[SPORTS-NEWS]: NFF PRESIDENT PINNICK, FOUR OTHERS CHARGED WITH $8,400, N4BN FRAUD

THE PRESIDENT OF THE NIGERIA FOOTBALL FEDERATION, MR AMAJU PINNICK, AND FOUR OTHER OFFICERS OF THE FEDERATION HAVE BEEN CHARGED BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WITH AN ALLEGED MISAPPROPRIATION OF $8,400 SAID TO HAVE BEEN PAID BY FIFA TO THE NFF. IT WAS ALLEGED THAT THE MONEY WAS PAID BY FIFA TO THE NFF AS NIGERIA’S APPEARANCE FEES IN THE GROUP STATE OF THE BRAZIL 2014 WORLD CUP. THE FIVE DEFENDANTS WERE ALSO ACCUSED OF “MOVING…

"[SPORTS-NEWS]: NFF PRESIDENT PINNICK, FOUR OTHERS CHARGED WITH $8,400, N4BN FRAUD"

[SPORTS-NEWS]: TIGER WOODS TO RECEIVE THE PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM WHEN HE VISITS PRESIDENT TRUMP NEXT WEEK.

AMERICAN GOLF CHAMPION, TIGER WOODS, WHO WON HIS FIFTH MASTERS LAST MONTH IS SET TO RECEIVE THE PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM WHEN HE VISITS PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP AT THE WHITE HOUSE NEXT WEEK. ACCORDING TO CNN, TIGER WOODS WILL VISIT THE WHITE HOUSE NEXT WEEK, WHERE HE WILL BE AWARDED THE PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM BY PRESIDENT TRUMP. BUT THE CEREMONY’S EXACT DATE NEXT WEEK IS UNKNOWN. AFTER WOODS WON THE FIFTH MASTERS TITLE, TRUMP…

"[SPORTS-NEWS]: TIGER WOODS TO RECEIVE THE PRESIDENTIAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM WHEN HE VISITS PRESIDENT TRUMP NEXT WEEK."

[SPORTS-NEWS]: BARCELONA LEGEND XAVI ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM FOOTBALL.

  SPAIN AND BARCELONA LEGEND, XAVI, HAS ANNOUNCED HE WILL RETIRE FROM FOOTBALL AT THE END OF THE SEASON AFTER A STUNNING CAREER. THE 39-YEAR-OLD WHO CURRENTLY PLAYS FOR AL SADD IN QATAR MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT TODAY. ‘THIS IS MY LAST SEASON AS A PLAYER, BUT I’M LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS FOR ME AS A COACH,’ HE SAID IN A STATEMENT. ‘MY PHILOSOPHY AS A COACH REFLECTS THE STYLE WE DEVELOPED…

"[SPORTS-NEWS]: BARCELONA LEGEND XAVI ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM FOOTBALL."

[SPORTS]: MANCHESTER UNITED LEGEND NICKY BUTT ARRESTED AFTER ‘ASSAULTING A WOMAN’.

  MANCHESTER UNITED LEGEND NICKY BUTT ARRESTED AFTER ‘ASSAULTING A WOMAN’ MANCHESTER UNITED LEGEND AND HEAD OF THE CLUB’S ACADEMY, NICKY BUTT, WAS ON TUESDAY ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF ASSAULT. SPORTSMAIL REPORTED THAT THE 44–YEAR-OLD WAS HELD BY POLICE AT 2PM ON TUESDAY FOLLOWING REPORTS THAT A WOMAN HAD BEEN ASSAULTED, HOURS BEFORE UNITED TOOK ON BARCELONA IN THEIR CRUNCH CHAMPIONS LEAGUE QUARTER-FINAL SECOND LEG. BUTT REMAINED IN CUSTODY INTO THE EVENING AND WAS SET…

"[SPORTS]: MANCHESTER UNITED LEGEND NICKY BUTT ARRESTED AFTER ‘ASSAULTING A WOMAN’."

[SPORTS] : ANTHONY JOSHUA’S OPPONENT JARRELL ‘BIG BABY’ MILLER ‘FAILS DRUGS TEST’.

