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Robben, Thiago back in training for Bayern

Bayern Munich received a timely boost on Tuesday when Thiago Alcantara, Arjen Robben and Javi Martinez all returned to training ahead of Saturday’s Bundesliga match at Werder Bremen.

Dortmund stand ground with Barca-target Dembele

Borussia Dortmund say they will not negotiate with Barcelona over a price for Ousmane Dembele as the clock keeps ticking in their stand-off with the want-away winger.

Newcastle must sell ‘Championship’ players – Benitez

Rafa Benitez admits Newcastle have too many Championship-level players and the club must get rid of them.

Barca seeking €8.5m from Neymar over contract breach

Barcelona are seeking at least 8.5 million euros ($10 million) from Neymar for breach of contract, the club said on Tuesday as the bitter fallout rumbles on from his world record 222-million-euro move to Paris Saint-Germain.

FIFA U-20 qualifier: Danjuma invites 30 Falconets to camp

Chris Danjuma, coach of the national U-20 Women National Team, has invited 30 players to camp ahead of the FIFA U-20 World Cup qualifier against Tanzania.

English FA under pressure over Aluko’s allegations against head coach

English football’s ruling body the Football Association on Tuesday came under increasing pressure to hold another enquiry over allegations made by women’s football star Eniola Aluko against England head coach Mark Sampson.

Russian hackers move on to football with release of data

Carlos Tevez, Juan Sebastian Veron and Dirk Kuyt have been named by hackers Fancy Bears as three of the players permitted to use otherwise-banned medicines during the 2010 World Cup.

Rojo boosts Man United with return to training

Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo gave another filip to early Premier League leaders Manchester United by returning to training with the first team on Tuesday.

Hoffenheim out to make history at Anfield

Hoffenheim head to Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool bidding to make history by overturning a 2-1 deficit in Wednesday’s Champions League second-leg, playoff to become the first German club to win at Anfield.

Klopp feels heat as Liverpool eye group phase

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp concedes his side are already feeling the pressure this season ahead of the return leg of their Champions League play-off against Hoffenheim on Wednesday.

Moses’ return gave Chelsea balance in defence, attack against Spurs – Conte

Chelsea coach Antonio Conte says the return of Victor Moses to the Chelsea team helped them in their 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur as he gave them balance in defence and attack.

Swansea close to signing Bony from Man City – report

Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony is closing in on a return to Swansea, ESPN reports.

Hull City target Isaac Success loan move

Nigeria striker Isaac Success is being linked with a move to English Championship club Hull City.

‘Blue Roon’ – Rooney’s renaissance has media purring

Wayne Rooney labelled his 200th Premier League goal in Everton's 1-1 draw with Manchester City a "sweet moment" and had the British media purring and suggesting Tuesday he be recalled to the England squad.

Rooney confirms England talks with Southgate

Wayne Rooney has remained coy over his England future but confirmed he will hold talks with boss Gareth Southgate this week ahead of the squad announcement on Thursday.

Uruguay, Argentina to announce joint 2030 World Cup bid

Uruguay and Argentina will officially launch their joint bid for the 2030 World Cup next week at a ceremony involving the country’s two leaders, Uruguay President Tabare Vazquez said on Monday.

Lyon president berates PSG interest in Monaco’s Mbappe

The potential acquisition of Kylian Mbappe by Paris Saint Germain will not bode well for the French Ligue 1 according to Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas.

Goal-shy Man City give Guardiola deja vu

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola expressed fears that his team’s goal-scoring problems remain an issue after they drew 1-1 with Everton in their opening Premier League home game.

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Benin’s former president Boni Yayi leaves amid political crisis

Benin’s former president Thomas Boni Yayi was in Togo Sunday having left effective house arrest in his homeland for health reasons, his representatives said, as political crisis grips the nation following controversial April polls.

Police arrest foreman of Lagos collapsed building

Following the collapsed building on 36, Adesanya Street in Mafoluku, Oshodi axis, Sunday, Lagos State Government has arrested the foreman, Dada Olaniyi, who was handling the project.
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