Category Archives: Football

10May/15

Africa’s richest man looking at Arsenal

Africa’s richest man, Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote, hoping to buy top English side Arsenal one day, but critics say the business mogul should invest in local soccer instead.

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06May/15

Enrique hails special Messi, Guardiola refuses to blame players for defeat

Barcelona manager Luis Enrique says Lionel Messi a player from another dimension as he inspires Catalans to 3-0 win over Bayern Munich, Pep Guardiola philosphical in defeat

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28Apr/15

16-year-old Martin Odegaard in Real Madrid squad for La Liga

Carlo Ancelotti says that teenager midfielder Martin Odegaard will be included in Real Madrid’s squad to face Almeria

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27Apr/15

Impossible for Chelsea to lose title now, says Wenger

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (APRIL 26, 2015) (REUTERS) – Arsenal may still have a mathematical chance of winning the Premier League but their manager Arsene Wenger conceded it was now “impossible” for Chelsea not to finish as champions following the London rivals’ 0-0 stalemate on Sunday (April 26).
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27Apr/15

Hazard wins England’s PFA player of the year award

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (APRIL 26, 2015) (THE PFA) – Chelsea’s Belgium forward Eden Hazard won England’s PFA player of the year award ahead of Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane and Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea on Sunday (April 26).
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14Apr/15

Sterling faces Rodgers talks over nitrous oxide allegations

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he will speak to Raheem Sterling after footage emerged of the England international apparently taking nitrous oxide
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14Apr/15

Gabon will host next Africa Cup of Nations and draw is made

(CONFEDERATION OF AFRICAN FOOTBALL, 2017 TOURNAMENT) – Gabon was named on Wednesday (April 8) as the host of the next African Cup of Nations finals in 2017.

The Gabonese beat rival bids from Algeria and Ghana in a vote by the Confederation of African Football’s (CAF) executive committee at a meeting in Cairo.
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02Apr/15

Liverpool are a big team but we are on a strong run – Wenger

Arsene Wenger praises Steven Gerrard and avoids talking about Raheem Sterling as Arsenal prepare to face Liverpool in a key match to decide the European ambitions of both clubs this season.

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