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AFCON: South Africa face injury crisis ahead Super Eagles clash

Bafana Bafana of South Africa face a major injury crisis ahead of their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Super Eagles of Nigeria with several of their top stars doubtful for the clash due to fitness concern.
Kamohelo Mokotjo

South Africa’s Kamohelo Mokotjo ruled out of Super Eagles clash

South Africa midfielder, Kamohelo Mokotjo, has been ruled of his country’s crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Super Eagles of Nigeria due to injury.
Oghenekaro Peter Etebo

Injury knocks out Oghenekaro Etebo from Stoke City clash tonight

Oghenekaro Etebo will miss Stoke City’s English Championship clash at Sheffield United today as he is nursing a hamstring injury.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho attends the warm up prior to the pre-season friendly football match between FC Bayern Munich and Manchester United at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on August 5, 2018. - AFP - Christof STACH

Jose Mourinho searching for defensive answers at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho's defence is causing him headaches as he tries to turn around a woeful start to Manchester United's season against a struggling Newcastle United.
Frank Lampard admits he has sympathy for Jose Mourinho’s current struggles at Manchester United.

Frank Lampard: I feel for Jose Mourinho

United suffered their third league defeat of the season on Saturday to fall nine points behind leaders Manchester City and Liverpool.
Neil Warnock

Neil Warnock: I prefer Championship to Premier League

Neil Warnock admits he prefers the Championship to the Premier League as his Cardiff side look for their first victory of the season against Burnley on Sunday.
Jose Mourinho

Report: Manchester United dismiss Zinedine Zidane rumours as ‘nonsense’

United were beaten 3-1 by West Ham on Saturday to extend their winless run to three and prompt renewed speculation former Real Madrid coach Zidane, who was in London this week, is in the frame to take over at Old Trafford.
West Bromwich Albion

West Brom move to top of English Championship as Middlesbrough, Derby falter

West Bromwich Albion signalled their determination to bounce straight back into the Premier League as their 3-2 victory at bottom club Preston North End powered them to the top of the Championship on Saturday.
David De Gea retrieves the ball from his net after conceding from a Yarmolenko shot (Getty)

Manchester United’s loss to West Ham deepens Jose Mourinho’s woes

Manchester United’s dire week ended in a damaging 3-1 defeat at the hands of West Ham on Saturday as Jose Mourinho failed to arrest a growing sense of crisis surrounding the club.
Shola Ameobi

Shola Ameobi open to playing or coaching opportunities

Former Newcastle striker Shola Ameobi insists he has not retired from football and would consider signing for a club if the right offer came up.

Manchester United face West Ham test with all eyes on Pogba

Jose Mourinho’s relationship with Paul Pogba plummeted to new depths this week and all eyes will be on the Manchester United teamsheet at West Ham on Saturday for the latest chapter in the saga.
Charnchai Issarasenarak, anti-graft official and plaintiff in the corruption case against Thai duty-free giant King Power leaves the central corruption court in Bangkok on September 18, 2018. The court dismissed a lawsuit on September 18 accusing King Power, a duty-free giant that owns Leicester City Football Club, for hundreds of millions of dollars over the alleged underpayment of taxes. / AFP PHOTO / Lillian SUWANRUMPHA

Thai court rejects lawsuit against company of Leicester City owner

A Thai court Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit accusing duty-free giant King Power, the firm that owns Leicester City Football Club, of owing the state more than $430 million in unpaid revenues.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Oghenekaro Etebo upbeat Stoke City will bounce back from disappointing loss to West Brom

Stoke City midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo, has backed the team to recover from the disappointing 2-1 away defeat to West Bromwich Albion in their English Championship clash at the The Hawthorns on Saturday.
Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting

Cameroon’s Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting joins PSG ahead of Comoros clash

Cameroon international Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting has secured a move to French giants Paris Saint Germain (PSG).
Chelsea's Tammy Abraham

Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham joins Aston Villa on loan

Abraham, who appeared as a substitute in Chelsea's Community Shield defeat by Manchester City earlier this month, could make his Villa debut in Saturday's Championship game at Sheffield United.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Nigeria’s Oghenekaro Etebo hails Stoke season’s first win

Super Eagles’ Oghenekaro Etebo has hailed Stoke City’s 2-0 victory over Hull City in Saturday’s Championship encounter at the bet365 Stadium.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Stoke City fans hail Nigeria’s Oghenekaro Etebo

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo was the star of the show on Saturday as Stoke City claimed their first win of the season in the English Championship.
Aymeric Laporte - Manchester City

Pep Guardiola hails Manchester City players’ fightback for draw at Wolves

Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has praised his players for earning what he describes as a very good point in their 1-1 draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Molineux Stadium, Wolverhampton on Saturday.

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