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    Ryan Hyacinth signed to Manchester United youth academy

    Rafa Benitez, manager of Manchester United, has invited Ryan Hyacinth to join the club’s youth team. Hyacinth is the son of former Nigerian national team defender Celestine Babayoro. Hyacinth, only 10 years old, caught the eye of Premier League clubs when helping Cambois Primary School to a victory in the 1892 Foundation Cup. Benitez is […]

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    Dominic Solanke debuts with Liverpool in friendly

    Just a couple of days after completing his signing, Liverpool’s new addition Dominic Solanke made his first appearance with the club in a friendly match against Tranmere, which finished four goals to nil in Liverpool’s favor. Solanke, who is English born, was embraced by his new manager, Jurgen Klopp, after the game. Klopp expressed his […]

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    Manchester City inching closer to signing Benjamin Mendy

    Manchester City is reportedly closing on the signing of Monaco left back Benjamin Mendy after an increase of the pace in negotiations. However, Monaco is still at the point of demanding 50 million pounds, a high fee for the French footballer. The high prices seem to be a product of Monaco losing a lot of […]

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    IOC to decide between Paris and LA for 2020s Olympics in September

    The International Olympic Committee has made a decision to announce the winning bids for the hosting of the 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympics simultaneously in September. The decision was made after a unanimous vote by the IOC. The bids are widely expected to go to Paris and Los Angeles. France has tried five Olympic campaigns […]

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    Antonio Rudiger signs with Chelsea after creative video

    This offseason, many clubs have been trying to get creative in announcing new signings, such as Romelu Lukaku announcing his signing with Manchester United in a video with his friend Paul Pogba. The latest such announcement comes from Chelsea, which posted a video on Twitter that essentially revealed Antonio Rudiger, a German footballer of Sierra […]

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    Paul Pogba talks Romelu Lukaku signing with Manchester United

    In an exclusive interview with ESPN FC, Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku say that destiny was what got them to become teammates at Manchester United. Lukaku, the Belgian superstar of Congolese descent, recently signed with Manchester United after playing for three years with Everton. Meanwhile, Paul Pogba, a French star of Guinean descent, joined Manchester […]

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    Jay Jay Okocha gets into ball juggling battle

    In preparation for the upcoming Star Sixes Tournament in London, Austin “Jay Jay” Okocha got into a ball juggling challenge with fellow Nigerian star footballer Nwankwo Kanu. They were guests at the 2017 Copa Coca Cola, where the team from Osun defeated the squad from Imo State in the National Final on June 23rd. The […]

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    Gambian robotics students granted visa to travel to U.S. event

    A team of Gambian robotics students were finally given permission to travel to the United States for an international competition after having visa applications twice denied. The U.S. government never specified why the applications of the five teenagers on the team were denied, although Gambia is a Muslim majority country; Gambia was not included among […]

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    AmaZulu buys out club to get into top South African league

    AmaZulu has bought their way into the South African Premier Soccer League by essentially purchasing the promotion of Thanda Royal Zulu. Thanda won the National First Division title last season which earned them automatic promotion to the top South African league, while AmaZulu finished in fifth place, just outside of qualifying for the playoffs. However, […]