Iceland pulled off one of the greatest shocks in European Championship history when they recovered to beat England 2-1 in their last 16 clash on Monday and will now face hosts France in the quarter-finals.
In what seems like a major boost for local football in Nigeria, former national team captain Joseph Yobo, who has played for Fenerbahce and Everton is set to play in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) for the remaining twelve matches of the season.
Lionel Messi is now Argentina's all-time leading scorer with 55 goals, overtaking Gabriel Batistuta as his nation's top scorer after leading his country to a 4-0 win over U.S in the Copa America semi finals.
The Circuit Court in Accra has adjourned the theft and assault case involving former Black Stars defender, John Paintsil to Tuesday, June 14, 2016 after the prosecution failed to produce the case docket in court on Monday.
A host of football stars including Leo Messi, Neymar, Luis Suarez, Eden Hazard, Andrés Iniesta, Didier Drogba and Arda Turan have been listed to feature in Samuel Eto’o's charity match in Antalaya, Turkey on 16 July.
Cristiano Ronaldo has become the top earning athlete in the world after making £61million last year alone beating long-term leader Floyd Mayweather Jnr into first place. The retired boxer, who fought just once within the last 12 months, earned £30million.
Ghana's Sulley Ali Muntari has apologised to the country and the Ghana Football Association (GFA) for his part in the incidents which marred the country’s participation in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.