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Up to 1,000 fans will be allowed to watch each of the final two days of the Italian Open tennis tournament as Italy begins to open up stadiums for sports enthusiasts.

Up to 1,000 fans to watch Italian Open

Up to 1,000 fans will be allowed to watch each of the final two days of the Italian Open tennis tournament as Italy begins to open up stadiums for sports enthusiasts.
AC Milan’s Argentine forward Gonzalo Higuain is seen on the pitch ahead of Supercoppa Italiana final between Juventus and AC Milan at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah on January 16, 2019. (Photo by GIUSEPPE CACACE / AFP)

Inter Miami confirm signing of Gonzalo Higuain

Inter Miami have confirmed the signing of Gonzalo Higuain as the club's third Designated Player.
Luis Suarez “behaved like a rat” during a Champions League reunion with Liverpool, says John Aldridge, with the Barcelona striker’s antics at Camp Nou considered to be “not acceptable”.

Luis Suarez in Italy to take citizenship test ahead of Juventus move

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is in Perugia to undergo an Italian citizenship test ahead of completing a move to Juventus.

EU okays €44 billion Italian recapitalisation scheme for virus-hit companies

EU competition regulators on Thursday gave the green light to a 44-billion-euro (51.9 billion dollars) Italian recapitalisation scheme for virus-hit large companies.
Out-of-favour Super Eagles forward Simy Nwankwo was among the goals for Crotone in their 3-1 win over Ascoli in Italian Serie B cracker on Friday.

Simy Nwankwo: Crotone ready for Serie A return

Crotone forward Simy Nwankwo says the team is battle ready for a difficult campaign in Serie A.
Kalidou Koulibaly has called Napoli's 4-0 Champions League win over Genk on Tuesday night an important victory.

Manchester City set new deadline date for Kalidou Koulibaly deal

Manchester City have set a new deadline date for the completion of a deal for Napoli central defender Kalidou Koulibaly, with the player’s agent expected in Italy next week to meet with Aurelio De Laurentiis, according to the latest reports from Italy.
Juventus head coach Andrea Pirlo has stressed the importance of signing a striker ahead of the new Serie A campaign.

Juventus coach completes coaching qualifications with near-perfect score

Juventus coach Andrea Pirlo has completed his UEFA coaching qualifications just days before taking charge of his first match with the Bianconeri.
Super Eagles right wing-back Ola Aina is set to make his Fulham debut when they take on Ipswich Town in a Carabao Cup match today.

Ola Aina set for Fulham debut in Carabao Cup tie vs Ipswich

Super Eagles right wing-back Ola Aina is set to make his Fulham debut when they take on Ipswich Town in a Carabao Cup match today.
Juventus head coach Andrea Pirlo has stressed the importance of signing a striker ahead of the new Serie A campaign.

Andrea Pirlo calls for Juventus to bring in new striker

Juventus head coach Andrea Pirlo has stressed the importance of signing a striker ahead of the new Serie A campaign.
English Premier League side Fulham have announced the signing of Ola Aina on a season-long loan from Torino.

Fulham chief gives condition for Ola Aina permanent deal at the club

Fulham FC Vice Chairman Tony Khan has confirmed that the club has an option to sign Ola Aina on a permanent deal from Italian side Torino.
Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso has defended Victor Osimhen after the striker failed to find the back of the net in Napoli’s 4-0 win against Pescara on Friday.

Diego Maradona: Victor Osimhen is a 30-goal striker

Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has been lauded as a 30-goal striker by Diego Armando Maradona Junior.
Declan Rice believes he is good enough to play for Manchester United, but thinks the time isn't right to consider a move away from West Ham.

Chelsea prepare Declan Rice push as Edouard Mendy bid accepted

The Blues have already brought in Hakim Ziyech, Malang Sarr, Ben Chilwell, Thiago Silva, and Kai Havertz for a combined fee of over £200m, and they could bring in two more.
Guiseppe Fanara, 60, who was serving a life sentence at Rome’s Rebibbia prison, attacked seven guards in June when they came to inspect his cell, the daily Il Messagero reported.

Mafia boss bites, swallows prison guard’s finger in Italy

A Sicilian mafia boss serving a life sentence bit off and swallowed a prison guard’s finger during an altercation, an Italian news report said on Tuesday.
Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso has warned fans against putting pressure on the new signing, Victor Osimhen, who scored a hat-trick in their pre-season friendly in L’Aquila on Friday.

Victor Osimhen: Napoli’s Gennaro Gattuso is a real man

Victor Osimhen has described Napoli manager Gennaro Gattuso a real man and has enjoyed working under the Italian so far.
It was a sad day for Super Eagles full-back Ola Aina as his Club Torino suffered a 4-2 away defeat in the hand of Cagliari on Saturday.

Super Eagles star Ola Aina edges closer to Fulham move

Super Eagles defender Ola Aina is on the verge of returning to English football two years after teaming up with Torino.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis says he is looking forward to seeing more of Victor Osimhen after the Nigerian scored a hat-trick in his first game for the Serie A side.

Victor Osimhen finds new home in Naples

Victor Osimhen has finally found a home, week after resuming pre-season training with his new club Napoli.
Italy’s flamboyant former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi was “stable” Saturday, two days after being hospitalised with coronavirus, his doctor said.

Former Italian premier ‘stable’ after coronavirus hospitalisation

Italy’s flamboyant former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi was “stable” Saturday, two days after being hospitalised with coronavirus, his doctor said.
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has confirmed Allan will join Everton.

Everton complete €25 million deal for Napoli midfielder

Allan, who worked with Carlo Ancelotti during the Italian’s spell with Napoli in Serie A, said the Everton boss was a big reason behind the move.

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Manchester United agree five year contract with Alex Telles

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NSCDC arrests 19 ‘rapists’ in Kaduna

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Wales attacker Gareth Bale said on Wednesday that he had donated £500,000 ($615,000) to the hospital where he was born to help in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Dimitar Berbatov: Tottenham will have ‘best attack in Premier League’ with Gareth Bale

Dimitar Berbatov believes the addition of Gareth Bale will give Tottenham “the strongest attack in the Premier League”, one which rivals champions Liverpool.

Edo election: Police holding our governors hostage – PDP

Less than 24 hours to Edo state governorship election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday cried out that its governors are being held hostage by police in the state.
As candidates jostle for the Director-General position of the World Trade Organisaion, WTO, Female Parliamentary in Nigeria, Friday, threw weight behind former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, to occupy the number one position of the organization.

Former Nigerian minister makes shortlist for WTO top job

Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has scaled yet another hurdle in the race for the job of Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO).