Vote of No Confidence For SAMSON SIASIA , Fails Afcon Test
Published: October 08, 2011
Samson Siasia's reign as Coach of Africa's most populous black nation is about to come to an end. Nigeria failed to qualify for next year's African Cup Of Nations even as best second placed team after drawing 2-2 with Guinea at the Abuja National Stadium.The Super Eagles were sometimes sluggish as the game progressed, ...
Liverpool Join Queue For ANGELO OGBONNA
Published: October 08, 2011
A horde of clubs including AC Milan, Inter Milan, Juventus, Lazio Napoli, Arsenal, Fulham, Benfica and PSG are after the Italian-Nigerian defender Angelo Ogbonna.Rated at 16 million euros by transfer market experts, EPL side Liverpool are the latest suitors for the highly rated Italy Under 21 international.The 23-year-...
MICHAEL ODIBE Calls For Support
Published: October 08, 2011
Michael  Odibe has tasked Nigerians to give their maximum support to the Super Eagles in Saturday’s crucial African Cup of Nations Qualifier against the Syli Stars of Guinea at the Abuja National Stadium.''Nigeria will still be the overwhelming favourites and I am tipping them to beat Guinea. It won’t ...
BABATUNDE WUSU Reveals No Racism in Finland
Published: October 06, 2011
Babatunde Wusu, who is rated as Nigeria's top player in Finland this season, has told the country's media that racism does not exist in Finland.''The away fans might make some noise, but that is quite normal, and so is done.''Racism is, of course, extremely silly, and it should not be given any chance. The most importa...
Official:SUNDAY OKODUGHA Extends Contract With IFK Mariehamn
Published: October 06, 2011
Sunday Okodugha has extended his contract with Finnish premier league club IFK Mariehamn until the end of the 2012-2013 season. Okodugha joined IFK Mariehamn in the spring of 2010, but picked up a career threatening injury in June which ruled him out of action for eight months. IFK Mariehamn have faith in the striker a...
ODION IGHALO May Leave Granada In January
Published: October 06, 2011
Olympic National Team striker Odion Ighalo (22 years) may leave La Liga side Granada CF in January, reports granadacf.ideal.es. Ighalo is uncomfortable with his lack of playing opportunities in his third consecutive season with the red and white.With the arrival of compatriot Ikechukwu Uche, the Nigeria youth-teamer ha...
3SC Crisis Deepens as GBOLAHAN SALAMI, ADEPOJU Engage in Shouting Match
Published: October 06, 2011
3SC South Africa returnee, Gbolahan Salami and the club’s General Manager Mutiu Adepoju were during the team’s Wednesday’s training session at Obafemi Awolowo training pitch engaged in a squabble. What is actually responsible for the ugly incidence by the two is yet to be unravelled, as both did not w...
Oyo SWAN Commiserates With Babalade Over Mother's Death
Published: October 06, 2011
Oyo State Chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has commiserated with the shooting Stars’ Team manager Ajibade Babalade who lost his mother on Friday September 30th in a private hospital in Lagos after brief illness.Oyo SWAN, in letter signed by its Chairman Salem Akindele-Rock conveyed sincere ...
Niger Governor Plans New Stadium Project
Published: October 06, 2011
In a bid to enhance sports horizon in Niger State, the Chief Servant of the state, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu has concluded plan to construct an ultra modern sports complex that will rank among the best on the continent.The project which is slated for completion by year 2014 is part of the Governor’s determ...
UGOCHUKWU UKAH Leaves For London On Friday
Published: October 06, 2011
Ahead of the social meeting with Ghana next Tuesday, Widzew Lodz centre-back Ugochukwu Ukah will fly to London on Friday. Ukah's club had earlier announced through a statement on its official website that he left for London on Wednesday.  MichaĂ…‚ Kulesza, a spokesman for Widzew says Ukah will return to Poland on ...
Doncaster Target DANNY SHITTU
Published: October 06, 2011
QPR defender Danny Shittu could be on the move, reports TribalFootball.com.Doncaster boss Dean Saunders is considering a move for 31-year old QPR centre.The Nigeria international is available from the Rs on-loan....
CHUKS ANEKE Wants Loan Move
Published: October 06, 2011
Chuks Aneke believes the time could soon be right for him to head out on loan.The 18-year-old has enjoyed a successful three-year spell in the Reserves under the stewardship of Neil Banfield but is keen to take his game to the next level – even if it means spending some time away from Arsenal.“Personally I ...
SOLOMON OKORONKWO Fears For National Team Future
Published: October 06, 2011
Solomon Okoronkwo is dissatisfied with his lack of first team chances at AaFK. He feels this is affecting his invitation to the Nigeria National Team. Against IK Start on Monday, the 2008 Beijing Olympics silver medallist spent 90 minutes on the bench.''I was stuck on the age-specific national teams and Olympic nationa...
DANIEL CHIMA CHUKWU: We Adore OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER
Published: October 06, 2011
Molde FK are aiming for their first Tippeligaen title in their centenary year. This season, they'v topped the table for most part of the campaign. Unbeaten in six league games, Molde could win the title in three week's time if other results go their way.20-year-old Nigerian striker Daniel Chima Chukwu has attributed th...
JOEL OBI, The Future of Inter Milan
Published: October 05, 2011
New gaffer Claudio Ranieri is counting on the Nigeria whiz Joel Obi as Inter Milan attempt to regain the league title from bitter rivals and neighbours AC Milan, reports our colleagues at fcinternews.it.The former NEPA Lagos midfielder is one of the joyous notes of Inter Milan this season. Due to his flexibility, the c...