Victor Moses Impressive In Chelsea Win Against Barcelona
Published: July 29, 2015
For the second straight pre - season game, Chelsea ran out winners on penalties against Barcelona after normal time ended 2 - 2 in Washington DC.As per team news, there was no place in the starting XI for the four Nigerian players that traveled with the squad to North America, however, Mikel and Moses were introduced o...
Kelechi Iheanacho Showing He Has A Good Understanding With Raheem Sterling
Published: July 27, 2015
Kelechi Iheanacho was given another opportunity to impress manager Manuel Pellegrini in Manchester City’s penultimate pre - season fixture against Vietnam national team on Monday afternoon.The Citizens thrashed Vietnam 8  -1 thanks to goals from Aleksandar Kolarov, Raheem Sterling, David Silva, Marcos Lopes ...
Josh Onomah And Dele Alli Named To Tottenham Hotspur Roster For Game Against MLS All-Star
Published: July 27, 2015
Tottenham Hotspur coach Mauricio Pochettino has included two Anglo - Nigerian players in his 25 - man roster for the upcoming AT&T MLS All-Star game.The retired Argentina international has named Josh Onomah among the 9 midfielders that will jet off to the United States for Wednesday’s clash.Also in the travel...
Eniola Aluko Disappointed With Chelsea Loss To Manchester City
Published: July 27, 2015
Eniola Aluko was disappointed with Chelsea’s 2 - 1 loss to Manchester City in the WSL on Sunday but has sent a message to the supporters, telling them the Blues are still in the title race.The Three Lionesses forward notched her third goal of the season in the 48th minute but Steph Houghton netted the match winne...
Chuba Akpom Features As Arsenal Win Emirates Cup
Published: July 26, 2015
England youth international Chuba Akpom was a second - half substitute for Arsenal as they won the Emirates Cup for the first time in 2010 following their 1 - 0 win over Wolfsburg at N7 7AJ.With manager Arsene Wenger dropping all the players except Ozil that started against Lyon, Alex Iwobi, who earned reviews ...
Alex Iwobi Shocked To Get Off The Mark For Arsenal First Team
Published: July 26, 2015
Alex Iwobi has admitted that he was shocked to score his first senior goal for Arsenal in Saturday’s win over Lyon.The teenage striker has dedicated his maiden goal for the first team to his family and well - wishers who were at The Emirates to watch him in action.“When Aaron passed me the ball I coul...
Arsene Wenger Confirms Alex Iwobi Is Staying Put At Arsenal
Published: July 25, 2015
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alex Iwobi is not among the youngsters that will be farmed out on loan to garner first - team experience before the close of the summer transfer market.The Dream Team VI trainee caught the eyes of many in the Gunners 6 - 0 win over Lyon at the Emirates Cup, scoring his first senior goal...
Club Friendlies Wrap : Goals For Tom Adeyemi, John Akinde, Anichebe And Ujah
Published: July 25, 2015
Allnigeriasoccer.com highlights the Nigerian players that were on target for their clubs in pre - season friendlies on Saturday.New Leeds United signing Tom Adeyemi struck after 25 minutes in Leeds United’s 2 - 1 loss to Hoffenheim. The Anglo - Nigerian is on loan at Elland Road from Cardiff City.Nigeria internat...
Liverpool Boss Hails Jordon Ibe Wonder Goal
Published: July 25, 2015
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has showered praise on Jordon Ibe on the back of his performance against Malaysian XI in a pre - season fixture on Friday afternoon. The England youth international scored a spectacular goal in the first half to rescue a 1 - 1 draw for The Reds in their fourth friendly game ahead of the s...
Bobby Adekanye Pleased With Liverpool Win Against Lincoln City
Published: July 25, 2015
Holland youth international Bobby Adekanye continues to shine for the Liverpool Under - 18s in pre - season ahead of their opening game in the Academy League against Manchester City.The winger was handed a starting spot in the 3 - 1 victory against Lincoln City in a friendly on Thursday night, and was involved in ...
Manchester City Coach : Kelechi Iheanacho Can Score A Lot Of Goals
Published: July 25, 2015
Manchester City’s Chilean manager Manuel Pellegrini has been impressed by the way Kelechi Iheanacho has comported himself during pre - season training.The highlight of the Nigeria youth international’s performance so far was scoring and creating an assist in the Citizens shoot-out win against AS Roma on Tue...
Pahang FA Stop Dickson Nwakaeme From Featuring Against Liverpool
Published: July 24, 2015
Allnigeriasoccer.com can reveal that Pahang FA attacker Dickson Nwakaeme would have played for Malaysia XI in the high profile friendly against Liverpool but was blocked from doing so by the higher ups at The Elephant.Initially, the ex KuPS star was named to Malaysia XI’s 20 - man squad list by the The Football ...
Kelechi Iheanacho Plays For 25 Minutes As Man City Are Beaten By Real Madrid
Published: July 24, 2015
In front of 99, 382 at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Kelechi Iheanacho appeared for Manchester City for the third time in a pre- season fixture. Against Real Madrid, the Flying Eagles midfielder was subbed on in the 65th minute in place of Spain international David Silva.In a game dominated by Los Blancos, The Citizens wer...
Mikel Pledges Loyalty To Chelsea Amid Interest From Qatar, UAE
Published: July 24, 2015
John Obi Mikel has vowed to see out the last two years of his contract , amid speculation linking him with an exit from Stamford Bridge in the summer transfer market. It is believed that clubs in United Arab Emirates and Qatar had expressed an interest in signing the defensive midfielder.“I have two years left on...
Joshua Onomah Wants To Emulate Harry Kane
Published: July 23, 2015
Having recently extended his contract with Tottenham Hotspur for four more years, Anglo - Nigerian midfielder Joshua Onomah  is hoping he can achieve similar success at White Hart Lane as Harry Kane.At the age of 18, the England youth - teamer made his debut for Spurs, coming off the bench against Burnley in the F...