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INSPIRING: TEENAGE WORLD CUP SENSATION KYLIAN MPAPPE GIFTS $500,000 TO CHARITY

Though Kylian Mbappé was already turning heads and lighting up the pitch at Parc des Princes, the 19-year-old has shot into the national limelight after this summer’s 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament, winning over football and non-football fans alike. Having helped led Les Bleus to their second World Cup victory, along with being named …

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RUSSIA 2018: FRANCE EDGE OUT CROATIA TO WIN SECOND WORLD CUP TITLE

Twenty years after winning their first World Cup title, France added a second. Les Bleus defeated Croatia, 4-2, in a wild affair Sunday that saw its share of controversial calls, a Mario Mandzukic own goal, intermittent thunder and lightning, a pitch invasion in the second half and an unthinkable gaffe …

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GRAEME SOUNESS TEARS INTO JESSE LINGARD & DELE ALLI AFTER CROATIA

Croatia beat England in extra-time in the semi-final in Moscow on Wednesday Kieran Trippier opened for England, while a second half Ivan Perisic goal brought Croatia level. Mario Mandzukic won the match in the 109th minute. Souness, the former Liverpool and Scotland midfielder, had some choice words for Man United’s …

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OFFICIAL: ARSENAL SEAL LUCAS TORREIRA MOVE

Arsenal have this afternoon officially announced that Lucas Torreira has signed for the Gunners. The fee is believed to be in the region of £22 million. Torreira is still only young but he has already shown he has all the ability he needs to develop into a world-class midfielder. The youngster plays …

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CONFIRMED: CR7 JOINS ITALIAN GIANTS JUVENTUS

Spanish giants Real Madrid have this evening officially confirmed that Cristiano Ronaldo will depart the club for Serie A powerhouse Juventus. Legend Ronaldo, 33, had been on the books of Real Madrid since 2009, when he completed a record-breaking 94 million Euro move to the Bernabeu from Manchester United. And …

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EX-INTERNATIONALS HAIL WORLD CUP VIEWING CENTRES IN LAGOS

…Commend Ambode For Initiative Some ex-international football players have thrown their weight behind the creation of eight Viewing Centres spread across Lagos State for the duration of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Tournament. They also lauded the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode for the initiative, tagged #MyLagosMyFootball, which according to …

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RUSSIA 2018 WORLD CUP QUARTERFINALS

By Yemi Babalola, Lagos The Russia 2018 World Cup has no doubt been one of so many surprises. The biggest football competitive stage in the world. The competition, which featured 32-national teams, who after the group stages were cut down to 16-teams and now we are looking forward to the …

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ENGLAND BEAT COLOMBIA ON PENALTIES, ADVANCE TO WORLD CUP QUARTER-FINALS

England qualified for the quarter-finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday with a win over Colombia, needing penalties to advance. Harry Kane and Yerry Mina scored in regulation, leading to a 1-1 final score, and England won 4-3 in the shootout. The result means the Three Lions will face Sweden on Saturday, …

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