Wilfred Ndidi
March 24, 2022
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

There is palpable excitement for the 2022 FIFA World Cup playoffs set to take place this month, as the African qualifiers will see Ghana and Nigeria square off for the latest instalment of a historic rivalry. The ‘Jollof Derby’ transcends the socioeconomic relations between both nations for several decades, and the West African giants will…

Romelu Lukaku
March 1, 2022
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

The first domestic trophy of the English football season was handed out on Sunday as Liverpool edged Chelsea on penalties to win the 2021/22 Carabao Cup. The pulsating 120 minutes of football followed by 22 extraordinary penalties characterized the story of one of the most incredible football matches – a cup final classic at that…

Victor Osimhen and Luciano Spalletti
October 20, 2021
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

Napoli have so far been the surprise package in Serie A as Juventus have dropped off while they navigate a transitional period. Defending Champions Inter and neighbours AC Milan have kept things interesting in the race for the Scudetto but it is the Partenopei who have shown the most credentials.  Although AC Milan are unbeaten…

Harry Kane
October 13, 2021
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

Euro 2020 finalists England slugged to a 1-1 draw at home to Hungary in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, as the hosts remained within touching distance of a spot in the finals. However, the game was a difficult watch for the Wembley crowd who endured a lacklustre display from the Three Lions.  Gareth Southgate’s side…

Frank Onyeka
October 9, 2021
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

For the most part, Nigeria’s underwhelming display failed to deliver a spark in front of the home crowd. It was one of those nightmares fit for a selection of horror displays. The few, however, to leave their reputation unabashed after the Super Eagles’ lacklustre 1-0 defeat to the Central African Republic include Victor Osimhen, Ola…

Nigeria vs Liberia
September 4, 2021
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

Nigeria’s Super Eagles began their road to Qatar 2022 World Cup with a comfortable 2-0 win over Liberia in the Qualification series on Saturday evening. The perfect start was recorded at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, as Kelechi Iheanacho’s brace sealed the points on a sodden pitch after torrential rainfall. It was a dominant…

Jadon Sancho
August 15, 2021
Babajide Adewunmi-EverBlazin

Jadon Sancho has enjoyed a meteoric rise in his career at Borussia Dortmund in the space of four years since leaving England. The young English winger had a phenomenal stint in the Bundesliga delivering goals, assists, and breaking records whilst ensuring that his name is in the mix when talking about the most enterprising wingers…

Romelu Lukaku
August 13, 2021
Bolu Alabi-Hundeyin

One of the many blockbuster deals in the 2021 summer transfer window has been made official with Chelsea confirming the club-record £97.5m signing of Romelu Lukaku from Inter Milan.  The deal to bring back Lukaku almost exactly 10 years after he first joined, surpasses Neymar to become the most expensive player ever with a cumulative…

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