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Andreas Christensen attempts to challenge Jack Grealish. (Photo by Darren Walsh-Chelsea FC via Getty Images)

Aston Villa coach John Terry unimpressed by Andreas Christensen’s antics

The Blues had taken the lead through Olivier Giroud before Aston Villa - where John Terry now works as assistant manager - equalised through Anwar El Ghazi in the second-half.
Mason Mount and Declan Rice played five-a-side in London on Sunday. Joe Toth-BPI-Shutterstock

West Ham captain urging Declan Rice to ignore Chelsea, Manchester United interest

"He's still learning his trade, he'll get much better with experience. I'm hoping it's here [at West Ham] but in this game you never know," Noble told talkSPORT.
Former Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng believes the white community is not doing enough to kick racism out of football.

Kevin-Prince Boateng makes passionate plea to white community

Former Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng believes the white community is not doing enough to kick racism out of football.
Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has hit out at Dele Alli, accusing the midfielder of creating “problems for his own team” in his side's 3-1 win over Stoke in the Carabao Cup.

PSG must sell to sign Dele Alli for Mauricio Pochettino

Paris Saint Germain must sell if they’re to satisfy Mauricio Pochettino’s wish to take Dele Alli off Tottenham’s hands.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun returned from injury to help Glasgow Rangers to hard fought 1- 0 win over Hibernian, in Scottish premier league match.

Leon Balogun returns to help Rangers to their 16th clean sheet of the season

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun returned from injury to help Glasgow Rangers to hard fought 1- 0 win over Hibernian, in Scottish premier league match.
David Okereke made an immediate impact as he scored after just coming on, in 10-man Club Brugge’s comfortable 3-0 home win against Eupen in Saturday’s Belgian Jupiler.

David Okereke on target in 10-man Club Brugge’s home win

David Okereke made an immediate impact as he scored after just coming on, in 10-man Club Brugge’s comfortable 3-0 home win against Eupen in Saturday’s Belgian Jupiler.
Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi is in contention for Everton’s Player and Young Player of the Season awards.

Alex Iwobi: Arsenal playing with fear at the moment

Another former Arsenal player Theo Walcott said he felt Mikel Arteta’s side are playing with fear and Iwobi, another one of the Toffees’ former Gunners, says he can see his teammate’s point of view.
Real Madrid knew their recent trophy drought would not last and that they would keep winning without Cristiano Ronaldo, says Luka Modric.

Jose Mourinho plans to boost Spurs with Luka Modric

“Although I think José Mourinho is going to have it very complicated, he has called a Real Madrid player,” Inda began. “He has called Luka Modric and asked him if he would like to return to the team in which he triumphed before going to Real Madrid.”
Dries Mertens has reportedly joined Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen in Antwerp to recover from a sprained ankle and hopes to recover in time to face Juventus in the Italian Supercup on January 20.

Dries Mertens joins Victor Osimhen in Antwerp for further therapies

Dries Mertens has reportedly joined Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen in Antwerp to recover from a sprained ankle and hopes to recover in time to face Juventus in the Italian Supercup on January 20.
Cristiano Ronaldo missed a penalty as Juventus were held to a 1-1 draw, their sixth of the season, by Atalanta at the Allianz Stadium.

Cristiano Ronaldo misses penalty as Juventus draw with Atalanta

Andrea Pirlo would’ve been seething with Àlvaro Morata when the Spainard spurned a golden opportunity to give Juve the lead. The former Chelsea striker attempted to back-heel the ball into an empty net, forcing it wide when a simple tap-in would’ve sufficed.
Southampton attacker Theo Walcott has hailed the free-kick taking ability of skipper James Ward-Prowse.

Theo Walcott: James Ward-Prowse better than David Beckham

Ward-Prowse has already scored three free-kicks this season, two behind Beckham's season record of five, and has become a huge threat from dead-ball situations outside the opposition area.
Having coached Liverpool in his illustrious career, Brendan Rodgers believes Wilfred Ndidi could become his Leicester City version of Steven Gerrard.

Wilfred Ndidi celebrates Leicester’s win, clean sheet vs Brighton

Wilfred Ndidi has expressed his delight after helping Leicester City claim all three points and also kept a clean sheet in their home win against Brighton on Sunday.
Fulham have congratulated Ola Aina for emerging winner of the Premier League November Goal of the Month award.

William Troost-Ekong, Leon Balogun celebrate Ola Aina’s Premier League Goal of the Month award

The duo of Leon Balogun and William Troost-Ekong congratulated teammate, Ola Aina for winning the premier league goal of the award.
Antoine Griezmann was limited to a brief cameo on Tuesday as Barcelona and Atlético Madrid battled to a 2-2 draw in a match that could prove vital to the LaLiga title race.

Barcelona’s Antoine Griezmann dumps Huawei over ‘Uighur surveillance’

Barcelona’s World Cup-winning footballer Antoine Griezmann said Thursday he was ending a commercial deal with Huawei over reports the Chinese telecoms giant was involved in the surveillance of Uighur Muslims.
Real Madrid's record signing Eden Hazard has had a hard time in Spain ever since he moved from Chelsea for £89 million in 2019.

Thomas Vermaelen: Real Madrid will see the best of Eden Hazard soon

The Belgium international has been blighted by ankle and leg problems since joining the Spanish giants from Chelsea nearly 18 months ago. Last season he started just 14 games in La Liga, playing a minor role as Madrid won the title in his first campaign at the club.

