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Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Manchester United after sensational transfer from Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Manchester United after sensational transfer from Juventus

By Nathan Otaba, Ronaldo has completed a surprise transfer to his previous club, Manchester United, for a reported €15 million plus €8 million in add-ons, ahead of Tuesday’s summer deadline, returning to the city and club where he rose to prominence as a key member of Manchester United between 2003 and 2009.  In spite of […]

Olympics 2021: Simone Biles could be facing burnout from expectations

Olympics 2021: Simone Biles could be facing burnout from expectations

Retired gymnast Melissa Marlowe has attempted to suggest some reasons as to why Simone Biles took the decision to withdraw from the women’s gymnastics team final at the Tokyo Olympics. After Biles mentioned the word ‘twisties’ in her comments following the final, Marlowe attempted to explain that feeling to people who have never experienced it. “It’s hard to explain the twisties to someone who […]

Brazil players tease Argentina after elimination from Tokyo Olympics

Brazil players tease Argentina after elimination from Tokyo Olympics

Argentina‘s football team didn’t make it through the group stage at the Tokyo Olympics, much to the delight of Brazil midfielder Douglas Luiz, who posted a picture on social media to tease the Albiceleste players. Finishing third in Group C behind Spain and Egypt, Argentina failed to qualify for the quarter-finals, while the Selecao managed to secure their place in the last eight and will […]

Italy crowned European champion after beating England on penalties

Italy crowned European champion after beating England on penalties

On a night fraught with tension, Italy clinched its first major title for 15 years with a penalty shootout win over England in the Euro 2020 final.Luke Shaw’s goal inside the opening two minutes gave England a lead it looked like it would hold onto all night, before a goalmouth scramble midway through the second half allowed […]

Italy vs England Euro 2020 final: Meet the Italians who stand in the way of England and European glory

Italy vs England Euro 2020 final: Meet the Italians who stand in the way of England and European glory

England are one win away from a first major trophy since 1966 but standing in the way of the Three Lions and European glory is a revitalised and vibrant Italy. While Gareth Southgate’s side enjoyed a successful run in the 2018 World Cup, narrowly losing to Croatia in the semi-finals, this is Italy’s first appearance […]

Lionel Messi-Led Argentina Beat Brazil To Win Copa America, End 28-Year Wait

Lionel Messi-Led Argentina Beat Brazil To Win Copa America, End 28-Year Wait

Superstar Lionel Messi won his first trophy with his national team as Angel Di Maria’s goal gave Argentina a 1-0 win over hosts Brazil in the Copa America final on Saturday. The victory at Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium ended Argentina’s 28-year wait for a major trophy, and also ended Brazil’s unbeaten home record that stretched back […]

Nigeria stuns Team USA 90-87 in pre-Olympics men’s basketball exhibition

Nigeria stuns Team USA 90-87 in pre-Olympics men’s basketball exhibition

This is not how USA Basketball expected to open its Olympic summer. Nigeria probably didn’t expect it either. If there was any expectation of invincibility for the Americans heading into the Tokyo Olympics, it’s already gone after Nigeria shocked the U.S. on Saturday night. Nigeria beat the U.S. 90-87, pulling off an international shocker with […]

US Olympic trials: Gabrielle Thomas runs fastest 200m time since Florence Griffith Joyner

US Olympic trials: Gabrielle Thomas runs fastest 200m time since Florence Griffith Joyner

American sprinter Gabrielle Thomas became the fastest woman since Florence Griffith Joyner over 200m when she won the US Olympic trials in 21.61 seconds. The 24-year-old’s time is still more than a quarter of a second outside the late Griffith Joyner’s world record, but is the third fastest 200m ever run. Nine-time Olympic medallist Allyson […]

Euro 2020: Hurt but proud, what next for Wales after Denmark defeat?

Euro 2020: Hurt but proud, what next for Wales after Denmark defeat?

The long and winding road of Euro 2020 took Wales further afield than most and, even as it came to a brutal halt in Amsterdam, this was an ending not without a sense of hope. Even by the standards of this transcontinental tournament, Wales’ was an arduous route to the second round, as they travelled […]

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