Messi ruled out of El Clasico after breaking his arm in win over Sevilla

La Liga’s defending champion, Barcelona have been handed a big injury blow ahead of El Clasico clash with eternal rival, Real Madrid as superstar Lionel Messi has been ruled out for up to three weeks after breaking his arm in…

‘Death threats almost forced me to quit Super Eagles”- says Odion Ighalo

  Super Eagles striker, Jude Ighalo, says the death threats himself and his family members got after Nigeria’s exit from the 2018 World cup tournament in Russia, almost forced him to retire from International football. In an interview with KweseESPN,…

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VICTOR AKAH: UNEARTHING AN EAGLE IN THE DESERT

BY SOLAPE LAWAL-SOLARIN Rarity. Oddity. Unbelievable. These are words that best describe the spotting of an eagle in a strange habitat. Renowned for living afar; far flung areas, where human contact are minimal. The Eagle remains a gem, cherished. Its…

LAGOS UNVEILS PLAN FOR 2019 ACCESS BANK LAGOS CITY MARATHON RACE

No fewer than 150,000 athletes both locally and internationally are expected to participate in the 4th edition of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode said on Monday. Addressing a press conference at Lagos House in…

Usain Bolt scores first two goals in professional football 

Usain Bolt, 32, has scored his first goals in his second trial match for a Australia’s Central Coast Mariners to boost his chances of becoming a professional footballer. The Jamaican eight-time Olympic sprint champion and world’s fastest man scored the…

EA Sports removes Ronaldo from all online branding for FIFA’19 following rape allegation

  Cristiano Ronaldo featured prominently in the internet, advertising for the wildly football video game, EA Sports, but he has recently been removed from all social media promotions for the game as well as from banner pictures on EA Sports’…

Germany wins right to host Euro 2024 Championship

Germany have won the right to host the 2024 European Championship. The three-time winners of the competition who hosted the event in 1988, won 2024 hosting right after they beat Turkey in a vote by UEFA’s executive committee in Nyon,…

FIFA THE BEST AWARD: Luka Modric breaks Ronaldo, Messi duopoly to win World best football player

Real Madrid and Croatian star, Luka Modric has been crowned world player of the year, bringing an end to Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi ‘s decade of dominance to an end. At the FIFA Best awards at London’s Royal Festival…

‘I’ll Fight Anyone, Even King Kong’ – Heavy weight champion Anthony Joshua, boasts

Just as heavy weight champion Anthony Joshua, stepped away from his latest Wembley thriller, he sent out a clarion call to the rest of the world’s heavyweights. ‘I’m ready for all of you,’ he thundered after knocking out Alexander Povetkin.…

Anthony Joshua knocks out Alexander Povetkin in the seventh round to retain world heavyweight titles

British-Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua has defeated Alexander Povetkin to maintain his unbeaten record after successful winning his 22nd bout. The 28-year-old who produced a spectacular display at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday night emphatically knocked the Russian boxer, 38, in…