Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich battle for DENNIS AOGO
Published: March 31, 2011
Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund are involved in a duel for the German-Nigerian lateral defender Dennis Aogo. Aogo recently extended his contract with Hamburg until 2015 but is still in hot demand by some of Europe's elite clubs. The two German clubs are prepared to open their bid for the defender ...
Real Madrid, Manchester United monitoring JOHN OBI MIKEL
Published: March 31, 2011
Real Madrid and Manchester United are being linked with Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel, reports TribalFootball.com. The Nigeria international has concerns over his future in Blues boss Carlo Ancelotti's plans and is seeking clear the air talks.Mikel's plight, according to Spanish sources, has alerted the interest of...
SIMON ZENKE on way out of Samsunspor, Named Player of the Week
Published: March 30, 2011
Fomer Nigeria youth international Simon Zenke is having a brilliant season in the first division in Turkey. Last summer, the 22-year-old striker signed a two-year deal with an option for an additional year with Samsunspor.Zenke is attracting concrete interest from a host of premier league clubs in Turkey - Genclerbirli...
EMMANUEL EMENIKE: I want to play in the Champions League
Published: March 30, 2011
For the first time, the Nigerian striking phenomenon Emmanuel Emenike has spoken of his transfer situation and his likely destination. The 23-year old Karabükspor sensation is attracting concrete interest from Valencia Spain, Racing Genk Belgium, Rubin Kazan, Chievo Verona, Monaco, Trabzonspor, Fenerbahce and Gala...
EMMANUEL UKPAI out for Six Weeks
Published: March 30, 2011
Emmanuel Ukpai who was injured in his debut game for FC Fyn, faces six weeks on the sidelines. FC Fyn signed Ukpai in the winter market, and already in his first game he proved his worth by scoring in the 1-1 draw with Brønshøj.Club doctors have confirmed that Ukpai only suffered an ankle injury. Fortunat...
West Brom Coach : ODEMWINGIE is Okay
Published: March 30, 2011
Peter Odemwingie returned from international duty with Nigeria injury free! Misleading media reports in Nigeria suggested Odemwingie had damaged his thigh, claims the official West Brom website.Odemwingie came through full training with the Baggies yesterday ahead of Saturday's home clash with Liverpool."Peter is okay,...
YOBO: I'm not returning to Everton
Published: March 30, 2011
JOSEPH YOBO says he would prefer not to return to Everton once his loan deal at Fenerbahce expires.The Nigerian defender is currently on a season-long deal at the Turkish club, having been deemed surplus to requirements by Blues boss David Moyes back in August.The 30-year-old has made 16 league appearances for Aykut Ko...
Pot calling Kettle Black, Anger over COLE Twitter Joke
Published: March 30, 2011
Carlton Cole has caused controversy on Twitter after making ill-advised immigration jokes about the Ghana fans at Wembley.The West Ham striker posted several comments during England’s 1-1 draw in the friendly match on Tuesday night-all of which he has now removed after he was inundated with criticism and complain...
MICHAEL UWEZU wants to prove his worth
Published: March 30, 2011
Michael Uwezu has vowed to do his talking on the pitch in a bid to earn a contract at Northampton.The Nigerian forward signed a contract until the end of the season on loan deadline day but was not registered in time to play against Torquay last Friday.''I like to do my talking on the pitch but I’m just going to ...
Official: ONAZI and SANI EMMANUEL sign professional contracts with Lazio
Published: March 30, 2011
Eddy Onazi and Sani Emmanuel have signed professional contracts with Lazio, reports Italy's number one sports daily Gazzetta Dello Sport. The terms and financial details of both deals were not disclosed. The two Nigerian super-teens arrived Rome in December, they were brought to Italy by the former Inter Milan hardman ...
Official: OMOTOYOSSI joins Gais
Published: March 30, 2011
Several Swedish media including Aftonbladet and Fotbollskanalen are reporting that the Nigerian born Benin Republic international Razak Omotoyossi has agreed to return to the Allsvenskan to join Gais, who last season finished the league in 13th place. It's a short term term contract that expires in July.Gais are expec...
TAYE TAIWO demands =N=600M Annual Wages from Real Madrid
Published: March 30, 2011
As reported by Spanish number one sports daily, Marca (widely regarded as the official mouthpiece of Real Madrid), the Nigeria left back Taye Taiwo is on the agenda of Real Madrid as a possible reinforcement in the summer.Taiwo could land at Santiago Bernabéu at no cost because he becomes a free agent in the sum...
SAMSON SIASIA maintains perfect start
Published: March 30, 2011
Nigeria beat Kenya 3-0 on Tuesday to maintain Samson Siasia's perfect record since he took over as the Eagles gaffer. Ahmed Musa in the 3rd minute and two second half goals from Victor Anichebe and Ikechukwu Uche gave the Super Eagles victory in a one-sided encounter. In his post match comments, Samson Siasia said the ...
PRINCE ETUWE Suffers Racism in Sweden!
Published: March 29, 2011
Mjällby captain Marcus Ekenberg has been accused of shouting racist abuse at åtvidabergs Nigerian midfielder Prince Etuwe. The incident happened on Saturday in a friendly fixture. Both players were involved in an altercation after a situation in which both tumbled. The 29-year-old Swede shouted racist abuse ...
NATHAN DELFOUNESO on target for England Under 21
Published: March 29, 2011
Nathan Delfouneso’s early strike wasn’t enough for England Under 21’s as they crashed to a 2-1 defeat to Iceland at Deepdale last night.The Anglo-Nigerian forward put the hosts ahead after just 11 minutes as he latched onto Danny Rose’s through ball to fire in.Delfouneso,19, has now scored a tot...