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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.

Mikel Obi: How naughty I was at Chelsea under Jose Mourinho

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has admitted he used to be a naughty chap during his early days at Chelsea under the tutelage of Jose Mourinho.
The Russian Premier League ethics committee is set to probe alleged racist comments made by the veteran international striker Pavel Pogrebnyak, local media reported on Sunday.

Russian striker Pavel Pogrebnyak’s comment on black players ‘smells of racism’ – Vladimir Putin’s...

Former Fulham and Reading striker Pavel Pogrebnyak's comment that it is "laughable" to have black players in the Russian national team has been condemned by Russian president Vladimir Putin's human rights adviser.
The Russian Premier League ethics committee is set to probe alleged racist comments made by the veteran international striker Pavel Pogrebnyak, local media reported on Sunday.

Russian striker Pavel Pogrebnyak faces ban over ‘racist’ remarks

The Russian Premier League ethics committee is set to probe alleged racist comments made by the veteran international striker Pavel Pogrebnyak, local media reported on Sunday.
Nathan Ake

Nathan Ake: Jose Mourinho left me mentally ‘broken’ at Chelsea

Nathan Ake has revealed he was left mentally "broken" after failing to break into Chelsea's first team under Jose Mourinho.

Sone Aluko Set To Join Chinese Club Beijing Renhe

Nigerian midfielder Sone Aluko is on the verge of linking up with Chinese Super League outfit, Beijing Renhe from English Championship club Reading.
Leandro Bacuna

Cardiff City sign Leandro Bacuna from Reading

The midfielder has been with the Royals since moving from Aston Villa in August 2017 for a deal in the region of £3m.
Mbaye Diagne

Mbaye Diagne joins Galatasaray from Kasimpasa

Galatasaray have confirmed the signing of Mbaye Diagne on a four-and-a-half-year deal from Kasimpasa.
Sam Sodje

Sam Sodje alleges conspiracy to ‘destroy’ family

Former Reading and Super Eagles defender Sam Sodje has vehemently denied reports suggesting his brothers including former Nigeria World Cup defender Efetobore Sodje were jailed by a United Kingdom court ‘for taking charity money’.
(L-R) Ex-rugby player Bright Sodje and ex-footballers Stephen Sodje and Efe Sodje, who were found guilty and jailed in 2017 for siphoning off money from their family charity, the Sodje Sports Foundation (PA)

Sodje brothers jailed for siphoning charity money

Former Super Eagles defender Efetobore Sodje and his brothers Stephen and Bright, have been jailed for siphoning tens of thousands of pounds from a charity set up to help poor African children.
Romelu Lukaku Manchester United

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Romelu Lukaku important to Manchester United despite bench role

Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insisted Romelu Lukaku is a "big part" of his squad, despite the Belgian striker finding himself on the bench at Old Trafford.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will land another Premier League post if Manchester United decide against handing him a permanent deal, says Dimitar Berbatov.

Jesse Lingard: Manchester United’s Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has tough side

Jesse Lingard has revealed how Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can deliver a 'hairdryer treatment' if necessary.
Liverpool's players pose before the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Liverpool FC at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, on November 28, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE - AFP)

Statistics show Liverpool face unprecedented challenge in EPL title race

History is on the side of English Premier League leaders Liverpool as they chase a first league title since 1990.

Phil Jones: Tottenham clash will test Manchester United’s recent revival

Phil Jones believes next weekend's clash with Tottenham will test the strength of Manchester United's recent revival.
Paul Warne & Pep Guardiola

FA Cup: Manchester City score seven as Oldham knock out Fulham

Premier League champions Manchester City began their FA Cup campaign with a 7-0 thrashing of Rotherham on Sunday but Fulham, battling to avoid relegation from the Premier League, were beaten 2-1 by fourth-tier Oldham.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer sustains winning start as Manchester United beat Reading

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed a fifth successive win in as many games as interim manager of Manchester United when his side beat Reading 2-0 in the third round of the FA Cup at Old Trafford on Saturday.
Manchester United Alexis Sanchez

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Alexis Sanchez could recover for Manchester United’s trip to Tottenham

Alexis Sanchez will "hopefully" be fit for Manchester United's trip to Tottenham after suffering a recurrence of his hamstring injury against Reading, according to Ole Gunnar Solsjaer.
Manchester United’s Norwegian caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer celebrates following the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Manchester United at St James’ Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England on January 2, 2019. – Manchester United won the match 2-0. (Photo by Lindsey PARNABY / AFP)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he will be judged on style at Manchester United

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has suggested he will be judged on playing style rather than trophies if he is to land the Manchester United manager’s job on a full-time basis.

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June 12: Heavy security presence at MKO Abiola, Gani Fawehinmi Parks in Lagos

Security Operatives on Wednesday manned the Chief MKO Abiola and Gani Fawehinmi `Freedom State’ Parks in Ojota, in Lagos to forestall a breakdown of law and order during events to mark the maiden edition of the June 12 Democracy Day celebration in the state.
Bello Matawalle | Bello Matawallen-Maradun

Banditry: Governor Matawalle meets Miyetti Allah

Governor Bello Muhammad Matawalle of Zamfara state has disclosed that end to banditry will no longer be lips talk but by action based on the outcome of his meeting with leaders of the Fulani and their famous association Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association.
The Senator representing Niger south Senatorial District of Niger State, Senator Muhammed Bima Enagi, has promised to embark on programmes that will reduce unemployment and poverty among youths and women in the state.

Senator Enagi: Reducing unemployment is my priority

The Senator representing Niger south Senatorial District of Niger State, Senator Muhammed Bima Enagi, has promised to embark on programmes that will reduce unemployment and poverty among youths and women in the state.

President Buhari renames Abuja national stadium after MKO Abiola

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday renamed the Abuja National Stadium after the late self-acclaimed President, Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola (GCFR).

APC governors to work with NASS leadership to deepen democracy

Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress under the auspices of the Progressive Governors Forum has promised to work in synergy with the leadership of the National Assembly to deepen democracy and provide democratic dividends to Nigerians.