ADEFEMI OLUBAYO loses coach at Xanthi for the second time!
Published: November 07, 2010
The Nigeria right back Adefemi Olubayo (25 years) has lost his coach at Greek outfit Xanthi Skoda for the second time this season! With a simple communication Xanthi FC announced the termination of cooperation with the coach, George Paraschos.''FC Xanthi Skoda and George Paraschos agreed to withdraw their co-operation....
MIKEL JOHN OBI: Liverpool will be Fighters
Published: November 07, 2010
Chelsea's midfielder Mikel John Obi shared his thoughts and impressions about the upcoming match with Liverpool. Mikel is ready for another battle royal against Roy Hodgson’s men at Anfield on Sunday.''It doesn’t matter how well or how badly Liverpool are playing. As long as it’s Chelsea, it’s l...
JOEL OBI gets rave reviews after Brescia game
Published: November 07, 2010
Against Brescia on Saturday, the Nigerian starlet Joel Chukwumah Obi was introduced as a substitute in the 46th minute for Dutch super star Wesley Sneijder. The 19-year-old Nigerian did not disappoint despite the unfortunate scoreline (1-1), and got rave reviews in the Italian Press after the game.''Joel Obi was one of...
SIASIA:Chelsea destroyed MIKEL OBI
Published: November 07, 2010
New Nigeria coach, Samson Siasia, has slammed English Premier League champions Chelsea for destroying the attacking instincts of midfielder Mikel Obi, who he showcased as a creative player at the 2005 FIFA Under-20 World Cup.  ''The system in Chelsea actually destroyed Mikel’s game. Mikel is an offensive pla...
Evergreen MAUREEN MMADU Secures Third Place for Kolbotn
Published: November 07, 2010
Super Falcons most capped player, Maureen Mmadu was full of joy on Saturday evening after scoring a brace that handed her team  a 2-0 victory over Arna-Bjørnar. Thus, Kolbotn finished the league in third place thanks to her efforts in the 40th and 86th minute.After the game, the Nigerian midfielder celebrat...
No complaints as ANICHEBE plays reserve game
Published: November 06, 2010
The Nigeria international Victor Anichebe (22 years) made his long awaited return to action for Everton.Anichebe appeared for the reserves against Blackpool in midweek, but manager David Moyes revealed he is not yet in line for a first-team return.The striker was involved in the game for 20 minutes, before he had retur...
Kano Pillars Coach Happy with Draw
Published: November 06, 2010
Coach of Kano Pillars, Salisu Yusuf says he is happy with the 1-1 draw against Kaduna United in the first match of the Nigeria Premier League.Salisu told NPL official website that the boys displayed high tactical play and deserved the result.''I am happy with the draw. Normally every first game of the season is difficu...
DENNIS AOGO away from Juventus
Published: November 06, 2010
More bad news for Juventus. But this time it's coming from the transfer market. Gordon Stipic, the agent of Dennis Aogo says he has not yet received any contact from Juventus for the Hamburg player Dennis Aogo.''I think it's impossible to start talks in January. All talks will be postponed until next season. I have not...
TAIWO's situation unclear as Fiorentina join Suitors
Published: November 06, 2010
Taye Taiwo, who is out of contract in June has not yet taken a decision on his future at French Champions Marseille. Franco Iovino, the defender's agent clarified the situation of  his client.''We had a meeting with the leaders of the Marseille.They made an offer but Taye asked for time.  It is not just an ec...
Crisis mars Bankers Cup in Ibadan
Published: November 06, 2010
The soccer competition organized in Ibadan for banks situated in the mega city has been engulfed with different crisis putting the competence of the organizers into question.The soccer tourney which has been on for the past one month at the training pitch of Liberty Stadium Ibadan attracted most of the major banks in t...
MARTINS and teammates preparing intensively
Published: November 06, 2010
Obafemi Martins and his Rubin Kazan teammates are preparing intensively for the 27th round of matches in the Russian championship against Spartak Moscow.On Saturday evening, the team was engaged in warm up exercises under the physical trainer of the club - Raul Gonzalez. Warm up consisted of two parts, with the ball an...
ONYEWU is a Hero - JOZY ALTIDORE
Published: November 06, 2010
The USA international with Nigerian roots Oguchi Onyewu was involved in a training ground bust-up with Zlatan Ibrahimovic on Friday afternoon. AC Milan have done their best to downplay the incident.Onyewu has waved off the incident and said in a statement: ''I would not make any great deal of it here.''It has not stopp...
EMMANUEL EMENIKE Scores Third Hat-Trick in Turkish Football
Published: November 06, 2010
Emmanuel Emeike scored his third hat-trick in Turkish football, as Karabükspor emerged 3-0 winners over Bucaspor on Saturday afternoon. The 23-year-old Nigerian striker was on target in the 7th, 11th and 59th minute to take his season goal tally to eight goals in eleven matches. It was Karabükspor's first vic...
DIEGO MARADONA linked with Iran Job
Published: November 06, 2010
Diego Maradona may be offered a chance of coaching the Iran national football team, according to Persian sports paper Khabar Varzeshi.Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) president Ali Kaffashian is expected to hold talks with Maradona's entourage. The coach's agent is expected to visit Iran on Saturday...
Club Brugge Fans call for resignation of Sport Director
Published: November 06, 2010
The Club Brugge fans are disappointed with the club's recent poor form in the league and in Europe, and have called for the resignation of Luc Devroe, the Sport Director of the club.In all competitions, Brugges have only won of their last five games, and the fans believe Devroe is the cause of the disappointing results...