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BREAKING: Former Super Eagles defender dies of cardiac arrest

Former Super Eagles defender Ajibade Babalade died today in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, after suffering cardiac arrest. Babalade, 48, The PUNCH learnt, died while being rushed to the University College Hospital, Ibadan, in the afternoon. The hard-as-nails retired defender was a squad member of the Eagles that won bronze …

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BREAKING: Arsenal beat Liverpool to win Community Shield

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a superb goal and netted the winning penalty in a shootout as Arsenal claimed victory over Premier League champions, Liverpool, in the Community Shield at an empty Wembley Stadium. His curling strike gave FA Cup winners Arsenal the lead in the first half before Liverpool substitute Takumi …

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BREAKING: Paul Pogba Tests Positive For COVID-19

Manchester United star Paul Pogba has tested positive for coronavirus. The 27-year-old had been named in France’s squad for their upcoming Nations League matches next month but has been replaced in the squad by Eduardo Camavinga following his positive test result. Tottenham midfielder and Pogba’s compatriot Tanguy Ndombele has also …

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BREAKING: Messi hands Barcelona transfer request

Barcelona legend Lionel Messi has submitted a request to leave the club. The 33-year-old has spent his entire career with the Spanish giants with whom he won six Ballon d’Or. Reliable Catalan reporter Gerard Romero confirmed the shocking development. He tweeted: “Thank you President, for this historic disaster. What a …

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BREAKING: PMB appoints ex-Super Eagles striker, Special Assistant

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former Super Eagles striker, Daniel Amokachi, as a Special Assistant on Sports. This was announced in a press statement by the Media Office of the Minister of Youth and Sports Development on Thursday. The statement was titled, ‘PMB appoints Amokachi Special Assistant, Sports’, and signed …

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BREAKING; Willian joins Arsenal from Chelsea

Brazil international Willian has signed a three-year deal to join Arsenal football club, ahead of the 2020/21 season. The 32-year-old forward has a wealth of experience and has made more than 600 club appearances in a career spanning 13 seasons. Willian started at Brazilian side Corinthians, before joining Shakhtar Donetsk …

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BREAKING: Arsenal beat Chelsea to win FA Cup

Arsenal are winners of the 2020 English FA Cup, after beating Chelsea 2-1 at the Wembley Stadium. Christian Pulisic scored in 14 minutes with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scoring twice to give Arsenal their second FA Cup victory over the Blues in three years Chelsea’s Mateo Kovacic got sent off in the …

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