Brazil 1-1 Nigeria: It’s like Victory for Super Eagles —Ex-Player

Brazil 1-1 Nigeria: It’s like Victory for Super Eagles —Ex-Player

By: SUNSHINETRUTH A bright and entertaining friendly at Singapore’s National Stadium ended all square as Brazil and Nigeria played out a 1-1 draw. The Super Eagles took the lead against the run of play with Glasgow Rangers striker Aribo quick to react in the Brazil box lashing home in the 35th minute as Marquinhos dawdled. Brazil were soon level shortly after the interval when Casemiro stabbed home the rebound after Maquinhos had headed off the…

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Chelsea, Man United, Arsenal, Liverpool to Clash in CARABAO CUP

Chelsea, Man United, Arsenal, Liverpool to Clash in CARABAO CUP

Liverpool will host Arsenal in the standout tie of the Carabao Cup fourth round. The draws were conducted on Wednesday night, immediately after the third-round fixtures were completed. The Reds saw MK Dons Oxford 2-0, while the Gunners hammered Nottingham Forest 5-0 on Tuesday. In the other games, Manchester City welcome Southampton, Everton clash with Watford and Chelsea take on Manchester United. Carabao Cup fourth round in full: Everton vs Watford Aston Villa vs Wolves…

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Man City, PSG break Football Transfer Record, hit €1Billion

Man City, PSG break Football Transfer Record, hit €1Billion

Manchester City Become First Club Ever to Assemble €1bn Squad After Summer Transfer Window Manchester City’s summer business made them the first team of all time to assemble a billion-euro squad. Pep Guardiola’s current crop cost the club a combined £906m (€1.014bn) in transfer fees, with Joao Cancelo’s summer arrival from Juventus bringing up the ten-figure total. Paris Saint-Germain (€913m) have the second most expensive collection of players in the world, whilst Real Madrid (€902m)…

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UEFA AWARD: Liverpool’s Defender, Van Dijk dethrones Messi, Ronaldo as Best European Player

UEFA AWARD: Liverpool’s Defender, Van Dijk dethrones Messi, Ronaldo as Best European Player

LIVERPOOL dominated the UEFA awards in Monaco on Thursday evening, as Virgil Van Dijk picked up two awards and Alisson picking up one. Van Dijk and Alisson were heavy favourites to win in their respective positions, but the Dutch defender winning the Men’s Player of the Year may well come as a shock, as he beat Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to the major gong. Sportsmail takes a look at all the award winners, at…

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UEFA SUPER CUP: “Chelsea, Liverpool Played Great football”

UEFA SUPER CUP: “Chelsea, Liverpool Played Great football”

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp has praised Chelsea after the UEFA Super Cup clash in Istanbul on Wednesday. Frank Lampard’s Chelsea side ensured the game went into penalties at the home of Besiktas in Turkey. It was Liverpool goalkeeper, Adrian that saved Tammy Abraham’s penalty to ensure victory for the Reds. The Reds had to come from behind in the game, with Olivier Giroud opening the scoring for the Blues in the first half,…

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EPL MATCH: Man United’re lucky against Chelsea —Coaches Solskjaer, Lampard

EPL MATCH: Man United’re lucky against Chelsea —Coaches Solskjaer, Lampard

By: SUNSHINETRUTH The Chelsea and Manchester United Coaches spoke on Sunday’s premier league game that ended 4-0 in favour of the Red Devils. Frank Lampard said: “We were clearly the better team for 45 to maybe 60 minutes. What was evident was that we made individual errors which led to four goals out of their five shots (on target), there’s the harsh reality for us. “If we go in at half-time 2-1 or 3-1 up,…

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Fayemi, Ekiti Assembly move to Save Falconets’ Player down with Cancer

Fayemi, Ekiti Assembly move to Save Falconets’ Player down with Cancer

….. Of Ekiti And Its Legislators With Human Face. By: SUNSHINETRUTH “Ekiti State is now becoming great with intelligent and compassionate lawmakers both at the State and National Assemblies. “Gone are the days when the State Assembly was occupied by the babalawos, agberos, scavengers and orchestras. “Just last week, Hon Ademola Ojo, representing Ijero Constituency, in an emotion laden voice moved a motion that philanthropists across Ekitiland should rise to save a former national female…

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Ighalo emulates Odegbami, Rashidi Yekini, as Algeria dashes Senegal’s Hope of first AFCON Title

Ighalo emulates Odegbami, Rashidi Yekini, as Algeria dashes Senegal’s Hope of first AFCON Title

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Algeria crowned the winner of the African Cup of Nations after beating Senegal 1-0 thanks to first minute goal from Baghdad Bounedjah which took a wicked deflection to enter into the back of the net. The Algerians had to wait for 29 years to secure the biggest Africa’s prize again when they won 1-0 against Senegal. Some of these players were not even born at that time. This is their second time ever…

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2019 AFCON Final today: Algeria vs Senegal, as NFF Boss gets Boots in CAF

2019 AFCON Final today: Algeria vs Senegal, as NFF Boss gets Boots in CAF

By: SUNSHINETRUTH It’s the African Cup of Nations final and Algeria lock horns against Senegal for the biggest prize in African football. Algeria defeated Nigeria 2-1 in the Semi-final thanks to the last-kick minute goal from Riyad Mahrez who scored a sublime free-kick to dent Nigeria’s hope. Senegal however defeated Tunisia 1-0 following an own goal in extra time. It’s going to be a very tough one as Senegal are yet to win this prize…

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2019 AFCON: “Bronze Medals better than nothing for Nigeria”

2019 AFCON: “Bronze Medals better than nothing for Nigeria”

By: SUNSHINETRUTH Emmanuel Okala, a former Green Eagles goalkeeper, has congratulated Nigeria’s Super Eagles for winning the 2019 AFCON third-place match in Egypt, saying “bronze medals were better than coming back with nothing”. Nigerian players celebrate after winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) Third place play-off football match between Tunisia and Nigeria at the Al Salam stadium in Cairo on July 17, 2019 with a lone goal. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

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