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Diego Simeone dismissed talk of winning the La Liga title after Atletico Madrid preserved their 100 per cent record with a last-gasp comeback against Eibar.

20 highest paid managers in world football

France Football have published a list of who they purport to be the top 20 highest paid football managers in the game – the calculations are produced by taking into account the bonuses earned from the 2018/19 campaign, the gross salary earned in 2019/20 and other public streams of revenue also earned over the latter period.
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.
Former Cote d’Ivoire and Arsenal star has opened up why ex-Super Eagles teammate Nwankwo Kanu was never an inspiration while the pair were teammates at the North London outfit.

Kolo Toure reveals why Nwankwo Kanu did not inspire him at Arsenal

Former Cote d’Ivoire and Arsenal star has opened up why ex-Super Eagles teammate Nwankwo Kanu was never an inspiration while the pair were teammates at the North London outfit.
Callum Hudson-Odoi

Chelsea forward tests positive for coronavirus

Chelsea forward Callum Hudson-Odoi has tested positive for the coronavirus and all first-team players and coaching staff will now self-isolate, the Premier League club said.
Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that ‘a few’ un-named players are in self-isolation after showing symptoms of coronavirus.

Leicester players self-isolating with coronavirus symptoms

Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed that ‘a few’ un-named players are in self-isolation after showing symptoms of coronavirus.
Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has dedicated Monday night’s Premier League against Aston Villa to Leicester City fans.

Wilfred Ndidi dedicates victory vs Aston Villa to Leicester fans

Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has dedicated Monday night’s Premier League against Aston Villa to Leicester City fans.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is uncertain if Wilfred Ndidi will be available for their Premier League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Friday.

Wilfred Ndidi starts for Leicester City against Birmingham City

Wilfred Ndidi has been passed fit to start Leicester City's clash with Birmingham City in Wednesday’s FA Cup fixture.
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers discussed Manchester City keeper Ederson’s role in how Kelechi Iheanacho had to leave the field during their 1-0 loss to the champions in the Premier League.

Kelechi Iheanacho undergoes concussion protocol ahead Norwich City clash

The striker was substituted at half-time during Saturday’s defeat to Manchester City after a collision with the visiting goalkeeper Ederson, who caught Iheanacho on the chin and throat with his fists.
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers discussed Manchester City keeper Ederson’s role in how Kelechi Iheanacho had to leave the field during their 1-0 loss to the champions in the Premier League.

FIFPro questions Leicester City for ‘risking’ Kelechi Iheanacho’s safety

Kelechi Iheanacho could return for Leicester City in the premier league this weekend after the Nigerian suffered a concussion in the Foxes game against Manchester City.

Leicester boss compares Jamie Vardy to Liverpool star amid goal drought

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has thrown his support behind Jamie Vardy amid the striker's struggles to find the net in recent weeks, comparing his frontman to Liverpool's Roberto Firmino in how his movement helps to create chances for others in the side.
Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers discussed Manchester City keeper Ederson’s role in how Kelechi Iheanacho had to leave the field during their 1-0 loss to the champions in the Premier League.

Brendan Rodgers: Kelechi Iheanacho felt groggy after Ederson’s collision

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted that he replaced Kelechi Iheanacho in the Foxes 1-0 loss to the Manchester City on Saturday because he felt “groggy” after he suffered a reckless challenge from the Citizens goalkeeper Ederson.
Former Nigeria international Garba Lawal has advised Kelechi Iheanacho to be consistent in scoring goals for Leicester City when the 2019-20 season gets underway.

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers on Kelechi Iheanacho’s injury and substitution

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers discussed Manchester City keeper Ederson’s role in how Kelechi Iheanacho had to leave the field during their 1-0 loss to the champions in the Premier League.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is uncertain if Wilfred Ndidi will be available for their Premier League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Friday.

Brendan Rodgers defends Leicester City call over injured Wilfred Ndidi

Wilfred Ndidi was not rushed back from surgery, Brendan Rodgers has insisted, amid the Nigerian’s continued knee problems.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino celebrates at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Getty Images

Mauricio Pochettino, Brendan Rodgers lead Manchester City shortlist

Mauricio Pochettino and Brendan Rodgers would be the leading candidates to take over at Manchester City should Pep Guardiola decide to quit this summer.g
(From L, Front) Manchester City’s Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez, Manchester City’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling, Manchester City’s Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva, Manchester City’s German midfielder Ilkay Gundogan and Manchester City’s Portuguese defender Joao Cancelo and (From L, Rear) Manchester City’s Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson, Manchester City’s Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho, Manchester City’s Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus, Manchester City’s Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, Manchester City’s Argentinian defender Nicolas Otamendi and Manchester City’s French defender Benjamin Mendy pose for a team photo prior to the UEFA Champions League Group C football match Atalanta Bergamo vs Manchester City on November 6, 2019 at the San Siro stadium in Milan. (Photo by Marco BERTORELLO / AFP)

Manchester City ‘to be stripped of Premier League title’ after UEFA ban

Manchester City could reportedly have their 2014 Premier League title stripped if they are deemed to have breached financial rules.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is uncertain if Wilfred Ndidi will be available for their Premier League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Friday.

Brendan Rodgers: Wilfred Ndidi will be available for Leicester vs Manchester City

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers says Wilfred Ndidi will be fit for the Foxes next Premier League clash against Manchester City.
Liverpool’s controversial application to trademark the name ‘Liverpool’ has been unsuccessful.

Liverpool look to extend lead as top-four battle recommences

Liverpool are expected to take another step towards clinching a long-awaited Premier League title at bottom-of-the-table Norwich, while behind the runaway leaders the battle for Champions League places takes centre stage this weekend.
Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is uncertain if Wilfred Ndidi will be available for their Premier League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Friday.

Leicester City boss casts doubt over Wilfred Ndidi return against Wolves

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers is uncertain if Wilfred Ndidi will be available for their Premier League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Friday.

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PTF decries continued refusal by hospitals to treat patients for fear of coronavirus

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NDDC HQ shut over ‘coronavirus outbreak’

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Loans request: Nigeria now on the auction market – PDP

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213 British nationals were Monday evacuated from Nigeria through the Muritala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos on a British Airways flight BA9157 .

Nigeria releases new guidelines for international flights operations

Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority , NCAA, Thursday, released new guidelines for international flights operations during the current Covid-19 pandemic for Nigerian based crew.

Official: ICPC investigating cases of coronavirus fraud

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