Monday 22 October, 2018
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Usain Bolt gets a contract with Central Coast Mariners

Usain Bolt gets a contract with Central Coast Mariners Sprint legend Usain Bolt will live his dream as a footballer after all. Reports said Australia’s Central Coast Mariners have offered him a contract. However, Mariners’ coach said he...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 22nd, 2018
Lopetegui and Real Madrid president Florentino: fans want Florentino sacked for poor run

Lopetegui and Real Madrid president Florentino: fans want Florentino sacked for poor run Amid the sprawl of headlines calling for Julen Lopetegui to be sacked by Real Madrid on Sunday, Diario AS ran an online poll: who is more guilty, the coach...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 21st, 2018
Leo Messi: suffers fracture in his right arm and will be missing for three weeks

Leo Messi: suffers fracture in his right arm and will be missing for three weeks Tests carried out by FC Barcelona doctors on Leo Messi, their most valuable player and captain have confirmed that he has a fracture of the radial bone in his right...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 21st, 2018
Eden Hazard

Eden Hazard LONDON — Eden Hazard can win the Ballon d’Or without leaving Chelsea to join Real Madrid, according to Maurizio Sarri. Hazard reiterated at the start of the international break that joining Madrid remains his “dream”...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 20th, 2018
Aruna Quadri: knocked out by 18 year-old Jha

Aruna Quadri: knocked out by 18 year-old Jha African and Nigerian champion, Aruna Quadri has been knocked out of Liebherr 2018 ITTF Men’s World Cup in Paris. He lost his two matches in Group B on Friday to miss qualifying for the last 16. He...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 19th, 2018
Ons Jabeur: sets record as the first Tunisian to make WTA finals

Ons Jabeur: sets record as the first Tunisian to make WTA finals Qualifier Ons Jabeur became the first Tunisian player to reach a WTA final when she beat fifth seed Anastasija Sevastova 6-3 3-6 6-3 at the Kremlin Cup on Friday. She had already...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 19th, 2018
Nigeria to participate in World U-19 Boys Championship

Nigeria to participate in World U-19 Boys Championship The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) on Friday approved the qualification of Nigeria’s U-19 boys national team to the World Championship in Tunisia in 2019. The FIVB Vice-President,...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 19th, 2018
UEFA bans Rubin Kazan for two years from European competitions

UEFA bans Rubin Kazan for two years from European competitions UEFA has banned Russian football club Rubin Kazan from European competitions for one year. The governing body of European football said in a statement that the suspension of Rubin...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018
Mourinho in focus as English Premier League returns

Mourinho in focus as English Premier League returns When Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho returns on Saturday to Stamford Bridge to face former club Chelsea, much would not have changed about him regarding his recent comments. He had...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018
Arsene Wenger: says he will be back coaching in January 2019

Arsene Wenger: says he will be back coaching in January 2019 Arsene Wenger has indicated he will be back in football management at the start of 2019, but he did not disclose where it will be. “I believe that I’ll start again on January 1,”...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018