Manchester United Confirm Nigerian Right Back Has Suffered Serious Injury
Published: September 23, 2017
Nigerian right-back Matthew Olosunde sustained an injury as Manchester United were beaten 2-1 by Derby County in a Premier League 2 encounter at Leigh Sports Village Stadium on Friday night.The defender went down in a lot of pain before he was substituted just before the end of the first half.In their official match re...
Iwobi, Iheanacho & Ndidi Named Among Top 50 U21 Players In The World
Published: September 22, 2017
There are three Nigeria representatives on L'Equipe's ranking of the top 50 players born after 1 January 1996.The reputable French sports daily has published a list of the most promising up-and-coming players in the world, with Arsenal winger Alex Iwobi and Leicester City stars Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho inclu...
Ahmed Musa Bags Two Assists As Leicester City Beat Chelsea 2-0 In PL2
Published: September 22, 2017
Ahmed Musa was a surprise inclusion in Leicester City U23s match day squad for their Premier League 2 clash versus Chelsea at Holmes Park (Leicester, Leicestershire) on Friday night.Due to his lack of first team opportunities, the Nigeria international participated in tonight's fixture in a bid to improve his match fit...
Arsenal Loanee Kelechi Nwakali Makes Full Debut For VVV Venlo
Published: September 22, 2017
Nigerian wonderkid Kelechi Nwakali made his full debut for VVV Venlo in their 3-0 thrashing of Blauw Geel '38 in the first round of the KNVB Beker on Thursday night.The Arsenal loanee played the full game with 1,850 spectators watching at Prins Willem Alexander Sportpark (Veghel).Before yesterday's match, Nwakali appea...
Ex-Man Utd Coach Ferguson Watched Iwobi Vs Doncaster Rovers
Published: September 21, 2017
Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson was among the 44,064 spectators at the Emirates Stadium for the meeting between Arsenal and Doncaster Rovers in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday night.Nigeria international Alex Iwobi got some minutes under his belt after he came off the bench in the 76th...
Abraham Congratulates First Player Born This Millennium To Represent Chelsea
Published: September 21, 2017
Tammy Abraham has congratulated two very promising Chelsea players after they made their debuts for the Premier League champions in their 5-1 rout of Nottingham Forest in the League Cup on Wednesday night.Wales youth international of Ghanaian parentage Ethan Ampadu became the first player born this millennium to repres...
Teams News League Cup : Moses, Iwobi & Akpom Bench, Kehinde & Olosunde Omitted
Published: September 20, 2017
As previously reported by allnigeriasoccer.com, Italy international Davide Zappacosta has been chosen ahead of Victor Moses for tonight's League Cup clash versus Nottingham Forest at Stamford Bridge.However, the Nigeria national-teamer could make his 17th appearance in total in the competition if he comes off the bench...
Details Of Chelsea Final Training Session : Zappacosta Starts Ahead Of Moses Vs Forest
Published: September 20, 2017
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will heavily rotate his squad for Wednesday night's League Cup tie against Nottingham Forest at Stamford Bridge as the Premier League champions have a busy schedule with four games in ten days before the second international break of the 2017-2018 campaign.Based on Chelsea's last training ...
Top Five Youngest Nigerians To Play For Chelsea : Babayaro, Mikel & Solanke Make List
Published: September 20, 2017
With Wales youth international Ethan Ampadu in line to make his competitive debut for Chelsea on Wednesday night aged 17 years and six days, allnigeriasoccer.com has compiled a list of the top five youngest Nigerian players in the history of the club. The youngest ever Nigerian player to represent Chelsea is Dominic So...
Why Jose Mourinho Will Not Hand Nigerian Duo Manchester United Debut Vs Burton
Published: September 20, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is unlikely to hand debuts to talented Nigerian duo Matthew Olosunde and Tosin Kehinde when the Premier League powerhouse face Burton Albion in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday night.Kehinde and United States youth-teamer Olosun...
(Photo Confirmation) Chelsea Announce Central Defender Has Signed New Contract
Published: September 20, 2017
Chelsea have confirmed that the talented central defender Ethan Ampadu has penned a professional contract with the club, shortly after he celebrated his 17th birthday.A product of Exeter City youth academy, Ampadu joined Chelsea in July 2017, and has been rewarded with a new deal after starring for the Blues youth team...
Akpom Learning New Tricks From Arsenal Star Alexis Sanchez
Published: September 19, 2017
Super Eagles target Chuba Akpom has admitted that he is learning new tricks from one of the best players at Arsenal, Alexis Sanchez.The Hale End Academy product trained with the first team on Tuesday morning at London Colney, the Gunners' final workout before tomorrow's League Cup tie at home to Doncaster Rovers.Akpom ...
Son Of Ex-Zambia International To Challenge Moses For Chelsea Wing Back Spot
Published: September 19, 2017
Charly Musonda, the son of former Zambia international Charles Musonda, will challenge Nigeria star Victor Moses for a wing-back spot at Chelsea in the coming weeks, manager Antonio Conte has hinted.Musonda is predominantly a left and right winger at club level, same position Moses played before he was converted into a...
Solanke Nominated For Golden Boy Award, Why Nwakali Missed Out
Published: September 19, 2017
Turin based sports daily Tuttosport has announced the nominees for the 2017 Golden Boy, an award for the best footballer in Europe under the age of 21.Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke is in the running for the prestigious award along with 24 other talented young stars.The nominees include Gianluigi Donnarumma (AC Mila...
16-Year-Old Nigerian Goalkeeper Trains With Arsenal First Team Pre-Doncaster
Published: September 19, 2017
Talented Nigerian goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo trained with the first team of Arsenal on Tuesday, ahead of Wednesday night's League Cup clash with Doncaster Rovers at the Emirates Stadium.According to Arsenal youth team expert Jeorge Bird, Okonkwo was spotted training with the first team players at London Colney as the sq...