Kanu Nwakwo recovers stolen £8,250 in Russia

The good news reaching us now is that Nigerian football legend and former Super Eagles captain, Kanu Nwankwo has reportedly recovered his stolen £8,250 from Russian Police. The 41-year-old Arsenal legend was recently robbed by two loaders at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport after he landed in Russia from London ahead of…

Nwankwo Kanu Reportedly Robbed Of Over £8000 At Moscow Airport

Former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu Reportedly Robbed Of Over £8000 At Moscow Airport Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu had $11,000 US dollars (£8228) in cash stolen from his suitcase in Moscow after he arrived from London. Russian police said it was taken by two loaders at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport. Kanu, 41,…

Zinedine Zidane Resigns As Real Madrid’s Coach

Zinedine Zidane has announced that he will be stepping down as Real Madrid boss after two-and-a-half years in charge of the club. The Frenchman called an unexpected press conference on Thursday afternoon to confirm that he will be leaving his position as the first-team head coach, despite his continued success…

Nigeria’s Jersey to Russia 2018 World Cup Voted Best In the World- Nike

The Nigerian jersey has been voted the best jersey out of the 32 nations ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. In a poll conducted by Sky Sports, the Nigerian shirt garnered over 40,000 votes to beat world champions Germany to second place with 21,000 votes. It will be…

This Super Eagles Team is the youngest, most disciplined and without any bonus issue in history-NFF President Pinick

Mr Amaju Pinick, the current NFF President, while addressing the President, Muhammadu Buhari and his Vice, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday said that he was grateful to the President for giving them the necessary supports and an enabling environment to thrive which has enabled them to have a sterling performance thus…

2018 World Cup: Buhari Tells Super Eagles To Come Back With The Trophy

As part of the preparation towards a successful football tournament, President Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo this morning played host to the Super Eagles at the Presidential Villa in Abuja where all the players and the trainers were present. President Buhari asked the Nigerian team to play a clean…

FIFA legends squad: Okocha named in alongside Cafu, Gomes, Others ahead of 2018 World Cup

As 2018 FIFA World Cup draws closer, many events are taking place within nations and at international levels. One of such is the naming of FIFA legends ahead of the world cup. Nigerian football legend and Super Eagles captain, Austin Jay-Jay Okocha, has been named in the FIFA Legends squad…

24-year-old undergraduate commits suicide because Liverpool loses to Real Madrid in UCL Finals

A Second Year Bachelor of Education student at St. Augustine University of Tanzania, Mr Moses Mashaka, schooling on Mbeya campus committed suicide after English football club, Liverpool, lost to Spanish giants Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League final held in Kiev, Ukraine last Saturday. Tanzania’s Global Publishers reported that…

Sergio Ramos: Petition calling for punishment nears 400,000 signatures

A petition calling for FIFA or UEFA to punish Sergio Ramos for his challenge on Mohamed Salah reached nearly 400,000 signatures Monday. The Change.org campaign has a goal of 500,000 signatures. The petition seeks a reprimand for the Real Madrid defender from one of the sport's governing bodies. Ramos and…

Lionel Messi´s hat-trick helps Argentina Beat Haiti in 4:0 Pre-World Cup Match

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick to power Argentina to a 4-0 victory in their World Cup warm-up match against Haiti – and said lifting the World Cup would be the nation’s “dream”. The Barcelona forward fired a penalty into the back of the net to open the scoring after 17…