Kelechi Iheanacho offers a UCL spot to Manchester City !

Kelechi Iheanacho offers a UCL spot to Manchester City !

Manchester City's main objective in the last game of this season was to ensure their qualification to the UEFA Champions League. Despite a draw against Swansea City , the Citizens ...

CAF fines Nigeria and Egypt

CAF fines Nigeria and Egypt

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Nigeria Football Federation and Egypt Football Association following their 2017 Orange Africa Cup of Nations clash. CAF has ...

Tottenham to make a bid for a Nigerian wonderkid!

Tottenham to make a bid for a Nigerian wonderkid!

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly preparing an offer for 18-year-old Charlton forward Ademola Lookman. The Express report that Spurs are keen on signing the Nigerian wonderkid and ...

Ighalo blames Nigeria for goal drought!

Ighalo blames Nigeria for goal drought!

Nigeria international striker, Odion Ighalo, has put the blame on participation with the Super Eagles for his goal drought with Watford! Ighalo scored 14 Premier League goals this ...

Enyimba record a historical win over Kano!

Enyimba record a historical win over Kano!

Enyimba have beaten Kano Pillars for the first time at home in their history in a rescheduled NPFL Matchday 7 clash. Nzube Anaezemba and Ike Thankgod goals in the 51st and 82nd ...

Mikel pulls no punches on Mourinho

Mikel pulls no punches on Mourinho

Nigeria international midfielder, John Obi Mikel, pulled no punches in his assessment of Jose Mourinho after he was left warming the bench under the Potuguese coach earlier this ...

Pellegrini showers praise on Nigerian wonderkid

Pellegrini showers praise on Nigerian wonderkid

Manchester City coach, Manuel Pellegrini, has showered praise on Nigeria starlet Kelechi Iheanacho following his brace of goals against Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday. ...

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Kelechi Iheanacho offers a UCL spot to Manchester City !

Manchester City's main objective in the last game of this season was to ensure their qualification to the UEFA Champions League. Despite a draw against Swansea City , the Citizens guaranteed a spot in the European competition thanks to the young Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho who scored the first goal of the game. It was an important result for Manchester City since failing to qualify to the UEFA ...

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CAF fines Nigeria and Egypt

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Nigeria Football Federation and Egypt Football Association following their 2017 Orange Africa Cup of Nations clash. CAF has fined Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) 5,000 dollars for overcrowding after an estimated 40,000 fans had taken over the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna, which was designed to hold just 16,000 spectators, as the Super Eagles drew 1-1 ...

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Tottenham to make a bid for a Nigerian wonderkid!

Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly preparing an offer for 18-year-old Charlton forward Ademola Lookman. The Express report that Spurs are keen on signing the Nigerian wonderkid and are also prepared to make an £8 million bid to sign him from the South Londoners. Charlton dropped down to the third tier of English football after being relegated from the Championship this season, and with their reduced revenue, ...

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Ighalo blames Nigeria for goal drought!

Nigeria international striker, Odion Ighalo, has put the blame on participation with the Super Eagles for his goal drought with Watford! Ighalo scored 14 Premier League goals this season, but just one of those came in the sec­ond half of the campaign. And the 25-year-old said travelling home to honor national team call made things difficult for him. "After you play at the weekend you have to fly to and play ...

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Enyimba record a historical win over Kano!

Enyimba have beaten Kano Pillars for the first time at home in their history in a rescheduled NPFL Matchday 7 clash. Nzube Anaezemba and Ike Thankgod goals in the 51st and 82nd minutes were enough to cancel out Rabiu Ali’s 20th minute effort for Pillars. It was the second time Kano Pillars were beaten at home since 2003 with the first being the loss to Nasarawa United in the league last season. The Aba side ...

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Mikel pulls no punches on Mourinho

Nigeria international midfielder, John Obi Mikel, pulled no punches in his assessment of Jose Mourinho after he was left warming the bench under the Potuguese coach earlier this sason. Mikel was left in the bench under Jose Mourinho with almost no playing time before things changed under the new manager Guus Hiddink who made him a regular in Chelsea's starting eleven. “I think confidence is everything, if a ...

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Pellegrini showers praise on Nigerian wonderkid

Manchester City coach, Manuel Pellegrini, has showered praise on Nigeria starlet Kelechi Iheanacho following his brace of goals against Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday. Iheanacho’s brace not enough for City! The goals were Iheanacho’s 12th and 13th for the season in all competitions and the 19-year-old forward continues to shine despite City’s inconsistent run in the Premier League. "It’s very ...

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Yusuf: AFCON exit won’t affect World Cup qualifiers

Nigeria interim coach, Salisu Yusuf, said their elimination from the 2017 Orange AFCON in Gabon won't affect their 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Speaking on Sunday ahead of the friendlies against Mali and Luxemburg, Yusuf insisted that he has confidence on the group and that the Super Eagles will qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. “We might have failed to qualify for the Cup of Nations, but I have ...

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Iheanacho’s brace not enough for City!

Nigeria international striker, Kelechi Iheanacho, netted a brace of goals for Manchester City during their 4-2 loss to Southampton in their Premier League Week 36 clash at the St. Mary’s Stadium on Sunday. Republic of Ireland attacker, Shane Long opened scoring for the Saints in the 25th minute. Senegal international striker, Sadio Mane, doubled the lead in the 28th minute, before Iheanacho reduced the tally ...

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Isaac Success named Granada player of the year

Nigeria international striker, Isaac Success, has been named Granada player of the year! The 2013 U-17 World Cup winner has been a revelation since he joined the Spanish La Liga side despite he is only 20. He thanked his team mates and fans for voting him and dedicated the trophy for his mother. "Thanks to all my team mates and fans for this player of the year award, HALA GRANADA. Mama this's is for you LOVE ...

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