100 International goals! Man United congratulate former Player Cristiano Ronaldo - newsheadline247.com
Football SPORTS

100 International goals! Man United congratulate former Player Cristiano Ronaldo

Manchester United have congratulated former star player Cristiano Ronaldo for having achieved the 100-milestone for Portugal after the brace against Sweden Tuesday evening. Cristiano Ronaldo, 35, has won almost every major honour available in both club and international football. The Portugal superstar player, who boasts of five Ballon d’Or titles and an equal number of Champions Read more

NPFL: Abia Warriors signs Harrison Ibukun from Dakkada FC… 7th of the window - newsheadline247.com
Football SPORTS

NPFL: Abia Warriors signs Harrison Ibukun from Dakkada FC… 7th of the window

Football Abia Warriors has officially signed Harrison Ibukun from Dakkada FC who is their 7th new signing of the transfer window ahead of the next season of Nigeria Football Professional League (NPFL), sources informed. Newsheadline247 understands Ibukun penned a two-year deal with the Umuahia based side. Read Ogun Govt fixes resumption date for schools, gives Read more

Anthony Joshua reacts to alleged affair with Mahrez’s wife - newsheadline247.com
Society SPORTS

Anthony Joshua reacts to alleged affair with Mahrez’s wife

Anthony Joshua’s team have come out fighting after the world boxing heavyweight superstar was linked to the wife of Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez, according to dailymail.co.uk. Joshua, 30, has reportedly been spotted out and about with 26-year-old Rita, who has two children with Mahrez but is now separated from the footballer. Reports in the Read more

U.S. Open: Serena beats Russia’s Margarita Gasparyan to advance to next stage - newsheadline247.com
Lawn Tennis SPORTS

U.S. Open: Serena beats Russia’s Margarita Gasparyan to advance to next stage

Tennis Serena Williams battled her way through to a 6-2 6-4 victory over Russia’s Margarita Gasparyan in the second round of the U.S. Open on Thursday. The victory meant she continued her bid for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title. A dominant Williams sailed through the first set at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York. Read more

Dream strike force… Juventus moves for Messi to link up with Cristiano Ronaldo in Serie A - newsheadline247.com
Football SPORTS

Dream strike force… Juventus moves for Messi to link up with Cristiano Ronaldo in Serie A

Emerging reports suggest Juventus have made contact with Lionel Messi’s camp, in a bid to try and lure him to Turin and form a stunning attacking duo with rival, Cristiano Ronaldo, according to L’Equipe. Messi and Ronaldo have battled for the coveted status as the world’s best footballer for more than a decade and played Read more

Merciless Bayern wallop Barcelona in stunning 8-2 defeat of Catalan giants - newsheadline247.com
Football SPORTS

Merciless Bayern wallop Barcelona in stunning 8-2 defeat of Catalan giants

By AFP A merciless Bayern Munich inflicted a humiliating, record defeat on Barcelona on Friday, recording a scarcely believable 8-2 victory in their Champions League quarter-final in Lisbon to leave Lionel Messi forlorn and surely hastening in the end of an era in Catalonia. Thomas Mueller scored twice either side of goals from Ivan Perisic Read more

newsheadline247
Football SPORTS

NFF commends Zenith Bank on commitments to youth soccer

Football Zenith, NFF plan U-15 future falcons The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has commended Nigeria and Africa prominent financial institution, Zenith Bank Plc, for its commitments to youth soccer development in the country, just as it plans to liaise with the bank to begin a national U-15 women team. Apart from sponsoring the NFF, the Read more

[Video] Gov Makinde kicks off remodeling of 3SC home ground, Lekan Salami Sports Complex - newsheadline247.com
News SPORTS

[Video] Gov Makinde kicks off remodelling of 3SC home ground, Lekan Salami Sports Complex

The governor of Oyo State, Mr Seyi Makinde on Thursday flagged off the remodelling of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) home ground – the Lekan Salami Sports Complex at Adamasingba in Ibadan the state capital. Governor Makinde in a Tweet post today stated that the duration for the restructuring of the sports arena will take Read more

Details: Sports Minister begins moves to restore Nigeria’s National Stadium Surulere, Lagos - newsheadline247.com
SPORTS

Details: Sports Minister begins moves to restore Nigeria’s National Stadium Surulere, Lagos

Sports … Inaugurates Implementation Committee Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr Sunday Dare has charged the Implementation Committee of the Report of the Ministerial Taskforce on National Stadium Surulere, Lagos to carry out their assignment with dispatch, even as he assured that the edifice would be restored to its original blueprint. Mr Dare made this Read more