Antonio Conte is the new Chelsea FC manager

Antonio Conte is the new manager of Chelsea, the club have confirmed, with the Italy boss ending months of speculation by finally penning terms in London on Monday. The 46-year-old has put pen to paper on a three-year contract but will not take charge of the club until after the European Championship in France this…

JOSE MOURINHO NAMED SUPER EAGLES NEW COACH

The ex-Chelsea man has been named the new Super Eagles’ handler, as he affirmed he was pleased to coach the three-time African champions Jose Mourinho has been named the new head coach of Nigeria following the departure of interim Samson Siasia. Mourinho signed a four-year contract to take charge of the Super Eagles, while Mutiu…

Brussels Explosions: ‘a reminder’ for Euro 2016 security

Terror attacks in Belgium are a reminder of the “very high level of security” needed at Euro 2016 this summer, says France’s interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve. At least 31 people were killed by Tuesday’s explosions at Brussels airport and a city metro station. Norwich striker Dieumerci Mbokani, 30, was at the airport and was “unharmed…

FC Barcelona’s Messi, Suarez and Neymar knock Arsenal out of Champions League

BARCELONA, Spain — Barcelona’s big three of Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar all scored to beat Arsenal 3-1 on Wednesday, sending the defending champions into the Champions League quarterfinals for a ninth consecutive season with a 5-1 victory on aggregate. Leading the tie after Messi scored both goals in a 2-0 first leg win, Suarez passed for…

Super Eagles’ Coach Sunday Oliseh resigns

Sunday Oliseh has resigned as the coach of Nigeria’s senior national team, Super Eagles, after series of drama in the team since he picked up the job. Oliseh, who resigned in the early hours of Friday, February 26, cited contract violations by the Nigerian Football Federation, as justification for his decision to step down. He also…

Manchester United names Nicky Butt head of academy

Manchester United has named former midfielder of the club, Nicky Butt as their head of academy. Butt who is 41 years old, came through the junior ranks at Old Trafford and played 387 games between 1992 and 2004. He worked as a reserve team coach and coach of the under-19s since returning to the club…

Falcons Get Hosts & Ivory Coast in All-Africa Games Draw

African champions Nigeria will tackle host nation Congo-Brazzaville, Tanzania and Cote d’Ivoire in Group A of the Women’s Football Tournament of the 11th All-Africa Games, set for Brazzaville in September this year. At Thursday morning’s Draw Show inside CAF’s imposing headquarters in Egypt, Cameroon’s Lionesses, who reached the Round of 16 at the just –ended…

BREAKING:: Manchester United Coach David Moyes Sacked.

Manchester United manager David Moyes has been sacked, only 10 months after succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford. The club had previously refused to comment on national newspaper reports (external) on Monday that Moyes would be dismissed before the end of the season. Moyes, 50, was chosen by Ferguson as the man to succeed…

FC Barcelona,Spanish FA sanctioned for international transfers of minors by FIFA.

The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has sanctioned the Real Federación Española de Fútbol (RFEF) and Spanish club FC Barcelona for breaches relating to the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18. The sanctions follow investigations initially conducted by FIFA Transfer Matching System GmbH (FIFA TMS) over the course of last year and…