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An Italian youth club fired manager Massimiliano Riccini for disrespecting the opposition after his team bagged a 27-0 win on Saturday.

Italian club fires coach for winning 27-0 in football league

An Italian youth club fired manager Massimiliano Riccini for disrespecting the opposition after his team bagged a 27-0 win on Saturday.
Denis Suarez has revealed he was injured from the second week of his Arsenal loan spell, admitting his frustration at not being able to contribute with the club.

Denis Suarez: I was never even at 50% at Arsenal after getting injured in...

Denis Suarez has revealed he was injured from the second week of his Arsenal loan spell, admitting his frustration at not being able to contribute with the club.
Rio Ferdinand says Kylian Mbappe is the number one role model for his two sons, Tate and Lorenz, as they track the Paris Saint-Germain star's career while nursing the ambition to become footballers themselves.

Rio Ferdinand: Kylian Mbappe is the one who inspires my kids to be footballers

Rio Ferdinand says Kylian Mbappe is the number one role model for his two sons, Tate and Lorenz, as they track the Paris Saint-Germain star's career while nursing the ambition to become footballers themselves.
Pioneer Chairman of the League Management Company (LMC), Hon. Nduka Irabor, has opened up on several challenges facing the Nigeria Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

Former Nigerian international slams NFF for late NPFL season kickoff

Former Nigeria international, Friday Elahor, has said there is very little to be excited about ahead of the imminent resumption of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season this weekend.
MFM assistant coach, Yemi Olanrewaju, has stated the Olukoya Boys will put in their very best this season to improve on their previous performances in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).

We are not promising anything in the new NPFL season – MFM coach

MFM assistant coach, Yemi Olanrewaju, has stated the Olukoya Boys will put in their very best this season to improve on their previous performances in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL).
Lille president Gerard Lopez has distanced the club from rumours they will hire Jose Mourinho in the near future, insisting the coach must instead be scouting the French side's players for his next club.

Jose Mourinho back on Real Madrid’s radar as Zinedine Zidane fights for job

Zinedine Zidane is entering must-win territory at Real Madrid, with Goal learning that the Frenchman has lost the trust of certain board members amid talk of a return to the Santiago Bernabeu for Jose Mourinho.
Declan Rice has dismissed speculation he could leave West Ham for Manchester United as all talk until something happens.

West Ham star Declan Rice dismisses Manchester United links

Declan Rice has dismissed speculation he could leave West Ham for Manchester United as "all talk until something happens".
Super Falcons Thomas Dennerby

Thomas Dennerby confirms resignation as Super Falcons coach

Thomas Dennerby has resigned as head coach of Nigeria's women's team after a year and eight months in charge.
Arna-Bjornar's Ngozi Ebere has earned a late invitation to the Nigeria women's side for Monday's clash against Cote d'Ivoire.

Ngozi Ebere joins Super Falcons camp after late call-up for Cote d’Ivoire clash

Arna-Bjornar's Ngozi Ebere has earned a late invitation to the Nigeria women's side for Monday's clash against Cote d'Ivoire.
Former Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny has explained his reasons for leaving the club and issued a response to Ian Wright, who criticised his decision to quit the Gunners.

Laurent Koscielny: Why I left Arsenal

Former Arsenal captain Laurent Koscielny has explained his reasons for leaving the club and issued a response to Ian Wright, who criticised his decision to quit the Gunners.
The winner of the madien Motorsport auto fiesta championship will get N1 million organisers of the event revealed.

N1 million up for grabs as Motorsport debuts October 6 in Lagos

The winner of the madien Motorsport auto fiesta championship will get N1 million organisers of the event revealed.
Betting firm SportPesa have officially stopped operating in Kenya.

Betting firm SportPesa officially shuts down operations in Kenya

Betting firm SportPesa have officially stopped operating in Kenya.
Jurgen Klopp has denied his Liverpool future will be determined by the English weather, saying his agent was just making a joke.

Liverpool face being thrown out of Carabao Cup as EFL opens investigation

Liverpool face being disqualified from the Carabao Cup as the EFL has opened an investigation into the eligibility of one of the players they fielded against MK Dons on Wednesday.
While many are taken aback that the NPFL season is failing to resume as scheduled for the umpteenth time, Ifeanyi Ubah coach Uche Okagbue believes the shift will be a blessing in disguise for his team.

Postponing NPFL kickoff date a blessing in disguise for Ifeanyi Ubah – coach

The 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season, earlier scheduled to commence on Sunday, September 22 looks all set to be postponed by the League Management Company (LMC).
Following their 1-0 loss to Valencia, Chelsea forward Tammy Abraham has turned his attention to the Premier League clash against Liverpool.

Willian backs Tammy Abraham to help fill void left by Eden Hazard exit

Willian feels Tammy Abraham's early-season form is helping to ease the pain of losing superstar Eden Hazard to Real Madrid.
Sikiru Alimi

Sikiru Alimi excited over maiden Super Eagles B call-up for Togo tie

Lobi Stars striker Sikiru Alimi believes his invitation to the Nigeria B team for Sunday’s African Nations Championship (Chan) qualifying match against Togo in Lome is a reward for his hard work and dedication.
Al Hilal’s head of delegation to Aba for Sunday’s Caf Champions League tie against Enyimba, Muhammad Harun has stated they are in town to get a positive result in the first leg, first-round tie.

CafCL: We are unlucky facing Enyimba early – Al Hilal chief

Al Hilal’s head of delegation to Aba for Sunday’s Caf Champions League tie against Enyimba, Muhammad Harun has stated they are in town to get a positive result in the first leg, first-round tie.

Michael Owen: Playing for Liverpool then Manchester United like going from working for Tesco...

Michael Owen admits he has been left bemused by the daily abuse he receives on social media from Liverpool fans over his decision to join their rivals Manchester United in 2009, after comparing his move to a supermarket worker switching from Tesco to Sainsbury's.

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Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)

NNPC to automate depot, pump station operations

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Mele Kyari, on Wednesday disclosed that the Corporation was poised to automate its downstream facilities such as depots, pump stations and measurement systems across the Country.

Ex-AGF Adoke’s arrest in Dubai proof anti-graft war working – Itse Sagay

Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay, has confirmed the arrest of former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Mohammed Adoke, by the International Criminal Police in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Members of Real Madrid’s first-team squad are allegedly pleased to see Jose Mourinho appointed as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur.

Real Madrid squad ‘pleased by Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham Hotspur move’

Members of Real Madrid’s first-team squad are allegedly pleased to see Jose Mourinho appointed as the new head coach of Tottenham Hotspur.
The Director General of the International Labour Organization, ILO, Mr. Guy Ryder has commended Nigeria for the labour friendly disposition of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration.

President Buhari signs Executive Order 009 on open defecation-free Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday signed Executive Order 009 entitled: The Open Defecation-Free Nigeria by 2025 and Other Related Matters Order, 2019.
Ibrahim Magu

PACAC endorses Ibrahim Magu’s appointment as substantive EFCC chairman

The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) has made a case for the appointment of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu as the substantive chairman of the Commission.