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Dortmund's English midfielder Jadon Sancho celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt

Thomas Delaney: Jadon Sancho ‘feeling pressure’ of expectation

Sancho has enjoyed another superb season with BVB in 2019-20, continuing his meteoric rise to prominence in Germany's top-flight. The 19-year-old has contributed an impressive 17 goals and 20 assists to Dortmund's cause across all competitions, attracting a number of high profile potential suitors in the process.
Odion Ighalo has been nominated for Manchester United's Player of the Month award for March.

Moses Simon: Odion Ighalo deserves permanent Manchester United deal

Veteran striker Ighalo joined the Red Devils on loan from Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua in January 2020 and made a strong impact, with four goals in eight appearances before the season was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic.
During a session with the club's media, Manchester United forward Odion Ighalo was surprised to receive a call from legend Andy Cole.

Shanghai Shenhua ready to allow Odion Ighalo remain with Manchester United until January

Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua are willing to allow Odion Ighalo remain at Manchester United beyond the end of his six-month loan deal.
ESPN reports that clubs in the EFL are working towards June 6th, although matches would be behind closed doors.

EFL announces three positive coronavirus tests, two confirmed in Fulham squad

English football could have taken another step towards resuming the league season after the English Football League (EFL) published its second set of coronavirus test results.
Frank Lampard will not judge his Chelsea players on one game as they prepare to face Manchester City, and admitted the Blues would need to defend well at the Etihad Stadium.

Chelsea learns price to sign Ajax left-back

Chelsea would be able to sign Ajax left-back Nicolas Tagliafico in the next transfer window for a fee just north of £20million, it has been revealed.
Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, has revealed that he sets his sights on scoring more goals this season and surpassing the achievements of his hero, Didier Drogba.

Napoli contact Lille about Victor Osimhen – reports

Napoli have reportedly contacted Lille about the availability of striker Victor Osimhen.
French international Loic Remy has hail Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen for his superlative performances for their modest French Club Lille Metropole.

Lille president prepared to reduce the asking price of Victor Osimhen

Lille president Gerard Lopez is prepared to reduce the asking price of Nigerian attacker Victor Oshimhen as he aims to listen to offer for the striker.
The Captain of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Omololu Waheed, has described as second to none the commitment of the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, to the welfare of the team.

3SC skipper hails Oyo governor, club management

The Captain of Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Omololu Waheed, has described as second to none the commitment of the Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, to the welfare of the team.
Paul Pogba faces a race against time to prove his fitness for Manchester United's clash with Arsenal after suffering a recurrence of an ankle injury.

Real Madrid set to offer four players to Manchester United for Paul Pogba

Real Madrid is set to offer four players to convince Manchester United to the sale of Paul Pogba, according to report.
Moses Simon is among the nominees for Nantes' Player of the Month award for February.

Moses Simon wins FC Nantes player of the season award

The striker scooped 40 percent of the total vote cast by the fans vote to named the canaridelasaison for the year 2020, the club revealed on their social media page on Wednesday.
Youths and Sports Development Minister Mr Sunday Dare has urged Nigerian athletes to keep hope alive on the occasion of the International Day of Sports for Development and Peace despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

Minister wants equal pay for Nigerian male and female athletes

Minister of youth and sports development in Nigeria, Mr. Sunday Dare, has stated his intention to ensure equal pay for Nigerian male and female athletes.

Victor Agali backs Super Eagles coach to improve on past achievements

Former Nigeria international Victor Agali has backed coach Gernot Rohr to improve on his previous achievements with the national team of Nigeria.
Sochaux have officially completed the signing of Florentin Pogba in a deal that runs until 2023.

Florentin Pogba officially signs for Sochaux

Sochaux have officially completed the signing of Florentin Pogba in a deal that runs until 2023.
Respite has come the way of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), as they are in the coming days to receive $500,000 (about 200 million Naira) from FIFA as a palliative for the Coronavirus Pandemic.

FIFA, WHO, EU launch campaign to help domestic violence victims amid coronavirus lockdown

FIFA, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Commission have announced the #SafeHome campaign designed to support women and children at risk of domestic violence during the coronavirus pandemic.
Hertha made the numerical advantage count as Matheus Cunha was brought down in the box by Ademola Lookman, allowing Krzysztof Piatek to equalise eight minutes from time.

Ademola Lookman concedes penalty as Hertha Berlin hold Leipzig

RB Leipzig missed the chance to secure second position in the Bundesliga after they were held to a 2-2 draw at home by Hertha Berlin.
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown has backed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to bounce back from his big miss in Arsenal's Europa League defeat against Olympiacos.

Arsenal sanction sensational Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang swap deal

Arsenal have been linked with a sensational swap deal involving Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, while Mikel Arteta is intent on signing Philippe Coutinho, all in the Euro papers.
Former Nigeria international Raphael Chukwu-Ndukwe has urged players of the Super Eagles to continue to work hard and impress at club level because the gains are what is currently been enjoyed at the senior national team.

Ex-Super Eagles defender urges footballers not to live a ‘fake life’

Former Super Eagles and West Brom defender Ifeanyi Udeze has again called on Nigerian footballers to always live within their means.
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard is happy with Fikayo Tomori’s new contract. Tomori signed a new five-year contract on Thursday.

Fikayo Tomori: I wanted to quit Chelsea

“Once I’ve left the centre of excellence, I’m going to Cobham and obviously this is proper Cobham, I’d see Tammy [Abraham] there, Dom Solanke,” Tomori told Chelsea TV while in discussion with his father, Olayinka.

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PTF decries continued refusal by hospitals to treat patients for fear of coronavirus

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Nigeria releases new guidelines for international flights operations

Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority , NCAA, Thursday, released new guidelines for international flights operations during the current Covid-19 pandemic for Nigerian based crew.

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