Lulu Splashes 7.25 Million Naira Scholarships On 10 Players
Published: April 30, 2014
Former President of the Nigeria Football Federation Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi has award academic scholarship to 10 U-13 players to continue their educational career at the FOSLA Academy in Abuja.The award which is worth N7.25 million yearly, would see the ten lucky players who were picked from the competition organize...
Nigeria Women League Postpones Week 10 Games, Suspends Adamawa Queens Home Matches
Published: April 30, 2014
The leadership of the Nigeria Women league has announced the postponement of the all the Week 10 Premier League matches slated to hold this weekend.This according to the Chairperson of the League Board Chief (Mrs.) Dilichukwu Onyedinma is to enable all the Women League clubs take part in their various States Federation...
Fegor Ogude Not Surprised Coach Cherchesova Left Amkar Perm
Published: April 30, 2014
Fegor Ogude has disclosed that he is not surprised one bit that coach Stanislaus Cherchesova departed Amkar Perm to take over the managerial reins at Dynamo Moscow in April.It was Stanislaus Cherchesova that recommended the signing of the Nigeria international from Norwegians Valerenga in the January transfer window.An...
Exclusive: Air Force Central Block Obinna Ajoku Move To Kelantan
Published: April 30, 2014
Air Force Central attacker Obinna Ajoku has pointed to the fact that his spell on the sidelines is a major factor why the Thai Premier League campaigners are struggling in the championship.The Rangsit based outfit have lost 6 of their opening 10 games and currently sit last in the standings.29 - year - old Ajoku penned...
Stephen Keshi Says He Has NOT Contacted Stefano Okaka
Published: April 29, 2014
Coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi has reacted to reports that suggested that Stefano Okaka was being courted by the Nigeria Federation to defend the colours of the National Team at Brazil 2014 World Cup.The 24 - year - old striker had earlier told the press in Italy that he was in talks with officials of the Nig...
Official : Homesick Benjamin Onwuachi Departs Iraklis
Published: April 29, 2014
Both Iraklis and Benjamin Onwuachi have mutually agreed to shred the agreement between both parties less than two months before his deal would have expired, reports gazzetta.gr.Thus, the 30 - year - old will not take part in the First Division clash with Kerkyra on Wednesday, April 30.It must said that the Nigerian for...
Agent Plays Down Reports Linking Mikel With Inter Milan
Published: April 29, 2014
John Shittu, England based agent of Super Eagles star Obi Mikel, has played down speculations linking his client with an exit from Chelsea this summer. Due to the midfielder’s lack of first team opportunities since the start of this year, earlier information had strongly suggested that he will end his eight - yea...
NFF Debunks Cock And Bull Tale From Perumal
Published: April 29, 2014
The leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation has moved quickly to debunk reports that the country qualified for the 2010 World Cup staged in South Africa through fraudulent means.There were allegations by a convicted Singaporean match fixer, Wilson Raj Perumal which claimed that an unnamed official of the glasshou...
George White Agwuocha Eyes Exit From Strommen IF
Published: April 29, 2014
Former Nigeria Under 17 international George White Agwuocha has dropped a hint that he might be on his way out of Strømmen IF before the expiration of his contract in December 2015.The 21 - year - old midfielder has claimed to be attracting interest from a couple of clubs in the  Tippeligaen but his priorit...
Exclusive: Joseph Yobo: I Am Super Fit; There Is No Cause For Alarm
Published: April 29, 2014
With strong speculations in the local media suggesting that Norwich center back Joseph Yobo could miss the World Cup due to fitness concerns, there is good news as the Super Eagles skipper has declared himself fit for club and country.The experienced defender, who has sported the colours of the Nigeria selection in two...
Emmanuel Emenike Delighted To Win Turkish Title
Published: April 29, 2014
Emmanuel Emenike penned a contract with Fenerbahce before the start of the 2011 - 2012 season but without being involved in an official match, both club and player mutually parted company mainly as a result of the match fixing scandal.Just two seasons after the Nigeria international left for Spartak Moscow, he returned...
Shola Shodiya Named In MFPA Team Of The Season
Published: April 29, 2014
Birkirkara FC marksman Shola Shodiya is the only Nigerian player based in Malta that was selected in the ceremonial Team of the Season for the 2013 - 2014 campaign.The 22- year - old had his breakthrough season in the Island season, notching up 14 goals in 30 matches as Birkirkara finished as  vice - champions, on...
Tippeligaen Top Scorer Aaron Samuel Waiting To Hear From Stephen Keshi
Published: April 28, 2014
After netting his fourth goal of the season on Monday evening against Vålerenga, Sarpsborg 08 attacker Aaron Samuel does not know what he has to do to enable him gatecrash into the Super Eagles World Cup roster.The nearest the teenager has come to making Stephen Keshi’s squad list was being placed on standb...
Referee Denies Moses Simon Hat - trick, Makes Team Of The Week
Published: April 28, 2014
A brace by former Flying Eagles winger Moses Simon assisted AS Trencin defeat Spartak Myjava 4 - 1 in the 28th round of games in the Slovak championship. The 18 - year - old has quickly settled to life in Slovakia after his failed move to Ajax Amsterdam last summer .Moses Simon registered his name on the score-sheet ei...
Unrepentant Match Fixer, Perumal Claims He Assisted Nigeria Qualify For 2010 World Cup
Published: April 28, 2014
A match fixer from Singapore, Wilson Raj Perumal has claimed that he assisted Nigeria qualify for the 2010 World Cup held in South Africa. In his autobiography which he wrote in conjunction with two Italian investigative journalists Alessandro Righi and Emanuele Piano, Perumal alleged that he offered $100,000 to the Mo...