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France manager, Didier Deschamps has backed Paris Saint-Germain, forward, Kylian Mbappe to win this year’s Ballon d’ Or. Recall that Mbappe was shortlisted for the 2018 Ballon d’Or award last …

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Arsenal have reportedly identified £45million Lille striker, Nicolas Pepe as Danny Welbeck’s replacement at the club. Welbeck suffered a “career-ending” injury during Arsenal’s 0-0 draw with Sporting Lisbon in the …

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Arsenal are reportedly considering Roma striker, Patrik Schick in January, Corriere dello Sport reports. Roma signed Schick before the start of last season, but his progress has stalled due to …

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Former Arsenal player, John Hartson, said the club will push for a Premier League top four spot under their new manager, Unai Emery this season. Hartson also named Allexandre Lacazette …

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Former Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has said that Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo was “gutted” that Manchester United cancelled out his only goal during their Champions League clash on Wednesday. Manchester …

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The last set of Premier League fixtures before the international week, will be played this weekend. Brighton travel to Cardiff City in the first game of the day. The 4pm …

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Manchester United midfielder, Juan Mata’s possible next club after the Red Devils has been revealed. Mata who scored a free-kick in United’s 2-1 victory over Juventus in the Champions League …

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Former Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has named two players that will rule the world of football after Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Wenger told beIN Sports that Paris Saint Germain …

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Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has revealed why Manchester United defeated Juventus in their Champions League game on Wednesday. Wenger told beIN Sports that Juventus struggled due to lack of …

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Manchester City midfielder, Bernardo Silva has named fellow team mates, Raheem Sterling and Leroy Sane as the two players that can rival Paris Saints-Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe for big individual …

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Derby County boss, Frank Lampard has given verdict on Aston Villa assistant manager, John Terry’s coaching career. Lampard, a former team mate with Terry at Chelsea, believes the former defender …

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Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp, believes UEFA should hand out punishments, if any club is found guilty of breaking the rules of Financial Fair Play (FFP). At the end of a …

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Paulo Dybala has revealed what he said to Jose Mourinho after confronting the Manchester United boss, as he taunted the Juventus fans on Wednesday night. Mourinho cupped his hand to …

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Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, regrets buying Alexis Sanchez and believes the club made a mistake in not signing Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic. Sanchez is believed to be unhappy …

Nigeria vs Croatia: 5 things we learnt from Super Eagles’ 2-0 defeat

Nigeria began their 2018 World Cup campaign on a bad note, losing 2-0 to Croatia on Saturday night. The result leaves the Super Eagles bottom of Group D. But what …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Super Eagles lose 2-0 in first Group D match

Nigeria began their 2018 World Cup campaign, with a 2-0 defeat to Croatia on Saturday night. The Super Eagles came into the game, hoping to get at least a point, …

Argentina vs Iceland: Messi speaks on missing penalty, Croatia game

Argentina captain, Lionel Messi, has admitted that if he had scored a second-half penalty, his side would have possibly defeated Iceland. With the game poised at 1-1 after Alfred Finnbogason …

Argentina vs Iceland: Mourinho reacts to Messi’s penalty miss

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has sympathized with Lionel Messi, after he missed a penalty in Argentina’s 1-1 draw with Iceland on Saturday. With the game poised at 1-1 after …

Nigeria v Croatia: Livescore: latest result from Super Eagles World Cup match in Russia

HT Croatia 1 – 0 Nigeria FT: Croatia 2 – 0 Nigeria Nigeria v Croatia: Livescore: latest result from Super Eagles World Cup match in Russia

Argentina vs Iceland: Goalkeeper Halldorsson reveals secret behind saving Messi’s penalty

Iceland goalkeeper, Hannes Halldorsson, has stated that he denied Argentina captain, Lionel Messi from the spot by studying his penalty technique. Haldorsson’s second-half penalty save earned his team a 1-1 …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Buhari speaks with Super Eagles ahead of crucial game [PHOTOS]

President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken with Nigerian players, ahead of their 2018 World Cup opener against Croatia on Saturday. This was confirmed by the official Super Eagles’ Twitter account. “The …

Argentina vs Iceland: Aguero speaks on Messi’s penalty miss

Argentina striker, Sergio Aguero, has spoken about Lionel Messi missing a penalty, as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Iceland in a Group D fixture at the 2018 …

Nigeria vs Croatia: What Argentina’s 1-1 draw with Iceland means for Super Eagles

The biggest shock yet of the ongoing World Cup in Russia happened on Saturday when lowly Iceland held Argentina to a 1-1 draw in the first Group D match of …

