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Everton make announcement about managerial situation

Everton have confirmed that Duncan Ferguson will remain in charge for Sunday’s trip to Manchester United.
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Oghenekaro Etebo left out of Stoke City’s matchday squad again

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo was not included in the Stoke City’s squad for their Championship clash against Luton town on Tuesday.
Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho reacts after scoring in Leicester City 4-1 big away win over Aston Villa in the Premier League encounter on Sunday to move six points clear of champions Manchester City.

Victor Ikpeba: What Kelechi Iheanacho must do to remain in top form

Former Nigeria international Victor Ikpeba insists Kelechi Iheanacho must work hard and must change his mentality if he’s to fulfill his potential.
Austrian writer Peter Handke on Dec. 10 received this year's Nobel Prize for Literature, amid protests and condemnations from many countries.

Peter Handke receives Nobel Prize for Literature amidst protest

Austrian author Peter Handke received his Nobel Prize for Literature at a ceremony in Sweden, amidst protests on Tuesday.
Premier League campaigners Arsenal are immediately entering talks with Carlo Ancelotti after his sacking by Napoli.

Arsenal plan Carlo Ancelotti talks after Napoli sacking

Arsenal will hold talks with Carlo Ancelotti after the Italian was sacked by Napoli on Tuesday night.
Jose Mourinho's first training session with Tottenham Hotspur went down well as he aims to return the Whitelily yo winning ways after taken over Mauricio Pochettino.

Jose Mourinho bars Tottenham stars from one thing ahead of Bayern rematch

Jose Mourinho against Bayern Munich conjures images of laundry baskets, woolly hats and hidden ear-pieces but his only clandestine operation this week has been to keep his players away from the video nasty.
Former Nigeria international Garba Lawal has advised Kelechi Iheanacho to be consistent in scoring goals for Leicester City when the 2019-20 season gets underway.

Kelechi Iheanacho backs Leicester City to break more records

Leicester City will keep breaking records to make this a bumper Christmas for the club’s fans, Kelechi Iheanacho has promised.

Olivier Giroud wanted by Inter, Atletico in January transfer

Serie A giants Inter Milan and Spanish Laliga top side Atletico Madrid are reportedly leading the race to sign Chelsea’s Olivier Giroud in January.
Sunshine Stars striker Israel Abia has said that his target for the 2019-20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season is to score at least 23 goals.

Sunshine Stars four-goal hero eyes Mfon Udoh’s 23-goal record

Sunshine Stars striker Israel Abia has said that his target for the 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season is to score at least 23 goals.
There is no cause for panic at Chelsea just yet, says Ashley Cole, but there are issues for new boss Frank Lampard to address.

Frank Lampard out to replace Eden Hazard in the January transfer period

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard is out to replace Real Madrid star Eden Hazard in the January transfer period.
Pep Guardiola's current Manchester City contract expires in 2021

Pep Guardiola wants Manchester City to beat Real Madrid to €300 million signing

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants the Premier League Champions to beat Real Madrid to €300m signing of Kylian Mbappe from Paris Saint-Germain.
Jonathan dos Santos claims that Carlos Vela has received an offer from Barcelona after another stellar season in the MLS with Los Angeles FC.

Jonathan dos Santos: Carlos Vela has an ‘offer on the table’ to join Barcelona

Jonathan dos Santos claims that Carlos Vela has received an offer from Barcelona after another stellar season in the MLS with Los Angeles FC.
FIFA president Gianni Infantino has called for new, stronger and more effective ways to eradicate racism in football in the wake of England players suffering abuse in Bulgaria.

FIFA chief Gianni Infantino canvasses against corruption

Gianni Infantino, President of the world football governing body (FIFA), has called for concerted efforts from all stakeholders if the battle against corruption is to be won.
Premier League campaigners Arsenal are immediately entering talks with Carlo Ancelotti after his sacking by Napoli.

EPL giants commence talks with Carlo Ancelotti after Napoli sacking

Premier League campaigners Arsenal are immediately entering talks with Carlo Ancelotti after his sacking by Napoli.
Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen was left on the bench for the entire duration in Lille’s visit to Chelsea in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions league game.

Victor Osimhen benched in Lille’s defeat to Chelsea at Stamford bridge

Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen was left on the bench for the entire duration in Lille’s visit to Chelsea in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions league game.
Kelechi Iheanacho has expressed the pride he feels being part of a ‘great’ Leicester City that have completed an eight-game winning streak in the Premier League.

Kelechi Iheanacho targets more ground-breaking records with Leicester City

Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is aiming to help his side break more records this season.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Gernot Rohr refutes claims on Ovie Ejaria, Eberechi Eze

Super Eagles German coach Gernot Rohr has dismissed claims he prefers Reading FC midfielder Ovie Ejaria to Queens Park Rangers forward Eberechi Eze for the national team, saying he has not granted any interview to any media organization both locally and internationally on the issue.
[FILE] Leicester City’s Northern Irish manager Brendan Rodgers applauds the fans following the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Fulham at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on March 9, 2019. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

Brendan Rogers set to raid Brugge for Nigeria striker

English Premier League side Leicester City have been linked with a move for Nigeria International striker Emmanuel Dennis.

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The partial closure of Nigeria’s land border with neighbours will continue beyond January 2020 and will only be terminated until the set objectives are achieved.

Cleric advises Nigerians to utilise advantages of border closure

A Cleric, Christopher Qwolabi, on Friday, advised Nigerians, especially youths, to utilise the advantages of the nation’s border closure to be self-productive and reliant.
Kabir Marafa, senator representing Zamfara central, says he will remain in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to fight injustice.

Senator Marafa: Governors plotting to replace Adams Oshiomhole with Abdulaziz Yari

Kabir Marafa, a former senator, said some governors are plotting to replace Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) with AbdulAziz Yari, former governor of Zamfara state.
Wayne Rooney admits he has a desire to get into football management as he prepares for his return to the English game in January.

Wayne Rooney confesses his ambition to manage after he retires from playing

Wayne Rooney admits he has a desire to get into football management as he prepares for his return to the English game in January.
Caretaker premier Saad Hariri on Thursday made phone calls to World Bank president David Malpass and IMF managing director Kristalina Georgieva, his office said.

Lebanon premier asks World Bank, IMF help with economic rescue plan

Lebanon’s caretaker prime minister Thursday asked international funding bodies for support in drawing up an emergency rescue plan for his protest-wracked country.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

Yuletide: Army advises Nigerians to be security conscious

Maj.-Gen. Usman Yakubu, Commander Corps of Artillery, Kontagora has called on Nigerians to be more security conscious before, during and after the Christmas and New year festivities.