Nigerian Government, My Teammates Abandoned Me— Siasia

Former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia has expressed disappointment in how the Nigerian government and his Super Eagles teammates all abandoned him during his life ban case.  In 2019, Siasia was banned  for acceding to fix match in exchange for bribe. But Siasia denied the allegations, appealing FIFA sanctions.  Earlier in the week, Peoples Gazette …

Ex-D’tigers Player Ime Udoka Becomes First Nigerian NBA Coach

Former D’tigers star Ime Udoka has made history, becoming the first Nigerian NBA coach. The 43-year-old Nigerian-American was on Wednesday appointed as the head coach of the Boston Celtics. He was considered a frontrunner for Celtic’s lead managerial role after successfully scaling through a two-round interview. Mr Udoka was part of the D’tigers 2005 squad …

EURO 2020: UEFA Reiterates Zero Tolerance For Racism

European football ruling body UEFA will support protests against racism during the Euro 2020 matches, including if the referees join and take a knee. “Any player or official” is allowed to do so, UEFA told dpa on Sunday after the match between Belgium and Russia on Saturday evening. Before the kick-off in St Petersburg, the …

BREAKING: Why I rejected Tottenham job – Conte

Former Inter Milan and Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has revealed why he rejected a move to coach Tottenham Hotspur. Conte said that he wasn’t ‘convinced’ by the project sold to him by Tottenham’s board during talks to become the club’s next manager. The 51-year-old was in advanced negotiations with Tottenham earlier this month with a …

Chelsea wins Champions League Final 2021

Manchester City and Chelsea go head to head in Porto tonight in an all-English Champions League Final. Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea saw off Real Madrid in the semi-finals, while Pep Guardiola’s Premier League champions City knocked out PSG to set up a showpiece final against their English rivals. Both Guardiola and Tuchel are looking to lift …

Chelsea 2-1 Leicester: Blues gain vital points in entertaining match as they move to third with just one match left

  Chelsea defeated Leicester City 2-1 in Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night, May 18, in a match that will surely have huge ramifications in the battle for champions league qualification.   Thomas Tuchel’s side who disappointingly lost to Leicester City at Wembley over the weekend, were so superior in this match that it was a …

Premier league: Mane’s snub on Klopp disrespectful— Micheal Own reacts

Michael Owen has criticised Sadio Mane for showing a ‘lack of respect’ towards Jurgen Klopp following Liverpool’s victory over Manchester United on Thursday evening. Two goals from Roberto Firmino, as well as strikes from Diogo Jota and Mohamed Salah, helped Liverpool secure a 4-2 win at Old Trafford. Mane, meanwhile, started the game on the …

EPL: Who Convinced me to sign new contract at Man United – Edinson Cavani Reveals

Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani has revealed who convinced him to sign a new contract at Old Trafford. Cavani said his Man United team players, fans and everyone on the team have assured him that he will extend his stay at the Red Devils. The Uruguayan star on Monday signed a new one-year contract that …

I feel sad for Buffon, three other players – Chelsea defender, Thiago Silva

Chelsea defender Thiago Silva said he felt bad for four Juventus players, Gianluigi Buffon, Danilo, Alex Sandro and Arthur. Silva made the remarks in response to Juventus Serie A’s 3-0 defeat to AC Milan last Sunday. The Brazilian, who left Milan for almost four years at PSG in 2012, hopes to see the Rossoneri reach …

UCL final: It’ll be totally different – Ziyech warns Chelsea players ahead of Man City clash

Chelsea winger, Hakim Ziyech, has warned his Blues teammates that their Champions League final tie against Manchester City will be totally different. Ziyech, who scored a goal in Chelsea’s 2-1 win over Man City in the Premier League last weekend, wants Thomas Tuchel’s men not to take anything for granted, adding that they must be …