VICTOR OBINNA to undergo West Ham medical today
Published: August 25, 2010
Victor Obinna is on the brink of joining West Ham United, allnigeriasoccer.com can report.Already this morning,according to leaks we have from a well informed source,Rafa Benitez has given Obinna permission to travel to England to undergo a medical examination with West Ham.If successful, he would be unveiled to the Pr...
YAKUBU, ANICHEBE out injured but YOBO set to return for Carling Cup tie
Published: August 25, 2010
Everton could welcome back the Nigeria center back Joseph Yobo for Wednesday's Carling Cup clash with Huddersfield.But Yakubu misses out after taking a knock in training on Monday."He (Yakubu) should be fit for the weekend, he took a whack in training on Monday and he couldn't complete training today. "Joe is in the...
ODUAMADI summoned for Barcelona trip
Published: August 25, 2010
Massimiliano Allegri has called up 21 players for Milan's trip to Barcelona for the Gamper Trophy 2010.There is a place in the squad for the Nigeria youth international, Nnamdi Oduamadi, but no Pato so the young Nigerian is expected to get a starting shirt against the 2009 European champions.The USA international, Og...
OBINNA Update:Good news for Bologna
Published: August 25, 2010
West Ham and Lecce are currently in the front row for the Nigeria striker, Victor Obinna.The ex Plateau United forward is uncertain of his future but does not want to miss opportunities away from Inter.Inter want to include Obinna to land the Liverpool striker Dirk Kuyt as partial compensation for the 15million pounds ...
Flamingoes depart for USA in batches
Published: August 25, 2010
NIGERIA’S poor build-up to the 2010 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Trinidad and Tobago assumed a shameful dimension yesterday as the team departed Abuja for a pre-championship training in Florida, the United States (U.S.) in batches.It was learnt yesterday that only 12 players and undisclosed number of offi...
ENYEAMA through to group stage of Champions league
Published: August 25, 2010
Vincent Enyeama and Hapoel Tel Aviv have qualified for the group stages of the Champions League for the first time in the club's history after holding FC Salzburg to a 1-1 draw at home.The result on Tuesday gave Hapoel a 4-3 aggregate win over the two legs of the playoff.Douglas da Silva scored an own goal just before ...
Nigeria Under 13s win England tourney
Published: August 25, 2010
Nigeria's Under-13 team beat Sporting CP 2-0 to win the 2010 International Youth Championship organised by the English Premier League.A total of 16 teams took part in the tournament with Nigeria placed in Group B along with Liverpool FC, Fulham FC and Birmingham FC.The Nigerians finished top of the group after beating ...
FIFA warns Nigeria on Elections
Published: August 25, 2010
World football governing body, FIFA, have warned Nigeria that they will not welcome another shift in the date for elections into the executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).The NFF congress shifted last Saturday’s polls till this Thursday because of a court case, which is permitted under Arti...
Official:BABAJIDE COLLINS joins Alania, to be unveiled tomorrow
Published: August 24, 2010
Allnigeriasoccer.com can report that Babajide Collins has left Danish super league side,Midtjylland and has agreed to join FC Alania Vladikavkaz of Russia.Collins has passed a medical at the club and will be unveiled as an Alania player tomorrow.The 21 year old former FC Ebedei player entered hot water with the Danish ...
LANRE OYEBANJO gets Republic of Ireland U21 call up
Published: August 24, 2010
The current Ireland Footballer of the Year(Under 19 category), Lanre Oyebanjo has been called up to the Republic of Ireland Under-21 squad for their final two European qualifiers.Oyebanjo is part of an unchanged 18-man squad which will take on Switzerland on September 3 and Turkey on September 7. Oyebanjo(20 years) ear...
ENERAMO:It is not me that should be punished but KANZARI
Published: August 24, 2010
The days of the Nigeria international striker, Mike Eneramo at Tunisian giants,Esperance are numbered according to new information we have.Eneramo was scheduled to appear before the Disciplinary Board of Esperance this afternoon.Reason:Lack of respect for the coach and the assistant captain of the team.Eneramo is likel...
Six Falconets may make AWC team
Published: August 24, 2010
The camp of Super Falcons of Nigeria will be opened on 5 September in Abuja ahead of the African Women Championship which is scheduled to hold in South Africa in October.The Chief Coach, Eucharia Uche said that she has send letters of invitation to 30 players to report to camp to begin preparation for the tourney.The f...
3SC sack nine players
Published: August 24, 2010
In its bid to reposition and seriously challenge for the league title next season, Shooting Stars Sports of Ibadan has decided to wield the big stick by dropping nine players.The players are Daniel Zuzu, Daniel Ozoata, Kingsley Papin, Felix Orji, Emeka Ezeugo, Madu Chibuzor, Meshack, David Abidoye and Chukwubuikem.Offi...
CONOR OKUS pens two year deal with Dagenham
Published: August 24, 2010
Dagenham & Redbridge have completed the signing of the Anglo-Nigerian, Conor Okus on a two-year contract. The 18-year-old midfielder is a product of the West Ham academy and was part of their youth team last season. He spent a couple of weeks at Scottish Premier League Aberdeen on trial in July but was not offered ...
ALUKO:My best is yet to come
Published: August 24, 2010
Sone Aluko today vowed to hit top form to keep Aberdeen FC’s storming start to the season going.The Nigerian international aims to turn on the style against Alloa Athletic in the Co-Operative Insurance Cup tonight after returning from injury.And, after impressing against St Johnstone at the weekend, the winger ha...