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Samuel Eto’o Warns Cameroon – Mikel’s Presence Inspires Super Eagles

Cameroon soccer legend Samuel Eto'o Fils have praised his country soccer national team for their performance at the ongoing FIFA Confederation Cup in Russia. Eto'o praised the boys of coach ‚ÄéHugo Broos for their commending display but warned the team...

Defender Who Wants To Play For Nigeria Instead Of Spain Scores For Bolton Wanderers

Former Real Madrid defender Derek Osede scored his first goal for English Championship side Bolton Wanderers in their 2-1 away win against Crewe Alexandra in the first round of the English Football League Cup (EFL Cup). Osede popped up with...

Gernot Rohr Hands AFCON 2013 Hero Sunday Mba Super Eagles Lifeline

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has opened the door towards a potential recall for Nigeria AFCON 2013 hero Sunday Mba. Mba has been in the international wilderness since failing to make the cut to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil,...

Nigeria And Tunisia In Tug Of War Over International Future Of Amokachi Twins

The International future of the twin sons of former Super Eagles captain Daniel Amokachi could spark an international tug of war between Nigeria and Tunisia. Kalim and Nazim joined Turkish champions Besiktas on a one year deal from Finnish side...

Barcelona To Unveil Nigeria U23 Star Usman Mohammed Alongside South African “Messi”

Nigeria Olympic Star Usman Muhammed will be officially unveiled as a player of Barcelona on the 1st of July, however it is worthy to note that he might not be the only African player joining the Catalan this summer. Muhammed...

Villarreal Number 10 Eyes Super Eagles Call Up After Dazzling Display Against Rivers United

Former Nigeria U-17 midfielder Jack Ipalibo who played for Spanish side Villarreal in their 0-1 loss to Nigeria League runners up Rivers United says he moved to the Spanish side in order to get the attention of the Nigeria...

Six Years After Snubbing Nigeria For England, QPR Defender Onouha Wants Call Up From...

QPR defence hardman Nedum Onuoha who turned down the chance to represent Nigeria in 2010, says he is open to the idea of representing the West Africa Nation, if he is called up. In 2010, while still at Manchester City...

Highest Paid Nigerian Footballer: Obafemi Martins Earning Twice As Much As Mikel, Musa In...

The weekly earnings of Nigerian players based abroad have often been a subject of discussion among football lovers in the soccer crazy West Africa nation. Owngoalnigeria.com did a search using various means to know the earnings of some players in...

Don’t Allow Ehizibue And Ebuehi To Play For Nigeria, Dutch Journalist Warns FA

Respected Dutch journalist Jermain Leitbig has warned the country's football authority not to allow the talented duo of Kingsley Ehizibue and Tyrone Ebuehi to play for Nigeria, ahead of the Netherlands. The duo who are eligible to play for Nigeria...

Babayaro Cautions On “Little Messi” Tag Given To His Wave Making Son Ryan At...

Former Nigeria international and Chelsea star Celestine Babayaro has played down the hype surrounding his 11 year old son Ryan who has been dubbed "Little Messi" by his team-mates, coaches and friends at Newcastle United. Ryan is at Newcastle United,...