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Sport Ministry Holds Seminar For Scribes

A 2-day seminar for National Sports Federations’ secretaries takes place from Tuesday April 11th to 12th, 2017 at the Media Centre, Package A of the National Stadium Complex Abuja. The seminar themed ‘ Equipping National Sports Federations Secretaries for Effective Management is an orientation course for the newly- appointed and old secretaries. The objective is to update them with the …

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FC Porto Snap Up Buba

Portuguese giants FC Porto have opened contract negotiations with Nigerian trialist Mustapha Buba following his impressive showing during trainings with the U-18s of the team, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. 18 year old Buba is a midfielder in the mould of French midfielder Paul Pogba, a trait which earned him the nickname Paul Pogba by friends and close associates in Nigeria, …

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Rohr Keeping Close Watch On Onuachu

The fine form of Nigerian striker Paul Onuachu is closely being monitored by coach of the Super Eagles Gernot Rohr according to one of the assistants of the Franco-German coach of the team. Onuachu is presently one of the top scorers in the Danish Championship with 12 goals for Midtylland, who are presently in the play offs for a spot …

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Taekwondo Grandmaster Storms Nigeria

Almost all the Grandmasters of Taekwondo in Nigeria converged at the National Stadium, Lagos from Wednesday to welcome and officially receive the originator of Taekwondo in Nigeria Great Grandmaster Aikpa Aime from Côte d’ Ivoire. They include, Grandmaster Dominic Bassey, GM Koffi Anam, GM Nasiru Bello, GM Tony Alakija, GM George Ope GM Akinola GM Tayo Popoola (the only prominent …

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Emenike Eye England Return

Fulham could have the opportunity to sign Fenerbahçe striker Emmanuel Emenike in the summer following claims the Turkish club will offload the player this summer. The Nigeria international has been linked with Fulham in recent weeks. Hurriyet have reported Emenike is keen to get a move to England this summer, and the attacker has instructed his agent to find him …

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Oliseh Escapes Dortmund Bomb Blast

.Says Was 200m Away From Scene Former Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Sunday Oliseh narrowly escaped the scene of the blast which rocked the bus of Borrussia Dortmund few hours before their UEFA Champions League game against Monaco. Oliseh who played for Dortmund during his playing days is a regular at the stadium during key games especially UEFA …

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Ebuehi Rated Best Defender In Dutch League Game

Super Eagles right back Tyronne Ebuehi was rated the best defender by whoscored.com as his team ADO Den Haag edged a seven goal thriller 4-3 against FC Groningen in the Dutch Eredivisie. The highly rated 20 year old is expected to make his debut for Nigeria next month, in a friendly game against a yet to be announced team pledged …

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Anichebe Urges Sunderland To Go For Broke

Rock bottom Sunderland have to do whatever it takes to grind out results if they are to stand any chance of avoiding relegation from the Premier League, striker Victor Anichebe said. Anichebe, who was out with a knee injury, returned to the starting side for the first time since January in the 3-0 loss to Manchester United on Sunday and …

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City Selects Iheanacho’s Goal Against Southampton As Goal Of The Day

Manchester City have reminded followers of the club about the goal scoring abilities of out of favour striker Kelechi Iheanacho following the selection of his goal as goal of the day. Iheanacho’s goal against Southampton in 2016 when he broke into the first team of the Etihad outfit was picked as goal of the day in the game which Man …

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Onyekuru Coy On Borussia Monchengladbach Links

.As Liverpool Withdraws Interest The future of Eupen Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru will be decided by his club and advisers according to the player in an exclusive interview with Owngoalnigeria.com. A failed target for Scottish side Celtic during the January transfer window, he is also high on the priority list of Russian side CSKA Moscow as exclusively reported by this …

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