Category: Sports

Wayne Rooney Appointed Derby County Coach

After an impressive record as an interim boss that has seen him won three matches and record four draws from nine games since taking over as player-manager following Phillip Cocu’s sacking in November, Wayne Rooney has been appointed as Derby County Coach on a two-and-a-half-year contract. This appointment means Rooney officially retires from playing football…

Pogba Sends Manchester United Top Of EPL

Ahead of Sunday’s crucial showdown game with title rivals Liverpool at Anfield, Paul Pogba’s goal was all that was needed to send Manchester United to the top of the Premier League for the very first time since their 2012/13 title-winning season under Sir Alex Ferguson. The 2016 world record signing of £89.1 million from Juventus…

Manchester City Reach Fourth Consecutive Carabao Cup Final

The second game of the Carabao Cup semi-final on Wednesday saw Manchester city defeating their United rival to book a place in the final against Tottemham. Pep Guardiola’s side defeated Manchester United 2-0 at the same stage they did 12 months ago to reach a fourth consecutive League Cup final. John Stones and Fernandinho were…

Mauricio Pochettino’s First Game As PSG Coach Ends In Draw

The first game of Mauricio Pochettino as the manager of Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) ended in a 1-1 draw at Saint-Etienne on Wednesday. Pochettino, who was confirmed as Thomas Tuchel‘s successor on Saturday, was in charge of his first managerial role since being sacked by Spurs in November 2019. PSG went behind as early as the…

Betting On Bookings: A Different Path

In today’s football predictions, staking on teams to win or goals is considered the norm as it has proven to be the most popular, understandable, tested, and trusted option for bettors to make the money but there is an option that is mostly overlooked and underrated when scrolling through the bookmaker’s pages, the option is…

COVID-19: Premier League Records Highest Number Of Positive Cases

The English Premier League has announced the highest number of COVID-19 positives case since it began weekly testing in a single week. The league in a statement on its website stated that there were 18 positives cases after 1,479 tests were carried out on players and club staff from December 21-27. It is the highest…

Carabao Cup Semi-Final Draw: Cavani’s Strike Set Up Manchester Derby

Manchester United left it late as two strikes from Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial gave the visitor a 2-0 win over Everton to book their place in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup. The win yesterday night saw Manchester United being drawn to host local rivals Manchester City in the semi-finals of the Carabao Cup.…

Cohesion Football Tournament Returns For A Second Year

Organisers of the annual Cohesion Football Tournament (CFT) have announced the second edition of the event scheduled to take place on 18th and 19th December, 2020 at the Shonibare Field, Surulere Lagos. The tournament is a 2-day social event aimed at engaging at-risk children between the ages of 9-13, who live within the Surulere/Mushin local…

Barcelona Tackles PSG In Champions League Round Of 16 Draw

The draw for the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 Round of 16 took place on Monday at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland with Barcelona set to take on Paris Saint-Germain in a blockbuster clash. Barcelona clinched a tough pairing after being ripped off the top spot in Group G by Juventus in their final group game.…