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Rohr Spots Changes In Chipolopolo

Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr says he has already spotted many changes in the Zambian national team’s structure and tactics, which he said makes their squad different from the one his side beat 2-1 at the start of the World Cup qualifiers. Though Rohr admits it was a massive win for the Eagles away to Zambia in Ndola in ...

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Balogun Happy With Bundesliga Victory

SV Mainz 05 of Germany defender, Leon Adeyemi Balogun is happy that he returned to his club’s starting lineup for their German Bundesliga 3-1 win over Bayern Leverkusen. Balogun, who had been out of the starting lineup for some time, played an important role in Mainz’s come-from-behind victory after they conceded earlier in the game. The Super Eagles’ new defense ...

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Onyekuru Wants To Shock Bayern

RSC Anderlecht striker Henry Onyekuru has declared that he has a burning ambition to make hay against Bayern Munich of Germany in this week’s UEFA Champions League opening game. Onyekuru enters the game on the back of a brace of goals he scored for his club in Friday’s league fixture against Lokeren, which he says has boosted his confidence to ...

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Agu: Leaving Porto Was Difficult

Bursaspor of Turkey midfielder, Mikel Agu has confessed that it was a difficult decision for him accepting to go on loan at his present base from FC Porto of Portugal, but said he had to take the option for the sake of his international career. After making his competitive debut for the Super Eagles against Cameroon in Uyo, then also ...

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Igiebor Joins Vancouver Whitecaps In MLS

Former Super Eagles midfielder Nosa Igiebor has moved to United States of America, as he joins Major League Soccer (MLS) side, Vancouver Whitecaps. Although reports at the weekend suggested that Igiebor’s move is subject to international clearance and a work permit, all expectations are high that he would seal the deal, considering that he arrives as a free agent. The ...

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Sunday Mba Sacked In Turkey

AFCON 2013 revelation, Sunday Mba has been released by Yeni Malatyaspor of Turkey, only four years after the 28-year-old attacker became a household name in Nigerian soccer. Mba, then with Rangers International of Enugu, shot to stardom when he scored the winner in the AFCON 2013 final against Burkina Faso in Johannesburg, South Africa, but he soon fell into a ...

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Ogu Aims To Shine In Europa League

Hapoel Be’er Sheva of Israel midfielder, John Ugochukwu Ogu hs set his mind on lining out with his club in their UEFA Europa League fixture against Lugano of Switzerland. Ogu and his pals will welcome the club that recently signed Rio 2016 Olympics bronze medalist, Stanley Amuzie, who will travel for his first continental outing since arriving at his new ...

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Amuzie Loves Lugano’s Environment

FC Lugano of Switzerland summer signing, Stanley Amuzie says he is excited with the atmosphere he has found at the modest club , and believes he is in the right environment to achieve greater things for his career. The former Super Eagles invitee is on the verge of lining out for his first continental fixture with the Swiss club, as ...

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NFF Face Media Hurdle For Abraham

England appear to have gained support from the country’s media in their bid to convince Swansea City striker, Tammy Abraham to snub overtures from Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for him to accept a change of national team allegiance. NFF president, Melvin Amaju Pinnick stated boastfully on Friday that his personal relations with Tammy’s father will ensure the lad on loan ...

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Olowu Nears Arsenal Senior Team Spot

Arsenal of England have unfolded another promising Nigerian player, as fast-growing defender, Joseph Olowu got the golden chance to train with The Gunners’ main squad during the week. Although still rated a junior in the ranks at Emirates Stadium, Olowu will now fancy his chances of breaking into Arsenal’s first team and making his competitive debut in the not too ...

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