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Ofere Sinks Ambrose’s Celtic

Former Rangers International of Enugu striker, Edward Ofere scored in Sunday’s Scottish Cup semi-final clash against Efe Ambrose’s Celtic, as the youngster’s unfancied Inverness Caledonian Thistle sent their more glamorous opponents packing with a 3-2 stunner. Ambrose was on Celtic’s bench for all 90 minutes of the encounter at Hampden Park, which meant the Super Eagles defender could not do ...

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Egypt Plan May Friendly

-Coach Boasts: I’m Not Scared Of Eagles The team that is expected to give Nigeria the stiffest test in Group G of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers, Egypt, have stepped up their preparations for the start of the race by lining up an international friendly on home soil next month. Though the Egyptians will first play Tanzania and ...

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Mourinho Hails Mikel’s Return

-After 2-minute Cameo Against United Chelsea of England midfielder, John Mikel Obi has won words of praise from The Blues’ coach, Jose Mourinho, who says he was happy to see the player back in action in Saturday’s 1-0 win against Manchester United, after several weeks out due to injury. Although Mikel could only enter the fray in the 90thr minute ...

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Aluko Scores For Chelsea Ladies

-Oshoala Loses; Ubogagu Also Hits Target Nigerian-born England female international, Eniola Aluko was on song at the weekend, as Super Eagles winger, Omatsone ‘Sone’ Aluko’s sister hit home a second-half strike to help maintain Chelsea Ladies’ perfect start to the FA WSL 1, as they beat champions Liverpool 1-0 at Wheatsheaf Park, with Super Falcons ace, Asisat Oshoala in action ...

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Sand Eagles Win Bronze

– Wallop Cote d’Ivoire 9-1 In Seychelles The Super Sand Eagles ended their campaign at the 2015 African Beach soccer Championship by winning the bronze medal, after caging Cote d’Ivoire 9-1 in the losers’ final. It was a mild consolation for the Nigeria, who lost the chance of returning to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Portugal due to ...

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West Brom Want Ameobi

The hunt for alternative strikers to rain goals for West Bromwich lbion has taken the club’s search towards yet another Nigerian player, as latest reports indicate that Newcastle United’s Sammy Ameobi has entered The Baggies’ radar. With the mill at West Brom still rolling round the slim possibility of Victor Anichebe continuing with the club into the next season, while ...

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Oduamadi Set For Milan Return

Nnamdi Oduamadi is not keen on extending his loan deal with Serie B side Latina at the end of this season but the winger says he’ll first have to return to AC Milan to weigh up his options ahead of the 2015-2016 campaign. The 24-year-old severed ties with another second-tier side Crotone in the winter transfer market before pitching his ...

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We’re Not Ready For Super Eagles Yet – Ugbade

With a section of fans calling for the deployment of the duo of Manu Garba and Nduka Ugbade to the Super Eagles, Flying Eagles assistant coach and former Super Eagle, Nduka Ugbade, has stated that they are not thinking of joining the Super Eagles…at least not yet. The former Nigeria international says the focus on the U20 World Cup is ...

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Palace, Leicester Want Ujah

A few clubs in England have made enquiries about the availability of Cologne striker Anthony Ujah ahead of the re-opening of the transfer window. Reports have it that Crystal Palace and Leicester City are among the English Premier League teams that are mulling over a bid for the Nigeria international, having made contact with his camp. However, signing the striker ...

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Sand Eagles Seek Revenge Against Senegal

Super Sand Eagles skipper, Isiaka Olawale, has posited that their CAF Beach Soccer semifinal game against rivals Senegal will be a revenge mission for them. The Nigerian beach soccer team, otherwise known as the Super Sand Eagles, won all three of their group games, against hosts Seychelles, Egypt and Cote d’ Ivoire, and now face Senegal in a semi-final match ...

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