Nigerian midfielder in line to earn new Arsenal deal after catching the eye of PL MOTM
Published: October 08, 2021
Nigerian-born midfielder Tim Akinola is in line to earn a new deal at Arsenal, according to reports. Football.London claims that Arsenal are expected to trigger an option in Tim Akinola's contract which will ensure his contract doesn't expire next summer. Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that the Gunners have no...
Leicester fans would be worried ahead of Man Utd clash as Rohr provides update on Iheanacho
Published: October 08, 2021
Leicester City fans would be worried ahead of the upcoming Premier League game against Manchester United with news that Kelechi Iheanacho suffered an injury while on international duty with the Super Eagles. The Foxes welcome the Red Devils to the King Power Stadium in their first game after the international break...
Hoogewerf misses out to Brazilian left-back for Manchester United's Goal of the Month prize
Published: October 08, 2021
Dutch-Nigerian winger Dillon Hoogewerf has missed out on Manchester United's Goal of the Month award for September 2021. Manchester United have confirmed that Brazilian left-back Alex Telles has claimed the Goal of the Month accolade for his sensational volley against Villarreal in the UEFA Champions League. Hoo...
Man Utd, Chelsea, West Ham send scouts to watch Charlton vs Southampton B with Nigerian likely target
Published: October 06, 2021
Charlton Athletic thrashed Southampton 4-1 in a Papa John's Trophy clash on Tuesday evening, with four youngsters of Nigerian descent on parade at the Valley.  While Oludare Olufunwa and Sheyi Ojo's cousin, Zuriel Otseh-Taiwo started for the Saints B team, Deji Elerewe and Diallang Jaiyesimi were named in Charlton At...
UWCL : Former Gunner Oshoala scores for Barcelona in win over Arsenal
Published: October 06, 2021
Barcelona began the defence of their UEFA Women's Champions League title with an emphatic 4-1 win over Arsenal at the Estadi Johan Cruyff on Tuesday, October 5. Nigeria international Asisat Oshoala continued her impressive form by scoring for the fifth consecutive game in all competitions. The Super Falcon spent...
Nigeria-eligible striker battles Ronaldo, Bruno Fernandes, 7 others for Man Utd Goal of the Month
Published: October 05, 2021
Nigeria-eligible striker Dillon Hoogewerf has been nominated for Manchester United's Goal of the Month award for September 2021, informs the official website of the Red Devils. Hoogewerf has been shortlisted for his effort in an EFL Trophy clash against League Two club Bradford City on September 21. After provid...
Ndidi ranks among the top
Published: October 05, 2021
Nigerian international Wilfred Ndidi is doing his sixth season in the Premier League, and there is nothing to suggest he has struggled since making the move from Belgian side Genk in 2017. Even when Leicester City has struggled this season, Ndidi hasn’t and his absence has been clear when missing for Leicester – ca...
Tottenham Hotspur academy product of Nigerian descent withdraws from England U21 squad
Published: October 05, 2021
Tottenham Hotspur academy product Nonso Madueke has withdrawn from England's U21 squad ahead of games against Slovenia and Andorra this month. The PSV Eindhoven winger of Nigeria descent was initially included on the roster announced by the Football Association four days ago, but has been replaced by Leeds United's ...
Arsenal and Aston Villa talents of Nigerian descent nominated for PL2 Player of the Month
Published: October 05, 2021
Two young talents of Nigerian descent Folarin Balogun and Caleb Chukwuemeka have been nominated for the Premier League 2 Player of the Month award for September 2021, informs the official website of the Premier League. Arsenal striker Balogun enjoyed a prolific month, helping the Gunners climb into second place in t...
Team of the Week honours for CSKA Moscow's Ejuke, Bournemouth's Billing
Published: October 04, 2021
CSKA Moscow winger Chidera Ejuke and Bournemouth midfielder Philip Billing have been included in Whoscored.com's Russian Premier League and Championship Team of the Week respectively on the back of their outstanding performances in league matches this past weekend. Ejuke shook off a leg injury to help the Muscovites ...
Ndidi set to miss Leicester's key games vs Man Utd, Arsenal; doubtful for Eagles in November
Published: October 04, 2021
Speaking after Leicester City's 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace on Sunday, manager Brendan Rodgers provided another update on the hamstring injury suffered by Wilfred Ndidi in a league game against Burnley on September 25. The Northern Irishman has learned the results of the scan carried out on Ndidi and he has now confi...
Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira waxes lyrical about Super Eagles target after first Premier League goal
Published: October 03, 2021
Arsenal legend Patrick Vieira was quick to sing the praises of Michael Olise after his side's 2-2 draw with Leicester City in a Premier League clash at Selhurst Park on Sunday afternoon. The Palace boss pointed out that the Super Eagles target is not yet in tip-top condition as he only recently recovered from injur...
Palace's Olise scores brilliant goal to announce EPL arrival, birthday boy Iheanacho on target too
Published: October 03, 2021
Super Eagles target Michael Olise announced his English Premier League arrival with a brilliant goal for Crystal Palace as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Leicester City at Selhurst Park on Sunday afternoon. The summer signing from Reading proved the difference after coming off the bench to replace Jordan Ayew in the...
'They've got some great players' - Ex-Man City star Onuoha baffled by Tottenham's poor run
Published: October 03, 2021
Former Manchester City center back Nedum Onuoha is baffled by Tottenham Hotspur's poor run of form in the English Premier League despite manager Nuno Espirito Santo having several top players at his disposal. Tottenham Hotspur have not shown their best side in their last three top-flight games, conceding three goal...
Official : Three Super Eagles players to get new coach at Watford as Xisco is dismissed
Published: October 03, 2021
Emmanuel Dennis, Oghenekaro Etebo and William Troost-Ekong will be getting a new coach at Watford in the coming days following the dismissal of Xisco Munoz on Sunday. The Spaniard is the first manager to be dismissed in the new English Premier League season due to a poor run of results. The Hornets have collecte...