JOHN CHIBUIKE Has First Training With RBK
Published: September 06, 2011
On Tuesday, promising Nigerian midfielder John Chibuike trained for the first time with his new teammates at Rosenborg, and he impressed at the training ground.''It went well. I am very happy with my first workout. There is a new system for me, but I'll adapt, ''says Chibuike to RBK.noChibuike comes from Hacken, Sweden...
SAMSON SIASIA Fails Argentina Test
Published: September 06, 2011
Argentina has gotten her pound of flesh from Nigeria, defeating the Super Eagles 3-1 in a high profile exhibition match in Bangladesh. Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi inspired the Argies to victory in Samson Siasia's first loss as gaffer of the full national team. Playing a 3-3-3-1 formation, Argentina raced into a 2-0...
OKE AKPOVETA Suffers Injury
Published: September 06, 2011
Ex Warri Wolves striker Oke Akpoveta got injured in Brondby's reserve team fixture against FC Copenhagen on Tuesday.''Oke hits the grass after a tough duel with FC Copenhagen's goalkeeper and one of their central defenders. Oke was carried from the field and replaced, '' the Brondby website said.Before Oke's substituti...
ODIBE, KAITA Make Debut
Published: September 06, 2011
Michael Odibe has made his unofficial debut for Arsenal Kiev in the 1-1 draw with Lucky Idahor and Sani Kaita's Tavria.In an exhibition game held today at the National Center for Paralympic and Deaflympic training ground, the young defender featured for 75 minutes. Also playing his first game for Tavria was Sani Kaita ...
JOSEPH YOBO Signed Fenerbahce Contract At The Airport
Published: September 06, 2011
Joseph Yobo will play for another season on loan at league champions Fenerbahce. The Nigeria skipper arrived Istanbul on Monday night and signed a contact at the Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport  minutes before the close of the transfer window.The Everton player, who misses the Eagles friendly against Argentina on T...
D-Day For MARVIN OGUNJIMI
Published: September 06, 2011
According to a report in Belgium's biggest daily, Het laatste Nieuws, the transfer of Marvin Ogunjimi to Real Mallorca may be sorted on Tuesday.Ogunjimi's deadline day move to the Spanish side for a fee of 2.4 million euros did not get the approval of the authorities because documentation was provided late.The Racing G...
Argentina Starting Eleven Against Nigeria
Published: September 06, 2011
Argentina play her second friendly under new coach Alejandro Sabella against Nigeria in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Against a formidable opponent, Sabella has chosen to adopt a 3-5-2 tactical formation in favor of a 4-3-3 scheme.The tactician will play five in midfield to counter the more physical opponents. Ther...
BARTHOLOMEW OGBECHE Returns To Spain
Published: September 05, 2011
Former Valladolid striker Bartholomew Ogbeche has returned to Spain, but not for footballing reasons, Spanish media is reporting.Ogbeche is in dispute with his former club over unpaid entitlements following his transfer from Real Valladolid to Cadiz in the 2009 season. The Nigeria international threatened to take Carlo...
SAMSON OLALEYE'S Atletico Madrid Move In Jeopardy
Published: September 05, 2011
Besieged by English clubs before the end of the summer market, but refused by Sporting Braga, the future of the Nigerian striker Samson Olaleye at Atletico Madrid remains uncertain.According to the online edition of Daily Times, Olaleye must pay Vietnamese club Hanoi T&T  the sum of 2 million dollars to free h...
The Hottest Commodity In England, ROSS BARKLEY Is Nigerian
Published: September 05, 2011
Anglo-Nigerian midfielder Ross Barkley, who has represented England at Under 16-19 level, is the latest whiz-kid from Everton's successful academy. 'Rossi' is so highly rated by Man Yoo gaffer Alex Ferguson, and there's speculation he'll sign the wonder-kid when the winter market opens in January.Born December 5,1993, ...
Enyimba and Sunshine Stars Among Africa's Best - IFFHS
Published: September 05, 2011
The International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) has published today on its official website the annual ranking of clubs in the world. Enyimba,  NPL Champions 6 times in the last 11 years, as expected were the top ranked Nigerian club by the Germany based organization. The Aba based outfit...
NEDUM ONUOHA'S Mom Devastated
Published: September 05, 2011
Nedum Onuoha's mom has been left humiliated and devastated following an offensive e-mail allegedly sent from the account of Man City CEO Garry Cook.The distasteful message appeared to mock Dr Anthonia Onuoha's battle with cancer after she had written to City football administrator Brian Marwood last October to settle a...
KEVIN AMUNEKE To Wait 20 Days
Published: September 05, 2011
Kevin Amuneke could wait 20 days before making his debut for his new club, Osters IF reports FotbollTransfers.com. Recall that on Sunday, Osters IF announced the acquisition of the Nigeria international.''As I understand it, it may take another 20 days before he is ready for play. ''According to the Swedish Football As...
JOSEPH YOBO Pockets =N=500 Million At Fenerbahce
Published: September 05, 2011
Media reports from Turkey say Fenerbahce have reached an agreement to extend the loan deal ofNigeria skipper Joseph Yobo for a second season.Fenerbahce have released a statement saying they are in talks with Everton on a loan deal, and both sides are close to unity. Yobo, Nigeria's hero against Ethiopia and Madagascar...
Exclusive: Arsenal Kiev Beat Serie A Club To ODIBE'S Signature
Published: September 04, 2011
After one month of trials, defender Michael Odibe has put pen to paper on a season-long loan deal with Ukrainian Premier League club, Arsenal Kiev. Arsenal saw off competition from four Serie B clubs, a club in the Serie A and an unnamed club in Israel for the signature of the central defender who can also play in midf...