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Folarin Balogun celebrates after guiding in his second Arsenal goal to set the seal on a sixth win out of six in the Europa League this season. Ryan Byrne-INPHO-REX-Shutterstock

Mikel Arteta praises Folarin Balogun’s ‘incredible’ progress at Arsenal

The young attacker has been turning heads since linking up with Arteta’s men, scoring twice in as many appearances in the European competition, amid other dazzling displays.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles defender Semi Ajayi featured for West Bromwich Albion in their 2 – 0 win over Derby County on Wednesday.

Semi Ajayi celebrates West Brom’s Premier League promotion

The Baggies returned to the English top-flight after two years in the Championship following their 2-2 draw with Queens Park Rangers on Wednesday night.
Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Chelsea last night was not shown in China amid growing tensions with the UK.

Liverpool vs Chelsea not aired in China due to growing tensions with UK

Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Chelsea last night was not shown in China amid growing tensions with the UK.
The Premier League has admitted that VAR got penalty decisions wrong in all three matches on Thursday, as frustration mounts over the use of the technology in the English top-flight.

Premier League admits VAR blunders

The Premier League has admitted that VAR got penalty decisions wrong in all three matches on Thursday, as frustration mounts over the use of the technology in the English top-flight.
The Kop at Anfield was quiet in Liverpool’s first home match since becoming Premier League champions

Jurgen Klopp happy to develop Liverpool habit of winning ugly

Jurgen Klopp said Liverpool’s ability to grind out wins when not at their best has been a hallmark of the champions this season after Sadio Mane and Curtis Jones struck in the final 20 minutes to beat struggling Aston Villa 2-0 on Sunday.
Liverpool fans celebrate winning the Premier League outside Anfield after Chelsea won their match against Manchester City REUTERS-Phil Noble-File Photo

Liverpool reiterate need for safe celebrations ahead of Villa clash

Liverpool have again urged their supporters to avoid mass gatherings in the city and to celebrate their Premier League triumph safely at home in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, chief executive Peter Moore said on Friday.
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: Leicester City must secure Champions League ticket

Wilfried Ndidi has urged his Leicester City teammates to keep fighting to secure qualification for next season’s Uefa Champions League.
League Two side Bradford City have announced Hope Akpan and nine other players have not been offered new contracts.

Bradford City release Nigeria midfielder

League Two side Bradford City have announced Hope Akpan and nine other players have not been offered new contracts.
Former Manchester City defender Micah Richards is confident that his old side will reduce the gap between themselves and Premier League leaders Liverpool, with the latter expected to drop points between now and the end of the season to spice up the title race in the process.

Micah Richards: Liverpool will drop points

Former Manchester City defender Micah Richards is confident that his old side will reduce the gap between themselves and Premier League leaders Liverpool, with the latter expected to drop points between now and the end of the season to spice up the title race in the process.

Austin Okocha appears in UK court on money laundering charges

A World Cup and English Premier League football legend, Austin Okocha, has appeared in court in Aberdeen, United Kingdom facing money laundering charges.

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West Brom favourite to sign Ahmed Musa – agent

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