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Former Real Madrid midfielder Luis Figo insists he has forgiven former teammate Ronaldo for a controversial dressing room comment about his wife Helene Svendin

Luis Figo: I have forgiven Ronaldo for having crush on my wife

Former Real Madrid midfielder Luis Figo insists he has forgiven former teammate Ronaldo for a controversial dressing room comment about his wife.
Renowned football agent John Viola has advised Super Eagles’ player, Kelechi Iheanacho to leave Leicester City now to save his dwindling career in the round leather game.

Renowned football agent urges Nigeria star to leave Leicester City now

Renowned football agent John Viola has advised Super Eagles’ player, Kelechi Iheanacho to leave Leicester City now to save his dwindling career in the round leather game.
Carles Puyol

Carles Puyol: Real Madrid tried to sign me twice

The tough-tackling central defender spent the entirety of his career at the Camp Nou, breaking into the first team in 1999 and going on to spend 15 years there, eventually becoming club captain.
Khaldoon Al Mubarak

Khaldoon Al Mubarak: Some Manchester City rivals are ‘jealous’

Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak says some of their rivals are jealous of the club’s success.
Jordi Alba's mistakes resulted in Liverpool's first two goals in their Champions League win over Barcelona. AP Photo-Dave Thompson

Liverpool beat Barcelona and the greatest Champions League comebacks in history

Sensational comebacks are increasingly a staple of the modern Champions League and Liverpool arguably topped them all on Tuesday.
Manchester United’s French striker Anthony Martial celebrates after scoring their third goal during the English FA Cup fourth round football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 25, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP) /

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Anthony Martial can reach Cristiano Ronaldo’s level

Anthony Martial has the talent to reach Cristiano Ronaldo’s level if he puts his mind to it, according to Manchester United caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
VAR Video Assistant Referee

Milinko Pantic: VAR is a great invention for the poor

Former Atletico Madrid midfielder Milinko Pantic believes VAR (Video Assistant Referee) is a great way to achieve “justice” in the game, and wishes it had been around for his most famous performance at Barcelona 21 years ago.
Joao Moutinho

Wolves to sign Portugal’s Joao Moutinho from Monaco

The 31-year-old, who has 113 caps, is close to joining the newly promoted Premier League side on a two-year deal.

Andres Iniesta: Real Madrid tried to sign me from Barcelona

Barcelona legend, Andres Iniesta, has revealed that Real Madrid tried to lure him to the Bernabeu on multiple occasions.

Pep Guardiola fears Manchester City could lose title

Pep Guardiola has made the extraordinary suggestion that Manchester City could suffer a stunning Premier League title collapse.

Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic a huge loss European football

Jose Mourinho has wished an emotional farewell to Zlatan Ibrahimovic, saying European football has lost a "huge player" following his move to LA Galaxy.

Harry Kane can’t be forced to stay at Tottenham – Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino has warned that Tottenham cannot force Harry Kane to stay at the club, saying Philippe Coutinho’s move from Liverpool to Barcelona shows there can be no room for complacency.

Harry Kane could stay at Tottenham for his entire career – Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino admits Philippe Coutinho's move from Liverpool to Barcelona shows how hard it is for clubs to keep their best players, but insists Harry Kane could emulate Roma legend Francesco Totti by staying at Tottenham for his entire career.

Paris Saint-Germain relishing prospect of Real Madrid showdown – Unai Emery

Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery is confident his side can get the better of Real Madrid as he looked ahead to next month’s heavyweight Champions League showdown in an interview with AFP.

UEFA appoints Luis Figo as football advisor

Former Barcelona and Portugal striker Luis Figo has joined Uefa as a football advisor.

We won’t pay Neymar’s $30.8m bonus – Barca

Barcelona won’t pay a 26 million euro ($30.8 million) bonus to Neymar for renewing his contract with the Catalan giants in 2016, a club spokesman said on Friday after his decision to join Paris Saint-Germain for a world record transfer fee.

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Mrs Marian Onuoha, aka Mama Sure P, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of rerun election for the Isiala Mbano-Okigwe-Onuimo Federal Constituency seat conducted by the INEC on Saturday.

APC, AA win Imo rerun elections

Mrs Marian Onuoha, aka Mama Sure P, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has emerged the winner of rerun election for the Isiala Mbano/Okigwe/Onuimo Federal Constituency seat conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission on Saturday.
Lagos State Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Ahmed Kabiru Abdullahi

Lagos government arrests 14 illegal sand dredgers in Banana Island

The Lagos State Government has arrested 14 illegal sand dredgers on the shoreline of Ikoyi-Lekki axis in Banana Island during a compliance enforcement exercise.
Nigerian professional football league side Akwa United has completed the signing of Chan Eagles defender Olisa Ndah.

Akwa United sign defender Olisa Ndah from Remo Stars

Nigerian professional football league side Akwa United has completed the signing of Chan Eagles defender Olisa Ndah.
Two second-half goals from Osimaga Duke and Spencer Bassey gave Dakkada FC a comfortable 2-0 win over Jigawa Golden Stars in a Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Matchday 17 game decided on Saturday.

Dakkada thrash Jigawa Golden Stars to move fourth on NPFL table

Dakkada football club scored twice in the second half to beat Jigawa Golden Stars in the matchday 17 of the Nigeria professional football league game played at the Nest of Champions in Uyo on Saturday.
The Vice Chancellor Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna Professor Abdullahi Bala has blamed challenges in the IPPIS implementation on the failure of the federal government and handlers of the scheme.

IPPIS creating more problems than values in universities – vice-chancellor

The Vice Chancellor Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna Professor Abdullahi Bala has blamed challenges in the IPPIS implementation on the failure of the federal government and handlers of the scheme to involve university administrators before it was launched.