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Mbappe Says Neymar Remains The Superstar At PSG

Kylian Mbappe has waved away suggestions that he has overtaken Neymar as Paris Saint-Germain’s star man, after the teenager’s double secured a 3-1 win at Guingamp.

Emery Backs Aubameyang After Poor Showing Against Chelsea

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has thrown his weight behind the performances of striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after his side’s defeat to Chelsea

Lewandowski Saves Bayern At Fourth-tier Village Team

Bayern Munich needed a late Robert Lewandowski goal on Saturday to secure a 1-0 German Cup win over Drochtersen/Assel.

Sarri Salutes Chelsea’s Winning Mentality

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri praised his team's mental strength as they snatched a 3-2 win over Arsenal on Saturday despite squandering a two-goal lead.

Chelsea Defeat Arsenal In Five-Goal Thriller

Chelsea recovered from the shock of blowing a two-goal lead against Arsenal as Marcos Alonso’s late strike sealed a 3-2 win on Saturday.

Mourinho Slams Manchester City, Says They Lack Class

Jose Mourinho has accused city rivals Manchester City of a lack of class after airing of their behind-the-scenes documentary 'All or Nothing'.

Accept Mesut Ozil Or Let Him Go, Kanu Tells Arsenal Manager

Ex-Super Eagles captain and Arsenal icon Kanu Nwankwo has told new Gunners manager Unai Emery to work on Mesut Ozil's strength.

Giroud Better Fit To Chelsea’s Players Than Morata, Sherwood Says

World Cup winner Olivier Giroud fits Chelsea's players and style more than Spanish forward Alvaro Morata, ex-Tottenham Manager Tim Sherwood has said.

Mesut Ozil Must Defend For Arsenal, Unai Emery

Arsenal manager Unai Emery has urged midfielder Mesut Ozil not to be slack in defensive duties as the Gunners face Chelsea on Saturday.

NFF Crisis: Galadima Calls For Peaceful Resolution

Abba Galadima has urged all those involved in the leadership tussle in the Nigeria Football Federation to sheath their sword and embrace a peaceful resolution.

Troost-Ekong Completes Move To Udinese

Italian Serie A club Udinese have announced the signing of Super Eagles defender William Troost-Ekong on undisclosed terms, the club's official website has reported.

Argentina Leaves Out Messi In Squad For Friendlies

New interim coach of Argentina, Lionel Scaloni left out Barcelona star Lionel Messi in the first post-World Cup Argentina squad announced on Friday ahead of four upcoming friendlies.

Guardiola Reacts To De Bruyne’s Injury

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says that injured Kevin De Bruyne will be difficult to replace and will be welcomed back with "open arms".

Man United’s Pereira Gets Brazil Call Up

Brazil coach Tite has called up Manchester United's Andreas Pereira to the Brazil squad for the first time.

Arsenal Goalkeeper Joins Napoli On Loan

Arsenal's Colombian goalkeeper David Ospina has signed for Italian side Napoli on a season-long loan on Friday.

Mourinho Reacts To Alleged Rift With Pogba

Jose Mourinho has debunked reports of a bust-up with Paul Pogba, insisting he has never been so happy with the player as he is now.

Misfiring Morata Gets Sarri’s Backing

Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri is confident misfiring striker Alvaro Morata will find his best form this season.

Our Defeat To Spain Painful, Says Rasheedat Ajibade

Nigerian starlet Rasheedat Ajibade is disappointed over Falconets' defeat to Spain in the quarter-finals of the Fifa U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.

Real Madrid Report Inter Milan To Fifa Over Modric

Real Madrid have reported Inter Milan to Fifa over claim that the Italian side illegally approached their midfielder Luka Modric.
Premier League Referee Madley Quits Job

Top Premier League Referee Resigns

Premier League referee Bobby Madley has resigned his position with just one match into the new campaign. 
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