Oyo To Host NRA 2013 AGM
Published: June 04, 2013
Oyo State has been confirmed as the host state for this year’s Nigeria Referee Association (NRA) Annual General Meeting (AGM), scheduled for this weekend.The national executives members of NRA and representatives from all states are expected to arrive at Lafia Hotel Ibadan on Friday 7th June ahead of the AGM slat...
Super Eagles Train At Kasarani Pitch
Published: June 04, 2013
Kenya’s opponents in the World Cup Qualifiers, the Super Eagles of Nigeria had a feel of the Moi Sports Centre Kasarani turf this evening, barely 24 hours to the match on Wednesday. The Eagles landed in Nairobi early Tuesday morning from Germany.The team was accompanied to the Moi Sports Centre Kasarani by the Ni...
Efe Ambrose: Wanyama Will Give Our Team Problems
Published: June 04, 2013
 Nigeria and Celtic FC defender Efe Ambrose says that he will be sad playing against his team mate at Celtic Victor Mugubi Wanyama tomorrow as Kenya takes on Nigeria on a World Cup Qualifier. Ambrose missed the first leg in Calabar with injury but will be fit and ready for the second leg in Nairobi tomorrow. &ldqu...
Wisla Krakow Offer Emmanuel Sarki Fresh Three - Year Deal
Published: June 04, 2013
Ex Nigeria youth - teamer Emmanuel Sarki will continue playing for WisÅ�a Kraków next season if he agrees to put pen to paper on a new three - year contract offered by Wisla Krakow, writes sport.pl.The 25 - year - old midfielder signed a six - month contract with Wisla Krakow in the January transfer window and ...
Sunday Mba: I Can Do More With The National Team
Published: June 04, 2013
2013 African Cup of Nations match winner Sunday Mba has told the official website of Fifa that he hopes to shine at the Confederations Cup billed to be staged in Brazil from June 15 - 30.The Rangers International midfielder has been on the wishlist of clubs in Ukraine, Turkey and Romania since his exploits in South Afr...
Liverpool Make Bid For Ilori
Published: June 04, 2013
Liverpool have made a bid for Sporting Lisbon defender Tiago Ilori.O Jogo says Liverpool have offered €4.2 million for Sporting stopper Tiago Ilori, while offering another €800,000 in performance related bonuses.Sporting are insisting on €7 million to sell the Portugal U21 defender.Tiago, 20, is also a t...
Super Eagles Land In Kenya
Published: June 04, 2013
Kenya’s opponents in the World Cup Qualifier match on Wednesday Super Eagles of Nigeria jeted into the country in the thick of the night on Tuesday from Frankfurt, Germany where they had connected a flight to Kenya from Mexico.According to FKF Chief Executive Officer Michael Esakwa who received them at the airpor...
Namibia - Nigeria Match Tickets Go On Sale
Published: June 04, 2013
Tickets for the Namibia - Nigeria game on June 12th have gone on sale at Computicket at Shoprite and Checkers and at the NFA Soccer House for N$50 each (equivalent of  =N= 760) and no tickets will be sold on match-day, informs namibiasport.com.na.After the Brave Warriors lock horns with Malawi on Wednesday, they e...
Bursaspor Join Race For Michael Eneramo
Published: June 03, 2013
According to reporting by Turkish sports daily Fanatik, Super League outfit Bursaspor have joined the race for Nigeria international Michael Eneramo27 - year - old Eneramo becomes a free agent with effect from July 1, 2013. His free - agent status means he is being chased by clubs based in Turkey and abroad.The leaders...
Sampdoria May Not Be Able To Afford Emeghara's Transfer Fee
Published: June 03, 2013
As reported by Italian transfer market portal Tuttomercatoweb.com, Sampdoria are interested in the acquisition of Swiss - Nigerian forward Innocent Emeghara. But the stumbling block is that Sampdoria may not be able to meet the valuation of the 24 - year - old attacker thought to be around four million euros.Siena, whe...
Ogu, Onazi Rated 50 - 50 For Kenya Clash
Published: June 03, 2013
Ahead of the titanic clash against the Harambee Stars of Kenya on Wednesday, the Super Eagles medics are sweating on the fitness of Academica midfielder John Ogu, Lazio's Eddy Onazi plus Brown Ideye of Dynamo Kiev.The three players suffered knocks in the clash with Mexico (2 - 2) last Friday. All are rated 50 - 50 to b...
Tahiti Announce Squad For Confederations Cup
Published: June 02, 2013
Manager of Tahiti National Team, Eddy Etaeta has named a 23 - man squad for the Fifa Confederations Cup. The only professional named by the gaffer is the ex France youth -teamer and Nancy forward Marama Vahirua, who played on loan last season for Greece Super League side  Panthrakikos. Interestingly, four members ...
Kenya Accuses Nigeria Federation Of Playing Hide And Seek
Published: June 02, 2013
The Kenyan soccer Federation (FKF) has accused the Nigerian Federation of playing hide and seek in regards to sending out information on their expected date of arrival in Nairobi for the World Cup qualifier match, reports michezoafrika.com.Kenya will host the African champions Nigeria in Nairobi next week on Wednesday ...
John Obuh Satisfied With Flying Eagles Performance
Published: June 02, 2013
John Obuh and his charges are still without a win after two rounds of matches played at the prestigious Toulon Tournament.Against Belgium on Sunday afternoon, Alhaji Gero struck after 43 minutes to salvage a draw for the Flying Eagles. Earlier, Mpoku's 23rd minute goal had given the Europeans the lead.In his post match...
Ahmed Musa: I Was Unlucky With The Penalty
Published: June 02, 2013
Ahmed Musa was the only CSKA Moscow player that failed to convert his penalty kick against Anzhi on Saturday in the Russian Cup final. While Musa has expressed delight that the Army Men won their seventh Russian Cup, he has admitted that he was unlucky not to score from the spot.''Of course, I'm happy that we were able...