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Lookman Pledges Future To England

Ademola Lookman has pledged his international future to England ahead of Nigeria, sources close to the Everton forward have told ESPN FC. Lookman, who joined Everton from League One club Charlton for £10 million in the January window, is regarded as one of the best young attacking talents in the country. The 19-year-old is eligible to play for England because …

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Hannover 96 Coach Insist –Bazee Shouldn’t Have Joined Super Eagles

The decision of Noah Joel Sarenren Bazee to team up with the senior national team of Nigeria as against the advice of the doctors of Hannover 96 has infuriated Coach Andre Breitenreiter. Sarenren Bazee teamed up with the Nigerian squad for the first time after pledging his allegiance to the Nigerian team ahead of Germany, but the forward failed to …

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AFCON 2019 – Rohr Plots Against South Africa

Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr has commenced preparations in earnest ahead of their AFCON 2019 qualifiers against South Africa in June. Rohr outlined his plans for the tie in an interview conducted at the Agege Stadium, where he watched a Nigeria National League game between AS Racine and Warri Wolves. “We are meeting them in just …

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SOKARI GETS ANOTHER TEAM-OF-THE WEEK SELECTION

After another superlative performance against Esperance last Sunday, it is no surprise that former junior international star, Kingsley Sokari, was chosen to the Team-of-the-Week for the last round of matches in the Tunisian Ligue 1 by the LNFP, the arm of the Tunisian Football Federation, FTF, that organises the league. CS Sfaxien were held to a goalless draw at home …

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Eze, Maja Lined Up For Eagles Debut Next Month- Rohr Hints

Gernot Rohr has dropped a big hint suggesting the Anglo Nigerian duo of Ebere Eze and Josh Maja are most likely going to make their Super Eagles debut next month. Rohr revealed plans are underway for some young players to be handed their debut next month, when the Eagles play two test games which falls outside the FIFA window in …

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‘Ndidi iI Happy At Leicester’

Leicester City manager, Craig Shakespeare has poured cold water on reports linking midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi with a move away from the club. Ndidi has been in sparkling form for the English champions since completing his move from Belgian club, KRC Genk in January. Reports in some sections of the British press have been reporting that Manchester United are keeping tabs …

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Ameobi Superb Form Continues At Notts County

Notts County continued their revival under Kevin Nolan after putting play-off chasing Colchester United to the sword at Meadow Lane at the weekend. Leigh Curtis looks back at the key things Notts can take from their latest victory. Shola Ameobi was unplayable: The former Newcastle United frontman was described as a tranquil human being by one social media account last …

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FC Porto Decides On Nigerian Players

.One Leaving, Two Promoted, One Incoming As the season in Portugal draws to an end, Portuguese giants FC Porto have communicated on the future of the six Nigerian players on their payroll, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. Porto presently has six Nigerians on their payroll in Chidozie Awaziem, Mikel Agu, Chidera Eze, Fidelis Irhene, Musa Yahaya and Moses John, but only …

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Scoring Long Range Goals Is Habitual To Me –Ndidi Boast

Following his latest long range goal for Leicester City in their 2-0 win over Stoke City, Leicester City Nigerian midfielder Wilfred Ndidi says scoring long range goals is something he is use to. Ndidi opened scoring for Leicester City against Stoke City with a long range drive from 35 yards, almost the same way he scored his first goal for …

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Ideye Salutes Tianjin Fans After Season’s First Win

Tianjin TEDA forward Brown Ideye has praised the fans of the club for their support in Sunday’s 2-0 Chinese Super League win over Chongqing Lifan, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. A goal from compatriot Mikel Obi on 48 minute and an own goal from Chongqing Lifan’s Goran Milovic in the 82nd minute sealed the win for Tianjin TEDA. Ideye, though yet to score …

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