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Cristiano Ronaldo’s penalty miss not new – Allegri

Massimiliano Allegri, Juventus manager broke silence on Cristiano Ronaldo’s penalty miss against Chievo in the Serie A on Monday night. Ronaldo saw his spot-kick brilliantly saved by Stefano Sorrentino in the 52nd minute of the encounter. However, goals from Douglas Costa, Emre Can and Daniele Rugani gave Juventus all three points against Chievo. Allegri said…

Super Falcons walloped Romania 4-1 to finish 3rd at China tournament

The Nigerian Women’s national team defeated their Romanian counterpart 4-1 in China invitational tournament . The win over Romania saw Nigeria through to finish 3rd at the 4-nation invitational tournament . The performance saw the Falcons to finish third after suffering a 3-0 defeat from hosts China in their opening game of the tourney. Chiwendu…

NFF, NIKE meet to strategize for new year

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and its official kit sponsors, NIKE met yesterday in Abuja to review activities for year 2018 and plans for the New Year, the federation has revealed.   The major priority on the agenda was the activation of the new, robust contract signed by the two parties in Asaba, Delta State…

Wilder Vs Fury Rematch In the Works.

Wilder Vs Fury Rematch In the Works. A rematch is likely to happen in Las Vegas between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury before June. This rematch will then clear the way for the long awaited fight WBA-IBF-WBO champion Anthony Joshua (22-0, 21 KOs) and Wilder. A rematch “Wilder Vs Fury” is as a result of…

Amaju Pinnick wants Victor Moses back in the Super Eagles squad.

The president the Nigeria Football Federation believes Victor Moses could be convinced to return to the National team. Moses who made an unexpected announcement of his resignation from the Eagles shortly after the 2018 FIFA World Cup.  The NFF boss has arranged a meeting with the 28-year-old Chelsea player and his agent with a view…

Mikel Obi terminates his contract with Tianjin Teda.

Nigeria Captain, John Mikel Obi, terminates his contract with Tianjin Teda. The former Chelsea midfielder signed a three-year contract with Tianjin Teda in January 2017. He refused to travel with the team for their pre-season training in Spain and announced his departure to end his two – year stay with the club. The Nigeria International,…

Paul Pogba’s Mum gets Guinea FA role

Paul Pogba’s Mum gets Guinea FA role. The mother of Manchester United’s Paul Pogba, Yeo Moriba has been named as the ambassador for women’s football. Moriba, who herself was also a footballer and had played for the Guinea female national football team has expressed his delight at her new role. “I am proud of what…

Ahmed Musa starts 2019 with double goals for Al Nassr

Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa scored twice as Al Nassr walloped hosts Al Jandal 6-0 in the King’s Cup Champion yesterday in Saudi Arabia. The 26-year-old Super Eagles forward started the year 2019 on a bright side after previous four games ended without any goal ended 2018. The Nigeria international is super exited as his…

Veteran WWE Interviewer ‘Mean’ Gene Okerlund Dies at 76

Longtime interviewer “Mean” Gene Okerlund has died, the WWE announced on Wednesday. He was 76. A native of Sisseton, South Dakota, Okerlund was known for his natty attire and mustache. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2006.