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Rose in contention to face Dortmund as Pochettino denies 'problems' with defender

The full-back was left out of the defeat to Arsenal but his manager is happy to bring him back to face BVB Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is ready to bring Danny Rose back into the squad to face Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday. The full-back, who criticised Spurs’ transfer and wage policy…



Moreno vows to arrive to World Cup in top form despite lack of minutes

The Mexico center back has seen very few club minutes since a summer transfer to Serie A but insists he’ll be ready to help El Tri Mexico center back Hector Moreno wishes he were getting more playing time at Roma but insists the summer move to Serie A won’t stop him from being at his…



Borussia Dortmund vs Tottenham: TV channel, stream, kick-off time, odds & match preview

Spurs have already qualified for the Champions League knockout stage and will hope to tighten their grip on top spot in the group in Germany Borussia Dortmund will be looking to put an end to their woeful recent form when they take on Tottenham in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Spurs have already qualified…



Crouch sets all-time Premier League substitute appearances record

The Stoke City striker made some history against Brighton & Hove Albion on Monday evening Peter Crouch has set a Premier League record for the most career substitute appearances. The Stoke City striker entered in the 73th minute of Monday night’s match against Brighton & Hove Albion, replacing Xherdan Shaqiri for his 143rd career Premier League appearance…



Schalke chairman confirms interest in re-signing Ozil

The midfielder made his professional debut at the Bundesliga side, who are eager to bring him back to the club in the future Schalke chairman Clemens Tonnies is hoping Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil will return to the club in the future. The Germany international’s contract at the Emirates Stadium expires next summer and his future…



Brighton and Hove Albion 2 Stoke City 2: Gross, Izquierdo extend home unbeaten run

Brighton and Hove Albion remain unbeaten at home since the first game of the season after they battled to a 2-2 draw with Stoke City. Goals from Pascal Gross and Jose Izquierdo helped Brighton and Hove Albion come from behind twice to secure a 2-2 draw with Stoke City, ensuring they remain unbeaten at the…



Stonebwoy wades into Shatta Wale-Wizkid 'superstar' controversy

Award-winning dance hall artiste, Livingstone Etse Satekla popularly known in the world of showbiz as Stonebwoy has joined in on the controversy involving Shatta Wale and Wizkid over the ‘superstar’ tag. Speaking as the celebrity radio talk show host on Koforidua-based Bryt FM, the “People Dey” hit maker while responding to a question asked by…



Who do Nigeria fans want in goal at the World Cup?

With Carl Ikeme out of action, who do Super Eagles supporters want to see start between the sticks in Russia? COMMENT  Nigeria fans want Vincent Enyeama back between the sticks for the World Cup, with the Super Eagles centurion overwhelmingly winning a recent Goal poll. The LOSC Lille stopper received 61 percent of the votes…



Abdu Maikaba desires to spot talents for Super Eagles

The new Eaglets handler has explained the motivation behind him taking up the assignment despite admitting its difficulties Newly appointed Nigeria U17 coach Abdu Maikaba has hinted that his major motivation for accepting the job is his desire to work with young players that will steadily progress to the Super Eagles in the near future….



Benzema knows he can give more – Zidane

The Frenchman has scored just twice for his club all season but he knows more is expected of him, according to his coach Zinedine Zidane is adamant Karim Benzema knows he is under-performing for Real Madrid and he hopes the striker can rediscover his cool in front of goal as soon as possible. Benzema has…



Ronaldo set to break another Champions League scoring record

The Real Madrid attacker is set to become the first player to ever score 17 goals in a single year in Europe’s biggest club competition Cristiano Ronaldo is set to break another Champions League record, with the Real Madrid forward needing just one more goal to better his own previous best tally of 16 goals…



Babaganaru defends Yobe Desert Stars massive recruitment

The handler of the Damaturu side has given reasons why they have decided to sign over 20 new players in their debut season in the topflight. Yobe Desert Stars coach Mohammed Babaganaru says the newly promoted Nigeria Professional Football League side went on a massive recruitment of players to enable them measure up with other elite…



Levante manager praises Shaq Moore for impressive La Liga debut

The 21-year-old American defender impressed in his La Liga debut, generating praise from his manager after Sunday’s win against Las Palmas American defender Shaq Moore’s La Liga debut went about as well as he could have hoped. More helped Levante post a shutout in a big 2-0 road win against Las Palmas, and generated plenty…



