We should start Rebuilding - RODOLFO ZAPATA
Published: June 27, 2010
South Africa 2010 has been the end of a cycle.From now,we must begin the reconstruction of Nigerian Football.We should be able to replace the 'old' Eagles' players-Joseph Yobo, NwankwoKanu, Rabiu Afolabi, Danny Shittu,John Utaka, Chidi Odiah, Obafemi Martins, Odemwingie, Yakubu, Kalu Uche,Ikechukwu Uche,Dickson Etuhu, ...
YAKUBU's miss is the worst i have seen in my career - ALAN SHEARER
Published: June 27, 2010
So much for the striker’s union sticking together. “I reckon that’s the worst miss I’ve ever seen,” sniggered Alan Shearer after Yakubu managed to sidefoot wide of South Korea’s gaping, open goal from inside the six-yard box this week.Retired referee Bolaji Okubule was more colourful...
Ghana President Happy with Black Stars
Published: June 27, 2010
President John Evans Atta Mills of Ghana has expressed his excitement at the Black Stars’ qualification for the next stage of the ongoing FIFA World Cup in South Africa.A statement issued by the  Presidency, said the President was of the view that the Stars played well as a unit and showed resilience in thei...
ETUHU to meet KANU,UTAKA in Pre-Season game
Published: June 27, 2010
Dixon Etuhu's Fulham will play Portsmouth in a pre-season friendly at Fratton Park on Saturday 31st July. The fixture will be a testimonial for Linvoy Primus.The match on the South Coast will kick-off at 3pm.Linvoy Primus played 219 games and scored six goals in 10 seasons at Fratton Park before retiring last season af...
People have a wrong impression about me - LUKMAN HARUNA
Published: June 27, 2010
Inter Milan target,Lukman Haruna says going to the World Cup has made him a better player.Haruna was one of the surprise inclusions in Nigeria's World Cup squad and started two games against Argentina and Greece.Using their Castrol Index,FIFA rated Haruna as Nigeria's best player at the tournament."It’s great for...
JOSEPH AKPALA on target in Pre-Season game
Published: June 27, 2010
Joseph Akpala's Club Brugge had their first exhibition game of the season yesterday with a  2-1 victory over third division side,Coxyde.Brugge took the lead through Vargas as early as the third minute.Coxyde replied almost immediately with the Senegalese player,Papa Sene scoring from the penalty spot in the 18th m...
EDWIN EZIYODAWE scores as Lillestrom beat Danish Champions
Published: June 27, 2010
Former Bendel Insurance player,Edward Eziyodawe was on target in the second half as Norwegian side,Lillestrøm SK beat Danish Champions,FC Copenhagen 2-0 in a friendly game yesterday.Both goals from Lillestrøm came in the second half.The first goal came in the 54th minute through Khaled Mouelhi from the ...
BOATENG steals one over his half brother as Black Stars through to Quarter-Finals
Published: June 26, 2010
Kevin Prince Boateng's Ghana are through to the quarter-finals of the World Cup after an entertaining 2-1 victory this evening in Rustenburg.Africa’s time is not yet up!For all the dismay and despair at the performance of the host continent in the tournament in which the gap between football’s first and thi...
DOUGLAS MAICON may leave OBIORAH AND JOEL OBI on Monday?
Published: June 26, 2010
Douglas Maicon,the Inter Milan right back is on his way to Real Madrid.Maicon could be transferred to Real Madrid as early as Monday next week.According to revelations from the Italian media on Saturday,Inter Milan have accepted an increased offer of thirty million euros for the Brazilian super star.A possible exchange...
ONYEWU still on the bench as USA,Ghana name squad
Published: June 26, 2010
The USA international of Nigerian heritage,Oguchi Onyewu will be on the bench when the USA take on Ghana in the second round of the World Cup this evening.As it was in the match against Algeria,the USA Coach, Bob Bradley has decided to dispense with the AC Milan defender.The Inter Milan player,Sulley Muntari is on th...
Africa's World Cup slots intact - FIFA
Published: June 26, 2010
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke insists there are no plans to reduce Africa's allocation of places at future World Cup finals despite a poor showing from the continent's teams in South Africa.Five of the six African nations are already out, with Ghana flying the flag for the continent against the United States in ...
OBASI interesting Bayer Leverkusen,Editor ,Tribalfootball dismisses Arsenal,Man City link
Published: June 26, 2010
Nigeria World Cup star,Chinedu Obasi has been targeted by top German outfit,Bayer Leverkusen,sources in Germany have revealed to allnigeriasoccer.com.Obasi,24, is under contract with Hoffenheim until 2014 but the club Chairman,Peter Hofmann, is ready to release one of his prized assets if the price is right.Obasi joine...
FIFA to discuss Jabulani ball
Published: June 26, 2010
FIFA has finally acknowledged that there may be something wrong with the Jabulani World Cup ball, but won't act on the problem until after the tournament,sport24.co.za reports.Many players have likened the Jabulani to a "supermarket ball," saying it is too unpredictable and flies through the air too easily."We're not d...
Official:New team-mate for RASHEED ALABI
Published: June 26, 2010
Rasheed Alabi's club, AC Omonia are preparing earnestly for their Champions League campaign.Allnigeriasoccer.com can report that they have signed the Spanish defender and former Recreativo Huelva player, Iago Bouzon (27 years) on a free transfer until June 2012.AC Omonia play host to FK Renova of Macedona in Cyprus in ...
Good news for MARTINS.....as DZEKO to hand in Transfer Request on Monday
Published: June 26, 2010
Nigeria World Cup star,Obafemi Martins may get more playing time in the new Bundesliga season following reports that Bosnian star,Edin Dzeko is to hand in an official transfer request on Monday.The 24-year-old is closely tracked by Manchester City, who are ready to sign him for 32 million Euros.Other suitors circling a...