Victor Obinna Wants To Play In Champions League
Published: March 08, 2013
Nigeria international Victor Obinna has reiterated his desire to play in next season's Champions League. ''The latest trainings are very long.  I played in different countries, but such long workouts never seen. ''This is very useful for the team to prepare for the championship. Bilic knows what he wants and he is...
Abdulwaheed Afolabi Banished To Reserves For Lateness
Published: March 03, 2013
Manager of Russian Premier League club Kuban Krasnodar, Leonid Kuchuk has banished Nigeria youth - teamer Abdulwaheed Afolabi to the reserve team for repeatedly coming late to training, according to F-Sport.The 21 - year - old striker, who signed a four - year deal with Kuban just last summer, was excluded from first t...
Ahmed Musa Bags Hat - Trick In CSKA Moscow Win
Published: March 01, 2013
Nigerian winger Ahmed Musa bagged a hat - trick for CSKA Moscow in a practice match held on Friday afternoon in Marbella, Spain.Ahmed Musa was on target in the 45th, 57th and 59th minute  in the 3 -0 win over Belarusian team BATE.The Army Men have been training in Spain since February 24. The squad returns to Mosc...
Emenike Could Miss Resumption Of Russian Championship
Published: February 21, 2013
Top scorer at the African Cup of Nations, Emmanuel Emenike has been examined by doctors at the training camp of Spartak Moscow in Marbella, Spain.It would be recalled that Emenike got injured in the Super Eagles semi - final clash against Mali, which subsequently ruled him out of the final match with Burkina Faso.The o...
Emenike In Spain With Spartak Moscow
Published: February 18, 2013
African Cup of Nations top scorer Emmanuel Emenike has returned to the location of Spartak Moscow, who are having winter training in Marbella, Spain.Just as Emenike silenced critics at the tournament in South Africa, he wants to prove himself in the remaining matches in the Russian Premier League.Championat.com with re...
Ahmed Musa Resumes Training With CSKA Moscow
Published: February 18, 2013
CSKA Moscow winger Ahmed Musa joined his teammates in Spain on February 17, informs bobsoccer.ru.The one time Kano Pillars ace participated in training with the squad for the first time since January after he was called up to the National Team of Nigeria. After the tournament in South Africa, Musa was given a few extra...
Spartak Coach Valery Karpin: No Plan To Sell Emenike
Published: February 08, 2013
Head Coach of Spartak Moscow Valery Karpin has told the press in Russia that the club has no plans to sell Nigerian striker Emmanuel Emenike, who is logically in high demand as a result of his exploits at the African Cup of Nations.''There is no such plan to sell Emenike. I think it's wrong to sell the player who last ...
Viktor Bulatov: Great Loss If Emenike Should Leave Spartak Moscow
Published: January 22, 2013
Former Spartak Moscow midfielder and Russia international Viktor Bulatov does not want the red and white to part with Emmanuel Emenike in the winter transfer market.Emenike, who was on target after 23 minutes in the clash against Burkina Faso, is being linked with a move to former club Fenerbahçe S.K.''It would ...
Spartak Moscow Coach Dismisses Emenike Rumors
Published: January 21, 2013
Spartak Moscow Head Coach Valery Karpin has dismissed reports that Emmanuel Emenike is leaving the Russian capital for Fenerbahce. Turkish media reported on Monday, January 21 that the Nigeria international has completed a loan switch to Fenerbahce.''That's crazy, I can not confirm that. No, he will not be leaving the ...
Okoronkwo: I Look To The Future With Optimism
Published: January 13, 2013
Former Nigeria international Isaac Okoronkwo has commented on his travel routes during the winter break to the official website of Rostov.''I visited three countries: England, Nigeria and Spain. My brother and sister live in England. During the long break in the championship, I always visit them. I also went to Nigeria...
CSKA Moscow Coach Backs Musa For Strike Role
Published: January 02, 2013
Nigeria international Ahmed Musa will continue to lead CSKA Moscow's attack when the Russian Premier League resumes in March, supersport.com with reference to Russian media is reporting.Following the injury to Ivorian star Seydou  Doumbia, coach of the Army Men Leonid Slutsky played Musa, who is primarily a winger...
Spartak Moscow Coach Threatens EMMANUEL EMENIKE
Published: December 20, 2012
Head coach of Spartak Moscow Valery Karpin before the team left for vacation advised Nigeria international Emmanuel Emenike to work harder at training and to monitor his physical form while on vacation, Russian website lifesports.ru is reporting.''Emenike's game and his desire to play in full force often depends on hi...
AHMED MUSA Pleased With Result
Published: December 10, 2012
CSKA Moscow provisionally top the league table in Russia after the hard fought 2 - 1 win over Mordovia Saransk on Sunday, their last match before the winter break.Though not on the score-sheet, Nigeria winger Ahmed Musa, who has been converted to a striker this season by coach Slutsky,is pleased with the outcome of the...
EMMANUEL EMENIKE: Fans Supported Celtic Powerfully
Published: December 06, 2012
Emmanuel Emenike is annoyed with Spartak Moscow's 1 - 2 loss to Celtic in the Champions League on Wednesday. The Nigeria international told Chempionat.com: ''It's a shame to lose such matches. We fought from the first second to the final whistle, trying to show our best qualities. We were better than Celtic in many are...
ISAAC OKORONKWO Trains Without Difficulty
Published: December 05, 2012
Experienced defender Isaac Okoronkwo is in contention for a place in the starting eleven when FK Rostov play Krasnodar on Friday, the official website of Rostov has hinted.The 34 - year - old, who you can rightly call a former Nigeria international, has been unavailable for the last two games in the Russian championshi...