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Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles skipper reveals next destination after Saudi club exit

Former Leicester City and CSKA Moscow forward Ahmed Musa said he is aiming to return to Europe after departing Saudi Professional League club Al Nassr.
Spartak Moscow's summer signing Victor Moses has dedicated his first Russian Premier League goal to End SARS protesters in Nigeria.

Victor Moses dedicates first Russian Premier League goal to #EndSARS protesters

Spartak Moscow's summer signing Victor Moses has dedicated his first Russian Premier League goal to End SARS protesters in Nigeria.
Goals from Nigeria’s Emmanuel Dennis and Charles De Ketelaere scored the goals as Philippe Clement’s men silenced the Russian Premier League title holders at Krestovsky Stadium.

Nigeria star leads Club Brugge past FC Zenit St. Petersburg

Club Brugge began their 2020-21 Champions League campaign with a 2-1 triumph over Zenit St. Petersburg.
Nigeria winger Chidera Ejuke has linked up with Russian club CSKA Moscow on a four-year contract

Chidera Ejuke reacts after joining CSKA Moscow from Heerenveen

Chidera Ejuke has expressed his delight after completing his move to Russian Premier League side CSKA Moscow from Heerenveen.
Super Eagles defender Brian Idowu was red-carded in his club’s 2-1 defeat to FK Akhmat in the Russian Premier League on Saturday.

Super Eagles defender sees red as Khimki suffer third defeat in four matches

Super Eagles defender Brian Idowu was red-carded in his club’s 2-1 defeat to FK Akhmat in the Russian Premier League on Saturday.
Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles skipper announces birth of baby

Al-Nassr winger and Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has announced the birth of a baby boy to his family.

Super Eagles star joins Russian club on a permanent deal

Super Eagles star Sylvester Igboun has joined Russian club Dynamo Moscow on a two-year permanent deal.
Dejan Lovren thinks Liverpool’s squad unity and experience sees them well set to fight for silverware again this season after lifting the Champions League last campaign.

Dejan Lovren departs Liverpool for Zenit St. Petersburg

Croatian defender Dejan Lovren has left Premier League champions Liverpool for Russian club Zenit St. Petersburg.

Ahmed Musa: I started my football career as a goalkeeper

Former Leicester City forward and Nigeria captain, Ahmed Musa has opened up on his journey to stardom and the difficulties he faced.
China announced Thursday the suspension of all domestic football and postponed indefinitely the top-flight Chinese Super League (CSL) season in response to the deadly viral outbreak sweeping the country.

Coronavirus: Russia postpones all football until April 10

All professional football in Russia has been postponed until April 10 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Nigerian forward Slyvester Igbonu will be looking to make his debut for FC Dynamo Moscow, at home against his parent club, FC Ufa – a matchday-9 clash of the Russian Premier League today (Monday) at the VTB Arena in Moscow.

Slyvester Igbonu set for FC Dynamo Moscow debut against parent club FC Ufa

Nigerian forward Slyvester Igbonu will be looking to make his debut for FC Dynamo Moscow, at home against his parent club, FC Ufa – a matchday-9 clash of the Russian Premier League today (Monday) at the VTB Arena in Moscow.
Taiwo Awoniyi

CSKA set to meet Liverpool’s £15 million price tag for Nigeria U23 forward

CSKA Moscow ready to meet Liverpool's £15 million asking prices on Nigerian U23 forward Taiwo Awoniyi after another successful loan spell at Belgian side Royal Excel Mouscron.
Aleksandr Kokorin

Jailed Russia international to receive league medal

Jailed Russia international Aleksandr Kokorin is set to receive his first league winners’ medal after his team Zenit St Petersburg won the domestic title, the club’s president says.
Fegor Ogude was sent off in Yenisey Krasnoyarsk’s 1-1 stalemate with Rubin Kazan in Saturday’s Russian Premier League game.

Fegor Ogude sent off as Yenisey hold Rubin Kazan

Fegor Ogude was sent off in Yenisey Krasnoyarsk’s 1-1 stalemate with Rubin Kazan in Saturday’s Russian Premier League game.
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.
Russian footballers Aleksandr Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev are being investigated following a reported attack on a trade ministry official in Moscow on Monday.

Russian players held in jail on hooliganism charges

Zenit St Petersburg striker Aleksandr Kokorin and Krasnodar midfielder Pavel Mamaev will be detained in jail until 8th December while they await a ruling over charges of "hooliganism".

Chelsea legend John Terry set to join Spartak Moscow

Former Chelsea captain John Terry is set to join Spartak Moscow following his departure from Aston Villa, according to reports.
Quincy Promes

Russian league’s top scorer Quincy Promes joins Sevilla

Spartak Moscow’s Dutch international attacking midfielder Quincy Promes, the Russian Premier League’s top scorer last season, has signed a five-year deal with Spanish high-flyers Sevilla, the club announced Friday.

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UN lauds Nigeria for implementing programmes on women

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