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19 Jan
A teenager, Idris Yusuf, 18, has allegedly killed a man, Saifullahi Abdullahi, 28, during an argument that degenerated into a fight in Danja Local Government Area of Katsina state.
8 Nov 2021
As Xavi Hernandez confronts a huge job in front of him at Barcelona, Real Sociedad lead La Liga. Meanwhile, Jose Mourinho's star seems to be dwindling further in Rome but there is a new French superstar emerging in the Bundesliga. AFP Sport looks at some talking points from around Europe going into the latest international…
21 May 2021
European football clubs are forecast to miss out on 8.7 billion euros ($10.6 billion) in revenue as they struggle to cope with the devastating financial fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, a UEFA report said Thursday.
4 May 2021
As European football clubs struggle to make up for revenue lost in the pandemic, one untapped source of revenue is stadium naming rights, but exploiting them may not be straightforward.
9 Apr 2021
The winner of the Clasico will go top of La Liga, while Germany's surprise Champions League contenders face off and Paris Saint-Germain cannot afford to be distracted by thoughts of Bayern Munich.
19 Mar 2021
Robert Lewandowski comes up against another of the Bundesliga's hottest strikers, Atletico Madrid look to keep Barcelona at arm's length in Spain and there is a huge showdown at the top of the table in France.
17 Mar 2021
European football's governing body is working on a plan to ensure that every match at this year's delayed pan-continental Euros will be staged in front of fans.
8 Mar 2021
Real Madrid thwarted Atletico in the derby, Bayern Munich triumphed in the 'Klassiker' and AC Milan kept up the pressure on Inter in Serie A. Meanwhile, Joan Laporta is back at Barcelona.
10 Dec 2020
Manchester United's third appearance in a Champions League final in four years in 2011 was proof they had established themselves as European football heavyweights.
2 Nov 2020
Barcelona are enduring their worst start to a La Liga season in nearly two decades, but the evergreen David Silva and Zlatan Ibrahimovic continue to flourish, helping Real Sociedad and AC Milan top their respective leagues.
15 Jun 2020
The European club football trophies should already be stowed in the cabinets, instead most of the top leagues are only just resuming after the coronavirus interruption.
12 Mar 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is causing havoc with football in Europe, with serious doubts surrounding the continuation of both the Champions League and the Europa League as ties are postponed and players at competing clubs are quarantined.


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Manchester City retained the Premier League title in the most dramatic of fashion as they hauled themselves back from 2-0 down to beat Aston Villa 3-2 with three goals in the final 15 minutes on Sunday.
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Manchester City retained the Premier League title in the most dramatic of fashion as they hauled themselves back from 2-0 down to beat Aston Villa 3-2 with three goals in the final 15 minutes. Ilkay Gundogan came off the bench to score twice with Rodri also on target as Pep Guardiola's men held off Liverpool's…
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Gunmen shot dead a member of Iran's Revolutionary Guards on Sunday in the east of the capital Tehran, state news agency IRNA reported. "Sayyad Khodai... was assassinated during a gun attack carried out by two motorcylists in Tehran's Mohahedin-e Eslam Street," IRNA said. The agency described him as a "defender of the sanctuary" -- a…
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Southeast presidential aspirants in All Progressives Congress (APC) are meeting at the home of former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, on Sunday in Abuja ahead of the party primaries which holds later this month. An aide to Okorocha, confirmed the meeting but added that the “agenda” is unknown. The aspirants billed to attend include…
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Imo says it has suspended its primaries for the House of Assembly and House of Representatives indefinitely,  over unreconciled delegates list. A statement by the Legal Advisor of the party in the state, Mr Kessinger Ikeokwu on Sunday,  attributed the non-conduct of the primaries to confusion caused by the…