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FC PORTO FIDELIS IRHENE CLOSE TO RETURN FROM INJURY

On loan FC Porto midfielder Fidelis Irhene is close to returning to full fitness after shaking off the injury that has kept him out since the 26th of March 2016. Irhene out on loan to Portimonense served a one...

BREAKING: COURT SACKS PINNICK AS NFF PRESIDENT, REINSTATES GIWA

A high court sitting in Jos, Plateau State Nigeria, has nullified the elections that brought Amaju Pinnick as president and other board members of the Nigeria Football Federation. At the resumption of hearing earlier today the court granted the...

“ONE CATCH” WANTS FC IFEANYI UBAH TO STAY TOP TILL END OF SEASON

Goalkepper of FC Ifeanyi Ubah,Uche Okafor popularly called "One Catch" says he hope they stay top of the Nigeria Professional Football League till the end of the season. FC Ifeanyi Ubah moved to the summit of the Nigeria top...

NIGERIA DROP 5 PLACES IN LATEST FIFA RANKINGS

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are already feeling the effect of missing out on next year Africa Cup Of Nations as they have now dropped to 67th in the latest FIFA rankings released by the world soccer governing...

FC PORTO CHIDOZIE AWAZIEM CALM OVER NIGERIA NATIONAL TEAM INVITATION

FC Porto rising star Chidozie Awaziem says he is not worried about not being invited to the Nigeria national team as he is mainly focused on doing well for his Portuguese team. "I'm not in a hurry as was...

KANSAS CITY NANSEL SELBOL INTERMEDIARY DENIES U-23s LINK

Reports linking Kansas City teen sensation Nansel Selbol with an invitation to the Nigeria U-23 team are wide off the mark according to one of the player's intermediary Shamsudeen Tijjani Yusuf. "We have not proposed Nansel to the...

AMUNEKE LEAVES OUT OSIMHEN,NWAKALI FROM U-20 LIST, CALLS UP LIVERPOOL TRIALIST

As exclusively reported by Owngoalnigeria.com last month head coach of the Nigeria U-20 team Emmanuel Amuneke has left out the quartet of Victor Osimhen, Kelechi Nwakali,Samuel Chukwueze and Lukman Zakari from his list of 30 invited players ahead...

IDEYE CONTINUES PURPLE PATCH IN FRONT OF GOAL FOR OLYMPIAKOS

Brown Ideye scored his 9th goal of the football season in Greece in Olympiakos 0-2 win over Iraklis in the Greek Super League. Ideye who also scored in Olympiakos game a fortnight ago scored in the 44th minute to...

SAMUEL KALU PROPELS TRENCIN TO CUP WIN WITH FIRST CAREER GOAL

17 year old Nigeria forward Samuel Kalu scored a memorable first career goal that opened the floodgate for his team to rout Ruzomberok 5-1 in a cup game in Slovakia. The teen who is teammate to four other Nigerians...

WEEK 10: NIGERIA PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE RESULTS & SCORERS

Nigeria Professional Football League Results and Scorers from week 10. Tornadoes 2 (Ismaila Gata 7' Pen. Tasiu Lawal 71') - 2 Sunshine Stars (Okiki Afolabi 45+2 Pen, Dele Olorundare 47'). Akwa United 1 (Ebong Kufre 11) - 2...