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Frank Lampard will not judge his Chelsea players on one game as they prepare to face Manchester City, and admitted the Blues would need to defend well at the Etihad Stadium.

Chelsea learns price to sign Ajax left-back

Chelsea would be able to sign Ajax left-back Nicolas Tagliafico in the next transfer window for a fee just north of £20million, it has been revealed.
Morocco coach Herve Renard

Herve Renard apologies for omitting Hakim Ziyech in African select XI

Former Morocco coach Herve Renard has apologised for leaving out the name of Hakim Ziyech in a select XI of the best African players he has managed.
Roma starlet Justin Kluivert has named Cristiano Ronaldo as his “idol”, while opening up on his time in Serie A at Stadio Olimpico.

Justin Kluivert: Cristano Ronaldo is my idol

Roma starlet Justin Kluivert has named Cristiano Ronaldo as his “idol”, while opening up on his time in Serie A at Stadio Olimpico.
Frank Lampard looks on during the Premier League match between Everton and Chelsea at Goodison Park. (Photo by Clive Brunskill-Getty Images)

Leicester, Ajax stars top Frank Lampard’s summer ‘hit-list’

The January window is not even closed yet, but Frank Lampard’s summer plans are already taking shape, with Leicester’s Ben Chilwell and Ajax star Hakim Ziyech among Chelsea’s highest priorities.
Christian Pulisic has staked a claim for a starting spot at Chelsea after the winger came off the bench to lay on the winning goal of a hugely impressive Champions League triumph at Ajax.

Christian Pulisic delights Frank Lampard with match-winning display at Ajax

Christian Pulisic has staked a claim for a starting spot at Chelsea after the winger came off the bench to lay on the winning goal of a hugely impressive Champions League triumph at Ajax.
Goalkeeper Andre Onana is excited with Ajax's result in the Uefa Champions League, beating Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 in the first leg of their semi-final.

Andre Onana reveals he turned down Barcelona

Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana has said that he rejected the chance to move back to Barcelona over the summer, while he also admitted there was interest from Paris Saint-Germain.
Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen believes he and his Lille teammates have learnt useful lessons following their 3-0 in the Champions league by Ajax on Tuesday.

Victor Osimhen: Playing in UEFA Champions League a dream come true

Victor Osimhen says playing in the UEFA Champions League was a dream come true for him after he made his first appearance in the competition for Lille who suffered a 3-0 away defeat to Ajax at the Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam on Tuesday.

Eight Lille fans in custody after Amsterdam unrest

Amsterdam police were holding eight Lille fans on Wednesday, a day after arresting more than 300 supporters of the French club ahead of its Champions League game against Ajax.
Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has reacted after netting a brace on his Lille debut as they kicked off their Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-1 win over Nantes.

Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen makes Champions League debut against Ajax

Victor Osimhen will make his Champions League debut in Lille’s clash with Ajax Amsterdam on Tuesday evening.
Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has reacted after netting a brace on his Lille debut as they kicked off their Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-1 win over Nantes.

Lille star Victor Osimhen confident ahead of Champions League trip to Ajax

Victor Osimhen admitted Ajax will be a difficult opponent for Lille but he is optimistic they can grab maximum points on the road.
Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has reacted after netting a brace on his Lille debut as they kicked off their Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-1 win over Nantes.

Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen equals Mario Balotelli’s Ligue 1 record

Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has staked a claim to achieve one of the best Ligue 1 starts an African player has ever managed.
Ajax are now just one game away from regaining the Eredivisie title after bouncing back from Champions League disappointment with a convincing win on Sunday.

Ajax on brink of Eredivisie title after commanding victory over Utrecht

Ajax are now just one game away from regaining the Eredivisie title after bouncing back from Champions League disappointment with a convincing win on Sunday.
Victor Wanyama suffered a thigh injury in the second leg semi-final of their Champions League game against Ajax Amsterdam on Wednesday.

Victor Wanyama a doubt for Tottenham’s game against Everton

Victor Wanyama suffered a thigh injury in the second leg semi-final of their Champions League game against Ajax Amsterdam on Wednesday.
Mauricio Pochettino celebrates with Jesus Perez and Ben Davies at Ajax

Mauricio Pochettino welcomes break for Tottenham before Champions League final

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has welcomed the prospect of a three-week break for his exhausted and injury-ravaged squad before they face Liverpool in the Champions League final ahead of their last Premier League match of the campaign.
Erik ten Hag lamented Ajax's cruel Champions League semi-final exit at the hands of Tottenham on Wednesday.

Jose Mourinho slams Daley Bind, Matthijs de Ligt after Tottenham comeback at Ajax

Jose Mourinho slammed former Manchester United star Daley Bind and Matthijs de Ligt after Tottenham Hotspurs dramatic comeback win against Ajax on Wednesday night.
Frenkie de Jong believes Ajax deserved to reach the Champions League final, labelling the club's European run as a fairytale with an unhappy ending.

Luka Modric aim a sly dig at Ajax, sends message to Spurs

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric aimed a sly dig to Ajax after their Champions League exit against Tottenham Hotspur at the Johan Cruyff Arena on Wednesday.
Frenkie de Jong believes Ajax deserved to reach the Champions League final, labelling the club's European run as a fairytale with an unhappy ending.

Sunday Oliseh bemoans “horrible” Ajax loss to Tottenham in Champions League

Sunday Oliseh has expressed his frustration following Ajax’s 3-2 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur in the second leg of their Uefa Champions League semi-final at Johan Cruyff Arena on Wednesday.

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag proud of players after agonising defeat

Ajax coach Erik ten Hag expressed pride in his team after seeing their rousing Champions League run come to an end in cruel fashion in their semi-final against Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.

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Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze feels fulfilled and excited to play for the Nigeria national team.

Chelsea have an edge on rivals for Nigeria ace Samuel Chukwueze

Chelsea have an advantage over their rivals as they look to sign Villarreal winger, Samuel Chukwueze.
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila on the floor, moving a bill on the Repeal of Quarantine Act, 2004 at plenary yesterday at National Assembly Abuja. . Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan. 2

House of Reps canvasses reopening of one airport in each zone

The House of Representatives has charged the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 to consider reopening of at least one airport in each geopolitical zone of the country.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Police nab 69 suspected kidnappers, Shila Boys, others in Adamawa

Adamawa State Police Command, has nabbed 69 suspected kidnappers, Shila Boys, instigators of Tingno communal clash, among other criminal elements and recovered a cache of arms including 3 AK 47 rifles, 2 locally made pistols, 1 dane gun and 162 rounds of live ammunition.
Isu said the agency had earlier distributed food items meant for the 2019 flood victims, which was initially kept at its warehouse, following the approval of Gov. Douye Diri two weeks ago.

Tribunal rejects party’s request to join petition in Bayelsa guber dispute

The Bayelsa State Governorship Election Tribunal has rejected an application by the Liberation Movement (LM) to be made a party in the petition challenging the qualification of the state’s Deputy Governor, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, to contest the last election in the state.
The Kano State Government says it has conducted 4,735 Coronavirus (COVID-19) samples test since the outbreak of the pandemic.

Ekiti commissions mobile laboratory to run coronavirus tests

As part of steps to curtail the spread of COVID-19 in Ekiti State, the state government on Monday, commissioned a mobile laboratory to facilitate COVID-19 testing in the state.