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Social Media Lands Ighalo In Trouble

Odion Ighalo will be sanctioned by Shanghai Shenhua for violating the club’s rules and regulations on social media. The Chinese side confirms the striker will face disciplinary action following his activities on social media The Africa Cup of Nations top-scorer suffered a knee injury in his last international appearance against Tunisia – and is …

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Iwobi Seal £40m Everton Move

Alex Iwobi has signed for Everton from Arsenal for a fee of £40 million ($49m) after agreeing a five-year deal until the end of June 2024. The 23-year-old forward is the Blues’ seventh and final signing of the summer transfer window following the additions of goalkeeper Jonas Lössl, right-back Djibril …

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Arsenal complete £25m Tierney signing

The 22-year-old Scotland international joins on a five-year contract from Celtic, following a transfer saga which lasted most of the summer window Arsenal have finally completed the signing of left-back Kieran Tierney from Celtic, for a fee of £25 million ($30.3m). The 22-year-old Scotland international has signed a five-year contract at the Emirates, …

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Breaking: Inter Milan sign €80m Lukaku from Man United

Romelu Lukaku has completed a €80 million (£74m/$90m) move to Inter from Manchester United, putting an end to a summer saga that sees the striker join forces with long-time admirer Antonio Conte. The Belgian has linked up with a man he called the ‘best coach in the world’ at the Giuseppe Meazza Having …

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‘Arsenal Paying High Price £25m For Tierney’

Ex-Gunners and Celtic forward Charlie Nicholas believes the Scottish champions are getting “very good value” from a mooted deadline day transfer fee Celtic are getting “very good value” in a mooted £25 million ($30m) deal with Arsenal for Kieran Tierney, says Charlie Nicholas, with that figure considered to be “quite high” …

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Why Tottenham terminated Coutinho’s Transfer deal

Tottenham have ended their interest in Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho. Spurs had been considering a loan move for the 27-year-old Brazilian, who joined Barca from Liverpool in a deal worth £142m in January 2018. Coutinho worked with Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino during a loan spell with Espanyol in 2012. He …

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David Luiz set to quit Chelsea For Arsenal

A move for Chelsea’s David Luiz is among the deals Arsenal are working on as they bid to sign a centre-back. Luiz did not take part in first-team training with Chelsea on Wednesday. He was present at their Cobham base and did not refuse to do anything – but was …

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Danjuma picks Nnadozie, Duru, 16 others for Rabat 2019

Head Coach Christopher Danjuma has unveiled his list of 18 players to represent Nigeria at the Women’s Football Tournament of the 12th All-Africa Games scheduled for Rabat, Morocco 17th – 29th August, with Super Falcons’ number one choice, Chiamaka Nnadozie top of the list. There are also Joy Duru, Folashade Ijamilusi, Bashirat Amoo, …

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Egypt 2019: Amapakabo calls 35 for showdown with Sudan

Coach Imama Amapakabo has extended invitations to a total of 35 players ahead of Nigeria’s home-and-away AFCON U23 qualifying matches against Sudan next month. The Olympic Eagles are away to Khartoum for the first leg of the fixture on 6th September, before hosting the Sudanese at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba …

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Tokyo 2020: Dennerby invites 30 Super Falcons for Algeria clash

Ahead of the first round of the African qualifying race for the Women’s Football Tournament of next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Thomas Dennerby has invited 30 players to start a camping programme in Abuja as from Thursday, 8th August. Nigeria has been drawn to face Algeria …

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Rooney Set For England return

Wayne Rooney is seriously considering the possibility of returning to England as a player-coach at Derby County. The former Manchester United star could return to England for the Championship side after a year in MLS with D.C. United The former Everton and Manchester United striker has spent the past year in Major League Soccer …

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NWF Talks Tough Ahead of 2019 All Africa Games

Sixteen athletes will represent Nigeria at the forth coming 2019 Africa Games billed for Rabat, Morocco from 19th to 31st August. The list expected to be released soon by the Nigeria Wrestling Federation is seven-man short, compared to the 23 that represented the country at the last edition held in …

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Aiteo cup: Kano Pillars players, officials get $1,000‎ reward

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has rewarded Kano Pillars players and officials with $1,000 each for winning the 2019 Aiteo Cup.‎ ‎Pillars defeated Niger Tornadoes 5-4 on penalty to win the cup after the match ended 0-0 at regulation time at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna, on July 28. …

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Man Utd  makes Final push for Eriksen 

Red Devils hope to seal transfer before deadline Manchester United are looking to secure the signing of Christian Eriksen before Thursday’s transfer deadline, according to the Daily Mail. The Tottenham star will see his contract expire in 2020 with the likes of Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Juventus also said to be interested in the Dane. But Manchester United …

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