Peter Schmeichel includes no Manchester United players in FIFA 18 best XI

The Danish goalkeeper picked just one Red Devil in his squad, with Antonio Valencia on the bench, and has chosen two Man City players Goalkeeping legend Peter Schmeichel has named his featured squad for FIFA 18, but has no place for any Manchester United player in his starting XI. Right-back Antonio Valencia is the only…



I've fulfilled my dreams already – Klopp has no plans to coach Barcelona

The Liverpool manager is happy in his current position at Anfield, and does not expect Philippe Coutinho to move to Camp Nou either Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he is not interested in the prospect of joining Barcelona as he has already fulfilled his dreams in his career. The 50-year-old was linked as a possible…



Olorunleke Ojo keen to make Nigeria squad for CHAN 2018

The Akwa United goalkeeper was instrumental in his side’s Federation Cup triumph and is confident he will carry same form, if picked to Morocco Olorunleke Ojo is hoping he will be included in Nigeria’s African Nation’s Championship squad. The 22-year-old has been in stunning form for Akwa United since joining from Sunshine Stars, with 13…



Klopp predicts Matip will be ready to face Chelsea

The Reds will be without the defender for the midweek tie with Sevilla, but should have him back for their Premier League clash against the Blues Jurgen Klopp thinks Liverpool centre-back Joel Matip could recover from a knock in time for Saturday’s clash with Chelsea, while Adam Lallana is nearing a return from his thigh…



Bosz confirms Aubameyang will face Tottenham after club ban

Borussia Dortmund will have their star striker back from his club-imposed suspension for the visit of the Premier League club on Tuesday Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will return from a club-imposed suspension for Borussia Dortmund’s crucial Champions League clash with Tottenham on Tuesday, coach Peter Bosz has confirmed. Dortmund did not elaborate on the reasons why Aubameyang…



Top facts you are to know about stub networks

If you are interested in various networks, or how the Internet works, you have probably come across the term ‘stub network’. But what is a stub network? How does it work? Today, we will try our best to explain what this term means. Check it out! What is stub network? So what does ‘stub network’…



Champions League last 16: Which teams have qualified & when is the draw?

With Europe’s premier club competition nearing the knock-out stage, Goal brings you everything you need to know ahead of the draw Matchday five of the 2017-18 Champions League is set to get under way and we already know some of the teams who will progress from the group stage. However, there are still a number…



11 important things you should know about NYSC certificate in Nigeria

Most Nigerians dream about acquiring the NYSC certificate. The NYSC stands for National Youth Service Corps – a Nigerian organization started by the government in attempts to involve younger people into national service. Is the certificate as important as it sounds? Find out about the main advantages and disadvantages of NYSC certificate for Nigerian youths…



Monterrey seals top spot, Club America lacking: Five Things from Liga MX's final weekend

Rayados ended their slump to secure the superlider spot, while America finished third but failed to impress. Goal reviews Jornada 17 Everything is ready for the “big party” as many in Mexico call the Liguilla. We know the invitees, with Cruz Azul and Atlas booking their place on the final weekend, and we also know…



Can you afford studying at one of Ogun State's private universities?

In case you did not know, there are lots of private universities in Nigeria. Many of them are located in Ogun State. Today, we are going to tell you all about the private universities in Ogun State and their fees, so that you know what you can expect. Check out our list of private universities…



EXTRA TIME: Juventus’ Benatia launches foundation to support the poor

16:29 ShareClose Comments Getty Images The 30-year-old flagged off his organisation to help young people get access to fair medical care and treatment Juventus defender Medhi Benatia has announced the launch of the Medhi Benatia Foundation to help children get equitable medical attention. The former Bayern Munich centre-back who has made three appearances in the Italian top-flight…



Story of Herber Macaulay – Remembering heroes of our homeland and honoring their memory

The nationalist movement is what transforms citizens living in one territory into a cohesive family with common history and cultural values. Despite the fact that Nigeria has many tribes and ethnic groups, the people have managed to preserve their unity and made their country one of the giants of Africa. The achievement of Nigeria’s independence…