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  • Man. City crown EPL champions, Man. United loss April 15, 2018 Mancity image

    The team at the bottom of table West Brom Albion crowned Manchester City the English Premier League champions for 2017/2018, after a stunning 1-0 defeat of Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.

    Not that the victory of City was in any doubt, but pundits felt it could be postponed by another week if Manchester United ...

  • Commonwealth Games 2018: Chukwuebuka Enekwechi bags shot put silver April 10, 2018 Chukwuebuka-Enekwechi image
    Nigeria’s athletics hopes at the Commonwealth Games got rekindled as shot put thrower, Chukwuebuka Enekwechi bagged a silver medal in the event with a heave of 21.14m, a personal best for the US-based athlete.

    New Zealander, Tomas Walsh got the gold with a Games record of 21.41m while Canadian Tim Nedow settled for bronze with 20.91m. ...

  • Man. City manager, Pep Guardiola fears fight to keep Raheem Sterling March 30, 2018 Sterling image

    Pep Guardiola fears a fight to keep Raheem Sterling after admitting the £100 million-rated Manchester City and England winger’s fine form has put him firmly in demand.

    Sterling is due to enter the final two years of his existing £180,000-a-week contract this summer.

    City want to extend his deal ...

  • Gabriel Jesus ends world champions’ unbeaten run as five-time World Cup winners Brazil wins Germany March 27, 2018 Gabriel Jesus image

    Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus scored the only goal as five-time World Cup winners Brazil put their rivals on notice that they are once more coming for their crown this summer, with a 1-0 win over reigning world champions Brazil.

    Four years on from the 7-1 thumping in the Mineirão, the Selecao gained a small modicum ...

  • Serbia ends Super Eagles’ unbeaten run March 27, 2018 super eagles img
    Gernot Rohr’s men surrendered their six-match invincible run after bowing to Mladen Krstajic’s men at the Hive Stadium on Tuesday night

    Serbia defeated Nigeria 2-0 in Tuesday’s international friendly played at the Hive Stadium, London.

    Aleksandar Mitrovic’s second half double tore apart the Super Eagles whose six-game unbeaten streak came to a halt.

  • Xabi Alonso risks 5-year jail over tax fraud March 21, 2018 Alonso image

    Spain’s prosecutor says it is seeking a five-year jail sentence and a fine of four million euros (£3.5 million) for former football player Xabi Alonso over accusations of tax fraud.

    The prosecutor said in a statement on Wednesday that Alonso was accused of defrauding the Spanish state some two million euros between 2010 and 2012.

    The prosecutor ...

  • Neymar emerges as a top target for Real Madrid chiefs March 16, 2018 Neymar image
    The Brazilian has emerged as a top target for Bernabeu chiefs in recent months.
    Neymar swapped Barcelona for PSG in the summer.
    But he hasn’t found life easy in Paris.

    The 26-year-old had a high-profile spat with Edinson Cavani and has struggled to enamour himself to the PSG faithful.
    He’s also now been ruled out for the rest ...
  • UCL: Jurgen Klopp unable to contain anger as Merseyside derby is moved forward between Manchester City March 16, 2018 Jurgen Klopp image

    Jurgen Klopp has hit out at the Premier League after they sanctioned the switch of the Merseyside derby for a Saturday lunchtime kick-off in between their Champions League blockbuster with Manchester City.Liverpool’s manager is furious that a fixture of such importance, which was originally scheduled for 2.15pm on Sunday, April 8, will now take ...

  • Chelsea forward, Pedro reacts, speaks about Messi March 15, 2018 Messi Barca image

    Chelsea forward, Pedro has hailed Lionel Messi, whose second goal in the Champions League round of 16 clash against Chelsea was his 100th in the competition.

    Barcelona thrashed Chelsea 3-0 at Camp Nou on Tuesday, booking their place in the last 8 of the Europe’s most prestigious club competition.

     Speaking after he thanked the ...
  • Full-Time: Barcelona 3 VS 0 Chelsea Highlights March 14, 2018 messi img

    90′ + 2′ Messi charges down the right wing and latches onto a well-placed cross-field pass. A rare piece of poor play from the Argentine sends the ball out for a throw-in, but with a three-goal lead safely under their belts, his fellow team-mates won’t mind too much!
    90′ The fourth official has indicated that ...