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Kalidou Koulibaly has called Napoli's 4-0 Champions League win over Genk on Tuesday night an important victory.

League title allows Liverpool to get ball rolling on ambitious swap deal

Liverpool will make an approach for Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly in the “coming days” as they begin planning for next season after winning the Premier League.
Liverpool’s Brazilian midfielder Roberto Firmino (L) and Liverpool’s Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah (R) tap hands ahead of the UEFA Champions league Group E football match between Liverpool and Napoli at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on November 27, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)

Jose Enrique: Liverpool have to spend to keep winning trophies

Jurgen Klopp's long-term vision at Liverpool finally began to take shape in 2018-19, as his side became Premier League title contenders and European Cup winners.
Jürgen Klopp relished the reaction of his players as Liverpool produced a comeback to beat Bournemouth 2-1 after two successive defeats.

Stan Collymore: Jurgen Klopp has already achieved more than Pep Guardiola in England

The Spaniard is widely revered as the finest manager of his generation, having also won numerous titles at both Barcelona and Bayern Munich, but he has always benefitted from strong financial backing in the transfer market.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has been hailed by the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, for sending a “powerful message to the world” on coronavirus.

Steven Gerrard names Jurgen Klopp as world’s best football manager

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard has named Jurgen Klopp as the best football manager in the world. The former Liverpool captain believes that the Reds manager stands above Pep Guardiola in a class of one.
Bayern players overruled Pep Guardiola's tactics before a 4-0 defeat against Real Madrid in 2014, according to his former assistant Domenec Torrent.

Domenec Torrent: Bayern players overruled Pep Guardiola’s tactics before 4-0 loss to Real Madrid

Bayern players overruled Pep Guardiola's tactics before a 4-0 defeat against Real Madrid in 2014, according to his former assistant Domenec Torrent.
The Super Eagles on Sunday played out a 1-1 draw against five time World cup champions Brazil at the kallang Stadium in Singapore.

Super Eagles’ 2018 attire nominated among world all-time iconic football shirts

Nigeria’s home shirt at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia has been nominated among the 20 all-time iconic football shirts by the BBC.
Sadio Mane extended his fine Premier League run against Bournemouth with a goal and an assist in Saturday’s game, meaning he now has six goals in his last four Premier League starts against the Cherries.

Mohamed Sissoko: I think Sadio Mane will go to Real Madrid

Sadio Mane will complete a move to Real Madrid in the near future, according to Mohamed Sissoko, who thinks the Liverpool winger "has the characteristics" to succeed at Santiago Bernabeu.
Thomas Tuchel hopes his Paris Saint-Germain outfit can break their last 16 curses in the Champions League when they face his former club Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday.

Ander Herrera: Thomas Tuchel makes me think of Louis van Gaal

Paris Saint-Germain ace Ander Herrera has drawn comparisons between Thomas Tuchel and Louis van Gaal, highlighting the way they both create teams "organised by position".
Neymar admits to having grown up wanting to be like Manchester United legend David Beckham, with the Brazilian modelling his game on the ex-England captain.

Paris Saint-Germain’s Neymar returns for Borussia Dortmund clash

Neymar has been named in the Paris Saint-Germain squad for Tuesday’s Champions League last-16 first leg at Borussia Dortmund, despite missing the French club’s last four games through injury.
Former Northern Ireland and Manchester United player Harry Gregg waves to the crowd. Action Images - Jason Cairnduff-File Photo

Munich air crash hero Harry Gregg passes on at 87

Harry Gregg — hailed as a hero for saving lives in the air crash which killed eight of Manchester United’s “Busby Babes” in Munich — has died at the age of 87.
Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker says there is a great desire to win embedded within Jurgen Klopp's squad, with a collective aim to claim more silverware driving the team forwards.

Alisson Becker: Liverpool are like a shark that smells blood

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker says there is a "great desire to win" embedded within Jurgen Klopp's squad, with a collective aim to claim more silverware driving the team forwards.
Didier Drogba believes Paris Saint-Germain's exceptional strikers Neymar and Kylian Mbappe will both win the Ballon d'Or during their careers.

