Messi, Ronaldo set to renew stellar rivalry in Champions League
Lionel Messi's rivalry with Cristiano Ronaldo has enthralled football for the better part of a decade, and the pair will duel for potentially the final time when Barcelona host Juventus in the Champions League on Tuesday. The two titans of the modern game, who split ownership of the Ballon d'Or between 2008-2017, were the talismans…
Ronaldo rescues a point for Juventus at Roma
Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice to salvage a point for 10-man Juventus in a 2-2 draw at Roma as Napoli hammered Genoa 6-0 in Serie A on Sunday.
Sports and youth unemployment in Nigeria
Sports in all its ramifications is said to be the second largest employer of labour in the world, coming only behind Information Computer Technology (ICT).
Adepoju’s romance with Corona for youth sports development
Football in the 21st century has evolved into a career all over the world. The global recognition of the round leather game can be attributed to its ability to unite people or nations, promote fitness, sound mind and fame. The money in it, no doubt, took the lure to the heights. It transformed the lives…
Who will light up El Clasico in absence of Messi, Ronaldo?
For the past 10 years, it has been a personal playground for two larger-than-life global icons. But neither of them will be playing tomorrow afternoon...
Real Madrid sue newspaper over Ronaldo rape allegations
Real Madrid yesterday said they are taking legal action against Correio da Manha after the newspaper in Portugal published a story alleging that the Spanish Primera Division club obligated Cristiano Ronaldo to pay off Kathryn Mayorga...
Cristiano Ronaldo's Incredible Boot Collection
Cristiano Ronaldo has showed off his impressive football boot collection after helping launch a brand new pair of Nike Mercurials. The Real Madrid star invited Rio Ferdinand and cameras into his €5.4million home for a personal interview last week. While there, Ronaldo showed off his incredible wall of football boots. The boots feature a diamond-inspired graphic, multi-coloured knitting, a…
Real Madrid beaten by Betis on Ronaldo return
Antonio Sanabria struck deep into stoppage time to hand Real Betis a shock 1-0 win away to Real Madrid on Wednesday as the European champions failed to score for the first time in 74 matches.