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Jose Mourinho wants Kylian Mbappe in Tottenham, silent on Edinson Cavani

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho is giving nothing away on a potential exit for Christian Eriksen but wants Kylian in the club.
Brendan Rodgers has insisted Leicester’s recent loss to Premier League champions Manchester City was just a “bump in the road” as they prepare for the visit of leaders Liverpool.

Brendan Rodgers: Wilfred Ndidi has made ‘miraculous recovery’ from injury

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers says Wilfred Ndidi has made “a miraculous recovery” after undergoing a minor surgery for a knee injury.
Super Falcons goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie has completed her 18-month move from NWFL side Rivers Angels to Paris FC in France.

Nigeria’s Chiamaka Nnadozie joins Paris FC from Rivers Angels

Super Falcons goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie has completed her 18-month move from NWFL side Rivers Angels to Paris FC in France.
Real Madrid’s Welsh forward Gareth Bale (R) is congratulated by teammate defender Alvaro Odriozola after scoring his team’s first goal during the Spanish league football match between SD Huesca and Real Madrid CF at the El Alcoraz stadium on December 9, 2018. (Photo by ANDER GILLENEA / AFP)

Bayern Munich set to complete loan signing of Real Madrid star

Bayern Munich could be about to complete the loan signing for Real Madrid right-back Álvaro Odriozola.
Paris Saint-Germain's French forward Kylian Mbappe celebrates after the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Olympique de Lyon (OL) on October 7, 2018 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris. - AFP PHOTO - FRANCK FIFE

Kylian Mbappé reveals admiration for ‘amazing’ Liverpool — video

Kylian Mbappé says he is committed to Paris Saint-Germain for now but has also expressed his amazement at current Premier League leaders Liverpool.
AC Milan winger Hakan Calhanoglu has been offered to Premier League side Arsenal, according to the latest reports.

Arsenal offered €20 million-rated Milan forward

AC Milan winger Hakan Calhanoglu has been offered to Premier League side Arsenal, according to the latest reports.
Krzysztof Piatek

Manchester United in talks with AC Milan over €35 million striker deal

Manchester United have joined three of their Premier League rivals in the race to sign AC Milan striker Krzysztof Piatek, it is reported.
Defending champions the Olympic Eagles of Nigeria got off their campaign at the 2019 U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on a dour note following a 1-0 loss to Cote d’Ivoire at the Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, on Saturday evening.

Super Eagles’ Instagram hacked ahead of 2022 FIFA World Cup draw

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have suffered a setback after the three-time AFCON champions’ official Instagram account was hacked ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers draw.
Manchester United have been charged by the Football Association over the misconduct of their players in the 2-0 defeat by runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool.

Manchester United charged by FA over players’ misconduct in Liverpool defeat

Manchester United have been charged by the Football Association over the misconduct of their players in the 2-0 defeat by runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool.
Osimhen was involved in an on-filed spat with Ikone during last Saturday’s 2-1 home win against Montpellier.

Lille star Victor Osimhen relishes productive Nanitamo Ikome partnership

Lille striker Victor Osimhen believes his partnership with Nanitamo Ikone will even get better after developing a fine understanding this season so far.
Super Eagles assistant coach Imama Amapakabo is tipping Super Eagles forward Alexander Iwobi for success at Everton after leaving Arsenal in summer.

Everton coach won’t risk Alex Iwobi against Newcastle United

Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti has revealed that Super Eagles winger Alex Iwobi won’t be part of his squad for Tuesday’s Premier League clash against Newcastle United at Goodison Park.
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 open to signing cover for Marcus Rashford

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits Manchester United are “always looking at improving the squad” as they mull over potential transfer options to provide cover for injured forward Marcus Rashford.
Edinson Cavani says he is fully focused on the season ahead at Paris Saint-Germain, and isn’t interested in any speculation linking him with a move away.

Chelsea hold Edinson Cavani talks with Paris Saint-Germain

Chelsea have discussed Edinson Cavani’s future with Paris Saint-Germain, but they have stopped short of making an official offer for the striker.
Enyimba forward Victor Mbaoma insists the club will keep pushing hard to successfully defend their Nigeria Professional Football League title.

Enyimba forward dismiss crisis reports in camp

Enyimba international football club of Aba forward Victor Mbaoma has dismissed suggestions that the Champions are currently in crisis following their bad league form.
Kelechi Iheanacho scored his third Premier League goal of the season for Leicester City in their 2-1 victory against West Ham United on Saturday.

Kelechi Iheanacho wary of West Ham threat to Leicester’s top-four hopes

Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho has said West Ham United could make life difficult for top-four chasing Leicester City, in Wednesday’s Premier League clash at the King Power stadium.
Qatar and FIFA published Tuesday the first jointly issued legacy planning strategy ahead of a football World Cup, with pledges on labour and LGBT rights alongside protections for activists and journalists.

Qatar, FIFA publish World Cup rights pledges

Qatar and FIFA published Tuesday the first jointly issued legacy planning strategy ahead of a football World Cup, with pledges on labour and LGBT rights alongside protections for activists and journalists.
La Liga President Javier Tebas poses during an interview with Reuters at the La Liga headquarters in Madrid, Spain, October 2, 2018. REUTERS-Paul Hanna

La Liga chief concerned reforms will hasten growing financial gulf

La Liga president Javier Tebas has warned Europe’s top clubs of the destabilising effect seeking further riches through a revamped Champions League or FIFA’s new Club World Cup will have on national leagues.
Pep Guardiola's current Manchester City contract expires in 2021

Pep Guardiola hits out at ‘unsustainable’ schedule as injuries mount

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes some competitions in English football must be scrapped to protect the welfare of players and increase the quality of matches.

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Supreme Court upholds Governors Ortom, Fintiri’s election

The Supreme Court has on Tuesday upheld the election of governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State and his Adamawa State counterpart, Ahmadu Umar Fintiri.
Imo State House Of Assembly

Imo minority leader resigns, defects from APGA to APC

Shortly after the deputy speaker of Imo State House of Assembly, Okey Onyekanma, announced his resignation, the minority leader, Ekene Nnodimele, has also resigned.
The Federal Government has nominated Prof. Adebambo Adewopo, a foremost professor of Intellectual Property to lead the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO).

Federal government nominates Adebambo Adewopo to lead WIPO

The Federal Government has nominated Prof. Adebambo Adewopo, a foremost professor of Intellectual Property to lead the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO).

Police recover decomposing body of kidnapped businessman

The decomposing body of a businessman, Chief Ignatius Odunukwe, who was kidnapped two months ago by a robbery gang who posed as estate developers, has been recovered in a bush in an undisclosed area of Lagos, by policemen attached to the Zone 2, Onikan, Lagos.
Javier “Chicharito” Hernández will be announced as a member of the Galaxy on Tuesday.(Jon Shard)

Chicarito confirms move to LA Galaxy

Galaxy have yet to make an official announcement but former Manchester United and West Ham forward ‘Chicarito’ told the newspaper the time was right from him to swap Sevilla for Major League Soccer.