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BREAKING: TURKISH SIDE GAZIANTEPSPOR TERMINATES CONTRACT OF NIGERIAN DUO

Turkish Super Lig side Gaziantepspor has terminated the contract of the Nigerian duo of Gbenga Arokoyo and John Chibuike according to reports reaching Owngoalnigeria.com. Both players joined the team same season two years ago with Chibuike joining from Norwegian side...

SOUTHAMPTON MANAGER ASSURES NIGERIAN DUO OF FIRST TEAM FOOTBALL

The Nigerian duo of Michael Obafemi and Jonathan Afolabi alongside 11 others who signed scholarship terms with English Premeirship side Southampton have been assured that their progress will be closely monitored by first team coach Claude Puel. Southampton are well...

NIGERIAN TRIO BACK AT LIVERPOOL FOR PRE SEASON TRAINING

The Nigerian trio of Jordon Ibe, Thiago Ilori and Seyi Ojo returned to training today with Liverpool for preparations ahead of the start of the next English Premier League season. The trio are eligible for international football with Nigeria...

BREAKING: OJO SNUBS KANO PILLARS FOR SUNSHINE STARS

Olorunleke Ojo who has been heavily courted by Kano Pillars has joined Akure based Sunshine Stars on a season long deal as a replacement for Super Eagles goalie Ikechukwu Ezenwa who has moved to Ifeanyi Uba FC. Ojo's transfer cost...

EXCLUSIVE: CELTA VIGO COULD SNATCH LUKMAN ZAKARI FROM SFAXIEN

According to leaks gathered by Owngoalnigeria.com Nigeria U-20 defender Lukman Zakari could be on his way to Celta Vigo of Spain despite agreeing a pre contract deal with Sfaxien of Tunisia. Courted by Boavista of Portugal and Monaco of France...

CHELSEA ACE MIKEL CALLS SIASIA, REASSURES ON RIO 2016 PARTICIPATION

Chelsea of England mifielder John Obi Mikel has reassured head coach of the Nigeria U-23s Samson Siasia that he will be at the Rio 2016 Olympic games with the Nigeria team. Mikel has been included as one of the three...

EXCLUSIVE: KANO PILLARS ACE MATTHEW TO COMPLETE MOVE TO LILLESTROM IN TWO WEEKS TIME

Kano Pillars midfield general Ifeanyi Matthew will in two weeks time travel to Norway where he will be expected to sign the dotted lines for Norwegian side Lillestrom. Owngoalnigeria.com broke the news of his deal with the Norwegian side two...

NIGERIA U-17 COACH TIPS NEW WATFORD SIGNING ISAAC SUCCESS FOR EPL TOP SCORER AWARD

Head coach of the Nigeria U-17 team Manu Garba who handled new Watford signing Isacc Success at U-17 and 20 level for Nigeria has tipped the 20 year old for the top scorer award in the English Premier League...

GUARDIOLA HANDS NOLITO IHEANACHO’S PREFERRED JERSEY NUMBER

New Manchester City signing Nolito has been handed jersey number 9 by manager Pep Guardiola, same number Nigerian teen sensation Kelechi Iheanacho would have love to swtich to from his present jersey number 72. New manager Pep Guardiola signed Nolito,...

VISA DELAYING SPURS TRAINEE MUSA YAHAYA FROM TEAMING UP WITH FC PORTO FOR PRE-SEASON

Former Tottenham Hotspur teen prospect Musa Yahaya is yet to team up with his new team FC Porto in Portugal as he is yet to receive the green light by the Portuguese embassy in Abuja. Owngoalnigeria.com gathered he has applied...