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Leon Balogun returns to training

Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun has resumed training for Brighton and Hove Albion, NationSport reports. The 30-year-old suffered a shoulder injury picked in training three weeks ago and, according to manager Chris Hughton, will miss out on a fourth consecutive match when the Seagulls host Huddersfield Town in a Premier League clash at the American […]

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Lagos sports federations to develop growth strategy

Forum of Lagos State Sports Federations Association Chairmen has resolved to work together to develop a strategic document that will enhance sports development in the state. Speaking yesterday after their meeting at the Teslim Balogun, Chairman of Chairmen, Seyi Akinwunmi, who is also the Chairman of the Lagos State Football Association (LSFA) said the it […]

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Champions League: Sterling Completes Dramatic Man City Comeback At Schalke

Raheem Sterling celebrates after scoring Manchester City’s winning goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg football match between Schalke 04 and Manchester City on February 20, 2019, in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. Odd ANDERSEN / AFP   Raheem Sterling sealed a dramatic 3-2 Champions League win for 10-man Manchester City at Schalke as […]

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Atletico Stun Ronaldo And Juventus In First Leg Of Champions League Last 16 Clash

Atletico Madrid’s midfielder Rodri (C-L) and forward Alvaro Morata (C) react as teammate Jose Gimenez (bottom 2ndR) scores a goal during their UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg clash with Juventus FC at the Wanda Metropolitan stadium. GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP   Cristiano Ronaldo’s Champions League mission with Juventus stalled on Wednesday as […]

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Europa League: Lacazette Sees Red As Bate Borisov Defeat Arsenal

BATE Borisov’s Serbian defender Aleksandar Filipovic and Arsenal’s Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan vie for the ball during the UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg football match between FC BATE Borisov and Arsenal FC in Borisov outside Minsk on February 14, 2019.Sergei GAPON / AFP   Arsenal face an uphill battle to progress in […]

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‘A Class Apart’: Five Things We Learned From The Premier League

Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola greets Chelsea’s Italian head coach Maurizio Sarri ahead of the English Premier League football match between their clubs at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Sunday, February 10, 2019. Oli SCARFF / AFP   Manchester City destroyed Chelsea 6-0 to return to the top of the Premier League after Liverpool’s […]

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Fiorentina Beat Napoli As Martinez Gets Inter Back Winning

Fiorentina’s Italian defender Federico Ceccherini (L) and Napoli’s Italian forward Lorenzo Insigne go for the ball during the Italian Serie A football match Fiorentina vs Napoli on February 9, 2019 at the Artemio-Franchi stadium in Florence. Tiziana FABI / AFP   Napoli could finish the weekend trailing Serie A leaders Juventus by 11 points after […]