Breaking: Tuchel becomes Chelsea coach

January 26, 2021 BBC 0

Chelsea have appointed former Paris St-Germain boss Thomas Tuchel as their new manager on an 18-month contract. Tuchel, 47, won two league titles, the French Cup and the French League Cup in his two-and-a-half years in Paris. Frank Lampard was dismissed on Monday after 18 months in charge, following a run of one win in five league matches. German coach Read More

Breaking: New Chelsea coach set to emerge as Lampard faces sack

January 25, 2021 Goal 0

Frank Lampard is set to be sacked from his role as Chelsea manager and replaced by former PSG boss Thomas Tuchel, Goal reports. Lampard has guided the club for just over 18 months, but leaves following five defeats in the last eight games. It comes just 24 hours after his 3-1 win over Luton Town in the FA Cup, but the club’s Premier Read More

Late Premier League offer delays Ahmed Musa’s move

January 22, 2021 Blueprint 0

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa is now studying late offers from the Premier League just as he was about to conclude a return to top Russian club CSKA Moscow. The Eagles skipper has been a free agent since late last year after his contract with Saudi Arabian club Al Nassr was mutually terminated two years before it was to run Read More

Breaking: Ndidi shines, Vardy nets late goal as Leicester cage Manchester United in dramatic Premier League clash

December 26, 2020 BBC 0

Leicester City twice came from behind to deny Manchester United a record-equalling 11th consecutive away win in the Premier League on Saturday. Axel Tuanzebe diverted a close-range effort from Jamie Vardy – who had had an otherwise quiet afternoon – into his own net in the 85th minute to keep the Foxes second in the table. Bruno Fernandes had given Read More

Breaking: Everton pile more woes on Arsenal as gunners succumb to 8th Premier League defeats

December 19, 2020 BBC 0

Everton ensured manager Carlo Ancelotti celebrated the first anniversary of his appointment with victory over Arsenal that moved them into second place in the Premier League to increase counterpart Mikel Arteta’s woes. Ancelotti’s side have now beaten Chelsea, Leicester City and Arsenal in the space of seven days and while there were some anxious moments in the second half, this Read More

AFCON 2021: Fixing defence key for Nigeria

November 10, 2020 Editor 0

Nigeria had a flying start to their campaign in the African Cup of Nations qualifiers and after the coronavirus hiatus, they will be back in action, with a home game against Sierra Leone. The double header against Sierra Leone in Group L holds a big key towards Nigeria’s qualification. With two wins in the two coming matches, they will only Read More

Premier League Round 7: Table set to loosen up

October 31, 2020 Editor 0

A number of top matches are on the cards this weekend, as the Premier League goes into the seventh week of action. We expect that a compact table occasioned by the fast start to the season will start opening up in Round 7. At the end of the Round 7 matches, any side in the top nine can ascend to Read More

Breaking: Super Eagles camp open ahead Leone stars clash as Osimhen, Akpeyi return

October 29, 2020 Editor 0

Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has called up Captain Ahmed Musa, defender William Ekong, midfield enforcer Oghenekaro Etebo and 21 others for next month’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying quick-fire double against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. Defenders Kenneth Omeruo, Leon Balogun and Chidozie Awaziem, midfielder Alex Iwobi and forwards Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze and Chidera Ejuke are also Read More

Super Eagles star part ways with Saudi club, set for European return

October 26, 2020 Goal 0

Saudi Pro League side Al Nassr have officially confirmed Ahmed Musa’s departure from the club. Musa, 28, who is now a free agent is reported to have parted ways with the club mutually as he hopes to continue with his professional career in Europe. In a post on social media, the Najd’s Knight established the jet-heeled forward’s exit while wishing Read More

Premier League: West Ham show class, end Leicester winning streak

October 4, 2020 Supersport 0

West Ham celebrated a stunning 3-0 win at Leicester City in the Premier League on Sunday, ending the Foxes’ perfect start after three straight wins thanks to goals from Michail Antonio, Pablo Fornals and Jarrod Bowen. With their manager David Moyes absent after testing positive for coronavirus, the Hammers produced a breathtaking performance under his assistant Alan Irvine in their Read More

