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Jose Mourinho’s foul mood casts shadow over Manchester United

Jose Mourinho’s constant carping and foul mood during Manchester United’s increasingly tortuous tour of the United States is raising questions about team morale and title hopes just over a week away from the start of the new Premier League season.
The full moon rises behind burning moorland as a large wildfire sweeps across Saddleworth Moor. ANTHONY DEVLIN|GETTY

Homes evacuated as wildfire rages in northern England

Firefighters on Wednesday battled a rare large wildfire near Manchester in northern England which has led to the evacuation of dozens of homes.

Manchester City hoping to finalise transfers of Riyad Mahrez and Jorginho

Manchester City are hoping to sign Leicester winger Riyad Mahrez and Napoli midfielder Jorginho, Press Association Sport reports.

Pep Guardiola wants Riyad Mahrez deal done before Manchester City’s US tour

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants the Premier League champions to wrap up the signing of Riyad Mahrez from Leicester City in time for their preseason tour of USA.

Manchester City have become ‘killers’ – Raheem Sterling

Raheem Sterling says Manchester City have become "killers" during their remarkable run in the Premier League.

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Diego Maradona: Jose Mourinho better than Pep Guardiola

Diego Maradona believes Jose Mourinho is a better coach than Pep Guardiola, saying the Manchester City boss can "choose any player he wants".
Trader Moni

Presidency: There’ll be no ‘Obi-tuary’ for TraderMoni

Lauretta Onochie, special assistant to the president on social media, has lauded Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo for his commitment towards the TraderMoni scheme, officially called Government Enterprise and Empowerment Programme (GEEP).
Philip Shaibu

Edo government announces bid for 2020 National Sports Festival

The Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu, who made the announcement at a press conference in Edo Government House, Benin, said the state was poised to re-enact its prominence in sports.

ICPC set to arraign former OAU lecturer over sex-for-marks scandal

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is set to arraign a former lecturer of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Richard Akindele, at the Federal High Court, Osogbo, for allegedly demanding sex from one of his students, Monica Osagie, in order to upgrade her academic result from fail to pass.

Another 116 stranded Nigerians return from Libya

The returnees who had tried to proceed to Europe en-route Libya were repatriated from the North African country by International Organisation for Migration (IOM).