Posts Tagged ‘sport’

White Coach Apologizes to Nigerian Striker Blessing Eleke After Racially Abusing Him as “A Black Idiot”

Marko Nikolac, the head coach of Slovenian league leaders Olimpija, has apologized to Nigerian striker Blessing Eleke for fear of losing his job after he racially abused him, calling him “a black idiot”. Blessing was called a ‘black idiot’ by his own coach in Slovenia for wildly celebrating an equalizer.

WE PACKED THE ARENA FULL BACK TO BACK – SOUND SULTAN ON ABL GAMES [PHOTOS]

It is no longer news the African Basketball League is the biggest Sports entertainment event in Nigeria. Last weekend, it was a roll call of celebrities at the ABL rematch games as the Stallions played against the Lagos Warriors while the Lagos Islanders took on the Ramblers to end the games for the night.

Mikel Obi And Baby Mama Share Precious Moments [Photos]

Chelsea footballer, John Mikel Obi’s Russian baby mama too to Instagram to share pictures of herself and her hubby having family time and fun couple time together.

Cristiano Ronaldo Lands Himself In The History Books As He Sets Two New Records

Real Madrid was in the face of a must win as they faced an uphill task to qualify for the last four of the Champions League after falling to Wolfsburg 2-0 in the first leg of the tie.

Zinedine Zidane Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction During Madrid’s Champions League Win Over Wolfsburg

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane suffered a wardrobe malfunction during his side’s 3-0 win over Wolfsburg last night as his trouser tore while we he was jumping and spinning enthusiastically after Cristiano Ronaldo’s brilliant hat-trick against Wolfsburg, a win which now

Meet Cristiano Ronaldo’s New Girlfriend

The Real Madrid’s wing-wizard, Cristiano Ronaldo has a penchant for models, there is no doubt about that. After dating the Russian mode,/actress Irina Shayk, the 31-year-old striker is at it again.

Cristiano Ronaldo Scores 30 La Liga Goals For Sixth Season In A Row

Real Madrid’s all-time record scorer Cristiano Ronaldo helped Real Madrid beat Eibar 4-0, and in the process became the first player ever in Europe’s top leagues to score 30 goals in six straight seasons. He achieved all of this and he still plays so well at 31 years makes it more amazing.

Cristiano Ronaldo’s reaction when Messi was announced Ballon d’Or winner (Photos/Video)

Cristiano Ronaldo looked less than impressed after his major contender,Leonel Messi won the World footballer of the year for a record 5th time. His lastest win has denied Cristiano Ronaldo a third straight Ballon d’Or.

Ballon D’or Award 2015 winners in full + Photos from the event

The 2015 FIFA Ballon D’or award took place in Zurich with Lionel Messi emerging as the winner while celebrities from the football and entertainment world attended the showpiece event. Full winners list plus photos from the event after the jump.

Yaya Toure Blasts CAF After He Lost The Player Of The Year Award

Ivory Coast and Man city midfielder Yaya Toure, has labelled the Confederation of African Football (CAF) as ‘indecent’ and ‘pathetic’ for not awarding him the African Player of the Year award. Toure’s complaints appeared to have come from a perceived lack of recognition

Preview of Events At The Glo/CAF Awards 2015 in Abuja [VIDEO]

The 2015 Glo/CAF Awards was a night to remember for the likes of Pierre Aubametang, Patrick Osimhen and the rest of the winners and nominees. And of course for the Ivorian and Manchester City player, Yaya Toure, who lost the title to Pierre Aubamenyang – he won it four

Real Madrid Players Welcomed New Coach Zinedine Zidane With Smile (Photos)

Zinedine Zidane who was unveiled as the new coach of Real Madrid Football Club yesterday is seen here receiving handshakes from the players before their training. See photos below…

Watford Striker Odion Ighalo Reveals How mum sold sachet water so he could play football

Nigerian striker and English Premier League rave of the moment, Odion Ighalo, is unstoppable! He is scoring consistently at Watford and against the topmost club sides. Ighalo already has a record 14 goals in 19 games this season and is clearly the danger man for the Club.

Emmanuel Adebayor shows off luxury watch collection as he continues to pocket £100k a week from Tottenham

The controversial striker posted the impressive selection on Instagram while he remains without a club after leaving Spurs. He departed in September, after Mauricio Pochettino opted against including him in his 25-man squad for the Premier League, but he

Petr Cech Achieves Landmark 170 BPL Clean Sheets

Arsenal’s goalkeeper Petr Cech will have some consolation after his team suffered a 4-0 drubbing last week. Arsenal beat Bournemouth 2-0 yesterday to mark Cech’s 170th Premier league clean sheet.

