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Ilkay Gundogan to renew contract talks with Manchester City

Ilkay Gundogan is ready to reopen contracts talks with Manchester City after their historic domestic treble.
Guardiola's intensity and energy have been integral in Man City establishing a true dynasty of the modern era. GLYN KIRK-AFP-Getty Images

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City treble feat harder than Champions League

Pep Guardiola feels Manchester City's clean sweep of domestic trophies is harder than winning the Champions League but predicted the feat will be achieved again.
Pep Guardiola said Manchester City’s 2018⁄19 Premier League success was the toughest title triumph of his illustrious managerial career.

Three immortal teams Manchester City can join by winning the FA Cup

Manchester City are on the brink of an unprecedented domestic treble. No team has ever won the league, the League Cup and the FA Cup in the same season.
Pep Guardiola considers Manchester City’s Premier League triumph to be the “toughest title” he has won in a trophy-laden coaching career.

Pep Guardiola challenges Manchester City to make history with treble

Pep Guardiola urged Manchester City to breach new ground and wrap up a domestic treble after sealing back-to-back Premier League titles with a 4-1 win at Brighton and Hove Albion on Sunday.
Chelsea players celebrate victory over Eintracht Frankfurt. Maurizio Sarri’s preparation for the final could be disrupted by a trip to the US next week. Tom Jenkins-The Guardian

Maurizio Sarri: Europa League success may not be enough to keep Eden Hazard

Maurizio Sarri concedes that trophy success in his first season in charge of Chelsea may not be enough to guarantee Eden Hazard remains at Stamford Bridge.
Barcelona’s team bus did not wait for Lionel Messi as it departed Anfield without the Argentine after the Champions League defeat to Liverpool.

Craig Johnston: Liverpool should sign Lionel Messi

Craig Johnston believes the sky is the limit for Liverpool as he said the Reds should be trying to sign Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi, such is the club's quality and potential following their Champions League heroics.
Maurizio Sarri believes Chelsea's season has been successful so far, as pointed to achievements in cup competitions alongside his side's efforts to finish in the top four.

Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea season a success so far

Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri defended his first season at the helm, saying it was a success at this stage.
Dele Alli

Dele Alli thinks Tottenham’s Champions League run has Russian roots

Deli Alli believes Tottenham's dream run to the Champions League semi-finals is down to the success so many of their stars enjoyed at last year's World Cup.
Eden Hazard continues to be linked with a move to Real Madrid and Chelsea team-mate Gonzalo Higuain concedes it will be “difficult to change his mind” if he wants a new challenge in Spain.

Gianfranco Zola: Eden Hazard is Chelsea’s best foreign player

The Belgium international has been at Stamford Bridge for seven years, winning two Premier League titles, an FA Cup, the Europa League and an EFL Cup since joining from Lille.
Bernardo Silva has rallied his Manchester City team-mates to pour their Champions League heartache into a final push for Premier League glory.

Bernardo Silva: Manchester City want titles, not Tottenham revenge

Bernardo Silva has rallied his Manchester City team-mates to pour their Champions League heartache into a final push for Premier League glory.
Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola: Tottenham, Manchester United games decisive in Manchester City’s season

Pep Guardiola knows the next eight days will prove decisive in Manchester City's bid for a clean sweep of major honours this season.
Juan Mata

Juan Mata has been offered Man Utd deal but has other options – father

Manchester United have offered Juan Mata a new contract but the attacking midfielder has other options, according to his father.
Gary Neville has praised the job Mauricio Pochettino has done at Tottenham given the difficulties he has had to put up with this season and says the club must do everything they can to keep him.

Mauricio Pochettino: If anyone can do the quadruple, it’s Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City

Mauricio Pochettino believes Manchester City are perfectly capable of winning an unprecedented quadruple under Pep Guardiola.

Jordan Henderson vows to win Liverpool, England trophies after near misses

Jordan Henderson is determined to win trophies with Liverpool and England after falling short at crucial moments during recent years.
FA Cup

FA Cup draw: Manchester City to face Brighton in semi-finals, Watford get Wolves

Manchester City's quadruple quest will see them come up against Brighton and Hove Albion in the FA Cup semi-finals, while Wolves and Watford will contest the other last-four showdown.
Sergio Agüero (left) celebrates Man City’s winning goal with Bernardo Silva. John Sibley-Action Images via Reuters

Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero told not to slack off by Pep Guardiola

Aguero came off the bench to rescue the Premier League champions from an FA Cup quarter-final upset at Swansea City, heading his 28th goal of the season to seal a 3-2 victory from 2-0 down against the Championship club.
Jadon Sancho

Pep Guardiola unsure if Jadon Sancho would have succeeded at Manchester City

Pep Guardiola has been impressed by Jadon Sancho at Borussia Dortmund but is unsure if the winger would have had a similar impact at Manchester City.
James Milner

James Milner sick of second and ‘desperate’ to taste glory for Liverpool

James Milner believes Liverpool should have won more trophies in recent years and is "desperate" to ditch the Reds' reputation of being nearly men.

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A group photograph with Kano State governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, his deputy Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna, Speaker state assembly Rurum and the newly appointed emirs from left Sarkin Rano, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila; Sarkin Bichi, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero; from right Sarkin Gaya – Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir Gaya and Sarkin Karaye, Dr. Alhaji Ibrahim ll. After the official installation of four new emirs by Kano State governor on Saturday at indoor stadium at Sani Abacha. Photo Sani Maikatanga

Group calls for scrapping of new emirates in Kano

A group under the aegis of the Renaissance Coalition in collaboration with Civil society organisations (CSOs), and other stakeholders in Kano have called for the scrapping of the newly created emirates in the state.
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Downpour causes traffic gridlock in Lagos

The rain storm in Lagos on Monday resulted in many residents and motorists counting their losses as it caused traffic gridlock and wreaked havoc in many areas, damaging communication masts, electric poles and other infrastructure.
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Federal government declares May 29, June 12 public holidays

The Federal Government has declared May 29 and June 12 as public holidays to mark the transition to a new government and Democracy Day respectively.

Sanitation: Taraba government bans use of polythene bags

Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba on Monday banned the use of polythene and plastic bags in the state to boost clean environment.
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Governor Obaseki: We’ll ensure investors in plantations in Edo preserve forest belt

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has said that the state will ensure its forest belt is preserved as more investors in oil palm, cocoa, rubber plantations set up shop in the state, noting that state will collaborate with relevant stakeholders in the sector on a reforestation programme.