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Organisers scrap 2020 Ballon d’Or

2020 Ballon d’Or

The Ballon d’Or won’t be awarded this yr because of the extraordinary situations created by the coronavirus pandemic, organisers France Soccer introduced yesterday. Will probably be the primary time the trophy given for the world’s greatest males’s footballer has not been awarded since Englishman Stanley Matthews received the inaugural version …

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Osun probes possession of Osun Utd

Osun probes ownership of Osun Utd - Osun probes possession of Osun Utd

Osun State Commissioner for Youths and Sports activities, Yemi Lawal, mentioned the federal government was investigating the possession of the supposedly state-owned soccer membership, Osun United. Lawal made the disclosure throughout a question-and-answer session with sports activities fanatics and journalists. He additionally mentioned the entire sports activities set-up within the …

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Emenalo remembers days at Stamford Bridge

Emenalo recalls days at Stamford Bridge

Our Reporter   FORMER Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo believes his “aptitude and competence” have “not been introduced accurately” as a result of he’s black. The previous Nigeria worldwide joined Chelsea as chief scout in 2007, earlier than progressing to assistant first-team coach after which technical director in 2011. He …

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Fury fires Joshua forward 2021 bout

Promoters fine tune  Joshua-Fury fight

Our Reporter   ANTHONY Joshua and Tyson Fury have met in Marbella as each British heavyweight champions holidayed amid rumours of a brilliant struggle between the pair. WBA, WBO and IBF title holder Joshua and WBC king Fury are strongly rumoured to be able to rumble in one of many …

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Metropolis to spend £150m on switch after CAS ruling

City to spend £150m on transfer after CAS ruling - Metropolis to spend £150m on switch after CAS ruling

Pep Guardiola might be handed about £150m to bolster his Manchester Metropolis squad after the quashing of the membership’s two-year ban from European competitors. On Monday, the courtroom of arbitration for sport dominated that UEFA’s determination needs to be overturned and a 30m Euros (£27m) high quality decreased to 10m …

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NIGERIAN PLAYERS ROUND UP – The Nation Nigeria

NIGERIAN PLAYERS ROUND UP The Nation Nigeria - NIGERIAN PLAYERS ROUND UP - The Nation Nigeria

ENGLAND Nigeria’s quartet of Alex Iwobi, Odion Ighalo, Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi will likely be in motion within the English Premier League this weekend for his or her numerous golf equipment. There are doubts over Alex Iwobi after sustaining a hamstring damage in Everton’s away loss to Tottenham midweek …

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Man Metropolis, Chelsea in robust attracts

Man City Chelsea in tough draws - Man Metropolis, Chelsea in robust attracts

MANCHESTER Metropolis will face Lyon or Juventus within the Champions League quarter-finals in the event that they maintain on to their first-leg benefit over Actual Madrid. Metropolis maintain a 2-1 lead after the primary leg of their last-16 tie, which was performed earlier than the match was suspended due to …

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African Champions League Last levels uncertain

African Champions League Final stages doubtful

FINAL levels of this yr’s African Champions League stay doubtful after the Confederation of African Soccer (CAF) mentioned it was nonetheless ready to listen to from Cameroon about internet hosting the matches. Cameroon was nominated greater than per week in the past when CAF’s govt committee met to determine tips …

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UEFA BAN: Man Metropolis know destiny on Monday

EPL: Man. City thrash champions Liverpool

MANCHESTER Metropolis will study on Monday whether or not their enchantment in opposition to a two-year ban from European membership competitions has been profitable. Metropolis appealed to the Courtroom of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after UEFA’S Membership Monetary Management Physique (CFCB) issued the ban in February. The CFCB dominated the …

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NFF okays PPG to finish 2020 NPFL season

2019/20 NPFL to kick-off Nov. 3

Our Reporter   THE Nigeria Soccer Federation (NFF) has ratified the choice of the Membership House owners Affiliation as communicated to them by the League Administration Firm (LMC) to finish the 2019-20 Nigeria Skilled Soccer League season and undertake the Level Per Recreation (PPG) system amongst others necessary choices arrived …

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