Breaking: Days after Cavani ‘s arrival, Manchester Utd name UEFA Champions League squad, axe 3… See full list

October 8, 2020 TheSun 0

Sergio Romero, Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo have been axed from Manchester United’s Champions League squad by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. The Old Trafford outcasts have been shunned from the 25-man group while new signings Edinson Cavani, Facundo Pellistri and Alex Telles are all in, The Sun reports. The Red Devils open their Champions League campaign against Paris Saint-Germain on October Read More

How Tottenham humiliated Manchester United at Old Trafford

October 4, 2020 Supersport 0

Jose Mourinho humiliated his former club Manchester United as Tottenham swept to a stunning 6-1 win at Old Trafford, while Arsenal moved into the Premier League’s top four with a 2-1 victory against Sheffield United on Sunday. Tottenham boss Mourinho was sacked by United in 2018 after a turbulent reign, but it was his successor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer who was Read More

Cavani set to strike Manchester United deal

October 3, 2020 BBC 0

Paris St-Germain striker Edinson Cavani is due to fly into England on Sunday to join Manchester United. The Uruguay international, 33, has been in talks with United and although there is no deal yet, it is growing increasingly likely Cavani will join on what could be a two-year contract. Cavani is out of contract having left Paris St-Germain at the Read More

Ronaldo, Messi gear up for ‘war’ as PSG face Manchester United in UEFA Champions League action… see full draw

October 1, 2020 BBC 0

Manchester United will face Paris St-Germain, RB Leipzig and Istanbul Basaksehir in the Champions League group stage this season. Premier League champions Liverpool will have to negotiate a group containing Ajax, Atalanta and Danish side Midtjylland. Chelsea will play Europa League winners Sevilla, Krasnodar and debutants Rennes. Manchester City are in Group D with Porto, Olympiakos and Marseille. Meanwhile, Cristiano Read More

Breaking: Lewandowski crowned UEFA footballer of the year

October 1, 2020 BBC 0

Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski has been named Uefa men’s Player of the Year. Poland striker Lewandowski, 32, beat Bayern team-mate Manuel Neuer and Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne to the award. Bayern’s Hansi Flick was named men’s coach of the year after leading his side to a sixth European title. Lewandowski scored 55 goals in 47 games last Read More

Breaking: Chelsea complete Mendy capture from Rennes

September 24, 2020 Editor 0

The Chelsea football club have announced full acquisition of new goalkeeper Edouard Mendy from Rennes. The Senegalese international penned a five-year deal at Stamford Bridge and will compete with Kepa Arrizabalaga and Willy Caballero for a starting spot between the posts in the season ahead. After signing his long-term contract with the Blues, Mendy said: “I am so excited to Read More

Breaking: Suarez dumps Barcelona, completes Atletico switch

September 24, 2020 Goal 0

Barcelona have confirmed that Luis Suarez has joined Atletico Madrid after the two Spanish sides came to terms on a deal for the Uruguayan star. Atleti will pay Barca €6 million (£5.5m/$7m) to acquire the striker, who departs Camp Nou after six seasons with the club. Suarez had been heavily linked with Juventus in recent weeks as the Italian champions have been in the hunt for Read More

Manchester United in need of major reforms in order to win trophies

September 21, 2020 Editor 0

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who was appointed as Manchester United boss in 2018, is yet to lift any silverware despite reaching three semi-finals in his first full season in charge. Solskjaer’s work is cut out for him and, it is evident that the Red Devils need principal improvements if they plan on winning any titles this season. Manchester United legend Dwight Read More

Breaking: Juventus ‘reject’ Suarez

September 20, 2020 Goal 0

Juventus have ended their pursuit of Barcelona striker Luis Suarez, sporting director Fabio Paratici has confirmed. The 33-year-old is expected to leave the Spanish side in the current transfer window after new coach Ronald Koeman decided the attacker had no place in his plans for the future. Juventus emerged as the favourites to land him and the Uruguay international even reached an agreement with the Serie A champions Read More

