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Diego Costa strikes at stoppage time as Chelsea, Man United end it 1-1

Monday, February 8, 2016
Despite Jesse Lingard 's stunning strike and Diego Costa's dramatic stoppage time equalizer on Sunday at Stamford Bridge, the cracks could not be papered over fully during the 1-1 draw. Both Chelsea and Manchester United have many deficiencies and are a long way from past glories. Both clubs are in a state of flux with future's uncertain as rum ... Read more

CHAN 2016: Mali strike late to beat Ivory Coast and reach final

Friday, February 5, 2016
Mali scored a last-gasp winner to edge out Ivory Coast 1-0 in an enthralling encounter and reach the African Nations Championship final in Rwanda. Yves Bissoouma struck in the 88th minute, slotting in after Hamidou Sinayoko had headed the ball down. In the first half Ivory Coast 8217;s Essis Aka hit the post with a shot, while Mali 8217;s M ... Read more

Liverpool fans plan walkout protest at £77 ticket prices

Friday, February 5, 2016
Liverpool supporters 8217; groups are planning a walkout protest during Saturday 8217;s Premier League match at Anfield against Sunderland. The Spion Kop 1906 group 8211; backed by the Spirit of Shankly (SoS) 8211; have suggested fans leave their seats in the 77th minute in protest at the 77 top-priced ticket in the new main stand. The ... Read more

5 Quick Things To Know About The Lagos City Marathon

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Eko for show. This coming weekend will be one of fun, excitement and a benign exhibition of the tourism potentials of a state which is on its way to becoming a mega city. It 39;s not a surprise because Lagos has always been the pacesetter when it comes to novel events, remember the Lagos Countdown? And of course, it 39;s the economic heartbeat ... Read more

Manchester United beat Stoke City 3-0 to rekindle hope for Old Trafford faithfuls

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Manchester United throttled Stoke City , as the Old Trafford faithful saw their side looking like a team that can challenge the Top Four after a 3-0 win on Tuesday. Wayne Rooney , Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard scored for Louis Van Gaal's Red Devils, who sit fifth with 40 points. United is five points back of Spurs and Arsenal . Stoke sits ... Read more

The true story about John Terry contract stand-off: Chelsea

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Once shock of the announcement wore off, one thing appeared to be fairly clear, John Terry 8217;s orchestrating things as he were in his prime on the football pitch. A leader of men, now trying to lead public (fan) opinion. Why else would he decide to break the news of his contractual situation on Sunday? Dan Levene calls it 8216;guile and c ... Read more

Why it's not going to be easy for Pep Guardiola in Premie League: Hiddinik

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Pep Guardiola will face a tough challenge at Manchester City, according to Guus Hiddink, who is unsure of his own future at Chelsea. Guus Hiddink has said it 8217;s 8220;up to Chelsea 8221; whether the club appoints Manuel Pellegrini to replace him and expressed his admiration for the Chilean. Hiddink joined Chelsea for his second spell ... Read more

Iheanacho replaces Nasri in Manchester City's Champions League squad

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
The Bayern Munich boss will take over the Manchester City reins in the summer, and the prospect of a hook-up with the Nigerian wonderkid is tantalizing for both parties Manchester City have included Kelechi Iheanacho in their Champions League squad. The 19-year-old who has been in fine form for the Citizen this season replaces Sami Nasri who ... Read more

Arsenal, Southampton end it 0-0 in Tuesday match at Emirates

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Fraser Forster produced a masterclass as Southampton further dented Arsenal 8217;s Premier League title bid in Tuesday 8217;s 0-0 draw. Arsenal lost further ground in the Premier League title race as Fraser Forster produced a stunning display to earn Southampton a goalless draw at Emirates Stadium. The Southampton goalkeeper made a string o ... Read more

Leicester beat Liverpool 2-0 to stay three points clear at the top of the Premier League

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Leicester City is still atop the Premier League, and in a midweek game against Liverpool on Tuesday the team took a stunning lead in the second half when Jamie Vardy did this: That right there, that's Leicester City in a neat clip. They defend well, they counter quickly, and they have a striker in Vardy who is playing as if Zeus himself w ... Read more

West Ham sign Nigeria striker Emenike on loan

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
West Ham United have signed Nigeria 8217;s Emmanuel Emenike on loan until the end of the season from Fenerbahce with an option to make the deal permanent, the Premier League club said on Sunday. The 28-year-old striker, who has played 37 times for his country, has scored more than 80 goals at club level, including seven this season on loan at A ... Read more

Transfer deadline day: Seydou Doumbia joins Newcastle on loan

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Newcastle have signed Roma and Ivory Coast forward Seydou Doumbia on loan, subject to international clearance. The 28-year-old moves to St James 8217; Park until the end of the season, with an option to make the deal permanent. Doumbia joined Roma in January 2015 for a reported 10m but made only 13 appearances before returning to former clu ... Read more

How premier league clubs splashed over 100 m pounds on players in January window

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Top 10 Premier League transfer window deals AFP Sport lists the 10 biggest incoming Premier League transfers of the January transfer window after the deadline passed on Monday ( denotes fee approximate and as reported by British ... Read more

Manchester City confirm Pep Guardiola will takeover as manager in the summer

Monday, February 1, 2016
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that he will be leaving the club in the summer, with the Sky Blues confirming he will be replaced by Pep Guardiola. The Chilean has confirmed he will be stepping down on June 30, with a year still left on his contract, to be replaced by the current Bayern Munich boss for next season. The ... Read more

John Terry 's career at Chelsea to end this season

Monday, February 1, 2016
John Terry 's storied career at Chelsea will come to an end this season. The Blues' captain and center-back confirmed that he will not have his contract renewed at Stamford Bridge, and he plans on continuing his career outside of England. At 35-years-old, Terry has won everything at Chelsea, including four Premier League titles, five FA Cups, ... Read more
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