SAFA to account for World Cup windfall
Published: July 19, 2010
SAFA will have to explain to parliament on Tuesday how they plan to spend the R1bn wind-fall they received from FIFA for hosting the Soccer World Cup.Chairperson of the National Assembly's sport and recreation committee, Butana Komphela, believes most of the money should go towards development."What we want from SAFA i...
ORUMA shown the exit door by Kavala
Published: July 19, 2010
Allnigeriasoccer.com brought you an exclusive two months ago regarding the future of Japan 93 Under 17 captain,Wilson Oruma.http://www.allnigeriasoccer.com/read_news.php?nid=735According to new information we have,Oruma has been released by the modest Greek side,Kavala FC.The club told the midfielder to accept a salary...
ENYEAMA may captain Super Eagles - Report
Published: July 19, 2010
Super Eagles’ goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama may be named the captain of the new look team immediately they regroup. A reliable source informed NationSport that the former University of Uyo student stands head above others in leading the team that would be assembled soon for the qualifiers of the 2012 African Nations...
OBIORA ODITA released by Westerlo
Published: July 18, 2010
Obiora Odita has been released by Belgian side,Westerlo.His contract ended this summer and was not renewed by the club.The 27 year old joined Westerlo in 2008 from Al Ain in the United Arab Emirates.He scored 5 goals in 35 matches for Westerlo.Allnigeriasoccer.com will update you on future developments....
MOURINHO!!.....Seeks help from Kenyan jujumen
Published: July 18, 2010
Real Madrid's new coach Jose Mourinho sought the assistance of Kenyan jujumen to help him succeed in his tough new job with the Spanish giants, one of the men told AFP on Sunday.Mourinho, who spent a three-week holiday in Kenya with his family this month, met with the four men during his last days in the paradise resor...
DAVID ALABA falters with Austria U-19
Published: July 18, 2010
England Under-19s got their European Championship campaign off to a winning start as they beat Austria 3-2 in Flers on Sunday.West Ham striker Frank Nouble put Noel Blake's side in front after 13 minutes with his first Under-19s goal and doubled his tally just before the half-hour mark,David Alaba brought the Austrians...
Honours even as Heartland in shaky CAF Champions League start
Published: July 18, 2010
Heartland of Owerri have been held in check by six time African Champions,Al-Ahly of Egypt.The match finished 1-1 at the Owerri stadium in the first round of matches in Group B.The hosts took the lead in the 49th minute through Joshua Obaji.Playmaker of Ahly,Mohamed Abouterika equalized from the penalty spot in the...
CONOR OKUS helps Aberdeen to victory
Published: July 18, 2010
Aberdeen bounced back from their defeat to Fraserburgh when they ran out 2-0 winners against Peterhead in a pre-season friendly.The Dons crashed to a surprise 3-1 defeat at Bellslea Park on Saturday but looked far more impressive in this outing.Boss Mark McGhee opted not to make as many changes at the interval, resulti...
IKPE EKONG scrapes bottom of the pot,gets Red Carded!
Published: July 18, 2010
Hard playing one time Super Eagles player,Ikpe Ekong was shamefully expelled from a Swedish first division match decided this evening.It was indeed a short cameo for the Nigerian.He came on as a 67th minute replacement for Perovuo and got expelled 13 minutes later.Ekong received his first yellow card in the 72nd minute...
LUKMAN HARUNA training with Monaco
Published: July 18, 2010
French ligue 1 side, AS Monaco have started their third and final round of preparations in readiness for the new season.Guy Lacombe has decided to use a group of 26 players.During this training period,Monaco will play their fourth and fifth exhibition games of the pre-season.They meet St Etienne on Wednesday, July 21an...
Jeanne d'Arc win 'African Cup'
Published: July 18, 2010
Jeanne d'Arc have won the first edition of the African Cup organised by Moroccan side,Wydad.Before a capacity home crowd,WAC Casablanca lost 4-5 on penalties to the Senegalese.Both teams had to be separated on penalties after regulation time failed to produce a winner.Jeanne d'Arc return to Senegal with the trophy.The ...
VICTOR AGALI scores in league debut with Chinese club
Published: July 18, 2010
Victor Okechukwu Agali scored on his league debut this afternoon as his new Chinese club,Jiangsu Shuntian lost 1-2 away to Liaoning Hongyun at the Shenyang Tiexi Stadium.Agali opened his goal account for the club in the 36th minute but Hongyun scored two quick goals in the second half through Andrezinho(59th) and Cheng...
LUQUE joins UCHE at Almeria
Published: July 18, 2010
Midfielder Miguel Angel Luque (19 years) has signed a two year contract with Almeria.The contract also has an option for  further renewal.The player arrives from the Barcelona B team.Miguel is a very technical player who has a terrific left foot shot.Miguel joined Almeria yesterday and has already started training...
Al-Ahly name starting line up against Heartland
Published: July 18, 2010
Egyptian giants,Al-Ahly have named their starting line up for this afternoon's CAF Champions league match against Heartland.Hosam El-Badry,the Ahly gaffer has chosen the following squad for the match at the Owerri stadium.Sheriff Ekramy is in goal.Wael Gomaa, Ahmed al Sheriff Abdel-Fadil, Sayed Moawad will play in de...
Celtic Target,DUBI OGBONNA scores in pre-season friendly
Published: July 18, 2010
Soham opened their pre-season campaign with a 3-1 win over UCL Premier Division side Cogenhoe United.The hosts opened the scoring midway through the first half, when their striker beat the offside, latching onto a ball over the defence to convert. Both sides then hit the woodwork, Ogbonna hitting the post, whilst Turne...