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Will Nigeria Premier League Crown return to Jos 45 years after?

Baring hard luck, Plateau United FC of Jos is on the historic path of returning the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) crown to the city of Jos after 45 years of waiting.

Guardiola wants Man City to play like Barca – Toure

Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure has revealed that Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, is determined to win in style just like he did at Barcelona.

Mourinho did not change my life in football – Ramos

Sergio Ramos has said Zinedine Zidane’s knowledge of the Real Madrid dressing room has helped him to greater success than Jose Mourinho at the Santiago Bernabeu.

I’ve lot to prove at Bournemouth – Jordon Ibe

Bournemouth winger Jordon Ibe admits he has "a lot to prove" after a disappointing debut campaign with the Cherries.

Batshuayi denies laughing at Morata’s penalty miss for Chelsea

Chelsea forward Michy Batshuayi has rubbished the idea that he was laughing at the expense of team-mate Alvaro Morata during Sunday's Community Shield.

Liverpool to reject £100m offer from Barca for Coutinho

Liverpool are so determined to keep Philippe Coutinho at the club and are prepared to reject a £100m offer from Barcelona for the midfielder.

Modern football getting much harder for everyone – Mourinho

After qualified success in his maiden campaign as Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will hope to dust off his tried and tested second-season formula in 2017-18.

Henry backs Lacazette fire Arsenal to glory

Arsenal great Thierry Henry is trusting countryman Alexandre Lacazette to follow in his footsteps and find success with the Gunners but warns that Arsene Wenger’s full squad will be required to make it happen.

London to host second edition of Best FIFA Football Awards

World football ruling body FIFA has announced that the second edition of the Best FIFA Football Awards will take place in London, UK, on October 23.

Katsina United end losing away run with draw at Rivers United

Katsina United have ended a 12-game losing run of away games with a crucial point in a hard-fought encounter against Rivers United in an NPFL matchday 33 fixture at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium in Port Harcourt.

Mourinho ready to make move for Bale

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has sent a message in the direction of UEFA Super Cup opponents Real Madrid by declaring his readiness to bring Gareth Bale to Old Trafford.

Man City’s target Van Dijk submits transfer request

Southampton’s in-demand defender Virgil van Dijk has submitted a transfer request, the Netherlands international announced on Monday.

Stoke City sign Cameroon’s Choupo-Moting

Stoke City have signed Cameroon winger Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting on a three-year deal after his contract ran out at German club Schalke.

Mahrez training hard despite talk of Roma move – Leicester skipper

Leicester skipper Wes Morgan understands why a club of Roma’s stature are interested in team-mate Riyad Mahrez.

Mourinho eyes first Super Cup win in Real reunion

Manchester United’s Jose Mourinho can collect the one European trophy he lacks when his side face Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup on Tuesday.

Dembele keen on Barca move from Dortmund

The Bundesliga side insist Dembele is not for sale, but it is believed they would be willing to listen to offers of more than £90m for the 20-year-old, who is waiting for the two clubs to agree a deal.

Wesley Sneijder set for medical at Nice

The 33-year has agreed a contract in principle to move to Ligue 1 having been released by Galatasaray this summer.

Arsene Wenger fears another slow Arsenal start

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes the strength of competition in the Premier League means his side cannot afford another false start if they are to challenge for the title.

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