Former professional footballers Efe and Stephen Sodje, along with brother Bright, were given prison sentences for fraud last year in the U.K. The three brothers were found to have siphoned off more than £60,000 given to the Sodje Sports Foundation (SSF). They were jailed in September – Efe Sodje for 18...
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has ordered his government not to issue or renew licences for sports betting firms, the country’s Finance minister David Bahati has revealed. Mr Bahati said President Museveni issued the directive because of the negative impact the betting craze has had on young people. “We have received a...
Floyd “Money” Mayweather beat Japanese kickboxing phenomenon Tenshin Nasukawa by a technical knockout Monday after just two minutes of a New Year’s Eve “exhibition” bout that brought the US boxing superstar out of retirement for a big pay day. In a mismatched contest, Mayweather floored Nasukawa, a kickboxer less than...
Manchester United have sacked manager Jose Mourinho after the club made their worst start to a season in almost 30 years, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday. The 55-year-old Portuguese’s last match in charge was the 3-1 defeat by Liverpool on Sunday which left them 19 points behind their...
Nigeria’s Super Falcons have defeated South Africa to win the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations Title. The Super Falcons overcame the South Africans in penalties after both sides failed to score in regulation time. This is Nigeria’s ninth Africa Women’s Cup of Nations title, consolidating their place as the most successful...
Five-time World Best Player, Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly proposed to his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez after two years of dating. The couple met in June 2016 while Georgina was working at Gucci and he was at Real Madrid, they have since been together. According to Correio da Manha, a reputable Portuguese media...
The remaining eight teams at Russia 2018 are taking a break today as they prepare for the quarterfinals; so let’s take a look at a footballer who gave his country everything and paid with it with his life. Medellin, Colombia in the 1990s was a dangerous place. The Netflix series...
Alexandre Lacazette’s late equaliser extended Arsenal's unbeaten run to 13 games and gave them a hard-earned 1-1 draw in a thrilling encounter with Liverpool at Emirates Stadium. James Milner’s powerful strike just after the hour, drilled home after Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno’s clearance rebounded off Rob Holding, looked to have...
Super Eagles, on Saturday, trashed Libya, 4 - 0 in the first leg of their African Nations Cup qualifiers. At the Akwa Ibom International Stadium venue of the match, Jude Ighalo scored a hat trick and Samuel Kalu scored the fourth goal as the match hit the 90 th minute...
A Las Vegas woman is reportedly challenging Cristiano Ronaldo over a 2009 legal settlement in which the soccer superstar agreed to pay her $375,000 to keep silent over an alleged sexual assault. Kathryn Mayorga came forward Friday as the victim of the alleged incident, speaking with German publication Der Spiegel....