Kogi United Kickstart Screening Today
Published: January 02, 2015
Chief Coach of Kogi United, Yomi Godwin will commence the screening exercise of his team at the Lokoja Confluence Stadium. The young tactician who made a lasting impression on the saddles of ABS FC has been tipped to mould a team that the football loving Kogi fans would be proud of.It would be the turn of the retained ...
Samuel Okon Handed Recall By Flying Eagles Coach, Manu Garba
Published: December 31, 2014
Credible sources close to the Flying Eagles setup have informed allnigeriasoccer.com that Samuel Okon has been handed an invitation to the team after he was earlier omitted by coach Manu Garba and his technical crew.Due to the unavailability of majority of the overseas based professionals, the coaches decided to invite...
Sodje: Sammy Ameobi Is Not Ready For Eagles Challenge
Published: December 30, 2014
Former Super Eagles defender Efetobore Sodje has stated that Newcastle United youngster, Sammy Ameobi is not ready for a crack in the colours of the Nigeria senior national side.The younger brother of Shola Ameobi is still pondering on whether to yet to commit his international future to Nigeria.Sodje believes the tric...
New Kid On The Block Ujuko Ugo To Be Promoted To Ironi Kiryat Shmona First Team
Published: December 28, 2014
Ujuko Ugo has impressed for the youth team of Israeli Premier League table toppers Ironi Kiryat Shmona, and he is set to be promoted to the main team in January.Sports Walla says the coach Bachar Barak wants to strengthen his squad in the winter transfer market, but due to the shortage of funds in their transfer kitty,...
John Ogu Scores Second Goal Of The Season, But Will Miss Showdown With Champions
Published: December 27, 2014
John Ogu was imperious on Saturday evening as Hapoel Beer Sheva defeated Hapoel Petach Tikva in the Premier League, but his only blip was being sent off in the last minute of regulation time.The 26 - year - old scored his second goal of the season for the vice - champions , who have not lost at home for more than seven...
West Brom Forward Brown Ideye Opens Premier League Account In Loss To Manchester City
Published: December 26, 2014
Super Eagles striker Brown Ideye finally broke his English Premier League goal drought as he was on target for West Bromwich Albion in the 3-1 home loss to Manchester City at the Hawthorns on Friday.The record signing from Dynamo Kiev started the snow filled match from the bench, as Alan Irvine preferred Saibou Berahin...
Enyeama, Toure And Aubameyang Finalists For African Player Of The Year Award
Published: December 25, 2014
African Football governing body, Confederation of African Football, (CAF) have announced the final three - man shortlist for the African Player of the Year.Nigeria international and CSKA Moscow striker Ahmed Musa failed to get the nod after making the top five.Super Eagles numero uno Vincent Enyeama will compete with I...
Friendly Match: Sudan Replaces Mali, As Ukoh Confirms Availability
Published: December 25, 2014
Nigeria will clash with Sudan in an international friendly after Mali cancelled a trip to face the three-time African Cup of Nations champions in Abu Dhabi.According to officials of the Malian side, the team won’t play against the Super Eagles in the warm up game.This was as a result of a change of plan by the Fe...
Nnamdi Oduamadi Shines In Crotone Success
Published: December 25, 2014
Nigeria international Nnamdi Oduamadi was in inspirational form for Crotone as the club won 2-0 in a Serie B match against ten-man Frosinone on Christmas Eve. The winger who is on loan from AC Milan, however, lasted 77 minutes before he made way for Federico Ricci.Goals from Raffaele Maiello and Federico Ricci was enou...
Jerry Mbakogu Scores Eleventh Goal Of The Season
Published: December 24, 2014
In - form Nigerian striker Jerry Mbakogu netted for the third game in a row as Carpi thrashed Perugia 4 - 0 in the Serie B on Wednesday evening. The 22 - year - old hit target in the 52nd minute at the Stadio Sandro Cabassi to take his tally for the season to 11 goals.Prior to today’s encounter, he had scored in ...
Emmanuel Emenike Extends Goal Drought To Seven Games
Published: December 24, 2014
Despite tasting action for 90 minutes on Tuesday evening in the Turkish Cup clash against Altınordu, Fenerbahce striker Emmanuel Emenike failed to score for his seventh straight game in a row.Coach İsmail Kartal will not lose patience with the Nigeria international, and it has been strongly hinted by the press in...
Dream Team Coach Samson Siasia Invites 39 For Final Phase Of Camping
Published: December 23, 2014
Samson Siasia has started walking the walk after naming a list of 39 players for a training camp ahead of the Dream Team’s All African Games qualifiers against Gabon in February. Having it in his mind that several of the overseas based players will be unavailable for the two games as a result of club commitments,...
Manu Garba Names Unavailable Isaac Success, Moses Simon For Flying Eagles Training Camp
Published: December 23, 2014
Flying Eagles coach Manu Garba has named what you would rightly call a provisional squad for the 2015 African Youth Championship. The Under 17 World Cup winning - manager has surprisingly included Granada new kid on the block Isaac Success and AC Trencin duo Moses Simon and Kingsley Madu on the list of players summoned...
FIRST LADY AGREES TO BE GRAND MATRON OF NIGERIA WOMEN FOOTBALL
Published: December 23, 2014
The First Lady Dame (Mrs.) Patience Ebele Jonathan has accepted the proposal of the Nigeria Women Football League to confer her with the honour of the GRAND MATRON OF WOMEN FOOTBALL in the country.Revealing this in Abuja on Tuesday, the Chairman of the Nigeria Women Football League Chief (Mrs.) Dilichukwu Onyedinma sai...
Godfrey Oboabona Set For Lengthy Spell On Sidelines Following Meniscus Operation
Published: December 23, 2014
Nigeria international Godfrey Oboabona , 24, faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines with a knee problem.Rizespor have revealed that the central defender underwent an operation at Sports Athlete Acibadem Health Center in Fulya following a meniscus injury. Tests conducted before the Super Eagles star went under the knife...