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Bayern Munich sign Kouassi from PSG on free transfer

Bayern Munich sign Kouassi from PSG on free transfer

Bayern Munich announced the signing of French teenager Tanguy Kouassi, 18, on a free transfer from Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday with the defender signing a four-year contract with the Bundesliga champions. “In our eyes, he is one of the biggest ...

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Popular radio personality, Dan Foster, dies of COVID-19

Popular radio personality, Dan Foster, dies of COVID-19

Popular radio presenter and host, Dan Foster, is dead. It that Foster, aka Big Dawg, died on Wednesday at a medical facility in Lagos, where he was receiving treatment for COVID-19. His wife, Lovina, confirmed to Channels Television that he was tested ...

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Late own goal sees Sevilla stutter in Champions League chase

Late own goal sees Sevilla stutter in Champions League chase

Sevilla suffered a setback in their bid to qualify for next season’s Champions League group stage as a late own goal by Diego Carlos allowed visiting Levante to grab a 1-1 draw on Monday. Julen Lopetegui’s side, who sit third ...

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Awoniyi regains consciousness after head injury

Awoniyi regains consciousness after head injury

Nigerian forward, Taiwo Awoniyi, is ‘conscious and responsive’ after suffering a head injury while in action for Mainz in Sunday’s 1-0 loss at home to Augsburg, his coach Achim Beierlorzer has stated. Awoniyi was taken to the hospital on Sunday ...

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United scouts urge Solskjaer to sign Ndidi

United scouts urge Solskjaer to sign Ndidi

Manchester United scouts are pushing for the club to sign Nigeria midfielder Wilfred Ndidi from Leicester City this summer. Ndidi’s form in the Premier League this season has left United scouts stunned, and according to Le 10 Sport, they have ...

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We have not fixed dates for Edo 2020 Sports Festival, says Okowa

We have not fixed dates for Edo 2020 Sports Festival, says Okowa

• ‘FG to decide on competition’s timeline’ The chairman of Edo 2020 National Sports Festival Committee, Tonobok Okowa, has clarified the committee’s position on the timeline for the festival, saying that only the Federal Government can fix dates for the ...

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Adesanya’s net worth hits $2 million as UFC middleweight champion

Adesanya’s net worth hits $2 million as UFC middleweight champion

The Net Worth of Nigerian born New Zealand-based UFC fighter, Israel Adesanya, is on the rise since his emergence as the middleweight champion in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). Adesanya is currently earning big money from UFC pay-per-view fights. His purse ...

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Portuguese league returns as Porto suffer surprise defeat

Portuguese league returns as Porto suffer surprise defeat

The Portuguese Primeira Liga became the second top European football league to return on Wednesday following the coronavirus lockdown as leaders Porto fell to a surprising 2-1 loss at Famalicao. Despite the match being played behind closed doors, several Porto ...

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On paper, Ndidi is world’s most-sought-after midfielder

United scouts urge Solskjaer to sign Ndidi

Depending on which website you read, Nigeria’s Wilfred Ndidi is the most sought after midfielder in world football. Reports in various sites have Ndidi’s agents discussing terms for a transfer with different football clubs, including Real Madrid, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester ...

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Joshua rules out Mike Tyson fight

Joshua rules out Mike Tyson fight

Anthony Joshua is not interested in fighting Mike Tyson if the former heavyweight champion does make a comeback because he thinks no one would want to see him win. Tyson, 53, is plotting a return to the ring after working ...

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Manchester United agrees new deal to extend Ighalo’s stay until January 2021

Manchester United agrees new deal to extend Ighalo’s stay until January 2021

Manchester United have agreed to extend Odion Ighalo’s loan spell from parent club Shanghai Shenhua for another seven months, reports mirror.co.uk. Ighalo seemed destined to return to the Chinese Super League at the expiry of his loan at the end ...

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Fury wants to fight Ajagba before quitting boxing

Fury wants to fight Ajagba before quitting boxing

World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury has listed Nigeria’s Efe Ajagba as one of the boxers he wants to fight before retiring from the sport, reports bigfighweekend.com. Fury is set to battle with Deontay Wilder for the third ...

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Serie A group training gets all clear, season decision May 28

Serie A group training gets all clear, season decision May 28

Italy’s Serie A teams have been given the green light to resume group training but will have to wait until May 28 to know whether the season can resume, Sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora said on Tuesday. Spadafora told Italian television ...

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Ministry sets up 11-man committee for National Sports Festival’s new date

Ministry sets up 11-man committee for National Sports Festival’s new date

The Sports Ministry has set up an 11-man committee to look at a new possible date this year for the National Sports Festival, which was postponed due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Despite some divergent views by some ...

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NFF may finalise Rohr’s new contract next week

NFF may finalise Rohr’s new contract next week

• Federation mandates committee to meet on resumption of football activities The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has begun moves to finalise Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr’s new contract within one week, with a view to getting the German ready to ...

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La Liga will return with matches every day, says league president

La Liga will return with matches every day, says league president

La Liga will return with matches every day, league president Javier Tebas has revealed. Spain’s top division has been shut down since March in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. As lockdown restrictions are lifted players and teams have now ...

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Premier League does not yet have ‘green light’, minister warns

Premier League does not yet have ‘green light’, minister warns

Britain’s Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden warned on Friday that the Premier League does not yet have the “green light” to resume but restated the government’s hope that the season can be completed. Premier League clubs are due to meet on ...

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PSG offer £45m for Ndidi

United scouts urge Solskjaer to sign Ndidi

Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, is on the radar of Ligue 1 champions, Paris St.Germain, according to ESPN. The Foxes’ midfielder has had a fine season with some eye-catching displays for the former Premier League champions. His consistency and work rate ...

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French football season declared over, PSG awarded title

French football season declared over, PSG awarded title

France’s football league declared the season over on Thursday, with Paris Saint-Germain named as Ligue 1 champions. PSG led the table by 12 points from Marseille when the season was suspended in mid-March because of the coronavirus outbreak, which has ...

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‘Cristiano Ronaldo has three or four tricks’

‘Cristiano Ronaldo has three or four tricks’

Cristiano Ronaldo is not as fearsome as his Brazilian namesake, says former Manchester United teammate Mikael Silvestre, with the Portuguese considered to have “three or four tricks” while R9 was “something different”. Ex-France international Silvestre played alongside both of the ...

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