Football

Iheanacho, Vardy partnership excites Shakespeare

Leicester City boss, Craig Shakespeare, has insisted that new signing Kelechi Iheanacho, could be a perfect strike partner for fellow front man, Jamie Vardy. The Foxes recently completed a £25m deal with Manchester City for the striker's signature, leaving Iheanacho to provide an assist for Vardy during his first friendly appearance for the club against… Continue reading Iheanacho, Vardy partnership excites Shakespeare

Football

Arsenal win Community Shield on penalties

Alvaro Morata missed a penalty on his Chelsea debut as Arsenal won an uncharacteristically feisty Community Shield in a shootout at Wembley, BBC Sport reports. Record signing Morata – a late substitute – dragged a poor effort wide moments after goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois had blazed over in a first use of a new penalty shootout… Continue reading Arsenal win Community Shield on penalties

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NFF BANS REFREES

The Nigeria Football Federation Disciplinary Committee has banned two referees and a match commissioner for a year each. The committee led by Musa Amadu in a statement on Thursday said centre referee Muntaka Abubakar from Nasarawa State, assistant referee Dahiru Usman and match commissioner Mohammed Nazah were found guilty of misconduct in the cancellation of… Continue reading NFF BANS REFREES

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Rakitic replaces Neymar on official poster for Joan Gamper Trophy

During his time at the club Neymar has been one of the club's biggest advertising sources. The Brazilian appeared in the majority of Barcelona's promotions, with the club aware of his impact around the world. But, even though his transfer is not yet official, the club no longer count on him. The same day that… Continue reading Rakitic replaces Neymar on official poster for Joan Gamper Trophy

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Jose Mourinho gives ultimatum to Chelsea over Nemanja Matic transfer

Jose Mourinho has told Chelsea that he wants to know whether a deal for Nemanja Matic is possible within the next 48 hours, according to reports. The Manchester United manager is growing frustrated over United’s stagnant progress with transfers and ideally wants his key signings in place before the team travel to Los Angeles for… Continue reading Jose Mourinho gives ultimatum to Chelsea over Nemanja Matic transfer

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​How Antonio Conte’s Chelsea could lineup for the 2017/18 campaign

It’s that time of the year where Chelsea are linked with virtually every two-legged mammal on the planet. The days of endless links to Hulk and Radamel Falcao are a thing of the past, with the latter (finally) arriving at Stamford Bridge, and failing to replicate the standard of performances he put in elsewhere. We… Continue reading ​How Antonio Conte’s Chelsea could lineup for the 2017/18 campaign

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Chelsea FC: The Young Generation

​As the dust settles on another successful season for our Academy, the official Chelsea website sat down with Under-18s manager Jody Morris to reflect on a campaign in which his side lifted three pieces of silverware, including a fourth consecutive FA Youth Cup and a maiden national league title. The first league and cup double… Continue reading Chelsea FC: The Young Generation

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Why Antonio Conte’s tenacity may become a problem for Chelsea

​The Italian’s forceful personality has revived fortunes but his abrupt departure from Juventus in 2014 should serve as a warning to Roman Abramovich That Antonio Conte should prove as canny and unbending an operator away from the dugout as he is in it should not come as a surprise. That applies especially to those who… Continue reading Why Antonio Conte’s tenacity may become a problem for Chelsea

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Former Newcastle Star Passes Away

Former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote, 30, has died after collapsing during training in China, a spokesman for the player has announced. In his seven years at United the Ivory Coast player made over 150 appearances, including three last season. He joined Chinese second-tier side Beijing Enterprises in February. "It is with deep sadness I… Continue reading Former Newcastle Star Passes Away