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German Star Eyes First Goal But Wants Ugly Win Against Nigeria

Germany Under-23s forward Julian Brandt says it would be great if he gets on the scoresheet against Nigeria in Wednesday semi-final of the ongoing Rio 2016 male football event. Brandt,who presently tops the assist chart at the Rio 2016 Olympic...

Mikel Rates Olympic Gold Bigger Than Any Other Title

Despite winning almost all there's to be won at club level and lifting the Africa Cup of nations at national level, captain of the Nigeria Under-23s Mikel John Obi says it would mean more to him if he wins...

Guardiola Snubs Iheanacho As City Thrash Steaua Bucuresti In UEFA Champions League Qualifiers

There was no spot for Nigerian teen forward Kelechi Iheanacho, as a hattrick from Sergio Aguero propelled Manchester City to a 4-0 win over Romanian outfit Steaua Bucuresti in the UEFA Champions League qualifiers. Manchester City played a three man...

EXCLUSIVE: New Super Eagles Technical Adviser Wants Samson Siasia To Be Part Of Coaching...

Newly appointed Super Eagles coach Genort Rohr has asked the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to draft Samson Siasia, the coach of the Nigeria Under-23s to the senior team as part of his coaching set up. A source at the NFF...

RIO 2016: Germany Forward Labels Dream Team VI A “Crazy Team”

Bayern Leverkusen Winger Julian Brandt has warned his teammates to be wary of the unpredictable nature of Nigeria in attack,when both teams meet at the semi finals of the Rio 2016 male football event. The German number 11 anticipates a...

Mikel Expects Germany To Play Same Way Like Sweden and Denmark, Praises Siasia’s Tactics

Captain of the Nigeria Under-23s John Obi Mikel says he expect Nigeria's opponent Germany to play a style similar to that of Sweden and Denmark, when Nigeria trade tackles against them in the semi-finals of the male football event...

EXCLUSIVE: Galatasaray Woo Chelsea Mikel With Number 10 Role

Chelsea midfielder Mikel Obi is a target for Turkish side Galatasaray who are reportedly willing to offer the Nigerian his preferred number 10 role, If he agrees to join The Yellow Reds. Mikel started off as a creative midfielder but...

EXCLUSIVE: French Giants PSG Offers Trials To Nigeria U-17 World Cup Winning Defender

Nigeria Under-17 World Cup winning defender Ejike Ikwu will in the coming days travel to France where he will undergo trials with PSG, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. The Starplus FC starlet was in Kaduna last week to meet with the...

EXCLUSIVE: Agent Confirms Espanyol And Celta Vigo Interest In Etebo

The poster boy of the Nigeria male football Olympic team at the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics Ogenekaro Etebo, is courting interest from Spanish La-Liga side Espanyol and Celta Vigo. Etebo gained global recognition when he scored four goals for...

CONFIRMED: Hamburg Pull Out Of Race To Sign Watford Target Wilfred Ndidi

German Bundesliga side Hamburg have dropped their interest in Nigeria international Wilfred Ndidi who plays for Racing Genk in Belgium, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. Hamburg along side English Premiership side Watford were hot on the chase of the 19 year...