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Flying Eagles at the U20 WAFU Cup in Togo

Flying Eagles, Saudi Arabia friendly match canceled

The Flying Eagles’ supposed friendly match with Saudi Arabia fixed for the Asian land next week Tuesday has been canceled.
Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool laying groundwork for sustained success

Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool’s Premier League rivals that the leaders are laying the foundations for long-term success.

Anambra distributes 1,500 footballs for 2019 season, upgrade stadia

No fewer than 45,000 youths in Anambra will take part in the 2019 football season which is holding from November 2018 to May 2019.
Callum Hudson-Odoi

Chelsea in talks with Bayern Munich target Callum Hudson-Odoi

The 18-year-old, who has made 13 first-team appearances but is yet to start a Premier League game, has been the subject of a £35m bid by Bayern Munich.
Gary Neville has praised the job Mauricio Pochettino has done at Tottenham given the difficulties he has had to put up with this season and says the club must do everything they can to keep him.

Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham will not sign ex-Manchester United striker Giuseppe Rossi

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has ruled out a move for free agent Giuseppe Rossi, who has been training with former club Manchester United.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo expected in Madrid for tax fraud trial

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is expected back in Madrid on Tuesday to attend a trial for tax evasion in which Spanish prosecutors are asking for a 23-month prison sentence and a fine.
Moussa Sissoko

Tottenham’s Moussa Sissoko out for two weeks with groin injury

Tottenham midfielder Moussa Sissoko has been ruled out for two weeks with a groin injury he suffered in the 1-0 defeat to Manchester United.
Over 5000 persons on Friday defected from different political parties to the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in Ebonyi State as Governor David Umahi kicks off his reelection campaign in Ikwo Local Government Area of the state.

Over 5000 defect to PDP as Governor Umahi kicks off campaign in Ebonyi

Over 5000 persons on Friday defected from different political parties to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ebonyi State as Governor David Umahi kicks off his reelection campaign in Ikwo Local Government Area of the state.

Egypt want Nations Cup to start a day earlier

African Cup of Nations hosts Egypt want to start the tournament a day earlier than scheduled so fans can take full advantage over the opening weekend, the African Football Federation told AFP on Friday.
Chikeluba Ofoedu

Israel-based Chikeluba Ofoedu begs for a chance with Super Eagles

Chikeluba Ofoedu, Maccabi Tel Aviv attacker, has called on Gernot Rohr to give him a chance to prove himself with the Super Eagles.
Ahead of the crucial clash with Enyimba FC of Aba, the Chairman of Kwara United FC, Thompson Oladimeji, has begged the club’s faithful to double their support for the Harmony Boys.

Kwara United rallies fans for support ahead of Enyimba clash

Ahead of the crucial clash with Enyimba FC of Aba, the Chairman of Kwara United FC, Thompson Oladimeji, has begged the club’s faithful to double their support for the Harmony Boys.
Soccer Football – FA Cup Third Round – Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool – Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton, Britain – January 7, 2019 Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp, Xherdan Shaqiri and Fabinho react after the match REUTERS-Darren Staples

Flexible Fabinho eases burden on Liverpool’s injury-hit defence

An untimely series of injuries to defenders has left Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp short-handed at the back as he tries to keep the Premier League leaders on track for a first title in 29 years at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Last year’s finalist Marin Cilic survived a huge scare in the Australian Open third round Friday, surviving two match points before beating Fernando Verdasco 4-6, 3-6, 6-1, 7-6 (10-8), 6-3.

Marin Cilic saves match points to reach Australian Open last

Last year’s finalist Marin Cilic survived a huge scare in the Australian Open third round Friday, surviving two match points before beating Fernando Verdasco 4-6, 3-6, 6-1, 7-6 (10/8), 6-3.
Rivaldo

Brazilian legend Rivaldo appointed technical director of Moroccan side

Moroccan third division side Chabab Mohammedia has appointed Brazilian great Rivaldo as their technical director.
Jan Siewert

Huddersfield approach Borussia Dortmund coach Jan Siewert

Huddersfield have made an enquiry with Borussia Dortmund for coach Jan Siewert to become their new manager.
Monaco’s Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas takes part in a training session on January 14, 2018 in La Turbie, near Monaco. (Photo by VALERY HACHE - AFP)

Cesc Fabregas braced for home bow as PSG return from the sun

Cesc Fabregas is set for his home debut as a Monaco player, while Paris Saint-Germain look for revenge against their recent Cup conquerors Guingamp in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

Spain to help China develop football

La Liga and China’s Super League on Friday signed an accord to “make Chinese football grow throughout the world.”
Remo Stars have appointed Kennedy Boboye as the new Technical Adviser of the club

Remo Stars unveil Kennedy Boboye as new coach

Remo Stars have appointed Kennedy Boboye as the new Technical Adviser of the club.

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(FILES) In this file photo taken on December 15, 2018 a French riot police officer aims at protesters wearing yellow vests (gilets jaunes) with a non-lethal hand-held weapon (LBD40) during a demonstration against rising costs of living blamed on high taxes on the Champs-Elysees in Paris. – The number of serious injuries caused by non-lethal hand-held weapons (LBD 40) harbours anger and mistrust towards the French government and the police, who have had to call its forces to be more cautious. (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP)

French police under fire as ‘yellow vests’ casualty toll mounts

Twenty years ago Jean-Marc Michaud was a paratrooper who proudly marched with the army down the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on France’s national holiday.
Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar asks federal government to show evidence he benefitted from N156 million slush...

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has challenged the Federal Government to show evidence that he benefitted from the N156m slush fund that allegedly led to the collapse of the defunct Platinum Habib Bank.
Kano Pillars gaffer Ibrahim Musa

Ibrahim Musa returns as Kano Pillars’ technical adviser

The club’s Team Manager Kabiru Baleria was installed as the acting technical adviser and he was in charge of the team’s last two Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) matches against Heartland and El Kanemi Warriors respectively.

NYSC: 11,000 Corps members undergoing INEC training in Kano

No fewer than 11,000 Corps members in Kano state are currently undergoing training organised by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the state.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

VP Osinbajo: Nigerians need honest president like Muhammadu Buhari

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has declared that the country needs a sincere and honest President like Muhammadu Buhari to lead the country.