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Beniangba’s wonder goal helps Bayelsa United pip Sfaxien in Nigeria

Nigeria's Aiteo Cup Champions, Bayelsa United edged past Tunisian Cup Champions, CS Sfaxien in the first leg of the second preliminary round tie of the CAF Confederations Cup on Sunday. With thanks to Beniangba's delightful...

Odey nets fourth league goal in Randers’ win

Nigerian striker, Stephen Odey bagged his fourth league goal of the campaign in the Danish SuperLiga. It was the fifth league appearance for the former MFM forward whose goal helped Randers beat Odense away...

Amoo scores as Hammarby returns to winning ways

Nigerian midfield sensation, Akinkunmi Amoo scored Hammarby's winning goal on his return to the team's starting eleven, leading then to an important 1-0 win over AIK on Sunday. Coach Milos Milojevic, whose side are without...

CAFCL: Rivers United held to a 1-1 draw at home by Al Hilal

Rivers United will rue their lethargicness after their 1-1 draw against African giants and Sudanese side, Al Hilal on Sunday. The Pride of Rivers having conceded in the first half scored in the second period...
CAFC Enyimba snatches vital away victory in Senegal

CAFCC: Enyimba snatches vital away victory in Senegal

NPFL giants, Enyimba FC International are one leg into the next round of CAF Confederations Cup Qualifiers after snatching a late win against Senegalese club, Diambars FC on Saturday. In what was Finidi George's first...
Awoniyi scores again as Union Berlin humbles Wolfsburg

Awoniyi scores again as Union Berlin humbles Wolfsburg

Red hot Super Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi, bagged his sixth goal of this season to help Union Berlin sting Wolfsburg. The 2-0 win is Union Berlin's seventh league win of the season, and has now...
Dessers Reveals How Onuachu Was A BIG Headache To Him At Genk

Dessers Reveals How Onuachu Was A BIG Headache To Him At Genk

Cyriel Dessers has now gone on to reveal that he would most likely have stayed back at Genk had fellow Super Eagles striker Paul Onuachu left for a bigger club as widely predicted. Getting into...
Finidi George expresses Enyimba's readiness ahead of Diambars class

Finidi George expresses Enyimba’s readiness ahead of Diambars class

Enyimba coach, Finidi George, has expressed his side’s readiness ahead of this weekend’s CAF Confederation Cup clash against Senegalese outfit Diambars. The Peoples' Elephants will travel to Thies, in Senegal, for the first leg of...
CAF Releases Number Of Fans To Watch Rivers UnitedAl Hilal Clash

CAF Releases Number Of Fans To Watch Rivers United/Al Hilal Clash

Ahead of TotalEnergies Champions League tie involving Rivers United and Al Hilal FC, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved a total number of 10,560 fans to watch the first leg of the...
Ifeanyi Anaemena opens goal account in Saudi Arabia

Ifeanyi Anaemena opens goal account in Saudi Arabia

Former Enyimba and Rivers United defender, Ifeanyi Anaemena scored his first goal for his new Saudi Arabian side, Al Nahda, in their 1-1 draw at All Ahkdood on Tuesday. The Nigerian international who is known...
3sc claim slim win over Kwara Utd as Remo Stars pip Ottasolo FC

MATCHDAY ONE WRAP: 3sc claim slim win over Kwara Utd as Remo Stars pip...

Shooting Stars kickstart their title defense on a winning note with a 1-0 win over Kwara United. Both sides had their chances but failed to convert in the first 45 minutes. Oluyole Warriors started strong...
CAF upholds Rivers United's protest over Young Africans

CAF upholds Rivers United’s protest over Young Africans

Rivers United have had their protest against Young Africans of Tanzania upheld by Africa's apex football body, CAF. According to a press release by CAF, the continental body received a complaint from Rivers United Club...
2021 Dapo Abiodun Cup Draw

