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'He conned the referee' – Crystal Palace’s Dann accuses Everton's Niasse of diving

The Eagles skipper said the 27-year-old fooled Anthony Taylor to win a penalty for the Toffees’ equaliser at Selhurst Park Crystal Palace defender Scott Dann has accused Everton striker Oumar Niasse of diving in Saturday’s English Premier League encounter. With the hosts a goal up, the Senegal international went down in the box under the…



Useful tips for natural treatment of pelvic inflammatory disease

Pelvic inflammatory disease is a common problem for women (more than half of the patients who visit gynecologist are suffering from PID); it is an infection of the fallopian tubes, which results in an inflammation that could affect the ovaries. The pus formed as a result of the inflammation destroys the ovaries and causes severe…



Americans Abroad: McKennie stands out for Schalke

The teenager put in a confident performance against Hamburg, contributing to build-up play and popping up in the right places Most teenagers thrown into the fire of high-level professional soccer are works in progress. Weston McKennie is no exception. While he made headlines in the United States for earning a place in Bundesliga side Schalke’s starting…



Wife of former PDP chairman's son is not guilty, not yet by George Onmonya Daniel (opinion)

Editor’s note: Over the weekend Nigerians read the shocking story of how Bilyamin Bello, the son of former PDP chairman was allegedly stabbed to death by his wife, Maryam Sanda the daughter of former Aso Savings Bank boss. George Onmonya Daniel in this piece says Maryam is not yet guilty until proper investigations are carried…



Peru star returns to Sao Paulo two days late after wild World Cup celebrations!

The playmaker was absent for both Friday and Saturday training after the euphoria of making Russia, but he found his club in a forgiving mood Peru star Christian Cueva was left with some explaining to do after going AWOL for two days following his nation’s historic World Cup qualification.  Sao Paulo playmaker Cueva was a…



WWE Survivor Series | Overview and results

WWE Survivor Series is the classic annual PPV show, which is a part of the big four PPV. The main difference between this legendary PPV show and others is its traditional Survivor Series duel, where teams of five fight for elimination. History remembers cases where the last survivors in the team brought the final victory…



Dortmund send scouts to watch Man Utd target Lautaro Martinez

The 20-year-old is one of the Primera’s hottest prospects and an outside bet to make Argentina’s World Cup squad – and BVB are his latest suitors Borussia Dortmund scouts were at the Bombonera on Sunday to watch a glittering display from Racing Club’s wonderkid Lautaro Martinez, claims the star’s father.  Martinez, 20, has been linked…



Scholarships in South Africa and how to get them

South Africa is a desirable destination for many international students that want to study abroad, especially the ones from Africa. For that reason, we have prepared some international scholarships that will allow you to study in South Africa. In addition to that, we will tell you how you can increase your chances of getting one…



Who is Sven Mislintat? The new Arsenal scout who discovered Aubameyang, Dembele & Lewandowski

The 45-year-old is regarded by many as the best talent scout in the world after an incredible number of discoveries during his time at Dortmund As has become custom around Signal Iduna Park, the summer transfer window was a fraught time for Borussia Dortmund as they attempted to fend off suitors for some of their…



7 successful entrepreneurs in Nigeria and their inspiring stories

The success stories of the richest people in the world are not always simple; if you study most of them carefully, you will understand that success and recognition come only as a result of painstaking work. It may seem that businessmen are lucky in life, they are talented and lucky in business development, however, even…



Storm in a tea cup – Arsenal's Ozil tweet shows up wider social media issues

The Gunners social media team have received a backlash from a number of journalists after an innocuous-looking tweet – but is it fair? One tweet, a wink emoji and a GIF of Mesut Ozil drinking tea was enough to send Twitter into meltdown after Arsenal’s north London derby win over Tottenham on Saturday. The Gunners…



Interesting information about Odunlade Adekola's children

Every lover of Yoruba movies knows the name of one of the most prominent actors in the industry – Odunlade Adekola. His work is the purest embodiment of Nollywood. He is successful mainly due to his talent and creativity. But he is not just about acting, he is also a happy family man. From this…



Berizzo looking to ex-Liverpool man Aspas to provide lessons for Sevilla

Facing Iago Aspas may be prove a key learning curve for Sevilla ahead of their Champions League match with Liverpool, says Eduardo Berizzo. Sevilla coach Eduardo Berizzo is hopeful former Liverpool forward Iago Aspas will have taught his side plenty of lessons ahead of facing the Reds’ frighteningly quick attack in Tuesday’s crunch Champions League clash….



