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OFFICIAL: PORTIMONENSE CAPTURE STANLEY AWURUM AND SIMMY NWANKWO

Nigerian duo of Simmy Nwankwo and Stanley Awurum were yesterday unveiled by ambitious Portuguese second division side Portimonense as part of their summer recruitment. Portimonense missed out on promotion to the top division in Portugal on the final day...

NIGERIA 1-0 MALI: SUPER EAGLES PLAYER RATINGS

The Super Eagles of Nigeria secured a 1-0 win over Mali in an international friendly played in France courtesy of a second half strike from substitute Kelechi Iheanacho. Owngoalnigeria.com Daniel Martins who covered the game rates the performance of...

ABDULRAHMAN TAIWO, EMMANSON DANIEL AND JULIUS EMILUJO GATECRASH SIASIA 20 MAN TEAM FOR SUWON...

Head Coach of the Nigeria U-23s Samson Siasia has named a squad of 20 players who will represent Nigeria at the upcoming pre Olympics invitational tournament in Suwon,South Korea and it includes three fresh faces which is the...

OFFICIAL: FEMI BALOGUN JOINS CD AVES

Former Kaduna United forward Femi Balogun has left relegated second division Portuguese side SC Farense for Clube Desportivo das Aves popularly refereed to as CD Aves. CD Aves announced his capture on their official website highlighting his ability to...

WERDER BREMEN JOIN RACE FOR FANENDO ADI

Werder Bremen have reportedly joined the number of clubs jostling to sign one time Super Eagles invitee Fanendo Adi this summer. The German Bundesliga are looking for a forward to boost their attacking line after narrowly escaping relegation to...

ENYEAMA SET TO RETIRE AT LILLE AFTER SIGNING NEW CONTRACT

Former captain of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Vincent Enyeama has renewed his contract with French side Lille until the summer of 2019, a sign that he could end his career at the French club. 33 year old Enyeama...

U-23s TO LEAVE FOR SOUTH KOREA ON MONDAY

The Nigeria U-23 team will most likely depart the shores of Nigeria in the early hours of Monday possibly late Sunday night for South Korea where they will be participating in a pre Olympic tournament in Suwon. Owngoalnigeria.com gathered...

SODIQ POPOOLA RISK MISSING OUT ON U-23 TEAM TO SOUTH KOREA TOURNAMENT

RFC Seraing of Belgium petit midfielder Sodiq Popoola is the only foreign base player yet to arrive the camp of the Nigeria U-23 according to checks done by Owngoalnigeria.com. Popoola we gathered is having flight issues as regards traveling...

U-23’s GETS REMATCH AGAINST U-20, AIM TO AVENGE LOSS

The Nigeria U-23 team will on Saturday take on the U-20 team in a friendly game with the U-23s aiming to avenge a 2-1 loss to the Emmanuel Amuneke lead lads two weeks ago. Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal that...

FEAR GRIPS U-23 PLAYERS WITH SIASIA SET TO TRIM SQUAD ON FRIDAY

Head coach of Nigeria U-23s Samson Siasia will on Friday name a final list of 23 players who will represent the team at a pre Olympic friendly tournament in Suwon,South Korea. Presently close to 29 players are in the...