Bayern Munich's Next Big Thing Zirkzee In Contention To Face Chelsea In Champions League
Published: February 11, 2020
Talented Dutch-Nigerian youngster Joshua Zirkzee is in line to face Chelsea on February 25th when Bayern Munich tackle the Blues in their round-16 tie of the UEFA Champions League, allnigeriasoccer.com reports.The 2001-born striker who made his bow in the European competition against Tottenham in December 2019 was incl...
Chelsea Captain Anjorin Scores Wonder Goal, Provides Assist In 7-0 Demolition Of Wolves FAYC
Published: February 11, 2020
Chelsea are through to the last eight of the prestigious FA Youth Cup following their 7-0 demolition of Wolverhampton Wanderers at Aldershot on Monday night, allnigeriasoccer.com reports.  There was a start for The Blues skipper Faustino Anjorin while goalkeepers Prince Adegoke and Kelechi Chibueze, fullbacks Ashley ...
Watford Head Coach Requests For Nigeria U23 International To Play In Professional Development League
Published: February 10, 2020
Watford U23 head coach Nigel Pearson requested for Tom Dele-Bashiru to play for the U23 team against Ipswich Town in a Professional Development League fixture on Monday afternoon. According to the offficial website of the Hornets, the Nigeria U23 international was among five first team players that featured in toda...
Chelsea Record Biggest Transfer Profit In The World After Selling Two Super Eagles Stars, 14 Others
Published: February 10, 2020
According to a new study by CIES Football Observatory, English Premier League side Chelsea made the biggest transfer profit of any club in the world in the last two transfer windows. The Stamford Bridge outfit generated an income of €250 million for releasing sixteen players and spent €45 million to sign Mateo ...
Arsenal Goal Of The Month : Brazilian Jewel Beats Bukayo Saka To Award
Published: February 10, 2020
Brazilian jewel Gabriel Martinelli has won Arsenal's Goal of the Month for January 2020, informs Arsenal's official website, arsenal.com. The Brazil U23 international finished first in the poll ahead of Nigerian winger Bukayo Saka while Jordan Nobbs was third. Martinelli received 60 percent of the votes cast and...
'He's Going To Fight For That Badge' - Ex-Manchester United Striker Backing Ighalo To Be A Success
Published: February 10, 2020
Former Manchester United striker Andy Ritchie has had his say on new Red Devils signing Odion Ighalo, who completed a shock loan move to Old Trafford on transfer deadline day. Ritchie thinks the Shanghai Greenland Shenhua loanee will be a success at Manchester United because he's a lifelong fan who will fight for t...
Goal Made In Chelsea : Lukaku Hails Moses After Providing Assist For Belgian In Milan Derby
Published: February 10, 2020
Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku has hailed Victor Moses for assisting him to score in the closing minutes of Inter Milan's 4-2 victory over AC Milan in the Derby della Madonnina on Sunday night. In the third minute of stoppage time, Lukaku nodded home after a brilliant cross to the back post by Moses. Following his...
Ex-Chelsea Striker Reveals One Area Saka Has Improved Enormously Under Arteta
Published: February 09, 2020
Onetime Chelsea striker Tony Cascarino has revealed that Bukayo Saka has improved enormously under Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta after initially struggling when he was deployed at left-back. Predominantly a winger, the Hale End Academy product profited from the injuries suffered by experienced left-backs Sead Kolašinac a...
Former Man Utd, Chelsea Stars Reactions After Miss From Bournemouth's Nigeria-Eligible Midfielder
Published: February 09, 2020
Former Denmark U21 international of Nigerian descent, Philip Billing missed a glorious opportunity to extend Bournemouth's lead in their ongoing Premier League clash against Sheffield United at Bramall Lane. The two teams were level at the break as Billy Sharp's injury time effort cancelled out Callum Wilson's opene...
'He's Just A Hard Worker Through And Through' - Iwobi Hailed By Ex-Arsenal Teammate Walcott
Published: February 09, 2020
Alex Iwobi has been hailed by Theo Walcott for his dedication to training and quickly settling into life at Everton. While the Nigeria international joined Everton in a big money move in the final hours of the summer transfer window, ex-Arsenal teammate Walcott swapped north London for Merseyside in January 2018. ...
Manchester United Reveal The Date Ighalo Could Play First Ever Game In European Competition
Published: February 09, 2020
Manchester United have confirmed through their official website that January transfer window deadline day signing Odion Ighalo has been registered for the knockout rounds of the Europa League. The Shanghai Shenhua loanee could be involved when the Reds travel to Club Brugge in the round of 32 on Thursday 20 Februar...
Announcement Imminent : Arsenal Defender Olowu Impresses In First Game For Loan Club Cork City
Published: February 09, 2020
A day after his arrival in the Republic of Ireland, Nigerian-born defender Joseph Olowu made his unofficial debut as Cork City registered a 2-0 win against Longford Town in a pre-season friendly at Bishopstown Training Ground on Saturday afternoon. The Arsenal starlet gave a good account of himself in the friendly, he...
Juventus-Owned Striker Delighted To See Bukayo Saka Play For Arsenal's First Team
Published: February 08, 2020
Juventus-owned striker Stephy Mavididi is delighted to see Bukayo Saka break into the Gunners first team and noted that the winger was a cut above the rest of his teammates during his formative years at Hale End. The versatile youngster impressed on the left flank before he was deployed as a makeshift left-back sin...
Chelsea Defender Who Was Eager To Represent Nigeria Makes Debut For England
Published: February 08, 2020
Promising Chelsea defender of Nigerian parentage Derrick Abu has made his debut for an England team, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. England U17s head coach Kevin Betsy included the versatile fullback in his starting line-up for the ongoing friendly against Russia in an U17 Tournament taking place in Marbella, Spain. ...
'EPL Is An Important League In The World' - Conte Explains Why He Signed Moses, Man Utd, Spurs Players
Published: February 08, 2020
Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte faced the cameras at the Suning Training Centre on Saturday afternoon ahead of tomorrow's derby against AC Milan and was asked to explain his decision to sign five players from the English Premier League since he took over the reins at The Nerazzurri. Inter brought in Victor Moses, Ashl...