Tosin Kehinde, Olosunde Impress As Manchester United Beat Arsenal U23
Published: October 24, 2016
Nigerian midfielder Tosin Kehinde and Matthew Olosunde featured for Manchester United in their 1-0 victory over Arsenal in Premier League 2 on Monday night. The 18-year-old hopped off the bench in the 67th minute, joining USA youth-teamer Olosunde on the Leigh Sports Village Stadium pitch, while Arsenal midfielder Aaro...
Alex Iwobi Poised To Make Second League Cup Appearance Versus Reading
Published: October 24, 2016
Arsene Wenger has strongly hinted that Alex Iwobi will be involved in his Arsenal’s Football League Cup Round of 16 clash against Reading at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday night. The 20-year-old made his competitive debut for the Gunners in this competition on October 27, 2015, playing 90 minutes of their shock ...
Bayern Midfielder Sanches Crowned Golden Boy Of European Football Ahead Of Iheanacho, Iwobi, Dele
Published: October 24, 2016
Nigerian wonderkids Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi and Dele Alli have missed out on the prestigious European Golden Boy award. Bayern Munich midfielder Renato Sanches won the accolade ahead of the Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur rising stars. Since the award was established by TuttoSport in 2003, no playe...
Mikel Still Has Chelsea In His Heart Despite Snub By Conte
Published: October 24, 2016
Nigeria skipper John Obi Mikel showed he still has Chelsea in his heart despite his lack of first team opportunities so far in the 2016-2017 season, after praising his teammates for their performance against Manchester United on Sunday.Since returning to Stamford Bridge after representing the Nigerian U23 national team...
Nigeria Superkid Iheanacho : I Came To Bring Life To Man City
Published: October 23, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho was delighted to score his 18th goal in a Manchester City shirt in their 1-1 draw with Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday, and admitted that his introduction sparked life into his team’s attack.After falling 1-0 at the end of forty five minutes and looking for a reaction, Pep Guardiola&...
Moses Shines, Mikel Continues Winston Bogarde Role As Chelsea Humiliate Man Utd
Published: October 23, 2016
Jose Mourinho suffered his heaviest defeat as a Premier League manager with Manchester United thrashed 4-0 by Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening.The Blues started with a bang, taking the lead after thirty seconds courtesy of Pedro Rodriguez, who finished clinically after Smalling was caught ball watching. Eng...
Man City Claim Draw Against Southampton After Iheanacho Brilliance
Published: October 23, 2016
Manchester City have regained top spot in the Premier League standings following their 1-1 draw with Southampton at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Pep Guardiola’s side headed into the interval a goal down after Nathan Redmond had broken the deadlock in the 27th minute when he got onto a misplaced...
Why Musa Started Ahead Of England Star Vardy? Leicester City Boss Explains
Published: October 23, 2016
Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has explained why he had to bring in Super Eagles striker Ahmed Musa and Okazaki in his starting XI ahead of Three Lions ace Jamie Vardy in Saturday’s win over Crystal Palace. The Italian manager confirmed that Vardy is not injured as he made the bench, but he had to start his ...
Exclusive: Wenger Urges Arsenal To Sign American-Born Nigerian Talent Hailed As Next Luis Suarez
Published: October 23, 2016
Allnigeriasoccer.com has been informed that Arsenal are sounding out the possibility of signing American-born Nigerian whizkid Lateef Omidiji Jr from FC Dordrecht after he attains the age of majority. A representative of the teenage striker has opened a line of communication with manager Arsene Wenger and the Gunners h...
Six Nigerians Figure; Reading Goalscoring Defender Odimayo On The Mark In Win Vs Arsenal In UPL
Published: October 23, 2016
Six players of Nigerian descent were on parade at Hogwood Park Training Ground (Finchampstead, Berkshire) as Arsenal suffered their biggest defeat of the season, losing 5-1 to Reading in the U18 Premier League on Saturday.Akinwale Odimayo skippered the Royals U18s and he was joined in his side’s starting XI by de...
Promising Nigerian Midfielder Uwakwe Shines In Derby Between Chelsea and Tottenham
Published: October 22, 2016
Promising Nigerian midfielder Tariq Uwakwe started and completed ninety minutes as Chelsea played out a 1-1 draw with Tottenham Hotspur in the Under 18 Premier League on Saturday afternoon. The visitors took the lead at Hotspur Way Training Centre (London) in the 26th minute courtesy of Marc Guehi, who headed home afte...
Touted Young Arsenal Nigerian Defender Would Like To Face Messi & Repeat Zidane Goal
Published: October 21, 2016
The Arsenal Matchday Programme asked the young Nigerian defender Tobi Omole questions about his career before the Gunners tackled Swansea City in the Premier League last weekend. The central defender says he wishes to play against the most feared striker in the world, Barcelona’s Argentina superstar Lionel Messi,...
Revealed : Chelsea Winger Victor Moses Dating A Pretty Jamaican Lady
Published: October 21, 2016
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses is dating an unnamed British lady of Jamaican descent.The couple, who live in the same house in London but not legally married,  has two children - a son named Brentley and a daughter, Nyah, who was born in 2015.Moses shares a close bond with his...
Kelechi Iheanacho Six Games Away From Reaching Man City Milestone
Published: October 21, 2016
Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho is six games away from hitting a 50-game milestone for English Premier League club Manchester City.The 20-year-old has racked up 44 appearances in competitive fixtures for the Citizens since he made his debut against Watford in the Premier League on August 29, 2015.Iheanac...
(Photo) Iwobi Celebrates With Arsenal Star Ozil After First Professional Hat-Trick
Published: October 20, 2016
Nigeria international Alex Iwobi was delighted following Arsenal’s 6-0 hammering of Ludogorets in the Champions League on Wednesday night and took to social media to celebrate the handsome win.The Gunners number 17 has posted a picture where he was sighted celebrating with eight of his teammates in the shape of G...