Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Ambode receives UEFA Champions League trophy in Lagos

The governor received the trophy alongside its ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC of Spain, Carles Puyol.

Again, court orders Austin Okocha arrested over alleged tax evasion

Justice Adedayo Akintoye of the Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Monday reaffirmed her order for the arrest of ex-Super Eagles’ captain, Austin Okocha.

NFF president Pinnick charged with N4 billion fraud

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick, and four other officers of the federation have been charged by the Federal Government with an alleged misappropriation of funds.

Liverpool destroy Barcelona to reach Champions League final

Liverpool are into their second successive Champions League final after overcoming Barcelona with a stunning second-leg fightback on an epic night at Anfield.

English clubs snatch European trophies from rest of continent

English clubs have marked their return to prominence on the European stage in a week punctuated by spellbinding drama with Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur set to meet in just the second all-English Champions League final next month.

Oduduru finishes 100m in 9.86 seconds, breaks Nigeria’s 13-year jinx

Divine Oduduru has broken Nigeria’s thirteen years sub 10 seconds jinx in the 100 meters race.

Caster Semenya loses Cas appeal over new IAAF testosterone rules

Caster Semenya has lost a landmark case against athletics' governing body meaning it will be allowed to restrict testosterone levels in female runners.

Resurgent Tottenham beat Ajax to set up all-English Champions League final

Lucas Moura scored a dramatic 96th-minute winner to cap an astonishing Tottenham fightback against Ajax and set up an all-English Champions League final against Liverpool.

“I’ve NOT retired” – Yaya Toure

Former Manchester City and Barcelona midfielder Yaya Toure says he is "still in contention to play for a few more years", despite his agent announcing his apparent retirement last week.

Champion! Ahmed Musa wins Saudi league title with Al Nassr

Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa has won the Saudi Arabia Professional Football League (SAPFL) title with Al Nassr, which recorded a 2-1 victory over Al Batin at the King Fahd International Stadium, Riyadh.
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