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Former Nigeria international Mutiu Adepoju has stated that invitation of players to the national team should be kept open as long as Nigerian players continue to shine at club level. Adepoju speaking in a chat with newsmen after Nigeria and Bordeaux player Josh Maja got a hattrick of goals in Bordeaux’s 6-0 thrashing of Nimes in Tuesdays night’s Ligue un clash.

Josh Maja named in French Ligue 1 Team of the Week

Girondis Bordeaux forward Josh Maja has been named in the French Ligue 1 team of the week following his scintillating performance for the club in Tuesday night 6-0 thrashing of Nimes.
Paul Pogba is revelling in the opportunity to play alongside the likes of Kylian Mbappe and Marcus Rashford, whom he believes are the future of football.

Real Madrid plot massive deal for French World Cup winner

Real Madrid are reportedly preparing to offer up close to €300million [£256m] for Kylian Mbappe.
Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian forward Neymar (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and FC Nantes (FCN) at the Parc des Princes in Paris, on December 4, 2019.

Neymar, Kylian Mbappe on target as PSG sink Nantes

A superb Kylian Mbappe goal and a Neymar penalty helped Paris St Germain restore a five-point lead atop the Ligue 1 standings with a 2-0 home win over Nantes on Wednesday.
Lionel Messi received the Ballon d'Or trophy from 2018 winner Luka Modric on Monday, with the Real Madrid midfielder then congratulating Barcelona's talismanic forward on social media.

Lionel Messi: It hurt when Cristiano Ronaldo won his fifth Ballon d’Or

Lionel Messi admits “it hurt” when Cristiano Ronaldo joined him on five Ballon d’Or triumphs, with the Barcelona superstar claiming to understand the frustration of a rival who opted not to attend the 2019 ceremony.
Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt has been named as the winner of the 2019 Kopa Trophy at this year's Ballon d'Or ceremony.

Ballon d’Or: Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt wins Kopa Trophy

Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt has been named as the winner of the 2019 Kopa Trophy at this year's Ballon d'Or ceremony.
Cristiano Ronaldo revealed that he’d rather just play in the important games while explaining that he would “choose to follow those who are lucky.”

Giorgio Chiellini blames Real Madrid for Cristiano Ronaldo Ballon d’Or snub

Juventus skipper Giorgio Chiellini claims teammate Cristiano Ronaldo “was robbed of the Ballon d’Or last year, as Real Madrid wanted to stop him winning.”

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane apologises for missing Paris awards ceremony

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has apologised for not attending the Ballon d'Or ceremony in Paris on Monday night, but feels he might be a contender for the award next year
[FILE] Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian forward Neymar (R) and Paris Saint-Germain’s French forward Kylian Mbappe take part in a warm up session prior to the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Liverpool FC at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, on November 28, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)

Thomas Tuchel confirms Neymar ready to face Monaco

Thomas Tuchel explained that Neymar trained alone on Friday in order to safeguard his recovery from a hamstring injury, and the Paris Saint-Germain coach confirmed the forward is fit to face Monaco.
Arsenal’s Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts at the end of the English Premier League football match between Leicester City and Arsenal at King Power Stadium in Leicester, central England on November 9, 2019. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP)

Real Madrid to offer £70 million and Rodriguez for Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Real Madrid Club de Fútbol (Real Madrid) are set to offer James Rodriguez and a whopping £70million in a bid to secure Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Emirate to the Bernabeu, according to El Desmarque in Spain.
Real Madrid's Thibaut Courtois has claimed his status as one of the best goalkeepers in the world brought unwarranted criticism in the early part of the new campaign.

Thibaut Courtois dropped by Real Madrid as Gareth Bale starts against Alaves

Thibaut Courtois has been dropped to the bench for Real Madrid's trip to Deportivo Alaves in La Liga on Saturday, while Gareth Bale makes his return to the starting XI.
Yet Kylian Mbappe immediately reduced the deficit in the 81st minute, capitalising on a mistake from Real goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois before Pablo Sarabia equalised in the 82nd.

PSG produce dramatic comeback to draw 2-2 at Real Madrid

Real Madrid underlined their return to top form with a spectacular Champions League display at home to Paris St Germain on Tuesday but they still had to settle for a 2-2 draw.
Paris Saint-German manager Thomas Tuchel has aimed a sly dig at Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane for a public show of admiration for Kylian Mbappe.

PSG boss aims a sly dig at Real Madrid manager over his comment on...

Paris Saint-German manager Thomas Tuchel has aimed a sly dig at Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane for a public show of admiration for Kylian Mbappe.
Former Liverpool forward El Hadji Dioufhas urged Kylian Mbappe to quit Paris Saint-Germain and seal a move to Real Madrid if he wants to win the Ballon d’Or.

Eden Hazard wants Real Madrid target Kylian Mbappe at Bernabeu

Eden Hazard wants Real Madrid target Kylian Mbappe at Santiago Bernabeu, according to the report.
Red Bull Salzburg wonderkid Erling Braut Haaland has described continued speculation linking him with a move to Manchester United as ‘f***ing boring’.

Red Bull Leipzig new favourites in Erling Haaland pursuit

Manchester United are reportedly not the favourites in their pursuit of Red Bull Salzburg’s Erling Haaland as they’ve been dealt a heavy blow by Red Bull Leipzig.
Gareth Bale saved Real Madrid with two goals to earn them a 2-2 draw at Villarreal on Spain's east coast on Sunday night.

Gareth Bale linked with EPL return despite £600,000-a-week wage demands

Gareth Bale’s best option of ending his Real Madrid hell and getting back to the Premier League is a move to Manchester United in January.

Juventus set to outbid Real Madrid in the race to sign PSG star

Juventus is set to outbid Real Madrid in the race to sign Kylian Mbappe, as the Serie A Champions directors aim to hijack the Los Blancos prime target next summer, according to reports.
Neymar has hinted that his future lies in Ligue 1 with Paris Saint-Germain, despite speculation regarding a move to Real Madrid continuing to bubble away in the background.

PSG forward still longing for Barcelona return

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has reportedly maintained his determination to complete a return to Barcelona ahead of next summer’s transfer window.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has told Paris Saint-Germain that he will not be silenced when it comes to speaking of Kylian Mbappe.

Zinedine Zidane hits back at PSG director Leonardo over Kylian Mbappe

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has told Paris Saint-Germain that he will not be silenced when it comes to speaking of Kylian Mbappe.

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