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Have a chic pregnancy with these ankara maternity styles

Pregnancy is a magical and exciting time in every woman’s life, and even though most of your efforts will be directed towards preparing for birth and being a mother, there is no reason for you to give up on fashion. The truth is that pregnancy is a great time to show your sense of style…



LIVE: Manchester United vs Burton Albion

West Brom 1 Manchester City 2: Sane at the double amid fresh Gundogan fears Manchester City’s win over West Brom in the EFL Cup was inspired by Leroy Sane and Ilkay Gundogan but might have come at a price. Leroy Sane’s brace gave Manchester City a battling 2-1 win at West Brom in the third…



Wilfried Bony likely to start against Watford, claims Swansea's Clement

Having impressed against Reading in the English League Cup, the Cote d’Ivoire forward is expected to be handed a starter’s role against the Hornets Swansea City manager Paul Clement has disclosed that Wilfried Bony could be handed a starting role when his men face Watford on Saturday. Since his return from Manchester City during the…



Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on target in Dortmund victory over Hamburg

The 28-year-old striker was on the scorer’s sheet as the Black and Yellows defeated the Red shorts at the Volksparkstadion Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was on target in Borussia Dortmund’s 3-0 victory over Hamburg in a German Bundesliga game on Wednesday. The visitors took the lead through Shinji Kagawa in the 24th minute after a great feed…



Casemiro urges Real Madrid to stay calm after shock Real Betis loss

The midfielder has called for composure despite the fact the Blancos have now slipped seven points behind rivals Barcelona Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro urged his team to stay calm as he ignored Barcelona’s seven-point advantage in La Liga after his side’s shock loss to Real Betis. Zinedine Zidane’s men were stunningly beaten 1-0 at the…



Zidane not worried after Madrid lose ground on Barca

The reigning La Liga champions have slipped seven points behind leaders and rivals Barcelona but their coach is not concerned Zinedine Zidane called for calm after Real Madrid’s shock loss at home to Real Betis, insisting there is nothing to be worried about amid the La Liga champions’ stuttering title defence. Madrid’s woes at the…



Bundesliga Twitter mocks Christian Pulisic’s failed celebration

The Borussia Dortmund attacker’s goal celebration didn’t go as planned against Hamburg and the league’s social media account took notice Christian Pulisic had a pretty good day in Borussia Dortmund’s 3-0 win over Hamburg on Wednesday, but a little awkward moment meant it wasn’t quite perfect. The attacker, who celebrated his 19th birthday Monday and…



Atletico Madrid close to an agreement with Chelsea for Diego Costa

The Blues are close to an arrangement with the Spanish club over the sale of their striker after months of negotiations Atletico Madrid are close to agreeing a deal with Chelsea for Diego Costa and it could end up being a loan move with an obligation to buy him for around £35 million as a breakthrough…



Real Madrid team news: Ronaldo makes first appearance of La Liga season

The Portuguese star will start against Real Betis, having served his five-game suspension for shoving the referee during the Supercopa de Espana Cristiano Ronaldo is in the line-up for Real Madrid’s match against Real Betis, marking his first appearance of the La Liga season after serving a five-match suspension. Ronaldo, who received the ban for…



Home stand has Atlanta looking like a contender in MLS

The expansion side has moved into new digs, using a long home stand and a devastating attack to find their best form ahead of the playoffs Just under a month ago, Atlanta United was in the middle of run that could well have derailed its season. Now, the club looks ready to make a deep playoff push….



AITEO Sponsorship: Rumbles in Nigerian media

The biggest cash injection into Nigerian football in recent years has generated a lot of talk in recent days as the media wants more out of the deal When oil company AITEO Group agreed an $8.2million five years deal with the Nigeria Football Federation in April, it was hailed as the biggest sponsorship intervention in…



'We have to stay calm' – Madrid captain Ramos believes deficit can be overturned

Despite his side falling 1-0 to Real Betis and going seven points adrift of Barcelona, the defender was in no mood to panic Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos said he is refusing to panic after the La Liga champions were stunned by Real Betis and lost ground on leaders Barcelona. It was a night to…



10-year-old Somtochukwu killed during Imo market demolition buried amid tears (photos)

– Somtochukwu Ibeanus who was killed during Market demolition in Imo has been buried – The 10-year-old was buried at his family house in Anambra – The Imo state government promised to honour him Somtochukwu Ibeanusi who was killed by a stray bullet during the demolition of the Eke Ukwu market in Owerri, the capital…