  BRITISH-NIGERIAN HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION, ANTHONY JOSHUA’S AMERICAN DEBUT IS NOW A DOUBT AFTER HIS SUPPOSED OPPONENT JARRELL ‘BIG BABY’ MILLER WAS REPORTED TO HAVE FAILED A DRUGS TEST. THE 29-YEAR-OLD WAS SCHEDULED TO FIGHT MILLER AT NEW YORK’S MADISON SQUARE GARDEN ON JUNE 1. ESPN, CITING THREE PEOPLE WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE SITUATION, SAID 30-YEAR-OLD MILLER TESTED POSITIVE FOR BANNED MUSCLE GROWTH SUBSTANCE GW1516 ON MARCH 20. A SECOND SAMPLE MAY NOW BE TESTED. THE…

"[SPORTS] : ANTHONY JOSHUA’S OPPONENT JARRELL ‘BIG BABY’ MILLER ‘FAILS DRUGS TEST’."

[SPORTS – NEWS]: BARCELONA LEGEND XAVI , SAYS HE WON’T BE COMING OUT OF RETIREMENT TO PLAY FOR CATALONIA VS VENEZUELA CLASH.

BARCELONA AND SPANISH FOOTBALL LEGEND, XAVI, HAS REVEALED HE WON’T BE COMING OUT OF RETIREMENT TO FEATURE FOR CATALONIA AGAINST VENEZUELA ON MONDAY AS HIS CLUB, AL SADD, DIDN’T ALLOW HIM TO FEATURE. THE 39-YEAR-OLD MIDFIELDER HAD ALREADY PLANNED TO COME OUT OF INTERNATIONAL RETIREMENT FOR THE FIXTURE BUT AL SADD PREVENTED HIM FROM PLAYING FOR CATALONIA, WHICH REPRESENTS THE AUTONOMOUS SPANISH REGION. BUT HIS FORMER TEAM-MATE AT BARCELONA, GERARD PIQUE, HAS COME OUT OF…

"[SPORTS – NEWS]: BARCELONA LEGEND XAVI , SAYS HE WON’T BE COMING OUT OF RETIREMENT TO PLAY FOR CATALONIA VS VENEZUELA CLASH."

[SPORTS-NEWS]: RONALDO FINED 20,000 EUROS FOR MIMICKING SIMEONE CELEBRATION.

CRISTIANO RONALDO WAS FINED 20,000 EUROS ($22,738) BY UEFA ON THURSDAY FOR MIMICKING ATLETICO MADRID COACH DIEGO SIMEONE’S CROTCH-GRABBING CELEBRATION IN JUVENTUS’ CHAMPIONS LEAGUE LAST-16 WIN LAST WEEK. THE 34-YEAR-OLD SCORED A SECOND-LEG HAT-TRICK AS THE ITALIAN CHAMPIONS OVERTURNED A 2-0 FIRST-LEG DEFICIT TO PROGRESS TO THE QUARTER-FINALS. HE REPLICATED SIMEONE’S GESTURE AFTER THE FIRST GAME BY GRASPING HIS GENITALS AND THRUSTING OUT HIS GROIN FOLLOWING HIS TIE-WINNING PENALTY. ARGENTINIAN SIMEONE WAS ALSO FINED 20,000…

"[SPORTS-NEWS]: RONALDO FINED 20,000 EUROS FOR MIMICKING SIMEONE CELEBRATION."

[SPORTS-NEWS]: JOSE MOURINHO REVEALS WHO HE FEELS IS THE MOST VALUABLE PLAYER IN THE WORLD BETWEEN KYLIAN MBAPPE AND NEYMAR.

EX-MANCHESTER UNITED COACH, JOSE MOURINHO, HAS REVEALED WHO THINKS IS THE MOST VALUABLE PLAYER IN THE WORLD BETWEEN PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN TEAMMATES KYLIAN MBAPPE AND NEYMAR. ACCORDING TO THE PORTUGUESE MANAGER, WHO IS CURRENTLY ENJOYING WORKING AS A PUNDIT SINCE HE WAS SACKED BY MANCHESTER UNITED LAST YEAR, HE SAID THERE IS NO OTHER PLAYER WHO HAS MORE THAN MBAPPE IN TERMS OF POTENTIAL. HE TOLD BEIN SPORTS: ‘FOR A PLAYER LIKE MBAPPE, WHEN YOU SPEAK…

"[SPORTS-NEWS]: JOSE MOURINHO REVEALS WHO HE FEELS IS THE MOST VALUABLE PLAYER IN THE WORLD BETWEEN KYLIAN MBAPPE AND NEYMAR."

[Sports Crew]Pascal

Pascal Mbey (aka The Captain) Graduate of Marketing and ventured into sports management, sports marketing and finally put the icing on the cake with Sports Presenting. It has always been about sports but devoted to the beautiful game “Football”. Striving always to get to the top in the Sports Industry and making a big mark that will stand the test of time is what keeps me going. Producer and Co-host of all Sports Shows at…

"[Sports Crew]Pascal"