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Roy Hodgson urges Wilfried Zaha to play to strength despite being targeted

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has asked Wilfried Zaha to continue running at oppositions’ defences, regardless of the harsh treatment he might be subjected to.

Arsene Wenger to leave Arsenal end of season

Arsene Wenger is to leave Arsenal at the end of the season, ending a near 22-year reign at the club.

Kenneth Omeruo’s experience crucial for Eagles at World Cup – NFF official

The experience of Kenneth Omeruo will be vital for the Super Eagles at the World Cup in Russia, according to NFF technical committee member Aminu Kurfi.

Danny Ings: Nothing like bad for Sadio Mane

Danny Ings says that the quality of Sadio Mane has been emphasised by the fact he has been deemed to have had a poor season.

Report: Paris Saint-Germain in contact with Paul Pogba agent over Manchester United transfer

Contact has been made between Paris Saint-Germain and the agent of Paul Pogba, Mino Raiola, according to ESPN.

Chelsea keep Champions League hopes alive at Burnley

Chelsea kept their outside chances of chasing down Tottenham Hotspur for a place in next season's Champions League alive as a much-changed side secured a 2-1 win at Burnley.

Roy Hodgson: Crystal Palace won’t sell Christian Benteke, Wilfied Zaha

Roy Hodgson has dismissed reports of Crystal Palace seeking to sell Christian Benteke and also insisted that they intend to keep Wilfried Zaha.

Arsenal subsidise fans tickets for Europa League semi-final with Atletico

Arsenal have announced they will subsidise supporters tickets for their Europa League semi-final second leg away at Atletico Madrid.

Wayne Rooney denies rift with Everton boss Sam Allardyce

Wayne Rooney insists there is no fracture in his relationship with Sam Allardyce and believes the Everton manager deserves credit for injecting stability at the club.

Four Watford players hit by stomach virus amid relegation fight

Watford's recent troubles deepened this week after four players were struck down with a stomach virus.

Kelechi Nwakali: I want to play for Arsenal

MVV Maastricht midfielder Kelechi Nwakali, who is on loan from Arsenal, says he is in no position to determine his future but would be waiting on Arsene Wenger to give him a chance when pre-season gets underway in the summer.

Florent Malouda loses appeal against Gold Cup ineligibility

Former France winger Florent Malouda has lost his appeal against being ruled ineligible to play for French Guiana at the 2017 Gold Cup.

Pep Guardiola hails Manchester City players, staff

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has expressed his gratitude to his players and members of the club’s staff for winning the Premier League title.

DR Congo football chief provisionally released in embezzlement probe

The head of the Democratic Republic of Congo's football association, who also serves on world governing body FIFA, was provisionally released on Wednesday, after being held for 21 hours as part of an embezzlement probe, an investigating magistrate told AFP.

World Cup: Governor Obaseki canvasses support for Super Eagles

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on Thursday urged members of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC) not to relent in their support for the Super Eagles at the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

FIFA punishes five clubs over player deals

Lisbon clubs Benfica and Sporting, Spanish teams Celta Vigo and Rayo Vallecano, Al Arabi of Qatar and the Lao Football Federation were on Thursday punished by FIFA over player deals.

Uche Agbo: Henry Onyekuru will soon start playing for Anderlecht

Uche Agbo has said that fellow Super Eagles star Henry Onyekuru will soon be back in action with Anderlecht after he has recovered fully from a knee injury.

Super Eagles star Ogenyi Onazi declares himself fit again

Ogenyi Onazi has said he has returned to full fitness after he was sidelined by a tight hamstring.

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Obadiah Mailafia: Serving northern governor a Boko Haram leader

Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, says repentant terrorists revealed that a serving northern governor is a Boko Haram leader. Mailafia said this on ‘Morning Crossfire’ programme on Nigeria Info Abuja 95.1FM on Monday.