'She's from Nigeria' - Chelsea new boy reveals why his mom has a soft spot for the Blues
Published: June 09, 2024
London-born Nigerian central defender Tosin Adarabioyo has revealed why his mother has a soft spot for Premier League giants Chelsea. Tosin became Chelsea's first signing under new coach Enzo Maresca after putting pen to paper on a four-year deal this past week and will complete his move to the Blues on July 1...
Arsenal and Man Utd remain interested in striker scouted by ex-Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr 
Published: June 09, 2024
English Premier League giants Arsenal and Manchester United are still pursuing a deal for Joshua Zirkzee amid speculation linking the highly-rated Bologna striker with a summer move to Serie A powerhouse AC Milan.  The Bayern Munich academy product was a player of interest to the Nigeria Football Federation during...
Arsenal borrow a page from Chelsea's book, prioritising signing of younger strikers over Osimhen
Published: June 09, 2024
According to transfer expert Ben Jacobs via Caughtoffside, Arsenal are borrowing a page from Chelsea's book by prioritizing a move for a younger striker over Victor Osimhen. The north London side are in search of a center forward as they look to fortify their squad ahead of the next campaign and have been linked...
Nottingham Forest willing to listen to offers for homegrown player Awoniyi
Published: June 09, 2024
Nottingham Forest are willing to entertain offers for their prolific striker Taiwo Awoniyi, according to the Daily Mail. Born in Ilorin twenty-six years ago, Awoniyi is classed as a homegrown player by the Premier League as he was on the books of Liverpool for three seasons before turning 21.  The Nigeria intern...
Released Luton Town defender Osho linked with possible move to Turkish Super Lig club 
Published: June 09, 2024
According to fotoMac, Turkish Super Lig club Trabzonspor are considering a move for released Luton Town center-back Gabriel Osho. Trabzonpsor's manager is reportedly a fan of the 25-year-old and the club will consider making a move for him based on reports from the scouting team and technical staff. They are...
Napoli lack the funds to sign Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku unless Victor Osimhen is sold 
Published: June 08, 2024
Chelsea have reportedly informed Napoli that they are looking to sell ​​​​​​​Romelu Lukaku on a permanent deal and not loan him out for a third consecutive season.  Lukaku spent the whole of the 2022-2023 campaign on loan at Inter Milan and was shipped out to AS Roma for the recently concluded season...
Napoli insider reveals Arsenal reluctant to trigger Osimhen's N207b release clause
Published: June 08, 2024
Napoli insider and Sky Sport Italia reporter Francesco Modugno has revealed that Arsenal are unwilling to pay the €130m release clause of Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen. Mikel Arteta is ambitious about reinforcing his squad next season to put a stop to Manchester City's dominance in the Premier League and...
Chelsea join Tottenham Hotspur in race for N122b-rated Super Eagles-eligible forward
Published: June 08, 2024
According to talkSPORT, Chelsea are in the running alongside Tottenham for the signing of Super Eagles-eligible striker Dominic Solanke. Solanke has a £65 million (approximately N122 billion in Nigerian currency) release clause embedded in his contract with Bournemouth, but only valid for the so-called big six club...
Elder brother of Nigeria's saviour against South Africa in talks with Watford over new deal 
Published: June 08, 2024
Fisayo Dele-Bashiru emerged as Nigeria's saviour in a 2026 World Cup qualifier against South Africa at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo on Friday evening, with his first international goal saving the Super Eagles from suffering a humiliating loss.  Tom Dele-Bashiru, Fisayo's elder brother...
Official: Leicester City confirm Iheanacho departure, in contract talks with Ndidi
Published: June 07, 2024
According to a statement published on their official website, Leicester City have announced that Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho will leave the club upon the expiration of his contract at the end of this month. The 2013 Fifa U17 World Cup Golden Ball winner joined Leicester City from Manchester City in 2017 o...
'Chelsea is a huge club' - Tosin's first words after joining the Blues
Published: June 07, 2024
Nigerian defender Tosin Adarabioyo has expressed his excitement about joining Chelsea following the announcement of his signing by the club on their official website on Friday morning. The 26-year-old has signed a four-year deal with the Premier League giants and will officially complete his move to Stamford Bridge ...
Tottenham Hotspur discover how much it would cost to sign Super Eagles-eligible striker 
Published: June 07, 2024
Super Eagles-eligible striker Dominic Solanke was in stellar form for Bournemouth in the just concluded campaign and is being linked with an exit from the Vitality Stadium with Tottenham reportedly interested in him. Premised on that, The Athletic (subscription required) has revealed that the former Liverpool forwar...
Announcement imminent: Nigerian centre-back joins Chelsea on four-year deal 
Published: June 07, 2024
Premier League giants Chelsea are set to confirm the capture of highly coveted London-born Nigerian central defender Tosin Adarabioyo.  According to Italian transfer market guru, Fabrizio Romano, Tosin passed his medical with flying colours, paving the way for the former England youth international to put pen to pa...
Proposed transfer of former Super Eagles invitee to Chelsea faces major obstacle
Published: June 06, 2024
Chelsea's quest to bolster their attacking options with the signing of former Super Eagles invitee Michael Olise has encountered an unexpected obstacle. The Blues' reluctance to allow their players to participate in the summer's Olympic Games may hinder their chances of landing the highly sought-after wi...
Iwobi names his dream Super Eagles starting XI including Chelsea legend
Published: June 06, 2024
In an interview with Victor Modo at the Super Eagles camp in Uyo, Alex Iwobi was asked to unveil his dream Super Eagles starting lineup, including only players he has played with during his senior international career. When Iwobi started the Super Eagles' 1-0 win over Angola in the quarterfinals of the 2023 Afr...