Edinson Cavani is set to make his first start for Paris Saint-Germain since August against Brest on Saturday after recovering from a hip injury, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday. “He should play tomorrow, we need him to start playing,”...
African players still do not get the recognition they deserve, Cameroon legend Samuel Eto’o told AFP in an exclusive interview, as he hopes that this will finally be the year another player from the continent wins the Ballon d’Or. George Weah, the...
After their stunning Champions League fightback over Inter Milan, buoyant Borussia Dortmund now has Bayern Munich in their sights for Saturday’s crunch Bundesliga clash. Dortmund came from two goals down at half-time against Antonio Conte’s Inter on Tuesday as Achraf...
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has targeted qualifying for the knockout stages of the Europa League as a pick-me-up after defeat to Bournemouth ended a brief revival. The mood at Old Trafford had been lifted by three successive victories...
Gerard Pique has said Barcelona’s players offered to alter their own contracts to help the club buy Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain last summer. Barca attempted to re-sign Neymar, sold to PSG for a world record 222 million euros ($249 million)...
A delegation of Manchester United top brass are set to visit Saudi Arabia as rumors of a take over by the Gulf state's Crown Prince refuse to disappear. Discontent surrounding United's ownership by the American Glazer family has been apparent...
Agent Giuseppe ‘Pino’ Pagliara is on trial in England for bribery, having told an undercover reporter he helped Sir Alex Ferguson ‘fix’ a Manchester United match with Juventus and gave then-Chelsea manager Antonio Conte back-handers. This is the same trial...
Andy Ruiz Jnr has told Anthony Joshua that he should take a break from boxing if he loses to the Mexican again. The pair are scheduled to have a huge rematch in December after Ruiz Jnr took Joshua’s three world...
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Monday, said that it was “shocked” by FIFA’s decision to impose a life ban on the former national coach, Samson Siasia and vowed to overturn it. FIFA says it banned Siasia, 52, from football,...
Nigeria’s Raymond Ekevwo has emerged the winner of the 100m event after clocking a time of 9.96secs at the ongoing 2019 African Games in Morocco. This is the first time since 2007 that Nigeria will win gold in the men’s...