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Duvan Zapata

Duvan Zapata hat-trick has Atalanta aiming for the Champions League

Colombian striker Duvan Zapata's hat-trick against Udinese put Atalanta just four points away from Serie A fourth place and final Champions League spot held by AC Milan

Mauro Icardi eyes Cristiano Ronaldo match-up as Inter bid to halt Juventus

Mauro Icardi said he was relishing the chance to measure himself against Cristiano Ronaldo for the first time as Inter Milan travel to Turin on Friday looking to inflict the first defeat of the season on Italian champions Juventus and keep the Serie A title race alive.
Udinese William Troost-Ekong

William Troost-Ekong makes Serie A Team of the Week

Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong has been named in the Whosored’s Serie A Team of the Week for matchday-12, for the first time this season.
Djamel Belmadi

AFCON: Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi rings changes for Togo match

Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi has left out a number of regular players from his squad for for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier away to Togo on 18 November.
Giuseppe Iachini

Giuseppe Iachini named new Empoli manager

Giuseppe Iachini has been appointed Empoli’s new coach following the sacking of Aurelio Andreazzoli, who led the club to the Serie B title last term.
Aurelio Andreazzoli

Empoli sack coach Aurelio Andreazzoli

Serie A strugglers Empoli confirmed Monday they have sacked coach Aurelio Andreazzoli after last weekend’s 5-1 defeat to Napoli.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 400th career goal on Saturday, the first player in Europe’s top five leagues to hit the mark.

Allegri hails Ronaldo’s leadership skills as Juventus wins match against Cagliari

Massimiliano Allegri praised Cristiano Ronaldo’s leadership skills as Juventus beat Cagliari 3-1 for their 10th win in 11 games to maintain their six-point cushion at the top of Serie A on Saturday.
Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus Empoli

Cristiano Ronaldo’s stunning winner completes Juventus fightback win against Empoli

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice -- including a second-half beauty -- as Juventus fought back from a goal down to win 2-1 away to Empoli on Saturday.
Massimiliano Allegri Juventus

Max Allegri: Juventus are not scoring enough goals despite leading Serie A

Juventus are not scoring enough goals considering the number of chances they create, coach Massimiliano Allegri said on Friday.
Ishak Belfodil

AFCON: Algeria recall Hoffenheim striker Ishak Belfodil

Algeria coach Djamal Belmadi has recalled Hoffenhei, striker Ishak Belfodil and Napoli's Adam Ounas to play Benin in Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Asamoah Gyan - Ghana

Asamoah Gyan returns to Ghana squad

Asamoah Gyan has been recalled to the Ghana squad for their upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo picks himself up for Juve trip to Frosinone

Cristiano Ronaldo picks himself up and gets back to business in Serie A against promoted Frosinone on Sunday after his return to Spain in the Champions League ended in a tearful sending off against Valencia.
Juventus' Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo (Rear C) celebrates with his teammates after he scored his first goal since he joined Juventus during the Italian Serie A football match Juventus vs Sassuolo on September 16, 2018 at the Juventus stadium in Turin. / AFP PHOTO / Miguel MEDINA

Ronaldo off the mark as Juventus maintain 100% record

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first competitive goals for Juventus on Sunday, with a second-half double that ensured a 2-1 win over Sassuolo to make it four victories from as many Serie A games.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo chases first Juventus goal before Champions League return to Spain

Cristiano Ronaldo faces Sassuolo on Sunday still chasing his maiden competitive goal for Italian champions Juventus before he returns to Spain for the first time in the Champions League.
Kwadwo Asamoah - Ghana

Kwadwo Asamoah named in Ghana squad for Kenya clash

Kwesi Appiah has named Kwadwo Asamoah in his Ghana squad to face Kenya next month, with the Internazionale midfielder set to return to the Black Stars fold for the first time in four years.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo set for Serie A debut amid mourning in Italy

Cristiano Ronaldo will make his much-anticipated Serie A debut for Juventus who open their campaign for an eighth straight Italian league title on Saturday against a sombre backdrop of a country in mourning following the Genoa bridge disaster.
Claudio Marchisio

Juventus confirm Claudio Marchisio departure by mutual consent

Claudio Marchisio has left Serie A champions Juventus after his contract was terminated by mutual consent.
Percy Tau

Brighton sign South African striker Percy Tau

Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion have announced the signing of forward Percy Tau from South African champions Mamelodi Sundowns.

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NLC: N30,000 minimum wage must be paid before 2019 elections

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Atiku Abubakar

Atiku Abubakar: Why I shunned the 2019 elections peace pact signing

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Tunde Ayeni

EFCC detains ex-Skye Bank chief Tunde Ayeni for alleged fraud

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VON chief, others call on mainstream media to counter fake news

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Plateau PDP accuses APC of buying voters cards

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Plateau State has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) of buying voters cards especially in the PDP strongholds as part of its plan to win 2019 election at all levels even as the governor stated that PDP was merely playing to the gallery and engaging in diversionary tactics to misinform and mislead the public.