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Awoniyi, Yahaya, Ndidi Joins U23s

– Siasia Also Invites Saviour, Mohammed National Under-23 coach, Samson Siasia has invited five members of the Flying Eagles squad to the FIFA Under-20 World Cup to fortify his team ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games qualifier against their counterparts from Congo next month. Top on the list is talented goal scorer, Taiwo Awoniyi who scored the two goals that ...

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Obafemi Out For Three Weeks

Seattle Sounders of America striker, Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins will spend at least three weeks on the sidelines after picking up a groin injury earlier in the week a Cup tie against Portland Timbers. Obagol’s latest brush with injury came after scoring in Monday’s Cup game for his club, two days after also scoring in Major League Soccer (MLS) and was ...

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Ikechukwu Seals Mexico Move

Villarreal of Spain striker, Ikechukwu Uche has finally pout to rest doubts over a recent move to Tigres UANL of Mexico, as the petit attacker confirmed on Friday that the deal has finally been sealed, despite initial confusion over his medical report. In contrast with reports that a knee problem had been spotted in the first medical, thereby requiring a ...

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Siasia Confirms Dream Team Versus Wikki

Under-23 national team coach, Samson Yebowei Sisia has confirmed that his squad will battle Glo Premier League club, Wikki Tourist FC of Bauchi in a friendly encounter this Saturday in Bauchi. Siasia told SportsDay that the match will enable his players learn more how to play together and help them focus on the preparation ahead. He stated further that the ...

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Oboabona: We’ll Be Better Against Tanzania

Nigeria defender Godfrey Oboabona admitted the Super Eagles were not at their best in the victory over Chad, but promised they would be better against Tanzania. The Nigerian national team is going through somewhat of a rebuilding phase after failing to qualify for the 2015 African Cup of Nations tournament in Equatorial Guinea. The Super Eagles got their qualification campaign ...

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EPL Trophy Lands In Lagos

Fans of the Barclays English Premier League will get the opportunity to see the much coveted trophy, won last season by London’s Chelsea Football Club. The tour presents the fans the opportunity to get up close and personal with the Premier League as the Schools Tour opens its doors in Lagos. The free family-friendly interactive experience is in Lagos for ...

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United, City Join Awoniyi Chase

-FF Kalmar Ready For Transfer Talks Another angle has cropped up in the ever-expanding transfer saga round Flying Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi, as English Premier League’s Manchester-based duo of United and City have reportedly joined the race to snatch the youngster’s signature this summer. So soon after earlier reports indicated that AS Monaco of France and FC Porto of Portugal ...

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Insider Mocks Dangote’s Arsenal Bid

An Arsenal of England insider has ridiculed a report that Nigerian billionaire, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, widely regarded as Africa’s richest businessman, is planning a bid to buy the north London club. Dangote had previously been speculated to be eyeing a takeover of The Gunners, but this is the first time he would make a firm declaration of harbouring ambitions to ...

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Mikel Gets Turkey Link

-Witsel To Replace Eagles Star At Chelsea The last has surely not been heard about transfer 8ineterest rolling round Chelsea of England midfielder, John Mikel Obi, as the Super Eagles star has once again found talk about a deal in Turkey coming his way. Just as it was last summer, when links came his way from the Istanbul-based Turkish Super ...

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Martins Misses San Jose Clash

-After Copping Another Injury With Sounders Seattle Sounders forward, Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins will miss this Saturday’s MLS match against San Jose Earthquakes at CenturyLink Field after he sustained a groin injury in his side’s 3-1 loss to Portland Timbers in the U.S. Open Cup. Obagol’s latest injury came in the 2015 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup fourth Round fixture, few ...

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