

Global sport heavily disrupted by coronavirus

The coronavirus is disrupting sport around the world with the Moto Grand Prix in Qatar and Thailand postponed, a host of football matches put off to a later date and increasing concerns surrounding the Tokyo Olympics later this year. The ...

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