Leicester City’s Riyad Mahrez wins BBC African Player of the Year after beating Yaya Toure and Sadio Mane

Riyad Mahrez has been named BBC African Player of the Year after an incredible 12 months which included winning the Premier League. Leicester City and Algeria winger Mahrez was announced as the winner on Monday evening, beating competition which included fellow Premier League players including Sadio Mane, Yaya Toure and Andre Ayew. Mahrez played a

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Dede Ayew gives West Ham an early boost after returning to training

Record West Ham United singing, Andre Dede Ayew has handed the club an early return from injury after he started running in training this week. The Ghana international suffered a thigh injury last month on his debut during the Hammers opening English Premier League match at Chelsea. He has been making progress alongside Aaron Cresswell

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City beat United in Manchester derby

Pep Guardiola condemned old foe Jose Mourinho to his first defeat as Manchester United manager as Manchester City emerged triumphant from a pulsating, end-to-end derby encounter. The eyes of the sporting world were focused on Old Trafford as two of the world’s most high-profile managers renewed hostilities on Saturday lunchtime, having endured a frosty, tempestuous

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