Record-breaker Rashford can become a Manchester United great

The England striker continued his great run of form in front of goal in the 4-0 Carabao Cup victory over Burton Albion Manchester United strolled to victory in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday, with Marcus Rashford netting two early goals and later grabbing an assist in the 4-0 over Burton Albion at Old Trafford. The…



Mourinho praises 'extremely professional' showing from Manchester United

The hard-nosed efficiency demonstrated by his side in beating Burton Albion was gratifying for the Portuguese manager Man Jose Mourinho lauded Manchester United’s professionalism after they began their EFL Cup defence with a comfortable 4-1 win over Burton Albion. Hosting a Championship side showing nine changes from their weekend fixture hardly represented the strongest challenge…



Paulinho: I had nothing to prove to my critics

The midfielder was in bullish mood after scoring his second goal for Barcelona and insisted he is not interested in proving his doubters wrong After making a blistering start to his Barcelona career, midfielder Paulinho is adamant he is not motivated by silencing his critics.  The 29-year-old scored his second goal for the club in…



Athletic Bilbao 1 Atletico Madrid 2: Correa and Carrasco strike in second-half surge

Angel Correa and Yannick Carrasco struck as Atletico Madrid battled to victory over Athletic Bilbao, for whom Aritz Aduriz missed a penalty. Atletico Madrid continued their unbeaten start to LaLiga with an impressive 2-1 away win over Athletic Bilbao, who were left to rue Aritz Aduriz’s missed penalty with the game goalless. Two second-half goals sealed victory for…



Joy Odama's murder: Nigeria police are wicked and callous – Governor Ayade fumes

– The death of a young lady identified as Joy Odama, has left her family in pain and sadness – The police has been accused of trying to bury the issue without getting justice for the deceased – An Abuja-based NGO, Basic Rights Enlightenment Foundation and the Cross River state government has promised to see…



Napoli set club first in win over Lazio

A 4-1 victory over Lazio means the club have managed 10 straight victories in Serie A for the first time in their history Juventus have been the dominant force in Serie A in recent years, but they might finally have a club ready to give them a run for their money this season. Napoli picked…



Real Madrid 0 Real Betis 1: Ronaldo's return ruined as Sanabria stuns LaLiga champions

An injury-time header from Antonio Sanabria saw Real Betis snatch a dramatic 1-0 victory away to Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo’s LaLiga return ended in a shock defeat as Antonio Sanabria scored in the last minute of injury time to snatch a 2-1 win for Real Betis away to Real Madrid.  Making his first Liga appearance…



Sane shines but Man City hit by fresh Gundogan set-back

The Blues made it through to the fourth round of the League Cup thanks to two fine Sane goals, but must wait to discover extent of Gundogan’s injury Manchester City made it into the fourth round of the League Cup by beating West Brom on Wednesday night, but will be concerned about another injury set-back…



Simeone lauds 'different class' Griezmann

The France striker was back to his best for Atletico Madrid in their 2-1 La Liga win over Athletic Bilbao, according to his manager Diego Simeone hailed Antoine Griezmann as “different class” following Atletico Madrid’s 2-1 La Liga victory over Athletic Bilbao. Griezmann put in a superb individual display in Wednesday’s clash at San Mames, assisting…



'He is available now' – Wenger ready to give Wilshere more chances with Arsenal

The Gunners boss believes the midfielder is ready to play again after he impressed in in the club’s win over Doncaster Rovers Jack Wilshere’s performance in his first start for Arsenal since May 2016 left Arsene Wenger convinced that the midfielder is ready for a return to Premier League action. The 25-year-old was influential throughout…



Real Madrid's goal streak comes to shocking end in loss to Real Betis

Los Blancos failed to score for the first time in nearly two years, while failing to win in their last three home matches Real Madrid failed to score a goal for the first time in 512 days after Real Betis handed Zinedine Zidane’s side a 1-0 loss in La Liga on Wednesday night. Los Blancos…



Conte confirms Luiz will be fit to face Atletico Madrid

The Brazilian defender apparently suffered a fractured wrist against Arsenal at the weekend, but his manager believes he will soon he back Chelsea boss Antonio Conte eased fears over David Luiz’s wrist injury by insisting the defender will be fit for the trip to Atletico Madrid next week. The Brazilian reportedly fractured his wrist after colliding…