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Akpom, Ibe Get England Invitations

-Dominic Iorfa, Del Alli Also Listed Nigeria’s hope of convincing Arsenal of England youngster, Chuba Akpom and Liverpool rising star, Jordon Ibe to star for the Super Eagles has received another dent, following an invitation extended to both players by the country of their birth. Recent talk has been on about Akpom and Ibe changing nationality to play for their ...

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Tanzania Can’t Stop Eagles – Salami

Warri Wolves blistering striker, Gbolahon Salami is bracing up to star for the Super Eagles against Tanzania in next month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier and says he and his colleagues will be in Dar-Es-Salaam to beat their hosts. Salami told SportsDay via telephone that the Tanzanians cannot scare the Eagles in any way and added that the Nigerian players ...

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Yakubu Gains Athens Opening

-Aaron’s CSKA Hope Comes Crashing Two Nigerian strikers with varied connections in China have found different shades of transfer interests coming their way, as Yakubu Aiyegbeni is edging closer to a deal in Athens, Greece but Aaron Samuel’s hopes of joining fellow-Super Eagles attacker, Ahmed Musa at CSKA Moscow of Russia have fallen flat. Details of the report indicate that, ...

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Taiwo, Owello Debut In Scandinavia

It was a double-debut start to the week for former Super Eagles left-wing-back, Taye Ismaila Taiwo and ex-Flying Eagles midfielder, Solomon Owello, as they both got their maiden competitive outings for their respective Scandinavian clubs. In Finland, Taye Taiwo (The Tornado) was in action for HJK Helsinki barely 24 hours after he completed his transfer to the top-flight Finnish Veikkausliiga ...

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Argentina To Host Eaglets

The under-17 national team, Golden Eaglets will get a feel of soccer artistry from the country of Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi, as Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have finalised plans to camp the cadet squad in Argentina. The step, according to NFF deputy general secretary, Dr Emmanuel Ikpeme is to further put the Eaglets in the right frame of mind ...

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Taifa Stars Learn Turkish Tricks

-Coach Banks On Tour To Kill Eagles The Super Eagles are bound to face an upbeat challenge from Tanzania in next month’s Africa Cup of Nation s qualifier, as the hosts will enter the September 5 game in Dar-Es-Salaam with a bag of new tricks learnt from a build-up camp in Turkey. This much has been disclosed by Taifa Stars ...

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Onazi Set To Face Leverkusen

-Lazio Midfielder Thrives In Team’s Injuries SS Lazio of Italy midfielder, Eddy Ogenyi Onazi is once again bound to thrive on the absence of key players at his club, due to a spate of injuries, and get another starting role against Bayer Leverkusen of Germany in the UEFA Champions League qualifiers. Just as it was in the first leg last ...

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Oshaniwa Honours Sharks In Scotland

New signing at Hearts of Scotland, Juwon Oshaniwa has honoured his former club, Sharks OF Port Harcourt with a special dedication, as he disclosed that he chose to wear number 17 jersey with his SPL club because it was the same he had during his days in Nigeria. Though Oshaniwa joined Hearts from AS Ashdod of Israel, the Super Eagles ...

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Ujah Awaits Cologne In Cup Tie

Weder Bremen of Germany striker, Anthony Ujah has a symbolic match looming large, as he is set to line out against his former club, FC Cologne in the German Cup. Bremen qualified for the DFB Pokal second round after they edged out third-division side Würzburger Kickers 2-0, with Ujah on target in the encounter. After the Cup clash with Cologne, ...

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Ambrose Hails Oshaniwa’s Hearts Deal

Celtic of Scotland defender, Efe Ambrose has stated excitement at the arrival of fellow-Super Eagles wing-back, Juwon Oshaniwa at Scottish Premier League rivals, Hearts, which he believes is a huge boost for club and player. Although Hearts aim to upstage Celtic as Scottish champions and look good to prove a tough challenge to Ambrose’s club’s ambitions this season, the former ...

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