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EPL: Hazard reportedly ready to sign new deal to become Chelsea’s highest paid player

Chelsea ace, Eden Hazard, is ready to sign a new contract to become the club’s highest paid player, according to Italian outlet, Gazzetta dello Sport. Chelsea had offered the forward a salary of around £300,000-a-week. Recall that Hazard spoke out

Libya vs Nigeria: Taribo West reveals decision Rohr made that reshaped Super Eagles

Former Nigerian defender, Taribo West, has lauded Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr for dropping the likes of Bryan Idowu, Omeruo Kenneth, Moses Simon and Iheanacho Kelechi in his side’s 3-2 win over Libya in the African Cup of Nations,

EPL: Manchester United receive huge injury boost ahead of Chelsea clash

Belgium head coach, Roberto Martinez has confirmed that Manchester United midfielder, Marouane Fellaini should regain 100 per cent fitness to play against Chelsea on Saturday in the Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge. Martinez believes the 30-year-old, who missed Belgium’s

Ghana 2018: Dennerby invites Oshoala, Oparanozie, 45 others

Thomas Dennerby, Super Falcons Coach – BBC Pix Head Coach of the Senior Women National Team, Thomas Dennerby has invited 45 players for the first phase of camping of the team ahead of November’s Africa Cup of Nations holding in

EPL: Wenger sends warning to Emery over Ozil’s performance

Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has warned his successor, Unai Emery that play maker, Mesut Ozil, could lack motivation at the Emirates given that he has retired from Germany’s national team. Ozil has been heavily criticized for his performance during

AFCON qualifier: Fans hail Eagles

Super Eagles Ebonyi football fans on Wednesday commended the Super Eagles’ 3-2 victory over the Mediterranean Knights of Libya in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Tuesday night in Sfax, Tunisia. The fans expressed their satisfaction with the

NLO postpones Division 3 matches to Oct. 26

The Nationwide League One (NLO), on Wednesday in Abuja postponed the commencement of Division Three League matches to Oct. 26. A statement signed by NLO Chief Operating Officer, Olushola Ogunowo said that the matches would run from Oct. 26 to

Libya vs Nigeria: Ighalo reveals he almost dumped Super Eagles

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has admitted that he almost left the national team after the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Ighalo scored five goals against Libya as Nigeria won 4-0 in Uyo last weekend and 3-2 in Sfax on

Libya vs Nigeria: Ighalo reveals who his two goals are dedicated to

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has dedicated his two goals against Libya to his son, Samuel, who will be a year older on Wednesday. The Chanchung Yatai player, speaking after the Eagles defeated Libya 3-2 on Tuesday, also said he

EPL: Why Manchester United won’t win Premier League title with Lukaku – Scholes

Former Manchester United legend, Paul Scholes has said that his former team cannot win the Premiere League title with Romelu Lukaku leading the attack. Scholes believes that the Belgium international lacks the capacity to thrive at Old Trafford and questioned

EPL: Scholes blasts Manchester United for buying Alexis Sanchez

Former Manchester United midfielder, Paul Scholes, has hit out at the club, over their motives for buying Alexis Sanchez in January. Sanchez has struggled since arriving at Old Trafford from Arsenal and has come in for some heavy criticism for

EPL: Real Madrid set to swap Bale for Hazard

Real Madrid are set to offer Gareth Bale to Chelsea as part of a deal for Eden Hazard, OK Diario reports. Speaking after Chelsea’s 3-0 win over Southampton on Sunday, Hazard confirmed that joining the European champions remains his “dream”

Scholes reveals his three favourite players, picks between Ronaldo, Messi

Former Manchester United midfielder, Paul Scholes, has named the three footballers he enjoys watching. They are Lionel Messi of Barcelona and Real Madrid’s duo of Toni Kroos and Luka Modric. Scholes, speaking to ESPN, also picked Messi ahead of Ronaldo.

Libya vs Nigeria: 3 things we learnt from Super Eagles’ win in Sfax

On Tuesday night, the Super Eagles took control of Group E in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series, with a battling 3-2 victory over Libya in Sfax, Tunisia. Odion Ighalo and Ahmed Musa gave Nigeria a 2-0 lead,