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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Ighalo nets hat-trick for Nigeria, Fajr rescues Morocco

Nigeria forward Odion Ighalo scored a hat-trick, Moroccan Faycal Fajr spared his country the blushes and Zimbabwean Knowledge Musona was the hero and villain...

OFFICIAL: Thierry Henry named Monaco head coach

Thierry Henry has officially been named as AS Monaco's new head coach, signing a three-year deal with the Ligue 1 club. The Monegasque side had...

Sprint legend Usain ‘Bolts’ off to brilliant football debut

Sprint legend Usain Bolt scored his first goals in professional football on Friday after starting up front in a pre-season game for Australia's Central...

Boniek tells goalscoring machine Piatek to stay at Genoa

Krzysztof Piatek should resist interest from elsewhere and stay at Genoa for "another two years" as Polish great Zbigniew Boniek offered the red-hot forward...

Mbappe saves French blushes in draw with Iceland

Kylian Mbappe inspired a fightback from world champions France as they rallied from two goals down at home to earn a 2-2 draw with...

Belgian police raid top clubs, agents, referees in probe

Referees, officials, agents and coaches at Belgium's biggest football clubs are being questioned after a major investigation into corruption. The federal public prosecutor's office is...

Ghana’s AFCON qualifier vs suspended Sierra Leone cancelled

Ghana’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations doubleheader games against Sierra Leone will not hold after the latter failed to meet FIFA’s demands to have...

Baxter brings in ex-Bafana star Bartlett as assistant

Shaun Bartlett has signed up to join the backroom staff of South Africa's Bafana Bafana as one of Stuart Baxter's assistants as they prepare...

Former England captain Terry retires from football

Former England captain John Terry announced his retirement from football on Sunday with the 37-year-old central defender now set to pursue a career in...

Rohr leaves out Mikel, Simy, calls Success, Simon for Libya

Nigeria captain Mikel John Obi and Italy-based Simeon 'Simy' Nwankwo will not be part of the two Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches with...