Friday, June 22, 2018
Signs bad for Messi’s last chance to emulate Maradona

Messi misses penalty as Argentina held by Iceland

Argentina captain Lionel Messi missed a second-half penalty as his side were held to a 1-1 draw by World Cup debutants Iceland in Group...
Ronaldo becomes Europe’s top scorer with strike against Morocco

Praises galore for Ronaldo

Some football enthusiasts on Friday said that Cristiano Ronaldo had set a very high standard at the Russia FIFA World Cup which would...
Eagles over cloud, ready to soar – NFF

Russia 2018: Fans urge Eagles to redeem Africa’s image

As the Super Eagles face Croatia on Saturday in their group D opener, football fans in Ebonyi have urged the team to redeem...
Egypt's Salah out for up to four weeks, says Liverpool physiotherapist

Salah set for comeback in Egypt’s opener against Uruguay

Egypt forward Mohamed Salah has recovered from a shoulder injury and will play in their World Cup opener against Uruguay, coach Hector Cuper said...
Fans want Super Eagles to rise above defeat

2018 World Cup: Parliamentarian rates Eagles high

The Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Sports, Rep. Anayo Nnebe, says Super Eagles team at the World Cup in Russia is technically...
Mourinho applauds Chelsea discipline against A/Villa

Mourinho confident England will impress in Russia

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has backed England to shine at the World Cup due to the depth of experience in the squad. “They have...
Eagles over cloud, ready to soar – NFF

Russia 2018: Fans urge Super Eagles to be wary of best fashion rating

Ebonyi Football fans on Thursday urged the Super Eagles to be wary of the best fashion rating it has received from nations as the...
Rohr releases final 23-man list for Russia 2018

Rohr hails Eagles’ preparation in Austria as team receive warm welcome in Essentuki

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr said his players had a very good preparation in Austria ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Our correspondent reports...
'World class' Salah threatens Ronaldo-Messi grip on Ballon d'Or

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Egypt forward Mohamed Salah remains a doubt to face Uruguay in their World Cup opener at Yekaterinburg on Friday, the country’s football association has...
Nadal unsure of Wimbledon appearance after record French Open win

Nadal unsure of Wimbledon appearance after record French Open win

Rafael Nadal has cast doubt on his participation at Wimbledon, saying he needs to see how his body recovers after a long clay court...