Belgian Coach Slams Egypt, Praises Harambee Stars

Former AFC Leopards head coach Luc Eymael has congratulated Harambee Stars for the hard-fought one-all draw against Egypt on Thursday night in Alexandria and went on to slam Egypt for their poor style of play. Michael Olunga’s second-half strike canceled out a Mahmoud Kahraba opener for the hosts at the Borg El Arab Stadium to ensure that Kenya picked a vital point away from home as the race for 2021 African Cup of nations slots begin. The record AFCON champions were far from impressive in the match that they missed their star man Mohammed Salah who is sidelined through injury. … Continue reading Belgian Coach Slams Egypt, Praises Harambee Stars

Another History Has been made by 16yr old girl from Kenya in Marathon

Kenyan athlete Brigid Kosgei on Sunday, October 13, won the Chicago Marathon, women’s race and broke the world record in the process. The previous record was held by Great Britain’s Paula Radcliffe for 16 years.Kosgei ran a time of 2hours 14 minutes 04 seconds to break the record by over a minute. The time is set for ratification by IAAF.Kosgei, who won in Chicago last year in 2:18:35 and improved her personal best time to 2 hours 18 mins and 20 seconds. She beat Ethiopia’s Ababel Yeshaneh who came in a distant second, holding off a fast-finishing Burka as the … Continue reading Another History Has been made by 16yr old girl from Kenya in Marathon

Barcelona Target Lille’s Victor Osimhen To Replace Luis Suarez

La Liga champions Barcelona are monitoring the performances of Victor Osimhen with a view to a move as from the January transfer window following his impressive start to the season at Lille. Spanish sports daily AS says Barcelona are looking to sign a long-term replacement for Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez, who turns 33 in January 2020, and Osimhen has been included in the shortlist of candidates. Barcelona’s main target is Inter Milan’s Lautaro Martinez but they are aware he’s also attracting interest from rivals Real Madrid and their plan B is to move for either Donyell Malen, Rafael Leao or … Continue reading Barcelona Target Lille’s Victor Osimhen To Replace Luis Suarez

Sergio Ramos makes history as he breaks Spain record in clash with Norway

The Spaniards were hoping to secure a crucial win this weekend to cement their place at the top of Group F in qualifying for Euro 2020. With a commanding six-point gap and an unbeaten record thus far, they look to be on the verge of securing their place in next year’s tournament, and they’ll certainly hope that Ramos is able to lead them there. As seen in the tweet below from ESPN FC, it was an historic moment for the Real Madrid superstar as he earned his 168th cap, which in turn saw him surpass Iker Casillas as the most … Continue reading Sergio Ramos makes history as he breaks Spain record in clash with Norway

England Humiliated In Euro qualification

A limp England suffered their first qualifying defeat in over 10 years as Czech Republic came from behind to win 2-1 in Prague in European Qualifying Group A.Level at 1-1 after a sloppy performance, England were punished by 30-year-old Czech debutant and substitute Zdenek Ondrasek, who converted low and unmarked from 10 yards to stun Gareth Southgate’s side (85). England had taken an early lead through Harry Kane’s penalty after Raheem Sterling was tripped (5), but the Czechs reacted immediately through Jakub Brabec, turning up at the back post after suspect England defending from a corner (9). The visitors were … Continue reading England Humiliated In Euro qualification

Columbus Crew break ground on new downtown stadium

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Nearly a year to the day after the announcement Crew SC was staying in Columbus, the club broke ground on its new downtown stadium. Current plans are for the stadium to open in July 2021.Located in the Arena District of Columbus, the new stadium will be next to the current homes of the NHL’s Blue Jackets and the Clippers, a minor league baseball affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.The groundbreaking ceremony had the atmosphere of a party. Fans were invited to attend up to an hour before the speakers began. Food trucks, giveaways, alcohol and other beverages were … Continue reading Columbus Crew break ground on new downtown stadium

Russia run riot in the second half as Scotland’s miserable run continues

Russia 4 Scotland 0Scotland’s miserable European Championship qualifying campaign continued as a second-half capitulation resulted in a 4-0 defeat in Russia. David Marshall had rarely been troubled before three goals in 13 minutes around the hour mark made it five defeats in seven qualifiers for the visitors. Artem Dzyuba netted following two corners – the second game running Scotland have conceded twice in the same circumstances – and Magomed Ozdoev thumped home from long range. Aleksandr Golovin slotted home from 10 yards in the 84th minute to make it a second consecutive four-goal loss for Steve Clarke’s side. Clarke handed … Continue reading Russia run riot in the second half as Scotland’s miserable run continues

Jose Mourinho rejected the Lyon job because he’s already chosen his next club

The Special One has been without a managerial job since he was sacked by Manchester United last December. The ‘Special One’ has appeared on our TV screens recently as a pundit on Sky Sports, showing off his incredible knowledge of the sport.And now, it seems it’s just a matter of time before he lands a new job.That’s according to Lyon president, Jean Michel Aulas, anyway. Man Utd line up Julian Nagelsmann as Solskjaer replacementAulas has confirmed that he spoke to Mourinho about potentially becoming their new manager. However, the Portuguese turned them down because he’s set to take a job … Continue reading Jose Mourinho rejected the Lyon job because he’s already chosen his next club

Manchester United board ‘send message’ to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over his future ahead of Liverpool game

Reports suggest under-fire Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will keep his job even if they lose to Liverpool at Old Trafford later this month.The Times claim United’s board are ‘determined to be patient’ with the Norwegian and have held ‘a series of meetings’ about transfers next summer. Solskjaer looked on as his United side stumbled to their third defeat of the season against Newcastle on Sunday, a result that leaves them 12th in the table and just two points off the bottom three, but rumblings from the Old Trafford hierarchy indicate the Norwegian may still be in the United … Continue reading Manchester United board ‘send message’ to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over his future ahead of Liverpool game

Here are the results for Euro qualifier

Group C Netherlands 3-1 Northern Ireland The Oranje left it late to complete a dramatic comeback and join Germany and Northern Ireland (who have played a game more) on 12 points. Northern Ireland threatened an upset when Josh Magennis headed in a 75th-minute Stuart Dallas cross but that merely proved a catalyst for the Dutch. Memphis Depay prodded them level within five minutes then added the second of two added-time goals after Luuk de Jong had bundled the hosts in front. Belarus 0-0 Estonia Belarus will have a play-off place to look forward to thanks to their UEFA Nations League … Continue reading Here are the results for Euro qualifier