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Chelsea Keep Jordan Aina, Uwakwe, Anjorin

Chelsea of England winger, Victor Moses will still have three Nigerian-born youngsters among his colleagues in the London-based club, following the team’s top brass’ decision to keep Jordan Aina, Tariq Uwakwe and Faustino Anjorin in their youth squad. Moses, though, will not have any Nigerian to hobnob with in Chelsea’s main team, as Ola Aina has been loaned to Torino ...

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Victor Moses Quits Super Eagles

Chelsea defender Victor Moses says he is no longer a Super Eagles player, as he wants to concentrate on his club career at Chelsea FC of England. Moses has had had 37 appearances for Nigeria. The 27-year-old featured in all Super Eagles’ games at the 2018 Fifa World Cup Russia and got a goal against Argentina at the Krestovsky Stadium, ...

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Former Real Madrid boss eyes up top job at Old Trafford

Zinedine Zidane wants to return to football club management – and has reportedly set his sights on the Premier League and Manchester United. The Daily Mirror, citing French media, reports that the former Real Madrid coach “wants to succeed Jose Mourinho at Manchester United as early as next season”. After leading Real to three successive Champions League titles, the 46-year-old ...

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Danjuma, Ajibade Target U20 Women’s World Cup Final

Nigeria’s youth female national team, Falconets coach, Chris Danjuma and assistant captain, RasheedatAjibade have both spoken of their ambitions to reach the final of this year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in France. Danjuma gave the assertion in the wake of his side’s heroic draw with China on Monday, from a late equaliser by Ajibade, which was enough to take ...

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Genevieve Relishes Nigeria’s France 2018 Quarter-final Ticket

Nigerian movie diva, Genevieve Nnaji has added sweet words of celebration to the youth female national team, Falconets’ qualification for the quarterfinals of this year’s FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France. In the wake of the Falconets’ narrow escape from the brink of elimination, before a 95th minute goal by RasheedatAjibade fetched a 1-1 draw against China on Monday, ...

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Omidiran, Sanusi State Delight With Falconets’ Cruise

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) women committee chairperson, Alhaja Ayo Omidiran and general-secretary of the body, Dr Mohammed Sanusi have both expressed delight with the Falconets’ qualification for the quarterfinal of the FFIA U20 Women’s World Cup in France. OmidiranandSanusi were both gleeful, after Rasheedat Ajibade’s late equaliser sent the team into the 9th edition oif the competition, following a 1-1 ...

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Mikel Downplays Worries Over His Injury Battles

Tianjin Teda of China midfielder, John Mikel Obi has doused growing concern over his injury status, as he insists he will be fit to star for the Super Eagles against Seychelles. With the Eagles’ next Africa Cup of Nations billed away in Seychelles on September 8, Nigerians are worried that the team’s captain will not be fit for the game, ...

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Joel Obi Cherishes Chievo Verona’s Ambitions

New arrival of Chievo Verona of Italy, Joel Chukwuma Obi has revealed that the biggest factor that encouraged him to accept a summer transfer offer from The Flying Donkeys was the fact that they are a very ambitious club. While stating his delight at joining the former club of Victor ObinnaNsofor and Stephen AyodeleMakinwa, after three years with AS Torino, ...

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Emenike Loses Qatar Offer, Anichebe Steps In

Former Super Eagles striker, Emmanuel Emenike has missed out on an opportunity of a summer transfer to Qatar, as he had to go for surgery instead. After failing to play all through last season at Las Palmas of Spain and then got released by Olympiakos of Greece, Emenike opted to quickly go under the surgeon’s knife, but his healing could ...

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Musa Pledges To Rain More Goals For Al Nassr

New arrival at Al Nassr of Saudi Arabia, Ahmed Musa has declared that more goals are coming off his boots in the coming days, following his superlative strike on his debut for the club in the Arab Champions League. Musa got off the bench to send his club’s fans into ecstasy away to Al Jazira of United Arab Emirates, but ...

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