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Man Utd manager praises Lukaku’s work rate

Jose Mourinho has hailed the prodigious work rate of striker Romelu Lukaku despite the striker’s struggles in front of goal following an electric start to his Manchester United career. The 24-year-old endured another frustrating afternoon on Saturday when United’s eked out a 1-0 win against promoted Brighton as Ashley Young’s Read More…

Milan sack manager; Gennaro Gattuso takes over

Italian club, AC Milan have sacked their manager, former Italian International Vincenzo Montella following a depressing goalless draw at home against Torino over the weekend. Former Milan midfielder, Gennaro Gattuso is set to take over. Milan have not scored in any of their last five games at the San Siro. Six of their 14 games Read More…

FIFA boss vows racism crackdown at Russia’s World Cup

FIFA President Gianni Infantino vowed on Monday to crack down hard on racist incidents when Russia hosts the World Cup next year. “This is a very high priority and we will make sure no incidents will happen,” Infantino said in a video statement. “It is absolutely not tolerable and we Read More…

Coach Rohr has been rewarded with a 2-year contract extension

Following Super Eagles fine run in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign, Coach Gernot Rohr has been rewarded with a two-year contract extension. Rohr was appointed Super Eagles boss in August 2016 with the mandate to take Nigeria to the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Super Eagles finished unbeaten from a tough Group B Read More…

Following the ‘Moneyball’ model to unearth talent

In the 2011 film “Moneyball”, Brad Pitt plays Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane, who, as the head of a struggling baseball team, turns to data analysis of recruitment and training methods. Beane was a trailblazer with his unconventional data metrics that flew in the face of baseball wisdom, and Read More…

Super Eagles can make it to the quarter finals of the World Cup – Ikpeba

Former Nigerian international, Victor Ikpeba thinks the Super Eagles can make it to the quarter finals of the 2018 World Cup hosted in Russia, after they qualified from a strong group that included Algeria and Cameroon. Speaking at a session for young footballers in Lagos, the former Monaco and Borrussia Dortmund forward said, “All that we can Read More…

Fallen Italian giants turn to Gattuso to bring back glory days

Fallen Italian giants AC Milan made combative former player Gennaro Gattuso their new boss on Monday after sacking Vincenzo Montella following a disappointing start to the season. The seven-time European champions released Montella after a goalless draw against Torino on Sunday left them seventh in Serie A, 18 points behind Read More…

PSG to return to Qatar for winter training camp

Paris Saint-Germain will head to Qatar for a short training camp during the French league winter break in December, the club confirmed on Monday. The PSG squad will fly to Doha after their final Ligue 1 game of 2017 at home to Caen on December 20 and will stay there Read More…

Ex-Chelsea director joins Monaco

Chelsea’s former technical director Michael Emenalo has joined Monaco just three weeks after leaving the Premier League champions, the Ligue 1 side announced on Monday. “AS Monaco is delighted to announce the appointment of Michael Emenalo as new sporting director,” Monaco said in a statement. “He will take charge of Read More…

Brazil’s scouts search for future Neymars

At a trial for youngsters at Rio de Janeiro’s Vasco da Gama football club, Vanessa Dias pushed through the bushes to glimpse her 12-year-old son Caua, nervously hoping that he’d just taken his first step to the big time. About 200 other children aged nine to 17 were taking part Read More…

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