Liverpool GK Adrian Names His Former Club Chief At Betis As Best Nigerian Player He Has Seen
Published: March 24, 2020
Liverpool goalkeeper Adrián San Miguel has picked Champions League winner George Finidi as the best Nigerian player he has seen. The 33-year-old previously played on the same Real Betis team as Nosa Igiebor, West Ham team as Victor Moses and Emmanuel Emenike, and has come up against the likes of Peter Odemwingie, ...
Manchester United Hero Ferdinand Hails Partnership Between Saka And Teenage Brazilian Sensation
Published: March 24, 2020
Legendary Manchester United central defender Rio Ferdinand has hailed the partnership between Anglo-Nigerian starlet Bukayo saka and teenage Brazilian sensation Gabriel Martinelli. Ferdinand cited the game against Bournemouth as an example when the two 18-year-olds combined for the opening goal scored by the Gunners. ...
Two Super Eagles Stars Crack List Of Top Six Interceptors Europe's Big Five Leagues
Published: March 24, 2020
Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi and Paderborn left-back Jamilu Collins have cracked a list of top six interceptors (per game) in the big five European Leagues consisting of English Premier League, French Ligue 1, German Bundesliga, Italian Serie A and Spanish La Liga. According to statistics sourced from Who...
Coronavirus : Galatasaray's Onyekuru Sends Get Well Message To Legendary Coach Terim
Published: March 24, 2020
Monaco loanee Henry Onyekuru has sent a get well message to legendary Galatasaray coach Fatih Terim after he tested positive for coronavirus. The 66-year-old football tactician who is in his fourth stint as coach of the Super Lig giants revealed on Monday that he had tested positive for Covid-19. In a message po...
Stoke City-Owned Etebo, Porto Loanee Awaziem May Have Loan Deals Extended Due To Enforced Break
Published: March 24, 2020
There is a chance that the Spanish La Liga will go on well beyond June 30th, as opposed to the earlier closing date due to the Covid-19 enforced break and this could mean prolonged loan spells for two Super Eagles stars plying their trade in the top flight.Well respected Spanish football publication Marca is reporting ...
Ighalo Double Nominated For Manchester United's Goal Of The Month For March
Published: March 23, 2020
Odion Ighalo has been double-nominated for Manchester United's Goal of the Month for March 2020. The official website of the Red Devils has unveiled a shortlist of ten goals for the best goal scored by a Manchester United player across all levels, including the first team, women's team, U18s and U23s. Ighalo faces...
Arsenal's Premier League Top Tacklers Since 2010 : Saka The Second Best This Season
Published: March 23, 2020
Through their official website arsenal.com, Arsenal have listed their top five tacklers from the past ten Premier League seasons. During the period under review, three Nigerian players Alex Iwobi, Chuba Akpom and Bukayo Saka featured for Arsenal in the Premier League but only one of the aforementioned Hale End Acad...
Europa League Team Of The Season So Far : Two Nigerian Players Make List
Published: March 23, 2020
Two Nigerian players in Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka and Partizan Belgrade's Umar Sadiq have been named to the Europa League Team of the Season so far by football statistics website Whoscored. While Arsenal surprisingly failed to progress to the last sixteen of the competition after losing to Olympiakos via the way go...
Samuel Kalu Is Nigeria's Top Dribbler Europe Top 5 Leagues, Ahead Of Aina, Chukwueze
Published: March 23, 2020
According to statistics sourced from Whoscored.com, allnigeriasoccer.com can reveal that Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu is the highest ranked Nigerian dribbler in Europe's top five leagues comprising of La Liga, English Premier League, German Bundesliga, Italian Serie A and French Ligue 1. The Bordeaux number ...
Nigeria Football Federation Set To Battle Netherlands For Another Zirkzee
Published: March 23, 2020
The Nigeria Football Federation are set to battle their Dutch counterparts for Feyenoord Rotterdam wonderkid Jordan Zirkzee, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The 2005-born Jordan Zirkzee holds dual nationality and is qualified to play for both the African and European powerhouses and his international future is certai...
Coronavirus : Ex-Liverpool Starlet Adekanye Will Not Resume Training With Lazio March 23
Published: March 23, 2020
Former Liverpool youth-teamer Bobby Adekanye and other first team players at Lazio will not resume training with The Biancocelesti on Monday, March 23, the Italian Serie A club have officially announced. "The resumption of training, previously set for Monday 23 March, was in fact postponed until a later date," Lazi...
'Things Are Getting Worse All Over The World' - Ex-Rangers Striker Sadiq On Covid-19 Pandemic
Published: March 23, 2020
Former Glasgow Rangers striker Umar Sadiq has urged everyone to stay at home in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Having spent time with Roma before sealing a permanent transfer to Partizan Belgrade, Sadiq is aware of what is happening in Italy, the country worst hit by the virus with the death toll exceeding fi...
Arsenal To Consider Flogging Bosnia Star As Arteta Set To Place His Trust In Bukayo Saka
Published: March 23, 2020
Premier League side Arsenal will consider selling Bosnia international Sead Kolasinac in the summer transfer window. according to reports. Football.London says the Gunners are likely to be busy when the transfer window reopens for business with as many as five players tipped to be heading for the Emirates exit door...
'Unconvinced' Bayern Munich Took A Gamble Signing Nigerian Starlet For N40.5 Million
Published: March 23, 2020
German Bundesliga club Bayern Munich took a gamble signing Nigeria-eligible striker Joshua Zirkzee in August 2017. According to Kicker via Sport.de, Hermann Gerland, sporting director of FC Bayern's youth performance center, doubted the credentials of Zirkzee despite several scouting trips made by his staff in the N...
Arsenal's Top Chance Creators In EPL Since 2010 : Iwobi Makes Top 5 Two Seasons
Published: March 22, 2020
To mark the 52nd birthday of their former player Paul Merson on March 20, the official website of Arsenal, arsenal.com listed the club's top-five chance creators in the Premier League since 2010. Nigeria international Alex Iwobi was among the top five chance creators in his last two seasons with the Gunners. For ...