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Ferland Mendy honoured to join Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid

Ferland Mendy has said it will be an honour to play for a “legend” like Zinedine Zidane after Real Madrid’s new left-back was unveiled at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday.
Neymar is set to force a move out of Paris Saint-Germain as he fancies a move back to Spain after he feels unsettled at the French capital.

Paris Saint-Germain to kick off Ligue 1 title defence against Nimes

Paris Saint-Germain will start their bid for a third successive Ligue 1 title with a home match against Nimes after next season’s fixtures were announced on Friday.
Jose Mourinho believes Mohamed Salah has the quality to challenge for the Ballon d’Or, but thinks the Liverpool star needs to win the Africa Cup of Nations to help his cause.

Liverpool willing to sell Mohamed Salah

Liverpool are reportedly willing to sell star forward Salah in order to bring Lille's Pepe to Anfield.
Ferland Mendy of Olympique Lyon

Real Madrid sign Ferland Mendy from Lyon in £47 million deal

Real Madrid have signed left-back Ferland Mendy from Lyon in a deal worth up to £47.1m, which takes their summer spending close to £300m.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez

Real Madrid to sign another star in the next 48 hours

Real Madrid is prepared to sign another player in the next 48 hours after the signing of Eder Militao, Luka Jovic and Eden Hazard this summer.
Lisa-Marie Utland of Norway celebrates her side's third goal

WWC: Norway beat Nigeria 3-0

Former champions Norway kicked off their Women’s World Cup campaign with a routine 3-0 victory over Nigeria’s Super Falcons despite the absence of Ballon d’Or winner Ada Hegerberg.
Emmanuel Dennis

Arsenal, Lyon chase Nigeria U23 forward Emmanuel Dennis

Arsenal have reportedly made a £12m offer for Club Brugge striker Emmanuel Dennis.
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone wants to bring Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso to the Spanish capital this summer as the Rojiblancos look to rebuild their backline.

Atletico Madrid eye move for Chelsea full-back Alonso

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone wants to bring Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso to the Spanish capital this summer as the Rojiblancos look to rebuild their backline.
World football–ruling body, FIFA on Wednesday formally welcomed African champions Nigeria to the 8th FIFA Women’s World Cup finals.

FIFA formally welcomes Super Falcons to France 2019

World football–ruling body, FIFA on Wednesday formally welcomed African champions Nigeria to the 8th FIFA Women’s World Cup finals.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has dropped a huge hint about Eden Hazard as per the transfer talks going on between the European Champions and Chelsea, according to reports.

Real Madrid expect to complete three signings by next week

Chelsea winger Eden Hazard’s move to Real Madrid is reportedly imminent, along with those of Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic and Lyon defender Ferland Mendy.
Lionel Messi has defended Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde for the defeat against Liverpool, saying he and his team-mates deserve most of the blame.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo included in Champions League squad of the season

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have both been included in the Champions League squad of the season despite failing to reach the final.

AFCON: Wilfried Bony, Wilfred Zaha named in Ivory Coast squad

Former Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony, Wilfred Zaha and Nicolas Pepe named in Ivory Coast's provisional squad for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations as in-form Gervinho dropped.
Arsenal Alexandre Lacazette Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang,

Arsenal striker set for exit talk after Europa League final defeat

Arsenal striker is set to exit talks with the club’s board after the 4-1 defeat against Chelsea in the Europa League finals on Wednesday in Baku.
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Unai Emery hails Chelsea after Europa League triumph

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has congratulated Chelsea for lifting their second Europa League title at the expense of his team on Wednesday in the Olympic Stadium in Baku.
Real Madrid’s French coach Zinedine Zidane attends the Spanish League football match between Rayo Vallecano and Real Madrid at the Vallecas Stadium in the Madrid district of Puente de Vallecas on April 28, 2019. (Photo by Benjamin CREMEL - AFP)

Real Madrid submit bid for Zinedine Zidane’s target in France

Real Madrid has submitted their first bid for Zinedine Zidane's target in France as the Los Blancos aim to sign Olympique Lyon defender Ferland Mendy.
FIFA Women’s World Cup France

FIFA release the 24 teams squad for the Women World Cup

FIFA has announced the 24 teams squad that will participate in the Women World Cup in France, meet the teams and the 23 players each from each team including the Super Falcons of Nigeria.
Christophe Castaner

Police arrest two suspect over Lyon bomb explosion

French police have arrested two suspects following a blast in the city of Lyon that wounded 13 people last week, French authorities said on Monday.
Mario Balotelli has revealed that he wants to stay at Marseille beyond the end of this season and says the club is on another level from Nice.

Mario Balotelli hopeful of extended stay at Marseille

Mario Balotelli is hopeful of still being at Marseille next season after his contract at the Ligue 1 side expired.

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Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, the new head of the Sudanese interim military council, met with gulf envoys on Tuesday (AFP)

Sudan army ruler calls on protest leaders to hold unconditional talks

Sudan's army ruler on Wednesday called on protest leaders to resume talks on the transfer of power without any conditions, as tension between the two sides remain high after the bloody dispersal of a sit-in demonstration.

Tailor sues DSS chief’s wife, others over alleged threat to life

A tailor, Hadiza Usman, on Wednesday dragged the Director-General of the State Security Service (SSS) and his wife, Y. B. Magaji and the SSS FCT Director before the FCT High Court Apo, over alleged threat to life.
Kidnap Victim

Wife of Taraba NLC chairman regains freedom

The Wife of the NLC Chairman, Taraba state chapter, Mrs. Abigail Peter, has regained her freedom after a few days in the enclaves of some unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers.
Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has ruled out a buy-to-sell move for James Rodriguez this summer, stating that the club are not in the human trafficking business.

Napoli confirm talks for James Rodriguez with Hirving Lozano lined up as alternative

Napoli will try to sign James Rodriguez from Real Madrid this summer but will turn their attention to PSV star Hirving Lozano if they fail to land coach Carlo Ancelotti's first choice, says president Aurelio De Laurentiis.
A nursing mother, Simeon Esther has been arrested by Operatives of Operation for allegedly being in possession of one AK47 Rifles and 18 rounds of live ammunition.

Nursing mother nabbed for possession of firearm

A nursing mother, Simeon Esther, has been arrested by Operatives of Operation for allegedly being in possession of one AK47 Rifles and 18 rounds of live ammunition.