Breaking: Chelsea strike deal with ‘new goalkeeper’ ahead Premier League move

September 19, 2020 Goal 0

Chelsea have agreed a fee of around £22m ($29m) with Rennes for goalkeeper Edouard Mendy. According to goal, the 29-year-old has reached a verbal agreement on a five-year contract with the west Londoners and is set to complete the relevant paperwork and undergo a medical upon his arrival in the United Kingdom. The Blues have been locked in talks all month after making their first approach, Read More

Happening now: Tottenham fans besiege airport as Bale arrives UK ahead Premier League return

September 18, 2020 Editor 0

Gareth Bale has arrived in the UK to complete his loan move back to former club Tottenham Hotspur, Mirror reports. The Welshman will rejoin Spurs on a season-long loan deal from Real Madrid after the club’s agreed to split his wages across the course of the season. Bale arrived at London Luton airport on Friday afternoon along with his Real teammate Sergio Reguilon, who Read More

Breaking: Super Eagles midfielder Ndidi dazzles as Leicester blow West Brom in Premier League return

September 13, 2020 BBC 0

Jamie Vardy scored a second-half penalty double as Leicester condemned West Brom to a disappointing return to the Premier League. After goalkeeper Sam Johnstone twice came to the home side’s rescue with saves to deny Harvey Barnes in the first half, new signing Timothy Castagne broke the deadlock when he nodded home a far-post cross from fellow Belgian Dennis Praet Read More

Ahead of 2020/21 football season, full Premier League fixtures revealed

August 20, 2020 Mirror 0

The new Premier League season is almost upon us! In just over three weeks’ time the action will start once again as Liverpool bid to defend their title after claiming a first top-flight triumph for 30 years last term. But their rivals will be determined for the Reds to not have it so easy this time around with Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea among those plotting Read More

Manchester City ‘lure’ Messi days after Bayern humiliated Barcelona at Champions League

August 16, 2020 Dailymail 0

Manchester City reportedly believe they can sign Lionel Messi should he decide to leave Barcelona after their humiliating 8-2 Champions League defeat by Bayern Munich. The 33-year-old has become more and more disgruntled with life at the club in recent times and his contract is set to expire next summer. The Daily Mirror have reported that Manchester City would pay ‘whatever it takes’ to lure him over to Read More

Breaking: Manchester City ‘s Champions League woes persist as Lyon set up Bayern semi-final clash

August 15, 2020 Editor 0

Pep Guardiola’s Champions League curse with Manchester City struck again when he and his team blew what he had called a ‘once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’ to win the biggest club prize in the game after they crashed to defeat against Lyon, the seventh best team in France. Raheem Sterling compounded City’s misery with an astonishing open-goal miss five minutes from time and Read More

Liverpool’s Klopp named Premier League manager of the year

August 15, 2020 Skysports 0

Jurgen Klopp has been named Premier League Manager of the Season after masterminding Liverpool’s title-winning campaign. The Reds ended their 30-year wait for an English top-flight title after a blistering campaign which saw them finish 18 points clear of closest challengers Manchester City at the top of the Premier League table. In doing so, Liverpool became reigning European, World and Read More

Breaking: APC’s Danbaba wins Nasarawa constituency bye election

August 8, 2020 Mohammed Yangida 0

The candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Ismail Danbaba, has been declared winner of the bye election into Nasarawa central state constituency in Nasarawa sate held August ,8 2020. The returning officer, Mr. Iiyasu Umar, who announced the results on Saturday night in Nasarawa local government area said the APC candidate scored 7,475 to defeat Mr. Bage Nuhu of Peoples Read More

Breaking: Senator Buruji Kasamu is dead

August 8, 2020 Solomon Arowolo 0

Senator Buruji Kashamu, the immediate past lawmaker who represented Ogun East Senatorial District at the National Assembly and the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, is dead, Blueprint has learnt. His former colleague and ally Ben Bruce who announced his demise on his Facebook page Saturday evening said, “I have just lost my good Read More