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Klopp Speaks on Possible Salah Exit
Klopp Speaks on Possible Salah Exit

Klopp Speaks on Possible Salah Exit

Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp has declared that the club will not consider any bids for Egyptian Mohamed Salah. The Egyptian forward had during a recent interview declined to rule out a transfer to Spanish giants Real Madrid or Barcelona in the future. Speculations have been rife in the media over... read more »

AFCON Qualifier: Rohr to Submit List of Invited Players For Benin, Lesotho Matches Next Week – NFF
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AFCON Qualifier: Rohr to Submit List of Invited Players For Benin, Lesotho ...

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has said that the coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr will submit the list of invited players that will prosecute the African Cup of Nations matches against the Squirrels of Benin and Crocodile of Lesotho on March 22 and 30 respectively. This was disclosed... read more »

Gattuso Expresses Doubt Over Osimhen’s Fitness Ahead of Benevento Clash
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Gattuso Expresses Doubt Over Osimhen’s Fitness Ahead of Benevento Clash

Coach of Napoli, Gennaro Gattuso has expressed doubt over the recovery of Nigeran striker, Victor Osimhen ahead of Sunday’s Serie A match against Benevento, African News Today has gathered. The striker was stretched off the pitch unconscious during the closing minutes of Napoli’s 4-2 away... read more »

U-17 AFCON: Dosu Backs Golden Eaglets to Top Group B
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U-17 AFCON: Dosu Backs Golden Eaglets to Top Group B

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Dosu Joseph has backed Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets to qualify to the knockout phase of the U-17 Africa Cup of Nations Champions billed for Morocco. The Nigerian team qualified for the competition after they finished as runner-up in the 2021 WAFU Zone B Tournament in... read more »

Rohr Sweating Over Osimhen’s Fitness Ahead of Benin, Lesotho Games
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Rohr Sweating Over Osimhen’s Fitness Ahead of Benin, Lesotho Games

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is optimistic the team’s striker, Victor Osimhen will recover in time for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying double-header against Benin and Lesotho next month. The forward picked up an injury during the last minutes of Napoli’s 4-2 away defeat to Atlanta in the... read more »

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AFCON Qualifier: Why Super Eagles May Travel By Boat For Benin Fixture – Rohr

AFCON Qualifier: Why Super Eagles May Travel By Boat For Benin Fi...

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has said that the team might travel to Benin by boat for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. Rohr’s men are billed to square off against the Squirrels of Benin... read more »

Rohr Takes a Tour of Teslim Balogun Stadium Ahead of AFCON Qualifier

Rohr Takes a Tour of Teslim Balogun Stadium Ahead of AFCON Qualifier

Head coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Gernot Rohr took a tour of the facilities at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos State on Friday ahead of a decisive Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Lesotho in March. The Eagles handler inspected the stadium alongside the Vice President of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Seyi... read more »

Ighalo Not Out of Eagles Radar – Rohr

Ighalo Not Out of Eagles Radar - Rohr

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has not foreclosed the possibility of ‘retired’ striker Odion Ighalo to return to the squad after he teamed up with Saudi... read more »

Rohr Travels to France For Christmas Holidays

Rohr Travels To France For Christmas Holidays

Super Eagles Head coach Gernot Rohr is set to travel back to his base in France in the next few days ahead of the Christmas celebration with his family. The... read more »

CAF Fines Aubameyang For Social Media Post

CAF Fines Aubameyang For Social Media Post

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been fined $10,000 for social media posts. CAF said the post had tarnished... read more »

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Women’s Football in Africa Needs a Face Lift to Attract Investors - Asisat Oshoala

Women’s Football in Africa Needs a Face Lift to Attract Investors...

Reigning Africa women’s Player of the Year Asisat Oshoala has charged cooperate bodies and football governing bodies in Africa to invest towards the growth of women’s football if they are to... read more »

2021 AFCON, AWCON and CHAN Moved to 2022- CAF

2021 AFCON, AWCON and CHAN Moved to 2022- CAF

The African cup of Nations that was scheduled to take place this year has been moved to 2022. This was disclosed by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Tuesday after a meeting of the CAF Executive Committee. The postponement was informed by the coronavirus pandemic which has disrupted sporting calendar of various federations this... read more »

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Ikpeba Begs NFF – Please, Pardon Oparazonie

Ikpeba Begs NFF – Please, Pardon Oparazonie

Former Super Eagles forward, Victor Ikpeba has asked the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, to pardon Super Falcons striker, Desire Oparanozie for her transgressions. The Falcons striker was exempted... read more »

Balogun Anticipates Tough Fixtures Without Injured Rangers Captain, Tavernier

Balogun Anticipates Tough Fixtures Without Injured Rangers Captain, Tavernier

Nigerian international, Leon Balogun expects a hard time standing in for injured team skipper, James Tavernier at right-back position despite having featured in the role against Bayern Munich. Balogun was moved to the right-back position when Rangers skipper limped off in the first half of Thursday’s EUROPA League victory against Antwerp. The... read more »

Onazi Signs for Lithunian Club FK Zalgiris Vilnus

Onazi Signs for Lithunian Club FK Zalgiris Vilnus

Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has joined Lithuanian champions FK Zalgaris, African News Today gathered. Onazi who has featured for Lazio, Trabzonspor... read more »

Iwobi Backs Everton to Recover From Manchester City Def...

