Robinson claims Newcastle would be taking a massive risk by signing ex-Man Utd star
Published: January 03, 2022
Former Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Paul Robinson has claimed that Newcastle United would be taking a massive risk by signing ex-Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo. The Magpies want to bolster their ranks with a striker in the January transfer window and the Al Shabab center forward is one of the players being c...
Super Eagles hopeful double nominated for Leicester City's Goal of the Month
Published: January 02, 2022
Super Eagles hopeful Ademola Lookman has been double nominated for Leicester City's Goal of the Month award for December 2021. After recovering from health issues, the 2017 U20 World Cup winner with England was in superb goalscoring form for the Foxes, netting in back-to-back Premier League games against Manchester ...
Official : Younger brother of ex-Super Eagles striker joins West Brom
Published: January 02, 2022
Daryl Dike, the younger brother of former Super Eagles striker Bright Dike, has completed a permanent transfer to West Brom, the Baggies informed via their official website on New Year's Day when the transfer window opened for business. The younger Dike is cap-tied to his country of birth, United States after earnin...
Watford coach reveals exactly why Dennis was substituted at halftime in loss to Tottenham
Published: January 01, 2022
Watford lost their sixth consecutive match in the English Premier League on New Year's Day after conceding a late goal in a 1-0 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur at Vicarage Road. William Troost-Ekong got much needed game time before heading off to Abuja to link up with his international teammates at their training camp, go...
Onuoha reckons Manchester City's win vs Arsenal has put pressure on Chelsea, Liverpool
Published: January 01, 2022
Nigerian-born former Manchester City center-back Nedum Onuoha believes that Manchester City's come-from-behind win over Arsenal in a Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium on New Year's Day has put pressure on nearest challengers Chelsea and Liverpool. The result sees Pep Guardiola's team open up an eleven-point...
'Could be an outstanding loan signing' - Troy Deeney pinpoints two characteristics of Shoretire
Published: January 01, 2022
Watford legend Troy Deeney has named his top six most exciting prospects in English football with two teenagers of Nigerian descent making the cut.Manchester United starlet Shola Shoretire and Aston Villa midfielder Carney Chukwuemeka have been picked along with Jobe Bellingham (Birmingham City), Ben Johnson (West Ham)...
'Tielemans' screamer vs Chelsea'- Iheanacho reveals his best moment of 2021
Published: December 31, 2021
Kelechi Iheanacho has reflected on his most cherished moment of 2021, picking out Youri Tielemans' stunner against Chelsea in the Emirates FA Cup final as a moment that everyone loved. After a goalless first half in a game in which Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi both started, the Belgium national teamer brought the ga...
West Ham join Newcastle United in race to sign Nigeria-eligible defender
Published: December 31, 2021
West Ham United are the latest club linked with a move to sign Fulham star with a Nigerian background Tosin Adarabioyo.ExWHUEmployee via Hammers News says the former England youth international is on the radar of the Hammers ahead of the reopening of the transfer window.West Ham will be facing Premier League competitio...
Mikel Arteta's assistant runs the rule over Nigeria-eligible central defender pre-Man City
Published: December 30, 2021
Arsenal's assistant manager Albert Stuivenberg has been checking out teenage Nigeria-eligible central defender Zach Awe before the Premier League clash against Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium. First-team manager Mikel Arteta will not be in the dugout on New Year's Day against his former employers as he is curr...
John Terry returns to Chelsea; will mentor Nigeria-eligible players, work with Nigerian coach
Published: December 30, 2021
European champions Chelsea have informed via their official website that one of the greatest players in their history, John Terry has returned to the club to take up a a coaching consultancy role at the Chelsea Academy.The Blues legend will work with young players and coaching staff in the youth development programme.T...
Two Liverpool legends react to Ndidi penalty incident in Leicester's win vs the Reds
Published: December 29, 2021
Liverpool legends Emile Heskey and Steven McManaman have had their say on the penalty incident involving Leicester City center-back Wilfred Ndidi and Reds winger Mohamed Salah during the first half of Tuesday night's Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium.Referee Michael Oliver awarded a penalty to Liverpool af...
Lookman comments on his future with Leicester after match-winning strike vs Liverpool
Published: December 29, 2021
Ademola Lookman refused to be drawn into speculation regarding his future at Leicester City after his match-winning strike against Liverpool in the Premier League on Tuesday.The Foxes signed the Super Eagles hopeful on a season-long loan with an option to buy him from RB Leipzig inserted into the agreement.Lookman retu...
Lookman match-winner for Leicester against Liverpool; Ndidi hands Nigeria fitness boost
Published: December 28, 2021
Super-sub Ademola Lookman was the match-winner for Leicester City as they claimed a hard-fought 1-0 win over Liverpool in a Premier League clash at the King Power Stadium on Tuesday night. Wilfred Ndidi handed Nigeria a fitness boost ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations after returning to the starting lineup and he c...
'A great goal' - West Ham captain hails Watford talisman Dennis after 8th strike
Published: December 28, 2021
West Ham captain Mark Noble has labelled Emmanuel Dennis' early strike in the Hammers' 4-1 rout of Watford a great goal. The Hornets suffered their fifth successive loss in the Premier League on Tuesday evening despite their Nigerian talisman giving them the lead in the fourth minute. Dennis fired a rising shot in...
'He's going to be missed when he goes to AFCON' - Arsenal icon highlights importance of Dennis
Published: December 28, 2021
Arsenal icon Ian Wright has highlighted the importance of Emmanuel Dennis to the Watford side after the red-hot striker scored again in a  4-1 loss to West Ham United in a Premier League clash at Vicarage Road on Tuesday evening. Four minutes into the contest, the number 25 fired a rising shot into the top corner t...