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My Time Will Come At Hull City, Says Odubajo

Moses Odubajo is not disheartened at being left out of Hull City squad owing to a long term injury. The 23-year-old played crucial role in the Tigers’ promotion to the English Premier League, but injury five minutes into the club’s pre-season campaign at Grimsy Town in July has prevented him from playing in the English topflight. Despite the setback, he …

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Anichebe Ruled Out For Three Months

Sunderland’s Victor Anichebe has been ruled out of action for three months with a knee ligament damage sustained against West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. The former Everton man, who signed for the Black Cats at beginning of this term has been one of the stars of David Moyes’ team, was a 66th minute replacement for Adnan Januzaj at the Hawthorns. …

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Courtois Throw Jibes At Mikel

.Says Trophies, Big Clubs Matters Not Money Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois aimed a thinly veiled dig at John Obi Mikel following his move to China, insisting nothing matters aside winning titles and playing for big clubs. The Nigeria international joined Tianjin TEDA after failing to make an impression on the first team under Antonio Conte, who took charge in the …

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Enyeama Proud Of AFCON Record

Former Nigeria international goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has said he is immensely proud of his record at the AFCON, where he has won a medal in all editions he played. Enyeama won AFCON bronze medal thrice, in 2004, 2006 and 2010, before he led Nigeria to win gold in 2013. The ex-Super Eagles captain also admitted that playing at the AFCON …

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Adi Sets 20-Goal Target For 2017 MLS Season

Nigerian striker Fanendo Adi has set a personal goals’ target of 20 goals in the 2017 MLS season with Portland Timbers. Portland will open their 2017 season on Friday, March 3, at home against Minnesota United FC. Adi, who travelled with his team to Tucson for the pre-season training, told the club’s TV that he is happy to return to …

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Okon: Why I Pick Home-Based In Falcons

Former Nigeria women coach Edwin Okon has explained his bias in the invitation of more home-based players, citing the huge potentials in the country’s domestic league. The Rivers Angels trainer who led the Super Falcons to win the 2014 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations in Namibia, urged national team handlers to step up their scout of talents in the country. …

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Yahaya Retains FC Porto First Team Status

Nigeria Youth international, Musa Yahaya has resume training for his Portuguese club side, FC Porto. Yahaya who was signed from Portuguese side Portimonense in the summer is yet to play a game for either the first team or the B team, who are campaigning in the second division in Portugal. During the first stanza of the league in Portugal, he …

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Victor Moses Chelsea Honeymoon In Danger

…Conte Targets £35m Benfica Star The fairy tale, honey mooning of Super Eagles striker turned wing back by Italian coach, Antonio Conte could be in jeopardy if a report in the Daily Star of London is to be followed. The paper reported on Tuesday that Portuguese side , Benfica are hoping to spark bidding wars for their star players and …

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Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Alli Lauds Ambode

. Says Structures In Place For World Class Race Though the 2017 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon is slated for February 11, about 17 days away, the General Manager Marathon Yussuf Alli is confident Lagos will stage a world-class marathon if the event is taking place tomorrow. “The Governor of Lagos State, His Excellency Akinwumi Ambdode has been of tremendous …

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No Loan Deal For Iheanacho, Says Father

Kelechi Iheanacho will not be seeking a loan move away from Manchester City during the January transfer window, according to the striker’s father. The 20-year-old forward has started to slip down the pecking order at the Etihad Stadium with competition for places fierce in Pep Guardiola’s squad. He did start the season in fine form, netting three times in his …

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