RADAMEL Falcao is running out of time to convince Manchester United to commit to a £43.2 million deal to sign the forward permanently next summer.
The 28-year-old, currently on a season-long loan at Old Trafford from AS Monaco, has struggled to find fitness at United since arriving at the club at the end of the summer transfer window.
Chelsea will face Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 of the Champions League, while Manchester City have been handed an equally tricky tie against Spanish giants Barcelona.
Desire Oparanozie scored twice as En Avant De Guingamp beat struggling Saint Etienne 4-2 in a week 13 French Feminine Division 1 encounter.
Manchester City starlet, Kelechi Iheanacho is expected to lead Nigeria’s under-20s to Senegal for the 2015 Africa Under-20 Championships.
Iheanacho will be joined by eight other overseas-based stars as coach Manu Garba looks to replicate the success he achieved with the current generation of Nigerian youngsters at under-17 level just over a year ago.
The Nigeria Football Federation will grant the request of the Nigerian Under-23 coach Samson Siasia and organize European friendly matches for the team ahead of the All Africa Games qualifiers.
Brown Ideye started this first game since September against local rival Aston Villa this weekend, but is still yet to find the back of the net in the Premier League.
This summer he became Albion’s all-time record signing, and there was a lot of pressure on his shoulders to bag the goals to keep The Baggies in the division, and to help them progress up the league.
BARCELONA head coach, Luis Enrique believes his side have drawn one of the main contenders to win the Champions League in Manchester City.
A 2-0 win over Roma on matchday six sent City into the knockout stage and they were handed a repeat of last season’s last-16 clash in Monday’s draw when they were paired with Group F winners Barca.
MONACO midfielder, Jeremy Toulalan believes that his side have a “50-50” chance of eliminating Arsenal from the Champions League.
MONACO boss, Leonardo Jardim believes Arsenal’s greater experience makes them favourites for the sides’ Champions League last-16 tie.
The Nigeria Football Federation will get a ‘technical kit sponsor’ to kit the national teams, with their contract with current kit sponsors, Adidas set to run out on December 31, SL10.ng has been told.