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WARRI WOLVES APPOINTS FORMER BOLTON WANDERERS COACH

Englishman Peter John Farrell is now the new coach of Nigeria Premier League side Warri Wolves. The 59 year old worked at Bolton Wanderers for 10 years rising from the role of U-18 coach to assistant academy director beside...

CAF PICK SENEGALESE REFEREES FOR ENYIMBA’S RETURN LEG TIE WITH VIPERS

Enyimba FC of Aba who suffered a 1-0 loss to Vipers of Uganda will have Senegalese referees as officiating officials for the second leg tie in Aba. The centre referee Dauoda Gueye lead three other officials from his country...

EXCLUSIVE: LUKMAN ZAKARI FINALLY AGREES TO JOIN SFAXIEN

After a lengthy spell of persuasion and negotiations, Nigeria U-17 world cup winner Lukman Zakari has finally agree to join Sfaxien of Tunisia. A mild drama took place yesterday when the player refused to travel to Sfax where...

SIASIA: U-23 NOT FOR BENCH WARMERS

Head coach of the Nigeria U-23 team Samson Siasia says his Olympic team is not for players who are not regulars in their various teams be it at home or abroad. "I won't take players who don't play to...

HOW AGENTS PUSHED MANU GARBA OUT OF NIGERIA U-20 TEAM

The announcement that head coach of the Nigeria U-20 team Manu Garba have been demoted to the U-17 team came as a surprise to most Nigerians but not to owngoalnigeria.com. Already the coach have been the victim of so...

THE RECORDS MIKEL BROKE WITH GOAL AGAINST PSG

Although Chelsea lost 2-1 to PSG in the first leg of the round of 16 UEFA Champions League, John Obi Mikel scorer of their goal made history with his 44th minute strike. Owngoalnigeria.com take a look at the records...

MIKEL: WHY I FOULED IBRAHIMOVIC

Chelsea John Obi Mikel who have being roundly criticised for fouling Zlatan Ibrahimovic for the freekick that lead to PSG opening goal in their 2-1 loss in the UEFA Champions League have defended himself over the incident. Mikel who...

CHELSEA FANS SEND APOLOGIES TO MIKEL

Super Eagles midfielder John Obi Mikel earned himself some well deserved apology from fans of Chelsea after scoring their only goal in the 2-1 loss to PSG in the UEFA Champions League. Mikel gave a way a freekick from...

MIKEL BREAKS THE INTERNET AFTER GOAL FOR CHELSEA

John Obi Mikel who scored Chelsea's lone goal in their 2-1 loss to PSG instantly became an internet sensation after scoring just his second goal in the UEFA Champions League. The Nigerian who deflected home Zlatan Ibrahimovic strike that...

REVEALED: WHY MANCHESTER CITY PLAYERS NICKNAMED IHEANACHO ‘UNCLE”

On September 13 2015 after Kelechi Iheanacho scored a last minute winning goal for Manchester City against Crystal Palace in an English Premier League game, Social media went overboard when Sterling called the 19 year old “Uncle” in...