Barca Academy starts screening for young talented goalkeepers
To ensure that Nigeria continually has quality goalkeepers for all its national teams, the Barca Academy Lagos has started screening young talented shot stoppers for inclusion into the elite football school. The academy, promoted by Blaugrana Sports International, has been at the forefront of youth football development in the country with emphasis on building…
Tottenham show title credentials against toothless Man City
Pep Guardiola admitted Manchester City played perfectly into Tottenham's hands as Spurs shot to the top of the table with a 2-0 win thanks to goals on the counter-attack from Son Heung-min and Giovani Lo Celso.
Barca target Christmas elections after Bartomeu departure
Barcelona are aiming to hold presidential elections in the festive season, the la Liga giants said Monday, as they try to rebuild following the resignation of previous chief Josep Maria Bartomeu.
'It's over', Guardiola rules out return as Barca boss
Pep Guardiola ruled out ever taking charge of Barcelona for a second spell as the Manchester City boss insisted he retains the "desire" to succeed in England.
McKennie back for Juventus, Ronaldo still out with coronavirus
US midfielder Weston McKennie has been included in Juventus' squad for Sunday's Serie A game against Hellas Verona after recovering from coronavirus, but Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo remains out. McKennie, 22, tested positive on October 14, a day after the 35-year-old Ronaldo, who tested positive while on international duty with Portugal. Ronaldo remains in isolation…
Real Madrid ease pressure on Zidane with rousing victory over Barca
Real Madrid averted a crisis in the best possible way on Saturday by beating Barcelona 3-1 in the first empty Clasico, landing an early blow in La Liga's title race.
Don’t get my tweet ‘Nigeria is a jungle’ twisted, Oshoala pleads
Super Falcons and Barcelona women team striker, Asisat Lamina Oshoala, has appealed to Nigerians not to get her tweet, where she labelled the country as a ‘jungle,’ twisted. Oshoala incurred the wrath of Nigerians following her controversial tweet, ‘Nigeria is a jungle’ on Sunday. But in a series of tweets later, Oshoala suggested her statement…
Messi v Ronaldo in Champions League group stage, Man Utd to face PSG
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will meet in a mouthwatering clash in this season's Champions League after Barcelona and Juventus were placed in the same group in Thursday's draw.
Suarez don’t deserve to be kicked out, Messi tells Barca
Lionel Messi has fired another shot at Barcelona as the Argentine superstar bid an emotional farewell to team-mate Luis Suarez, after the striker left the club to join rivals Atletico Madrid.