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Moyes disinterested in Adebayor despite lack of Sunderland attacking depth

Injuries have struck Sunderland up front, but manager David Moyes has turned a Premier League veteran in spite of the team’s struggles.

[ MORE: City’s Kompany sidelined again with another injury… 169 more words

Premier League

Emmanuel Adebayor denies he smoked cigarettes and asked for whisky in Lyon transfer talks

Emmanuel Adebayor has denied bizarre claims that he smoked cigarettes and asked for a shot of whisky during his doomed transfer talks with Lyon.

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AFCON 2017 qualifiers review

The new qualifying format will help improve the quality of the minnows

The fear when the new qualifying format for the Africa Cup of Nations was unveiled was that it would favour the big guns of Africa, that it was essentially a safety blanket to guarantee they qualified for the major tournament, maximising the financial returns. 848 more words

Senegal

Emmanuel Adebayor accuses Lyon of inventing 'ridiculous excuses' to avoid signing him

Former Arsenal, Manchester City and Spurs striker Emmanuel Adebayor has accused Lyon of inventing ‘ridiculous excuses’ to avoid signing him.

The 32-year-old had met Bruno Genesio, the Ligue 1 club’s manager, on Friday to discuss a potential move, with the striker available for free after being released by Crystal Palace in the summer. 309 more words

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Ex-Arsenal striker Emmanuel Adebayor closing in on free transfer to Lyon

Emmanuel Adebayor is set to make a shock return to Champions League football by joining Lyon, reports in France say.

The former Arsenal, Tottenham, Real Madrid and Manchester City striker is without a club after leaving Crystal Palace this summer. 146 more words

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TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY MADNESS--MORNING EDITION

Consider this the morning paper on your front porch, with an evening edition set to arrive later tonight. . .

Newcastle have reached DEFCON Four at least this August 31, otherwise known around the world as TRANSFER DEADLINE DAY. 575 more words

Togo Sports Writers, Adebayor To Honour Keshi With Match

The Sports Writers Association of Togo will play an exhibition game against Emmanuel Adebayor and friends on Sunday in honour of former Hawks coach, Stephen Keshi, 83 more words

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