Ejaria Not Involved; Ojo Dazzles As Liverpool Continue Fine Pre-Season Form
Published: July 31, 2016
For the first time in pre-season, ex-Golden Eaglets trainee Ovie Ejaria was not in the Liverpool squad as the Anfield side tackled AC Milan in the International Champions Cup at the Levi’s Stadium (Santa Clara, California) on Sunday morning.The young midfielder was given a run out against Tranmere Rovers, Fleetwo...
Aina Plays Full Game, Moses Shines, Tomori & Abraham Benched As Chelsea Lose To Real Madrid
Published: July 30, 2016
Chelsea were beaten 3-2 by UEFA Champions League holders Real Madrid at Ann Arbor, Michigan in the International Champions Cup on Saturday. Antonio Conte’s side had England youth-teamer Ola Aina in its starting line-up while Super Eagles star Victor Moses dropped to the bench.The Blues were 2-0 down after 26 minu...
Tunji Akinola Poised To Follow In The Footsteps Of West Ham Wonderkid Reece Oxford
Published: July 30, 2016
Promising Nigerian defender Tunji Akinola is destined for great things at West Ham and is set to follow in the footsteps of England U19 international Reece Oxford.With Oxford and Republic of Ireland U21 international Josh Cullens, who both skippered the Hammers development squad last season presently with the first tea...
Sheyi Ojo Thanks Sturridge For Helping Him Settle Into Liverpool First Team
Published: July 29, 2016
Sheyi Ojo has praised England star Daniel Sturridge for helping him settle into the first team of Liverpool, and hopes to impress manager Jurgen Klopp in the new season. In the second half of last season, the young winger was recalled from his loan spell at Wolves, and went on to make eight appearances for the Reds in ...
Onomah Sparkles For Tottenham In Narrow Loss To Atletico Madrid
Published: July 29, 2016
Joshua Onomah was in action on Friday afternoon as Tottenham Hotspur narrowly lost 1-0 to last season’s Champions League finalist Atlético Madrid in an International Champions Cup clash held at Melbourne Cricket Ground.Having come off the bench against Juventus on Tuesday, the England U19 international was...
Chuba Akpom Named MLS ASG MVP Ahead Of Drogba, Kaka, Oxlade-Chamberlain & Campbell
Published: July 29, 2016
Chuba Akpom was on target in Arsenal’s 2-1 win over the MLS All-Stars at Avaya Stadium on Friday morning. The England U21 international was officially named the Most Valuable Player of the 2016 AT&T All-Star Game after scoring the game-winner for the Gunners with three minutes remaining. He picked up the acco...
Iheanacho Unlucky, Adarabioyo Converts Penalty As City Win First Pre-Season Game
Published: July 28, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho and Tosin Adarabioyo saw their trip to China come to an end, with Manchester City winning their first pre-season game, beating Borussia Dortmund on penalties in the International Champions Cup on Thursday.The Nigeria international lasted 45 minutes on the Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre turf, while...
Big Things Expected From Ladapo After Scoring First Crystal Palace Goal
Published: July 28, 2016
Freddie Ladapo netted his first goal for Crystal Palace in their hard fought 3-2 win over AFC Wimbledon in a pre-season friendly on Wednesday.The former Flying Eagles invitee was playing in the sixth-tier of English football at the start of last season before he was acquired by the Eagles on a two-and-a-half year deal ...
Liverpool Fans React On Twitter To Ejaria Brilliant Display Vs Chelsea
Published: July 28, 2016
Liverpool fans reacted positively to the display of former Golden Eaglets trainee Ovie Ejaria, as the Anfield side lost 1-0 to Chelsea in the International Champions Cup on Thursday morning.The highlight of the 18-year-old’s performance was his backheel assist to Roberto Firmino, only for the goal to be ruled out...
Exclusive: Leicester City Record Buy Musa Still Awaiting Work Permit Decision
Published: July 27, 2016
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report that Ahmed Musa has not yet been granted a residence permit by the authorities in the United Kingdom, with just over two weeks left before the start of the new Premier League season.If the former CSKA Moscow star does not get a work permit before August 7, he may be unavailab...
Ovie Ejaria To Play For Liverpool U23 Squad In The 2016-2017 Season
Published: July 27, 2016
Former Golden Eaglets trainee Ovie Ejaria will represent the development squad of Liverpool, otherwise known as the U23s, in the 2016-2017 campaign, amid speculations that he is set to be promoted to the first team following his form in pre-season.Due to the unavailability of a number of first team players who were on ...
Joshua Onomah Sparkles As Tottenham Lose To Juventus In ICC
Published: July 26, 2016
England U19 international Joshua Onomah was given a run out in Tottenham Hotspur’s  2-1 loss to Juventus in the International Champions Cup on Tuesday.The attacking midfielder only recently returned to the White Lane outfit after starring for the Young Lions at the U19 Euros, and his introduction at ...
Exclusive : Watford Striker Isaac Success Granted Work Permit
Published: July 26, 2016
Watford record signing Isaac Success has been cleared to play in the English Premier League after the Home Office issued the Nigeria youth international a work permit, allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report. The attacker’s application was granted by the United Kingdom authorities on the 13th of July, but he ...
Four Nigerian Players Named In Chelsea Squad For USA Tour ; Omeruo, Solanke Missing
Published: July 25, 2016
New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has included four players of Nigerian descent in his squad list for the club’s pre-season tour of America. The big news is that England U19 international Dominic Solanke and Kenneth Omeruo were omitted from the 30-man roster, fueling speculation that they may not feature for the ...
Chelsea Coach Conte To Run The Rule Over Ola Aina In America
Published: July 24, 2016
Promising Nigerian defender Ola Aina has confirmed that he is part of Chelsea squad for their tour of the United States.The 19-year-old took to Instagram to announce that he is on his way to the USA, where the Premier League side will continue their preparations for the new season with friendlies lined up against Liver...