Ex-International and Heartland Coach, Kelechi Emetole, Dies at 66

Emetole, who went by the nickname ‘Caterpillar’ for his guts and blood playing style during his playing days, died in a hospital in India where he was undergoing treatment for throat cancer.
Mourinho Faces Tax Evasion Charges

Mourinho Accused of Tax Evasion in Spain as Ronaldo Gets Hearing Date

While his team mates would be deep in preparations for their double defence in the coming season, Ronaldo would be defending himself in another kind of battle far removed from the football pitch.
Fabregas

‘D**k so Hard’ – Fabregas’ Bulge Sets Instagram on Fire

After reports emerged that the power couples racked up a stunning €37, 300 bill at a bar Saturday night, Fabregas then sent fans agog by posting a picture of himself kissing his wife while wearing only a pair of shorts.
Messi

For Real? Madrid President Reveals Plans to Sign Messi

But Perez has admitted that it would have been a dream to bring the magical Argentine to Barca’s bitter rivals, although he admits that such an ambition may remain mere dreams due to the player’s long history at the Catalan club
Ronaldo orders agent

Breaking: Ronaldo Orders Agent to ‘Force Through’ Manchester United Return

The move will see goalkeeper David De Gea return to the Spanish capital as Mourinho looks to bolster his squad with the ‘goals and personality’ of his countryman.

Okwaraji Family Calls on FG to Fulfil Promise 28 Years After His Death

A bust was erected in his honour at the National Stadium, but not much else has been done to immortalize the late hero.

‘No Point Watching’ – Heavyweight Legend Lennox Lewis Slams Ridiculous Mayweather-McGregor Fight

Former Pound-for-pound king Mayweather is the huge favourite, despite coming out of retirement to face the UFC superstar, and Lewis offers no hope for McGregor
Andre Ward stuns Sergey Kovalev to retain titles

Andre Ward Knocks Out Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Belts

It was dubbed revenge mission for ‘Krusher’ Kovalev after the controversial decision to hand his titles to Ward in their first bout at the T-Mobile Arena last November, but he fell short at the second time of asking following some hard hitting from the American.
Ronaldo orders agent

Real Madrid put £157.5m Price tag for Wantaway Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo, 32, is said to be miffed over claims by authorities that he defrauded the Spanish taxman of €14.7million during his time at the capital, an allegation he has refuted.

McGregor ‘Feeling Fresh as F**k’ Ahead of Mayweather Fight

Tipped to make upward of $100million from the mega-fight, a jubilant McGregor uploaded a video of himself driving with team member Derek Dunphy, with Chris Brown track Beautiful People blaring from the speakers.
Okagbare

Video: Okagbare’s Wig Falls off as She Fumbles at the Oslo Diamond League

With the eyes of the athletics world turned to the Scandinavian city Okagbare recorded a jump of 6.21 metres to finish seventh, with the added spectacle of her wig falling off nearly half a metre behind her.
Cheick Tiote

Death on the Pitch: From Okwaraji to Tiote; African Players & a History of...

Tiote's death, coming a month after little known Nigerian League star Azeez Saka of Kwara United passed away in a similar manner, chronicled a long, troubling history of African footballers and cardiac arrest.
Anthony Joshua

Sagamu goes Agog for the Homecoming of Boxing Champion Anthony Joshua

Nigerian-born Joshua got global acclaim after he knocked out Ukrainian legend Wladimir Klitschko in their heavyweight battle of the ages April 29, and is set to be given a grand reception in the country in August.

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Wilder Arrested on Drugs Charge

Wilder was pulled over for a window tint violation at a parking lot when officers 'smelled an odour of marijuana emitting from inside the vehicle' as they approached it.

Ghana Legend Odartey Lamptey Carpets Ex-wife in Court

However, Justice Cecilia Don-Chebe Agbevey of the High Court in Accra on Thursday ordered the estranged wife to vacate the footballer’s plush 7-bedroom East Legon apartment within 30 days, stating that she had no claims to his properties.

‘Not Fit to Lace my Boots’ – Tyson Fury Brutally Drags Anthony Joshua

Shortly after Joshua made the claim, Fury took to Instagram to tell AJ, and the world that a fight must happen because 'he is still the lineal champ' in his reckoning
De la hoya slams Mayweather v Mcgregor fight

It’s On! Mayweather vs McGregor £500m Megafight Set for August

The former welterweight champion went (49-0) before bowing out, a record he shares with the legendary Rocky Marciano, and will get the chance to make it a perfect 50 when he hits the canvas with McGregor, who will be boxing professionally for the first time ever.

Golden State Warriors sink Cavs to win NBA Championship

Powered by last year’s recruit, Kevin Durant, the supremely gifted Warriors’ sealed their second title in three years at a rocking Oracle Arena.

Fifa Agent Blames Uyo Pitch for Eagles Loss, Assures on W/Cup Ticket

He boldly suggested that the domestic league players would have done better against Bafana Bafana because they are used to playing on undulated pitches unlike their foreign-based counterparts.

Neymar Edges Messi as World’s Most Valuable Player; Ronaldo 11th

Five-time World Player of The Year, Messi, had been immovable atop the list for much of the past decade, but drops off this year as he approaches his 30th birthday.