• Mutiu Adepoju joins Raul, Xavi, David Villa as La Liga Ambassador

    Mutiu Adepoju joins Raul, Xavi, David Villa as La Liga Ambassador

    Former Nigeria skipper Mutiu Adepoju was Tuesday honoured as a La Liga Ambassador alongside top stars like Frederic Kanoute, Puyol, Xavi and Raul at an elaborate ceremony in Madrid, Spain.

    Adepoju, 45, is already the country manager of La Liga in Nigeria.

    The La Liga Ambassadors are expected to represent and enhance the visibility of the top-tier Spanish league in their various localities.

    “It is a good one that La Liga is honouring me among other top players who have played in that […]

  • Man City’s Silva enjoys career under Guardiola

    Man City’s Silva enjoys career under Guardiola

    David Silva is loving life under Pep Guardiola and believes Manchester City’s early season form is a result of the freedom the Catalan affords the team.

    Silva has been playing in a slightly deeper role since Guardiola replaced Manuel Pellegrini as the man in charge at the Etihad Stadium, with City having won 10 and drawn one of their 11 competitive matches this season.

    The Spain international has been impressive in the early stages of Guardiola’s tenure and he says he is […]

  • Messi the best of all time, claims David Villa

    Messi the best of all time, claims David Villa

    La Pulga, a five-time Ballon d’Or winner with a total of 30 trophies in his cabinet, is the greatest to play the game, according to Villa.

    “Lionel Messi is the best”. That is the view of former Barcelona team-mate David Villa.

    Messi is often compared to past greats Pele and Diego Maradona amid the five-time Ballon d’Or winner’s ongoing battle with Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo for modern day supremacy.

    Barcelona’s all-time leading goalscorer has collected 28 trophies during his career at Camp […]