Tag: Player

LMC Confirms Death Of Nasarawa United Defender, Calls For Autopsy

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2020

The League Management Company (LMC) has confirmed the report of the death of Chineme Martins, a defender with Nasarawa United FC, who slumped during the ... Read More

Ronaldo Goes Philosophical as Messi Wins FIFA Best Player Award

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo, conspicuously-absent from the FIFA Best Awards at the La Scala Opera house in Milan, on Tuesday took to Instagram to express his feelings ... Read More

Super Eagles’ Carl Ikeme Retires From Football

Henry Solomon- July 27, 2018

Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has announced his retirement from football after a year-long battle with acute leukaemia, the English Premier League club said on ... Read More

World Cup 2018: Manchester’s Carrick Seeks Exclusion From England Squad Due to Depression

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2018

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has requested the Football Association (FA) not to select him for England duty after suffering from a bout of depression ... Read More

Kano Pillars Confirms Death of Its Defender Udoji

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2018

The management of Kano Pillars FC on Monday confirmed the death of their defender, Chinedu Udoji, who died in a ghastly auto crash in Kano ... Read More

Olivier Giroud Finally Goes to Chelsea

Henry Solomon- January 31, 2018

Chelsea Football Club has today completed the signing of striker Olivier Giroud from Arsenal. Giroud arrives with a wealth of experience and a proven pedigree ... Read More

Veteran Roma Midfielder De Rossi, Apologises After Brawl at Genoa

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2017

AS Roma’s veteran midfielder Daniele De Rossi has apologised after losing his head in a 1-1 draw at Genoa on Sunday. The draw had cost ... Read More

Messi Extends Contract With Barcelona to 2021

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2017

Lionel Messi has signed a new contract with Spanish club side FC Barcelona until 2021, the Liga leaders confirmed on Saturday. This ended speculation that ... Read More

Russia 2018 World Cup: England Legend And Russian Sports Journalist to Conduct Final Draw

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2017

The Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Moscow is now tantalisingly close, and we can reveal who will be on stage to ... Read More

Who Is Leon Balogun, The New Impeccable Super Eagles Defender

Henry Solomon- September 5, 2017

Leon Balogun can be best described as the new found impeccable Super Eagles defender who gave the Cameroonian Indomitable Lions strikers hard time to find ... Read More

Victor Moses Quality A Pain In The Heart Of The Cameroonian Defense

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

Chelsea wing-back and Super Eagles Winger Victor Moses showed outstanding quality as Nigeria mauled the Indomitable lions of Cameroon 4-0 in the 2018 World Cup ... Read More

Serena Williams Is Now A Mother To A Baby Girl

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

American Star tennis player, Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl at a Florida Clinic. Serena was earlier admitted at the St Mary's ... Read More

Kelechi Iheanacho Undergoes Medicals At Leicester City

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2017

Nigerian forward and Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho had his medical on Tuesday, as he is on the verge of joining the club for a ... Read More

Nemanja Matic Move From Chelsea To Manchester United Completed

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2017

Manchester United have completed the signing of Serbian player Nemanja Matic from Chelsea. This was announced his new club. The midfielder, who turns 29 on August ... Read More

Rangers FC Says Midfielder, Christian Madu Is No Where To Be Found

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2017

The management of Rangers International FC Enugu said on Friday it had not seen its Midfielder, Christian Madu in the last three weeks. The club’s ... Read More

Fight Against Leukaemia : Carl Ikeme Says “Ready To Give It My All”

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2017

Nigerian International and Wolverhampton Wanderers’ goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme says he ready to give his all in the fight against Leukaemia. The 31 year old was ... Read More

Super Eagles Stand With Carl Ikeme As He Begins Treatment Of Leukemia

Henry Solomon- July 7, 2017

Nigeria No.1 Goalkeeper and Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Carl Ikeme was on Thursday diagnosed of acute leukemia and this has generated reactions from fans and well wishers ... Read More

NFF Mourns Emeteole, Hails His Immense Contribution To Football

Henry Solomon- June 21, 2017

The Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday in Abuja expressed shock at news of the death of Kelechi Emeteole, former Nigeria international player and one-time Head ... Read More

Nigeria, Africa And The Football World Remembers Stephen Keshi

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2017

Former Nigeria National team Coach and Ex-Super Eagles Captain, Late Stephen Keshi who died one year ago is being remembered today in Nigeria, Africa and ... Read More

Africa Mourns, As Cheick Tiote Passes Away

Henry Solomon- June 5, 2017

Ivory Coast player and former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote died on Monday at the age of 30 after collapsing during a training session in ... Read More