Exclusive:ODEMWINGIE interesting West Brom
Published: August 16, 2010
The Lokomotiv Moscow and Nigeria forward,Osaze Odemwingie is attracting interest from newly promoted EPL side,West Bromich Albion .Recall that West Brom suffered the heaviest defeat at the start of the premiership on Saturday,against Chelsea.Greek side,Panathinaikos were also interested in Osaze's signature but the 29 ...
Marseille to battle Trabzonspor and Fenerbahce for KALU UCHE
Published: August 16, 2010
It is no secret that Alfonso Garcia is negotiating with several clubs for the Nigeria international,Kalu Uche.It was also not surprising that he did not feature in the friendly game against Granada on Saturday.Instead it was an emotional day for the fans as the 4,000 supporters present rose from their seats to cheer th...
OFERE's days numbered in Sweden
Published: August 16, 2010
Racing Genk who are on top of the log in the Belgian league still want to strengthen the attack. Genk are not short of good strikers as the club has scored 11 goals in 3 matches.Arsenal, Juventus, Chievo, Everton, Fulham, Leverkusen, Ajax, PSV & FC Twente scouts are said to be monitoring one of Genk's strikers,Jell...
ENERAMO can't save Esperance from defeat
Published: August 16, 2010
After having won its first matches, Esperance of Tunis stumbled in Lubumbashi against the title holder, TP Mazembe. Esperance had taken the lead at the 41st minute thanks to their Nigerian attacker, Michael Eneramo. However, three minutes later, the Carbonites that were playing without Trésor Mputu, Guy Lusadisu...
Heartland lose to Ismaily
Published: August 16, 2010
A blunder from Heartland custodian on 15 minutes gave Ismaili their first win in the CAF Champions League group stage on Sunday.A long pass tricked the keeper, who unreasonably advanced outside the area, as the ball hit the ground and went over his head.The ball then found Ismaili's Nigerian striker Ndubuisi Godwin, wh...
SIASIA may seal deal on Tuesday
Published: August 15, 2010
Lawyers representing Samson Siasia have told MTNFootball.com exclusively that they are confident a deal for the former Nigeria international to take over the Super Eagles would be reached on Tuesday.  Siasia's lead lawyer Ijere Austin told MTNFootball.com that he is hopeful a deal would be struck Tuesday when they...
Liverpool closing in on COLE
Published: August 15, 2010
Liverpool  are closing in on West Ham United striker Carlton Cole.Manchester City’s £23million capture of Mario Balotelli could set off a transfer merry-go-round which may end up with West Ham’s Cole at Anfield.The sale means Inter boss Rafa Benitez can bid for Javier Mascherano, with Barca also ...
MIKEL may lose KAKUTA to Bayern Munich
Published: August 15, 2010
Chelsea teenager Gael Kakuta is wanted by Bayern Munich. The French midfielder's controversial move from Lens to Stamford Bridge in 2007 eventually brought Chelsea a FIFA ban on transfers. It was quashed on appeal when it was ruled that the French club's pre-contract with the youngster was not valid. Now, after being l...
OLISEH apologizes to Liberian fans
Published: August 15, 2010
Liberian born Nigerian CSKA Moscow striker, Sekou Jabateh Oliseh has apologized to fans of Liberia’s Lone Star after the striker failed to turn out in Monrovia for the tournament gear to give Lone Star Hungarian tactician Bertalan Bisckie the chance to select players for the new breed Lone Star.Jabateh noted that...
Besiktas temptation for ADEBAYOR
Published: August 15, 2010
In the last hours,Besiktas have contacted Manchester City on the availability of the Togolese-Nigerian,Emmanuel Adebayor.The 26 year old might be the last player to arrive at Beskitas in the summer market following the capture of Guti and Quaresma.The Turkish club want to excel this season and are looking for a striker...
Club Brugge pardon Moroccan international
Published: August 15, 2010
The Moroccan international,Nabil Dirar who was sent to the B team of Club Brugge three weeks ago,as a form of punishment has been recalled to the professional group.The Moroccan midfielder has been included in the squad to face Cercle Brugge on Sunday evening by his coach Adrie Koster.Nabil has scored 5 goals in 53 app...
Fiorentina narrow interest to VICTOR OBINNA and MISIMOVIC
Published: August 15, 2010
Fiorentina are still tracking the Nigeria winger/striker,Victor Obinna as a replacement for Stevan Jovetic(20 years) who has been ruled out of action for eight months.Fiorentina have given up hope in signing Pasquale Foggia who plays for Lazio and are concentrating their efforts in landing the versatile midfielder,Wolf...
KALU UCHE presented with top scorer award
Published: August 15, 2010
The Nigeria international,Kalu Uche was officially presented with an award as Almeria's top scorer last season.The award ceremony has long been on the cards but it was finally held yesterday by the club's hierarchy before the friendly with Granada which Almeria won 2-0.More than 4,000 spectators witnessed the event.&nb...
Ex Eagles gaffer,BERTI VOGTS to watch ODIAH's match
Published: August 15, 2010
Head coach of Azerbaijani football team Berti Vogts will watch the Russian league match this afternoon between Chidi Odiah's CSKA Moscow and Anzhi Makhachkala,reports the official website of the football federation.Vogts intends to watch the Azerbaijani player,Mahir Shukurov who plays for Anzhi Makhachkala.The 27 year ...
CAF Champions league:Al Ahly Bus stoned,two players injured
Published: August 15, 2010
The build up to Ahli's Champions League clash at Algeria's JS Kabylie on Sunday was dominated by contradictory headlines – a warm reception and a stoned bus.Things looked bright and on the right road when Kabylie warmly welcomed Ahli's contingent in an attempt to ease tensions between Egypt and Algeria after two ...