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Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has been included in the Italian Serie A team of the week, despite not finding the back of the net.

Napoli’s Victor Osimhen named in Serie A team of the week

Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen has been included in the Italian Serie A team of the week, despite not finding the back of the net.
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.
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.
Even though it is just a test match against lower league opposition, Victor Osimhen has expressed delight with Napoli’s big win and his quickfire hat trick in Friday’s friendly against L’Aquila.

Victor Osimhen celebrates first Napoli hat trick

Osimhen hit the ground running as he delivered a quick-fire hat-trick and also provided one assist in Napoli’s 11-0 thrashing of L’Aquila.
Eddy Ogenyi Onazi says his relationship with Super Eagles boss Gernot Rohr is great and he is targeting into the Super Eagles squad sooner.

Ogenyi Onazi returns to Italian Serie A with Crotone

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has signed for Italian Serie A side Crotone on a three-year deal.
Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen says he’s delighted to be joining Napoli and can’t wait to make his first appearance for the Club.

Victor Osimhen confirmed for Napoli pre-season training camp

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, is set to attend Napoli’s pre-season with the Italian Serie A club’s training camp set to run from August 24 to September 4.
Chelsea boss, Frank Lampard, has paid tribute to Pedro Rodriguez after his injury-hit FA Cup final on Saturday.

Pedro undergoes surgery for shoulder injury

Chelsea’s Spanish winger Pedro has had surgery, following a shoulder injury he sustained during Saturday’s FA Cup final defeat by Arsenal.
Cristiano Ronaldo returned to training with Juventus in Turin on Tuesday after an absence of over two months because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Paris Saint-Germain in pole as Cristiano Ronaldo considers Juventus exit

Cristiano Ronaldo could leave Juventus this summer after just two seasons with the club.
Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen says he’s delighted to be joining Napoli and can’t wait to make his first appearance for the Club.

Manu Garba: Victor Osimhen will be big hit for Napoli in Serie A

“Having worked with Osimhen in the national Under-20 team that failed to qualify for the World Cup in 2017, I know he has the quality and ability to succeed in any league in the world. I have always known he will go places, so I am not surprised Napoli spent so much to get his signature,” Garba said.
Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen says he’s delighted to be joining Napoli and can’t wait to make his first appearance for the Club.

Victor Osimhen ready to help Napoli challenge for titles next season

Victor Osimhen will play in the UEFA Europa League next season after Napoli finished 5th in just concluded Italian Serie A season.
Napoli have confirmed the signing of Nigerian international forward Victor Osimhen from Lille.

FIFA congratulates Victor Osimhen over Napoli move

The Federation of International Football Association, FIFA, have congratulated Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen for his transfer from Lille to Napoli of Italy.
William Troost-Ekong was in action for Udinese in their Italian Serie A league clash with Lecce on Wednesday.

Udinese stunned at home by relegation threatened Lecce

William Troost-Ekong was in action for Udinese in their Italian Serie A league clash with Lecce on Wednesday.
Italian Serie A side, AS Roma, is interested in signing Nigerian wing-back, Victor Moses, from Chelsea.

AS Roma consider summer move for Victor Moses

Moses is currently on loan at Inter Milan with the club having an option to buy the Nigerian after his loan spell, but the 29-year-old may be surplus to requirement at the club after reports indicate the Italians are on the lookout for more wing-backs.
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.

Simmy Nwankwo’s 20th goal of the season sends Crotone back to Serie A

Nigeria forward Simy Nwankwo bagged another brace to help Crotone to an emphatic 1 – 5 away win over Livorno on Saturday.
The future of Lille attacker Victor Osimhen has been thrown into doubt, with Napoli stating that the player has changed agents and must start negotiations “all over again”.

Victor Osimhen picks Number 9 jersey at Napoli

According to Radio Kiss Kiss (via Tuttomercatoweb) which is supposedly Napoli’s official radio station, Victor Osimhen has already chosen a shirt number to wear ahead of his imminent move to the Italian Serie A club.
Ola Aina

Napoli consider summer move for another Nigeria star

Italian Serie A outfit, Napoli has expressed interest in signing Nigeria defender Ola Aina this summer.
Super Eagles assistant captain William Troost-Ekong played all 90 minutes in Udinese’s Italian Serie A game against fellow strugglers Sampdoria on Sunday.

Super Eagles star struggles as Udinese crumble to Sampdoria at home

Super Eagles assistant captain William Troost-Ekong played all 90 minutes in Udinese’s Italian Serie A game against fellow strugglers Sampdoria on Sunday.
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FIFA sets new rules for use of VAR in EPL, LaLiga, Serie A

FIFA has ordered that the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) reviews be applied uniformly across all competitions, as they take over direct responsibility for the system.

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