Argentina vs Iceland: Messi misses penalty in 1-1 draw

Lionel Messi failed to get off the mark at the 2018 World Cup, missing a penalty as Argentina were held to a 1-1 draw by lowly Iceland, in the first …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Super Eagles’ kit for World Cup 2018 opener confirmed

Nigeria players will wear their new all deep-green shirt for their first match in the 2018 World Cup against Croatia at the Kaliningrad Stadium. The Super Eagles first wore the …

World Cup 2018: I hold goals record, not Cristiano Ronaldo – Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan

Ghana striker, Asamoah Gyan, has hit back after it was wrongly reported that Cristiano Ronaldo had become the first man to score at eight successive major tournaments. Ronaldo netted a …

World Cup 2018: France lucky as VAR system debuts

Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system was used for the first time ever in the World Cup on Saturday when France were awarded a penalty against Australia in Kazan. Atletico Madrid …

World Cup 2018: Brazil’s president sends goodwill message to Super Eagles

Brazil’s president, Michel Temer has expressed his best wishes for Nigeria’s Super Eagles as the team play its first game at Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup. Temer said this when …

2018 World Cup: Croatian coach, Dalic dismisses Musa as bench warmer

Croatian coach, Zlatko Dalic has dismissed Super Eagles winger, Ahmed Musa, saying he is a bench warmer. The player left Leicester City on loan to CSKA Moscow after failing to …

Nigeria v Croatia: Mikel speaks on choice of Uzoho as first choice goalkeeper

Captain of Nigeria national team, John Obi Mikel, has finally spoken about the decision of coach Gernot Rohr to name Francis Uzoho as first choice goalkeeper of the Super Eagles. …

World Cup 2018: Livescore: Result of Argentina vs Iceland

Argentina will face Iceland in their first match in the Russia 2018 World Cup in Russia. Argentina is in Group D of the tournament alongside Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria. To …

Croatia vs Nigeria: Arsenal back Super Eagles to beat Croats

English Premier League side, Arsenal have backed the Super Eagles to beat Croatia in their World Cup Group D clash at the Kaliningrad Stadium Russia today. The Gunners have made …

World Cup 2018: Pique blasts Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring hat-trick against Spain

Barcelona defender, Gerard Pique has slammed forward, Cristiano Ronaldo after the Real Madrid star scored a hat-trick for Portugal against Spain in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Ronaldo opened …

World Cup 2018: Nigeria vs Croatia: Mutiu Adepoju reveals how Super Eagles can win

Former Nigeria international, Mutiu Adepoju has stated that Super Eagles must play a perfect game to beat Croatia on Saturday night at the Kaliningrad Stadium in the 2018 World Cup …

2018 World Cup: Febregas blames Antonio Conte for being left out of tournament

Chelsea star, Cesc Fabregas has blamed his club manager, Antonio Conte for his World Cup snub after watching his Spain national team gift Cristiano Ronaldo his first 2018 World Cup …

Nigeria v Croatia: Rohr confirms 2 players that will definitely play against Croats

Gernot Rohr has confirmed that Ahmed Musa will get playing time in Saturday evening’s World Cup opener against Croatia. Rohr said he does not know if the Leicester City forward …

2018 World Cup: Croatia vs Nigeria: Rohr warned against benching Ezenwa for Uzoho

A former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Emmanuel Okala, has warned the team handler, Gernot Rohr against keeping Enyimba goalie, Ikechukwu Ezenwa on the bench for 19-year-old Francis Uzoho. He said it …

World Cup 2018: I haven’t killed anyone – De Gea reacts to criticism after costly mistake against Ronaldo

Manchester United goalkeeper, David De Gea, has hit out at the lack of support he has received in Spain after a costly mistake against Portugal in their 3-3 draw encounter …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Why it will be hard for Super Eagles to qualify – Kuffour

Former Ghana defender, Samuel Osei-Kuffour, has said that it will be “incredibly difficult” for Nigeria to reach the knockout rounds of the 2018 World Cup. The Super Eagles are in …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Super Eagles starting XI for World Cup 2018 opening match revealed

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has been forced to make two changes to his desired starting XI against Croatia. Leon Balogun is set to sit out the …

2018 World Cup: Onazi reveals Super Eagles target, says they will make big difference in Russia

Nigerian midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has said that Super Eagles first game in Russia 2018 World Cup against Croatia on Saturday is the team’s World Cup final. Onazi said although Nigeria …

