IZUNNA UZOCHUKWU Gets High Marks In Denmark
Published: March 19, 2012
It was a brilliant display by Izunna Uzochukwu in FC Midtjylland's tricky away fixture to Scandinavia's finest FC Copenhagen last weekend, a match which ended 0-0. FCM Coach Glen Riddersholm acknowledged the excellent performance of Uzochukwu in his post match comments.  One of the highli...
DERICK CHUKA OGBU Explains Standard Liege Absence
Published: March 19, 2012
Oud-Hevelee Leuven young Nigerian striker Derick Chuka Ogbu who turned 22 on Monday was absent in the 0-4 loss to Standard Liege in the last round of matches in the Belgian League. The former Qatar based forward has explained the reason why he had been unavailable for matches played by Leuven in the last t...
Red Hot UDEMEZUE Yearns For Eagles Call-Up
Published: March 19, 2012
Nigerian striker Udemezue Lion Emmanuel, who recently penned a deal with Moldovan side, RS Lilcora FC has appealed to the Super Eagles handler Stephen Keshi to step up his scouting scheme by extending invitation to players plying their trade in small European countries. The former Olimpia FC of Moldova striker, who ...
JOSEPH YOBO Unhappy With Derby Draw
Published: March 18, 2012
Fenerbahçe have missed the opportunity to close the points gap on league leaders Galatasaray after drawing 2-2 at the ├ů×ükrü Saraco├äčlu Stadium on Saturday. The Yellow Canaries trail Galatasaray by nine points. Super Eagles skipper Joseph Yobo put up an imperious display in his 29th game (only two...
FANENDO ADI: Tavria Is An Ambitious Club
Published: March 18, 2012
Tavria forward Fanendo Adi has shared his thoughts and impressions on his first month at the club to Ukrainian media. ''It has been very positive. Tavria is an ambitious football club, which is very important to me. I successfully worked in the group in the strong willed victory over the Carpathians. Now e...
JOEL OBI Meets MARIO BALOTELLI In Milan
Published: March 18, 2012
Nigeria whiz-kid Joel Obi made his sixth start of the season in Inter's 0-0 draw with Atalanta on Sunday.  Before the 20-year-old's appearance at the Giuseppe Meazza Stadium, he met a very good friend on Saturday, the Manchester City attacker Mario Balotelli, informs fcinternews.it. Manchester City had ...
Official: Ex IFK Gothenburg Starlet, LAWAL ISMAIL Joins Syrianska
Published: March 18, 2012
Through a statement via the official website, Syrianska FC have announced the acquisition of Lawal Ismail, a Nigerian player who plays with a Swedish Passport, from rivals IFK Gothenburg. Lawal, 20, was very impressive for Syrianska FC in the test games played, and this convinced the club to sign him on a perma...
OBAFEMI MARTINS Begs For First Team Shirt
Published: March 18, 2012
Nigeria international forward Obafemi Martins was a 68th minute substitute in the 0-1 loss to Kuban' Krasnodar. Armenian international Marcos Pizzelli scored the solitary goal for Kuban two minutes before the interval. Speaking to allnigeriasoccer.com after the match, Martins said: ''I am disappointed with...
JOSEPH AKPALA Scores 19th Goal Of The Season
Published: March 18, 2012
Forgotten Nigeria international Joseph Akpala scored his 18th and 19th goal of the season in the Brugge derby on Sunday.  Akpala's pair of strikes was enough to hand Brugge a 2-1 victory over their bitter rivals. Van Eenoo with a curling free-kick had given Cercle Brugge shortly before the half h...
Exclusive: Enyimba's NONSO LALA Close To Signing Three-Year Deal With Hodd
Published: March 18, 2012
Enyimba striker Nonso Elias Lala might have earned himself a contract at Norwegian first division outfit Hodd FC. The highly rated rookie was very impressive in two test games played by Hodd. Lala, 21, scored in Hodd's last exhibition game played last Thursday against Bryne at La Manga, Spain.  ''I feel quit...
CHARLES OKERE Targets Debut Goal
Published: March 17, 2012
New kid on the block Charles Okere, who recently penned a deal with basement Polish side LKS Spójnia Osiek-Zimnodóa, makes his official debut for the club on Sunday against MKS Trzebinia-Siersza. Okere's displays for past club Orkan Szczyrzyc caught the attention of  LKS Spójnia, ...
OBAFEMI MARTINS Ready For Kuban Test
Published: March 17, 2012
The Russian Premier League game at the Kuban Stadium has Nigerian interest. Obafemi Martins and his Rubin Kazan teammates travel to face Kuban' Krasnodar who are managed by a famous personality - the ex Romania legend Dan Petrescu. Martins was on the bench in the last round of matches against Victor Obinna's Lo...
MOSES ADAMS Urges STEPHEN KESHI To Monitor Belgian League
Published: March 17, 2012
As the Super Eagles get ready for some quick-fire games in June, former Under 20 Nigeria international and Westerlo central midfielder Moses Adams is unhappy that the National Team selectors have failed to hand up call-ups to the footballers plying their trade in Belgium's Jupiler League. Adams's last game...
Probably ODEMWINGIE Absent Against Wigan
Published: March 16, 2012
The Head Coach of West Brom Roy Hodgson says Nigerian striker Osaze Odemwingie is unlikely to be fit for this weekend's EPL fixture against Wigan. Last week, Odemwingie complained of discomfort at the gastrocnemius muscle. The Baggies manager does not want to risk him for the game. ''Peter Odemwingie is...
Official:TOPE OBADEYI Rejoins Rochdale
Published: March 16, 2012
22-year-old Bolton striker Tope Obadeyi has rejoined League One Rochdale on loan, reports the official website of the Dale. Rochdale boss John Coleman had made recruiting a striker a priority as his side are the second lowest scorers in League One and currently lie bottom of the pile, six points from safety with 10 ...