Category: Sports

Sundowns’ Road to African glory

The Brazilians of SA – Mamelodi Sundowns – were finally crowned African champions on their second attempt with a 3-1 aggregate win against Egyptian side...

Iheanacho pleads with City fans

Kelechi Iheanacho has appealed to Manchester City fans to exercise patience with the team following underwhelming displays in recent matches. The Citizens have failed to...

Klopp hits back at doubters

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has said that he is losing respect for critics who continue to question his side’s defensive frailties. Liverpool overcame a nervy...

Balogun returns from injury

Leon Balogun has made a successful return from injury for German club, FSV Mainz. The defender sustained an injury on September 24 during his club’s Bundesliga game...

Review of Nigerians in Euro leagues

Nigerian stars were in action for their respective clubs in the major leagues across Europe at the weekend. While some failed to fly with their clubs, others did the...

First case of CTE diagnosed in MMA fighter

He was only 25, but Jordan Parsons was a cage fighter, a professional mixed martial artist who on his best nights beat his opponents into submission. On his worst...

IOC may move some Tokyo 2020 Olympic events to South Korea

The International Olympic Committee is considering moving the rowing and canoeing events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to South Korea in an attempt to cut soaring costs,...

‘I will be embarking on another trek for President Buhari’

Mr Suleiman Hashimu, who trek from Lagos to Abuja to celebrate the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 general elections, is to embark on another trek for the...

NFF puts Eagles on high alert

Nigeria Football Federation president, Amaju Pinnick has said the Super Eagles will be given the best of preparations for the FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifier against...

Alex Iwobi ‘proud’ of rise through Arsenal ranks

Alex Iwobi has admitted to feeling “proud” of the way he has risen through the Arsenal ranks to become a regular starter under Arsene Wenger this season. The...