Paul Pogba recovers from Coronavirus as he returns to training with Manchester United ahead of the new season – LindaIkejiBlog

Paul Pogba has returned to training with Manchester United after recovering from Coronavirus. The 27-year-old French midfielder and his wife Maria Zulay tested positive for COVID-19 last month, but has now reported back to United’s Carrington training ground ahead of the new season.  It is unclear if Pogba will travel to Villa Park with the […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo becomes second player to score 100 international goals

Portugal and Juventus Striker, Cristiano Ronaldo has become the second player in world history to net one hundred international goals. He scored his 100th goal against Sweden on September 8, 2020. Ronaldo now has 101 goals for his country, making him the second men’s player to reach 100 goals for his country after Ali Daei, […]

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Everton sign James Rodriguez from Real Madrid – Punch

Everton completed the signing of James Rodriguez from Real Madrid on Monday, reuniting the Colombian playmaker with manager Carlo Ancelotti for a third time. The Premier League club are reported to have paid £22 million ($29 million) for the 29-year-old, who was top scorer at the 2014 World Cup. James’s performances on the world stage […]

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Messi returns to training with Barcelona

Six time Ballon winner, Lionel Messi has returned to training with Barcelona after he earlier threatened to leave.  The 33-year-old Argentine superstar was pictured on Monday afternoon, September 7, arriving at the Joan Gamper Ciutat Esportiva after agreeing to still pitch his tent with the club. Messi had wanted to activate a clause in his […]

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Man City Cautious, Want Messi as a Free Agent – Thisday

Manchester City have accepted they may only be able to sign Barcelona forward Lionel Messi on a free transfer, leading to manager Pep Guardiola urging Messi to stay at Camp Nou. City have emerged as the leading candidate to sign Messi, who has asked to leave Barça and believes he has triggered a clause in […]

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic extends contract in AC Milan

  AC Milan has announced that they will extend Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s contract till June 2021. The club made an official statement which read: “AC Milan are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement for the contract renewal of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, extending the partnership with the Rossoneri until June 2021.” 

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Barca wanted Osimhen to replace Suarez – Agent – Punch

Victor Osimhen was linked with a move to Barcelona before he joined Italian side Napoli, but Roberto Calenda, a member of his entourage, has revealed that the Spanish giants were in desperate need of the Nigeria international to replace the departing Luis Suarez. Osimhen joined the Italian side for an African record fee of €81m, […]

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Manchester United to sign Dutch star Donny van de Beek from Ajax in a £40m deal

Manchester United have agreed to sign Dutch midfielder Donny van der Beek from Ajax. The 23-year-old has agreed on personal terms with Manchester United in a deal speculated to be in the region of €39m, plus another €5m in add-ons.  He will complete his medicals in the coming days while with the Netherlands squad for […]

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La Liga: Messi’s Release Clause of £624m Must Be Paid – Thisday

The 700m euros (£624m) release clause in Lionel Messi’s Barcelona contract is still valid, La Liga announced yesterday. Messi, 33, informed the club on Tuesday that he wished to leaveand did not attend a pre-season medical on Sunday. The Argentina forward plans to invoke a clause that would allow him to depart the club for […]

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