Nigeria's Most Valuable Teenager Scores 17th Goal Of The Season
Published: April 09, 2017
Henry Onyekuru inspired Eupen to a 2-0 road win over Royal Excel Mouscron in the latest round of matches played in the Belgian First Division A. The attacker has been in scintillating form in recent weeks and opened the scoring at Stade Le Canonnier just after the half-hour mark, taking his tally to 17 goals in all com...
Fanendo Adi Becomes All-Time Leading Scorer In Portland Timbers History
Published: April 09, 2017
Fanendo Adi etched his name into Portland Timbers folklore when he hit target in his team's come-from-behind 3-1 win over Philadelphia Union in a Major League Soccer game at Talen Energy Stadium (Chester, Pennsylvania) on Sunday morning.Adi's goal in the 88th minute took his tally to 46 goals since his arrival at the T...
Mikel Misses First Game In China, Ideye Subbed In After Missing Two Training Sessions For Family Reasons
Published: April 08, 2017
Tianjin Teda were held to a goalless draw by newly promoted Guizhou Hengfeng Zhicheng in the Chinese Super League on Saturday.Tianjin Teda struggled without their influential skipper John Obi Mikel, who failed a late fitness test ahead of the contest at Guiyang Olympic Sports Center.Manager Jaime Pacheco was unsure of ...
Isaac Success In Line For First Watford Start In Six Months Against Tottenham
Published: April 08, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Watford number ten Isaac Success is in line to make his first start for the Hornets when they make the short trip to London to face Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday.Based on Watford’s last training session, everything indicates that manager Walter Mazzarri ...
NFF Set To Cap-Tie Chelsea, Arsenal Talents Aina, Akpom; Begin Processing Passports
Published: April 08, 2017
The Nigeria Football Federation have set the ball rolling to cap-tie Chelsea defender Ola Aina and Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom ahead of the Super Eagles African Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa on June 10.One of the requirements that must be satisfied before the applications of the London-born talents can ...
NFF Not Giving Up On Chase For Everton Starlet Lookman Until He Makes Competive Debut For England
Published: April 08, 2017
The Nigeria Football Federation have refused to throw in the towel in their pursuit of highly-rated Everton striker Ademola Lookman amid claims that he has committed his international future to England  ahead of Nigeria at senior level. The very experienced Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation, Bitrus ...
Rohr To Monitor NPFL Hotshot Odey, Olatunbosun, Onuwa & Mathias On Sunday
Published: April 07, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com has been informed that Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr will be at the Agege Township Stadium on Sunday, April 9 on a scouting mission. The German tactician witnessed the Nigeria National League clash between AS Racine and Warri Wolves on Wednesday and has promised to attend the NPFL encounter bet...
Leicester City Star Ndidi : I Am Not Scared Of Facing African Champions Cameroon
Published: April 07, 2017
Leicester City rising star Wilfred Ndidi reckons that the international friendly against Senegal last month was the right preparation for the upcoming African Cup of Nations and World Cup qualifiers. Despite Cameroon winning the 2017 African Cup of Nations, the defensive midfielder is relishing the prospect of taking o...
Watford Striker, Who Scored 14 Goals In One Match, Stars For England In Euro Qualifier
Published: April 07, 2017
England U19s are within touching distance of qualifying for the Women’s Euro Under-19 Championship following their 2-0 win over Denmark at Arslan Zeki Demirci Spor Kompleksi, Turkey on Friday afternoon.Watford sensation Rinsola Babajide was considered in the starting line-up for the Young Lionesses, and she impre...
Rohr Receives Good News From Chelsea Manager On Fitness Of Super Eagles Star Victor Moses
Published: April 07, 2017
Ahead of the African Cup of Nations qualifying match against South Africa, Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr received some very good news from Chelsea manager Antonio Conte regarding the fitness of Victor Moses. Pedro had to deputize for Moses in the Blues clash with Crystal Palace after he failed a fitness test, while Ce...
NFF Choose Venue And Date For Super Eagles AFCON Qualifier Vs South Africa
Published: April 07, 2017
Three-time African champions Nigeria will play their first competitive game of 2017, a 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo.The Nigeria Football Federation have also informed that the match will take place on Saturday, June 10, 2017.The Super Ea...
FK Haugesund Striker Shuaibu Challenging For Top Scorer Award In Norway
Published: April 06, 2017
Young Nigerian striker Ibrahim Shuaibu scored his first and second goal of the season in a thrilling 4-3 victory for FK Haugesund over Vålerenga in the Norwegian top flight on Thursday.The 20-year-old doubled FK Haugesund’s lead in the 36th minute then grabbed his second of the game two minutes into the sec...
NFF Defends Leicester Ace Musa : He Is A Responsible Family Man & Did Not Beat His Wife
Published: April 06, 2017
The Nigeria Football Federation have dismissed reports which emanated from the foreign press that claimed Super Eagles striker Ahmed Musa was detained in Leicester on suspicion of attacking his wife.NFF supremo Amaju Pinnick has been in contact with the former CSKA Moscow star and said that suggestions that the player ...
Promising Nigerian Striker On Song Against Scottish Champions Celtic In Paradise
Published: April 06, 2017
Promising Nigerian striker Adebayo Azeez rescued a point for Partick Thistle as they came from behind to hold Scottish champions Celtic to a 1-1 draw at Celtic Park on Wednesday night. The 23-year-old flicked home a cross by Elliot in the 64th minute to earn a share of the spoils for Alan Archibald’s side  a...
England U19 Star Edun Produces Impressive Display For Fulham In Narrow Loss To USA U20s
Published: April 06, 2017
Tayo Edun and Elijah Adebayo were in action for Fulham U23s squad in their narrow 1-0 loss to United States U20s in a friendly on Wednesday afternoon at Motspur Park.The Americans have set up a training camp in London ahead of the 2017 Fifa U20 World Cup in South Korea.England U19 star Edun produced an impressive perfo...