Emmanuel Amuneke: I’m good enough to be Super Eagles head coach

A Winner of the African Cup of Nations in 1994 and Olympic Games Soccer gold in 1996, Amuneke had previously rejected NFF’s Technical Director job which is now held by his former Super Eagles teammate, Austin Eguavoen
Inter Milan are counting on prolific striker Romelu Lukaku to power the former three-time winners into the Champions League last 16 on Wednesday in a must-win clash against Shakhtar Donetsk.

Inter Milan bank on Romelu Lukaku for Champions League survival

Inter Milan are counting on prolific striker Romelu Lukaku to power the former three-time winners into the Champions League last 16 on Wednesday in a must-win clash against Shakhtar Donetsk.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Men’s World Cup served off its first spins on Friday, November 13 and there was a shocking loss for Nigeria’s best table tennis player, Quadri Aruna, who was beaten by Slovenian Darko Jorgic.

Aruna Quadri lifts TTC to eighth spot in Bundesliga

Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri single-handedly ensured that TTC RhönSprudel Fulda-Maberzell moved to eighth place in the Table Tennis Bundesliga (TTBL) after their first away win of the season.
Club Brugge of Belgium Striker, David Okereke has hailed the resilience of his teammates after they came back from a goal down to secure a draw against Standard Liege and consequently restored their three points advantage at the top of the Jupiler League.

David Okereke savours match winning strike for Club Brugge

David Okereke is ready to give his all for Belgian side Club Brugge after netting the winning goal in the 1-0 victory against Sint-Truiden on Saturday.
West Brom goalkeeper Sam Johnstone is urging former Manchester United teammate Dean Henderson to leave Old Trafford.

West Brom keeper urges Dean Henderson to leave Old Trafford

West Brom goalkeeper Sam Johnstone is urging former Manchester United teammate Dean Henderson to leave Old Trafford.
English side, Leicester City, have demanded €55m from French team, Paris Saint-Germain to secure the services of Nigeria’s midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi.

Wilfred Ndidi ‘happy to be back’ after long injury spell

Nigerian midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has expressed his excitement to be back to full fitness after spending eight weeks on sideline.
Neymar is set to return from injury for Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1 on Friday with a view to facing RB Leipzig in a crucial Champions League match next week, the club said.

Neymar: I want to play with Lionel Messi again

Neymar scored twice to help PSG to a 3-1 win over Man United at Old Trafford, a result that puts them in a strong position to reach the Champions League round of 16.

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If Zinedine Zidane and his charges make it to the final of the competition, they will land 15 million euros, with the winner of that game taking home a further 19 million euros.

Zinedine Zidane denies reports that he is leaving Real Madrid

“How can I tell my players that I’m leaving the club at this stage of the season? We’re playing for our lives in this league and I’m going to say I’m leaving? You can say anything you want to say. I will never say that to my players. How can I say that. At the end of the season, we will see what will happen. We can’t constantly talk about my future.”

Kaduna in total blackout as workers begin strike

Kaduna State on Sunday was thrown into total blackout ahead of the five-day warning strike directed by the Nigeria Labour Congress to commence from midnight of Sunday in the state.
Kaduna State Governor Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai

ASCAB: Kaduna governor sacked over 60,000 workers in six years

Human rights lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN), and the Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond say Kaduna State Governor, Nasir el-Rufai, has sacked over 60,000 workers since he took office in May 2015.
Manchester United’s board and manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, are in disagreement over the future of Paul Pogba.

Manchester United board in disagreement with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer over Paul Pogba

Manchester United’s board and manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, are in disagreement over the future of Paul Pogba.
President Goodluck Jonathan

Ex-President Jonathan calls for synergy among state governors

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday called for more synergy among the state governors in order to resolve the numerous challenges affecting the country.

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AAC: DSS can’t intimidate Nigerians into forced patriotism

The African Action Congress, AAC, has stated that the Department of State Services, DSS, should now and cannot intimidate Nigerians into “forced patriotism” in a society where social justice is absent.
Nigeria's national electricity grid collapsed on Sunday, the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said in a statement. Power outages in Nigeria, the most populous nation in Africa, are common, but a system collapse is unusual.

Official: TCN restores bulk power to all 330 KVA across grid

The Transmission Company of Nigeria(TCN) says it has restored bulk power to all the 330 Kilo Volt (kV) Transmission Stations across the entire grid by 5.54pm Wednesday.
British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC, has hired Manchester City star Sergio Aguero to host Spanish lessons for children.

Qatar 2022: Sergio Aguero returns to the Argentina national team

Argentina have made official their squad list for the World Cup qualifiers against Chile and Colombia. The list features the usual names, such as Messi and Di Maria, as well as others that will be fighting to establish themselves in the national team.
The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says it arrested 178 illicit drugs offenders in Sokoto State, out of which 29 persons were convicted in 2018.

NDLEA arrests 100 suspected drug traffickers in Edo

The Edo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it has arrested no fewer than 100 suspected drug traffickers with a seizure of 238,168 kilogrammes of illicit drugs.
After yet another humbling defeat in the Champions League for Barcelona, coach Ronald Koeman does not seem too optimistic about his side’s progression into the next round of the competition.

Ronald Koeman feels unfairly treated by Barcelona

As the tension builds for Ronald Koeman and doubts continue to surround his continuity at Barcelona, the media turns their focus back on the Dutchman after much transfer speculation over the last couple of days.