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Real Madrid could lose one of their most successful managers Zinedine Zidane in the history of the club following a minor difference in transfer-related issues with the club president Florentino Perez.

Real Madrid could lose Zinedine Zidane for the second time

Real Madrid could lose one of their most successful managers Zinedine Zidane in the history of the club following a minor difference in transfer-related issues with the club president Florentino Perez.
Chelsea has been linked with a loan move for Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic, according to report.

Chelsea link with Real Madrid striker for a loan move

Chelsea has been linked with a loan move for Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic, according to report.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has sanctioned the sale of Olivier Giroud before the end of the winter transfer period.

Frank Lampard sanctions the sale of Chelsea striker

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has sanctioned the sale of Olivier Giroud before the end of the winter transfer period.
Bukayo Saka admits Arsenal “need to win games and win trophies” after hitting a serious slump, with Mikel Arteta being backed to turn the tide in north London.

Bukayo Saka fires Arsenal into FA Cup fifth round

Bukayo Saka scored a goal and provided an assist as Arsenal zoomed into the Fifth Round of the FA Cup on Monday night following their 2-0 win over AFC Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium
Nigeria international Kelechi Iheanacho made 100th appearances as he started for Leicester against Norwich but was pulled out by for Demarai Gray after just 39 minutes following a tactical move from Brendan Rodgers.

Brendan Rodgers fears Manchester City’s buy-back clause on Kelechi Iheanacho

Leicester City manager, Brendan Rodgers, admits he is unsure whether Super Eagles midfielder, Kelechi Iheanacho’s future lies with Manchester City or the Foxes, after reports about his contract came up for discussion in a press briefing where the Irishman gave an update on the club’s transfer direction.
Isaac Success scored a goal to help Watford progress to the FA Cup fifth round in their 2-0 win over Newcastle United.

Watford ready to accept loan offers for Isaac Success, Tom Dele-Bashiru

There could be two departures at Vicarage Road before the end of the month with Watford willing to let Super Eagles forward Isaac Success and his compatriot Tomiwa Dele-Bashiru leave on loan.
Liverpool’s Swiss midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri (C) celebrates scoring his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield in Liverpool, north-west England on December 4, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

FA: Liverpool were warned over possible winter break clash

Liverpool were warned about the possibility of an FA Cup fourth-round replay during the mid-season break before the start of the current campaign, the Football Association has said.
Brendan Rodgers believes Wilfred Ndidi is okay to start Leicester City’s League Cup semi-final second leg with Aston Villa on Tuesday.

Wilfred Ndidi passed fit for Leicester City’s League Cup clash with Aston Villa

Brendan Rodgers believes Wilfred Ndidi is okay to start Leicester City’s League Cup semi-final second leg with Aston Villa on Tuesday.
Inter have confirmed that they've completed the signing of Victor Moses from Chelsea after his loan spell with Fenerbahce was brought to an abrupt end.

Victor Moses eyes Coppa Italia debut as Inter hosts Fiorentina

Inter’s new arrival and former Nigeria international Victor Moses will be hoping to debut for the club on Wednesday when they host Fiorentina in the Coppa Italia.
Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel hailed the impact of Brazil star Neymar in his side’s progression in the French Ligue 1 so far this season.

Thomas Tuchel hails Neymar after PSG star’s 13 goals in 13 games

Paris Saint-Germain manager Thomas Tuchel hailed the impact of Brazil star Neymar in his side’s progression in the French Ligue 1 so far this season.
Arsenal are closing in on a deal for Spanish defender Pablo Mari.

Arsenal move for Flamengo defender on verge of collapse

Arsenal’s deal with Brazilian club Flamengo for their Spanish defender Pablo Mari is in doubt with the player heading back to Brazil.
Pep Guardiola is likely to stay at Manchester City and try to knock Liverpool from their perch, says Nedum Onuoha, with no obvious role for the Catalan if he walks away from English football.

Nedum Onuoha: Pep Guardiola will stay at Manchester City to knock Liverpool off their...

Pep Guardiola is likely to stay at Manchester City and try to knock Liverpool from their perch, says Nedum Onuoha, with no obvious role for the Catalan if he walks away from English football.
Eddie Howe

Eddie Howe: Arsenal not far away from being title contenders

Arsenal are not far away from being genuine contenders for the Premier League title, claims Eddie Howe, with the Bournemouth boss saying there has been an “overreaction” to an ongoing rebuilding project.
Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho netted the only goal of the game to put Leicester through to the fiifth round of the FA Cup after a 1-0 win on Saturday, January 25, at Brentford.

Kelechi Iheanacho revels in Brentford win

Kelechi Iheanacho labelled Leicester City’s FA Cup win a “great work” after scoring the only goal in Saturday’s 1-0 defeat of Brentford.
Juventus have quashed reports of an impending January exit for Federico Bernardeschi, putting to bed mounting speculation linking him with Barcelona and AC Milan.

No Federico Bernardeschi talks with Barcelona or AC Milan – Juventus chief

Juventus have quashed reports of an impending January exit for Federico Bernardeschi, putting to bed mounting speculation linking him with Barcelona and AC Milan.
Liverpool’s controversial application to trademark the name ‘Liverpool’ has been unsuccessful.

Club owner wants Liverpool fined over plans to field weakened side in FA Cup...

Accrington Stanley owner Andy Holt has called on the FA to fine Liverpool for their decision to field a weakened team in their Emirates FA Cup replay against Shrewsbury Town.
Nigeria youth international Orji Okwonkwo feels lucky to return for a second loan spell with Major League Soccer (MLS) side Montreal Impact under manager Thierry Henry.

Orji Okwonkwo ‘lucky’ to play under Thierry Henry at Montreal Impact

Nigeria youth international Orji Okwonkwo feels lucky to return for a second loan spell with Major League Soccer (MLS) side Montreal Impact under manager Thierry Henry.
Former Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo continued his recovery from an hamstring injury with a session in the gym on Tuesday.

Odion Ighalo keeps mum over Manchester United speculation

The 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) top score, Odion Ighalo remains calm despite transfer rumours over the weekend linking him to Manchester United in the English Premier league.

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expanding its enhanced health screening to 20 airports as part of its efforts to identify people with the new coronavirus who are traveling into the United States, the agency said.

US expands health screenings for coronavirus to 20 airports

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