Category: The Sports Blog

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 15, 2018

For the second time in their history, France are the #WorldCup champions

France have emerged World Cup champions for the second time in their history after a convincing 4-2 victory in their ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 15, 2018

#WorldCup Preview: Who will be crowned Champions as France battle Croatia in mouthwatering final?

The match we have all being waiting for is nigh and by the end of today the World Champions will ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 14, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Belgium emerge as bronze medallists ahead of England in 2-0 victory

The Red Devils have slain all three lions of England in their third place World Cup tie in Saint Petersburg ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 14, 2018

Chelsea splash the cash as they sign Man City’s target Jorginho from Napoli for £57M

Chelsea have handed new manager Maurizio Sarri a useful tool and his trusted soldier – Jorginho by signing him from ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 14, 2018

#WorldCup Preview: England square up against Belgium in the losers final

The game nobody wants to play. Although there are many pundits, players and coaches stating that the game is a ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 14, 2018

Maurizio Sarri takes the reins at Chelsea with Zola appointed as assistant

Chelsea have appointed former Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri as their new club manager, following the departure of Antonio Conte from ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 12, 2018

Conte finally given marching orders after tumultuous second season at Chelsea

Italian coach Antonio Conte has been sacked by Chelsea – finally. It comes as no surprise especially after an awful ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 12, 2018

Nigerian Bobsled Pilot, Seun Adigun recognised as first African winter and summer Olympian

Bobsled pilot, Seun Adigun led three other team members to represent Nigeria at the recently held Winter, Olympics in Pyeongchang County, ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 11, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: It’s not coming home for England as Croatia’s 2-1 comeback win sends them to the finals against France

Croatia set up their first World Cup final appearance after Mario Mandzukic’s 109th-minute strike secured a 2-1 comeback victory for ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 11, 2018

#WorldCup Semi-final Preview: Croatia Vs England – Can England really take it home?

The Three Lions of England are billed to book their first World Cup final spot for the first time in ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 10, 2018

Manchester City sign Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City on a 5-year-deal

Manchester City has finally signed Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City after a £60 Million transfer fee. Mahrez was the PFA ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 10, 2018

France secure third #WorldCup final appearance ahead of Belgium with 1-0 victory

Les Blues ensured a World Cup final berth with their tactical 1-0 victory over Belgium. France’s defensive display against top ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 10, 2018

Ronaldo completes £99M move to Juventus – the Old lady sings!

  Box Office footballer and arguably the best footballer in the world Cristiano Ronaldo has completed his transfer from Real ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 10, 2018

#WorldCup semi-finals Preview: France Vs Belgium – Clash of the Titans

The much-fancied France side will take on another highly rated team in this World Cup – Belgium. The display of ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 9, 2018

Luis Enrique takes charge of the Spanish National team after disappointing #WorldCup campaign

Highly sought after coach Luis Enrique has been appointed the new Spain coach after his predecessor Fernando Hierro stepped down ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 7, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Croatia hold their nerves in penalty shootout victory over hosts Russia to book semi-final spot

Croatia qualified for the semifinals ahead of hosts Russia with an absolutely dramatic game that ended with a 4-3 penalty ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 7, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: England book first World Cup semis since Italia 90 ahead of Sweden

England go marching on in the World Cup after their 2-0 Quarterfinal tie victory over Sweden in Samara. It failed ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 7, 2018

#WorldCup Quarter-Final Preview: Russia VS Croatia

Tournament hosts Russia knocked out an underwhelming Spanish team in their round of 16-tie and will be full of confidence ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 7, 2018

#WorldCup Preview: Sweden Vs England matchup

It is no secret in-house that I have been unimpressed by England. Crossing my heart, I feel they have been ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 6, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Super first half sends Belgium to the semis ahead of Brazil

Belgium’s display was like poetry in motion as they rattled the Brazilians to a 2-1 victory to lead them into ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 6, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: France advance to the Semis ahead of despondent Uruguay

Les Blue were just too good and talented for Uruguay in their World Cup quarterfinal clash. Uruguay rarely got any ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 6, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Brazil Vs Belgium Quarter-Final matchup

This is the tastiest of all the quarter-final games where the very best stars go head-to-head. Brazil have grown in ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 6, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Uruguay Vs France match preview

The first quarter finals of the 2018 World Cup in Russia will be between Uruguay and France. Uruguay the South ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 3, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: England finally break the curse in penalty victory over Colombia

England finally broke their penalty curse by defeating Colombia 4-3 on penalties. Eric Dier was the hero of the moment ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 3, 2018

Mikel Obi, a National Hero Nigeria does not deserve

John Mikel Obi was called four hours before Nigeria’s most crucial game against Argentina that his father had been kidnapped ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 3, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Forsberg’s goal sends Sweden to the quarter-finals ahead of Switzerland

Emil Forsberg’s deflected shot was the difference in an otherwise drab round-of-16 matchup between Sweden and Switzerland. The first half ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 2, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Belgium pulls remarkable comeback in thrilling 3-2 encounter with Japan

Super Belgium battled from 2-0 goals down to defeat a resilient Japan team 3-2 with a late goal from Nacer ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 2, 2018

Drama in Nigerian football as Giwa takes over NFF

Were we naive to expect calmer times in Nigerian football and especially the NFF after our early World Cup exit? ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 2, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Neymar’s Brazil turns on the style to the Quarter-Finals in 2-0 victory over Mexico

Neymar was the star of his show as his performance ensured Brazil a Quarter-Final berth at the expense of Mexico. ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJuly 2, 2018

BREAKING: Salah signs contract extension at Liverpool

Egyptian King Mo Salah has signed a new long-term contract with Liverpool until 2023. After his incredible first season at ...

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