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JUSTICE FOR EBELE OBI: IFEANYI UBAH GIVEN RECORD BAN AND FINE BY LMC

Following the review of new video evidence of the incident that occurred immediately after the Match Day 8 fixture in Nnewi between FC IfeanyiUbah and Heartland of Owerri, the League Management Company (LMC) has issued fresh charges against...

ALAMPASU RETURNS

Nigeria youth international Dele Alampasu who was recently operated for appendicitis is set to return for CD Feirense. The ailment cost the 18 year old a spot in Nigeria's U-23 team that defeated Brazil 0-1 but will be on...

ZAKARI IMPRESSIVE IN FIRST GAME FOR SFAXIEN

In what can easily pass as his unofficial debut for Tunisian side CS Sfaxien Lukman Zakari played the second half of the team 2-0 friendly win over third division Tunisia side JSO stade. 17 year old Zakari came...

CRYSTAL PALACE SIGN LITTLE KNOWN NIGERIAN STRIKER

English Premier league side Crystal Palace have announced the signing of 23 year old Nigerian forward Freddie Ladapo from Margate Football Club. He has joined the team on a two year deal for an undisclosed fee however his transfer...

EXCLUSIVE: MIKEL COULD QUIT SUPER EAGLES

Captain of the Super Eagles John Obi Mikel could choose to quit the team following their latest failure to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nation according to a close confidant of the player. Nigeria have now fail...

KESHI’S AGENT BLAMES OLISEH FOR AFCON 2017 FAILURE

The agent of former Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi says Sunday Oliseh should be blamed for Nigeria's failure to qualify for AFCON 2017. "We have to look at the bigger picture and tell ourselves the truth, we lost the...

EAGLES COACHES REGRET DROPPING HOME BASE PLAYERS FOR ADI AND SAMUEL

A member of the technical crew of the Super Eagles has revealed to owngoalnigeria.com that the coaches lament dropping some home base players for the duo of Aaron Samuel and Fanendo Adi. Owngoalnigeria.com sort to know why Adi and...

EGYPT 1-0 NIGERIA: FULL-TIME PLAYER RATINGS

Daniel Akpeyi: Kept Nigeria in the game with strings of save in the first half, unsighted for Egypt's only goal of the game, one of the top performers on a sad night for Nigeria....8/10 Shehu Abdullahi: Steady in defence,...

EGYPT 0-0 NIGERIA: HALF TIME RATINGS

Daniel Akpeyi : 8/10 Shehu Abdullahi : 6.5/10 Stanley Amuzie : 5.5/10 Efe Ambrose : 7.5/10 Godfrey Obaboana ...

CONFIRMED EAGLES LINE UP: EXPERT ANALYSIS ON WHY SIASIA MADE TWO CHANGES

After seeing the two changes made by the interim coach of the Super Eagles to his starting line up for the game against Egypt in Alexandria, our game experts shares his thoughts as to why the changes were...