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ONAZI BENCH ROLE FOR LAZIO EXTENDS

Nigeria midfield anchor Eddy Ogenyi Onazi was once again left on the bench by his Italian Serie A side Lazio as they battled to a 1-1 draw against Sparta Prague in the Europa League. Onazi's inactivity has now stretched...

AFCON 2017 QUALIFIER FRIENDLY: SUPER EAGLES HELD BY KATSINA UNITED

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were today held to a scoreless draw by Nigeria National League side Katsina United in a friendly game ahead of Nigeria's game against Egypt. Poor finishing robbed the Eagles of so many goal scoring...

CHRISTIAN OBODO ON TARGET IN ROMANIA CUP

Former Super Eagles forward Christian Obodo scored the second goal for Concordia Chiajna as they romped to a 3-0 victory over Dinamo Bucuresti in a league cup game in Romania. The former Udinese man scored in the 52nd minute...

MARSHAL ODAH ONORIODE CAN’T STOP SCORING IN VIETNAM

In one of the games of the Vietnam V-League when Binh Duong hosted Song Lam Nghe An two Africans grabbed the headlines in the game that ended 1-2 in favour of Song Lam Nghe An. Nigeria's Odah Onoriode Marshall...

NIGERIA VS EGYPT: ROMA TEEN STAR WARNS EAGLES ABOUT MOHAMMED SALAH

AS Roma 19 year old Nigeria forward Sadiq Umar has warned the Super Eagles of Nigeria to be wary of red hot Mohammed Salah when Nigeria take on Eagles in back to back AFCON 2017 qualifiers. Sadiq who plays...

ENYIMBA SET TO AXE THEOPHILUS AFELOKAI

Enyimba's first choice shot stopper Theophilus Afelokai is in danger of being dropped ahead of Enyimba CAF Champions league clash against Vital'O of Burundi. Afelokai has kept goal in their first round tie against Vipers of Uganda but reports...

FASTER THAN HECTOR BELLERIN OF ARSENAL, WHO IS BARCELONA TARGET NURA ABDULLAHI?

AS Roma reportedly rejected a bid of €10m from Barcelona for teen star Nura Abdullahi who is rated as the fastest teen in European football right now. Owngoalnigeria.com in it's usual style bring to you ten things you need...

EXCLUSIVE: MIKEL PLANS TO QUIT FOOTBALL IN FOUR YEARS TIME

John Obi Mikel of Chelsea will quit playing football in four years time owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. It forms part of the reasons why he is carefully weighing up his options before putting pen to paper on a new...

OSADIAYE,MOHAMMED HELP U-23s AVENGE LOSS TO SUPER EAGLES

Goals from Usman Mohammed and Joseph Osadiaye helped the Nigeria U-23s beat the Super Eagles 2-0 in a friendly game played yesterday. In the short practice game, the U-23s who lost 2-0 to their senior counterparts on Tuesday went...

EXCLUSIVE: OSIMHEN LINED UP BY WOLFSBURG FOR PRE SEASON TOUR

17 year old Nigeria striker Victor Osimhen will join German side Wolfsburg in pre season activity this summer owngoalnigeria.com can exclusively reveal. Wolfsburg will only be able to register the Nigerian when he turns 18 in December later this...