ODEMWINGIE on the Move
Published: June 18, 2010
Osaze Odemwingie who is currently at the World Cup with Nigeria is likely to leave his Russian club, Lokomotiv Moscow according to Press Reports in Russia.After four seasons at  Lokomotiv Moscow,the former Lille player could join another club after the World Cup.Questioned by Russian Soviet Sport Media, Lokomotiv ...
Nigerian jailed for Ticket Fraud
Published: June 18, 2010
A special World Cup court has sentenced a Nigerian man to three years in prison for being in possession of 30 stolen tickets in South Africa.Kunle Benjamin was stopped in his car in the capital, Pretoria, when police noticed him driving "erratically"."As the suspect was acting suspiciously police decided to search him ...
OBASI's pal doubtful for Ghana against Australia
Published: June 18, 2010
African flag-bearers Ghana are facing a defensive injury crisis ahead of Saturday’s World Cup meeting with Australia. Ghana coach Milovan Rajevac revealed that the Hoffenheim defender, Isaac Vorsah had not trained for “several days” and was unlikely to play while captain and fellow centreback John...
Greece golden boy,Vassilis Torosidis expects Argentina to go for Victory
Published: June 18, 2010
Greece defender Vassilis Torosidis expects Argentina to be going for victory in the teams' final group match at the World Cup, even though the South Americans only need a draw to guarantee progress. Even victory for Greece may not be enough to guarantee a place in the second round. Any other result could severely dent ...
ODIAH may play as Left back against South Korea
Published: June 18, 2010
Nigeria are facing a defensive crisis ahead of next Tuesday's final group game against South Korea in Durban, with both left backs nursing various degrees of injury,kickoffnigeria is reporting on its website.First choice left back Taye Taiwo limped off with a groin injury after 55 minutes. His replacement Elderson Echi...
Cameroonian Super-star,SAMUEL ETO'O amazed with 'Super Eagles'
Published: June 18, 2010
Cameroonian star,Samuel Eto'o became a miserable fellow last night after the Super Eagles 1-2 loss to the Greeks,allnigeriasoccer.com can report quoting our sources in South Africa.Eto'o watched the match on the giant screens in a Conference room of Oytex Box Hotel in Durban.When the Super Eagles opened scoring in the ...
SANI KAITA's facebook page threatened after Red Card
Published: June 18, 2010
The Nigerian 'super-villain'' against Greece,Sani Kaita has had his personal face-book page bombarded with threat messages after his unwarranted behavior led to his expulsion against Greece.Kaita's facebook wall was over-flooded with comments,mostly negative but some positive.The negative posts were very threatening me...
Exclusive:JOHN UTAKA knocked his brother,PETER out of the World Cup squad
Published: June 18, 2010
According to new information we have,Portsmouth's John Utaka knocked his brother,Peter from the World Cup squad.That is according to Peter's agent,Sascha Günther.Günther is a highly renowned German agent who tried to bring Klaus Toppmöller to manage the Super Eagles for the World Cup.Eventually,Klaus Top...
TAIWO's Marseille future all but over......takes belongings out of the Locker Room
Published: June 18, 2010
The Nigeria left back and one of the oldest players at Marseille,Taiye Taiwo is unlikely to go back to his French club.After spending five seasons at the club,Taiwo finally won silverware last season winning the league title and the French League Cup.But this final season at the club was challenging for the 25 year old...
The Ball was wet- OBASI
Published: June 18, 2010
The game against Greece was still 1-1 when Hoffenheim striker,Chinedu Obasi had an easy chance to put Nigeria's noses in front but he missed. An open goal.A few seconds before the miss,super-hero Vincent Enyeama had saved Nigeria once again from her enemies,from conceding a goal.Nigeria played a quick counter and Yakub...
SANI KAITA owns up........
Published: June 18, 2010
Nigeria midfielder Sani Kaita said he has only himself to blame for his sending off, which let in Greece to win an all-important World Cup Group B match, but the Super Eagles remain hopeful of reaching the knockout stage,earthtimes.org is reporting.Midfielder Kaita's 33rd minute dismissal for attempting to kick Vasilei...
LAGERBACK will be fired if Super Eagles fail to progress
Published: June 18, 2010
The pressure on the inefficient Eagles gaffer,Lars Lagerback was high before the World Cup.It has gotten worse now after two consecutive defeats against Argentina then Greece.If the Eagles fail to progress to the knock out rounds,Lagerback's brief stay as coach is all but over,allnigeriasoccer.com can reveal.Sweden bas...
ECHIEJILE,TAIWO doubtful against South Korea
Published: June 18, 2010
Even as Nigeria's Super Eagles are hoping to swing back into reckoning by defeating South Korea in their final group B match in Durban, coach Lars Lagerback will be having a depleted squad for the match against South Korea in Durban, South Africa.The fitness of full backs Taye Taiwo and Uwa Echiejile is doubtful.Echiej...
Super Eagles Camp in disarray,as Players shun Press
Published: June 18, 2010
The camp of the Super Eagles may be in disarray with players wearing long looks as they filed out of the dressing room to the mixed zone area, where they were supposed to offer flash interviews to the press.First to come out was Sani Keita, the architect of Nigeria's defeat.He snubbed every one and Nigeria Football Fed...
Greek Gift!ENYEAMA voted Man of the Match
Published: June 18, 2010
Nigeria keeper Vincent Enyeama was surprisingly voted Man of the Match after 2004 European champions Greece rallied to beat 10-man Nigeria 2-1 in the 2010 FIFA World Cup Group B here on Thursday.Enyeama, 28, coming from Israel's Hapoel Tel-Aviv club, had been voted the Man of the Match after Argentina beat Nigeria 1-0 ...