Bayern close to agreeing price for City’s Sane

May 14, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Bayern Munich and Manchester City are reportedly close to agreeing a transfer fee for Germany winger Leroy Sane, according to the German media on Thursday. Magazine Kicker claims City want 50 million euros ($54 million) for the 24-year-old Sane, but Bayern are offering around 10 million euros less. Last week, magazine Sport Bild reported that Sane has already agreed a Read More

Liverpool open talks with Osimhen’s agent

April 28, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Liverpool are understood to have taken the lead in the big chase for Victor Osimhen as the Premier League club have opened talks with his agent. Le Sport 10 has now reported that Liverpool, who are just two wins away from a 19th Premier League conquest, have swung into action to sign the 21-year-old Lille striker by discussing a transfer Read More

Oliseh to Ighalo: Remain in Manchester United

April 7, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Former Super Eagles skipper, Sunday Oliseh has said Wilfred Ndidi would have been playing for Real Madrid or another bigger club but for the fact Nigeria has struggled at major tournaments. Oliseh also urged Odion Ighalo to stay put at Manchester United despite a tempting offer from his Chinese club. Ndidi has continued to shine at Premier League club Leicester Read More

Arsenal linked with Man United’s Lingard

April 5, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Arsenal are being linked with an ambitious move for underfire Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard.Gunners boss Mikel Arteta is keen to bolster his attacking ranks and has prioriised the signing of an attacking midfielder.The club currently have Dani Ceballos on loan from Real Madrid but it is believed funds will not  be available to make the deal permanent in the summer window. According to The Athletic, Arsenal chiefs have accepted Read More

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La Liga allow Barca to make emergency striker signing

February 17, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Spain’s footballing authorities have given Barcelona the green light to make an emergency signing after confirming forward Ousmane Dembele will miss at least the next six months with a hamstring issue. The France international, who joins fellow striker Luis Suarez on the sidelines, underwent surgery in Finland last week. Barca, who allowed youngster Carles Perez to leave for AS Roma in January on loan Read More

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Rohr wants Ighalo back in Super Eagles’ fold

February 3, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has hinted of his move to persuade Odion Ighalo back to the national team for a third spell following the transfer of of the Shanghai Shenhua of China to Manchester United on a transfer date deadline. Rohr expressed excitement over the move which he described as “good news for Nigerian football” disclosed that he has Read More

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Manchester United capture Bruno Fernandes

January 29, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Manchester United have reached a deal with Sporting Lisbon for the transfer of Portuguese international midfielder Bruno Fernandes the Premier League announced on Wednesday. United will pay an initial fee of around 55m euros (£47m) for the 25-year-old, though add-ons could increase the overall cost to 80m euros (£67.6m). Fernandes’ move is subject to a medical and the agreement of Read More

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INEC to commence voter registration soon- Oyo REC

January 14, 2020 Editorial IV 0

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Oyo state, Mr Mutiu Agboke, says the continuous voters registration would soon commence. Agboke made the disclosure at a stakeholders meeting on Tuesday in Iseyin. He said the exercise would capture new registrants and those that have issues with their PVCs such as replacement of lost or defaced cards and  transfers from former locations. Read More

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Young rejects Man United’s contract extension

January 9, 2020 Editorial IV 0

Manchester United skipper Ashley Young has reportedly rejected an offer of an Old Trafford contract extension. Young is wanted by Serie A giants Inter Milan to bolster their push for a first league title since 2010. United chiefs quickly put together an offer of a new deal to keep him at the club and block the transfer. But according to Read More

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Three Super Eagles players displace world stars, soar as World most valuable footballers

January 7, 2020 Editorial IV 0

France and Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe has been rated as the most valuable footballer in the world, at a staggering €265m, as the new winter transfer widow goes wide open, according to the CIES Football Observatory algorithm. England and Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling, as well as Egypt and Liverpool forward, Mohamed Salah complete the top three footballers in Read More

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Osimhen on FC Barcelona’s radar

October 14, 2019 Editorial III 0

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen is on the radar of FC Barcelona according to reports monitored in highly respected Spanish sports newspaper AS. The newspaper reported that Osimhen, who is the leading scorer in the French Ligue 1 with seven goals and two assists for Lille this season, is regarded as a replacement for Luis Suarez. The report said Barcelona Read More

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Arsenal’s Ozil in shock Barcelona move

September 30, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Arsenal playmaker, Mesut Ozil could leave the club for Barcelona in next year’s January transfer window. According to Sportsmole, the La Liga champions are willing to sign the former Germany international on a loan basis with an option to buy him at the end of the 2019/2020 season. The newspaper reports that Ozil could serve a replacement for forward, Ousmane Read More

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Jigawa: When stakeholders gathered to access conditional cash transfer programme

July 18, 2019 Editorial IV 0

The social security programme started by a non-governmental organisation by which indigent women in Jigawa state were being assisted would be sustained even after the NGO winds up. BAYO MUHAMMAD ALABIRA reports. The issue currently bothering residents of Jigawa state now is how far the unconditional cash grant transfer programmme sponsored by a non-government organisation, Action Against Hunger (AAH) can Read More

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Stoke City boss Jones rules out Etebo sale

March 6, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Stoke City manager Nathan Jones is ready to ward off summer interest for Oghenekaro Etebo Etebo if the Nigerian international attracts any transfer inquiries. Jones saw Etebo cap an impressive run of recent form with his first goal in England to kickstart Saturday’s 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest. Much has been said about the players Jones might want out of Read More

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New Anambra Police Commissioner assumes office

February 11, 2019 Editorial IV 0

CP Mustapha Dandaura has officially assumed duty as the new and 27th Commissioner of Police in Anambra state.Dandaura, a former CP in charge of Railway Command Lagos, replaced Garba Umar, recently on transfer to another command. The new Commissioner in an address after observing a Sentry Guard mounted in his honour at the quarter guard, assured Anambra residents of his Read More

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Super Eagles defender, Awaziem joins Rizespor on loan deal from Porto

January 22, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Super Eagles fringe defender, Chidozie Awaziem has joined Turkish topflight division side, Caykur Rizespor. The 22-year-old centre-back joins another Nigerian Aminu Umar at the club. Awaziem who was earlier linked with a move to Maritimo and Trabzonspor signed a six-month loan deal according to Turkish sports news outlet, Transfer Merkezi. He played for FC Nantes on loan in 2017/18 season where Read More

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EPL transfer: Ighalo rejects Spurs offer if…

January 16, 2019 Editorial III 0

Super Eagles and Changchun Yatai forward, Odion Ighalo has  stated that he would not accept an offer to join English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur should such an opportunity at the London side come his way The former Changchun Yatai FC of China’s goal banger made the mind-boggling declaration while speaking as guest of a cable television, Sky Sports, on Read More

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Leicester Boss Puel hints at Musa exit

January 8, 2018 Editorial IV 0

Leicester City boss Claude Puel has admitted that Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa may be on his way out of the club. Musa who was The Foxes’ £16million signing in the summer of 2016 from CSKA Moscow, has fallen on the coach’s pecking order. He has not played a single minute of Premier League football this season, although was on Read More