Dele Alli Becomes 5th Player Of Nigerian Descent To Win Premier League POTM
Published: February 10, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur’s English-born midfielder of Nigerian heritage, Dele Alli, has claimed the Premier League EA SPORTS Player of the Month award for January. The Spurs number 20 won the prestigious accolade ahead of  Harry Kane, Seamus Coleman, Alexis Sanchez and Gylfi Sigurdsson.In winning the award for the ...
Ex-Arsenal Talent Aneke Nominated For League One GOTM
Published: February 10, 2017
Former Arsenal talent Chhuks Aneke is in the running for the Sky Bet League One Goal of the Month award for January 2017. The MK Dons striker has been nominated for the accolade along with Josh Morris (Scunthorpe United) and Gregg Wylde (Northampton Town).Aneke showed off his finishing qualities last month, with braces...
Arsenal Nigerian Defender Praised For Fifa 17 Skills By Teammate
Published: February 10, 2017
Answering questions from the official matchday programme, Arsenal midfielder Nathan Tormey has given supporters the lowdown on some of his teammates. When quizzed about the worst player at FIFA 17, Tormey answered : “Tobi Omole”Omole first played for the Arsenal Academy in the U14s, rising through the ranks...
Official : Crystal Palace Part Ways With Ex-Golden Eaglets Invitee Akiotu After Eight Years
Published: February 10, 2017
English Premier League side Crystal Palace have informed via their official webpage that they have parted company with highly-rated wing-back Jason Akiotu.The Eagles stated that Akiotu’s contract with the club was mutually terminated, and wished him well in his future endeavors. Aged 18, the defender tried his lu...
Official : Nigeria Target Brian Idowu Extends Amkar Perm Contract
Published: February 10, 2017
Through their official website, Russian Premier League club Amkar Perm have announced they have extended their collaboration with Russian-born Nigerian defender Brian Idowu.The new three-year contract signed by Idowu will keep him at Amkar Perm until June 30, 2020.In his first words after putting pen to paper on the de...
Man City Target Summer Swoop For Austrian-Born Defender Of Nigerian Descent
Published: February 10, 2017
Manchester City are targeting a summer swoop for Austria national-teamer of Nigerian ancestry David Alaba.According to the electronic edition of The Sun, the Citizens coach Pep Guardiola is hoping Bayern Munich will agree to do business if a fee of 40 million pounds is paid.The Spanish manager has tutored Alaba before,...
World Best Paid Player Tevez Tells Martins: We Played Very Badly
Published: February 10, 2017
Argentinian star Carlos Tevez was disappointed after Shanghai Shenhua crashed out of the AFC Champions League, losing 2-0 to Australian opponents Brisbane Roar on his competitive debut.After the game, Tevez took a dig at his own teammates, including Obafemi Martins, stating that they did not play with enough intensity....
English FA Praises Ndidi : He Was Leicester City Hero
Published: February 10, 2017
The English FA via its official website has showered Nigeria international Wilfred Ndidi with praise after scoring for Leicester City in their 3-1 win versus Derby County in the Emirates FA Cup on Wednesday. The Foxes manager Claudio Ranieri made several changes to his side, one of which saw his number 25 drop to the b...
Gbolahan Salami Wife And One-Year-Old Son Stopped From Entering Finland
Published: February 09, 2017
Gbolahan Salami’s wife and his one-year old son have been stopped from entering Finland after they were refused a visa by the authorities. And if the Finnish Embassy in Abuja does not rescind its decision, the Nigeria international won’t be able to see his family until November 2017 when the season would ha...
Celtic Defender Efe Turned Down Valencia, Told He Is Not Eligible For Work Permit
Published: February 09, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report that Efe Ambrose was offered to La Liga outfit Valencia before the opening of the transfer window but the Super Eagles defender turned down the proposal because he wished to remain in the United Kingdom. At that time, Efe Ambrose was told in clear terms by the intermediary th...
Official : Manchester City Loan Out Talented Nigerian Midfielder Nwakali
Published: February 09, 2017
Norwegian Tippeligaen club Sogndal Fotball have announced the loan signing of Nigeria youth international Chidiebere Nwakali from Manchester City.The 20-year-old central midfielder has penned a contract that will keep him at Sogndal Fotball until August 2017.The deal has ended speculations about his future, with earlie...
Nigeria Magician Included In 100 Best Foreign English Premier League Players
Published: February 09, 2017
Former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha has been included in the top 100 foreigners to feature in the Premier League by the celebrated football magazine Four Four Two.The attacking midfielder, who represented Bolton Wanderers for four seasons, is ranked 33rd on the list.“Okocha almost single-handedly rescued Bo...
Official: Talented Striker Who Has Pledged Future To Ireland Ahead Of Nigeria Joins Boro
Published: February 09, 2017
With a statement published on their official website, Ryman League Division One North side Romford have informed that they have signed the highly-rated striker Abdul Abdeen.Abdeen has an impressive football curriculum vitae, and previously represented Johnstown FC, Parkvilla FC and Billericay FC. Three years ago, he wa...
Tottenham Hotspur Nigerian Winger Rejects Transfer To Slovenian Champions
Published: February 09, 2017
In-form Tottenham Hotspur winger Nathan Oduwa has rejected a move to Slovenian PrvaLiga champions NK Olimpija Ljubljana, a week to the end of the transfer window in the country.The Green and Whites had tested the waters for a swoop of the Nigeria U23 international and invited him to attend a training camp in Turkey thi...
Tricky Arsenal Midfielder Iwobi Named In Premier League Young Team Of The Season
Published: February 09, 2017
American broadcaster ESPN has revealed its Premier League Young Team of the Season, with Super Eagles attacking midfielder Alex Iwobi making their ceremonial eleven.Based on performances so far, Iwobi was selected among the top five young midfielders in the English top-flight.In a 3-5-2 formation, the Hale End Academy ...