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COVID-19: Ibrahimovic given all clear ahead of Milan derby

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is clear of coronavirus after returning two negative tests, his club Milan have confirmed. The 39-year-old striker contracted COVID-19 last month and has missed Milan’s previous four games as a result. Milan, who face Inter in the derby on October 17 after the international break, confirmed Ibrahimovic is now able to leave self-isolation. ALSO READ: Super Eagles slipRead More
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Cavani had other options before accepting ‘incredible’ Man Utd

Edinson Cavani claims he received plenty of offers before accepting the chance to join an “incredible” club in Manchester United. The 33-year-old striker, who left Paris Saint-Germain when his contract expired in June, completed a deadline-day move to United on a one-year deal with the option of a second. The Uruguayan was one of four players to moveRead More
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Uncertainty surrounds Mesut Ozil’s future at Arsenal

Arsenal are yet to meet with midfielder Mesut Özil to discuss terminating his contract, and the German has no interest in doing so. Özil was an integral part of Mikel Arteta’s team before lockdown but has tumbled down the pecking order since and is yet to play a single minute of the current campaign. ThingsRead More
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Bale can aid Tottenham’s league title quest, says agent

Gareth Bale could lead Tottenham Hotspur to the Premier League title, according to the player’s agent. The Welshman left Spurs at the end of the 2012/13 Premier League season. At this point, this was his best season personally. He scored 26 goals from his 44 outings in all competitions, which earned him his record-breaking £80mRead More
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Super Eagles slip to 1-0 defeat against Algeria

The Desert foxes of Algeria came out victorious against the Super Eagles of Nigeria as they secured a 1-0 win in Friday’s international friendly in Austria. An early goal from defender Bensebaini Rami secured the win for Algeria. The match also saw FC Midtjylland midfielder Frank Onyeka and Zaidu Sanusi of FC Porto make theirRead More
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What Super Eagles stars had to say about #ENDSARS trend

Some Super Eagles stars have weighed in on the #ENDSARS trend, showing support for calls for the Special Anti-Robbery Squad to be banned Ahead of their international friendly against Algeria, some have taken to social media to show solidarity with Nigerian youths. Here are some of their tweets The reasons for the #EndSARSProtests have justRead More
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New boss Waldrum drums new agenda for Super Falcons

Newly appointed Super Falcons coach, Randy Waldrum has said his goal is to take the Nigerian team to new heights in women football development. The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF settled for Waldrum to prepare the team for the 2022 Africa Women Cup of Nations and the 2023 World Cup that follows. ALSO READ: WATCH: Ned Nwoko,Read More
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Premier League clubs splurge £1.24bn on signings

Premier League clubs splashed £1.24billion on new signings this summer, in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The figure represents a £160m decrease from last season – but is still £70m more than was spent in the 2016 summer window. Chelsea were the league’s top spenders, splashing £226.1m on fresh talent, including Timo Werner (£45m),Read More
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Podoroska makes French Open history

Nadia Podoroska made history at the French Open yesterday by becoming the first-ever qualifier to reach the women’s singles semifinals at Roland Garros. Ranked 131st in the world, Argentine Podoroska had never beaten a top 50 player coming into the tournament but stunned No.3 seed Elina Svitolina in straight sets — 6-2 6-4. ALSO READ: PremierRead More
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E2%80%95-lyon-president-aulas/ Depay will force Barcelona move in January ― Lyon president Aulas

Memphis Depay will do everything to force a move to Barcelona in January after being left disappointed this month, according to Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas. The Netherlands international was a key target for Barca coach Ronald Koeman as he looked to sign a player capable of playing as a number nine or in supplementary positionsRead More
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End SARS – Alex Iwobi joins campaign, reacts to Nigeria’s 1-0 loss to Algeria

Super Eagles midfielder, Alex Iwobi, has lent his voice to support the ongoing #EndSARS campaign around Nigeria. Iwobi said that Nigeria needs to put an end to police brutality in the country. The Everton star stated this while reacting to Nigeria’s 1-0 friendly defeat against Algeria on Friday night. An early goal from Ramy Bensebaini …
End SARS – Alex Iwobi joins campaign, reacts to Nigeria’s 1-0 loss to Algeria

