Category Archives: Sports

Anytime there’s the us versus them, and we paint these broad brush strokes against certain groups of people, everyone loses.

Grassroots Sports: Sunday Dare Launches Maiden Oyo Unity Cup

By | January 12, 2020

The first edition of the Oyo Unity Cup sponsored by the Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare, is set to kick off at the Soun Stadium in Ogbomoso town. The Cup will draw participants across the 14 Federal Constituencies of Oyo State, the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ) and the Nigerian Youth… Read More »

Champions League Round 16 Draw: See the full list.

By | December 16, 2019

The current holders of the continental crown are heading back to Wanda Metropolitano while beaten finalists from 2019, Spurs, lock horns with Leipzig Liverpool’s defence of their Champions League crown will continue with a two-legged tie against Atletico Madrid in the last 16, while Manchester City take on Real Madrid. Chelsea will be involved in another heavyweight tie, as they face German giants Bayern… Read More »

Messi Wins Sixth Ballon do’r award.

By | December 3, 2019

Lionel Messi ended his 3-year Ballon D’Or drought by winning the biggest prize in world football on Monday. The Barcelona superstar won the prestigious award for a record-breaking 6th time, thereby overtaking his arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo who skipped the award function. Messi piped the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool stars Virgil Van Digk and… Read More »

Anthony Joshua Arrives Saudi Arabia Ahead Of Rematch Against Ruiz Jr

By | November 24, 2019

  Former heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua has arrived Saudi Arabia ahead of rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr. Anthony Joshua says he will “reign again” in the heavyweight division, after suffering his first professional defeat this summer. Joshua’s fight with underdog Andy Ruiz Jr in New York was stopped in the seventh round during their bout on 1 June at Madison Square… Read More »

Return Of Special One: Tottenham Announce Mourinho As New Manager.

By | November 20, 2019

Jose Mourinho is the new Tottenham Hotspur manager. The former Chelsea and Manchester United boss has taken over in North London on a three-and-a-half year deal after Mauricio Pochettino was sensationally sacked on Tuesday evening. Mourinho has been out of work since leaving United in December, and his representatives are believed to have held positive… Read More »

MCTOMINAY AWARDED GOAL IN BRIGHTON WIN

By | November 13, 2019

Scott McTominay has been retrospectively awarded Manchester United’s second goal in Sunday’s 3-1 Premier League win over Brighton & Hove Albion at Old Trafford. McTominay’s shot was helped into the net by Brighton’s Davy Propper, who was originally given an own goal by the Premier League. United successfully appealed the award of the goal, which… Read More »