• Patrick Ewing in hospital with coronavirus

    Patrick Ewing in hospital with coronavirus
    NBA legend, Patrick Ewing is ‘under care and isolated at a local hospital’ in the US after contracting coronavirus.
    In a statement on Twitter, the Basketball Hall of Famer warned fans the “virus is serious and should not be taken lightly”, before adding: “I’ll be fine and we will all get through this.”
    Ewing spent the majority of his NBA career with the New York Knicks, where he was named an All- Star on 11 occasions, and was also part of the USA’s
  • COVID-19 Sports Disruption: Football action gradually returning back

    COVID-19 Sports Disruption: Football action gradually returning back
    (Victor Okoye, NAN)
    First it was the Korean K-League and then it was the German Bundesliga. Now, more football leagues around the globe – mostly in Europe – are returning to action.
    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that this week marks the return of a wave of leagues that will start back up across Europe after going into a forced break due to COVID-19 pandemic.
    By the end of May, a number of leagues around the world will be playing to conclude their 2019/2020 seasons.
    The fir
  • Heracles Almelo Ready To Allow Dessers Join Genk For Right Price

    Heracles Almelo  Ready To Allow Dessers Join Genk For Right Price
    Heracles Almelo technical director, Tim Gilissen says the club is willing to allow Nigeria forward Cyriel Dessers join Belgian side KRC Genk, but it has to be at the right price, reports Completesports.com. Genk are keen to sign a new striker after allowing Tanzanian Mbwama Samatta join Premier League club Aston Villa in January. Dessers, […]
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  • The 5 greatest Africans to play in LaLiga

    The 5 greatest Africans to play in LaLiga
    <p class="">A host of African players have made their mark in LaLiga</p><h1>LaLiga for years have seen the import of some of the greatest African football talent. From Cameroon to Ivory Coast and Mali etc, some of these talents have done some incredible things in Spain. </h1><p class="">For this list we look at five of the greatest African players to have played in Spanish top division. </p><h2>1. Samuel Eto’o</h2><figure c
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  • Nigerian forward Moses Simon signs 4-year deal to remain at French club Nantes after an impressive loan stint

    Nigerian forward Moses Simon signs 4-year deal to remain at French club Nantes after an impressive loan stint
    <p class="">Moses is Nantes' highest-goalscorer with eight goals in all competition.</p><h1>Nigerian forward Moses Simon has signed a four-year-contract with French club Nantes after impressing on loan from Spanish outfit Levante. </h1><p class=""><a href="https://www.pulse.ng/sports/football/moses-simon-is-reigniting-himself-at-nantes/p9rqnex" id="8009922d-9de7-442b-9c8b-5c7da02e1ba4">Moses had a clean break in the 2019
  • Nigerian striker Cyriel Dessers makes official Eredivisie Team of the Season

    Nigerian striker Cyriel Dessers makes official Eredivisie Team of the Season
    <p class="">Dessers scored 15 goals in the 2019/2020 season to finish joint-top scorer.</p><h1>Nigerian striker Cyriel Dessers has been included in the official Eredivisie Team of the Season after scoring 15 goals for Heracles Almelo. </h1><p class="">Dessers finished joint-scorer alongside <strong>Feyenoord </strong>man <strong>Steven Berghuis</strong> who also scored 15 goals in fewer minutes played. </p><p clas
  • Italian journalist claims… Osimhen agrees €60m Napoli move

    Italian journalist claims… Osimhen agrees €60m Napoli move
    Reported AC Milan target, Victor Osimhen has given the green light to join Napoli this summer, according to one journalist. Calciomercato.com recently reported that Milan was looking at potential replacements for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and while Real Madrid’s Luka Jovic is the priority, Osimhen is also a player the club was watching.
    It had been suggested that Osimhen could command a fee of up to €60m this summer, with Liverpool and Real Madrid among those strongly linked.
    According to th
  • Ighalo quits Man U this week

