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Man United will ‘go for everything’ this season – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United are fully prepared for the start of the new Premier League season, following their hard-fought UEFA Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid.

Latifu demands Eagles recall after flying start in Hungary

Akeem Latifu has said he will be delighted to be handed another chance in the Super Eagles after a great start at his latest base of Hungary.

Chelsea need new signings for Premier League title – Conte

Antonio Conte has warned that Chelsea must bring in more players to have any chance of successfully defending their Premier League title.

Ancelotti could be entering his last season at Bayern – Effenberg

Former Bayern Munich captain, Stefan Effenberg, believes the club manager Carlo Ancelotti could be entering his final season as head coach of the team.

Westerhof warns against Enyeama recall

Clemens Westerhof has said the Super Eagles should aim for at least four points against the Indomitable Lions to qualify for next year’s World Cup, while also warning against recalling Vincent Enyeama to the team.

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.

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Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren prioritising move to Roma – agent

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has prioritised a move to Serie A side Roma, according to agent Alessandro Lucci.

Kenyan players jailed 15 years for gang rape

A Kenyan court on Friday sentenced two rugby players to 15 years in prison for the gang rape of a female singer at a birthday party last year.
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Oyo government to partner NDE on youth empowerment schemes – governor

Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has stated that his administration will partner with the National Directorate of Employment to take youths of the state out of poverty.