UCHE's Almeria in crisis
Published: September 22, 2010
Almeria lost yet again, this time 0-1 to Levante, and hits the drop zone for the first time since the club was promoted to La Liga.Almeria deserved to lose because the team had possession but did not know what to do with the ball. It was the second defeat for the club in four games, and they are now second from bottom....
SHOLA AMEOBI sends Chelsea out of League Cup
Published: September 22, 2010
Newcastle's Shola Ameobi sent 10-man Chelsea crashing out of the Carling Cup with a 90th-minute winner in a 4-3 thriller at Stamford Bridge. No Mikel Obi in today's tie, as he was rested.Chelsea, who lost Salomon Kalou and Yossi Benayoun through injury, had taken a sixth-minute lead through young left-back Patrick Van ...
LUCKY IDAHOR loses coach
Published: September 22, 2010
The current Ukrainian cup champions Tavria have sacked their coach, the official website of the club reports. Today's defeat in the Ukrainian cup became the fifth consecutive defeat for the club in all competitions. In those matches, the club conceded a total of 17 goals. ''After another big loss in the fourth round of...
YOBO:I'll be ready for Fener's Next Game
Published: September 22, 2010
The Nigeria skipper Joseph Yobo says he is happy with life in Turkey, specifically his club Fenerbahçe. Yobo and his family have settled in Turkey, since his move from EPL side Everton.''Istanbul's a beautiful city I think. Only a few weeks I have been here. Me and my family, we are enjoying this city. I'm happy...
YOBO and Wife Attend Super Wedding
Published: September 22, 2010
Yesterday, Super Eagles skipper Joseph Yobo and his wife Adaeze Yobo attended the wedding of Turkish National Team and Fenerbahçe first choice goalkeeper Volkan Demirel to Miss Belgium 2009, Zeynep Sever.It was a glamorous wedding that attracted the top officials of the club to Ciragan Palace, Turkey. Fenerbah&c...
OMOTOYOSSI to trial at Swansea City
Published: September 22, 2010
Championship Swansea City have handed a trial to Benin international striker Razak Omotoyossi, reports TribalFootball.The 24-year-old is a free agent after leaving French club Metz and he has already revealed his desire to move to the UK.He spent time on trial at Blackpool, but failed to earn a contract with Ian Hollow...
JOHN OWOERI to join Ismaily in January
Published: September 22, 2010
Heartland winger John Owoeri will join Ismaili of Egypt from Heartland in January, Ismaily chairman Nassr Aboul-Hassan confirmed. Allnigeriasoccer.com revealed three weeks ago Ismaily were close to a deal for the winger."We reached a three-year contract agreement with Owoeri. He will join us in January," Aboul-Hassan t...
ZAPATA has long term plans for Super Eagles
Published: September 22, 2010
Allnigeriasoccer.com caught up with the Sunshine Stars coach Rolo Zapata who has indicated interest to coach the Super Eagles.Regarding his activities in Nigeria, coach Rolo Zapata said: '' I am not a simple football coach.  I did not come here to lose. I am training people to be successful in football and in thei...
Welcome Goal for EZEKIEL BALA
Published: September 22, 2010
In the 1980s, Ezekiel Bala's club Bryne were in the top division in Norway. But this season, they are in danger of relegation to the third tier of Norwegian football. Things could change as there is optimism in the team after Sunday's 3-0 away win over Moss. Ex Nigeria youth international Bala was introduced as a 46th ...
ABIODUN LAWAL ends Career at 20 Years
Published: September 22, 2010
Azerbaijani Football Club AZAL have parted with one of their Nigerian players. According to the official website of AZAL Baku, Abiodun Lawal's contract with the club has been terminated with immediate effect.The reason for termination is a knee injury, which the player has been hiding from the club. Reports from Azerba...
FC Midtjylland Blank Nigerians from Cup Tie
Published: September 22, 2010
Today, FC Midtjylland will be without the services of their Nigerian contingent for the Ekstra Bladet Cup match against Avedøre. Adigun Salami, Izunna Uzochukwu, Rilwan Hassan and Sylvester Igboun were not named in the 15 man squad. They were all involved in action on Sunday in the 2-0 away victory over Sø...
Infamous World Cup Referee Arrested for Drug Smuggling
Published: September 22, 2010
Byron Moreno, a former Ecuadorian football referee who officiated at the 2002 FIFA World Cup has been arrested for suspected drug smuggling. Moreno was arrested at John F. Kennedy International airport after he arrived on a flight from Ecuador.During a routine check, security found 10 clear bags containing nearly 10 po...
SIASIA: I want to lead Eagles to 2014 World Cup
Published: September 21, 2010
Heartland FC’s manager and former Flying Eagles Coach Samson Siasia spoke with Goal.com on Tuesday about his shaky negotiations with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to coach the Super Eagles and other matters affecting football in the country.Can I start by calling you Super Eagles potential coach or Heartl...
Super Falcons draw South Africa in AWC
Published: September 21, 2010
The Super Falcons of Nigeria have been drawn against Hosts South Africa in Group A for the 7th Africa Women’s Championship at the draw held on Tuesday at the Birchwood Hotel, Ekurhuleni City, South Africa.Other teams in Group A are debutants are Tanzania and Mali.Holders Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Algeria and Came...
VICTOR OBINNA Scores Overdue goal for West Ham
Published: September 21, 2010
The Nigeria international Victor Obinna has scored his first goal for West Ham. The 23 year-old  upstaged Sunderland's record signing Asamoah Gyan to fire West Ham into the Carling Cup fourth round following their 2-1 result.Obinna blasted home a 59th-minute winner to dump the Black Cats out of the competition aft...