Chinedu Obasi Is The Hero As AIK Advance To Svenska Cupen Semifinal
Published: March 10, 2019
Former Nigeria international Chinedu Obasi scored two goals as AIK beat Oster 4-2 at the Myresjöhus Arena (Vaxjo) to qualify for the semifinals of the Svenska Cupen on Saturday evening. Due to injury, Obasi missed most of AIK's group matches, playing only once as a substitute against Jonkopings Sodra last month and...
Swedish-Based Nigerian Midfielder Ruled Out Of Chelsea Vs Malmo Europa League Clash
Published: February 20, 2019
Innocent Bonke is not in contention to play for Malmo when they tackle Chelsea in the Europa League round of 32 second leg on Thursday evening. Fotbollskanalen.se is reporting that the Nigerian midfielder was not in the traveling party to the English capital, effectively ruling him out of the contest. Thus, no pl...
Chisom Egbuchulam Bids Farewell To Falkenbergs FF, Undergoes Medical At Suwon FC
Published: January 15, 2019
Nigerian striker Chisom Egbuchulam has confirmed one of the worst kept secrets in the January transfer window after revealing that he has decided not to extend his contract with Allsvenskan newcomers Falkenbergs FF. The 26-year-old was offered a fresh two-year deal by Falkenbergs FF but the offer from Suwon FC was t...
Chelsea's Nigerian Striker To Join Wolverhampton Wanderers, Subject To FIFA Approval
Published: January 06, 2019
Wolverhampton Wanderers are in advanced talks with Chelsea for the signing of England U21 striker of Nigerian parentage Tammy Abraham. The Express and Star says Abraham is edging nearer to joining Wolves on a temporary basis for the rest of the season – with no option to buy him permanently. Fifa states that pl...
Chisom Egbuchulam Making Waves In Sweden, Nets 14th League Goal As Falkenberg Seal Promotion
Published: November 03, 2018
Falkenberg will be playing in the Swedish topflight, the Allsvenskan, next season following their 2-2 draw on the road against Norrby. Prior to yesterday's game at Boras Arena (Boras), Chisom Egbuchulam and his teammates needed only one point to seal promotion to the Allsvenskan and they earned it with their Nigeri...
Chinedu Obasi Still Has It After Scoring In Six-Goal Thriller, Moses Ogbu With Brace
Published: October 07, 2018
Super Eagles striker Chinedu Obasi is proving that he has not lost his Midas touch after scoring for Elfsborg in a 4-2 loss to Sirus in the latest round of matches played in the Swedish Allsvenskan. His 22nd minute goal meant he has been directly involved in 5 goals (3 goals and 2 assists) in his last seven matches ...
Official: Man Utd Striker, Chelsea GK Return Early From Loan Spell
Published: May 06, 2018
EFL Championship club Sheffield United have announced that Manchester United striker James Wilson and Chelsea goalkeeper Jamal Blackman have both returned to their parent clubs after a loan spell at The Blades.Wilson joined Sheffield United on loan for the remainder of the season on January 10, 2018, while Blackman was...
Nigerian Midfielder Discovered By Mourinho Scores On Debut For Swedish Club
Published: April 01, 2018
Former Dream Team VI invitee Samuel Monday Ayinoko was on target on his league debut for newly promoted Swedish Superettan side Landskrona BoIS in their 3-2 loss to Falkenberg on Sunday.The central midfielder and ex-Flying Eagles winger Edafe Egbedi started for the home team at Landskrona Idrottsplats.Söderström open...
Official: Experienced Nigerian Striker Joins Danish Club FC Sonderborg
Published: March 21, 2018
 Danish club FC Sønderborg have announced via their official website the signing of experienced Nigerian striker Justice John Erhenede.The FC Ebedei product had been searching for a new employer since his departure from Kolding IF in July 2016.In his first words as a Sønderborg player, Erhenede said to the officia...
Moses Ogbu Continues Remarkable Start To The Season With Brace For IK Sirius
Published: May 15, 2017
Moses Ogbu continued his remarkable start to the season after bagging a brace and an assist in IK Sirius's 4-1 rout of Elfsborg in the Swedish Allsvenskan on Sunday.The visitors had taken the lead in the fourth minute before Ogbu set up Gustafsson for the equalizer in the 12 minute.The Nigerian striker made it 3-1 in t...
Official : Man City Product Released By Bolton, Ex-Real Madrid Defender Osede Retained
Published: May 11, 2017
Championship newcomers Bolton Wanderers have confirmed their retained and released list following the conclusion of the 2016-2017 season.Former Manchester City defender Reece Wabara has been informed that he won't be offered a new deal when he comes off contract on June 30.The 25-year-old arrived the Trotters in Februa...
Moses Ogbu Scores, Picks Up Assists In IK Sirius Road Win
Published: April 18, 2017
Moses Ogbu opened his account for the season in IK Sirius's 2-0 road win over Norrkoping in the Swedish Allsvenskan on Monday at Ostgotaporten in front of 7,083 spectators. On 70 minutes, Ogbu slipped through the defense to break the deadlock after meeting a teammate's cross from the left side of the box.In the fifth m...
Ex-Nigeria U20 Star Gero Stops Hammarby From Setting Clean Sheet Record In Sweden
Published: October 26, 2016
Former Nigeria U20 international Alhaji Gero scored a goal in the second half as Oestersunds FK beat Hammarby 2-0 in the Swedish Allsvenskan at the Jämtkraft Arena on Wednesday evening.Hammarby were close to setting a new record for the most consecutive clean sheets in away matches (seven) but failed when Gero net...
IFK Goteborg Stop Obasi From Setting New Nigerian Record; Also Stopped Ofere Seven Years Ago
Published: October 24, 2016
Chinedu Obasi ended his goalscoring run in AIK Stockholm’s 1-0 loss to IFK Göteborg in the Swedish Alllsvenskan on Monday night. Heading into the fixture at Gamla Ullevi, the Nigeria national-teamer had found the back of the net in four games on the trot, which saw him tie a record first set by ex-Malmo stri...
Ex-Hoffenheim Star Chinedu Obasi Is One Goal Shy Of Setting Nigerian Record In Sweden
Published: October 17, 2016
Nigeria international Chinedu Obasi took his tally to six goals from seven games when he found the back of the net in AIK’s 2-0 win over Alhaji Gero’s östersunds FK in the Swedish Allsvenskan on Sunday. AIK increased their lead when Obasi unleashed a low shot from just outside the penalty box, which to...