OBI MIKEL Hopes For Munich Start
Published: May 18, 2012
Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel hopes to make up tomorrow for missing out on the 2008 Champions League final.The Nigeria international is expecting to start in Munich.He told the London Evening Standard: “I didn’t get to play in the final four years ago and hopefully I will this time. It was hard watching...
Exclusive: STEPHEN KESHI Scouts Hot Commodity SAVIOR FIDELIS
Published: May 18, 2012
Nigeria boss Stephen Keshi has scouted the Taraba United prolific forward Savior Fidelis with a view of drafting him to the Super Eagles, allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report.Fidelis is one of the most potent forwards in the Nationwide League, Nigeria's second - tier, and has bagged 12 goals in 12 games so far. ...
Everton Decide To Sell JOSEPH YOBO
Published: May 18, 2012
Everton have decided to part company with the Nigeria skipper Joseph Yobo in the summer, reports the Liverpool Echo. Yobo commands a transfer fee of four million pounds, and is said to be attracting interest from teams in Germany and France. Reports in Turkey earlier in the week revealed that Fenerbahce, where Yobo had...
LUKMAN HARUNA Leaving Dynamo Kiev In The Summer Market
Published: May 18, 2012
According to information from footballtransfer.com.ua, Olympic National Team skipper Lukman Haruna is one of seven players that Ukrainian vice-champions Dynamo Kiev plan to offload in the summer market.Yuri Semin and Sergei Rebrov earlier disclosed that some Dynamo Kiev players did not match the ambitions of Ukraine's ...
TIJANI BABANGIDA: KESHI Is Doing A Good Job
Published: May 18, 2012
Ex Ajax Amsterdam hero now Taraba United Chairman Tijani Babangida has thrown his weight behind Nigeria gaffer Stephen Keshi over his non-invitation of England based trio - Yakubu Aiyegbeni, Peter Odemwingie and John Obi Mikel - when he named his foreign professionals for Nigeria's Grade A games in June.Speaking in a c...
Malawi Invites 16 Professionals For Nigeria
Published: May 17, 2012
Source: Malawi Nation16 foreign based professionals have been called up by Malawi coach Kinnah Phiri  for the Afcon and World Cup qualifiers in June against Kenya, Nigeria and Chad.Most of the invited players, who are expected to arrive Lilongwe next week, are based in South Africa. Prior to the game with Nigeria,...
Exclusive: Floriana In Pole Position For ONOME SODJE
Published: May 17, 2012
According to leaks gathered by our Editorial staff, Maltese Premier League club Floriana are in pole position to land the Anglo-Nigerian striker Onome Sodje.On the back of a successful season with the Greens, the club's hierarchy are interested in renewing Sodje's contract which expired at the end of the season. Negoti...
KELVIN ETUHU Tickles Bradford Gaffer
Published: May 17, 2012
Kelvin Etuhu, the younger brother of Nigeria international Dixon Etuhu, is not committed to renewing  his contract with relegated Portsmouth.Etuhu's future destination could be Bradford City according to media reports in the United Kingdom. Bradford gaffer, Phil Parkinson has confirmed that the 23-year-old is on h...
Agent: Nothing New On TAYE TAIWO
Published: May 17, 2012
Source: Tuttomercatoweb.comFabio Parisi, , the agent of Nigeria international Taye Taiwo, has spoken to the microphones of reputable Italian football website Tuttomercatoweb on the situation of his client.Recall that Taiwo left AC Milan to join Queens Park Rangers on loan in the winter market. With QPR surviving the dr...
SONE ALUKO, UTAKA Get Invites, As KESHI Unveils Professionals
Published: May 17, 2012
Montpellier offensive player John Chukwudi Utaka was the headline name as Nigeria gaffer Stephen Keshi unveiled the list of foreign based professional players for June's crucial World Cup and African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Namibia, Malawi and Rwanda.Apart from John Utaka, 10 other players were selected by Ke...
Goals Coming Fast For BENTLEY
Published: May 17, 2012
Brann SK won comfortably at home 5-0 against Sogndal in the ninth round of matches played in Norway's elite series on Wednesday.The ex Odd Grenland winger, Chuks Akabueze, who is beginning to find his rhythm, opened the floodgates in the 52nd minute, his fourth strike in two games.Today, Thursday, Akabueze and the rest...
EMMANUEL EMENIKE Wants Russian Passport!
Published: May 17, 2012
Nigeria international Emmanuel Emenike was a guest of Russian television station Russia 2 on Wednesday. Interviewed by the anchor of the programme, Emenike revealed his desire to own a Russian Passport.''Why not?" the Spartak Moscow attacker was quoted as saying by championat.com. Emenike, who finished as top goalscore...
Peru's Three Musketeers To Face Eagles
Published: May 17, 2012
Peru coach Sergio Markarian plans to unleash his three musketeers -  Claudio Pizarro , Paolo Guerrero and Jefferson Farfan  - for next Wednesday's exhibition match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria, informs libero.pe.In goal against Nigeria, Sergio Markarian has picked the former Burnley goalie Diego Penny ...
Eskisehirspor, Besiktas and Trabzonspor In Three Way Battle For MICHAEL ENERAMO
Published: May 16, 2012
Eski├ůčehirspor are the latest team to be interested in the hot-in-demand Nigerian forward Michael Eneramo according to media reports in Turkey. Before Eneramo had surgery on Monday, there was contact between the striker and the Chairman of the Red Lightnings, Halil ünal.The 27-year-old, who is also being tracked ...
VICTOR OBINNA Gets June 12 Date
Published: May 16, 2012
Locomotiv Moscow forward Victor Obinna must return to the Russian capital on or before June 12.The Railway Men, who finished in a disappointing seventh position in the 2011 - 2012 season, start summer training on June 12, the official website reported on Wednesday. The team's training schedule will be disclosed laterNi...