Iheanacho

Going Nowhere! Iheanacho Insists He Will Fight for Man City Shirt

After his sensational breakthrough campaign last term, Iheanacho, 20, has fallen behind top striker Sergio Aguero and new Brazilian signing Gabriel Jesus in the pecking order at the Etihad Stadium under Pep Guardiola.
Miami Open

Federer Blows Past Del Potro in Miami; Wawrinka, Berdych Advance

Federer, full of confidence and form, never looked like he could falter as he wrapped up the match in one hour and 22 minutes.
Senegal

Chaos, Pitch Invasion End Friendly Between Ivory Coast and Senegal

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane shot his side ahead from the penalty spot after 67 minutes but their lead was shortlived as Fulham's Cyriac Gohi Bi equalised for the Ivorians just four minutes later.

Onigbinde Bombshell! ‘No Professional Football Club in Nigeria’

Onigbinde gave the damning verdict during an appearance on a radio programme monitored in Abuja in which he opined that going by the FIFA standard, “there is no Nigerian team that has a management that is elected”.

‘It’s all in the Mind’ – Nigeria’s Wilfred Ndidi Opens up on Leicester Revival

Ndidi, who has featured in eight league games since his arrival, dismissed the notion that players were behind the sacking of Ranieri.
Thierry Henry

‘I Have a Lot of Respect for Wenger’ – Thierry Henry Coy on Arsenal...

The 39-year-old former France striker, who presently works as assistant to Belgium coach Roberto Martinez, says he has to leave his options open.
Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel Stuns Lewis Hamilton to Claim the Australian GP

Hamilton came in as pre-race favourite after storming to pole on Saturday, but Vettel’s Ferrari had an advantage on pace and tyre wear as he claimed a landslide victory on Albert Park.
Politics

Romario, George Weah and Other Sportsmen who Wound up in Politics

An easy appeal is undoubtedly one of the many perks of being a pro athlete, and their love for flashing lights, front page coverage and adulation of fans makes the political terrain ever more pleasing to many.
Miami Open

Miami Open: Federer Weathers Storm, Wawrinka Cruise

Federer, 35, has been in fine form this year following up his record-extending 18th Grand Slam win at the Australian Open with victory in the California desert, and will be going for his third Miami title following wins in 2005 and 2006.
World Cup

2018 World Cup: 70 Up for Ronaldo, Holland Suffer Shock Defeat

Porto striker Andre Silva opened the scoring after 30 minutes, converting a pass from Raphael Guerreiro for his fifth goal in six games for Portugal, before ballon d’Or holder Ronaldo took over the show with a brace that takes his international tally up to 70.

NFF Announces Cancellation of Burkina Faso Friendly

However, the grade A friendly has been called off after seven players in the Burkinabe contingent failed to secure entry visas into the United Kingdom.
Cantona on Suarez

Cantona Sex Outburst: ‘Suarez Dive Against PSG was Football Porn’

In one of the most remarkable nights of European football, Luis Enrique’s men scored three goals in seven minutes to pull off the Champions League heist – forcing Cantona into more bizarre sex rant.
Rohr

Rohr Delighted with Eagles Performance After Senegal Draw

Manchester City starlet Kelechi Iheanacho levelled from the spot eight minutes from time to ensure the Eagles remain unbeaten under Rohr after Moussa Sow had given the Teranga Lions the lead.
World Cup

2018 World Cup: Italy, Spain Cruise; Buffon Hits 1000 Match Mark

Daniele De Rossi scored a first-half penalty to put his side ahead before a late second from Ciro Immobile secured the three points for the four-time World Champions whose goalkeeper Buffon made a European record 168th cap.

2018 World Cup: Messi Shoots Argentina into Qualifying Berths

Messi sent club mate Claudio Bravo the wrong way from the spot in the 16th minute after Angel Di Maria had been bundled down in the area.

‘He’s Timid, Not a Boss’ – France Great Leboeuf Blasts Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante

And Leboeuf believes that while the 25-year-old midfielder is already good enough to be an integral part of the team for Chelsea or France, he’s still lacking in certain areas.
Rohr

Iheanacho Strikes Late as Nigeria Hold Senegal

But Ndiaye could do little to stop Iheanacho from the spot after he’d tripped him in the area, the youngster converting for his fifth international goal to ensure a share of the spoils.
Messi

Find Out How Police in Peru Seized $91 Million Worth of ‘Lionel Messi’ Cocaine

Messi, 29, may go down as the most inspirational player the game has ever seen, but it appears the exact reach of his influence is just a staggering as his mesmeric talents on the pitch.
Eagles Watch: Ikeme Ruled Out, Rohr Turns to Non-League Tope Okeowo

Eagles Watch: Ikeme Ruled Out, Rohr Turns to Non-League Okeowo

Okeowo, former Golden Eaglets goalkeeper, is reportedly having a great season at Peckham Town where he’s been for many years.

‘Fix Super Eagles’ Problems Now’ – Nigeria Great Adepoju Tells Rohr

The Super Eagles go up against Senegal at the Hive, London, later today before facing Burkina Faso three days later, and Adepoju, ‘the headmaster', believes this is a crucial phase for the manager to fine-tune his side and integrate the new players.

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