Eaglets: Amuneke happy despite draw

The coach of the Nigeria U17 national team, Emmanuel Amuneke has expressed satisfaction with his players, despite the 1-1 draw they played with local side, Majestic Academy, on Saturday.  Amuneke, who is always quick to come down hard on his wards, even after impressive wins, has good words for the lads after

Arsenal XI to face Crystal Palace

Arsène Wenger has named the same team that beat Manchester City in the Communuity Shield for Saturday's Premier League opener against Crystal Palace. Alexis Sanchez, Calum Chambers and Mathieu Debuchy make their home debuts while Mikel Arteta starts his first game as the new club captain. Laurent Koscienly shrugged off a minor Achilles injury to play at centre

GNPL: Gombe will pay for Sharks ‘sins’ – Bayelsa Utd

Bayelsa United captain Salomon Junior, has said Gombe United will be at the receiving end of their anger in Benin when they meet on Match Day 22.  The Yenagoa side were beaten 2-0 by Sharks in one of the Week 21 games of the Glo Premier League decided on Wednesday. Performance In an interview with www.lmc-ng.org after

UEFA Champions League play-off draws

The draws for the 2014-15 UEFA Champions League play-offs have been held this morning. We brought you a story yesterday detailing the draws' participants and below we have the pairings. Champions League play-off draw: Maribor v Celtic Salzburg v Malmo Aalborg v Apoel Steaua Bucharest v Ludogorets Slovan Bratislava v BATE Borisov Besiktas v Arsenal Standard Liege v Zenit Copenhagen

Sturridge: Reds will kick on

Daniel Sturridge believes Liverpool have made the signings to see them challenge for top honours this season following the departure of Luis Suarez. Suarez completed his much-anticipated move to Spanish giants Barcelona earlier this month as the Reds decided to cash in on the controversial striker after his inexplicable bite on