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Manchester City Complete Gabriel Jesus Signing

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Manchester City have formalised the transfer of Brazil striker, Gabriel Jesus from Palmeiras in time for him to feature against Tottenham this weekend. The 19-year-old had agreed a move from his homeland to the Etihad Stadium back in the summer and had joined up with City earlier this month, yet his...

Rafa Benitez Refuses To Name The Special Signing Newcastle Are Working On

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Newcastle United manager, Rafa Benitez, has revealed the club are working on the signing of a target, who he “especially” likes – but refused to give confirm a name. The Magpies are currently top of the Championship table after 26 games, one point ahead of second-place Brighton & Hove Albion who have a game...

Wolves FC Transfer: Andreas Weimann Joins On Loan From Fellow Championship Side Derby

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Andreas Weimann has joined Wolves on loan from fellow Championship side, Derby County. The Austrian forward has made 12 appearances for Derby this season but the majority have come off the bench. He will now link up again with Paul Lambert, his former manager at Aston Villa, at Molineux for the rest of the...

Arsene Wenger Lines Up Alexis Sanchez Replacement

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Arsene Wenger has identified M’Baye Niang as the man he wants to sign should Alexis Sanchez leave Arsenal this summer, according to reports. Sanchez is reportedly unsettled at the Emirates Stadium and could be on his way out of the club as talks over a new contract continue. His current deal expires at...

Louis van Gaal Retires From Coaching

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Ex-Manchester United and Netherlands boss, Louis Van Gaal says he has retired from coaching after a 26-year career. He made the announcement on Monday after receiving a lifetime achievement award from the Dutch government for his contribution to football. Van Gaal cited family issues for his decision, with De Telegraaf saying it...

NPFL Kick Starts 2017 Football Season

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The Nigeria Professional Football league will kick start the 2017 football season on Saturday. Former champions Kano pillars will host federation cup holders and charity cup winners, FC Ifeanyi ubah at the Sani Abacha stadium in Kano. Defending champions, Enugu rangers will begin the defence of their NPFL title with a tie...

Hull Announce Double Signing

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Hull City have announced they have signed Oumar Niasse from Everton on loan for the remainder of the season and Evandro from Porto on a permanent deal. New manager, Marco Silva, expressed the need to strengthen the squad after their 2-0 defeat to Manchester United in the first leg of their...

West Brom Frustrated By Allan Nyom Absence, Jonny Evans Set To Miss Tottenham Clash

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West Brom will be without Jonny Evans for their Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur, while Allan Nyom is still awaiting international clearance allowing him to return to action. Former Manchester United defender, Evans suffered a calf injury in the Baggies' 3-1 win over Hull City on January 2, a knock...

Wenger Hopes His Future Plans Won't Influence Mesut Ozil Talks

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Arsene Wenger insists Mesut Ozil won't base his contract talks with Arsenal solely on the uncertain future of the Gunners manager. Wenger's current deal only runs until the end of the season and he has yet to reveal whether he will extend his 20-year reign at the Premier League club. With Wenger's...

Africa Cup Of Nations: Mahrez, Aubameyang To Shine In Gabon

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The 31st Africa Cup of Nations, hosted in the oil-rich west African country Gabon, is set to be wide open given the international retirement of many leading African footballers. Without the participation of Ivoirians Yaya Toure and Kolo Toure or Ghanaians Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng, and combined with the surprising...

Johanna Konta Beats Agnieszka Radwanska To Win Sydney International

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British number one,  Johanna Konta won the Sydney International on Friday with an impressive 6-4 6-2 victory over Agnieszka Radwanska in Australia. World number 10 Konta broke her Polish opponent in the third game and hit 18 winners to five in the first set. The 25-year-old dominated world number three Radwanska with...

 

Super Eagles Move Up To 50th In FIFA Ranking

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Super Eagles of Nigeria have moved a place up to 50th spot in the first football ranking for the year. The slide movement, places Nigeria as the 7th best playing nation in Africa. Senegal would head to this weekend African Cup of Nations as the best playing nation in Africa and 33rd...

Boost For Arsene Wenger As Trio Sign New Arsenal Deals

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Olivier Giroud, Laurent Koscielny and Francis Coquelin have all signed new long-term contracts with Arsenal, the club have announced. Arsene Wenger said: "We are very pleased that three important members of our team have committed to us for the long term. Francis has made tremendous technical strides over the past few...

'Christian Benteke Is Not For Sale' - Crystal Palace Boss Sam Allardyce

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Crystal Palace manager, Sam Allardyce,  has said Christian Benteke is not for sale in the January transfer window and targeted defensive reinforcements in a bid to keep the team in the Premier League. Benteke, a £27 million summer signing from Liverpool, has been linked with a move to China following Allardyce's...

New Arsenal Signing Cohen Bramall To Wear No.85 Shirt In First Season At Emirates

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New Arsenal signing, Cohen Bramall has been handed the No.85 shirt at the Emirates. The £40,000 arrival from non-League side Hednesford Town is not expected to feature for the Gunners this season though Arsene Wenger is convinced he has a bright future ahead of him. Bramall has joined Arsenal’s academy setup and...

Hull Set To Land Everton Striker

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Hull City are poised to make their first signing of the January transfer window after reaching a loan deal with Everton for out-of-favour striker Oumar Niasse. Niasse, 26, only joined Everton in February last year after securing a £13.5m move from Lokomotiv Moscow but failed to make any impression at Goodison...

Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Best FIFA Men's Player 2016 Award

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The soccer superstar can now add "The Best FIFA Men's Player 2016" to his trophy cabinet, after a year in which he landed a double European triumph with club and country, as well as the prestigious Ballon d'Or Award. Ronaldo accepted FIFA's top prize at Monday's ceremony in Zurich, co-hosted by...

FIFA Approves Plan For Expanded World Cup

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FIFA, Football's world governing body, has approved a grand plan to revolutionize the World Cup by increasing the number of teams from 32 to 48. The FIFA Council agreed unanimously to the move Tuesday with the new format starting in 2026. FIFA made the announcement on Twitter with further details expected to...

FIFA Set To Expand World Cup To 48 Teams

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The world football governing body, FIFA will vote on Tuesday on plans to expand the world cup to 48 teams from 2026, in line with the vision of President Gianni Infantino. The Swiss, who claims to have "overwhelming" support for the expansion plan, Favours 16 groups of three countries, with the top two...

Another Player Withdraws From AFCON 2017

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Few days to the start of the Africa cup of nation’s tournament, another player has withdrawn due to injury. Southampton midfielder, Sofiane Boufal has withdrawn from Morocco’s Africa cup of nations as a result of injury. The twenty-three year old was sent home on Sunday from a training camp, after an examination...


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