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War Against Racism:  EPL to launch Anti-Racism balls

The Premier League will roll out specially-designed footballs for the next two weeks as a show of commitment towards the fight against racism. Top flight fixtures this and next weekend according to Sportsmail will be played with balls carrying the slogan 'No Room for Racism' - the name of the Premier League's anti-discrimination campaign In a week where racism in football has been at the forefront of the national agenda following the disgraceful abuse England players were subjected to in Bulgaria, the Premier…

Paris Saint-Germain to rival Manchester United for Rakitic

Paris Saint-Germain will reportedly join Manchester United in the race to sign Ivan Rakitic from Barcelona in January. Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde recognises the need to address his bloated squad in January, with seven players competing for three midfield places. Reports have claimed that Rakitic is among the players that the Catalans are willing to dispense with next year. According to a report from Spain, the Croatia international is open to the idea of moving to PSG, who will closely…

Tottenham Hotspur players blame Pochettino’s training for poor start

Tottenham Hotspur players have reportedly blamed Mauricio Pochettino's intensive training schedule for the club's poor start to the season. The Argentine is under heavy pressure following a series of galling results, including a 7-2 drubbing at home to Bayern Munich, losing to Colchester United in the EFL Cup, along with a more recent 3-0 defeat to Brighton & Hove Albion. Speculation surrounding Pochettino's future has consequently intensified, with reports suggesting that Jose Mourinho is being lined…

Karim Benzema wants Real Madrid contract extension

Karim Benzema has reportedly demanded a contract extension at Real Madrid with a wage reflecting his importance to Zinedine Zidane. The Frenchman, who has 228 goals for the club in all competitions, is now in his 10th season at the Bernabeu and remains an important member of the squad. Benzema has impressed not just with his goal tally this season, scoring six goals in seven La Liga appearances, but also the seniority with which he leads the line. According to a report from Spain, Benzema wants a new wage…

Zenith Bank WBL: Perfect start for First Bank, others

Defending champions First Bank Basketball Club started their 2019 Zenith Bank Women’s League National Final Eight campaign on a winning note after beating Nigeria customs 61-37 yesterday at the sports hall of the National Stadium, Lagos. Customs kept the scoreline respectable as the first half ended 31-24 in favour of First Bank. However at the resumption of the second half, the defending champions blew out their opponents to win 61-37. In other games Delta Force defeated Plateau Rocks 56-44, while BlackGold Queens of…

Polo: Buhari leads others to First Bank Georgian Cup centenary finale

As the battle for top prizes at the 2019 First Bank Georgian Cup centenary Polo Tournament reaches a climax this weekend, there are strong indications that President Muhammadu Buhari would lead dignitaries to the closing ceremony of the International Polo Fiesta tomorrow. President of Kaduna Polo Club, Suleiman Abubakar who dropped this hints, lauded the ground breaking participation of the Presidency with the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika leading the campaign for the First Bank powered  400 Georgian…

Rohr tips Okoye to flourish with Super Eagles

Super Eagles' Chief Coach Gernot Rohr has thrown his weight behind Fortuna Dusseldorf' Club of Germany's goalkeeper Maduka Okoye to excel in Eagles' colours in the absence of injured Eagles' first-choice goalkeeper Francis Uzoho. "(Maduka) Okoye did his job well when he came in to replace injured (Francis) Uzoho in Brazil friendly match. But he is still very young. He is just 20 years old now. "We will see if we can do something with him. But it is vividly clear that he had a promising beginning in the Brazil game.…

Lagos Open Tennis:  Gallant Qaudre loses to Ukrainian star

Nigeria’s Oyinlomo Quadre lost her quarter final game yesterday to Ukrainian opponent, Strakhova Valeriya in the ongoing second leg Lagos Open Tennis at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan. In a match that lasted 2 hours 35 minutes, Quadre took the first set 7-5 but the Ukrainian stormed back to win the last two set 6-3, 6-1. In other quarter final matches in the women's singles, top seed Mendez Seone from Austria lost 6-4, 6-0, 6-0 to sixth seed Bhatia Riya in a game that lasted for 1 hour and 45 minutes.…

Brazil v Nigeria: It was a dream playing against Firmimo, others–Okoye reveals

Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has been reflecting on his international debut against Brazil which he noted remains a dream after coming up against some of the players he watches on television. The 20-year-old had the opportunity of facing some of his favorite players when he replaced injured Francis Uzoho in the second half of the match played in Singapore. “I talked to Ederson and he is also one of my favourite goalkeepers. It’s crazy being on the same pitch with a goalkeeper you watch his videos on…

Ramon Azeez’s energy level excites Spanish Journalists after Granada victory

Super Eagles midfielder Ramon Azeez has been hailed for the energy and stability he brought in as a second half replacement for Granada in their 1-0 victory against Osasuna in the Spanish La Liga on Friday night. The Nigeria midfielder replaced  Roberto Soldado which Spanish journalist and TV analyst Tim Lee commended despite Osasuna being reduced to 10 men. The pin-sized midfielder came on as a second-half replacement for experience striker Roberto Soldado in with Granada already leading 1-0. “The…