Ousmane Dembele is in talks over a permanent transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. Barcelona want £20m for the transfer after telling Dembele, who is out of contract at the end of the season, to find another club. Dembele reached a verbal agreement with PSG on Sunday, despite interest from the Premier League, Skyspors reports. His representatives Moussa Sissoko and Marco Lichtsteiner ...

Danish footballer Christian Eriksen, who collapsed with a cardiac arrest at last year’s European Championships, completed a remarkable return to the sport on Monday as he signed for Premier League side Brentford.  The 29-year-old playmaker, who has been fitted with a pacemaker, has signed a contract till the end of the season.  “Brentford FC can confirm the signing of Denmark ...

Ahead of the Super Eagles Qatar 2022 World Cup play-offs clash against Ghana’s Black Stars in March, Director-General of the National Council for Arts and Culture, Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, has urged Nigerians to put the early exit of the Eagles from the AFCON in Cameroon behind them and back the squad to qualify for the Mundial.  “It is time we ...

The alleged defamation of the Head (Media and Public Relations) of the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, is now a subject of litigation at a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Gwagwalada. Benjamin, in a suit filed by his lawyer, Chris Alashi, dragged the Chief Executive Officer of Human Rights Radio, Ahmed Isah, before Justice ...

Huawei on Sunday said it has initiated arbitration proceedings against Sweden under the World Bank Group after the Nordic country banned the Chinese tech giant from rolling out its 5G products. “The Swedish authorities’ decision to discriminate against Huawei and exclude it from the 5G rollout has significantly harmed Huawei’s investment in Sweden, in breach of Sweden’s international obligations,” the ...

English Premier League giant, Liverpool, could raid Serie A club, Napoli, for Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen as a potential replacement for Roberto Firmino, PUNCH Sports Extra reports. Osimhen, who joined Napoli for a record £81m in the summer of 2020, has been linked with several European clubs following his outstanding performance for the Partenopei in the first half of ...

Manchester United player, Mason Greenwood, has been accused of sexual assault and domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend, Harriet Robson. In a series of post on social media, Robson showed injuries she sustained when Greenwood allegedly forced himself on her. Some of the photos she shared showed bruises on her thighs while one showed blood flowing from her mouth down to ...

A Fulham supporter died on Saturday after suffering a cardiac arrest which led to the Championship game against Blackpool at Craven Cottage being halted for over 40 minutes. “It is with immense sadness that we inform fans of the passing of supporter, Paul Parish,” Fulham said in a statement. “Paul suffered a cardiac arrest and received treatment in the Hammersmith ...

Italian Serie A side Venezia and Spanish LaLaliga club Alaves have entered the race for out of favour Bordeaux striker, Josh Maja, Saturday PUNCH reports. The striker has only made four appearances for the Ligue 1 side this season and Bordeaux will be hoping to take his €90,000 monthly salary off their wage bill after putting former Arsenal captain Laurent ...

Interim coach Augustine Eguavoen will remain in charge of the Super Eagles ahead of their crucial World Cup playoffs against Ghana, the NFF has decided. Reports from Sporting Life, as seen on ScoreNigeria, claim the federation concluded plans following a meeting with officials of sports ministry. Having took charge of the team for only a few weeks, Eguavoen showed an impressive ...