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Notts County Ameobi Says Fans Spark Team Agains Cheltenham

Shola Ameobi insists Notts County fans can inspire the Magpies to victory over Cheltenham as the club anticipates one of their biggest attendances of the season. The Magpies want supporters to be the 12th man for £12 as new owner Alan Hardy decided to slash ticket prices for the crucial League Two clash. The club is expected to attract more …

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Controversy As Enyeama’s Lille Lose To PSG

 Paris Saint-Germain kept the pressure on Monaco at the top of Ligue 1 but it was touch-and-go in a dramatic 2-1 win over Lille. Lucas Moura’s desperately late controversial winner bailed out Alphonse Areola and Paris Saint-Germain as they scraped an unconvincing 2-1 win over Lille to keep the pressure on Monaco at the Ligue 1 summit. Both sides scored …

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Aiyegbeni Resurfaces At Coventry, On Trial

Yakubu Ayegbeni, a former Nigerian international, is on trial at English League One side, Coventry City. Russell Slade, gaffer of Coventry City, has confirmed that Yakubu is now training with the team. The former English Premier League star, famously called Yak, started training on Monday. Slade said: “He’s in, he has had his first training day with us this morning. …

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Cameroon Give Rohr Sleepless Nights

Nigerian Manager, Gernot Rohr says he’s concerned about Cameroon’s rebirth at Afcon 2017 ahead of the Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifiers later this year in August. The German trainer pitched camp in Gabon for three weeks monitoring the Indomitable Lions while also working as a television commentator. He took notes at every Cameroon game and witnessed the return of a …

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Hugo Broos Is First Belgian Coach To Win AFCON Trophy

Hugo Broos has put Belgium on the African map as the first Belgian to win the African Cup of Nations title as a coach Belgium Colonised two African nations- DR Congo and Rwanda, but Hugo Broos’ feat has scored them a major point in the African continent when he led Cameroon to win their fifth continental trophy. He has joined …

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Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Organisers set for Press Conference

A press conference to herald the 2017 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon will hold on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. According to Olukayode Thomas, the Head Communications and Media for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Friday’s press briefing will among other things, avail journalists of the opportunity to get close with …

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Eagles Tango Teranga Lions, DR Congo In March

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will battle the Teranga Lions of Senegal and power playing Democratic Republic of Congo in late March if arrangements being made by the Nigeria Football Federation falls in place. AOIFootball.com gathered that the federation of both countries are still discussing with the NFF and will announce the date and venue of the games soon. Both games are …

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FIFA Hammers Giwa, Four Others

FEDERATION of International Football Association (FIFA) Tuesday confirmed a worldwide extension ban on Chris Giwa and four other officials who have been involved in a leadership tussle with the Amaju Pinnick led Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) board. FIFA rubber stamped NFF’s Disciplinary Committee sanction on 12 May 2016 against the officials Christopher Giwa, Muazu Suleyman, Yahaya Adama, Sani Fema and …

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Umar Listed Among Top 20 Youngsters In Italy

The top scorer for Nigeria U23s at the Rio 2016 Olympics Sadiq Umar has been rated among the top 20 youngsters to watch in Italy in the year 2017. On loan to Bologna from Roma, the 20 year old was listed alongside other top prospects in the Serie A, in a list compiled by respected international tabloid Guardian. One looks …

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Rohr Dismisses Cameroon

.Plans Two Friendly Games Next Month Super Eagles’ Coach, Garnot Rohr, who was in Gabon to monitor the country’s opponents in the forthcoming World Cup and the Cameroon 2019 Nations Cup, has allayed fears over the threat posed by the Indomitable Lions to Nigeria’s Russia 2018 ambitions. Nigeria and Cameroon are in Group B of the Russia 2018 World Cup …

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