Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo dilemma: Time to reopen file of Super Eagles striker
Published: July 03, 2022
The transfer window has always been called the silly season due to the twists, turns, surprises and shocks it brings along.   While clubs are scampering to secure squad-improving signings in readiness for next season, the football world was shocked when it was revealed by renowned transfer guru Fabrizio Romano t...
Nigerian striker signs fresh Reading deal despite interest from Portuguese, Dutch clubs
Published: July 02, 2022
Femi Azeez, the older brother to Arsenal midfielder Miguel, has signed a fresh contract with Championship outfit Reading and this is official.   The striker's contract with the Royals expired on June 30, 2022 and he was offered a new deal to extend his stay at the Select Car Leasing Stadium.   The Dai...
Confirmed deal : Former Flying Eagles striker inks three-year contract with Slovenian club
Published: July 02, 2022
Slovenian PrvaLiga side NK Celje announced the signing of former Flying Eagles star Charles Chukwubuikem Ikwuemesi on Saturday.   The 20-year-old has inked a three-year deal with NK Celje, thus ending his association with NK Krsko, whom he joined in the January transfer window.   He spent the first half o...
Arsenal 5 Ipswich 1 : Balogun & Super Eagles star score; three other Nigeria-eligible players feature
Published: July 02, 2022
As many as five Nigeria-eligible players were given minutes as Arsenal thrashed League One opponents Ipswich Town in a behind-closed-doors pre-season friendly staged at London Colney on Saturday afternoon, allnigeriasoccer.com reports.   In order to spread the minutes around the players who have been training wi...
Nigerian goalkeeper signs scholarship deal with Arsenal
Published: July 02, 2022
Arsenal are set to announce their new intake of academy scholars for the 2022-2023 season in the coming days.   Allnigeriasoccer.com exclusively reported more than five months ago that goalkeeper Brian Okonkwo was offered a scholarship deal by the Gunners.   🇳🇬 According to @Editor_ANS, Brian Ok...
Opinion : Three reasons Southampton revived interest in Aribo with Joe Shields' imminent arrival
Published: July 02, 2022
Away from the hustle and bustle of the summer transfer window where clubs are busy trashing out deals to bolster their squads, a major recruitment change is about to take place at Premier League club Southampton.   The club is close to appointing Manchester City head of youth recruitment Joe Shields as their new...
Nigerian teenager trained with Arsenal, Chelsea, Spurs, Leicester before Ipswich move; idolises Okocha
Published: July 02, 2022
Ipswich Town youth teamer Jesse Nwabueze has confirmed that four Premier League clubs namely Arsenal, Chelsea, Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspur explored the possibility of signing him before Ipswich Town won the race for his signature in 2020.   The Tractor Boys announced on Friday, July 1 that the promising...
Ex-Rangers boss names who should be kept at the club between Aribo, Kent and Morelos
Published: July 02, 2022
Former Rangers manager Stuart McCall has picked the player he would love to keep at the Light Blues next season.   Three of the Gers' players Alfredo Morelos, Ryan Kent and Joe Aribo have all entered into the final year of their existing contract with the club.   If contract extensions cannot be agree...
Nottingham Forest on brink of deal for Ligue 1 star amid 'link with' Chelsea-reared Nigeria RB
Published: July 02, 2022
Premier League new boys Nottingham Forest are on the brink of confirming the capture of French Ligue 1 star Giulian Biancone, according to Sky Sports.   The imminent transfer of Troyes defender Biancone to Nottingham Forest could put an end to speculation linking Chelsea-reared Nigeria right-back Ola Aina with a...
Aston Villa starlet becomes second player of Nigerian descent to score in U19 Euro final
Published: July 02, 2022
Aston Villa midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka has become only the second player of Nigerian descent to score in a final of the European U19 Championship.   The highly-rated midfielder played a huge role as the Young Lions were crowned 2022 champions on Friday night, after coming from behind to defeat Israel 3-1 afte...
Teenage Nigerian CB continues training with Arsenal first team ahead of trip to Germany
Published: July 02, 2022
Nigerian central defender Zach Awe will fancy his chances of being included in Arsenal's traveling squad for their pre-season training camp at adidas HQ in Germany, allnigeriasoccer.com reports.   Three days before the start of the pre-season training camp, manager Mikel Arteta monitored him at close quarter...
Confirmed : Irish-Nigerian duo sign professional deals with Ipswich Town
Published: July 01, 2022
Through their official website, EFL League One club Ipswich Town announced on Friday that four academy scholars have signed their first professional contracts at Portman Road.   Promising Nigeria-eligible teenagers Edwin Agbaje and Jesse Nwabueze are part of the quartet who agreed new deals with The Tractor Boys...
'A promising player' - Lokomotiv Moscow legend compares Ejuke to Real Madrid dazzler
Published: July 01, 2022
Chidera Ejuke has been described as a talented player, with Lokomotiv Moscow legend Dmitri Sennikov comparing him to Real Madrid's Brazilian dazzler Vinícius Júnior.   The Nigeria international wants to suspend his contract with CSKA Moscow for one season in order to move  to Bundesliga outfit Hertha Berl...
Opinion : Which Super Eagles players are at the level needed to do a job for Chelsea?
Published: July 01, 2022
The transfer window is rumbling on and clubs around the world are already committing to deals that would strengthen their squads ahead of the new season.   The Premier League especially has seen the arrival of huge players like Erling Braut Haaland, and Darwin Nunez among others.   Chelsea are amongst the...
Sheffield United, Stoke, QPR among six Championship clubs linked with Anglo-Nigerian midfielder
Published: July 01, 2022
Tim Iroegbunam's progress at Aston Villa and the England U19 team over the last one year has not gone unnoticed with reports linking the exciting midfielder with a plethora of clubs in the EFL Championship.   Birmingham Live is reporting that  Sheffield United, Stoke City, Blackburn Rovers, Swansea City and...