Usain Bolt Retires From Football

Usain Bolt's hope of a career in football has ended on a quick note after he confirmed that his is officially over before it really got going The world's fastest man made his professional debut as a substitute back in August and a couple months on, in his first start, he

Mikel Obi Quits Chinese Club

Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi has terminated his contract with Chinese Super League club, Tianjin Teda, a year before the end of his current deal. It is understood that the 31 year old midfielder reached an agreement with the Club to cancel his contrat after helping them to retain their elite

Ujah scores in club bow

72 hours after completing his transfer from German Bundesliga side Werder Bremen to Chinese Super League side Liaoning Whowin, Anthony Ujah scored a dream debut goal to fire his new team to a 2-1 win against Shijiazhuang Ever Bright. The former Cologne and Mainz O5 striker struggled to get game time

OBAFEMI MARTINS DEBUTS ON OPENING DAY IN CHINA

Nigeria striker Obafemi Martins debuted for his Chinese club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua on the opening day of the Chinese Super League.Martins club were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Yanbian Funde.The former Seattle Sounders hitman was a 76th minute substitute for Colombia midfielder Giovani Cardona Moreno.Martins wore an

GERVINHO SCORES ON HEBEI DEBUT

Hebei China Fortune FC January signing Gervinho scored the winner for his new club in their 2-1 win at Guangzhou R&F on Friday, in the Chinese Super League season opener. The two sides were tied 1-1 after 30 minutes, with Hebei’s Turkish defender Ersan Gülüm scoring at both ends of the

Yakubu finds scoring boots

Nigeria striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni scored on the opening day of the season in China for Guangzhou R&F on Saturday. The former Blackburn Rovers forward scored in the 30th minute to restore parity at 1-1. However, Guangzhou R&F lost the game 4-2 to Liaoning Whowin in front of their home fans. Last season, Aiyegbeni scored nine goals

Striker Drogba joins Galatasaray

Galatasaray have signed former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba from Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua. The Turkish club confirmed on their website that Drogba had agreed an 18-month deal. The 34-year-old is on international duty for Ivory Coast at the Africa Cup of Nations. Drogba - via his representatives, Sports PR Company, said on Twitter:´┐╝

Sunderland sign defender on loan

Sunderland have signed Senegal international defender Kader Mangane on loan until the end of the season. The 29-year old has joined the Black Cats from Saudi club Al Hilal. The tall defender is Martin O'Neill's second January signing, following the arrival of France Under-21 international Alfred N'Diaye. "Kader is a player who will

Yakubu again leads goals rush @iamlanreban

Yakubu Aiyegbeni again headlined Nigerian goal scorers overseas this weekend with his fifth goal for Chinese club Guangzhou R&F.     Aiyegbeni was on song for Guangzhou R&F on Sunday in 4-2 win over Shandong Luneng.     The former Everton and Blackburn Rovers of England forward equalised for his team in