Tag: soccer

Oreoluwa PetersMay 25, 2016

Ex-Real Madrid manager, Rafa Benitez to stay on at Football Championship side, Newcastle United

It has been confirmed that Rafa Benitez will stay on as the manager of relegated premier league outfit, Newcastle United. ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 18, 2016

John Terry is staying at Chelsea for one more year

Happy news coming from Stamford Bridge as John Terry who is refereed to the fans as ‘Captain Fantastic’ has signed ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 19, 2016

Heineken House Lagos returns for the UEFA Champions League

Heineken®, the world’s most valuable international premium beer brand returns for its 11th consecutive year of UEFA Champions League sponsorship with ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 21, 2016

Life after Super Eagles: Daniel Amokachi gets new coaching job in Finland

Good times are here for Daniel Amokachi, the former assistant manager of the Super Eagles! Amokachi has been offered a ...

Isime EseneDecember 31, 2014

Oma Akatugba profiles Vincent Enyeama: He stands head and shoulders above all else (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2014 Nominee)

by Oma Akatugba When you take a critical look at the year 2014 in sports in Nigeria. It leaves mixed ...

July 31, 2014

TOO CUTE! Obafemi Martins and his son hit the streets (LOOK)

by S’ola Filani Obafemi Martins – ace footballer, ace father! The soccer star shared a photo of himself taking a ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 29, 2014

“Moyes left a broken team for me” – Van Gaal pulls no punches in new interview

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Manchester United’s manager Louis van Gaal, has claimed that he inherited a “broken” squad from David Moyes. ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 28, 2014

“It doesn’t make sense” | Harry Redknapp responds to Remy’s failure with Liverpool medicals (READ)

by Mark Bassey Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp, has said that he does believe Loic Remy failed his medicals ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 25, 2014

Will Ozil, Podolski and Mertesacker might miss first league game? Wenger says yes

by Mark Bassey Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger, has said that the trio of Mesut Ozil, Lukas Podolski and Per Mertesacker, ...

June 22, 2014

And Pres. Jonathan celebrated Osaze Odemwingie’s match-winning goal thus… (See Photos)

by S’ola Filani Nigeria made Africa proud last night by winning against Bosnia-Herzegovina in their second match of the ongoing World Cup ...

April 20, 2014

Book review: Sir Alex Ferguson through the eyes of a Man. United fan

by Shafi’i Muhammad Abdulhamid “It was important to the Glazers that there was no long period of speculation when my retirement ...

April 15, 2014

Opinion: Chelsea’s Jose Mourinho as a metaphor of purpose

by Joseph Oluyi From the story of Mourinho above, one thing stands out: This man is a remarkable success. In ...

March 21, 2014

‘Ifreke talks Sports: Bayern and Madrid are in the semi-finals – 5 things we learnt from the UCL draws

by ‘Ifreke Inyang 1. Bayern Munich will rip United apart No team has ever retained the UEFA Champions League, but ...

January 13, 2014

Opinion: Isa Hayatou and the ruse called Glo CAF Awards

by Maxwell Adeyemi Adeleye Lastly, dear Africans, without being immodest and sentimental, i declare that it is time for Isa ...

January 11, 2014

Sorry ladies, he’s taken: Chelsea’s Mikel Obi shows off the stunning lady who makes him tick (See Photos)

by Akan Ido Super Eagles and Chelsea FC defensive midfielder, Mikel Obi recently showed off the beautiful lady responsible for ...

January 10, 2014

‘BREAKING: Psquare to return money paid for wack performance’: Top 10 reactions to Psquare’s Glo CAF Awards display

by  Tutu Akinlabi The Glo CAF Awards held yesterday night at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos ...

October 30, 2013

HORRIFIC: Former Brazilian football player’s HEAD found dumped outside his front door

Brazilian police are investigating the death of a soccer player, who was decapitated and whose head was found by his ...

September 4, 2013

What a nasty gash! Manchester United star, Wayne Rooney shares head injury picture on Facebook (Viewers Discretion)

Wayne Rooney has posted a graphic picture on Facebook showing the head injury that forced him out of England’s next ...

September 1, 2013

OMG! What were they thinking? Couple caught having sex on the field in Danish stadium (PHOTO)

One of the beautiful game’s most sacred traditions is a pitch invasion- when fans descend on the field after the match ...

July 18, 2013

Tax fraud: Former Super Eagles player, Taiye Taiwo to lose €600,000 Marseilles mansion

by Rachel Ogbu Former Super Eagles player Taiye Taiwo has been indicted for tax fraud in France, new reports say. ...

July 6, 2013

SHOCKING: Brazilian soccer referee beheaded by angry fans after he stabbed player

A soccer referee in Brazil was gruesomely quartered and beheaded after he fatally stabbed a player on the field during ...

March 18, 2013

Giorgos Katidis banned from Greek national football team for life for giving Nazi salute (VIDEO)

Greek soccer player Giorgos Katidis has been banned from his national team for life after giving a Nazi salute while ...

March 15, 2013

“Incredible!”: Defender, Mor Diouf scores goal from 64 meters (WATCH)

Mor Diouf may never hold a job with the telephone company, but the Supersport United defender is clearly a long-distance ...

February 1, 2013

African American footballer verbally abused with “monkey” chants by Dutch fans scores goal regardless

Soccer fans of the Dutch club FC Den Bosch were verbally  abusing American striker Jozy Altidore with monkey chants during ...

December 2, 2012

Arsenal FC chairman suffers heart attack

Arsenal chairman Peter Hill-Wood has suffered a heart attack and is recuperating in hospital. The 76-year-old was taken ill on ...

November 15, 2012

TICKER: Man creates indestructible football for kids – See Photos

After seeing kids in poor and war-torn countries forgetting about their daily lives by playing football with balls made of ...

November 15, 2012

Opinion: On a night when England was ‘Zlaughtered’ by Ibrahimovic

by ‘Ifreke Inyang    Even his national team coach was in awe. Erik Hamren said: “Sometimes, when Ibrahimovic is doing ...

August 7, 2012

#Missing: Seven Cameroonian athletes disappear at London 2012

by Isi Esene The mission head of the Cameroonian contingent to the London Olympic Games has confirmed the disappearance of ...

July 28, 2012

Former Chelsea forward, Andriy Shevchenko goes forward into politics

by Isi Esene Former Chelsea stiker, Andriy Shevchenko has announced that he’ll be dropping the round-leather game for the game ...

July 21, 2012

“No chance” – Sir Alex Ferguson promises no repeat of Manchester United’s Champions League exit

by Adeniyi Abdul Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has ruled out any possibility of the club suffering a similar ...

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