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FASHANU: EVEN PEP GUARDIOLA WILL STRUGGLE TO GET RESULT IF HE WORKS WITH THE...

Former Wimbledon of England forward John Fashanu says the problem of Nigeria football has gone beyond the coaches as the structure under which the coaches work is not firm enough to achieve results. Reacting to divergent views on the...

BARAJE THREATHENS TO DUMP PLATEAU UNITED

Plateau United coach Zachary Baraje has taken a swipe at his employers for what he terms their lack of support in his bid to recruit players that will help boost his team chances of doing well this season. Baraje...

COOREMAN UNHAPPY WITH POOR FANS TURNOUT AT NEST OF CHAMPIONS

Coach of Akwa United Maurice Cooreman is unhappy with the low turnout for Akwa United game especially their recent 2-0 victory over Plateau United on Friday. "Am not happy to play in an almost empty stadium, when you have...

UCHE AGBO WINS IT FOR GRANADA B

Former Nigeria youth international Uche Agbo scored the winner for Granada B to help them beat Real Jean 1-0 in a Spanish second division game. Agbo originally a member of the main team at Granada has so far made...

MANCHESTER UNITED COMPLETE THE TRANSFER OF HIGHLY RATED NIGERIAN TEEN

Manchester United have signed Matthew Olosunde after international clearance for the player was received. During Manchester United summer tour of the USA he trained with the team where it appears like he impressed them for them to have offered...

EXCLUSIVE: EAGLES COACH.. WHY WE DROPPED AGGREY,BASSEY AND OTHERS

A member of the techincal crew of the Super Eagles has revealed to owngoalnigeria.com the reasons why five home based players were dropped from the team camp ahead of the 2017 AFCON qualifiers against Egypt. Defender Christopher Madaki of...

IKORODU UNITED SIGN VETERAN STRIKER

Newly promoted Nigeria Professional Football League team Ikorodu United have beefed up their attack with the addition of a one time top scorer of the Nigeria Premier League. Abubakar Ibrahim Baballe Abou who last turned out for Wikki Tourist...

BREAKING: ODEMWINGIE JOINS BRISTOL CITY ON LOAN

Bristol City have completed the loan signing of Stoke City forward Peter Odemwingie for the remainder of the campaign. The 34-year-old Nigerian international arrives in time to join up with the squad for tomorrow's Sky Bet Championship match at...

EGYPT FA MAKE PLAN TO INCREASE CROWD CAPACITY FOR EAGLES GAME

The Stadium in Alexandria which usually host 10,000 people is about to be increased to 20,000 by the Egyptian FA ahead of their home tie against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. Tharwat Sweilam the executive director of the FA...

MATCH REPORT: OBAJE HIT BRACE TO HELP U-23 THRASH AMAKSON ACADEMY

As part of their preparations for the high profile friendly against Brazil, the Nigeria U-23 team defeated Amakson Academy 4-0 in Abuja. The team was a blend of players of the home based Eagles who didn't travel for league...