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Leicester City assistant manager Kolo Toure said his dream is to see an African team lift the Fifa World Cup trophy in the near future.

Leicester City coach Kolo Toure reveals World Cup dream

The ex-Ivory Coast international played for Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool in England before calling time on his career at Scottish Premiership side Celtic.
There has been no official confirmation from F1 or governing body the FIA but the news follows a McLaren team member testing positive for coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Australian Grand Prix called off

There has been no official confirmation from F1 or governing body the FIA but the news follows a McLaren team member testing positive for coronavirus.
Jose Mourinho has omitted Manchester United from his list of candidates for a top-four Premier League finish, while including Sheffield United and Wolves in the final running.

Jose Mourinho to tell Tottenham board to focus on Premier League or Europe

On Wednesday night, the North London outfit bowed out of the FA Cup, losing to Norwich City on penalties after initially holding an advantage over the Canaries.
Dortmund's English midfielder Jadon Sancho celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga match BVB Borussia Dortmund vs Eintracht Frankfurt

Hans-Joachim Watzke: Jadon Sancho doesn’t want to leave Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke does not believe Jadon Sancho wants to leave the Bundesliga outfit amid growing links to Manchester United.

EFCC questions, releases top NFF official over alleged financial fraud

Vice president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Seyi Akinwunmi, has been released by the country’s anti-corruption investigators after being questioned in an ongoing financial probe.
Newly appointed Assistant coach and former Captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, says he cannot wait to start in his new position.

Celestine Babayaro faults Joseph Yobo’s Super Eagles appointment

Celestine Babayaro has shared his thoughts on the appointment of Joseph Yobo as Nigeria’s senior national team assistant coach.
Spain and Barcelona great David Villa has announced he will retire from professional football at the end of the year.

David Villa reveals he was 90 percent sure of joining Arsenal from Barcelona in...

David Villa has revealed how close he came to joining Arsenal before leaving Barcelona back in 2013, insisting he was "90 per cent" certain the transfer would come to fruition at one stage.
Tyson Fury prevailed over Deontay Wilder by seventh-round TKO in one of the most anticipated rematches in recent boxing history Saturday night at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Tyson Fury’s unification fight against Anthony Joshua possible – promoter

Tyson Fury’s promoter Frank Warren says if fans want to see a unification fight with Anthony Joshua it can be made.
Cyriel Dessers says he’s hoping to involved in Nigeria’s 2021 African Cup of Nation qualifying match against Sierra Leone.

Cyriel Dessers admits Nigeria contact

Cyriel Dessers said he’s hoping to involve in Nigeria’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Sierra Leone.
Deontay Wilder and his team have some work to do after the American relinquished his WBC heavyweight crown in a disappointing defeat to Tyson Fury.

Deontay Wilder’s trainer blames heavy entrance costume for Tyson Fury defeat

Deontay Wilder and his team have some work to do after the American relinquished his WBC heavyweight crown in a disappointing defeat to Tyson Fury.
Chris Smalling is ready to hold talks regarding a permanent move to Roma from Manchester United and is also eyeing up an England recall ahead of Euro 2020.

Chris Smalling ready to discuss Roma stay after being cast adrift by Manchester United

Chris Smalling is ready to hold talks regarding a permanent move to Roma from Manchester United and is also eyeing up an England recall ahead of Euro 2020
Newly appointed Assistant coach and former Captain of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, says he cannot wait to start in his new position.

NFF supremo defends ex-Super Eagles skipper’s appointment as assistant coach

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick has defended the choice of Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the senior national team, amid a huge public outcry over his appointment last week.
Odion Ighalo has become the first Nigerian to play for Manchester United following his debut against Chelsea.

Odion Ighalo gets good ratings in Manchester United debut vs Chelsea

Odion Ighalo got a good rating despite getting few minutes in his debut for Manchester United, in their 2-0 win at Chelsea in Monday’s Premier League game.
Bruno Fernandes will be a great addition to Manchester United's ranks, according to Bernardo Silva, who says the midfielder has the mentality and character to succeed in the Premier League.

Bruno Fernandes reacts to Manchester United win vs Chelsea

Manchester United secured the third win in their last four games in all competitions after beating Chelsea in the Premier League on Monday night.
Christian Eriksen says his decision to run down his contract at Tottenham made him a “black sheep” at the Premier League club.

Christian Eriksen: I was the ’black sheep’ at Spurs

Christian Eriksen says his decision to run down his contract at Tottenham made him a “black sheep” at the Premier League club.
Richard Masters will seek improvements in the time it takes to make VAR decisions in the Premier League, and potentially rethink the fine margins of the offside rule. Fred Lee-Getty Images for Premier League

English Premier League seeks improvement of VAR

Premier League chief executive Richard Masters admits his organisation must try to improve VAR after a season marred by controversy surrounding the review technology.

Austin Ejide targets Super Eagles return after six years

Nigerian goalkeeper Austin Ejide said he is in the best form of his career and his not ruling out a return to the Super Eagles six years after his last appearance.
Arsenal are closing in on a deal for Spanish defender Pablo Mari.

Arsenal set to finalise Pablo Mari move after breakthrough in talks with Flamengo

Mari flew to England alongside Arsenal technical director Edu on Saturday to undergo a medical but returned to Brazil on Sunday after the clubs failed to agree on the terms of his move.

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Following the arrival of the 15-member Chinese medical team, the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) have declared they will not allow the Chinese attend or touch any patient.

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NUPENG seeks justice over killing of Abia petrol station worker

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has expressed outrage over the killing of one of its members, Chibuisi Chikezie Okameme, aged 26, a petrol station worker in Abia State, on April 5.
Residents of parts of Port Harcourt were forced off the streets on Tuesday by security personnel as Gov. Nyesom Wike imposed a dusk to dawn curfew in parts of the state.

Rivers governor dares federal government, declares Carveton helicopters ‘persona non grata’

The Rivers State Government has shut down Carveton Helicopters in the state for endangering the lives of Rivers people over what it tagged as “suspicious operation of the company in the state.”