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Michael Carrick Announces Retirement To Make Move Into Coaching

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has announced his intention to retire from playing football at the end of the 2017/18 season. The 36-year-old made the announcement at United's press conference on Monday ahead of the Champions League last-16, second-leg match against Sevilla. “There comes a time when, as much as you like or don't like it, your body tells you it's time to stop playing football. That's pretty much where I'm at, which is fine. It's something you have to accept. That's where I'm at,” he said.…

Rohr Invites Mikel, Moses, Iwobi, 25 Others For Poland, Serbia Friendlies

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr has named his invited team to battle Poland, Serbia in two header friendlies ahead of this summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia. Captain Mikel John Obi and Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses were listed in his 28–man squad to face the European teams. Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi, despite the Gunner’s poor form, also made the list. The match between Eagles and the Senior National Team of Poland will be played on 23rd March at the 43,000 – capacity Municipal Stadium in Wrocław, Poland. The three…

Miss Aviation African Beauty Pageant Debuts In Nigeria

The aviation industry is set to witness a re-branding with the introduction of “Miss Aviation African Beauty Pageant”. Organiser of the pageant, Mr Ossai Ilome, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja that the pageant scheduled to hold in June, was designed to change the labour dynamics in the Aviation sector in favour of local content. Ilome also said that the pageant would be used to create a platform to engage relevant stakeholders towards improving business environment for operators of airlines and also…