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Algerian Riyad Mahrez was the top-performing African in major European club action on Saturday, as he starred in Manchester City’s 8-0 destruction of Watford at the Etihad Stadium.

Riyad Mahrez stars in Manchester City’s destruction of Watford

Algerian Riyad Mahrez was the top-performing African in major European club action on Saturday, as he starred in Manchester City’s 8-0 destruction of Watford at the Etihad Stadium.
Quique Sanchez Flores has returned to the Watford bench after Javi Gracia was sacked just four games into the season, the Premier League team announced on Saturday.

Quique Sanchez Flores returns to Watford after Javi Gracia sacked

Quique Sanchez Flores has returned to the Watford bench after Javi Gracia was sacked just four games into the season, the Premier League team announced on Saturday.

Watford confirm Javi Gracia’s successor

Watford have acted quickly to replace Javi Gracia confirming the reappointment of Quique Sanchez Flores.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun faces Isaac Success, Tom Dele-Bashiru as Watford host Brighton in premiership season...

It will strictly be business when Nigerian stars, Isaac Success and Tom Dele-Bashiru file out for Watford against compatriot, Leon Balogun’s Brighton & Hove Albion in their Premier League first match of the season at the Vicarage Road today (Saturday).
Flying Eagles midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru has dumped Manchester City to joined Super Eagles forward Issac Success at Watford on a six-year contract.

Tom Dele-Bashiru: Why I left Manchester City for Watford

Tom Dele-Bashiru is looking forward to life at Watford and thinks there is a path to progression at Vicarage Road after leaving Manchester City.
Heurelho Gomes

Heurelho Gomes reverses retirement with one-year Watford deal

Watford have announced veteran goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes has signed a one-year deal with the club.
Manchester City’s Belgian captain Vincent Kompany (C) lifts the winner’s trophy as the players celebrate victory after the English FA Cup final football match between Manchester City and Watford at Wembley Stadium in London, on May 18, 2019. – Manchester City beat Watford 6-0 at Wembley to claim the FA Cup. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) /

Pep Guardiola hails Manchester City’s history boys

Pep Guardiola saluted Manchester City’s history makers after they clinched the domestic treble with a swaggering 6-0 rout of Watford in the FA Cup final on Saturday.

Unai Emery challenges Aaron Ramsey to end Arsenal career in style

Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has challenged Aaron Ramsey to end his career with the club on a high.
Troy Deeney

Watford skipper Troy Deeney receives alleged racist abuse on social media

Watford captain Troy Deeney is the latest footballer to have received alleged racist abuse on social media.
Gerard Deulofeu leads sensational comeback as Watford beat Wolves to reach FA Cup final

Isaac Success celebrates Watford FA Cup final feat

Isaac Success celebrated Watford’s FA Cup final feat with an Instagram post, including a photo of the team jubilating in the dressing room after edging Wolverhampton Wanderers in the semi-finals at the Wembley Stadium on Sunday.
Mo Salah Sadio Mane

Liverpool thrash Watford 5-0 to stay top of EPL

Liverpool rediscovered their swagger and stayed top of the Premier League with a thrilling 5-0 win over Watford that was powered by two goals apiece from Sadio Mane and Virgil van Dijk on Wednesday.
Gerard Deulofeu

Watford insist Gerard Deulofeu is not for sale amid AC Milan interest

The 24-year-old spent the first half of 2017 on loan at Milan from Everton, and the Rossoneri are believed to be keen on bringing him back for a second spell at the San Siro.
Isaac Success scored a goal to help Watford progress to the FA Cup fifth round in their 2-0 win over Newcastle United.

Watford boss Javi Gracia praises Isaac Success’ FA Cup performance

Watford manager Javi Gracia has praised Isaac Success for his performance in their FA Cup tie against Newcastle United on Saturday.
Isaac Success scored a goal to help Watford progress to the FA Cup fifth round in their 2-0 win over Newcastle United.

Watford’s Isaac Success pleased after ending 14-game drought

Watford striker Isaac Success is delighted to end his 14-game goal drought in their 2-0 win over Newcastle United in Saturday’s FA Cup tie.
Mohamed Salah penalty enough for Liverpool

Mo Salah extends Liverpool lead as Arsenal suffer Hammers blow

Mohamed Salah’s second-half penalty was enough to give Premier League leaders Liverpool a 1-0 win away to Brighton on Saturday that saw them go seven points clear at the top of the table.
Odion Ighalo

Super Eagles’ Odion Ighalo wants Premier League return

Chinese club Changchun Yatai want to recoup the £20 million they spent to sign him from Watford in January 2017, if they are to sell.
Paul Warne & Pep Guardiola

FA Cup: Manchester City score seven as Oldham knock out Fulham

Premier League champions Manchester City began their FA Cup campaign with a 7-0 thrashing of Rotherham on Sunday but Fulham, battling to avoid relegation from the Premier League, were beaten 2-1 by fourth-tier Oldham.

Javi Gracia: Watford do not need New Year’s resolution

Watford boss Javi Gracia says the club do not need a New Year's resolution after entering 2019 in the top half of the Premier League.

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Ministry collaborates with NCC to address unemployment

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development says it would explore a “viable working partnership’’ with the National Communications Commission (NCC) to lift at least, 10 million Nigerian youths out of poverty.
David de Gea is not worth his new four-year bumper contract at Manchester United, according to both former manager Jose Mourinho and ex-midfielder Roy Keane.

Jose Mourinho: David de Gea ‘lucky’ to get new Manchester United contract

David de Gea is not worth his new four-year bumper contract at Manchester United, according to both former manager Jose Mourinho and ex-midfielder Roy Keane.

Gianni Infantino: Iran ‘assures’ FIFA that women can attend qualifier

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Sunday that world football’s governing body has been “assured” by Iranian authorities that women will be able to attend a World Cup qualifier in Tehran next month.
Romelu Lukaku celebrates Internazionale’s victory over Lecce at the San Siro. Alessandro Sabattini-Getty Images

Romelu Lukaku aims dig at Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Romelu Lukaku has hit the ground at Inter Milan since departing Manchester United in the summer.

Ngozi Elechi leaves Warri Wolves on mutual agreement

Ngozi Elechi has told newsmen that he has mutually parted company with newly promoted NPFL side, Warri Wolves.