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Ola Aina Attracts Torino, West Brom, Derby County

Chelsea of England defender, Ola Aina is attracting summer transfer interest from Joel Chukwuma Obi’s Italian club, AS Torino, as well as the English Championship duo of West Bromwich Albion and Derby County. Hot on the heels of reports that Aina is heading for another loan exit from Stamford Bridge this summer, Torino are now competing with West Brom and ...

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Kanu Gives Himself Birthday Greeting, Wife Follows Suit

Former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu had about his simplest birthday celebration ever on Wednesday, as the ex-soccer star marked the day almost all alone, and sent a personal greeting to himself. Unlike in days past, when ‘Papilo’ would either be surrounded by teammates at club level or in the national side, as well as well-wishers from far and wide, ...

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Joel Obi To Replace Lobotka At CeltaVigo

CeltaVigo of Spain are tightening their grip on Torino midfielder, Joel Chukwuma Obi, as the Liga side see him as a credible replacement for outgoing Slovakian dazzler, StanislavLobotka. The report out of The Land of The Armada further indicates that, though Torino want to keep hold of Obi, following his return to the Super Eagles’ mainframe, Celta are almost desperate ...

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Tosin Kehinde Takes Etebo’s Place At CD Feirense

CD Feirense of Portugal have extended their connections with Nigerian players by hooking the signature of Tosin Kehinde from Manchester United of England, in a deal that sees him as a direct replacement for Oghhenekaro Etebo. Kehinde has already expressed his desire to enact a switch in nationality, to play for the Super Eagles, hence his Nigerian link at Feirense, ...

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Tammy Gains Additional Interest From Aston Villa

Aston Villa have joined the race for Chelsea’s Nigerian-born attacker, Tammy Abraham, less than 24 hours after Crystal Palace also entered the hunt. Abraham will now have to decide between staying in London and the English Premier League with Palace, or take a step out of the British capital and into the lower division with Villa, who appear equally keen ...

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Onazi Opts To Remain At Trabzonspor

Trabzonspor of Turkey midfielder, Eddy OgenyiOnazi has finally opted to stick with the Turkish Super Lig club into the new season, despite mouth-watering offers coming from some top clubs across Europe. One of the juicy offers was fromSpartak Moscow of Russia, but Onazi is staying put in the Turkish city of Trabzon, as the club has stepped up their efforts ...

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Omeruo In Discussions With Turkish Lig Trio

Super Eagles stopper, Kenneth Omeruo is sure to play once again in Turkey this season, following his commencement of transfer talks with three top clubs in Turkish Super Lig. Though Omeruo was desirous of finally cementing his place at Chelsea of England, he was not registered for this season by The Blues, thereby leaving him with another loan exit from ...

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Community Shield Opens EPL Season With Man.City, Chelsea Clash

Chelsea and Manchester City meet in the FA Community Shield on Sunday. The west London side have been in good form so far this pre-season and they beat Inter Milan 5-4 on penalties in the International Champions Cup after a 1-1 draw on Saturday. Pedro put the west London side ahead in Nice after Alvaro Morata saw his shot saved. ...

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How Chelsea Will Line Up Against Arsenal

Chelsea continue their pre-season preparations this evening when they take on Arsenal in Dublin as Maurizio Sarri looks to make it three wins from three. The Blues have had two impressive opening halves in the matches over Inter Milan and Perth Glory, but are yet to really put a decent full 90 minutes together as Sarri looks to implement his ...

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Tammy Abraham Gains Attention From Crystal Palace

Chelsea of England returnee, Tammy Abraham has attracted summer transfer attention from Crystal Palace, as the London-based side appear eager to revive their romance with Nigerian players. Palace hold credit for having shot his Chelsea teammate, Victor Moses to limelight, at a point the Super Eagles star was still lining out for England at youth level, and their next target ...

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