Sunderland Boss Provides Key Update On Nigeria Striker Anichebe
Published: September 23, 2016
Sunderland manager David Moyes has revealed that Victor Anichebe is making progress in his bid to return to match fitness and is set to be handed playing opportunities in the upcoming games in the Premier League.Since his arrival at SR5 1SU as a free agent in September, the Nigeria international has yet to make his de...
Ovie Ejaria Training With Liverpool First-Team Pre-Hull City
Published: September 23, 2016
On Thursday, Liverpool held their penultimate training session ahead of their weekend clash with Hull City at Anfield, with Nigerian midfielder Ovie Ejaria in attendance. The 18-year-old was handed his competitive debut after he was introduced in the 77th minute during the Reds 3-0 victory over Derby County in the Leag...
Swansea City Are The Favorite Premier League Opponents Of Man City Starlet Iheanacho
Published: September 23, 2016
Swansea City are Kelechi Iheanacho’s favourite opponents in the English Premier League, ahead of their meeting with Manchester City at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday. Last weekend, the Nigeria international notched his tenth goal since his debut in the English top-flight when he hit target in the 25th minute aga...
Victor Moses Pretty Elder Sister Officially Off The Market (Photo)
Published: September 22, 2016
Victor Moses’s elder sister, Eki, is now officially a Mrs. after tying the knot in a well attended traditional wedding ceremony held at the family house in Benin City on Thursday afternoon. As previously reported by allnigeriasoccer.com, the Chelsea winger was unavoidably absent as a result of the upcoming meetin...
Chelsea Star Mikel Targets Premier League Golden Boot Award
Published: September 22, 2016
Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel is targeting the top scorer award in the English Premier League this season, if we are to swallow his statement via his official Twitter account hook, line and sinker.September 21, 2016 marked the third year he opened his account in the English top-flight when he hit target in the 84th...
Super Eagles Coach Yet To Sound Out Germany U21 Star Akpoguma About Representing Nigeria
Published: September 22, 2016
Fortuna Düsseldorf central defender Kevin Akpoguma remains committed to Germany at international level amid speculations in the media that he might be called up for the World Cup qualifier against Zambia on October 9.And contrary to those reports, the ex-Germany U20 skipper has not yet been sounded about the possi...
Bristol City Coach Showers Plaudits On Red Hot Chelsea Loanee Abraham
Published: September 22, 2016
Bristol City coach Lee Johnson could not hide his admiration for Tammy Abraham following his game-winner against Fulham in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday night. The Chelsea loanee came off the bench in the 62nd minute, before scoring in the 90th minute when he poked home O’Dowda’s cross from...
EFL Cup Wrap : Onomah Scores First Goal For Spurs; Abraham On Song; Maja Debuts; Iheanacho Fires Blanks; Tosin Subbed In; Sonupe, Onuoha Benched
Published: September 21, 2016
Rundown of how players of Nigerian descent fared in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday night.At Loftus Road, Sunderland beat homers Queens Park Rangers 2-1. Josh Maja was handed his senior debut for the Black Cats when he replaced Sweden U21 international Joel Asoro with 21 minutes remaining. Nedum Onuoha r...
Wenger Congratulates Akpom After Starring Against Nottingham Forest
Published: September 21, 2016
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was pleased by the performance of Chuba Akpom in his side’s emphatic 4-0 victory over Nottingham Forest in the League Cup on Tuesday night. The England U21 international of Nigerian descent has seen his first team opportunities limited in the new season despite impressing during pre-sea...
Leicester City Boss Explains Why Musa Is Not In Starting XI For Premier League Games
Published: September 21, 2016
Speaking after his side lost to Chelsea in the League Cup, Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has hinted why Ahmed Musa is not in the starting line-up in recent Premier League matches.The Nigeria international has not started in the English top-flight since the opening day at Hull City, and the Italian coach has su...
Victor Moses Thanks Chelsea Faithful For Unwavering Support Against Leicester City
Published: September 21, 2016
Victor Moses was over the moon after Chelsea’s comeback win against Leicester City in the third round of the League Cup on Tuesday night, and has praised the fans for their unwavering support at the King Power Stadium.The Blues were staring elimination in the face after a brace from Shinji Okazaki had put the Fox...
New Paul Pogba, Ejaria Reacts After Debuting For Liverpool
Published: September 20, 2016
Ovie Ejaria was delighted to make his competitive debut for Liverpool in their 3-0 victory over Derby County in the League Cup on Tuesday night, two years after his arrival at Anfield from Arsenal. Speculations were rife at home and abroad that the central midfielder was in line to make his first appearance for the Red...
Gunners Stop Chelsea Ace Moses From Attending Wedding Of Elder Sister
Published: September 20, 2016
Allnigeriasoccer.com can confirm that Victor Moses will not attend the wedding of his elder sister, Eki, on Saturday, September 24 because of commitments with Chelsea. Chelsea will face off against neighbors Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend at the Emirates, and the Nigeria winger has not been permitted by the...
Arsenal Starlet Iwobi Is The New Mesut Ozil; Has More Assists Than German In 2016
Published: September 20, 2016
Alex Iwobi has been firing on all cylinders since he broke into the first team of Arsenal in the second half of last season.In 2016, the Nigeria international has provided more assists in the Premier League- five in total- than any other player at the Gunners, including Mesut Ozil, who is well known for his eye for a k...
Olomola Scores Another Brace For Southampton U23 In Draw Against Leicester
Published: September 19, 2016
Southampton U23s drew 2-2 with Leicester City in Premier League 2 at Staplewood on Monday, with Nigerian striker Olufela Olomola bagging a brace for the Saints. Olomola put Southampton in front in the eighth minute when he headed home Tyreke Johnson’s cross, but the Foxes restored parity just before the interval....