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EXCLUSIVE: FLYING EAGLES DUTIES DELAYING SAMUEL OPEH PROPOSED MOVE TO PERUGIA

Nigeria U-20 defender Samuel Opeh will move to Italian Serie B side Perugia this summer, Owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. Opeh we gathered would have concluded the move last month but his involvement with the Nigeria U-20s in the qualifiers for...

ORJI OKONKWO RESCUES FLYING EAGLES FROM DEFEAT AGAINST UNICEM ROVERS

Flying Eagles forward Orji Okonkwo scored at the very end of a pulsating friendly with Nigeria National League (NNL) side Unicem Rovers to help preserve the unbeaten run of the Nigeria U-20s. The team under the tutelage of U-17 World...

RUSSIA 2018 QUALIFIERS: SUPER EAGLES TO FACE ONE OF ALGERIA,COTE D’IVOIRE,GHANA,SENEGAL OR MALI

Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) yesterday released the seedings that will be used to determine how teams will be grouped alongside each other in the race to be at the Russia 2018 World Cup. The poor ranking of the Super...

EKPE: I WANT TO REPAY SOLSKJAER FAITH IN ME

Thompson Unachi Ekpe says he is determined to repay the faith and trust the manager of Molde Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has in his abilities when the second stanza of the league commence in Norway. Ekpe was sparingly used in...

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...

LARRY KAYODE: WOLFSBURG AND SCHALKE 04 WANT ME

Former Nigeria U-17 and 20 forward Olarenwaju Kayode says German Bundesliga teams Wolfsburg and Schalke 04 are among the clubs looking to sign him. Heavily tipped to leave his present club Austria Wien this summer, a team he joined last...

CHELSEA OMIT OMERUO IN MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCE ON DEMISE OF STEPHEN KESHI

English Premiership side Chelsea omitted one of the trio of Nigeria internationals contractually binded to the team in a message of condolence on the death of former Super Eagles coach and captain Stephen Keshi. Chelsea posted the message on their...

PRESIDENT BUHARI: NIGERIAN FOOTBALL WILL NOT BE THE SAME WITHOUT KESHI

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the death of former Super Eagles captain and coach Stephen Keshi via a post on his official social media handle. Buhari commiserated with the family of...

KESHI’S DEATH: LMC ORDERS ONE MINUTE SILENCE,INSTRUCTS PLAYERS TO WEAR BLACK ARMBAND

A minute silence will be observed before the kick-off of Match Day 21 fixtures of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) during which all players are to wear black armbands by all players in honour of late Stephen Okechukwu Keshi,...

KESHI WAS SCHEDULED TO BE UNVEILED BY ORLANDO PIRATES NEXT WEEK

Former Nigeria,Togo and Mali coach Stephen Keshi who died in the early hours of Wednesday was scheduled to be unveiled by PSL side Orlando Pirates next week. Owngoalnigeria.com broke the news of his agreement to handle the Buccaneers thanks to...