Brazil Coach Replies Manu Garba : We Exploited Gaps In Midfield And Wings
Published: June 01, 2015
Rogerio Micale, coach of Brazil’s Under 20 National Team, stated in his post - match comments that his squad exploited gaps in the Flying Eagles’ midfield and wings in the second half of both countries opener at the World Cup.But the newly - appointed manager has admitted that Nigeria gave his team a run fo...
Flying Eagles Coach Manu Garba Blames Goalkeeper Enaholo For Loss To Brazil
Published: June 01, 2015
In his post - match comments, Nigeria Under 20s coach, Manu Garba, did not hit the nail on the head but he has suggested that MFM FC goalkeeper Joshua Enaholo was responsible for the 4 - 2 loss to Brazil on Monday morning.Both teams went into the break tied at two goals apiece but that changed in the second half with t...
Fifa U20 World Cup : Nigeria Lose To Brazil In Thriller In New Plymouth
Published: June 01, 2015
African champions Nigeria are still searching for their first win against Brazil at the Fifa Under 20 World Cup after they lost in a thrilling opener at Taranaki Stadium on Monday morning. In a game dominated by speed and little room for errors, the South Americans took the lead in the fourth minute through Gabriel Jes...
Toulon Tournament : Fatai Alashe Scores Second Goal For USA
Published: May 31, 2015
San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Fatai Alashe scored his second international goal for the youth team of the United States against Costa Rica at the ongoing Toulon Tournament. But the USA Under 23s lost 2 - 1 to their CONCACAF opponents with Ronald Matarrita scoring the opening goal for Costa Rica in the 23rd minute bef...
Super Eagles Shot - Stopper Austin Ejide Hits Back At Nigerian Press Over Wrong Reports
Published: May 31, 2015
Hapoel Beer Sheva numero uno Austin Ejide has taken at swipe at the Nigerian media for wrongly reporting that he was released by his Israeli club, adding that sports writers should confirm information before going to press.The main bone of contention is that some media outlets claimed that he has been sent parking by T...
Stephen Keshi Consoles Emenike Over Death Of Father
Published: May 31, 2015
On behalf of the Super Eagles, manager Stephen Keshi has consoled Fenerbahce striker Emmanuel Emenike over the death of his father, Pa Felix Emenike Ndukwu.“I can imagine what Emma is going through at the moment, the pain and the sense of loss that comes with losing someone as close and dear as one’s father...
Nigeria U20s Coach Manu Garba To Unleash Fantastic Four - Iheanacho, Success, Yahaya And Awoniyi - On Brazil
Published: May 31, 2015
Coach Manu Garba is set to unleash his potent strike force when Nigeria confronts Brazil on Monday morning at the Fifa Under 20 World Cup.Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho confirmed as much when quizzed in the pre - match press conference.“We are a very good team going forward and we will attack any team ...
Francisca Ordega Bags Hat - trick In Nigeria Rout
Published: May 31, 2015
The Super Falcons humiliated  Woodbridge FC 9-0 at the Woodbridge Soccer Centre in Toronto on Saturday in a pre - World Cup friendly. It took just four minutes to break the deadlock thanks to Ngozi Okobi and Asisat Oshoala gave the African champions a two - goal cushion seven minutes before the break.Oshola’...
Denmark Round Up : Alhaji Gero Scores First Viborg Goal; In - form Onuachu Bags Brace
Published: May 30, 2015
Ex Flying Eagles striker Alhaji Gero finally opened his goalscoring account for Viborg on Saturday in a Danish First Division game against Broenshoej. The 21 - year - old had been searching for his first goal in the colours of Viborg after playing 12 games before his 12th minute penalty goal at Tingbjerg Idrætspa...
Edward Ofere Wins Scottish Cup With Inverness Caledonian Thistle
Published: May 30, 2015
Edward Ofere helped Inverness Caledonian Thistle win the Scottish Cup for the first time since their formation on Saturday thanks to their 2 - 1 win over Falkirk .The former Malmo and Lecce striker , wearing the number seven jersey, lasted the entire duration in the game staged at Hampden Park. Inverness Caledonian Thi...
Arsenal Striker Chuba Akpom Nets Against Ivory Coast In Toulon Tournament
Published: May 30, 2015
Chuba Akpom was pleased to score his second goal for England Under 20s in a space of two days as the Europeans defeated Ivory Coast 2 - 1 in the Toulon Tournament. After he was omitted from the starting line - up against Morocco, the Arsenal striker was handed his first start in France by Aidy Boothroyd and he repaid t...
Mikel, Solanke And Aina Start For Chelsea Vs Thailand All Stars
Published: May 30, 2015
Three players of Nigerian decent started for Chelsea in their post - season friendly against Thailand All- Stars in Bangkok on Saturday afternoon. Super Eagles midfielder John Obi Mikel is joined in the starting line-up by England youth internationals Dominic Solanke and Ola Aina.Defender Ola Aina and Solanke are very ...
Ex Fenerbahce Star Austin Okocha Sends Condolence To Emmanuel Emenike For The Loss Of His Father
Published: May 30, 2015
Retired Nigeria skipper Austin Okocha has sent a message of condolence to Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike over the death of his father , Felix Emenike Ndukwu.The former Fenerbahce midfielder prayed that the Supreme Being will comfort the family during this difficult time.“My heartfelt condolence goes to Emm...
Top 5 Nigerian Players Scouts Must Watch At Fifa Under 20s In New Zealand
Published: May 30, 2015
Allnigeriasoccer.com transfer market expert picks five Nigeria Under 20s stars European scouts should keep eyes on at the Fifa Under 20 World Cup which has already started in New Zealand. 1) Isaac Success ( Granada, Spain)Comments :  The 19 - year - old striker is being tracked by Inter Milan and Monaco ahead of t...
Fatai Alashe And Boyd Okwuonu Star For USA In Surprise Win Over Holland At Toulon Tournament
Published: May 29, 2015
San Jose Earthquakes midfielder Fatai Alashe was handed his first start by USA U20s coach, Andi Herzog, on Friday at the ongoing Toulon Tournament in France.Real Salt Lake defender Boyd Okwuonu, wearing the number 3 jersey , was in action for 72 minutes before he was replaced 18 minutes from time by Jalen Robinson.The ...