'What Do You Do If Messi Says He Looks Up To You' - Nkwocha Lauds Oshoala After Snubbing Barca Star In POTY Voting
Published: January 08, 2020
Nigeria great Perpetua Nkwocha has paid tribute to Barcelona superstar Asisat Oshoala for equaling her feat of winning the CAF Women's Best Player awards four times. It will be recalled that Nkwocha did not include Oshoala among her top three picks for the prestigious accolade as she went for Ajara Nchout, Tabitha Cha...
Nigerian Fullback To Join New Club Following Release By Chelsea
Published: January 08, 2020
Allnigeriasoccer.com can confirm a report by Football Insider that Polish-born Nigerian defender Ashley Akpan has been released by Premier League side Chelsea. The 2004-born right-back has been permitted to look for a new club as he has not been offered a scholarship deal ahead of the 2020-2021 season. It is un...
2019 CAF Awards Shocker : Nkwocha Snubs Oshoala In Voting Top 3; Kanu Ranks Arsenal Captain Ahead Of Ighalo
Published: January 08, 2020
In the aftermath of the CAF Awards 2019, the Confederation of African Football has released the breakdown of the votes, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The voting panel consisted of CAF Technical & Development Committee, Media Experts, Legends, head coaches/technical directors and captains of the senior national teams...
Newcastle United In Talks To Bring In Former Everton Winger Of Nigerian Descent
Published: January 08, 2020
Newcastle United are working on a deal to sign 2017 England U20 World Cup-winning winger of Nigerian descent Ademola Lookman, according to Sky Deutschland. RB Leipzig signed Lookman from Everton last summer but he wants to move onto pastures new six months after due to a lack of first-team opportunities. Assuming ...
CAF Awards 2019 : Barcelona's Oshoala Is POTY; Chukwueze, Osimhen, Falcons, Dennerby Miss Out
Published: January 07, 2020
Barcelona striker Asisat Oshoala was named Confederation of African Football Women's Player of the Year for 2019 on Tuesday evening at the Albatros Citadel Hotel Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada. The Super Falcons captain beat Ajara Nchout (Cameroon & Valerenga) and Thembi Kgatlana (South Africa & Beijing Phoenix FC) to the ...
Victor Moses Injury : Chelsea Loanee Returns To England
Published: January 07, 2020
Former Nigeria international Victor Moses is back in England and it has nothing to do with speculation linking him with a return to Chelsea in the January transfer window. Turkish sports daily Fanatik is reporting that the right winger has decided to continue his treatment in the United Kingdom and has yet to recove...
Confirmed : Burnley Loan Out Promising Nigerian Winger
Published: January 07, 2020
Both Burnley and Curzon Ashton Football Club have confirmed that promising Nigerian winger Tunde Bayode will be spending the remainder of the 2019-2020 season on loan at The Nash, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The 20-year-old was a regular for the Clarets U23 team last term and was offered fresh terms at the end of ...
(Photo) Arsenal Hero Kanu Reunites With Legendary Arsene Wenger
Published: January 07, 2020
Former Nigeria international Nwankwo Kanu has reunited with legendary coach Arsene Wenger ahead of the 28th edition of the CAF Football Awards which will hold at the Albatros Citadel Hotel Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada this evening, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. Kanu took to social media on Tuesday to reveal that he was d...
The Top Five Most Valuable African Players Revealed : Two Super Eagles Midfielders Make List
Published: January 07, 2020
CIES Football Observatory have published an exclusive list of the most valuable players in the big five European leagues consisting of Spanish La Liga, Premier League, German Bundesliga, Italian Serie A and French Ligue 1. 166 footballers are valued at more than €50 million, with the top five most valuable African...
Crystal Palace Targeting Move For Man City Defender Who Models Game After Kompany
Published: January 07, 2020
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Crystal Palace are targeting a move for Manchester City central defender Timi Sobowale. It has come to light that the Republic of Ireland U19 international of Nigerian parentage featured as a trialist for the Eagles in their 4-2 win against Reading in the FA Youth Cup last mont...
West Ham's Akinola Pleased To Return To Action Vs Man Utd After One Year On The Sidelines
Published: January 07, 2020
West Ham central defender Tunji Akinola has spoken of his happiness at returning to action after spending a year on the sidelines. Prior to Monday's Premier League 2 match against Manchester United at the Chigwell Construction Stadium, Akinola had not featured for the Hammers development squad since January 5, 201...
Is Hertha Berlin's Jordan Torunarigha Joining Victor Moses At Fenerbahce?
Published: January 07, 2020
Germany U21 international Jordan Torunarigha is being linked with a transfer to Turkish side Fenerbahce in the January transfer window. Turkish newspaper Hurriyet has claimed that the central defender has agreed terms with Fenerbahce and the Yellow Canaries are set to announce his signing in the coming days. A ...
Free-scoring Nigerian Striker Involved In 64 Goals Last Season Debuts For Crystal Palace U23s
Published: January 07, 2020
Prolific Nigerian striker David Omilabu has made his competitive debut for Crystal Palace U23 side, allnigeriasoccer.com reports.  The Eagles U23 boss named several exciting youngsters in the matchday squad against Queens Park Rangers U23s on Monday due to inclusion of up to five development squad players in the 1...
Ex-Bournemouth Midfielder Gives Explanation Why Saka Was Brought On Late Vs Leeds United
Published: January 07, 2020
Arsenal are through to the fourth round of the Emirates FA Cup following a hard fought 1-0 victory against Championship high-flyers Leeds United at the Emirates Stadium on Monday night. In a game of two halves, Marcelo Bielsa's side were excellent to watch in the opening 45 minutes but couldn't find a way past goal...
Warburton Hints At Loan Move For Queens Park Rangers' Promising Winger Shodipo
Published: January 06, 2020
Queens Park Rangers manager Mark Warburton has suggested that he might allow Nigeria-eligible winger Olamide Shodipo depart the club on loan for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season. The former Republic of Ireland U21 international has seen his first team opportunities limited this campaign due to injury, mak...