Football

UEFA building used to tell the story. [PHOTO CREDIT: TalkSPORT]

UEFA to plant 600,000 trees to offset carbon emissions from Euro 2020

UEFA will plant 50,000 trees in each of the 12 host countries for Euro 2020.

Nigeria international Kelechi Iheanacho, celebrates goal for Leicester City. [PHOTO CREDIT: Leicester City Twitter handle]

League Cup: Iheanacho returns, scores for Leicester City

Iheanacho ended what could pass as his longest goal-drought on Tuesday night.

UEFA logo [UEFA.com]

UEFA announces third club competition

The name of the third UEFA club competition will be UEFA Europa Conference League.

Barcelona players celebrate goal

Messi feared injured as Barcelona secure slim win over Villarreal

Antoine Griezmann and Arthur gave Barcelona an early two-goal advantage.

Ronaldo goes philosophical after losing FIFA award to Messi

Ronaldo goes philosophical after losing FIFA award to Messi

Lionel Messi [Photo Credit: goal.com]

UPDATED: Messi defeats Ronaldo, Van Dijk to win Best FIFA Men’s Player Award

Messi saw off the challenge from his perennial rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, and the Netherlands and Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk.

Nigeria: Golden Eaglets-line up

UEFA/CAF Tourney: Eaglets spank Turkey 2-0

Olakunle Olusegun and Divine Nwachukwu scored in each half of the game for the Eaglets.

Best FIFA Football Awards 2019 (LIVE UPDATES): Van Dijk, Ronaldo, Messi battle for top prize

Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk, Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona’s Lionel Messi are up for the top prize.

Nigeria-home base [PHOTO CREDIT: thenff.com ]

CHAN 2020 Qualifier: Nigeria suffer heavy defeat to Togo

The second leg will be played in Nigeria next month.

NFF Chairman and CAF VP, Amaju Pinnick

ICPC may arraign NFF President Pinnick, Dikko – Official

The ICPC said it is still investigating the NFF officials.

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EPL: Liverpool overcome Chelsea, Arsenal survive Villa scare

Trent Alexander-Arnold gave Liverpool the lead in the 15th minute

Chelsea FC players

Chelsea vs Liverpool: Reds face tough test in London (LIVE UPDATES)

Both Chelsea and Liverpool suffered defeats in their last outings in UEFA Champions League.

Chelsea FC players

Chelsea vs Liverpool: Will youth trump experience?

Both teams are coming off Champions League defeats with Chelsea losing at home to Valencia and Liverpool losing away 0-2 to Napoli.

Ramon Azeez goal against Barcelona

LaLiga: Ramon Azeez helps Granada defeat Barcelona

Saturday’s goal was Azeez’s first career goal against Barcelona in his over five years in Spain.

Bernardo Silva gets hat-trick as Manchester City whip Watford 8-0

They blew Watford away by becoming the first side to score five goals in the first 18 minutes of a Premier League game

Chelsea players celebrating their win

Four matches to watch this weekend

Chelsea welcome Liverpool as the 295th Derby Della Madonnina comes alive.

Brazil-Squad [PHOTO CREDIT: soccerladuma.co.za]

Neymar, Firmino top Brazil squad to face Nigeria, Senegal

Nigeria and Brazil will tango in a much-anticipated encounter at the Singapore National Stadium, Kallang.

Saka celebrates with teammates [PHOTO CREDIT: Arsenal.com]

Europa League: Nigeria-born Saka dazzles as Arsenal crush Frankfurt

The Nigeria-born teenager scored a lovely goal and set up another as the Gunners secured a big win.

Super Eagles

Super Eagles drop in FIFA Ranking

The Super Eagles recently played 2-2 draw against Ukraine in an international friendly game at the Dnipro Stadium.

PSG T. Meunier celebrates after scoring against Real Madrid (Photo Credit: Reuters on Google)

UCL Round-Up: PSG thrash Real Madrid, Man City and Bayern win big

Di Maria, a Champions League winner with Madrid in 2014, was rampant against his former club.

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UEFA Champions League (LIVE UPDATES): PSG battle Real Madrid

Real Madrid travel to Paris with an injury-hit squad with Marcelo being the latest casualty.

Christiano Ronaldo

I deserve more Ballon d’Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo

Ronaldo has won the renowned France Football magazine trophy for the world’s best player five times – as many as Messi

Valencia celebrates after scoring against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge (Photo Credit: Reuters on Google)ro

UCL Round-Up: Chelsea suffer home defeat, Dortmund hold Barcelona

Ross Barkley missed an opportunity to equalise for Chelsea after Rodrigo scored for the visitors.

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UEFA Champions League Live Updates: Dortmund, Barcelona rumble in Germany

These two teams have only locked horns twice in European competition, with both of those matches coming in the UEFA Super Cup back in 1998.

Super eagles training ahead of clash with Guinea.

Nigeria’s Super Eagles set for Brazil friendly in Singapore

At the senior level, Nigeria and Brazil will be meeting for just the second time ever.