When the whole world looked at Ghana.

Ghana is a nation whose citizens are football-loving fans. Take a cursory stroll on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon when a football match is being televised live and you will hardly see any male around. If the game being played is about any Ghanaian National Team, you might not even meet a single soul during…

UEFA Champions League Goals Stats

After Matchday three of the 2019/20 UEFA Champions League, all 32 teams in the group stage, with the exception of Galatasaray, have found the back of the net. Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City, and Bayern Munich are the only teams to have won each of their three group stage games and each lead their nearest competitors…

La Liga asks to move Clasico to Madrid amid Catalonia unrest.

La Liga has proposed moving theĀ  El Clasico between Real Madrid and Barcelona on October 26 from the Camp Nou to the Santiago Bernabeu amid the political unrest in Catalonia. Nine political leaders from Catalonia were given prison sentences ranging from nine to 13 years on Monday for their roles in the region’s 2017 referendum…

Messi: I wanted to leave Barcelona

Lionel Messi has admitted he wanted to leave Barcelona in order to get out of Spain after authorities investigated him for tax fraud. The Argentine and his father were found guilty of evading tax on income from image rights by a Catalonian court in 2016 and were sentenced to 21 months in prison, although this…

I have a good relationship with Neuer-Ter Stegen.

F.C Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen insists he has a “good and professional relationship” with his German compatriot, Manuel Neuer. A public quarrel that included the likes of Bayern Munich chairman Uli Hoeness and DFB director Oliver Bierhoff erupted last month, concerning the stakes of Ter Stegen and Manuel Neuer to being Germany’s number one….

Pogba dropped from France squad as Kante, Mbappe return.

Kylian Mbappe, N’Golo Kante, Presnel Kimpembe and Steve Mandanda have been recalled to France’s squad for their Euro 2020 qualifiers against Iceland and Turkey, but Paul Pogba is out through injury. After missing last month’s matches against Albania and Andorra due to a hamstring injury, Mbappe has returned to action with two substitute appearances for…

Messi’s commitment to Barcelona on one condition

Lionel Messi wants to remain at Barcelona so long as the club can satisfy his hunger for trophies. Barcelona captain Messi is in his 16th season as a first-team player at Camp Nou, having made his LaLiga debut in October 2004. The 32-year-old signed a fresh four-year contract in 2017 but the agreement was recently…

Balotelli will succeed at Brescia- De Jong

Mario Balotelli can be a real success for his hometown club, according to former team-mate Nigel de Jong. The controversial former Inter, Manchester City, Liverpool, AC Milan and Nice striker returned to Italy in August, signing a “multi-year” contract with the newly-promoted Serie A side. Balotelli, 29, spent much of his childhood in the Brescia…