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    Wayde van Niekerk breaks 400m world record

    South African sprinter Wayde van Niekerk comes out of Thursday’s Diamond League event as the new world record holder in the 400 meters, finishing with a time of 43.62 seconds. That beats the previous record held by legendary American sprinter Michael Johnson, who was 0.04 seconds slower than van Niekerk. In this particular race, van […]

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    Mohamed Sanu building home for Sierra Leonean mother

    Mohamed Sanu, a wide receiver for the U.S. National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons, is focusing this offseason on getting a home constructed for his mother, who currently lives in Sierra Leone. “My mom is very humble, doesn’t ask for much. Whatever she does, I’m there for her. But she’s grateful for whatever I’m there for. […]

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    Real Madrid preparing world record offer for Kylian Mbappe

    Real Madrid is heating up the race for the French rising star Kylian Mbappe, allegedly preparing to pay a world record transfer fee in order to get him with two years left on his Monaco contract. The 18-year-old French footballer of Cameroonian-Algerian descent is currently valued by Monaco at 130 million euros, and would prefer […]

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    Chidozie Awaziem sent on loan to FC Nantes

    Nigerian defender Chidozie Awaziem will be loaned out to French club FC Nantes by his current club, the Portuguese club FC Porto, for this upcoming season. Awaziem will be joined by Belgian footballer Joris Kayembe, who was a teammate of his in Porto. Awaziem is only 20 years old and just came off his international […]

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    Steven Pienaar moves back with South African club

    Steven Pienaar, former captain of the South African national team, will be returning to his home country and will sign with Bidvest Wits. Pienaar signed a one year deal with the club after his contract with English club Sunderland expired last month. Pienaar announced the signing with a Twitter message saying, “I am officially a […]

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    Asamoah Gyan signs with Kayserispor in Turkey

    Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan has completed the signing of a two year deal with Turkish club Kayserispor, with a one-year player option. He will leave behind his Chinese club Shanghai SIPG, who last season loaned him out to Al Ahli in the United Arab Emirates. The 31-year-old returns to a European club for the first […]

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    Carlos Kameni signs with Fenerbahce

    Idriss Carlos Kameni, former goalkeeper for the Cameroonian national team, has agreed to a 1.98 million euro deal with Turkish club Fenerbahce after passing a physical exam. The deal is expected to be paid out over the next three years. This is Fenerbahce’s second major signing of the offseason, after Moroccan midfielder Nabil Dirar joining […]

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    Keita Balde holds off AC Milan in hopes of Juventus offer

    According to a recent report by Calcio Mercato, Senegalese star Keita Balde is interested in a move to Juventus. This comes as Balde has been weakly shopped around by his current club Lazio, who is seeking 25 million euros as a minimum transfer fee. Lazio would like to keep Balde around, as he scored 16 […]

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    Romelu Lukaku will sign with Manchester United

    Manchester United has agreed to a 75 million pound deal to acquire Romelu Lukaku from Everton. This is a huge windfall for Manchester United, who had been targeting the 24-year-old Belgian striker of Congolese descent this entire summer. While the fee has been set, Everton says that the deal has not been finalized yet; Manchester […]