    Ighalo quits Man U this week
    Nigerian striker, Odion Ighalo’s future at Manchester United is reportedly shaky, as his parent Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua has ordered him to return for full training with the club at the end of this month, when his loan deal with Manchester United expires.
    Ighalo joined Manchester United on the last day of January, securing a loan move till the end of the season and United was desperate to keep a hold of him following his good performances for the club, but the Coronavirus imposed foo
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  • …As Eagles striker storms Lagos for father’s burial

    …As Eagles striker storms Lagos for father’s burial
    Bunmi Ogunyale
    Super Eagles’ goal banger, Victor Osimhen has finally arrived the country to begin burial plans for his late dad.
    The striker landed at the private wing of the Murtala Mohammed International airport, Lagos at about 4:15pm yesterday.
    Striker Paul Onuachu and two other national team players accosted Osimhen to the country.
    The lanky striker, who returned aboard a private jet, courtesy of Lille of France, is expected to join up his siblings to kick-start the funeral rites.
    Buri
  • FC Nantes snaps up Moses Simon on 4-year contract

    FC Nantes snaps up Moses Simon on 4-year contract
    FC Nantes has taken up the option to sign Moses Simon on a permanent basis after a successful loan spell and has handed him a four-year contract.
    Simon, 24, had signed a deal till June 30, 2024, to make him Nantes first signing for the new season for the new Ligue 1 season, according to Ouest-France.
    “The Canaries’ paid five million Euros to La Liga side, UD Levante as stipulated in the loan agreement.”
    He was the team’s highest paid player on 150,000 Euros monthly.
    Simon
  • McGregor offered title shot against Kamaru Usman

    McGregor offered title shot against Kamaru Usman
    Conor McGregor has been offered the chance to take on Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight belt after the Nigerian Nightmare’s manager challenged him on Twitter.
    ‘The Notorious’ competed in the weight class earlier this year in his previous fight, when he overcame Donald Cerrone after just 40 seconds in a technical knockout, earning him performance of the night.
    His efforts at UFC 246 had attracted interest from Ali Abdelaziz, the manager of the UFC welterweight champion, afte
  • El Hadji Diouf confesses: Okocha’s the most talented player I’ve ever seen

    El Hadji Diouf confesses: Okocha’s the most talented player I’ve ever seen
    Former Senegalese forward, El Hadji Diouf has made a not so shocking remark about Nigeria’s Veteran retired maestro, Austin Okocha, as he revealed he is the most talented African football player he has ever seen picking him ahead of Samuel Eto, Didier Drogba.
    Having represented Leeds United, Stade Rennais in Ligue I, the Senegalese joined host of other admirers in praising the Nigerian despite not so much personal achievements, awards and trophies.
    El Hadji Diouf said: “Two best Afri
  • Ahmed Musa: We miss Enyeama in Super Eagles

    Ahmed Musa:  We miss Enyeama  in Super Eagles
    Five years after his unceremonious exit from the national side, Vincent Enyeama has still not been adequately replaced, admitted the Al Nassr forward, Ahmed Musa.
    Musa revealed that he was shocked when he learned that former national team head coach, Sunday Oliseh had stripped Enyeama of the team’s captaincy after he had a row with the 45-year-old tactician, which forced him into early retirement from the national team.
    It was an unfortunate manner to bring to a premature end, a beautiful
  • Super Eagles star Osimhen loses father, Pinnick mourns

    Super Eagles star Osimhen loses father, Pinnick mourns
    Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen
    Patrick Osimhen, the father of Nigeria international Victor Osimhen, has passed away, the Lille goal poacher took to social media to announce the sad news yesterday.
    “Rest in peace dad. I have no words to describe this feeling,” Osimhen wrote.
    Lille have paid homage to the deceased Patrick Osimhen on Twitter, stating: “Today we learned with great sadness of the passing of Victor Osimhen’s father.
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  • Fabregas explains how Mourinho sold him his Chelsea plans