Neymar tips Kylian Mbappe to become one of the best ever

Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar says it is a "huge honour" for him to line up alongside Kylian Mbappe - a player he believes is capable of going down in history if he continues on his current trajectory.
Carlo Ancelotti has described his first day on the touchline as Everton manager as perfect after a Dominic Calvert-Lewin goal got his Goodison Park reign off to a winning start against Burnley.

Carlo Ancelotti: Manchester City clash will be good barometer of Everton’s progress

Manchester City will provide a test of seeing how genuine Everton’s revival is, Carlo Ancelotti on Tuesday, despite the Premier League champions’ shaky campaign.
Daniel Maldini is continuing the family tradition at AC Milan as the teenage son of club legend Paolo and grandson of Cesare was called up to the senior squad for the first time for Saturday’s 1-1 Serie A draw against Napoli.

Daniel Maldini continues family tradition at AC Milan

Daniel Maldini is continuing the family tradition at AC Milan as the teenage son of club legend Paolo and grandson of Cesare was called up to the senior squad for the first time for Saturday’s 1-1 Serie A draw against Napoli.
Jose Mourinho was at Tottenham’s training ground to meet his new squad following his appointment as Mauricio Pochettino’s replacement at the struggling Premier League club on Wednesday.

Jose Mourinho meets Tottenham squad after being named as new boss

Jose Mourinho was at Tottenham’s training ground to meet his new squad following his appointment as Mauricio Pochettino’s replacement at the struggling Premier League club on Wednesday.
Uli Hoeness has said Bayern Munich will take legal action against Der Spiegel after it published a Football Leaks story claiming the club was among several considering the possibility of a European super league.

Uli Hoeness set to end an era after transforming Bayern Munich

Having transformed Bayern Munich into one of Europe’s strongest clubs, then been jailed for tax evasion, Uli Hoeness will bring the curtain down on a glorious 40-year reign at the German giants when he steps down as club president on Friday.

Barcelona want Ronald Koeman to replace Ernesto Valverde

Ernesto Valverde has delivered back-to-back La Liga titles since arriving from Athletic Bilbao, but the Spaniard’s current deal will expire at the end of the season and a change is allegedly being planned.
Liverpool have been urged to make the most of Jurgen Klopp’s presence over the next three years, with Jamie Carragher not expecting the German to commit to another contract.

Jurgen Klopp: I don’t dream about the Premier League title, Liverpool must fight for...

Jurgen Klopp is adamant that he does not “dream about the title”, with the Liverpool boss aware that his side are going to have to “fight” to land a Premier League crown in 2019-20.

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Festus Keyamo: National Assembly trying to bypass me on planned 774,000 jobs

The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has described the controversy surrounding the planned employment of 774,000 Nigerians as an attempt by the National Assembly to bypass him in the implementation of the project.
Eleven of the 13 striking nurses arrested in Zimbabwe during a protest for higher pay were freed on bail Tuesday by a court in the capital Harare, their lawyers said.

Zimbabwe nurses detained over pay strike granted bail

Eleven of the 13 striking nurses arrested in Zimbabwe during a protest for higher pay were freed on bail Tuesday by a court in the capital Harare, their lawyers said.
Speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Hon Adebo Ogundoyin

Oyo Assembly proposes six months maternity, four weeks paternity leave

A proposal that women working in the public sector be granted six months maternity leave at full pay has been thrown up, on the floor of the Oyo State House of Assembly.
The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, stated this on her Twitter handle on Thursday.

NANTS: 600 Nigerian shops in Ghana re-opened

Over six hundred shops belonging to Nigerian traders in Ghana had been re-opened to business by the Ghanaian government said the President, National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS), Dr Ken Ukaoha.
The Senate has described as “erroneous” report that it approved fresh loan of N850 billion at the plenary on Tuesday.

Police Act: Senate okays four-year single tenure for IGP

The Senate, on Tuesday, passed a bill which amended the Police Act and prescribed among others, a four-year single tenure for the office of the Inspector-General of Police.