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Diego Costa demands loyalty bonus from Chelsea

Costa claims he is entitled to the payment, as he is being forced out by manager Antonio Conte.

Why Redknapp wants me at Birmingham City – Onazi

Ogenyi Onazi has revealed he is on his way to English Championship side Birmingham City because manager Harry Redknapp has long wanted to sign him and he believes his experience will help the club return to the Premier League.

I feel ‘more alive than ever’ – Neymar

Neymar says he feels "more alive than ever" after starring on his Paris St-Germain debut on Sunday.

Chelsea must add more experienced players – Azpilicueta

Cesar Azpilicueta fears for Chelsea’s title hopes if they are unable to sign top-class players during the remainder of the transfer window.

Newcastle’s Shelvey seeking help to control his temper

Shelvey picked up the third red card of his career after treading on Dele Alli's ankle in Newcastle's 2-0 loss to Tottenham when he was unable to retrieve the ball quickly from the Spurs midfielder.

Stoke close on Jese loan from PSG – report

Stoke City are closing on the loan signing of Jese Rodriguez from Paris Saint-Germain, according to Guillem Balague.

Chelsea treating me like a criminal – Diego Costa

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has accused the club of treating him like a criminal after falling out with manager Antonio Conte.

Monaco’s Mbappe could become a key man for PSG – Silva

Kylian Mbappe would be a "very significant" player for Paris Saint-Germain if he joins from Monaco, Thiago Silva has told Canal+.

Madrid to appeal Ronaldo red card – Zidane

Coach Zinedine Zidane said Real Madrid will appeal Cristiano Ronaldo’s second yellow card for diving in the Spanish Super Cup first leg at Barcelona.

Remo Stars relegated as Plateau defeat MFM

Remo Stars are confirmed for life in the Nigeria National League after they suffered a 3-1 home defeat at the hands of Rivers United in their Matchday 34 encounter on Sunday.

Girona set to unveil Olarenwaju after Man City switch

Newly-promoted Spanish side Girona are set to unveil Super Eagles striker Kayode Olarenwaju after finalising the loan details with Manchester City.

PSG beat Guingamp 3-0 as Neymar scores on debut

Neymar wasted no time in making an impact on the field for Paris Saint-Germain, scoring on his debut in a 3-0 win at Guingamp on Sunday.

Ronaldo sent off as Real Madrid beat Barca at Camp Nou

Real Madrid will head into the second leg of this year’s Spanish Super Cup against Barcelona with a two-goal advantage, after they won 3-1 in the first leg played on Sunday night.

Lazio stun Juventus to win Italian Super Cup

Lazio defeated Juventus for the first time in four years with a 3-2 triumph in the Italian Super Cup on Sunday with victory secured by an injury-time goal from substitute Alessandro Murgia.

Lukaku double fires Man United to winning start

Romelu Lukaku introduced himself to Old Trafford in triumphant fashion with two goals as Manchester United crushed West Ham United 4-0 in an impressive Premier League opener on Sunday.

Benin Republic defeat Nigeria in CHAN qualifiers

Benin Republic secured a slim 1-0 win over Nigeria in the first leg CHAN qualifier played in Cotonou on Sunday evening.

Plateau beat MFM to extend lead at NPFL summit

Plateau United beat MFM FC 1-0 to extend their lead atop the Nigeria Professional Football League table on match day 34.

Man United ‘played with confidence’ against West Ham – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho says he is pleased after Manchester United "played with confidence" during their 4-0 opening weekend victory against West Ham.

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Police lay siege on Delta hotel, denies NGO from holding meeting

Authorities of the Nigeria Police Force, on Friday, deprived an NGO, Brothers Across Nigeria, BAN, from holding her General Assembly at a popular Delta hotel in Ughelli, as armed police officers laid siege around the premises of Wetland Hotel.
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Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr has backed Samuel Kalu to rediscover his best form for club and country.
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US Republican senators confront Netflix over Chinese sci-fi show

Five Republican US senators have confronted Netflix over the streaming giant’s plan to adapt a Chinese sci-fi book trilogy, expressing concern over the original author’s comments about claims of forced labor in Xinjiang.
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Nigerian government urges workers to ignore planned strike

The federal government has urged public servants to ignore the strike planned for Monday by organized lab our, saying efforts are in place to resolve all contending issues.