Al Jazira Tried For Ahmed Musa Before Turning Attention To Gervinho
Published: June 21, 2015
In search of an offensive reinforcement, United Arab Emirates club Al Jazira had attempted to sign CSKA Moscow attacker Ahmed Musa in the summer. The Nigeria international rejected the advances of Al Jazira by penning a fresh four - year deal with the Muscovites late May.The Abu Dhabi - based team later turned their at...
Viking Striker Samuel Adegbenro Ends 261 - Minute Goal Drought
Published: June 21, 2015
Samuel Adegbenro ended his mini goal drought by netting in the 35th minute as Viking thrashed Dominic Chatto’s Bodø / Glimt in the 14th round of matches in the Norwegian Premier League.The former Kwara United youngster spent 261 minutes on the pitch without finding the back of the net, with his last strike...
Falconets Coach Invites 36 Players To Camp Ahead Of World Cup Qualifier Vs Liberia
Published: June 21, 2015
Ahead of next month’s 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup qualifying fixture against Liberia, Falconets coach Peter Dedevbo has invited 36 players to attend a training camp.As previously revealed by this website, Chinwendu Ihezuo, Chichi Sandra and Aminat Yakubu have been named to the provisional roster.Joinin...
Coach Samson Siasia Invites Man City Starlet Iheanacho And Spurs Musa Yahaya To Dream Team
Published: June 21, 2015
Dream Team VI coach, Samson Siasia, has dropped seven players from the pool expected to prosecute the 2016 Olympic Games qualifiers against Congo next month.Sani Faisal, Lukmon Gilmore, Emmanuel Ammana, Tonbara Tiongoli, Freedom Omofonma, Uche Okeke and Gabriel Sunday were axed after the Under 23 national team forced W...
Zesco United Defender Ayo Oluwafemi Out For Two Weeks
Published: June 21, 2015
Zesco United’s Nigerian stopper Ayo Oluwafemi will be unavailable for selection for two weeks due to a hamstring complaint.The 27 - year - old sustained the injury during training on Wednesday and will not be in action when the Zambian champions tackle Lusaka Dynamos next weekend. Oluwafemi has torn his hamstring...
NNL: Jigawa Stars Pip Spirited Kogi United
Published: June 21, 2015
Rahaqu Adamu’s 55th minute scrambled effort was all Jigawa Golden Stars needed to beat a highly spirited Kogi United in the Week Six encounter of the Nigeria National League, NNL.The grueling encounter that was played at the bumpy Hadejia Stadium saw Kogi United display an improved performance to force the first ...
Israel Winner Gives Prime Edge Over Go Round
Published: June 21, 2015
Prime FC secured a hard-fought 1-0 win over Go Round FC in their Nigeria National League week six encounter at the Federal Polytechnic Pitch in Ede on Saturday. The home side looked the better side in the first stanza as Israel Daniel and Emeka Ogundu caused problems for the visitors. The crucial breakthrough...
NNL: Tornadoes Edge Gombe To Maintain Top Spot
Published: June 21, 2015
Niger Tornadoes have moved to the top of Group AI of the Nigeria National League after clinching a vital 1-0 win against Gombe United at the Bako Kontagora Stadium on Saturday afternoon.The Abdullahi Biffo tutored side now lead the group ahead of Gombe United.Bolaji Adeyemo scored the lone goal of the match in the 18th...
Shooting Stars Midfielder Eweje: No Fear Ahead Of Clash With Enyimba
Published: June 21, 2015
Shooting Stars attacking midfielder Oladele Eweje says they don’t fear any team ahead of their Nigeria Professional Football League week thirteen clash with Enyimba FC at the Lekan Salami Stadium.The rejuvenated Oluyole Warriors are motivated and will hope to inflict pain on Kadiri Ikhana’s charges come Sun...
Exclusive : Chinwendu Ihezuo And Aminat Yakubu Are Headline Names Invited To Falconets Get - together
Published: June 21, 2015
The technical handlers of the Falconets have invited more than 30 players for camping ahead of the 2016 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup qualifiers against Liberia. The squad is scheduled to report to the FIFA Goal Project Technical Centre on Monday 22nd June, in preparations for the first leg encounter schedul...
Ugo Ukah Delighted To See SerbianTeammate Stanisa Mandic Score In World Cup Final Against Brazil
Published: June 21, 2015
Nigeria international Ugo Ukah was delighted that Staniša MandiÄ�, his teammate at Serbian club Ä�ukariÄ�ki, scored in the final of the Fifa Under 20 World Cup against Brazil.Serbia were crowned champions of the Fifa Under 20 World Cup for the first time in their history after shocking the South Americans 2 -...
Kelechi Iheanacho Wins Manchester City EDS Goal Of The Season
Published: June 20, 2015
Kelechi Iheanacho’s first goal in Manchester City’s 3 - 1 win over Manchester United has been voted the best goal scored by an academy player last season by the official website of Manchester City.Manchester City have posted on their official website the top ten eye - catching goals scored by the Elite Deve...
Exclusive : Sevilla Sporting Director, Monchi : We Are Not Interested In Friday Eze
Published: June 20, 2015
Charismatic Sevilla sporting director, Ramon Rodriguez Verdejo (Monchi), has dismissed reports in the media linking the Europa League winners with a move for  Mladost LuÄ�ani striker Friday Eze in the summer transfer market.Friday Eze’s name did not ring a bell before the start of last season but his situat...
Flying Eagles Striker Bernard Bulbwa To Begin Training With Esperance Next Week
Published: June 20, 2015
Mahmoud Ouaddeni, the Tunisian intermediary that brokered the deal which took Bernard Bulbwa to Esperance, has disclosed that the Flying Eagles striker will be in Tunis on Sunday to begin his adventure with the Blood and Gold.The gray areas in the initial contract player and club signed in April have been resolved, and...
Kingsley Udoh, Peter Ambrose And Rabiu Ali Named To NPFL Team Of The Week
Published: June 20, 2015
Ademetan Abayomi selects the individual performers of the match-day 12 of the Nigeria Professional Football League.Okeogbo Ndubuisi - Elkanemi WarriorsIn a round where Wikki’s Sani Haliru and 3SC’s Affesoh Attah might have made my Team of the Week, I decided to go for Ndubuisi.Sharks should have had a hatfu...