Real Madrid complete Courtois signing

Real Madrid have completed a move for Belgian goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois after he passed his medical at the Santiago Bernabeu. Courtois, 26, has signed a six-year deal to join the Champions League champions. Courtois joined Chelsea in 2011 from Genk but was immediately loaned to Atletico Madrid for two seasons, before he returned to Chelsea to […]

Okagbare pulls out of 100m, 200m

• Ethiopian wins first gold medal • LOC salutes Zenith Bank, other sponsors Nigeria’s hopes of winning a medal in both the 100 metres and 200 metres events at the on-going Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championship were dampened yesterday by the decision of star sprinter, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor to pull out of the events. It […]

Chelsea initiates £40m move for Caldara

Chelsea should be an extremely different proposition under Maurizio Sarri, with the Italian known for playing the sort of attacking football that has rarely been seen at Stamford Bridge under Antonio Conte’s tenure. If the tactics that the 59-year-old employed at his former clubs are anything to go by, then gone will be the three-man […]

Chelsea sign Rob Green

Chelsea have completed the signing of former England goalkeeper, Rob Green. The 38-year old goalkeeper signed a one-year deal. “It has been a pretty dramatic time for me and I can’t wait to get started. I am absolutely delighted and it is a thrill and an honour to be here,” Green told Chelsea’s official club […]

Lazio eyes Iwobi as Emery plans to offload Nigerian

Reports in Italy indicate that Alex Iwobi will soon be offloaded by Arsenal, adding that the Nigerian is being courted by Lazio. According to, Italian news outlet, Il Messaggero has written that Iwobi, who reminds them of Felipe Anderson, could turn out to be ‘an opportunity not to be missed.’ They believe Arsenal would […]