Manchester City celebrate David Silva's goal

Pep Guardiola praises ‘incredible’ David Silva as Manchester City rout Newcastle United

Pep Guardiola praised David Silva as the "incredible" Manchester City playmaker turned on the style one more time in Wednesday's 5-0 rout of Newcastle. Silva scored a superb free-kick and set up goals for Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling at...
Arisa Tsubata

Fighting coronavirus, dreaming of Olympics: meet Japan’s boxing nurse

Olympic boxing hopeful Arisa Tsubata is used to taking blows in the ring but it is during her work as a nurse that she faces her toughest opponent: coronavirus. The 27-year-old juggles a brutal training regime in boxing gloves with...
Nigeria women's premier league

2019/2020 Nigeria Women Football League cancelled due to COVID-19

The 2019/2020 Nigeria Women Football League has been cancelled due to the health impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. According to a communique from the management Committee, headed by Aisha Falode the decision was taken in order to help protect the...
Paul Onuachu

Nigeria striker Paul Onuachu tests positive for coronavirus

Super Eagles and Genk striker - Ebere Paul Onuachu has tested positive for coronavirus. “In the run-up to the first exhibition game of the season, the entire Genk group was tested yesterday ,” a report on Belgian website hln.be stated. “Everyone...
Egyptian Football Association

Egyptian Premier League re-start date changed due to security reasons

The Egyptian Football Association has announced that the resumption date of the 2019/2020 Egyptian Premier League has been rescheduled from August 7 to August 6 as communicated earlier. According to the EFA the changes were effected because of...
CHAN trophy

CHAN 2022 moved from January to June/July – report

The starting date for the 2022 Africa Nations Championship has been shifted from January to June/July, according to Algerian Football Federation secretary-general Mohamed Saad. The change of dates was necessitated after the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations was...
James Ekundayo Hans Strasser

Last Respect: Sierra Leone mourns former East End Lions striker James Strasser

Sierra Leone football is mourning the death of former East End Lions FC and Leone Stars player - James Ekundayo Hans Strasser who passed away on June 10, 2020 at his residence in Freetown. The iconic Hans Strasser captain who...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic being mobbed by Kessie

Juventus stunned by AC Milan comeback

Juventus missed the chance to take a big step toward a ninth successive Serie A title as they let a two-goal lead slip in a 4-2 loss at AC Milan. Juventus could have extended their lead at the top of...
Shaunae Miller-Uibo

Miller-Uibo to drop 400m to concentrate on 200m at Tokyo Olympic Games

Bahamian sprint goddess - Shaunae Miller-Uibo is likely to drop the 400 metre race to concentrate fully in the women's 200 metres in the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games due to the tight scheduling between the two events. Miller-Uibo, 26, is...
Usain Bolt girlfriend @kasi__b takes a shot with daughter Olympia Bolt

Lightening Olympia: Usain Bolt shares adorable photo of his daughter and the world reacts

On the tracks, Usain St Leo Bolt is widely considered to be the greatest sprinter of all time having won Olympic 100m and 200m titles at three consecutive Olympics , but little did the world envisaged that the Jamaican...