Olarenwaju Kayode On Target For Maccabi Netanya, As Sani Emmanuel Makes Debut
Published: October 31, 2014
Former Nigeria youth international Olarenwaju Kayode netted his second goal of the season in the Israeli Premier League on Thursday evening, as Maccabi Netanya shared the spoils with Beitar Jerusalem.Zarko Korac gave the home team the lead in the 27th minute, only for ex Flying Eagles striker Kayode to restore parity f...
David Alaba Named Austria Sportsman Of The Year Again
Published: October 31, 2014
Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has retained Austria’s Sportsman of the Year Award, which he also won in 2013.To scoop the prestigious accolade, Alaba beat downhill skier Marcel Hirscher by one point, and was recognized for his outstanding contribution to Bayern Munich and the national team in the year under r...
Crystal Palace Run The Rule Over Nnamdi Oduamadi
Published: October 30, 2014
Emissaries representing the interest of Crystal Palace were among the 4,500 spectators when Crotone clashed with Brescia in the Serie B on Tuesday evening, informs Tuttomercatoweb.com.Their mission was clear  - to run the rule over Nigeria international Nnamdi Oduamadi, who lasted the entire 90 minutes for Crotone...
Gaiya Hails President Jonathan For Intervening in NFF Crisis
Published: October 30, 2014
The House Committee of Sports has described the intervention of President Goodluck Jonathan into the lingering crisis of the NFF as crucial and timely.The chairman of the House Committee, Hon Godfrey Ali Gaiya who said this in Abuja on Thursday praised President Jonathan for finding time in his tight schedule to attend...
Anthony Nwakaeme Rues Loss To Hapoel Acre
Published: October 30, 2014
For the first time in four Premier League matches, Anthony Nwakaeme failed to find the back of the net for his modest Israeli club Hapoel Ra’anana.He has admitted that the things did not work out as planned at the Karnei Oren Memorial Field, after losing by two goals to Hapoel Acre.“ We gave everything on t...
Order From Above : Stephen Keshi Returns As Nigeria Coach
Published: October 30, 2014
The powers that be have instructed the Nigeria Football Federation to rehire Stephen Keshi as coach of the National Team.Recall that he was fired by the Board of the Federation two weeks ago after winning only one game out of a possible four in the African Cup of Nations qualifiers. It means interim coach Shuaibu Amodu...
Osaguona Ighodaro, Enugu Rangers RUBBISH Rumours Linking Striker With Kelantan
Published: October 30, 2014
Enugu Rangers marksman Osaguona Ighodaro has rubbished rumours circulating in the local and international media that claimed he has agreed in principle to join Malaysian Super League club Kelantan at the end of the domestic championship.The 24 - year - old is angry with the reports as he is still tied to the Flying Ant...
Tottenham Hotspur To Loan Moses Simon To ADO Den Haag IF Work Permit Application Is Unsuccessful
Published: October 30, 2014
Tottenham Hotspur hope to revive their interest in AS Trencin striker Moses Simon in the next few months after missing out on his services in the hours leading up to the close of the summer transfer window, according to SL10.ng.But the English Premier League club face competition from an unnamed Dutch club, whose ident...
Nosa Igiebor Scores On Maccabi Tel Aviv Home Debut
Published: October 29, 2014
Maccabi Tel Aviv have closed the gap on leaders Ironi Kiryat Shmona to one point after they beat MS Ashdod 5 -2 at the Bloomfield Stadium on Wednesday evening.Goals from Eran Zahavi (2), Omri Ben Harush, Tai Ben Haim and Nosa Igiebor - his first since his switch from Real Betis in the summer - gave the Yellows their fi...
Borussia Dortmund and VfB Stuttgart Run The Rule Over Jerry Mbakogu
Published: October 29, 2014
According to matching press reports in Italy and Germany, representatives of Borussia Dortmund and VfB Stuttgart were in the stands to witness the Serie B clash between Carpi and Ternana. Tuttomercatoweb.com says scouts of the two teams watched the in - form Nigerian striker Jerry Mbakogu in action on Tuesday.And ...
Malta Football Association Suspends Ayodeji Adeniran For One Game
Published: October 29, 2014
The Malta Football Association Disciplinary Committee has suspended Jotham Ayodeji Adeniran for one match following the incident involving the striker in the FA Trophy clash against S.K. Victoria Wanderers.The Kirkop United star will miss the upcoming fixture against Qrendi in the BOV Third Division on Sunday at the Ch...
Manchester United Strike Deal With Chivita
Published: October 29, 2014
English Premier League powerhouse Manchester United have signed a multi - year deal with Chi Limited that will allow the beverage manufacturers to use the club’s crest and club imagery on a range of products throughout the country.The official website of the Old Trafford outfit, manutd.com, has announced that Chi...
John Ogu And Austin Ejide Outstanding In Hapoel Beer Sheva Win
Published: October 29, 2014
Hapoel Beer Sheva have climbed to second position, where they finished last season, after defeating Maccabi Haifa 2 - 0 in the Premier League on Tuesday. Nigeria internationals Austin Ejide and John Ogu were named in the starting lineup by manager Elisha Levy, but it was the midfielder who was the most outstanding play...
Official : Chris Iwelumo Hangs Up His Boots
Published: October 29, 2014
Former Scotland international Chris Iwelumo , 36,  has retired from the game that brought him fame and fortune.He was under contract with Chester until the summer of 2015, but has not featured for the Conference side since the 1 - 1 draw against Welling United on October 4. “The day has arrived,” Chris...
Official : Obafemi Martins Pens Fresh Three - Year Deal With Seattle Sounders
Published: October 28, 2014
With a note on the official website, MLS side Seattle Sounders have announced that they have prolonged the contract of  Obafemi Martins. Per club and MLS policy, the financial terms and length of the deal were not disclosed, but it is understood the Nigeria international will remain at the club for the next three ...