Ugo Ukah Delighted Reaching Polish Cup Semi - Finals
Published: March 27, 2014
Jagiellonia Bialystok stopper Ugo Ukah has expressed delight after his team qualified for the semifinals of the Polish Cup on Tuesday evening. Following their 3 - 2 defeat of Lechia Gda�sk on aggregate, Ukah and his teammates will face Zawisza Bydgoszcz at home in the first leg of the semifinals on April 8 before the...
Austin Ejide To Face Ironi Kiryat Shmona In State Cup Semifinals
Published: March 27, 2014
On Thursday, March 27, the draw was held for the semifinals of the Israeli State Cup.There is Nigerian interest involved in the competition after Austin Ejide’s Hapoel Beer Sheva made it to the semifinal stage thanks to the 3 - 2 win over Hapoel Rishon Lezion on Tuesday.For the next round, Hapoel Beer Sheva will ...
Tottenham Ahead Of Liverpool, Everton In Sprint For Eddy Onazi
Published: March 27, 2014
Lazio midfielder Eddy Onazi has been relegated to the substitute bench by manager Edy Reja but this has not stopped teams from enquiring about his availability in the summer transfer market.The Metro newspaper is reporting that Tottenham Hotspur will battle Liverpool for the signature of the experienced youngster after...
Emmanuel Emenike Vows To Keep Scoring
Published: March 27, 2014
Ahead of the clash with Bursaspor next Monday, Fenerbahce striker Emmanuel Emenike has vowed to add to his 11 goals in the Super Lig.Recall that the Nigeria international stated last week that he would love to finish the season with at least 18 goals.“I promised to score in all the remaining matches and our next ...
Isaac Success, Iheanacho,Alhassan Ibrahim, Saddam Auta Named In Flying Eagles Provisional Squad
Published: March 27, 2014
Kelechi Iheanacho and Isaac Success are the standout names in the provisional Flying Eagles squad to prosecute the African Youth Championship qualifier in May against Tanzania or Kenya. While Success has been banging in goals for the Granada Reserve Team in practice matches, Kelechi Iheanacho , according to unconfirmed...
Malta Federation Suspends Ohawuchi, Ewurum
Published: March 26, 2014
The Disciplinary Committee of the Malta Football Federation has suspended Sliema Wanderers striker Stanley Ohawuchi for one match. And that means he will not feature for Sliema Wanderers this weekend when they take on Valletta at home in the championship round.The ex Nigeria youth international is the joint leading mar...
Brown Ideye Silences Critics With Brace For Dynamo Kiev
Published: March 26, 2014
Dynamo Kiev have qualified for the semifinals of the Ukrainian Cup following a hard fought 3 - 2 victory over Metalist on Wednesday evening.Nigeria international Brown Ideye bagged a first half brace for the Kievites and was the architect in building up the goal scored by Yarmolenko in the 73rd minute.And he had a chan...
Oke Akpoveta Doubtful For Inter Clash
Published: March 26, 2014
As reported by the official website of Azerbaijani Premier League team Revan, Oke Akpoveta may be unavailable for selection in the 28th round of matches against Inter Baki.The Nigerian striker did not participate in full training with the rest of his teammates at the Bayil Arena on Wednesday.Instead, he had an individu...
Official : Gbolahan Ariyibi Joins Tranmere Rovers On Loan
Published: March 26, 2014
Through a statement on its official webpage, League One side Tranmere Rovers has announced that it has reached an agreement with Leeds United over the transfer of Gbolahan Ariyibi.The 19 - year - old winger will remain at Prenton Park until June 30, 2014, or in layman’s language until the end of this season.He ma...
Passionate Izunna Uzochukwu Out For The Season
Published: March 26, 2014
Izunna Uzochukwu will have to undergo meniscus surgery in the coming days and this will definitely rule him out of action for the rest of the season. The defensive midfielder is one of the first names on manager Glen Riddersholm’s team sheet, therefore, his absence is a big blow to FC Midtjylland in their bid to ...
Nnamdi Oduamadi On Target Again For Varese
Published: March 26, 2014
While he is keeping an eye on one of the playoff positions, Varese winger Nnamdi Oduamadi reckons that his Serie B side need at least 50 points to stay afloat this season.The Nigeria international netted just before the hour mark as Varese narrowly defeated Empoli 1 - 0 on Tuesday night at the  Stadio Franco Ossol...
Derick Ogbu Laments Missed Scoring Opportunities Against Universitatea Cluj
Published: March 26, 2014
Derick Chuka Ogbu has admitted that CFR Cluj threw away many scoring opportunities in the 2 - 1 loss to city rivals Universitatea Cluj on Monday.The Nigerian striker restored parity for the Railwaymen in the 18th minute, 3 minutes after Valentin Lemnaru scored the opening goal of the game at  Stadionul Dr. Constan...
Austin Ejide Keeps Double Dream Alive, Hapoel Beer Sheva Advance To State Cup Semis
Published: March 25, 2014
Hapoel Beer Sheva are through to the semifinals of the State Cup after a hard fought 3 - 2 win over Hapoel Rishon Lezion on Tuesday evening.And that means their dream of winning both the League and shaking hands with the President is still alive.Manager Elisha Levy included in - form Nigeria international Austin Ejide ...
NEC Midfielder, Alireza Jahanbakhsh : We Will Beat Nigeria 2 - 1 Or 1 - 0
Published: March 25, 2014
Iran winger Alireza Jahanbakhsh fancies Team Melli’s chances against African champions Nigeria when both continental powerhouses clash at the World Cup.The 20 - year - old has predicted that the Asians will qualify for the last eight of the mundial for the first time in their history.“I hope everything goes...
Exclusive: Emmanuel Adewole Joins Bangladesh Champions Sheikh Russel
Published: March 25, 2014
Former Arsenal Academy attacker Emmanuel Adewole has ended speculation about his future by penning a three - month contract with Bangladeshi Premier League champions, Sheikh Russel.There is an option to extend the deal for another year in his favor or he could terminate his stay if an interested suitor comes calling. H...