Five Things To Note About Nigeria's Squad To Face Seychelles
Published: September 05, 2018
Ahead of the Super Eagles 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Seychelles, allnigeriasoccer.com has compiled five interesting observations about the 21-man squad. 1) As of Wednesday, September 5, the average age of the players on the roster is 24.57 years while seven players are 21 years or under. 2) The ...
Liverpool Loanee Ejaria & Two Nigerian Strikers Named In Rangers Europa League Squad
Published: September 05, 2018
Former Golden Eaglets invitee Ovie Ejaria has been included in Rangers' 45-man Europa League squad by manager Steven Gerrard. The Liverpool loanee played a key role for Rangers as they qualified for the group stage of the competition, playing eight games and scoring one goal against Sylvester Igboun's Ufa. Ejaria...
Bribery Scandal : Eagles Coach Given A Slap On The Wrist, Docked 60 Percent Monthly Wages & One-Year Ban
Published: September 05, 2018
Super Eagles chief coach, Salisu Yusuf has been given a slap on the wrist after he was banned for one-year from all football-related activities by the Nigeria Football Federation following its consideration of a complaint as well as the coach's defence of a video documentary in which he was seen to accept the sum of $1...
Super Eagles Get Down To Real Business : Off To Training 1000 Hours; All Present & Correct Bar Ogu
Published: September 05, 2018
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Enyimba goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa arrived at the Super Eagles Savoy Hotel Resort and Spa, Victoria on Tuesday, bringing the total number of players in camp to twenty. The only invitee still being expected is John Ogu but he has given his word that he will report for internatio...
GK Akpeyi Reports For Super Eagles Duty, Ogu Jets In Wednesday, List Of Players In Camp
Published: September 04, 2018
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Chippa United netminder Daniel Akpeyi has reported for international duty in Victoria ahead of Saturday's crucial Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Seychelles. Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi and Italian-based pair Ola Aina and William Troost-Ekong have been excused from the gam...
U17 AFCON Qualifiers : Coach Manu Garba Gives Two Reasons Why Eaglets Lost To Burkina Faso
Published: September 04, 2018
Nigeria U17 coach, Manu Garba, was frustrated with Burkina Faso's time-wasting tactics in his side's 3-2 loss at the Stade Municipal, Niamey on Monday, September 3 at the ongoing 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations zonal qualifiers. In addition, the FIFA U17 World Cup-winning manager said that the Golden Eaglets failed t...
Why U21 Stars Awaziem & Yahaya Can Play For Porto In UCL Despite Omission & Nwakali Cannot
Published: September 04, 2018
Nigeria international Chidozie Awaziem is in line to make his debut for Porto in the UEFA Champions League. The central defender has been left out of Porto's List A but remains eligible to be fielded in the competition as he has been registered on List B, which contains U21 players registered by Porto for the previo...
Iwobi And Troost-Ekong Join Aina On Super Eagles Injury List, Trio Will Not See Action Vs Seychelles
Published: September 04, 2018
The Nigeria Football Federation have confirmed everyone's worst fears about the nonavailability of Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Seychelles and the Super Eagles. The Federation reported on Monday evening that the Gunners number seventeen will not show up in S...
Eagles Facing Right Back Crisis Pre-Seychelles: Chelsea Loanee Pulls Out Of Squad, Replacements Inactive
Published: September 03, 2018
Ola Aina will certainly not make his full competitive debut for the Super Eagles when they take on Seychelles in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier this coming Saturday, September 8. The Chelsea loanee has pulled out of the squad after suffering an injury in Torino's 1-0 win against SPAL on Sunday evening, a game ...
U17 AFCON Qualifiers Nigeria 2 Burkina Faso 3: Eaglets Beaten In Group B Opener
Published: September 03, 2018
Golden Eaglets got their CAF U17 AFCON Qualifiers (WAFU B) campaign on a low as they lost 3-2 to Burkina Faso on Monday.The Baby Etalon raced to an early lead in the fourth minute thanks to Albert Outtara.Two minutes later, Issa Ouedrago made it two goals to nil after he caught the Eaglets' defence napping.Samson Tijan...
Iheanacho, Ndidi, Nwakaeme, Aina Named In Nigerian Team Of The Week
Published: September 03, 2018
Allnigeriasoccer.com presents its readers with the best of the country's exports who stood out admirably for their various clubs in the team of the week.GoalkeeperSebastian Osigwe (SC Kriens): Osigwe helped Kriens to post a 2-2 draw with Vaduz in a Switzerland Challenge League game at the Rheinpark Stadion.DefendersFik...
U17 AFCON Qualifiers: Golden Eaglets Number 2 & 8 Fail MRI Test In Republic Of Niger
Published: September 02, 2018
Two Golden Eaglets players have been disqualified by Confederation of African Football (CAF) from participating in the ongoing Africa U17 Cup of Nations zonal qualifiers after failing the mandatory magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) tests, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The affected players are defender Sani Abacha Sul...
Etebo's Former Teammate, Igbekeme Making Inroads At Real Zaragoza, On The Radar Of NFF
Published: September 02, 2018
Former Warri Wolves Feeders midfielder, Igbekeme James Omonigho has made his third consecutive full competitive appearance for Spanish Segunda Liga side, Real Zaragoza in the Spanish Segunda  División since making his move from Portugal. The highly gifted midfielder was a star performer in his team's 1-1 home draw...
Nigerian Federation Reveal The Identity Of First Super Eagles Player To Arrive Seychelles
Published: September 02, 2018
 Turkey –based forward Henry Onyekuru will be the first player to arrive at the Super Eagles' Savoy Hotel Resort and Spa, Victoria on Monday morning as Nigeria opens camp for Saturday's 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Pirates of Seychelles.The Galatasaray SK marksman is scheduled to land in V...
Nigeria U17 Coach Manu Garba Encouraged By Golden Eaglets Attack With 138 Goals In 26 Games
Published: September 02, 2018
Nigeria U17 manager Manu Garba is confident that the national team will qualify for the 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations after pointing out they are an attacking threat, having averaged 5.3 goals per game in friendly games ahead of the zonal qualifiers in the Republic of Niger. Five-time champions, Nigeria, will begin...