MARSHALL JOHNSON could return to Union St Gilloise
Published: May 28, 2011
Eupen have been relegated to the second tier of Belgian football . This could mean their on-loan Nigerian defensive midfielder Marshall Johnson could return to his primary club Union St. Gilloise next season.Marshall, who arrived Belgium from Akwa United two years ago, played only two games for Eupen and he is frustrat...
ZENKE wants =N=100 million a year to remain with Samsunspor
Published: May 28, 2011
Joint top scorer in the Turkish first division with 16 goals in 29 games, former youth international Simon Zenke could be on the move in the summer market if his club Samsunspor refuse to play ball.According to reports in Turkey, the red and white are in discussions with Zenke and have proposed a yearly salary of 300,0...
KIM OJO a marked man against Tromso
Published: May 28, 2011
Six goals in eight games means the Nigerian striker Kim Ojo will be a marked man when SK Brann meet Tromso on Sunday in the Norwegian Championship.Tromso is Norway's best defensive team (only 7 goals conceded), and defenders Miika Koppinen and Fredrik Björck are prepared for battle. Ojo was on the radar of Tromso ...
Chievo, Atalanta and Siena in three-way battle for OKAKA
Published: May 28, 2011
The future of the Italian-Nigerian striker Stefano Okaka will certainly not be at relegated Bari. Okaka's output at Bari could be considered a failure, no thanks to injuries.After a good start to his Bari career, with goals against Lecce and Cagliari, Okaka experienced a drop in performance. Now a return to his parent ...
OBIORA NWANKWO could remain at Parma
Published: May 28, 2011
Obiorah Nwankwo, who can also play in central defense, was one of the pivots of the Inter Milan Primavera squad. This helped him gain promotion to the first team squad on the orders of  first team coach Rafa Benitez.The competition for places in central midfield was very fierce. Given that the player is co-owned b...
ENERAMO back to Esperance?
Published: May 27, 2011
The love story between Eneramo and Esperance has refused to end. The Nigeria international striker could make a dramatic return to the club he left in the winter market under a cloud. By his own high standards, Eneramo has not impressed since he arrived Turkey in the colors of Sivasspor, with three league goals in 15 a...
DAVID ALABA: My dream is to play for Bayern
Published: May 27, 2011
The future of the Austrian international David Alaba remains uncertain. The 18-year-old wing back joined Hoffenheim in the winter market on loan until the end of the 2010-2011 season. The marriage between both clubs is now over.At Hoffenheim, Alaba played with continuity, and scored two goals in 17 league games. New Ho...
AYILA: The season was a failure in all respects
Published: May 27, 2011
Nigerian defender Yussuf Ayila was the only Dynamo Kiev player that agreed to talk to journos after the 0-2 loss to Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday in the Ukrainian Cup final . The other Dynamo Kiev players refused.''We really made a mistake first. But before the second goal conceded, the chances were equal - 50 to 50. W...
Fenerbahce bid for YOBO deemed insufficient
Published: May 27, 2011
Fenerbahce have offered Everton €2.5 million to sign Joseph Yobo on a permanent basis, despite agreeing to a £7.5 million clause when the defender joined the Turkish side on a season's loan last summer.Fenerbahce coach Aykut Kocaman desperately wants to have the Nigerian captain for next season. According to...
VVV Venlo almost assured of safety
Published: May 27, 2011
In the away game at Zwolle (2-1), the two Nigerians at VVV Venlo, Amed Musa and Michael Uchebo, made their presence count.Uchebo, the Nigeria youth international, scored twice in the game to hand Venlo victory, and if the Nigerians impress in the second leg on Sunday, Venlo would continue to play at the highest level o...
OGUNJIMI ready for Turkey Test
Published: May 27, 2011
Last week Marvin Ogunjimi won the Belgian Championship with Racing Genk, but next week he plays an important match with the Belgian selection against Turkey."I was a little tired. We celebrated it for 4 or 5 days. A little rest, it feels good."I knew I had a few days to celebrate. I enjoy, but now it's over. Now I am a...
Twente fail to redeem ONYEWU
Published: May 27, 2011
Oguchi Onyewu is no longer needed at Dutch club Twente. The American defender with Nigerian heritage failed to impress after half a season with the club.Twente had an option to redeem the loan deal of the former Standard Liege player, an option which they failed to exercise. In consultation with the 29-year-old America...
ENYEAMA to be No 2 at Lille
Published: May 26, 2011
It's not yet official but the Nigerian goalkeeper of  Hapoel Tel Aviv, Vincent Enyeama (28 years), has reiterated he would be the No. 2 goalkeeper of Lille next season.Enyeama made the announcement through his official Facebook page on Wednesday, shortly after his Israeli club won the Cup of Isreal.Enyeama runs ou...
EMENIKE to trouser =N=300 million a year at Fenerbahce
Published: May 26, 2011
Coveted by clubs including Lille and Marseille, Emmanuel Emenike will stay in Turkey. The 24-year-old Nigeria international striker is now officially a player of Turkish champions Fenerbahce. Emenike, who scored 14 goals last term, has signed a four year contract with Fener, the club has announced officially. The amoun...
Nothing new about PRINCE IKPE EKONG
Published: May 25, 2011
Djurgårdens Prince Ikpe Ekong is not included in future plans of the club and has not yet played a match after nine rounds of matches in the Swedish championship. But Ekong will remain at the club until something pops up.Recall that the former Nigeria international has been declared surplus to requirements by the...