Schweinsteiger: United Greater Than Bayern

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE- Bastian Schweinsteiger said that Manchester United are greater than his former club Bayern Munich, only after a few days of joining the Old Trafford giants. The 30-year-old midfielder said this why feeding questions from BILD on Friday at United’s pre-season camp in Seattle, USA. The World Cup winner who is much loved

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Ramsey Reveals Euro 2016 dreams

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE- Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey is hoping Wales qualify for Euro 2016, which will be the country’s first-ever European Championship. Ramsey scored and claimed an assist in the 3-0 win against Israel, and the midfielder told Arsenal’s official website it would be an honour to represent his country at the tournament. He said:

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Oscar Thrilled by 1st Chelsea Pre-season

BY ABAYOMI JOHNSON Oscar is happy to be having his first pre-season with Chelsea three years after joining the England champions from International of Brazil. Three years ago this month his transfer to Stamford Bridge from Internacional in Brazil was finalised but he was already in London to compete at the Olympic Games. His nation

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Ikhana Plays Down Derby Clash with Rangers

BY INNOCENT AMOMOH Enyimba boss, Kadiri Ikhana, says they are by no means losing sleep over Sunday’s Globacom Premier League MatchDay 19 clash with Oriental rivals Rangers International. Speaking with the club website ahead of the prospectively explosive encounter, the former Kano Pillars gaffer insists there is no need to hit the panic button. “We

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Benitez soon to make Odegaard decision

BY ABAYOMI JOHNSON- Rafael Benitez has paid glowing tributes to Martin Odegaard as he stressed on the need to take a decision on the future of the player at Real Madrid. Odegaard is a player I like a lot. I’ve been very impressed with him, he is very technically gifted. Physically, he trains well, he’s

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Ramos Stays at Madrid -Benitez

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Rafaef Benitez many have dashed Manchester United’s hopes of securing Sergio Ramos from Real Madrid after he told AS the future of the defender was essential. Rafa spoke about Casillas’ departure, new arrivals and stated that Ramos will be staying on. He said: “I have spoken to Sergio several times over the

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Warri Wolves’ Ibenegbu Cheats death

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Warri Wolves and Sand Eagles midfielder, Batholomew Ikechukwu Ibenegbu, narrowly escaped death on Friday afternoon, when his Honda car veered off the road over some metres on his way back from Warri. According Moses Etu, the club’s media officer who broke the news on Facebook this morning, the ball joint of the

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Utd Will Sign Two More Players, Says Van Gaal

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Manchester United boss, Louis van Gaal, has reiterated the club are not through with activities in the summer transfer market over the need to fill two positions. Four additions have been made to the squad, Matteo Darmian, Memphis Depay, Morgan Schneiderlin and Bastian Schweinsteiger, but the Reds boss is still targeting players

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Ezeugo Insists Oliseh’s Not primed For Nigeria Post

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Highly-objective former Nigeria international, Emeka Ezeugo, has once again faulted Sunday Oliseh’s appointment as Head Coach of the Nigeria National Team, the Super Eagles. Aside from harping the former Nigeria midfielder lacks required experience for the job, Ezeugo, who only last week concluded his nationwide jogging programme to promote peaceful co-existence amongst

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Late media officer of Nigeria Women’s team poisoned?

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Facts are beginning to surface as what may have caused the death of Gracious Akujobi, who until Thursday was Media Officer, Nigeria Women’s National Team, Super Falcons. Fillers reaching Sportsrollcall.com suggests the seasoned journalist may have been poisoned at the team’s camp, preparatory to this weekend’s 2016 Olympic qualifier against Equatorial Guinea

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