Former England striker Carlton Cole is to be reunited with ex-Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien after joining Indonesia club Persib Bandung.
Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure in Wednesday defeated Katsina United 2-0 in the week 16 encounter of the Nigeria Professional League (NPFL).
The first worldwide staff recruitment for Beijing 2022, inaugurated on March 20, draws worldwide attention as more than 300,000 people from 112 countries and regions visited the recruitment page on the official website.
Spanish clubside FC Barcelona on Wednesday described Lionel Messi’s four-match international ban with Argentina as “unfair and totally disproportionate’’.
Brazil have become the first side to seal their place at the FIFA World Cup finals in Russia next year.
Argentina are out of the automatic qualification places for the 2018 World Cup after losing 0-2 to Bolivia hours after captain Lionel Messi was given a four-match ban.
Argentina forward Lionel Messi has been banned from their next four competitive internationals starting with Tuesday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier away to Bolivia.
Roger Federer took his 2017 record to 15 wins from 16 matches as he beat Juan del Potro at the Miami Open on Monday.
Real Madrid’s Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo was the best paid footballer in 2016-17, with €87.5 million in earnings, ahead of his Argentinian rival at Barcelona, Lionel Messi (76.5m), according to figures to appear in Tuesday’s edition of France Football.
Manchester City have been fined £35 000 by the Football Association for a failure to control their players against Liverpool earlier this month.