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Friday, September 30, 2016

11 Nigerians to play for England

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Eleven Nigerian players have been called up recently by English Football Association.

The players are called up to represent England at various level of
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Full list of Angola squad against Botswana

Written by: Tyral Siyanda

Angola's male senior national team, Palancas Negras will today take on the Zebras of Botswana in a friendly match set aside to mark Botswana's independence day. Botswana are celebrating
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Fosu-Mensah happy with his Manchester United form

Written by: Seye Tomori


Ghanaian descent midfielder Timothy Fosu-Mensah shows his happiness for his form for English giants, Manchester United.

The Amsterdam-born played until 74 minutes of Man Utd's Europa League game
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Thursday, September 29, 2016

RACISM??? Finnish side sacks three black players

Written by: Seye Tomori


Finland top division Finnish club, Seinajoen Jalkapallokerho populary known as SJK has released some players which are predominantly of blacks.

SJK are currently fourth on the top division league table in Finland. Having played 29 games, acquiring 49 points
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Nigerian forward breaks MLS record

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigerian striker Fanendo Adi has set another MLS record with champions Portland Timbers.

The African man, scored in Portland Timbers 2-1 win over Salvadoran side CD Dragon in El Salvador,
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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Özil: Iwobi reminds me Jay Jay Okocha

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Arsenal's Mesut Ozil has heaped praise on colleague, Alex Iwobi, saying the Nigeria youngster brings back the memory of his uncle Jay-Jay Okocha, who once played for Eintracht Frankfurt.

Iwobi has turned out to be a first team player regular at Arsenal since the middle of
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Arsenal tabled a €60m bid for this African

Written by: Seye Tomori


English side, Arsenal made a stunning €60million bid for Gabon international striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the summer transfer window.

The striker has enjoyed fortune with Borussia Dortmund, establishing himself as one of the best strikers
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Islam Slimani fires Leicester City to a record breaking victory

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Islam Slimani and Ahmed Musa's Leicester City sets new UCL record for English teams by beating Porto 1-0.

The English side won their debut back to back UEFA Champions League matches to set a record in the
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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Toure's agent: I will only apologize to Guardiola on one condition

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Yaya Toure’s agent Dimitri Seluk has said he will only apologize to Manchester City’s boss Pep Guardiola only if the Spaniard apologizes to the Manuel Pellegrini.

Guardiola to Toure that he will not play for City unless the he gets an apology from Seluk for his criticism of his decision to omit
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Manchester United keeping tabs on Ghanaian youngster

Written by: Seye Tomori


English giant, Manchester United are reportedly tracking the progress of Ghana starlet Bernard Mensah, according to reports in Portugal.

Mensah, 21, who is currently on loan at Vitoria Guimaraes from Atletico Madrid is viewed as having a bright
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Paris St. Germain's African star convicted for elbowing a police officer

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Ivorian footballer Serge Aurier, who plays for Paris St-Germain (PSG), has been jailed for two months for elbowing a policeman.

The incident occurred at a Paris nightclub in May. The player was also
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Monday, September 26, 2016

Tottenham legend heaps praise on Victor Wanyama

Written by: Tyral Siyanda


Tottenhamn Legend, Graham Roberts has said that Kenya captain Victor Wanyama is a top signing for the North London side.

The Kenyan midfielder has made six premiership starts for Spurs this season, helping
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Wenger not happy with this Arsenal's star player

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger is not too happy with star player Alex Iwobi for playing for Nigeria, and not England.

He has represented England at youth level before playing for Nigeria at senior level. Iwobi made seven
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Conte to freeze out Chelsea's Cahill and Ivanovic

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Chelsea's away defeat to Arsenal has gone a long way to change Antonio Conte's mind that his defenders are not up to task and hopes to high up his defence in the January transfer window.

According to The Daily Mail, the Italian tactician wants to freeze out Gary Cahill and
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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Emenike fires Fenerbahçe to victory

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigeria international, Emmanuel Emenike has scored in two games in a row as Turkish giant, Fenerbahçe beat Gaziantepspor 2-1 in their league game on Sunday evening.

