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BREAKING: ON LOAN CHELSEA DEFENDER MAKES HIMSELF AVAILABLE FOR NIGERIA AT RIO 2016 OLYMPICS

22 year old Chelsea of England defender Kenneth Omeruo has spoken of his desire to be at the Olympics with the Nigeria U-23 team who are set to compete in the male soccer event. He still qualifies to play...

EXCLUSIVE: Liverpool Trialist Njoku Set For Trials With Israeli Side Hapoel Petah Tikva

Former Nigeria youth international Jacob Njoku who was once upon a time on the books of Portuguese giants FC Porto and recently had trials with Liverpool will in the coming days arrive Israel for trials with Hapoel Petah Tikva. Njoku...

Ex Flying Eagles Forward Abdullahi Turning Heads With Goals In Germany

Eintracht Braunschweig of Germany summer acquisition Suleiman Abdullahi has taken to life at the club like a Duck to water by scoring a brace in two of their last three pre season game. Plucked from Viking of Norway few months...

NWAKALI SITS OUT FLYING EAGLES TRAINING

Captain of the U-20 team of Nigeria Kelechi Nwakali didn't train with the rest of his teammates in preparation for the return leg of their Africa Youth Championship Qualifiers against Burundi. The captain who has already agreed a deal...

Theophilus Solomon Scores Landmark Goal For Loan Side On His Debut

Nigeria Under-23s invitee Theophilus Solomon, announced his arrival at his new club with a goal on his debut, on an historic day for his loan side NK Istra who were held to a 1-1 draw by visiting Lokomotiva Zagreb. Solomon...

Musa Eyes Manchester United Scalp After Dazzling Display Against Barcelona

Leicester City record signing Ahmed Musa says he has shifted his focus to Sunday's Community Shield clash against Manchester United, after his two goals heroics in the Foxes 2-4 loss to Barcelona. Musa struck twice in the pre season tie,...

TURKISH CUP – Musa Muhammed Gets More Game Time, Otigba Suffers Heavy Defeat To...

Three Nigerian players were in action for the Turkish Cup for their respective teams, and came out with mixed tales after the conclusion of the games. Super Eagles deputy right full back Musa Muhammed was handed another game by coach...

SADIQ UMAR ON TARGET AS ROMA THRASH RED BULL SALZBURG IN UEFA YOUTH LEAGUE

Sadiq Umar scored his fifth goal in the UEFA youth league scoring Roma’s third in their 4-0 thrashing of Red Bull Salzburg to progress to the round of 16 of the competition. Umar who was a late inclusion in...

Agent Confirms Dream Team VI Ace Amuzie Still Has A Contract With Sampdoria

Stanley Amuzie who is rumoured to have been released by Italian club Sampdoria, is still a player of the Serie A side, according to his agent Stephen Makinwa. Reacting to some reports locally and internationally about his client contract termination...

CHAN 2016: RATINGS OF NIGERIA PLAYERS AFTER 4-1 WIN OVER NIGER

The Nigeria B team started off their campaign at the Africa Nations Championship with an emphatic 4-1 win over Niger Republic to go top of their group. Owngoalnigeria.com takes a look at how the players fare in the encounter...