Chelsea boss, Frank Lampard has condemned reports suggesting that his defender, Antonio Rudiger was racially abused by Tottenham fans during Sunday's encounter, admitting he would support his players walking off if subjected to a future racism storm.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has renamed Onikan Stadium after first Military Administrator of Lagos State, Brigadier Mobolaji Olufunso Johnson.
Nigerian professional, Victor Moses has agreed to personal terms with Inter Milan ahead of a proposed loan move and a reunion with former boss Antonio Conte.
Chelsea Football Club have perfected plans to sign Lyon striker Moussa Dembele this January.
Despite Real Madrid's evident problem with scoring goals, Zinedine Zidane says there is no need for the club to sign another striker in January. Marca.com reports that Los Blancos have scored just one goal in their last three games and drew another blank against Athletic Club on Sunday night. Although pundits have blamed the situation on the absent of a clinical finisher, Zidane says there is no pressure on the club to hurriedly sign a new striker.
Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta has praised his side's never-say-die spirit after they twice fought back from behind to claim a dramatic 2-2 draw against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge despite having David Luiz sent off in the first half. Luiz was shown a straight red card when he brought down Tammy Abraham following an under-hit backpass from Shkodran Mustafi, with Jorginho converting the resulting penalty.
Manchester United and Chelsea may be frustrated in their attempts to sign Edinson Cavani from Paris Saint Germain this January, with the player’s father Luis stating he wants his son to sign for Atletico Madrid. With Cavani’s contract running down with the Ligue 1 giants this summmer, there are growing questions on where his next move will be. The prolific striker is attracting plenty of interest from a number of clubs in the January transfer window.
English giant, Tottenham Hotspur are looking to strengthen their side and that has led them to consider a move that would see Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale return to the north London club. According to Marca.com, the Welshman has featured sparsely this season, mostly due to injuries, and Los Blancos could be tempted into selling the forward for the right price.
Popular Boxing Expert and Columnist, Carl Forch has urged heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to bring back the 'aggression' that characterize his boxing to reassert his dominance in the division.
Roger Federer has withdrawn from the ATP Cup, a new team competition to be held in Australia in January, citing "family reasons".
Heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua insists a "curveball" offer could tempt Deontay Wilder into a dream undisputed heavyweight championship fight, and has revealed he has held meetings to discuss how to set it up. WBC champion Wilder will face Tyson Fury in a rematch on February 22 while Joshua will defend his newly-regained IBF, WBA and WBO titles against either Kubrat Pulev or Oleksandr Usyk, whose representatives he met for negotiations last week.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has written to boxer Bash Ali to desist from peddling false claims about a non-existent approval from the office of the Minister to embark on a world fight.
Nigerian-born British IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua has boasted that he would knock out WBC Champion, Deontay Wilder before round 7, if they eventually agree on a unification bout.
Russia has been banned from all major sporting events for four years by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) as punishment for a string of state-sponsored, doping-related offences and the country’s repeated brazen efforts to mislead authorities.
At least 150 Ladies are set to take part in The 2019 Nigeria Ladies Open Golf Championship is set to commence Wednesday, with at least 150 participants, at the IBB International Golf and Country Club in Abuja.