Exclusive: Joseph Yobo: I Am Super Fit; There Is No Cause For Alarm
Published: April 29, 2014
With strong speculations in the local media suggesting that Norwich center back Joseph Yobo could miss the World Cup due to fitness concerns, there is good news as the Super Eagles skipper has declared himself fit for club and country.The experienced defender, who has sported the colours of the Nigeria selection in two...
Tippeligaen Top Scorer Aaron Samuel Waiting To Hear From Stephen Keshi
Published: April 28, 2014
After netting his fourth goal of the season on Monday evening against Vålerenga, Sarpsborg 08 attacker Aaron Samuel does not know what he has to do to enable him gatecrash into the Super Eagles World Cup roster.The nearest the teenager has come to making Stephen Keshi’s squad list was being placed on standb...
Referee Denies Moses Simon Hat - trick, Makes Team Of The Week
Published: April 28, 2014
A brace by former Flying Eagles winger Moses Simon assisted AS Trencin defeat Spartak Myjava 4 - 1 in the 28th round of games in the Slovak championship. The 18 - year - old has quickly settled to life in Slovakia after his failed move to Ajax Amsterdam last summer .Moses Simon registered his name on the score-sheet ei...
Unrepentant Match Fixer, Perumal Claims He Assisted Nigeria Qualify For 2010 World Cup
Published: April 28, 2014
A match fixer from Singapore, Wilson Raj Perumal has claimed that he assisted Nigeria qualify for the 2010 World Cup held in South Africa. In his autobiography which he wrote in conjunction with two Italian investigative journalists Alessandro Righi and Emanuele Piano, Perumal alleged that he offered $100,000 to the Mo...
David Alaba Banking On Home Support To See Off Real Madrid
Published: April 28, 2014
Austrian - Nigerian wingback David Alaba reckons that the supporters of Bayern Munich have a big role to play in their clash against Real Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday evening. The defending champions trail their Spanish opponents 1 - 0 going into the second leg semi-final tie at Fußball Arena Mü...
Official : Ahmed Musa To Return To Action In Two Weeks
Published: April 28, 2014
CSKA Moscow striker Ahmed Musa will start full training with the rest of his teammates in the next two weeks, the official website of the Army Men after consultation with club medics reported on Monday afternoon.Thus, the Nigeria international is certain to miss the Russian Premier League game against Fegor Ogude&rsquo...
Efe Ambrose Remembers Lato Tanko After Strike Against Inverness
Published: April 28, 2014
Glasgow Celtic utility man Efe Ambrose has dedicated his 78th minute strike in the 6 - 0 trashing of Inverness CT to Saleh Lato Tanko, who passed on April 20 after a brief illness. The late Saleh Lato Tanko managed the Nigeria international for three years while he was at Kaduna United before his switch to MS Ashdod in...
Bosnia Manager, Safet Susic Says He Has Super Eagles Dossier
Published: April 27, 2014
Bosnia Herzegovina National Team manager Saftet Susic thinks the Dragons will qualify for the second round of the World Cup ahead of Nigeria because he has the dossier of the Super Eagles. The coach is expected to announce his squad list for the mundial on May 5, and he has admitted to having a selection headache nomin...
Marco Tagbajumi Scores 20th Goal Of The Season
Published: April 27, 2014
Italian - Nigerian forward Marco Tagbajumi netted his 20th goal in all competitions as Ermis beat Cyprus powerhouse APOEL 2 - 1 in the Championship round on Saturday.The win means Ermis have maintained their hopes of finishing at least fourth in the Cypriot First Division, with only four matches left before the end of ...
Sounders Manager, Schmid Showers Praise On Obafemi Martins, Clint Dempsey
Published: April 27, 2014
Out - of - favour Nigeria international Obafemi Martins was on target for the second consecutive game as Seattle Sounders defeated Colorado Rapids  4 - 1 in the MLS on Saturday.The 75th minute strike takes his tally in the league this season to 3, having netted in earlier matches against Chivas USA and Montreal Im...
Danny Uchechi Settled At Dalkurd Thanks To Michael Omoh
Published: April 26, 2014
22 - year - old Michael Omoh is delighted to get off the mark for Swedish club Dalkurd in their 2 - 0 win over Nyköping in the second round of matches in the Division One Norra.Another Nigerian, Chidi Omeje opened scoring for the Borlänge based outfit in the 10th minute, then Omoh added a second just before t...
After Specious Performance By Golden Eaglets, Nigerians In Togo Want Amuneke, Prince Udofia Fired
Published: April 26, 2014
Emmanuel Amuneke’s coaching credentials and his comportment while with Nigeria’s Under 17 National Team have got Nigerians based in Togo, where the WAFU B Under 17 championship is being held, talking.Involved in the formation of the Golden Eaglets that won the Fifa Under 17s in United Arab Emirates last yea...
Godfrey Oboabona Praying For Divine Intervention To Stop Emenike From Scoring
Published: April 26, 2014
Speaking ahead of the Super Lig clash between Fenerbahce and Rizespor, Godfrey Oboabona is relishing the prospect of facing Emmanuel Emenike, stating that he has the dossier of his fellow Nigeria international.When both teams met last December, Godfrey Oboabona prevented Emenike from scoring even though Rizespor went o...
Abdul Ajagun Feeling Confident Ahead Of Cup Final
Published: April 25, 2014
Ahead of Panathinaikos showdown with PAOK in the final of the Greece Super Cup on Saturday, ex Flying Eagles skipper Abdul Ajagun has his eyes set on winning the trophy with his team. To advance to the last game in the competition, the Greens saw off  Ergotelis, Iraklis Psachna, Olympiakos Volos and OFI in that or...
Joseph Yobo To Miss Manchester United Clash
Published: April 25, 2014
Nigeria skipper Joseph Yobo will not be included on the match list when Norwich City take on Manchester United in the English Premier League on Saturday. Norwich gaffer Neil Adams has nominated his squad for the trip to Old Trafford and conspicuously missing from the list is Joseph Yobo, who is still battling with a ca...