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Siasia: Our AAG Group’s Tough

Under-23 national team head coach, Samson Yebowei Siasia has admitted that the All Africa Games draw that held Thursday in Cairo, Egypt has pitted his side in a tough group, alongside Ghana, Egypt and Senegal. However, while agreeing that the three eternal favourites would pose a huge threat to his team’s hopes of returning home with gold from Republic of ...

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Sterling Follows Osaze’s Style

–Tabloid Recalls Stoke Star’s Transfer Gaffe The ongoing transfer saga swirling round Liverpool of England winger, Raheem Sterling has revived memories of a transfer gaffer that once entangled Stoke City striker, Peter Osaze Odemwingie, when the mulatto star tried to force an exit from West Bromwich Albion. With Sterling holding out stubbornly for an exit form Anfield, memories of Osaze’s ...

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Anyansi: What We Expect From Eagles’ New Coach

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) technical committee chairman, Chief Felix Anyansi-Agwu has rolled out details of the terms of reference and areas of duty which incoming Super Eagles coach, Sunday Ogorchukwu Oliseh would be expected to meet up with once he assumes the mantle in the coming days. Although no exact date has been fixed for Oliseh’s unveiling as Eagles’ coach, ...

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Milan Sell Nigerian Youngster

High hopes held by Nigerian youngster, Ezekiel Henry 9Henty) for a rosy future with AC Milan of Italy have been dashed, following the San Siro club’s decision to sell the precocious striker to the team he played for on loan last season, NK Olimpija Ljubljana of Slovenia. In contrast with expectations from Henty and his associates that he would become ...

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Pinnick Praises Oliseh’s Quality

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Melvin Amaju Pinnick has confirmed that the soccer governing body is aiming at former Super Eagles captain, Sunday Ogorchukwu Oliseh as the squad’s next coach simply because he has the right qualities to succeed on the job. Speaking in the aftermath of reports that emerged 24 hours ago, about talks between the NFF and Oliseh, ...

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NFF Deny Dutch Coach For Falcons

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have come out with a denial of recent reports that they were in the hunt for a Dutch coach, Hesterine de Reus, to handle the female national team, Super Falcons, following the dismissal of Edwin Okon. Speculation has been rife over the likelihood of a foreign coach taking over the Falcons’ saddle, since the team’s inability ...

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Uzochukwu Moves To Russia

Russian Premier League club, Amkar Perm have announced their signing of former Flying Eagles invitee, Izunna Uzochukwu from FC Myddtilland of Denmark in a three-year deal that will keep him at Zvezda Stadium until June 30, 2018. Uzochukwu, who now joins former Super Eagles midfielder, Fegor Ogude and Nigerian-born Russian youth international, Brian Idowu at his new base, has been ...

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Ogun FA, Alake Celebrate Muda Lawal

-24 years After Late Eagles Star’s Death Twenty-four after his death, then Green Eagles midfield maestro, Mudasiru Lawal has been remembered by Ogun State Football Association and the Alake of Egbaland, Oba Adedotun Gbadebo who are planning to renovate the tomb of Nigeria’s former midfielder in Ijiaye area of Abeokuta, the state capital. Chairman of the state football association, Alhaji ...

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NFF Woo Oliseh For Eagles

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have made yet another move to hook former Super Eagles captain, Sunday Ogorchukwu Oliseh as handler of the senior national team, with reports indicating that the soccer lords are already in talks with the ex-player. Though several links in the past with Oliseh as Eagles handler all fell flat, buffs at The Glasshouse are said to ...

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Mikel Hooks Russian Babe With Egusi

-Chelsea Star’s Girlfriend Cherishes Nigerian Food Chelsea of England midfielder, John Mikel Obi has found Nigerian food as the right route to firmly and permanently hold the heart of his Russian girlfriend, Olga Diyachenko, as she has come out with a confession that she loves local delicacies from the player’s home country, especially pounded yam with egusi. This shows that ...

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