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Lionel Messi hands 21 months jail term for tax evasion

Argentina and Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud. His father, Jorge Messi, was also given a...
Leicester City agree fee for Ahmed Musa from CSKA Moscow

Leicester City agree fee for Ahmed Musa from CSKA Moscow

Premier League champions Leicester City have agreed a deal with CSKA Moscow to sign Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa, according to the player's agent. The 23-year-old,...
Lagos links up with London as Pelé unveils unique player-powered energy challenge

Lagos links up with London as Pelé unveils unique player-powered energy challenge

The Shell-installed kinetic football pitch at the Federal College of Education (Technical) Akoka, Lagos was again in the spotlight on Thursday as football legend...
Hodgson quits as England managerial role

Hodgson quits as England managerial role

Roy Hodgson resigned as England manager following his side's humiliating 2-1 defeat by tiny Iceland in the Euro 2016 last 16 on Monday. Hodgson's contract...
BREAKING: England ‘Brexit’ Euro 2016

BREAKING: England ‘Brexit’ Euro 2016

Following Britain’s vote to leave European Union (EU), England were dealt a humiliating 2-1 defeat by minnows Iceland on Monday as Roy Hodgson's side...
Confusion in Argentina as Messi hang boots

Confusion in Argentina as Messi hang boots

The heartbroken Barcelona superstar left the field in tears after missing a spot-kick in the shootout in the United States on Sunday – Messi's...
Euro 2016: Italy dethrones European king, Spain

Euro 2016: Italy dethrones European king, Spain

Giorgio Chiellini and Graziano Pelle scored the goals as Italy exacted revenge for their Euro 2012 hammering by dumping Spain out of Euro 2016...
Oyo Commissioner calls for sports development at local levels

Oyo Commissioner calls for sports development at local levels

The Newly Appointed Commissioner for Youth & Sports in Oyo State, Mr. Abayomi Oke, has called on stakeholders in Sporting Circle to join hands...
World Peace Day: Groups call for peaceful co-existence among Nigerians

Supporters Club plead support for Super Eagles’ World Cup qualification

The Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC) has urged fans to offer necessary support to the Super Eagles to excel in their group matches of...
Euro 2016: Portugal continue poor run as Ronaldo misfire

Euro 2016: Portugal continue poor run as Ronaldo misfire

A record breaking night for Cristiano Ronaldo, but one he'll want to quickly forget. The Portugal captain certainly won't want a copy of the selfie...