ABWO wants to score more for Lombard-Papa
Published: September 16, 2010
The Nigerian midfielder David Abwo says he is not satisfied with himself, and the performance of his team so far in the Hungarian Championship.Abwo is the top scorer for his Hungarian Division one side Lombard-Pápa TFC with 2 goals in 5 matches, and is rated one of the best players in the league.''In the first f...
ODEMWINGIE Banner rather ironic - Head FTC
Published: September 16, 2010
The head of the FTC Vladimir Katkov has spoken of the banner, which in a few rounds ago of the Russian Championship, supporters of Lokomotiv Moscow addressed to the Nigeria striker Osaze Odemwingie. It had the picture of a banana and a caption, ''Thanks, West Brom''.''My opinion, you have to behave more correctly, but ...
South Korea Coach:The Nigeria Team is Strong
Published: September 16, 2010
The Flamingoes of Nigeria announced themselves as one of the tournament's top teams when they beat Korea DPR 3-2 in the opening match of the FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup 2010 on September 5.But when the defending champions' neighbours South Korea take the Manny Ramjohn Stadium pitch today ., they are hoping to rever...
KALU UCHE nearing Fitness
Published: September 15, 2010
Kalu Uche resumed training today with the rest of the Almeria squad in the annex of the Mediterranean Games Stadium ahead of their weekend clash with Espanyol. Unlike previous weeks, the sessions were short, very short. The squad had a rest day on Tuesday after the 2-2 draw with Real Sociedad on Monday. But Kalu Uche, ...
DAVID AMOO gives first team hint
Published: September 15, 2010
David Amoo struck a clinical double as Liverpool Reserves claimed their first win of the season with a 2-0 success over Wolves on Tuesday night.Liverpool had gone into the clash having drawn their opening two encounters of the new Barclays Premier Reserve League Northern Group B campaign but always looked in control ag...
ODEMWINGIE has no objection to VELLITONA's Naturalization
Published: September 15, 2010
The West Brom striker Osaze Odemwingie spoke about his life in the Premiership to Russian media, and that Russia should grant the Spartak Moscow player Vellitona citizenship to enable him play for the national side.By what name are you known in English?Peter. But relatives know me as Osaz.Your dedication when you arriv...
JAYCEE JOHN scored twice in controversial Bahrain-Togo Match
Published: September 15, 2010
Togo are facing allegations that a fake national team played against Bahrain earlier this month.Bahrain easily won the match 3-0, and said afterwards that they were surprised by the poor quality of the Togolese team.The Bahrain international Jaycee John Okwunwanne hit a brace in that match. Okwunwanne was born in Lagos...
JEREMIAH ANI on target for Rotherham United Reserves
Published: September 15, 2010
The Nigerian forward Jeremiah Ani helped Rotherham United Reserves to a 5-0 demolition of Lincoln City in the Totesport Cup.this afternoon. Rotherham dominated proceedings from early on when on two minutes a good interception by Bradley allowed Jeremiah Ani a strike on goal from 25 yards, but veteran 'keeper Paul Musse...
CARLOS QUEIROZ to battle LAGERBACK for Ukraine job
Published: September 15, 2010
The recently dismissed Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz has joined the list of coaches vying for the vacant Ukrainian job, according to a report in footballtransfer.com.ua.The former coach of Portugal and former assistant to Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United is ready to replace Yuri Kalitvintseva, who is the acting...
Zenit St Petersburg probe the ground for ADEBAYOR
Published: September 15, 2010
In the last hours, Russian Champions Zenit St Petersburg have intensified efforts in signing the Togo international with Nigerian roots, Emmanuel Adebayor.Zenit hope to do a deal when the winter market opens.Adebayor has long been a goal of the Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho. But now the 26 year old has new admirers...
AGBETU involved in Training Ground Bust-Up
Published: September 15, 2010
Samsunspor Nigerian striker Akeem Agbetu was involved in a training ground bust-up with a team-mate yesterday morning. Adem AlkaÅi, a defender and Agbetu rowed during the training session.Reports from Turkey say AlkaÅi was not pulling his weight in training and an angry Agbetu told him to buckle up. But AlkaÅi re...
EGUAVOEN may lead Eagles to Conakry
Published: September 15, 2010
The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF may have endorsed coach Austin Eguavoen to lead the Super Eagles against Guinea in a 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier scheduled for October 10 in Conakry.Eguavoen has been in charge of the team in an interim capacity, leading Nigeria against South Korea in an international frien...
Ibadan Agog For Ramadan Soccer Tourney
Published: September 15, 2010
It was  grassroots soccer at its best over the weekend, when a Football Competition organized to commemorate Muslims’ holy month of Ramadan came to a close in Ibadan.Oppy Stars of Molete defeated the hard fighting Unity FC of Elekuro by 2-0 to lift the coveted trophy in the exciting final match played at the...
Hapoel Tel Aviv unhappy with Referee
Published: September 15, 2010
Head coach of  Hapoel Tel Aviv Eli Gutman and players of his team were unhappy with the Russian referee Alexey Nikolaev, after the Israeli side fell 0-2 to Benfica in the group stage of the champions league.According to the losers, the referee failed to award two penalties in their favor. However, the leadership o...
ODIAH and teammates arrive Switzerland
Published: September 15, 2010
Today CSKA Moscow arrived Switzerland for their first match in the group stage of the Europa league, according to the official website of the club.Chidi Odiah and his teammates will move to Lausanne, and in the evening the army team will hold a training session in preparation for the match.Tomorrow CSKA Moscow play Swi...