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Cameroon defender Augustine Ejangue has apologised to Toni Duggan after spitting on her in their 3-0 loss to England in Sunday's Round of 16 contest in Valenciennes.

WWC: Cameroon’s Augustine Ejangue regrets spitting on England’s Toni Duggan

Cameroon defender Augustine Ejangue has apologised to Toni Duggan after spitting on her in their 3-0 loss to England in Sunday's Round of 16 contest in Valenciennes.

Rivaldo defends Lionel Messi, Neymar after Louis van Gaal criticism

Criticism of Lionel Messi and Neymar for not being "team players" suggests former Barcelona coach Louis van Gaal does not like players that "detract from the coach", according to Rivaldo.
Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen set to quit Barcelona for an adventure with Valencia, the signing was completed on Tuesday.

Barca goalkeeper set to quit Camp Nou for Valencia

Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen set to quit Barcelona for an adventure with Valencia, the signing was completed on Tuesday.
Valencia are interested in making a move for Newcastle United forward Ayoze Perez.

Valencia keen on signing Newcastle star Ayoze Perez

Valencia are interested in making a move for Newcastle United forward Ayoze Perez.
Sadio Mane has set his sights on victory for Senegal against Algeria when they meet in their second Group C game at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo on Thursday.

Afcon: Senegal’s Sadio Mane aiming for victory against Algeria

Sadio Mane has set his sights on victory for Senegal against Algeria when they meet in their second Group C game at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo on Thursday.
Frank Lampard is set to start work at Chelsea next week. Getty Images - Getty

Frank Lampard set to seal Chelsea reunion

Frank Lampard’s reunion with Chelsea as the club’s new manager edged closer yesterday as Derby said they had granted permission for the Premier League club to conclude negotiations.
Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala will be wearing a smile after Arsenal confirmed a pre-season club friendly against Barcelona on Monday.

Barcelona face Arsenal in friendly as Asisat Oshoala returns to former club

Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala will be wearing a smile after Arsenal confirmed a pre-season club friendly against Barcelona on Monday.
Vincent Kompany has targeted silverware in his first season with Anderlecht, but acknowledged he has everything to prove as he embarks on his first coaching job.

Vincent Kompany: I have everything to prove at Anderlecht

Vincent Kompany has targeted silverware in his first season with Anderlecht, but acknowledged he has "everything to prove" as he embarks on his first coaching job.
Naby Keita’s goal against Huddersfield Town on Friday is the fastest Liverpool strike in the Premier League.

Afcon: Mo Salah looks after me like his little brother – Naby Keita

Although both players are competitors in Egypt for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), Liverpool midfielder Naby Keita revealed how Mohamed Salah helped him in his debut season in England.
Efe Ajagba will step into the ring against European champion, Ali Eren Demirezen in a battle of 2016 Olympians putting their unbeaten records on the line.

Pablo Sarabia set to join PSG in deal worth over €20 million

Pablo Sarabia is all set to leave Sevilla to join Paris Saint-Germain, with the Ligue 1 club prepared to pay more than his €18 million (£16m/$20m) release clause.
Real Madrid have decided to launch their own women’s team, the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has confirmed.

Real Madrid to launch women’s team

Real Madrid have decided to launch their own women’s team, the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has confirmed.
Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye is eager to welcome Sadio Mane into the squad after he missed their opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations game against Tanzania on Sunday.

Sadio Mane would swap Champions League win for Afcon crown

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane claims he would happily trade his Champions League winners’ medal for Africa Cup of Nations glory with Senegal.
Mo Salah

Afcon: Superstar Salah seeks first goal

Superstar Mohamed Salah gets a second chance to score his first goal at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations when hosts Egypt face the Democratic Republic of Congo in Group A on Wednesday.
Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye is eager to welcome Sadio Mane into the squad after he missed their opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations game against Tanzania on Sunday.

Afcon: Senegal’s Idrissa Gueye eager for Sadio Mane return

Senegal midfielder Idrissa Gueye is eager to welcome Sadio Mane into the squad after he missed their opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations game against Tanzania on Sunday.
San Siro

San Siro to be ‘knocked down’ – AC Milan chief

AC Milan and Inter are moving ahead with plans to demolish their famous San Siro stadium, Rossoneri president Paolo Scaroni has claimed.
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher has admitted he would love to see Matthijs de Ligt move to Anfield, claiming the teenage defender plays like a 29-year-old.

Fabio Capello: Matthijs de Ligt to Juventus will end Serie A title race

Former Juventus manager Fabio Capello believes the Serie A title race will be over for another season if the Bianconeri complete the signing of Matthijs de Ligt.
Philippe Coutinho cost Barcelona £146m when signing from Liverpool 15 months ago

John Aldridge: Liverpool shouldn’t blow budget on Philippe Coutinho

Liverpool have been advised not to “blow their transfer budget” on re-signing Philippe Coutinho, with John Aldridge of the opinion that Wilfried Zaha would be a better option for Jurgen Klopp.
Georginio Wijnaldum

Georginio Wijnaldum: Liverpool have evolved as a team

Liverpool evolved over the course of the 2018-19 season, says Georginio Wijnaldum, who believes the Reds are now strong enough to win "really tough" games.

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