Jamie Vardy Receives Death Threats Over Ranieri Exit

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy has said that he received death threats after last month’s sacking of manager Claudio Ranieri. The England forward said he had been targeted after rumours he had played a part in the Italian losing his job, nine months after leading them to their first ever English title. Vardy denied any involvement…

Champions League : Leicester City In The Wave Of Another ‘Fairly Tale’

The English Premier League Champion’s, Leicester City defied the odds to overcome a first-leg deficit against Sevilla to progress to the quarter-finals of the 2017 UEFA Champions league. Craig Shakespeare’s side provided the King Power Stadium faithful with another memorable night Tuesday as the hosts triumphed 2-0 to progress 3-2 on aggregate, with Kasper Schmeichel…

Why Leicester City Sacked Claudio Ranieri

Leicester City have made a shock announcement about the sacking of their manager Italian Claudio Ranieri, less than 10 months after he guided them to the top of English football. Claudio, appointed City manager in July 2015, led the Foxes to the greatest triumph in the Club’s 133-year history last season, as we were crowned…

Russia 2018: Worry For Super Eagles As Cameroon’s AFCON Win Raises Standard

Nigeria’s Super Eagles should be worried ahead of the two-leg Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifiers against reigning African Champions Cameroon. Cameroon’s success at the 2017 AFCON in Gabon is moral boost for the team and has changed the psychological dynamics of the qualifiers. The Indomitable Lions as African champions, have found a renew spirit that…

Leicester To Sign Second Nigerian Player In January

Leicester City are set to sign Wilfred Ndidi  in January 2017.  He will be the second Nigerian player for the English Premier League champions after signing Nigerian winger Ahmed Musa in summer. Leicester on Monday took  a step closer to finalising the £15million transfer of Ndidi from Genk after he underwent a medical. The clubs agreed…

Kano State Government Sacks Pillars Board

Kano Pillars FC Kano State Government on Wednesday dissolved the management and board of Kano Pillars Football Club. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje announced the dissolution in Kano when he hosted Kano Pillars Basket Ball players at the Government House. Ganduje explained that the dissolution of the Kabiru Baita led board was due to internal squabble and…

Deputy Senate President Salutes Rangers on NPFL Title

Ike EkeremaduNigeria’s Deputy Senate President Uche Anichukwu, Abuja: The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has showered praises on the Rangers International Football Club of Enugu for their gallantry and clinching of the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPLF, title in Enugu on Sunday. Senator Ekweremadu was at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium to cheer…

Hamburg sacks coach Labbadia after poor start

Hamburger SV fired coach Bruno Labbadia on Sunday after a poor start to the season earned the club only one point from five matches, with the dismissal delivered by telephone. Labbadia, who was also dismissed by Hamburg in 2010, was dismissed despite a tenacious performance by his team in Saturday’s 1-0 loss to Bundesliga powerhouse…

Super Eagles To Use Tanzania Game As Warning Signal To W’Cup Opponents

Super Eagles players have boosted that they will use today’s 2017 Africa Nations Cup qualifier against Tanzania in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, as warning signal to their opponents in the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Speaking yesterday, Super Eagles media officer, Toyin Ibitoye, stated that the Eagles, who hard their last walk out at the…

Golden Eaglets to feature in Dubai Tourney

Nigeria’s U-17 team, will play in an international tournament in Dubai later this year, according to president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick. The Golden Eaglets crashed out of the 2017 U-17 AFCON qualifiers in August, with Niger Republic eliminating the five-time world champions 3-2 on aggregate. However, Pinnick says the NFF will…