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Dickson Etuhu not guilty of match-fixing

A Swedish court on Thursday found former English Premier League player Dickson Etuhu not guilty of attempting to fix the result of a match.

Ex-Super Eagles player Dickson Etuhu’s alleged match-fixing trial starts

Former Super Eagles player Dickson Etuhu goes on trial in a Swedish court on Thursday to face a charge of match-fixing, which he denies.
Bruce Buck

Bruce Buck: Financial fair play has ended small clubs’ Premier League dreams

Financial fair play rules have killed off the dreams of small clubs hoping to win the biggest prizes in English football, Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck said on Thursday.
West Bromwich Albion

West Brom move to top of English Championship as Middlesbrough, Derby falter

West Bromwich Albion signalled their determination to bounce straight back into the Premier League as their 3-2 victory at bottom club Preston North End powered them to the top of the Championship on Saturday.
Oghenekaro Etebo

Peter Etebo hails Stoke City hard-fought win against Swansea City

Stoke City midfielder, Oghenekaro Peter Etebo, is delighted to see the side pick their second win in the English Championship this season following Tuesday’s 1-0 home victory against Swansea City.

Aston Villa coach Steve Bruce hail Tammy Abraham after goalscoring home debut

Aston Villa coach Steve Bruce has heaped praises on Tammy Abraham and Yannick Bolasie after the duo scored on their home debuts to hand the hosts a 2-0 victory over Rotherham United.

Steven Nzonzi arrives Roma to complete €30 million move

Sevilla midfielder Steven Nzonzi has arrived at Roma to complete his reported €30 million (£26.8m/$34.2m) switch to the Stadio Olimpico.
Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United made it two wins from two matches at the start of their Championship campaign when they overcame Frank Lampard's Derby County with an imperious 4-1 victory on Saturday.

Frank Lampard stunned as Leeds smash four goals at Derby

Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds United made it two wins from two matches at the start of their Championship campaign when they overcame Frank Lampard's Derby County with an imperious 4-1 victory on Saturday.
Chelsea Ola Aina

EPL: Maurizio Sarri omits Ola Aina from Chelsea squad

Super Eagles defender Ola Aina has been omitted from Chelsea squad that traveled to Dublin on Tuesday.
Jurgen Klopp Joel Matip Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp sweating on Joel Matip injury in Liverpool defeat

Joel Matip's injury during Liverpool's 3-1 loss to Dortmund was the "most negative thing about the day" in Jurgen Klopp's eyes.
Steven N'Zonzi

Arsenal in talks to sign Sevilla midfielder Steven N’Zonzi

Gunners boss Unai Emery worked with N'Zonzi during his time at the Spanish club.

Report: Mark Hughes favourite to land Southampton job

Former Stoke City boss Mark Hughes has emerged as the leading contender for the vacant manager's job at Southampton, ESPN reports.

El-Hadji Diouf considers Senegal presidency role

Former Senegal striker El-Hadji Diouf is inspired by Liberian president George Weah and considers standing for election as the country’s president.

Ola Aina, other lesser known Africans shine in FA Cup

The FA Cup third round in England gave lesser known Africans a chance to shine at the weekend as no established Premier League stars scored.

Stoke City sack Mark Hughes after poor run of form

Mark Hughes has been sacked as manager of Stoke City, just hours after the club's FA Cup third-round exit at the hands of League Two side Coventry City.

Tottenham’s Harry Kane absolutely amazing – Arsene Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has described Harry Kane's achievement of scoring the most Premier League goals in a calendar year as "absolutely amazing".

Alan Shearer confident Harry Kane will break Premier League record

Alan Shearer said with confidence that Harry Kane will break his Premier League record as he raved about the free-scoring Tottenham star.

Harry Kane admit Alan Shearer’s inspired landmark treble

Harry Kane admitted his hat-trick in Tottenham Hotspur’s 3-0 win against Burnley was inspired by his bid to shatter Alan Shearer’s Premier League record for goals in a calendar year.

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Alvaro Morata Chelsea

Alvaro Morata injury could make Maurizio Sarri enter January transfer window

Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri is likely to assess the attacking talent on offer in the January transfer window after Alvaro Morata suffered an injury this week.
Protestors wearing “yellow vest” (gilet jaune) gesture on December 8, 2018 near the Arc de Triomphe in Paris during a protest against rising costs of living they blame on high taxes. – Paris was on high alert on December 8 with major security measures in place ahead of fresh “yellow vest” protests which authorities fear could turn violent for a second weekend in a row. (Photo by Eric FEFERBERG / AFP)

France ‘yellow vest’ protesters gather on decisive weekend

"Yellow vest" demonstrators have gathered in central Paris for a fifth weekend of protests in defiance of calls by the French government to stay at home.
yemi osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: We are consulting on Africa continental free trade agreement

Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice President and the running mate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate said that the APC led federal government was consulting with key stakeholders before signing the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement.
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Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 budget presentation under threat as National Assembly workers go on strike

The 2019 budget presentation by President Muhammadu Buhari next week is under serious threat as the Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria has vowed to embark of four days warning strike over unpaid allowances.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, yesterday disagreed on some policies of the Federal Government, including subsidy, anti-corruption war and the economy.

Lessons of the vice presidential candidates’ debate

These valid statements, in my mind, summarize the true state of the Nigerian situation, from which all our leaders should pick some valuable lessons.