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EPL: Title, top 4 races resume

March 30, 2019 Editor 0

Manchester city will look to go top of the table with a win when they travel to take on relegation threatened Fulham at Craven Cottage. The Citizens are two points behind Liverpool with a game in hand, and will go top for at least a few hours with a win. Pep Guardiola’s men are in fine goalscoring form and against Read More

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La Liga: Zidane turns to Mane Real Madrid ahead summer transfer window

March 25, 2019 Editor 0

Real Madrid are reportedly ready to renew their interest in Liverpool forward Sadio Mane. Zinedine Zidane was keen to sign the Senegal star, 26, last summer but the move fell apart when he opted to quit Los Blancos. Now, Marca is reporting the Frenchman will launch a £73million bid this summer. Real have also been heavily linked with Chelsea’s Eden Hazard. But the Blues’ two-window Read More

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EPL: Liverpool look to continue momentum, its Everton vs Chelsea

March 16, 2019 Editor 0

As the season begins to wind down, West Ham will kick off the day’s action with a clash against Huddersfield town at the Olympic Stadium. Leicester will be eyeing a second straight win when they travel to take on Burnley at Turf Moor. Newcastle will face a tricky task against Eddie Howe’s Bournemouth in their clash at the Vitality Stadium. Read More

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Champions League: Liverpool stop Bayern, sail into last 8, Barca completes pack

March 14, 2019 Editor 0

Sadio Mane scored twice to steer Liverpool into the Champions League quarterfinals on Wednesday after a superb 3-1 win at Bayern Munich dumped out the German giants. Having missed the goalless first leg at Anfield three weeks ago through suspension, Virgil van Dijk’s long pass led to Mane’s excellent first-half goal at the Allianz Arena. “His first goal was ridiculous, Read More

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Breaking: Ozil ruled out of Liverpool clash

December 28, 2018 Editor 0

Mesut Ozil is out of the Arsenal squad to face Liverpool because he is suffering with knee pain. The rest of Unai Emery’s side arrived in Liverpool ahead of their clash against Jurgen Klopp’s men – but the German was missing after not travelling with the team despite taking part in training. League leaders Liverpool are unbeaten in their 19 games this Read More

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EPL: Can Arsenal end Liverpool’s unbeaten run?

December 28, 2018 Editor 0

Top of the table Liverpool will tackle Arsenal at Anfield. Both sides go into the game on the back of contrasting fortunes. Liverpool have remained unbeaten after 19 games, going six points clear at the top while forward Mohammed Salah has shot to the top of the scoring charts with 13 goals. Arsenal on the other hand dropped points once Read More

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EPL: Palace rival Huddersfield for Solanke

December 25, 2018 Editor 0

Crystal Palace will rival Huddersfield to sign Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke on loan. Palace are seeking a new centre-forward and two wide players in next month’s transfer window and Solanke is thought to be high on their list. Last month, Sky Sports News exclusively revealed that Solanke was a target for struggling Huddersfield, whose manager David Wagner is a close friend and Read More

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EPL: New era begins at Old Trafford

December 22, 2018 Editor 0

Manchester United will make the trip to Cardiff City Stadium to take on Cardiff City. The Red Devils will go into the game with a new manager after Jose Mourinho was sacked following a 3-1 defeat to Liverpool. Michael Carrick will be tasked with leading United to victory before new caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer takes over. United have struggled Read More

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Again, Mo Salah wins BBC African best Footballer, equals Okocha

December 15, 2018 Editor 0

Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for the second time in a row. The 26-year-old beat Medhi Benatia, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sadio Mane and Thomas Partey to the prize. The Premier League’s player of the year scored 44 goals in 52 games for Liverpool last season. “It’s a great feeling to win Read More

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Champions League knockout: 16 successful teams seeded, unseeded and rated ahead of pairing – see them

December 13, 2018 Editor 0

Ahead of paring for round of 16 teams slated for Monday, Decmber 17,2018, teams have been seeded, unseeded and rated. Take a look: Group winners (seeded): Barcelona (ESP), Bayern München (GER), Borussia Dortmund (GER), Juventus (ITA), Manchester City (ENG), Paris Saint-Germain (FRA), Porto (POR), Real Madrid (ESP) Group runners-up (unseeded): Ajax (NED), Atlético Madrid (ESP), Liverpool (ENG), Lyon (FRA), Manchester United (ENG), Read More

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EPL: Salah returns to scoring times with hat-trick as Liverpool swallow Cherries; United, Arsenal win

December 8, 2018 Editor 0

Mohamed Salah’s hat-trick fired Liverpool to the top of the Premier League with an impressive 4-0 win at Bournemouth, while Manchester United also finally hit some free-scoring form with a 4-1 win over Fulham at Old Trafford on Saturday. Arsenal extended their unbeaten run to 21 games, but left it late to beat Huddersfield 1-0 thanks to Lucas Torreira’s overhead Read More

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Ronaldo questions Salah’s Puskas Award

October 2, 2018 Blueprint 0

Cristiano Ronaldo believes he was wrongly overlooked for the Fifa goal of the year award and claims his overhead kick for Real Madrid against Juventus last season was the “most beautiful”. The Portugal international was shortlisted for the Puskas Award alongside Gareth Bale’s own bicycle kick in the Champions League final against Liverpool and Mohamed Salah’s curling effort against Everton. Read More

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Champions league final: Can Liverpool upstage Real Madrid at Kiev?

May 5, 2018 Blueprint 0

After a scintillating UEFA Champions league (UCL) semi final matches that saw Liverpool Football Club overcome a resilient AS Roma on 7-6 aggregate, they will face a determined Real Madrid side (gunning for third successive UCL titles) that won 4-3 against Bayern Munich to qualify for the final, set to be decided on May 27 in Kiev, capital of Ukraine. Read More

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EPL week 33 preview: Manchester, Merseyside under siege

April 7, 2018 Blueprint 0

  Manchester will be the centre of attention when Manchester City tackle Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium. Both sides have had contrasting seasons, with City breezing their way to the title with some mesmerizing football, while United have trailed their rivals for a huge part of the season. A solid start to the season was marred by injuries to Read More

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Champions League: My magic wand ‘ll send Liverpool crashing at return leg –Pep boasts

April 7, 2018 Blueprint 0

Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola has slammed Liverpool fans for attacking the club’s bus before the 3-0 defeat at Anfield. Guardiola said they believe in their strength to turn the game around at the Etihad next Tuesday, insisting that he has no complaints with his players’ performance. Mohamed Salah, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Sadio Mane netted at Anfield. He said, ““I Read More

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Premier League: Week 32 preview Reds kick off League return

March 30, 2018 Blueprint 0

  A fiery clash kicks off the return of the Premier League when Crystal Palace take on Liverpool at Selhurst Park. There’s a lot to play for as Palace are 16th on the log, just two points clear of the drop zone. A crucial win over Huddersfield lifted them out of the zone but defeat could see them slip right Read More

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A date with destiny

March 10, 2018 Blueprint 0

When I relocated from London to Liverpool in 2008 it took my family and I a little time to settle down and one of the first few Nigerians we met was Alhaji Abdullahi Abubakar. He was an amazing elderly man who had a successful career with a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Shipping Line. On the surface he looked quiet Read More