Sammy Ameobi Doubtful To Face Metalist
Published: February 12, 2013
Anglo - Nigerian forward Sammy Ameobi could be unavailable for Newcastle against Metalist in the Europa League after suffering a hamstring injury in training on Monday, writes the Daily Mail. Though the 20 - year - old has been treated by medics, he is in a race against time to play against the Ukrainian side on Thursd...
Official:Peter Odemwingie Disciplined By West Brom
Published: February 08, 2013
Albion have taken disciplinary action against Peter Odemwingie in respect of his conduct over the past fortnight. Odemwingie has accepted his punishment. He will now resume full training with his team-mates and is available for first-team selection.Peter Odemwingie said: “I understand how my actions have been vie...
Popov Apologizes To West Brom Fans Through Odemwingie
Published: February 03, 2013
West Brom defender Goran Popov has apologized to the fans following his dismissal in Sunday's 0-1 home loss to Tottenham Hotspur. The Macedonia international, who was sent off in the 48th minute, has no Twitter account so he had to pass the message through striker Peter Odemwingie. ''Just had Popov the Albion man on ph...
Peter Odemwingie Barred From Training
Published: February 01, 2013
Peter Odemwingie's future at West Brom hangs in the balance following his failed transfer to Queens Park Rangers on deadline day. Now, the outspoken Nigeria international has been told by the Baggies hierarchy not to return to training until next week.''I have been given a few days off and will be back in training next...
Odemwingie Confirms Rubin Kazan Approached Him
Published: January 27, 2013
Queens Park Rangers are known to be interested in the acquisition of Peter Odemwingie in the ongoing transfer window. Now, the Nigerian striker has sensationally revealed that he was on the brink of leaving West Brom for the Russian Premier League last winter. Championat.com quoted Odemwingie as saying: ''I had to ask ...
Sporting Director : West Brom Don't Intend To Sell Odemwingie
Published: January 24, 2013
Sporting and Technical Director of West Brom Richard Garlick has confirmed that there was an offer from Queens Park Rangers for the services of Peter Odemwingie, but it was turned down.'' We don’t have to sell any of our players, it’s only on our terms. It’s well documented about Peter. We had an offe...
Odemwingie To Remain With West Brom - Steve Clarke
Published: January 21, 2013
West Brom manager Steve Clarke has played down speculations linking Nigerian striker Peter Odemwingie with an exit away from the club in the winter transfer market.Odemwingie, 31, has been courted by Londoners Queens Park Rangers in the last few days. However, the Baggies hierarchy did not rubber-stamp his departure fr...
Gabby Agbonlahor Gives Credit To West Brom
Published: January 19, 2013
Anglo - Nigerian striker Gabby Agbonlahor, who was on target against West Brom on Saturday, has told his teammates to forget about the draw and be focused on the League Cup semi-final clash with Bradford City on Tuesday.ESPN quoted the England international as saying: ''Everyone's heads are down from going 2-0 up. But ...
Odemwingie Delighted With Baggies Comeback
Published: January 19, 2013
West Brom and Aston Villa played an entertaining 2 - 2 draw on Saturday in the 23rd round of matches in the English Premier League at The Hawthorns, with Peter Odemwingie's 84th minute strike rescuing a point for the home team.The Baggies had trailed Villa 0-2 at the end of the first half. It was an improved performanc...
Femi Orenuga Celebrates Leighton Baines Wonder Goal
Published: January 16, 2013
Former Everton midfielder Femi Orenuga has celebrated  Leighton Baines' wonder free-kick against Newcastle United in the penultimate round of matches in the Premier League. '' I have to say, I'm still buzzing over the free-kick scored by my former Everton teammate Leighton Baines at Newcastle United last week. It ...
Odemwingie: Clarke Told The Players To Believe In Themselves
Published: January 03, 2013
Peter Odemwingie has commented on the recent success of West Brom in the English Premier League. After 21 rounds of matches, The Baggies are seventh on the log, with only 5 points separating them from Chelsea in fourth place.''The new coach Steve Clarke changed the system of our game a little. When Roy Hodgson was ate ...
Andrei Arshavin Has A Chance To Remain In Arsenal - Odemwingie
Published: December 28, 2012
Nigeria international Peter Odemwingie has shared his thoughts and impressions on the state of Russian players -  Pavel Pogrebnyak and Andrei Arshavin- in the English Premier League.''Pogrebnyak started the season well for Reading. He was praised in the local media. But they write a little about Arshavin. Journali...
Obi Mikel Expects Difficult Away Games
Published: December 26, 2012
After serving a three - game ban, Nigeria international John Obi Mikel is expected to return to the Chelsea line - up on Boxing Day against Norwich in the 19th round of matches in the English Premier League.The European champions face Norwich City and Everton in their next two games. And Mikel has admitted that the awa...
Newcastle United Coach Praises SHOLA AMEOBI
Published: December 22, 2012
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has praised one - cap Nigeria international Shola Ameobi for his late winner against Queens Park Rangers on Saturday.Ameobi, who made Nigeria's preliminary African Cup of Nations roster, came off the bench to score in the 81st minute, his first goal in the EPL after 18 rounds. ''I k...
MIKEL Suspended For Three Games
Published: December 06, 2012
Nigeria international John Mikel Obi has been suspended for three matches by the English FA, and fined £60,000 following an Independent Regulatory Commission hearing on Thursday. During the match between Chelsea and Manchester United in October, Mikel had claimed he was racially abused by the referee Mark Clatten...