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Cole Palmer’s Four Goals Propel Chelsea to 6-0 Victory Over Everton

Cole Palmer scored four goals to put Chelsea within touching distance of the Premier League’s top six after a 6-0 win over Everton on Monday. The England international has been a shining light in an otherwise disappointing campaign for the Blues and moved level with Manchester City striker Erling Haaland’s 20 Premier League goals in […]

Bayer Leverkusen are 2023/24 Bundesliga champions

German club side, Bayer Leverkusen have clinched their first ever Bundesliga title

German club side, Bayer Leverkusen have clinched their first ever Bundesliga title. The team made sure of their first trophy in 31 years with five matches left in the season, snapping Bayern Munich’s 11-year stranglehold on the Bundesliga. Sunday’s 5-0 home victory over Werder Bremen further stretched Leverkusen’s Bundesliga record unbeaten run to 29 games […]

Former American footballer OJ Simpson dies at 76

OJ Simpson, the former American footballer who was controversially cleared of double murder, has died aged 76, his family says. Orenthal James Simpson rose to fame as a college footballer before playing in the NFL. In 1995, he was acquitted of the murder of his former wife Nicole Brown and a friend in a trial […]

Premier League to use semi-automated offside technology next season

The Premier League will introduce semi-automated offside technology next season to speed up decision-making after the clubs unanimously agreed on the move at a shareholders’ meeting yesterday. The Premier League currently has VAR officials check offsides but the system has faced heavy criticism for the time taken to come to a decision while also leaving […]

Burnley manager Vincent Kompany gets two-match ban

Burnley manager Vincent Kompany has been handed a two-match touchline suspension following his red card against Chelsea on 30 March. He will serve a one-game ban immediately, with the other match suspended until the end of the year. Kompany was dismissed for protesting against a penalty decision that led to Lorenz Assignon being sent off. […]

Nigerian billionaire Tony Elumelu eyes NPFL club purchase

Billionaire banker and philanthropist, Tony Elumelu, says he is evaluating the possibility of owning a Nigerian Premier Football League club as part of his Corporate Social Responsibility.  Elumelu hinted at the prospect during discussions surrounding private ownership of clubs in Nigeria with the Minister of Sports Development, Senator John Owan Enoh. In response to a […]

Arsenal earned a 2-2 draw against Bayern Munich in the UCL quarter-final first leg

Arsenal earned a 2-2 draw against Bayern Munich as Leandro Trossard’s late leveller stopped Harry Kane making a triumphant return to north London in last night’s Champions League quarter-final first leg. Arsenal had taken an early lead through Bukayo Saka before former Gunners winger Serge Gnabry put Bayern back on level terms. Then Harry Kane […]

Super Falcons qualify for 2024 Olympics

The Nigeria Football Federation unveiled a roster update on Monday, just four days before the 2024 Paris Olympic Games qualifier clash between the Super Falcons and African champions South Africa in Abuja

The Super Falcons have qualified for the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. The last time Nigeria’s Super Falcons reached the Olympics was 16 years ago. Nigeria beat South Africa 1-0 on aggregate to reach the Summer Olympics. Rasheedat Ajibade had scored from the spot in the first leg of the qualifiers in Abuja last Friday, while […]

Everton deducted two points for second breach of Premier League financial rules

Everton have been deducted two points for another breach of the Premier League's Profitability and Sustainability Rules (PSR)

Everton have been deducted two points for another breach of the Premier League’s Profitability and Sustainability Rules (PSR).  Before the points deduction was announced, Everton sat 15th in the Premier League table, four points above the bottom three.  They now drop below Brentford into 16th place on 27 points, two points and two places above […]