Saka Becomes Only Nigeria-Eligible Player Born This Millennium To Debut In EPL, Arsenal Legend Congratulates Winger
Published: January 01, 2019
Bukayo Saka was handed his Premier League debut by manager Unai Emery on Tuesday evening when he replaced fellow Hale End Academy graduate Alex Iwobi in the 83rd minute against Fulham, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. In doing so, the number 87 became the only Nigeria-eligible player born in this millennium to debut i...
Nigeria's Musa And Ndidi Join Mane, Salah, Aubameyang, Koulibaly In 2018 African Team of the Year
Published: January 01, 2019
TheĀ  year 2018 has just gone by and football actions will resume from day one of 2019 but who were the African stars who did us proud in the just ended year in European leagues and for their national teams. All Nigeria Soccer's Izuchukwu Okosi presents the African Team of the Year.GOAL : Andre OnanaThere were few Afr...
Arsenal 4 Fulham 1: Iwobi Continues To Fly High With Another Assist; Exciting Youngster Saka Debuts
Published: January 01, 2019
Arsenal bounced back from their horror show against Liverpool with a 4-1 victory against Fulham in a London derby at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday, January 1 Nigeria national-teamer Alex Iwobi was one of the few shining lights in the Gunners loss to The Reds and retained his place in the starting line-up while Eng...
Philip Billing Insists Relegation-Threatened Huddersfield Town Will Not Throw In The Towel
Published: January 01, 2019
Denmark U21 international of Nigerian descent Philip Billing has insisted that Huddersfield Town will not throw in the towel as they battle to avoid relegation from the Premier League. The Terriers are the bottom team in the English top flight after a record-equaling seventh straight defeat against Fulham last weeke...
Liverpool's Nigerian-Born Winger Offered Five-Year Contract By Lazio
Published: December 31, 2018
Ibadan-born winger Bobby Adekanye might end his association with Liverpool at the end of this season. Corriere dello Sport informs that Italian Serie A club Lazio have been negotiating with Adekanye and his entourage since November and are hoping to sign the player on a pre-contract when the transfer window ...
Chelsea Hero Wants Tammy Abraham Back From His Loan Spell At Aston Villa
Published: December 31, 2018
Chelsea hero Frank Sinclair wants Tammy Abraham to be recalled from his loan spell at Championship club Aston Villa in the January transfer window. At the moment, the England U21 striker is Aston Villa's leading scorer with 14 goals,including ten in his last ten matches. Chelsea's two recognized strikers Alvaro...
Winger Who Ranks Higher Than Moses In Pecking Order At Chelsea Draws Bayern, RB Leipzig Attention
Published: December 31, 2018
German news outlet Kicker on Sunday evening has revealed that Chelsea's Callum Hudson-Odoi is attracting interests from Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig.Leipzig are the latest German Bundesliga side that are hoping to sign the young England international after Bayern Munich expressed their wish to take him to Allianz Arena...
Burnley's Teenage Nigerian Defender Inching Closer To Debut, Makes 18 Vs West Ham & Arsenal
Published: December 30, 2018
Teenage Nigerian defender Ali Koiki is inching closer to making his professional debut for Premier League club Burnley, allnigeriasoccer.com reports. The 1999-born left back was named in the Clarets match day squad in their 2-0 win against West Ham in a Premier League tie at Turf Moor on Sunday afternoon. Regard...
'He Has Scored Through The Age Groups At Chelsea' - Palace Boss Lifts The Lid On Pursuit Of Nigeria-Eligible Striker
Published: December 30, 2018
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson has confirmed reports in the media that they are interested in bringing Nigeria-eligible striker Dominic Solanke on loan from Liverpool in the January transfer window. Hodgson knows all about the qualities of Solanke as he scored goals aplenty for the youth teams of Chelsea as well a...
Watford's Success Reacts To Draw Against Newcastle United
Published: December 30, 2018
Isaac Success took to social media to express his satisfaction in the wake of Watford's 1-1 draw with Newcastle United in a Premier League clash at Vicarage Road Stadium on Saturday evening. The Magpies went in front on 29 minutes through a splendidly taken goal by Salomon Rondon but the Hornets were able to claim a...
Iwobi Rated Highly In Embarrassing Arsenal Defeat To Liverpool At Anfield
Published: December 30, 2018
Super Eagles winger cum midfielder Alex Iwobi had a good individual game in a very poor Arsenal outing at the Anfield Saturday evening as a rampant Liverpool side romped to a 5-1 hiding over the Gunners which extended their lead at the top of the Premier League to nine points. Iwobi provided the assist for Ainsley Mait...
Arsenal Coach Names Two Players That Impressed Him Despite Loss To Liverpool
Published: December 29, 2018
Arsenal boss Unai Emery was satisfied with the performance of two Hale End Academy products in the shape of Alex Iwobi and Ainsley Maitland-Niles despite his side's humiliating 5-1 loss to Liverpool on Saturday evening at Anfield. The Nigeria international was heavily criticized for his inconsistent performances in ...
Liverpool 5 Arsenal 1 : Impressive Iwobi Provides Assist; No Record For Saka
Published: December 29, 2018
Liverpool have gone nine points clear at the summit of the Premier League standings following their 5-1 thrashing of Arsenal at Anfield on Saturday evening. Nigeria international Alex Iwobi was arguably the most impressive player on the Arsenal side and went the distance while Bukayo Saka's quest to break the record...
EPL Wrap: Success, Billing, Ndidi Go 90; Iheanacho Subbed In; Iwobi & Saka In 18; Balogun Benched; Lookman & Solanke Missing
Published: December 29, 2018
A round-up of Nigerian players that were in action for their respective clubs in the English Premier League on Saturday, December 29. Nigerian players with dual nationalities and have played competitively for the senior national teams of other countries have been omitted. At the American Express Community Stadium...
Why Liverpool Striker Does Not Want To Join Balogun At Brighton; The Eagles Lead Race
Published: December 29, 2018
Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke will reportedly turn down a permanent transfer to Leon Balogun's Brighton & Hove in the January transfer window. The Guardian UK is reporting that the England U21 sensation is wary of a move to the Seagulls due to their one-striker approach and could be behind Glenn Murray and Flori...