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Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo celebrated his goalscoring feat in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with his teammates ahead of their friendly game against Egypt.

Odion Ighalo: I’m fit and ready for AFCON

Odion Ighalo has stated that he is fully fit to represent Nigeria in the forthcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.
Henry Onyekuru

Henry Onyekuru eager to add AFCON title to trophy feats with Galatasaray

Super Eagles forward Henry Onyekuru hopes to cap a remarkable season by winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt with Nigeria.
Khaldoon Al Mubarak

Khaldoon Al Mubarak: Some Manchester City rivals are ‘jealous’

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak says some of their rivals are jealous of the club’s success.
Robin van Persie is “sorry” if his move to Manchester United angered Arsenal, but claims to have no regrets at having swapped Emirates Stadium for Old Trafford.

Robin van Persie ‘sorry’ if Manchester United move angered Arsenal fans

Robin van Persie is “sorry” if his move to Manchester United angered Arsenal, but claims to have no regrets at having swapped Emirates Stadium for Old Trafford.
Manchester City’s Belgian captain Vincent Kompany (C) lifts the winner’s trophy as the players celebrate victory after the English FA Cup final football match between Manchester City and Watford at Wembley Stadium in London, on May 18, 2019. – Manchester City beat Watford 6-0 at Wembley to claim the FA Cup. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) /

Pep Guardiola hails Manchester City’s history boys

Pep Guardiola saluted Manchester City’s history makers after they clinched the domestic treble with a swaggering 6-0 rout of Watford in the FA Cup final on Saturday.
Club captain Vincent Kompany has been vital down the stretch in helping guide City to the domestic Treble. But he attributes all their success back to Guardiola. Richard Heathcote-Getty Images

Vincent Kompany leaves Manchester City

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has confirmed that he has played his last game for the club.
Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola defends Manchester City’s spending

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended his club who is under investigation by the UEFA via the Club Financial Control Body adjudicatory chamber.
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.
Manchester City’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring their second goal for 2-1 during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on December 1, 2018. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) /

Raheem Sterling: Manchester City want Premier League three-peat

Raheem Sterling warned Manchester City's Premier League rivals the defending champions are eyeing a third consecutive title in 2019-20.
Pep Guardiola said Manchester City’s 2018⁄19 Premier League success was the toughest title triumph of his illustrious managerial career.

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City will only get better

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has warned his side’s rivals that the English champions will only get stronger after holding off Liverpool to become the first side in a decade to retain the Premier League.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun to work under new coach at Brighton next season

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun will work under new manager at Brighton and Hove Albion next season after the sacked Chris Hughton on Monday.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has broken Jose Mourinho's record of numbers of trophies won as the Catalan manager overtakes the former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager in terms of titles won.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola breaks Jose Mourinho’s record

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has broken Jose Mourinho's record of numbers of trophies won as the Catalan manager overtakes the former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager in terms of titles won.
Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany has paid tribute to Premier League runner up Liverpool after the Cityzens retain the title following a 4-1 win over Brighton Hove and Albion at the AMEX Stadium.

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany pays tribute to Liverpool

Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany has paid tribute to Premier League runner up Liverpool after the Cityzens retain the title following a 4-1 win over Brighton Hove and Albion at the AMEX Stadium.
Antonio Conte, who has been out of work since leaving Chelsea, will not be heading back to Juventus and is instead closing in on an agreement with Inter.

Inter in talks to appoint former Chelsea boss Conte as new head coach

Antonio Conte, who has been out of work since leaving Chelsea, will not be heading back to Juventus and is instead closing in on an agreement with Inter.
Nigerian League side, Almar FC, became the new FA Cup champions in Ogun State after they shocked Gateway United in the final match decided over the weekend.

Almar FC win Ogun FA Cup

Nigerian League side, Almar FC, became the new FA Cup champions in Ogun State after they shocked Gateway United in the final match decided over the weekend.
Kevin De Bruyne hit with another injury blow as Manchester City

Kevin de Bruyne suffers another injury in blow to Manchester City’s title challenge

Kevin De Bruyne could be a doubt for the remainder of Manchester City's Premier League run-in after appearing to suffer another knee injury against Tottenham on Saturday.
Tottenham Hotspur's Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino celebrates at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg football match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Getty Images

Premier League give Champions League duo extra day to prepare

Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur will have an extra day to prepare for their Champions League semi-finals second leg matches after the Premier League on Saturday brought forward their respective fixtures.
Manchester United have gone backwards under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says Paul Ince, with a recent wobble down to the club’s approach being “no different to how they played under Jose Mourinho”.

Paul Ince: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Man Utd no better than Jose Mourinho’s

Manchester United have gone backwards under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says Paul Ince, with a recent wobble down to the club’s approach being “no different to how they played under Jose Mourinho”.

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Enyimba beat FC Ifeanyi Ubah 3-1 to climb on top of log table in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six on Monday at the Agege Stadium.

NPFL Playoffs: Enyimba beat Ifeanyi Ubah to climb top spot

Enyimba beat FC Ifeanyi Ubah 3-1 to climb on top of log table in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six on Monday at the Agege Stadium.
Akwa United fades Lobi Stars title hope after a 0-0 goalless draw at in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six on Monday at the Agege Stadium.

NPFL Playoffs: Akwa United fades Lobi Stars title hope

Akwa United fades Lobi Stars title hope after a 0-0 goalless draw at in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six on Monday at the Agege Stadium.
Manchester United completed a deal for Wales winger Daniel James this summer (Getty)

Manchester United-bound Daniel James likened to Usain Bolt and Ronaldo

Jet-heeled Manchester United-bound winger Daniel James was likened to eight-time Olympic gold medallist sprinter Usain Bolt and Brazil icon Ronaldo by Hungary coach Marco Rossi ahead of Tuesday's Euro 2020 qualifier with Wales.
Richard Young, Deputy Delegation to the EU

EU: 2,084 Nigerians entered Europe illegally in two years

One in every 10 illegal immigrants who entered Europe between 2015 to 2016 was a Nigerian, the European Union has said.
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Internet blackout across Sudan

Landline internet connections were down across Sudan on Monday, a week after mobile online services were cut following a deadly crackdown on protesters.