The Minister of Youth and Sport, Sunday Dare in a New Year statement has disclosed that Nigeria plans to have four FIFA standard football pitches before the first quarter of this year. He revealed that efforts are ''ongoing to deliver 4 football pitches Of FIFA standard soon-probably April/May 2020 with things running smoothly.'' Ngg.ng reports
American professional boxing promoter and former professional boxer, Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr is number 1 on the list of highest paid athletes of the decade compiled by Forbes, while Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, among others also made the list. Forbes released a mega rich list detailing the top ten highest-paid athletes of the decade
Representatives of Arsenal striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has began talks with Real Madrid over a possible move, the UK Metro reports. It is understood that Madrid will try to tempt Arsenal into selling the Gabon international, by including Luka Jovic in any deal. Aubameyang has been in fine form this season, scoring 12 times in
Cristiano Ronaldo was named the Italian league’s player of the year on Monday following his debut season at Juventus. Ronaldo was at the Gran Gala del Calcio in Milan to collect his prize, instead of attending the Ballon d’Or ceremony in Paris where he was third in the voting for best player in the world.
Super Falcons goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie named Africa’s Best by IFFHS Super Falcons goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie has been named the best goalkeeper in Africa, and the 14th best goalkeeper in the World by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics. The 19 year Old caught the eye of fans and critics at the 2019 FIFA
The International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) AWARDS 2019 THE WORLD’S BEST PLAYMAKER 2019 LIONEL MESSI SOVEREIGN ! Lionel Messi won his fourfh Award of The World’s Best Playmaker after 2015, 2016 and 2017 with a runaway victory of 214 points before Belgium’s leaders Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard ! Football experts
Nuno Espirito Santo is the leading candidate to be Arsenal's next manager Unai Emery's future is under scrutiny after a poor start to the season His position is being considered on a game-by-game basis by the board Raul Sanllehi has a long-standing relationship with Nuno's agent Jorge Mendes. The future of Gunners boss Unai Emery
Nigeria National Team coach Gernot Rohr has been ranked among the top twenty national team coaches in the world by German-based organisation International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS). This year’s award was won by Fernando Santos, coach of Portugal national team, with whom he won the UEFA Nations League in June 2019. Football