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Former national team skipper, Joseph Yobo, has revealed how Taiye Taiwo brought aura into the Super Eagles.

Joseph Yobo: How Taye Taiwo brought aura to Super Eagles

Former national team skipper, Joseph Yobo, has revealed how Taiye Taiwo brought aura into the Super Eagles.
Former Super Eagles skipper John Obi Mikel has reacted for the first time after his contract termination by Trabzonspor over coronavirus comment.

Henry Nwosu: Mikel Obi the greatest Nigerian to play in Premier League

Former Nigeria international Henry Nwosu has picked John Obi Mikel as the greatest Nigerian player in the Premier League ever.
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown has backed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to bounce back from his big miss in Arsenal's Europa League defeat against Olympiacos.

Barcelona handed boost as Arsenal drop Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang price tag

Arsenal have reportedly knocked £15million off their asking price for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as they look for a quickfire sale this summer. Manchester United and Barcelona have been keeping close tabs on the striker’s availability.
Barcelona is set to rival Real Madrid for Nigerian attacker Victor Osimhen in the summer, as both La Liga top clubs battle for his signature.

Tijani Babangida: Victor Osimhen must go the extra mile to break Rashidi Yekini’s record

Former Ajax star, Tijani Babangida, has urged Victor Osimhen, to go the extra mile in a bid to challenge Rashidi Yekini’s Nigeria record.
Lionel Messi has confirmed he’d like to see Barcelona sign Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez.

Diego Godin likens Barcelona target Lautaro Lautaro to Luis Suarez, Kun Aguero

Diego Godin has compared in-demand Inter team-mate Lautaro Martinez to Luis Suarez and Manchester City's Sergio Aguero amid links to Barcelona.
Ghana has lost another footballing great by the passing on of former Black Stars captain Kwasi Owusu on Monday.

Ghana legend Kwasi Owusu passes on

Owusu is believed to be Ghana's second-most prolific scorer with 36 goals for the national team, behind only Asamoah Gyan, who has 51 strikes to his name.
Erling Haaland has emerged as a potential candidate for Real Madrid with the Spanish giants having doubts over long-term target Kylian Mbappé.

Manchester United missed out on Erling Haaland because club did not want him enough...

Manchester United lost out on the signing of Erling Haaland because the whole club was not behind Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's preferred target, claims the star's father.
Liverpool's champions-elect should not yet be considered an all-time great Premier League side, according to former midfielder Paul Ince, because they have not proven that they will be able to sustain success season after season.

Paul Ince: Liverpool aren’t one of the great teams yet

Liverpool's champions-elect should not yet be considered an all-time great Premier League side, according to former midfielder Paul Ince, because they have not proven that they will be able to sustain success season after season.
First choice in goal Adamu Abubakar is joined by Super Eagles’ goaltender Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Enyimba’s Theophilus Afelokhai, as well as defenders Olisah Ndah, John Lazarus, Etboy Akpan and Ebube Duru.

Ikechukwu Ezenwa: Islam Slimani tougher to face than Ryhad Mahrez

Nigeria goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has picked Algeria and Monaco forward Islam Slimani as the toughest player he has ever faced.
Super Eagles Goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa and other officials of the team based in Nigeria will “hopefully” start off on their journey to Singapore Today, ahead of the international friendly against Brazil.

Coronavirus: Ikechukwu Ezenwa reveals how Super Eagles keep in touch

Nigeria goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa has revealed that the Super Eagles are in close contact in their WhatsApp group amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Super Eagles coordinator backs Mikel Obi on Trabzonspor’s exit

Super Eagles coordinator, Patrick Pascal, has thrown his weight behind John Obi Mikel’s decision to leave Trabzonspor amid coronavirus fears.
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has petitioned the Confederation of African Football (Caf) to postpone their Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Comoros over the coronavirus.

AFCONQ: Kenya wants Comoros clash postponed over coronavirus

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has petitioned the Confederation of African Football (Caf) to postpone their Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Comoros over the coronavirus.
Mohamed Salah should be the man to make way at Liverpool if there is any chance of the Reds luring Kylian Mbappe away from Paris Saint-Germain, says Charlie Adam.

Kylian Mbappe misses Paris Saint-Germain training through illness ahead of Borussia Dortmund clash

Kylian Mbappe was forced to miss Paris Saint-Germain training on Monday due to illness, with his participation in a Champions League showdown with Borussia Dortmund now in doubt.
Nigeria goalkeeper Nelly Ekeh has said the mission of her side in Conakry on Saturday is simply to get an away win against Guinea. Ekeh will be aiming to lead the Flamingos to the 2020 U17 Women's World Cup in India later this year after being part of the squad to miss the qualification for the first time to Uruguay two years ago.

U17 WWCQ: Nigeria goalie reveals mission in Conakry

Nigeria goalkeeper Nelly Ekeh has said the mission of her side in Conakry on Saturday is simply to get an away win against Guinea.
Harry Kane is recovering well from an ankle injury

Harry Kane ‘keen’ on Manchester United move – reports

Harry Kane would consider a move to Manchester United this summer, with reports saying the forward is contemplating a move away from Tottenham.
Nicolas Pepe starred for Arsenal against Newcastle (Image- Photo by Richard Heathcote-Getty Images)

Nwankwo Kanu hails Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal

Former Arsenal hero Nwankwo Kanu has given a pass mark to the club’s current manager Mikel Arteta.
Bruno Fernandes will be a great addition to Manchester United's ranks, according to Bernardo Silva, who says the midfielder has the mentality and character to succeed in the Premier League.

Andy Cole: Bruno Fernandes adds quality to Manchester United, can play with Paul Pogba

Bruno Fernandes will add “quality” to the Manchester United ranks, says Andy Cole, with the Portuguese potentially the perfect midfield partner for Paul Pogba.
Nwankwo Kanu has shared his thoughts on the new Nike kits for Nigeria’s national teams.

Nwankwo Kanu questions NFF over new Nigeria kits

On February 5, the sports manufacturer unveiled a dazzling design to replace the popular ‘Naija’ outfit which enjoyed record-breaking sales before the 2018 World Cup.

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Nigerian returnees from Ivory Coast arrive Seme border

The much-awaited 67 Nigerians resident in Ivory Coast on Wednesday arrived at Seme Border Post in a luxurious bus with registration number Osun XA 240 EJG.
Real Madrid is set to announce the signing of a midfielder as they set the stage to unveil Reinier Jesus Carvalho a player they signed from Flamengo in the Brazilian Serie A.

Real Madrid agree 10-20% salary cut for players

Real Madrid's first team will take pay cuts of between 10 and 20 per cent to compensate for the club's loss of income during the coronavirus pandemic, the Merengue confirmed on Wednesday.