Argentina Update:MARADONA training with MESSI-TEVEZ-HIGUAIN combo
Published: June 08, 2010
The Press could only watch the last fifteen minutes of practice today for La Seleccion but our eyes monitoring the Argentinian team saw every second of their training.He fielded Tevez,Messi and Higuain,the three who will form a scary attacking trident against Nigeria on the same side.Maradona divided the squad into two...
CARLTON COLE still interesting Stoke City
Published: June 08, 2010
Carlton Cole is still interesting Stoke City,allnigeriasoccer.com can report.West Ham are willing to let most of their stars go at the right price excluding Scott Parker.The Stoke City Manager,Tony Pulis is preparing a bid for Cole.Stoke City want more firepower in their attack and believe Cole fits the profile of the ...
Super Eagles stars visit Orphanage and hand out Toys
Published: June 08, 2010
The Super Eagles stars have started showing their softer side.They left their luxury hotel at Richards Bay and visited the Orphanage in a village called Amangwe off the highway.As expected a retinue of security details accompanied them on the trip-lots of police officers,sniffer dogs and security appliances.When the bu...
Ex FINIDI's teammate,SAMUEL ETO'O gifts away =N=190Million to Cameroonian squad
Published: June 08, 2010
George Finidi's pal when he was at Spanish Club,Mallorca,Samuel Eto'o has given his teammates as well as some members of the Cameroonian backroom staff personalized watches worth €35,000 each.Samuel Eto'o is known to be very generous.After weathering the criticism of African legend Roger Milla,who had accused him ...
Official:Former Liverpool whizkid,JON OTSEMOBOR signs for Owls
Published: June 08, 2010
Sheffield Wednesday have agreed to sign full-back Jon Otsemobor following his release by Southampton.The 27-year-old has agreed a two-year deal at Hillsborough and will officially join the Owls on 1 July.Otsemobor told the club website: "It goes without saying they [Wednesday] are one of, if not the biggest, club in th...
Exclusive:APAM to have Surgery on Wednesday
Published: June 08, 2010
Onyekachi Apam is to have meniscus surgery on Wednesday on the knee which ruled him out of the world cup,sources have revealed to allnigeriasoccer.com.The duration of his absence has not yet been specified,but in principle the defender should be back for the resumption of training at the end of June.The question remain...
Exclusive:Argentina plan to expose Eagles defense using SHITTU
Published: June 08, 2010
Allnigeriasoccer.com can reveal that the Argentine players plan to expose the Nigerian defense by using Daniel Shittu,our source in South Africa of South American origin has revealed to us.Nigeria play Argentina at Ellis Park,Johannesburg on Saturday.The Argentines believe that the Nigerian team is not in the same leve...
We are playing Argentina,not MESSI - LAGERBACK
Published: June 08, 2010
Nigeria coach Lars Lagerback has revealed that he knows who will feature against Argentina on Saturday afternoon.The Super Eagles kick off their World Cup campaign against the two-time world champions at Ellis Park.Lagerback, speaking from the team's base in Richard's Bay, said: "I know already the eleven players to st...
''We can win against Argentina'' - HARUNA LUKMAN
Published: June 08, 2010
Lukman Haruna has been penciled down by the coaches to do the creative role for the Eagles in the absence of Chelsea's crocked star,John Obi Mikel.The 19 year old supertalent says he is ready for the big challenge.''I can't say i am going to replace John Obi Mikel.It's true we have the same style of play.He's out injur...
ONYEWU feels ready for World Cup
Published: June 08, 2010
He has not played a single match for more than ten months but the rugged AC Milan defender of Nigerian descent,Oguchi Onyewu believes he is ready to face the challenges of the World Cup for his adopted country USA.Oguchi says he is ready for the opener against USA this Saturday.''I feel good physically.I don't have any...
''We don't want LAGERBACK to go back after the World Cup'' - PETERSIDE IDAH
Published: June 08, 2010
The Media and the fans in Nigeria are very tough.But according to the media officer of the Super Eagles,Larse is becoming more popular by the day and has even promised Nigerians at least a draw in the match against Argentina.Today,the Super Eagles held a training session in their base in Durban and it remains four days...
Super Eagles are too Stingy,hotel staff complain
Published: June 08, 2010
The sounds of South Africa's 12th player, the vuvuzela, greeted the Nigerian national team, in a thunderous welcome at an official welcome in Richards Bay, their home base, on Saturday. Ironically, a call has been made urging fans not to blow the instrument at games in which Nigeria will play. The team arrived in Durba...
ONUOHA not ready to quit Man City
Published: June 08, 2010
Nedum Onuoha isn't ready to skip out on Manchester City just yet,Tribalfootball.com quoting the Daily Mirror reports.The defender launched a furious broadside at City boss Roberto Mancini last month.Onuoha will seek talks with Manchester City manager Mancini to thrash out his future before making any ­decision.He w...
Stoke City fire warning to players after Nigerian Mix-Up
Published: June 08, 2010
Stoke City have warned players off bogus agents after discovering a Nigerian goalkeeper had wrongly been offered trials at the club.An agent operating under the name of Paul Masterton claimed to have acted on the Club's behalf in setting up for Samson Alli to come to this country.City have stated that they have not ent...
OSAZE,YAKUBU in coaching session
Published: June 08, 2010
Super Eagles returned to their training ground Monday afternoon after the 3-1 defeat of North Korea in an international friendly on Sunday in Johannesburg,Complete Sports is reporting on its website.The training exercise which was conducted in the open with members of the media given access to the training venue was pr...