EPL Wrap: Moses Fit; Ndidi Stars; Success, Musa, Iwobi Subbed In; Kanu Scores; Lookman, Okaka Benched
Published: March 18, 2017
Catch up on the performances of players of Nigerian heritage in the English Premier League on Saturday.In the early kickoff, Arsenal were beaten 3-1 by Hal Robson-Kanu’s West Brom. The Wales international gave the Baggies a crucial 2-1 lead in the 55th minute, a minute after his introduction.Nigeria international...
Ex-Arsenal Schoolboy Robson-Kanu On Target Against Toothless Gunners, Iwobi Subbed In
Published: March 18, 2017
Arsenal remain five points outside the top four teams after suffering their seventh loss of the season in the Premier League to West Brom at The Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon.Craig Dawson, with a header from a brilliantly executed corner kick, opened the scoring in the 12th minute for the Baggies, but the visitors ne...
Ibadan-Born Striker Ayoola Off The Mark For Stoke City U18
Published: March 18, 2017
Stoke City were held to a 2-2 draw by Fulham in the U18 Premier League at Clayton Wood Training Ground on Saturday afternoon. On his first appearance for the Potters U18 squad in the league, Shola Ayoola scored in the 45th minute to give the home team the lead.Ayoola was replaced in the 57th minute, before the Cottager...
Official : Exciting Winger Kalu Snapped Up By Harlow Town
Published: March 18, 2017
Ryman League Premier Division club Harlow Town have bolstered their squad with the signing of exciting winger Michael Kalu.Kalu started off his career with the Nike Academy before joining non-league side Hendon Town.On his football curriculum vitae, the 23-year-old came through Watford’s Academy before he was rel...
Hannover Whizkid Noah Bazee Passed Fit Enough To Face St. Pauli
Published: March 18, 2017
As expected, Super Eagles invitee Noah Joel Sarenren Bazee has passed a late fitness test ahead of Hannover’s 2 Bundesliga tie against St. Pauli on Saturday afternoon at the Millerntor-Stadion.For most part of this week, the exciting striker did not participate in full training with Hannover due to a knee complai...
Nigeria Most Used Player Ndidi Poised To Play 50th Game Of Season Vs Senegal, Hits Camp Monday
Published: March 18, 2017
Leicester City defensive midfielder Wilfred Ndidi will link up with the Nigerian national team at their get-together in London on Monday, March 20, allnigeriasoccer.com has been informed.The former Racing Genk star has received a call-up to the Super Eagles, ahead of their international friendlies with Senegal and Burk...
Alaba Relishing The Prospect Of Facing Real Madrid Star Toni Kroos
Published: March 18, 2017
Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has given his reaction to the Champions League quarterfinal draw that sees the German champions facing Real Madrid next month.The Austria international is relishing the prospect of facing one of his former teammates at Bayern Munich, Toni Kroos, who has been on the payroll of Real Mad...
Sunderland Provide Update On Fitness Of Super Eagles Striker
Published: March 18, 2017
Sunderland manager David Moyes has provided an update on the fitness of Victor Anichebe, who has been on the sidelines since January after picking up an injury against his old club West Brom.The Nigeria international is presently undergoing his rehabilitation in the United States but is expected to return to Sunderland...
Watford Striker Of Nigerian Descent, Who Scored 14 Goals In A Game, Called Up To England Squad
Published: March 18, 2017
England U19s coach has selected Watford sensation Rinsola Babajide on his roster for next month’s UEFA Women’s U-19 Championship Elite Round.The Young Lionesses will tackle Turkey, Denmark and Czech Republic during the qualifiers. Babajide, 18, returns to the England squad after she was part of the side tha...
Top Goalscoring Teenager In England Abraham Hits 19th Goal For Bristol City
Published: March 17, 2017
Bristol City have climbed three places to nineteenth on the Championship table after a 4-0 hammering of promotion-chasing Huddersfield Town at Ashton Gate on Friday night.In the 13th minute of first-half stoppage time, Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham doubled Bristol City’s advantage after steering home a low cross f...
Fulham Midfielder Of Nigerian Descent Withdraws From England Squad
Published: March 17, 2017
Fulham midfielder of Nigerian ancestry Dennis Adeniran has withdrawn from the England U18 squad due to an undisclosed injury, the English Football Association has announced.Adeniran has been replaced in the squad by  Ipswich Town teenage sensation Tristan Nydam, who has Zimbabwean blood flowing in his veins.The 18...
Official : Nigerian-Born Midfielder Daramola Joins City
Published: March 17, 2017
Through official channels, Vanarama National League South club Oxford City have announced the signing of Nigerian-born midfielder Akin Abiola-Daramola.A product of Southend United, Abiola-Daramola is a ball-winning midfielder who is equally comfortable playing as a right-back.He has previously worn the jerseys of North...
Ex-Chelsea Star Mikel Declined Invitation To Play March Friendlies
Published: March 17, 2017
Mikel declined to participate in the upcoming friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso due to the precarious position of Tianjin Teda in the Chinese Super League.Netease Sports claims that the Nigeria captain was called up for the friendlies in London but had to pass up the opportunity and this was approved by manag...
Chelsea Drop Big Hint Moses Will Be Released To Nigeria For Senegal, Burkina Faso Games
Published: March 17, 2017
Premier League pacesetters Chelsea have more or less confirmed that Victor Moses will link up with the Nigeria squad early next week, amid speculation surrounding his fitness. In his fitness update ahead of the visit to the Britannia Stadium, The Blues manager Antonio Conte revealed that the Super Eagles star trained w...
Leicester City Nigerian Stars Learn Champions League Quarterfinal Opponents
Published: March 17, 2017
Ahmed Musa and Super Eagles teammate Wilfred Ndidi have discovered their Champions League opponents following the draw that took place in Nyon on Friday.Premier League champions Leicester City must see off one of the emerging forces in European football Atletico Madrid to book a ticket to the last four.Their Spanish op...