EZEKIEL BALA in Miss of the Season in Norway
Published: September 12, 2010
Norwegian first division side Bryne FK struggled to salvage a point last weekend against Sarpsborg. Bryne could have snatched all three points but ex Nigeria youth international Ezekiel Bala missed from two yards! So far, It's the miss of the season in the Norwegian league.After 35 minutes, Moldskred layed a pass to Ba...
YOBO out for 15 days
Published: September 12, 2010
The Nigeria defender Joseph Yobo, who joined Turkish club Fenerbahce on the last day of the summer market, will be out of action for at least 15 days. Bad news for Yobo and Fenerbahce, as he won't participate in the Istanbul derby next weekend against Besiktas. Fenerbahce-Besiktas derby is rated the 17th top city derby...
FRANCISCA ORDEGA: We are the favorites
Published: September 12, 2010
Bayelsa Queens forward Francisca Ordega has told fifa.com that the Flamingoes are favorites to win the FIFA Under 17 Women's World Cup. Ordega has impressed in the two games against North Korea and Trinidad and Tobago, scoring two goals in the process.''We are the favorites. To my mind we are the best team there is. It...
T&T in Moment of Truth
Published: September 12, 2010
T&T’s U-17 Soca Princesses will play in front of a sold out crowd today, when they attempt to get past and knock out defending Fifa U-17 Women’s World Cup champion, Korea DPR on Sunday night at the Ato Boldon Stadium.Tickets for the match were sold out early yesterday morning, with supports being weary ...
Official: ADESHINA SAIDU inks deal with FC Schaffhausen
Published: September 12, 2010
The Nigeria striker Adeshina Saidu has joined Swiss Challenge league side FC Schaffhausen, the club has announced on its website. In the past week, the 27 year old striker was linked with a move to Cypriot side Apop Kinyras, but the striker chose to continue his trade in Switzerland.Adeshina spent three years in Sion a...
AMEOBI celebrates 10 years at Newcastle
Published: September 11, 2010
Chris Hughton believes Shola Ameobi is part of the heart and soul of Newcastle United.The Newcastle striker was not in the mood for celebrating his 10 years with United this week – claiming he was not “one for sentiment”.However, with the Nigerian-born player now 24th in Newcastle’s all-time lea...
DICKSON ETUHU dedicates win to BOBBY ZAMORA
Published: September 11, 2010
Fulham won 2-1 against Wolves this afternoon in the premier league, but the celebrations were somehow muted following the injury to star striker Bobby Zamora, who faces four months out after breaking his ankle. Dickson Etuhu dedicated the win to Zamora before heading off to see his friend and colleague in hospital...
KINGSLEY EKEH spot on
Published: September 11, 2010
AEK Cyprus defeated Apollon 2-1 this evening with their new Nigerian recruit Kingsley Ekeh scoring the match winner from the penalty spot in the 80th minute. It was his first goal for the club after arriving from Metallurg Donetsk in the summer market.The blue and white took the lead in the 35th minute from the penalty...
PETER IJEH on a high ....Scores from the Spot
Published: September 11, 2010
Peter Ijeh, who has been capped once for the Super Eagles continued his goal-scoring, from where he stopped last weekend. His club Syrianska FC scored two goals in injury time to beat Norrköping 2-0 in the Match of the Day in the Swedish First Division. It was an important victory for Ijeh's club Syrianska as they...
MARTINS opens account for Rubin Kazan
Published: September 11, 2010
Obafemi Martins has opened his goal account for Rubin Kazan in his sixth match in the Russian Championship. This evening, the reigning champions defeated Amkar Perm 3-0 in the 20th round of matches.Rubin raced to a two-goal lead through the Brazilian newcomer Carlos Eduardo(26th,52nd).On 85' Rubin earned a penalty. Gre...
Celtic still interested in sizing up SHITTU
Published: September 11, 2010
Celtic gaffer Neil Lennon has left the door open for Danny Shittu to join the club. The Nigerian defender was released by Bolton  last week and is free to sign for any club outside of the transfer window.Despite making 11 signings before the transfer window closed, Lennon would still like to add an experienced def...
AGBETU wants to live up to expectations
Published: September 11, 2010
In the past season, Turkish I liga side Samsunspor had problems attracting foreign players to the club. This season, two Nigerians and a Ghanaian have filled the club's foreign quota.Akeem Agbetu, Simon Zenke and the Ghanian Jonathan Quartey are the foreign players at the club.Samsunpor have started the 2010-2011 sea...
Exclusive:JOSEPH ENAKARHIRE lost Energie Cottbus deal to Politics
Published: September 11, 2010
The Nigeria international Joseph Enakarhire was not offered a deal due to politics by German Bundesliga II club Energie Cottbus, his German agent Sascha Günter has exclusively revealed to allnigeriasoccer.com.'' Joseph did pretty well in the three days he trialed with Cottbus and the coach,Claus-Dieter Wollitz, wa...
LUKMAN HARUNA won't play against Marseille
Published: September 11, 2010
The Nigeria international Haruna Lukman was not named in Monaco's squad for the trip to Marseille on Sunday. Lukman is one of four casualties in the squad.The others are Eduardo Costa, Djimi Traore and Alejandro Alonso..The Monaco coach Guy Lacombe is expected to name the same starting lineup he used in the victory ove...
BABAJIDE COLLINS hands Alania win
Published: September 11, 2010
The Nigerian striker Babajide Collins once regarded as the best talent in Danish football made a scoring debut for his Russian Premier league side Alania FC.It was a strong willed away win for Alania who left it late to defeat Sibir Novosibirsk 2-1, the winning goal by Collins(21 years) coming three minutes in added ti...