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Sports Can Bring The Desire Peace In Nasarawa State- Afiku

As the convener of Eggon Sport and Cultural Festival, what informed this lofty idea? My name is Peter Tony Afiku. I’m from Nasarawa state, Eggon by tribe and based in Lafia. The idea behind this platform, Eggon Sports and Cultural Festival (ESACF) came to me first of all from my …

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Ex-EUFA President Platini Released From Detention

Former France captain Michel Platini was released in the early hours of Wednesday after having been questioned over the awarding of the 2022 FIFA World Cup finals to Qatar. Platini’s lawyer, William Bourdon, said his client was innocent of all charges and that he had been questioned on “technical grounds.” …

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Diogo Dalot Speaks On His Man United Ambitions Amidst New Signings

With Manchester United chasing Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Diogo Dalot has revealed his desire to become the Red Devils first-choice right-back. Despite signing for the club last summer from Portuguese giants Porto, Dalot has failed to nail down a regular starting position with Ashley Young preferred ahead of him. Dalot made 23 appearances across all competitions …

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Women World Cup: The Back “Breaker”

The Super Falcons of Nigeria were unlucky to lose against hosts France in their final Group A game at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. The Nigerians went into the game knowing that a single point would be enough to guarantee their place in the knockout stages of the World Cup …

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Nigeria vs Senegal: Super Eagles Defeated In Final pre-AFCON 2019 friendly

Nigeria lost 1-0 to Senegal in their final warm-up match, before the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off. Idrissa Gueye scored the only goal of the game in the first half. Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, played what might be his preferred starting XI at the tournament, but …

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Infantino Re-elected As FIFA Chief

Gianni Infantino: re-elected unopposed for a fresh four-year term FIFA President Gianni Infantino was re-elected unopposed today at the congress of world football’s governing body in Paris, with a pledge to splash more money on football development in 211 member associations. FIFA spent $1.1bn between 2015-18 and Infantino said the …

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Football- Asamoah Gyan goes broke, left with N300k

Blасk Stars of Ghana сарtаіn, Aѕаmоаh Gуаn, hаѕ rероrtеdlу fіlеd a bаnk ѕtаtеmеnt in court tо рrоvе thаt hе has gone broke. In a report by MуNеwѕGH.соm, thе ассоunt dеtаіlѕ ѕubmіttеd by Gуаn іndісаtе that he only hаѕ GHC 4000 (equivalent of N300k) wіth thе National Invеѕtmеnt Bаnk (NIB). “Mу …

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Manchester United Sack Manager Jose Mourinho

Manchester United have sacked manager Jose Mourinho. The club said he had left with immediate effect, adding they “would like to thank Jose for his work during his time at Manchester United and to wish him success in the future”. A new caretaker manager will be appointed until the end …

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Sport Transfer: Barcelona, Inter Milan speak on Messi joining Ronaldo in Serie A

Barcelona spokesman, Josep Vives, has spoken on Lionel Messi’s reported move from the club. Vives said he cannot imagine Messi leaving the Camp Nou after Cristiano Ronaldo left Real Madrid to join Juventus earlier this month. Ronaldo had a release clause worth €1 billion in his contract, but Real Madrid …

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Tyson Fury calls Anthony Joshua a Disgrace, after refusing to fight Wilder

Tyson Fury has labelled Anthony Joshua a disgrace for not reaching an agreement to fight Deontay Wilder in the United States. Joshua holds the International Boxing Federation (IBF), World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Organization (WBO) and International Boxing Organisation (IBO) heavyweight titles, but failed to reach a deal with …

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