West Brom Forward Brown Ideye Ends Goal Drought
Published: September 24, 2014
In his fifth appearance for West Brom, Super Eagles striker Brown Ideye opened his goal account for the Baggies in their hard fought 3 - 2 victory over Hull City in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday night.The ex Dynamo Kiev man hit target for West Brom in the 15th minute, but had to replaced six minutes la...
Lazio Coach Drops Strong Hint Eddy Onazi Will Play First Game Of The Season Against Udinese
Published: September 24, 2014
Speaking at a press conference ahead of the Serie A clash against Udinese on Thursday, Lazio coach Stefano Pioli has dropped a strong hint that Eddy Onazi is in line to play his first game for the club in the ongoing season.Despite not being 100 percent fit, the central midfielder was patched up for the African Cup of ...
Official : Benjamin Onwuachi Signs For Salam Zgharta
Published: September 24, 2014
Lebanese Premier League side Salam Zgharta have secured the signature of Nigerian attacker Benjamin Onwuachi.The 30 - year - old joined his new team as a free agent before the close of the Lebanese window on Tuesday, September 23.Ignoring his brief two - month spell with Otelul Galati, whom he represented from July - S...
Stephen Keshi Denies He Gave NFF September 30 Deadline
Published: September 24, 2014
Coach Stephen Keshi has denied statements credited to him that claimed he handed a September 30 deadline to the Nigeria Football Federation to prolong his contract.Technically, the former New Nigeria Bank libero has been a free agent since after this summer’s World Cup.But he was persuaded by the leadership of th...
Coaches Appeal To NFF Congress
Published: September 24, 2014
The Chairman, Nigeria Football Coaches Association (NFCA), Federal Capital Territory Chapter, Godwin Bamigboye has appealed to the Congress of the Nigeria Football Federation to unanimously vote for the representation of the Association on the Board of the Federation come September 30 election. He made this appeal duri...
Utaka, Chrisantus Resume Full Training Ahead Showdown With Galatasaray
Published: September 24, 2014
Sivasspor striker John Utaka has returned to practice and claims to have recovered from a muscle tear complaint, ahead of the showdown with Galatasaray, a game which corresponds to the fourth round of matches in the Super Lig.According to earlier prognosis, the Nigeria international was due to spend at least two weeks ...
Godfrey Oboabona Hopes Rizespor Will Go Far In Turkish Cup
Published: September 23, 2014
Rizespor defender Godfrey Oboabona is inching closer to earning himself a starting shirt for the clash with Bursaspor this weekend after scoring in the second round of the Turkish Cup tie against Tekirda�spor on Tuesday afternoon.The Nigeria international opened scoring for Rizespor in the 16th minute, as the Super L...
FC Midtjylland Star Izunna Uzochukwu Not Thinking About Contract Situation
Published: September 23, 2014
Izunna Uzochukwu’s contract with FC Midtjylland runs out at the end of the season, and if the club don’t make the move to offer him a new deal, he can start discussing with a new team as early as January 1.The central midfielder says he is not bothered by his contract situation, and he will continue to do h...
World Exclusive : Joseph Yobo Insists Arsenal Have NOT Made Contact With Him
Published: September 23, 2014
Former Nigeria international Joseph Yobo has insisted that Arsenal have not made any contact with him over a contract.It was previously reported that the Gunners were interested in the signature of the experienced defender to provide cover for Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny. The ex Everton and Norwich stopper ha...
Official : Free Agent Chimezie Mbah Joins Hapoel Petah Tikva
Published: September 23, 2014
Before the close of the Israeli transfer window, Premier League side Hapoel Petah Tikva snapped up Chimezie Mbah on undisclosed terms, the ex Nigeria Under 20 international has specially informed allnigeriasoccer.com.The defensive midfielder donned the colours of Hapoel Bnei Lod during the second half of last season, m...
Emmanuel Sarki Not Called Up By Haiti For Caribbean Cup
Published: September 23, 2014
Wisla Krakow midfielder Emmanuel Sarki has not been summoned by Haiti National Team Coach, Marc Collat, for the upcoming Caribbean Cup qualifying fixtures. And this put to bed arguments by the local and foreign media suggesting that he was eligible to represent the Haiti selection, with earlier reports even claiming th...
Gabby Agbonlahor Says Villa Have Put Arsenal Defeat Behind Them
Published: September 22, 2014
Aston Villa skipper Gabby Agbonlahor has commented on the 3 - 0 loss to Arsenal in the English Premier League on Saturday.The Anglo - Nigerian has stated that they have put the defeat to the Gunners behind them, and the squad is focused for the game against Chelsea this coming weekend. “We’re going to regro...
Oyo NURTW Boss Bags Sports Fans Award
Published: September 22, 2014
The Chairman of Oyo State Chapter of National Union of Roads Transport Workers, Alhaji Taofeek Oyerinde popularly known as Fele on Friday in Ibadan decorated with a distinguish Sports Fans Award as ‘A Man of Peace’.The Oyo NURTW boss who has just bankrolled a football competition in honour of the executive ...
Aalesund Marksman Leke James Now SURE Of Premier League Survival
Published: September 22, 2014
After scoring his sixth goal of the season against Stabæk last weekend, Aalesund striker Leke James reckons that the 3 - 0 victory has all but guaranteed his team Premier League survival.  For most part of the ongoing campaign, the Color Line Stadium outfit have flirted with relegation, but they are now one ...
Aaron Samuel : We Needed The Three Points
Published: September 22, 2014
Guangzhou R&F attacker Aaron Samuel netted his fifth goal of the season in his club’s 2 - 1 victory over Shanghai SIPG on Sunday.The youngster has confessed that the team had to work their socks off before they could pick the maximum points.“It was a good game for us, we had to work so hard because we n...