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Zidane : This Was Real Madrid's Best Match Since My Return.

Zidane has labelled Real Madrid 's 1-0 win over Sevilla as the team's best performance since he returned as coach in March.

He spoke in the press room at the Sánchez-Pizjuán after Real Madrid’s win over Sevilla:
“We’re happy because we played the full 90 minutes at a high level at a difficult place. This is a group win and I’m happy for all the players. Sevilla have done well since the beginning of the season and we have to congratulate the players”.

Karim Benzema's header saw Los Blancos take all three points away from Seville and the coach was exhilarated with the reaction to the midweek drawback.

Next match against Osasuna
“We’re going to play another game on Wednesday and every one is different. On Wednesday we will try to play with intensity and go out to win the game from the start. Now we have to rest and congratulate the players because they have given everything out on the field and I'm happy”.

Hazard, James and Bale’s defensive work
“We know we can do more i…

Buhari Orders Immediate Evacuation of 640 Nigerians from South Africa.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday 9th of september 2019 ordered the evacuation of Nigerian nationals from the xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

 He directed the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, to monitor the measures the South African government would take to end the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians by further engaging the “appropriate authorities.”

 The President also gave clear instructions that Nigerians willing to return home should be evacuated from South Africa with immediate effect.

 The President took the decisions when he received  the report of the special envoy he sent last week to his South African counterpart, President Cyril Ramaphosa.

 The Presidency, in a statement on Monday in Abuja, said the special envoy, who is the Director-General, National Intelligence Agency, Ahmed Rufai-Abubakar, returned to Nigeria after the assignment and had submitted his report to the President.

It said Rufai-Ababukar was in Pretoria from Thursday to Saturday. While …