Saturday, 6 February 2016

EPL: Manchester City 1-3 Leicester City download and watch the highlight here

Robert Huth struck twice as Leicester City beat Manchester City 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium to stretch their lead to 6 points at the top of the table.

I turned down Chinese Money for EPL Glory-Ighalo

The Nigeria International and Watford striker Odion Ighalo claims to have turned down almost £300,000 per week to play in China in favour of pursuing his Premier League “dream”.
The former Granada striker has bagged in 15 goals so far this season and he is in form of his life.
Ighalo says he came “very close” to moving to Hebei China Fortune last year, but turned down their mega-money offer in order to achieve a lifelong ambition.

Watch China spending power-Arsene Wenger

Having saw clubs from the Chinese Super League signs high profile players like Jackson Martinez, Ramirez among others, Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger felt the Chinese league is gradually taking over the transfer market which might have a negative effect on the Premier League and other European Leagues.

BBC and MSN Unbelievable Stats

The world two most fearful attacking trios, the  Real Madrid's BBC(Bale, Benzema and Cristiano) and their FC Barcelona counterpart MSN( Messi, Suarez and Neymar) are setting some staggering Scoring records which most Football Club will be dreaming to achieve.

Player Focus: Fraser Forster

Forster returned from knee injury sustained in the win over Burnley almost a year ago has given Southampton a much needed boost. They have had three wins & one draw out of four BPL matches.

Player Focus: Benik Afobe

AFC Bournemouth leading goal scorer still remain forward Callum Wilson {5 goal in 4 league matches}; who has been injured since September.

EPL: Liverpool FC v Sunderland AFC Match Facts

Liverpool have won five of their last six BPL meetings with Sunderland, drawing the other in this run.
James Milner has scored five BPL goals against Sunderland, more than versus any other opponent in the competition.

EPL: Manchester City v Leicester City Match Facts

On the day of this match, Leicester City will have spent 47 days on top of the BPL in 2015/16 – only opponents Manchester City have spent longer in first place this season (100 days)

Man City have won the most points at home this season in the BPL (28), while Leicester have won the most away from home (25)

Referee: Anthony Taylor

Today In The Papers

Terry has told the Chelsea board: "You may not be happy with me, but I'm not happy with you either."

Today's Fixtures in EPL, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A

Manchester City Vs Leicester 1:45pm

Aston Villa Vs Norwich  4pm

Liverpool Vs Sunderland  4pmm

Friday, 5 February 2016

Arsene Wenger Aware of Benik Afobe's Threat

Arsene Wenger is well aware of the threat posed by Bournemouth striker Benik Afobe.

CAF backs Sheikh Salman for FIFA presidency

The Confederation of African Football said it was backing Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim al-Khalifa as its candidate for the presidency of FIFA.

Pato a few weeks away from Chelsea debut - Hiddink

Pato has not played competitive football since late November and Hiddink says he does not want to take risks with the 26-year-old.

Mourinho close to agreeing Man Utd deal

Jose Mourinho is close to agreeing a deal to become the new manager of Manchester United, according to Sky Sport Italia.

Celebrity Birthday: Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro, GOIH (born 5 February 1985), known as Cristiano Ronaldo, is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team. He was born on February 5th 1985 and is 31 years old today

Who Wins EPL Manager of the Month of January

Manchester City Manuel Pellegrini, Tottenham Hotspurs Mauricio Pochettino, West Ham United's Slaven Bilic and Southampton Ronald Koeman are in the running to be named English Premier League Manager of the month for leading their respective club to vital victories in the month under review, but who do you think merit the award most?

Thursday, 4 February 2016

Latest Match Highlights

video: Barcelona 7 - 0 Valencia [Copa del Rey] Highlights 2015/16
Luis Suarez scored four times, with Lionel Messi netting a hat-trick of his own, as Barcelona ran riot over Valencia in the Copa del Rey semi-final first leg and the pressure continued to mount on Gary Neville.

Danny Welbeck to Feature for Arsenal's Under-21s

Arsene Wenger has claimed that Welbeck could make his return from a lengthy injury for Arsenal's Under-21 side.

Nigeria Rank 63rd in February FIFA Ranking

Nigeria climbed three places to 63rd on the February FIFA World Ranking released today even though the team failed to qualified from the group stage of the on-going CAF CHAN Championship in Rwanda.

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

The Future of Super Eagles

Super Eagles of Nigeria is no doubt struggling to sustain her reputation of the late 80s and early 90s, as the team continue to win matches both at regional and international competitions.

