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African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: John Obi Mikel agrees terms with Middlesbrough

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John Obi Mikel is on the verge of joining Championship club Middlesbrough on a short-term deal after agreeing personal terms.

The Telegraph reports that the move should be completed in the next 24 hours should the Super Eagles midfielder pass his medical.

The Nigeria captain has been in Middlesbrough for the past few days meeting but manager Tony Pulis was initially not interested in signing at first according to Gazette Live.

PSG make €25m offer for Gueye

Paris Saint-Germain have submitted a bid of €25m for Everton’s Idrissa Gueye, according to L’Equipe via SkySports .

With Marco Verratti set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines, Adrien Rabiot excluded from the squad…

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The Stars Group’s PokerStars Caribbean Adventure and PokerStars Players No-Limit Hold’em Championship Combine for a…

TORONTO, January 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ —

The Stars Group (NASDAQ: TSG) (TSX: TSGI) today announced the success of the annual PokerStars Caribbean Adventure (PCA), which immediately followed the first ever PokerStars Players No-limit Hold’em Championship (PSPC), two major live poker tournaments sponsored by its flagship poker brand.

Combined, the PCA and PSPC, which both took place at the Atlantis Resort & Casino in the Bahamas, awarded a total $63 million over 11 days of competition.  

“Together, the PCA and PSPC have set a new standard for live events of this kind,” said Rafi Ashkenazi, Chief Executive Officer of The Stars Group. “These tournaments created many winning moments and exciting stories for our players and staff, particularly for Ramon Colillas, who won over $5…

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African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Kevin-Prince Boateng set to join Barcelona on loan

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Kevin-Prince Boateng set to join Barcelona on loan

Ghana international Kevin-Prince Boateng is close to signing for Barcelona on loan from Sassuolo, according to SkySports.

The fee is reported to be in the region of €2m with an option to buy at €8m with Barcelona ready to complete the move very soon.

The 31-year-old joined Sassuolo from Eintracht Frankfurt last summer and has notched five goals in 15 appearances this season.

Watford in talks for Cornet

Watford have opened talks with Lyon over the availability and signing of Ivorian star Maxwel Cornet, report SkySports.

Cornet has found game time limited in the French Ligue 1 this season starting only three league games so far.

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African Stars out off CAF Confederation Cup

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African stars succumbed to Raja Casablanca’s home ground advantage and was beaten 1-0 in their second leg encounter for the CAF Confederation Cup play off round.
Raja Casablanca will proceed to the group stages of the tournament.
During the first leg clash between the two teams in Windhoek at the Sam Nujoma stadium the final score was a one all draw..

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African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Wellington Phoenix close in on Michael Essien

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Wellington Phoenix close in on Essien

Australian top-flight outfit Wellington Phoenix are close to signing former Chelsea and AC Milan star Michael Essien, per GhanaWeb .

The 36-year-old has been without a club since leaving Indonesian side Persib Bandung last year and both parties are now in advanced negotiations to complete the deal.

Galatasaray are interested in a deal for Swansea City striker Wilfried Bony, according to BBC Sport .

The Turkish club are among a number of overseas clubs considering a January move for the Ivorian star.

Swansea City are open to offers to sell the 30-year-old who is believed to be the club’s highest wage-earner.

Sheffield Wednesday are in…

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African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Cardiff City to sign Niasse loan

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Kamano frustrated by Bordeaux situation

Francois Kamano is frustrated by his lack of playing time at Bordeaux, according to But Football.

Kamano was not listed for the Girondins’ trip to Angers on Tuesday and is said to have expressed his displeasure with his omission.

The Guinea international is having a decent campaign scoring eight goals in 18 games in the Ligue 1 which has made him a target for Monaco and Watford this transfer window.

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Chelsea & Man Utd battle for Wan-Bissaka

Manchester United and Chelsea are set to fight over the signing of Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka this summer, the Mirror claims.

Manchester City also interested in…

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