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Chidozie Awaziem shines on Boavista debut vs Nacional

Nigeria’s Chidozie Awaziem made his Boavista debut in Saturday’s 3-3 draw against Nacional.
Super Eagles forward and Napoli new signing Victor Osimhen admitted on Wednesday he was skeptical of joining the Serie A club because of the racist reputation of some fans in Italy.

Victor Ezeji warns against rating Victor Osimhen higher than Simy Nwankwo

Osimhen has been making headlines beyond the Campania capital following his big-money move from Lille. So much attention has been placed on the 21-year-old such that he has been tipped in some quarters to walk in the shoes of club greats like Diego Maradona, Edinson Cavani and Gonzalo Higuain.
Victor Osimhen is looking forward to coming up against Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in the Serie A this season.

Victor Osimhen: I can’t wait to face Cristiano Ronaldo

Victor Osimhen is looking forward to coming up against Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in the Serie A this season.

Gianfranco Zola hails Victor Osimhen’s ‘important qualities’ ahead Parma vs Napoli

Gianfranco Zola is in awe of Victor Osimhen’s talent, suggesting that the Nigerian attacking ace has important qualities with which he can help Napoli to succeed this new season.
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.
Victor Osimhen scored another hat-trick in the Napoli jersey as they beat Serie C side Teramo 4-0 in a friendly.

Victor Osimhen must keep working hard – Napoli boss

Gattuso, who has been impressed with the centre-forward, has advised the Super Eagles star not to soft-pedal on his form as he hopes he will replicate his pre-season performances when the 2020-21 campaign gets underway.
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.
Lionel Messi is reportedly becoming ‘worried’ that problems at Barcelona are beginning to mirror his international career with Argentina.

Leonardo: Paris Saint-Germain thought about buying Leo Messi

Messi dropped a bombshell when he handed in a transfer request but the Barca captain and six-time Ballon d’Or champion will remain at Camp Nou for the 2020-21 season.
Real Madrid's Eden Hazard shoots at goal as play resumes behind closed doors following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) REUTERS-Sergio Perez

Real Madrid deny splashing €160 million to sign Eden Hazard from Chelsea

Real Madrid have dismissed claims from the Belgian press that they paid a total of €160m to sign Eden Hazard from Chelsea a year ago, reports Marca.
Victor Osimhen scored another hat-trick in the Napoli jersey as they beat Serie C side Teramo 4-0 in a friendly.

Victor Osimhen hits another hat-trick for Napoli

Victor Osimhen scored another hat-trick in the Napoli jersey as they beat Serie C side Teramo 4-0 in a friendly.
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.

How Victor Osimhen will adapt to Napoli style of play and score goals –...

Victor Osimhen’s agent William D’Avila has says the Nigeria international will form a solid striking partnership with Dries Mertens at Napol.
Arsenal have finally completed the £27 million signing of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille, and the defender has admitted that discussions with Mikel Arteta were decisive in his decision to move to the Emirates.

Gabriel Magalhaes opens up how Mikel Arteta conversation convinced him to complete Arsenal move

Arsenal have finally completed the £27 million signing of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille, and the defender has admitted that discussions with Mikel Arteta were decisive in his decision to move to the Emirates.
Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille.

Arsenal sign £25 million Gabriel from Lille on five-year contract

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Gabriel Magalhaes from Lille.
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 is like beautiful Gazelle – Napoli chief

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.
Arsenal centre-back Rob Holding is set to join Newcastle on loan.

Arsenal defender to join Newcastle in temporary deal

Arsenal centre-back Rob Holding is set to join Newcastle on loan.
Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha has offered to provide free accommodation to National Health Service (NHS) doctors and other medical staff tackling the coronavirus crisis in London.

Wilfried Zaha determined to leave Crystal Palace this summer

Last summer, the Eagles rejected two bids from Everton for their star man, while London rivals Arsenal opted to sign Nicolas Pepe from Lille instead of Zaha, who was valued at £80million.
Finidi George says the scheduling of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations is bad news for most European teams.

Finidi George: Why Super Eagles lost to Italy at 1994 World Cup

Former Nigeria international Finidi George has revealed some of the reasons that led to the Super Eagles painful exit at the 1994 FIFA World Cup in the United States.
Godfrey Oboabona put in a good shift in Dinamo Batumi’s 4-0 triumph over FC Chikhura by accounting for an assist.

Godfrey Oboabona: Dinamo Batumi can be Europa League’s surprise package

Nigeria international Godfrey Oboabona feels Dinamo Batumi can be the surprise package of this season’s Europa League.

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Governor Sanwo-Olu: Pre-primary classes remain closed in Lagos

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Crystal Palace's Ivorian striker Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring his side's third goal in the 3-1 victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford.

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha explains Jordan Ayew penalty swap against Manchester United

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