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(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 21, 2020 Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp wearing a face mask comes out for the warm up during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England. – The delay to Liverpool’s title celebrations caused by the coronavirus was just the latest twist in the tale of the Reds’ 30-year wait to be crowned champions of England. A stunning run of 26 wins and one draw from their opening 27 games of the Premier League season ensured Jurgen Klopp’s men were champions-elect long before football was shut down in March. (Photo by PETER POWELL / POOL / AFP)

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool can stay on top without major signings

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp does not believe he has to spend “millions” in the transfer market, saying it is a tricky task to improve his Premier League winners.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on June 21, 2020 Liverpool’s German manager Jurgen Klopp wearing a face mask comes out for the warm up during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England. – The delay to Liverpool’s title celebrations caused by the coronavirus was just the latest twist in the tale of the Reds’ 30-year wait to be crowned champions of England. A stunning run of 26 wins and one draw from their opening 27 games of the Premier League season ensured Jurgen Klopp’s men were champions-elect long before football was shut down in March. (Photo by PETER POWELL / POOL / AFP)

Hungry Jurgen Klopp plans to build on Liverpool title win

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his newly crowned English champions are hungry for more silverware after ending a 30-year wait to win the league title.
Liverpool won its first Premier League title, after 30 years of drought, and LeBron James, who is a part-owner of the club, surely celebrated this great achievement.

LeBron James reacts to Liverpool winning the Premier League title

Liverpool won its first Premier League title, after 30 years of drought, and LeBron James, who is a part-owner of the club, surely celebrated this great achievement.
Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola gestures during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first-leg football match between Real Madrid CF and Manchester City at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on February 26, 2020. (AFP)

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City failed to match Liverpool’s desperation

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has admitted that his team failed to matched Liverpool desperation for the Premier League title after the 2-1 defeat against Chelsea.

Liverpool to face Manchester City at Etihad Stadium as council rules out need for...

Liverpool's trip to Manchester City next week will take place at the Etihad Stadium after council officials decided there was no need to move the game.
English side, Leicester City, have demanded €55m from French team, Paris Saint-Germain to secure the services of Nigeria’s midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi.

Wilfred Ndidi: Why Leicester City move was very scary for me

Wilfred Ndidi claimed he saw his move to Premier League side Leicester City as an opportunity rather than getting carried away with pressure.

Ahmed Musa: Riyad Mahrez the reason why I failed at Leicester

Nigeria captain Ahmed Musa says he only joined Leicester City because he was told that Riyad Mahrez was leaving the club.
Manchester City star Kyle Walker is facing a £250,000 fine following allegations he broke quarantine rules to stage a sex party with two prostitutes.

Manchester City’s European ban appeal to hold June 8-10

Manchester City’s appeal against a two-season ban from European competition by UEFA will be heard by the Court of Arbitration for Sport from June 8-10, the Swiss court confirmed on Tuesday.
Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen was left on the bench for the entire duration in Lille’s visit to Chelsea in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions league game.

Mutiu Adepoju backs Victor Osimhen for Premier League or Serie A move

Ex International and La Liga Ambassador Mutiu Adepoju has backed Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen to make either a premier league or Italian Serie A move in the summer.
But Mr Eazi’s love of the Gunners blossomed in happier times, when there was love for the club across Nigeria. “You see when Nwankwo Kanu was at Arsenal, everybody that was living on my street were Arsenal fans,” he revealed.

Revealed: Football teams famous Nigerian musicians support

There’s huge respect between footballers and Nigerian musicians, two groups of people who shine in front of crowds. But do you know who your favourite famous Nigerian musicians support?
Bernardo Silva has conceded that Manchester City's latest title defence has been a huge disappointment, but he still believes there is plenty for the English champions to play for between now and June.

Bernardo Silva: Manchester City have been a ‘huge disappointment’ in the Premier League

Bernardo Silva has conceded that Manchester City's latest title defence has been a "huge disappointment", but he still believes there is plenty for the English champions to play for between now and June.
Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward reacts ahead of the English League Cup semi-final second leg football match between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north-west England, on January 29, 2020. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) /

Police probe attack on home of Manchester United chief Ed Woodward

Police have launched an investigation into an attack on the home of Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward as fans’ frustrations mount over the plight of the 20-times English champions.
Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho netted the only goal of the game to put Leicester through to the fiifth round of the FA Cup after a 1-0 win on Saturday, January 25, at Brentford.

Kelechi Iheanacho revels in Brentford win

Kelechi Iheanacho labelled Leicester City’s FA Cup win a “great work” after scoring the only goal in Saturday’s 1-0 defeat of Brentford.
A member of Manchester United's backroom team has been taken to hospital after falling ill, the club have confirmed.

Manchester United plot move for Aston Villa forward in January

Manchester United are reportedly weighing up a January swoop for Aston Villa attacker Jack Grealish.

Manchester City lose appeal to CAS over Financial Fair-Play investigation

Manchester City has lost their appeal against the decision of UEFA to refer the English champions to its adjudicatory chamber over alleged Financial Fair Play violations, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Friday.
Emre Can joined Juventus last month after four years at Liverpool.

Manchester United to make January move for Emre Can

Manchester United are reportedly weighing up a January swoop for Juventus midfielder Emre Can.
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Manchester United eye move for Polish teenager

According to newsmen, United are keeping a close eye on the youngster’s progress, but the Red Devils are likely to face widespread competition from clubs in Italy, Germany and France if they make a move.
A member of Manchester United's backroom team has been taken to hospital after falling ill, the club have confirmed.

Manchester United expect drop in earnings after Champions League absence

English football club Manchester United on Tuesday forecast falls in 2019/2020 revenue and core profit after missing out on a berth in the lucrative UEFA Champions League.

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