Manchester United: Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave club this summer

  By Sedara Oluwadara   Cristiano Ronaldo wants Manchester United to let him leave the club if they receive an appropriate offer for him this summer.   The Portugal forward, 37, returned to Old Trafford from Juventus last summer.     However, while he was United's top scorer last season - and third in the

Africa Cup of Nations: 2023 finals moved to 2024 over weather concerns

The next Africa Cup of Nations will be played in Ivory Coast in 2024, and not 2023, Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Patrice Motsepe said on Sunday.   The tournament was to be hosted in June-July 2023, which is the height of the rainy season in Ivory Coast.     "We cannot

Bet9ja Ondo Football League: Over 80 Teams To Participate- Seriki

  By Sedara Oluwadara     •••As Dele Ajayi assures development of grassroots talents     The Committee vested with the success of the Bet9ja Ondo State Football League,organised by Ondo State Football Association, says over 80 teams has shown interest in participating in the competition when it fully takes off.       The

2023 FIBA WCQ: D’Tigers Walkover Mali

  by Sedara Oluwadara   Mali's senior men's basketball team continue their strike for the second consecutive game as they boycotted their game against Nigeria's D'Tigers, Starnews report   The West African team has been at the loggerhead with their federation following the non-payment of their allowances and bonuses.   They refused to honour their

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Heartland Edge Sunshine Stars As 3SC Holds Rangers In Awka

  Heartland FC continue their fight for survival in the 2021/2022 Nigeria Professional Football League season as they secured a narrow win against Sunshine Stars.   The lone strike from Adejoh Onogwa in the 37th minute ensured that the Naze Millionaire secured a valuable 3 points against the Akure Gunners.   Shooting Stars recorded a

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Nigeria Favourite To Win As Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Kicks off Today

    Nigeria are poised to defend their Women's Africa Cup of Nations title and also secure a World Cup place as the top four finishers will qualify for the 2023 finals in Australia and New Zealand.   The tournament, taking place in Casablanca and Rabat, kicks off today (Saturday) 2nd of July and ends

Qatar World Cup to use semi-automated offside technology

  Fifa has confirmed semi-automated, state-of-the-art technology will be used at the World Cup in Qatar to speed up the time taken to reach offside decisions.   In addition to a sensor in the middle of the ball, which sends data 500 times a second to determine the exact kick-point, 12 dedicated multi-tracking cameras that

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England fight back to win European under-19 championship

England fought back from going behind to defeat Israel after extra time and win the European Under-19 Championship.   Oscar Gloch's clever turn and finish gave Israel the lead before Callum Doyle equalised from close range   Aston Villa's Carney Chukwuemeka came close to winning it when he hit the post for England, who took

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Diamond League: Amusan finishes 2nd in Stockholm

  …Shifts focus to World Championships   Reigning African champion and record holder in the 100m Hurdles event, Nigeria’s Tobiloba Amusan, is happy with her ‘solid race’ at the Diamond League meet held in Stockholm, Sweden on Thursday.   Amusan posted a time of 12.50 seconds to finish second in her race behind reigning Olympic

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Mohamed Salah signs new three-year Liverpool contract

Mohamed Salah signs new three-year Liverpool contract   Mohamed Salah has signed a new three-year contract with Liverpool.   The 30-year-old Egypt forward only had a year left on his previous deal and there had been doubts about whether he would stay.     Salah has scored 156 goals in 254 appearances during his five

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