Joseph Dedicates Award To Late Dad, Ex Julius Berger Midfielder Essien Mbong
Published: August 09, 2014
Hibernians youngster Joseph Mbong scooped the award for the Best Under 17 Player in Malta for last season at a gala ceremony held on Friday in the Island Nation.Last summer, the attacker’s dad passed away at the age of 37, and the Malta youth - teamer has dedicated his prize to his late father, who was a football...
Osho Expects Tough Battle Against Plateau United
Published: August 08, 2014
With eight matches to go in the current football season of the Nigeria National League, NNL, Supreme Court FC of Abuja will on Sunday clash with Plateau United in one of the week 22 matches.The match is scheduled to take place at FIFA Goal Project, package B of Abuja National stadium as from 4pm.Ahead of the encounter,...
Brown Ideye Pops Up At West Brom Training Ground
Published: August 08, 2014
New West Brom signing Brown Ideye trained on Friday for the first time with his teammates, ahead of the start of the English Premier League next weekend.  The striker had been stuck in Nigeria for up to three weeks processing his work permit application, despite the Baggies announcing his transfer as being complet...
Sylvester Igbonu Believes FC Midtjylland Will Not Wave Goodbye To Europa League In Playoff Round
Published: August 08, 2014
Sylvester Igbonu is not expecting FC Midtjylland to wave goodbye to the Europa League in the play - off round after the Danish side were paired with 20 - time champions of Greece, Panathinaikos, in the draw that took place on Friday afternoon.The Wolves, who have as many as six Nigerian players in their first team, qua...
Juwon Oshaniwa Relishing Playing Against Messi In Brazil
Published: August 08, 2014
MS Ashdod are hoping to sell Juwon Oshaniwa at a premium before the transfer window slams its doors for business.The Nigeria international, who has resumed pre - season training with the Israeli club, would be relegated to the bench if he does not get a new employer on or before the next three weeks.The left back...
Ahmed Musa Reveals He Will Extend CSKA Moscow Contract If.....
Published: August 08, 2014
Nigeria international Ahmed Musa has commented about his future at CSKA Moscow, saying he will put pen to paper on a new contract if he receives a proposal from the powers that be at the capital club. If the Brazil 2014 World Cup star does not shred the agreement binding him with the Muscovites, his contract will expir...
Official : Crotone Announce Hiring Of Nnamdi Oduamadi
Published: August 08, 2014
Both AC Milan and Crotone, who play in the middle of three divisions, have announced through their official webpages that they have struck a deal over the transfer of Nnamdi Oduamadi.The ex poster boy of famous grassroots team Flying Sport Academy will spend this coming season on loan at Crotone.The Calabria based team...
Efe Ambrose And Celtic Allowed Into Champions League Play Off Round
Published: August 08, 2014
Scotland champions Celtic have qualified for the play - off round of the Champions League after UEFA ruled that Legia Warsaw fielded an ineligible player, Bartosz Bereszynski in the second leg, third qualifying round which they lost 2-0 on the pitch.Thus, Celtic were awarded a 3 - 0 victory and given that they lost the...
Lukman Haruna Undergoes Surgery In Monaco
Published: August 08, 2014
Nigeria international Lukman Haruna has undergone meniscus surgery at a hospital in Monaco, his base prior to his switch to Dynamo Kiev in the summer of 2011. For that reason, the central midfielder did not feature in the Kievites 2 - 1 away win over Metalist last weekend.If Haruna does not suffer any relapse during hi...
I Was A Good Footballer - Eniade, New Oyo State Head Of Service
Published: August 07, 2014
The newly appointed State Head of Service in Oyo State Adesoji Eniade has said the secret behind his youthful look is regular exercise which he claimed has become part of his lifestyle since his days at the University.Eniade who graduated in 1981 from University of Ibadan won a football Gold medal with the Univ...
Official: Tom Adeyemi Pens Three Year Cardiff Deal
Published: August 07, 2014
Welsh team Cardiff City have confirmed the signing of Anglo-Nigeria midfielder Tom Adeyemi from Birmingham City.The 22-year-old midfielder signed a three year contract today on Thursday in the City of Cardiff after passing a medical.Adeyemi who demanded for transfer request from Birmingham City  has seen his dream...
Ayila Yussuf Hopeful Of Picking Up Three Points Against Shakhtar Donetsk
Published: August 07, 2014
Ahead of the meeting with Shakhtar Donetsk in the third round of the Ukrainian Premier League, experienced Metalist defender Ayila Yussuf is hopeful that his side will get three points against a very difficult opponent.Metalist occupy the fifth position in the standings with three points, 3 less than Shakhtar Donetsk, ...
Swansea Rubbish Reports Linking Ramon Azeez With The Club
Published: August 07, 2014
English Premier League outfit Swansea City have distanced themselves from reports at home and abroad suggesting that Almeria midfielder Ramon Azeez is on their radar this summer. Ignoring the fact that the Nigeria international is NOT eligible for a work permit, earlier information claimed that the Welsh outfit had mad...
Official : Osa Guobadia Joins Balzan FC
Published: August 07, 2014
Balzan FC have completed the signing of free agent Osa Guobadia, 27, on undisclosed terms, the Maltese club have announced.The midfielder has been searching for a new team following the termination of his contract by Beitar Jerusalem at the start of this year.Though the agreement with the Israeli Premier League side wa...
Relegation - Threatened Aalesund Refusing To Sanction Departure Of Leke James
Published: August 07, 2014
Aalesund attacker Leke James , 21, says he is unlikely to depart his Norwegian club this summer.With only 12 rounds remaining before the end of the Tippeligaen, AaFK are struggling to stay afloat, with only 18 points in the kitty, and all hands must be on deck to reverse the negative trend instead of depleting the work...