EFE AMBROSE Unhappy With Home Loss
Published: November 26, 2012
Celtic defender Efe Ambrose has made a vow that he and his teammates will not lose again at home this season.The Hoops were stunned by Inverness Caledonian Thistle 1-0 at Parkhead on Saturday which prompted the fans to react angrily.Manager Neil Lennon copped the brunt of the abuse and centre-back Ambrose wants to ensu...
EMMANUEL EMENIKE Refuses To Come On As Substitute
Published: November 26, 2012
Spartak Moscow forward Emmanuel Emenike refused to enter the field as a second half substitute in the clash with Dynamo Moscow on Sunday, according to lifesports.ru.With the scoreline at 3 - 0 in favor of Dynamo Moscow, Unai Emery had wanted to introduce the Nigeria international ten minutes into the second half, but h...
AKEEM LATIFU Delighted With Norwegian Cup Triumph
Published: November 26, 2012
Former Nigeria youth international Akeem Latifu, who played for the Flying Eagles at Canada 2007 Fifa Under 20 World Cup, has commented on IL Hødd's dramatic shoot - out victory (5 - 3) over Tromso in the Norwegian Cup final on Sunday.Kjell Rune Sellin had given Hodd the lead in the 62nd minute. Senegalese defen...
Exclusive: Flying Eagles Midfielder, UGONNA EZENWAKA Signs One - Year Contract With Maccabi Netanya, To Earn $3,000 Per Month
Published: November 23, 2012
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively reveal that Flying Eagles defensive midfielder Ugonna Ezenwaka has signed a one - year contract with Maccabi Netanya after one week of trials. Inserted into the contract is an option for an additional four seasons.Ezenwaka had been scheduled to undergo trials with Maccabi Tel Aviv i...
JOSEPH YOBO Admits Marseille Game Was Tough
Published: November 23, 2012
Fenerbahçe SK defender and Nigeria skipper Joseph Yobo has admitted that Thursday's fifth round tie of the group stage of the Europa League against his former employer Marseille (1 - 0) was a tough match.The 32 - year - old told the official website of UEFA: ''We're delighted and it's great to have come here and...
AIYENUGBA Earns $45,000 Annual Wages At Bnei Yehuda
Published: November 21, 2012
Out of favor Nigeria goalkeeper Dele Aiyenugba is seeking an exit from Bnei Yehuda due to his poor wages. The 29 - year - old, who was signed by the Israeli club as Vincent Enyeama's replacement, is in his sixth season with The Lions.One.co.il published on Wednesday the annual wages of Aiyenugba. He takes a guaranteed ...
Champions League Round Up: Nigerian Players Suffer Defeats
Published: November 21, 2012
Nigerian Internationals were on the losing side for their respective clubs in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday.In an early kick-off match that involved Emmanuel Emenike's Russian club Spartak Moscow and FC Barcelona, The Red and White were walloped by Barcelona 3-0 at their home ground. Emenike played for 64 minute...
IKECHUKWU UCHE Happy With Recent Form
Published: November 19, 2012
In - form Nigeria striker Ikechukwu Uche says he is delighted with his rich vein of form. After a slow start to the season by his own high standards, the Villarreal forward is now the top marksman in the Segunda division for his club, with four goals in the last four games.Uche told ideal.es: ''I feel very comfortabl...
TB JOSHUA Predicted My Super Eagles Goal - Lazio's EDDY ONAZI
Published: November 16, 2012
Lazio midfielder Eddy Onazi has dedicated his debut goal for Nigeria’s Super Eagles to God and Prophet T.B. Joshua, the man whose club for less privileged young footballers in Nigeria, ‘My People FC’, paved the way for Onazi’s rise to prominence.Onazi, who currently plays for Italian cub SS Lazi...
Southern Israel Under Attack, EJIDE To Be Whisked Away To A Safe Place
Published: November 15, 2012
Following the security situation in the south of Israel, Friday's Israeli Championship game between Austin Ejide's Hapoel Be'er Sheva and Hapoel Ramat Gan has been postponed until further notice by the Federation.The association announced the postponement of the game as per the instructions of the security forces, the ...
SAM SODJE Undergoes Successful Surgery
Published: November 15, 2012
Super Eagles defender Sam Sodje was discharged from hospital on Wednesday after successfully undergoing a corrective knee surgery in London on Tuesday. Sammy, who is currently unattached after last playing for English League One side Notts County, took the decision to undergo the surgery to correct a troublesome knee h...
Frenage Backs ODEGBAMI Over Plight of Ex Footballers
Published: November 14, 2012
The CEO of Ibadan based FRENAGE-Progression International Soccer Academy; Prince Oluwole Ololade has backed the view of the former Shooting Stars and Green Eagles’ Captain Segun Odegbami on the pitiable condition of some of ex-footballers who have meritoriously served the nation during their active days.Odegbami ...
Venezuela Coach To Start Game With Eight Professionals
Published: November 14, 2012
The Venezuela squad has been depleted by injuries ahead of Wednesday's Fifa sanctioned international friendly against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. So, it becomes easy for the young Burgundy gaffer Cesar Farias to pick his starting eleven.The most respected football website in the South American nation, Lavinotinto.com,...
Venezuelan Players Expect Tough,Physical Game
Published: November 13, 2012
Venezuelan striker José Salomón Rondón says he expects Wednesday's exhibition game with Nigeria to be a tough one, as the Africans have a good pedigree and the country is blessed with talented players.The Rubin Kazan attacker told lavinotinto.com: ''The selection of Nigeria is world class, has a go...
ENYEAMA Gets Cold Reception From Hapoel Fans
Published: November 13, 2012
Last weekend, Nigeria's numero uno Vincent Enyema returned to face his old club Hapoel Tel Aviv in the ninth round of games in the Israeli championship.As expected, Enyeama was taunted by the home supporters, who still regard him as a traitor for joining their bitter rivals in the summer transfer market. Every time he ...