Alampasu, Etebo, Uche & Ogu Called Up To Nigeria Squad; Players To Report To Camp Latest November 7
Published: October 29, 2016
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Granada midfielder Uche Agbo has been handed another opportunity to make his international debut for the Super Eagles when they tackle Algeria in a World Cup qualifier on November 12 in Uyo.The former Enyimba star is one of the twenty five players summoned for the match along with ...
EFL Cup Wrap : Iwobi Stars; Abraham Fires Blank For Once; Young Stars Ejaria, Onomah Work Full Midfield Shifts
Published: October 25, 2016
Rundown of how players of Nigerian descent fared in the fourth round of the League Cup on Tuesday night.Super Eagles attacking midfielder Alex Iwobi got more game time for Arsenal in their routine 2-0 win over Reading at the Emirates Stadium. The number seventeen played the full game.Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain netted eith...
New Paul Pogba, Ejaria Makes Full Debut For Liverpool
Published: October 25, 2016
Nigerian midfielder Ovie Ejaria will make his full debut for Liverpool on Tuesday night in their Football League Cup Round of 16 clash versus Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield. The 18-year-old, who has been likened to Paul Pogba, has featured in this competition this season; coming off the bench for the last 12 minutes of t...
Chelsea Talent Abraham Follows In The Footsteps Of Victor Moses, Odubajo, Named EFL Young Player Of The Month
Published: October 25, 2016
Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham has been named the Football League Young Player of the Month, an award reserved for exciting talents under-21 or turn 21 during the current season.The 19-year-old has been rewarded for his excellent start to the season after netting 11 goals for Bristol City and bagging a brace on his full ...
Injury Rules Out Born-Again Midfielder Ogude From Krasnodar Clash
Published: October 23, 2016
Nigeria international Fegor Ogude has been ruled out of Amkar Perm’s Russian Premier League clash against Krasnodar at Stadion Kuban on Sunday evening. The combative midfielder has not recovered from injury and is not in his team’s traveling party to Krasnodar for the second game in a row.Ogude has appeared...
Leicester City Coach Hails Performance Of Exciting Nigerian Winger
Published: October 19, 2016
Leicester City Assistant Under-23s coach Ben Petty has reflected on the club’s 3-2 win over FC Copenhagen in the UEFA Youth League on Tuesday afternoon, and special praise was reserved for Nigerian winger Layton Ndukwu. The Foxes registered their first win in the UEFA Youth League on match day three thanks to two...
Oduamadi Celebrates 26th Birthday By Ending Three-Month Goal Drought
Published: October 17, 2016
Nigeria international Nnamdi Oduamadi gave himself a perfect birthday present when he registered his name on the scorecard in HJK Helsinki’s 3-1 win at Ilves in Finland’s Veikkausliiga.Born October 17, 1990, the AC Milan loanee is celebrating his 26th birthday today. On 83 minutes, Oduamadi was on the mark ...
Algeria Coach To Unleash Bordeaux France U20 Star Chased By Man Utd, Ounas Against Nigeria
Published: October 11, 2016
Bordeaux exciting teenage midfielder Adam Ounas is poised to make his international debut for Algeria in their World Cup qualifier with the Super Eagles of Nigeria on November 12.Born in Chambray-lès-Tours, France, Ounas recently committed his international future to Algeria at senior level despite playing for t...
Fulham Midfielder Edun Comes Off Bench As England Beat Bulgaria In Stoppage Time
Published: October 11, 2016
Fulham midfielder Adetayo Edun came off the bench to help England U19s register a 2-1 win over Bulgaria in an international friendly staged at Spotland, Rochdale FC on Monday. Keith Downing’s side was leading the Balkan Nation 1-0, thanks to Edward’s ninth minute goal, when Edun was introduced on the ho...
Super Eagles Coach Rohr Urges Godwin Obaje To Surpass 18 Goals
Published: October 07, 2016
Nigeria’s Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has congratulated 2015/16 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) highest goal scorer,  Godwin Obaje on receiving the maiden edition of SupportTheNPFL Goal King award in Abuja on Friday. The SupportTheNPFL Group who are the flagship promoter of the fastest gr...
Super Eagles Players Threaten To Boycott WCQ Vs Zambia
Published: October 01, 2016
Allnigeriasoccer.com has been informed that a couple of Super Eagles players have threatened to boycott the upcoming World Cup qualifying fixture against Zambia after they were instructed by the Nigerian Federation to purchase their own flight tickets. Some of the players were expected to jet out to Abuja on Sunday but...
Ovie Ejaria Joins Jordon Ibe, Ojo, Ilori, Amoo & Otsemobor In Liverpool History Books
Published: September 27, 2016
London-born midfielder of Nigerian ancestry Ovie Ejaria finally made his competitive debut for Liverpool in their 3-0 rout of Derby County in the League Cup on September 20.When the 18-year-old stepped out onto the iPro Stadium pitch in the 77th minute of the contest, he became the 733rd player to represent Liverpool i...
Super Eagles Watch : Iwobi, Nosa, Alimi Impress; Mikel, Iheanacho, 7 Invited Players Inactive; Shehu Red Carded; Balogun, Ezenwa Injured
Published: September 26, 2016
Rundown of Super Eagles players invited for the World Cup qualifier against Zambia fared in their respective leagues. Carl Ikeme : The Wolves glovesman started and played the full game in his team’s 3-1 win over Brentford at Molineux Stadium, his ninth straight appearance in the Championship this term.Ikechukwu E...
Carl Ikeme Showing He Is Still The Real Deal After Clean Sheet Vs Newcastle
Published: September 18, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme silenced his critics when he posted a shutout in his team’s impressive 2-0 win at Newcastle United in the Championship on Saturday. Ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Zambia in exactly three weeks time, there were question marks regarding his form after he conce...
Chelsea Star Mikel Warns Liverpool Will Be A Tough Nut To Crack
Published: September 16, 2016
Nigeria skipper John Obi Mikel has urged his Chelsea teammates to bounce back and return to winning ways ahead of the meeting with Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Friday night. The Blues needed an 81st minute equalizer from Diego Costa before registering a 2-2 draw against Swansea City last weekend, their first dropped...