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Barcelona players will take 70 per cent pay cuts – Lionel Messi

Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi has confirmed a 70 percent pay cut for Barcelona players during the coronavirus pandemic.

4 hours ago

Jose Mourinho snubs Mikel, Zlatan, others in best XI

Jose Mourinho’s managerial career has seen him manage some of the top clubs in Europe, including Benfica, Uniao de Leiria,…

6 hours ago

Harry Kane frustrated, ready to quit Tottenham

Tottenham Hotspur captain, Harry Kane, has admitted he is frustrated at not winning trophies with the club and is ready…

11 hours ago

Coronavirus: Rohr sends goodwill message to Nigerians

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has appealed to Nigerians including the fans of the Super Eagles to remain positive and…

12 hours ago

Coronavirus: We are monitoring our athletes- Sunday Dare

The National Sports Festival and the Tokyo 2020 Olympics have, as a result of Covid-19 ravaging the world now, shifted.…

1 day ago

Rangers International FC pay last respects to late player George

Rangers International FC of Enugu on Saturday paid their last respect to Ifeanyi George who died in a car crash…

1 day ago

Juventus cut Ronaldo’s, team mates salaries

Juventus cut the salaries of Cristiano Ronaldo and other players at the weekend following the suspension of all Italian sports…

1 day ago

Ighalo wins Goal of the Month at Man United

Odion Ighalo has won Manchester United’s March Goal-of-the-Month award, for his sparkling effort against LASK in the Europa League.

1 day ago

COVID-19: Abia Warriors to resume training April 7

The Management of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Abia Warriors FC of Umuahia, said it had further extended the…

2 days ago

Juventus’ Dybala opens up on Coronavirus battle

Juventus forward, Paulo Dybala has opened up on his struggle with coronavirus (COVID-19), saying that he could hardly breathe.

2 days ago

What Makes a Great Sports Betting Site?

For many sports aficionados in Nigeria, sports betting has been a good way to stay connected to the game. With…

3 days ago

Nigerian footballer Taye Taiwo loses father

Former Nigerian international Taye Taiwo has announced the death of his father, Pa Salisu Taiwo.

3 days ago

African football legend dies from COVID-19

Somalia has tragically lost former footballer, Abdulkadir Mohamed Farah to the COVID-19 pandemic.

3 days ago

How Enyimba FC, others paid kidnappers of Nigerian players

Sunshine Stars Skipper, Abe Sunday, has revealed how Enyimba FC and other people paid the sum of N2.5m for the…

4 days ago

Coronavirus: Anthony Joshua into self-isolation after contact with Prince Charles

World Heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua has gone into self-isolation after coming in contact with Prince Charles who tested positive…

5 days ago

Tyson Fury, Wilder rematch postponed

The third fight in Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's heavyweight rivalry has been postponed as the coronavirus pandemic grips the…

6 days ago

Updated: IOC postpones 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games (Full statement)

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has officially postponed the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after talks with Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo…

6 days ago

Japan demands Tokyo Olympics postponed by one year

Japan has asked for one-year postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics over the new coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe…

6 days ago

2020 Tokyo Olympics: Abe, IOC chief Bach hold crunch talks today

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe would today hold crunch talks over the phone with IOC President Thomas Bach on the…

6 days ago

Eto’o sends emotional message to Ronaldinho in jail

Samuel Eto’o posted an emotional birthday message to Ronaldinho as the Brazilian football legend spent his 40th birthday in a…

7 days ago

Enyimba FC confirm abduction of Ekundayo Ojo

Enyimba International Football Club of Aba confirmed the abduction of one of its players, Ekundayo Ojo.

1 week ago

Man Utd kick against voiding of EPL over COVID-19

Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, has kicked against the Premier League being voided, as it would deny Liverpool the…

1 week ago

Canada officially pulls out of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Canada has announced an official withdrawal from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics over coronavirus fears, as the International Olympic Committee(IOC) dilly-dallies…

1 week ago

Barcelona to sell Griezmann for €100m

Spanish giant club, FC Barcelona have put up Antoine Griezmann for sale less than one year after signing him from…

1 week ago

Fellaini tests positive for Coronavirus

Belgium international, Marouane Fellaini has tested positive for the deadly Coronavirus.

1 week ago

Nigerian footballer Ifeanyi George dies in ghastly accident

Ifeanyi George, Enugu Rangers International striker, has died in an accident on his way to Lagos from Enugu on Sunday.

1 week ago

Coronavirus: Man Utd to resume training April 10

Manchester United players will return to training on April 10, after the training centre at Carrington was then closed due…

1 week ago

Tyson Fury makes ex-promoter Hennessy £1.5m richer

Boxing promoter Mick Hennessy is £1.5million richer after WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury agreed to settle a court case over…

1 week ago

Real Madrid ex-President Lorenzo Sanz dies of coronavirus

Lorenzo Sanz, former Real Madrid president died Saturday from the new coronavirus, his family and club said. He was 76.…

1 week ago

Ex-Italy international, Paolo Maldini, son test positive for Coronavirus

Ex-Italy international, Paolo Maldini and his son Daniel have tested positive for Coronavirus. Italy is the worst hit by Coronavirus,…

1 week ago