2021 Dapo Abiodun Cup Draw: Defending Champions 3SC draw Kwara Utd, Ogunbote to face...

Defending Champions of the Dapo Abiodun Preseason tournament, Shooting Stars sports club have been placed alongside NPFL side, Kwara United and two NNL sides, Gateway United and Ijebu United in Group A. Shooting Stars won...
Mbappe, Benzema on target as France beat Spain in Nations League final

Mbappe, Benzema on target as France beat Spain in Nations League final

Kylian Mbappe fired France to Nations League glory, netting the winner to complete a comeback from a goal down to beat Spain 2-1 in the final in Milan on Sunday. Mbappe struck with 10 minutes...
2021 Gov Dapo Abiodun Cup Draws hold on Monday, teams set to arrive

2021 Gov Dapo Abiodun Cup: Draws hold on Monday, teams set to arrive

The third edition of the Gov Dapo Abiodun preseason tournament is set to take centre stage in Ijebu-Ode, as teams set for arrival on Monday, 11th of October, 2021. Ijebu-Ode will be a host to...
Battle Royale As Italy Tackle Spain For Final Spot In UEFA Nations League

Battle Royale As Italy Tackle Spain For Final Spot In UEFA Nations League

The city of San Siro will literary be at a standstill as two football powerhouses, Italy and Spain come at loggerheads for a place in the final of the UEFA Nations League today (Wednesday).Luis...
CAF Approves Samson Siasia Stadium For Bayelsa United, CS Sfaxien Game

CAF Approves Samson Siasia Stadium For Bayelsa United vs CS Sfaxien Game

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved the Samson Siasia Stadium in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, for the first leg CAF Confederation Cup clash between Bayelsa United of Nigeria and CS Sfaxien of Tunisia. The...
Akpeyi helps Chiefs earn a point away at Amazulu

Akpeyi helps Kaizer Chiefs earn a point away at Amazulu

Kaizer Chiefs earned a vital point away from home against Amazulu thanks to the heroics of Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi in the sticks in the DSTV Premier League over the weekend. It was the...
Godswil Ekpolo, Tebo Franklin shine in Hacken win at Orebro

Godswil Ekpolo, Tebo Franklin shine in Hacken win at Orebro

Former Nasarawa United center back, Frank Tebo registered an assist to help Hacken snatch all three points at Orebro on Sunday afternoon in the Swedish Allsvenskan. The centre-back who started from the bench when he...
Taiwo Awoniyi Strikes twice to help Union Berlin maintain winning streak

Taiwo Awoniyi Strikes twice to help Union Berlin maintain winning streak

Super Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi was unsung in Union Berlin's comeback win at Mainz on Sunday. Two second-half goals from the Nigerian international secured an emphatic comeback win against his former employers, Mainz in one...
Akinkunmi Amoo set for action as Hammarby eyes vital victory away from home

Akinkunmi Amoo set for action as Hammarby eyes vital victory away from home

Nigerian winger, Akinkunmi Amoo is set to make Hammarby's starting XI on Sunday as the club eyes a vital away victory at IFK Norrkoping as the Allsvenkan enters matchday 22. The 19-year old was left...
Finidi expresses optimism ahead of clash with Diambars FC

CAFCC: Finidi expresses optimism ahead of clash with Diambars FC

Enyimba's new boss, Finidi George, has expressed optimism on the preparedness of his team ahead of their first leg, second round CAF Confederation Cup tie with Diambars of Senegal. The former Super Eagles midfielder for...
Gateway United Set To Resume Training Oct. 4

Gateway United Set To Resume Training Oct. 4

Players and officials of Gateway United will begin preparations for the 2021/2022 Nigeria National League campaign on Monday 4th of October, 2021. In a statement released by the club, the acting General Manager confirmed that...
Napoli will be back - Victor Osimhen

Osimhen Makes Assurances About Napoli After Spartak Moscow Loss

Super Eagles forward, Victor Osimhen, is confident that his Napoli side will be back after their Europa League loss to Spartak Moscow on Thursday. The former Lille striker came off the bench to score a...
Scoring Against PSG Was My Biggest Goal Of My Career - Moffi

