BREAKING! Everton’s Andre Gomes has been discharged from Hospital

Everton and Portugal midfielder Andre Gomes has been discharged from hospital two days after suffering a horrific ankle injury. The Portugal international had surgery on Monday on the fracture dislocation of his right ankle that he suffered during the second half of Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Tottenham following a challenge from Son Heung-min.   A message […]

Former Spurs Man reaches agreement with Al Ahly over $1.4m Lawsuit

Al Ahly have settled the protracted legal battle with Ivorian forward Souleymane Coulibaly after the player paid the club its dues following an agreement between parties. Al Ahly legal consultant Helmy Abdel-Razek had asserted, Wednesday, that ongoing negotiations with Etoile du Sahel regarding former striker Coulibaly has reached a dead end. Coulibaly stunned his teammates […]

Olayinka’s Own Goal Proved Costly For Slavia Prague Against Barcelona

Nigerian striker Peter Olayinka scored an own to deny his side a valuable point against Barcelona in Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League game.   Barcelona Captain Messi gave the Catalans an early lead at the Eden Arena with a first-time finish after an exchange of passes with Arthur.   Prague leveled early in the second half […]

Eberechi Eze Scores Twice In QPR Win Over Hull City

Nigerian born Eberechi Eze scored twice to help Queens Park Rangers secured a vital 3-2 win over Hull City in English Championship game played at KCOM Stadium. The London side started the game on the front foot but it was Hull City who took the lead through Jarrod Bowen in the 29th minute.   Ryan […]

‘100 per cent mistake’: Nwankwo Kanu slams Arsenal for selling Iwobi

Arsenal legend and former Super Eagles captain Nwankwo Kanu has attacked his former club over their decision to sell Alex Iwobi to Everton for £30million on transfer deadline day. Iwobi has already scored twice in three games for his new club having left his boyhood team after 149 appearances.   And Kanu believes Iwobi will prove to […]

Mikel Omitted From Best Paid Players List In The Turkish Super Lig

Former Nigeria Captain and Chelsea midfield maestro John Obi Mikel is missing from the list of the best paid African player in the Turkish Super Lig.   The Nigerian midfielder moved to Trabzonspor of Turkey on free transfer this summer, after seeing out his six months loan deal with English Championship side Middlesbrough.   The […]

Barcelona star Oshoala destroys Marseille (Watch)

Asisat Oshoala came off the bench in the second half of a pre-season game against Marseille to score as FC Barcelona Femeni ran off with a comfortable 5-0 win. Oshoala wrapped up the pounding with a fifth goal, picking up a cut-back cross before slamming it, right-footed into the top corner leaving the goalie with […]

Everton Boss Silva Challenge Iwobi To Improve In Front Of Goal

Everton boss Marco Silva has called on Alex Iwobi to improve his goal scoring abilities after his transfer to Everton.   Iwobi joined Everton joining from Arsenal for £35m, and Silva says the 23-year-old’s ability to play anywhere in attack is a plus for the team.   “The position we see him in is clear, […]

Nigeria-born Philip Billing Leaves Relegated Huddersfield Town to join AFC Bournemouth

Bournemouth have signed Nigeria-born Danish midfielder Philip Billing from Huddersfield Town on a long-term contract, the Premier League club said on Monday. Bournemouth did not reveal details of the transfer fee but British media reported the south-coast club had paid 15 million pounds ($18.33 million) for the 23-year-old who signed a five-year contract.   Billing, […]

Man United legend Evra announces retirement from football

Former France and Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has called time on his playing career, according to the Italian daily Gazzetta dello Sport. “My career as a player is officially over,” the 38-year-old told the paper.   Evra made his name with Nice and Monaco before Alex Ferguson signed him for Manchester United in 2006. […]