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Callum Wilson: Hunger took me from non-league to England squad

Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson says "hunger and desire" drove him to escape non-league football and win an England call-up for the first time.
Pep Guardiola hailed Sergio Aguero as one of the world’s best strikers, following City’s superb 6-1 triumph over Huddersfield.

Pep Guardiola hails hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero

Pep Guardiola claimed Sergio Aguero has never been better after the Manchester City striker’s hat-trick inspired a 6-1 rout of Huddersfield on Sunday.
Harry Kane smashes home England’s second goal from the penalty spot during their 6-1 victory over Panama during the group stages. Matthias Schrader-AP

Les Ferdinand: Harry Kane is the world’s most complete No. 9

Harry Kane is the “most complete” No. 9 in world football, says Les Ferdinand, with the Tottenham striker being backed to shine for England and break Alan Shearer’s Premier League goal record.
Everton's Wayne Rooney

Everton’s Wayne Rooney set to confirm two-and-a-half-year DC United deal

Everton striker Wayne Rooney is expected to complete a two-and-a-half-year deal with Major League Soccer club DC United later on Thursday.

Harry Kane signs new Tottenham deal until 2024

Kane has developed into one of the world's finest strikers in north London, and will captain England at the 2018 World Cup after scoring 41 goals in just 48 appearances in all competitions this season.

Mo Salah breaks record and Emmanuel Boateng leaves Barca heartbroken

Egyptian Mohamed Salah broke a record and Ghanaian Emmanuel Boateng left Barcelona heartbroken as they became the top African performers in the elite European leagues at the weekend.

Jurgen Klopp praises Mo Salah for keeping grounded

Liverpool manager, Juergen Klopp, has praised Mohamed Salah for keeping his feet on the ground during his record-breaking Premier League season.

Liverpool’s Mo Salah vows to replicate record goalscoring season

The Egypt international eclipsed a trio of Premier League goalscoring greats - Alan Shearer, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez - with his 32nd goal of the season in Liverpool's 4-0 final-day victory over Brighton at Anfield.

Mo Salah sets new Premier League goal record

Mohamed Salah has set a new record for Premier League goals in a 38-game season, with the Liverpool forward recording his 32nd effort of the campaign against Brighton.

Jurgen Klopp rebukes Liverpool’s Mo Salah for diving at Stamford Bridge

Jurgen Klopp has rebuked Mohamed Salah for his dive at Stamford Bridge after a 1-0 defeat to Chelsea saw Liverpool fail to secure a Champions League spot next season.

Alan Shearer: ‘No-brainer’ for Steven Gerrard to take Rangers job

Former England striker Alan Shearer has said that Steven Gerrard should leap at the chance to become Rangers manager.

West Brom fightback steals spotlight from Mo Salah

Mohamed Salah bagged a record-equalling goal for Liverpool, but a dramatic late equaliser from Salomon Rondon earned West Bromwich Albion a 2-2 draw on Saturday.

Alan Shearer: Mo Salah is my Player of the Year

Mohamed Salah's predatory instinct despite not 'being an out-and-out centre-forward like his Golden Boot rival Harry Kane' have convinced Alan Shearer enough to name the Liverpool forward as his favourite for the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.

Manchester City among Premier League’s greatest teams

Manchester City's swaggering march to the title has seen Pep Guardiola's side hailed as one of the finest teams in the Premier League era.

Diving: Nobody wants to be labelled as a cheat – Dele Alli

Dele Alli has addressed the repeated accusations that he is diving, saying that he does not want "to be labelled as a cheat" and hopes to learn from each incident.

FA Cup: Hawkeye apologises over wrong VAR image for Juan Mata ‘goal’

The 'squiggly line' image shown by broadcasters was not used to disallow Juan Mata's goal in Manchester United's FA Cup fifth-round win at Huddersfield, says the provider of VAR pictures.

Harry Kane denies diving after Anfield penalty row

Tottenham striker Harry Kane has hit back at Virgil van Dijk's claim he dived to win a penalty in Sunday's dramatic 2-2 Premier League draw at Anfield.

Alexis Sanchez, Henrikh Mkhitaryan on brink of blockbuster swap deal

Alexis Sanchez is reportedly set to become a Manchester United player on Monday after a leaked image apparently showed the Chile international on the Old Trafford pitch in the club's famous red shirt.

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Hoodlums burgle air force officer’s apartment, steal phones, laptop

The Lagos State Police Command is on the trail of some burglars who allegedly broke into the apartment of a Lieutenant Commander at the Air Force Officers’ Mess on Victoria Island, Lagos State.
Myanmar President Win Myint

Myanmar’s president praises Rakhine state for ‘auspicious’ year

Myanmar’s president said Saturday it had been an “auspicious” year for Rakhine state, the violence-scarred territory and epicentre of the Rohingya crisis.
Liverpool's players pose before the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Liverpool FC at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, on November 28, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE - AFP)

Liverpool keen on keeping unbeaten run intact against Manchester United

The two most successful clubs in English football will face off in this weekend’s standout Premier League fixture at Anfield on Sunday afternoon as pacesetters, Liverpool face fading force, Manchester United in the North-West derby
Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala

Adebayo Alao-Akala: Why I’m contesting to return as Oyo governor

The immediate past governor of Oyo State, who is contesting 2019 governorship under the platform of the Action Democratic Party, ADP, Otunba Adebayo Alao-Akala, said he is motivated to want to rule Nigeria again because of the policies of the Oyo State All Progressives Congress, APC, led administration under the governorship of Senator Abiola Ajimobi which he described as ‘anti-people.’
Apple will produce a new animated series starring Snoopy and the Peanuts gang, created by the late American cartoonist Charles Schulz, for its video platform, a source close to the deal said Friday, confirming press reports.

Apple to roll out new Snoopy and Peanuts cartoon series

Apple will produce a new animated series starring Snoopy and the Peanuts gang, created by the late American cartoonist Charles Schulz, for its video platform, a source close to the deal said Friday, confirming press reports.