The Nigeria international scored in the 22nd minute after he was given a pass by
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Juventus to miss key players for up to 7 weeks

Written by: Seye Tomori


Juventus pair Kwadwo Asamoah and Daniele Rugani has been ruled out for seven weeks due to knee injuries, according to the club statement.

The duo picked up injuries during the 1-0 victory over Palermo on Saturday, with the champions
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Ahmed Musa failed to make Leicester squad that were trashed by Manchester United

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigeria's Ahmed Musa for the first time failed to make Leicester City’s 18-man squad, in their visit to Old Trafford.

Musa, 23, since his signing has not made a premier league start for the champions since their opening match against Hull City. He appeared off the
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Saturday, September 24, 2016

Mauritania and Morocco to play Canada in friendly

Written by: Tawfeeq Hassan


Morocco and Mauritania will play Canada in men's football friendly next month.

The Canada team will have Michael Findlay as interim coach in October when Canada plays Mauritania and
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Friday, September 23, 2016

Newcastle Utd chasing Ghanaian winger

Written by: Seye Tomori


Ghana wing forward Frank Acheampong is reported to be on the radar of English Championship side Newcastle United.

According to Belgian news portal Voetbalnieuws.be, the 22-year-old is said to be a player of interest for the
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Lawal's Wilmington Hammerheads seeking MLS promotion

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigerian footballer Qudus Lawal has said he'll give his best for his team to be promoted from United League Soccer to Major League Soccer.

Wilmington Hammerheads win over Port City in Saturday's play-off game will give them a chance of
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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Iheanacho equals premier league legends record

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigerian and Manchester City teenage striker, Kelechi Iheanacho has equalled goal records set by Premier League's great player.

The English Premier League official website related a statement confirming that the
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Chelsea's Mikel considering MLS switch

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigeria star John Obi Mikel says there might be future possibility of joining Major League Soccer.

The 29-year-old central midfielder who has been with Chelsea for over 10 years, told news media, Goalthat that he will talk to other clubs in
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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Chelsea, Arsenal, Man Utd and others chasing Ivory coast midfielder

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Reports have emerged in Italy that Chelsea are one of many clubs scouting Atalanta midfielder Franck Kessie.

It is claimed that the Ivorian, 19, is one of many players that are linked with a potential move to Stamford
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See Cristiano Ronaldo's new girlfriend

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Reports have emerged that Real Madrid and Portugal star, Cristiano Ronaldo now has a new partner in former Miss. Spain after meeting her on Instagram.

The superstar was reported to be dating former Miss Spain and model
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Yaya Toure announces international retirement

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Ivory Coast star, Yaya Toure has today announced his retirement from international football.

The 33-year-old midfielder made his national team senior debut 12 years ago, scoring 19 goals in 102
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Ghana's Black maidens to jet out for world cup

Written by: Seye Tomori


Ghana's under-17 female team are expected to leave for Jordan on Tuesday for the 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup which starts Friday September 30.

The traveling crew consists of the 18 players squad, the technical team and management
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Monday, September 19, 2016

Mikel to feature for Chelsea against Leicester

Written by: Seye Tomori


Nigeria football captain, John Mikel Obi is set to make his first Chelsea appearance for the 2016/17 season.

The midfielder will make his first appearance for Chelsea in English Football League Cup game against Leicester
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Wydad Casablanca gets new coach following ex Liverpool player sack

Written by: Tawfeeq Hassan


Mohamed Sohail has been been confirmed as the new coach of Wydad Casablanca following John Toshack's sack.

We reported that Toshack was sacked as a result of the team’s 4-0 away loss to African giant, Zamalek in the first
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Wenger not happy with Sanchez

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele

Arsene Wenger is unhappy with Alexis Sanchez taking penalty ahead of regular taker Santi Carzola during their 4-1 win at Hull City.

