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Dennis should be recalled to Eagles – Ex-stars

Watford forward Emmanuel Dennis deserves a recall to the Super Eagles, according to former national team players. Dennis, who has three international caps for the Eagles, last featured for the team in 2020 as a late substitute for Kelechi Iheanacho in the 82nd minute in the team’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra…… Continue reading Dennis should be recalled to Eagles – Ex-stars

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Dennis should be recall to Eagles – Ex-stars

watford forward Emmanuel Dennis deserves a recall back to the Super Eagles, according to former national team players. Dennis, who has three international caps for the Eagles, last featured for the team in 2020 as a late substitute for Kelechi Iheanacho in the 82nd minute in the team’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against…… Continue reading Dennis should be recall to Eagles – Ex-stars

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Messi deserves seventh Ballon d’Or – Fashanu

Former Wimbledon player, John Fashanu, has said he believes former Barcelona captain Lionel Messi deserves the 2021 Ballon d’Or ahead of Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, The PUNCH reports. The Argentina captain on Monday was crowned the 2021 Ballon d’Or winner at a ceremony in Paris, claiming the trophy for the seventh time in his…… Continue reading Messi deserves seventh Ballon d’Or – Fashanu

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Joshua admits Usyk’s loss weighs heavily on him

In a recent interview with iFL TV, Anthony Joshua admitted that his loss to Oleksandr Usyk has weighed heavily on him but that he is using it as fuel to improve. He said, “A lot of times I wake up in the morning and the fight and fighting is on my mind. After the fight,…… Continue reading Joshua admits Usyk’s loss weighs heavily on him

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Aruna eyes more success after Houston feat

Quadri Aruna says he hopes to achieve more success after reaching the quarter-final of the International Table Tennis Federation World Table Tennis Championships in Houston, USA. Aruna became the first African to reach the last eight of the  WTT Championships before losing to 19-year-old Truls Moregard 4-2 (13-11, 11-8, 2-11, 11-4, 12-14, 11-7) on Saturday….… Continue reading Aruna eyes more success after Houston feat

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Salernitana vs Juventus: Dybala, Morata score in Juve’s 2-0 win

Atalanta close in Juventus escaped Salernitana with a hard-fought 2-0 win on Tuesday which brought some positivity after a difficult week, while Atalanta are on the heels of Serie A’s leaders following a Mario Pasalic-inspired 4-0 win over Venezia. Paulo Dybala and Alvaro Morata struck the goals which gave struggling Juve the points at the…… Continue reading Salernitana vs Juventus: Dybala, Morata score in Juve’s 2-0 win

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Eagles relieved to have Okoye for AFCON –Agu

Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Alloy Agu, said the technical crew were relieved after it was confirmed that number one choice goalkeeper Maduka Okoye would be available for the Africa Cup of Nations which is scheduled to take place in Cameroon next year. Okoye suffered a shoulder injury in Sparta Rotterdam’s 1-0 loss to Ajax in…… Continue reading Eagles relieved to have Okoye for AFCON –Agu

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Ranieri backs Troost-Ekong after Leicester blunder

Watford manager Claudio Ranieri has shown his support for William Troost-Ekong after the Super Eagles defender’s blunder resulted in Leicester’s first goal, claiming a 4-2 victory at the King Power Stadium on Sunday. Speaking ahead of Wednesday’s match against Chelsea, Ranieri said he was sure Troost-Ekong would never commit the same blunder again. The Italian…… Continue reading Ranieri backs Troost-Ekong after Leicester blunder

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FIFA staging Club World Cup during AFCON disrespectful -Mido

Former Egypt international Ahmed Hossam Hussein Abdelhamid, publicly known as Mido, has tackled world governing body FIFA for staging the Club World Cup at the same time as the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. The 18th edition of the Club World Cup, which was earlier scheduled for December, will now be held from February…… Continue reading FIFA staging Club World Cup during AFCON disrespectful -Mido

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Butler hails Vincent’s improvement

Miami Heat small forward, Jimmy Butler, has hailed the improvement of Nigerian point guard, Gabe Vincent, in recent games. Vincent has been impressive for the Heat in their last three games, clocking double-figure points from the bench including scoring 20 points to lead the team to a 107-104 win over the Chicago Bulls on Sunday….… Continue reading Butler hails Vincent’s improvement

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