Olise Among Three Nigerians On Parade For Chelsea In Win Vs Reading U17 Premier League Cup
Published: October 27, 2020
Richard Olise was among three players of Nigerian descent on parade as Chelsea began their quest to win the U17 Premier League Cup with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over their Reading counterparts at Cobham on Tuesday afternoon, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. Richard is the younger brother of Reading playmaker Michael ...
Pundit Warns Liverpool To Be Wary Of 'Physical' Onyeka, FCM Ace Misses Dad's Funeral Today
Published: October 27, 2020
Danish football expert Klaus Egelund has highlighted Frank Onyeka as one of the key players in the Midtjylland squad that Liverpool should pay special attention to in Tuesday night's Champions League meeting at Anfield. The Ekstra Bladet journalist was contacted by Liverpool's media team to provide the lowdown on t...
Ex-Nigeria U17 Invitee Targets Return To Full Training At Chelsea After International Break
Published: October 27, 2020
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that former Golden Eaglets invitee Prince Adegoke hopes to return to full training with Chelsea after the last international break of 2020. The 2003-born goalkeeper has not played competitively for Chelsea's youth teams in 2020-21 because he underwent surgery after tearing his menisc...
Arsenal New Boy Ideho Finally Resumes Training Following Transfer From Ajax Amsterdam
Published: October 27, 2020
Dutch-born Nigerian winger Joel Ideho is inching closer to making his debut for the Arsenal teams. According to information gathered by allnigeriasoccer.com, Ideho has finally arrived in London to join the Gunners following his transfer from Ajax Amsterdam before the close of the summer transfer window. The 200...
'Ajayi Will Learn With Him' - Sherwood Reveals Super Eagle Will Benefit Playing With Chelsea Hero
Published: October 26, 2020
Former Tottenham Hotspur coach Tim Sherwood believes Semi Ajayi will benefit playing alongside Chelsea legend Branislav Ivanovic in the heart of West Brom's defence. Baggies boss Slaven Bilic has reinstated the Super Eagles star into the starting lineup for the ongoing game against Brighton & Hove at the American E...
Manchester City Coach Guardiola Calls Up Nigeria-Eligible Midfielder For UCL Match Vs Marseille
Published: October 26, 2020
Manchester City have already named their matchday squad for Tuesday night's UEFA Champions League meeting with Marseille, with Nigeria-eligible attacking midfielder Felix Nmecha called up for the match taking place at the Stade Velodrome, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. City boss Pep Guardiola has included Nmecha in ...
Whelan Criticizes Iwobi For Not Living Up To His Billing Since His Arrival From Arsenal
Published: October 26, 2020
Former Leeds United and Crystal Palace striker Noel Whelan has suggested that Alex Iwobi has not lived up to his billing since his big money move from Arsenal in the summer of 2019. In truth , the Nigeria international, in his first Premier League start of the new season, was below par as the Toffees lost their unbe...
Ex-Liverpool Star Thrilled With Performance Of Rangers' Italian-Born Nigerian Left-back Bassey
Published: October 26, 2020
Italian-born left-back of Nigerian descent Calvin Bassey was one of the players singled out for praise following Rangers' 2-0 win against Efe Ambrose's Livingston at Ibrox Stadium on Sunday evening. Super Eagles midfielder Joe Aribo marked his return to the starting lineup by opening the scoring in the ninth minute ...
Saka Features, Iheanacho Benched As Leicester City Set Club Record After Win At Arsenal
Published: October 25, 2020
Arsenal lost for the third time in the new English Premier League season following Leicester City's 1-0 victory at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday night, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. As for team news, Bukayo Saka started for the Gunners but subbed out in the 65th minute after picking up a knock while Nigeria internat...
'Lack Of Concentration' -Everton Hero Osman Blames Iwobi, One Other Player For Saints Opener
Published: October 25, 2020
Everton have surrendered their unbeaten start to the 2020-2021 season following their 2-0 defeat suffered at the hands of Southampton at the St Mary's Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Toffees conceded two goals in the space of eight first half minutes; James Ward-Prowse with a spectacular first and their afternoon ...
Partey On How He Plans To Convince Ghana Fans Support Arsenal Just As Kanu Inspired Nigerians
Published: October 25, 2020
Black Stars ace Thomas Partey hopes to bring more Ghanaian fans to support Arsenal in the wake of his move to the Emirates Stadium on transfer deadline day.   Traditionally, most Nigerians support Arsenal because of the exploits of Super Eagles legend Nwankwo Kanu at the club, while Ghanaian fans tend to back Chel...
Nigerian-Born Defender Returns To Arsenal Next Month Following Cork City's Relegation
Published: October 25, 2020
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Nigerian-born defender Joseph Olowu will not be extending his stay at Cork City by a single day, meaning he will return to his parent club Arsenal as from November 8, 2020. Cork City lost their Republic of Ireland Premier Division status on Saturday following a 2-1 defeat suffer...
Real Reason Okonkwo Was Not In Arsenal Squad Vs Man City U23 As Defender Plays In Goal
Published: October 25, 2020
Arsenal played with ten men for 83 minutes in their 4-1 loss to Manchester City in a Premier League 2 clash at the Academy Stadium in Manchester on Saturday. The Gunners were reduced to ten men following the dismissal of goalkeeper Karl Hein for a foul on Nigerian attacking midfielder Felix Nmecha. With no goal...
Cardiff City Coach Delighted Liverpool Loanee Ojo Got On The Scoresheet Again
Published: October 25, 2020
Liverpool-owned winger Sheyi Ojo rescued a valuable point for Cardiff City as they secured a 1-1 draw against Chuba Akpom's Middlesbrough FC at the Cardiff City Stadium in a Championship clash on Saturday, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The Bluebirds had to come from behind after George Saville scored with a lovely gla...
Felix Nmecha Scores; Sodje Assists As Man City Youth Teams Record Wins
Published: October 25, 2020
Manchester City U18 and U23 teams registered wins in league matches on Saturday, October 24, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. In a game involving five players of Nigerian descent at the Academy Stadium in Manchester, the Citizens came from behind to thrash Arsenal 4-1 in a Premier League 2 fixture, with Felix Nmecha ge...