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NIS graduates 1,500 sports administrators in Nigeria

Barrister Solomon Dalung has again broken another sports jinx after the National Institute For Sports NIS held its 7th Convocation for students who graduated from 2005 to 2018. The Minister of Youth and Sports who was the a special guest at the graduation ceremony of 1,500 coaches and Sports administrators expressed delight that after 14…

Zidane returns to Real Madrid with 2-0 win

Real Madrid’s 2-0 win against a woeful Celta Vigo side at the Santiago Bernabéu on Saturday was not enough to confirm Zinedine Zidane as a miracle worker, but the coach will still have learned plenty about the group of players he has to work with from now until the end of the season. The repercussions…

Chelsea lose 2-0 to Everton, top four hope dashed

Chelsea’s hope of top four bracket in the English Premier League has been dashed with their 2-0 defeat by Everton. However, Antonio Rudiger has described Chelsea’s second-half display in defeat to Everton as “unacceptable” as the Blues crashed to a damaging defeat at Stamford Bridge, reports Goal.com. Richarlison’s header and Gylfi Sigurdsson’s rebound finish after…

How boxing legend George Foreman’s daughter committed suicide

George Foreman’s daughter Freeda Foreman is said to have died unexpectedly at age 42 in her home near Houston. On Tuesday, medical examiners confirmed to the Associated Press that Foreman died by suicide. George Foreman mourns daughter The boxing icon, former world champion and Olympic gold medalist tweeted about his daughter’s death on Sunday. In…

How football player stabbed coach to death in Kano

Salisu Muhammad, a football player at Yakasai quarters, Kano municipal local government, has reportedly stabbed Mujitapha Musa, his coach, to death. The deceased, who sustained injury on his chest following the attack, died on his way to Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital in the state. According to Daily Trust, the misunderstanding between the suspect and deceased…

Zinedine Zidane reappointed in Real Madrid

Zinedine Zidane has been reappointed as Real Madrid’s head coach after the club held a board meeting on Monday evening to discuss the ongoing issues at the Spanish capital club – the French boss joins on a deal that ties him to the club until 2022. The French boss, who won three successive Champions League…

Manchester United lose to Arsenal

Manchester United’s first Premier League loss under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is the “lowest” moment since he took charge, the interim manager said. Solskjaer has turned the team’s form around since taking over in December, following the sacking of Jose Mourinho. The Norwegian has overseen a run of 10 league wins and two draws before suffering…

Champions League: ‘This is what we do’, says Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after win

Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer led the club into the Champions League quarter-finals on a dramatic night in Paris and then declared: “This is what we do.” Romelu Lukaku scored twice before Marcus Rashford’s VAR-awarded penalty saw United progress on away goals at the expense of Paris St-Germain, stated BBC reports. “It’s this…

Man United beat PSG, through to quarterfinals in Champions League

Manchester United have shockingly defeated Paris Saint-Germain to make the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals — progressing on the away goals tiebreaker after a 3-3 aggregate draw — thanks to a stunning VAR decision that handed them a penalty in stoppage time. A hopeful shot by Diego Dalot hit the arm of Presnel Kimpembe and bounced…

Arsenal, Tottenham end it in 1-1 draw

Arsenal offered plenty of positives to club legend Ian Wright during a 1-1 derby draw with Tottenham, but Shkodran Mustafi has been told his “fingerprints were all over the crime scene” after conceding a contentious penalty. A battle between north London rivals at Wembley Stadium on Saturday saw the spoils shared, despite both sides believing…

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