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Sanchez Joins Arsenal For £32m

4 years ago /

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona in what Goal understands is a €40 million [£32m] deal.

Neymar To Join Brazil For Third Place Play-Off

4 years ago /

Brazil's injured striker Neymar will attend Saturday's third place play-off when the battered World Cup hosts take on the Netherlands.

Samir Nasri Signs New Deal With Manchester City

4 years ago /

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has reportedly extended his stay with the Premier League champions by signing a new four-year deal.

FIFA Rejects Suarez Appeal; Ban Stays

4 years ago /

FIFA has rejected an appeal from Luis Suarez against his four-month worldwide ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini.

Atletico Madrid Sign Mario Mandžukić On A 4-Year Deal From Bayern Munich

4 years ago /

Atlético de Madrid and Bayern Munich have reached an agreement for the transfer of Mario Mandžukić. The Croatian striker successfully underwent the medical examination in Madrid before signing a contract for four years with the Club.

Tottenham Keeper, Hugo Lloris Signs New 5-Year Deal

4 years ago /

Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has signed a new five-year contract with the Premier League club.    

Nigeria Football Federation Gets FIFA Ban for Government Interference

4 years ago /

The Nigeria Football Federation has been suspended by FIFA’s emergency committee for government interference following the nation’s World Cup ouster. Soccer’s world governing body said its rules require member associations to manage their affairs independently and with no influence from third parties.

Super Falconets Depart For Canada For World Cup

4 years ago /

Nigeria national U20 women team flew out of the country on Monday for a 24-day camping programme in Canada ahead of this year’s FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup campaign billed for the same country.

Manchester City Confirm The Signing Of Argentine Goalkeeper, Willy Caballero

4 years ago /

Manchester City have confirmed the signing goalkeeper Willy Caballero from Malaga on a three-year contract.

Enyeama, Other Super Eagles Players Get $130,000 Each

4 years ago /

Nigeria’s number one goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama and a few other players in the Super Eagles squad, were paid about $130,000 (N21m) each, as appearance fees after the 2014 World Cup.

Breaking News: Football Legend Alfredo Di Stefano Dies

4 years ago /

Real Madrid legend Alfredo Di Stefano has died after suffering a heart attack on Saturday. More follows...  

Adidas Suspend Contract With Nigeria Over FA Row

4 years ago /

Nigeria right sponsors Adidas is said to have put on hold their contract with the Nigeria football federation, NFF, after a row, which could as well as force FIFA to ban the country this week.

Angentina Winger, Di Maria To Miss World Cup Semi Final Due To Thigh Injury

4 years ago /

Angel Di Maria will miss Argentina’s semi-final against Netherlands on Wednesday after hobbling out of their match with Belgium over the weekend.    

AS Roma Confirm Ashley Cole Signing

4 years ago /

Roma have confirmed the signing of Ashley Cole on a two-year deal following his departure from Chelsea.

Nigerian Football Risk FIFA Ban

4 years ago /

Three times African champion Nigeria risk been ban from international football activities due to government interference in football activity in the country after a court issue judgment sacking the Nigerian football federation’s executive committee.

Super Eagles Back Home After Round Sixteen Exit In The World Cup

4 years ago /

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are back home, after a round of sixteen exit at the Fifa world cup in brazil.

Court Sacks Aminu Maigari And Entire NFF Board

4 years ago /

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Aminu Maigari, and his entire board have been sacked by a recent court order.

Liverpool Sign Emre Can from Bayer Leverkusen

4 years ago /

The 20-year-old midfielder has completed his move to Anfield and becomes the Reds' third signing of the summer.  

Ghana To Have Pre World Cup Contract

4 years ago /

Ghana football association says, players will have to sign contracts before they can be part of the black stars at future tournaments.

Defending Champion Andy Murray Loses In Wimbledon Quarterfinals

4 years ago /

Defending champion Andy Murray has been kicked out of Wimbledon. He was beaten in straight sets by Grigor Dimitrov in the quarterfinals Wednesday. Murray, on a 17-match winning streak at the All England Club, lost 6-1, 7-6 (4), 6-2. The 11th-seeded Dimitrov, from Bulgaria, reached his first Grand Slam semifinal.