SOUTH SUDAN THROUGH TO 2019 AFCON GROUP STAGES

22022806146_193cb42ea6_b

South Sudan bounced back to beat Djibouti 6-0 in their 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers play-off on Tuesday afternoon at Juba Stadium in South Sudan. Following the result, South Sudan are now through to Group C of the Qualifiers where they will compete against Mali, Gabon and Burundi…

Read More
0
Share

#HOUSEYARNS – ROHR RETURNS NEXT WEEK FOR NPFL PLAYERS

Gernot-Rohr1

Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is expected back in the country next week as he returns to closely monitor the progress of home based stars in the Nigeria Professional Football League, the Franco-German has revealed. The Super Eagles had just one home-based player, goal keeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, from FC Ifeanyiubah,…

Read More
0
Share

#ASEDEYHOT – MARADONA MUDDLE. FIFA LEFT IN DARK OVER AMBASSADORIAL TANTRUM

infantino

FIFA say they have received no official confirmation from Diego Maradona since he threatened last week to quit his ambassadorial role. FIFA say their last official contact with the Argentine World Cup icon was when he took part in the draw for the Under 20 World Cup in South Korea on…

Read More
0
Share

#OYINBOTORCHLIGHT – BARCELONA TO NAME ONE OF ITS STADIUMS AFTER JOHAN CRUYFF

maxresdefault

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu has announced that the club’s new B-team stadium will be named ‘Estadi Johan Cruyff’. The current Mini Estadi will be demolished to make way for a new version at Barca’s Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper training complex, as part of the Espai Barca project. Vice-President Jordi…

Read More
0
Share

WORLD CUP 2018 EURO ZONE QUALIFIERS RESULTS OVER THE WEEKEND

gettyimages-6577524761

Sweden 4 – 0 Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina 5 – 0 Gibraltar, Belgium 1 – 1 Greece, Azerbaijan 1 – 4 Germany, San Marino 0 – 6 Czech Republic, England 2 – 0 Lithuania

Read More
0
Share

2018 WORLD CUP QUALIFIER – NERTHERLAND SUFFER WORLD CUP SHOCK, RONALDO IN 70-GOAL LANDMARK

Netherlands-forward-Arjen-Robben-reacts

The Netherlands’ hopes of reaching the World Cup finals suffered a major setback on Saturday when the three-time runners-up slumped to a shock 2-0 defeat to Bulgaria. The loss left the Dutch six points behind Group A leaders France, who beat Luxembourg 3-1, and down in fourth spot, three back…

Read More
0
Share

#OYINBOTORCHLIGHT – ANTOINE GRIEZMANN ‘FEELS GOOD’ AT ATLETICO MADRID AMID MANCHESTER UNITED LINKS

VITORIA-GASTEIZ, SPAIN - JANUARY 28:  Antoine Griezmann of Atletico Madrid reacts during the La Liga match between Deportivo Alaves and Atletico Madrid at Mendizorroza stadium on January 28, 2017 in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.  (Photo by Juan Manuel Serrano Arce/Getty Images)

Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has reiterated that he is happy at the club and is not focused on events regarding his future off the field. The France international, who has 22 goals in 40 appearances this term, has been strongly linked with a move to Manchester United at the end of the season. Griezmann has already…

Read More
0
Share

#HOUSEYARNS – NPFL MATCHDAY 15 RESULTS OVER THE WEEKEND

Ado Ali 0f Katsina v Sam Agba of Gombe

Katsina United 1-0 Rangers, Remo Stars 2-1 Wikki Tourists, Enyimba 1-0 Rivers United, Plateau United 4-1 ABS, Gombe United 1-0 MFM FC, Abia Warriors 3-0 Kano Pillars, Nasarawa United 1-0 3SC, Niger Tornadoes 2-1 Sunshine, El-Kanemi 1-0 Lobi Stars  

Read More
0
Share

#HOUSEYARNS – SUPER EAGLES ON TRACK FOR WORLD CUP AND AFCON 2019 QUALIFICATION – ONAZI

Onazi-Ogenyi-France-June2014

Super Eagles stand-in captain Ogenyi Onazi has said the team are focused to qualifying for both the 2018 World Cup and AFCON 2019. The petite but lion–hearted midfielder spoke on Sunday during a meeting of the Super Eagles with NFF President Amaju Pinnick, at the team’s Crowne Plaza London Ealing…

Read More
0
Share

#ASEDEYHOT – HICHAM EL AMRANI RESIGNS AS CAF SECRETARY GENERAL

Hicham-El-Amrani

The Confederation of African Football’s secretary general Hicham El Amrani resigned on Sunday, just over a week after elections swept long-standing president Issa Hayatou from power. El Amrani, in a letter to African football associations, said he would be departing on Monday, but gave no reason for his decision. The…

Read More
0
Share

#OYINBOTORCHLIGHT – LEIPZIG’S TIMO WERNER SUFFERS INJURY BLOW

timo

RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner will miss Germany’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Azerbaijan after picking up a hamstring injury in Wednesday’s friendly against England. The 21-year-old was making his senior international debut at SIGNAL IDUNA PARK, but had to be replaced by Bayern Munich’s Thomas Müller in the 77th minute as Die…

Read More
0
Share

#OYINBOTORCHLIGHT – CROTONE PRESIDENT RESIGNS

Foto IPP/Albano Angilletta
- Cosenza -0682016 - Incontro amichevole di calcio tra Atletico Madrid e Crotone
nella foto:   Raffaele Vrenna

Crotone President Raffaele Vrenna announces his resignation “with a lot of sadness”. The businessman took over the club in 1992, and the Squali are experiencing a first-ever Serie A season, though they’re eight points from safety with just nine games to play. “I leave Crotone Calcio after 25 years with…

Read More
0
Share

#OYINBOTORCHLIGHT – COLLINA CALLS FOR STEPS AGAINST ABUSE TOWARDS REFEREES

download

Pierluigi Collina, the chairman of the FIFA Referees Committee, has warned of a global shortage of match officials if efforts are not made to tackle abuse and violence towards referees at the grassroots level. Collina, who was in charge of the 2002 World Cup final between Brazil and Germany, said…

Read More
0
Share

#OYINBOTORCHLIGHT – SEVILLA FACE PARTIAL STADIUM CLOSURE

14843284639679

Sevilla’s Estadio Sanchez Pizjuan will face a partial closure following derogatory chants aimed at Sergio Ramos and Real Madrid. The Andalucians have confirmed the N11 and N12 sections behind the Gol Norte section of the stand will be closed, in a move which is seen to punish the club’s Biris…

Read More
0
Share

WORLD CUP 2018 EURO ZONE QUALIFIERS AND PREDICTIONS THIS WEEKEND, GO PLACE YOUR BETTING ON WWW. BET9JA.COM

UEFA_Euro_2016_qualifying

Bosnia & Herzegovina vs Gibraltar – 1 and Over 2.5   Cyprus vs Estonia – Over 1.5    Belgium v Greece – 1   Switzerland v Latvia – 1   Bulgaria vs Netherland – Over 1.5   Portugal vs Hungary – 1   Luxembourg v France – 2 and Over…

Read More
0
Share