Update:OBINNA 99% West Ham
Published: August 25, 2010
Luca Marchetti of Sky Italia has given an update on the situation of the Nigerian forward, Victor Obinna.''Victor Obinna is now a West Ham player after refusing to go to Lecce and Bologna.The Nigerian as reported previously is undergoing a medical at Upton Park.''Therefore what emerges is an important assignment for In...
ODION IGHALO:I will try my best for the team
Published: August 25, 2010
Almost one month since he arrived the club, the Nigeria youth international, Odion Ighalo was unveiled by Cesena this afternoon.Odion joined Cesena from Udinese on loan but the earlier have the right of redemption at the end of the season.''I am very happy to be here in Cesena.I have already established an excellent re...
OBODO:We are angry
Published: August 25, 2010
Published on the official website of Torino are the official words of the Nigeria international, Christian Obodo, scorer of the goal against Varese in Torino's Serie B opener on Monday.''We regret having lost the first game in front of our wonderful fans,the goal is to recover immediately.Unfortunately, we were wrong i...
Fulham to open talks with ETUHU
Published: August 25, 2010
Fulham  are keen to open new contract talks with Dickson Etuhu,Tribalfootball.com quoting media sources in England is reporting.Several clubs have shown an interest in a player whose contract runs out next summer.Liverpool boss Roy Hodgson is watching carefully, fully aware the 28-year-old midfielder could walk fo...
Esperance postpone Judgment Day for ENERAMO
Published: August 25, 2010
The Nigeria striker, Michael Eneramo was scheduled to appear before the Disciplinary Committee of Esperance but the club has released a brief statement deferring his appointment.''The Disciplinary Committee of Esperance Sportive de Tunis, meeting Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at Park Hassène Belkhodja, agreed to de...
BABAJIDE COLLINS:I am in good form and ready to play
Published: August 25, 2010
The Nigeria newcomer at Russian club FC Alania,Babajide Collins has commented on his switch from Danish side,FC Midtjylland.''I am very happy that I have signed a contract with Alania.It is evident that the club is a very professional side.I am in great shape and i am dying to play.''In Midtjylland, I played 15 match...
Special:Nigeria's Top 50 Youngsters - 30 to 21
Published: August 25, 2010
Nigeria's Top 50 Youngsters30) Emmanuel Ekpo(Columbus Crew, USA)   Age:22Market Value:€1,000,000Comments:Emmanuel Ekpo is so highly rated by the incoming Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia that he took him to the Beijing Olympics as a 20-year old and he impressed in the cameo appearances he made.We think ...
VICTOR OBINNA to undergo West Ham medical today
Published: August 25, 2010
Victor Obinna is on the brink of joining West Ham United, allnigeriasoccer.com can report.Already this morning,according to leaks we have from a well informed source,Rafa Benitez has given Obinna permission to travel to England to undergo a medical examination with West Ham.If successful, he would be unveiled to the Pr...
YAKUBU, ANICHEBE out injured but YOBO set to return for Carling Cup tie
Published: August 25, 2010
Everton could welcome back the Nigeria center back Joseph Yobo for Wednesday's Carling Cup clash with Huddersfield.But Yakubu misses out after taking a knock in training on Monday."He (Yakubu) should be fit for the weekend, he took a whack in training on Monday and he couldn't complete training today. "Joe is in the...
ODUAMADI summoned for Barcelona trip
Published: August 25, 2010
Massimiliano Allegri has called up 21 players for Milan's trip to Barcelona for the Gamper Trophy 2010.There is a place in the squad for the Nigeria youth international, Nnamdi Oduamadi, but no Pato so the young Nigerian is expected to get a starting shirt against the 2009 European champions.The USA international, Og...
OBINNA Update:Good news for Bologna
Published: August 25, 2010
West Ham and Lecce are currently in the front row for the Nigeria striker, Victor Obinna.The ex Plateau United forward is uncertain of his future but does not want to miss opportunities away from Inter.Inter want to include Obinna to land the Liverpool striker Dirk Kuyt as partial compensation for the 15million pounds ...
Flamingoes depart for USA in batches
Published: August 25, 2010
NIGERIA’S poor build-up to the 2010 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Trinidad and Tobago assumed a shameful dimension yesterday as the team departed Abuja for a pre-championship training in Florida, the United States (U.S.) in batches.It was learnt yesterday that only 12 players and undisclosed number of offi...
ENYEAMA through to group stage of Champions league
Published: August 25, 2010
Vincent Enyeama and Hapoel Tel Aviv have qualified for the group stages of the Champions League for the first time in the club's history after holding FC Salzburg to a 1-1 draw at home.The result on Tuesday gave Hapoel a 4-3 aggregate win over the two legs of the playoff.Douglas da Silva scored an own goal just before ...
Nigeria Under 13s win England tourney
Published: August 25, 2010
Nigeria's Under-13 team beat Sporting CP 2-0 to win the 2010 International Youth Championship organised by the English Premier League.A total of 16 teams took part in the tournament with Nigeria placed in Group B along with Liverpool FC, Fulham FC and Birmingham FC.The Nigerians finished top of the group after beating ...
FIFA warns Nigeria on Elections
Published: August 25, 2010
World football governing body, FIFA, have warned Nigeria that they will not welcome another shift in the date for elections into the executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).The NFF congress shifted last Saturday’s polls till this Thursday because of a court case, which is permitted under Arti...