• See top 10 highest paid Premier League Player, Pogba earns more than Wayne Rooney

    See top 10 highest paid Premier League Player, Pogba earns more than Wayne Rooney

    Paul Pogba is now the highest-paid player in the English Premier League, after his world-record move to Manchester United. The 23-year-old midfielder, who has signed a five-year deal with the Old Trafford outfit, will earn £290,000 a week.

    It is a huge jump from £65,000 a week his agent, Mino Raiola, demanded from the club in 2012, before he left for Juventus. At that time, Sir Alex Ferguson was alarmed by such demands for a young player, who only made seven first-team […]

  • Nigeria’s Quadri now highest ranked player in Commonwealth

    Nigeria’s Quadri now highest ranked player in Commonwealth

    For the first time in the history of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF), Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri has become the first African to top the ranking list of players in the Commonwealth.

    In the ranking list released by the Technical Committee of the Commonwealth Table Tennis Federation (CTTF), Quadri who has been playing second fiddle to players from Singapore became the highest rated player among players from the Commonwealth nations.

    Among the 277 players listed in the ranking, Quadri garnered 2385 points […]

  • Alexis Sanchez named Copa America Centanario’s Best Player

    Alexis Sanchez named Copa America Centanario’s Best Player

    Arsenal’s forward, Alexis Sanchez, has been crowned the best player at the just concluded Copa America Centenario, after helping his country retain the trophy.

    Chile made it back-to-back wins in the competition, after overcoming Argentina 4-2 on penalties on Sunday. The game ended goalless after 120 minutes.

    Alexis received the Golden Ball award at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, following his fine performances in the USA. He scored three goals and provided four assists.

    Chile captain and goalkeeper, Claudio Bravo, took the […]

  • Plateau United player dies in car accident 6 days to his wedding … photo

    Plateau United player dies in car accident 6 days to his wedding … photo

    A Plateau United player, Sabole Shehu died in a fatal accident along Kaduna expressway on Sunday May 22nd, exactly six days to his wedding which was scheduled for this Saturday May 28th.

    According to Plateau United media officer, Albert Dakup Shehu was excused from Sunday’s game against Kano Pillars to go and prepare for his wedding ceremony and was on his way to meet his parents when the accident that claimed his life occurred. May his soul rest in peace, Amen.