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Williams sisters make it into Wimbledon semi-final

  An all-Williams final at the Wimbledon might just happen as for the first time since 2009 Five-time champion Venus Williams reached the Wimbledon semi-finals by defeating Kazakhstan’s Yaroslava Shvedova 7-6 (7-5) 6-3 in the quarter-final. while top seed Serena beat Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-4 6-4. In Thursday’s semis, Serena will play Russia’s Elena Vesnina and Venus will take on Germany’s Angelique Kerber. ...

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Ronaldo react to Messi quitting international career

Weeks after Lionel Messi quit his Argentine international career after failing to win a second successive Copa America final, having lost the previous one to Chile and also losing a penalty in the shoot-out against Chile, reactions have continued to trail his decision and the recent person to talk about it is Messi’s club and record breaker rival, Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real ...

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“I am not a criminal” -Neymar reacts to media reports

Barcelona forward, Neymar has reacted to claims over reportage of his legal cases by some media that he is a criminal. According to Neymar, “I have not done anything wrong. I’m not a criminal,” Neymar told Isto E. The football star is indisputably  the subject of legal cases in Spain and Brazil, with Neymar and his father accused of tax ...

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Super Eagles coach: Shortlisted names to be released on Friday

  The Nigerian Super Eagles will soon get a new coach as the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, announces that it will release the shortlist of candidates vying for the managerial position of the Super Eagles this week on Friday, July 8. Currently, Salisu Yusuf is the interim coach in charge of the Eagles after taking over from Sunday Oliseh who resigned from ...

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Wimbledon: Serena Williams advances as she set another Grand Slam record

  American tennis player and Wimbledon defending champion Serena Williams defeat Germany’s Annika Beck 6-3 6-0, to qualify for the Wimbledon fourth round and extended her Grand Slam victory matches to 300 yesterday, Sunday. Serena Williams reached the milestone after breezing through Annika Beck without breaking a sweat. The win place her in second position, above Chris Evert and have only Martina Navratilova’s record ...

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Chelsea officially signs Michy Batshuayi

The Belgium international and Marseille striker Michy Batshuayi becomes Antonio Conte’s first signing as manager at Stamford Bridge having previously been linked with Tottenham, Juventus and West Ham on a five year contract worth €40 million. As Goal reported, Batshuayi underwent his medical in Bordeaux last week and will report for pre-season following a short break in the aftermath of ...

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Wales make history after defeating Belgium at the Euro 2016

Wales made history yesterday night after defeating Belgium 3-1 to qualify for the semi-final stage of the 2016 European Championship in France. The Wales team who have pulled a surprise performance at the tournament came from behind to win a star studded second ranked best team in the world, Belgium. Wales will now play in their first major semi-final in ...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic finally signs Manchester United deal

  34-year-old striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic have finally completed his move to Manchester United. Ibrahimovic who announced that he will be moving to the English Premier League side some days ago passed his medical at United’s Carrington training complex yesterday, Friday. Ibrahimovic becomes Mourinho’s second signing of the summer following the arrival of defender Eric Bailly from Villarreal. “I am absolutely delighted ...

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Man City sign Spanish striker Nolito

Manchester City have announced the signing of Nolito from Celta Vigo. City were able to secure the deal for the 29-year-old Spain international forward after triggering his £13.8m release clause with the La Liga club. Nolito has finalised his reunion with his old Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola at the Etihad Stadium following Spain’s exit from Euro 2016 at the hands of ...

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