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U-20 AFCON: Abdu Maikaba promises stronger Flying Eagles

Abdu Maikaba, the Flying Eagles’ assistant coach, has promised that the team’s technical crew would build a formidable team for the 2019 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Niger Republic.
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Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool’s Alisson is ‘desperate’ to make debut

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says new signing Alisson was desperate to join his team-mates on their pre-season tour of the United States.
Flying Eagles

Coach Onigbinde: Flying Eagles have all it takes to win U-20 AFCON in Niger...

Akinade Onigbinde, chief coach of FRSC Football Club of Abuja, says the Flying Eagles have all it takes to win the 2019 Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Niger Republic.
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Chelsea legend Gianfranco Zola urges fans to give Maurizio Sarri time to succeed as...

Gianfranco Zola is confident Maurizio Sarri is the right man to lead Chelsea forward provided he is given support and patience.
Alisson

Jurgen Klopp confirms Alisson as Liverpool No. 1

Jurgen Klopp has confirmed that Alisson Becker will be his first-choice goalkeeper for the 2018-19 season but says Loris Karius will have another opportunity to prove his worth at Anfield.
James McClean

West Brom’s James McClean completes move to Stoke City

Stoke City have completed the signing of James McClean from West Brom for an initial fee of £5m.

Alex Iwobi set to sign contract extension with Arsenal

Nigeria winger, Alex Iwobi, is on the verge of signing a new long-term contract with English Premier League club, Arsenal.
Neymar

Neymar relives World Cup nightmare, says ‘I didn’t want to see a ball’

Brazil superstar Neymar admits that after his nation’s quarter-final defeat to Belgium at the World Cup, he couldn’t look at a ball and didn’t want to see any of the remaining matches.
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Watford’s Richarlison to have Everton medical ahead of £50m transfer

Watford forward Richarlison will have a medical with Everton in the next 24 hours ahead of his £50m move, Sky Sports reports.
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Joel Matip admits he has to fight for Liverpool place under Jurgen Klopp

Joel Matip is ready to fight for his Liverpool place this season – and believes the Reds are assembling a squad capable of challenging for major honours.
Maurizio Sarri has already said he wants to play an attacking brand of football at Chelsea - Getty Images

Aurelio de Laurentiis: Chelsea’s Maurizio Sarri wanted to “dismantle” Napoli

New Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri wanted to "dismantle" Napoli's team by taking players with him, says the Italian club's president Aurelio de Laurentiis.
PSG midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak

Report: PSG’s Grzegorz Krychowiak to join Lokomotiv Moscow on loan

Paris Saint-Germain defensive midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak is on the verge of joining Russian champions Lokomotiv Moscow on a season-long loan with an option to buy, ESPN reports.
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Spanish Supercup to take place in Morocco

The Spanish Supercup will be held outside Spain for the first time this year after the RFEF confirmed plans to stage the match in Tangier, Morocco.
Ryan Kent

Liverpool winger Ryan Kent joins Rangers on season-long loan

The 21-year-old spent time on loan at German side Freiburg last season, making six Bundesliga appearances, and English Championship side Bristol City.
Vissel Kobe's Andres Iniesta tries to score a goal against Shonan Bellmare in the second half of their J-League league match in Kobe. Takumi Sato - AP Photo

Andres Iniesta’s Japanese debut falls flat in 3-0 home defeat

Spanish legend Andres Iniesta’s Japanese debut ended on a flat note Sunday as Vissel Kobe crashed to an embarrassing 3-0 home defeat by J-League strugglers Shonan Bellmare.
Afeez Aremu

Afeez Aremu happy to help Flying Eagles qualify for AYC

Flying Eagles midfielder, Afeez Aremu, is happy to have made a scoring debut for the team in their 5-0 bashing of Mauritania in Saturday’s 2019 African Youth Championship second round final qualifying match played at the Agege Stadium Lagos.
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Neymar: I have special affection for Kylian Mbappe

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar was quick to congratulate Kylian Mbappe, a player he has 'special affection' for, on winning the World Cup despite grappling with the heartbreak of his nation's own exit.
Flying Eagles

Ikouwem Udoh: Flying Eagles were condemned to beat Mauritania

Nigeria U-20 team captain, Ikouwen Udoh, is excited that the Flying Eagles are through to the 2019 African Youth Championship to be hosted by Niger Republic after defeating Mauritania 5-0 in the second leg final qualifying round in Lagos on Saturday.

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Neymar says he is victim of ‘double standards’ for club and country

Neymar has claimed that he is the subject of double standards when he plays for Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: I could have been US President

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Napoli confirm interest in Manchester United’s Matteo Darmian

Manchester United's Matteo Darmian is one of a number of full-back options Napoli are considering moving for this summer, confirmed the club's president Aurelio De Laurentiis.

Kawu Baraje: We will leave APC with or without Senator Saraki

The former Chairman of the new Peoples Democratic Party (nPDP), Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje, has said that members of the party and the supporters of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, have decoded to dump the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) with or without the senate president, even as he described the juicy appointments being offered them by the presidency as an embarrassment.