Ghanaian referree banned for 6 years for match fixing 

by Staff Writeron January 16, 2018
FIFA slams 6-year on Ghana’s Lamptey for match-fixing World football governing body, FIFA, on Monday banned Joseph Lamptey of Ghana for six years for match-fixing. A FIFA investigation linked the referee accused of match-fixing a World Cup qualifier to “numerous publicly documented scandals” since 2010. FIFA investigators said Lamptey had “a history of being suspended […]

Benfica set to sign Nigeria’s Tyronne Ebuehi

by Staff Writeron January 16, 2018
Super Eagles defender Tyronne Ebuehi is on the verge of joining Portuguese champions, Benfica. According to reports, Ebuehi was scheduled to be presented to the public after he passed a medical. Ebuehi, 22, has attracted interest from some of Europe’s top clubs like Olympiacos and Anderlecht as well as English Championship side Norwich City. His […]

Nigerian born Akanji signs 4-year Borussia Dortmund deal 

by Staff Writeron January 16, 2018
Borussia Dortmund have confirmed the arrival of defender Manuel Akanji from Basel on a four-and-a-half-year contract. The Nigerian-born 22-year-old has attracted interest from a number of European clubs this month, having also been tipped to join Premier League sides Liverpool and Manchester United. Dortmund were always seen as favourites to land Akanji, however, and the […]