Onuachu Make Rohr 23 Man List To Battle Seychelles

The Super Eagles Gaffer, Gernot Rohr has released a 23 man list that will trade tackles with Seychelles in their last game of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier and Egypt in a friendly game during the upcoming international break scheduled towards the end of March.  Against the earlier insinuation

Fifa Approves Declan Rice Switch To England

West Ham midfielder, Declan Rice is free to start his England career after FIFA confirmed his switch from the Republic of Ireland. The 20-year-old, who was born in London with Irish grandparents, considers himself “to be of mixed nationality” and has played three times for the Republic. But because they were friendlies

Joachim Low Axes Three German Superstars

German coach Joachim Low made a shocking announcement after announcing on Tuesday that experience trio Jerome Boateng, Mats Hummels and Thomas Müller are no longer in his plans.  All three play for Bayern Munich and were part of the 2014 World Cup winning team but have now had their international careers seemingly

IFAB Approves New Football Rules For 2019/20 Season

The International FA Board (IFAB) has voted to fine tune football laws regarding handballs, free-kicks and time-wasting from next season onwards. A wholesale of alterations were made to the law of football will come in from next season as the IFAB looks to eradicate cheating and time-wasting and some of

Arsene Wenger Given Laureus Lifetime Achievement Award

Arsene Wenger received the Laureus Lifetime Achievement award but it was the glowing tribute from the unlikeliest of sources Jose Mourinho that caught the eye. The 69-year-old Wenger won the award on the back of his revolutionising English football especially in the first part of his over two decades in charge

Super Eagles drop 2 places Latest FIFA ranking

The latest FIFA Coca Cola World Ranking has seen the Super Eagles of Nigeria drop two places from previous 44th position but remained fourth in Africa behind Senegal, Tunisia, and Morocco in the African ranking The three time AFCON champions have failed to climb further up in the first month of

Queiroz Plans To Emulate Pekerman’s Legacy

Colombia's new coach Carlos Queiroz says he'll try to build on the legacy of his predecessor Jose Pekerman, and immediately identified midfielder James Rodriguez as the heart of the team The Portuguese coach said Thursday that his two top goals for Colombia will be winning the next Copa America and taking

FIFA The Best: Mbappe, Modric in; Neymar out

World Cup stars Kylian Mbappe and Luka Modric are among the contenders to end Cristiano Ronaldo's hold on FIFA's The Best Men's Player award after the shortlist was announced on Tuesday, but Neymar was not among the nominees. Ronaldo, who has won this honour in both years of its existence, is

Mikel faced Argentina while father held for ransom

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel faced Argentina last Tuesday in the knowledge that his father was being held for ransom, but did not tell anyone about it as the kidnappers threatened to shoot "instantly" if authorities were informed. Mikel told KweséESPN that he received a call from the kidnappers four hours

Javier Mascherano announces retirement from International football

Javier Mascherano announced his international retirement following Argentina's World Cup exit. The 34-year-old midfielder revealed his decision in the immediate aftermath of Saturday's 4-3 last-16 defeat by France. Speaking to reporters shortly after the final whistle, Mascherano said: "It's time to say goodbye and for the younger players to step in. "Hopefully in