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Jailed Russia international Aleksandr Kokorin is set to receive his first league winners’ medal after his team Zenit St Petersburg won the domestic title, the club’s president says.
Zenit St Petersburg striker Aleksandr Kokorin and Krasnodar midfielder Pavel Mamaev will be detained in jail until 8th December while they await a ruling over charges of "hooliganism".
Celtic crashed out of the Europa League in calamitous style with a 3-0 defeat to Zenit St Petersburg in Russia.
Villas-Boas arrived in England with Chelsea in 2011, having built a reputation as a promising coach with Academica and Porto, and went on to manage Tottenham after failing to impress at Stamford Bridge.
Dembélé only joined the French side last summer from Celtic, but has impressed in his debut campaign netting 24 times in all competitions.
Fenerbahce face sanctions from UEFA after breaching their Financial Fair Play (FFP) agreement in 2018-19.
The US says it is committed and will continue to work closely with Nigeria on recovery and repatriation of stolen assets to the country.
Wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, on Friday urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to order the release of the $5.7m and N2.4bn seized from her by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
The Supreme Court has upheld the election of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State.
A member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Adekunle Abraham, challenging the veracity of the secondary school certificate of Kwara state Governor-elect Abdulrahman AbdulRazaq has withdrawn from the case.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office has commenced investigations into the alleged illegal payment of about N400 million to some members of the Kwara State House of Assembly and the State Executive Council members before the expiration of their tenures.
Governor Nyesom Wike has accused the Nigerian Army of running illegal bunkering in Rivers State.
The Seagulls parted ways with Chris Hughton last week after he guided them to safety in the Premier League, finishing 17th in the top-flight - two points above third-bottom Cardiff.