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No Mesut Ozil approach from Manchester United – Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger says Manchester United have not made an approach for Mesut Ozil, but he was unable to guarantee the German’s future beyond this season.

Manchester United could use Henrikh Mkhitaryan as ‘bargaining chip’ – Alan Smith

Henrikh Mkhitaryan could be used as a "bargaining chip" in the January transfer window if Manchester United look to sign new players, according to Alan Smith.

Pep Guardiola named November Premier League Manager of the Month

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has been named Premier League Manager of the Month for the third time in a row.

Germans in favour of video referee – survey

A majority of Germans on Friday showed they are in support of video evidence being used in football, the country’s local media reports.

Real Madrid passed up Kylian Mbappe signing because of Cristiano Ronaldo – Diego Maradona

Real Madrid passed up the opportunity to sign Kylian Mbappe ahead of PSG because of Cristiano Ronaldo's presence at the club, Diego Maradona claims.

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah wins November Premier League Player of the Month award

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah has been named Premier League Player of the Month for November after prolific form in front of goal.

Foreign coaches pushing out British managers – Steve McClaren

Steve McClaren says foreign coaches are pushing out British managers from jobs in English leagues.

Jack Wilshere contract talks will start at end of December – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has confirmed that talks over a new contract for Jack Wilshere will begin at the end of December.

Arsene Wenger desperate for win in race for Champions League places

Arsene Wenger knows Arsenal cannot afford another slip-up when they face Newcastle at the Emirates Stadium aiming to end a damaging run of three Premier League games without a win.

Five things to look out for in La Liga

Real Madrid’s Club World Cup commitments mean Barcelona, Valencia and Atletico Madrid have a huge chance to put even more distance between themselves and the European champions this weekend.

In Manchester City’s shadow, top-four scrap begins

With Pep Guardiola's record-breaking Manchester City team galloping away towards the Premier League title, attention is starting to shift to the jostling for Champions League positions.

Nwankwo Kanu leads African all-stars in charity match for IDPs

Nigeria’s former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu led a team of African all-stars in a charity football match on Thursday, to raise money for people displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency and highlight their plight.

Nigeria’s Efe Ambrose holds no grudge against Brendan Rodgers

Nigeria international Efe Ambrose has insisted that he holds 'no grudge' against Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers.

Antoine Griezmann will be allowed to leave Atletico Madrid – Diego Simeone

Antoine Griezmann will be allowed to leave Atletico Madrid "at some point", according to coach Diego Simeone.

Record-breaker Pep Guardiola relishes Tottenham test

Pep Guardiola’s hunger to make history with Manchester City remains undiminished after his side became the first in the history of the English top flight to win 15 successive games.

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha hits back at diving claims

Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha has hit back at diving claims, saying he is "targeted a lot more" than other players.

U-17 WWCQ: Flamingoes ready to beat Ethiopia in Benin – Bala Nikyu

Head Coach of Nigeria’s U-17 women’s team, Bala Nikyu, says the Flamingoes are well prepared to edge Ethiopia over two legs with home win at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City on Saturday to guarantee Nigeria’s place in the final round of African qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay.

Sunday Oliseh plays down Fortuna Sittard’s promotion ambition

Fortuna Sittard’s Nigerian manager, Sunday Oliseh, has played down his side’s ambition of gaining promotion to the Dutch topflight league at the end of the current second division season.

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