Gareth Bale scored two goals – including a stunning overhead kick – as Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win the Champions League for the third year in a row. A bizarre Loris Karius mistake allowed Karim Benzema to score the opener early in the second half but Liverpool, who lost PFA Player of the Year ..
Rwanda partners with Premier League football club Arsenal The three-year deal will also see ‘Visit Rwanda’ become Arsenal’s official Tourism Partner. The Rwanda Development Board, through its subsidiary, the Rwandan Convention Bureau, has become Arsenal’s first official sleeve partner as part of the country’s drive to become a leading global tourist destination. View image on ..
Arsenal are set to appoint Unai Emery as their new manager. Manchester City assistant manager and former Gunners captain Mikel Arteta was strong favourite to succeed Arsene Wenger. Emery emerged as the unanimous choice following a recruitment process in which all candidates were spoken to. The 46-year-old Spaniard is available after leaving Paris St-Germain where he won ..
Ghana Coach Kwesi Appiah says his decision not to invite Captain Asamoah Gyan and the Ayew brothers for the Black Stars upcoming double-header friendlies against Japan is to make way for newcomers. According to him, he holds no grudges with the aforementioned players and that he only failed to invite them just to assess the ..
Betway Ghana Brand Ambassador, Stephen Appiah has returned to Ghana after a week-long visit to English Premier League Club West Ham United. Earlier this year Betway announced a partnership with the former skipper of the Ghana Black Stars. At the announcement, Betway Ghana hinted that the partnership deal was not solely for Betway’s benefit but ..
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah won the Premier League’s Player of the Season award – on the day he set a record for most goals in a 38-game season. The 25-year-old Egypt international scored his 32nd goal of the campaign in the 4-0 win over Brighton at Anfield. Salah beat the record he was sharing with Alan Shearer, Cristiano ..
Morocco will complete many of the plans in its 2026 World Cup bid even if they do not host the finals. The Moroccan bid is up against a joint one from USA, Mexico and Canada, with Fifa’s members voting on 13 June. Hicham El Amrani, Morocco’s bid chief, insisted its plans will carry on ..
Serena Williams has withdrawn from this month’s Italian Open, five days after opting out of the WTA event in Madrid. The decision puts in doubt her participation at the French Open, which begins on 27 May. Williams is a four-time winner of the Rome event, which takes place from 14-20 May. She withdrew from the ..
Thirteen-year-old Marylove Edwards from Nigeria is tipped for future international success by top tennis coach Nick Bollettieri. BBC Sport Africa met the teenager, who some are calling the “Nigerian Serena”. Source: BBC
Wales manager Ryan Giggs says he is praying that his former club manager Sir Alex Ferguson can recover from a brain haemorrhage. Ferguson, 76, remains in intensive care after emergency surgery on Saturday. The Scot gave a 17-year-old Giggs his Manchester United debut in 1991 and he starred in all 13 of Ferguson’s Premier League ..