How Chukwueze is transforming into one of La Liga's most dangerous wingers
Published: March 02, 2023
Super Eagles star Samuel Chukwueze was on the scoresheet on Monday when Villarreal defeated Getafe at the Estadio La Ceramica.    Chukwueze's latest brilliant performance earned him a spot in the La Liga Team of the Week.   The Villarreal winger is enjoying a fruitful season for the Yellow Submarin...
Super Eagles star Chukwueze equals feat he first achieved against Barcelona
Published: February 28, 2023
After four consecutive defeats in La Liga, Villarreal returned to winning ways by beating Getafe 2-1 at the Estadio de la Cerámica on Monday night.    Prior to the visit of The Azulones, the Yellow Submarine were on a bad run, losing to Rayo Vallecano, Elche, Barcelona and RCD Mallorca, and had to come from ...
'I did not sleep at all' - Super Eagles legend Amuneke admits he was excited to join Barcelona 
Published: February 27, 2023
Nigeria legend and 1994 Africa Cup of Nations-winning winger Emmanuel Amuneke has admitted that he was over the moon after sealing a transfer to La Liga giants Barcelona in 1996.   Amuneke earned a move to Barcelona after putting himself in the shop window at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, where he helped t...
Four observations from Chukwueze's performance against Barcelona 
Published: February 12, 2023
Super Eagles winger, Samuel Chukwueze came off the subs bench in place of injured Francis Coquelin in Villarreal's 1-0 home defeat at the Estadio de la Ceramica on Sunday night.   All Nigeria Soccer here presents the observations from the game which extends Barcelona's lead at the top of the table over ...
Global rankings of best take on players : Chukwueze on the same level as Tottenham striker Kane
Published: February 06, 2023
In its weekly post,  CIES Football Observatory has presented the players who have performed best in the area of take on over the past year on the basis of an exclusive index based on 100 taking into account the frequency of successful dribbles and crosses, playing time, as well as the sporting level of matches playe...
Barcelona prodigy Vicky Lopez named in IFFHS Women's Youth (U20) World Team 2022
Published: January 14, 2023
Barcelona prodigy Vicky Lopez is the only Super Falcons-eligible player named in the IFFHS Women's Youth (U20) World Team 2022 .   The German-based football statistics organization has unveiled a best XI consisting of the best player in each position, and the lineup is dominated by Barcelona with three of t...
Super Eagles star Nwakali named in SD Ponferradina provisional squad for Villarreal B showdown
Published: January 06, 2023
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Kelechi Nwakali is certainly in contention to be involved in some capacity when SD Ponferradina take on Villarreal B in a Segunda Division clash at the Estadio El Toralín (Ponferrada) on Friday afternoon.    Manager of Ponferradina, David Gallego can now call on the ...
La Liga : Chukwueze on target as Villarreal beat Valencia in Derbi de la Comunitat
Published: December 31, 2022
Samuel Chukwueze was on target as Villarreal defeated Valencia 2-1 in the Derbi de la Comunitat on Saturday at  the official opening of the remodeled Estadio de la Cerámica.   The Nigeria national teamer has forced his way into the starting lineup of the Yellow Submarine since Quique Setién took over the m...
Villarreal manager labels Chukwueze 'a decisive player' ahead of Aston Villa friendly 
Published: December 15, 2022
Speaking at a press conference at the José Manuel Llaneza Training Ground ahead of Villarreal's friendly with Aston Villa, manager Quique Setién was full of praise for Samuel Chukwueze, labeling the Nigeria international 'a decisive player'.   The Yellow Submarine face the Premier League side at...
UECL : Villarreal's Chukwueze continues fine form in Europe, Zalgiris' Oyewusi nets brace
Published: October 27, 2022
European football competitions returned this evening 27th October, 2022, and Nigeria-eligible footballers were in action for their respective clubs.  Allnigeriasoccer.com presents the top performers of the matchday five of the UEFA Europa Conference League. We kick-start in the UEFA Europa Conference League ...
UECL : Chukwueze assists in Villarreal big win, ex-Golden Eaglets striker Otubanjo in red-hot form
Published: October 06, 2022
Nigeria-eligible footballers were in action in the third tier of UEFA competition, Europa Conference League on Thursday for their respective clubs. Allnigeriasoccer.com takes a look at the outstanding individuals from matchday three.    At the Estadi Ciutat de València, Villarreal coached by Unai Emery th...
'Real Madrid were interested in signing me' - Ajax hero Finidi reveals how dream move collapsed
Published: September 29, 2022
Former Super Eagles, Ajax Amsterdam and Ipswich Town elegant winger Finidi George has revealed why he did not wear the famous white jerseys of Real Madrid despite the interest shown by the European champions during his playing days. The current head coach of two-time African club champions Enyimba Football Club of Aba...
Chukwueze back in training with Villarreal after withdrawing from Nigeria's September games
Published: September 29, 2022
Samuel Chukwueze is back in training with La Liga outfit Villarreal ahead of their upcoming game against Cadiz, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The 2015 FIFA U17 World Cup-winning winger withdrew from the Nigeria squad for their friendlies with the Algerian national teams, citing injury. In truth, Chukwueze had been st...
Former Atletico Madrid youth teamer Otubanjo nominated for UECL Goal of the Week
Published: September 16, 2022
Former Nigeria youth international Yusuf Otubanjo has been nominated for the official UEFA Europa Conference League Goal of the Week for his brilliant strike in FC Pyunik's clash against ŠK Slovan Bratislava on Thursday night.   His goal aided FC Pyunik to a 2-0 win over SK Slovan Bratislava at Vazgen Sargs...
Real Sociedad's Nigeria international striker undergoes successful surgery
Published: September 15, 2022
Real Sociedad's Nigeria striker Umar Sadiq underwent surgery on Thursday morning, the La Liga club have informed through their official website.   Sadiq suffered a right knee sprain during the first half of the La Liga match against Getafe and after tests were carried out he was diagnosed with a rupture of t...