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Jose Mourinho has reacted to Barcelona 4-0 defeat against Liverpool in the Champions League semi-final at the Anfield on Tuesday evening.

Jose Mourinho expects return to coaching this summer

The former Manchester United boss has been working as a commentator since being sacked by the Premier League side in December.
Niko Kovac is to be sacked as manager of Bayern Munich this summer regardless of how he fares in an ongoing bid for a domestic double, Goal and Spox understands.

Niko Kovac to be sacked by Bayern Munich regardless of outcome in double bid

Niko Kovac is to be sacked as manager of Bayern Munich this summer regardless of how he fares in an ongoing bid for a domestic double, according to a report.
Former Croatia international Igor Stimac has been appointed as the new coach of the Indian men’s national team, after the AIFF's (All India Football Federation) Executive Commitee ratified the recommendation by the Technical Committee.

Croatia’s Igor Stimac appointed as the new head coach of India

Former Croatia international Igor Stimac has been appointed as the new coach of the Indian men’s national team, after the AIFF's (All India Football Federation) Executive Commitee ratified the recommendation by the Technical Committee.

U17 AFCON: Emmanuel Babayaro reminds Nigeria U17 to improve conversion rate

Former Nigeria youth international Emmanuel Babayaro has cautioned the Golden Eaglets over complacency ahead of their semi-final clash against Guinea at the Africa U17 Cup of Nations.
Lionel Messi has been told that he will “never reach Diego Maradona’s level” by Hector Enrique, a member of Argentina’s 1986 World Cup-winning squad.

Diego Simeone: Lionel Messi criticism in Argentina is not at all fair

Diego Simeone has hit out at critics of Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi, particularly from his home country of Argentina.
Andrew Robertson of Liverpool

John Arne Riise: Andy Robertson the perfect left-back, one of the best in the...

Former Liverpool star John Arne Riise has identified Andy Robertson as one of the top left-sided defenders in the game and insists he is the "perfect" modern full-back.
Barcelona Matthijs De Ligt Ajax Marc Overmars

Ronald de Boer: Matthijs de Ligt departure is unstoppable

Matthijs de Ligt is destined to link up with Barcelona or Juventus sooner or later, admits Ronald de Boer, with an Ajax legend conceding that a departure from Amsterdam is “pretty much unstoppable”.
Monaco full-back Benjamin Henrichs believes Thierry Henry still has the potential to become a great coach despite his unsuccessful spell at the Ligue 1 side.

Benjamin Henrichs: Thierry Henry will bounce back from Monaco disaster

Monaco full-back Benjamin Henrichs believes Thierry Henry still has "the potential to become a great coach" despite his unsuccessful spell at the Ligue 1 side.
Unai Emery

Per Mertesacker: Unai Emery showing he is right man for Arsenal

Per Mertesacker believes Unai Emery's willingness to play youngsters is proof that he is the right man for the Arsenal job and has vowed to do everything within his powers to support Arsene Wenger’s successor.
Chelsea Maurizio Sarri benches Kepa Arrizabalaga against Tottenham Hotspur following Carabao Cup

Carlton Cole: Maurizio Sarri should’ve got mean with Kepa Arrizabalaga

Former Chelsea striker Carlton Cole believes Kepa Arrizabalaga "got off lightly" with his punishment for refusing to be substituted and believes Maurizio Sarri should've been stricter with his handling of the player.
Jimi Agbaje

Election: Jimi Agbaje promises improved remuneration for teachers

The gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, Jimi Agbaje, has stated that if elected governor of the state he would make quality education affordable.
Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi

Karl-Heinz Rummenige: Callum Hudson-Odoi has convinced Bayern Munich director

Bayern Munich chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenige has suggested the club will continue their pursuit of Callum Hudson-Odoi in the summer.
Alisson Becker - Liverpool

Oliver Kahn: Alisson rated better than Manuel Neuer

Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson can be considered to have topped Bayern Munich star Manuel Neuer in the global pecking order, according to World Cup winner Oliver Kahn.
Cristiano Ronaldo

Mauro Camoranesi: Juventus and Cristiano Ronaldo have already won Serie A

Former Juventus midfielder Mauro Camoranesi believes high-flying Torino can trouble his former club and their superstar forward Cristiano Ronaldo, even if the Bianconeri have all but wrapped up the Serie A crown.
VAR Video Assistant Referee

Milinko Pantic: VAR is a great invention for the poor

Former Atletico Madrid midfielder Milinko Pantic believes VAR (Video Assistant Referee) is a great way to achieve “justice” in the game, and wishes it had been around for his most famous performance at Barcelona 21 years ago.
Alexandro Heredia

Alexandro Heredia: Nigeria scared of South Africa

Ahead of their Cameroon 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Johannesburg, former Bafana Bafana goalkeeper coach Alexandro Heredia has said Nigeria are scared of South Africa because the team has one of the most potent strikers in Europe.

FAO commissions solar-powered boreholes in three states

As part of efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has commissioned solar-powered boreholes in three arid states of Northern Nigeria, to boost access to water for domestic use and agricultural practice.
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Michael Ballack: Ruben Loftus-Cheek good enough for leading Chelsea role

Ruben Loftus-Cheek was told as a youngster to "watch Michael Ballack" in Chelsea's academy at Cobham Training Ground and the legendary former midfielder believes the 22-year-old is into the final stages of proving "he can play a good role in a big team".

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President Buhari dines with Zamfara leaders in Saudi Arabia, decries insecurity in state

President Muhammadu Buhari has again decried the loss of lives and property to banditry in Zamfara State.

One dead, 14 injured in Anambra auto crash

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Lille sporting director Luis Campos has claimed it is unlikely that Jose Mourinho will take the Lyon job next summer.

Jose Mourinho accused of ‘acting like he was at Carlisle United, not Manchester United’

“Mourinho never smiled, which doesn't make any sense. He should have been happy - he was in a job that he'd always wanted, one of the most prestigious jobs in the world at one of the biggest clubs. He was acting like he was at Carlisle United, not Manchester United.
Riyad Mahrez

Riyad Mahrez eyes AFCON after Manchester City treble

Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez hopes he can continue a successful streak by helping Algeria win the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt during July.
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Falcons for putting up a superlative performance that saw them emerging as 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup Champions, with an unbeaten record throughout the tournament. 3

Senator Saraki lauds Super Falcon’s WAFU Cup victory

Senate President Bukola Saraki, on Monday, lauded the Super Falcons for lifting the 2019 WAFU Cup ”following their soul-lifting display in the finals of the game last Saturday in Abidjan.”