Nigeria vs Algeria: Belmadi reveals why his team defeated Super Eagles, singles out two players

Algeria head coach, Djamel Belmadi has said that his team defeated Nigeria’s Super Eagles 1-0 in Friday’s friendly encounter at the Worthersee Stadium, Klagenfurt, because Gernot Rohr’s side played some new players against the Desert Foxes. Belmadi also singled out midfielders, Haris Belkebla and Mehdi Abeid for praise following their impressive performances against Nigeria. Algeria …
Nigeria vs Algeria: Belmadi reveals why his team defeated Super Eagles, singles out two players

LaLiga: What I will do after scoring against Barcelona – Luis Suarez

Atletico Madrid striker, Luis Suarez, has promised not to celebrate if he scores against Barcelona. Suarez swapped the Nou Camp for Wanda Metropolitano this summer after six years. The 33-year-old was informed by Barca that he was surplus to requirements and was forced to leave. Suarez nearly signed for Juventus, before eventually joining Atletico in …
LaLiga: What I will do after scoring against Barcelona – Luis Suarez

Nigeria vs Algeria: Reactions trail Super Eagles’ 1-0 friendly defeat against AFCON holders

Some Nigerian football supporters have expressed disappointment over the National team’s performance against the Desert Foxes of Algeria in an international friendly which the Super Eagles lost 1-0 on Friday in Austria. The match served as a warm up game for both teams as they prepare for next year’s AFCON qualifiers. Ramy Bensebaini netted the …
Nigeria vs Algeria: Reactions trail Super Eagles’ 1-0 friendly defeat against AFCON holders

Cavani reveals player that convinced him to join Man Utd from PSG

New Manchester United signing, Edinson Cavani, has named Paris Saint-Germain midfielder, Ander Herrera, as one of the players that convinced him to join the Red Devils from the Ligue 1 champions. Cavani explained that he called Herrera, a former Man United player, on phone at the last minute to have a chat with him about …
Cavani reveals player that convinced him to join Man Utd from PSG

Chelsea lose former forward, Robson

Former Chelsea forward, Tommy Robson, is dead. He passed on at the age of 76. Chelsea announced his death in a statement on their official website on Friday. The statement read: “Chelsea Football Club is saddened to learn of the passing at the age of 76 of Tommy Robson, our former player who was part …
Chelsea lose former forward, Robson

Guendouzi opens up on leaving Arsenal for Hertha Berlin

Matteo Guendouzi believes he still has a future at Arsenal, after leaving to join Hertha Berlin on a season-long loan this summer. The 21-year-old has not played for Mikel Arteta, since he was involved in a scuffle with Brighton’s Neal Maupay during a 2-1 defeat last season. It is believed Guendouzi and Arteta fell out …
Guendouzi opens up on leaving Arsenal for Hertha Berlin

Koeman reveals why Barcelona didn’t buy more players this summer

Barcelona manager, Ronald Koeman, has admitted that the club’s financial situation restricted his movement in the transfer market. Players like Ivan Rakitic, Luis Suarez, Arthur and Arturo Vidal left the Spanish giants this summer. Barca brought in Miralem Pjanic, Sergino Dest, Trincao, Pedri and Matheus Fernandes. The LaLiga club were linked with Memphis Depay and …
Koeman reveals why Barcelona didn’t buy more players this summer

Nigeria vs Algeria: Ahmed Musa breaks Mikel Obi’s record during 1-0 defeat

Ahmed Musa has now surpassed John Obi Mikel as the third most capped Nigerian player, having featured in the international friendly against Algeria on Friday. The 27-year-old came off the bench to replace Samuel Chukwueze in the 75th minute of the game. However, Musa was unable to prevent the Super Eagles from losing 1-0 to …
Nigeria vs Algeria: Ahmed Musa breaks Mikel Obi’s record during 1-0 defeat

Barcelona forced me out because of Messi – Luis Suarez

Atletico Madrid striker, Luis Suarez, has claimed that he was forced out of Barcelona, because of his relationship with Lionel Messi. The 33-year-old left the Nou Camp after six years this summer. During his spell with Barca, Suarez became the club’s third all-time top goal scorer with 198 goals. “I would have looked for a …
Barcelona forced me out because of Messi – Luis Suarez

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