Free School Meals: A Political Football In England…

The United forward’s mission is to ensure no child goes to bed without a meal. Photo: [email protected]     A campaign by Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford to feed England’s poorest children during school holidays has turned into a political football, throwing the spotlight on increased poverty during the coronavirus outbreak. “This is not politics,…

Al Nassr Officially Confirm Musa’s Departure…

BEVERLY HILLS, October 26, (THEWILL) – Nigeria’s Super Eagles’ captain Ahmed Musa has become a free agent after parting ways with current club Saudi Arabian giants Al Nassr. The Saudi Professional League side confirmed the 28-year-old’s departure from the club officially on Sunday night. The Nigerian forward mutually parted ways with the club as he…

“The recent events in Nigeria are a human rights crisis.”...

BEVERLY HILLS, October 25, (THEWILL) – Six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton, who on Sunday became Formula One’s record all-time race winner with a dominant 92nd career victory at the Portuguese Grand Prix, added his voice to the #ENDSARS Movement ahead of his feat. Showing keen awareness of the issues, the champion appeared to shrug off concerns…

Wayne Rooney Hints Everton For Champions League Qualification…

Wayne Rooney is convinced Everton posses the qualities to qualify for Champions League only if they solve one key issue in January.   Everton have emerged as the surprise early pacesetters in the Premier League after an impressive start to the 2020-21 campaign.   Hard-earned wins over Tottenham, West Brom, Crystal Palace and Brighton saw Carlo Ancelotti’s…

Formula 1 great Lewis Hamilton lends voice to #EndSARS campaign…

Lewis Hamilton before the Portuguese Grand Prix on Sunday. Photo: Twitter: @LewisHamilton Record-winning British Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton has joined a host of international superstars lending their voices to the #EndSARS campaign, which was started Nigerian youths to call for an end to police brutality Hamilton took to his Twitter account with 5.9 million…

Moses Scores For Spartak Moscow, Dedicates It To #ENDSARS Protesters…

BEVERLY HILLS, October 25, (THEWILL) – Spartak Moscow’s summer signing, the midfield loanee from Chelsea FC, Victor Moses has dedicated his first Russian Premier League goal to End SARS protesters in Nigeria. These protesters in Nigeria in recent weeks have rallied against the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a controversial police unit in…

‘Ogu Is “Unpatriotic” And “Angry He Is No Longer Relevant”...

BEVERLY HILLS, October 25, (THEWILL) – The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has responded to calls made by ex-Super Eagles midfielder, John Ogu, for players of the national football team, the Super Eagles, to boycott upcoming African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers in November as a way of driving home the ENDSARS protest against police brutality…

Birthday: Okala, Odegbami salute Ajide…

THE football community in Lagos and other parts of Nigeria are rolling out the drums and clinking glasses as they celebrate the birthday of former footbalIer turned politician, Hon. Tajudeen Yusuf Ajide, the Executive Chairman of Surulere Local Government in Lagos. Hon. Ajide who played youth and league football for several teams in Nigeria before…

Man City stumble again as Man Utd draw with Chelsea…

Guardiola Manchester City squandered more points against West Ham on Saturday to leave them languishing in the lower half of the Premier League table as Manchester United and Chelsea played out a soggy stalemate. Substitute Phil Foden rescued a 1-1 draw at the London Stadium but the disappointing result means Pep Guardiola’s team have taken…

Lewandowski hits hat-trick as Bayern Munich rout Frankfurt…

Lewandowski Robert Lewandowski took his Bundesliga tally to a record 10 goals in the first five games this season with a hat-trick as Bayern Munich thumped Eintracht Frankfurt 5-0 on Saturday, then issued a warning to the European champions’ future opponents. “I hope that we will keep this form for a very long time —…

Ajax Smash 13 Past Venlo, Break 48-Year Record…

Ajax’ Dutch forward Klaas Jan Huntelaar (2R) scores the 0-11 goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between VVV Venlo and Ajax Amsterdam at De Koel stadium in Venlo, south-eastern Netherlands, on October 24, 2020.  Olaf KRAAK / ANP / AFP   Ajax broke their own 48-year Eredivisie record on Saturday when they hammered Venlo…

EPL Footballers In Talks To Provide Aid For #ENDSARS Protesters…

BEVERLY HILLS, October 24, (THEWILL) – Some footballers of the English Premier League are discussing a move to provide some aid for victims of the disturbing crisis in Nigeria. The West African country is currently in the midst of national emergency occasioned by armed response to demonstrations as citizens protest against brutality from a now-disbanded…