JOSEPH YOBO Admits Marseille Game Was Tough
Published: November 23, 2012
Fenerbahçe SK defender and Nigeria skipper Joseph Yobo has admitted that Thursday's fifth round tie of the group stage of the Europa League against his former employer Marseille (1 - 0) was a tough match.The 32 - year - old told the official website of UEFA: ''We're delighted and it's great to have come here and...
Exclusive: KIM OJO Rejected Kuban Krasnodar; Waiting For MOURINHO's Phone Call
Published: November 23, 2012
According to leaks gathered by allnigeriasoccer.com's Editorial Staff, SK Brann attacker Kim Ojo rejected a move to Russian Premier League club FC Kuban Krasnodar in the summer transfer market.Respected Swedish agent Patrick Mork, who represents Kalmar's Abiola Dauda, brokered the deal that would have seen Ojo leave We...
Besiktas Ready To Swoop For TAYE TAIWO
Published: November 23, 2012
According to Turkish media, Besiktas are ready to swoop for Nigeria international Taye Taiwo in the winter transfer market. Fotomac has revealed that coach Samet Aybaba scouted Taiwo in Dynamo Kiev's Champions League match against PSG on Wednesday.Following the injury to regular left wing back İsmail Köyba...
JUSTICE ERHENEDE: It Was The Best Feeling Ever
Published: November 22, 2012
Justice John Erhenede was the hero for HB Koge last weekend in their 1 - 0 win at home to Vejle-Kolding. The 26 - year - old had been battling with injury before he was snapped up by HB Koge in late October.''I had been injured for five months, just signed recently for HB Koge. Scoring against my former club was the be...
TAYE TAIWO: A Bad Result For Dynamo
Published: November 22, 2012
Taye Taiwo is disappointed that Dynamo Kiev failed to qualify for the knock out rounds of the UEFA Champions League following their 0-2 loss to PSG on Wednesday night.Nevertheless, the former Lobi Stars wing back is happy that the Ukrainian vice - champions will play in the Europa League.''A bad result for Dynamo in th...
MIKEL Charged With Misconduct
Published: November 22, 2012
The Football Association has cleared referee Mark Clattenburg of using "inappropriate language" towards Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi, reports BBC Sport.The FA have decided there is “no case to answer” over the allegation the referee said “shut up you *****” to midfielder John Obi Mikel.An F...
Spartak Coach Threatens To Send EMENIKE To Reserve Team
Published: November 22, 2012
Spanish coach of Spartak Moscow, Unai Emery has threatened to send Emmanuel Emenike to the Reserve Team for being overweight, informs Lifesports.ru.The 25 - year - old Nigeria international, in recent weeks, gained some weight, which could be detrimental to his performances in the league.''For weeks, Emery  hinted...
Exclusive: STANLEY IHUGBA Pens Two - Year Contract With Ullensaker / Kisa
Published: November 22, 2012
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report that 25 - year - old Nigerian midfielder Stanley Ihugba has departed newly promoted Tippeligaen club Sarpsborg after only two seasons spent in østfold county.Ihugba has penned a two - year contract with Ullensaker / Kisa, and shall be officially unveiled  by the c...
JOHN OGU In Win Or Bust Game Against Viktoria Plzen
Published: November 22, 2012
John Ugochukwu Ogu has commented on Thursday's win or bust Europa League fixture against Czech side Viktoria PlzeÅ . Anything short of victory at the Estádio EFAPEL (Coimbra) will eliminate Ogu's Portuguese club from the competition.''We are well prepared and will take this game more serious than other games d...
YERO BELLO Out For Three Weeks
Published: November 22, 2012
Due to suspension, Bnei Sakhnin forward Yero Bello has chosen to have surgery at an Italian hospital in Haifa on his troublesome groin, reports sports.walla.co.il. If his rehabilitation goes according to plan, he will spend three weeks on the sidelines.Following Bello's red card against Beitar Jerusalem on November 10,...
KESHI To Pick Committed Players For Nations Cup
Published: November 22, 2012
Commitment ahead of club form would be the yardstick Eagles gaffer Stephen Keshi would use in naming his 23 - man roster for the 2013 African Cup, the former Anderlecht libero has opined to MTNFootball.com.Historically, Nigeria has failed in major tournaments because the players did not perform adequately. Keshi said: ...
SK Brann Agree To Sell KIM OJO To Racing Genk
Published: November 22, 2012
Norwegian club SK Brann have agreed a transfer fee with Racing Genk for the Nigerian forward Kim Ojo, writes Aftenposten.no.Ojo, who runs out of contract at the end of the 2013 season, has refused to put pen- to - paper on a new deal. It is logical that the club will sell him in the winter transfer market to recoup som...
Official: YUSSUF AYILA To Leave Dynamo Kiev
Published: November 22, 2012
It had been speculated for several days, but it is now official. President of Dynamo Kiev, Igor Surkis has revealed to Ukrainian media that Nigeria international Yussuf Ayila is set to leave the club in the winter transfer window.''Firstly, those players who do not get even a list of 18: Kaddouri, Yussuf, Ninkovic, Bog...
Rafa Benitez To Coach MIKEL,MOSES
Published: November 22, 2012
London club Chelsea FC, who have on their payroll two Nigeria internationals John Obi Mikel and Victor Moses, have appointed former Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez as interim manager until the end of the season, having been unable to get their number one target Pep Guardiola.Chelsea informed in a statement on the offici...
Exclusive: HASAN EGILMEZ Snubs Offer From Vllaznia Shkoder
Published: November 21, 2012
According to leaks gathered by allnigeriasoccer.com's Editorial Staff, manager of Lagos based 36 Lion Academy, Hasan Egilmez, has turned down a coaching offer from nine - time Albanian champions KS Vllaznia Shkodër.This is not the first time Egilmez is being linked with a managerial role. It would be recalled the ...