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Real Madrid Defender Marcelo Handed Four-Month Suspended Jail Sentence

Loading... Loading... Real Madrid star Marcelo Vieira has admitted to tax fraud and accepted a four-month suspended jail sentence, Spanish media say. The 30-year-old Brazilian player reportedly defrauded the Spanish authorities of €490,000 (£436,000; $576,000) by using foreign firms to handle his earnings. He…

11th September 2018

US Open 2018: WTA Backed Serena William’s Sexism Claims

Loading... Serena Williams’ claims of sexism in the US Open final have been backed by the governing body of women’s tennis. WTA chief executive Steve Simon said the umpire showed Williams a different level of tolerance over Saturday’s outbursts than if she had been…

11th September 2018

Wizkid’s ‘Starboy’ Jersey With Nike Sold Out in 10 Minutes

Loading... It took just minutes for Wizkid‘s “Starboy” shirt with Nike to sell out! Wizkid had announced that his Starboy merch in collaboration with Nike was coming, and shared on Instagram when its sale went live on the Nike website. Sad for those hoping…

11th September 2018

FIFPro Announces Nominees For 2018 FIFA World XI

Loading... FIFPro has announced the 55 nominees for the 2018 FIFA World XI, and two Africans made the list. The list revealed on Monday has 5 Goalkeepers, 20 Defenders, 15 Midfielders together with 15 strikers, and from the nominees, one goalkeeper, four defenders, three…

11th September 2018

Zinedine Zidane Drops Hint On Taking A New Job Soon

Loading... Loading... Zinedine Zidane has hinted he will be returning to work soon following multiple reports that he is favourite to replace Jose Mourinho if the Portuguese is sacked by Manchester United. The former France midfielder has been without a job since resigning from…

10th September 2018

US Open 2018: Naomi Osaka Beats Serena Williams To Win Title

Loading... Naomi Osaka won the US Open after an angry Serena Williams accused the umpire of being a “thief” in some of the most dramatic scenes at a Grand Slam final. Williams was given a game penalty for her outburst, which followed racquet smashing…

9th September 2018

Nigeria Super Eagles Claim 3-0 Victory Over Seychelles

Loading... Loading... The Super Eagles have claimed their first three points in the race to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, after they defeated Seychelles 3-0 in Victoria on Saturday. Nigeria went into the game with no point in Group E, having…

8th September 2018

Diego Maradona Appointed As Coach of Mexican Club Dorados

Loading... Loading... Argentine soccer legend, Diego Maradona has been appointed coach of Mexican second division team Dorados. The club issued a short video on their social media channels with the messages ‘Welcome Diego’, and ‘Make it a 10’, the Argentina great’s shirt number as…

7th September 2018

Lionel Messi Shares Photos of Himself Taking His Sons To School

Loading... Superstar footballer, Lionel Messi who isn’t on international duty and not among the Argentina squad to face Guatemala and Colombia, shared these photos of himself taking his two sons, Thiago and Mateo, to school. Loading... See more photos below… Loading...…

7th September 2018