Copa Coca - Cola : Interview with Olabisi Joseph- National Secretary, NSSF
Published: December 11, 2015
“We are not taking the students to football; we are bringing football into the school system” – Olabisi Joseph: National Secretary, Nigerian School Sports FederationQ1 – How did the Federation get involved in Copa Coca-Cola and when exactly?Ans – I know Copa Coca-Cola has been on for some ...
Samuel Eyitayo Usman Praises Hapoel Nazareth Illit For Welcoming Him With Open Arms
Published: December 11, 2015
Former AACC FC striker , Samuel Eyitayo Usman , has expressed his delight at the manner in which he has been treated by Hapoel Nazareth Illit since he penned a deal with the Israeli Liga Leumit side last month.Aged 18, Usman initially arrived in Israel three months ago and tried his luck at Maccabi Tel Aviv, Hapoel Acr...
Daniel Adejo Resumes Training After Ankle Injury Scare
Published: December 10, 2015
Daniel Adejo has resumed full training with Greek Super League side Kalloni  ahead of their game this weekend against Atromitos.The defender had to make way for compatriot Ugo Ukah after 65 minutes in the  3  - 0 loss to AEK Athens on Sunday and did not participate in the first training session held afte...
Olympiakos Coach Counting On Ideye To Deliver The Goods Against Arsenal
Published: December 09, 2015
Olympiakos’ Portuguese manager, Marco Silva , is counting on Super Eagles forward Brown Ideye to deliver the goods when the Greek champions clash with Arsenal in the Champions League tonight.The Nigerian knows about the Premier League opponents, having spent a season in England with West Brom prior to his move to...
Oyo Police To Battle For Commissioner of Police Cup
Published: December 08, 2015
Men of Oyo Command of Nigerian Police Force will do battle to know who will carry this year’s edition of a soccer tournament tagged ‘CP Cup’ which will commence on Wednesday, 9th December at the football playing ground of the Command’s headquarters Eleyele, Ibadan.The soccer event which is expec...
Samuel Eyitayo Usman Inching Closer To Nazareth Illit FC Debut
Published: December 07, 2015
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Hapoel Nazareth Illit FC newbie Samuel Eyitayo Usman is inching closer to making his debut for the Israeli Liga Leumit side.The 18 - year - old could take to the pitch on Monday in Hapoel Nazareth Illit’s league clash with Hapoel Bnei Lod.Usman traveled to Israel three months...
Fanendo Adi Shines As Portland Timbers Win First - ever MLS Cup
Published: December 07, 2015
Fanendo Adi was in action for 90 minutes on Sunday night as Portland Timbers beat Columbus Crew 2 - 1 at the MAPFRE Stadium to win their first - ever MLS Cup.All the goals were scored during an 17 - minute spell in the first half, with Argentinian midfielder Diego Valeri netting the quickest goal in the history of the ...
Jaycee John Okwunwanne Scores Ninth League Goal
Published: December 06, 2015
Jaycee John Okwunwanne scored his ninth goal in the Thai Premier League on Sunday in Bangkok United’s 3 - 0 rout of  Nakhon Ratchasima FC . Just after the hour mark, the Bahrain international found the net and the scoreboard remained the same until 15 minutes from time.On 75 minutes, Dragan Boskovic doubled...
Bnei Yehuda Striker Jude Nworuh Scores Fourth Premier League Goal
Published: December 06, 2015
Jude Nworuh scored what turned out to be a consolation goal as Bnei Yehuda were beaten 3 - 1 at home by Hapoel Ra’anana in the Israeli Premier League on Saturday night.Shabtai gave the visitors an early lead in the tenth minute then Evans Kangwa bagged a brace before Nworuh pulled a goal back four minutes out of ...
Tom Adeyemi Goal Helps Leeds United Beat Hull City
Published: December 05, 2015
A 45th minute goal from midfielder Tom Adeyemi helped Leeds United beat Hull City 2 - 1 on game week 19 in the Championship on Saturday.New Zealand star Chris Wood had given the Whites the lead on the half- hour mark before Adeyemi doubled the advantage, slamming the ball into the back of the net after Hull City netmin...
Nedum Onuoha Goal Seals Dramatic Win For Queens Park Rangers
Published: December 04, 2015
Queens Park Rangers won their seventh game in the Championship game this season on Thursday night, beating Reading 1 - 0 at  the  Madejski Stadium ,courtesy of a last - gasp goal from Nedum Onuoha.The game was heading for a draw until the former England youth international headed home a corner from Alejandro ...
Fanendo Adi Says FC Dallas Put Up A Fight Against Portland Timbers
Published: November 30, 2015
Portland Timbers survived a late scare to advance to the final of the  MLS Cup Final after playing out a 2 - 2 draw with FC Dallas in the second leg of their Western Conference Championship series.Nigerian striker Fanendo Adi netted his 18th goal in the MLS this term in the 54th minute but the home team turned the...
Nicky Ajose & Obika Shine As Swindon Town Thrash Chesterfield
Published: November 29, 2015
Nicky Ajose and Jonathan Obika helped Swindon Town rack up their sixth win in the League One on Saturday.Ex Tottenham Hotspur youth - teamer Obika netted his fourth goal of the season as Swindon Town thrashed Chesterfield 4 - 0 at the Proact Stadium.But he wasn’t the player that stole the headlines, with fellow A...
Stefano Okaka Full Of Hope Anderlecht Will Qualify For Europa League Knockout Phase
Published: November 27, 2015
Anderlecht striker Stefano Okaka is confident that the Belgian powerhouse can qualify for the knock our round of the Europa League.With only one game left to be contested in Group J, the 1983 UEFA Cup winners are second on the table and will progress to the next round if they beat Qaraba├äč at home on December 10.&ldqu...
Sean Okoli Excited To Train With Sporting Clube de Portugal
Published: November 26, 2015
New England Revolution frontman Sean Okoli was delighted that he has been selected to train with Sporting Clube de Portugal this winter.The 22 - year - old and two other players will practice with the Portuguese setup from November 29 - December 18 but a deal is not imminent as New England Revolution had only signed a ...