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Imama Amapakabo

CHANQ: Home Eagles crash out

The Home-based Super Eagles failed to qualify for the 2020 African Nations Championship in Cameroon despite a 2-0 win against Togo in the second leg of their final qualifying round fixture at the Agege Stadium on Saturday night.
Chelsea’s Spanish defender Marcos Alonso (R) shoots to score the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Newcastle at Stamford Bridge in London on October 19, 2019. Oliver GREENWOOD - AFP

Marcos Alonso silences Newcastle taunts as Chelsea climb to third

Chelsea climbed to third in the Premier League as Marcos Alonso clinched a 1-0 win that silenced the Newcastle fans who jeered the Spanish defender at Stamford Bridge.
Tottenham Hotspur’s English midfielder Dele Alli reacts at the final whistle during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Watford at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, on January 1, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP) /

Bamidele Alli saves Tottenham from another defeat to bottom club Watford

Dele Alli struck four minutes from time to prevent Tottenham suffering another demoralising Premier League defeat, but their struggles continued in a 1-1 draw with bottom-of-the-table Watford on Saturday.
The Premier League will roll out specially-designed footballs for the next two weeks as a show of commitment towards the fight against racism.

English Premier League to launch anti-racism balls

The Premier League will roll out specially-designed footballs for the next two weeks as a show of commitment towards the fight against racism.
Inter do not need to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic to challenge in the Champions League and close the gap on Juventus in Serie A, according to Antonio Conte.

Antonio Conte: Inter do not need Zlatan Ibrahimovic to challenge for Serie A

Inter do not need to sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic to challenge in the Champions League and close the gap on Juventus in Serie A, according to Antonio Conte.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had the opportunity to tap into Sir Alex Ferguson’s managerial expertise ahead of Manchester United’s clash with Liverpool.

Alex Ferguson returns to Manchester United training ground

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had the opportunity to tap into Sir Alex Ferguson’s managerial expertise ahead of Manchester United’s clash with Liverpool.
Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse believes that Sadio Mane's performances in 2018-19 warrant him being awarded the Ballon d'Or.

Wenger backs Liverpool star Mane for Ballon d’Or ahead of Messi and Ronaldo

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has picked Liverpool forward Sadio Mane as the "outstanding" player for the 2019 Ballon d'Or.
Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira

Andreas Pereira: Liverpool win will boost Manchester United

Andreas Pereira hopes a Manchester United victory over Liverpool on Sunday will kick start their poor start to the season.
Super Eagles ace Junior Ajayi scored twice as Al Ahly were crowned Egypt Super Cup Champions after an entertaining 3-2 victory against Zamalek at Borg El Arab Stadium.

Junior Ajayi wins Al Ahly Goal of the Month award

Nigerian forward Junior Ajayi has won Egyptian club, Al Ahly’s goal of the month award for September.
Jadon Sancho has been dropped and fined by Borussia Dortmund ahead of their clash with top-of-the-table Borussia Monchengladbach.

Jadon Sancho dropped and fined by Borussia Dortmund

Jadon Sancho has been dropped and fined by Borussia Dortmund ahead of their clash with top-of-the-table Borussia Monchengladbach.
Red- hot Turkey based Emeka Eze has expressed his desires to play for the Super Eagles

Emeka Eze eyes Super Eagles call-up

Red-hot Turkey based Emeka Eze has expressed his desires to play for the Super Eagles.
Tammy Abraham has become the youngest Chelsea player to score a Premier League hat-trick after his goals against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Tammy Abraham, Mason Mount look to extend blues’ winning run

Chelsea will head into today’s Premier League encounter with Newcastle United looking to extend their winning run in all competitions to five matches.
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2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup watched by 1.12 billion viewers

The 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup held from June 7 to July 7 in France was watched by 1.12 billion viewers across all platforms.
Another Nigerian Leke James wants Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr to call him up for next month's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Sierra Leone.

Molde FC forward wants Super Eagles call up

Another Nigerian Leke James wants Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr to call him up for next month's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin Republic and Sierra Leone.
Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur players blame Mauricio Pochettino’s training for poor start

Tottenham Hotspur players have reportedly blamed Mauricio Pochettino’s intensive training schedule for the club’s poor start to the season.
Maduka Okoye has expressed delight after making his Super Eagles debut during the high profile friendly between Nigeria and Brazil which ended 1-1 inside the National Stadium in Singapore at the weekend.

Gernot Rohr tips Maduka Okoye to flourish with Super Eagles

Super Eagles’ Chief Coach Gernot Rohr has thrown his weight behind Fortuna Dusseldorf’ Club of Germany’s goalkeeper Maduka Okoye to excel in Eagles’ colours in the absence of injured Eagles’ first-choice goalkeeper Francis Uzoho.
Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has been reflecting on his international debut against Brazil which he noted remains a dream after coming up against some of the players he watches on television.

Maduka Okoye: It was a dream playing against Brazil

Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye has been reflecting on his international debut against Brazil which he noted remains a dream after coming up against some of the players he watches on television.
Victor Moses could be back in action for Fenerbahce this Sunday after spending close to two months on the sidelines due to a muscle injury.

Fenerbahce may list Victor Moses for Denizlispor clash after returning from injury

The Nigeria winger who is on loan at the Turkish side announced his return to training through his Twitter handle ahead of their Turkish Super Lig fixture against Denizlispor.

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President Buhari threatens to relocate projects from states creating impediments

President Muhammadu Buhari has threatened that henceforth the Federal Government might be forced to re-allocate projects elsewhere if any state government or communities create unnecessary impediments in the allocation of land or access to such lands for federal projects.
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Torture chambers: I don’t support criminality – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday commended the Nigeria police for the discovery of what he described as “child-theft racket in Kano State” and “fake correctional centers in Kaduna and Katsina states”, saying he does not support criminality, abduction, child theft, and torture chambers.
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Rafael Nadal marries partner of 14 years in Mallorca

Rafael Nadal married his partner of 14 years, Xisca Perello, at a castle in Mallorca on Saturday.
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Oyo government to recruit more teachers soon – governor

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State says his administration would soon recruit more teachers to enhance quality education delivery in public schools across the state.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has underlined his determination to continue at the helm despite suffering another painful defeat, this time at the hands of West Ham.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to resign if Manchester United woes continue

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is reportedly prepared to resign as Manchester United manager if he cannot overturn the club’s recent poor form.