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Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo celebrated his goalscoring feat in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with his teammates ahead of their friendly game against Egypt.

Why Odion Ighalo quit Super Eagles after Afcon

Constant abuse and undue criticism of Odion Ighalo and his family members forced the Shanghai Shenhua forward to retire from international football, the player has reiterated.
Odion Jude Ighalo of Nigeria celebrates goal during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Finals, 3rd and 4th place match between Tunisia and Nigeria at Al Salam Stadium, Cairo, Egypt on 17 July 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu-BackpagePix

Odion Ighalo joins Mikel Obi, quits international football

Mikel announced his decision to stop playing for the Super Eagles via a message on instagram on Thursday afternoon, and Ighalo has followed in the former skipper’s footsteps in a move that will shock handler of the side, Gernot Rohr.
Shanghai Shenhua forward, Odion Ighalo was the hero for Super Eagles as they began their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign with a 1-0 win against debutants Burundi at the weekend.

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo ends Afcon with hamstring

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo ends the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in frustration after picking up a hamstring during the third place match against Tunisia despite scoring the winning goal.
Kurt Zouma

Everton eye permanent Kurt Zouma deal with Chelsea set to demand £30 million

Everton are keen to secure a permanent deal to sign Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma following his successful loan spell at Goodison Park last summer.
Chelsea’s new signing Argentinian striker Gonzalo Higuain is introduced to the crowd ahead of the English League Cup semi-final second-leg football match between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge in London on January 24, 2019. (Photo by Glyn KIRK / AFP) /

Chelsea confirm Gonzalo Higuain return to Juventus

Chelsea have confirmed Gonzalo Higuain has left the club, with the Europa League winners opting not to extend his loan from Juventus or pursue a permanent deal.
Heurelho Gomes

Heurelho Gomes reverses retirement with one-year Watford deal

Watford have announced veteran goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes has signed a one-year deal with the club.
Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, has identified goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, as the player that impressed him in Super Eagles’ 1-0 win over Burundi at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, on Saturday.

Gernot Rohr: Odion Ighalo will start for Super Eagles against Guinea

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has confirmed that Odion Ighalo will start for the team in today’s (Wednesday ) Group B clash against Guinea at the Alexandria Stadium.
Vincent Kompany has targeted silverware in his first season with Anderlecht, but acknowledged he has everything to prove as he embarks on his first coaching job.

Vincent Kompany: I have everything to prove at Anderlecht

Vincent Kompany has targeted silverware in his first season with Anderlecht, but acknowledged he has "everything to prove" as he embarks on his first coaching job.
Shanghai Shenhua forward, Odion Ighalo was the hero for Super Eagles as they began their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign with a 1-0 win against debutants Burundi at the weekend.

Afcon: Odion Ighalo did his job against Burundi – George Finidi

Shanghai Shenhua forward Odion Ighalo was the hero for Super Eagles as they began their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) campaign with a 1-0 win against debutants Burundi at the weekend.
England defender Kyle Walker has signed a two-year contract extension to keep him with Manchester City until 2024.

Kyle Walker pens two-year Manchester City extension to 2024

England defender Kyle Walker has signed a two-year contract extension to keep him with Manchester City until 2024.
Chelsea hero Ruud Gullit has reacted to Frank Lampard appointment as the club manager

Chelsea hero Ruud Gullit reacts to Frank Lampard appointment

Chelsea hero Ruud Gullit has reacted to Frank Lampard appointment as the club manager.
Richarlison

Richarlison woos Brazil teammate David Neres to join Everton

Everton forward Richarlison de Andrade wants Brazil team-mate and Ajax winger David Neres to join him at Everton.

Chelsea meet Frank Lampard over Stamford Bridge job

Chelsea have met with Frank Lampard to discuss the manager’s role at Stamford Bridge as Juventus prepare to announce the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as their new coach.
Anthony Joshua is wasting no time when it comes to getting back into the swing of a full training regime, after his recent activation of the rematch clause to meet Andy Ruiz Jr in the ring once again.

Anthony Joshua returns to the ring after triggering Andy Ruiz Jr rematch clause

Anthony Joshua is wasting no time when it comes to getting back into the swing of a full training regime, after his recent activation of the rematch clause to meet Andy Ruiz Jr in the ring once again.
Argentina's Lionel Messi, left, in action against Nicaragua in San Juan, Argentina, on Friday. Agustin Marcarian - Reuters

Copa America: Lionel Messi scores twice as Argentina routs Nicaragua 5-1

Lionel Messi scored a first-half double as Argentina warmed up for the Copa America with a comprehensive 5-1 win over Nicaragua on Friday in San Juan.
Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo celebrated his goalscoring feat in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with his teammates ahead of their friendly game against Egypt.

Odion Ighalo: I’m fit and ready for AFCON

Odion Ighalo has stated that he is fully fit to represent Nigeria in the forthcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Egypt.
Frank Lampard was appointed manager at Derby County in May.

Frank Lampard leading candidate to replace Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea

Chelsea are in talks with several candidates but Frank Lampard remains the leading contender to replace Maurizio Sarri, according to a report.
Sergio Aguero says Manchester City’s victory over Liverpool in January proved to be the turning point in this season’s Premier League title race.

Sergio Aguero still planning Independiente return after Argentina recall

Sergio Aguero has confirmed he still plans to return to boyhood club Independiente before retiring as he prepares to make his Argentina comeback at the Copa America.

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