MICHAEL ODIBE:Making my debut remains a dream
Published: November 18, 2010
AC Siena defender Michael Odibe says he‘s hoping to make his Nigeria debut under new Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia, after having missed out on two previous occasions.Odibe was poised for his first cap in Nigerian colours in the cancelled Eagles‘ friendly match against Iran on Wednesday following a call-u...
RAZAK OMOTOYOSSI wants to land deal at Leicester City
Published: November 17, 2010
Razak Omotoyossi may have created an impression at Leicester City where he is undergoing trials. The 25-year-old Benin Republic international scored after only 15 minutes of play in a reserve game against Nott County on Tuesday, which Leicester won 5-1."I was pleased, but I need to work on my fitness."Leicester is a go...
New Coach for BENJAMIN ONWUACHI
Published: November 17, 2010
Polish coach Henry Kasperczak has been appointed as coach of Greece Super League club Kavala. Kasperczak succeeds Okuka Dragomir, who has been fired from his post.''I know the team is composed of very good players and therefore I will require a lot from them, '' Kasperczak said at his first press conference as coach Ka...
MOBI OKOLI survives axe at Sandnes Ulf
Published: November 17, 2010
The 23 year old Nigerian midfielder Mobi Okoli should be happy looking forward to the 2011 season in Norway. His Norwegian first division club Sandnes Ulf are reducing their squad for next season and the Nigerian, who played 17 games last term, has been told he is in the plans of the coach.However, some of his teammate...
JOHN UGOCHUKWU OGU:I compare myself to MIKEL OBI
Published: November 17, 2010
This week our spotlight is on the Nigerian midfielder John Ugochukwu Ogu. The 22-year-old talent is presently involved in a high profile transfer imbroglio involving Union St Gillis and  K.A.S Eupen.Excerpts:John, what is the latest concerning your transfer saga with K.A.S Eupen?Ogu: I have said it severally that ...
Doubts surrounding OWOERI's Ismaily Contract
Published: November 17, 2010
John Owoeri's agent has finally met with the officials of Ismaily in a bid to finalize the contract terms of his three-and-half-year deal with the club. Last week, Owoeri's agent had been scheduled to meet with the officials of the club, but nobody was at the club to receive him, and this made Owoeri very disturbed.All...
Market Value of Hot-in-Demand OGBONNA increases, as Juventus join chase
Published: November 17, 2010
The profile of the Nigerian defender Angelo Ogbonna has increased in recent weeks, and this has seen his market value rise to ten million euros. At only 22 years, he is the captain of Torino, although he is awaiting the return of the rightful owner.Ogbonna has been given tasks only fit for adults, and he has never disa...
Agent OBI:The best is yet to come
Published: November 17, 2010
Renzo Contratto, the manager of the Nigerian super teen Joel Obi says Inter Milan have not seen the best of his ward, and says the fun is only about to begin.In the Italian media, Joel Obi (19 years) has already been taken as the discovery of the season so far.''I am sorry for him that he stumbled upon this muscle inju...
West Ham want to retain VICTOR OBINNA
Published: November 17, 2010
West Ham are not having a good season, but there is a positive note:Victor Obinna, the Nigerian striker, on loan from Inter Milan to the Hammers in the summer  is doing well and West Ham are thinking seriously about buying him outright at the end of the season.According to a report in the UK edition of the Daily S...
ODUAMADI and ONYEWU may be traded to Cagliari
Published: November 17, 2010
As reported by Corriere dello Sport(Italy's second highest selling sports daily), there is huge probability that Cagliari's striker Alessandro Matri will be at AC Milan as early as January. Matri (26 years) is needed by Milan to feel the vacuum left by Pippo Inzaghi, who may have been ruled out of action for the rest o...
Russia Beckons for YINKA ADEDEJI
Published: November 17, 2010
Former Nigeria youth international Yinka Adedeji (25 years) is set move to Russia, reports MTNFootball.com.Adedji  joined Pyunik in mid-season on loan from Sunshine Stars of Akure and played 19 matches in his new role at left back.Pyunik retained the Armenian league title at the weekend following a 1-0 win away at...
CHIDI ODIAH travels to Germany for Shoulder Surgery
Published: November 16, 2010
Nigeria international and CSKA Moscow defender Chidi Odiah will travel to Germany in the coming days to undergo surgery on his right shoulder. The injury has troubled Odiah all through the season, but recently it became more worrisome, even when he was not playing regularly for the side. So the surgeons have to correct...
GEORGE FINIDI will be presented on Wednesday
Published: November 16, 2010
Finidi George's presentation as the Director of International Football of Real Betis Balompié will be held on Wednesday at 13:00 at the official club store located in the stadium.The ceremony will be held after the morning's training session.According to the official website of Real Betis, as has been done with ...
Official:CHIBUZOR CHILAKA joins GABRIEL OWOLABI at Bradford Park
Published: November 16, 2010
The Anglo-Nigerian striker Chibuzor Chilaka has joined Northern Premier League Premier Division club Bradford Park Avenue on loan from city neighbours Bradford City. Bradford Park play in the seventh tier of English football.Chilaka is expected to stay at his new club until December 12, 2010. The powerhouse forward cou...
MAGNUS OKUONGHAE hoping for home comfort
Published: November 16, 2010
Magnus Okuonghae is hoping for some home comfort after Colchester United's unbeaten away league record bit the dust.Colchester lost for the first time on their travels in npower League One when they went down 2-1 at Swindon Town last weekend.Okuonghae told the Gazette: “We have three home games in a row now, whic...