Waldrum cites Chelsea v Liverpool as he discusses Super Falcons' showdown with clinical Bayana Bayana side 
Published: February 27, 2024
Nigeria manager Randy Waldrum has defended his misfiring strikers ahead of April's highly anticipated showdown against South Africa's Bayana Bayana in the fourth round of qualifiers for the 2024 CAF Women's Olympic qualifying tournament.    The Super Falcons  were profligate in front of goal in the...
Deborah Abiodun reacts: Super Falcons to face Bayana Bayana in final phase of Paris 2024 Olympic qualifiers 
Published: February 27, 2024
The Super Falcons will face South Africa's Bayana Bayana in the fourth round of qualifiers for the 2024 CAF Women's Olympic qualifying tournament.    South Africa thrashed Tanzania 4-0 over two legs to set up a meeting with fierce rivals Nigeria in the final round of qualifiers scheduled to hold in Apr...
Three uncapped teenagers who could break into Super Eagles squad before 2026 World Cup
Published: February 27, 2024
The Nigerian national team, fondly known as the Super Eagles, has a rich history of unearthing young talents who go on to become stars on the international stage.   As the next FIFA World Cup in 2026 approaches, several exciting young Nigerian players are already making waves in Europe, and some could potentiall...
Back in the groove: Rangers striker Cyriel Dessers named Scottish Premiership Player of the Week
Published: February 27, 2024
Cyriel Dessers has been recognized for his impressive performance during Rangers' 5-0 rout of Hearts, with football statistics website Whoscored.com naming him as the Scottish Premiership Player of the Week.    The Nigeria international has also been named in the Team of the Week as expected after inspiring...
Race for Victor Osimhen: Chelsea concerned about missing out on African POTY
Published: February 27, 2024
Chelsea are reportedly concerned about missing out on the signature of Nigeria international Victor Osimhen.   Osimhen's possible departure from Napoli at the end of this season is one of the highly anticipated transfer sagas of the summer transfer window considering that he is on the radar of French Ligue 1...
Kickoff to profit mastering football betting with Tedbet
Published: February 27, 2024
Football betting is a thrilling and dynamic aspect of sports gambling that attracts millions of enthusiasts worldwide. Whether you're a seasoned bettor or a newcomer to the world of sports wagering, understanding the fundamentals of football betting is crucial for success. In this section, we'll delve into the ...
'Didn't give Rashford a kick' - PL all-time top scorer Shearer hails Bassey for pocketing Man Utd striker
Published: February 27, 2024
Premier League's record goalscorer, Alan Shearer has given Calvin Bassey a huge compliment for his impressive performance during Fulham's 2-1 win over Manchester United last weekend, noting that the Nigeria central defender kept Marcus Rashford in check.    After 1,456 minutes without a goal for the Cot...
Fulham midfielder Iwobi named in PL TOTW alongside Arsenal and Man City stars
Published: February 27, 2024
Super Eagles midfielder Alex Iwobi has been named in Whoscored.com's Premier League Team of the Week having played a pivotal role in Fulham's 2-1 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday.   The Hale End Academy product was named alongside Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka and Manchester City star ...
Who is Sylvester Jasper? The Fulham product observed by Peseiro; insists he's good enough for Super Eagles
Published: February 27, 2024
Sylvester Jasper, a name that might not ring a bell for the casual football fan, was recently monitored by Nigerian national team coach, Jose Peseiro during Benfica's 4-0 win over Portimonense in a Liga Portugal clash.    Born in England, Jasper's story is one of rich tapestry, woven with threads of th...
Medical update: Porto's Super Eagles LB Zaidu operated on by Cristiano Ronaldo's most trusted doctor
Published: February 27, 2024
Through their official website, Porto have released a medical update on Nigeria international Zaidu Sanusi, stating that  the fullback was operated on his left knee on Monday, February 26 at Hospital São Francisco do Porto, in a surgery led by Prof. José Carlos Noronha.    The Primeira Liga giants added that...
'It was hard watching AFCON from home' - Udinese GK Okoye makes himself available for Super Eagles recall 
Published: February 27, 2024
Former Watford shot-stopper Maduka Okoye is eyeing a recall to the Super Eagles after missing the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations.   Okoye hasn't featured for Nigeria since committing a howler in a round of 16 clash against Tunisia at the 2021 AFCON which led to the country's exit from the tournament.   ...
'Wants to score a lot of goals' - Ex-Arsenal striker Lacazette backs Gift Orban to rediscover his scoring boots 
Published: February 27, 2024
Former Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has expressed his support for Gift Orban who has been the subject of criticism for his attitude since joining Lyon last month.   Orban joined the French giants from KAA Gent in the January transfer window but has not impressed, failing to find the back of the net in all...
Fulham's Nigeria star Bassey joins Arsenal and Liverpool defenders in BBC Team of the Week 
Published: February 27, 2024
Calvin Bassey  has been recognized for his outstanding performance during Fulham's 2-1 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford this past weekend, with BBC football pundit Garth Crooks naming the versatile defender in his Team of the Week.   After 1,456 minutes without finding the net for the Cottagers...
PL2: Celtic-reared striker Sule comes off bench to net brace for West Brom in 3-0 win against Arsenal 
Published: February 26, 2024
Celtic-reared center forward Eseosa Sule was the hero for West Brom as they beat Arsenal 3-0 in a Premier League 2 encounter at Keys Park in Staffordshire on Monday night.    Sule, 17, ended his ten-year association with Scottish Premiership champions Celtic in February 2023 and signed a professional contract w...
Nottingham Forest boss hints Super Eagles' AFCON star will miss Manchester United clash 
Published: February 26, 2024
Nottingham Forest head coach Nuno Espirito Santo has suggested that he will not have at his disposal 2023 Africa Cup of Nations star Ola Aina on Wednesday night when his side take on Manchester United in the fifth round of the Emirates FA Cup.   Aina returned from Africa Cup of Nations duty with an injury, which...