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Dejan Lovren thinks Liverpool’s squad unity and experience sees them well set to fight for silverware again this season after lifting the Champions League last campaign.

Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren prioritising move to Roma – agent

Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren has prioritised a move to Serie A side Roma, according to agent Alessandro Lucci.
Jamilu Collins played the entire duration of the his Bundesliga debut with Paderborn in the 3-2 defeat away to Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday.

Jamilu Collins make Bundesliga debut for Paderborn

Super Eagles left-back Jamilu Collins made his Bundesliga debut on Saturday afternoon, starting and playing the full game in SC Paderborn’s 2-3 loss at Bayer Leverkusen.
Niko Kovac is to be sacked as manager of Bayern Munich this summer regardless of how he fares in an ongoing bid for a domestic double, Goal and Spox understands.

Niko Kovac still scanning horizon for fresh Bayern Munich blood

Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac said Wednesday his side were still open to bringing in some fresh blood before the European transfer window closes.
Philippe Coutinho represents a “risk” that Bayern Munich do not need to take, says Stefan Effenberg, with Mario Mandzukic a more suitable option for a club looking to land the Champions League crown.

Stefan Effenberg: Philippe Coutinho a risk Bayern Munich don’t need to take

Various attacking options are reportedly being considered by the Bundesliga title holders ahead of the German transfer window swinging shut.
Ivan Perisic had no doubts about joining Bayern Munich once the Bundesliga champions came calling, even if he was not their first-choice target.

Ivan Perisic: When Bayern Munich come calling, you cannot say no

Ivan Perisic had no doubts about joining Bayern Munich once the Bundesliga champions came calling, even if he was not their first-choice target.
Naason Joaquin Garcia, right, who calls himself the last apostle of Christ in US court for sex crimes

Brainwashed: Thousands flock to church despite leader held in US for sex crimes

Mexican Pentecostal church the Light of the World is in crisis, its leader facing pedophilia charges, but that has not stopped thousands of people from around the world travelling to its headquarters to be immersed in a giant baptismal pool.

Bayern Munich sign ex-Dortmund winger after Leroy Sané injury

The Bundesliga champions had hoped to secure a deal for Manchester City’s Leroy Sané before the German international suffered a knee ligament injury.
Inter Milan's battle to keep Ivan Perisic is heating up with the club saying they are yet to receive any 'suitable offers' for the Arsenal-linked winger.

Ivan Perisic close to Bayern Munich move after undergoing medical

Ivan Perisic looks set to complete a move to Bayern Munich after undergoing a medical with the Bundesliga champions.

Bayern Munich keen on Juventus forward

According to Calciomercato, Bayern are keen on Mario Mandzukic, a former player of theirs, to bolster the depth in their attack.
Aruna Quadri has been handed one of the toughest opponents in the ongoing ITTF World Tour Hong Kong Open as the Nigerian will slug it out with 2018 Czech Open Champion, China’s Zheng Peifeng in the first round of the men’s singles.

Aruna Quadri retains Nigeria Open title, may miss African Games

Africa’s highest-ranked table tennis player, Aruna Quadri, has retained the Nigeria Open Men’s Singles title after defeating Austria’s Gardos Robert 4-2 on Sunday in Lagos.
Former Brazil star Rivaldo believes Paul Pogba and Christian Eriksen would fit in well at Real Madrid, but says the Spanish giants do not need them.

Juventus still hoping to sign Paul Pogba this summer

That’s according to the Express, who report that Juve are trying to sell a number of players in order to raise the funds required to sign Pogba.
Manchester United should be prepared to sell Paul Pogba for as much as they can and reinvest the money in the squad, according to former Red Devils midfielder Jonathan Greening.

Juventus still hoping to sign Paul Pogba this summer

Juventus haven’t given up hope of bringing former player Paul Pogba back to the club this summer.
Inter Milan's battle to keep Ivan Perisic is heating up with the club saying they are yet to receive any 'suitable offers' for the Arsenal-linked winger.

Inter’s Ivan Perisic accepts Bayern Munich loan move

Inter’s Croatian international winger Ivan Perisic has accepted Bundesliga giants FC Bayern Munich’s offer to join the Bavarian’s on a season long loan, Italian broadcaster Sky Sport Italia reports.
Ernesto Valverde

Ernesto Valverde: I don’t know what will happen with Neymar

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde remains unsure what will happen with Neymar amid reports the LaLiga champions want to sign the Paris Saint-Germain star.
Mario Mandzukic

Manchester United pull out of Mario Mandžukić talks

That’s according to the Daily Mail, who report that the Premier League club have withdrawn from negotiations because the transfer fee being demanded by Juventus was too high.
Phillipe Coutinho 'has balls' and celebrated his goal in Barcelona's win over Manchester United with 'anger and desire', according to his team-mates Clement Lenglet and Sergio Busquets.

Philippe Coutinho set for Barcelona stay after Miami win over Napoli

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde claimed on Wednesday that Philippe Coutinho is set to stay at Camp Nou despite strong interest in the unsettled Brazilian from the Premier League.
Mario Mandzukic

Manchester United in talks with Mario Mandzukic

Manchester United are back in talks to sign Mario Mandzukic from Juventus as a replacement for Romelu Lukaku, according to SkySports.
Romelu Lukaku Manchester United

Inter Milan reach agreement to sign Romelu Lukaku

Inter Milan have reached an agreement with Manchester United to sign striker Romelu Lukaku for a fee that could rise to 74 million pounds

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Leicester's midfield marvel James Maddison is the man to take Liverpool to the next level, Jamie Carragher believes.

Jamie Carragher: James Maddison could take Liverpool to next level

The talented playmaker continues to catch the eye for the Foxes and created 100 chances last season, more than any other player in the Premier League.
Wizkid

Wizkid becomes first African to hit eight million monthly listeners on Spotify

Afropop star Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid has become the first African artist to hit eight million monthly streams on Spotify.

JAMB: Stanbic IBTC to give top 30 UTME candidates N15m scholarships

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that Stanbic IBTC will reward the top 30 candidates in the last Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will be giving scholarship worth N15m.
A board member of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele, says the country is risking its chances of winning the forthcoming African Games following the choice of athletes by the federation to represent the country.

African Games begins in Morocco

What is generally regarded as Africa’s version of the Olympic Games is officially underway in Rabat, Morocco. The Opening Ceremony of the 12th African Games was held Monday night at the Prince Moulay Abdellah stadium.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for a 'new era of cooperation' [Petr David Josek-AP]

Mike Pompeo: Release of Iranian tanker unfortunate

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a television interview on Monday that it was unfortunate an Iranian oil tanker detained off Gibraltar had been allowed to leave.