Brown Ideye : My Wife Is Like One Of My Managers
Published: December 19, 2014
West Brom striker Brown Ideye says he is usually rated by his wife and questioned by his son after every game for The Baggies. The Nigeria international has been under pressure from the fans to justify the £10million transfer fee West Brom paid to acquire him from Dynamo Kiev this summer.“My wife is like o...
Fifa Ranking : Falcons Remain Finest Team In Africa
Published: December 19, 2014
African champions, the Falcons of Nigeria, have climbed three places in the year end Fifa ranking for women.Nigeria are in the 32nd position in the global ranking compared to the last quarter that they occupied the 35th position.The Falcons are the top team in Africa followed by Ghana, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea and S...
Exclusive : Alhaji Gero Happy To Sign Three - Year Contract With Viborg
Published: December 19, 2014
Former Flying Eagles forward Alhaji Gero has put an end to speculation surrounding his future by penning a three - year deal with Danish First Division club Viborg.The 21 - year - old had been on the books of another Scandinavian team, Osters, for the past 16 months, but he had to seek greener pastures elsewhere after ...
Saddam Auta Michael Scores Again For Flying Eagles In Test Game
Published: December 19, 2014
The Flying Eagles thrashed Highlanders 10 - 0 in their last scrimmage before the Christmas break.Once again, El-Cruzero starlet Saddam Auta Michael showed why he had been on the wishlist of some teams in the Serie A in 2013 after netting for the third straight game on the bounce. The Nigeria Under 20s went into the bre...
Joel Obi Delighted With Progress At Inter Milan
Published: December 19, 2014
Speaking at a gathering, Nigeria international Joel Obi has been encouraging the players representing the youth team of Inter Milan, pointing out that he was promoted to the main squad after distinguishing himself.The ex NEPA Lagos youth - teamer spent five years playing for Inter Milan’s academy teams before he ...
Emmanuel Emenike : I Am Not Selfish
Published: December 19, 2014
In an interview with Turkish media, Fenerbahce attacker Emmanuel Emenike has insisted that he is not after personal glory, saying that he would pass to teammates if they are in a better position to score.Remember that the Nigeria international was recently criticized by the Yellow Canaries supremo Aziz Yildirim for was...
Chigozie Udoji Nominated For Goal Of The Season Award
Published: December 19, 2014
Chigozie Udoji’s strike in the 14th round of matches in the Belarus topflight is one of the 15 goals that has been nominated for the Goal of the Season by the official website of Dynamo Minsk. The ex Bulgaria youth international scored after 55 minutes at the Stadyen Traktar as the capital side defeated ...
Hapoel Petah Tikva Working On Deal To Sign Maccabi Tel Aviv Talent Kehinde Olanrewaju
Published: December 19, 2014
Israeli Premier League side Hapoel Petah Tikva want to add some fresh blood to their attack, and have beamed their searchlight on Maccabi Tel Aviv loanee Kehinde Olanrewaju.One.co.il says Hapoel Petah Tikva will have to pay at least 16,500 Euros to snap him up from Hapoel Afula, where he is on loan until the end of thi...
Arsenal Prospect Semi Ajayi Shows His True Colours
Published: December 18, 2014
Arsenal center back Semi Ajayi has expressed his desire to play for the national team of Nigeria even though he remains eligible to defend the colours of England.Per Fifa rules, the 21 - year - old can turn out for England as his caps for Nigeria’s Under 21 team were earned in friendly matches.However, reports su...
Ex Switzerland Youth Teamer Steven Ukoh Pledges International Future To Nigeria
Published: December 18, 2014
Steven Archibong Effiong Ukoh has been permitted by Fifa to switch his international allegiance to Nigeria after representing the youth teams of Switzerland in the past. Born in Switzerland 23 years ago to parents who are both from Nigeria, Ukoh chalked up 43 appearances for Switzerland’s age - grade teams before...
Ikechukwu Uche Extends Villarreal Contract Until 2017
Published: December 18, 2014
Through official channels, La Liga side Villarreal have informed the public that they have extended the contract of Ikechukwu Uche until the summer of 2017. Ikechukwu Uche Extends Villarreal Contract Until 2017 With the 30 - year - old’s old deal with the Yellow Submarine set to expire on June 30, 2015, ...
Emem Eduok Amused By Lies That He Has Agreed With Esperance
Published: December 18, 2014
Contrary to circulating reports, Dolphins of Port Harcourt goal poacher Emem Eduok is nowhere near Tunisia after all.It had earlier been reported that the Super Eagles invitee arrived Tunisia on Wednesday to pen a two - year deal with Esperance.But Emem Eduok, who is holidaying in Uyo, was amused reading in the local m...
Exclusive : Premier League Clubs On Red Alert For Enugu Rangers Defender Sane Pape Ousmane
Published: December 18, 2014
According to leaks gathered by allnigeriasoccer.com’s editorial staff, everything is pointing to the fact that the management of Enugu Rangers wants  Sane Pape Ousmane to remain with the club next term.The Senegalese defender was issued  a return ticket before he departed for his homeland two weeks ago....
David Alaba Named Best Footballer In Austria Again
Published: December 18, 2014
For the fourth year running, Bayern Munich wing - back David Alaba has been named the best footballer in Austria.To scoop the award, the Austria international, who has Nigerian blood flowing in his veins, beat FC Salzburg duo Jonatan Soriano and Kevin Kampl.“A huge thanks to the coaches who have voted for me. Of...
Nigeria Drop One Place In Year End Fifa Ranking
Published: December 18, 2014
On Thursday morning, the official website of Fifa published the ranking of National Teams for the year ended 2014.Soon - to - be deposed African champions, the Super Eagles,  fell one place in the global ranking compared to their position in November, meaning they are now in 43rd spot.In the continental ranking, N...