Lampard Latest Fitness Update Is Good News For Chelsea But Bad For One Nigerian Star
Published: September 13, 2019
Nigerian young star Fikayo Tomori may find himself frozen out of the Chelsea squad in their next Premier League fixture against Wolverhampton Wanderers, with manager Frank Lampard confirming that first choice central defender Antonio Rüdiger is set to return to the team after fully recovering from an injury. Tomor...
Aina, Anjorin Named In Chelsea's UYL Squad; Two Nigeria U17 Invitees Omitted
Published: September 13, 2019
Ola Aina's sibling, Jordan is in contention to make his debut for Chelsea in the UEFA Youth League following his inclusion in the squad list. The versatile fullback and midfielder Faustino Anjorin are part of a 40-player roster published by the official website of UEFA. The format of the UEFA Youth League mirro...
Chelsea Midfielder Beats Arsenal's Balogun To Premier League 2 Award
Published: September 13, 2019
Chelsea midfielder Billy Gilmour has beaten Arsenal starlet Folarin Balogun to the Premier League 2 Player of the Month award for August 2019. The Nigerian wonderkid was nominated for the accolade alongside Gilmour, Harry Chapman (Blackburn), James Garner (Man Utd), Dan Kemp (West Ham United), Emile Smith Rowe (Arse...
Glasgow Rangers Rising Star Likens Himself To Manchester City's Raheem Sterling
Published: September 13, 2019
Promising Nigeria-eligible winger Dapo Mebude has the talent to break into the Glasgow Rangers first team in the coming years. Last season, the 18-year-old was registered by Rangers for the group stage of the Europa League and made his senior debut off the bench in a 2-1 loss to Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premiershi...
Arsenal's Oldest Player Takes Saka Under His Wing Ahead Of Watford Clash
Published: September 12, 2019
Arsenal manager Unai Emery put the players through their paces at London Colney on Thursday with Bukayo Saka called-up to train with the first team for the umpteenth time. If the training pictures published by Arsenal's website, arsenal.com is anything to go by, the oldest player in the squad David Luiz has taken Sa...
Former Premier League Star Backs Iwobi's Everton Move, Counters Kanu's Exit Frustration
Published: September 12, 2019
Super Eagles midfielder Alex Iwobi made the right choice in signing for Everton this summer despite his departure dividing opinions among the club faithful.Reacting to  comments in the media attributed to Arsenal and Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu about the Gunners' decision to sell the Nigerian to the Toffees, former Fu...
Chelsea Confirm Nigeria-Eligible Midfielder Is Set To Feature Alongside Teenage Star Hudson-Odoi
Published: September 12, 2019
Chelsea's official website has reported early team news ahead of Friday's Premier League 2 clash against Brighton & Hove at Stamford Bridge. Callum Hudson-Odoi and Reece James are both set to be handed run-outs against the Seagulls after recovering from long-term injuries, and the news that concerns Nigerians is th...
'He's Very Much A Part Of The Squad'- Leicester City Boss Offers Iheanacho Hope Pre-Man Utd
Published: September 12, 2019
Back home in Nigeria, most of the pre-match talk ahead of Leicester City's visit to Manchester United centered around Kelechi Iheanacho who is still searching for his first competitive goal for club and country since September 22, 2018. Having proved in pre-season that he has not lost his scoring touch, he was recalle...
Man Utd, Tottenham, Liverpool, Rangers, Celtic Interested In Chelsea's Nigerian Winger
Published: September 12, 2019
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report that several Premier League clubs are exploring ways to sign highly-rated Chelsea winger Adrian Akande. Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are among the clubs interested in signing the Nigeria U17 invitee and have all opened a line of communication with the...
Fourth Fastest Player At Chelsea : Tomori's Position In Pecking Order Of Central Defenders Revealed By EA Sports
Published: September 12, 2019
Nigeria Football Federation target Fikayo Tomori has a big challenge on his hands as he aims to break into the starting line-up of Chelsea, if the official FIFA 20 ratings are anything to go by.  With an overall rating of 72, the Canadian-born youngster is last in the pecking order of central defenders behind Antonio...
Highly-Rated Goalkeeper Signs New Contract With Chelsea
Published: September 12, 2019
Highly-rated Finnish goalkeeper Lucas Bergström has extended his contract with Premier League side Chelsea. The Finland youth international took to social media on Wednesday to confirm that he has signed a professional contract with The Blues. ''I’m honoured to have signed my first professional contract with...
Seven Goals Scored By Everton In Two Starts By Iwobi : Marco Silva Salutes Important Player
Published: September 11, 2019
Alex Iwobi was a nightmare to the Ukrainian defenders during yesterday's friendly game and provided the assist for Joe Aribo's goal in the opening minutes of the encounter.The winger has forced his way into Everton's starting line-up despite missing pre-season training and he is justifying Marco Silva's trust with impr...
Tammy Abraham Names The Chelsea African Legend He Wants To Emulate
Published: September 11, 2019
Tammy Abraham wants to follow in the footsteps of Ivory Coast legend Didier Drogba and become the top striker at Chelsea. The number nine revealed that he's inspired by his childhood hero Drogba who is the highest scoring foreigner in the history of Chelsea with 164 goals across two spells at Stamford Bridge. Abr...
Chelsea Loanee Ugbo On Target As Roda Claim First Home Win In Five Months
Published: September 08, 2019
Dutch Eerste Divisie side Roda JC finally put an end to their winless home streak, thanks to a 2-1 victory over TOP Oss on Sunday afternoon. The Parkstad Limburg outfit had gone five months without a win in front of their home fans but the unwanted run of results eventually ended courtesy of  Chelsea loanee Ike Ugbo w...
Everton Playmaker Lauds Iwobi's Goalscoring Feat Ahead Of Ukraine Friendly
Published: September 08, 2019
Everton and Nigeria winger Alex Iwobi is currently with the Super Eagles in Dnipro, venue of their upcoming friendly game against Ukraine on Tuesday.  The 23-year-old wasted no time before hitting the ground running at Goodison Park and his new teammate can't stop praising him for the way he has quickly adapted to li...