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Nigerian forward Chuba Akpom was on target for his Greek side Paok Thessaloniki in the Cup game with OFI Crete on Tuesday.

Chuba Akpom eager for Super Eagles chance

Chuba Akpom is looking forward to making his debut for Nigeria after pledging his international allegiance to the West African nation.
Monaco summer-signing Henry Onyekuru has returned to Turkey to reunite with his former Galatasaray teammates and coaches.

Henry Onyekuru to start training with Galatasaray next week

Super Eagles winger Henry Onyekuru will resume training with Galatasaray next week after leaving hospital following a treatment for malaria.
Former Liverpool and Mali midfielder Mohamed Sissoko has announced his retirement from active football at the age of 34.

Former Liverpool midfielder Mohamed Sissoko announces retirement

Former Liverpool and Mali midfielder Mohamed Sissoko has announced his retirement from active football at the age of 34.

Barcelona topple Real Madrid as richest club, hit $891 million mark

Barcelona have overtaken Real Madrid to top the Deloitte Football Money League for the first time and become the first club to break the 800 million euros (890.9 million U.S. dollars) revenue barrier.
Barcelona remain determined to bring Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar back to Camp Nou and will launch a renewed transfer offensive in the summer window.

Paris St Germain’s defence exposed despite Neymar’s brilliance

Paris St Germain’s defensive shortcomings were exposed as Monaco snapped the champions’ Ligue 1 winning streak in a thrilling 3-3 draw at the Parc des Princes on Sunday.
Kylian Mbappe has stated that a lack of training is not an issue for Paris Saint-Germain team-mate Neymar.

Fabinho: Kylian Mbappe will win the Ballon d’Or before Neymar

Fabinho has tipped Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe to win the Ballon d'Or and hopes to team up with him at Liverpool in the future.
Liverpool fans laud Roberto Firmino after match-winning display against Tottenham

Liverpool sets points record after 21 EPL games

Liverpool’s 1-0 win at Tottenham Hotspur in the 2019/2020 English Premier League (EPL) on Saturday means they have set a new record.
Juventus remain hopeful that they could still sign striker Mauro Icardi from arch-rivals Inter in the Summer transfer window according to a report.

Mauro Icardi impact at PSG impresses coach Thomas Tuchel

Icardi left Inter under something of a cloud, as his relationship with the club was said to have become increasingly strained after a frustrating season in which he scored only 11 Serie A goals.
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Gernot Rohr backs Samuel Kalu to rediscover best form for Bordeaux

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has backed Samuel Kalu to get back to his best following his struggles at French Ligue 1 outfit Girondis Bordeaux this season.
Girondis Bordeaux captain Laurent Koscielny has lavished on the club’s forward Josh Maja following the Nigerian impressive performance in the French Ligue 1 this season.

Bordeaux skipper applauds Josh Maja’s finishing ability

Girondis Bordeaux captain Laurent Koscielny has lavished on the club’s forward Josh Maja following the Nigerian impressive performance in the French Ligue 1 this season.
Nigeria;s striker, Victor Osimhen, has been sanctified fit and ready by medical doctors to play for Lille against Monaco on Saturday in the French Ligue 1 encounter.

French League Cup: Victor Osimhen’s Lille avoid PSG, to face Lyon in semi-final

Victor Osimhen’s Lille have been drawn to face Olympique Lyon in the semi-final of the French League Cup.
Villarreal’s coach Javier Calleja has squashed the report linking Samuel Chukwueze with a move to premier league giants Chelsea.

Lyon to battle Liverpool, Chelsea for Samuel Chukwueze

Chukwueze who plays for Villareal has become one of the brightest prospects in La Liga and has been attracting interest from a host of top European clubs.
French international Loic Remy has hail Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen for his superlative performances for their modest French Club Lille Metropole.

Victor Osimhen: Why I chose number 7 jersey at Lille

Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen has revealed why he decided to wear jersey number seven at French Ligue 1 club, Lille.
Galatasaray manager Fathi Terim is delighted to have ‘important player’ Henry Onyekuru back at the club and believed his arrival will make team’s attack stronger.

Henry Onyekuru will make our attack stronger – Galatasaray coach

Galatasaray manager Fathi Terim is delighted to have ‘important player’ Henry Onyekuru back at the club and believed his arrival will make team’s attack stronger.
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.

Everton considering a move for Super Eagles star

Alex Iwobi’s Everton considering a move for Super Eagles striker Josh Maja in the January transfer window.
Ligue 1 club Rennes have announced the termination of Diafra Sakho's contract, six months before its expiry.

Former West Ham striker Diafra Sakho released by Rennes

Ligue 1 club Rennes have announced the termination of Diafra Sakho's contract, six months before its expiry.
Benjamin Henrichs is closing in on a Bundesliga return but not to play for Bayern Munich.

Bundesliga rivals set to beat Bayern Munich to defender signing

Benjamin Henrichs is closing in on a Bundesliga return but not to play for Bayern Munich.
Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand believes Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta can play a pivotal role in the development of Nicolas Pepe.

Rio Ferdinand confident of Nicolas Pepe’s development under Mikel Arteta

Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand believes Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta can play a pivotal role in the development of Nicolas Pepe.

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Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has brought two Nigerian youth defenders Tobi Omole and Tolaji Bola into first-team training amid an injury crisis.

Mikel Arteta promotes two Nigerian youngsters to Arsenal’s first team

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has brought two Nigerian youth defenders Tobi Omole and Tolaji Bola into first-team training amid an injury crisis.
The president of Al Ikhwaan Fillahi Muslim Society of Nigeria based in the South-South and South-East geo-political zones, Barr. Muhammed Ndoka Elunor, says that Igbo politicians are not yet ready to assume the Presidency in 2023.

Igbo not ready for 2023 presidency – Muslim leader

The president of Al Ikhwaan Fillahi Muslim Society of Nigeria based in the South-South and South-East geo-political zones, Barr. Muhammed Ndoka Elunor, says that Igbo politicians are not yet ready to assume the Presidency in 2023.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala have no problem playing together, insists Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri.

Maurizio Sarri: It’s a myth that Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala can’t play together

Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala have no problem playing together, insists Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri.

Road accidents claim 31 lives in Ogun

The Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) in Ogun, said that no fewer than 31 persons died in various road accidents across the state during the Christmas and New year period.
Yoruba World Congress (YWC), an umbrella body of all Yoruba socio-cultural groups, has threatened to hold a peaceful protest in support of the recently launched Western Nigeria Security Network code-named Amotekun.

Yoruba group to hold protest in support of Amotekun

Yoruba World Congress (YWC), an umbrella body of all Yoruba socio-cultural groups, has threatened to hold a peaceful protest in support of the recently launched Western Nigeria Security Network code-named Amotekun.