Arsenal have signed Germany international goal keeper Bernd Leno from Bayer Leverkusen after a £20million deal was completed on Tuesday evening.
In a statement on Twitter, Bayer Leverkusen announced his departure from the German club.
‘Bernd Leno is joining Arsenal, effective immediately. Thanks for all of your hard work and dedication, Bernd! We wish you all the best in this next phase of your career!’
Arsenal also confirmed the new addition to their club via their own social media page. They posted a short video and captioned it: ‘he’s a keeper’. Read more
Egyptian football powerhouse Zamalek has offered Zimbabwe international forward Khama Billiat a starting salary of $450 000 per year.
If he agrees Billiat, 27, will move to Zamalek for free as his contract with South African club Mamelodi Sundowns is expiring at the end of this month. Billiat has refused to extend his contract at Sundowns. Read more
The Federal Government has increased the winning bonus of super eagles by $5,000 as a means of motivating them to win their remaining two group matches at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia.
With this increase, each player will now get $15,000 winning bonus per game against initial $10,000 per game agreed with the players before the tournament kicked off in Russia on Thursday.
The increase in Bonus comes after their loss to Croatia in the first leg of their match last Saturday. Read more
It’s no news that Peruvian women love flashing their breast at Stadiums to cheer their players during football competitions.
During the World Cup clash between Peru and Denmark on Sunday, two Peruvian female fans who were clearly in a happy mood proudly showed their boobs for the camera.
Peru lost 1- 0 to Denmark in their first game of the 2018 World Cup tournament in Russia.
In-demand Mamelodi Sundowns star Khama Billiat will this week likely decide where he is going to play his football next season.
The 27-year-old’s contract with Sundowns ends on June 30. And although Downs coach Pitso Mosimane has made it clear he doesn’t want Billiat to go, the playmaker has attracted strong interest from abroad, while there is also talk Kaizer Chiefs want his signature.
According to a source close to Billiat, the Zimbabwean is getting frustrated with being hounded by different agents and club bosses trying to influence his decision. Read more
Saudi Arabia football federation chief Adel Ezzat has named three players who will be punished when they return home from the World Cup after their disastrous opening-day defeat to the host nation, Russia.
Many described their performance as one of the worst ever at the World Cup, after the Middle Eastern nation were defeated 5-0 by Russia in the opening game of the tournament in Moscow on Thursday. Read more
Real Madrid and Portugal striker, Cristiano Ronaldo is not only one of the greatest footballers of all time but he’s also one of the richest sportsmen in the World.
According to an article on Time Magazine, the 33-year-old soccer star, who is a forward on Spain’s Real Madrid team and also plays for Portugal’s national team, has a massive net worth of around $400 million.
He was considered the highest-paid athlete in the world for the last two years until American boxer Floyd Mayweather dethroned him this year. Read more
Julen Lopetegui has been officially unveiled as the new manager of Real Madrid after he was sacked by Spain on eve of the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
The Spanish Football Federation (SFF) sacked Lopetegui on Wednesday after he was announced as next Real Madrid coach on Tuesday despite having committed his future to Spain’s national team by signing a deal until 2020. Read more
Mystic Marcus, the psychic pig that predicted President Donald Trump’s victory, has picked Nigeria, Argentina as semi-finalists for the 2018 World Cup.
The 8-year-old psychic pig has a history of sniffing out winners. So far, it has had a 100 per cent track record of accurately predicting sports results according to his owner Juliette Stevens.
The black micro pig had previously guessed the winner of the 2014 World Cup and the Wimbledon tennis finals by picking apples. It even predicted Brexit and that Donald Trump would win the US presidential election.
Now Mystic Marcus is putting his skills to the test once more by forecasting the semi-finalists for this summer’s World Cup in Russia. Read more
SUNDAY “Mhofu” Chidzambwa is reportedly set for a sensational return to the Dynamos technical bench, in a set-up that would also include former Highlanders coach Rahman Gumbo as assistant coach.
Informed sources yesterday told NewsDaySport that the Glamour Boys’ new executive committee want to rope in the veteran coach to be the club’s technical adviser to the technical team bench led by the returning coach Lloyd Mutasa. Read more