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Ogenyi Onazi Completes Transfer to Danish Side, Sonderjyke
Ogenyi Onazi Completes Transfer to Danis...

Ogenyi Onazi Completes Transfer to Danish Side, Sonderjyke

Nigerian midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has secured a transfer to Danish premier league side, Sonderjyke on a one-year contract. This was announced on the club’s social media account on Sunday. The club wrote, “Sønderjyke Fotbol signs a contract with the former Lazio midfielder Ogenyi Onazi.” It... read more »

Saka: Nigeria's Target Gets England Call-up
Saka: Nigeria’s Target Gets Englan...

Saka: Nigeria’s Target Gets England Call-up

  Arsenal star and Super Eagle’s target Bukayo Saka has been included in England team billed to face Wales, Belgium and Denmark in their upcoming games in October. The Three Lions will face the Welsh side in a friendly at Wembley on October 8 before taking on Belgium and then the Danish... read more »

Coach of Napoli, Gennaro Gattuso has commended Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen for his performance against Genoa on Sunday despite failing to register a goal on the scoresheet.
Gattuso Backs Osimhen to Succeed at Napo...

Gattuso Backs Osimhen to Succeed at Napoli

Coach of Napoli, Gennaro Gattuso has commended Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen for his performance against Genoa on Sunday despite failing to register a goal on the scoresheet. The 6-0 thrashing of Genoa was Osimhen’s first start for the Italian giants and the striker managed to register an... read more »

UFC: Adesanya Challenges Cannonier After Beating Costa
UFC Champion Adesanya Challenges Cannoni...

UFC Champion Adesanya Challenges Cannonier After Beating Costa

Nigerian-born mixed martial artist, Israel Adesanya has challenged Jared Cannonier to a fight after beating Brazilian Paulo Costa to retain his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title in Abu Dhabi on Saturday night. The win takes his win to 20 professional victory with the champion... read more »

NFF Constitutes Head of Coaching Crews of National Teams, Names Danjuma, Bosso, Olowookere
NFF Constitutes Head of Coaching Crews o...

NFF Constitutes Head of Coaching Crews of National Teams, Names Danjuma, Bo...

 The Nigerian Football Federal has constituted new technical crews for a host of National teams. Among the nominees to head the teams are former U20 Boys coach, Isah Ladan Bosso, Chrostopher Danjuma and Bankole Olowookere who was appointed Head coach of U17 girls. According to the list, the U20... read more »

Breaking: Chelsea Complete Signing of Senegalese Keeper, Edouard Mendy

Breaking: Chelsea Complete Signing of Senegalese Keeper, Edouard Mendy

Chelsea have secured the services of Edouard Mendy from Ligue 1 club Rennes on a deal worth about £22million. The 28-year old Senegalese has signed a five-year deal from the French outfit... read more »

Ighalo Fires Blank as Manchester United Beat Luton Town

Ighalo Fires Blank as Manchester United Beat Luton Town

Nigerian forward, Odion Ighalo failed to find the back of the net as Manchester United defeated Luton Town 3 – 0 in the third round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night. Ighalo was handed... read more »

Eagles Coach Rohr Names Squad for Cote d’Ivoire, Tunisia Friendlies

Eagles Coach Rohr Names Squad for Cote d’Ivoire, Tunisia Friendlies

Super Eagles’ coach, Gernot Rohr has invited 25 players ahead of October’s friendly matches against Cote d’Ivoire and Tunisia, billed for Austria. The German tactician named five... read more »

Ghana Approves Resumption of Football

Ghana Approves Resumption of Football

The President of Ghana, Nana Akufo has approved the resumption of professional football as part of easing of measures imposed to curb spread of COVID-19. The move was necessitated by a... read more »

Former Eagles Coach, Oliseh Worried Over Ndidi’s Leicester Deployment

Former Eagles Coach, Oliseh Worried Over Ndidi’s Leicester Deploy...

Erstwhile Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has expressed worry over the current deployment of Wilfred Ndidi at Leicester City after the midfielder was played out of his preferred position in the... read more »