Tuesday 23 March 2021

Sunday 7 March 2021

Atletico 1-1 Real Madrid: Benzema scores late equaliser

Karim Benzema's 88th-minute strike helped Real Madrid avoid defeat at city rivals Atletico, who missed the chance to go five points clear atop La Liga following a 1-1 draw at the Wanda Metropolitano.

Messi casts his vote in Barcelona's presidential elections

Lionel Messi was seen casting his vote in Barcelona's crucial presidential election on Sunday with the the Catalans captain's future at the Camp Nou potentially riding on the result.

Manchester United end Man City's winning run


Goals from Bruno Fernandes and Luke Shaw gave Manchester United a 2-0 derby victory at Manchester City to end the leaders' 15-match winning run in the Premier League.

Liverpool suffer sixth straight home defeat


Liverpool slumped to a sixth straight Anfield loss on Sunday when Fulham's 1-0 victory deepened the Premier League champions' struggles.

Crotone 4-2 Torino: Simy Nwankwo scores brace

By Taofeek Babalola

Nigerian international Simy Nwankwo scored brace as he fired Crotone to a 4-2 victory over Torino in a Serie A clash at the Stadio Ezio Scida on Sunday afternoon.

Aribo, Balogun win first Scottish Premiership title with Rangers


. Calvin Bassey too 

By Taofeek Babalola

Super Eagles duo of Joe Aribo and Leon Balogun made history with Rangers as The Gers clinched the Scottish champions for the first time in 10 years on Sunday, Sportinglens.blogspot.com reports. 

Monday 1 March 2021

Early Removal: Ola Aina not injured, says Parker


.Rues Maja, Lookman missed chances

By Taofeek Babalola

Fulham boss Scott Parker had downplayed injury fears about Super Eagles star Ola Aina after the defender was substituted during their 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace in the English Premier League clash on Sunday.

Osimhen not recover from head injury

.Nigerian out of Sassuolo clash

Napoli forward Victor Osimhen has not recovered from the head injury suffered against Atalanta and will miss the match against Sassuolo on Wednesday.

Rivers United suspends Afelokhai, Anaemena indefinitely

By Taofeek Babalola

Rivers United FC duo of goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai and defender Ifeanyi Anaemena have been handed an indefinite suspension for unethical and unprofessional sportsman conduct.