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Danny Rose blames Jose Mourinho for Tottenham exit

Danny Rose said he had to leave Tottenham Hotspur after Jose Mourinho shunned him from his first-team plans.
Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring Liverpool’s second goal with Jordan Henderson and Roberto Firmino. John Powell-Liverpool FC via Getty Images

Alan Shearer: Jordan Henderson deserves Premier League Player of the Year award

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson is the leading candidate to win the Premier League Player of the Year award, according to former England star Alan Shearer.

Ivorian legend Didier Drogba to play in Australian bushfire charity game

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba will team up with the likes of former Manchester United duo Dwight Yorke and Ji-sung Park in a charity match in Australia to raise money following the fires which have left more than 30 dead and thousands of homes destroyed since September.
Michael Etuhu, elder brother of former Super Eagles defensive midfielder Dickson Etuhu, has been handed a 10 year jail term for allegedly masterminding kidnapping and torture for ransom.

Dickson Etuhu’s brother bags 10-year jail term

Michael Etuhu, elder brother of former Super Eagles defensive midfielder Dickson Etuhu, has been handed a 10 year jail term for allegedly masterminding kidnapping and torture for ransom.
Former Nigeria international Mutiu Adepoju has stated that invitation of players to the national team should be kept open as long as Nigerian players continue to shine at club level. Adepoju speaking in a chat with newsmen after Nigeria and Bordeaux player Josh Maja got a hattrick of goals in Bordeaux’s 6-0 thrashing of Nimes in Tuesdays night’s Ligue un clash.

Everton considering a move for Super Eagles star

Alex Iwobi’s Everton considering a move for Super Eagles striker Josh Maja in the January transfer window.
Victor Wanyama’s screamer against Liverpool at Anfield has been shortlisted for the Goal of the Decade by Tottenham Hotspur.

Victor Wanyama’s screamer against Liverpool nominated for Tottenham Hotspur Goal of the Decade

Victor Wanyama’s screamer against Liverpool at Anfield has been shortlisted for the Goal of the Decade by Tottenham Hotspur.
Sunderland AFC owner Stewart Donald has decided to sell the club

Stewart Donald set to sell Sunderland amid supporter protest campaign

Sunderland finally broke a nine-match winless run dating back to 2 November over the weekend, but that has not distracted the Black Cats supporters from voicing their dismay at owner Stewart Donald.
Manuel Pellegrini will be hoping his bubble has not burst already in east London

West Ham sack manager Manuel Pellegrini

West Ham have sacked manager Manuel Pellegrini after a 2-1 home defeat by Leicester City – their ninth loss in the past 12 games.
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Oghenekaro Etebo wants Stoke City exit in January transfer window

Stoke City believe that their Nigerian midfielder Oghenekaro Peter Etebo is now keen to make a move in the January transfer window.
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says he wants to persuade Bordeaux’s English-born forward Josh Maja to play for international football for Nigeria.

Chelsea consider January move for Nigerian forward

Struggling Chelsea are contemplating a January move for Bordeaux and Nigerian forward Josh Maja to offer competition to Tammy Abraham.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Gernot Rohr reveals how Samuel Kalu help Josh Maja to settle at Bordeaux

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has praised winger Samuel Kalu for his role in easing young forward Josh Maja into the Girondis Bordeaux squad.
Squirrels of Benin captain Stephane Sessegnon has rued the team’s 2-1 loss to Nigeria in their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match in Uyo on Wednesday,

AFCONQ: Benin captain rues defeat to Super Eagles in Uyo

Squirrels of Benin captain Stephane Sessegnon has rued the team’s 2-1 loss to Nigeria in their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match in Uyo on Wednesday.
Darren Bent says he was upset after Sunderland acquired Asamoah Gyan in 2010.

Darren Bent: Asamoah Gyan’s arrival at Sunderland upset me

The Ghana international was a record signing from Rennes and went on to score 11 goals and provide five assists in 37 competitive appearances for the club.
Jordan Henderson came close to leaving Liverpool for Fulham in the summer of 2012 and admits that “tough moment” in his career helped to turn him into a Champions League-winning captain.

Jordan Henderson: Almost leaving Liverpool helped me become Champions League-winning captain

Jordan Henderson came close to leaving Liverpool for Fulham in the summer of 2012 and admits that “tough moment” in his career helped to turn him into a Champions League-winning captain.
Manchester City’s Argentinian defender Nicolas Otamendi (C) celebrates scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup fourth round football match between Manchester City and Southampton at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north-west England, on October 29, 2019. (Photo by Lindsey Parnaby / AFP) /

Manchester City stroll into League Cup quarters, Everton ease pressure on Bernardo Silva

Manchester City cruised into the League Cup quarter-finals as Sergio Aguero’s double added to struggling Southampton’s misery in a 3-1 win on Tuesday.
Chelsea’s Spanish defender Marcos Alonso (R) shoots to score the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Newcastle at Stamford Bridge in London on October 19, 2019. Oliver GREENWOOD - AFP

Marcos Alonso silences Newcastle taunts as Chelsea climb to third

Chelsea climbed to third in the Premier League as Marcos Alonso clinched a 1-0 win that silenced the Newcastle fans who jeered the Spanish defender at Stamford Bridge.
Jurgen Klopp has denied his Liverpool future will be determined by the English weather, saying his agent was just making a joke.

Liverpool face being thrown out of Carabao Cup as EFL opens investigation

Liverpool face being disqualified from the Carabao Cup as the EFL has opened an investigation into the eligibility of one of the players they fielded against MK Dons on Wednesday.
A member of Manchester United's backroom team has been taken to hospital after falling ill, the club have confirmed.

EFL: Manchester United to face Chelsea, Liverpool get Arsenal

Some tasty ties have been lined in the Carabao Cup fourth round following the conclusion of the draws on Thursday night.

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Actor Jackie Chan reassured his fans this week that he was safe and not under quarantine amid concerns over the coronavirus.

Coronavirus: I’m not in quarantine – Jackie Chan

Popular actor and producer, Jackie Chan, has said he is safe and healthly despite spread of Coronavirus in China.
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed announces a failed coup as he addresses the public on television, June 23, 2019. The failed coup in the Amhara region was led by a high-ranking military official and others within the country’s military, he said.

Ethiopia’s Ahmad Abiy faces outcry over crackdown on rebels

Desta Garuma, a 27-year-old rickshaw driver, never showed much interest in politics, so his family has no idea how soldiers concluded he was involved in a rebel movement active in Ethiopia’s Oromia region.
A Turkey-backed Syrian fighter fires a truck-mounted gun towards the town of Saraqeb on Wednesday [Omar Haj Kadour-AFP]

33 Turkish soldiers killed in Syrian air raid in Idlib

At least 33 Turkish soldiers were killed in an air strike by Syrian government forces in northwestern Idlib province as Turkey vowed "to respond in kind" with attacks on "all" their positions.
The UN Security Council will hold a first informal meeting on Cameroon this month to discuss a worsening humanitarian crisis that has left three million people struggling for food.

Countries criticise Russia, Syria at UN over killing of Turkish soldiers

Russia and Syria on Friday came under strong criticisms from western countries in the UN Security Council over the killing of 33 Turkish soldiers in Syria on Thursday.
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Coronavirus: Oyo expresses high level of preparedness

Oyo State Commissioner for Health, Dr Bashir Bello, has disclosed that the state government is on a high level of preparedness for any possible outbreak of coronavirus in the state.