Ighalo among 10 nominees for CAF best player awards
Super Eagles’ Former Striker, Odion Ighalo is the only Nigerian player in the latest CAF 10-man shortlists for the African Footballer of the Year Awards.
Iheanacho’s rare goal lifts Leicester City to second position on EPL table
Kelechi Iheanacho struck a dramatic stoppage-time winner following a VAR intervention as Leicester City moved up to second place with a 2-1 win over troubled Everton at the King Power Stadium.
Leicester City, Lille congratulate Ndidi, Osimhen over CAF Awards nomination
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nwT_B_xXwqo • Ighalo goes spiritual over selection England ’S Leicester City and Lille of France yesterday took to their twitter handles to congratulate their stars star, Wilfred Ndidi and Victor Osimhen, who are among the nominees for the CAF Footballer of the Year awards.The nominees’ list for the CAF player of the year award was…
Klopp is best coach in the world, says Sadio Mane
Sadio Mane has described Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp as the best manager in the world. Liverpool is top of the Premier League and are eight points ahead of second-place Leicester City.
How African stars scored decisive goals in Premier League, La Liga, Serie A
Nigerian fans enjoyed another great weekend of football action, with the continuation of the 2019/20 Premier League, La Liga and Serie A campaigns. In the Premier League, Mohamed Salah scored the decisive goal from the penalty spot as Liverpool defeated Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 at Anfield to retain their six-point lead at the top of the table.
Iheanacho’s Luton Town display may open fresh door at Leicester City
Kelechi Iheanacho was seen as the next big thing in football when his goals led Nigeria to a fourth FIFA U-17 World Cup triumph. His profile was enhanced tremendously when he joined Manchester City after the U-17 tournament in the Middle East.
Leicester “very pleased” after Iheanancho ends 12-month goal drought
Leicester City assistant manager Chris Davies says the coaching staff and players of the Premier League outfit are “very pleased” for Kelechi Iheanacho after the forward scored his first competitive goal for the Foxes in over a year. Iheanacho found the back of the net after coming off the bench in his first appearance…
More trouble for under-pressure Man United Boss, Solskjaer
Manchester United could be without up to seven players for today’s clash with Leicester City at Old Trafford with Paul Pogba among those ruled out. Pogba is set to miss the game with the ankle injury that forced him to withdraw from international duty with France, while Anthony Martial (thigh), Luke Shaw (thigh) and Diogo Dalot (hip) are also out.
Footballer leaves Spanish club 34 days after joining
Japanese international and former Leicester City forward Shinji Okazaki has left Malaga 34 days after he joined the Spanish second-tier club. Reports in Spain say the 33-year-old, has had his contract cancelled by mutual consent because his wages were not within the range of the Spanish club's budget. Okazaki did not feature in Malaga's three…
VAR denies Wolves victory in bore draw at Leicester
Leicester City and Wolves offered little to show they can break into the Premier League top six this season after opening the campaign with an uninspiring goalless draw on Sunday.
Lindelof's agent confirms Barcelona’s interest in Man United player
Victor Lindelof's agent has confirmed the rumoured Barcelona target is attracting interest from one of Europe's top clubs. LaLiga champions Barca are believed to be in the market for a new centre-back after missing out on Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt, who appears set to join Juventus. Manchester United defender Lindelof has reportedly emerged as…