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John O’Shea: ‘Enjoyment factor’ gives Ole Gunnar Solskjaer shot at Manchester United job

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has returned the “enjoyment factor” to Manchester United, says John O’Shea, and is putting himself in contention to secure a permanent deal at Old Trafford.
Paul Pogba didn't do his job to stop Chelsea scoring the opener in their 2-2 draw with Manchester United, said Jamie Redknapp.

Paul McGrath: Paul Pogba owes a debt to Manchester United

Paul Pogba “owes a debt to Manchester United”, says Paul McGrath, with a World Cup winner needing to prove that he can be relied upon.
Franck Passi

Monaco appoint experienced Franck Passi to assist Thierry Henry

Veteran coach Franck Passi has joined Monaco as an assistant to Thierry Henry, the struggling Ligue 1 club announced on Thursday.
Sven-Goran Eriksson dismissed claims England got an easier draw by finishing behind Belgium - Getty Images

Ex-England manager Sven-Goran Erikssonnamed Philippines boss

Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson has been named as head coach of the Philippines national team.

Conor McGregor hints at boxing comeback

Conor McGregor has hinted at a boxing comeback after losing his debut bout against Floyd Mayweather last year.
Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov wants Floyd Mayweather bout

Khabib Nurmagomedov has called out Floyd Mayweather in the hope he can do what Conor McGregor failed to do, saying “in the jungle there is only one king”.

Police: We can “guarantee the safety of Liverpool fans” in Rome

Police say they can "guarantee the safety of Liverpool fans" in Rome as long as they stay within Italian rules.

Qatar flies in cows from Germany, US to meet milk needs in 2018

Qatar will be self-sufficient in milk by next July, thanks to boycott-busting cows flown in to boost supplies after neighbouring Gulf states severed links with Doha, a firm said Tuesday.

MMA star McGregor wants to fight a boxer on his turf

Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor says he wants a boxer to “come into his world”, insisting he would beat America’s Floyd Mayweather in a rematch, the BBC reported Wednesday.

WBO champion Jeff Horn to fight UFC star Conor McGregor

Australia’s Jeff Horn will defend his WBO welterweight title against England’s Gary Corcoran in December before a potential blockbuster bout with UFC star Conor McGregor, reports said Sunday.

I have had my last fight – Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather said he is not going to fight again after winning his 50th professional bout against Irishman Conor McGregor in Las Vegas Saturday night.

Mcgregor vows Mayweather knockout as moment of truth nears

Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor vowed to knock out boxer Floyd Mayweather on Friday as a horde of Irish fans descended on Las Vegas for the trash-talking rivals’ cross-combat super-fight.

Ederson ‘one of the best with his feet’ – Given

Manchester City's new No 1 Ederson will be one of the best passing goalkeepers in the Premier League this season, according to Shay Given.

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About 40 people remain trapped in Liberian gold mine

Fellow miners have been using their bare hands to remove debris in an effort to free some 40 gold miners who have been trapped for a week, a spokesperson for Liberia's disaster management agency said on Sunday.

APGA alleges plot by PDP to rig Abia elections

The All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) in Abia says it has uncovered the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) grand plot to rig the general elections in the state.

Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa: Movement restriction during elections is illegal

Activist lawyer, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has warned the police against restricting human and vehicular movements on election days, saying it is unconstitutional.
INEC sensitive materials

Election: PDP, APC trade words over withdrawal of INEC sensitive materials

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti, on Sunday accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), of alleged plan to rig the Presidential and National Assembly elections in favour of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC).

NCDC: Nigeria exceeds emergency threshold for Lassa fever

With 136 confirmed cases of Lassa fever, 31 death and 22.8 percent fatality rate, the Nigeria Center Disease Control (NCDC), said that Nigeria has exceeded the emergency threshold for Lassa fever.