Nigeria's Richest Man Vows To Sack Arsene Wenger If He Acquires Arsenal
Published: August 17, 2017
Aliko Dangote, who is widely regarded as the richest man in Nigeria, has stated that he will sack manager Arsene Wenger if he acquires Arsenal in the near future.The 60-year-old businessman revealed that he has been interested in buying the London club for more than thirty years, and will firm up his interest once the ...
Manchester United 7 Hong Kong All-Stars 0 : Nigerian Wonderkids On Target For Red Devils In Rout
Published: August 16, 2017
Manchester United U16s thrashed Hong Kong District All-Stars 7-0 in a friendly staged at Tsing Yi Sports Ground on Wednesday, August 16.The Young Red Devils have traveled to Asia for the week-long Hong Kong Jockey Club Youth Football Academy Summit.Young Nigerian duo Ademipo Odubeko and Shola Shoretire registered their...
Arsenal Starlet Nwakali Processing Work Permit Ahead Of Transfer To VVV Venlo
Published: August 16, 2017
After weeks of negotiations, Dutch Eredivisie outfit VVV Venlo and Arsenal have reached an agreement for a season-long loan deal for Nigeria U20 skipper Kelechi Nwakali.The attacking midfielder is back in his homeland as he awaits the decision of the Netherlands Embassy in Accra, Ghana regarding his application for a D...
Nigerian Right Back Battling Chelsea Teammate For Man Of The Match Award
Published: August 16, 2017
Chelsea loanee Ola Aina is in the running for Hull City's latest Man of the Match award.The Nigeria Football Federation target put in an impressive shift as the Tigers were beaten for the first time this season, losing 3-2 to Wolverhampton Wanderers on game week three in the Championship on Tuesday.Aina made several th...
Arsenal Boss Speaks On AWOL Spanish Striker : Chelsea Don't Want Him
Published: August 16, 2017
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says there is no comparison between the future of his star striker Alexis Sanchez and Chelsea's Spanish-Brazilian ace Diego Costa.The Frenchman has not ruled out the possibility of the Chilean extending his stay at the Emirates beyond 2018, while Costa has been declared surplus to requirement...
'Messi-Less' Liverpool Are Beaten In Denmark Despite Brace From Portuguese Wonderkid
Published: August 16, 2017
Liverpool U23s lost 4-2 to Danish Superliga club FC Nordsjælland in a friendly on Tuesday.Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Ibadan-born Netherlands youth international Bobby Adekanye, dubbed the Nigerian Messi, was not in the Reds traveling party to Scandinavia as he was undergoing special training in England. FC ...
New Mikel &Tomori Not Involved, Ghanaian Wonderkid Bags Brace As Chelsea Surrender Two-Goal
Published: August 15, 2017
Chelsea surrendered a two-goal lead before losing 5-4 on penalties to League One club Plymouth Argyle in an EFL Trophy clash at Home Park on Tuesday night.England U20 international of Nigerian descent Fikayo Tomori and England U18 star Tariq Uwakwe (new Obi Mikel) are eligible and have been registered for the competiti...
Nigerian Striker Nets Brace For Southampton In Win Over Reading
Published: August 15, 2017
Nigerian striker Jonathan Afolabi bagged a brace for Southampton in their 4-0 rout of Reading in the opening round of the Premier League 2 Division Two on Monday night at St Mary's Stadium.The Republic of Ireland youth-teamer made it 2-0 in the 25th minute, before Nigerian defender Gabriel Osho, who skippered the Royal...
Chelsea Confirm Squad Numbers For Two Nigerian Wonderkids
Published: August 15, 2017
Premier League champions Chelsea have published on their official webpage the revised squad numbers for their Development squad ahead of tonight's Checkatrade Trophy clash with Plymouth Argyle.England U20 World Cup-winning central defender Fikayo Tomori has retained the jersey number he wore in last weekend's clash aga...
Manchester United Readying N17 Billion Bid For Chelsea Target
Published: August 14, 2017
Manchester United are readying a bid for Barcelona star Sergi Roberto, according to reports.Spanish outlet Don Balon claims the central midfielder is not guaranteed a starting shirt at the Azulgranas in the new season, especially as the club recently signed former Tottenham Hotspur player Paulinho, and have been linked...
Update : Man Utd, Arsenal, Chelsea, Spurs Linked Midfielder Of Nigerian Descent Suffers Hamstring Injury
Published: August 14, 2017
England international of Nigerian parentage Ross Barkley has resumed training with Premier League club Everton, ahead of a crucial Europa League qualifier against Hajduk Split at Goodison Park.Barkley's future at the Toffees remains in the air and the midfielder has been linked with Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea,...
Leicester 0 Man Utd 1 PL2: Three Nigerian Whizkids Feature, West Ham Product Testing
Published: August 14, 2017
Manchester United U23s began their campaign to win the Premier League 2 with a 1-0 road win over Leicester City at the The Leicester City Training Ground on Monday afternoon.Three players of Nigerian descent were handed game time by their respective coaches, Lagosian Tosin Kehinde and USA youth-teamer Matthew Olosunde ...
Solanke In, New Paul Pogba & Ojo Out As Liverpool Name Champions League Squad (Full List)
Published: August 14, 2017
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has announced a 22-man roster for Tuesday night's Champions League play-off game against Hoffenheim at Rhein-Neckar Arena, Sinsheim.England U20 World Cup-winning duo Ovie Ejaria and Sheyi Ojo were omitted from the squad list, while the Golden Ball winner Dominic Solanke has been included.The...
Lukaku Fails In Bid To Break Manchester United Record Held By Rashford & Ruud van Nistelrooy
Published: August 14, 2017
Romelu Lukaku impressed on his Premier League debut for Manchester United, scoring a brace in their 4-0 hammering of West Ham on Sunday, August 13.However, the Belgium striker could not break a Manchester United record jointly held by Ruud van Nistelrooy, Marcus Rashford and James Wilson, and could only match their ach...
Chelsea's Spanish Striker Fires Back: I Don't Care If Chelsea Fine Me N3.7 Billion
Published: August 14, 2017
Spain international Diego Costa, who has a frosty relationship with manager Antonio Conte, has confirmed that he has been fined by Chelsea after his refusal to return to Cobham for training ahead of a transfer this summer.Giving his version of events, the Blues number nineteen said that he has been treated like a crimi...