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Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has hit back at former teammate Cesc Fabregas for his remarks on his former teammates while at Arsenal.

Bacary Sagna hits back at Cesc Fabregas over remarks

Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has hit back at former teammate Cesc Fabregas for his remarks on his former teammates while at Arsenal.
Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette cheated on his long-term partner with nightclub worker Funda Gedik

Arsenal striker cheated on girlfriend with nightclub worker

The striker, 28, enjoyed dates with Funda Gedik at £1,500-a-night hotels and introduced her to his family and teammates.
Ex-Enugu Rangers forward and former NPFL top scorer, Chisom Egbuchulam, has bagged Suwon FC player of the year award.

Former Enugu Rangers star wins prestigious award in South Korea

Egbuchulam switched to South Korean outfit Suwon FC in January after a brilliant season with Falkenbergs FF, where he netted 14 goals in 21 games, to win the Swedish Second Division top scorer.

Two Nigerian footballers die in ghastly car accident

Two Nigerian players died on Tuesday after being hit by a car in Uyo, when Nigerians were celebrating their 59th Independence anniversary.
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique has stated Nigeria midfielder John Ogu reminds him of his former teammate Yaya Toure.

John Ogu lauds Super Eagles’ performance against Ukraine

Super Eagles’ midfielder John Ogu has applauded his teammates after their impressive 2-2 draw against Ukraine in Dnipro on Tuesday night, stating that the future remains bright for the national team.
Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club Katsina United have named Usman Barau as their team captain ahead of the 2019-20 campaign.

Katsina United appoint new team captain

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club Katsina United have named Usman Barau as their team captain ahead of the 2019/20 campaign.
Alex Iwobi's Everton debut ends in defeat in the 2-0 loss to Aston Villa in the matchday three Premier League encounter despite shining on Friday night.

Alex Iwobi mocked by Everton teammates in training over poor heading ability

Nigeria winger Alex Iwobi has revealed his Everton teammates have been mocking his heading in training.
Joy Nkoro scored a hat-trick on Thursday in Abuja to help Vera Gold Amazons Football Club to a 3-0 defeat of defending champions Blessed Unity Angels FC at the ongoing 2019 FCT Women’s FA Cup.

How African footballers in Europe spend their money

African footballers – like other players from developing countries – invariably earn sums of money far greater than their contemporaries back home.
Rotherham United midfielder Semi Ajayi has been named the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month for March.

Rotherham midfielder Semi Ajayi wins English Championship Player of the Month award

Rotherham United midfielder Semi Ajayi has been named the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month for March.
(FILES) This file photo taken on December 5, 2018 shows Manchester United’s Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini warming up for the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England. – Marouane Fellaini should brace for a culture shock at Chinese club Shandong Luneng following his move from Premier League Manchester United.The 31-year-old — known as “Fluffy Head” in China, although he now has short hair — on February 1, 2019 became the latest player to swap Europe for the Chinese Super League on big money. (Photo by OLI SCARFF / AFP)

Injury delays Marouane Fellaini debut for China’s Shandong

Marouane Fellaini’s debut at Chinese club Shandong Luneng has been delayed to allow the former Manchester United midfielder treatment for a calf injury, his new coach said Monday.
Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel

Thomas Tuchel: PSG were not challenged by Thierry Henry’s Monaco side

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel was delighted to make it 13 wins from 13 Ligue 1 matches with a 4-0 away victory at Monaco on Sunday, but also admitted that he was “not satisfied” with his players’ lack of intensity despite facing a Thierry Henry side he said “could not challenge” the Parisians.
Odion Ighalo

Odion Ighalo confident of Super Eagles victory against South Africa

Odion Ighalo says he’s devastated to miss Nigeria’s the all important 2019 AFCON qualifier game against Bafana Bafana of South Africa but believes the team is capable of winning in his absence.

Junior Ajayi set for Al Ahly return after injury setback

Nigeria forward, Junior Ajayi, is set to return to training with his Egyptian Premier League side, Al Ahly following lengthy spell on the sidelines as a result of a knee ligament injury.
France captain Hugo Lloris

France’s World Cup keeper Hugo Lloris avoids jail over drink-driving

France’s World Cup-winning captain Hugo Lloris avoided jail but received a 20-month driving ban and a £50,000 ($65,000) fine on Wednesday for drink-driving in central London.

World Cup: Carl Ikeme rues missing out Super Eagles’ squad

Nigeria goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme, has expressed disappointment that he will not be part of the Super Eagles’ squad to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Super Eagles, truly super after Argentina thrashing – Akinade Onigbinde

Akinade Onigbinde, coach of FRSC FC of Abuja, on Tuesday, described Super Eagles as “truly super” with the 4-2 thrashing of Argentina.

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Publisher of judgments of Supreme Court of Nigeria, Mr Layi Babatunde, has said that President Buhari restriction order to contain the spread of Convid-19 in Lagos and Abuja is a right measure but that government should also provide palliatives.

Layi Babatunde: Restriction is good, but palliatives are needed

Publisher of judgments of Supreme Court of Nigeria, Mr Layi Babatunde, SAN, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari restriction order to contain the spread of Convid-19 in Lagos and Abuja is a right measure but that government should also provide palliatives to help residents cope with lockdown
More than a billion people remained indoors in India on Sunday during a one-day nationwide curfew aimed at controlling the spread of the novel coronavirus even as positive cases topped 300.

India says no plans to extend lockdown as virus cases top 1,000

The overall number of Covid-19 cases in India crossed the 1,000 mark on Monday, even as the government said there were no plans to prolong the three-week nationwide lockdown.
The United Arab Emirates has launched a drive-through coronavirus testing facility as part of the Gulf state’s efforts to fight the disease, the Abu Dhabi government’s media office announced.

Newspaper suspends print edition after reporter contracts virus

Viet Nam News, the country’s largest English-language newspaper, is suspending its daily print edition for more than two weeks after one of its reporters tested positive for the coronavirus.
Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, Director General of NCDC, disclosed this on Monday on Channels Television, Programme “Sunrise Daily”, while, speaking on COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria.

Nigeria to follow up over 6,000 virus contacts

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) will follow up on over 6000 contact tracing to curb the spread of Novel Coronavirus(COVID-19), pandemic outbreak in the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday said the federal government will provide relief materials for residents of Lagos and Abuja whom he ordered to stay-at-home as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

CUPP supports President Buhari’s order for lockdown of Abuja, Lagos, Ogun

The Coalition of United Political Parties, CUPP, has expressed its support for President Muhammadu Buhari for locking down Abuja, Lagos and Ogun states for an initial period of 14 days in the government’s move to stop the spread of the dreaded coronavirus.