I am not coming out of international retirement-Maureen Mmadu
Published: March 05, 2010
Former Falcons player, Maureen Mmadu has revealed exclusively to Allnigeriasoccer.com that she is not about to end her self imposed exile from the female national team. ''I wasn't well treated by the Sani Lulu led NFF.We were poorly treated.They reduced our win bonus from $2,000 to $400.It is not really a ...
FA CUP run can lift the gloom-JOHN UTAKA
Published: March 05, 2010
Portsmouth forward John Utaka is determined his side can cut through the gloom enveloping the south-coast club by booking another Wembley date with victory in tomorrow's FA Cup quarter-final against Birmingham.The Nigerian set up the winner for Kanu in Pompey's FA Cup triumph of two years ago and has his sights set on ...
BRISTOL CITY keen on Iwelumo Stay
Published: March 04, 2010
Bristol City boss Gary Johnson has revealed his desire to extend the loan deal of Wolverhampton Wanderers striker Chris Iwelumo. The Wolves striker has made four appearances during his current stay with the Robins and netted during the recent 2-1 win over West Brom. Iwelumo will be available to face Doncaster, Crysta...
LAGERBACK targets World Cup Semis
Published: March 04, 2010
Nigeria's new coach Lars Lagerback believes the Super Eagles have the talent to reach the World Cup semi-finals in South Africa this summer. The Swede watched from the stands as an under-strength Super Eagles side beat DR Congo 5-2 in Abuja on Wednesday. After the game he was asked if reaching the World Cup semis is ...
Martins Surprised with Lagerback's appointment
Published: March 03, 2010
Edwin Lars Lagerback's  first official assignment with the national team was to discuss the state of affairs of the national team with the team skipper,Nwankwo Kanu over dinner.His shocking appointment is generating ripples even in his home land because he is known for a defensive approach to football.The Super Ea...
Argentina beat Germany 1-0
Published: March 03, 2010
Diego Maradona's Argentina beat Germany 0-1 in a highly anticipated international friendly on Wednesday. The only goal of the match came from Gonzalo Higuain. Argentina were by far the better side in the first half and came close to scoring the opening goal when Angel Di Maria got past two defenders and blasted a sh...
Nigeria overpower DR Congo 5-2
Published: March 03, 2010
Nigeria beat Congo DR 5-2 on Wednesday in their first match with Swedish manager Lars Lagerbäck at the helm. Lagerbäck, who joined the Super Eagles after his home team Sweden failed to qualify for the upcoming World Cup, saw his new side deliver a solid performance at Abuja stadium. Peter Utaka put the ...
GREECE Suffers Home defeat against African Opposition
Published: March 03, 2010
Greece's World Cup preparations suffered a blow after going down to a 2-0 defeat at home to Senegal. Goals from Mamadou Niang and Guirane Ndaw were enough to give Senegal a morale-boosting win after they missed out on this summer's World Cup finals. Senegal started the brighter of the two sides and Greek keeper A...
Nigeria's World Cup Opponent,South Korea beat Cote D'Ivoire 2-0
Published: March 03, 2010
South Korea coach Huh Jung-moo pledged to give his players homework to prepare for the World Cup finals as Sven Goran-Eriksson became the latest manager linked with the Ivory Coast job. Huh saw his side beat the Elephants 2-0 at Loftus Road in an entertaining international friendly as both sides gained valuable expe...
Lagerback to have round the clock Police protection
Published: March 03, 2010
Contrary to reports in a top Nigerian football website,(not allnigeriasoccer) we can reveal to you that newly appointed coach of Nigeria,Lars Lagerback will receive round the clock police protection.A huge security apparatus awaits him and his assistant,Roland Andersson when they resume duties.Lagerback will be given&n...
NIGERIA fall in FIFA Rankings
Published: March 03, 2010
The latest edition of the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking reveals two changes of position in the top ten, as well as the return of a team that were European champions not so long ago. Spain continue to lead the way ahead of Brazil and the Netherlands at the top, but further back Germany (5th, up 1) and Portugal (6th, d...
Olympic team to form bedrock of Eagles
Published: March 02, 2010
New Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Lars Lagerback, has demanded for the dossier of the Nigerian Under-23 team that reached the final of the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008. The Swede, who would be unveiled to Nigerians tomorrow (Wednesday), told the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)’s bigwigs that he wou...
Nigeria to play Ukraine and Colombia
Published: March 02, 2010
Lars Lagerback will have his first taste of action as Nigeria's boss on April 26 in London when the Super Eagles take on Ukraine in an international friendly. This was revealed by Tunde Aderibigbe who is a special assistant to the president of the Nigeria Football Federation [NFF].     The friendly, Mr. Ad...
PORTSMOUTH ordered back to court
Published: March 02, 2010
Portsmouth have been ordered back to court by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs as their voluntary administration comes under increasing scrutiny.  Administrator Andrew Andronikou appeared unflustered by the surprise news but the fact that the Inland Revenue have forced their return to the High Court suggests t...
JOURNALISTS kidnapped in Nigeria
Published: March 02, 2010
Three journalists working for African pay tv sports channel SuperSport were abducted by gunmen on Monday near Owerri, in eastern Nigeria, although one escaped on Tuesday. The journalists, two Nigerians and one South African, were heading to the airport on their way back after producing a live Nigeria Premier League ...