Nigeria v Namibia Live Commentary
Published: June 03, 2012
3:45pm A victory against Namibia will earn the Super Eagles some important three points as they begin their chase for qualification for the Brazil 2014 Fifa World Cup. Group rivals Kenya and Malawi played a goalless draw on Saturday.3:52pm: Players and officials of both teams have come out of the tunnel. Ikechukwu Uche...
STEPHEN KESHI Unveils Starting Eleven To Face Namibia
Published: June 03, 2012
As many as five home based player were listed as Nigeria Coach Stephen Keshi unveiled a strong looking starting eleven for the World Cup qualifier against Namibia in Calabar. As expected Vincent Enyeama, skipper in the absence of Joseph Yobo, starts in goal. Godfrey Oboabona, Juwon Oshaniwa, Azubuike Egwuekwe and Efe A...
NWANKWO KANU Demands 380,000 Euros Compo From Pompey
Published: June 03, 2012
Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu wants to quit League 1 side Portsmouth, and is demanding that the club pays the full amount of his wages in the final year of his contract. That compensation figure is thought to be around 380,000 euros.''The club is in the players’ hands. On one hand, them agreeing to defer wages gave...
Official: SAMSON GODWIN Negotiating With FC Minsk
Published: June 03, 2012
Nigerian midfielder Samson Godwin, who last played for Ukrainian Premier League club Karpaty, is close to a deal with a team in Belarus. The 28-year-old had been searching for a new club following his release by Karpaty.According to the official website, Godwin is in the Belarusian capital holding talks with the manage...
Former Sampdoria Coach Pleased With EDDY ONAZI, SANI EMMANUEL
Published: June 02, 2012
Former Sampdoria coach Gianluca Atzori has been going scouting, looking for talents since he was relieved of his appointment. On Saturday evening, Atzori watched the reserve fixture between Torino and Lazio, which featured two Nigerian youngsters Eddy Onazi and golden ball winner at the 2009 Fifa Under 17 world cup hos...
NNAMDI ODUAMADI Out Of Namibia Game
Published: June 02, 2012
AC Milan's flying winger Nnamdi Oduamadi has been ruled out of the Brazil 2014 World Cup qualifier against Namibia in Calabar on Sunday, team officials have disclosed.Oduamadi did not conclude training on Friday after suffering a knock, Also, he did not participate in today's final work-out.It's a big blow to the Niger...
UGOCHUKWU UKAH: I Do Not Agree With SOL CAMPBELL
Published: June 02, 2012
During the week, Nigeria international Ugochukwu Ukah featured on the BBC Panorama programme. Interviewed by the anchor, the former Widzew Lodz defender complained that he was racially abused by rival supporters in Poland.Poland's biggest and most influential sports daily Przeglad Sportowy contacted Ukah to clarify his...
OBAFEMI MARTINS Leaving Rubin Kazan
Published: June 02, 2012
Former FC Ebedei whiz-kid Obafemi Martins could change clubs this summer, writes Russia's number one sports daily Sport Express.The 27-year-old Nigeria international who joined Rubin Kazan from Bundesliga side Wolfsburg in the summer of 2010 for a club record transfer fee has seen his first team opportunities limited a...
Chinese, Israeli Clubs Target OBINNA OBIEFULE
Published: June 02, 2012
Record goal scorer in the Maltese Premier League Obinna Obiefule is set to leave the Island Nation. Obiefule's 34 goals last season has seen more illustrious clubs in Europe and abroad scrambling for his services. The striker is very enticing to suitors as he is a free agent, after choosing not to extend his contract w...
Trabzonspor Still Working On Deal To Sign MICHAEL ENERAMO
Published: June 02, 2012
Trabzonspor hope to continue discussions with Michael Eneramo next week. In the first meeting held, negotiations on signing the Nigerian forward had met a brick-wall after both club and player could not agree economic terms.According to reports in Turkey, Trabzonspor have increased their financial offer to Eneramo, gua...
ALFRED EFFIONG On The Wishlist Of Gzira United
Published: June 01, 2012
According to sportinmalta.com, first division promotion hopefuls Gzira United are interested in Alfred Effiong, top scorer in the BOV Malta Premier League with 17 goals two seasons ago.Gzira United President Joe Pace has offered a contract to the 27-year-old Valletta forward who is set to released by the Maltese champi...
OBODO Close To Benevento Deal
Published: June 01, 2012
Lega Pro Prima Divisione A team Benevento are close to announcing the acquisition of Kenneth Obodo, the younger brother of former Udinese star Christian Obodo.Kenneth Obodo was due to be unveiled by Benevento on May 31st, but the signing ceremony has been postponed. According to the official website of the third-t...
English, Dutch And Belgian Suitors For MARVIN OGUNJIMI
Published: June 01, 2012
Marvin Ogunjimi could make a sensational return to Belgium. The Belgian international joined Mallorca in the winter market, but has failed to establish himself in the squad.Now, there is speculation in the Spanish Press he could be leaving Spain in the summer transfer window. English, Dutch and Belgian clubs are ready ...
RAHEEM LAWAL Leaves Spain Without Permission
Published: June 01, 2012
CD Atlético Baleares are unhappy Raheem Lawal left Spain on Friday for Nigeria without permission. The midfielder is one of the invited players for Sunday's World Cup qualifier against the Brave Warriors in Calabar.Lawal only arrived Spain on Wednesday from Lima,where the Eagles had played Peru in an internation...
Swiss Club Lucerne Chase TOTO TAMUZ
Published: June 01, 2012
Swiss vice-champions Lucerne are looking for reinforcements in attack, and are focusing on the Israeli-Nigerian forward of Hapoel Tel Aviv, Toto Tamuz reports blick.ch.Tamuz has a market value of €1 .5 million which has not deterred the Swiss club from preparing a bid. Lucerne also have an excellent relationship w...