SAMSON SIASIA meets EKWUEME, ABWO in Poland
Published: April 11, 2011
Samson Siasia has Poland based Nigerian players in his plans for the national team. The Eagles gaffer who is currently touring Europe stopped over in Poland and on Saturday held discussions with Felix Ogbuke(Legia Warsaw), Martins Ekwueme, David Abwo( both Zaglebie Lubin) and Ugochukwu Ukah (Widzew Lodz).''The coach me...
KENNETH OMERUO to Standard Liege - Report
Published: April 11, 2011
After impressing in trails, Kenneth Josiah Omeruo has joined Belgian Jupiler League side Standard Liege, MTNFootball is reporting. The former Sunshine Stars Akure centre back attended the last Under-17 World Cup held in Nigeria, where the Golden Eaglets finished on the second step of the podium behind Switzerland. Omer...
Queens Park Rangers could offer OLOFINJANA Premiership Return
Published: April 11, 2011
Forgotten Super Eagles combative midfielder Seyi Olofinjana faces a dilemma of choice in the summer market. As reported by thisishullandeastriding.co.uk, Olofinjana is being targeted by Premier League-bound QPR, who have joined Cardiff  in the race for the midfielder's signature.  The 30-year-old Nigerian has...
Update TAIWO: Signs 4-year pre-contract with Benfica, could face =N=300 Million Fine
Published: April 11, 2011
Taye Taiwo has NOT signed a pre-contract with AC Milan, as reported in some quarters. Milan have refused to officially comment on contract talks with the ex Gabros defender. The 25-year-old is battling to secure a French Passport to have any hope of moving to the Rossoneri. There is banter in the French media that he b...
NOSA IGIEBOR does not like left midfield role
Published: April 11, 2011
Olympic Team and Lillestrom Norway midfielder Nosa Igiebor started from the left side of midfield in Sunday's remarkable 4-4 away draw with Rosenborg.Igiebor, widely regarded as one of the top play-makers in Norway, was on the scoresheet five minutes after the interval.The 20-year-old admits that the left side of midfi...
Olympic Team dreaming of London, Win in Malabo
Published: April 11, 2011
Nigerians have their sights set on London next year and a 9-1 aggregate drubbing of lightweights Equatorial Guinea was easily the most convincing victory of the second round qualifiers this weekend.Warri Wolves striker Ekigho Ehiosun scored a sensational hat-trick (29th, 64th, 70th min) and another strike by Leicester...
JOSEPH AKPALA: We started perfectly
Published: April 10, 2011
At the beginning of the season, Joseph Akpala was criticized but his form has picked up lately, scoring five goals in the last seven games in the league. Against Anderlecht, the former Bendel Insurance striker showed that he is still a scourge for many defenses.Akpala scored the third goal in Brugge's 3-0 win over Ande...
OMOTOYOSSI needs Clearance from FIFA
Published: April 10, 2011
Former Sunshine Stars striker Razak Omotoyossi needs clearance from FIFA before making his debut for Swedish club, Gais. Consequently, he missed the 4-0 victory over Trelleborg FF on Saturday.Omotoyossi was registered by the Welsh League after a practice match with Swansea.  The Welsh FA have written to FIFA for t...
OKORONKWO: Conceding three goals at home is bad
Published: April 10, 2011
Rostov lost 1-3 at home to Volga in the fourth round of matches in the Russian Championship on Sunday. The Nigeria international Isaac Okoronkwo, who scored the consolation goal for Rostov, shared his thoughts and impressions on the game.''After the first goal scored against us, Volga completely blocked the center of t...
Super-Agent JOHN SHITTU denies Hamburg move for MIKEL
Published: April 10, 2011
Lats week, the most authoritative transfer market website in the world, transfermarkt.de, broke the news that Bundesliga side Hamburg were interested in signing Mikel Obi (23 years) for a fee of 12 million euros. However, super-agent, John Shittu (Mikel's attorney) has 'denied' reports linking his client to Hamburg.''T...
IKECHUKWU UCHE sitting on the fence
Published: April 10, 2011
For the first time, on Monday, Ikechukwu Uche faces his former club Getafe. Last week, news emanating from the Spanish media revealed that Real Zaragoza had defaulted in the re-payment schedule for Uche's transfer fee.''"I hope the atmosphere is not heated over this issue. These are issues between the clubs and I'm not...
Lazio Coach: EMMANUEL SANI is a treasure
Published: April 10, 2011
Alberto Bollini, the youth team coach of lazio has showered praises on the Nigeria youth international Emmanuel Sani. The 18-year-old joined the Biancocelesti last month and has gotten rave reviews in the Italian Press.Emmanuel, golden ball winner at the last Under 17's was in full game action on Saturday in Lazio's 4-...
ODEMWINGIE to Juventus.... White Smoke
Published: April 10, 2011
The People UK says the Nigeria international Osaze Odemwingie, author of a brilliant season for West Brom with 11 goals, could be heading to Juventus in the summer. Fulham's Andy Johnson has been penciled by Roy Hodgson as Odemwigie's replacement at The Hawthorns.However, the report linking Odemwingie to the Old Lady i...
Update TAIWO - To invoke EU-Cotonou Agreement to seal Milan Move
Published: April 09, 2011
Allnigeriasoccer.com reported yesterday that Taiwo's impending move to Milan could be in jeopardy because he does not have a European Union Passport. Because of the strict foreign quota rule in Italy, only one foreign player can be signed by clubs in a season. Milan are close to announcing a deal for the Santos (Brazil...
PETER IJEH loses consciousness
Published: April 09, 2011
As reported by Swedish number one Daily Aftonbladet, Peter Ijeh had to be replaced after 81 minutes in the away game with Orebro. Orebro defender Michael Almebäc wanted to clear the ball but his knee met Ijeh on the chest.The 34-year-old Nigerian fell down immediately to the grass. According to the club's medical ...