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Rio Ferdinand, a former Manchester United defender, has claimed that Chelsea owners, under the leadership of Todd Boehly interfered in the work of manager Thomas Tuchel before sacking him. Boehly relieved Tuchel from his duties after Chelsea’s Champions League 1-0 defeat to Dinamo Zagreb last week. The American quickly appointed Brighton coach, Graham Potter to […]

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Wolves signed former Chelsea and Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa on Monday on a season-long deal. The 33-year-old has been without a club since leaving Brazilian side Atletico Mineiro in January. Wolves were in need of attacking options after new signing Sasa Kalajdzic suffered a cruciate knee ligament injury on his debut against Southampton penultimate […]

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Chelsea legend, John Terry, believes Jose Mourinho is one of the world’s best managers. Terry said this while offering his last thoughts on Thomas Tuchel, who was sacked as Chelsea manager a few days ago, as the west London club now moves on to the future with Graham Potter. The former England defender was reacting […]

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Kamaru Usman lost his welterweight title to Briton Leon Edwards at the UFC 278 but that didn’t stop him from getting a huge amount of money following his fight. Usman (20-2 MMA, 15-1 UFC) was knocked out in brutal fashion by Edwards (20-3 MMA, 12-2 UFC) in their title fight at UFC 278 in August. […]

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All Premier League matches this weekend have been postponed as a mark of respect following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, it was announced on Friday. “To honour her extraordinary life and contribution to the nation, and as a mark of respect, this weekend’s Premier League match round will be postponed, including Monday evening’s game,” […]

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Chelsea defender, Thiago Silva has finally reacted to Chelsea’s owners’ decision to sack Thomas Tuchel as the club’s manager. The Brazilian sent out a heartfelt message to his former boss at PSG and now at Chelsea saying he wished he ‘could have done more’ to keep the German in the job. The former Paris Saint-Germain […]

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Nigeria’s world record holder Tobi Amusan set a new record on Thursday as she won another trophy after finishing in 12.29s to successfully defend her Diamond League title. She won the women’s 100 meters hurdles at this year’s Diamond League in Zurich. Kendra Harrison of the United States and Britany Anderson of Jamaica finished second […]

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Graham Potter was appointed as Chelsea’s new manager on Thursday after leaving Brighton to replace the sacked Thomas Tuchel at Stamford Bridge. Potter has agreed a five-year contract to take charge of the Premier League club, who praised his “progressive football and innovative coaching”. The 47-year-old earned widespread admiration for his work at Brighton. He […]

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Chelsea Football Club on Wednesday parted company with Head Coach Thomas Tuchel. This is coming barely 24 hours after the Blues suffered a shocking 1-0 defeat in Tuesday’s Champions League opening match. This was revealed in a statement issued by the club on its website. The Premier League team said Chelsea’s coaching staff would take […]

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Manchester United manager, Erik ten Hag, has explained the decision behind his starting XI to face Arsenal on Sunday. Ten Hag has left captain Harry Maguire, Cristiano Ronaldo and Casemiro on the bench for the game at Old Trafford. However, Antony, who only arrived this week from Ajax, starts against the Gunners. On starting Antony, […]

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Former Arsenal captain, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has arrived in London to complete a switch to Chelsea from Barcelona. The striker has been pictured in London ahead of his move to Chelsea. The Gabon striker offered some short answers to a journalist’s questions as he headed into a London hotel. Asked if he’s happy to be playing […]

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Serena Williams roared into the third round of the US Open on Wednesday, overpowering second seed Anett Kontaveit with a battling performance to extend her Grand Slam singles career in dramatic fashion. The 40-year-old tennis icon – who has signalled she plans to retire after the tournament – drew on all her reserves of resilience […]

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Erling Haaland scored a perfect hat-trick inside 38 minutes to make history as Manchester City crushed Nottingham Forest 6-0 at the Etihad Stadium. Having put City 2-0 up with two early close-range finishes, Haaland converted from John Stones’ header to make it nine goals in his first five Premier League matches – a new competition […]

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Gabriel Martinelli got the winner as Arsenal beat Aston Villa 2-1 to maintain their perfect start to the Premier League season. Douglas Luiz’s goal direct from a corner – the Brazil international’s second such strike this term – had cancelled out compatriot Gabriel Jesus’ first-half opener at Emirates Stadium. Emiliano Martinez was at fault for Jesus’ […]

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Barcelona striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, was the victim of a violent armed robbery at his home in the early hours of Monday, the Spanish club said. “He is ok now, scared but ok,” a Barcelona source told AFP, confirming press reports. At least four men broke into his home in Castelldefels near Barcelona through the garden […]

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Manchester United are preparing a whopping €140m bid for Napoli striker Victor Osimhen before the end of the summer transfer window. According to Il Mattino, a reputable Naples-based outlet, Cristiano Ronaldo’s agent, Jorge Mendes, has told the Serie A giants to expect a massive offer for the Nigeria international. Mendes has been working to secure […]

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Gabriel made up for a horrible error to score the winner against Fulham and maintain leaders Arsenal’s winning start to the Premier League season. The defender lost possession on the edge of his own box to allow Aleksandar Mitrovic to put Fulham ahead. But after Martin Odegaard equalised with a deflected strike, Gabriel redeemed himself […]

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Erling Haaland hit his first Premier League hat-trick to inspire Manchester City’s fightback from two goals down to beat Crystal Palace 4-2 on Saturday. Pep Guardiola’s side were rocked in the first half at the Etihad Stadium as a John Stones own goal and Joachim Andersen’s header put Palace in contention for a shock victory. […]

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The Nigeria Football Federation has explained why the players and officials of the U20 Girls National Team, Falconets, overstayed at the Istanbul Airport. The NFF General Secretary, Dr Mohammed Sanusi, who made the clarification in a statement on Wednesday, maintained that there were a lot of factors that led to the delay the players experienced […]

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Photos of Nigeria’s Super Falconets sleeping on chairs and floor at a Turkish airport in Istanbul, Turkey, have emerged online. The team was said to be travelling from Costa Rica and on a 24-hour layover in Istanbul. Posting the photos to his social media pages, a Super Eagles’ ex-media officer, Collin Udoh, said, “Nigeria’s #Falconets […]