Esperance sign Nigerian striker, Junior Lokosa…

Tunisian club, Esperance, have signed Nigeria and Kano Pillars striker Junior Lokosa on a two and a half year contract. Lokosa follows a long list of top Nigeria internationals who have featured for the Tunisian club. Esperance had in the past featured other Nigerian players like Julius Aghahowa, Michael Eneramo, Gabriel Okolosi and Garba Lawal….

chelsea midfielder could be out for the season…

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek could require season-ending back surgery, claims The Sun. Loftus-Cheek was left in tears after being forced off during Chelsea’s FA Cup third round win over Nottingham Forest earlier this month due to a persistent back problem. The England international hopes to return to training soon but Chelsea are concerned the problem…

Kanu’s Medals, Trophies And Other Valuables Missing…

BEVERLY HILLS, January 14, (THEWILL) – Former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu, aka, Papilo, has revealed how suspected vandals invaded his The Hardley Apartments situated along Waziri Ibrahim Crescent on Victoria Island, making away with his football medals, trophies, plaques and other valuable items. The hotel has been sealed up since 2015 sequel to an…

Top young Italian cyclist out of coma after accident…

Teenage Italian cyclist Samuele Manfredi has emerged from a coma more than a month after a serious accident in training, his team announced on Tuesday. Continue reading Top young Italian cyclist out of coma after accident at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Former Man Utd man suggests shock candidate to replace Solskjaer…

Former Manchester United defender John Curtis says Eddie Howe should be on the list of potential successors to Jose Mourinho. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is in temporary charge of United until the end of the season and he has led United to six straight wins, including the weekend’s 1-0 win at Tottenham. That has put the…

Korean coach admits concern over Son’s Asian Cup readiness…

South Korea coach Paulo Bento fears Tottenham forward Son Heung-min has played too many games over the past month after his star player’s arrival in the UAE for the Asian Cup. Continue reading Korean coach admits concern over Son’s Asian Cup readiness at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news

Manchester United closing in on Napoli defender…

Manchester United are preparing an a January bid for Napoli star Kalidou Koulibaly, offering the Senegal international an escape route away from racists in Italy. The centre-half has been subjected to racist chanting during match, and was sent off after being targeted during Napoli’s 1-0 loss on Boxing Day against Inter Milan. Napoli coach Carlo…

Pogba Credits Solsjkaer For Putting Smile Back On His Face…

Manchester United’s French midfielder Paul Pogba warms up for the English Premier League football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Manchester United at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on August 19, 2018. PHOTO: Glyn KIRK / AFP   French midfielder Paul Pogba says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s arrival as interim manager…

Nigeria Is Overdue For Fourth AFCON Title – Pinnick…

BEVERLY HILLS, January 14, (THEWILL) – President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, has declared that the main objective of 2019 is for the Super Eagles to win the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Pinnick said a fourth AFCON title is long overdue for Nigeria, adding that “everything legitimate” will be done to…

Tiredness Affected Some December Performances – Steven Gerrard…

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard has admitted tiredness affected some of the Gers’ performances in December and insists the winter break and training camp in Tenerife has been crucial for all at Ibrox. The Light Blues entered the mid-season break on the back of a comprehensive win over rivals Celtic in the OId Firm clash at…

Pinnick Wants To Win AFCON Title…

LAGOS – Amaju Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), is focused on winning the 2019 Africa cup of Nations holding in Egypt in June. Consequently, he believes preparing the Super Eagles adequately for the tournament was the major focus of the NFF for this year, while also making it clear that Nigeria was interested…

Pakistan seek cure for batting struggles after South Africa sweep…

Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said on Monday he was determined to find a solution to his team’s problems against fast, short-pitched bowling. Continue reading Pakistan seek cure for batting struggles after South Africa sweep at Vanguard News Nigeria. Visit the newspaper for this and other news