Scoring Against PSG Was The Biggest Goal Of My Career – Moffi

Super Eagles striker, Terem Moffi has revealed that scoring against Paris Saint Germain (PSG) remains the biggest part of his football career.He made this known in an interview with BBC Africa, where he stated...
Omeruo Reveals Desires To Represent Nigeria At Olympic Games

Omeruo Reveals Desires To Represent Nigeria At Olympic Games

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo has revealed that he wants to compete at the Olympic Games with NigeriaThe Leganes star stated this in an interview with William Troost-Ekong’s YouTube channel on Monday.Recall that Omeruo...
UEFA cancels proceedings against Super League rebels

UEFA cancels proceedings against Super League rebels

European Football Governing Body, UEFA, have been forced to cancel the disciplinary action opened against the breakaway Super League rebels. This is after a Madrid court ruled that UEFA should not sanction the clubsides that...
Women's EURO 2022 Prize Money Increased

Women’s EURO 2022 Prize Money Has Been Increased

UEFA on Thursday have announced that its prize money for the Women's EURO 2022 has been doubled to €16 million (almost $19 million). "The 16 qualified teams will share a total of €16 million, double...
Moyes' West Ham Bundle Man United Out Of Carabao Cup

Moyes’ West Ham Bundle Man United Out Of Carabao Cup

After Sunday's dramatic loss to Manchester United at the London Stadium, West Ham got their revenge against the Red Devils as they knock them out of the Carabao Cup with a 1-nil win at...
Kick-off Date for NWFL 2021/2022 Reveled

Kick-off Date for NWFL 2021/2022 Revealed

Organizers of the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) have announced the date for the resumption of the 2021/2022 season of Nigeria's female topflight league, NWFL Premiership. The date was confirmed by the organizers during the...
Akinfenwa Is A Legend Of English Football - Guardiola

Akinfenwa Is A Legend Of English Football – Guardiola

Man City manager, Pep Guardiola has revealed that he's impressed with the performance of Adebayo Akinfenwa in Wycombe Wanderers' 6-1 loss to the Cityzens in the Carabao Cup.The Nigerian descent saw a header miss...
PSG Confirm Messi Has Knee Injury, Ruled Out Of Metz Clash

PSG Confirm Messi Has Knee Injury, Ruled Out Of Metz Clash

It appears Paris Saint-Germain boss, Mauricio Pochettino's decision to sub off Lionel Messi with 15 minutes to go in their game with Lyon was justified. According to a statement from PSG has confirmed that the...
Why I Subbed Lionel Messi In PSG Win Against Lyon - Pochettino

Why I Subbed Lionel Messi In PSG Win Against Lyon – Pochettino

Paris Saint-Germain head coach Mauricio Pochettino has revealed why took off Lionel Messi in Sunday's Ligue 1 game against Lyon. Messi was outstanding in the first half at the Parc des Princes but began to...
I'm Disappointed Genk Blocked My Summer Transfer Move - Onuachu

I’m Disappointed Genk Blocked My Summer Transfer Move – Onuachu

Super Eagles striker, Paul Onuachu has expressed anger over Genk's failure to allow him move to another club during the summer transfer window.The towering Nigeria centre-forward was linked with West Ham United last season...
PSG Leaves It Late To Snatch Winner Against Lyon

PSG Leaves It Late To Snatch Winner Against Lyon

 Paris Saint-Germain snatched a late winner from Lyon in Lionel Messi's debut at the Parc des Princes but it was another Argentine who emerged hero, Mauro Icardi. Just as envisaged, Olympique Lyon proved a hard...
Pochettino Expresses Worry Ahead Of Lyon Showdown

Pochettino Expresses Worry Ahead Of Lyon Showdown

Paris Saint-Germain face Lyon on Sunday night following a disappointing display in the UEFA Champions League opener on Thursday at Club Brugge.   Manager of the club, Mauricio Pochettino has expressed his worry ahead...
Spurs Fight For Draw At Rennes As Injury Depletes Team

