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FIFA RANKINGS: SUPER EAGLES MOVES UP SIX PLACES IN LATEST RANKING

Victories over Mali and Luxembourg in recent friendlies have helped the Super Eagles of Nigeria move up in the recent rankings released by world soccer body FIFA for the month of June. Super Eagles improved on their global position as...

Premier League Stars Moses, Iheanacho, Musa Ndidi & Iwobi Will Play Against Senegal –...

Nigeria will take on Senegal with the full compliment of all of their foreign based squad including players based in England, where the game will take place. Although coach Gernot Rohr has indicated that he intends to try out new...

Ex Nigeria International Goalkepper Questions Rohr’s Selection of Goalkeppers For Friendly Tie

Former Nigeria international goalkepper Emmanuel Babayaro has taken a swipe at Gernot Rohr over his choice of goalkeppers for the upcoming friendly games against Senegal and Burkina Faso. Rohr selected three goalkeppers in Carl Ikeme, Daniel Akpeyi and Ikechukwu Ezenwa...

EGYPT CONFIRM ARRIVAL TIME FOR EAGLES GAME

Opponents of the Super Eagles of Nigeria in this weekend AFCON 2017 qualifiers the Egyptian national team have confirmed their arrival date for the game. The tie schedule to take place on Friday at the mainbowl of the Ahmadu...

FLYING EAGLES TRAINING TWICE A DAY AS PREPARATIONS FOR BURUNDI TIE HOTS UP

Ahead of their Africa U-20 qualifiers with their counterparts from Burundi, the Flying Eagles of Nigeria have stepped up their preparations as the date for the tie draws closer. Africa's defending champion at U-20 level, the Flying Eagles of...

EXCLUSIVE: ALAYANSPOR PUSHING TO SIGN PETER OBOCHI

Nigeria U-23 trainee Peter Obochi could join newly promoted Turkish Super Lig side Alayanspor according to reports exclusively gathered by Owngoalnigeria.com. Alayanspor were promoted to the apex league in Turkey via the playoffs after victory over Adana Demirspor and...

EXCLUSIVE: CLUB AFRICAIN KEEN ON NIGERIA U-17 FULL BACK

Hot on the heels of Sfaxien of Tunisia snapping up Nigeria U-17 World cup winner Lukman Zakari, another play from that same team might be heading to Tunisia. Owngoalnigeria.com can authoritatively reveal that John Lazaruz who was earlier linked...

EXCLUSIVE: Omeruo Signs New Three Year Deal With Chelsea, Head Out To Turkey On...

Owngoalnigeria.com can confirm that Nigeria international Kenneth Omeruo has extended his deal with Chelsea till the summer of 2019. We gathered Omeruo extended his deal few hours ago before travelling out to Turkey where he is set to join a...

Why Angry Sadiq Umar Refused To Celebrate Brace Against Honduras

AS Roma teen forward Sadiq Umar who scored a brace for Nigeria Olympic team, in their 3-2 win over Honduras to help them claim the bronze medal of the men's football event of Rio 2016 Olympics, has revealed why...

Former Nigeria Junior International Fatai Powers Russian Club To Shock Away Win Over Spartak...

Former Nigeria U-20 forward Kehinde Fatai was the hero for his Russian side UFA, scoring the lone goal as the shock Russian giants and league leaders Spartak Moscow 1-0 away from home. Fatai joined UFA in the summer from Czech...