Argentina has an obligation to win the World Cup - ZAPATA
Published: June 19, 2010
As people everywhere have their eyes glued to their TV sets so as to not miss a moment of the 2010 World Cup being held in South Africa, Argentine coach Rodolfo Zapata, who currently coaches a Nigerian Premier League football team, spoke with BuenosAiresHerald.com  about Africans' expectations regarding the tourna...
OSAZE in Dressing Room row with LAGERBACK over Substitution
Published: June 19, 2010
Nigeria super flop so far in the World Cup,Osaze Odemwingie was involved in a dressing-room bust-up with Eagles gaffer,Lars Lagerback after the Nigeria-Greece match,allnigeriasoccer.com can report.After the match,Osaze who was spotting a new look in the Greece match and a new attitude as well, criticized the team's tac...
APAM signs four year deal at Rennes?
Published: June 19, 2010
The hierarchy at French side,Rennes have finally settled for a transfer fee for OGC Nice Nigeria defender,Onyekachi Apam.It is believed the deal is worth €4.5Million.The 23 year old talented Nigerian defender hopes to link up with his former coach at Nice,Frederic Antonetti who left Nice for Rennes two seasons ago...
Polish giants,Wisla Krakow still negotiating for MAKINWA
Published: June 19, 2010
Polish giants,Wisla Krakow are still negotiating with Lazio for the services of their Nigerian striker,Ayo Makinwa.Lazio badly need to sell the Nigerian to free a space at the club for their Non EU quota.Makinwa is taking his time and pondering over a move to Wisla who are competing in Europe next season.It is understo...
Inter MILAN eyeing HARUNA LUKMAN
Published: June 19, 2010
According to our sources in Italy,Inter Milan are not only interested in the Nigeria left back,Taiye Taiwo.They are also interested in the Nigeria wonder-kid,Haruna Lukman.Inter have sent scouts to South Africa to monitor Haruna during Nigeria's Group matches at the World Cup.Born in 1990,Haruna is highly regarded in t...
Exclusive:Inter MILAN want TAIWO to replace MAICON
Published: June 19, 2010
The transfer saga for Marseille left back,Taiye Taiwo is continuing.According to our sources in Italia,Taiwo is urgently needed at Inter Milan to strengthen the defense due to the imminent departure of the Brazilian,Douglas Maicon.Jose Mourinho wants Maicon at his new club Real Madrid and a €35million deal is unde...
Super Eagles in Pay Dispute
Published: June 18, 2010
The Super Eagles players are embroiled in a pay dispute which has left their World Cup hopes hanging by a thread. They are  owed £2million by the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) for qualifying for South Africa if a report in the Daily Mirror is to be believed.The players also fear they will not see the &p...
MATEY VYDRA to rival ODION IGHALO at Udinese
Published: June 18, 2010
Udinese have announced the signing of the Czech Republic striker,Matey Vydra.He is one of the biggest prospects in Czech football and his capture would put pressure on the Nigerian striker,Odion Ighalo who is expected to return to Udinese next season.Vydra's agent Ondrej Chovanec said Vydra signed a five-year contract ...
ODEMWINGIE on the Move
Published: June 18, 2010
Osaze Odemwingie who is currently at the World Cup with Nigeria is likely to leave his Russian club, Lokomotiv Moscow according to Press Reports in Russia.After four seasons at  Lokomotiv Moscow,the former Lille player could join another club after the World Cup.Questioned by Russian Soviet Sport Media, Lokomotiv ...
Nigerian jailed for Ticket Fraud
Published: June 18, 2010
A special World Cup court has sentenced a Nigerian man to three years in prison for being in possession of 30 stolen tickets in South Africa.Kunle Benjamin was stopped in his car in the capital, Pretoria, when police noticed him driving "erratically"."As the suspect was acting suspiciously police decided to search him ...
OBASI's pal doubtful for Ghana against Australia
Published: June 18, 2010
African flag-bearers Ghana are facing a defensive injury crisis ahead of Saturday’s World Cup meeting with Australia. Ghana coach Milovan Rajevac revealed that the Hoffenheim defender, Isaac Vorsah had not trained for “several days” and was unlikely to play while captain and fellow centreback John...
Greece golden boy,Vassilis Torosidis expects Argentina to go for Victory
Published: June 18, 2010
Greece defender Vassilis Torosidis expects Argentina to be going for victory in the teams' final group match at the World Cup, even though the South Americans only need a draw to guarantee progress. Even victory for Greece may not be enough to guarantee a place in the second round. Any other result could severely dent ...
ODIAH may play as Left back against South Korea
Published: June 18, 2010
Nigeria are facing a defensive crisis ahead of next Tuesday's final group game against South Korea in Durban, with both left backs nursing various degrees of injury,kickoffnigeria is reporting on its website.First choice left back Taye Taiwo limped off with a groin injury after 55 minutes. His replacement Elderson Echi...
Cameroonian Super-star,SAMUEL ETO'O amazed with 'Super Eagles'
Published: June 18, 2010
Cameroonian star,Samuel Eto'o became a miserable fellow last night after the Super Eagles 1-2 loss to the Greeks,allnigeriasoccer.com can report quoting our sources in South Africa.Eto'o watched the match on the giant screens in a Conference room of Oytex Box Hotel in Durban.When the Super Eagles opened scoring in the ...
SANI KAITA's facebook page threatened after Red Card
Published: June 18, 2010
The Nigerian 'super-villain'' against Greece,Sani Kaita has had his personal face-book page bombarded with threat messages after his unwarranted behavior led to his expulsion against Greece.Kaita's facebook wall was over-flooded with comments,mostly negative but some positive.The negative posts were very threatening me...