Sunderland Running The Rule Over Super Eagles Striker Chinedu Obasi
Published: October 23, 2015
Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce has started running the rule over free agent Chinedu Obasi, with a view to offering him a contract. The Nigeria international has been searching for a new team after his contract was not renewed by Bundesliga side Schalke 04 at the end of the 2014 - 2015 season.Sam Allardyce, who signed...
Anthony Ujah Disappointed To Lose To Bayern Munich
Published: October 19, 2015
Anthony Ujah was disappointed that Werder Bremen lost 1 - 0 to Bayern Munich in their last Bundesliga game but the Nigeria international took some solace from the fact that the team gave their all against one of the best teams in Europe.Thomas Muller’s 23rd minute strike separated the two sides at the end o...
Victor Obinna And Kingsley Onuegbu On Target As MSV Duisburg Lose For The Seventh Time
Published: September 26, 2015
Two Nigerians were on target at the Stadion An der Alten Försterei (Berlin) as MSV Duisburg lost for the fourth game in a row on Saturday in the 2 Bundesliga.Trailing 3 - 0 going into the intermission, Nigeria international Victor Obinna pulled a goal back for the Zebras 11 minutes after the restart, firing home f...
Friday Europe Round Up : Leon Balogun, Musa Mohammed And Wilfred Ndidi Not In Action
Published: September 19, 2015
GERMAN-BUNDESLIGALeon Balogun was on the bench for the entire duration of the game as Mainz 05 came from a goal down to beat village club side TSG Hoffenheim.FRENCH-LIGUE 1Vincent Enyeama received his marching order (red card) in the 70th minute of the game as Rennes played out a 1-1 draw with Lille LOSC.DUTCH-EREDIVIS...
Anthony Ujah Hails Immediate Impact Of Claudio Pizarro
Published: September 13, 2015
Anthony Ujah scored an injury - time winner for Werder Bremen in their dramatic victory over Hoffenheim in game week 4 of the German Bundesliga.Shortly after Ujah’s goal, Zlatko Junuzovińá netted his second goal of the game in the 93rd minute to bring the scoreline to 3 - 1.Speaking immediately after the tie held...
Patrick Owomoyela Expects Borussia Dortmund To Challenge Bayern Munich For The Title
Published: September 07, 2015
Patrick Owomoyela has opined that Borussia Dortmund can challenge Bayern Munich for the Bundesliga title this season.The Bavarians are the three - time defending champions but the retired Germany international reckons that this former club are genuine contenders especially as they have a new coach Thomas Tuchel, who ha...
Rilwan Hassan Confident FC Midtjylland Will See Off Southampton
Published: August 27, 2015
FC Midtjylland’s Rilwan Hassan has stated that the Danish champions will not sit back and protect their 1 - 1 first leg advantage when they face off against Southampton in the Europa League play - offs on Thursday .The winger as well as Nigeria Under 23 international Paul Onuachu have both been named in the 18 - ...
Olarenwaju Kayode Insists He Is Not Competing With Teammate For Top Scorer Award
Published: August 23, 2015
Statistically, Austria Vienna striker Olarenwaju Kayode is the second most feared striker in the Austrian Bundesliga, having netted his fourth goal of the season in Sunday’s 2 - 2 draw against Salzburg .The ex Nigeria youth international has pointed out that his team would have snatched all three points if not fo...
Anthony Ujah Sends Warning To Bundesliga Defenders
Published: August 03, 2015
Nigeria international Anthony Ujah has been one of the revelations of Werder Bremen during their pre - season training.A summer arrival from Cologne, the attacker notched ten goals during preparations, including a hat - trick in the 11 - 0 humiliation of MSV 1919 Neuruppinon.And in Werder Bremen’s last pre - seas...
Anthony Ujah Plays Down Werder Bremen Title Chances
Published: July 28, 2015
Werder Bremen striker Anthony Ujah is refusing to get carried away by his club’s pre - season form and has played down their chances of winning the Bundesliga title for the  first time since 2004.The River islanders are undefeated in 8 pre - season fixtures and have scored goals  aplenty, with t...
MSV Duisburg Star Kingsley Onuegbu Rated The Best Striker In 3 Liga
Published: June 27, 2015
Celebrated German sports magazine Kicker has rated MSV Duisburg’s Kingsley Onuegbu the best striker in the 3 Liga for the second half of the 2014 - 2015 season. During the period under review, the 29 - year - old notched 11 goals and created three others, which assisted his club gain promotion to the second - tie...
Bayern Munich Fullback David Alaba Ruled Out Of Russia Clash
Published: May 25, 2015
David Alaba is disappointed that he will not be available for selection when Austria take on Russia next month in a European Championship qualifier. Though the wing - back has resumed training with Bayern Munich, he is lacking match fitness and will be left out of the squad after manager Marcel Koller consulted Matthia...
Leon Balogun Happy To Make It To Bundesliga With Darmstadt 98
Published: May 24, 2015
Nigeria international Leon Balogun’s dreams of playing in the Bundesliga come next season is now a reality.The right back played the full 90 minutes as Darmstadt 98 struggled to beat St Pauli 1 - 0 in the final round of games in the second - tier. Following the victory, Merck-Stadion am Böllenfalltor outfit ...
David Alaba Hoping Bayern Munich Beat Barcelona 4 - 0
Published: May 11, 2015
Ahead of Tuesday evening’s Champions League clash between Bayern Munich and Barcelona, David Alaba is optimistic that the German champions can overturn a 3 - 0 first leg defeat. The Austria international sat out the tie at the Camp Nou, and will miss tomorrow’s game at Allianz-Arena even though he has resum...
Bayern Munich Defender David Alaba Starts Running Sessions
Published: May 08, 2015
Bayern Munich wing - back David Alaba is making good progress in his bid to return to full fitness.The 22- year - old tore his knee ligaments while playing a friendly for Austria against Bosnia and Herzegovina at the end of March, and that injury ought to keep him out of action for at least seven weeks. Now, Alaba has ...