Chelsea looking elsewhere for top striker with Osimhen heavily linked with transfer to PSG
Published: February 16, 2024
Chelsea are exploring alternatives to Victor Osimhen after it emerged that the Super Eagles forward is a priority target for PSG as a replacement for the departing Kylian Mbappé. According to The Standard's Nizaar Kinsella, the Stamford Bridge outfit have begun to sound out alternatives to the Napoli forward ...
Awaziem delays trip to Porto after contracting malaria on the day of AFCON final; Onyemaechi back in Portugal 
Published: February 16, 2024
Nigeria international Chidozie Awaziem is unlikely to be available for selection on Saturday afternoon when Boavista take on Chaves in the Portuguese Primeira Liga.    According to various reports in the Portuguese press including the sports division of  Rádio e Televisão de Portugal,  Awaziem has not yet...
Managerial royalty Mourinho namechecks Mikel as he discusses relationship with African players 
Published: February 16, 2024
Legendary Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho in an interview with FIVE presented by Rio Ferdinand discussed his relationship with African players whom he had coached in the past.    Mourinho previously worked with 2013 Africa Cup of Nations-winning players John Obi Mikel, Victor Moses and Kenneth Omeruo during his...
Chelsea target Osimhen is leading candidate to replace Mbappe at Paris Saint-Germain
Published: February 16, 2024
Nigeria international Victor Osimhen is being heavily linked with a summer transfer to French moneybags Paris Saint-Germain.   Premier League giants Chelsea were thought to be in pole position to sign the reigning African Footballer of the Year at the end of the 2023-2024 season but there is a new development. ...
PL International Cup: Lagos-born defender shines for PSV in win against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Published: February 15, 2024
Lagos-born defender Emmanuel van de Blaak was impressive for PSV U21s in their 2-1 victory over Chelsea in the quarterfinal of the Premier League International Cup played on Thursday night at Stamford Bridge. Ronnie Stutter gave the home side the lead in the 31st minute with the young England international taking ...
Who is Elijah Adebayo? The PL 'headmaster' ignored by England but a potential asset for Nigeria
Published: February 15, 2024
In the pulsating world of football, talent often shines brightly, but recognition can sometimes be elusive. Elijah Adebayo, the talented striker of Luton Town and of Nigerian descent, epitomizes this narrative.   With his exceptional skill set and remarkable performance in the English Premier League, Adebayo has...
'For sure' - Nottingham Forest coach reveals Aina is disappointed how things turned out in AFCON final
Published: February 15, 2024
Nottingham Forest manager Nuno Espirito Santo has admitted that Ola Aina is obviously disappointed how things turned out in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations final.    Heading into Sunday's final at the Stade Olympique Alassane Ouattara, the Super Eagles were the favorites but failed to clinch their fourth A...
Five reasons Nigeria should make a move for Chelsea midfielder Ugochukwu
Published: February 15, 2024
In the realm of football, talent knows no boundaries. The beautiful game transcends borders, cultures, and nationalities, often intertwining the destinies of players with diverse backgrounds.   One such player capturing attention on the international stage is Lesley Ugochukwu, the promising Chelsea midfielder of...
Photo confirmation the (Super) Eagles have landed: Iwobi, Bassey resume training at Fulham 
Published: February 15, 2024
Nigeria internationals Alex Iwobi and Calvin Bassey are back in the English capital, London after their international commitments with the Super Eagles at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations and this is official.    Through their official X account, Fulham have uploaded two images from their training session at Mo...
Jose Peseiro: Offers flooding in for Super Eagles coach two weeks before the expiration of his contract 
Published: February 15, 2024
Portuguese football tactician Jose Peseiro will have to resist interest from a host of teams in order to stay on as coach of Nigeria's senior national team, the Super Eagles.    The 63-year-old has two weeks to the end of his tenure as Super Eagles coach and could be leaving as a free agent if he does not a...
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Published: February 15, 2024
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Southampton demand N19.5b plus bonuses for Super Eagles striker Onuachu 
Published: February 15, 2024
Championship promotion hopefuls Southampton have reportedly named their asking price for Nigeria international Paul Onuachu.    The lanky striker is expected back in Trabzon on Friday after representing the Super Eagles at the recently concluded 2023 Africa Cup of Nations.    According to Turkish newspa...
Manchester United likely to move for 2021 Super Eagles invitee but on one condition
Published: February 15, 2024
It is no news that Manchester United have been linked with a summer move for 2021 Super Eagles invitee Michael Olise but it appears that the interest now depends on the arrival of a new key figure at the club.   According to Footballtransfers, the Red Devils will only step up their pursuit of Crystal Palace with...
Arsenal's Flying Eagles-eligible striker Obi-Martin scores for Demark U17s in friendly v Switzerland 
Published: February 15, 2024
Arsenal striker of Nigerian descent, Chido Obi-Martin continues to catch the eye for club and country.    The Flying Eagles-eligible striker was among the scorers as Denmark U17s defeated Switzerland 4-0 in a friendly on Wednesday, February 14.   Obi-Martin broke the deadlock in the seventeenth minute wh...
Nigeria's seventh most capped player Iwobi makes decision on international future after overtaking Okocha
Published: February 15, 2024
Alex Iwobi has no plans whatsoever to quit the Nigeria national team contrary to sensational reports in the local media that he was calling time on his international career in the wake of the unfortunate incidents that happened during and after Sunday's 2023 Africa Cup of Nations final against Ivory Coast.    ...