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Nigerian-British Boxer Knocks Out Opponent In Just 20 Seconds

Nigerian-British boxer and Rio 2016 Olympian, Lawrence Okolie took just 20 seconds to score a knockout win on his professional debut. The 24-year-old British cruiserweight, who has Nigerian parents, caught compatriot Geoffrey Cave with two solid right hands. The bout followed Anthony Crolla’s points defeat by Jorge Linares at Manchester Arena. ‘Sorry to everyone that […]

Pique And Shakira To Miss Messi’s Wedding

There are strong indications that Barcelona defender, Gerard Pique, has not been invited to his teammate, Lionel Messi’s wedding, after a personal problem between Shakira and the Argentine’s wife-to-be, Antonella Roccuzzo. Barcelona star Lionel Messi is set to marry fiancee Antonella Roccuzzo this summer According to Spanish newspaper El Pais, the tension is due to an […]

UEFA Champions League Quarter Finals Draw

English Premier League Champions Leicester City will meet 2014 and 2016 finalists Atletico Madrid in the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League It’s a rematch from that unforgettable Uefa Cup showdown between Leicester and Atletico Madrid in 1997. Referee Remi Harrel was escorted off the pitch by security guards after the second leg at Filbert Street […]

Ideye Brown Joins Mikel Obi In China

From West Brom to China in 2 seasons. Nigerian striker Ideye Brown has confirmed his move to Chinese club Tianjin Teda Football club where former Chelsea striker John Mikel Obi currently plays football. He announced his move from Olympiacus on Instagram writing, “Today i’ll fly to China to sign for Tianjin Teda Football club. The […]

Manchester United Wins EFL Cup Final 2017

Manchester United Football Club on Sunday won the EFL Cup final 2017 after defeating. Southampton 3-2. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice, including netting the winner three minutes from time, to help Manchester United beat Southampton 3-2 and win the 2017 EFL Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. Southampton were missing top centre-back Virgil van Dijk […]

Mikel Wins First Game At Chinese Club

Super Eagles skipper, Mikel Obi, has finally grabbed his first victory since moving to the Chinese side, Tianjin TEDA, in January. TEDA defeated Japanese J3 Ryukyu FC 5-2 in their penultimate test game on Wednesday. The modest Chinese Super League (CSL) club have been on an appalling eight-game losing streak against Borussia Monchengladbach U23s, St. […]