    Fabregas explains how Mourinho sold him his Chelsea plans
    Cesc Fabregas says that Jose Mourinho promised to sign Diego Costa in an attempt to get him to leave Barcelona for Chelsea.
    The Spaniard spent three seasons at Barcelona, winning a Copa del Rey and a La Liga title in his time there, before joining Chelsea in 2014.
    It was a somewhat controversial transfer having played for rivals Arsenal for eight years but Mourinho managed to convince Fabregas it was the right move.
    ALSO READ: Premier League restart near, as clubs return to contact trainin
  • Women’s Super League season ended with immediate effect

    Women’s Super League season ended with immediate effect
    MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 23: Millie Bright of Chelsea in action with Caroline Weir of Manchester City during the Barclays FA Women’s Super League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at The Academy Stadium on February 23, 2020 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Visionhaus) 
    The Women’s Super League and Championship seasons have been ended with immediate effect.
    A statement on the Football Association’s official website confirmed the decision had been
  • FIFA suspend Haiti FA chief over sexual abuse allegations

    FIFA suspend Haiti FA chief over sexual abuse allegations
    Fifa has provisionally suspended Yves Jean-Bart pending an investigation into claims the president of the Haiti Football Federation sexually abused young female footballers at the country’s national training centre.
    Jean-Bart, known as “Dadou”, has strenuously denied allegations first made in the Guardian last month that he coerced several players at the Centre Technique National in Croix-des-Bouquets into having sex. The alleged incidents are understood to have taken place wi
  • Premier League restart near, as clubs return to contact training

    Premier League restart near, as clubs return to contact training
    A date for the Premier League’s return could be set this week, with clubs poised to give the go ahead for phase two of training on Wednesday.
    Top-flight sides began to return to non-contact group training last week, as the Premier League continues to edge closer to resumption thanks to ‘Project Restart’.
    Teams are to vote on Wednesday whether to push on with phase two, which will permit contact training sessions once more.
    According to Sky Sports, the majority of clubs are to
  • Chelsea and Juventus in talks over proposed Jorginho transfer

    Chelsea and Juventus in talks over proposed Jorginho transfer
    Talks between Chelsea and Juventus are ongoing over a proposed transfer for Jorginho, according to a report in Italy.
    Barcelona midfielder Arthur Melo had been heavily linked with a switch to the Italian giants in a potential swap deal for Miralem Pjanic. However, the 23-year-old has continually reiterated his desire to stay at Camp Nou this summer.
    While Arthur’s reluctance to depart Barcelona has seen any proposed move to Juventus stutter, according to Italian news outlet Corriere dello
  • England Sim Fantasy: the Results of Gameweek 14

    England Sim Fantasy: the Results of Gameweek 14
    Harry Kane ran away with this round’s MVP, with his first hat-trick! England Sim Fantasy Gameweek 14 has come to an end and, as always, we deliver you the final scores, every day! This is where you‘ll find the results for each game, MVP and Dream Team of every round. Check also the main stats (goals, […]
    The post England Sim Fantasy: the Results of Gameweek 14 appeared first on Complete Sports.
  • FIFA suspends Haiti football president accused of rape

    FIFA suspends Haiti football president accused of rape
    FIFA on Monday suspended the president of Haiti’s football federation for 90 days pending an investigation into allegations he sexually abused teenage girls at the country’s national training centre.
    Yves Jean-Bart categorically denies accusations he raped several young female footballers at a training facility outside Port-au-Prince over the course of the past five years.
    “In accordance with articles 84 and 85 of the FIFA Code of Ethics, the investigatory chamber of the indep
  • Villas-Boas to stay on as Marseille coach

    Villas-Boas to stay on as Marseille coach
    Andre Villas-Boas
    Andre Villas-Boas will return as Marseille coach for next season, the club announced on Monday, despite widespread reports the Portuguese was set to leave after just one year in charge.
    “After several discussions in recent days with Frank McCourt and Jacques-Henri Eyraud, Andre Villas-Boas has confirmed that he wants to continue working with OM next season,” the club told AFP.
    Last week, Marseille offered Villas-Boas — whose existing deal runs until the end of
  • Nigeria’s Usman Confident Of Defeating UFC Star McGregor

