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China Firm to Refund $12 million After France World Cup Win

China Firm to Refund $12 million After France World Cup Win

A Chinese kitchen appliance maker is paying out up to 79 million yuan (£8.9 million) in refunds to its customers. The company vowed last month that it would do so if France won the football World Cup competition. Vatti Corp Ltd, based in China’s south-eastern province of Guangdong, said early on Monday on its official […]

World Cup Winners’ Trophy on Display At Exhibition Sunday in Moscow

The FIFA World Football Museum exhibition will present the 2018 FIFA World Cup winners’ trophy for the entire day of Sunday in Moscow. It will be displayed alongside the replica of the Jules Rimet Cup, the trophy that was first presented to winners in 1930 when the competition started. The exhibition, known as “The History […]

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World Cup: Brazil, Others Jostle For Semi-Final Tickets

As the quarter-final matches of the ongoing World Cup kick off on Friday at the different venues in Russia, concerned football fans and neutrals would be guaranteed nothing, but spectacular football. If the Round of 16 matches were action-packed, the expected brilliance from the upcoming quarter-final pairings would without any iota of a doubt, provide […]

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Chukwu Advises Nigeria’s Super Eagles On Team Spirit In Clash With Argentina

  Former coach of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Christian Chukwu, has urged the Super Eagles to exhibit team spirit to overcome Argentina on June 26 at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia. Chukwu, who gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday, said that team spirit […]

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Fans Floods Saint Petersburg For Super Eagles, La Albiceleste Match

  The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Monday said that Saint Petersburg, the town hosting the all-important match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the La Albiceleste of Argentina had been flooded with fans from both countries. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the grudge match between the two football powerhouses will […]

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‘It Will Be Fire-Fire Against Argentina’ – Says Musa

Ahmed Musa, Super Eagles two goals hero in Nigeria’s defeat of Iceland at Volgograd, on Friday said the game against Argentina will be a tough one for the opponents. Musa told journalists at a post-match conference in Volgograd after the Eagles won the all important match that made Nigeria to remain in contention for the […]

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Russia 2018: A Review Of The Performance Of African Teams So Far

There have been exceptional performances at the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia but the African teams have not particularly had a bright start to their campaign in the 21st edition of the Coupe de Mundial. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that all five participating African teams with the exception of Senegal […]

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Stressed Messi Enduring a World Cup of Nightmares

As an excited Diego Maradona twirled his shirt from the stands and thousands of Argentina fans bayed before kickoff against Croatia, Lionel Messi was seen rubbing his forehead in stress. He managed just 20 touches in the first half, the fewest of any Argentina player, and trudged off uncomfortably. Yet worse was to follow in […]

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