The fans favourite missed the penalty that could have doubled their lead after being saved by Hull keeper, Eldin
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Sunday, September 18, 2016

Guardiola: Only Messi is better than De Bryune

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says only Lionel Messi is a better player in attacking role than Manchester City’s in Kevin De Bryune.

The former Chelsea man scored Man City's first goal in
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Wydad fires former Liverpool striker

Written by: Tawfeeq Hassan


Morocco's Wydad have sacked coach John Toshack following Zamalek disgraceful exit from the CAF Champions League.

Wydad Casablanca has parted ways with former Liverpool man, John Toshack,
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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Conte: I will 'kill' any disrespectful Chelsea player

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele

Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte has said he will 'kill' indiscipline and disrespectful players in his Chelsea team.

Antonio Conte has said will not tolerate indiscipline among his players and would 'kill'
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Chelsea's Mikel has a familial relationship with owner Abramovich

Written by: Jeje Tomori


Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi is in a way related to club owner, Roman Abramovich.

Mikel John Obi has been reported to have a relationship with the owner of
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FIFA: No more FIFA Ballon d'Or

Written by: Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


FIFA has ended it's association with annual football award, Ballon d'Or.

The world football governing body, FIFA has ended its six years association with the
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Friday, September 16, 2016

Adebayor's move to Lyon fell through

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Togolese striker Emmanuel Adebayor's move to Olympique Lyonnais has collapsed.

According to ESPN.com, Lyon wants to sign the former Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace man
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Jose Mourinho: I won't blame anybody for Man Utd's loss

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Jose Mourinho won't blame his players after shocking defeat to Feyenoord in their Europa league first match.

Jose Mourinho has refused to blame his players after their 1-0 defeat to
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Nigeria international fires team to Europe win

Written by: Seye Tomori


Nigeria international, Umar Aminu scored as his Turkish club Osmanlispor beat Romania side Steaua Bucuresti.

The Turkish side beat their fellow group member from Romania 2-0 in their first Europa League
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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Nigeria move up in latest FIFA ranking

Written by: Seye Tomori


Nigeria has now moved three places up in the latest edition of the world football governing body rankings.

The Nigerian Super Eagles moved three spots higher in the FIFA rankings
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Can Real Madrid equal Barcelona record?

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Real Madrid set to equal Barcelona winning streak if they beat fellow Spanish club.

Spanish giant, Real Madrid are on the verge of equaling a
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Ghana's Nyarko moves to Tunisian club

Written by: Seye Tomori


Midfielder Stephen Nyarko has completed his transfer from Ghanaian giant Asante Kotoko to Tunisian side CS Sfaxien, as announced by the club.

Nyarko, 21, signed a three-year contract with the
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Ivorian defender signs new Sunderland contract

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Ivorian defender Lamine kone has today signed a new five-year contract with English Premier League club
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Togo national team coach avoids jail term

Written by: Tyral Siyanda


Togo national team coach avoids jail term; but was however fined.

Togo national team coach, Claude Le Roy will not be jailed for his complicity in a fraudulent
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Ospina to bench Cech ?

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger labeled goalkeeper David Ospina as "world class" following his performance against French side, Paris
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Manchester United sets a new record

Written By: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


English football giant, Manchester United has recorded revenues of £515.3m for the 2016. This made them become the first UK football club to
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Monday, September 12, 2016

Chelsea bought African man for £0.8m

Written By: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


According to Allnigeriasoccer.com, Nigerian defender, Kenneth Omeruo cost Chelsea £800,000 in transfer fee, excluding wages and bonuses when
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5 referees fail FIFA test

Written by: Seye Tomori


Five Nigerian male football referees have reportedly failed the FIFA Physical Fitness Test held at National stadium Abuja on
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Sunday, September 11, 2016

Toure's Celtic beat arch rival 5-1

Written By: Tyral Siyanda


Ivory Coast defender, Kolo Toure played full game for Scottish Premiership giant Celtic in a 5-1 win over arch rival Rangers on
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Saturday, September 10, 2016

'Kante better than club legend, Makele'

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Written By: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Serbian international, Nemanja Matic says Kante is better than club legend Claude Makelele.

