Articles Posted in the " Football " Category

  • Bologna ends Juventus 15-match winning streak

    Juventus’ run of 15 consecutive Serie A wins came to an end as they were held to a goalless draw at Bologna. Bologna, coached by AC Milan legend Roberto Donadoni, had the only shot on target, while Juve’s Paul Pogba wasted two good chances after the break. Juve boss Massimiliano Allegri rested leading scorer Paulo […] Post from PM News


  • Man Utd contact Mourinho, as Balotelli is set for China

    Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has lost the confidence of several of the club’s senior players and former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is their preferred option as his replacement. (Daily Star) Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is believed to have contacted Mourinho’s agent on Friday to see if he will take over before […] Post from PM News


  • FA Cup: Pellegrini wants City’s youngsters to shine

    FA Cup: Pellegrini wants City’s youngsters to shine

    Ahead of Sunday’s English FA Cup fifth round cracker at Stamford Bridge, City boss, Manuel Pellegrini has charged young players in his team that the tie will give them the opportunity to showcase their talent. But to Chelsea manager, Guus Hiddink, the match will be a hard nut to crack for the Blues. Pellegrini says […] Post from PM News


  • I couldn’t afford N50 to watch EPL matches – Iheanacho

    Weekends in Nigeria often follow a pattern. Hundreds of men, women and children crowd around televisions desperately trying to catch a glimpse of any English football. Crowds will be out in force on Sunday for Manchester City’s FA Cup fifth-round tie at Chelsea and with the chance to watch one of their own — City […] Post from PM News


  • Court empowers EFCC to seize Tompolo’s houses, companies

    Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court, Lagos, today February 19, 2016 granted the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to seize all properties of former Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo (aka Tompolo) who has been declared wanted by the Commission following his refusal to heed court summons to answer to […] Post from PM News


  • Nigeria vs Egypt: Mastoroudes tips Eagles to beat Pharaohs

    Taiwo Adelu Former member of technical committee of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, John Mastoroudes believes the Super Eagles have what it takes to scale the hurdles of Egypt in the two legged Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches scheduled for 25 and 29 March. Nigeria did not qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations […] Post from PM News


  • Oliseh bemoans cash crunch, can’t visit players abroad

    Taiwo Adelu Chief Coach of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh has revealed that the financial predicament he is facing has prevented him from visiting some foreign-based players before the two legged Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against Egypt next month. Oliseh said that while it is important that he meets physically with these players […] Post from PM News


  • Wayne Rooney to earn £500k a week in China

      Manchester United are considering selling striker and captain Wayne Rooney in the summer after receiving a bid for the 30-year-old from a Chinese Super League club. Rooney could earn £500,000 a week as part of the deal. (Manchester Evening News) United must act fast if they want former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, 53, as […] Post from PM News


  • Between Governor Wike and INEC by Francis Balogun

    It will do our democratic experience a whole lot of good if concerted efforts are made not only to raise caution against surreptitious dissipation of energy that seeks to revert the gains of the electoral processes but to also ensure that records are put in the right perspective for the sake of tomorrow. That is […] Post from PM News