Iwobi, Iheanacho & Ndidi Named Among Top 50 U21 Players In The World
Published: September 22, 2017
There are three Nigeria representatives on L'Equipe's ranking of the top 50 players born after 1 January 1996.The reputable French sports daily has published a list of the most promising up-and-coming players in the world, with Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi and Leicester City stars Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho inclu...
Ahmed Musa Bags Two Assists As Leicester City Beat Chelsea 2-0 In PL2
Published: September 22, 2017
Ahmed Musa was a surprise inclusion in Leicester City U23s match day squad for their Premier League 2 clash versus Chelsea at Holmes Park (Leicester, Leicestershire) on Friday night.Due to his lack of first team opportunities, the Nigeria international participated in tonight's fixture in a bid to improve his match fit...
Okocha Backing Oscarine To Win Puskas Award Ahead Of Arsenal, Man Utd Stars
Published: September 22, 2017
Speaking after football's governing body, Fifa, announced the ten-goal shortlist for the FIFA Puskás Award, former Nigeria captain Austin Okocha is backing Baroka FC goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke to win the prestigious award.The South African goalkeeper made international headlines when he scored an overhead kick in th...
Arsenal Loanee Kelechi Nwakali Makes Full Debut For VVV Venlo
Published: September 22, 2017
Nigerian wonderkid Kelechi Nwakali made his full debut for VVV Venlo in their 3-0 thrashing of Blauw Geel '38 in the first round of the KNVB Beker on Thursday night.The Arsenal loanee played the full game with 1,850 spectators watching at Prins Willem Alexander Sportpark (Veghel).Before yesterday's match, Nwakali appea...
Leicester City Coach Gives Rohr Positive News On Iheanacho's Fitness
Published: September 22, 2017
Leicester City coach Craig Shakespeare has provided a positive update on the fitness of Kelechi Iheanacho ahead of Nigeria's World Cup qualifier against Zambia in about two weeks time.The Foxes number eight has started only one game this season for club and country, last weekend's 1-1 draw at Huddersfield Town, due to ...
Watford Confirm Shirt Numbers For Two Nigerian Strikers Ahead Of New WSL2 Season
Published: September 22, 2017
Watford Ladies have confirmed squad numbers ahead of the start of the 2017-18 FA Women's Super League 2 season.England U19 international Rinsola Babajide will suit up with the number eleven shirt, while Adekite Fatuga-Dada will play with the number 34 kit.Babajide is well known in these parts for scoring fourteen goals...
(Photo Confirmation) : Former Barcelona Striker Shakes Hands With Paykan Tehran FC
Published: September 22, 2017
With a statement on their official webpage, Iranian Pro League outfit Paykan FC have announced the signing of Nigeria international Ezekiel Bassey.The financial terms and length of contract signed by the 21-year-old striker have not been disclosed by The Car Makers.At the end of the 2016-2017 campaign, Ezekiel had to r...
Prolific Striker Of Nigerian Parentage Named TO USA U17 World Cup Roster
Published: September 22, 2017
Promising Toronto striker of Nigerian parentage Ayo Akinola will show off his skills when the FIFA U17 World Cup begins in India on October 6, 2017.The 17-year-old is among the six strikers included in John Hackworth's US national team roster for the 2017 Under-17 World Cup.Prior to making the step up to United States ...
Manager Who Recommended Ovie Ejaria To Liverpool Returns To Club
Published: September 22, 2017
Liverpool have officially confirmed that Michael Beale has returned to Liverpool FC's Academy setup in the role of head of coaching for the foundation phase. Beale recommended former Golden Eaglets trainee Ovie Ejaria to Liverpool after he did not sign scholarship forms with Arsenal in 2014, and the midfielder agreed t...
(Photo Confirmation) Versatile Midfielder Extends Contract With Liverpool
Published: September 22, 2017
Through official channels, Liverpool have informed that Wales international Sophie Ingle, 26, has penned a new contract with Liverpool Ladies.The versatile midfielder has been rewarded with a new deal, two years after joining Liverpool from Bristol Academy.Ingle told the official website of Liverpool : ''I  am thrille...
Zambia Add Six Players To Roster For World Cup Qualifier Vs Nigeria
Published: September 22, 2017
Zambia coach Wedson Nyirenda has added six more players to an initial list of 20 players summoned to a training camp ahead of their crucial World Cup qualifier against Nigeria at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium.Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos), Mike Katiba, Diamond Chikwekwe, Jack Chirwa (Green Buffaloes), Larry...
Nigerians React To England U21 Star Tammy Abraham Snubbing Super Eagles
Published: September 22, 2017
Several Nigerians were disappointed after Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham pledged his allegiance to England over Nigeria at senior international level.The Nigeria Football Federation put the cart before the horse when they broke the news via their official Twitter account and the post was retweeted 864 times, claiming th...
Nigeria Face Ghana In WAFU Cup Of Nations Final
Published: September 22, 2017
Day 11 of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations set up a titanic clash for the final of the tournament where two African powerhouses will go head-to-head when Ghana meet Nigeria at Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Sunday, September 24.Day 11, Thursday, September 21, was semifinal day and saw both the Super Eagles and the Black Star...
Abraham Distances Himself From Reports He Has Pledged Future To Nigeria
Published: September 21, 2017
Tammy Abraham has moved quickly to dismiss reports that he has pledged his international future to Nigeria ahead of the country of his birth England.The Nigeria Football Federation had informed on Thursday, September 21 that they are closer to securing the services of the Chelsea loanee after a meeting with the player ...
Super Eagles Player Ratings : Ali, Okpotu, Ifeanyi Shining Lights
Published: September 21, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com runs the rule over  the Super Eagles players in their 1-0 win over Benin Republic on Thursday, September 21.The Starters Ikechukwu Ezenwa 6/10The goalkeeper showed great deal of composure behind the sticks.Osas Okoro 6/10The right-back struggled at times but he pushed forward when needed.Emmanuel ...