Iwobi Backs Everton to Recover From Manchester City Defeat

Everton of England forward, Alex Iwobi has backed his team to bounce back from Wednesday night’s home defeat to high flying Manchester City. The Carlo... read more »

Arsenal Investigates Aubameyang For Possible COVID-19 P...

Arsenal Investigates Aubameyang For Possible COVID-19 Protocol Breach

Arsenal captain, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is under investigation for a possible breach of coronavirus regulations. The Gabonese striker seemed to break... read more »

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Burnley, Brighton Join the Race to Sign Musa

Burnley, Brighton Join the Race to Sign Musa

Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa is drawing attention from other Premier League sides as he is yet to agree terms with West Brom. After being invited over by manager Sam Allardyce, the 28-year-old... read more »

Ndidi, Vardy Ruled Out of Fulham Tie

Ndidi, Vardy Ruled Out of Fulham Tie

Leicester City would be without Jamie Vardy and Wilfred Ndidi when they face Fulham tomorrow in the EPL. The key Leicester City pair both missed Sunday’s 3-1 defeat to Leeds, the club’s first loss in 10 matches , but neither will have overcome their injury problems in time to provide Brendan Rodgers with a boost ahead of the trip to the... read more »

Joel Matip Ruled Out of Season with Ankle Injury

Joel Matip Ruled Out of Season with Ankle Injury

Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp has disclosed that Cameroonian defender, Joel Matip is set to face a lengthy spell on the sidelines which will rule him out of... read more »

Eze Good Enough To Play For England – Hodgson

Eze Good Enough To Play For England - Hodgson

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson believes Eberechi Eze will be good enough to play for the England senior side but is not yet ready to make the step up,... read more »

Why I Shunned Ajax Move – Ajayi

Why I Shunned Ajax Move - Ajayi

West Bromwich Albion defender has explained his quest for first-team football made him reject an opportunity to join Ajax. The 27-year-old centre-back started... read more »

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World Cup: Modric Wins 2018 FIFA World Cup MVP

World Cup: Modric Wins 2018 FIFA World Cup MVP

For his massive contributions to the success of Croatia, Luka Modric most deservedly won the Adidas Golden Ball Award as the Most Valuable Player of the tournament. He won the award ahead of Eden... read more »

World Cup: France Lifts the 2018 FIFA World Cup

World Cup: France Lifts the 2018 FIFA World Cup

France has won the 2018 FIFA World Cup after defeating Croatia 4:2. In a match that saw Croatia having about 61% of the ball possession, the French took the lead through an 18th minute own goal, off a Mandzukic header. Croatia equalized in the 28th minute off a Perisic shot. Ten minutes later, France took the lead through a VAR awarded penalty... read more »

World Cup: Belgium Wins Third Place, Beats England 2:0

World Cup: Belgium Wins Third Place, Beats England 2:0

Belgium won the third place position this evening after beating England 2:0. The Belgians showed their intent with a 4th minute goal tapped in by Meunier. This... read more »

World Cup: Croatia Through to the Finals, Wins England ...

World Cup: Croatia Through to the Finals, Wins England 2:1

Croatia this evening sailed into the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup after winning England 2:1 after extra time. Despite taking an early lead through a 5th... read more »

World Cup: France Advances to the Finals, Beats Belgium...

World Cup: France Advances to the Finals, Beats Belgium 1:0

The French team triumphed over the Belgians to advance to the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. France went ahead in the 51st minute from an Umtiti... read more »

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Aubameyang Notches Hat-Trick as Arsenal Trash Leeds 4-2

Aubameyang Notches Hat-Trick as Arsenal Trash Leeds 4-2

Gabonese striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bagged a hat-trick as Arsenal beat Leeds 4-2 at the Emirates stadium on Sunday. The match was Aubameyang’s first start in nearly a month after... read more »

Desire Oparanozie Fumes Over Non-inclusion in Super Falcons' Team

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Former Super Falcons captain, Desire Oparanozie, has lashed out at the Nigeria Football Federation following her exclusion from the list of players for the Turkish Women’s Cup, which... read more »

Yaya Toure Appointed Assistant Coach of Ukrainian Club Olympik Donetsk

Yaya Toure Appointed Assistant Coach of Ukrainian Club Olympik Donetsk

Yaya Toure, former Manchester City and Ivory Coast player has been appointed assistant coach of Ukrainian club, Olimpik Donetsk. Toure recently worked with Championship clubs Queens Park... read more »

Rohr Confirms Ahmed Musa’s West Brom Transfer talks

Rohr Confirms Ahmed Musa’s West Brom Transfer talks

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has confirmed that the team’s captain, Ahmed Musa, is in talks with EPL club, West Bromwich Albion. The forward has reportedly agreed on terms with West... read more »

Ajax Goalkeeper Onana Suspended One Year for Doping

Ajax Goalkeeper Onana Suspended One Year for Doping

Ajax’s Cameroonian international goalkeeper Andre Onana has been suspended for one year for doping, the Dutch club said on Friday. The club said in a statement Onana had “mistakenly” taken his... read more »