Fenerbahce Coach Not Running Out Of Patience With Off - form Emmanuel Emenike
Published: October 21, 2014
Despite hitting target just once in the last six months, Fenerbahce manager Ä°smail Kartal will not relegate Emmanuel Emenike to the bench for the time beingThe Nigeria international has not found the back of the net in his last four games in the Super Lig, having netted last in the Yellow Canaries 3 - 2 win over Kar...
Ahmed Musa Nominated For Player Of The Week In Russian Premier League
Published: October 20, 2014
In - form CSKA Moscow striker Ahmed Musa is one of the candidates nominated for the Player of the Week in the Russian Premier League for the 10th round of matches.The Nigeria international scored four goals within a space of three days for club and country, including his pair of goals against Kuban on Saturday....
Much Ado About Victor Moses : Swansea City File Complaint
Published: October 20, 2014
Swansea City have filed a formal complaint complaining about the officiating in the eighth round of the English Premier League clash against Stoke City. During the encounter at the Britannia Stadium on Sunday, there was an incident involving Super Eagles striker Victor Moses just before the end of the first half.In the...
Jeremiah Ani Bags Hat - trick For Birzebbuga SP
Published: October 20, 2014
Former Golden Eaglets striker Jeremiah Ani scored a hat - trick for Maltese First Division side Birzebbuga SP last weekend, but his team eventually lost the game 7 - 5 to St Andrews. Malta youth international Kyrian Nwoko, who trialed with Huddersfield Town and Crystal Palace in July, bagged a brace for the away team.H...
Mbah Happy Hapoel Petah Tikva Back To Winning Ways
Published: October 20, 2014
Hapoel Petah Tikva defensive midfielder Chimezie Mbah reckons that the victory over Hapoel Acre last weekend will motivate the team in future matches. Having lost their opening three fixtures, Hapoel Petah Tikva got back to winning ways with a 4 - 1 thrashing of the opponents, with manager Shaki handing starting berths...
Emmanuel Emenike Not Pleased With Performance Of Referee
Published: October 20, 2014
Emmanuel Emenike has criticized referee Cuneyt Cakir, who officiated the Istanbul derby between Galatasaray and Fenerbahce ( 2 - 1), for some questionable calls he made during the match at the  Türk Telekom Arena on Saturday.In his post match comments, the Nigeria international felt that he was fouled in the ...
Ahmed Musa WRITES OFF Manchester City Ahead Champions League Showdown
Published: October 20, 2014
In - form Nigerian forward Ahmed Musa has been reviewing  CSKA Moscow’s Champions League clash at home to Manchester City at a press conference held today. He has written off the chances of the Citizens defeating the Russian champions by pointing out that they have struggled in their last few English Premier...
Aaron Samuel On Target As Guangzhou R&F Draw With Shandong Luneng
Published: October 19, 2014
20 - year - old Aaron Samuel came off the bench to score against Shandong Luneng, as Guangzhou R&F dug deep to earn a share of the spoils in the 28th round of matches in the Chinese Super League.The visitors had been trailing their opponents 3 - 0 until the 79th minute when Davi Jesus pulled a goal back.Back from i...
Red - Hot Bartholomew Ogbeche Scores Sixth Goal Of The Season In Frisian Derby
Published: October 19, 2014
Bartholomew Ogbeche continued his rich vein of form in front of goal, after scoring his sixth goal of the season as Cambuur played a 2 - 2 draw with Heerenveen in the Frisian derby on Sunday.The out - of - favour Nigeria international engineered a fight back for Cambuur after his goal in the 55th minute brought the sco...
Abiola Dauda Scoring For Fun In Eredivisie; Nets Fifth Goal Of The Season
Published: October 18, 2014
Abiola Dauda was pleased with Vitesse’s performance in their 4 - 1 hammering of Willem II in the Eredivisie in the ninth round.The summer acquisition bagged his fifth goal of the season, scoring in added time, plus contributed an assist for Propper to score the opening goal in the 15th minute. “Yeah, I am h...
Nigerian Ronaldo, Moses Simon Tops Scoring Chart In Slovakia
Published: October 18, 2014
AS TrenÄ�ín continue to top the log in the Slovakian topflight despite dropping points away to Podbrezová on Saturday.They raced to a two - goal lead within seven minutes of the encounter, thanks to goals from Misak and Moses Simon, before VašÄ�ák and Mincic leveled matters for the home te...
Alfred Effiong Celebrates Scoring 100 Premier League Goals
Published: October 18, 2014
Nigerian striker Alfred Effiong bagged his 100th career goal in the Maltese Premier League as Qormi defeated Floriana 4 - 2 in the 8th round of matches in the championship on Saturday.A product of Command Secondary School, Ipaja, the 29 - year - old has been in the Island Nation for the past nine years representing Mar...
Amkar Perm Defender Brian Idowu Disappointed Game Was Postponed
Published: October 18, 2014
Russian - Nigerian defender Brian Idowu says he is disappointed that the league match between his team Amkar Perm and Dinamo Moscow has been postponed due to unfavorable weather conditions.There has been heavy snow in the city of Perm, where the game had been scheduled to take place this Saturday, so the league organiz...
Gloria Ofoegbu : Pepe Encouraged Me To Take The Free Kick
Published: October 18, 2014
Rivers Angels fullback Gloria Ofoegbu has expressed her delight at opening her goalscoring account at the ongoing Africa Women’s Championship.The former Falconets skipper enhanced her reputation as one of the dead-ball specialists in the Falcons squad after scoring in the first half as nailed on favourite...
Falcons Beat Namibia To Qualify For AWC Semis
Published: October 17, 2014
Six - time African champions the Falcons of Nigeria defeated Namibia 2 - 0 on Friday to confirm their place in the semi - finals of the ongoing Africa Women’s Championship.The Africa powerhouse progressed to the next stage of the competition thanks to goals from free - kick expert Gloria Ofoegbu and Francisca Ord...