FIFA, CAF send observers for NFF board election

The Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) has named Messrs Luca Piazza and Solomon Mudege as its observers to Thursday’s elections into the Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) 2018-2022. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mudege is FIFA’s Senior Manager for Development Programmes (Africa), while Piazza is a senior official in the FIFA President’s office. A […]

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Club won’t sell Anthony Martial because of profits to Monaco

Jose Mourinho has handed the forward just 60 minutes of game time this season, with Chelsea, Tottenham and Inter Milan all keen MANCHESTER UNITED are flat-out refusing to sell outcast Anthony Martial because they would owe 50 per cent of the profits to Monaco. Old Trafford chief Jose Mourinho has played the Frenchman for just 60 minutes in all competitions […]

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Mourinho defend Rashford on playing time

Portuguese boss pulled out a piece of paper and reeled off a string of stats over the minutes he has played JOSE MOURINHO has blasted TV pundits and accused them of being obsessed with him. Mourinho launched his five minute attack after being angered at accusations that he does not give Marcus Rashford enough games. Rashford had scored for the […]


Diego Maradona opens up on cocaine hell

Argentina legend has taken on job in part of Mexico known for drug cartel activities but insists he is over his “sickness” which lasted 14 years DIEGO MARADONA has opened up on the cocaine hell he lived for 14 years as he was unveiled as the new manager of Mexican side Dorados. The 57-year-old has struggled with drug addiction and […]