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Ex-Nigeria Player Gets Coaching Job With Greek Side

Former Super Eagles star Augustine Eguavoen has been named as the Technical Director and Head Coach of Greek team  A.P.S Zakynthos.
Musa

Eagles Star Declares ‘Revenge’ Mission Against South Africa

Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa has said the team would be on a "revenge" mission when they face South Africa in a 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier. 

Messi Ruled Out Of El Clasico

Barcelona kingpin Lionel Messi will miss El Clasico after being ruled out for three weeks with a fractured arm as his team walloped Sevilla 4-2 to go top of La Liga.

Mourinho Wants Chelsea Star At Old Trafford

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has said he would be happy to have Chelsea star Eden Hazard at the Old Trafford side.
Nigerian Star Wins League Title With Chinese Club

Nigerian Star Wins League Title With Chinese Club

Super Falcons star Asisat Oshoala has won the Chinese Women's Premier League with Dalian Quanjian on Saturday after an away draw with Jiangsu.

Sarri Speaks On Chelsea Draw With Manchester United

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has blamed his players over his side's 2-2 draw with Manchester United in a Premier League encounter on Saturday. 

Man Utd, Chelsea Share Spoils In Dramatic Clash

English Premier League giants Chelsea got an injury-time equaliser to deny Jose Mourinho a famous win at Stamford Bridge.

Allegri Won’t Drop Ronaldo Amid Rape Allegations

Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri has said he will not drop star attacker Cristiano Ronaldo, amid rape allegations.

Alaves Rise Above Real Madrid, Barcelona To Top Of La Liga

Alaves have climbed to the top of La Liga after recording a 1-0 win at Celta Vigo on Friday.

Sarri Speaks Ahead Chelsea, United Premier League Showdown

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has said he respects Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho as both sides face off in the Premier League. 

Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri Crashes Out Of ITTF World Cup

African champion Aruna Quadri has been knocked out of the 2018 ITTF Men's World Cup in Paris.

Pochettino Distances Self From Argentina Coaching Job

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has said he is not interested in taking over the Argentina coaching job. 

Uefa’s Hammer Falls On United As Mourinho Gets Warning

Europe's football's governing body, Uefa, have fined Manchester United a total of 15,000 euros (£13,200) for the late kick-off to their Champions League match against Valencia earlier in October.
2019 Afcon qualifier

Eagles Striker Out Of 2019 Afcon Qualifier With South Africa

Super Eagles star Henry Onyekuru will miss the team's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa in November. 

Bafana Skipper Predicts Tougher Eagles In 2019 Afcon Qualifier 

South Africa captain Thulani Hlatshwayo has said his side will be facing a different and tougher Nigerian team in a 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Plateau United Appoints Maikaba As Technical Adviser

Nigeria Professional Football League side, Plateau United Football Club of Jos has unveiled Abdul Isa Maikaba as its new Technical Adviser.
De Bruyne

De Bruyne Returns For Man City Against Burnley

Manchester City's Kevin de Bruyne is set to make his return from injury when the Citizens host Burnley on Saturday, City boss Pep Guardiola has confirmed.

I Will Not Celebrate If My Team Wins Against Chelsea – Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho insists he will be on his best behaviour on his return to Stamford Bridge on Saturday, but hopes his side inflict Chelsea’s first defeat of the season.
Kovac

Kovac Focused On Getting Bayern Back On Track Amid Sack Rumours

Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac is focused on returning the German champions to winning ways, insisting they must stick to their guns at Wolfsburg on Saturday if they are to break their four-match winless streak.

Rooney Reveals Five Players That Controlled Man Utd Dressing Room

Wayne Rooney says he was one of five senior Manchester United players that "controlled" the dressing room so Sir Alex Ferguson did not have to.
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