EDWIN EZIYODAWE scores as Lillestrom beat Danish Champions
Published: June 27, 2010
Former Bendel Insurance player,Edward Eziyodawe was on target in the second half as Norwegian side,Lillestrøm SK beat Danish Champions,FC Copenhagen 2-0 in a friendly game yesterday.Both goals from Lillestrøm came in the second half.The first goal came in the 54th minute through Khaled Mouelhi from the ...
BOATENG steals one over his half brother as Black Stars through to Quarter-Finals
Published: June 26, 2010
Kevin Prince Boateng's Ghana are through to the quarter-finals of the World Cup after an entertaining 2-1 victory this evening in Rustenburg.Africa’s time is not yet up!For all the dismay and despair at the performance of the host continent in the tournament in which the gap between football’s first and thi...
DOUGLAS MAICON may leave OBIORAH AND JOEL OBI on Monday?
Published: June 26, 2010
Douglas Maicon,the Inter Milan right back is on his way to Real Madrid.Maicon could be transferred to Real Madrid as early as Monday next week.According to revelations from the Italian media on Saturday,Inter Milan have accepted an increased offer of thirty million euros for the Brazilian super star.A possible exchange...
ONYEWU still on the bench as USA,Ghana name squad
Published: June 26, 2010
The USA international of Nigerian heritage,Oguchi Onyewu will be on the bench when the USA take on Ghana in the second round of the World Cup this evening.As it was in the match against Algeria,the USA Coach, Bob Bradley has decided to dispense with the AC Milan defender.The Inter Milan player,Sulley Muntari is on th...
Africa's World Cup slots intact - FIFA
Published: June 26, 2010
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke insists there are no plans to reduce Africa's allocation of places at future World Cup finals despite a poor showing from the continent's teams in South Africa.Five of the six African nations are already out, with Ghana flying the flag for the continent against the United States in ...
OBASI interesting Bayer Leverkusen,Editor ,Tribalfootball dismisses Arsenal,Man City link
Published: June 26, 2010
Nigeria World Cup star,Chinedu Obasi has been targeted by top German outfit,Bayer Leverkusen,sources in Germany have revealed to allnigeriasoccer.com.Obasi,24, is under contract with Hoffenheim until 2014 but the club Chairman,Peter Hofmann, is ready to release one of his prized assets if the price is right.Obasi joine...
FIFA to discuss Jabulani ball
Published: June 26, 2010
FIFA has finally acknowledged that there may be something wrong with the Jabulani World Cup ball, but won't act on the problem until after the tournament,sport24.co.za reports.Many players have likened the Jabulani to a "supermarket ball," saying it is too unpredictable and flies through the air too easily."We're not d...
Official:New team-mate for RASHEED ALABI
Published: June 26, 2010
Rasheed Alabi's club, AC Omonia are preparing earnestly for their Champions League campaign.Allnigeriasoccer.com can report that they have signed the Spanish defender and former Recreativo Huelva player, Iago Bouzon (27 years) on a free transfer until June 2012.AC Omonia play host to FK Renova of Macedona in Cyprus in ...
Good news for MARTINS.....as DZEKO to hand in Transfer Request on Monday
Published: June 26, 2010
Nigeria World Cup star,Obafemi Martins may get more playing time in the new Bundesliga season following reports that Bosnian star,Edin Dzeko is to hand in an official transfer request on Monday.The 24-year-old is closely tracked by Manchester City, who are ready to sign him for 32 million Euros.Other suitors circling a...
Sheikh Al-Thani acquires Malaga
Published: June 26, 2010
A member of the Qatari Royal family has acquired the Spanish Liga side,Malaga for thirty six million euros,after nearly five months of negotiations.Abdullah Bin Nassar Al-Thani,the new owner runs companies in thirty different countries of the world - hotels,shopping malls,Telecoms and Car rentals, and plans to turn the...
I have always done my best for Nigeria, not quitting Super Eagles - YAKUBU
Published: June 26, 2010
Everton striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni wants to play on for Nigeria, despite a poor World Cup.Yakubu told The Daily Sun he is not going to quit Everton since he has another two-year contract.And he is prepared to keep fighting for a place in the new Super Eagles, even as he faulted those calling for his head.He said: “...
ALLEGRI to coach NNAMDI ODUAMADI
Published: June 26, 2010
It's now a done deal, signed by both parties, i.e. AC Milan and Massimiliano Allegri. The former Cagliari coach and Adriano Galliani met yesterday in the club's Milan offices and an agreement was reached, resulting in a two-year contract for the manager. They also ironed out all the difficulties with Cagliari regarding...
MUNTARI set to start against ONYEWU's United States
Published: June 26, 2010
Sulley Muntari could return to a lead role for Ghana in Saturday’s World Cup second round game against the United States days after being threatened with being sent home after an altercation with his coach.Milovan Rajevac said the skilful but tempestuous midfielder, a recent Champions League winner with Inter Mil...
LAGERBACK has accepted Eagles Offer - JOHN FASHANU
Published: June 26, 2010
Former Wimbledon striker,John Fashanu says Lars Lagerback has accepted to lead the Eagles post World Cup.Lagerback received a lot of stick from some players after the Eagles elimination on Tuesday.But the Nigeria Football Federation Vice President Amanze Uchegbulam said after the match that he,Lagerbäck. would rem...
Newcastle,Blackpool and Bristol City battle for SHITTU
Published: June 26, 2010
Newcastle United face competition for Bolton Wanderers defender Danny Shittu.The Nigeria international has attracted an enquiry from Newcastle.Shittu turned down a move to Turkish club Kayserispor before leaving for the World Cup and is hoping to remain in English football, with Bristol City also said to be in the mark...