Spurs Fight For Draw At Rennes As Injury Depletes Team

Tottenham Hotspurs came from behind to salvage a 2-2 draw at Rennes in the Europa Conference League opener on Thursday as their injury crisis deepens. Steven Bergwijn and Lucas Moura both limped out of the...
CR Belouizdad Will Turn Tie Around Against Akwa United - Beketi Karim

CR Belouizdad Will Turn Tie Around Against Akwa United – Beketi Karim

CR Belouizdad head coach Beketi Karim says he's confident his team will overturn the result against Akwa United in the second leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round in Algeria.Recall that Belouizdad lost...
Bayern Munich smashes RB Leipzig 4-1

Bayern Munich smashes RB Leipzig 4-1

Bayern Munich ran riot on RB Leipzig with a 4-1 victory on Saturday. Robert Lewandowski, Jamal Musiala, Leroy Sané and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting were on the score-sheet for the defending champions as they beat...

Osimhen To Miss Europa League Clash Against Leicester City

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen could miss Napoli's Europa League clash against Leicester City due to covid-19.The Nigerian international netted a goal in the Super Eagles' 2-1 win over Cape Verde in the 2022...

LIGUE 1: Nice And Marseille To Replay Abandoned August 22 Match

The LFP have ruled that the August 22 Mediterranean derby between Nice and Marseille be replayed on neutral ground and behind closed doors, goalballlive.com has learnt. Recall that Nice, the hosts, were leading by a...
NNL Super 8 Draws

NNL Super 8 Draws Have Been Revealed

Organizers of the NNL have released the draws and fixtures of the 2020/2021 Super Eight play-off slated to begin on Tuesday, 7th of September, till 9th of September 2021. The eight teams that qualified from...

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge Admits Haaland Is Unlikely To Stay In Bundesliga

German football legend and former Bayern Munich chief, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge believes it's unlikely to keep Borussia Dortmund ace scorer, Erling Braut Haaland in the Bundesliga for long. This implies that Rummenigge also rules out Bayern...

Mbappe Bags Brace as Messi Makes PSG Debut in Reims Win

In what could be one of his final matches for Paris Saint-Germain, Kylian Mbappe's brace  was enough for PSG to spank Reims, just as Lionel Messi made his long-awaited debut for the French giants. Mbappe...

Lionel Messi Set For PSG Debut Against Reims

Lionel Messi could be in line to make his Paris Saint Germain debut tonight against Reims as the French club revealed their travelling squad. Although fellow new boy Sergio Ramos is not yet deemed fit...

Robert Lewandowski Sets New Bayern Munich Goals Record

Bayern forward, Robert Lewandowski has set a new goalscoring record for Bayern Munich in consecutive matches; breaking a record set by the late Gerd Müller. For the sixteenth consecutive match, Lewandowski has scored for the...

PSG Rush After Haaland To Replace Mbappe Before Transfer Window Shuts

Kylian Mbappe looks set for a switch to Real Madrid and reports have emerged that PSG could look to sign Erling Haaland as a replacement. According to Marca on Thursday evening, Mbappe to Madrid was...
Aribo Score More Goals For Rangers

Gerrard Tips Aribo To Score More Goals For Rangers

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard believes Super Eagles midfielder, Joe Aribo has what it takes to score more goals for the team.He made this known after the Nigerian international impressive performance against Ross County at...
Brest 2-4 PSG Mbappe On Target

Brest 2-4 PSG: Mbappe On Target, Messi, Neymar Missing

Kylian Mbappe and Angel Di Maria both scored as Paris Saint-Germain won 4-2 away at Brest on Friday to make it three wins out of three this season in Ligue 1. Ander Herrera and Idrissa...

Should Super Eagles star Samuel Kalu retire from football?

The Super Eagles of Nigeria forward Samuel Kalu was in the news after he dropped to the ground in their French Ligue 1 game at the weekend. The silky striker was in action for Bordeaux...