2018 World Cup: How Super Eagles can cage Messi, do well in Russia – Taribo West

Former Super Eagles defender, Taribo West has urged Nigerian players to charge up, square their shoulders and challenge the likes of Argentine’s Lionel Messi and others. In a chat with …

World Cup 2018: Argentina vs Iceland: Team news, injuries, possible lineups

Argentina will on Saturday afternoon clash with Iceland at the Spartak Stadium in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The La Albiceleste and Iceland have never met before in FIFA …

2018 World Cup: Hierro speaks on Ronaldo’s hat-trick, his sudden appointment as Spain boss

Spain coach, Fernando Hierro has reacted to Cristiano Ronaldo’s hattrick against his side in the World Cup Group B match on Friday. The newly appointed coach also said that the …

2018 World Cup: Croatian coach, Dalic reveals Super Eagles strength, names players that would trouble his team

The coach of Croatia, Zlatko Dalic has said he knows where the strength of the Super Eagles lie ahead of their group D Russia 2018 World Cup clash tomorrow in …

2018 World Cup: Nigeria v Croatia: Team news, injuries, potential lineups, preferred formations

Croatia and Nigeria will clash in the day-3 of the World Cup in Russia with the Europeans having the better bet to beat the West African side in their first …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Modric reveals best team in Africa, speaks on tactics against Super Eagles

Croatian midfielder, Luka Modric has described Nigeria as the best team in Africa despite FIFA ranking. He also revealed how his side will approach the game. The Super Eagles will …

World Cup 2018: Argentina coach, Sampaoli reveals starting XI against Iceland

Argentina head coach, Jorge Sampaoli has named his starting XI for Saturday’s 2018 World Cup clash against Iceland. Willy Caballero will start in goal for the La Albiceleste, while Rojo, …

Spain vs Portugal: Ronaldo speaks on scoring hat-trick in 3-3 draw

Portugal captain, Cristiano Ronaldo has hailed his hat-trick in their 3-3 draw with Spain, as a “personal best”. Ronaldo produced a display of individual brilliance, as his side avoided defeat …

Nigeria vs Croatia: I am building Super Eagles’ team for 2020 World Cup – Rohr

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has said he is looking beyond the 2018 World Cup in Russia and is building a team for the next edition in …

World Cup 2018: Alan Shearer plays down Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick against Spain

Newcastle legend, Alan Shearer has played down forward, Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick in Portugal’s exciting 3-3 draw with Spain at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Ronaldo opened the scoring on …

Word Cup 2018: Why Egypt lost 1-0 to Uruguay – Siasia

Former Nigeria coach, Samson Siasia has revealed Egypt’s weaknesses that cost them their World Cup opening game against Uruguay on Friday at Ekaterinburg Arena. Egypt held on until the 90th …

Nigeria vs Croatia: Rohr gives update on Balogun’s injury

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has admitted that Leon Balogun is struggling to be fit, for the 2018 World Cup opener against Croatia in Kaliningrad. Balogun picked …

Spain vs Portugal: Mourinho reacts to De Gea’s performance in 3-3 draw

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has spoken on the performance of his first-choice goalkeeper, David De Gea in Spain’s 3-3 draw with Portugal on Friday night. De Gea put in …

World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo set new records in Spain, Portugal draw

Cristiano Ronaldo hit new records in Friday’s Portugal tie against Spain, his first match in World Cup 2018. The Real Madrid striker found the back of the net few minutes …

World Cup 2018: Dogara urges Super Eagles to make Nigeria proud

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has urged Super Eagles players to make Nigerians proud as they prepare for the first match with Croatia in the 2018 World …

World Cup 2018: Rohr, Mikel react to Egypt, Morocco losses

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr and captain Mikel Obi say the team is capable of delivering on its promise of victory on Saturday against Vatreni of Croatia in Nigeria’s …

Spain vs Portugal: Ronaldo nets hat-trick in thrilling 3-3 draw

Cristiano Ronaldo saved Portugal from defeat, scoring a brilliant hat-trick as they drew 3-3 against Spain, in the first game of their 2018 World Cup campaign. The Real Madrid superstar …

World Cup 2018: Nigeria vs Croatia: England goalkeeper, Butland reveals one player to make ‘difference’

England goalkeeper, Jack Butland has backed Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modrić to make the difference for Croatia when they face Nigeria in Saturday’s 2018 World Cup clash at Kaliningrad Stadium. …

World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia FA vows to punish players after 5-0 defeat to Russia

Saudi Arabaia Football Federation chief, Adel Ezzat, has revealed that some players will be punished when they return home, after they lost 5-0 to Russia in the opening match of …