In the summer of 2012, Paul Pogba moved from Manchester United to Juventus. The Italian side snapped up the young midfielder for mere pennies after United allowed his contract to run out. Now, the talented Frenchman is worth over €40m, and the likes of Arsenal and Chelsea are willing to pay high prices to woo Pogba back to England, should Juventus no longer be able to keep him.
In less than 24 hours, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will confront the Walia Ibex (Black Lions) of Ethiopia in a crucial African playoff match for 2014 FIFA World Cup scheduled to take place in South American nation of Brazil.
Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro caused a major upset at the Shanghai Masters Saturday with a stunning straight sets victory over newly crowned world number one, Rafael Nadal, while defending champion Novak Djokovic moved into the final with a 6-2 7-5 victory over seventh seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
The Nigeria Women's Professional League board is expected to announce new date for the proposed Super Six final billed for the Samson Siasia Stadium, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State from October 20 to 26 due to international engagement by various categories of Nigeria national teams.
The Super Eagles on Friday evening rounded off their training ahead of the crucial last round, first leg World Cup qualifier against the Waylan Antelopes of Ethiopia in Abuja and promptly got a message from one their greatest benefactors in the national team rebirth process, Governor Liyel Imoke of Cross River State.