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Mourinho appointed AS Roma manager

Former Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho has been announced as the next manager of Italian top-flight side, AS Roma following the decision of current manager, Paulo Fonseca to leave the helm of affairs at the Stadio Olimpico at the end of this season. Mourinho, who was relieved of his duties by Tottenham Hotspur barely two …

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Westbrook dazzles for Wizards, sets record in win over Pacers

Russell Westbrook was at his phenomenal best for the Washington Wizards as he recorded a triple double in their 154-141 win over the Indiana Pacers. Westbrook finished with 14 points, 21 rebounds and 24 assists, setting a new career high for rebounds and tying his record for assists. Westbrook is sure to average a triple …

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Giannis stars on return from injury as Bucks overcome Nets

Giannis Antetokoumpo dropped 49 points with 8 rebounds and 4 assists as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the leaders of the East, the Brooklyn Nets by 117 points to 114 in their NBA encounter. As a result of the defeat, the Brooklyn Nets have dropped to number 2 in the East. Portland Trail Blazers defeated the …

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Adetunji the match winner as Rivers United strike late to defeat Enyimba

Rivers United defeated Enyimba FC 1-0 at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt in their rescheduled NPFL Matchday 11 encounter on Sunday, avenging their loss in the CAF Confederation Cup. Rivers United welcomed back goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai and defender Ifeanyi Anaemena, both of whom joined the club from Enyimba, after they missed their last …

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Conte starts and ends Juventus dominance as Inter Milan are confirmed champions of Italy

Inter Milan have been confirmed as the winners of the 2020/21 Scudetto after Atalanta were held to a 1-1 draw by Sassuolo in their Italian Serie A encounter on Sunday. Atalanta goalkeeper, Pierluigi Gollini was sent off in the 22nd minute before Robin Gosens opened the scoring for Atalanta with an acrobatic effort from a …

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Osimhen nets for third game running as Napoli draw against Cagliari

Super Eagles and SSC Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen was on the scoresheet as Napoli were held to a 1-1 draw by Cagliari in the Italian Serie A on Sunday. Osimhen combined brilliantly with Lorenzo Insigne to open the scoring for Napoli. A brilliantly dinked ball from Insigne was taken brilliantly in his stride by Osimhen …

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Curry fires Warriors to comfortable victory over Rockets

Steph Curry contributed 30 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists as the Golden State Warriors picked up a 113-87 win over the Houston Rockets in their NBA encounter on Saturday. It was Curry’s 32nd 30 point game this season. Utah Jazz consolidated their lead at the top of the NBA’s Western Conference after their 106-103 …

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Joseph Parker defeats Derek Chisora to stay in heavyweight Championship conversation

Joseph Parker was awarded the win over Great Britain’s Derek Chisora in their boxing heavyweight fight on Saturday, keeping Parker within touching distance of the division’s biggest names as he looks to return to the top of the division. New Zealander Parker was knocked down inside 10 seconds of the first round by a malicious …

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Eriksen puts Inter Milan on cusp of first Serie A title in 10 years

Denmark international midfielder, Christian Eriksen came off the bench to score the opener for Inter Milan as they ran out 2-0 winners over bottom club Crotone to reach within touching distance of a first Serie A title since 2010. With the game deadlocked, Inter manager Antonio Conte sent on former Spurs man Eriksen, and the …

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Sadiq Umar scores goal number 20 in Almeria draw

Sadiq Umar scored a brace for Spanish second division side, Almeria as they played a 2-2 draw with Real Oviedo in their La Liga Smartbank match on Saturday, taking his tally to 20 for Almeria this season. The lanky striker, who has represented AS Roma and Rangers in the past, opened the scoring from the …

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