Super Scout Who Spotted Kante: Ademola Lookman Is The Future Of Everton
Published: March 06, 2017
Everton Director of Football Steve Walsh reckons that the performance of England U20 international Ademola Lookman will attract more outstanding youngsters to the club.Lookman joined the Toffees from Charlton Athletic in the January transfer window and has been involved in every single game in the Premier League minus ...
Chelsea Boss Reveals Moses Was Poor Defensively Before Formation Change
Published: March 06, 2017
Antonio Conte has admitted that Victor Moses was a poor defensive player before he was converted to a wing-back when he had to change his formation in the wake of the 3-0 loss to Arsenal. Moses has flourished in his new position under the Italian manager, with the Nigeria international starting the last 20 games contes...
Nigerian State Governor Tells Arsenal Manager Wenger To Quit
Published: March 05, 2017
Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has advised Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to quit in the wake of his side’s 3-1 loss to Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday night.The 59-year-old politician has predicted that the Frenchman will call time on his 20-year career with the Emirates outfit sooner rather than...
Leicester Stars Musa, Ndidi To Train In United Arab Emirates Before Senegal Friendly
Published: March 05, 2017
Nigerian pair Ahmed Musa and Wilfred Ndidi jetted off to Dubai, United Arab Emirates on Sunday morning for a training camp with the Leicester City squad ahead of their crucial Champions League tie with Sevilla a week on Tuesday. The Foxes owners have approved the trip for the squad to undergo warm weather training and ...
Iheanacho Insists He Has No Personal Problems With Manchester City Manager Guardiola
Published: March 05, 2017
Kelechi Iheanacho has insisted that he has a good relationship with Pep Guardiola amid reports that he might have fallen out with the Manchester City manager over his lack of game time since the start of 2017.The Nigeria international was inactive for seven consecutive matches before playing the last eleven minutes of ...
EPL Wrap : Ndidi Forces OG; Success Assists & Okaka Finishes; Ibe Benched Vs Man Utd; Iwobi Starts; Ojo, Ejaria Missing
Published: March 04, 2017
Catch up on the performances of players of Nigerian descent in the English Premier League on Saturday, March 4.In the early kickoff at Old Trafford, Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw by Bournemouth. Former England U21 international Jordon Ibe was a non-playing substitute for the Cherries.Over to the King Power ...
Neville Slams Ndidi For First Half Goal Conceded By Leicester City Vs Hull City
Published: March 04, 2017
Former Manchester United defender Phil Neville, who is now a pundit at Sky Sports, has blamed Wilfred Ndidi for the goal conceded by Leicester City in the first half of their Premier League encounter against Hull City.The Tigers took the lead after fourteen minutes through Sam Clucas following a typical counter attack ...
Nigerian Defender On Target As Tottenham Get Their Revenge Against Arsenal
Published: March 04, 2017
Young Nigerian defender Timothy Eyoma was on target as Tottenham Hotspur beat Arsenal 2-1 at Shenley Training Centre on Saturday afternoon in the U18 Premier League. The England youth international, who captained the side, opened the scoring in the 7th minute, out-jumping his marker before heading the ball home. It was...
Manchester City Nigerian Wonderkid Ruled Out Of Sunderland Clash
Published: March 04, 2017
English-born Nigerian defender Tosin Adarabioyo will not be in Manchester City’s traveling party to the Stadium of Light. Pep Guardiola’s side face Sunderland in a Premier League encounter at SR5 1SU on Sunday evening, and the Spanish manager is unlikely to hand a Premier League debut to Adarabioyo.The Engl...
Why Victor Moses Was Not Loaned Out For Fourth Consecutive Season? Chelsea Boss Explains
Published: March 03, 2017
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has explained that Victor Moses was not farmed out on loan for the fourth consecutive season last August because he impressed during pre-season training.Having enjoyed loan spells at Liverpool, Stoke City and West Ham, the Nigeria international is now an important member of The Blues start...
Chelsea And Bristol City Make Contact Over Tammy Abraham
Published: March 03, 2017
Bristol City coach Lee Johnson has provided an update on the fitness of England U21 international Tammy Abraham ahead of Saturday’s clash with Burton Albion.Due to a thigh injury, the striker last played for the Robins in their 2-1 loss to Leeds United on February 14.He then returned to parent club Chelsea to rec...
Dele Alli Senior Sister Appeals To Spurs Star : We Are Not After Your Money
Published: March 03, 2017
Dele Alli’s sister Barbara Johnson has pleaded with the Tottenham Hotspur star to reconsider his decision not to speak to his family, saying that they are not after his wealth or fame.This past weekend, the attacking midfielder’s mother and father made a plea for the England star to have them back into his ...
Spurs Star Alli Beats Iwobi, Lookman To Young Player of the Year At London Football Awards
Published: March 02, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli has won the Young Player of the Year at the prestigious London Football Awards for 2017 held on Thursday night.The England rising star was nominated for the accolade alongside Hector Bellerin (Arsenal), Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham) and two Nigerian talents Alex Iwobi (Arsenal) and ex-C...
Liverpool, Manchester City Interested In Signing West Ham Whizkid Ajibola
Published: March 02, 2017
English Premier League giants Liverpool and Manchester City are targeting a move for Ajibola Alese, according to reports. The electronic edition of The Sun has reported that Ajibola is being tracked by Liverpool and Man City, and West Ham have a fight on their hands to keep him at the club.The Citizens and The Reds are...
Nigerian Winger Nominated For Liverpool Goal Of The Month Award
Published: March 02, 2017
Nigeria target Sheyi Ojo is in the running for Liverpool’s Goal of the Month award for February 2017.The official website of Liverpool has picked the ten most eye-catching goals scored last month and asked supporters to select the best.Ojo’s goal against Tottenham Hotspur U23 when he cut in from the right s...