Arsenal football club announced their next to be director of football operations to be appointed to Richard Garlick, the Premier League’s director of football, which is scheduled to take effect later this year. He is to join Arsenal’s executive team and add expertise to a group that has been light in number during recent months. This means Arsenal will benefit from the services of a qualified solicitor and sports law specialist who possesses clout at the top level as well as a proven track record. Garlick joined the Premier League in 2018 having spent eight years at West Bromwich Albion, where he was director of football administration.
According to an official on Wednesday in Abuja Nigeria will participate in the African Weightlifting Championships slated for April 1 to April 8 at Vacoas in Mauritius. Christopher Nwadei, the Technical Director of Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF), disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), he also noted that the tournament would serve as an Olympic qualifier. “They were in camp in Abuja in December, and they will resume the second phase of the camping programme after the 20th National Sports Festival (NSF) in Edo. “Our target is to win more medals, and gather enough points that will give us the opportunity to feature at the Olympics. The lifters will do their best to make the country proud. “We have been putting up good performances whenever we go out to represe...
Gwamnan jihar Jigawa, Alhaji Badaru Muhammad Abubakar ya ba da kyautar motar bas mai daukar mutane 36 ga kungiyar kwallon kafa ta Jigawa Golden Stars FC. Kyautar ta zo daidai da kudirin da gwamnan ke yi don taimaka wa ƙungiyar wajan kai bantanta a kakar wasan kwallan kafa na kasa. Shugaban kungiyar Abubakar Sadik ya gode wa gwamnan bisa goyon baya da kwarin gwiwa da yake nuna wa kungiyar, sannan ya kara da cewa motar za ta kara musu kwarin gwiwa don cimma kaiwa wani matsayi mai kyau a kakar wasan.
According to the English giants Manchester City football club, reserve goalkeeper Scott Carson, midfielder Cole Palmer and a member of staff have tested positive for COVID-19 virus. Their game at Everton last week was also postponed due to several positive cases in their camp. The Manchester club have joined Newcastle United, Sheffield United and Fulham among those who have suffered virus outbreaks in the past couple of weeks. The Premier League returned 40 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, the highest in a week this season, after two rounds of testing last week.(Reuters/NAN)
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The Nigerian Super Eagles have dropped down three places in latest November ranking published by FIFA on Friday. The team led by Gernot Rohr ranked 32 in the previous ranking but following four unconvincing matches played between October and November 2020 in which the team could not win anyone, they have dropped down the rank and now ranked 35th in the world. But the team however, still remains third in ranking in Africa.
Griezmann in an interview with Jorge Valdano on Movistar+’s Universo Valdano in which he used his first interview since joining Barcelona in the summer of 2019, to ask for time and support from Barcelona fans in his adaptation to life at Camp Nou as well as discussing his relationship with Lionel Messi. Barcelona however responded by posting an image of Griezmann smiling during a training session on its French-language social media account, alongside the message “we are united”.
Gwamnatin jihar Ekiti ta dakatar da nadin Mista Isaac Ayodele a matsayin Shugaban kwamitin wasanni na jihar. Wannan na kunshe ne, a wata wasika da kamfanin dillancin labarai na Najeriya (NAN) ya samu a ranar Asabar a Ado-Ekiti. Wasikar, mai dauke da kwanan watan 19 ga Nuwamba, tare da sa hannun Sakataren Gwamnatin jihar Ekiti (SSG), Mista Biodun Oyebanji, wanda kuma aka aike ta izuwa ga Ayodele a ranar 20 ga Nuwamba. Wasikar wadda ke kunshe da batun sallama tare da bukatar Shugaban kwamin da ya ajiye aikin sa nan take. Sai dai har zuwa yanzu babu wani karin haske kan dalilin sallamar.
An bayyana wasanni a matsayin manyan abubuwan da ke wanzar da zaman lafiya da hadin kai gami da samar da martabar ga kasa. Kwamandan kungiyar MOPOL 9, ACP Shuaibu Bello shine ya bayyana hakan a yayin bude gasar kallon kafa da aka shirya a filin wasa na Kano MOPOL. ACP Bello ya ci gaba da cewa baya ga wannan, wasanni suna kuma taimakawa wajen hada kan kabilu daban-daban tare da kara kulla kyakkyawar dangantaka da juna. Ya kara da cewa gasar za ta bayar da gudummawa wajen karfafa dankon zumunci tsakanin ‘yan sanda da al’ummar jihar kano musamman al'ummar dake zaune a yankunan. Da yake jawabi, wanda ya dauki nauyin gasar, Auwalu Idris, ya ce ya yanke shawarar daukar nauyin gasar ne domin bada gudummawa wajan karfafa dankon zumunci tsakanin ‘yan sanda da al’umma. Rahotanni na nu...
Mr Niyi Alebiosu, the Chairman, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Oyo State Chapter, has been shortlisted into the Media and Publicity Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). His name was amongst the list of names released on Tuesday. According to reports the committee is headed by the Chairperson of Nigeria Women Football League, Mrs Aisha Falode. Included in the committee are a long-time Chairman of Enyimba Football Club of Aba, Chief Felix Anyansi Agwu, the Committee’s Vice Chairman, Alhaji Shuaibu Mungadi, Al Nasiru Zahradeen, Gowon Akpadunor, sports journalists Tony Ubani, Kunle Solaja, Promise Efoghe, Toyin Ibitoye, and Dapo Sotunminu.