BATTLE OF NDOLA: Rohr, assistants arrive Abuja

Nigeria’s Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr and some of his technical assistants on Sunday landed in the Federal Capital, Abuja as preparations kicked off for next week’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Zambia in Ndola. France –based Rohr, who has now been provided with accommodation in Abuja by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), jetted […]

Football: Pep made Bayern boring and got lucky at Barca, says Schmeichel

Pep Guardiola made an exciting Bayern Munich team boring to watch and was lucky he had the players at his disposal to implement his famed possession philosophy at Barcelona, according to Peter Schmeichel. Manchester City boss Guardiola enjoyed a trophy-laden four-year spell in charge at Camp Nou, winning three LaLiga titles as well as the Copa del Rey and […]

Ronaldo wins UEFA Best Player award

Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, has won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award for the second time. Ronaldo, 31, claimed the prize ahead of his club team-mate, Gareth Bale and Atletico Madrid star, Antoine Griezmann, at a gala event held in Monaco on Thursday, Goal reports. The forward, who first won the award in […]