Ronaldo deserves Ballon d’or – Allegri

Massimiliano Allegri believes Cristiano Ronaldo deserves to win the Ballon D’Or, following media reports that the forward has not been short-listed for the award’s final three for the first time since 2010. The Portugal international has won the prize, run by French magazine France Football and awarded to the world’s best player annually, five times […]

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Amuneke’s Tanzania Delay AFCON Hope With Loss To Lesotho

Tanzania will have to wait until March next year to know their Africa Cup of Nations qualification fate after their 1-0 loss to Lesotho in their penultimate Group L qualifier at the Sesotho Stadium in Maseru on Sunday afternoon. After Uganda’s 1-0 win over Cape Verde on Saturday, Tanzania needed to win and seal qualification […]

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Eagles Draw With Bafana In Jo’burg, Bag AFCON 2019 Spot

After missing out on the last two editions of the Africa Cup of Nations, the Super Eagles have qualified for the 2019 edition in Cameroo after they played out a 1-1 draw with hosts South Africa in a crunch Group E qualifying match at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. But the main talking […]

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Brazilian Coach Everton Joins Akwa United On One-Year Deal, Vows To Win Trophy

Brazilian tactician, Rafael Everton has been unveiled as new head coach of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) outfit, Akwa United on a one-year contract, and has assured he will win at least a trophy for the club, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Everton replaced Abdu Maikaba, who recently pitched tent with former NPFL champions, Plateau United. The young […]

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South Africa Midfielder Mokotjo Rules Out Of Super Eagles Clash

South Africa midfielder, Kamohelo Mokotjo, has been ruled of his country’s crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Super Eagles of Nigeria due to injury, Completesportsnigeria. com reports. Bafana Bafana will face the Super Eagles at the FNB Stadium, Johannesburg on November 17. Mokotjo, 27, who plays for English Championship club, Brentford […]

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Emery: How We Have Helped Iwobi’s Development

Arsenal head coach, Unai Emery, has revealed the reason behind Alex Iwobi superlative showing for the Gunners this season. Iwobi has enjoyed a new lease of life under Emery and was voted man-of-the-match in Arsenal’s penultimate Premier League clash against Leicester City. And Emery has now disclosed what he has done to help the 22-year-old […]

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Aminu: D’Tigers Gunning For Perfection Ahead Of FIBA Basketball World Cup

Portland Trail Blazers guard Al-Farouq Aminu, has admitted that the D’Tigers are still chasing perfection despite qualifying for next year’s FIBA Basketball World Cup in China. The Basketball World Cup tips off on August 31, with the competition draw to take place on March 16 in Shenzhen. D’Tigers are on a winning streak of nine […]

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Iwobi Thrilled At Arsenal’s 11 Game Winning Streak

Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi is delighted to see Arsenal record their 11th straight win in a row in all competitions, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Iwobi made his third UEFA Europa League appearance on Thursday for Arsenal who nicked a 1-0 win away at Sporting CP at the Estádio José Alvalade Portugal. The game was also Iwobi’s […]

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