2018 AWCON Top Scorer Prize : Nigeria's Attacking Trident In Top Four
Published: November 25, 2018
The race for the top scorer award of the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations is hotting up following the conclusion of the group stage matches on Saturday, November 24. Former Arsenal frontwoman Asisat Oshoala was the most clinical striker in the last edition held in Cameroon, finishing the tournament with six goals to...
'Victor Moses Is Too Young To Retire' - Rohr Urges Chelsea Star To Return To Eagles
Published: November 25, 2018
Ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon, Nigeria manager Gernot Rohr is hoping Victor Moses will reverse his decision in August to quit the national team. The 27-year-old decided to call time on his international career in order to be able to focus fully on his Chelsea career and his young family as well...
Netherlands Youth Team Star Eligible For Nigeria Beginning To Find His Feet At Aston Villa
Published: November 25, 2018
Netherlands youth team star of Nigerian descent Colin Odutayo has started catching the eye at Championship club Aston Villa. The 17-year-old offensive all-rounder was signed by Villa from Racing Genk in the summer of 2017 and managed three goals in 14 matches in the U18 Premier League in his debut season in England....
Chelsea Loanee Aina Could Be Omitted From Torino Match Day Squad For The First Time
Published: November 25, 2018
Chelsea Loanee Ola Aina is rated as doubtful For Torino's upcoming game at  Cagliari which corresponds to the thirteenth round of matches in the Italian Serie A. The versatile fullback suffered a right foot injury while on international duty with the Super Eagles which ruled him out of both games against South Afri...
Akinyemi, Leke James, Babajide Score In Norway; Slavia Prague's Olayinka, Nitra's Taiwo Add To Goal Tallies
Published: November 25, 2018
Catch up on the Nigerian players that found the net in matches across Europe on Saturday, November 24. IK Start will be playing in the Norwegian 1. divisjon next season after losing 3-1 to Haugesund on the final day of the 2018 campaign, a result that left them 15th in the 16-team standings. Adeleke Akinyemi gave...
Five Talking Points From Super Falcons Win : Dead Ball Specialists; Oshoala; Ayinde Unsung Hero
Published: November 24, 2018
Izuchukwu Okosi in this piece highlights the five notable things from the performance of the Super Falcons in their 6-0 thumping of the Guineans which sees Nigeria reach the semifinals of the Africa Women's Nations Cup.1. Dennerby Needs To Have Dead Ball SpecialistsThe Super Falcons were no match for Equatorial Guinea ...
Super Falcons Player Ratings : Oshoala Deadly; Okobi Workaholic; Ayinde Shield, Ordega Impresses; Chukwunonye Calm; Ebi Dominant
Published: November 24, 2018
Striker Asisat Oshoala hit a stunning hat-trick as the Super Falcons cruised to the semi-finals of the AWCON 2018 tournament after beating Equatorial Guinea 6-0 in Cape Coast. Here's how the Super Falcons fared in the gameTOCHUKWU OLUEHI (GOALKEEPER) 7The Rivers Angels woman had little to do on the evening. She coul...
Nigeria 6 Equatorial Guinea 0: Oshoala Scores Hat Trick As Ruthless Super Falcons Destroy Nzalang Nacional
Published: November 24, 2018
Nigeria's Super Falcons Saturday evening booked their place in the semifinals of the 2018 CAF Africa Women's Cup of Nations with an emphatic 6-0 win over Equatorial Guinea at the Cape Coast Stadium.The goals account was opened by Atletico Madrid's Francesca Ordega ten minutes into the game with a sweet finish as she si...
EPL Wrap: Iheanacho Wins Penalty; Ndidi, Success Subbed In; Lookman Shines; Moses Not In 18, Balogun Benched
Published: November 24, 2018
A round-up of Nigerian players that were in action for their respective clubs in the English Premier League on Saturday, November 24.Nigerian players with dual nationalities and have played competitively for the senior national teams of other countries have been omitted. At the American Express Community Stadium in ...
Rohr Reacts To Speculation He Was Forced To Field Ezenwa Over Akpeyi Against South Africa
Published: November 24, 2018
Gernot Rohr has reacted to speculations that he was instructed not to field Chippa United goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi last weekend when the Super Eagles were held to a 1-1 draw by South Africa. As exclusively reported by allnigeriasoccer.com, the only media to correctly report in the days leading up to the Africa Cup o...
'I Feel Some People Want To Do Business With Home-Based Players' - Rohr Explains Why He Snubs NPFL
Published: November 24, 2018
Nigeria manager Gernot Rohr has come under fire from some quarters, even the Nigeria Football Federation, for his decision not to invite home-based players to the national team. Explaining why the stars in the Nigeria Professional Football League are not considered for call-ups, the former Bayern Munich defender mad...
Offers Beginning To Pile Up For AFCON Qualifiers Top Marksman Ighalo, Rohr Reveals
Published: November 24, 2018
Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr expects Odion Ighalo to switch clubs in the January transfer window following the demotion of Changchun Yatai from the Chinese Super League. Rohr revealed that it's not good for the player and national team if he follows Changchun Yatai to China League One, adding that several clubs ...
Samuel Kalu Named In Bordeaux Match Day Squad Despite Late Arrival From International Duty
Published: November 24, 2018
Samuel Kalu has been named in Bordeaux match day squad for their Ligue 1 clash against Dijon at Stade Gaston-Gérard on Saturday evening. The number ten was among the six attack-minded players in the traveling party to Dijon despite his late arrival to France after international duty with the Super Eagles. Kalu ...
Ex-Paris Saint-Germain Striker Ogbeche Continues Brilliant Form In India
Published: November 24, 2018
Former Nigeria international Bartholomew Ogbeche was on target as NorthEast United earned a dramatic 2-1 win over Kerala Blasters on game week eight in the Indian Super League on Friday. A 93rd minute strike from the former PSG wonderkid and Juan Mascia's 96th minute goal helped NorthEast United turn the tables on ...
Ahmed Musa Back In Business : Super Eagles Captain Scores Brilliant Goal For Al Nassr
Published: November 23, 2018
Ahmed Musa ended a mini goal drought after netting the game winner for Al Nassr as they claimed a 1-0 win against Al Shabab on game week ten in the Saudi Pro League on Friday, November 23. The Super Eagles captain had failed to score in the previous three matches before stepping out onto the Prince Faisal bin Fahd S...