NFF pardons DELTA STATE FA Chairman
Published: April 23, 2010
The Disciplinary Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation met at the NFF Secretariat, Abuja on Thursday, 22nd April, 2010 to take decision on certain pending issues around Nigeria football and resolved as follows:1) That having listened to the detailed explanation of Mr. Amaju Pinnick, Chairman of the Delta State F...
KANU,UTAKA put up for immediate sale,UTAKA valued at 3Million pounds
Published: April 23, 2010
Crisis club Portsmouth put their entire FA Cup final squad up for sale yesterday - in a fax sent to all rival clubs.Pompey’s administrator Andrew Andronikou has brought in football agency Icon Sports Management to sell their players just three weeks before the Wembley showpiece.The For Sale fax dropped on the des...
ROBOCOP steals the show in League Decider
Published: April 23, 2010
Rabiu Afolabi stole the show by scoring in the 83rd minute of the game to hand Red Bull Salzburg a 1-1 draw with Rapid Wien at the Red Bull Arena,Wals-Siezenheim, in an Austrian Bundesliga match played this evening.A long throw from Schwegler into the penalty area was met by Afolabi who launched himself high into the...
Introducing the ''Real Prince of Sweden''
Published: April 23, 2010
Take note of the name.Prince Etuwe.He got high marks from the highly critical Domenico Ricci,Giovanni Trapattoni's agent,so we set out to find the Atvidaberg,Sweden defensive midfielder.The ex AS Racine player and former invitee to the Beijing Olympics Dream Team is so versatile and can play anywhere in the defense and...
PLATINI tips TAIWO for league title
Published: April 23, 2010
In an exclusive interview given to the daily paper  La Provence, Michel Platini, UEFA President , talked on a number of subjects including the race for the title in France. "Marseille are really well on their way. But, whoever comes out winners will have deserved it, because you cannot steal a league title". Plati...
OGBUKE's coach won't be sacked
Published: April 23, 2010
Dietmar Hopp,the billionaire patron of Chinedu Ogbuke's club,TSG Hoffenheim has revealed that the club's coach,Ralf Rangnick, won't be sacked and will  pilot the affairs of the village club next season.This is despite the club who promised so much at the beginning of last season languishing in thirteenth place.''H...
Doctor okays IKECHUKWU UCHE for return
Published: April 23, 2010
A specialist doctor in Gijon examined the left knee of Nigerian international,Ikechukwu Uche, yesterday and he has given the hitman the green-light to resume full match practice.The Real Zaragoza website,realzaragoza.com reports.It was the last check on Uche after  the injury he sustained in a La Liga clash at the...
We are getting something from this game-BEN IROHA
Published: April 23, 2010
A 30 man Heartland  delegation touched down  at the Oliver Tambo international airport,on Wednesday, to prosecute their third round CAF Champions league match with South African side,Supersport on Saturday.Speaking to allnigeriasoccer.com from the team's hotel in South Africa,the Heartland coach, Ben Iroha, s...
ADEBAYO AKINFENWA ready for action
Published: April 23, 2010
Northampton Town are set to be boosted by the return of Adebayo Akinfenwa for Saturday's make or break Sixfields clash with Shrewsbury Town."Bayo has been ill all week which is unfortunate but he trained on Thursday so fingers crossed he will be okay," said boss Ian Sampson."We haven't scored in our last four games and...
Emirates Public Enemy Number one,ADEBAYOR told to keep his cool
Published: April 23, 2010
Roberto Mancini has told Emmanuel Adebayor to forget about goading Arsenal's fans tomorrow.Instead, the Manchester City boss wants his star striker to concentrate on helping secure Champions League football.Adebayor, 26, will run a gauntlet of hate at The Emirates as he returns to his former club as public enemy No 1.H...
AHMED MUSA on Stoke radar
Published: April 23, 2010
League hot shot,Ahmed Musa's fifteen goals in the league has not gone unnoticed by Europe's elite clubs.The Eagles B team player is interesting English Premier league side Stoke City,mtnfootball.com reports.Stoke City wish to sign him and farm him out to a team in France because it may prove difficult to get him a work...
Major Security exercise for World Cup
Published: April 23, 2010
Over the next four days (23-26 April), the South African Air Force, in collaboration with other branches of the security forces and government departments, will conduct a major national air space protection exercise in preparation for the 2010 World Cup.The South African Police Service, the South African Civil Aviation...
AGBONLAHOR urges Villa to go for fourth place
Published: April 23, 2010
Goalscorer Gabby Agbonlahor insists Villa will put everything into winning their last four games in an attempt to grab the coveted fourth spot.Villa leapfrogged Liverpool into sixth place with a crucial win at Hull City and kept up the pressure on fellow top four challengers Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur.Agbonl...
WORLD CUP GOLDEN MOMENT- 23042010
Published: April 23, 2010
2002-FRANCE SHOCKERFrance arrived at the 2002 World Cup as defending champions and among the favourites. Yet they failed to score a single goal and were eliminated at the group stage. Their limp defence is best remembered for the defeat to Senegal. The African nation were making their first appearance at a Finals and w...
Fulham puts Hamburg's Europa final dream in the cottage
Published: April 22, 2010
Fulham played an entertaining 0-0 draw with Hamburg in the first leg of their Europa Cup semi final at the Nordbank Arena,Hamburg,Germany.Mark Schwarzer produced a string of crucial saves to keep Fulham's Europa League dream alive.Just one minute in and Hamburg could have gone ahead . Dennis Aogo sets Ruud van Nistel...