France 8-0 Nigeria: Super Falcons annihilated by France in friendly

Nigeria’s Super Falcons were humiliated 8-0 by France in an international friendly played at the MMArena on Friday night. Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby utilised a 4-4-2 pattern as the team missed the services of China based Asisat Oshoala and Onome Ebi. Chiamaka Nnadozie, Faith Ikidi, Ebere Ngozi, Rita Chikwelu, Josephine Chukwunonye, Osinachi Ohale, Ngozi […]

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Awurum on cloud nine after scoring for Varzim

Nigerian forward Stanley Awurum was in cloud nine after scoring for Varzim against Sporting Braga B on Saturday. The skillful attacker netted his team’s only goal from the penalty spot as they drew 1-1 with Braga in the Portuguese Segunda Liga. Awurum, whose who suffered a career threatening injury with Portimonense expressed happiness scoring for […]

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Eagles left back issue finally solved with Idowu

The Super Eagles have a new star, Amkar Perm defender Brian Idowu. It’s been a problem position for the Super Eagles for years, with a number of players trying to fill the left full back role including the likes of Ifeanyi Udeze, Taye Taiwo, Elderson Echiejille and even Juwon Osaniwa. For the World Cup in […]

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Goalscorer Youssef gutted with Zamalek’s painful loss to rivals Ismaily

Goalscorer Moruf Youssef was left gutted after Zamalek’s 3-1 debacle against Ismaily in the 29th round of the Egyptian Premier League. Zamalek lost to Ismaily in the league’s second place showdown On Monday. Mahmoud Metwally opened the score for the hosts before Moruf Youssef made things level. But Karim Bambo and Ibrahim Hassan grabbed the […]

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Nigeria striker Ajayi scores as Ahly continue winning streak with victory over Tanta

The in-form Nigeria goal poacher was on target for the Red Knights as they edged Tanta 2-1. Nigerian striker Junior Ajayi scored his 9th league goal of the season as Al Ahly continued their winning spree by beating Tanta 2-1 on Monday evening. The Egyptian Premier League champions secured their 16th successive league victory at […]

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Super Eagles skipper John Obi Mikel plays full throttle but Tianjin Teda suffer defeat to Jiangsu Suning FC

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel played his fourth game on the spin for Tianjin Teda this season but his side suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Jiangsu Suning FC. The Chinese Super League (CSL) game took place at the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre Tianjin coach Rongliang Chi paired Obi with Muzepper Mirahmetjan […]

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Puel questions Ndidi’s red card in Foxes win at Brighton

Leicester City manager Claude Puel has questioned the decision to dismiss Wilfred Ndidi during his side’s valuable 2-0 win at Brighton and Hove Albion. Referee Chris Kavanagh issued a second yellow to the Super Eagles midfielder in the 87th minute for a foul on Shane Duffy. It was the sixth booking the Foxes received in […]

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Akabueze scores for Boluspor in win over Gaziantepspor

Nigerian winger Chukwuma Akabueze registered his name on the scoresheet for Boluspor in their 2-0 win over Gaziantepspor in the Turkish second tier league on Saturday. The promotion seeking side needed one minute to break the deadlock as Akabueze scored from close range. And on the 45th minute mark, Umut Meras sealed the win for […]

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Open Letter To Gernot Rohr: Who wants Fernando Adi in Eagles?

Dear Gernot Rohr, This letter is to serve as a quick reminder to you and your technical crew and to also advice/caution you, of an impending racket that could destroy your rising profile as a National team coach. Remember sir, that a certain Junior Ajayi was only recently voted Africa’s best in Egypt but got […]

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