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Former Super Eagles captain Joseph Yobo believes Kenneth Omeruo has the experience and quality to lead the country to glory at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Chelsea accept CD Leganes €4.5 million bid for Kenneth Omeruo permanent transfer

Omeruo, newsmen scooped, will sign a five-year contract with the LaLiga club after Chelsea agreed to lower their asking price for the centre-back.
Former Super Eagles captain Joseph Yobo believes Kenneth Omeruo has the experience and quality to lead the country to glory at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Leganes step up bid for Kenneth Omeruo permanent transfer from Chelsea

Spanish LaLiga side Leganes have stepped up their bid for Nigeria defender, Kenneth Omeruo, with the hope of landing him on a permanent deal from Premier League club, Chelsea this summer.
Former Super Eagles skipper John Obi Mikel has begun training with his new Turkish Super Lig club, Trabzonspor following the successful completion of his medical.

Mikel Obi out of Trabzonspor’s Europa League tie

Mikel Obi will play no part in Trabzonspor’s Europa League third-round first leg qualifying clash away at Sparta Prague on Thursday.
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Ogenyi Onazi hopeful to comeback stronger tor Trabzonspor next season

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi is determined to come back stronger from injury-induced setback for his Turkish club Trabzonspor next season and help them fight for the league title.
Henry Onyekuru the hero as Galatasaray secure Super Lig title

Bayern Munich lead race to sign Henry Onyekuru

German champions Bayern Munich have joined the race to sign Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru this summer.
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Victor Moses hails Fenerbahce massive fightback against Besiktas

Fenerbahce loanee winger Victor Moses has hailed his team’s fightback from three goals down to earn a share of the spoils away from home in Monday’s Turkish Super Lig clash with Besiktas.
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Super Eagles’ Ogenyi Onazi set for early injury return

Onazi, 26, ruptured his Achilles tendon while in action for Trabzonspor in a Turkish League game against Rizespor in December 2018 and has since undergone surgery.
Former Nigeria international, Victor Moses was on for 24 minutes in his maiden appearance for Fenerbahce who defeated Yeni Malatyaspor 3-2 in the Turkish Super League on Monday night.

Victor Moses poised for first league start for Fenerbahce against Konyaspor

Nigerian winger Victor Moses is poised to make his first Turkish Super League start for Fenerbahce on Saturday when the Yellow Canaries take on Konyaspor at the Sukru Saracoglu Stadium.
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Senegal’s Demba Ba returns to Turkey with Istanbul Basaksehir

Senegal's former Chelsea striker Demba Ba has returned to play in Turkey this time with Istanbul Basaksehir.
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Chelsea’s Kenneth Omeruo reveals interest from Spanish La Liga clubs

Kenneth Omeruo has revealed that Spanish La Liga clubs Leganes and Real Valladolid are in the race to sign him and this transfer could be completed within this week.
Henry Onyekuru celebrates another goal for Galatasaray

Henry Onyekuru unused sub as Galatasaray lose Turkish Super Cup

Everton loanee Henry Onyekuru could only watch from the bench as champions Galatasaray lost the Turkish league season opener, the Super Cup, to Akhisar Belediyespor.

Ogenyi Onazi to rejoin Trabzonspor from World Cup break July 13

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi will rejoin his Turkish team, Trabzonspor on July 13 for pre-season amid talks of a possible exit this summer.
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Fenerbahce name Dutch legend Phillip Cocu as new coach

Istanbul giants Fenerbahce on Friday named former Netherlands and Barcelona midfielder Phillip Cocu as their manager, as they seek to again have an impact on Turkish and European football.

Arda Turan joins Turkey’s Basaksehir

Turkish international midfielder Arda Turan said Monday he could not wait to return to first-team football with Basaksehir in Istanbul after a stint at Barcelona largely spent on the sidelines.

Togo’s Adebayor extends contract in Turkey

Togo striker Emmanuel Adebayor has extended his contract with Turkish club for another three years.

Liverpool, Napoli get tough Champions League draws

Liverpool must come through a tough two-legged play-off tie against Hoffenheim if they are to return to the group stage of the Champions League after a three-year absence, following Friday’s draw.

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AFCONQ: Super Eagles to hit Maseru by chartered flight

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World Cup winner Marcello Lippi resigns from China managerial role

Former World Cup and Champions League-winning coach Marcello Lippi has announced his resignation as manager of the Chinese national team after a World Cup qualifying defeat to Syria.