The French midfielder joined the former
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Nigerian goalkeeper dead !!!

By: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Nigerian Bayelsa United goalkeeper Iboro Rich Akpakpan is dead.

The former Ocean Boys shot-stopper
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Friday, September 9, 2016

Ghana's Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu: Udinese can’t win the Serie A

Written by: Seye Tomori


Ghana's Udinese player, Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu has said that Udinese can not win the Serie A this
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Sanchez: I am as good as Ronaldo and Messi

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Arsenal Chilean forward, Alexis Sanchez believes that he is as good as Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel
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Thursday, September 8, 2016

Bailly wins Man Utd player of the month

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele

Ivorian international, Eric Bailly has been named Manchester United Player of the Month. He was announced as the club's first Player of the
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Toure in the same ranks with Ronaldo and Messi

Written by: Tyral Siyanda


Former Manchester City manager, Roberto Mancini has heaped praise on his former player Yaya Toure. He claimed the African star can play a major
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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Irate home fans beat referees in league game

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Violence erupts today at Umaihah as angry home fans of Abia Warriors descended on match officials after
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Nigerian premier league star hoping for a future move to China

Written by: Seye Tomori


Watford Nigerian striker, Odion Ighalo has admitted he will make a move to Chinese football one day, however
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Former Arsenal striker to join Championship side

Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


English Championship side, Nottingham Forest are on the verge of signing former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner,
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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Chelsea's Eden Hazard wins Player of the Month Award

Written by: Patrick Boma


Chelsea's new life under new manager Antonio Conte has paid off with nine maximum points out of possible
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Monday, September 5, 2016

Toure's agent hits out at Guardiola

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Manchester City's Yaya Toure agent claims the midfielder has been humiliated Pep Guardiola after being omitted
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Chiefs gives Ghanaian ace trial

Written by: Tyral Siyanda


South African league side, Kaizer Chiefs have given a trial to Ghanaian ace, Lee Addy
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Sunday, September 4, 2016

Mane's Injury scare for Liverpool FC

Written by: Tomori Jeje.


English Premier League side, Liverpool are reportedly concerned about the injury picked up by Senegalese star
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Manchester United to lose defender for 4-5 weeks

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


English giant, Manchester United could lose Ivorian defender Eric Bailly for up to five weeks next year after his
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Saturday, September 3, 2016

Mario Balotelli reveals why he struggled with form at Liverpool

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Former Liverpool striker, Mario Balotelli has attributed his struggle with form to what he called
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Manchester City squad for 2016/2017 Champions League first round

Written by:Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Manchester based club, Manchester City have announced through their website, the squad for the group stage of the 2016/2017 UEFA
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Four times African footballer of the year name omitted from Champions League squad

Written by:Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Ivorian international Yaya Toure has been omitted from Manchester City’s Champions League squad list for the
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Friday, September 2, 2016

Sunderland signs Nigeria free agent

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Victor Anichebe has today joined English Premiership side Sunderland on a free transfer on a 1-year contract
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Check FC Barcelona official Champions League squad

Written by: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


FC Barcelona has released its 30-man for the 2016-2017 UEFA Champions League competition. The squad consists names of renowned players, new signings
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Liverpool defender rejects Cameroon international call up

Written by: Jeje Tomori


Head coach of the Cameroon national team, Hugo Broos has disclosed that the Marvin and Joel Matip rejected national team
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Liverpool forward scores hattrick to help Dutch side to a win

Written By: Jeje Tomori


Nigeria international and Liverpool loanee, Taiwo Awoniyi scored a hattrick for NEC Nijmegen to kick start his loan with
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Thursday, September 1, 2016

Ghanaian winger seals loan move to Championship side

Written By: Oladayo Juan Joe Bamidele


Ghanaian winger, Christian Atsu yesterday completed a a season-long loan move to Newcastle United from Chelsea
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