Football

Liverpool will not sell Coutinho this summer – club owners

Philippe Coutinho will not be sold before the close of the summer transfer window, Liverpool's owners Fenway Sports Group have said.

Arsenal would let Sanchez join PSG than Man City – Merson

Arsenal would be willing to let Alexis Sanchez leave the club but would rather he joined Paris Saint-Germain than Manchester City, says Paul Merson.

Fuchs backs Iheanacho to shine for Leicester City

Austria defender Christian Fuchs has tipped Nigeria striker Kelechi Iheanacho to shine at new Premier League club Leicester City.

Barcelona to activate Asensio’s release clause

Barcelona are ready to pull off a big coup, by triggering Marco Asensio’s release clause.

Chelsea caused their own problems – Wenger

Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has said he sympathises with Chelsea counterpart Antonio Conte over the size of his squad, but feels they caused their own problems by loaning out too many players.

Dortmund refuse Barcelona Dembele bid

Borussia Dortmund have rejected an initial offer from Barcelona for 20-year-old winger Ousmane Dembele, the Bundesliga club said on Thursday.

Birmingham close to signing Ogenyi Onazi

Birmingham manager Harry Redknapp says the club are close to signing midfielder Ogenyi Onazi from Trabzonspor.

Man United’s Fosu-Mensah joins Crystal Palace on loan

Crystal Palace have signed Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah on a season-long loan.

Wenger braced for knife-edge Arsenal season

Arsene Wenger brokered a fragile truce with Arsenal's dissenting fans by winning the FA Cup, but has little margin for error ahead of Friday's Premier League opener against Leicester City.

Newcastle in talks with Chelsea over Kenedy loan deal

Newcastle are in talks with Chelsea over bringing winger Kenedy to St James’ Park on a season-long loan.

Dembele misses Dortmund training as Barca lurk

Borussia Dortmund’s wonderkid Ousmane Dembele failed to show up for training Thursday, coach Peter Bosz said, fuelling speculation that the French youngster is poised to join Barcelona as Neymar’s replacement.

Golbe, Udoh, Alimi, Aggreh, 5 others dropped from CHAN squad

Coach of the home based team of Nigeria, Salisu Yusuf, has listed 20 players for their upcoming qualifiers against Benin Republic this weekend in the CHAN Qualifiers.

Iniesta misses Barca training ahead of Supercopa clash with Real

Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta could be a doubt for Sunday's Supercopa de Espana showdown against Real Madrid.

Arsenal’s Giroud not interested in Marseille move – Garcia

Rudi Garcia has dismissed Marseille's chances of signing Olivier Giroud from Arsenal, as he feels the striker has no interest in joining the Ligue 1 side.

Agent refuses to confirm Onazi’s rumored transfer to Birmingham

The agent of Super Eagles vice captain Ogenyi Onazi has refused to confirm or deny reports in the Turkish press about his client possible move to English Championship side Birmingham City.

Emirates aims to sponsor PSG until 2019

Dubai's Emirates airline confirmed Thursday it would sponsor the shirts of Qatar-owned Paris Saint-Germain until 2019, despite a regional crisis which has seen the UAE cut ties with Doha.

Nigeria, Cameroon move up in latest FIFA rankings

World Cup rivals Nigeria and Cameroon have both moved a spot up in the latest FIFA Rankings released today by the world football governing body.

Real Madrid’s Modric banned for Super Cup for red card 3 years ago

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric will be banned for Sunday's Spanish Super Cup first leg at Barcelona.

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Senator Uzodinma: God using me for Imo people

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