Official: Xerez CD Take Bartholomew Ogbeche
Published: January 19, 2013
Through a statement on the official website, Spanish Segunda division club Xerez CD have announced the acquisition of Nigeria international Bartholomew Ogbeche.Ogbeche, who played last season at Middlesbrough, has signed a contract with Xerez CD until the end of the 2012 - 2013 season.Signed as replacement for striker ...
Sam Sodje Confirms Heading To Portsmouth, Tips Eagles To Win Afcon
Published: January 19, 2013
Super Eagles defender Sam Sodje has confirmed that he is on his way to English League One clubside Portsmouth. He has agreed terms to join the seaside club any time soon.Super Sam as Sodje is fondly called by football fans across England because of his all action, hard tackling super hero heroics whenever in action has...
Sam Sodje On The Brink Of Portsmouth Contract
Published: January 18, 2013
According to leaks gathered by Sky Sports, Nigeria international Sammy Sodje's search for a club is about coming to an end. League One side Portsmouth are set to sign Sodje, a free agent, on a short-term contract.The 33 - year - old defender has been without a club since last summer after his contract was not renewed o...
Official: Adebayo Azeez Joins Leyton Orient On Loan
Published: January 18, 2013
Leyton Orient have announced the signing of Anglo - Nigerian striker Adebayo Azeez. The Charlton Athletic youngster will play on loan for the League One side until February 16.Earlier this season, 19 - year - old Azeez played on loan at Wycombe Wanderers, making four appearances in the League Two.Though eligible to rep...
Onyekachi Apam Out For Three Weeks
Published: January 18, 2013
Rennes defender Onyekachi Apam will spend the next three weeks on the sidelines after he suffered a tear in his right thigh against Bordeaux last weekend, the official website of the Ligue 1 club has disclosed. Apam was not in the Rennes squad that played Montpellier in the League Cup on Wednesday. He will be absent fo...
Yussuf Ayila: Eagles Have 90 Percent Chance Of Winning Afcon
Published: January 18, 2013
Out-of-favor Nigeria international Yussuf Ayila has commented on the chances of the Super Eagles winning silverware at the African Cup of Nations. ''We have many good players who play in Europe, and a good coach. So our chances of winning the tournament are quite good. Rate them as 80-90%,'' Ayila told dynamomania.com....
Editorial: Super Eagles Squad Is Inexperienced
Published: January 18, 2013
Ivory Coast is widely expected to win the African Cup of Nations tournament this year. This is really one of the strongest teams on the continent. But it's just the same as last year. They were lacking luck then. How about today? Their team is really impressive. In my opinion Ghana and Nigeria can cause them trouble.Fi...
Stephen Keshi Explains Choice Of Players For Afcon
Published: January 18, 2013
Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has explained the reasoning behind his omission of certain players on his 23-man list to the African Cup of Nations.Keshi has admitted that though the squad may look inexperienced on paper, he is building a team for the future.''We have to spread this opportunity to everyone. I think th...
Joseph Yobo: Nigeria Needs To Win Something
Published: January 18, 2013
Fenerbahçe SK central defender Joseph Yobo will play in his sixth African Cup of Nations in South Africa, which kicks off on Saturday. Once again, the Super Eagles captain has commented on Nigeria's chances of winning the trophy on February 10 when the final is played in Johannesburg.''This is a very special tou...
Mustapha Babadidi In Holland Negotiating Venlo Contract For Next Season
Published: January 17, 2013
This is one of the worst kept secrets for followers of the transfer market. As first published by the online edition of Complete Sports, Gombe United's Mustapha Babadidi and his agent Tony Harris have arrived Holland to begin talks with the VVV Venlo hierarchy on a contract.Authoritative Dutch publication Elf Voetbal s...
Bologna Chase Serie B Best Right Back Daniel Adejo
Published: January 17, 2013
Daniel Adejo, who is widely regarded as Nigeria's best right back, is on the wishlist of Bologna in the winter transfer market, according to Italian portal tuttobolognaweb.it. 23- year - old Adejo is having an outstanding season for Reggina, suiting up 20 times for the Dark-reds in the Serie B. In a recent poll, he was...
Paul Obiefule Negotiating With Viborg
Published: January 17, 2013
From 2004 to 2006 , the Nigerian midfielder Paul Obiefule played in Viborg. Since then he has appeared for clubs in Norway and Finland, but at the end of last year, he returned to Viborg to keep in shape.At that time it was reported, however, from his agent that Obiefule was on his way to China to sign a lucrative cont...
Done Deal: Maurice Edu Arrives Bursaspor On Loan
Published: January 17, 2013
USA international Maurice Edu has completed a loan switch to Turkish Super League outfit Bursaspor for the remainder of the season.Edu has seen his playing opportunities limited at Stoke City, managing only a cameo appearance against Liverpool early October. Looking for first team football, he agreed to move to Turkey....
Chigozie Ugwu Completes Loan Switch To Plymouth Argyle
Published: January 17, 2013
19  - year - old Anglo - Nigerian striker Chigozie Ugwu has joined League Two club Plymouth Argyle on an initial one - month loan deal.The Reading youngster played on loan with League One side Yeovil earlier this season.''I started off scoring, but got halted a bit by an injury. I was out for two months and coming...
NFF's Financial Problems May Hinder Super Eagles Afcon Chances
Published: January 17, 2013
Financial problems may hinder the Super Eagles chances of winning a third African Cup of Nations trophy. Supersport.com quoting an official of the Nigeria Football Federation says the National Sports Commission, NSC has not released funds of about one million euros (=N=220 million) for Nigeria's participation at the co...