Arsenal appoint ace Dortmund scout Mislintat as head of recruitment

The 45-year-old has been credited for unearthing some of the German side’s most highly-prized talents over his 10 years at the club Arsenal have confirmed the appointment of Borussia Dortmund scout Sven Mislintat as the club’s head of recruitment. The 45-year-old joins after spending 10 years at Dortmund, where he is credited with discovering the likes…



Obiano’s victory end to impunity, imposition in Anambra state – PDP senator

– The just concluded Anambra governorship election is still generating reactions across the country – Senator Stella Oduah has added her voice to those commenting on the electoral exercise – She congratulated Governor Willie Obiano for his victory in the polls Senator Stella Oduah has described the victory of Governor Willie Obiano of the All…



Aubameyang back for Dortmund for Champions League tie with Tottenham

The striker had been suspended for the Bundesliga defeat by Stuttgart, but is available again to under-fire coach Peter Bosz Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has returned to Borussia Dortmund’s squad ahead of the Champions League match against Tottenham Hotspur. Dortmund had suspended the striker for the Bundesliga game on Friday against VfB Stuttgart after he arrived too…



EXTRA TIME: Watch Sipho Mbule's stunning goal against TP Mazembe

The teenager unleashed this cracker that could win the tie for SuperSport United over two legs. Who said South Africa doesn’t have talent? Of all people, this youngster stood up and did the business for SuperSport United away from home against African giants TP Mazembe. What a time to make your mark! Let’s see Mbule…



Mangala ready to pounce, but realistic on Man City playing time

With John Stones injured against Leicester, the French defender is determined to take his chance should it arrive Eliaquim Mangala insists his latest first-team opportunity at Manchester City is not complicated by recently being the unwanted man at the Etihad Stadium. Mangala became one of the most expensive defenders in football history when he joined…



Wing role will make Rashford the 'full package' for Man Utd – Cole

The England international sees himself as a central striker in the future, but is being backed to benefit from being asked to play out wide for now Marcus Rashford will become “the full package” for Manchester United after being forced to learn on the wing, says Andy Cole. The 20-year-old forward sees himself as a…



Mendy injury forces me to pick either Aguero or Jesus – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola feels Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Aguero both deserve to play but Benjamin Mendy’s injury complicates matters at Manchester City. Choosing between Gabriel Jesus and Sergio Aguero is Pep Guardiola’s toughest decision at present, but the Man City boss says both star strikers will have to get used to spending time on the bench. Aguero…



MLS Spotlight: Ex-Arsenal defender Senderos capitalizing on Houston Dynamo gamble

The Swiss center back may have played just two regular season games, but he’s been key in a surprising run to the Western Conference final Given the circumstances, few people would have been surprised if Philippe Senderos had settled into a nice rotation role with the Houston Dynamo. The former Arsenal defender had been out…



Revealed: Mimiko asked Jonathan to prosecute Buhari for “certificate forgery”, disqualify him from contesting 2015 election

– Former Ondo state governor, Olusegun Mimiko, allegedly wanted Goodluck Jonathan to prosecute and disqualify Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 presidential election – He allegedly wanted the then candidate prosecuted for “certificate forgery” – Mohammed Bello Adoke, former attorney general of the federation was said to have argued against such action – Consequently, Adoke, was said…



Do Man City need to sign a defender in January? Demichelis suggests not

The former Blues star sees no reason for the club to dip into the winter market despite seeing John Stones and Vincent Kompany suffer fitness issues Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has no need to sign a new defender in January, says Martin Demichelis. Plans for the winter window are in the process of being…



Newcastle United's Benitez eases Ghana off Atsu injury problem

The Magpies gaffer has taken the blame off the Black Stars after the winger was sent to the club early from international duty Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has opted against blaming Ghana for Christian Atsu’s injury. The 25-year-old was not available for their 4-1 defeat to Manchester United on Saturday after he was sent…



Premier League most assists 2017-18: Man City stars dominant

Who will finish the season as the best playmaker in the English top flight? Goal brings you the latest in the race for most goals created Unsurprisingly given their position at the top of the table, Manchester City are dominating this season’s Premier League assists chart. Pep Guardiola’s side is littered with creative talent and Kevin…