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Arsenal Beach Soccer Team to play at COPA Lagos for the first time in Africa!

COPA Lagos, the annual beach soccer tournament organized by Kinetic Sports has announced the participation of the Arsenal Beach Soccer team at this year’s event which is set to hold from the 8th to the 10th of December, 2017 at Eko Atlantic City. This is the first time the Arsenal Beach Soccer team will be coming to Africa and most ...

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N’Golo Kante Ready For Man U, Victor Moses Not Ready

N’Golo Kante is yet to play a game for Chelsea since the defeat against Manchester City. (Getty) N’Golo Kante is “progressing well” from his hamstring injury but Antonio Conte is yet to decide whether to start the Chelsea midfielder when the Premier League champions host Manchester United on Sunday (5 November). Meanwhile, Victor Moses remains on the sidelines ahead of ...

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Efe Stars In Clarke’s First Home Game Defeat

It was harsh on the Rugby Park men and was the former West Brom coach’s first loss as manager and Nigeria’s Efe Ambrose starred in a close game that his side took home all point.. Steve Clarke’s first home game in charge of Kilmarnock ended in defeat as Hibernian left Ayrshire with a 3-0 victory and Ambrose Efe, was key ...

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Tammy Abraham Gets Three Lions Call Up

Nigeria have missed out on hooking Tammy Abraham to commit to the Super Eagles after he named in the England squad for their friendly games against Brazil and Germany later this month.. The full squad announcement at 2pm on Thursday also revealed that Ashley Young had earned a recall after an impressive return to form with Manchester United, while Alex ...

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Nsofor Injured In Cape Town City Win

South Africa premier league side Cape Town City, returned to winning ways on Wednesday after a four game winless run. Cape Town City took on Free State stars with Super Eagles forward Obinna Nsofor, in the starting line up. But the Former Chievo striker was forced off due to injury in the 36th minute of the encounter, after he received ...

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Vancouver Whitecaps To Sign Jamiu Alimi

With Vancouver Whitecaps still in contention for the 2017 MLS Cup, rumors have broken that the Canadian side has already lined up a 2018 signing. Reports are surfacing that the Whitecaps are about to sign 25-year-old Nigerian center back, Jamiu Alimi. Alimi currently plays for Kano Pillars FC but also has professional experience from Ukraine and Cyprus, along with several ...

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Algeria, Argentina Miss Shatters Ighalo

Odion Ighalo is shattered he will miss the World Cup qualifier in Algeria as well as the friendly against Argentina on account of a knee injury. Nigeria faces Algeria on November 10 in Constantine in an inconsequential World Cup qualifier, before they test their readiness for Russia 2018 with a friendly against Argentina four days later. “Ighalo is pained injury ...

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Ambrose Eyes Super Eagles Return

Hibernian’s Efe Ambrose has revealed his desire to play for Nigeria ahead of next year’s World Cup. The defender stopped receiving invites after his career took a downward slope, and was considered surplus to requirement at Celtic. In the winter transfer window, after work permit stood in his way of securing a temporary move to English Championship side, Blackburn Rovers, ...

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Echejile Back In Training With Turkish Club Sivasspor

Elderson Echiejile has returned to training with Turkish club Sivasspor after an injury layoff caused by a muscle injury in last month’s World Cup qualifier against Zambia. He announced his return on his social media accounts. He was forced out of the crucial World Cup qualifier in Uyo on October 7 after 79 minutes with a muscle injury and doctors ...

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Musa Hopes To Score Again Against Argentina

Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa has said he hopes to score again against Argentina in this month’s high-profile friendly after he netted twice against the two-time world champions three years ago at the World Cup in Brazil. Nigeria’s readiness for next year’s World Cup in Russia will be tested to the full by Argentina on November 14 in Krasnodar. Ahmed ...

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