Dessers Picks His Most Beautiful Goal After Emulating Ronaldo, Bergkamp, Luis Suarez, Van Basten
Published: April 24, 2020
Heracles Almelo striker Cyriel Dessers has become the first Nigerian in history to win the top scorer award in the Dutch Eredivisie after scoring 15 goals in 26 matches. The Dutch government has banned all sporting activities in the Netherlands until September 1, paving the way for Dessers and Feyenoord's Steven Be...
Barcelona Identify Super Eagles Striker As Plan B If They Fail To Land Inter Milan's Martinez
Published: April 24, 2020
According to celebrated Spanish sports daily Mundo Deportivo, Barcelona have drawn up a list of potential targets should they fail in their attempt to sign Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez. The Spanish champions are in the market for a number nine as a replacement for the ageing Luis Suárez and the Argentine wh...
Alloy Agu In Contact With Dual-Eligible Offensive Goalie Who Dreams Of Representing Nigeria
Published: April 23, 2020
Swiss-born goalkeeper Sebastian Osigwe is patiently waiting for a call-up to the Super Eagles and has revealed that he is contact with goalkeeping coach Alloy Agu. Seven years ago, the SC Kriens glovesman was a member of the Flying Eagles squad to the Toulon Tournament in France, a side that contained Jamilu Collin...
Napoli Readying Nigerian Record Bid For Chelsea, Man Utd Linked Striker Osimhen; Agent Reacts
Published: April 23, 2020
Napoli are prepared to firm up their interest in Nigeria international Victor Osimhen by making an official bid to Lille. Eurosport journalist Manu Lonjon has tweeted that Napoli are preparing an offer of 60 million euros for Osimhen. If the Blues are able to convince Lille to part with the striker, it would brea...
How 'Black Mourinho' Became A Talent Developer
Published: April 23, 2020
A great coach not only know exactly what they need, but also the specific skills, talents, and potential they are looking for when they are seeking a player. He does also need to know how to evaluate the foreseeable future of a talent when he comes across one . This could be the precise judgement of event followers ...
'Worst Time To Make A Transfer In About 100 Years' - Heracles' Dessers On Potential Summer Exit
Published: April 23, 2020
Heracles Almelo star Cyriel Dessers has admitted that he does not know what the future holds for him after wining the Eredivisie top scorer award for the 2019-2020 season with 15 goals from 26 matches. The next transfer window could be affected by the coronavirus pandemic as clubs are losing income due to the suspe...
Does Joseph Yobo Have A Coaching Certificate? Ex-Everton Defender Clears The Air
Published: April 23, 2020
Manager Gernot Rohr has been proved right after all, with Joseph Yobo, who was appointed Super Eagles assistant coach by the Nigerian Federation in February 2020, revealing that he has no coaching badges. The former Everton defender added that the process of getting a coaching certificate has already started in the...
Chelsea Make Contact Over Signing 18-Goal Nigerian Striker Valued At Over N34 Billion
Published: April 23, 2020
Chelsea have set the wheels in motion to sign Nigeria international Victor Osimhen, if we are to believe reports emanating from the French media. Le 10 Sport claims the Premier League side recently contacted Lille over the availability of Osimhen and the much-coveted Brazilian defender Gabriel. The Blues have d...
'Ighalo Is Already A Legend' - Osimhen Admits It Will Be Difficult To Surpass Man Utd Star
Published: April 22, 2020
Lille young star Victor Osimhen has admitted that it will be difficult for him to step into the shoes of Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo. The Shanghai Shenhua loanee was particularly impressive in the last twelve months leading up to his international retirement, scoring 12 goals in competitive matches. I...
Etebo Puts German Bundesliga Clubs On Alert After Revealing His Next Preferred Destination
Published: April 22, 2020
Stoke City-owned midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has put German Bundesliga clubs on alert by admitting that he would love to play in the top-tier of German football. Etebo announced himself on the African stage at the 2015 U23 Africa Cup of Nations in Senegal, winning the top scorer award with five goals, which made hi...
Onazi Uses Cape Verde To Explain Why Super Eagles Must Be Wary Of AFCONQ, WCQ Rivals
Published: April 22, 2020
Denizlispor midfielder Eddy Onazi is on the same page as manager Gernot Rohr after revealing that the Super Eagles must be wary of their opponents in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and 2022 World Cup qualifiers. Nigeria won their first two matches in the AFCON qualifiers, beating Benin and Lesotho, before their nex...
Okocha, Mikel Or Kanu ? Yobo Names Best Player He Played With In Super Eagles
Published: April 22, 2020
Former Everton star Joseph Yobo played with different generations of Super Eagles players during his time with the senior national team. In his first major tournament, the 2002 Africa Cup of Nations in Mali, the central defender was in the same Super Eagles team as Finidi George, Austin Okocha, Sunday Oliseh and Nw...
Super Eagles Hopeful Cyriel Dessers Set To Enter Nigerian History Books
Published: April 22, 2020
It is all but confirmed that Heracles Almelo marksman Cyriel Dessers will enter the history books as the first Nigerian footballer to win the Eredivisie top scorer award, a feat not managed by the likes of former Ajax Amsterdam stars Nwankwo Kanu and Tijani Babangida, ex-Feyenoord striker Mike Obiku and ex-Camb...
Brighton Loanee Balogun Namechecks Three Of The Fastest Super Eagles Players
Published: April 22, 2020
Brighton & Hove loanee Leon Balogun has highlighted the speed of players in the Super Eagles squad and namechecked himself, Henry Onyekuru, Oghenekaro Etebo and Moses Simon among the speed demons. Nigeria were one of the best counter-attacking teams at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations largely due to their pacy winger...
Player Export : Nigeria Ranked Tenth In The World, Top Country In Africa
Published: April 21, 2020
According to the latest issue of the CIES Football Observatory Weekly Post, Nigeria are ranked the tenth nation for exporting footballers to other countries during the 2019 calendar year. Brazil are the top football exporting nation, France lead the way in Europe, Japan are the top country in Asia and Nigeria are t...