Category: Sports

‘I’m raring to go’ – Atletico’s Trippier

Atletico Madrid defender Kieran Trippier says there are “no excuses” for his form at Tottenham last season. Trippier, 28, joined the Spanish side for £20m...

Real Madrid call off Bale’s China move

Gareth Bale’s move to China is off after Real Madrid cancelled the deal, with the Wales winger now set to stay at the Spanish club. Bale, 30, had been expected to...

FIFA call for zero-tolerance towards racism

Football’s world governing body FIFA has called on the game’s authorities around the world to implement a “zero-tolerance” policy against racism. In a letter...

Micah Richards retires at 31

Former England, Manchester City and Aston Villa defender Micah Richards has announced his retirement at the age of 31. He has succumbed to a long-term knee injury that...

Napoli agree deal with Lille to sign Nicolas Pepe

Napoli have agreed a deal in principle to sign Ivory Coast winger Nicolas Pepe, says Lille president Gerard Lopez. The 24-year-old has been linked with a move to several...

Everton to bid £60m plus player for Wilfried Zaha

Zaha wants to test himself at a new club after four-and-a-half years at Palace, who finished 12th in the Premier League last season. His preference would be to remain in...

Coach Bonfrere Jo: Super Eagles are rotten

Former Super Eagles’ coach Bonfrere Jo says the Super Eagles lacked the tactical cohesion to excel at just concluded 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt but...

 2019 AFCON: Bronze winning Eagles arrive Abuja

Super Eagles team that won the bronze medal of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nation after beating Tunisia 1-0 in the third place match in Egypt on Wednesday landed in Abuja...

Nur-Sultan 2019 World Para Powerlifting Championships: Bose Omolayo shine

Reigning Paralympic champion, Nigeria’s Bose Omolayo delivered an explosive performance as she broke the world record en route to taking the women’s up to 79kg gold...

Frank Lampard wants Hudson-Odoi to sign new deal

Frank Lampard says he wants Callum Hudson-Odoi to sign a new deal at Chelsea, amid interest from Bayern Munich. Chelsea head coach Lampard arrived in Japan on Tuesday...