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Zlatan Ibrahimovic brace helps LA Galaxy defeat Real Salt Lake

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a pair of second-half goals to power a 3-0 victory for the LA Galaxy over Real Salt Lake on Saturday night.

Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal’s 10 French Open triumphs

Rafael Nadal goes for an 11th French Open title on Sunday when he faces Dominic Thiem in the final.

Swede Malcolm Kokocinski wins maiden Asia Tour title in Dhaka

Sweden's Malcolm Kokocinski secured his maiden Asian Tour title when he fired six-under-par 65 in the final round to win the AB Bank Bangladesh Open by three shots in Dhaka on Saturday.

LA Galaxy fault VAR after loss to New York Red Bulls

In the wake of its 3-2 defeat to the New York Red Bulls, the LA Galaxy ripped the officiating as well as MLS's use of Video Assistant Referee.

France spanking wake-up call – Falcons coach

Super Falcons coach Thomas Dennerby has said the 8-0 loss to France was a wake-up call for his team and he also assured the African champions will not underrate Gambia when they clash in an AFCON qualifier in June.

Ibra-mania as Zlatan’s double seals Galaxy fightback

Zlatan Ibrahimovic announced his arrival in Major League Soccer with two goals on his debut including an injury-time winner as the Los Angeles Galaxy fought back from three goals down to beat Los Angeles FC 4-3 on Saturday.

Jose Mourinho rules out signing a striker to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Jose Mourinho has ruled out Manchester United signing a striker in the next transfer window despite the departure of Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic a huge loss European football

Jose Mourinho has wished an emotional farewell to Zlatan Ibrahimovic, saying European football has lost a "huge player" following his move to LA Galaxy.

Super Falcons get €40,000 for France friendly

Nigeria female national team, Super Falcons, have received 40,000 Euros from the France FA to cushion their expenses for an April 6 friendly in Le Mans.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic signs for Los Angeles Galaxy

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has signed for the Los Angeles Galaxy and could make his debut for the Major League Soccer side this month, Sports Illustrated reported Thursday.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: A move to MLS ‘tempting’

Zlatan Ibrahimovic says a move to MLS is "tempting" as he heads towards a probable departure from Manchester United.

Mysterious deaths raise fears of insecurity in Uganda

Mysterious deaths of foreigners and locals are stoking fears in Uganda about crime amid an ongoing feud among the country's security agencies, and now the president is weighing in.

I’m still adapting to extra Manchester United pressure – Victor Lindelof

Victor Lindelof admits he is still coming to terms with the extra pressure of playing for Manchester United.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is not a threat to Romelu Lukaku – Gary Neville

Gary Neville has backed Romelu Lukaku to bounce back to goalscoring form for Manchester United, and does not believe that the Belgium striker is under pressure from the returning Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will help us chase Manchester City – Romelu Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku believes the return of Zlatan Ibrahimovic will help Manchester United's quest to catch Manchester City.

Mass trial of Turkey alleged coup ringleaders resumes

A mass trial resumed in Turkey on Monday of more than 220 suspects, including former generals, accused of being among the ringleaders of last year's coup bid to unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Turkey rights activists on trial over ‘terror’ links

Turkish authorities have put 11 human rights activists on trial, including the director of Amnesty International in Turkey, Taner Kilic.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic can play for ’another five or six years’ – Mino Raiola

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is stronger now than ever and can play for “another five or six years”, according to his agent Mino Raiola.

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President Buhari pledges to restore devastated communities in North-East

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in the country that his administration will leave no stone unturned in restoring their devastated communities for their immediate and safe return.
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Ante Rebic: Argentina were so bad I didn’t want Lionel Messi’s jersey

Ante Rebic was so disappointed in Argentina's performance and conduct in Croatia's 3-0 win over them that he decided not to ask Lionel Messi to swap jerseys.

UN: Rule of law ‘virtually absent’ in Venezuela

Security forces in Venezuela have carried out hundreds of unjustified killings without any apparent consequences, the United Nations has said in a new report, drawing a rejection from government officials in Caracas.
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Gernot Rohr: Shake up in Super Eagles paid dividends

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr, has claimed that tactical shake-up paid dividends as they beat Iceland 2-0 in Volgograd, Russia on Friday.

APC rules out crisis in national convention

The Sub-Committee on Monitoring, Coordination and Compliance of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Convention Committee, has allayed fears that the convention, scheduled holding on Saturday, would be marred by crisis.