Injured Novak Djokovic withdraws from French Open

Injured Novak Djokovic withdraws from French Open

Defending champion Novak Djokovic has withdrawn from the French Open before his quarter-final with a knee injury. Serbia’s Djokovic had a scan for the injury today which revealed a “torn medial meniscus” in his right knee, having blamed the “slippery” Roland Garros clay courts for aggravating the problem during his fourth-round victory on Monday. The […]

Mbappe signs contract to join Real Madrid

Real Madrid to unveil Kylian Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe has signed a contract to join Real Madrid on a free transfer when his Paris St-Germain deal expires on June 30. The 25-year-old France striker verbally agreed to move to the Bernabeu in February and then announced in May he would leave PSG at the end of the season. Mbappe, has now signed […]

Pochettino leaves Chelsea by mutual consent after one season

Pochettino leaves Chelsea by mutual consent after one season

Mauricio Pochettino has left Chelsea after just one season in charge by mutual consent. The English club announced Pochettino’s departure, despite the Blues finishing sixth in the Premier League thanks to a fine run towards the end of the season but missed out on Champions League qualification and a trophy. Pochettino pointed to a lack […]

Women’s Club World Cup to take place in 2026

Women’s Club World Cup to take place in 2026

FIFA has confirmed that the inaugural Women’s Club World Cup will take place in January and February 2026. The 16-team tournament will be held every four years and fall during the domestic season for European leagues, between the Women’s Champions League group stages and the knockout rounds. FIFA at its congress today in Bangkok also […]

Borussia Dortmund defeat PSG to reach Champions League final

Borussia Dortmund are into the Champions League final after a 1-0 win over Paris Saint-Germain at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday, giving the Germans a 2-0 win on aggregate. Matt Hummels was the hero on the night as his 50th-minute header sealed the final berth.  Dortmund will face either fellow German side Bayern Munich […]

Finidi George emerges as Super Eagles Head Coach

NFF to Unveil Super Eagles Head Coach Finidi

The Board of Nigeria Football Federation has approved the recommendation of its Technical and Development Committee, to appoint Finidi George as Head Coach of the Senior Men National Football Team, Super Eagles. The 52-year-old George, a member of the so-styled ‘Golden Generation’ that won the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Tunisia, who spent […]

Ramadan: EPL to allow players break fast mid-game

Refereeing bodies in England have told English Premier League, EPL, and English Football League match officials to pause play so that players can break their fast during the holy period of Ramadan. Match officials have been given guidance so players in the Premier League can break their fast by taking liquids, supplements or energy gels […]

EPL: Arsenal go top ahead of Manchester City after beating Chelsea

Arsenal on Sunday afternoon topped the Premier League table after beating Chelsea 1-0 at Stamford Bridge. Gabriel Magalhaes scored the match. The result against Chelsea means Mikel Arteta’s side is now on top of the Premier League table with two points ahead of second-placed Manchester City. Arsenal has 34 points from 13 Premier League matches, […]