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Koscielny to join Bordeaux in €5m deal

Laurent Koscielny is in France to undergo a medical at Bordeaux, with a €5 million (£4.6m/$5.6m) deal close to completion, while Carl Jenkinson is also edging towards the exits at Arsenal. The French defender has made no secret of his desire to head home this summer and is now in the process of …

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Governor Ihedioha unveils Fidelis Ilechuckwu

The newly employed coach of Heartland Football Club of Owerri, has been unveiled by the governor of Imo state Emeka Ihedioha. It would be recalled that coach Fidelis Ilechuckwu ended his 13 year romance with the MFM FC of Lagos and pitched tents with Heartland FC of Owerri. According to …

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Chukwueze Hits Villarreal Training Camp Ahead of Pre-season Tour

Nigeria national-teamer Samuel Chukwueze reported for pre-season training at Villarreal on Monday, August 5. The winger was given an extended break by the leadership of the Yellow Submarine to help him recover from fatigue after representing the Super Eagles at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Chukwueze underwent special training …

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Man Utd complete Maguire signing in world-record £80m deal

Manchester United have signed England centre-back Harry Maguire from Premier League rivals Leicester City for £80m – a world record fee for a defender. The 26-year-old has agreed a six-year contract at Old Trafford, with the option of a further year. The fee for Maguire eclipses the £75m Liverpool paid …

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Chief Adeyemo pledges support to T/Tennis star

Sports philanthropist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo has expressed really diness to support Table Tennis star, Saheed Idowu in his quest to win international laurels. Chief Adeyemo also known as Igboho Osa stated this when the 2012 Olympian paid a courtesy visit to his office in Ibadan. He said his dream is …

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AfroBasket 2019: FIBA clears Nigerian players

AfroBasket defending champions, Nigeria have reason to smile as the regulatory body in charge of players’ eligibility has cleared all the players on her rooster. The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF was ecstatic Saturday night with the news of the clearances that came from the FIBA office in Switzerland. Meanwhile, D’Tigress …

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I Am Ready for Super Eagles, Amunike,Tells NFF

Former Tanzania Head Coach, Emmanuel Amunike has expressed his readiness to take up the role of the super eagles of Nigeria if given the opportunity. In a chat with Brila Fm from his holiday base in Spain, Amunike said that he is done with the age-grade level and if given …

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How Chelsea will line up in 2019-20 Season

Another year and yet again there is another revolution at Stamford Bridge as legendary player Frank Lampard has been given a unique chance to become the club’s new manager. The Blues are going through another season of changes but it means new chances for a host of new players Chelsea owner …

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Man Utd reject Real Madrid offer to swap Pogba for James

United want £150m or nothing Manchester United have rejected an offer for Paul Pogba from Real Madrid which involved a swap deal with James Rodriguez, according to The Times. Los Blancos reportedly offered £27.4 million ($33.2m) plus the Colombiainternational for the Red Devils unsettled midfielder. But the Premier League outfit is demanding a package …

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Barcelona down Arsenal wins Joan Gamper Trophy

Ainsley Maitland-Niles had a night to forget as his own goal and a Luis Suarez volley helped Barcelona to a 2-1 victory over Arsenal in the Joan Gamper Trophy. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put Arsenal ahead but an Ainsley Maitland-Niles own goal helped Barcelona bounce back in the Joan Gamper Trophy. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang looked …

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Man Utd end talks with Dybala

Manchester United have ended talks with Paulo Dybala because of the Juventus striker’s wage demands. United entered talks with the Argentine, 25, as part of a proposed swap deal involving Romelu Lukaku, 26. However, they were dubious about whether Dybala wanted to join them and viewed his wage demands as …

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Breaking: Man City Beat Liverpool on penalties, retains Community Shield

Manchester City won the Community Shield on penalties after edging Liverpool in an entertaining game in front of a raucous Wembley. Georginio Wijnaldum’s penalty was saved by Claudio Bravo with Gabriel Jesus scoring the winning kick. The meeting between two outstanding sides did not disappoint. City’s Raheem Sterling finally scored …

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U20 World Cup: FIFA inspection team arrives Nigeria on Monday

A five-man inspection team from world –football governing body, FIFA will arrive in Lagos on Monday for a four-day inspection of facilities and equipment that Nigeria has put forward to host the 10th FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup championship next year. Christopher Exley, Sara Jane Booth, Kliment Taseski, Rhiannon Ceirwen Martin …

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Barcelona Complete €18m Junior Firpo signing from Real Betis

The Blaugrana have announced their fourth major summer signing, with the full-back committing to a five-year deal at Camp Nou Barcelona have completed the €18 million (£16.3m/$20m) signing of Real Betisdefender Junior Firpo. The left-back has signed a five-year deal with the Spanish champions and will provide competition for Jordi Alba at Camp …

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Done Deal:  Everton sign Moise Kean from Juventus

Everton have signed Juventus’s 19-year-old Italy international forward Moise Kean on a five-year deal. Kean has scored eight times in 21 games for Juve, who he joined aged 10, and has struck two goals in three Italy matches. He becomes Everton’s fifth summer signing, for an undisclosed fee that could rise …

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