Wednesday, November 13, 2019

SPORTS

Sports stories from around the globe

Spanish giants club, Real Madrid are reportedly preparing a whopping £340 million record contract for French sensation Kylian Mbappe from Paris Saint Germain, Mail Online reports. The mega transfer will overturn initial Neymar’s world record fee of £198m. The 22-year-old has...
Paris Saint-Germain are set to replace star player, Kylian Mbappe with Barcelona forward, Antoine Griezmann. According to FourFourTwo, the Ligue 1 champions believe Griezmann is the ideal and perfect replacement for Mbappe, who is wanted by Real Madrid. The British newspaper...
Tiger Woods confirmed on Tuesday he will play in next year’s Genesis Invitational tournament in Los Angeles as the event showcases its elevated status for the first time. The tournament at Riviera Country Club holds special significance for Woods, who...
Raheem Sterling said he allowed his “emotions” to get the better of him leading to a brief altercation with Liverpool’s Joe Gomez that resulted in Manchester City player being dropped for Thursday’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Montenegro. Sterling admitted on...
Daily Mail reported that Sterling grabbed the neck of his teammate Joe Gomez in the players’ canteen at St. George’s Park, sparking a confrontation between the pair just a day after they clashed in the Premier League at Anfield. Sterling...
Shakira alongside Jennifer Lopez will be performing at the Superbowl halftime in 2020. This was made known earlier this year. It was confirmed that Shakira and Jennifer Lopez would be co-headlining the Halftime Show in February 2020, when the Super...
Like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal has been thrashed by another young gun, Alexander Zverev who is also the defending champion at the ATP Finals in London. Zverev beat Nadal, world number one, in straight sets on Monday, as Stefanos Tsitsipas...
The draw for the second round of this season’s FA Cup, was conducted on Monday night. There are 78 teams left in the competition. All sides are just 90 minutes away, off a potential Premier League opponent in the third round,...
Five days to the Kogi State governorship elections, suspected political thugs, early Monday morning, burnt down the Kogi State Social Democratic Party (SDP) state secretariat in Lokoja. Recall that the SDP secretariat was earlier attacked on Sunday where windows and...
Roger Federer faces an uphill task to qualify for the last four of the ATP Finals after defeat by Austrian Dominic Thiem on Sunday following a masterclass by Novak Djokovic. Six-time champion Federer was beaten 7-5, 7-5 in the evening...
Eddie Hearn is teeing up Dillian Whyte for a fight on the undercard of the fiercely anticipated Anthony Joshua versus Andy Ruiz II bout. The heavyweight’s last fight saw him defeat Oscar Rivas in a thrilling contest, before being provisionally...