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Arsenal’s Saka picks England over Nigeria

Arsenal’s starlet, Bukayo Saka, has been handed his first senior England call-up, Punch reports. The player was on Thursday named in England’s squad for games against Wales, Belgium, and Denmark.He was born in England to Nigerian parents and had an option to pick either of the countries.In a tweet, Saka indicated an interest in accepting …

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Austria to allow 10,000 fans for Nigeria’s Super Eagles’ friendlies

Up to 10,000 fans might be allowed to watch the Nigeria’s Super Eagles friendly games against Algeria and Tunisia, The PUNCH reports. The Eagles will file out against Algeria October 9, before slugging it out with the Cartage Eagles four days later. Both games are billed to hold at the Jacques Lemans Arena, in Austria, …

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FIFA suspends Trinidad and Tobago from international football

FIFA suspends from international football Trinidad and Tobago over High Court claim, Reuters reported. It was suspended after its football association (TTFA) pursued a dispute through the country’s High Court in contravention of the world governing body’s statutes.The TTFA and FIFA have been at loggerheads since March after the world governing body dissolved the executive …

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Gernot Rohr Releases list for Friendly Games

Ahead of scheduled friendly games against the Elephant of Ivory Coast and Carthage of Tunisia. Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr, have released his 23 man list. The list include the array of stars spread across Europe and other notable leagues. See the full list belowGoalkeepersFrancis UzohoMaduka OkoyeMatthew Yakubu DefendersKingsley EhizibueTyronne EbuehiOla AinaWillian Troost EkongKenneth OmeruoSemi …

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Manchester United Trashed 3- 1 at Old Trafford

Manchester United has fallen to a humiliating three goals to one at the Old Trafford by Crystal Palace at season’s opening game on Saturday.Premier League had kicked off last week with some superlative performances from some of the newly promoted team. Former Manchester United player, Wilfred Zaha lead the Crystal Palace team to victory after …

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Chelsea Football Club Release Full Squad for New Season

As the English Premiership League set to return for the new season, Chelsea Football Club has released the names and jersey numbers of the registered players. New signing Hakim Ziyech will be wearing 22 which was used by Christian Pulisic last season. Pulisic has been given 10 following the departure of Willian to rival club …

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Christian Ronaldo Netted 100th International Goal

Portugal captain and Juventus star, Christian Ronaldo has netted his 100th international goal, becoming the second player to ever reach that fit. Christian Ronaldo reached the milestone just before half-time of Tuesday’s Nations League match against Sweden, slamming home a free-kick from outside the box to score the game’s first goal. It wouldn’t take long for …

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International soccer returns as UEFA Nations League begins

After many months in the cooler, international football  resumes this weekend  in Europe with the start of the latest UEFA Nations League, despite the ongoing coronavirus concerns   “We are delighted to have our team back out on the pitch, and to be able to play international matches again,” said Germany coach Joachim Loew. “The past few months …

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Record breakers at English FA Cup final

Except Arsenal FC digs deep, this could be Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s last march for the Gunners as the 31-year-old Gabonese is out of contract at the end of next season. Having scored 2 goals that gave his team victory, this would be nothing short of a glorious exit. Besides no one can take these records from …

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