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Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi tests positive for coronavirus

    Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi has tested positive for coronavirus.   “Callum displayed symptoms similar to a mild cold on Monday morning and has not been at the training ground since then as a precaution, the club said. “However, his test came in...

Juventus In Lockdown As Three Players Test Positive For Coronavirus

  Italian football club Juventus have immediately stopped all training sessions and put all their Under-23 players in quarantine after a trio from Serie C side Pianese tested positive for the Coronavirus. The Old Lady announced the decision this evening, because the last...

How notorious SARS officers killed footballer in Ogun

Remo Stars Football Club (RSFC) Assistant Captain and Defender, Tiyamu Kazeem (Kaka) has been killed by a policeman from the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) from the Ogun State Command. The incident occurred this afternoon (Saturday) in Sagamu while he...

Liverpool draw Atletico Madrid in Champions League last 16

  Liverpool face a mouthwatering tie against Atletico Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League.   The draw in Nyon has handed Jurgen Klopp a return to the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium where they lifted the European Cup last season.   It represents...

Footballer ‘sorry’ for celebrating signing for Russian team by live streaming sex tape on Snapchat

Modern day football celebrations are notoriously bizarre, but Clinton N’Jie took things to a new level when he marked signing a contract with Russian team Dynamo Moscow by live streaming a sex video on Snapchat. Cameroon international N’Jie penned a...

Liverpool ranked third in world ahead of Barcelona and Real Madrid

Liverpool have been ranked as the third best team in the world, ahead of the likes of Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid. The global football club power rankings have been devised by statistics website FiveThirtyEight. Manchester City are ranked top...

Nigerian Govt redeems pledge to Clemence Westerhof after 25 years

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja handed over the property promised a former Super Eagles coach, Dutchman Clemence Westerhof in 1994. The promise was made during the late Gen. Sani Abacha administration following Super Eagles’ victory in the African...

Emiliano Sala’s father dies of heart attack 3-months after footballer was killed in plane crash

The father of Emiliano Sala, the Cardiff City footballer who died in a plane crash earlier this year, has passed away from a heart attack, aged 58. Horacio Sala passed away in the night and was unable to be saved...

Mohamed Salah retains BBC African Footballer of the Year award

The Liverpool and Egypt forward, who was the top choice from a five-man shortlist in an online vote of supporters, retains the prize he also won a year ago. Salah finished ahead of Reds...

President Weah plays 79 minutes for national team against Eagles at the age of 51

President of Liberia George Weah lined out for the national team in a friendly against the Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday, aged 51. The Eagles were 2-1 winners of the friendly in Monrovia, which was arranged as part of...
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The Day In Pictures: Buhari, minister of health and DG NCDC at the Villa

  President, Muhammadu Buhari Saturday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, met with the Minister of Health, Prof Osagie Ehanire, and the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre...

What triggered Akure explosion, by Gov. Akeredolu

  The multiple explosion which occurred about two kilometres to Akure Airport in the wee-hours of Saturday was triggered by a fire which ignited a...

Scores of Houses, Churches, Schools Others Destroyed As Bomb Explosion Rocks Akure

  In Akure, the Ondo State capital, scores of houses, churches, schools and others have been shattered by defeaning multiple explosions reportedly triggered by bombs...

Davido says his fiancé Chioma has coronavirus

  Music star Davido said Friday that his fiancé has tested positive for the coronavirus. He made the announcement on his Twitter page. Hey everyone ! I...