Macauley Chrisantus Says He Went Through Hell In Turkey
Published: February 22, 2015
Golden Shoe winner at the 2007 Fifa Under 17 World Cup, Macauley Chrisantus , has thanked the staff of AEK Athens for the warm reception received since joining the club from Sivasspor in the winter transfer market.The former Hamburg starlet has admitted that he encountered problems while defending the colours of Sivass...
Emmanuel Emenike Praying To End Six - Month Goal Drought
Published: February 20, 2015
Emmanuel  Emenike has expressed dissatisfaction over his goal drought at the  ├ů×ükrü Saraco├äčlu Stadyumu.And the Nigeria international has every reason to be concerned, having last scored at home in the 3 - 2 win over Karbukspor on August 31, 2014. However, the 27 - year - old is dreaming of endin...
Emmanuel Emenike Scores As Fenerbahce Thrash Gaziantepspor
Published: February 14, 2015
Emmanuel Emenike was among the goals for only the fourth time in the Super Lig this season, as champions Fenerbahce defeated Gaziantepspor 5 - 0.The Nigeria international hit target in the seventh minute followed by second half strikes from Moussa Sow, Dirk Kuyt and Emre Belözo├äčlu.Emenike started and completed t...
Chikeluba Ofoedu Thanks Samsunspor Fans After Brace Against Giresunspor
Published: February 01, 2015
Chikeluba Ofoedu has paid tribute to Samsunspor fans after netting a brace in the club’s 4 - 0 win over Giresunspor in the Turkish First League on Sunday. The former Enugu Rangers star was playing his second game for the Red Lightning since completing his transfer from rivals Kar├ůč├ä┬▒yaka in the January transfe...
Emmanuel Emenike Finds His Shooting Boots
Published: February 01, 2015
2013 African Cup of Nations Golden Boot winner Emmanuel Emenike has finally found his shooting boots.The Nigeria international scored for Fenerbahce in their 2 - 1 win over Karabukspor on Saturday in the Turkish Super Lig.His 58th minute goal ended a goal  drought, dating back to November 2, 2014, when he hit targ...
Emmanuel Emenike And Bruno Alves Involved In Training Ground Bust -Up
Published: January 14, 2015
Nigeria international Emmanuel Emenike was involved in a squabble with his teammate at Fenerbahce, Bruno Alves, during training on Wednesday at Antalya.Incidentally, both players previously represented Russian Premier League teams before joining the Turkish champions in the summer of 2013.While the Super Eagles star wa...
Godfrey Oboabona Starts Training Again With Rizespor
Published: January 13, 2015
Nigeria international Godfrey Oboabona has recovered from a knee complaint which made him sit out the last five matches contested by Rizespor in all competitions. The central defender underwent an operation at Sports Athlete Acibadem Health Center in Fulya before the Christmas holidays.“I am okay now and I have r...
Emmanuel Emenike In The News Again For The Wrong Reasons
Published: January 04, 2015
Emmanuel Emenike is in the news again for the wrong reasons, following his conduct during Fenerbahce’s 2- 0 win against Istanbul BB on Saturday. After the third substitution was made by manager Kartal, with Diego replacing Belözoğlu, the Nigeria international showed his frustration by walking straight t...
Umar Aminu Dismisses Link To Norwegian Clubs
Published: December 26, 2014
Nigeria youth international Umar Aminu has dismissed suggestions that he is on the radar of clubs in Norway.In practice, the 19 - year - old is a free agent, having severed ties with Turkish club Samsunspor in December over unpaid entitlements.“Who said I am in contact with Norwegian clubs? No, I am not moving to...
Injury Rules Out Gbenga Arokoyo From Rizespor Clash
Published: December 22, 2014
For this first time since his shift to Turkey, Gbenga Arokoyo failed to start a game for Gaziantepspor in the Super Lig, and did not make the 18  - man squad for their game with Rizespor on Monday night.The out - of - favour Nigeria international sustained an injury in the penultimate round of matches, which made ...
Simon Zenke Nets Third League Goal For Sanliurfaspor
Published: December 20, 2014
Simon Zenke was on song for Sanliurfaspor in a Turkish PTT 1. Lig clash against Giresunspor on Saturday.The former Flying Eagles striker struck in the first half as his club were forced to a 1-1 draw by the visiting team at the Sanliurfa GAP Stadi Arena.It was his 3rd league goal in six appearances for the Ceylanlar.Ze...
Utaka, Chrisantus Crash With Sivasspor
Published: December 20, 2014
John Utaka and Macauley Chrisantus were both on the losing side when Sivasspor crashed 2-0 to Istanbul Basaksehir on Saturday.Utaka lasted 84 minutes, while Macauley was benched throughout the week 14 Turkish Spor Toto Super Lig match played at the 4 Eylul Stadi.The hosts early promise fizzled out, however, with chance...
Umar Aminu Disappears From Samsunspor
Published: November 28, 2014
Nigeria Under 20 international Umar Aminu has unilaterally terminated his contract with Samsunspor, citing the club’s refusal to honour financial obligations to his past team Wikki Tourists plus his unpaid wages.After displaying his wares at the African Youth Championship, where he was the top goalscorer, and the...
Emmanuel Emenike Gets Final Warning From Fenerbahce Chairman Over Poor Conduct
Published: November 27, 2014
Fenerbahce chairman, Aziz Yildirim, has reiterated that the deadweight in the team should shape up or ship out.Turkish sports daily Fanatik has reported that five players - Emmanuel Emenike, Diego Alves, Sow, Emre and Meireles - have not lived up to expectations in recent matches, including Monday’s tie against B...
John Utaka Nets As Sivasspor Draw With Eskisehirspor
Published: November 08, 2014
On Friday at the  4. Eylül Stadyumu (Sivas), Sivasspor took on Eski├ůčehirspor in the ninth round of matches in the Turkish Super Lig. Immediately after the restart, Super Eagles striker John Utaka opened scoring and his team were coasting to victory before they surrendered the lead in stoppage time,...