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Alexis Sanchez out of Arsenal’s EPL opener

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will miss their first two Premier League games of the season after picking up an abdominal strain in training, manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday.

Adepoju excited with Super Cup win over Man United

Former Nigeria international, Mutiu Adepoju, has expressed his delight following Real Madrid's win against Manchester United in the 2017 UEFA Super Cup on Tuesday.‎

Leicester boss backs Iheanacho to form deadly partnership with Vardy

Kelechi Iheanacho can form a lethal partnership with Jamie Vardy this season, Said Leicester boss, Craig Shakespeare.

Don’t return to Eagles – Fuludu tells Enyeama

Ex-International, Edema Fuludu, has called on France-based former national team number one goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, to forget the idea of making a return to the Super Eagles.

Galatasaray eyeing Barca’s Turan

Galatasaray are trying to bring out-of-favour Barcelona forward Arda Turan back to the Turkish club, president Dursun Ozbek said yesterday.

Gareth Bale is not for sale – Perez

The ex-Tottenham star Bale has been linked with a return to the Premier League via Premier League giants Manchester United as Madrid pursue Monaco's teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe.

Isco, Casemiro strike as Real beat Man Utd

Manchester United were outclassed at times as Real Madrid won the UEFA Super Cup to give Jose Mourinho food for thought at the start of his second season in the hot seat.

Hayatou hits back at Ahmad over comments on 2019 AFCON

Former African football head Issa Hayatou has hit out at comments made by his successor, Ahmad, about Cameroon's readiness to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Sir Alex regrets not winning more UEFA Super Cup titles

Manchester United's legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson has regretted his inability to win more than one UEFA Super Cup in a trophy-ladened Old Trafford career.

CHAN Eagles begin training in Kano

Twenty nine home-based players of the Super Eagles on Tuesday resumed training in Kano for the 2018 ‎African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifying match against the Squirrels of Benin Republic.

Cameroon express “consternation” in response to CAF criticism

Cameroon’s football federation have expressed their “profound consternation” in response to criticism from CAF president Ahmad Ahmad over their prospects of hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Venezuela crisis: Maradona defends President Maduro

Argentine football hero Diego Maradona defended Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday over a deadly political crisis in which the socialist leader’s opponents have branded him a dictator.

Roma hopeful of signing Mahrez from Leicester

Roma sporting director Monchi says the club remain hopeful of striking a deal with Leicester to sign Riyad Mahrez.

Neymar’s former club Santos ask Barca for share of mega transfer fee

Neymar’s former club Santos are demanding Barcelona pay them a fee of €13.4m for the forward’s transfer to Paris Saint-Germain, say reports.

Neymar considering FIFA complaint against Barca – report

Barcelona are refusing to pay a £23m bonus to Neymar's father following a contract renewal last year.

Neymar, Di Maria, Cavani combination will cause lots of trouble – Alex

Former PSG defender Alex is afraid for defenders who will have to come up against the trio of Neymar, Di Maria and Cavani.

Barca anxious to close Coutinho deal ahead of Clasico

Liverpool are resigned to losing Philippe Coutinho after the player reportedly informed manager Jurgen Klopp he wanted to leave and Barcelona officials are claimed to be in the United Kingdom to seal the deal in time for the Brazilian to be eligible for his first El clasico.

Fans arrested for assaulting match officials in Bauchi – LMC

The fans arrested by the Nigerian Police Force are Mohammed Isa (35), Hamisu Mohammed (30) and Yola Ishaya aka Chara (24).

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Easter celebration: Cleric tasks Christians on true worship

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