    Nigeria’s Usman Confident Of Defeating UFC Star McGregor
    Nigerian-born UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman says he is confident of making light work of Conor McGregor if they ever get into the octagon. Usman’s manager Ali Abdelaziz challenged McGregor after offering the Irish fighter the chance to face Usman for the UFC welterweight belt. Also Read: Dessers Makes Eredivisie Team Of The Season  Abdelaziz tweeted: “It […]
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  • Dessers Makes Eredivisie Team Of The Season 

    Dessers Makes Eredivisie Team Of The Season 
    Super Eagles new invitee and Heracles striker Cyriel Dessers has been included in the Dutch Eredivisie Team of the Season, Completesports.com reports. The Team of the Season list was announced on the Eredivisie verified Twitter handle on Monday. Also Read: Brazilian Player Drags Heartland To FIFA Over Breach Of Contract Dessers inclusion in the list […]
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  • Arsenal In Talks With Coutinho’s Agent Ahead Of Summmer Transfer

    Arsenal In Talks With Coutinho’s Agent Ahead Of Summmer Transfer
    Premier League giants Arsenal are reportedly in talks with the agent of Philippe Coutinho, Kia Joorabchian, ahead of the summer transfer window. Coutinho is out of favour at Barcelona and will be in search of a new club when he returns from his loan spell with Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. The former Liverpool midfielder has […]
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  • Ibrahimovic suffers potential Achilles injury ― Reports

    Ibrahimovic suffers potential Achilles injury ― Reports
    Zlatan Ibrahimovic may have picked up an Achilles tendon injury that could put the AC Milan forward’s season at risk, according to reports in Italy on Monday.
    The Gazzetta Dello Sport reports that the Swede hurt his calf in training but various outlets claim that the injury may also involve his Achilles tendon, which would rule him out for weeks, with Serie A potentially restarting next month.
    Contacted by AFP, Milan didn’t comment on Ibrahimovic’s physical condition.
    Aged 38,
  • Brazilian Player Drags Heartland To FIFA Over Breach Of Contract

    Brazilian Player Drags Heartland To FIFA Over Breach Of Contract
    Five-time Nigerian Champions, Heartland FC, have been dragged before FIFA by their former Brazilian player Santos Da Costa Ivo Jorge, over breach of contract, Completesports.com reports. The Samba boy claims that Heartland unlawfully terminated his remaining one-year contract and have refused to pay him off. Completesports.com’s checks at the Owerri side revealed that Santos penned […]
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  • Nantes Activate €5m Option To Sign Simon From Levante

    Nantes Activate €5m Option To Sign Simon  From Levante
    French Ligue 1 club, Nantes, have activated their €5m option to sign Nigeria winger Moses Simon from Spanish outfit Levante, reports Completesports.com. According to a report in ouest-france.fr, Simon has penned a four-year contract with the Canaries. Read Also: Bazee Backs Augsburg To Keep Getting Better After Win Vs Schalke The 24-year-old joined Nantes on […]
    The post Nantes Activate €5m Option To Sign SimonFrom Levante appeared first on Complete Sports.
  • English women’s football season declared over

    English women’s football season declared over
    The 2019/20 season in the top two tiers of English women’s football was called to an end on Monday by the Football Association (FA), but no decision has yet been made on how final standings will be decided.
    “The FA Women’s Super League and Women’s Championship Board has today confirmed the decision to end the 2019/20 season,” the FA said in a statement.
    “The FA Women’s Super League and Women’s Championship Board has been in regular consultation wi
  • Coronavirus could bankrupt German FA, warns treasurer

    Coronavirus could bankrupt German FA, warns treasurer
    The coronavirus crisis could “potentially threaten” the existence of the German Football Association (DFB) or German FA, its treasurer Stephan Osnabruegge warned Monday.
    “The DFB is in the deepest economic crisis of the recent past,” said Osnabruegge at the German FA’s virtual extraordinary meeting.
    He said “far-reaching cuts” must be made to avoid a worst-case scenario, which would see the DFB receiving 96.5 million euros ($105.1 million) less than pla

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