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FIFA bans Nyantakyi for life; fines him CHF500,000 for breaches

Source: Ghana|Myjoyonline.com|Nathan Gadugah The former Ghana Football Association President Kwesi Nyantakyi has been banned for life from all football-related activities. He has also been fined 500,000 Swiss Francs for various breaches of FIFA’s ethics as well as conflict of interest. The ruling contained in a statement issued by FIFA, Tuesday, follows …

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Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli signs new contract until 2024

      Dele Alli Source: Wires Tottenham’s England midfielder Dele Alli has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club until 2024. The 22-year-old joined Spurs from MK Dons for £5m in 2015 and has scored 48 goals in 153 competitive matches. He has played in six Premier League …

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Leicester helicopter crash: Mahrez dedicates Man City goal to Foxes owner

Riyad Mahrez celebrates by pointing to the sky after giving Manchester City the lead against Tottenham after just six minutes at Wembley. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Source: BBC Manchester City forward Riyad Mahrez said Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was “like a dad to me” after dedicating his match-winning goal against Tottenham to the Leicester owner …

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Jordan Ayew determined to end Palace goal drought

  Crystal Palace striker Jordan Ayew is confident he will soon find himself on the scoresheet after a difficult start to the season. The 27-year-old who joined Palace from Swansea in the summer is yet to find the back of the net despite making seven appearances in all competitions. “The …

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Real Madrid sack head coach Julen Lopetegui

Julen Lopetegui Source: BBC Real Madrid have sacked Julen Lopetegui as manager after four and a half months in charge at the Bernabeu. The Spaniard succeeded Zinedine Zidane in June but the crushing 5-1 loss to Barcelona in El Clasico on Sunday was their fifth loss in six games. Real, Champions League winners for the …

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African tributes for Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez (left) was one of the players to pay tribute to late Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha Source: BBC Leicester City’s African players have been reacting to the death of the club’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha who was killed in a helicopter crash on Saturday. The Thai billionaire was one …

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Amartey learned of Leicester City owner’s death after surgery

Daniel Amartey broke his left ankle Source: Ghana/Joy Sports ful” surgery. The Leicester City right-back suffered a sickening injury in stoppage time during the 1-1 draw with West Ham as he appeared to break his ankle. That has not been confirmed in the aftermath of the devastating events which followed as …

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Ronaldo: I left Real Madrid because of president Florentino Pérez

Cristiano Ronaldo in happier times with Real Madrid’s president, Florentino Pérez, after signing a contract extension in 2016. Photograph: Gerard Julien/AFP/Getty Images Source: The Guardian Cristiano Ronaldo believes the Real Madrid president, Florentino Pérez, only ever saw him as a means of making money and has said the deterioration of their relationship …

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SCOREBOARD: Results from top European leagues

Source: Ghana/Joy Sports ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE MATCHDAY 10 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 – 0 Wolverhampton Wanderers Fulham 0 – 3 AFC Bournemouth Liverpool 4 – 1 Cardiff City Southampton 0 – 0 Newcastle United Watford 3 – 0 Huddersfield Town Leicester City 1 – 1 West Ham United Burnley 0 …

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Man United return to winning ways with victory against Everton

Manchester United celebrate Anthony Martial’s goal. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Source: Wires Manchester United edged past Everton to move to within five points of the Premier League’s top four. Jose Mourinho’s side were second best throughout Tuesday’s 1-0 Champions League defeat by Juventus but climbed up two places to eighth after victory …

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