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World Cup: Russia Pussy Riot Protesters Jailed Over Pitch Demonstration

Loading... Four members of the Russian punk activist group Pussy Riot have been jailed for 15 days for disrupting the World Cup final by running onto the pitch. They were accused of violating the rules for spectators at sporting events and wearing police uniforms…

17th July 2018

President Buhari Orders Immediate Repatriation of Nigerians Stranded in Russia

Loading... Loading... President Buhari has ordered the immediate repatriation of Nigerians stranded in Russia. A statement released by Senior special assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, says the President ordered the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and the Minister…

16th July 2018

Juventus Unveil Cristiano Ronaldo [Photos]

Loading... Cristiano Ronaldo says he is “grateful for the opportunity” given to him by Juventus, as players of his age “usually go to Qatar or China”. The 33-year-old Portugal forward has joined the Italian champions for £99.2m after nine years at Real Madrid. “To…

16th July 2018

Photos of Footballer Obafemi Martins New Mansion in Lagos

Loading... Nigerian striker, Obafemi Martins who plays as a forward for Shanghai Greenland Shenhua in China, has bought himself a new mansion in Lagos. He took to Instagram to share photos of the magnificent crib and one of his expensive cars. See full photos…

16th July 2018

Argentina Coach Jorge Sampaoli Agrees To Terminate His Contract

Loading... Loading... Argentina and manager Jorge Sampaoli have “mutually agreed” to terminate his contract in the wake of the team’s disappointing 2018 World Cup campaign. The 2014 runners-up went out of the tournament courtesy of a 4-3 defeat by France at the last-16 stage.…

16th July 2018

France Beat Croatia To Win World Cup Final

Loading... France won the Fifa World Cup for the second time by overcoming Croatia’s bold challenge in a thrilling final in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. Didier Deschamps’ side repeated the success on home soil at France ’98 by a margin that hardly looked possible as…

15th July 2018

West Ham Sign Lazio Midfielder Felipe Anderson For Club Record Fee

Loading... West Ham have signed midfielder Felipe Anderson – a player they call “one of the most exciting talents in Europe” – for a club record £36m from Lazio. The fee for the 25-year-old could rise rise to £41.5m and eclipses the £22m the…

15th July 2018

Chelsea Sign Napoli Midfielder Jorginho After Man City Pull Out of Deal

Loading... Chelsea have signed Italy international Jorginho from Napoli after Manchester City pulled out of a £50m deal. Jorginho, 26, has signed a five-year contract to join former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri at Stamford Bridge. On Thursday, City were assured by Jorginho’s agent that…

15th July 2018

Chelsea Announced Maurizio Sarri As New Manager To Replace Antonio Conte

Loading... Loading... Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri has finally joined Chelsea after the Italian signed a three-year deal at Stamford Bridge, displacing his compatriot Antonio Conte at the helm of the Premier League side. The 59-year-old was pivotal in re-invigorating Napoli, utilising a vertical…

15th July 2018

World Cup Final: France vs Croatia: Things You Need To Know

Loading... France will clash with Croatia in the 2018 World Cup final today, Sunday, at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia. The Didier Deschamps’s men head into the game following a 1-0 victory against Belgium in the semi-final encounter played on Tuesday night, thanks…

15th July 2018

World Cup 2018: Belgium Beats England To Finish Third

Loading... England’s World Cup campaign in Russia ended with a 2-0 defeat by Belgium in St Petersburg that meant the Three Lions finished in fourth place. Gareth Southgate’s team were unable to bounce back from the despair of Wednesday’s extra-time loss against Croatia in…

15th July 2018

Angelique Kerber Beats Serena Williams To Win Wimbledon Final

Loading... Angelique Kerber beat seven-time champion Serena Williams to win her first Wimbledon title and spoil the American’s dream comeback as a mum. The German 11th seed, 30, beat the 23-time Grand Slam champion 6-3 6-3 to add this title to her 2016 Australian…

14th July 2018

Wimbledon: Djokovic Beats Nadal in Epic Five-Set To Reach Final

Loading... Novak Djokovic is one match away from a first Grand Slam title since 2016 after an epic five-set win over Rafael Nadal in their delayed Wimbledon semi-final. Djokovic, who won 6-4 3-6 7-6 (11-9) 3-6 10-8 in five hours and 16 minutes, will…

14th July 2018