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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...

EXCLUSIVE: VIKING ABDULLAHI HEADING TO GERMANY NOT TURKEY, FAMILY CONFIRMS

A family member of Viking forward Suleiman Abdullahi has put to rest suggestions that the 19 year old is heading to a Turkish team insisting he is instead on his way to joining a German team. Reports from Norway...

AGENT CONFIRMS FC PORTO WILL LOAN OUT FIDELIS IRHENE NEXT SEASON

Fidelis Irhene hope of playing for Portuguese giant FC Porto next season has suffered a setback as he will be sent out on another loan spell,owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. Irhene spent the recently concluded 2015/2016 season with Portuguese second division...

EXCLUSIVE: LIVERPOOL AWONIYI FOOT DRAGGING ON LOAN MOVE TO KALMAR

Nigeria U-23 forward Taiwo Awoniyi is presently the reason why a proposed loan move to Swedish side Kalmar is yet to be concluded. Kalmar have had a long standing interest in the gangling forward and he even trained with them...

FAMILY REVEALS REAL CAUSE OF STEPHEN KESHI’S DEATH

Nigeria football legend Stephen Keshi died of Cardiac arrest on his way back to the United State of America, his family has said. Statement below. With thanksgiving to God,the Ogbuenyi Fredrick Keshi family of Illah in Oshimili North Local Government Area...

BREAKING:STEPHEN KESHI IS DEAD, FAMILY CONFIRMS

The family of Stephen Keshi have released a statement via e-mail confirming his death in the early hours of Wednesday. Keshi's brother Emmanuel Ado who also doubles as the agent to the late Super Eagles coach sent a mail to...

EXCLUSIVE: FLYING EAGLES RETURNED JERSEYS, WASH AND WEAR TRAINING KITS

Players of the Nigeria U-20s were asked to return jerseys they used against Burundi in the first leg of their U-20 Africa Youth Championship qualifiers against Burundi, owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. The players were given just one pair of training...

RETURNING SOKARI ENCOURAGES SFAXIEN TO GO ALL OUT IN TITLE PUSH

CS Sfaxien midfielder Kingsley Sokari who has made a miraculous recovery from a horrendous tackle he suffered against Club Africain is urging his team-mates to take advantage of any potential slip by league leaders Etoile du Sahel. Sokari returned back...