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Andy Robertson: Trent Alexander-Arnold is the best right-back in the world

Liverpool's Andy Robertson has lavished praise on team-mate Trent Alexander-Arnold, hailing the fellow Champions League winner as the best right-back in the world.
Manchester City and Juventus are close to reaching a deal for right-back Joao Cancelo.

Manchester City close to sealing Joao Cancelo signing from Juventus

Manchester City and Juventus are close to reaching a deal for right-back Joao Cancelo.
Khaldoon Al Mubarak

Khaldoon Al Mubarak: Some Manchester City rivals are ‘jealous’

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak says some of their rivals are jealous of the club’s success.

English FA scraps champagne celebrations from Cup finals

The English FA has scrapped Champagne from its cup final celebrations out of respect for the religious beliefs of some footballers, the UK Mirror reports.

Fernandinho absent for Manchester City trip to Crystal Palace due to injury

Fernandinho is absent from the Manchester City squad for their Premier League match at Crystal Palace on Sunday, with Kevin De Bruyne back in the team.
Manchester City’s Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus celebrates with teammates after scoring their seventh goal during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg football match between Manchester City and Schalke 04 at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on March 12, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Manchester City left to question priorities for Crystal Palace visit

Manchester City’s quest for an unprecedented quadruple leaves Pep Guardiola with a perilous balancing act for Sunday’s trip to a Crystal Palace side that know how to shock the Premier League champions.
Benjamin Mendy

Manchester City’s Benjamin Mendy vows to stay out of trouble

Benjamin Mendy has promised to stick to the rules at Manchester City as the French star returned to action following a turbulent season.

Manchester City’s Benjamin Mendy, Sergio Aguero give Pep Guardiola FA Cup semi-final boost

Sergio Aguero will travel with the Manchester City squad to face Brighton and Hove Albion in Saturday's FA Cup semi-final, while Benjamin Mendy is ready to fill the problem position of left-back for Pep Guardiola.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has attributed his team’s victory over Germany’s Schalke 04 to their attacking style of football, adding that his boys were relaxed and decided to play and be aggressive against their opponents.

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City will not be Premier League champions if they drop points

Pep Guardiola admits Man City must not drop any points in their final six Premier League games if they are to beat Liverpool to the title.
Djibril Sidibe

Monaco’s Djibril Sidibe held Atletico Madrid talks

Atletico Madrid held talks with Djibril Sidibe over a transfer last year, the France and Monaco right-back has claimed.
Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola gestures from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on February 3, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) /

VAR: Pep Guardiola wants quicker decisions

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola again backed the use of Video Assistant Referee technology, but called for decisions using the system to be speeded up after his side’s 7-0 thrashing of Schalke to progress to the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.
Benjamin Mendy

Benjamin Mendy injury woes forcing Pep Guardiola to look elsewhere

Pep Guardiola admits being unable to trust Benjamin Mendy's fitness is likely to force him into the transfer market.
Pep Guardiola says his team gave an extraordinary display against West Ham despite the exhausting Carabao Cup final match against Chelsea on Sunday.

Pep Guardiola: Toughest period of the season for Manchester City

Pep Guardiola believes Manchester City are going through their toughest spell of the campaign in terms of injuries and suggested he will be without Aymeric Laporte, John Stones and Gabriel Jesus until after the March international break.
Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola is seen in his seat in the dug out ahead of the English Premier League football match between Huddersfield Town and Manchester City at the John Smith’s stadium in Huddersfield, northern England on January 20, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Pep Guardiola not worried about Manchester City players’ social media use

Pep Guardiola is not concerned about the way his Manchester City players use social media, despite a post from Kyle Walker that appeared to mock Premier League title rivals, Liverpool.
Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola is seen in his seat in the dug out ahead of the English Premier League football match between Huddersfield Town and Manchester City at the John Smith’s stadium in Huddersfield, northern England on January 20, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Pep Guardiola: Packed programme a ‘privilege’

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has challenged his in-form players to relish their demanding schedule as they continue to chase Premier League leaders Liverpool with a visit to Newcastle on Tuesday.
Benjamin Mendy

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City have missed ‘unstoppable’ Benjamin Mendy

Pep Guardiola has admitted "unstoppable" left-back Benjamin Mendy has been missed by Manchester City, despite results suggesting otherwise.
Bernardo Silva Manchester City

Bernardo Silva: Manchester City’s squad approaching full strength at right time

Bernardo Silva says Manchester City’s squad is approaching full strength at the right time as they mount a four-pronged trophy assault
Neymar

Neymar wants to play in Premier League

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has admitted that he will have to play in the Premier League at some stage of his career if he is to be considered a “great player”.

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National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), on Monday accused members of the Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, of burning down two ambulances at the Agency’s Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) in Abuja.

NEMA: Shiites burnt down two quick response ambulances

National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), on Monday accused members of the Shiite group, Islamic Movement of Nigeria, of burning down two ambulances at the Agency’s Emergency Response and Ambulance Bays (ERABs) in Abuja.
Nigerian Stock Exchange NSE

NSE indices resume with 40% loss amid profit taking

Activities on the nation’s bourse opened for the week on Monday on downward posture, with crucial market indices shedding 0.40 per cent.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita

Winifred Oyo-Ita: Unrealistic demands by labour unions hampering implementation of new minimum wage

The Federal Government has revealed that the new minimum wage of N30,000 is yet to be implemented in full across the board in the Federal Civil Service because of unrealistic demands of the labour unions.
Abba Kabir Yusuf

Tribunal: PDP tenders 241 exhibits against Governor Ganduje’s election

Abba Kabir-Yusuf, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the March 23 Governorship election in Kano State, on Monday, tendered 241 exhibits before the state Governorship Election Petition Tribunal.
Dr Gloria Obioh, Head of Department of Environmental Biotechnology and Bio- conservation Department, National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) stated this in an interview with newsmen.

Federal government set to deploy biogas for power generation

The Federal Government on Monday in Abuja affirmed its readiness to deploy biogas for electricity generation in the country.