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Sunday, August 18, 2019

I had to walk naked to prove to people I was a girl –...

Caster Semenya, the South African Olympic champion banned from competing in world female track and field championships as long as she continues to refuse hormone treatments to reduce her testosterone levels, has revealed that at...

FIFA bans Samson Siasia for life over match fixing

Samson Siasia, a former Nigerian football player and National team coach, has been banned for life by world governing body, FIFA, after he was found guilty of match fixing.  Siasia...

Emilioano Sala and pilot had been exposed to toxic levels of carbon monoxide before...

Emiliano Sala, 28, and his pilot David Ibbotson, 59, were poisoned by carbon monoxide in their plane before it crashed in the English Channel on January 21, it has been revealed today.

I want to make a name for myself at Everton – Iwobi

Gbenga Adewoye The Nigeria international moved to Merseyside on transfer deadline day to become the seventh summer signing by Marco Silva. Alex Iwobi revealed the desire...
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‘Pogba’s heart isn’t fully in it at Man Utd’ – Ince

The former Red Devils midfielder believes a World Cup winner at Old Trafford would still prefer to secure a switch before the summer ends. Paul Pogba’s heart “isn’t fully...

Barcelona ready €100m plus Coutinho bid for Neymar as they send delegation to Paris...

The Liga champions are preparing to table an official offer for PSG’s consideration as they aim to bring the Brazilian back to Camp Nou. Barcelona have sent a delegation...

“We are missing internationals and big players – Lampard

Frank Lampard has reacted after they were defeated 4-0 by Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday said “We are missing internationals and big players, but I don’t want to make excuses....

Transfer: Alena speaks on Neymar snubbing Barcelona for Real Madrid

Barcelona midfielder, Carles Alena, has admitted it would hurt to see Neymar join fierce rivals Real Madrid. Los Blancos are preparing to make a bid in the region of...

Barcelona announces Lionel Messi has suffered calf injury before the new season

Spanish giants, Barcelona have announced that their superstar captain Lionel Messi has suffered a calf strain during training, Newzandar reports The Catalan giants announced the sad news on Monday morning and said the...

Manchester United complete record signing of Harry Maguire from Leicester City in £80m move

Premier League club, Manchester United have completed the record signing of Harry Maguire in an £80million move from Leicester City, making him the most expensive defender in the world. The 26-year-old England international put...

Transfer: What Obi Mikel said after signing €3m 2-year deal with new club

Former Super Eagles captain and ex-Chelsea player, John Obi Mikel has spoken for the first time after he was unveiled as a player of Turkish Super Lig side, Trabzonspor on Saturday.

Bournemouth complete signing of Nigerian- born footballer Danjuma from Club Brugge for £13.7m

Premier League club, Bournemouth have completed the signing of Nigerian-born footballer, Arnaut Danjuma from Club Brugge for £13.7million. The 22-year-old has signed a long-term contract to become the fourth signing of...

Transfer: Pepe’s move to Arsenal not closed – Unai Emery

Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has claimed the proposed deal for Lille forward Nicolas Pepe is “not closed” yet. Lille president, Gerard Lopez, on Wednesday said Pepe’s move to Arsenal for...

Transfer: PSG give Barcelona condition to seal Neymar deal

Paris Saint-Germain have set the price for Neymar, with the French club demanding €300m (£273m), according to L’Equipe. The Brazil superstar has been the subject of transfer speculations all...

Transfer: Ex-Barcelona board member lists reasons club shouldn’t bring Neymar back

Former Barcelona board member, Toni Freixa, has stated that bringing Neymar back would not be in the club’s best interest. Freixa was a board member during the presidencies of...

‘I hope to return to Real Madrid soon’ – Cristiano Ronaldo

Portuguese superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that he misses his former club, Real Madrid and "hopes to return to Madrid soon" as he received the Marca Leyenda award.   The Portuguese superstar spent...

Transfer: Arsenal offers Juventus’ Khedira two-year contract

Juventus midfielder, Sami Khedira has been offered a two-year contract by Arsenal that will keep him at Emirates until 2021. This was disclosed by respected transfer expert and sports...

