Home Blog Page 496

DANGER!!!……RIO 2016 OLYMPIC MIGHT HAMPER IWOBI AND IHEANACHO CLUB CARRERS

The club career of Kelechi Iheanacho at Manchester City and Alex Iwobi of Arsenal will be seriously hampered if the duo represent Nigeria at the Rio Olympics. Rio 2016 Olympic football event usually start two days before the opening...

EMENIKE CERTAIN TO START FOR WEST HAM IN FA CUP CLASH

West Ham United January acquisition Emmanuel Emenike will get his first start for West Ham when they take on Leeds United this weekend in the English FA Cup. Injuries to Andy Carrol,Diafra Sakho and Enner Valencia coupled with the...

SEATTLE SOUNDERS: MARTINS IS STILL OUR PLAYER

Despite the numerous reports and unveiling of Obafemi Martins as a player of Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua, head coach of Seattle Sounders Sigi Schmid isn't the deal is yet to be finalised. Martins posted a goodbye tweet to the...

FIVE FACTS ABOUT ONUACHU, THE NIGERIAN WHO WRECKED MANCHESTER UNITED

21 year old Nigeria forward Paul Onuachu rose from the bench to score the winning goal for FC Midtylland of Denmark against Manchester United in the Europa League to gift them a 2-1 win ahead of the return...

EZE SCORES IN FIFTH CONSECUTIVE ARABIAN GULF LEAGUE GAME

In form Patrick Friday Eze was once again on target but ended up on the losing side as Al-Fujairah slumped to a 2-3 loss to Al Wasl. The goal was Eze's 10th in the league and his sixth in...

IWOBI: IHEANACHO IS MY CLOSEST SUPER EAGLES PAL

Arsenal rising star Alex Iwobi says Manchester City teen star Kelechi Iheanacho is his closest teammate in the Nigeria national team. Iwobi made this known during a twitter chat with arsenal fans tagged #AskIwobi while reacting to a question...

SHANGHAI SHENHUA GREENLAND UNVEIL OBAFEMI MARTINS

Super Eagles forward Obafemi Martins have completed his transfer to Chinese Super League side Shanghai Shenhua Greenland from MLS side Seattle Sounders. According to reports in the Chinese media the 31 year old cost the Shanghai based side $3...

BREAKING: WATFORD MANAGER CONFIRMS ISACC SUCCESS MIGHT REPLACE IGHALO AT WATFORD

Manager of English Premiership side Watford, Quique Sanchez Flores says he is a big fan of Granada forward Isacc Success while discussing the possible departure of Odion Ighalo. However the manager once again refuted claims that top scorer Ighalo...

OFFICIAL: LUKMAN ZAKARI COMPLETES BIG MONEY MOVE TO SFAXIEN

Contrary to reports that Nigeria U-17 star Lukman Zakari proposed move to Sfaxien of Tunisia has broken down owngoalnigeria.com can reveal he not too long ago agreed a 5 year deal to join the Tunisian side. Zakari and his...

MIKEL: HIDDINK HAS GIVEN ME FREEDOM TO PLAY MY GAME

John Obi Mikel has credited interim manager Guus Hiddink for his new found form at Chelsea citing the freedom given to him by the coach as part of the reason. The Nigerian have become an integral player since Guud...