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Leroy Sane has brought a long-running transfer saga come to a close by completing a €60 million (£55m-$67m) move to Bayern Munich, but the opportunity has been taken to thank Manchester City and Pep Guardiola for all that they have done for him.

Leroy Sane sends message to Pep Guardiola, Manchester City after leaving for Bayern Munich

Leroy Sane has brought a long-running transfer saga come to a close by completing a €60 million (£55m/$67m) move to Bayern Munich, but the opportunity has been taken to thank Manchester City and Pep Guardiola for all that they have done for him.
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: Why Leicester City move was very scary for me

Wilfred Ndidi claimed he saw his move to Premier League side Leicester City as an opportunity rather than getting carried away with pressure.
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham has hit back at speculation he’s demanded in excess of £180,000-a-week to sign a new deal at Stamford Bridge.

Tammy Abraham rubbishes reports he asked to be Chelsea’s highest paid player

Tammy Abraham has quashed rumours he is seeking to become Chelsea’s highest-paid player as talks over a new contract continue.
Chelsea took to the social media to celebrate Nigerian-born forward Tammy Abraham after he earned double honours at the London Football Awards, claiming the Premier League Player of Year and Young Player of Year at a star-studded bash in Camden.

Chelsea celebrate Tammy Abraham after claiming prestigious award

Chelsea took to the social media to celebrate Nigerian-born forward Tammy Abraham after he earned double honours at the London Football Awards, claiming the Premier League Player of Year and Young Player of Year at a star-studded bash in Camden.
Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze makes history after becoming the youngest to score at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Gernot Rohr: Samuel Chukwueze is the star of next generation

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, is convinced that Nigeria international, Samuel Chukwueze has the required qualifications to lead Nigeria football into a bright future.
Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze feels fulfilled and excited to play for the Nigeria national team.

Samuel Chukwueze: We won’t underrate Benin

Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze said the Super Eagles cannot afford to toy with the Squirrels of Benin when both sides clash today at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo on Match Day 1 towards the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Cameroon.
Nigerian-born players, Eberechi Eze and Bright Osayi-Samuel were on target for QPR in their 4-2 hammering of Blackburn Rovers at the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium.

Eberechi Eze, Bright Osayi-Samuel score in 6-goal thriller Championship match

Nigerian-born players Eberechi Eze and Bright Osayi-Samuel were on target for QPR in their 4-2 hammering of Blackburn Rovers at the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium.
Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze feels fulfilled and excited to play for the Nigeria national team.

Samuel Chukwueze: It is a dream to play for Super Eagles

Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze feels fulfilled and excited to play for the Nigeria national team.
Man-of-the-match in Nigeria’s quarterfinals encounter with South Africa Samuel Chukwueze has expressed his excitement for scoring his first goal for Nigeria at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports signs Samuel Chukwueze

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports agency have confirmed that they have added Nigerian youngster, Samuel Chukwueze, to their roster after agreeing on terms with the player’s representatives, 10 Management.
Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel did not mince words in a post-match interview after the team managed to scrap a lone goal victory over Burundi on Saturday.

FIFA, others pay tribute to Mikel Obi after retirement

Following Thursday’s announcement by Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, of his retirement from international football, tributes have continued to pour in for him, including from the Fédération Internationale de Football Association, the sport’s international governing body.
Spanish giants Barcelona are reportedly ready to pay N24 billion (€60M) release clause of Nigerian International Samuel Chukwueze in order to seal his transfer from Villarreal this summer.

Samuel Chukwueze included in La Liga best young talents

Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze included La Liga best young talents for the 2018-2019 season.
PSG’s Kylian Mbappe celebrates after scoring his side’s second goal during the French League One soccer match between Amiens and Paris-Saint-Germain at the Stade de la Licorne stadium in Amiens, France, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (Christophe Ena/Associated Press)

Kylian Mbappé reveals he could leave Paris Saint-Germain this summer

Kylian Mbappé dropped a huge transfer bombshell in his acceptance speech after receiving the Ligue 1 Player of the Year Award on Sunday.
Samuel Chukwueze

Samuel Chukwueze named 12th most valuable U-20 footballer

Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze has been named the 12th most valuable player under the age of 20 in Europe’s top five leagues, according to CIES Football Observatory.
Teenage goalkeeper Marcin Bulka is set to leave Chelsea this summer after he signed a pre-contract agreement with Paris Saint-Germain.

Chelsea goalkeeper signs pre-contract agreement with Paris Saint-Germain

Teenage goalkeeper Marcin Bulka is set to leave Chelsea this summer after he signed a pre-contract agreement with Paris Saint-Germain.
Virgil van Dijk lauded Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's impact on his development after winning the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.

Virgil van Dijk hails Jurgen Klopp’s impact after PFA Players’ Player of the Year...

Virgil van Dijk lauded Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's impact on his development after winning the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.
Virgil van Dijk lauded Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's impact on his development after winning the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.

Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk hails ‘unbelieveable’ PFA Player of the Year award

Virgil van Dijk lauded Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp's impact on his development after winning the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.
Van Dijk succeeded Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah in winning the award, voted for by his fellow players and saw off competition from Manchester City striker Raheem Sterling.

Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk wins PFA player of year award

Van Dijk succeeded Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah in winning the award, voted for by his fellow players and saw off competition from Manchester City striker Raheem Sterling.
Having coached Liverpool in his illustrious career, Brendan Rodgers believes Wilfred Ndidi could become his Leicester City version of Steven Gerrard.

Brendan Rogers: Wilfred Ndidi is Leicester City’s silent worker

Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi has been given high five by his coach at Leicester City, Brendan Rogers who praised his work ethics for the team.

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