Belgium Seal Brazil Quarterfinal Date With Comeback Victory Over Japan

Belgium will face five-time World Cup winners Brazil in the quarterfinals at the ongoing tournament in Russia after they came from two goals down to beat Japan 3-2 in their last 16 clash. After a goalless first half, the game...

NFF Crisis: FIFA Upholds Pinnick-Led Board

World football's governing body, FIFA has thrown its weight behind the Amaju Pinnick-led NFF board as the crisis engulfing the association deepens. FIFA's stance on the matter was conveyed in a response letter signed by the body's Secretary General, Fatma...

Arsenal Secure Sokratis Transfer From Borussia Dortmund

Arsenal have signed Greek defender Sokratis Papasthathopoulos from German Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund. The 30-year-old joins the North London giants after penning a long-term deal at the club for an undisclosed fee. Sokratis became a Borussia Dortmund player in 2013 after...

Brazil Overpower Mexico Into World Cup Quarters

Five-time World Cup winners Brazil are through to the quarterfinals at the ongoing tournament in Russia following their 2-0 win over Mexico in a last 16 clash played at the Samara Arena in Samara on Monday afternoon. The Mexicans surprisingly...

2018 Golden Boy Award: Mbappe Headlines 100-Man List

The list of nominees for this year's Golden Boy Award and unsurprisingly Paris Saint Germain (PSG) forward Kylian Mbappe headlines it. The 19-year-old French international has been named on the list released by popular Italian media outlet Tuttosport alongside 99...

Dalung Orders NFF To Obey Supreme Court Verdict

  The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports development has ordered the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), a parastatal under it to obey the judgment of the Supreme Court delivered on April 27, 2018, which restored the orders of the Federal...

LeBron James Teams Up With LA Lakers In Mega Deal

Basketball superstar LeBron James has signed a mega deal to join Los Angeles Lakers. James, 33, became a free agent on July 1 after his contract with Cleveland Cavaliers ended. He has signed a four-year contract worth $154m (£116m) with the...

Salah Signs New Long-Term Contract At Liverpool

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah has signed a new long-term contract at the club until 2023. Salah, 26, has been rewarded with a new five-year deal after a phenomenal first year with the Reds. He joined the five-time European champions from Italian...

D’Tigers End FIBA African Qualifiers With Thumping Win Over Mali

Nigeria's senior male basketball team, D'Tigers ended the second leg, first round of the 2019 FIBA World Cup African qualifiers with a one-sided victory over Mali at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Lagos. D'Tigers thrashed Mali...

Iniesta Announces Retirement From International Football

Barcelona legend Andreas Iniesta has announced his retirement from international football. The 34-year-old's decision to retire from the Spain squad came after the former champions were knocked out by hosts Russia at the ongoing FIFA World Cup tournament. Russia defeated Spain...