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    Frank Ntilinka drafted by New York Knicks

    Frank Ntilinka, a Belgian-French basketball player of Rwandan descent, was plucked from obscurity to the limelight after being selected with the eighth overall pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft by the world famous New York Knicks. Ntilinka is only 18 years old, but is already an impressive physical specimen, measuring in at 6 feet 5 inches […]

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    Vincent Enyeama welcomes Herve Koffi with open arms

    Veteran Nigerian goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, currently on the roster of Ligue 1 club Lille, has taken it upon himself to serve as the mentor for Lille’s newest signing, Herve Koffi out of Burkina Faso. Koffi, who is only 20 years old, signed a long term contract with Lille on Wednesday after rising in reputation with […]

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    Halima Aden sports performance hijab on “Allure” cover

    19-year-old Halima Aden has become the first ever model to wear a hijab on an American mainstream fashion magazine, appearing on the front cover of this month’s edition of Allure. Aden was born to Somali parents in a Kenyan refugee camp and moved to the American state of Minnesota at the age of seven. Since […]

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    Moussa Dembele to Everton?

    In a period swirling with rumors, one name that’s been picked up in the English Premier League story mill is Moussa Dembele, the French footballer of Malian descent who currently is the star of Celtic FC. According to The Sun, Dembele returned from a visit to family in Paris to Everton to begin talks. Everton […]

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    Mohamed Salah signs with Liverpool

    Liverpool has officially completed the acquisition of 25-year-old Egyptian superstar Mohamed Salah for 34 million pounds (although Roma later said that they could receive an additional 7 million pounds based on incentive bonuses). The contract is a five year deal and is a stamp of approval by manager Jurgen Klopp, who had been heavily targeting […]

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    Rivers United defeats KCCA FC 2-1

    Ugandan club KCCA FC has taken a major hit in the CAF Confederation Cup group stage after falling at the hands of Nigerian club Rivers United, who finished ahead two goals to one on the night of June 21. KCCA FC fell quickly behind when Bernard Ovoke converted a corner kick by Bolaji Sakin for […]

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    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Manchester City?

    According to the latest reports from the transfer rumor mill, Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre Emerick Aubameyang is being targeted by Manchester City, whose manager, Pep Guardiola, is said to be “an admirer” of the Gabonese star. Aubameyang would be expected to fetch 60 million pounds if he left Borussia Dortmund, but Manchester City wants one […]

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    Jonathan Mensah struggling with MLS; Ghana future in jeopardy

    Jonathan Mensah is still struggling to find his footing in America’s Major League Soccer after being part of a terrible 5-0 defeat with his Columbus Crew at the hands of Toronto FC. The Ghanaian particularly had a hard time with Tostaint Ricketts, who he ended up fouling early in the game, allowing Ricketts to score […]