Category Archives: Football

World Cup 2018: Spain Sack Manager Julen Lopetegui For betrayal After Joining Real Madrid Two Days Before First Match

SPAIN: The Spanish national team coach Julen Lopetegui is sacked just two days before their opening World Cup game against Portugal in Sochi, with director of football Fernando Hierro named as his replacement.   The president of the Spanish Football Federation, Luis Rubiales, insisted that he had little choice but terminate Lopetegui’s contract as a matter of principle after the coach negotiated

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BREAKING: Billionaire Chelsea FC Owner Abramovich Cannot Work in The UK Even If He Arrives on Israeli Passport Says UK Prime Minister

Roman Abramovich, the owner of Chelsea football club, who has faced difficulties obtaining a new UK visa, will not be allowed to work in Britain if he travels here on his new Israeli passport, Downing Street has said. It emerged on Monday that the formerly Russian-based billionaire, a regular presence in Britain since he bought Chelsea FC in 2003, had been

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JUST IN: Rwanda to Sponsor Arsenal FC – Signs Shirt-Sponsorship Deal with Club For 3yrs!!!

LONDON. The three-year deal with the English Premier League club will be its first ever sleeve sponsorship, the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) said in a statement. The “Visit Rwanda” logo will be emblazoned on the left sleeve on all first team, Under-23 and Arsenal Women’s shirts from the beginning of the new season this summer. “We’re thrilled to be partnering with Arsenal

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Neymar Jr: World Cup will show I am better than ever after injury

LONDON. Brazilian superstar Neymar has vowed to be fit and better than ever at this summer 2018 World Cup in Russia after revealing he hopes to be cleared to return to action at a May 17 medical examination. Speaking at a sponsor event in Sao Paulo on Tuesday, the 26-year-old addressed his continued recovery in Brazil from a broken bone in

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BREAKING NEWS: Neymar’s Nike Contract and World Cup Multimillion Dollar Bonuses Revealed

Brazil. Astonishing details of Brazilian superstar and PSG player Neymar’s contract with the American sportswear giant Nike, which ties both from 2011 to 2022 and which the company can expand unilaterally until 2024, have been published. Nike divides teams into categories (A, B, C and D) and, depending on this, the remuneration of the Brazilian varies. Nike qualified in 2011 that Chelsea,

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UNBELIEVABLE! Wigan Thrash Man City, No More Quadruple And Sergio Aguero Threatens to Sue

Wigan manager Paul Cook said he had to ‘shut his eyes and pray’ as his League One side ended Manchester City’s hopes of winning the Quadruple by beating them 1-0 in the FA Cup fifth round. Wigan netted the only goal with 11 minutes left as they repeated their win over City in the 2013 FA Cup Final. “It feels great.

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Meet Alex Scott 7-time FA Cup Record Winner & 9 League Titles – Arsenal and England Legend

A product of the Arsenal Ladies Centre of Excellence programme, Alex Scott is part of the club’s history after scoring the winner in the 2007 UEFA Women’s Cup final against Umea. She’s also won nine league titles and seven FA Cups. Alex is a highly-experienced England international and featured for Team GB at the Olympics. One of the cornerstones of

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CHAN 2018: Morocco crush Nigeria 4-0 to lift trophy

Morocco became the first host nation to claim the African Nations Championship (CHAN) title with a convincing 4-0 win over 10-man Nigeria in Sunday’s final. Key moments either side of half-time turned the match in the hosts’ favour as Morocco’s Zakaria Hadraf scored just before the break with Nigeria’s Peter Eneji Moses sent-off for a second yellow card just after.

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Stormzy: ‘Theresa May is a paigon’ VIDEO

Grime MC Stormzy speaks at the GQ awards on Tuesday night after the Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, presented him with the best solo artist prize. In his acceptance speech, the rapper criticises Theresa May, calling the prime minister a ‘paigon’, slang for someone who is two-faced or a liar.   The epithet is popular among some black Londoners and generally

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Kylian Mbappe tricks fans as his ‘grand announcement’ goes viral on Instagram

Kylian Mbappe has left Arsenal fans hanging after making a ‘grand announcement’ about his future on Instagram. The 18-year-old is one of the most in-demand players and has held talks with Arsene Wenger about a move to Arsenal, although the Gunners face heavy competition from several of Europe’s elite clubs. Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid have also registered their interest and

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