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ALHAJI GERO SCORES BRACE IN SWEDEN

Former Nigeria U-20 player Alhaji Gero scored twice to help his Swedish side Oestersunds FK beat AFC United 3-0 in a Sweden cup game. Gero's brace came in a space of two minutes in the 30th and 32nd minute...

EXCLUSIVE…NIGERIA VS EGYPT: SIASIA THUMBS UP AHMADU BELLO STADIUM

Interim coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Samson Siasia has given his nod to the Ahmadu Bello Stadium venue of Nigeria AFCON 2017 game against Egypt. Siasia was at the stadium on Saturday alongside Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)...

EXCLUSIVE: AMUNEKE SET TO LEAVE OUT OSIMHEN,NWAKALI AND CHUKWUEZE FROM U-20 TEAM

Recently appointed head coach of the Nigeria U-20 won't call up the prestigious trio of Victor Osimhen,Kelechi Nwakali and Samuel Chukwueze when he announce his first set of call up to the U-20 next week. The Flying Eagles coach...

EXCLUSIVE: BARCELONA REIGNITE INTEREST IN ROMA’S NURA ABDULLAHI

AS Roma Nigeria teen fullback Nura Abdullahi who is on loan from Serie B side Spezia might secure a shock move to Spanish giants Barcelona in the summer. 18 year old Nura who recently returned form a minor heart...

OLARENWAJU KAYODE SCORES AGAIN IN AUSTRIA

Former Nigeria U-17 and 20 forward Olarenwaju Kayode scored his 11th goal in the Austria league to help Austria Wien beat SV Ried 3-1 in the Austria Bundesliga. Kayode came in as a substitute with scores at 2-1 in...

MUSA YAHAYA SENT OFF IN PORTUGAL

A week after making his professional debut, Nigeria youth international Musa Yahaya was made to take the walk of shame as his loan team Portimonense suffered a 1-5 defeat to Sporting Braga B. 18 year old Yahaya on loan...

SADIQ UMAR,NURA ABDULLAHI TRAINING WITH AS ROMA AHEAD OF UCL GAME AGAINST REAL MADRID

Nigeria's teen duo of Sadiq Umar and Nura Abdullahi were both spotted in AS Roma training by owngoalnigeria.com ahead of their UEFA Champions League game against Spanish giants Real Madrid. AS Roma will be hoping to overcome a 2-0...

FC PORTO CONFIRMS CHIDOZIE €30 MILLION RELEASE CLAUSE

In a confirmation of owngoalnigeria.com exclusive from a month ago, rising Nigeria centre back at FC Porto Chidozie Awaziem has signed a new deal at the club with a release clause of €30m according to a statement on...

BRAZIL LINE UP BARCELONA,MAN. UNITED,LAZIO,AC MILAN STAR FOR NIGERIA U-23

Brazil are showing they are not taking their March 24th friendly game against Nigeria U-23 lightly by calling up players from top European teams. Listed by coach Dunga is recuperating Barcelona forward Rafinha although his participation is still in...

BRILLIANT IKEME FAILS TO SAVE WOLVES FROM DEFEAT

Super Eagles first choice goalkepper Carl Ikeme was at his best behind the stick for his English Championship side Wolverhampton Wanderers but failed to stop them from losing 2-1 to Middlesbrough. The 28 year old Super Eagles shot stopper...