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Diego Maradona: Three Days of National Mourning Begins as Tributes Pour in_Ada Nkong

Today's football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo "could not even dream" of being admired as much as Diego Maradona was, says his former Argentina team-mate Ossie Ardiles. Three days of national mourning have begun in Argentina after Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of 60.His body will lie in state at the Casa… Continue reading Diego Maradona: Three Days of National Mourning Begins as Tributes Pour in_Ada Nkong

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Football Legend Maradona Passes on at 60_Ada Nkong

Legendary footballer, Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60.Reports say he died as a result of cardiac arrest. Recall that the legend recently underwent an operation to remove a blood clot on his brain few weeks ago . Sources say he took ill after his side beat Patronato 3-0 and was taken to… Continue reading Football Legend Maradona Passes on at 60_Ada Nkong

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Chelsea midfielder tests positive for coronavirus_Femi Ehiabhi,

Chelsea midfielder Kai Havertz has gone into self-isolation after testing positive for the coronavirus. Havertz’s Covid-19 test was revealed after the German was missing from Chelsea’s squad for their Champions League clash with Rennes at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. “Frank Lampard has confirmed Kai Havertz has tested positive for Covid-19,” a statement on Chelsea’s website… Continue reading Chelsea midfielder tests positive for coronavirus_Femi Ehiabhi,

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Barcelona down Juventus with goals from Messi, Dembele_Femi Ehiabhi

Barcelona have taken command of Group G in the UEFA Champions League after a convincing 2-0 win at a Cristiano Ronaldo-less Juventus on Wednesday as part of Matchday 2. Ousmane Dembele scored in the first half, Juventus defender Merih Demiral was shown a red card late and Lionel Messi converted a penalty kick in stoppage… Continue reading Barcelona down Juventus with goals from Messi, Dembele_Femi Ehiabhi

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Defending champions, Bayern Munich beats Lokomotiv Moscow 2-1_Femi Ehiabhii

Lokomotiv Moscow were on course for a commendable point before Joshua Kimmich scored spectacularly to give Bayern Munich a 2-1 win. Joshua Kimmich scored a late 20-yard stunner to secure Champions League holders Bayern Munich a 2-1 victory over a Lokomotiv Moscowside that threatened to cause an upset. Leon Goretzka scored his second goal in as many European matches to… Continue reading Defending champions, Bayern Munich beats Lokomotiv Moscow 2-1_Femi Ehiabhii

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Real Madrid ease pressure on Zidane with rousing victory over Barca_Femi Ehiabhi

Real Madrid averted a crisis in the best possible way on Saturday by beating Barcelona 3-1 in the first empty Clasico, landing an early blow in La Liga’s title race. Barca had the chance to inflict a third consecutive defeat on their rivals and increase the pressure on Zinedine Zidane. Instead, Madrid’s win earns them… Continue reading Real Madrid ease pressure on Zidane with rousing victory over Barca_Femi Ehiabhi

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West Ham Draw Proves Rodri Needs to Learn to Adapt to Man City’s Needs_Femi Ehiabhi

When your team takes an early lead there’s arguably no better midfielder in the Premier League to have in your side than Rodri. The Spaniard is a master in the art of keeping hold of the ball, strolling around the midfield at a walking pace as the game is kept ticking over and the opposition… Continue reading West Ham Draw Proves Rodri Needs to Learn to Adapt to Man City’s Needs_Femi Ehiabhi

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The King’: Brazilian soccer great Pele turns 80_Femi Ehiabhi

Few players have touched the game of soccer like Pele. The Brazilian, who turned 80 on Friday, is still considered as one of the greatest players to ever play the game and remains the only man in history to win three World Cups. Even those who don't follow football know his name; it's synonymous with the… Continue reading The King’: Brazilian soccer great Pele turns 80_Femi Ehiabhi

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Arsenal set to leave Mesut Ozil out of Europa League squad_Femi Ehiabhi

Mesut Ozil will not be in Arsenal's Europa League squad when it is announced on Thursday. The 31-year-old has not played for the Gunners since March and his future at the club has been in doubt for some time, with boss Mikel Arteta recently saying it has been "very difficult" for Ozil to break back into… Continue reading Arsenal set to leave Mesut Ozil out of Europa League squad_Femi Ehiabhi