Ogu blasts Ighalo, Troost-Ekong, Ndidi’s omission from CAF best XI
Super Eagles’ midfielder, John Ogu has criticized the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) for omitting Nigeria’s trio of Odion Ighalo, William Troost-Ekong and Wilfred Ndidi from 2018 Africa XI list. On Tuesday in Dakar, Senegal, CAF named Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Kalidou Koulibaly, Thomas Partey, Naby Keita, Riyad Mahrez, Serge Aurier, Eric Bailly,…
African players in Europe: Salah back on goal trail
Reigning African Footballer of the Year Mohamed Salah got back on the goal trail at the weekend, scoring the English Premier League winner for Liverpool at Huddersfield.
Mahrez given all-clear after ankle knock during Man City friendly
Manchester City's record signing Riyad Mahrez could play in Sunday's Community Shield against Chelsea after a scan showed he had suffered no significant damage to his left ankle in a friendly with Bayern Munich.
Manchester City sign Mahrez
Manchester City have completed the signing of Riyad Mahrez from Leicester. The Premier League champions have broken their club record to sign the 27-year-old winger from Leicester City for £60m. The Algerian winger joins the Premier League champions on a five-year deal after the two sides reached an agreement. He will wear number 26 shirt. “I am…
Guardiola defends Man City's 'respectful' Mahrez pursuit
Pep Guardiola has defended Manchester City following complaints from Leicester manager Claude Puel over their pursuit of Riyad Mahrez.
Missing Mahrez casts shadow over Foxes trip to City
The continued absence of star player Riyad Mahrez means Leicester City travel to Premier League leaders Manchester City on Saturday mired in a crisis created by their hosts.
Leicester boss Puel hopes absent Mahrez will 'get his head right'
Leicester manager Claude Puel says he hopes Riyad Mahrez can "get his head right" and rejoin the team, confirming the Algeria international will not feature against Manchester City on Saturday
Man City wants wantaway Mahrez as Chelsea gets Arsenal’s Giroud
Leicester City star, Riyad Mahrez has handed in a transfer request amid interest from Manchester City.