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Sunshine Stars FC of Akure on Monday defeated 9-man Katsina United 2-0 in a rescheduled match day eight of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The match played at the Ondo State Sports Complex, was supposed to be played on Sunday buy shifted to Monday due to travel distance of Katsina United to Akure. Katsina […]

Evah Magala of Uganda on Sunday emerged champion of the 2019 IBB Ladies Golf Championship in Abuja. The three-day gross championship which is in its 21st edition teed off at the IBB International Golf and Country Club on Friday and ended on Sunday. No fewer than 160 amateur lady golfers from seven countries, namely Sweden, […]

A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born football player Emiliano Sala, British police said on Thursday. Sala, 28, had been flying from his previous club Nantes in western France to Wales on Jan. 21. He was going to make his […]

Tottenham Hotspur’s English Premier League (EPL) north London derby against Arsenal will be played at Wembley Stadium as the club still awaits safety certificates on its new ground. In January the club said all its February home fixtures would be staged at their adopted Wembley home. It had explained that this was owing to continued […]

Former Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has accepted a one-year prison sentence for defrauding the Spanish state of 3.3 million euros (2.8 million pounds). A Spanish court filing which indicated this on Tuesday showed however also that the Portuguese would not serve any jail time. The filing indicated that the tax ministry and Mourinho’s defence […]

Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho took a nasty tumble at an ice hockey game outside Moscow on Monday, drawing gasps and laughs after performing a ceremonial puck drop. Mourinho, who was sacked by Manchester United in December, made the first puck drop of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) game. They will also be between […]

Karim Benzema scored his sixth goal in four games as Real Madrid beat Alaves 3-0 on Sunday for a fourth successive La Liga victory. The win took the European champions to within eight points of leaders FC Barcelona. The French striker knocked a cross from Spanish left back Sergio Reguilon into the net from close […]

Solomon Ogbeide, the Technical Adviser of Lobi Stars Football Club, says the club will surely defeat Wydad Athletic Casablanca of Morocco in their 2018/2019 CAF Champions League meeting on Friday. Ogbeide told newsmen in Enugu on Thursday that he was confident of victory because his team was afraid of no opponent in the continental competition. […]

Philippe Coutinho struck twice as FC Barcelona mounted a comeback to thrash Sevilla 6-1 and sweep into the Copa del Rey semi-finals 6-3 on aggregate on Wednesday. After a 2-0 defeat in Seville last week in which they rested key players, the Catalans broke the deadlock in the 13th minute. That was when Coutinho slotted […]

Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin on Wednesday drew goalless with visiting Kwara United FC of Ilorin in a Match Day 4 fixture of the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Bendel Insurance were playing their first home game in the abridged competition, coming after 11 years […]



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