Sanchez return may end Osimhen’s United move

Lille striker Victor Osimhen’s proposed move to Manchester United could hit a stumbling block should Chilean, Alexis Sanchez, make a return to the Old Trafford. The Red Devils have been a strong admirer of the Nigeria international and have been linked with a move for the striker ahead of the summer transfer window. But according […]

Tottenham transfer target Eberechi Eze admits dilemma over choice between England and Nigeria

QPR attacking-midfielder Eberechi Eze has played for England’s youth teams up to this point of his career, but admits he enjoyed training with Nigeria in the past QPR attacker and Tottenham transfer target Eberechi Eze has opened up about his difficult decision whether to pursue an international career with England or Nigeria. Eze is one of the most […]

Emre Can handed two-match ban over Neymar clash

Borussia Dortmund midfielder, Emre Can, received a two-match ban from UEFA on Tuesday following his sending-off in the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie against Paris Saint-Germain. Can was shown a red card in the closing minutes of a 2-0 defeat at the Parc des Princes on March 11 after an altercation with […]

Okocha wins best EPL goal by a Nigerian

ay Jay Okocha’s strike against West Ham United on April 19, 2003, has been ranked the best Premier League goal scored by a Nigerian beating Nwankwo Kanu, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi and other strikes to the award. The ranking was done by the English Premier League. The mercurial midfielder had taken the ball from his own […]

Ighalo wins United Goal of The Month

Odion Ighalo’s round of 16 UEFA Europa League strike against LASK  has been voted Manchester United’s Goal of The Month for March taking 32 percent of the votes. The former Super Eagles striker had been picked up by Bruno Fernandez at the edge of the box with the Nigerian juggling the ball thrice before hitting the […]

These are tough times for my players – Lampard

Chelsea manager Frank Lampard believes it is unrealistic to “push and push” players to maintain their fitness levels during the coronavirus pandemic with no concrete timetable as to when football will return. Football in England has been suspended until at least April 30, but that date is expected to be pushed back at a meeting […]

Madrid ready to offer €40m for Osimhen

Real Madrid are reportedly keen on offering €40m for Lille striker Victor Osimhen. Barcelona, Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham have all been linked with the Nigeria international. Zinedine Zidane has been linked with a potential bid for a new attacker ahead of the 2020-21 campaign, with doubts over the futures of Luka Jovic and Gareth Bale. […]

Kidnapped Enyimba’s Ojo regains freedom

Enyimba midfielder, Dayo Ojo, who was kidnapped by unknown gunmen on Sunday, has regained freedom from his abductors, the two-time African champions confirmed on their Twitter handle late Wednesday. Ojo was abducted alongside Abia Comets’ Benjamin Iluyomade along the Benin-Owo Expressway, but Ojo’s Enyimba teammate, Emmanuel James, who was travelling alongside the duo, escaped being […]

Leicester shop for Ndidi’s replacement

Leicester City are in the market to sign a replacement for Nigeria international, Wilfred Ndidi, who could make a move away from the club when the transfer market opens in the summer. According to Coliseo Verdiblanco, Real Betis midfielder, William Carvalho, is the man who could be saddled with the responsibility of filling the void should they lose […]