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Messi’s Contract Renewal Going Well’- Robert Fernandez

Barcelona’s first-team secretary, Robert Fernandez has disclosed that talks over a new contract for Lionel Messi were progressing “very, very well.” Fernandez said there was no doubt that Messi, playmaker Andres Iniesta and goalkeeper, Marc-Andre Stegen will all tie themselves to the club. The latest reports in Catalonia claim that …

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FIFA Rankings: Nigeria Starts 2017 Among Yop 50 Teams

Nigeria’s Super Eagles are starting the year as the 50th placed team in the FIFA World Rankings. According to the rankings table on the website of the world football governing body on Thursday, Nigeria broke into the first 50 by displacing Burkina Faso who went down by three spots.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         …

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Former Chelsea Player, Claude Makelele Joins Swansea As Assistant Manager

Premier League strugglers, Swansea City have announced that former Chelsea player, Claude Makelele has joined their coaching staff as assistant manager. Swansea who have sacked two managers this season, recently appointed Paul Clement as their new head coach. Paul Clement and Makelele have a working relationship with the pair having …

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