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Lionel Messi Misses Penalty As Iceland Held Argentina

Loading... Lionel Messi’s bid to win the World Cup got off to a nightmare start as he missed a penalty and his Argentina side were surprisingly held by debutants Iceland. Messi was looking to match the impact his old rival Cristiano Ronaldo has made…

16th June 2018

Late Pogba Goal Gives France Victory Over Australia After VAR Controversy

Loading... Paul Pogba’s late goal broke Australian resistance to give France a winning start in a Group C after they had earlier benefitted from a controversial VAR decision to score the game’s opening goal. The video assistant referee penalised Australia’s Josh Risdon for a…

16th June 2018

Arsenal Star Aubameyang Poses in Super Eagles Kit [Photos]

Loading... Arsenal and Gabonese striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was pictured posing in front of a private jet while wearing the new Nigerian kit. This comes after the former Borussia Dortmund star revealed that he’ll be supporting Nigeria at the World but needed the new Nigerian…

16th June 2018

Russia 5 – 0 Saudi Arabia: Host Starts World Cup With A Big Win

Loading... The 2018 World Cup opened in spectacular fashion as Russia defied their recent poor form to smash five past Saudi Arabia and record the biggest win by the host nation in the opening game of a World Cup since 1934. Stanislav Cherchesov’s team…

14th June 2018

Salah Fit For Egypt’s World Cup Opener Against Uruguay

Loading... Egypt forward Mohamed Salah is “almost 100%” certain to play in Friday’s World Cup opener against Uruguay, says manager Hector Cuper. Salah, 25, has not played since he injured shoulder ligaments during Liverpool’s Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid on 26 May.…

14th June 2018

Tottenham To Face Liverpool in First Game At The New Stadium

Loading... Loading... Tottenham’s first game in their new stadium will be against Liverpool on the weekend of 15-16 September. Spurs’ new ground is close to completion but will not be ready for the start of the Premier League season. They will play promoted Fulham…

14th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018 is Set To Begin in Russia; Everything You Need To Know

Loading... The 2018 Fifa World Cup gets under way on Thursday, when hosts Russia face Saudi Arabia following an opening ceremony at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. Football’s showpiece event features 32 teams, including holders Germany, competing in 64 games over 32 days. The 21st edition…

14th June 2018

Spain: Hierro Reveals Discussion With Players After Replacing Julen Lopetegui

Loading... Julen Lopetegui’s replacement, Fernando Hierro has revealed the first conversation he had with his players as Spain begin their 2018 World Cup campaign. The Spanish FA, on Wednesday, took the decision to replace Julen Lopetegui for accepting to join LaLiga giants, Real Madrid.…

14th June 2018

Photos: Super Eagles Locker Room in Russia Customized in Pidgin English

Loading... The Super Eagles squad are already in Russia for the 2018 World Cup tournament which kicks off tomorrow, and they are staying at the Sanatorium Istochnik Hotel. Thier locker room was customized in Pidgin-English slogan. “Eagles don land! See more photos below: Loading...…

13th June 2018

Arsenal Signs £1m Deal With Jay Z’s Tidal

Loading... Loading... Arsenal has signed a new deal with Jay-Z’s TIDAL in a partnership worth around £1 million pounds (N360 million) a year. The collaboration includes features from up and coming artistes and a pre-installed playlist put together by Arsenal players Hector Bellerin, Danny…

13th June 2018

Julen Lopetegui, New Real Madrid Coach Sacked As Spain Manager

Loading... Loading... New Real Madrid manager, Julen Lopetegui, has been sacked as the head coach of Spain national team. This dismissal was confirmed during a press conference on Wednesday morning, a day after the LaLiga club announced he would be replacing Zinedine Zidane. Initial…

13th June 2018

BREAKING: USA, Mexico, Canada To Host 2026 World Cup

Loading... Loading... In a long-anticipated vote on Wednesday, the joint bid of the United States of America (USA), Mexico and Canada defeated Morocco its only challenger, to win the hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup. The result was determined by more than 200…

13th June 2018

Real Madrid Name Julen Lopetegui Spain Manager As New Head Coach

Loading... Real Madrid have appointed Spain manager Julen Lopetegui as their new head coach on a three-year deal. Zinedine Zidane, who led the club to three successive Champions League titles, stepped down in May, saying the club needs “a different voice”. Lopetegui previously managed…

12th June 2018