Thursday, 29 October, 2020

Category: Sports


Thiago Alcantara (AFP Photo/GUENTER SCHIFFMANN)‌ Liverpool signed Spain midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich for a reported fee of £20 million ($26 million) on Friday. Thiago agreed to a “long-term contract” with the Premier League champions after deciding to end Read more…


Sadiq Umar‌ British-Nigerian boxer, Sadiq Umar, has been hospitalised after his 12th-round defeat to Russian, Fyodor Chudinov, in a super middleweight bout. According to reports in Russia, Sadiq reportedly began to cough up blood after his defeat by technical knockout, Read more…


Alex Iwobi may struggle for playing time at English Premier League side, Everton, following the arrival of Colombian and 2014 World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez. Iwobi, who joined Everton last summer after spending seven years at Arsenal, failed Read more…


Former U-20 and U-23 coach, Godwin Uwua, says he was unfairly treated by officials of the Nigeria Football Federation during his time with the youth national teams U-20 and U-23 teams. The Makurdi-based coach claimed he resigned as Flying Eagles Read more…


Former head coach of the Super Falcons, Eucharia Uche, has ruled out the possibility of the women’s national team and their male counterparts, the Super Eagles, receiving equal pay. On Thursday, Brazil became the fourth country after Australia, Norway and Read more…


I’ve been selling cooked food here at the stadium since 1992. I can’t understand what’s happening. We were given a 14-day ultimatum to move our belongings out of the stadium, which we complied, and now they’ve demolished my shop along Read more…


Lionel Messi said on Friday he will stay at Barcelona, insisting he could never go to court against “the club of his life”. But he launched a stinging attack on Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu, whom he accused of going Read more…


The Africa Cup of Nations trophy retained has reportedly been “stolen” from the Egyptian Football Association headquarters in Cairo. The Egyptian Football Federation confirmed to Goal that the trophy won by the Pharaohs three times in a row has been lost. Ex-Egyptian Read more…


Manchester City are crunching the numbers to work out if they would be able to sign Lionel Messi without breaching Finan­cial Fair Play rules if the Barcelona star becomes available, sources have told ESPN. City know any deal for Mes­si Read more…


Gutted Lionel Messi has decided to leave Barcelona this coming season,Citynewsng.com reports. According to Goal.com, Barca playmaker has now told club president, Josep Maria bartomeu that he wants to leave the club. Details shortly…