“Guardiola ‘agrees’ €24m deal to join Juventus next season” – Italian Newspaper

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola has agreed a deal with Juventus which will see him earn €24million per year as manager of the Italian Serie A side, according to Italian Newspaper, Calciomercato. Guardiola has been heavily linked with a move to Juventus, but the Spaniard debunked such reports recently. “How many times do I have…

BREAKING! Asamoah Gyan quits international football over captaincy

Famous Ghanaian footballer and former captain of Black Stars of Ghana, Asamoah Gyan, has announced his retirement from international football just weeks to the start of the 2019 African Cup of Nations in Egypt. His decision comes as he was replaced as Ghana captain, with Andre Ayew likely to be given the role in Egypt.…

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda dies at 70

According to reports from Austria, the three-time world champion, passed away peacefully overnight on Monday, May 20, from complications following a lung transplant he had in August 2018. Niki’s family released a statement after his death, saying: “With deep sadness, we announce that our beloved Niki has peacefully passed away with his family on Monday.…

Arsenal confirm Henrikh Mkhitaryan will Miss Europa League final safety fears

Arsenal have confirmed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss next week’s UEFA Europa League final over security issues. Recall that there are political tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region. Arsenal are set to play Chelsea in the final on May 29. An Arsenal statement released on Tuesday read: ‘We have thoroughly explored all…

President Buhari congratulates Super Falcons after their WAFU Women’s Cup triumph

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Falcons of Nigeria for putting up a superlative performance that saw them emerging as 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup Champions, with an unbeaten record throughout the tournament. President Buhari commends the Falcons for their fighting spirit and resplendent skills evidenced in team work, discipline and focus, which enabled…

Tearful Franck Ribery And Arjen Robben Hug At Final Game In Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich legendary duo are set to depart the Bundesliga giants at the end of the season after a glittering decade together on either wing. Both had to settle for a spot on the bench for their clash with Eintracht Frankfurt as they looked to wrap up the Bundesliga title. Footage of Robben’s winning goal…

Weah, Drogba, Eto’o, Toure, others invited for Ambode’s testimonial match

A testimonial match organised in honour of outgoing Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State will feature African football legends within Nigeria and abroad on Saturday in Agege Stadium, Lagos. Dr Kweku Tandoh, Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, in a statement released on Thursday revealed that the event which will be tagged ‘Match for Ambode’ was…

Real Madrid sign Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic for £52.4million

Spanish Football Giants, Real Madrid have reportedly completed the signing of Serbian and Eintracht Frankfurt striker, Luka Jovic for £52.4million. According to Sky in Germany, the 21-year-old signed a five-year contract with the Spanish giants, which will earn him £43.7m (€50m) in total a year. Frankfurt will pay Jovic’s former club Benfica around £10.5m of…

Massimiliano Allegri set to leave Juventus F. C.

Juventus FC has officially announced that the head coach Massimiliano Allegri will leave his position at the end of the season. Maximiliano Allegri ‘agrees to leave’ Juventus at the end of this season. Massimiliano Allegri is leaving the Italian club this summer after winning 11 trophies in just five seasons and five years with the…