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Napoli want Osimhen

Serie A club Napoli are closing in on a deal to sign Nigeria forward Victor Osimhen from Ligue 1 side Lille this summer. Napoli according to transfer market expert Nicolo Schira are in advanced talks with Osimhen and are ready to offer the young forward a five-year contract. The Partenopei’s president Aurelio

Commentators must address racial bias

There is "evident bias" in some football commentary relating to the skin tone of players, according to a new study. In 80 televised games analysed across four European leagues, including the Premier League, players with a lighter skin tone were praised more often for their intelligence and work ethic. Meanwhile, those with

Colin Kapernick lifes story to be adapted by netflix

The story of NFL star and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick’s early years is being made into a documentary. The six-part series entitled 'Colin in Black & White' will be shown on streaming service Netflix. Kaepernick, 32, became a symbol in the fight against racial injustice when he kneeled in protest during

Buffon extends his contract

Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has signed a year-long contract extension with the Serie A leaders. The former Italy international, who will be 43 when his new deal expires, returned to Juventus in 2019 after a season at Paris St-Germain. Buffon has made more than 500 league appearances for Juventus since joining the

Burnley win to leap frog Arsenal on the table

Burnley boss Sean Dyche said he remains committed to the club after they boosted their hopes of qualifying for Europe with victory at Crystal Palace. The Clarets have had a challenging time since lockdown, with the failure to extend a number of first-team players' contracts meaning Dyche has only been able