Oliver Dowden: Britain’s Culture Secretary confirms English Premier League to return mid-June with 3pm kick-offs to show on free-to-air TV

Britain’s Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has confirmed the English Premier League is on course to resume from the middle of June with plans being drawn up to show 3pm kick-offs on free-to-air TV. No top-flight football has been played in the UK since early March due to the coronavirus pandemic, but with games set to …

Daniel Prade : Fiorentina sporting director reveals he infected nine members of his family including his wife and daughter with COVID-19

Daniele Prade, the sporting director of Serie A club Fiorentina has revealed that he infected nine members of his family including his wife and daughter with the deadly Coronavirus. Describing his harrowing experience with the virus and his fears when his family members were hospitalised, the 53-year-old told Sky Sports Italia :’I experienced Covid-19 first-hand. …

Lionel Messi set to undergo tests for Coronavirus today

Superstar footballer, Lionel Messi and other Barcelona stars are set to undergo tests for Coronavirus on Wednesday morning as they prepare to return to training ahead of Spain’s LaLiga restart in June. This comes after the country’s ministry of health gave clubs permission to return to their training grounds after lockdown rules were relaxed. After …

Gernot Rohr:Super Eagles of Nigeria Head coach accepts to be paid in Naira and reside in Nigeria but reveals he has received coaching offers other countries

NFF president Amaju Pinnick in a contract revealed they inserted three clauses which includes Rohr residing in Nigeria, watching the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) with a view to grooming home based players to become international stars and being paid his salary in Nigerian Naira. Rohr, has now disclosed that he has accepted the clauses …

Mikel Arteta: Arsenal manager tests positive for coronavirus

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has tested positive for coronavirus and the club’s game against Brighton on Saturday has been postponed. The Gunners have closed their training ground and club staff who had recent contact with Arteta will now self-isolate. The Premier League reacted by saying it will hold an emergency meeting on Friday to discuss …

Juventus player Rugani tests positive for coronavirus

Italian soccer club Juventus announced Wednesday that one of its players, defender Daniele Rugani, has tested positive for COVID-19. Rugani, who also plays for the Italian national team, is the first player in the country’s top soccer division to test positive for the disease, which is caused by the new coronavirus. Juventus, which has won …

Joshua vs Pulev: Anthony Joshua set to defend his heavyweight championship on June 20

The British world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, will face Kubrat Pulev, the IBF’s mandatory challenger, at Tottenham Hotspur’s 62,000-seat stadium on 20 June.    June 20th 🗓 pic.twitter.com/4FbiftE8Cl — Anthony Joshua (@anthonyfjoshua) March 2, 2020   The 38-year-old Bulgarian confirmed the fight against the Anthony Joshua, who is world IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO heavyweight …

El Clasico: Real Madrid back to the top of La Liga

Vinicius Junior and Mariano Diaz second-half goals for Real Madrid, secured 2-0 win against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu, a result that lifts Zinedine Zidane’s side back on top of La Liga. This is Zidane first Clasico win as Real boss at the Bernabeu.   🏁 FP: @RealMadrid 2-0 @FCBarcelona_es ⚽ @viniciusjr 71′, @marianodiaz7 90’+2′#RealFootball …

Man City beats Aston Villa to retain the Carabao Cup

Pep Guardiola’s side won it’s sixth domestic trophies out of the last seven available with a well deserved 2-1 victory over Aston Villa at Wembley.   Our 6️⃣th consecutive English trophy! 🏆 ⚽️ @QNetOfficial 🔵 #ManCity #CarabaoCup pic.twitter.com/5SjNPP4dTp — Manchester City (@ManCity) March 1, 2020   After beating Aston Villa at Wembley to secure a …

Iwobi makes Everton starting line-up against former team Arsenal

The Nigerian International has been named in Everton’s starting eleven for Sunday’s Premier League clash with former team Arsenal by Carlo Ancelotti in hopes for an away win.   ⚠️ TEAM NEWS! ⚠️ 5️⃣ changes 👏 Gomes among the subs! #ARSEVE pic.twitter.com/i3C9MftxUm — Everton (@Everton) February 23, 2020   Thanks to this, he will be …