Daily Archives: June 27, 2020

Shooting Stars reject NNL season cancellation

Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) have rejected the cancellation of the 2019/2020 Nigeria National League season (NNL) by the League Management Company. In a statement by the Media Officer, Tosin Omojola, the Ibadan based club also called on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to allow justice and fairness prevail in …

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Espanyol sack third coach of the season

Struggling Espanyol said on Saturday they have sacked coach Abelardo Fernandez, the third manager they have dispensed with this season, as they fight to extend their 26-year stay in LaLiga. Fernandez was appointed in December after David Gallego and Pablo Machin were each dismissed but despite a positive start since …

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Mickelson leads Travelers in search of 45th PGA Tour title

Phil Mickelson, making his first US PGA Tour start since turning 50, fired a seven-under-par 63 on Friday to seize the lead in the Travelers Championship in Connecticut. The five-time major winner was the star of a marquee group that also featured world No 1 Rory McIlroy and Bryson DeChambeau, …

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Hamilton blasts ‘ignorant’ Ecclestone over racist view

World champion Lewis Hamilton labelled Bernie Ecclestone as “ignorant and uneducated” after the former F1 supremo claimed that “black people are sometimes more racist than white”. Ecclestone, who was F1 supremo for four decades, had been asked to comment on Hamilton’s recent anti-racism initiatives. While praising the six-time world champion …

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Ghana’s assault, and Ajimobi’s exit

Nigerians are among the most patriotic citizens you could ever find on the planet. Their closest neighbour, Ghana just discovered that when the pride of Nigeria is at stake Nigerians could truly rally. Early last week; unidentified Ghanaians violated Nigeria’s sovereignty when the chancery of our High Commission in Accra …

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