Asisat Oshoala Opens And Closes The Scoring On Home Debut For Barcelona Femení
Published: February 14, 2019
Nigeria international striker Asisat Oshoala has landed firmly on her feet at Barcelona Femení after writing her name on the scoresheet for the second successive game as the Blaugranes lost 3-2 to Recreativo Huelva at the Miniestadi on Wednesday evening. The Dalian Quanjian loanee needed less than a minute to open...
What Nigerian Fans Are Saying After Flying Eagles Loss On Penalties to Mali
Published: February 14, 2019
Nigeria's Flying Eagles might provisionally have to settle for third place in the on-going U-20 Championship in Niger following their 4-3 loss to Mali on penalties after a 1-1 draw.Nigerians were certainly displeased with what the boys churned out at the Stade General Seyni Kountchey Stadium on Wednesday evening as Pau...
Ighalo Completes N6.09B Move To Shanghai Shenhua, Joins On Three-Year Deal, Handed No 9 Kit
Published: February 14, 2019
Odion Ighalo has ended speculation about his future after completing a transfer to Chinese Super League side Shanghai Greenland Shenhua from Changchun Yatai. The future of the Nigeria international has been the subject of speculation in recent months following the demotion of Changchun Yatai from the Chinese topflig...
Confirmed: Tottenham Watch 'Nigerian Eden Hazard' Score Two Goals, Win Penalty For Watford In FAYC
Published: February 13, 2019
'Nigerian Eden Hazard' Jayden Bennetts was the star of the show as Watford sealed their place in the quarterfinals of the FA Youth Cup following their 4-1 rout of Ipswich Town on Tuesday evening. Watford confirmed during the game staged at Wingate & Finchley FC that Tottenham Hotspur scout David Pleat was in the cro...
U20 AFCON Nigeria 1 Mali 1 (3-4 On Penalties) : Lady Luck Fails To Smile On Flying Eagles As Ozornwafor, Aniekeme Miss From The Spot
Published: February 13, 2019
Nigeria's Flying Eagles  on Wednesday were defeated 4-3 on penalties by the Malian U-20 side in the first semifinals of the CAF U-20 Africa Cup of Nations at the Stade General Seyni Koutche. The game had ended 1-1 at regulation time and required the spot kicks to determine the winners but midfielder Aniekeme Okon's pe...
Flying Eagles Player Ratings Vs Mali : High Marks For Utin, Muhammad; Ogbu, Effiom Catch The Eye; Nazifi Not At His Best
Published: February 13, 2019
The Flying Eagles will not contest the U20 AFCON showpiece after they were beaten 4-3 on penalties by Mali on Wednesday evening. Allnigeriasoccer.com runs the rule on the Flying Eagles on show thus, Goalkeeper:Orewale Oremade: Was well beaten by Mamadou Traore's opener. Denied Boubacar Traore with a good save in the ...
Go Ahead Eagles Whizkid Gets Maiden Nigeria U17 Call-Up Ahead Of AFCON
Published: February 13, 2019
Allnigeriasoccer.com has been informed that highly-rated youngster Lateef Omidiji Jr is in line to make his debut for the Golden Eaglets next month after receiving a call-up to the national team. This is the first time the Go Ahead Eagles teen sensation has been invited to the Nigeria U17s since he turned his back ...
OGC Nice Join PSG, Borussia Dortmund In Race To Sign Chelsea's Nigerian Midfielder
Published: February 13, 2019
Borussia Dortmund and Paris Saint-Germain are not the only clubs working on a deal to sign Chelsea midfielder of Nigerian descent Faustino Anjorin in the summer transfer window, allnigeriasoccer.com understands. The latest club showing serious interest in the England U18 star is Ligue I side OGC Nice, who are coach...
33 Home-Based Stars Called Into Nigeria U23 Team For AFCONQ Vs Libya
Published: February 13, 2019
Head Coach Imama Amapakabo has called to camp 33 players ahead of next month's Africa U23 Cup of Nations qualifying fixture between Nigeria and Libya.The first leg, to be hosted by Libya in Tunisia (as the Libyans still cannot host international matches in their country) will hold between 20th – 22nd March, with Nige...
Official: American-Born Nigerian Striker Inks Professional Contract With Arsenal
Published: February 13, 2019
Premier League giants, Arsenal has revealed via a publication on the club's official website, arsenal.com that teenage Nigerian striker, Folarin Balogun has put pen to paper on his first professional contract.Having seen his improvement over the years at Hale End and particularly this season, the club's hierarchy has m...
Zidane Tipped To Replace Sarri At Chelsea & Why It's Good News For Victor Moses
Published: February 13, 2019
Chelsea are in a difficult situation in the race to qualify for next season's Champions League following their 6-0 loss to Manchester City, a result that left them in sixth position in the table. According to The Sun , Chelsea want Zinedine Zidane as their next manager if they sack Sarri and hope he can take Blues b...
Yobo Gives His Opinion On Mbappe, Dani Alves Display Against Manchester United
Published: February 13, 2019
Dani Alves was hailed by former Marseille defender Joseph Yobo after helping Paris Saint-Germain beat Manchester United 2-0 in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Yobo has highlighted the quality of the Brazil international who was deployed as a right midfielder against the Red Devils. ''Dani Alves, we all kn...
Europa League: Fenerbahce Coach Rates The Performance Of Victor Moses Against Zenit
Published: February 13, 2019
Fenerbahce coach Ersun Yanal was impressed with the performance of Victor Moses in his side's 1-0 win against FC Zenit Saint Petersburg in a Europa League round of 32 first leg tie at Sukru Saracoglu in Istanbul on Tuesday. The Chelsea loanee was involved in the build-up play that led to the Yellow Canaries' winner ...
Rohr Speaks On Replicating Keshi's AFCON Achievement, Admits It'll Be Difficult With 24 Teams
Published: February 13, 2019
Gernot Rohr believes the Super Eagles chances of winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations have reduced because this summer's tournament is the first time 24 teams will compete for the title. Nigeria have sewn up qualification with one game to spare and the German coach will use next month's games against Seychelles a...
U20 AFCON : Nigeria And Mali Coaches Preview Semifinal Showdown In Niamey
Published: February 13, 2019
Flying Eagles coach Paul Aigbogun and Mali U20 coach Mamoutou Kané faced the cameras on Tuesday ahead of today's 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations semifinal showdown at the Stade Général Seyni Kountché, Niamey. Nigeria are seasoned campaigners at the U20 AFCON, having reached nine finals, while their opponents toda...