Andrea Pirlo's Players Are Struggling To Adapt Without Ronaldo

Italian outlet Corriere via SunSport is claiming that the manager’s honeymoon period is over as players are finding it difficult to adapt with the tactician’s strategy without striker Ronaldo. The Portuguese star was missing in their 1-1 draw away at Benevento as the reigning champions failed to hold onto their lead. Juventus dropped points yet again on the night the side was deeply frustrated with Alvaro Morata also receiving a red card after full time of the encounter for verbally insulting the referee. Top football manager attacks Messi, claims he has no passion for football when compared to Maradona After the match, Pirlo said there was the urgent need to rest Ronaldo as the player is exhausted with the number of matches he played in recent times. He said: "Already Wednesday in the Champions League he had a problem, but he had decided to play, It’s normal for someone to get tired and rest. "This time it was Ronaldo’s turn, others next. Ronaldo is an added value, but when

Court Orders Immediate Release Of Orji Uzor Kalu

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered for the immediate release of former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu from the custody of the Nigerian Correctional Service in Kuje, Abuja.

Kalu was sentenced to 12 years in prison last December for looting N7.65billion belonging to Abia State. But on Friday, May 8, the Supreme Court nullified the conviction, stating that the Federal High Court in Lagos acted without jurisdiction when it convicted Kalu, his firm, Slok Nigeria Limited and former Director of Finance in Abia State, Jones Udeogu.

On Tuesday, May 12, Kalu, through his counsel Lateef Fagbemi filed an application before the Federal High Court in Lagos seeking his immediate release from the custody of the Nigerian Correctional Service.

Justice Mohammad Liman granted the lawmaker’s application today, June 2.