Japan has canceled a friendly match with Nigeria
Published: October 11, 2010
Japan has decided to cancel a friendly match with the Super Eagles of Nigeria as a result of the recent FIFA ban imposed on Nigeria, reports Soccer.ru.The match had earlier been scheduled for the next window for international matches on November 17. Earlier on, Nigeria lost out on matches against Iran and South Africa....
CHIGOZIE UDOJI may not play against Larissa
Published: October 11, 2010
According to Sport Day Greece, the Nigerian striker Chigozie Udoji is a major injury doubt for Asteras Tripolis' league match with Larissa on Sunday. The former Bulgaria Under 21 player left the workout today with a complaint and his use on Sunday is highly questionable.During today's training, the 24-year-old received...
Update:Anderlecht may sign ENERAMO in the winter market
Published: October 11, 2010
Sporting Anderlecht are not having a good start to the season and the club also has problems in the offensive department. The Brussels executive is currently considering several possibilities for the winter transfer window and the Nigerian striker, Mike Eneramo, is in the viewfinder of Herman Van Holsbeeck(Anderlecht's...
Racing Genk proud of OGUNJIMI and VOSSEN
Published: October 11, 2010
After the victory over Kazakhstan on Friday, Genk pair Marvin Ogunjimi and Jelle Vossen got a text message from the coach of the club, Franky Vercauteren. However,  neither was aware of the text message."Congratulations and hopefully draw the line against Standard Liege'', the text message sent to Ogunjimi and Vos...
OFERE: I want to win the Fans
Published: October 11, 2010
After a break of two days, Edward Ofere's Lecce start training tomorrow. The side is preparing for the difficult away game on Sunday against the Old Lady at the Stadio Olimpico, Turin.The ex Malmo forward, Eddie Ofere, made his league debut on September 22 against Parma. The 24-year-old says he is happy with his new su...
West Brom's Coach DI MATTEO surprised at ODEMWINGIE Snub
Published: October 11, 2010
West Brom's coach Roberto Di Matteo is surprised that the Nigeria international Osaze Odemwingie was snubbed by the 'big clubs' during the summer transfer window.''Surprisingly, the stronger clubs did not pay attention to Odemwingie. He has 45 caps for Nigeria and participated in the world cup. After Lokomotiv he wante...
MAKANJUOLA U-18 Final Gets Date
Published: October 11, 2010
A date has been picked for the final of the cup donated by Oyo State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Ayoola Makanjuola Joe to Oyo State chapter of Youths Sports Federations of Nigeria (YSFON) to organize inter local government soccer competition for youths under the ages of 18.The closing ceremony of the tourney ac...
VICTOR OBINNA Tickles DANNY GABBIDON
Published: October 11, 2010
West Ham defender Danny Gabbidon has hailed the impact of Victor Obinna in the club's recent improved run of form.Obinna has caught the eye in recent weeks as West Ham have bounced back from a slow start to the season to go on a four-game unbeaten run in all competitions.The Nigerian striker is currently on a season-lo...
YOBO hails AHMED MUSA
Published: October 11, 2010
Nigeria skipper Joseph Yobo has hailed the talent of the goal king of the Nigeria Premier League (NPL) Ahmed Musa and predicted he has a great future in the Super Eagles.Musa, who netted 18 goals last season to break a 20-year all-time record, will soon become a fixture in the Eagles.''Ahmed has the talent and what is ...
Football Statisticians Vote TP Mazembe No 1 in Africa
Published: October 11, 2010
The IFFHS (International Federation of History and Statistics of Football) has just released its world ranking of clubs, based solely on the results of the last twelve months, competitions (inter) continental, national championships and national cups. The African leader is no surprise TP Mazembe. TP Mazembe are the cur...
FEDERICO MACHEDA praises OKAKA
Published: October 11, 2010
The Italian-Nigerian Stefano Okaka was in goal scoring action on Friday night for the Under 21s, in the 2-0 victory over Belarus. After the victory, Okaka said: ''I have no dedications to do, I dedicate this goal to myself. I am happy and satisfied''.For a lot of players, the light blue jersey of the Under 21s is the o...
CHUKS ANEKE taking inspiration from Ex Gunner, VIEIRA
Published: October 11, 2010
Leadership, influence and a winning mentality are all things Chuks Aneke is trying to instill into his game, and who better to learn from than former Club captain Patrick Vieira?The 17-year-old has shone for the Reserves this season, and that in part could be down to his reading of the self-titled autobiography written...
VVV Venlo say Nothing Signed yet with AHMED MUSA
Published: October 11, 2010
VVV Venlo claim they have not signed a contract yet with the Nigeria super- teen Ahmed Musa. That's according to official statements credited to the President of the club, Hai Berden in an interview with Dutch number one sports daily, Voetbal International.However, the club hopes to summon the Nigerian at short notice ...
MOSES SWAIBU ends Lincoln City's goal drought
Published: October 11, 2010
Lincoln City defeated Macclesfield 2-1 on Saturday at the Sincil Bank Stadium , their first victory in five games. It was the unlikely figure of Moses Swaibu( 21 years) who came up with the opening goal seven minutes before the break. The defender's header ended the club's 464-minute wait for a goal.Hamza Bencherif res...
OGUNJIMI:In Nigeria They Now Regret
Published: October 11, 2010
Man-of-the-moment Marvin Ogunjimi says the Nigerian handlers are now regretting that he was not called up to the Super Eagles before he made his international debut for the Red Devils. The Racing Genk striker entered Belgian folklore on Friday, scoring twice against Kazakhstan.It was a remarkable start to his internati...