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Reims are hoping to utilise all available means to retain star striker, Folarin Balogun to the club in the summer transfer window. Balogun who is on loan from Arsenal has light up the French Ligue 1 this season. He is currently the top scorer in the French League having amassed 14 goals and one assist from 21 matches. The 21-year-old would be certain to get various offers in the summer with his prolific form. According to the Sun.co.uk Reims manager, Will Still did inquire to Arsenal if he could sign the striker on a permanent deal in the winter window…

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Former Real Madrid, AS Roma and Italy international Antonio Cassano has said Jose Mourinho has never been a great coach. Mourinho took charge of Roma in July 2021 and delivered their first-ever continental title last year by winning the Europa Conference League. The Rome-based club currently sit third in the table after a 2-1 win over Empoli. But it hasn’t all been plain sailing for Mourinho, who has come under fire for signing older players like ex-Chelsea and Man Utd midfielder Nemanja Matic. Antonio Cassano The 60-year-old has also fallen out with key men including Rick Karsdorp and Nicolo Zaniolo,…

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Super Eagles and Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi could be fit enough and be available for selection to play against Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday, February 11 at King Power Stadium. Ndidi has been sidelined by injury for two weeks and as a result, hasn’t featured in games for the Foxes ever since. He sustained the injury during a training session on January 23. Leicestermercury.co.uk reports that the 26-year-old could make manager Brendan Rodgers’ squad for the next game against Spurs as he participated in recent training sessions with the rest of the team. Also Read -…

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Brazil legend Ronaldinho’s son Joao Mendes has joined the academy of Spanish La Liga giants Barcelona. Ronaldinho, a former Barcelona player, confirmed his son’s move to the current league leaders. Mendes, who turns 18 on February 25, was born in Rio de Janeiro while Romaldinho was on Barca’s books. The teenager spent a number of years at Cruzeiro, who are owned by Ronaldinho’s former international team-mate Ronaldo, before embarking on a trial with Barca in January. Reports in Italy suggested Barcelona president Joan Laporta granted the teenager extra time to impress. And now, according to comments from Ronaldinho himself, it…

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Nigeria’s head coach, José Santos Peseiro has expressed his admration of the country’s U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets after attending their training session at the NFF/FIFA Goal Project pitch, Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja. The Portuguese tactician admitted he was very impressed with the performance of the players, and charged them to keep improving their game as preparations for the Africa U17 Cup of Nations in Algeria hot up. He also admonished players that would eventually be dropped not to be dejected as that would not be the end of their football career. Read Also: Exclusive: Onuachu Will Light…

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