Atletico Madrid bounced back from the disappointment of being dumped out of the Champions League in midweek to keep their La Liga title challenge afloat by grinding out a 1-0 win at Real Betis on Sunday.
Nigeria defender Efe Ambrose has said he is delighted to help Hibernian record a 2-2 draw with his ex-club Celtic on Sunday in a dramatic comeback.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp slammed referee Craig Pawson for the controversial penalty decision that allowed Everton to escape with a 1-1 draw in the Merseyside derby on Sunday.
Olivier Giroud said that Arsenal were "pleased" to earn a point at Southampton, despite the prospect of falling further off the pace of the top four.
Napoli missed the chance to go top of Serie A after playing out a goalless draw with Fiorentina.
European clubs waiting to sign the services of Arsenal supersub, Olivier Giroud in the January window, should forget it.
Captain Wayne Rooney scored from the penalty spot as Everton came from behind against Liverpool to earn a draw in the Merseyside derby at Anfield.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola revealed he would retire if possession-based football was unable to achieve results.
Marko Arnautovic says the no-nonsense approach of new manager David Moyes is helping West Ham to turn a corner.
The Nigeria Football Supporters Club, South Africa chapter, says the Super Eagles have potentials to qualify from Group D during the Russia 2018 World Cup.
Substitute Olivier Giroud glanced in a superb late header to salvage a point for an underwhelming Arsenal side at disciplined Southampton.
Ex-Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg says his comments about "allowing Tottenham to self-destruct" in a game at Chelsea in May 2016 have been "misinterpreted".
Harry Kane hailed Tottenham for being "on fire" in their 5-1 demolition of Stoke City at Wembley.
Leicester City manager Claude Puel has called on Algerian star Riyad Mahrez to ignore transfer speculation over his future.
Borussia Dortmund have sacked manager Peter Bosz after seven months in charge and appointed former Cologne boss Peter Stoger until the end of the season.
Nigeria defender Leon Balogun is delighted to be back in action for FSV Mainz seven weeks after being sidelined by injuries.
Abia State House of Assembly has urged Governor Okezie Ikpeazu to consider as top priority the payment of the counterpart fund that would enable the state benefit from the United Nations General Assembly 74th Conference Fund.
The Kwara State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the weekend lauded the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on its recent recovery and handing-over of N111 million allegedly recovered from treasury looters in the state to the state Governor, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq.
The governing All Progressives Congress (APC) on Sunday released the statement below lamenting that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was failing in playing its role as a viable opposition in the country.
Zinedine Zidane would have been left swearting as Gareth Bale and Luka Modrić both struggled in the final moments of the game.
Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram sect, has asked the people of Borno state to repent and seek the face of God.
The comment attracted loud laughter and applause from all those inside the chamber, including the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan; Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, federal lawmakers, state governors, members of the Federal Executive Council and leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress, among others.
The Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, has sentenced one Augustine Ighodalo to five years imprisonment for retention of proceeds of fraud totalling $1,049,251.84.
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has expressed worry over the level of unemployment and underemployment in Nigeria, especially among the youths who are ready to work but unable to secure jobs.
Fortuna Dusseldorf of Germany goalkeeper Maduka Okoye is elated to be in Nigeria’s squad for Sunday’s international friendly encounter against the Selecao of Brazil.
Naomi Osaka has opened up on the immense pressure she placed on herself earlier this year that contributed to a slump in form and the loss of her top ranking.