Man Utd fans storm Old Trafford, Arsenal cruise at Newcastle

Abuja – Manchester United’s clash against Liverpool was delayed after fans stormed Old Trafford in protest at the club’s owners on Sunday, while Arsenal kept Newcastle waiting to confirm their Premier League safety with a 2-0 win at St James Park. Manchester City will be crowned English champions for the third time in four seasons if second placed United lose to Liverpool. But Pep Guardiola’s …

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National Division One League To Hold In Benin City

….Prudent Energy Handball Premier League Gets Date By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The National Division One League will hold in Edo State, the Handball Federation of Nigeria has decided. In a statement released by the HFN secretary general Alhaji Maigidansanma Mohammed, the National Division One League which is a competition wherein teams will gain promotion to the Prudent Energy Handball Premier League …

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Online racism reaching crisis point – UK sports minister

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja – Online racial abuse directed at football players has reached a “crisis point” and social media platforms must join forces with authorities to tackle the problem more quickly, Britain’s Sports Minister Nigel Huddleston said. A host of players at Premier League clubs have been targeted in the past few months, including Manchester United’s Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford, Liverpool’s Trent-Alexander Arnold …

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Prudent Handball Premier League To Hold In October As HFN revises its 2021 Sporting Calendar

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Prudent Energy Handball Premier League 2021 will no longer be in phases but will hold on consolidated basis in October 2021 according to the new revised calendar of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) In the revised calendar released by the Handball Federation of Nigeria, the top tier premier handball league which was hitherto played in …

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Players, fans hail ‘beautiful day for football’ as Super League unravels 

Abuja – Players, pundits and fans cheered a “beautiful day for football” after the breakaway European Super League unravelled with the withdrawal of the six English clubs who had signed up to the controversial competition. Following a storm of protests and threats of sanctions from the game’s European and world governing bodies, the Super League said it would “reconsider” its next steps after it was …

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See why Tottenham fired manager, Jose Mourinho

ABUJA – Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Tottenham after just 17 months in charge. The Portuguese replaced Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs manager in November 2019 and guided the club to sixth in the Premier League last season. They are currently seventh, having picked up two points from their past three league games, and were knocked out of the Europa League in March. Spurs face …

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Kelechi Iheanacho Wins Goal of The Month With His Great Volley Against Burnley (Video)

Nigeria’s Kelechi Iheanacho has won Leicester City’s Goal of the Month Award. The goal that won the award is his superbly taken goal against Burnley in the Premier League. It was a goal made in Nigeria as he coolly finished off a long ball by Super Eagles teammate Wilfred Ndidi. Iheanacho has also scooped the Premier League Player of the Month for March courtesy of …

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Kelechi Iheanacho Wins the EPL Player of the Month for March

Super Eagles forward, Kelechi Iheanacho has been rewarded for his prolific form last month after being named as the Premier League’s Player of the Month for March 2021. He outclassed Harry Kane, Luke Shaw, Jesse Lingard, Riyad Mahrez, Andreas Christensen, Leandro Trossard and Illan Meslier to the award. Kelechi Iheanacho scored five goals in three league appearances for Brendan Rodgers’ side, as he re-emerged as …

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Nigeria’s Leicester City Kelechi Iheanacho Beats Drogba’s FA Cup Record

By Simon Akwu Abujaa (Precise Post) – Nigeria’s Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho Sunday broke the record set by Ivorian football legend Didier Drogba for the most goals scored by an African player in the FA Cup. Drogba netted 12 goals in the competition before quitting Chelsea in 2012. Iheanacho netted twice in the FA Cup the fixture against Manchester United at the King Power …

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Hasso Moves To Restructure Volleyball In Adamawa

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Recently appointed chairman of volleyball association in Adamawa state. Rtd DCP Stephen Hasso, has vowed to ensure that volleyball is revived in Adamawa state. In his chat with pressmen at the ongoing Volleyball Nations cup Championship in Abuja, Hasso who is appreciative of the new post that came expectedly, expressed gratitude and promised to rejuvenate the game …

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Crystal Palace Midfielder, Eberechi Eze Says Ronaldinho His Inspiration

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – Attacking midfielder of Crystal Palace, Eberechi Eze has disclosed that he picked up a lot of his footballing skills from watching Brazilian icon, Ronaldinho. The England under-21 international who has been tipped to someday feature for the full England side is highly sought-after by Nigeria. So skilful is Eze that many have compared him to Nigerian legend Jay-Jay …

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Liverpool Bolster Defence, Minamino Off To Saints As Window Shuts

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – Liverpool finally bolstered their defensive options by signing Schalke’s Ozan Kabak and Preston’s Ben Davies before the Premier League transfer window slammed shut on Monday. Meanwhile, Premier League champions’ Japanese attacking midfielder Takumi Minamino left for Southampton on loan until the end of the season in one of the few moves between Premier League clubs on a quiet …

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Former Wales Defender Keith Pontin’s Death Linked To Years Of Heading Ball

By Our Reporter Abuja (Precise Post) – The death of the former Wales and Cardiff City defender Keith Pontin may have been linked to heading the ball during his football career, an inquest has heard. Pontin played for Cardiff between 1976 and 1983, winning two caps for Wales but was diagnosed with dementia in 2015, at the age of 59. His family later said they …

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HFN President Ocheho Excited As Farouk Yusuf Joins Top Polish Handball Club Lombard KS Vive Kielce

By Joan Nnenna Iwuchukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The president of the Handball Federation of Nigeria (HFN) Mr. Samuel Ocheho has described the transfer of National team player Farouk OluwaTobi Yusuf to top Polish Handball club Lombard KS Vive Kielce as an immense benefits to the National Teams. Farouk Yusuf, who played for Seasiders Boys of Lagos as they finish third at the Prudent Energy …

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EPL: De Gea Speaks on Man United Winning Season’s Title

By Francis Etuko Abuja (Precise Post) – Ahead of the Tuesday night’s match, Manchester United goalkeeper, David De Gea, has urged his teammate not to miss their a to win the Premier League title this season. Man United can go top of the Premier League table by avoiding defeat against Burnley at Turf Moor on Tuesday night. The Red Devils will then face champions Liverpool …

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Grant to Return to Chelsea – Ibramovich Says

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – Chelsea’s owner believes Grant could provide valuable assistance to Frank Lampard; the Blues’ 3-1 defeat to Man City was their latest during a downturn in performances in the Premier League; Lampard and Grant reached the Champions League final together in 2008 Frank Lampard starred for Avram Grant’s side during the latter’s spell at the club between 2007 and …

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