JOSEPH AKPALA starts Rehab with Club Brugge
Published: October 05, 2010
The Club Brugge striker Joseph Akpala has started rehabilitation according to the official website of the club. And the rehab is going smoothly. Yesterday, the ex Bendel Insurance striker got on the beach  with a workout ball. The 24 year old got injured in the Europa league clash against Dynamo Minsk on August 26...
Big Clubs fight for TAIWO's Left Foot
Published: October 05, 2010
Chelsea are positioning themselves to lure the Nigeria left back Taye Taiwo to London. According to French media, Chelsea are now keeping tabs on Taiwo with a view to a close-season move.Taiwo has an endless list of European heavyweights as suitors. It must be said that his contract situation has everything to entice a...
Home based Eagles shocked over FIFA Hammer
Published: October 05, 2010
Super Eagles players preparing for this weekend’s 2012 Nations Cup qualifier in Guinea are yet to come to terms with Monday’s ban imposed on Nigeria by world soccer governing body FIFA.FIFA Monday announced that Nigeria has been suspended from all levels of the game until the country’s government desi...
Sunderland to bid for KALU UCHE in January
Published: October 05, 2010
Looking for a striker in January, Sunderland have eyes on the Nigeria world cup star Kalu Uche. The Black Cats are prepared to submit a bid of five million pounds for the Almeria forward, according to TalkSport.The Nigeria international, who can operate as an out-and-out striker or in midfield, has hit three goals in h...
NWAKAEME and PETER UTAKA put on show in Denmark
Published: October 05, 2010
OB Odense went home with all three points as they defeated Aalborg(2-1). Utaka scored twice for Odense(16th and 75th), while Dickson Nwakaeme scored his first goal in the Super league with a 25th minute beauty for Aalborg.For Utaka, it was his goal number five and six in the league. Hans Henrik Andreasen is presently t...
I want to be Super Eagles Coach - SIASIA
Published: October 05, 2010
Coach of Heartland Football Club of Owerri, Samsia Siasia has said that as much as he wants to emerge as coach of the Super Eagles, he is not desperate.In an interview yesterday, the former U-23 Eagles coach said he is long overdue for the Eagles plum job, adding that this is the right time to take over as the handler ...
JOSEPH YOBO: Fenerbahce defense is in good hands
Published: October 04, 2010
Nigeria's skipper Joseph Yobo has given guarantee to the Fenerbahçe supporters that the defense is in good hands. The on loan Everton defender has formed a good understanding with the Uruguay national team captain Diego Lugano since he arrived the club.Yobo was signed on loan on the last day of the summer market...
MARTINS EKWUEME sidelined for five weeks
Published: October 04, 2010
The defensive midfielder of KGHM ZagĂ…‚Ă„™bie Lubin, Martins Nnabugwu Ekwueme(25 years) will be out of action for five weeks, Polish media is reporting. Ekwueme suffered a shoulder injury in the second half during the league match with Cracovia Kraków on Saturday, and had to be replaced in the 61st minute.The ex...
Valencia move for TAYE TAIWO
Published: October 04, 2010
In the last hours, the Nigeria left back Taye Taiwo( 25 years) has been targeted by Spanish side Valencia. Chelsea, Inter Milan, Seville and Bayern Munich have also showed interest in Taiwo.Valencia are especially enticed by the possibility of taking Taiwo on a free transfer. The ex Gabros defender is out of contract w...
RASHEED ALABI's coach resigns
Published: October 04, 2010
Takis Lemonis has resigned as coach of Rasheed Alabi's club AC Omonia. The Cypriot champions announced his resignation in a statement on their official website. The news was expected after the recent poor performances of the team, culminating with yesterday's defeat(0-3) to APOEL.''Omonia announces that Mr. Takis Lemon...
SHOLA AMEOBI says he was fouled
Published: October 04, 2010
Shola Ameobi says he was fouled by Joleon Lescott before ref Martin Atkinson failed to award Newcastle a spot-kick. Ameobi started his first Premier League game of the season at Eastlands and was left mystified by a decision that cost the Magpies a point.Ameobi told the Newcastle Chronicle: “At the end, Joleon Le...
English Clubs ready to pay eight million pounds for new 'Van NISTELROOY '
Published: October 04, 2010
Several clubs in the premiership including Tottenham and Chelsea are prepared to pay eight million pounds for Utrecht's attacking talent Ricky van Volfs Vinkele known as "the new van Nistelrooy."Apart from Chelsea, who are known for their love of finding young talents and Tottenham who are experiencing problems in the ...
OKUONGHAE targets more wins
Published: October 04, 2010
Colchester United defender Magnus Okuonghae is hopeful the U's will start turning draws into wins.Colchester are on the longest unbeaten run at the start of a league season in their history, but have drawn seven of 10 matches so far.Okuonghae told BBC Essex: "It plays on our mind, but we have to be positive."It could g...
FIFA Suspends Nigeria
Published: October 04, 2010
FIFA has announced that it has suspended the Nigerian Football Federation with with immediate effect.Fifa's emergency committee says that the decision was taken on “account of government interference.”The statement posted on Fifa's website on Monday read: ''The Fifa Emergency Committee decided today, 4 Octo...
UCHE's goal angers Malaga owner
Published: October 04, 2010
The goal by the Nigeria international Kalu Uche against Malaga on Sunday helped Almeria to a 1-1 draw in the La Liga. Ghana's Quincy had given Malaga the lead in the 49th minute but Uche equalized for Almeria fifteen minutes from time. Almeria had a goal disallowed and missed a penalty.The owner of Malaga, Sheikh Al-Th...