Chelsea will reportedly open talks with manager Jose Mourinho on a new four-year contract. The Portuguese coach signed a four-year deal when he returned for his second spell in charge in 2013, but it is believed that the Blues want to increase his salary and extend that contract for another
Chelsea host PSG on Wednesday night in their Champions League last-16 second-leg clash with the comfort of a vital away goal. Branislav Ivanovic scored for the Blues in the 1-1 draw in Paris three weeks ago, before Edinson Cavani’s second-half equaliser kept the French side firmly in the tie.
Nigerian West Brom of England, Brown Ideye has revealed how his mother cried when she learnt of his first contract with a Switzerland club. Having left home at 16 to pursue football against his mom’s wishes, Ideye is thankful he can smile now.
The Nigerian Golden Eaglets which represents the Country’s U-17 national team secured a ticket to the 2015 FIFA World Cup in Chile after thrashing Zambia 3-1 in their final Group A match at the ongoing African U-17 Championship in Niger. This result now makes Nigeria the highest scorer among other countries
Real Madrid sustained a crushing 4 – 0 defeat to Atletico Madrid last Saturday, 7th February, and the ball boy who was watching at the sideline of the soccer field may have been a bit judgmental on the captain “Cristiano Ronaldo“. The video footage below shows the stern looking ball boy
The Egyptian government has agreed to pay $3,280 as compensation to the families of fans who died outside an Egyptian soccer stadium on Sunday. Health Ministry’s spokesman said on Tuesday in Cairo that the final toll was 19 dead, but the public prosecutor’s office said there were 22 fatalities while
In an interview with Punch, Ex-international “Garba Lawal” expressed his concerns over the idea of hiring an expatriate coach for the national team, Super Eagles, especially because the Nigerian currency continues to be devalued against the US Dollars and any such venture will be quite expensive for the country. He further explained that based
On Sunday’s 1st of February match for the AFCON qualifying round, Ghana beat Guinea 3 – 0 to progress to the semi-final. On the other match, Ivory Coast also defeated Algeria 3 – 1 to qualify for the next round. The first scorer for Ghana was Christian Atsu, who is attached to
Cameroon had a graceful exit from Group D of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2015 qualifying round on Wednesday, 28th January after a 1-0 defeat to Ivory Coast. The team had earlier locked in a goalless 1 – 1 draw with Mali and Guinea of the same group. Ivory Coast
Former Super Eagles Captain and football great, Kanu Nwankwo recently announced the opening of a studio and modelling agency and invites the public for an audition this coming Saturday, 31st January. The studio, which includes a school of photography, video and sound effect production is named “Papilo“, a pseudonym he had acquired over the years while
Brazilian Striker Neymar who joined FC Barcelona in May 2013 is feeling more comfortable than ever at the club. While speaking at the Baruel agreement presentation a few days ago, Neymar said:“this is my best moment at Barça. I am getting better all the time but there is still a lot left
The current reigning female footballer of the year in Africa, Asisat Lamina Oshoala signed on with Liverpool football club on Friday, 23rd January. The Liverpool female club has its own followings among its fan base and Oshoala represents the first female from Africa to be signed on to the club.
Retired football star and model, David Beckham was well known as a fashion-forward guy even when he was strutting and juggling on the soccer field as the world’s camera focused on the matches he played. Now, post retirement and at 39 years old, the football legend re-establishes himself as a