Breaking: Nigeria, Ex-Everton And Middlesbrough Striker, Yakubu Aiyegbeni Retires From Football At 35

Former Nigeria international striker, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, has retired from football at the age of 35. In almost a decade in English football, between January 2003 and June 2012, Yakubu scored 114 times in 293 league appearances, mostly in the top flight, reports BBC Sport. He averaged nearly a goal every other game at Portsmouth, Middlesbrough, […]

Sports Diplomacy: Football Fans Using Banners at Matches to Score Political Points

From demanding the return of the Parthenon marbles to highlighting the horror of the Warsaw uprising, football enthusiasts have been using banners at matches to gain political points. While it is common thinking that Donald Trump may soon have the opportunity to frown at the  #Takeaknee protests  in 280 characters, some American sports enthusiasts have been left complaining that […]