Transfer: Details of Harry Maguire’s move from Leicester City to Manchester United revealed

Manchester United are said to be on the verge of completing a stunning €89million deal for Leicester City’s Harry Maguire. Maguire will sign a contract of €5.5million plus bonuses...

Transfer: Verratti tells PSG what to do Neymar

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder, Marco Verratti has urged the club not to stop fellow teammate, Neymar, from leaving Thomas Tuchel’s side this summer. Newzandar had reported that Neymar has been...

Nigerian youngster Xavier Amaechi, 18, signs for Hamburg in £2.25m deal

British-born Nigerian footballer, Xavier Amaechi has secured a four-year deal to German club, Hamburgfrom Arsenal. The 18-year-old winger who was born in Bath, United Kingdom passed a medical on Saturday and became the...

Transfer: Adebayor set for shock Premier League return

Togo striker, Emmanuel Adebayor, is in line for a shocking return to the Premier League, the UK Sun reports. Watford, West Ham and Sheffield United are all interested in...

Mohamed Elneny in trouble as dead body found in his home in Egypt

A dead body was reportedly found in Arsenal star Mohamed Elneny's home in Egypt. According to Gazetta, the midfielder's father found the corpse at the house in the city of Mahalla...

Transfer: Lampard tells two senior Chelsea midfielders to leave Stamford Bridge

Chelsea midfielders, Danny Drinkwater and Tiemoue Bakayoko, are set to leave the club, following Frank Lampard’s assessment of their pre-season tour to Japan. Lampard, who can’t sign players because...

Transfer: Gareth Bale set to sign £1million-per-week deal with new club

Gareth Bale’s representatives are in talks with Chinese side, Jiangsu Suning, about a deal which could see him earn £1million a week, Newzandar reports. Negotiations are believed to be...

Barcelona confirm legend Patrick Kluivert as head of La Masia academy

Patrick Kluivert has made another return to Barcelona 15-years after he left the Spanish giants as a player, Newzandar reports. The Dutch legend who was recently sacked as Cameroon assistant manager after a poor...

Arsenal give update on Ozil, Kolasinac after knife attack in London

Arsenal have confirmed that two of their players, Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac, “are fine” following an attack on the streets of London on Thursday. Shocking footage emerged on...

Eyewitness narrates knife attack on Arsenal players Ozil, Kolasinac

An eyewitness has given an account on the knife attack on Arsenal stars, Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac on Thursday. The duo were chased for a mile by knife-wielding...

Nigerian striker nets hat-trick as Arsenal win pre-season friendly 3-2

Nigerian youngster stole the show as Arsenal defeated Barnet FC 3-2 in a pre-season friendly played at The Hive Stadium on Wednesday. Folarin Balogun was the star of the...

Akeyi’s error: Super Eagles coach confirms search for new goalkeepers

Super Eagles goalkeeper coach, Alloy Agu, has revealed that an extensive search for new keepers has begun. Speaking with Football Live, Agu said they will scout “both home and...

Nigerian midfielder signs six-year deal with Premier League side

Watford have confirmed the signing of Nigeria U-20 midfielder, Tom Dele-Bashiru. The Hornets announced his arrival in an official statement on their website. Dele-Bashiru joined Watford...

BREAKING: FIFA bans ex-Liberian football chief

Reaching Newzandar has that Musa Hassan Bility, the former President of the Liberian Football Association (LFA), was on Wednesday handed a 10-year ban by FIFA over corruption, including misuse of funds meant...

US prosecutors take final decision on Cristiano Ronaldo’s rape case

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, will not face criminal charges over an alleged rape in Las Vegas, US prosecutors have said, the UK Mirror reports. Kathryn Mayorga, 35, had claimed...

AFCON 2019: Osinbajo sends message to Super Eagles

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has congratulated bronze-winning Super Eagles over their outstanding performance at the just-concluded Africa Cup of Nations’ (AFCON) in Egypt. Osinbajo gave the message during the...