Uche Promises Malaga goals

Super Eagles striker, Ikechukwu  Uche, is delighted to complete his transfer to Malaga on deadline day and has vowed to assist the club in its push for a Europa League spot.

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

English FA to mediate in Iheanacho agents’ dispute

The England Football Association tribunal is expected to hear a case brought by Kelechi Iheanacho’s former agents against his new representatives.

Ronaldo Records Breaking Feat

Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick against Espanyol Makes it 39 times that the Portugal captain have scored three or more goals in a match, 35 times for Real Madrid and 4 times for Manchester United.

Deadline Day Done Deals

Swansea have signed Leroy Fer from QPR on loan for the rest of the season

Jack Stephens joins Coventry City from Southampton on loan until the end of the season

EPL: Manchester United v Stoke City Match Facts

Manchester United have defeated Stoke 11 times in the BPL, only Chelsea have won against the Potters as often (also 11).

EPL: Sunderland v Manchester City Match Facts

Sunderland have won five BPL home matches against Man City – only versus Stoke(6) have they won more often

EPL: Leicester v Liverpool Match Facts

The last 11 teams to be top of the English Premier League at the turn of February have gone on to win the title that season.

EPL: Arsenal v Southampton Match Facts

Arsene Wenger has come up against Ronald Koeman on 10 occasions as Arsenal manager, winning only two of those matches (W2 D4 L4).

Celebrity Birthday: Shakira and Gerard Pique

Shakira and Gerard Pique

Both born in Feb 2nd

Shakira; 1977 (age 39) Colombia
Gerald; 1987 (age 29) Spain

In The Papers

Radamel Falcao could still cut short his Chelsea loan stay despite missing out on a return to Atletico Madrid before the deadline. He is being linked with a move to Chinese club Jiangsu Suning, who recently signed Ramires.

Chelsea "Baffled" by John Terry's Impromptu Decision To Announce Departure

John Terry asked his agent Paul Nicholls to meet with the club last month to discuss the possibility of a contract extension covering the 2016-17 season.

Deadline Deals

Bayern Munich sign Sarder Tosic on loan from Spartak
Bayern Munich have completed the loan signing of Serdar Tasci from Spartak Moscow with an option to make the deal permanent, the club confirmed on Monday.

Monday, 1 February 2016

Official: Pep Guardiola to Join City in July

Manchester City have announced the signing of Pep Guardiola as first team coach for three seasons.

The Spaniard is to replaced Manuel Pellegrini who is to leave the post on June 30 2016 having spent three seasons in charge of the Manchester Club.

Emenike given West Ham Jersey Number 29

The Ex Nigerian International who was previously on loan Al Ain will wear jersey number 29 who was worn by former Hammers, Titi Camara, Lee Bowyer and Marouane Chamakh.

No Need To Spend on Signing With Magnificent Iheanacho- Pellegrini

Manuel Pellegrini insists Iheanacho has proved why he did not need spend this January after the teenager's hat-trick against Aston Villa.

Australia Open Updates

Novak Djokovic has clinched his sixth Australian Open title. He defeated Andy Murray in three straight sets - 6-1, 7-5, 7-6.

Done Deals

Watford FC Sign Mario Suárez
Watford FC have confirmed the signing of Spanish international midfielder Mario Suárez.

Its Chelsea vs Man City in the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round Fixtures

The draw for the Fifth round of the Emirate FA Cup saw Chelsea paired with Manchester City while Tottenham vs Crystal Palace and AFC Bournemouth vs Everton are the other Premier league club pairing.

Transfer Talk: Wenger desires Messi

Wenger desires Messi
The Arsenal boss said that he is "99 per cent sure" he won't sign any players on deadline day, but add "You can't be 100 per cent sure, if Messi knocks on my door at a minute to the deadline you never know.."

Injury Updates

Bastian Schweinsterger Ruled Out For One Month
Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsterger has recently undergone a scan in his homeland that revealed he had suffered ligament damage, which will keep him out of action until late February or early March.

La Liga Result and Video Real Madrid 6 Espanyol 0

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hattrick as Real Madrid thrashed Espanyol by six goals to nil in La liga match played yesterday, the Portuguese scored a perfect hattrick with his right and left legs and his head.

John Terry to quit Chelsea

John Terry has announced that he will depart Chelsea this summer after 18 seasons with the London side.

Transfer Talk

Mark Hughes is battling to secure a club record £14m swoop for Porto midfielder Giannelli Imbula after reviving the deal