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Manchester United player Jesse Lingard agrees loan deal with West Ham till end of season

  Out of favour Manchester United midefielder, Jesse Lingard has agreed a loan move to West Ham. Negotiations between Manchester United and West Ham nearly hit the rocks on Thursday , January 28 with United asking for a £1.5million loan fee plus Lingard's £80,000-a-week wages for the rest of the season according to the Daily Mail UK. As West Ham baulked over the fee, United took the step of informing other clubs that Lingard was still available but West Ham manager David Moyes has now agreed to pay the fee and the attacking midfielder will join the club on loan till the end of the season.   Lingard has struggled for game time under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this season but Moyes, who knows the 24-cap England midfielder from his time at Old Trafford, believes he can rejuvenate his form. 

BREAKING! Lionel Messi To Stay At Barcelona (Full Story)

Lionel Messi intends to stay at Barcelona despite this week’s public row with sporting director Eric Abidal. Sources close to the 32-year-old have assured Sky Sports News that he is not thinking of leaving the Nou Camp this summer and remains determined to see out his current contract at the very least. Messi’s deal runs until 2021 and he is open to discussing an extension, although the forward is in no rush and would prefer to do so on a rolling year-by-year basis. Barcelona, however, would want to talk about another multi-year deal and hope to sit down with  Messi’s father and agent Jorge in the upcoming months. Although the spat with Abidal has provoked reports in England, Italy, France and even Argentina that Messi could move to one of these countries, there has been scarcely any mention in Spain’s top publications that a summer departure is on the cards. Sky Sports News has been told that, as captain, Messi felt compelled to speak out in defence of himself and the tea

Super Eagles Release New Kit Says It Was Inspired By Traditional Agbada Design (Photos)

Super Eagles in any moment will be wearing new jerseys for the execution of their international outings.  The last design was accepted globally and was named the best kit of the Russia 2018 World Cup. And after almost two years, the three-time African champions are making a U-turn on a new kind of mind blowing green and white jersey. The home kit design is a fusion of traditional aesthetic of an  agbada  robe with a mixture of modern western design. While the away kit which will be worn be Nigerian stars in their away matches is inspired by ‘Onaism’ which mean pulling out. Broader collection of Super Eagles apparel includes a poncho, vest, dress, and more. Fans have been going crazy on social media about the new jersey with Super Eagles faithfuls going crazy. One fan said:- “nikefootball is doing a great job with the super eagles of Nigeria’s jersey.. Nice one lads hope we win trophies with this jersey.” Another added: “This new Super Eagles jersey is d*mn b

Ex-Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand excited to visit Nigeria again

Ex-Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand is excited to be in Lagos again ahead of his visit on Thursday, January 30, 2020.  Ferdinand is visiting Lagos for a series of events by a beer brand which he represents.  In a  Twitter  post, the 41-year-old expressed how excited he was with his next visit which was in December 2018 and how much he enjoyed it.  “ The last time I came to Lagos, it was such a vibrant city man ,” the former defender said.  “ Lagos, there is so much going on, there is so much going on, there are so many people and most importantly everyone loves football .”  Ferdinand is visiting Lagos for the Pan-African Finale of the Guinness Night Football campaign on Friday, January 31 which will also have celebrity artistes like  Davido ,  Sauti Sol  of Kenya,  Bebe Cool  of Uganda,  Salatiel  of Cameroun. Rio Ferdinand's last visit to Lagos was in December 2018 This will be Ferdinand’s third visit to Nigeria. He first came in 2018 on a two-day

BREAKING NEWS! Man United Agree Deal With Sporting Lisbon For Fernandes

Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign Portugal midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon. United will pay an initial fee of around 55m euros (£47m) for the 25-year-old, though add-ons could increase the overall cost to 80m euros (£67.6m). Fernandes’ move is subject to a medical and the agreement of personal terms. The two clubs have been negotiating throughout the transfer window with a breakthrough made on Tuesday amid reports of interest from Barcelona. United, linked with the 25-year-old last summer, initially refused to meet Sporting’s demand for 80m euros up front. For the Portuguese club to receive the full amount, a series of conditions must be met – including United’s qualification for the Champions League. United would pay an additional 5m euros (£4.2m) if they achieve Champions League qualification, with a further 5m euros subject to player participation. The remaining payment of 15m euros (£12.6m) is based on individual player prizes. Fernandes