Football

Madrid cruise to victory over Valencia

Madrid cruise to victory over Valencia

Real Madrid have kept up the pressure on Barcelona with a 3-0 win over tough opponents, Valencia on Thursday night at the Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano. The game afforded Marco Asensio who marked his long-awaited return by scoring with his first touch and assisting Karim Benzema  in scoring the third ... Read more

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Obasi: I stand by my bribery claims

Chinedu Obasi: I didn’t make 2014 World Cup squad for refusing to give bribe

Former Super Eagles forward, Chinedu Obasi has revealed that he has proof to back up his claims that he was asked to pay bribe to be included in Nigeria’s squad to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the sportsbay.com reports. It will be recalled that Obasi in a recent Instagram ... Read more

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Brazil withdraws 2023 Women’s World Cup bid

Brazil withdraws 2023 Women’s World Cup bid

Brazil has withdrawn its bid to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup. The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) said the government did not consider it wise to offer financial guarantees in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic according to BBC Sports.  Brazil will now support Colombia’s proposal, which is up against ... Read more

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Nigeria will be African champions again – Rohr

Rohr to try new players for Nigeria dead-rubber AFCON qualifier game

Super Eagles coach. Gernot Rohr has vowed to secure a fourth Africa Cup of Nations trophy for Nigeria, the sportsbay.com reports. Rohr, 66, has renewed his contract till 2022 after he agreed to a pay cut in the local currency and reside in the country. Officials said the German-born coach ... Read more

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