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Birmingham City to unveil Ogenyi Onazi mid week

Super Eagles vice captain Eddy Ogenyi Onazi will officially become a player of English Championship side Birmingham City on Wednesday.

Rudiger demands quick response from troubled Chelsea

Antonio Rudiger has called on his Chelsea team-mates to make amends for their shock loss against Burnley by bouncing back against title rivals Tottenham next weekend.

Perisic ‘determined to remain’ at Inter – Spalletti

Inter Milan boss Luciano Spalletti says Ivan Perisic “is determined to remain” at the club amid renewed speculation linking him with Manchester United.

Man United have to win the league – Neville

Nothing less than winning the Premier League title will do for Manchester United this season given the players Jose Mourinho has signed, Gary Neville has told Sky Sports.

Nigeria’s Kayode set join Man City from Austria Wien

Manchester City are set to sign Nigeria international Olarenwaju Kayode from Austria Wien on a four-year deal and send him on a season-long loan to Spanish side Girona.

I knew Neymar would leave Barcelona – Gerard Pique

Gerard Pique says he was fully aware Neymar was going to leave Barcelona when he tweeted that the Brazil forward was staying at the Nou Camp.

Ten held in custody over Senegal stadium disaster

Ten members of a Senegalese football club arrested over a stampede last month which killed eight supporters attending a cup final have been taken into custody, officials said on Saturday.

Barca seek Super Cup tonic to Neymar hangover

Barcelona host Real Madrid in the Spanish football season’s opening act in the Super Cup, first leg on Sunday (2000GMT) needing to dispel doubts they have fallen further behind their rivals following Neymar’s departure.

Rooney hailed by Koeman after Stoke winner

Ronald Koeman says Wayne Rooney proved he is "still one of the best in his position" with Saturday's match-winning display for Everton.

I should not comment on Rose speculation – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho declined to comment on Manchester United's reported interest in Tottenham left-back Danny Rose.

Aubameyang admits he wants AC Milan move on social media

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has raised fresh doubts over his Borussia Dortmund future after saying he wants to move to AC Milan on social media.

Man City’s Guardiola seeking more quality to his team’s play

Pep Guardiola cannot fault the work rate of his Manchester City side, but wants more precision in their play.

Mourinho hails Man United new signing Matic

Jose Mourinho has hailed Manchester United summer signing Nemanja Matic and says he is the “perfect player” for him.

Neymar braced for French culture shock in PSG debut

After dazzling Rio's imposing Maracana and Barcelona's storied Camp Nou, the world's most expensive footballer Neymar will be welcomed to French football on Sunday at Guingamp's humble 17,000-capacity Stade du Rouduorou in sleepy Brittany.

Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo scores 10th goal in China

Odion Ighalo has continued to make a big case for his recall to the Super Eagles after he fired his tenth goal in the Chinese Super League today.

Man United are ready for a serious title challenge – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho says Manchester United are ready to mount a serious title challenge and declared “I’m on fire” ahead of his side’s season opener.

Dortmund extend Dembele suspension ‘until further notice’

Borussia Dortmund have extended the suspension of Ousmane Dembele "until further notice".

I was naive when I first took over Newcastle – Mike Ashley

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has told Sky Sports he was naive when he first took over, and admits he has felt stupid in the past at some "unacceptable" happenings at the club.

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The number of coronavirus-associated deaths in Lagos State increased to 181 on Wednesday with four more fatalities, said the state’s Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi.

Lagos coronavirus death toll tops 180

The number of coronavirus-associated deaths in Lagos State increased to 181 on Wednesday with four more fatalities, said the state’s Health Commissioner, Prof Akin Abayomi.
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, on has turned the heat on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) saying football in the country is going backward.

Minister: NPFL unlikely to make a return anytime soon

The Minister for Sports and Youths Development, Mr. Sunday Dare has disclosed plans have reached an advanced stage to have Nigeria sports back on stream post-COVID-19.
Denmark-based striker Paul Onuachu fired home from outside the box to score the only goal of the game.

Nigeria’s Paul Onuachu tests positive for coronavirus

As reported by Het Laaste Niuews, the Smurfs were subjected to a Covid-19 test in the build-up to Thursday’s preseason game against Eendracht Termien with only the Nigerian testing positive.
As total coronavirus infections in Nigeria hit 24,077, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has warned against abandoning face masks in favour of face shields.

Nigeria’s coronavirus cases exceed 30,000 with 460 new cases

Nigeria has now recorded over 30,000 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 following the confirmation of 460 new cases on Wednesday, July 8, 2020.

NAPPS: Nigerian government’s twist on WASSCE shocking

The parents and the private school owners in the country have expressed shock over the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, announcement, pulling out all the SS3 students in all the 104 federal government colleges nationwide from participating in the forthcoming West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) being conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) and also advised WAEC and various state governments to forget the exam for now.