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Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun made his first start for Wigan Athletic in their 2-2 away draw against Cardiff City in Saturday’s Championship game.

Wigan boss hails Leon Balogun for impressive showing at Cardiff

Wigan Athletic manager Paul Cook has heaped plaudits on Leon Balogun following the towering centre-back impressive performance in the Latics 2-2 away draw at Cardiff City on Saturday.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun made his first start for Wigan Athletic in their 2-2 away draw against Cardiff City in Saturday’s Championship game.

Leon Balogun happy with Wigan performance in away draw at Cardiff

Wigan Athletic defender Leon Balogun hailed the performance of the side in Saturday’s 2-2 away draw against Cardiff City.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun made his first start for Wigan Athletic in their 2-2 away draw against Cardiff City in Saturday’s Championship game.

Super Eagles defender makes first start for Wigan in draw vs Cardiff

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun made his first start for Wigan Athletic in their 2-2 away draw against Cardiff City in Saturday’s Championship game.
Nigerian defender Leon Balogun made his debut for Wigan Athletic in their championship game against Middlesbrough on Tuesday night.

Leon Balogun makes boring start with Wigan against Boro

Nigerian international joined the Latics on a six month loan deal from premier league side Brighton and Hove Albion back in January, but couldn’t make any appearance in the clubs last two games.
Getafe Sporting Director, Angel Martin Gonzalez, has explained the reason the Laliga side signed Nigeria international Oghenekaro Etebo on loan from English Championship side Stoke City for the rest of the 2019-2020 season.

AFCONQ: Gernot Rohr may drop Paul Onuachu, Peter Etebo

Ahead of next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone, Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr may drop Europe-based duo Paul Onuachu and Oghenekaro Etebo from his squad for the double-header.
Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho netted the only goal of the game to put Leicester through to the fiifth round of the FA Cup after a 1-0 win on Saturday, January 25, at Brentford.

Kelechi Iheanacho revels in Brentford win

Kelechi Iheanacho labelled Leicester City’s FA Cup win a “great work” after scoring the only goal in Saturday’s 1-0 defeat of Brentford.
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 joins Inter Milan from Chelsea

Former Nigeria forward Victor Moses has joined Inter Milan from Chelsea after completing a loan spell at Fenerbahçe.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has sanctioned the move to offer starlet Reece James a new deal at the Stamford Bridge.

Frank Lampard sanctions new deal for Chelsea defender

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has sanctioned the move to offer starlet Reece James a new deal at the Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea is in an advanced stage of negotiation to seal a deal for young starlet Reece James after the defender breakthrough into the first team under Frank Lampard.

Chelsea in advance talks to extend a deal for young starlet

Chelsea is in an advanced stage of negotiation to seal a deal for young starlet Reece James after the defender breakthrough into the first team under Frank Lampard.
Aston Villa and Brighton suffered embarrassing exits as the Premier League clubs paid the price for making a raft of team changes.

Aston Villa, Brighton in embarrassing FA Cup exits

Aston Villa and Brighton suffered embarrassing exits as the Premier League clubs paid the price for making a raft of team changes.
Former Nigeria winger Victor Moses returned to action for Fenerbahce on Saturday in their Turkish Super Lig clash against Konyaspor.

Former Eagles star return from injury lay off to feature in Fenerbahce’s win over...

Former Nigeria winger Victor Moses returned to action for Fenerbahce on Saturday in their Turkish Super Lig clash against Konyaspor.

Jamie Carragher apologises to Patrice Evra over Liverpool wearing Luis Suarez support t-shirts

Jamie Carragher has apologised to Patrice Evra over the t-shirts Liverpool wore in support of teammate Luis Suarez after the Uruguayan racially abused the former Manchester United defender in 2011.

Fenerbahce may terminate Victor Moses’ loan deal

Former Super Eagles winger Victor Moses’ dream of having his loan deal at Fenerbahçe converted to a permanent contract may not see the light of the day after all.
Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi has become Nigeria’s top record signing and costliest player following his dramatic £35m (€37.9m) shock transfer deadline day switch to Everton from Arsenal.

Alex Iwobi now Nigeria’s costliest player ever after £35 million move to Everton

Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi has become Nigeria’s top record signing and costliest player following his dramatic £35m (€37.9m) shock transfer deadline day switch to Everton from Arsenal.
Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.

Former Manchester United skipper Antonio Valencia signs for Liga de Quito

Former Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has returned to his home nation of Ecuador with Liga de Quito, who announced the winger's arrival on Friday.
Chelsea will select a host of youngsters for their ‘Final Whistle on Hate’ friendly against the New England Revolution on Wednesday to freshen up Maurizio Sarri’s tired squad before planning a break ahead of the Europa League final.

Chelsea to give players a break after US friendly ahead of Europa League final

Chelsea will select a host of youngsters for their ‘Final Whistle on Hate’ friendly against the New England Revolution on Wednesday to freshen up Maurizio Sarri’s tired squad before planning a break ahead of the Europa League final.
Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.

Antonio Valencia hints at Manchester United departure after 10-year stint at Old Trafford

Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.
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Andros Townsend: Danny Rose is ‘incredible’ for speaking out against racism

Andros Townsend has hailed Danny Rose's bravery for speaking out against racism, describing him as "incredible".

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Justin Fashanu was on Wednesday inducted into the National Football Museum’s Hall of Fame.

Justin Fashanu deserved Hall of Fame induction – Amal Fashanu

Born of a Nigerian father and a mother from Guyana, Fashanu was Britain’s first £1m black footballer and won the BBC’s Goal of the Season award for his memorable volley against Liverpool in February 1980.

US opposes Nigeria’s plan to hand Abacha loot to Kebbi governor

The United States is opposing plans by Nigeria to give $100 million from loots recovered from former Nigeria military dictator Sani Abacha to Kebbi State governor Atiku Bagudu.
Justice Edward Asante, President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, has underscored need for establishment of legal system to assist Ivoirians approach court for protection of their human right.

ECOWAS Court chief advocates legal system to guarantee Ivoirians of rights protection

Justice Edward Asante, President of the ECOWAS Court of Justice, has underscored need for establishment of legal system to assist Ivoirians approach court for protection of their human right.
An Abuja Area Court, on Wednesday, ordered the Department of State Security to investigate the allegation of forgery of a National Youth Service Corps certificate leveled against the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.

Court orders DSS to probe Bayelsa deputy governor for ‘certificate forgery’

An Abuja Area Court, on Wednesday, ordered the Department of State Security to investigate the allegation of forgery of a National Youth Service Corps certificate leveled against the Deputy Governor of Bayelsa State, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo.
Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane is expected on Friday to be charged with the murder of his estranged wife, who was gunned down two days before his inauguration in 2017, police said Thursday.

Lesotho premier fails to appear in court to face murder charge

The prime minister of Lesotho, Thomas Thabane, on Friday failed to appear in court, where he was expected to face charges of murder, attempted murder and malicious damage to property.