Breaking – Premier League: Chelsea back to winning ways, crush Palace

October 3, 2020 BBC 0

Summer signing Ben Chilwell scored one and assisted another on his first Premier League start since his £45m move from Leicester City as Chelsea returned to winning ways against Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. Having made his first appearance on Tuesday as Frank Lampard’s side were knocked out of the Carabao Cup on penalties by Tottenham, Chilwell marked his 100th Read More

Breaking: Manchester City capture ‘top’ defender… see Pictures

September 29, 2020 BBC 0

Manchester City have signed 23-year-old defender Ruben Dias from Benfica on a six-year deal for about £65m. Argentine centre-back Nicolas Otamendi has moved the other way for £13.7m. Dias becomes City boss Pep Guardiola’s third significant summer signing, following the arrivals of defender Nathan Ake and forward Ferran Torres. “To have the opportunity to join a club like Manchester City Read More

Breaking: Liverpool bounce back, thrash Arsenal in Premier League clash

September 28, 2020 BBC 0

Liverpool’s new £45m signing Diogo Jota grabbed a home debut goal as the champions demonstrated their determination to retain an iron grip on their Premier League crown by coming from behind to record an impressive victory against Arsenal at Anfield. Arsenal, who had won their opening two Premier League games, went ahead after 25 minutes when Alexandre Lacazette took advantage Read More

New Premier League season: Chelsea open account with victory over Brighton

September 14, 2020 BBC 0

Frank Lampard’s expensively reshaped Chelsea made a winning start to their Premier League campaign with victory at Brighton. Timo Werner, signed from RB Leipzig, and his Germany team-mate Kai Havertz, brought in from Bayer Leverkusen, made their debuts in a Chelsea side who had to work hard for their win. Werner was pacy and prominent, winning a 23rd-minute penalty when Read More

Breaking: From Leicester, Chilwell completes Chelsea switch

August 26, 2020 Editor 0

Ben Chilwell has become a Blue with the left-back signing a five-year contract, according to Chelsea official website on Wednesday evening Chilwell is one of the most established and promising full-backs in the Premier League having made over 120 appearances for Leicester City since his debut as an 18-year-old back in October 2015. An England international who likes to attack 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

Premier League final day: Fans anxious as Chelsea, Manchester Utd, Leicester battle Champions League spot, others fight relegation

July 26, 2020 BBC 0

Champions League qualification and the battle to avoid relegation are the major issues at stake as the Premier League season concludes on Sunday. Coronavirus prompted fears the campaign might not be completed but after 92 games in 40 days the top flight is set for a dramatic finale. Leicester City host Manchester United with both teams and Chelsea competing for the Read More

FA Cup remaining fixtures rolled out amid Coronavirus

May 29, 2020 Supersport 0

The FA Cup final will be held on August 1, the Football Association announced on Friday, after the Premier League said on Thursday that its season will restart on June 17. The quarterfinals of the FA Cup will be held over the weekend of June 27-28, with the semifinals earmarked for the weekend of July 18-19. The knockout competition, like Read More

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#FACupdraw: Chelsea, Man City, Arsenal, others know 5th round opponents

January 28, 2020 Editor 0

After the fith round FA Cup draw was held Monday evening, Holders Manchester City wil face Sheffield United at the Etihad Stadium, while Arsenal who won 2-1 at Bournemouth, will travel to Portsmouth Manchester United play either Northampton or Derby County. The winners of the replay between Liverpool and Shrewsbury Town will visit Chelsea. These fifth round matches will be Read More

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Breaking: Iheanacho strikes as Leicester beat West Ham, pile more pressure on Pelegrini; Tottenham survive Norwich scare

December 28, 2019 Editor 0

Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho got on the scoring sheet for Leicester City as they beat West Ham in one of the English Premier League games decided Saturday night. Leicester had lost their previous two matches before returning to winning ways this weekend. The latest goal is the third from Iheanacho who has endured deep form in recent times. Similarly, Read More

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Breaking: Rodgers wades off Arsenal, strikes new Leicester deal

December 6, 2019 Editor 0

Brendan Rodgers has signed a new contract with Leicester designed to keep him at the club until at least 2025. The Northern Irishman has done an outstanding job since moving to the King Power Stadium from Celtic in February, helping them to second in the Premier League this season, and the new deal will include a significant pay rise. Rodgers, 46, had been the Read More