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Ikpeba tasks Rohr on Saka

Former Super Eagles striker Victor Ikpeba has advised Gernot Rohr to get Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka to play for his team.The 18-year-old, who has been with the Gunners since he was seven, has been impressive since making his first team debut in 2018 under Unai Emery, and continued with his inspiring form for the London side… Read More »

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Transfer: Chelsea to loan Fikayo Tomori to EPL rival for Rice

Chelsea is reportedly ready to loan out Fikayo Tomori with the centre-back potentially heading to English Premier League (EPL) side, West Ham United in a swap deal for Declan Rice. According to The Athletic, Chelsea is not willing to contemplate a permanent exit for Tomori, but a new loan is possible. Tomori has only played… Read More »

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Victor Osimhen to become Nigeria’s most expensive footballer

Victor Osimhen may become Nigeria’s most expensive footballer, as his move to Napoli draws close.DAILY POST had reported that the 21-year-old has since arrived in Italy for talks with the Serie A club.However, the Super Eagles striker is yet to put pen to paper on a four-year deal that will see him earn around €2.5m per year.Napoli… Read More »

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LaLiga: Zidane speaks on Messi leaving Barcelona

Real Madrid boss, Zinedine Zidane, wants Barcelona captain Lionel Messi to remain in La Liga amid speculation of a possible departure.The 33-year-old is contracted to Barca until 2021, but there are fresh speculations he might leave next year.According to Cadena SER, Messi has suspended contract negotiations due to his frustrations with Barca, who look set… Read More »

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Why We Beat Chelsea – West Ham Manager, David Moyes

West Ham manager, David Moyes has revealed why his side were able to beat Chelsea 3-2 in the English Premier League on Wednesday.Chelsea opened scoring from the spot which was converted by Willian.The Hammers bounced back with two quick goals from Tomas Soucek and Michail Antonio to take the lead.Their lead was cut short by… Read More »

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CAF shifts AFCON to 2022, cancels AWCON

The Confederation of African Football has shifted the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations to 2022 as a result of COVID-19.CAF made the announcement after its Executive Committee meeting, which was held via video conference on Tuesday.The competition was slated to take place in Cameroon between January 9 and February 6, 2021.“After consultation with stakeholders and… Read More »

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Liverpool’s Salah targets third successive Golden Boot Award

Egypt international Mohamed Salah is aiming to win his third successive Premier League Golden Boot award this season. This comes after the winger played an integral part in helping the Reds clinch the 2019/20 Premier League title which is the club’s maiden league trophy in 30 years Salah is currently on 17 goals. two behind… Read More »

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Ighalo a real goal poacher – Solskjaer

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has praised Odion Ighalo’s all-round abilities after the striker bagged his fifth goal in just four starts for the Reds in their 2-1 win over Norwich City in an Emirates FA Cup quarter-final on Saturday.Ighalo was one of the eight changes Solskjaer made to the side and he performed… Read More »

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Salah, Mane score as Liverpool thrash Palace 4-0

Liverpool moved to the brink of celebrating a first league title in 30 years with a 4-0 win over Crystal Palace on their return to Anfield behind closed doors on Wednesday.Jurgen Klopp’s men will be champions on Thursday should Manchester City fail to win at Chelsea or with a point when they face City in… Read More »

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EPL: Chelsea finally reach agreement with Willian, Pedro

Chelsea have agreed contract extensions with Willian and Pedro until the end of the season.Both players were set to be free agents from June 30.However, the UK Sun reports that they will sign short-term extensions in order to help play a part in the Blues’ domestic season run-in.Neither player can join a new team until… Read More »