Home » INTERVIEW

INTERVIEW

Nwora Relishes AfroBasket Silver Medal

Nigeria’s senior male basketball national team, D’Tigers’ coach, Alex Nwora is standing ten feet tall, following his side’s silver medal winning outing at this year’s FIBA African Men’s Basketball Championship in Senegal/Tunisia. Though some critics slammed him for failing to replicate the previous edition’s gold medal conquest of William Voigt, Nwora said in this interview with Sun Sports’ basketball expert, ...

Read More »

AITEO, THE BRAIN BEHIND EAGLES’ SUCCESS

Many global soccer watchers are still amazed at the astonishing 4-0 spanking Nigeria’s Super Eagles handed out to Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions in the first leg of their back-to-back World Cup qualifiers on Friday, August 31; only to continue the flow with a 1-1 draw in Yaoundé, in which the African champions had to rely on a dubious late penalty to ...

Read More »

KINGSLEY MICHAEL AIMS FOR BOLOGNA GLORY

Kingsley Michael is still celebrating his recent signing at Bologna of Italy, and says his immediate target is to hit the ground running and quickly play himself into the Serie A club’s main team. In this interview with owngoalnigeria.com, the new kid on the block, who recently turned 18-year old, said he is happy to sign a five year deal ...

Read More »

Ibenegbu: My Best Yet To Come

Former Heartland of Owerri and Warri Wolves of Delta State leggy midfielder, Bartholomew Ikechukwu Ibenegbu continues waxing strong in the Nigerian league, where he now lines out for Enyimba International of Aba. Beyond the halfway mark of the 2017 season, the one fondly called ‘Mosquito’ had already made more starting appearances than any other outfield player. In this interview with ...

Read More »

Shola Ameobi Opens Up

-Speaks On Football, Faith, Becoming Black-And-White Hero Now 35 year old, Shola Ameobi is now making himself a cult hero in black and white stripes for the second time in his career but tells Daniel Storey how Newcastle will always be home “I’ve always been about integrity and sadly some people seem to have lost that. It’s exactly this: treat ...

Read More »

IKEME: WE’RE READY FOR CAMEROON

Wolverhampton Wanderers of England goalkeeper, Carl Onuoha Ikeme has given a strong indication that her will be back for the Super Eagles’ Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Cameroon at home in Uyo come August, ahead of which he says the Nigerian team are ready to make amends for their shock loss to South Africa at same venue. Ikeme was ...

Read More »

Onyekuru to Arsenal? Meet the Thierry Henry Admirer Raised By Qataris In Belgium

Michael Yokhin, Four Four Two The 60-second story Henry Onyekuru, the Nigerian prodigy who is about to celebrate his 20th birthday next week, has been the revelation of the season in Belgium for newly promoted Eupen. His 12 goals in 28 regular season matches earned him plenty of attention at first, but he followed them up with another 11 in ...

Read More »

Balogun Relishes Exciting Season

FC Mainz 05 of Germany defender, Leon Adeyemi Balogun is taking stock of what he calls an exciting, though tipsy-turvey season he has witnessed with his German Bundesliga club. In this exclusive interview with thenff.com’s AYO OLU IBIDAPO, the former Fortuna Dusseldorf and Darmstadt star opens up on his partnership in defence with William Ekong, the Eagles’ camping in London ...

Read More »

Ruth David Rates Women’s Football High

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) head of women’s football department, Ruth David has rated the female game of a high level in the country and believes more glory will flow in years to come. In this interview with AOIFootball.com, she discussed her experience at the FIFA Female Leadership Development Program (FLDP), the problems of women football in Nigeria and the Super ...

Read More »

Shittu Reveals Mikel, Weah Secrets

Nigerian super-agent and footballers’ representative, John Olatunji Shittu has opened up on secrets of his relationship and deals with Liberian soccer legend, George Weah and Super Eagles’ captain, John Mikel Obi. Shittu is known for his exceptional work ethics. He doesn’t just represent his client in contract negotiation with a club, he also manages the entire affairs of his players. ...

Read More »