MARTINS set to lose rival,DZEKO to Tottenham
Published: May 23, 2010
Obafemi Martins may breathe a sign of relief when he comes back from the World Cup to join his club,Wolfsburg as Tottenham  are currently intensifying their efforts in landing one of the most potent strikers in the Bundesliga,Edin Dzeko. Spurs boss Harry Redknapp looked to be in pole position for the Wolfsbur...
Eagles will surprise the world-AJILORE
Published: May 23, 2010
Nigeria international and FC Groningen of Denmark midfielder, Oluwafemi Ajilore, has predicted that the Super Eagles are capable of a landmark achievement when Mundial 2010 begins from June 11 through July 11.Ajilore, who was excluded from coach Lars Lagerback’s 30-man provisional list, said just as every team th...
AGHAHOWA to contest Super Cup in Kiev
Published: May 23, 2010
It has been announced that the Ukrainian Super Cup will be held in Kiev on July 4,2010.The match is between Julius Aghahowa's Shakhtar Donetsk and winners of the Ukrainian Cup, Simferopol "Tavria" at the Slavutich-Arena.The stadium has a capacity of 11,500 spectators.In the just concluded season,the once golden boy ...
TOP TEN Summer Transfer Targets for Super Eagles Players
Published: May 23, 2010
1) Taiye TaiwoClub: MarseilleWanted by: Real Madrid,Barcelona,Liverpool,Man City,Inter Milan,JuventusProbable Cost :£7MillionComments:Marseille's left back is worth more than gold,but he has a contract which expires next summer and is stalling on a new deal.He's only that cheap because he is nearing the end of hi...
''We have a chance to do well in the World Cup''- LAGERBACK
Published: May 23, 2010
Nigeria have set an ambitious semi-final target at the World Cup.The Super Eagles are drawn in Group B along with Argentina, Greece and South Korea."We have a great chance to do well in the World Cup," said Nigeria coach, Lars Lagerback."Even the time I coached a small country like Sweden, I have always had the ambitio...
Visa Problems stop IDEYE from Eagles trip
Published: May 23, 2010
Sochaux striker,Brown Ideye did not fly with the rest of the squad on Friday night to London because he had problems with his entry visa to the United Kingdom.“He did not travel with the team on board British Airways because there were some problems with his visa, but he will travel later today (Saturday) on ...
NICE Doctor in London for APAM
Published: May 23, 2010
The doctor of French club Nice will join up with Nigeria international defender Onyekachi Apam at the Eagles London camp to re-assess the player’s knee injury.A top NFF official informed MTNFootball.com: “The doctor of Nice will be with Apam in London to have another look at the injury of the defender.&ldqu...
Breaking News:MOURINHO announces he is leaving Inter
Published: May 22, 2010
It was the worst kept secret in football but allnigeriasoccer.com can report that Mourinho won't be coach of Inter next season.And this is official.Moments after Inter's 2-0 victory over Bayern,Mourinho annonced his departure from Inter.''I am leaving Inter,i am sick of Italy.I go to (Real) Madrid.''''I have finished w...
MARTINS' coach demoted!
Published: May 22, 2010
Following the arrival of Steve McClaren,VFL Wolfsburg the German club of Obafemi Martins has redeployed the ex coach,Lorenz-Günther Köstner to handle the Under 23s in the 'Regionalliga' (Regional league) as had been pre-arranged.The 58 year old trainer confirmed the move in discussions with VfL manager Diet...
CHINEDU OBASI:''I don't know LAGERBACK,I read about him online''
Published: May 22, 2010
When Lagerback was appointed coach,it was like a bolt from the blues.The Swede was unknown,allnigeriasoccer.com got a premonition of what was in the offing when as early as 2.30pm on February 26,the authoritative cyber encyclopaedia,Wiki,announced him as the Nigeria coach even before the official announcement was made ...
MILITO fires Nigeria warning with special goals
Published: May 22, 2010
Diego Milito struck both goals as Inter Milan beat Bayern Munich 2-0 to win the Champions League and clinch an historic treble.Milito scored in the 34th and 70th minutes as Jose Mourinho's side added the European title to their domestic league and cup crowns.Bayern improved after the break but could find no way through...
NICE rejects Rennes offer for APAM
Published: May 22, 2010
The coach of Stade Rennes,Frederic Antonetti attempt at reuniting with his former protegee,Onyekachi Apam has been rebuffed by OGC Nice.Rennes want to strengthen the defence following the departure of the Swede Petter Hansson to Monaco.Stade Rennes made an offer of three million euros this week which was rebuffed by Ni...
Official:ALABA missing from Bayern line up
Published: May 22, 2010
Allnigeriasoccer.com can report that Bayern's Austrian international of Nigerian descent,David Alaba won't be taking any part in the UEFA Champions League tonight,even as a substitute.The only African with a starting shirt is Inter's Samuel Eto'o.Mourinho has special respect for Van Gaal,they worked together when Van G...
Anguish for ETUHU as Blackpool reach the Promised Land
Published: May 22, 2010
Blackpool have ended their 39-year exile from the top flight of English football after a 3-2 win over Cardiff in the Coca Cola Championship play-off final at Wembley.Brett Ormerod scored the decisive goal in an action-packed first half, earning Ian Holloway’s side a money-spinning promotion to the Premier League....
Argentina Update:MESSI back to training and scores in practice match
Published: May 22, 2010
Lionel Messi is back to training  following a collision with Javier Mascherano, as Maradona and the team were involved in an open door session today allowing spectators and journalists into Ezeiza,their training complex.He did a practice with three fowards,Higuain and Tevez,with Messi slightly behind the two fowar...