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The English Premier League side, playing in their first... Read more Juventus Coach Sarri To Miss 2 Games With Pneumonia New Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri will not be on the bench for the club’s first two Serie A matches, including against former team Napoli. Sarri is recovering from pneumonia and underwent... Read more PSG Reject Real Madrid Offer for Neymar Neymar remains no closer to getting his desired move away from Paris Saint-Germain amid reports on Thursday the French club have rejected an offer from Real Madrid of €100 million plus... Read more SWAN Congratulates New Sports Minister, Tasks Him on Talents Discovery The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has congratulated the newly appointed Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, describing his appointment as well-deserved. A statement issued by the... Read more Future Stars FC Ready for Bet9ja Championship Future Stars of Otu-Jeremi, Delta State, have spoken of their readiness to successfully defend the Bet9ja Royal Cup though not much seems to be going on in their camp at the... Read more What You Need to Know about Nigeria’s New Minister of Sports Following the confirmation of Mr. Sunday Dare as the Minister for Youth and Sports by President Muhammadu Buhari, Vanguard takes a closer look at the man who will run one of... Read more Ronaldo Puts Current Worth at €300m Cristiano Ronaldo has said transfer fees in football have got out of hand and that a player of his calibre in the market would now sell for €300 million. His transfer... Read more African Games: Falconets Advance to Semi-Finals Nigeria U20 women’s team are through to the 2019 African Games semi-finals after earning a 1-1 draw against Cameroon in Rabat on Wednesday. The Falconets went into the encounter on the... Read more Onuachu Set for Genk Move Nigeria international Paul Onuachu is poised for a move to Belgian champions Genk, according to reports in that country. Onuachu will arrive from Danish side FC Midtjylland for a fee believes... Read more Nicolas Pepe: Why I Joined Arsenal Arsenal forward Nicolas Pepe has revealed the club's aims for the 2019-20 season. The Gunners failed to qualify for the Champions League after their fifth-place finish in the Premier League last... Read more Twitter to Meet Man Utd and Kick It Out Over Pogba Racist Abuse Pogba was supported online by Manchester United team-mates Harry Maguire and Marcus Rashford Twitter will meet Manchester United and Kick It Out following online racist abuse directed at Paul Pogba. The... Read more Sancho Agrees New £190,000-a-Week Dortmund Deal Borussia Dortmund’s England winger Jadon Sancho has agreed a new contract with the Bundesliga club worth about £190,000 a week, including bonuses. 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