Chelsea and Tottenham academy products hail Balogun after first goal for Glasgow Rangers
Published: October 22, 2021
Chelsea academy product Ola Aina and ex-Tottenham Hotspur youth teamer William Troost-Ekong have sent messages to Super Eagles teammate Leon Balogun after he opened his goalscoring account for Glasgow Rangers on Thursday night. Balogun scored his first goal for the Super Eagles on October 10 in a 2022 World Cup qua...
Team of the Week honours for Luton Town's Adebayo and Northampton Town's Koiki
Published: October 21, 2021
Two Nigeria-eligible players in Luton Town's Elijah Adebayo and Northampton Town's Ali Koiki have been included in the Championship and League Two Team of the Week respectively by football statistics website Whoscored. Adebayo made it six goals in twelve appearances in the division when he bagged an equaliser in the 8...
Aston Villa keen to offer new deal to Nigeria-eligible midfielder to ward off interest
Published: October 21, 2021
English Premier League club Aston Villa are keen to offer a new deal to Nigeria-eligible midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka in their attempt to ward off interest from clubs, according to reports. The Express and Star says The Lions are working to extend the long-term future of academy graduate Chukwuemeka. The Austr...
'Comeback is real' - Nigerian star celebrates after playing key role in Chelsea win vs Malmo U19
Published: October 21, 2021
Talented striker of Nigerian descent Bryan Fiabema has taken to social media to celebrate Chelsea's come-from-behind win over Malmo in the UEFA Youth League on Wednesday afternoon. Two-time champions Chelsea looked dead and buried as they were trailing 2-0 with around half an hour left after a brace from Bjerkebo, b...
Shoretire likes Manchester United captain's post after Champions League thriller at Old Trafford
Published: October 21, 2021
Premier League giants Manchester United came from behind to defeat Atalanta 3-2 in a UEFA Champions League match at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. Atalanta went into the break with a two-goal advantage after strikes from Mario Pasalic and Merih Demiral but a brilliant performance in the second half earned Ole Gunn...
Leicester City's four-goal hero Daka speaks about his partnership with Iheanacho
Published: October 21, 2021
Zambia international Patson Daka has spoken about his promising partnership with his African teammate Kelechi Iheanacho. The summer signing from Red Bull Salzburg dominated the headlines after scoring four goals as Leicester City came from behind to register a 4-3 win over Victor Moses' Spartak Moscow in a Europa L...
Iheanacho earns praise from Leicester boss for setting up Daka's second goal vs Spartak
Published: October 20, 2021
Kelechi Iheanacho has been praised by manager Brendan Rodgers for setting up the second goal scored by Patson Daka in their come-from-behind dramatic 4-3 win over Spartak Moscow in a Europa League game on Wednesday evening. A lot of the headlines was about Patson and his four goals but Iheanacho played a key role i...
Report : Glasgow Rangers to demand N5.7b for Crystal Palace-linked Nigeria star
Published: October 20, 2021
According to reports, Scottish Premiership champions Glasgow Rangers will demand an eight-figure fee from clubs interested in the signature of Nigeria star Joe Aribo. Football Insider  says that the Light Blues would only be willing to cash in on the central midfielder as from the January transfer window in the ev...
Iheanacho assists Daka score two of his four goals as Leicester beat Spartak; Moses assists two
Published: October 20, 2021
Leicester City recovered from going two goals behind to beat Spartak Moscow 4-3 on matchday three of the Europa League on Wednesday evening. There were starts for former Nigeria international Victor Moses and Leicester City's Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho, and the duo went the full ninety plus stoppage time. ...
'I appreciate the player' - West Ham boss responds to transfer links to Super Eagles star
Published: October 20, 2021
West Ham boss David Moyes has played down speculation that linked Super Eagles star Paul Onuachu with a move to the Premier League club in the summer transfer window.   As previously reported by allnigeriasoccer.com, the Racing Genk striker was offered to the Hammers but ultimately a move did not happen. The Scot...
UYL : 2 strikers of Nigerian descent help Man Utd secure win; Oyedele first squad involvement
Published: October 20, 2021
Two Nigeria-eligible strikers in the shape of Shola Shoretire and Dillon Hoogewerf helped Manchester United return to winning ways in the UEFA Youth League on Wednesday afternoon. The young Red Devils came from behind to thrash Atalanta U19s 4-2 at Leigh Sports Village Stadium. England U19 international Shola Shor...
UYL : Nigerian striker on target for Chelsea in 4-2 win against Malmo; Flower debuts
Published: October 20, 2021
Bryan Fiabema got on the scoresheet for Chelsea - Europe's most successful team in the UEFA Youth League with two titles and two runners-up medals - as they defeated Swedish opponents Malmo 4-2 at Kingsmeadow on Wednesday afternoon. Fiabema went the distance against the Swedish opponents and there was a first-ever squ...
Ex-Chelsea star Moses backs Spartak Moscow-owned midfielder to be a success at West Ham
Published: October 20, 2021
Former Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses is backing Czech Republic international midfielder Alex Král to be a hit at West Ham United. The Hammers confirmed the signing of the Spartak Moscow star on a season-long loan on transfer deadline day with a view to making the move permanent. Kral, who played together with ...
EFL clubs make contact with Arsenal over availability of Nigerian-born midfielder
Published: October 19, 2021
Nigerian-born midfielder Tim Akinola could be departing Arsenal on loan in the January transfer window, allnigeriasoccer.com has been told. The 20-year-old had attracted interest from several foreign teams in the summer but the Gunners hierarchy blocked the move because they wanted him to be loaned out to a Foo...
EFL wrap : Chelsea & Man City products, Spurs loanee, Super Eagle, Luton duo find the net
Published: October 19, 2021
There are six goals to report in Football League matches involving Nigeria-eligible players on Tuesday, October 19. We begin in the Championship. Bournemouth have opened a six-point lead at the top of the table following a 1-0 win over Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium thanks to Dominic Solanke's match-winning strike...