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Cameroon’s Coach, Broos Targets Draw In Uyo

Nigeria’s World Cup qualifying opponents, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon plan to get at least four of the six available points obtainable in the back to back encounters holding this Friday in Uyo and next week Tuesday in Yaoundé. Sports Village Square gathered from Cameroon that when the Belgian coach of the team, Hugo Broos unfolded his list of 23 ...

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Moses Looking Forward To Facing Atletico Madrid, Roma

Victor Moses is looking forward to the start of the Champions’ League group stage, after Chelsea failed to qualify for the prestigious competition last season. The Nigeria international wore the colours of Chelsea in the Champions League back in the 2012-13 campaign, and was selected for games against Nordsjaelland (2), Shakhtar Donetsk and Juventus in the group stage. ”It is ...

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FC Porto Snap Up Kuku, Musa

The Nigerian contingent at FC Porto has swelled by two following the signing of two more Nigerians in Kingsley Kuku and Isah Musa, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. They are presently awaiting their visa at the Portuguese embassy in Abuja before they join the club to bring to five the Nigerian players on their books. Chidozie Awaziem, Musa Yahaya and Chidera‎ ...

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Iwobi Disheartened Over Cameroon Clash Miss

 Alex Iwobi is disheartened over an injury that has ruled him out of the double header World Cup qualifiers against the indomitable Lions of Cameroon in Uyo and Yaoundé. ALEX IWOBI Taking to Instagram, the attacker expressed his disappointment even as he urged his team mates to grab all the maximum six points. Iwobi wrote: “Gutted I’ll be missing our ...

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Super Eagles Players Confident Ahead Cameroon Encounter

Super Eagles’goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, on Monday said that the players were confident of beating Cameroon in Friday’s Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier. Ezenwa told Newsmen that the players were abreast with what was at stake which made victory imperative. He called on Nigerians to expect victory from the match, adding that the team was ready to achieve that. “Nigerians should ...

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African Women’s League Excites Falode

The chairperson of Nigeria Women’s Premier Football League (NWPFL), Mrs Aisha Falode has heaped praise on the continental body, Confederation of African Football (CAF) for setting plans in motion for the commencement of a female version of the champions’ league. Falode made her thoughts known while talking on efforts by her body and the government of Edo State to stage ...

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NFF Warn Officials With Multiple Posts

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have sent out another warning to soccer officials, administrators and personalities holding several posts within the domestic scene to ensure they jettison their multiple roles and face only one. The NFF stated that they have identified more football officials who must drop one of two or more hats in administration as the football body’s Integrity Initiative ...

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Bet9ja Backs Powerlifting Champ In USA

Nigeria’s Kareem “Body” Waheed has been boosted to a top finish by sponsorship from leading sports booty company, Bet9ja at the AAU Powerlifting and Weightlifting Championship in Las Vegas, USA. Competing in the contest at held at Harrah’s Laughlin hotel and Casino, a yearly competition that admits elite powerlifting athletes across the world, Waheed emerged the overall best in his ...

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Austria Wien Pleased To Sign ‘Muazzam’

Austria Wien of Vienna have officially announced their signing of Super Eagles rookie, lbrahim Alhassan Abdullahi (aka Muazzam), with a bold declaration that they are glad to catch their desired summer purchase. The 20-year-old striker has joined Wien on a season-long loan deal from Akwa United of Uyo, and the Austrian Bundesliga club care delighted that they have an option ...

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Sam Ogbemudia Stadium To Receive Facelift Ahead Super 4

…Falode Hails Governor, Deputy, Amaju As the countdown to the first Super 4 Women’s Championship continues, it has been revealed that the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, venue of the event will wear a new look during the event, to showcase the growth and importance that the Edo State Government accords to women football. Chairman of the Nigerian Professional Women League, Aisha ...

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