Barcelona have announced that they are suing Neymar for a breach of contract, saying they’re owed €8.5m (around £7.8m) from last year’s renewal bonus. Neymar left Barcelona for Paris St Germain for a world record transfer fee of £198m three weeks ago. “Barcelona decided to take these actions in defence of their interests, after a […]
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World Football Governing body FIFA has just announced its list of nine nominees for the award of best women’s coach. The list includes Nigerian national team coach Florence Omagbeni . Her nomination follows her feat of becoming the first woman to win the Africa Women Cup of Nations both as a player and a coach. […]
It gives Bolt just under three weeks to get himself fit after he pulled up in the farewell race of his career, last Sunday’s 4x100m final at the World Championships in London. Bolt has long been a Red Devils fan and at various times has talked up his ambition to play professional football. Now with […]
Cristiano Ronaldo was handed a five-match ban by the Spanish football federation (RFEF) on Monday for pushing referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea after being sent-off in Real Madrid’s 3-1 Spanish Super Cup, first leg win over Barcelona. The World Player of the Year was given a one-match ban for being shown two yellow cards and […]
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt‘s glittering career ended in a limp after he pulled up injured in his final ever race. The athletics legend was his country’s anchorman in the 4x100m final at the World Championships in London. And with Great Britain and the United States ahead when he received the baton, Bolt’s ankle gave thus, […]
Floyd Mayweather has stated that going the distance with Conor McGregor will be considered a victory by the UFC star. Both fighters have predicted stoppage victories , as they hope to end the match without going the distance in Las Vegas. Mayweather is of a mind that McGregor can find solace in going the distance […]
Jose Mourinho has lauded Lukaku’s performance in the 2-1 Super Cup loss to Madrid, despite the striker missing an open goal. Los Blancos claimed victovictory in Skopje, thanks to goals from Casemiro and Isco, who was named man of the match. Lukaku scored just after the hour to reduce the deficit, having already missed a […]
Jose Mourinho insists the gap that separates his side from Real Madrid is quite obvious ahead of the Super Cup clash on Tuesday. Mourinho claimed victory in the UEFA Europa League last season to set up the super cup showdown in Skopje. The Red Devils have bolstered their squad with the addition of Lindelof, Matic […]
Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale have been named in the Real Madrid squad for the Uefa Super Cup encounter against Manchester United. The Portuguese is in line to make his first appearance of the season after returning from holiday following Portugal’s participation in the Confederations Cup. 📝 #RealMadrid 2⃣4⃣ 🆚 @ManUtd#RMSuperCup #RMMovistar pic.twitter.com/b0Drb0X3DO — Real […]
American track and Sprinter, Justin Gatlin has revealed that Usain bolt was gracious enough, after he defeated the Jamaican in 100m final in London yesterday. The London crowd booed Gatlin each time he appeared before the crowd, only to stun their favorite in the final. Gatlin said, “It’s just so surreal right now. “Usain has […]
Justin Gatlin has beaten world record holder Usain Bolt in the men’s 100m at the world athletics championships in London. Bolt finished third behind Gatlin’s fellow American Christian Coleman. Gatlin won in 9.92 seconds, with Bolt clocking a season’s best of 9.95 seconds. When the results were confirmed, Gatlin – who has twice served lengthy […]
Neymar Sr has stated that his son had to leave Barcelona, out of respect for Messi, as he does not want to challenge him for supremacy. Neymar completed his €222 million move to Paris Saint-Germain on Thursday, and his father says he did so because Barcelona is not big enough for both of them. Neymar […]
As the Super Eagles prepares for the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Cameroon, a sport enthusiast and clergy, Prophet Tommy Aika has expressed fears that Nigeria may not qualify for the fiesta if his spiritual messages were not reckoned with. He also said the appointment of a foreign coach, instead of a Nigerian, was not […]
Paris Saint-Germain confirmed the signing of Neymar from Barcelona for a world-record €222 million fee after activating the Brazil international’s buyout clause on Thursday. Paris Saint-Germain is very happy to announce the arrival of Neymar Jr ➡ https://t.co/lKFj4qPDYA #BemvindoNeymarJR 🇧🇷 pic.twitter.com/rSvlBiKX6D — PSG Officiel (@PSG_inside) August 3, 2017 The deal for the Brazilian forward smashes […]
French President Emmanuel Macron is getting in on the Neymar discussion now, following an appearance at a charity event in Paris earlier today. Meeting with PSG President Nasser al-Khelaifi on the sidelines of of a children’s holiday camp, Macron told him: “Congratulations, I understand there’s been some good news.” Al-Khelaifi responded only with a big smile. […]
Former heavyweight world champion Wladimir Klitschko has announced his shock retirement from boxing with immediate effect, ending any chance of a rematch against heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua. The Ukrainian was defeated by Joshua in a heavyweight blockbuster back in April and the Brit was eyeing another colossal bout in Las Vegas on November 11. […]
Nemanja Matic has said it was ‘a very easy decision’ to join Manchester United from Premier League champions Chelsea. The £40m signing has linked up with Jose Mourinho for the second time, having played under the United boss at Stamford Bridge. Matic said the prospect of working with Mourinho at United made it a straightforward choice to leave […]
Manchester United have signed Nemanja Matic from Chelsea on a three-year contract, with the option of a further year. Here’s what Manchester United’s latest summer signing Nemanja Matic had to say after completing his switch to Old Trafford… “I am delighted to have joined Manchester United,” the 28-year-old Serbian said. “To work with Jose Mourinho […]