Brighton & Hove Boss Reveals Reason Behind Balogun's Omission For Festive Games
Published: January 02, 2020
Leon Balogun is in contention to play his first game for Brighton & Hove this decade when they tackle Sheffield Wednesday in the Emirates FA Cup at the American Express Community Stadium this weekend. It has come to light that the central defender was not available for selection during the festive programme due to i...
Arsenal Coach Arteta Reveals Why Saka Was Omitted From Starting XI Vs Manchester United
Published: January 02, 2020
Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta has explained why Bukayo Saka was omitted from the starting line-up for the Premier League meeting with Manchester United on Wednesday evening. The makeshift left-back had to play through the pain barrier in the 2-1 defeat to Chelsea on December 29 and was not pictured training with ...
Tottenham Put Off By Eze's Asking Price; N9.3B-Rated Playmaker Also Linked With Chelsea
Published: January 02, 2020
Tottenham Hotspur have been put off by Queens Park Rangers' valuation of their playmaker Eberechi Eze. According to the Daily Express, the Championship club have demanded 20 million pounds (approximately N9.3 billion in Nigerian currency) for the attacking midfielder, but the cost of signing the player has been deem...
End Of Year Stat Awards : Leicester's Ndidi Beats Manchester United Fullback To Award
Published: January 02, 2020
Celebrated football statistics and analysis website Squawka held their end of year stats awards on January 1 and a Nigeria international plying his trade in the English Premier League emerged one of the winners. Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi was named the tackle merchant of the English top-flight, with 96...
UEFA's Fifty For The Future : Arsenal Super Kid Saka Makes List
Published: January 02, 2020
The official website of UEFA has published a list of fifty youngsters expected to be household names by this time in 2021, and only one player of Nigerian descent was worthy to be selected in the prestigious list. Bukayo Saka was recognized thanks to his brilliant performances for Arsenal in this season's Premier L...
Official : Versatile Nigerian Midfielder Signs New Wolverhampton Wanderers Deal
Published: January 01, 2020
Versatile Nigerian midfielder Owen Otasowie has ended speculation about his future by signing a new deal with Premier League side Wolverhampton Wanderers.  Wolves confirmed through their official website on New Year's Day that Otasowie has put pen to paper on a new two-and-a-half-year deal with the club after impre...
'Leicester Have Replaced N'Golo Kante, Remarkable' - Fans Hail Ndidi After Producing Exquisite Assist
Published: January 01, 2020
Wilfred Ndidi put in an impressive shift in the middle of the park as Leicester City claimed a 3-0 victory over Newcastle in their Premier League meeting on Wednesday evening.   Playing his 20th league game, the Nigeria international laid off an assist for midfield partner Hamza Choudhury in the 87th minute, with a...
Newcastle Vs Leicester : Ex-Chelsea Star Reckons Super Eagles Striker Cannot Step Into The Shoes Of Vardy
Published: January 01, 2020
All eyes are on Kelechi Iheanacho in the ongoing Premier League game between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park, with the Nigeria international leading the line for the second consecutive game in the absence of Jamie Vardy. The Premier League top scorer with 17 goals was not in action against Wes...
'Iheanacho Needs To Be Playing To Score Goals' - Leicester Legend Looks Back At Changes Vs West Ham
Published: January 01, 2020
Leicester City showed their strength in depth during their last Premier League fixture against West Ham, beating the Hammers 2-1 despite manager Brendan Rodgers making nine changes to the starting line-up. One of those changes saw Kelechi Iheanacho starting a Premier League game for only the third time this season,...
Left-Back Bola Also Trained With Arsenal First Team Pre-Manchester United
Published: January 01, 2020
Another Nigerian youngster trained with Arsenal's first team ahead of the big game against Manchester United on New Year's Day. Our colleague Jeorge Bird has tweeted that Tolaji Bola was part of the final training session at London Colney on Tuesday, bringing the total number of Nigeria-eligible players head coach ...
Saka Labelled Classy Left-Back Ahead Of Arsenal's Showdown Vs Manchester United
Published: January 01, 2020
Previewing tonight's eagerly anticipated showdown between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London, Gunners legend Charlie Nicholas has praised Nigerian wonderkid Bukayo Saka. With the injury enforced absence of Sead Kolašinac and Kieran Tierney, Saka has gotten the nod over another player of...
Spurs Target Eze Could Overtake Chelsea Great As Most Expensive Nigeria-Eligible Midfielder In History
Published: December 31, 2019
Queens Park Rangers young star Eberechi Eze could overtake Chelsea hero John Obi Mikel as the most expensive Nigeria-eligible midfielder in history, if the reports emanating from the British press are anything to go by. According to Football League World making reference to The Athletic, Queens Park Rangers have se...
Iwobi Still On The Mend Ahead Of Everton's Trip To Manchester City
Published: December 31, 2019
Alex Iwobi will certainly not be named in Everton's traveling party to Manchester for their Premier League clash against the champions on New Year's Day. The Toffees have confirmed through their official website that the Super Eagles playmaker continues to recover from a hamstring issue he suffered during the openin...
Two Nigerian Teenagers Called Up To Arsenal First Team Training Pre-Manchester United
Published: December 31, 2019
Arsenal trained for the last time on Tuesday at London Colney ahead of tomorrow's big Premier League clash against Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London. Allnigeriasoccer.com understands head coach Mikel Arteta invited two teenagers of Nigerian parentage to train with the first team, namely Folarin Ba...
Chelsea Team Of The Decade Revealed : Mikel, Moses Outvoted; Babayaro Not Acknowledged
Published: December 31, 2019
Chelsea have revealed their Team of the Decade that comes to an end today, with three former Nigeria internationals missing out. Former Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel had been included on an 11-man shortlist along with current Chelsea boss Frank Lampard, N'Golo Kante, Cesc Fabregas, Ramires, Oscar, Jorginho,...