Manchester United vs Liverpool.
Manchester United and Liverpool have confirmed that their premier league encounter has been rescheduled to Sunday, October 20.
United will now host Liverpool at Old Trafford on the Sunday with a 4.30pm kick-off.
The fixture was originally scheduled for a 5.30pm kick-off on Saturday, October 19.
Following the clash, Liverpool travel to Genk in the Champions League, while United will face an away game in the Europa League group stage on the Thursday given Manchester City’s home clash with Atalanta in the same week.
Our Old Trafford clash with Liverpool has been rescheduled for Sunday 20 October, with kick-off at 16:30 … >>> Read Full Story
Europa League runners-up Arsenal and semi-finalists Eintracht Frankfurt were grouped together in the draw for this season’s competition, which was held in Monaco on Friday.
Arsenal’s Spanish head coach Unai Emery gestures on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 12, 2018. / AFP PHOTO
Frankfurt and Arsenal, who lost to winners Chelsea in the semis and final respectively last season, were joined by Belgian side Standard Liege and Portugal’s Vitoria SC in Group F.
Manchester United, winners of the competition in 2017, will have a lot of travelling to … >>> Read Full Story
A former Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Reps), Rt. Hon. Suleiman Abdulrahman Kawu Sumaila has called on the Presidency and the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to urgently probe the circumstances that led to the party losing the seat of Sumaila/Takai Federal Constituency at the elections tribunal on Friday.
The elections tribunal sitting in Kano on Friday ruled that the APC did not have a candidate for Sumaila/Takai
Constituency during the National Assembly elections held in February.
The tribunal, which based its ruling on the Supreme Court judgment that affirmed Shamsuddeen Dambazau as the APC … >>> Read Full Story
Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State
Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle was said to have wept as two policemen attached to his convoy died in an accident on their way from Abuja.
The deceased are Police Inspector, Aminu Usman and Sgt. Nura Mohammed.
Yusuf Idris, the Director-General on Press Affairs to the governor said in Gusau, the State capital that the accident occurred on the Funtua/Gusau road at about 6pm on Thursday.
Idris said that the deceased had escorted the governor to Abuja on a five day official trip.
According to him, while they were returning with the governor, one of the vehicles in the … >>> Read Full Story
By EKAETTE BASSEY
Not every young man in teenage years or twenties, who owns a car has a palatable story to tell after a run-in with the police, who considers most young men of that age bracket Internet fraudsters or Yahoo Yahoo boys but for video skits comedian Onoruvie Godswill Enweroghene popularly known as Brother Solomon it was a different kettle of fish altogether.
What could have turned out to be an unpleasant experience became a memory he would not only forget but one that would spur him to strive for greater heights in his chosen career.
“ I never knew the Police … >>> Read Full Story
Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, has described teammate, Frenkie de Jong as a ‘talented player’.
He also said that the 22-year-old midfielder will contribute a lot to Ernesto Valverde’s side this season.
Messi said this shortly after winning the 2018/19 UEFA Best Forward award at the UEFA Player of the Year award on Thursday.
Asked how he feels to have De Jong, who won the 2018/19 UEFA Best Midfielder award, as a teammate in Barcelona, Messi was quoted by UEFA as telling reporters: “It’s amazing having De Jong in our team.
“He played really well last season, in both his domestic league and especially in the … >>> Read Full Story
Oliver Kahn: To become Bayern CEO in 2022
German champions Bayern Munich announced a change of guard on Friday with former captain Oliver Kahn returning as a board member next year and as CEO in 2022.
Long-time president Uli Hoeness announced his retirement after almost half a century at the club as a player, general director and president on the same day the Bavarians appointed another successful former player to succeed current CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.
Kahn, nicknamed ‘the Titan’ who won eight league titles between 1994 and 2008 with the Bavarians, signed a five-year contract after the board voted unanimously in favour of the move … >>> Read Full Story