Lukman Haruna Picks Up Thigh Injury In Anzhi Loss To Dinamo Moscow
Published: August 09, 2015
Lukman Haruna had to be substituted immediately after the intermission in Anzhi Makhachkala’s  3-  2 loss to Dinamo Moscow in the Premier League on Saturday after picking up a thigh injury.Manager Yuri Semin has disclosed that he didn’t want to take a risk after the Super Eagles midfielder complai...
Teammate Defends Ahmed Musa After Failing To Score In Third Straight Game
Published: August 09, 2015
CSKA Moscow defender Mário Fernandes has leapt to the defense of Ahmed Musa after the striker fired blanks in the Premier League clash against Amkar Perm on Sunday afternoon.The Nigeria international has not found the back of the net in the league since the opening day of the season but saved the Muscovites from...
CSKA Moscow Striker Ahmed Musa Announces Arrival Of Baby Girl
Published: August 05, 2015
Nigeria international Ahmed Musa has become a father for the second time after his wife gave birth to a bouncing baby girl on Wednesday, August 5. The CSKA Moscow striker did not witness the birth of his daughter as he was with the Muscovites in the Czech Republic for their Champions League third qualifying round fixtu...
Sylvester Igboun Scores First Goal For Ufa
Published: August 01, 2015
It took new Ufa signing Sylvester Igboun 140 minutes of game time to open his goalscoring account in the Russian Premier League.Against Kuban Krasnodar, which you can rightly call his away debut, the ex FC Midtjylland star struck in the 51st minute, equalizing Vladislav Ignatyev’s goal he scored ten minutes befor...
Brian Idowu Says Amkar Perm Deserved Their 2 - 0 Win Against Rubin Kazan
Published: July 27, 2015
Russian - Nigerian defender Brian Idowu has stated that Amker Perm deserved their 2 - 0 win against Rubin Kazan in the Premier League on Sunday.For the second straight game , the 23 - year - old started and completed a league match , helping Amkar Perm keep a clean sheet in the process.“In moments we had an advan...
Sylvester Igboun And Izunna Uzochukwu Make Russian Premier League Debut
Published: July 26, 2015
Former FC Midtjylland players Sylvester Igboun and Izunna Uzochukwu have made their debut in the Russian Premier League for their new employers.Amkar Perm manager, Gadzhi Gadzhiev, named the Nigerian trio Fegor Ogude, Izunna Uzochukwu and Brian Idowu in his starting XI for the clash against Rubin Kazan on Sunday aftern...
Sylvester Igboun Passes His Medical With FC Ufa
Published: July 17, 2015
Sylvester Igboun came through his medical examination with FC Ufa unscathed , meaning there is no going back as regards to his four - year contract with the modest Russian Premier League club.Ahead of FC Ufa’s clash with Spartak Moscow this evening, the former FC Midtjylland star has expressed his feelings on pas...
Izunna Uzochukwu Debuts For Amkar Perm
Published: July 13, 2015
Three Nigerian players were in action for Amkar Perm in their last friendly before the start of the new Russian Premier League season.At the Stegersbach Stadium, new signing Izunna Uzochukwu, Fegor Ogude and Brian Idowu got a taste of action against Hungarian opposition Mezokovesd SE.Of the trio, only Nigeria internati...
CSKA Moscow Striker Ahmed Musa Hits Top Form Ahead Of New Season
Published: July 11, 2015
In their last friendly before the start of the Russian Premier League, CSKA Moscow beat Krylya Sovetov 2 - 0.The good news for the Army Men is that Ahmed Musa has hit top form ahead of next Saturday’s game against Rubin Kazan after scoring for the second consecutive pre - season match.The Nigeria national - teame...
Brian Idowu Scores For Amkar Perm In Friendly
Published: July 09, 2015
Amkar Perm were involved in another friendly on Thursday against Zorya (3 -  1 ) ahead of their Russian Premier League clash in 11 days time with Krasnodar.New acquisition Izunna Uzochukwu was left out of the team but Super Eagles midfielder Fegor Ogude did make the squad list alongside Russian - Nigerian defender...
Ahmed Musa Nets Fourth Brace For CSKA Moscow
Published: March 07, 2015
CSKA Moscow have reduced the gap between them and Zenith St Petersburg to four points on the back of their 2 - 1 win over Terek Grozny in the 18th round of games in the Russian Premier League. Only yesterday, the coach of the Moscovites stated that most of the goalscoring responsibilities in the second half of the seas...
Ahmed Musa Makes First Appearance In Russian Cup
Published: March 02, 2015
Ahmed Musa made his first appearance in the Russian Cup this season, as CSKA Moscow defeated Krylia Sovetov (Samara) 1 - 0 to qualify for the last four of the competition. Prior to the encounter at Khimki, the Nigeria international only made the bench in the third round tie against Torpedo Moscow while he was not named...
Fegor Ogude On Target For Amkar Perm In Friendly
Published: February 25, 2015
Amkar Perm midfielder Fegor Ogude scored in a scrimmage against Mordovia Saransk on Wednesday evening.In the test game at  both teams training camp in Belek, Turkey, the Nigeria international equalized for Amkar Perm in the 61st minute after Ruslan Mukhametshin had put the opponents in front in the the ninth minut...
Ahmed Musa : We Will Miss Seydou Doumbia
Published: February 05, 2015
Super Eagles star Ahmed Musa is expected to step into Seydou Doumbia’s shoes following the transfer of the Ivory Coast national teamer to Roma in the January transfer window.But the former Kano Pillars star has posited that the departure of the frontman will not weaken the attack of CSKA Moscow.“This is foo...
Ahmed Musa Scores As CSKA Moscow Hammer Ufa
Published: November 30, 2014
In one of the matches in the 15th round in the Russian Premier League, CSKA Moscow thrashed Ufa 5 - 0.Nigeria international Ahmed Musa scored one of the three goals netted by the Muscovites in the second half, hitting target in the 88th minute to take his tally this season in all competitions to nine.Introduced in the ...