Nigerians in shock as Odion Ighalo confirms his retirement from international football with Nigeria

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo has confirmed his retirement from international football with Nigeria after winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Golden Boot last night, Newzandar reports. The former Watford attacker...

AFCON 2019: Odion Ighalo wins 2019 AFCON Golden Boot, See list of scorers

Super Eagles of Nigeria striker, Odion Ighalo has won the Africa Cup of Nations Golden Boot award after finishing top of the goal-scorer standings. The Shanghai Shenhua striker finished the tournament with...

AFCON 2019: Algeria defeat Senegal to lift trophy

Algeria are the new champions of Africa. The Desert Foxes defeated Senegal 1-0 in the Africa Cup of Nations final on Friday, to lift the trophy, Newzandar reports.

Real reason NFF cannot sack Rohr revealed

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will not be able to sack Gernot Rohr easily, because of what it would cost them. Findings by Newzandar showed that Rohr, who has...

Nigeria vs Tunisia: Fans react as Super Eagles finish in third-place at AFCON 2019

Nigerians have reacted as Super Eagles defeated Tunisia 1-0 on Wednesday, to win bronze in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations third-place playoff. The Super Eagles missed the chance...

AFCON 2019: Pinnick ‘snubs’ Rohr during bronze medal presentation [VIDEO]

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, appeared to ignore head coach of the national team, Gernot Rohr, during the presentation of bronze medals, Newzandar reports. The...

BREAKING: De Ligt arrives in Turin to complete Juventus move [VIDEO]

Ajax captain, Matthijs de Ligt, is set to finalise his switch to Juventus. The 19-year-old arrived in Turin on Tuesday night, ahead of his £67.5m move to the Italian...

Nigeria vs Tunisia: Rohr to drop Akpeyi, Mikel Obi ruled out

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has reportedly made up his mind about the goalkeeper that will start their Africa Cup of Nations third-place playoff against Tunisia today.

AFCON 2019: Another head coach sacked after country’s elimination from tournament

Clarence Seedorf has been sacked as head coach of Cameroon, the country’s Football Federation has confirmed, according to Insideworldfootball. This decision was reached on Tuesday, after Cameroon’s Sports Minister,...

AFCON 2019: Coach sacked after elimination from tournament

Paul Put has been sacked as head coach of Guinea, the country’s Football Federation has confirmed. The decision was reached on Monday, after a meeting with the Ministry of...

Transfer: Maguire finally leaves Leicester to undergo medicals at new club

Leicester City’s Harry Maguire has finally left the club’s training camp in France to undergo Manchester United medical in the next 48 hours. This claim was made by respected...

Transfer: James Rodriguez’s new club finally confirmed

Real Madrid attacking midfielder, James Rodriquez is set to join La Liga rivals, Atletico Madrid, this week, Newzandar reports. According to Esto Es Atleti, the Los Blancos have agreed...

Nigeria vs Algeria: Nigerian man destroys his TV after Nigeria lost to Algeria

A Nigerian man destroyed his TV set last night after Nigeria crashed out of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The Super Eagles were defeated by Algeria's Desert Foxes 2-1 at the semi-final...

Nigeria vs Algeria: Rohr reveals mistake Super Eagles made, singles out one player

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has admitted his players were relaxed at the end of the game, when they wanted to force Algeria into extra time in their Africa...

Nigeria vs Algeria: Odemwingie reveals player responsible for Super Eagles’ defeat

Former Super Eagles forward, Peter Osaze Odemwingie, has pointed out Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez, as the man that caused Nigeria’s defeat in their semi-final clash on Sunday. Odemwingie described the...

Nigeria vs Algeria: Joseph Yobo reveals why Super Eagles lost 2-1 to Desert Foxes

Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo, has blamed Gernot Rohr’s men following their 2-1 defeat to Algeria at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, semi-final on Sunday. Algeria...

Transfer: Man United finally ‘agree world-record deal’ for EPL top player

Manchester United have finally agreed on a world record £80million transfer deal with Leicester City for their top defender, Harry Maguire. According to The Sun, Maguire is set for...