Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Sport

October 20, 2021

Man City hammer Club Brugge 5-1

2020/2021 UEFA Champions League runners-up Manchester City produced a clinical performance to dismantle hosts Club Brugge 5-1 in Belgium.

October 20, 2021

Liverpool beat Atletico Madrid 3-2, Griezmann sees red

Antoine Griezmann scored twice but was sent off for Atletico Madrid as they fell to a 3-2 Champions League Group B defeat to Liverpool.

October 20, 2021

Vinicius double helps Real Madrid to 5-0 win at Shakhtar

Real Madrid’s Vinicius Jr scored twice to lead them to a 5-0 win at Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday as they put behind them their home defeat by Sheriff Tiraspol.

October 20, 2021

Champions League: Ajax thrash Dortmund 4-0

Ajax Amsterdam produced a dominant showing to rout Borussia Dortmund 4-0 on Tuesday and keep up their 100 per cent record in the Champions League.

October 20, 2021

Mbappe-Messi goals earn PSG comeback win against Leipzig

Paris St Germain’s Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi found their groove as they inspired their side to a 3-2 comeback victory at home to RB Leipzig.

October 20, 2021

Sixty-eight per cent of players fully vaccinated: EPL

The English Premier League confirmed on Tuesday that 68 per cent of its players have now been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

October 19, 2021

National Youth Games: Sports ministry to use NIN to fight age-cheats

Youth and sports minister Sunday Dare says NIMC registration will be a requirement going forward.

Minister of youth and sports development Sunday Dare (Credit: Twitter)
October 19, 2021

Ex-Super Eagles coach cautions against fan violence in domestic league

“Fans need to understand that they can’t win every match. Losing is also part of the game,” Eguavoen said.

October 19, 2021

EPL: Crystal Palace drop points against mid-table rivals Arsenal

Arsenal scored a last ditch equaliser to deny hard fighting Crystal Palace maximum points in Monday’s Premier League match at the Emirates.

October 19, 2021

National Youth Games: Lagos upstage Kwara to win table tennis gold

Abdulbaasit Abdulfatai of Kwara had rallied to grab a 2-2 stalemate after falling to Mathew Kuti of Lagos in the first two sets in the finals of the table tennis event.