World Cup

Chelsea's attacker, Andre Schurrle, is set to complete his return to the Germany, as his agent, Ingo Haspel, confirmed a "verbal agreement" had been reached between the Stamford Bridge club and Wolfsburg. more

30 Jan 2015 00:00 Sport

Germany national coach, Joachim Low has been voted FIFA World Coach of the Year after guiding his side to World Cup glory in Brazil. more

14 Jan 2015 00:00 Sport

Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala is confident that her side will progress out of Group D in the preliminary stages of the 2015 FIFA Women World Cup in Canada. more

10 Dec 2014 00:00 Sport

Brazilian legend Pele - on Thursday - took to Twitter to announce to the world that he is not seriously ill. more

28 Nov 2014 00:00 Sport

Chelsea new boy Cesc Fabregas says he is 'enjoying his football the most" at the Stamford Bridge club. more

27 Nov 2014 00:00 Sport

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes is underwhelmed by the progress of the Old Trafford club under Louis van Gaal. more

7 Nov 2014 18:32 Sport

Former Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella believes Lionel Messi will eventually evolve into a play-making role in the future. more

20 Oct 2014 17:44 Sport

Former Nigerian international, Taribo West - now a Clergyman - believes the Nigerian national team needs better rear guards as the Super Eagles hope to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations. more

20 Oct 2014 17:42 Sport

Nigerian international Ogenyi Eddy Onazi has penned a two-year contract extension that would see him earn more at Lazio. more

24 Sep 2014 00:00 Sport

Miroslav Klose bows out after a successful 13-year spell with Germany more

13 Aug 2014 00:00 Sport

English professional referee, Howard Melton Webb has retired as a match referee, following his appointment as the technical director of the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL). more

7 Aug 2014 00:00 Sport

Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri - commonly known as Dunga, believes star man Neymar should be utilised as a false No.9 - if he is to be at his best for the national team. more

5 Aug 2014 00:00 Sport

Brazil international, Neymar, has hinted that he will return to action in Barcelona Joan Gamper Trophy pre-season clash against Leon more

31 Jul 2014 00:00 Sport

After losing the World Cup to Germany, Argentina captain Lionel Messi is indifferent about the Golden Ball award as he insisted winning the collective prize for his people was more valuable. more

14 Jul 2014 17:52 Sport

Coach Joachim Leow was vindicated on Sunday as the German football machines were crowned champions of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. more

14 Jul 2014 16:44 Sport

Do we say the Germans were so ruthless to have thrashed an incomplete Brazil squad rigorously? I'd rather say they were being fair on the host - as any other side, amongst the last four in this term's semi final, would have done same or almost. more

10 Jul 2014 00:00 Sport


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Former Spain international, Raul Gonzalez, believes Joachim Leow's Germany lack the Jurgen Klinsmann type of approach and killer instinct - which could help fire them to glory. more

8 Jul 2014 00:00 Sport

As Netherlands prepare to face Argentina in the World Cup semi final match on Wednesday, midfielder Wesley Sneijder has said on-form Arjen Robben is as important to the Oranje as Lionel Messi is to Argentina. more

8 Jul 2014 00:00 Sport

Following the second round clash of the FIFA World Cup between Nigeria and France on Monday which ended 2-0, Super Eagles midfielder John Mikel Obi has heaped praise on Les Blues and Juventus star Paul Pogba. more

3 Jul 2014 00:00 Sport