Osimhen must do more to break Yekini’s Nigeria record – Babangida

The Nigerian football great has told the Lille forward to up his game to stand a chance of shattering the iconic forward’s goal-scoring record Victor Osimhen is being backed by former Ajax star Tijani Babangida to challenge Rashidi Yekini’s Nigeria record. Yekini is the Super Eagles’ leading goalscorer with 37 strikes from 58 international appearances, with Segun Odegbami (23 goals) […]

Nigeria: Garba Lawal Shocked By ‘Mike Is the Greatest Nigerian Footballer’ Report

A former Nigerian international, Garba Lawal has expressed shock over the report which quoted his former team mate, Daniel Amokachi as naming John Mikel Obi as the greatest Nigerian football player. Completesports.com yesterday quoted Amokachi as saying he considers Mikel to be the country’s standout player based on his achievements. “Mikel is the greatest player,” […]

Uchendu: Why Nigeria couldn’t excel at Women’s World Cup

The Super Falcons are nine-time African champions but are yet to make a significant impact on the global stage after eight outings Chinaza Uchendu believes Nigeria‘s below-par performance at the 2019 Women’s World Cup is due to a lack of team cohesion. In the build-up to the showpiece event last year, Nigeria played 14 warm-up games […]

Nottingham Forest linked with Nigeria international, Hull City boss issues important message amid coronavirus lockdown – Championship gossip

With no professional football taking place until at least April 30th, following an announcement by the EFl last week, we’re set for a fairly lengthy wait until the Championship makes its eagerly-awaited return. For now, here’s all the latest news and transfer rumours from the Championship: Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani has revealed that he attempted […]

Viv Solomon-Otabor: the player who took a risk with Bulgaria move

Since England’s game in Sofia the London-born midfielder has been racially abused by fans, including of his club CSKA Sofia When Viv Solomon-Otabor stepped off the plane after returning from his first international call-up, his phone would not stop buzzing. The messages were not ones of congratulations for being part of the Nigeria squad that […]

Aerial Battles Win Percentage : Nigeria Target Jordan Torunarigha Is Bundesliga’s Best

Nigeria Football Federation target Jordan Torunarigha has been ranked the top player in terms of percentage of aerial duels won over the course of the 2019-2020 season, the official website of the German Bundesliga has reported. To be eligible to be included in the ranking, a player must have contested at least twenty aerial duels. Hertha […]