America’s Justin Gatlin celebrates after winning the Men’s 100m at London 2017 IAAF World Championship on Saturday.Justin Gatlin’s win in the 100 metres at the World Athletics Championships was “not the perfect script”, IAAF president Sebastian Coe said on Sunday. American Gatlin, who has served two suspensions for doping offences, ruined Usain Bolt’s fairytale farewell
BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Ex Nigeria midfielder and Spanish La Liga representative in Nigeria, Mutiu Adepoju is confident about Nigeria Professional League players making big money move to clubs in the Spanish elite division soon. “I have a dream that soon NPFL players will make big money moves to the La Liga . Without doubt, we’ve
Success in action for Watford.BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Isaac Success on Sunday assisted Etienne Capoue for the only goal that gave Watford victory over Spanish side Eibar as their pre-season training camp in Austria ended in a narrow victory. The Nigeria striker who joined the Hornets from Granada last summer drove into the box and his
SuccessBY GODWIN AIKIGBE Isaac Success was a major act for Watford in their 3-2 defeat to Wimbledon as the Premier League side made a poor start to their pre-season on Saturday. The Nigeria striker started the game and played up till the 46th minute , when he replaced by Amrabat, as Marco Silva suffered defeat
Omeruo(right) at Chelsea training.BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Kenneth Omeruo on Thursday expressed at being part of Chelsea training session following his season-long loan at Turkish side Alanyaspor . The 23-year-old Nigeria defender uploaded the picture above, which he took with Jamal Blackman at Cobham Training Centre and stated: “Back to training.. with my bro @jblacks27 #preseason
OnaziBY ABAYOMI JOHNSON Trabzonspor midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has confessed his love for table tennis, adding that the sport helps in exercising the upper body. “I love this game, always good to exercise the upper body, am still trying to get better ???? ???????? if you are good contact me I want to learn,” stated the
JanuzajAdnan Januzaj is now set to join Real Sociedad after being left out of Manchester United plans again. A fee in the region of 11 million euros fee has been agreed by both clubs and the former Sunderland and Borussia Dortmund player has accepted Basque side as his next destination.
Nadal BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Rafael Nadal feels the difficulties in playing on grass and his troubled knees could his Wimbledon campaign complicated, according to Reuters. The 31-year-old, who captured an unprecedented 10th Roland Garros title in sensational style on Sunday, thrashing Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka in the final after a faultless fortnight in Paris, said he
Djokovic REUTERS-Third seed Stan Wawrinka became the latest high-profile casualty at the Italian Open on Thursday when the Swiss was knocked out in the third round by American John Isner. Isner took his ace count to 72 in three rounds as he powered past Wawrinka 7-6(1) 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals. It was his first
Ngolo KanteChelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante has been named Player of the Year by the Football Writers Association(FWA) on Monday, adding to his list of accolades this season, including the PFA Player of the Year award. Kante, who joined leaders Chelsea from champions Leicester City in July, is on course to win consecutive Premier League titles.