STEPHEN KESHI: We Need CHIBUZOR OKONKWO Now
Published: December 19, 2012
Beijing Olympic silver medalist Chibuzor Okonkwo's media campaign to be invited to the Super Eagles, who are preparing for the 2013 African Cup of Nations, has yielded dividend.Allnigeriasoccer.com's Editorial Staff can confirm reports in the local media that Okonkwo has joined the Eagles camp in Abuja.''I can confirm ...
Fifa Ranking: Nigeria At The 52nd Position
Published: December 19, 2012
The Super Eagles of Nigeria ended the year as the 52nd best team in the world in the latest ranking by Football's governing body  Fifa. In comparison with last month's ranking, Nigeria, who are the 10th best team in Africa, climbed five places.African Cup of Nations Group C opponents Zambia, Burkina Faso and Ethio...
Celtic Goalkeeper, Fraser Foster Praises EFE AMBROSE
Published: December 17, 2012
Celtic goalkeeper Fraser Foster has praised Nigeria international Efe Ambrose for his defensive solidity in the Champions League.The Glasgow giants have booked their place in the knock - out rounds of Europe's elite club competition after finishing second in their group, only three points behind group winners Barcelona...
MIKEL Settles Row With Mark Clattenburg
Published: December 14, 2012
Mikel Obi was handed a three - match ban by the English FA for confronting Mark Clattenburg after Chelsea's match against Manchester United back in October.Speaking to Sky Sports, Mikel said he has put the matter behind him and is ready to play in any match Clattenburg officiates in future.''Everything is put to bed, w...
SONE ALUKO Is Best Player In The Championship
Published: December 14, 2012
Hull City striker Sone Aluko has been selected as the best player in the Championship for the month of November. The Nigeria international, who netted four goals in six matches in England's second - tier last month, is delighted with the recognition.''I feel very happy and blessed to receive the November npower Champio...
KENNETH OMERUO Hits Faro Camp December 29
Published: December 14, 2012
Allnigeriasoccer.com can confirm that Kenneth Omeruo will join the Super Eagles camp in Faro, Portugal on December 29. The teenager has been included by coach Stephen Keshi in his preliminary roster for the African Cup of Nations, billed to be staged in South Africa from January 19 to February 10.It is the second time ...
AHMED MUSA Is Third Best Player In Russia
Published: December 12, 2012
Renowned Russian portal championat.com has released its eagerly anticipated Best Player in the Premier League for the month of November and December. Journalists and fans picked the star performers in the championship.The panelists chose the new golden boy of Nigerian football Ahmed Musa as the second best player in th...
UCHE NWOFOR Fit To Face Vitesse
Published: December 08, 2012
Top scorer at the last African Youth Championship Uche Nwofor had been struggling with an ankle complaint for the past two weeks. Thus, the attacker was not selected by coach Ton Lokhoff in last weekend's 1 - 1 draw with PEC Zwolle.Nwofor has declared himself fit for Sunday's encounter against Vitesse, a game which cor...
FIDELIS DIMAKU Will Start Against Hapoel Tel Aviv
Published: December 08, 2012
Shimon Edri, the coach of Israeli Ligat ha'Al side Hapoel Acre, has hinted that former Under 23 National Team invitee Fidelis Dimaku will make the starting line-up  in Sunday's game against Hapoel Tel Aviv.Dimaku, who has made only 2 starts this season after 12 games in the championship, has been given the green-l...
EFE AMBROSE's Celtic Progress To Champions League Knock Out Round
Published: December 06, 2012
Efe Ambrose's Celtic sailed through to the last-16 round of UEFA Champions League after defeating Emmanuel Emenike's Spartak Moscow 2-1 at Celtic Park on Wednesday night.Ambrose, Chinedu Obasi and Chuba Akpom are the only Nigerian players that made it to the knockout stage of the Champions League. Nigeria Internat...
All Nigeria Soccer Special: Nigeria's Top 50 Youngsters - 30 to 21
Published: December 06, 2012
Nigeria's Top 50 Youngsters30) Rabiu Ibrahim (Glasgow Celtic, Scotland)Age: 21Market Value: €400,000Comments: The old fashioned play-maker was considered the natural successor to Augustine Okocha in the National Team. But he has failed to live up to his wonder - kid tag. The sour point is that he made some wrong...
CEDRIC OMOIGUI Wants To Train With Mallorca First Team
Published: December 05, 2012
Nigeria youth international Cedric Omoigui says he is looking forward to training with the first team of Mallorca . The 18 - year - old has impressed for the U18 squad in the reserve league, netting 11 goals in 13 matches. ''The first team coach of Mallorca has watched the reserve side play so many times. And he l...
EFE AMBROSE And Celtic Teammates Giving Away Two Autographed Jerseys
Published: December 04, 2012
In the spirit of Christmas, Nigeria defender Efe Ambrose is giving away two autographed jerseys, signed by the first team players of Celtic, to readers of allnigeriasoccer.com.The jerseys won't be given to readers on a platter of gold. Management of allnigeriasoccer.com, in its wisdom, has decided to launch a competiti...
EFE AMBROSE Targets Home Win Against Spartak Moscow
Published: December 04, 2012
Nigeria international Efe Ambrose says Celtic will raise their game when they host Spartak Moscow on Wednesday night in the Champions League. Lately, the Glasgow giants are struggling for form in their home games, and have failed to win at Celtic Park since October 30.''Wednesday night is a Champions League game which ...
Celtic Insider: RABIU IBRAHIM Did Not Impress
Published: December 03, 2012
Matt Mcglone, Editor of the Celtic magazine 'Alternative View' has shared his thoughts and impressions on the Nigeria youth - teamer Rabiu Ibrahim, who made his first start for the Glasgow giants against Arbroath in the Scottish Cup last weekend.Mcglone told allnigeriasoccer.com: ''He (Rabiu) looked pretty raw and didn...