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Super Eagles goalkeeper, Francis Uzoho has sent word of encouragement to his former club, RC Deportivo La Corona ahead of the coming season.

Francis Uzoho: My injury has taught me a lot of lessons

Super Eagles goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has sent word of encouragement to his former club, RC Deportivo La Corona, ahead of the coming season.

Ahmed Musa makes worst players in Premier League history list

Commenting on Musa’s time at Leicester, fourfourtwo wrote: “In the glow of their Premier League-winning season, Leicester broke their transfer record to bring Musa to England for £16.6m from CSKA Moscow.
“I have presented my resignation as president of La Liga in order to begin new presidential elections, in which I will be a candidate,” Tebas said on Twitter.

LaLiga: Alaves confirm 15 positive coronavirus cases

Spanish La Liga side Alaves have confirmed a total of 15 positive coronavirus cases, a club statement said on Wednesday.
Nigeria's Chinaza Uchendu and Cameroon's Farida Machia were in superb form as Sporting Braga clinched a 3-0 victory against city rivals Sporting CP in Saturday's Portuguese Taca de liga clash.

Chinaza Uchendu helps Sporting Braga reach Portuguese Taca de liga final

Nigeria's Chinaza Uchendu and Cameroon's Farida Machia were in superb form as Sporting Braga clinched a 3-0 victory against city rivals Sporting CP in Saturday's Portuguese Taca de liga clash.
Orji Okwonkwo scored the first goal of the Thierry Henry era after Montreal Impact played to a 2-2 draw with Deportivo Saprissa in the Concacaf Champions League Round of 16 on Wednesday.

Orji Okwonkwo scores in Montreal Impact Concacaf Champions League draw

Orji Okwonkwo scored the first goal of the Thierry Henry era after Montreal Impact played to a 2-2 draw with Deportivo Saprissa in the Concacaf Champions League Round of 16 on Wednesday.
Raul Bravo

Former Real Madrid star Raul Bravo arrested in Spanish match-fixing investigation

Former Real Madrid star Raul Bravo is one of several high-profile figures to have been arrested as part of a match-fixing investigation by Spanish authorities.
Francis Uzoho

Cypriot club Anorthosis to appeal points penalty over Francis Uzoho’s health certificate

Anorthosis Famagusta have confirmed they will appeal against a nine-point deduction imposed by the Cyprus Football Association (CFA) for fielding Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho earlier this month.

Francis Uzoho investigated in Cyprus over ‘health certificate’ claims

Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho was left out of Anorthosis Famagusta's squad against Nea Salamis on Saturday, after he was caught up in an investigation into a health certificate issued to him by the Cyprus Sports Organisation (KOA).
Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo has said he would hope to extend his time in the Spanish La Liga with CD Leganés.

Kenneth Omeruo may benefit from FIFA loan system overhaul

World soccer ruling body FIFA will vote next year with intent to tinker current loan system which some have described as highly exploitative.
Kepa Arrizabalaga

All Premier League completed transfer deals

The Premier League summer transfer window was shut on Thursday with the familiar craze of the deadline day. Several teams bolstered their side while some didn't bother getting new faces in.
Fabian Schar

Newcastle sign Switzerland World Cup defender Fabian Schaer

Schaer played in three of Switzerland’s four games at the World Cup in Russia, helping the Swiss to progress from Group E – along with Brazil – before missing their last-16 defeat by Sweden through suspension.

Lionel Messi overtakes Mo Salah in European Golden Shoe race

Lionel Messi's hat-trick in Barcelona's win at Deportivo on Sunday saw him overtake Mo Salah in the race for the European Golden Shoe.

Lionel Messi hat-trick seals Barca’s 25th title

Barcelona claimed their 25th La Liga title on Sunday as a Lionel Messi hat-trick secured a thrilling 4-2 victory at Deportivo La Coruna that wrapped up the league with four matches to spare, AFP reports.

Barcelona face tricky Eibar trip as Chelsea lie in wait

Before their Champions League clash with Chelsea in London, Lionel Messi and Barcelona put their unbeaten record in La Liga on the line against Eibar in the rather less glamorous surrounds of Ipurua on Saturday.

Real Madrid face final rehearsal before Paris Saint-Germain showdown

Just days before Paris Saint-Germain touch down in the Spanish capital, Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid have the chance to boost their fragile confidence when they face Real Sociedad in La Liga on Saturday.

Deportivo La Coruna sack coach Cristobal Parralo

Deportivo La Coruna sacked their coach Cristobal Parralo on Sunday with the club rooted in the relegation zone on the back of a poor run of results.

World Cup: Gernot Rohr dumps plan to recall Vincent Enyeama

Super Eagles Manager Gernot Rohr has dropped the idea of recalling erstwhile captain Vincent Enyeama from international retirement ahead of the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Real Madrid begin crunch month after passing on January transfers

Zinedine Zidane, whose Real Madrid side go to Levante this weekend, will soon find out if he was right to refuse to add to his squad in the January transfer window.

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Bayelsa election: Governor Diri, INEC ask appeal court to reverse tribunal’s judgment

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Lagos seeks monthly payment of house rent for residents

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EFCC recovers N4.16 billion debt owed Nigerian government by lottery companies

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has recovered at least N4.16 billion out of the debt owed the federal government by lottery companies.
Mason Mount and Declan Rice played five-a-side in London on Sunday. Joe Toth-BPI-Shutterstock

Chelsea agree personal terms with Declan Rice

Chelsea are interested in signing the West Ham midfielder Declan Rice this summer.