JOHN CHIBUIKE Faces Three-Week Spell On The Sidelines
Published: May 07, 2012
Former BK Hacken midfielder John Chibuike faces at least a three-week spell on the sidelines as he is scheduled to undergo an hernia operation before the end of the week.Chibuike has been battling with an hernia injury since the season began. The 23-year-old picked up the injury in Rosenborg's pre-season training camp....
EPL Scout Sad Over Burial Site Of RASHIDI YEKINI
Published: May 06, 2012
Among dignitaries that witnessed how the late soccer legend Rashidi Yekini was committed to mother hearth was English Premiership Scout Latif Alnasaar who expressed dismay over that last resting place of Yekini.Alnassar who is presently in Ibadan with FRENAGE-Progression International Soccer Academy (FPISA) fumed over ...
EDDY ONAZI Happy With Lazio Debut
Published: May 06, 2012
Nigeria youth international Eddy Onazi made his long awaited debut for Lazio on Sunday against Atalanta. The 19-year-old offensive player was introduced in the second half by Edoardo Reja.Onazi, an important member of the Lazio Reserves,  is happy to finally make his debut in the Serie A. He told Lalaziosiamonoi.i...
Mixed Feelings As IMOH EZEKIEL Scores For Standard Liege
Published: May 06, 2012
Little known Nigerian striker Imoh Ezekiel scored his first goal for Standard Liege on Sunday in a play-off game against Racing Genk which his club lost 2-3.Ezekiel, 18, only arrived Standard in the winter market from Nigerian National League outfit 36 Lions FC.  Despite his rookie status, the youngster has starte...
EMMANUEL EMENIKE With Another Obscene Gesture, Red Carded
Published: May 06, 2012
Spartak Moscow striker Emmanuel Emenike was sent off in the 43rd round of matches in the Russian Championship against Zenith St Petersburg on Sunday. The red and white defeated the champions 3-2.Emenike, 24, was sent off in the 85th minute for what the referee called an obscene gesture. The Nigerian put his right palm ...
YUSSUF AYILA Returns To Kiev After Successful Surgery
Published: May 06, 2012
Nigeria international defender Yussuf Ayila has returned to Ukraine following a successful surgery he had in Belgium in the clinic of Professor Martins.Ayila was operated on his right knee on Friday reports football.ua. Today, Ayila returned to the Ukrainian capital. He is not expected to play again this season, as he ...
PETER SUSWAM Eyes Super Eages Call Up
Published: May 06, 2012
Vitória Setúbal right back Peter Suswam has called on Super Eagles gaffer Stephen Keshi to look in his direction when he names his squad for June's quick-fire games against Namibia, Malawi and Rwanda.Suswam has started four of the last five games for the past club of Super Eagles hero, Rashidi Yekini. He ...
OBINNA OBIEFULE Issues Ultimatum To Marsaxlokk
Published: May 06, 2012
Mosta forward Obinna Obiefule has issued an ultimatum to past club Marsaxlokk FC that they must pay him outstanding entitlements. It would be recalled that Obiefule mutually agreed to terminate his contract with the Southseasiders in November last year when they were on the brink of bankruptcy.Marsaxlokk owe the Nigeri...
Kalmar Could Extend The Stay of Sweden's Top Striker, ABIOLA DAUDA
Published: May 05, 2012
24-year-old Nigerian striker Abiola Dauda is in the form of his life. Dauda is the top scorer in the Swedish Premier League, after notching five goals in five games.Dauda runs out of contract with Kalmar at the end of the season. Now, Kalmar are interested in prolonging his stay, fotbolltransfers.com citing a source in...
CHARLES OKERE Nets First Goal For LKS Spojnia
Published: May 05, 2012
Emergent Nigerian striker Charles Okere scored his first goal for  LKS Spojnia on Saturday. LKS were not so fortunate losing 1-2 to Niwa Nowa Wieś. Speaking to allnigeriasoccer.com after the match, Okere said: ''I am happy that finally I scored my debut goal for LKS Spojnia, even though I was played out of po...
JASON ADESANYA's Goal Not Enough, Lierse Fall To OHL
Published: May 05, 2012
Jason Adesanya's 48th minute strike was not enough as Lierse fell 1-2 to OHL in the Belgian play-offs on Saturday evening. It was the 18-year-old's second goal in eight games.Remacle and Roelandts were on target for the away team which did not feature the new Nigerian sensation Derick Chuka Ogbu, who has been ruled out...
Swedish Football Journalist ERIK NIVA Warned About YEKINI's Health
Published: May 05, 2012
USA 1994 World Cup star and Nigeria's all time leading scorer Rashidi Yekini died in Ibadan on Friday. Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten.no , has dug deeper, and brought out some details regarding the last days of the former Sporting Gijon hitman.The 1993 African Footballer of the Year it is being reported died from an u...
DELE ADELEYE Suspended Against Dynamo
Published: May 05, 2012
Dele Adeleye's season is over, the Ukraine Federation has disclosed. The young Nigerian defender has been disqualified for two games.The official website of  sctavriya.com informs that after reviewing the incident in the game between Tavriya and Metallurg Donetsk in April, where Adeleye struck an opponent in the 8...
ABIA ISRAEL Testing With OB Odense
Published: May 05, 2012
OB Odense have invited little known Nigerian forward Abia Israel Ifeanyi for tests with an intention of signing him in the summer. Ifeanyi, who plays in the second division in Ghana, trained with the Danish club on Saturday, and is scheduled to play his first trial game on Monday in the reserve league tie against AC Ho...
Official: ADIGUN SALAMI Agrees Three-Year Deal With SonderjyskE
Published: May 05, 2012
Danish Super Liga side SønderjyskE have officially announced that midfielder Adigun Salami will be arriving the club at the end of the 2011 - 2012 season. Salami, currently with FC Midtjylland, has agreed to a three-year deal.The transition of the 24-year-old Nigerian has been confirmed by the Sports Director of...