No 1v1 duel between Zaidu and Saka as Porto confirm Super Eagles left-back is out of CL clash 
Published: February 18, 2024
Through a statement on their official X account, Porto have revealed that Super Eagles left back Zaidu Sanusi has suffered a complete rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament and external lateral ligament of his knee. The 26-year-old picked up the injury in the 29th minute during their 2-0 win over Estrela da Ama...
Arsenal U18s boss Jack Wilshere hands competitive debuts to Annous and Ibrahim
Published: February 18, 2024
Arsenal U18s boss Jack Wilshere handed competitive debuts to two Golden Eaglets-eligible players Andre Annous and Ifeoluwa Ibrahim as the young Gunners were forced to a 2-2 draw by Southampton in the U18 Premier League on Saturday.    Three other teenagers of Nigerian descent started for Arsenal, with goalkeep...
Awoniyi goal celebration: Liverpool icon Barnes is left bemused; Nottm Forest star previously warned by Belgian FA 
Published: February 17, 2024
Taiwo Awoniyi helped Nottingham Forest return to winning ways on Saturday evening, opening the scoring in a 2-0 victory over West Ham United at the City Ground.   His sixth Premier League goal of the campaign was of absolute top quality as he took a touch to take the ball away from the challenge of a Hammers de...
Former Super Eagles coach reveals what he liked about Chelsea's first half in 1-1 draw v Man City
Published: February 17, 2024
Former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has revealed what impressed him in the first half of Chelsea's 1-1 draw with reigning champions Manchester City in the latest fixture in the Premier League played on Saturday evening at the Etihad Stadium. The Blues went into the game as the inferior side, having failed ...
PL wrap: Awoniyi strikes, Solanke scores and assists; Onyeka booked; Iwobi, Bassey beaten; Aina missing 
Published: February 17, 2024
Allnigeriasoccer.com's round-up of Nigeria-eligible players that were in action for their respective clubs in the English Premier League on Saturday, February 17.   In the early kickoff, Brentford were thrashed 4-1 by Liverpool in their 100th Premier League game.    Darwin Núñez, Alexis Mac Alliste...
George scores one, assists two as Chelsea U18s beat Ajayi's Tottenham Hotspur
Published: February 17, 2024
Flying Eagles-eligible winger Tyrique George was in stellar form yet again for Chelsea U18s as they beat London rivals Tottenham 4-1  in the U18 Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The Anglo-Nigerian was involved in the opener, winning the ball back before passing to Frankie Runham whose deflected effort gave t...
Confirmed team news: Super Eagles-eligible player to wait for his 22nd PL appearance for Tottenham
Published: February 17, 2024
Destiny Udogie will certainly not make his 22nd Premier League appearance for Tottenham Hotspur when they take on Wolverhampton Wanderers later today.    Tottenham manager Ange Postecoglou has confirmed that the Super Eagles-eligible left-back is not available for selection due to a knee injury.    Udo...
'Not dozy' - West Brom's record scorer sings the praises of Southampton's N15b signing from Man City Edozie
Published: February 17, 2024
West Brom's all-time leading goalscorer, Tony 'Bomber' Brown was left impressed by the performance of England youth teamer of Nigeria descent Samuel Edozie during Southampton's impressive 2-0 road win over West Brom in a Championship clash on Friday night.   Edozie ended his association with Manc...
'I had the chance to join them' - Davies reveals he chose Man City over Chelsea before move to Arsenal 
Published: February 17, 2024
Promising Anglo-Nigerian forward Henry Timi Davies has revealed that he passed up the opportunity to join Chelsea in favour of making a move to Manchester City.    After spending two and a half years at Manchester City without making his competitive debut for the U18s, Davies was not offered a scholarship deal ...
Brentford confirmed team news: Super Eagles midfield general Onyeka available to face Liverpool 
Published: February 16, 2024
Brentford manager Thomas Frank has confirmed that Super Eagles 2023 Africa Cup of Nations star Frank Onyeka is fit and available for his side's Premier League clash with table toppers Liverpool at the Gtech Community Stadium.   Onyeka played a pivotal role in the Super Eagles' second-place finish in the ...
Confirmed: Super Eagles-eligible defender puts pen to paper on new deal with Brentford 
Published: February 16, 2024
Through a statement on their official website, Brentford have announced that  Super Eagles-eligible defender Val Adedokun has signed a new deal that will keep him at the club until at least the summer of 2026. Adedokun joined the Bees in the summer of 2021 from Irish side Dundalk and has progressed through the ra...
'Completely unfair' - Fulham boss confirms Iwobi is in good mental state after online abuse from Nigeria fans 
Published: February 16, 2024
Fulham manager Marco Silva has confirmed that Alex Iwobi is in good mental condition following the backlash he received after participating in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations for Nigeria.   The 27-year-old missed the opportunity to win his first international trophy as the Super Eagles lost to Ivory Coast in the ...
Osimhen has big decision to make: Should African POTY choose PSG over Chelsea?
Published: February 16, 2024
Napoli's Victor Osimhen finds himself at the center of a burgeoning transfer saga, torn between the allure of Paris Saint-Germain and the English giants Chelsea.   The reigning African footballer of the Year is at a crossroads, weighing his options as he contemplates his next career move.   Recent rep...
Managerial royalty Mourinho namechecks Mikel as he discusses relationship with African players 
Published: February 16, 2024
Legendary Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho in an interview with FIVE presented by Rio Ferdinand discussed his relationship with African players whom he had coached in the past.    Mourinho previously worked with 2013 Africa Cup of Nations-winning players John Obi Mikel, Victor Moses and Kenneth Omeruo during his...
PL International Cup: Lagos-born defender shines for PSV in win against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Published: February 15, 2024
Lagos-born defender Emmanuel van de Blaak was impressive for PSV U21s in their 2-1 victory over Chelsea in the quarterfinal of the Premier League International Cup played on Thursday night at Stamford Bridge. Ronnie Stutter gave the home side the lead in the 31st minute with the young England international taking ...