Liverpool 1-2 Sevilla: Yasser Larouci escapes serious injury after red-card tackle (BBC)

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp was thankful teenage left-back Yasser Larouci did not appear to be seriously injured after being “hit full throttle” by Sevilla defender Joris Gnagon’s horrendous red-card tackle on a hot-headed night in sweltering Boston. Sevilla were annoyed…

Egypt coach: Salah can win Ballon d’Or if…(Punch)

Coach Javier Aguirre claims Mohamed Salah is a certainty to win the Ballon d’Or if Egypt triumph at the Africa Cup of Nations. The 27-year-old capped a remarkable first two years with Liverpool by lifting the Champions League last month…

This is how Nigeria has been colonised by European football – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Millions of Nigerian ball fans are in tears now that the European football season is over. These madcap fans cannot just have enough of the English Premier League. Time was when Surulere, Lagos was known as the sports-city on account…

Liverpool hero Mark Lawrenson thinks Jurgen Klopp needs to strengthen in two areas this summer (Metro)

Liverpool are not expected to have a busy summer in the transfer market after their Champions League success, but Mark Lawrenson has picked out two areas of the pitch where they could strengthen. The Reds enjoyed a sensational campaign which…

How Egyptian fans celebrated Salah’s goal, Liverpool win (Punch)

Egyptian football fans were overjoyed on Saturday as Liverpool were crowned European champions after winning 2-0 against their English counterparts Tottenham Hotspur. Coming in as favourites, the Reds sealed the win and their sixth European Cup in a grinding game…

*Traders in tears as government demolished Agboju Market Festac (NewTelegraph) *Firm boosts broadband penetration with free Wi-Fi (Guardian)

Traders in tears as government demolished Agboju Market Festac (NewTelegraph) It was a like a war torn area at Agboju Market in Festac Town, Lagos, when the government moved in with two bulldozers and demolished the over 40-year-old market in…

Champions League final: Liverpool and Spurs fans descend on Madrid (BBC)

Thousands of Liverpool and Tottenham fans have descended on Madrid for the Champions League final. The two Premier League sides will meet at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium today, Saturday, June 1. Many fans spent Friday making long, last-minute journeys from…

Liverpool will be ‘knackered mentally and physically’ in Champions League final, reckons Paul Ince (Metro)

Liverpool may have ‘exhausted themselves’ ahead of the Champions League final, leaving them prone to an upset against Tottenham, believes Paul Ince. The Reds eventually fell just short in an epic Premier League title race with Manchester City, missing out…

5 things to look forward to at the UCL finals

Even if we don’t have a Champions League Final this year, football fans will still remember the 2018/2019 UCL as one of the very best seasons of Tuesday & Wednesday night football. Many are already calling it the “UCL of…

Theresa May’s football skills are nearly as bad as her dancing (Metro)

It’s fair to say Theresa May has had a stressful few months, so who could blame her for wanting to blow off a bit of steam? The Prime Minister looked as though she didn’t have a care in the world…

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