Nigeria vs Benin Republic: Rohr set to start Akpeyi in 2021 AFCON qualifier

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has dropped a huge hint, that he will start Daniel Akpeyi, in their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Benin Republic on Wednesday. Rohr invited three goalkeepers – Akpeyi, Katsina United’s Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Fortuna Dusseldorf’s Maduka Okoye – for the […]

Jurgen Klopp calls for VAR improvements at coaches’ conference

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has used a UEFA coaches’ conference to call for change to the VAR system. A host of leading European managers attended the summit at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland, including Klopp and Manchester City rival Pep Guardiola. Guardiola was left fuming after Liverpool’s VAR-assisted 3-1 defeat of his side on […]

What Arsenal chiefs told staff about Unai Emery’s future on Monday

Arsenal have publicly backed under-fire manager, Unai Emery, the UK Mirror reports. This happened on Monday, when the club’s head of football Raul Sanllehi and managing director, Vinai Venkatesham, met staff at a pre-planned get together for 200 staff. They admitted that they do “need to improve” but still “firmly […]