Former IAAF President Lamine Diack Resigns As IOC Honorary Member

The former IAAF president Lamine Diack has resigned from his position as honorary member of the International Olympic Committee. Lamine Diack is under investigation in France for charges of money laundering and corruption and was suspended by the IOC yesterday. A report by the Wada Independent Commission found the IAAF complicit in a Russian doping […]

Blatter Hospitalized Refuses to Quit

Suspended President of Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), Joseph Blatter, is in hospital with an undisclosed illness but insists he will not quit. His adviser, Klaus Stoehlker, disclosed this to newsmen on Wednesday in Zurich. “He is in the recovery stagee, the doctors say that he can work again from next Tuesday onwards,” Stoehlker […]

GALATASARAY APPOINTS MANCINI

Turkish Giant Galatasaray have announced the arrival of Roberto Mancini as the successor to Fatih Terim who was relieved of his duty after a bust up with club President, Unal Aysal. The former Fiorentina, Lazio, Inter Milan, Manchester City coach has signed a three year deal with the Istanbul side. The 48-year-old first point of […]

EPL MATCHDAY 6 ROUND UP

MANCHESTER CLUBS DEFEATED AS SAS RAIN TERROR Both Manchester United and Manchester City tasted defeats at the weekend. David Moyes side suffered their third defeat in the league and

MOYES WILL FAIL IF..

The former Everton boss is finding his early life at Old Trafford very rough as he lost his third game in the league to West Bromich Albion at the Theatre of Dreams. Steve Clarke’s side haven’t defeated the English Champions at Old Trafford in a league match since 1978. This defeat has piled more pressure […]

I WAS ENSLAVED BY MOURINHO- AVB

Former colleagues will battle each other on Saturday for the first time in their managerial career as Spurs entertain Chelsea in a London derby. Andre Villas Boas will welcome his former boss to White Hart Lane and would like to prove a point against Mourinho who he said always neglected his opinion during their spells […]

EPL ROUND UP

EPL ROUND UP: Manchester City Trash United as Sunderland sacks Di Canio. The Most anticipated derby in England took place on Sunday as Pellegrini’s team hosted Post-Ferguson’s men at the Etihad. The fixture had Howard Webb as the center referee. The host were two goals up in the first half,thanks to Sergio Aguero and Yaya […]

RIVALRIES REKINDLED BY KEVIN OMOKARO

The Biggest Club Competition in the World, the UEFA Champions League kicked off during the midweek as Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester United, Bayern Munich, Manchester City were comfortable winners while ‘The Happy One’ lost his third game in a row in all competitions as Chelsea lost at home to Basle marking the worst start for […]

Nigeria receive Fifa query over Stephen Keshi comments

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has received an official query from Fifa over comments made by Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi, BBC Sport has learnt. The Malawi Football Association (FAM) had reported Keshi to Fifa after he called their former coach Tom Saintfiet “a white dude who should go back to Belgium”.

President Goodluck awards Okagbare, coach N6.5m

President, Goodluck Jonathan, has promised a cash prize of N3m to Nigerian queen track, Blessing Okagbare and N3.5m to her coach, Daniel Esebinimo, following the athlete’s laudable performance at the last IAAF World Championship in Athletics in Moscow, Russia.

Nigeria vs. Malawi 4PM Today

Reigning African champions, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will on Saturday, September 7th, take on the Flames of Malawi in the last round of group F play. The Nigerians only need a draw to advance to the playoff round of the African zone of World Cup qualifying, whilst the Malawians need to do the unthinkable-beat […]

US Open 2013: Serena Williams & Victoria Azarenka reach final

Defending champion Serena Williams will face second seed Victoria Azarenka in a rematch of 2012’s US Open final after they swept through their semi-finals. Belarusian Azarenka beat Italy’s Flavia Pennetta 6-4 6-2 on Arthur Ashe Stadium in a match with 13 breaks of serve.

Liverpool sign Sakho from PSG

Liverpool have confirmed they have signed Mamadou Sakho from Paris Saint-Germain. Sakho was at Anfield to watch the Reds’ 1-0 win over Manchester United on Sunday, along with Tiago Ilori

Ozil undergoes Arsenal medical after agreeing personal terms

Mesut Ozil is undergoing an Arsenal medical in Germany after agreeing personal terms with the club. The Gunners have agreed a €47 million fee with Real Madrid for the Germany international and are

Manchester United & Everton agree £24m Fellaini fee

Manchester United have agreed a £24 million fee with Everton for midfielder Marouane Fellaini, Goal understands.

Gareth Bale moves from Tottenham to Real Madrid on record transfer fee

The deal is reportedly worth 100 million euros ($132 million), breaking the previous record transfer fee of 93 million euros ($123 million) that Madrid paid for Cristiano Ronaldo in 2009.

Nacho big blow for Gunners

Arsenal have been dealt a blow with the news left-back Nacho Monreal is set to miss the start of the season with a back injury. The 27-year-old joined the Gunners in a £8.5million from Malaga in January and went on to make 11 appearances for the north London side last term.