Inter Milan targeting move for Fulham defender of Nigerian descent
Published: January 11, 2024
Italian giants Inter Milan are keeping tabs on Fulham defender of Nigerian descent  Tosin Adarabioyo who will be out of contract in the summer. According to FCinter1908 citing Italian journalist Marco Barzaghi,  the right-footed center-back is being targeted by Inter Milan Piero Ausilio as one who could help bol...
'Keep my name out of your mouth' - Osimhen blasts Kvaratskhelia’s agent over Saudi Arabia comments
Published: January 10, 2024
Victor Osimhen has blasted  Khvicha kvaratskhelia's agent, Mamuka Jugeli for his claim that he will move to Saudi Arabia in the summer. This isn't the first time the reigning  CAF Men's Player of the Year has been linked with Saudi Arabia as  Al Hilal made a mega bid for him last summer but he turne...
AC Milan interested in signing Fulham's Nigerian central defender 
Published: January 09, 2024
Seven-time European champions AC Milan are reportedly interested in signing Fulham's Nigerian center-back Tosin Adarabioyo. According to celbrated Italian sports newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport , the Italian giants have shortlisted the Super Eagles-eligible defender as a potential signing. The report...
'Players who went to AFCON' - Napoli chief admits absence of Osimhen contributed to defeat to Torino
Published: January 08, 2024
Mauro Meluso, sporting director of Napoli, says the absence of Victor Osimhen contributed to the Italians champions suffering an embarrassing 3-0 defeat at the hands of Torino in a Serie A clash at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino on Sunday afternoon.    André-Frank Zambo Anguissa was the second African play...
Lazio in negotiations with HB Koge over the transfer of Danish-Nigerian attacker 
Published: January 04, 2024
Italian Serie A side Lazio have opened talks with HB Køge over a potential deal for Danish-Nigerian attacker Ifenna Dorgu.    Ifenna is the younger brother of Denmark U21 international of Nigerian descent Patrick Dorgu who is having a breakout season at US Lecce and is rumored to be on the radar of the Nigeria...
Italy coach reveals he has been monitoring Fiorentina, Burnley teenagers of Nigerian descent 
Published: January 02, 2024
Italy's national team coach  Luciano Spalletti has confirmed that he has been keeping tabs on eight players including two teenagers of Nigerian descent with a view to a possible call-up to gli Azzurri ahead of this year's European Championship.    Fiorentina fullback Michael Kayode and Burnley dazzle...
Nigeria's number one goalscorer in 2023: Osimhen dethrones his mentor Ighalo
Published: January 01, 2024
Victor Osimhen ended 2023 as the highest Nigerian goalscorer across the world despite missing Napoli's last match against Monza due to suspension.    The reigning African Footballer of the Year mustered 34 goals for club and country, placing first ahead of Gift Orban who has tallied 32 goals in all competi...
European legends Marco van Basten, Baresi watch 18yo Zeroli make Serie A debut for AC Milan
Published: December 31, 2023
European legends Marco van Basten and Franco Baresi were in attendance at the iconic Giuseppe Meazza Stadium on Saturday evening as Nigeria-eligible central midfielder Kevin Zeroli made his Serie A debut for AC Milan.   Sitting next to the Dutchman in the stands were Franco Baresi and another former AC Milan pl...
Lookman backs teammates to cope in his absence; gives Atalanta parting gift before jetting off to AFCON 
Published: December 30, 2023
Ademola Lookman is backing his Atalanta teammates to do well without him while he's away on international duty with the Super Eagles at the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations.    The 2017 Fifa U20 World Cup winner with England is set to represent Nigeria in his first major tournament, having been named in the final s...
Tottenham Hotspur interested in signing Bournemouth attacker Dominic Solanke
Published: December 25, 2023
Tottenham Hotspur are the latest Premier League club to show an interest in signing Super Eagles-eligible attacker Dominic Solanke who is having an outstanding season at Bournemouth.    Solanke, who has been in the international wilderness since his solitary England cap in November 2017, has put himself in the ...
Jose Mourinho labels Victor Osimhen a 'world-class striker' after Napoli's loss to AS Roma 
Published: December 24, 2023
Legendary Portuguese football tactician Jose Mourinho labeled Victor Osimhen a 'world-class striker' after Napoli's loss to AS Roma in a thrilling Serie A match at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday night.   African Footballer of the Year Victor Osimhen was the second Napoli player dismissed when he w...
Photo confirmation: Osimhen signs new deal with Napoli amid links with Arsenal and Chelsea
Published: December 23, 2023
Through official channels, Napoli have confirmed that Victor Osimhen has finally signed a contract extension with the Serie A champions, amid speculation linking the striker with Premier League duo Arsenal and Chelsea. Fabrizio Romano posted on social media on Saturday afternoon that Osimhen has agreed to extend h...
Zirkzee's backheel assist at San Siro: Bologna striker likened to AC Milan icon Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Published: December 21, 2023
Bologna forward of Nigerian descent Joshua Zirkzee lit up the Coppa Italia stage with an audacious piece of skill that brought about comparisons to Swedish legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic last night,  according to Italian newspaper La Gazzetta Dello Sport.   The former Bayern Munich prodigy, produced a sublime backhe...
Nigeria's number one goalscorer in 2023: Gift Orban out to stop Osimhen and last year's winner Ighalo
Published: December 21, 2023
African Footballer of the Year, Victor Osimhen is well-placed to finish this year as the top-scoring Nigerian player of 2023.   With his goal against Cagliari last weekend, Osimhen reached 29 goals in all competitions since the start of 2023, more than any other Nigerian player in the world.   The Napoli ...
How Samuel Chukwueze can translate UEFA Champions League form to Serie A
Published: December 18, 2023
Samuel Chukwueze has been lighting up the Champions League in recent weeks for Milan.   The Nigerian winger scored stunning goals against Borussia Dortmund and Newcastle in the group stage, showcasing the talent that convinced Milan to acquire him this past summer.     However, his Serie A form has yet t...