Kewell Pleased With 1st Watford Win

BY OBEHI EGENE Harry Kewell has nothing but praise for his Watford U-21 players after his side earned their first win of the Professional Development League season following a 2-1 victory over a strong Nottingham Forest on Wednesday. Bernard Mensah and George Byers accounted for the goals and Kewell was particularly pleased with the character

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Djibril Cissé’s Reunion Adventure Over

Djibril Cisse’s spell at Reunion club St. Pierroise has ended following the expiration of his one-month contract with Premier League campaigners JS Saint-Pierroise. The former Liverpool striker arrived on the island of the Indian Ocean on August 25 and played in all but ten minutes with the club. After playing five matches, the 34-year-old has

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NBA family eulogises fallen Malone

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE The NBA fraternity is replete with eulogies by both active and retired stars in commemoration of the death of Hall of Famer, Moses Malone, who passed on Sunday aged 60. The death of the of 76ers great and ferocious rebounder clearly eclipsed Floyd Mayweather historic 49th victory over Andre Berto in Las

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Akwa Ibom Treating Me Like Orphan, Cries Etim

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE— Former Nigeria international, Etim John Esin says he cannot understand why he is being treated like an orphan by successive Akwa Ibom State governments despite putting the state on the world football map. Speaking exclusively to sportsrollcall.com, Etim also revealed how the immediate past Godswill Akpabio-led government frustrated his plans to set

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Femi Opabunmi needs a job, wife cries out

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE— Bukola Opabunmi, Femi Opabunmi’s wife wants well-meaning Nigerians to help her husband with a job to enable the former Nigeria international fend for his family. While regretting her husband’s unfulfilled football dreams and thanking those who responded positively to their recent cry for help, Bukola maintains the family cannot thrive on exhaustible

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Matthaus: I’m done with coaching

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Germany legend Lothar Matthaus said he has permanently shelved his coaching career. “It would certainly be spectacular, if you’d see me again as a coach. But that’s actually shelved, “the 54-year-old said in an interview with” trading” “I would always have the option to do so. But I do not want it.

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