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Egypt team kicks off preparations for Nigeria clash

Salah Marcelo

Egypt’s national football team kicked off its preparatory camp in Alexandria Sunday ahead of the friendly game against Nigeria. Egypt will be hosted by Niger in their final African Cup of Nations qualifier 22 March, before facing the Super Eagles away in a friendly match four days later. “Coach Javier Aguirre kicked

Liverpool back on the European stage

Jurgen Klopp said his Liverpool side proved they are “back on the European stage” after an impressive 3-1 win at Bayern Munich on Wednesday put them into the Champions League quarter-finals. Sadio Mane scored twice at the Allianz Arena to put last season’s finalists Liverpool through with a 3-1 aggregate last-16

CAF: Nigerian referees listed among 29 referees for U17 AFCON

For the first time, women referees will hand games of the opposite sex on the continent, debuting at the Total U-17 Africa Cup of Nations, Tanzania 2019. The landmark conclusion was the highlight of the CAF Referees Committee meeting held on 26 February 2019 at the CAF Headquarters in Cairo, and

Real Madrid set to return to Zidane

Spanish giants, Real Madrid, look set to sack their Manager, Santiago Solari, and reappoint Zinedine Zidane as coach, Standard Sports reports. The decision will be announced after a board meeting which takes place on Monday. Solari has been under fire from the management and the fans following Madrid’s woeful performance in all

Moses has not reversed his decision – Rohr

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has confirmed that Victor Moses has not reversed his decision to quit the national team ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The Chelsea loanee is enjoying a new lease of life at Turkish side Fenerbahce, for whom he has scored two goals in

Solskjaer suffered his first PL defeat as Man. United coach

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer suffered his first Premier League defeat since being appointed Manchester United’s interim manager as Arsenal leapfrogged their opponents to move into the top four. Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka beat David de Gea with a swerving shot from outside the penalty area, which the United keeper was expected to

LeBron James overtook his boyhood inspiration, Michael Jordan

LeBron James overtook his boyhood idol and inspiration, Michael Jordan, for fourth on the NBA’s all-time scoring list on Wednesday, making history with a driving layup for the Los Angeles Lakers in a home loss to Denver. The 34-year-old superstar matched the Chicago Bulls legend’s career total of 32,292 points with