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Efe Ajagba will step into the ring against European champion, Ali Eren Demirezen in a battle of 2016 Olympians putting their unbeaten records on the line.

Pablo Sarabia set to join PSG in deal worth over €20 million

Pablo Sarabia is all set to leave Sevilla to join Paris Saint-Germain, with the Ligue 1 club prepared to pay more than his €18 million (£16m/$20m) release clause.
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Julen Lopetegui shouts instructions during the UEFA Champions League group G football match between Real Madrid CF and FC Viktoria Plzen at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on October 23, 2018. (Photo by JAVIER SORIANO / AFP)

Jose Castro: Julen Lopetegui was Monchi’s choice at Sevilla

Newly installed Sevilla head coach Julen Lopetegui was the first choice of sporting director Monchi, according to club chairman Jose Castro, who described the former Real Madrid boss as "the best coach for the Sevilla project".
Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros

Joaquin Caparros to be replaced as Sevilla coach but remain at the club

Sevilla have announced Joaquin Caparros will be replaced as head coach and take up a position supporting sporting director Monchi next season.
Radja Nainggolan

Radja Nainggolan slams Mauro Icardi for making Inter team-mates suffer amid dispute

Radja Nainggolan has criticised Mauro Icardi for his recent absence from the Inter side, claiming his team-mates paid the price for an off-field dispute.
Sevilla have confirmed that Monchi has returned to the club to take up the role of director of football.

Monchi returns ‘home’ to Sevilla

Sevilla have confirmed that Monchi has returned to the club to take up the role of director of football.

Eusebio Di Francesco sacked by Roma

Eusebio Di Francesco has been sacked as Roma coach following the club's Champions League last-16 exit to Porto.
Lorenzo Pellegrini

Lorenzo Pellegrini’s agent shuts down Manchester United links

Roma star Lorenzo Pellegrini is not considering a move to Manchester United and is "only thinking about Roma", his agent says.
malcom

Malcom passes Barcelona medical for £36.5m move from Bordeaux

Brazilian winger Malcom has passed a medical at Barcelona before his £36.5m move from Bordeaux.
Alisson

Roma defend decision to sell Alisson to Liverpool

Selling Alisson to Liverpool does not show "a lack of ambition", says Roma's director of football Monchi, who admits the transfer of the Brazilian is "tough" for fans to take.

Roma’s Monchi explains reasons behind Mo Salah sale to Liverpool

Roma's transfer market mastermind feels like he owes fans an explanation as to why he sold Mohamed Salah for what now seems like a bargain price.

Francesco Totti marks 25th anniversary of Roma debut

Roma sports director Monchi called club legend Francesco Totti “a superhero” as the former captain marked the 25th anniversary of his Serie A debut on Wednesday.

Chelsea-target Edin Dzeko saves Roma

Chelsea-target Edin Dzeko grabbed a late 1-1 draw for Roma at Sampdoria on Wednesday as Lazio powered past Udinese 3-0 to boost their push for a Champions League spot next season.

Barcelona full-back Aleix Vidal open to Roma switch

Barcelona full-back Aleix Vidal would welcome an approach from Roma, according to his agent.

Leicester’s Riyad Mahrez was blocked from joining Barcelona and Roma – Monchi

Riyad Mahrez was prevented from joining Barcelona or Roma over the summer by Leicester, according to Roma official Monchi.

Atletico Madrid tougher opponents than Chelsea – Roma director

Roma sporting director Monchi says Atletico Madrid rather than Chelsea are his club's biggest rivals for a place in the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Roma hopeful of signing Mahrez from Leicester

Roma sporting director Monchi says the club remain hopeful of striking a deal with Leicester to sign Riyad Mahrez.

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Protest on Sunday rocked Yenagoa, Bayelsa State capital, over the death of two brothers at Agudama area while trying to cross the flooded Epie Creek that stretched from Igbogene to Yenagoa.
Shanghai Shenhua forward. Odion Ighalo, has scored his first goal in the Chinese Super League since May when he left to represent Nigeria at 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Odion Ighalo keeps Shanghai alive in China

Shanghai Shenhua forward Odion Ighalo has scored his first goal in the Chinese Super League since May when he left to represent Nigeria at 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Kogi West elders endorse Governor Bello’s second term bid

Some leaders from the Kogi West Senatorial district have declared supporting Governor Yahaya Bello’s second term bid will better position the zone for the governorship position in 2023.

Purveyors of hate speech should not expect rest – minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says no amount of attacks, sponsored or otherwise, will stop the implementation of approved recommendations on reform of broadcasting code.

No Nigerian bank is distressed – central bank chief

Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, yesterday, allayed fears on speculations of alleged insolvency in about seven banks following their failure to scale through a recent stressed conducted by industry regulators.