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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Talking points from the Premier League weekend

Premier League leaders Manchester City won their derby with United 3-1, while Liverpool kept pace with a home win over Fulham. Chelsea and Arsenal...

Leicester players to attend owner’s funeral in Thailand

Striker Jamie Vardy and his Leicester City teammates will travel to Thailand for the funeral of owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after Saturday's Premier League match...

Man City star De Bruyne ruled out for up to six...

Kevin De Bruyne will be sidelined for up to six weeks after the Manchester City star suffered knee ligament damage in Thursday's League Cup...

Al Ahly face Esperance in bid for ninth CAF CL title

Al Ahly host Espérance Sportive de Tunis in the first-leg of the 2018 CAF Champions League final at the Borg El Arab Stadium in...

Plateau Utd close in on Afelokhai, Ifeanyi, Olatunbosun, Ovoke

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side Plateau United are inching closer to securing the signatures of goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai, Sikiru Olatunbosun, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi and...

FIFA bans Ghana’s Nyantakyi for life

World football governing body, FIFA has confirmed a lifetime ban on former Ghana FA president Kwesi Nyantakyi. FIFA, on Tuesday stated: “The adjudicatory chamber found...

Mahrez dedicates Wembley winner to tragic Leicester owner

Manchester City star Riyad Mahrez dedicated his Wembley winner against Tottenham to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha after the "heart-breaking" death of the Leicester owner. Vichai died on...

Real Madrid sack Lopetegui after 193 days of inglorious reign

Julen Lopetegui's brief and inglorious reign as Real Madrid coach lasted just 139 days after the club confirmed he had been sacked on Monday. Lopetegui...

Rohr calls Villarreal youngster Chukwueze for Bafana Bafana match

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr has handed former FIFA Under-17 World Cup winner and Villarreal midfielder Samuel Chukwueze for their upcoming 2019 AFCON qualifying...

Vardy leads Leicester tributes to ‘legend’ Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

Jamie Vardy, a hero of Leicester's remarkable Premier League title triumph two years ago, led tributes to the club's owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who died...