NPFL: Rivers United go 7 points clear at the top

Rivers United have gone seven points clear at the top of the NPFL standings after they pipped visiting Remo Stars 1-0. They now have 61 points from...
SCORENIGERIA.COM.NG May 23

NPFL Roundup: Rivers United restore 7-point lead on the summit as MFM hold Shooting Stars in Ibadan

Rivers United were back in winning ways against Remo Stars and have restored their seven-point lead on top of the table Week 29 of the Nigerian...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 23

LMC clears newly-invited Super Eagles defender, restores license

The League Management Company has cleared the newly-invited Super Eagles defender to continue playing in the NPFL  Days after Isa Ali’s...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 23

'Felt it for a few years' - Bolton star's West Ham United admission & international ambitions

Bolton Wanderers top scorer Dapo Afolayan has reflected on his decision to leave the Hammers for Wanderers and his desire to play for Nigeria one day
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS May 23

Zaidu Sanusi wins domestic double with Porto

Super Eagles fullback Zaidu Sanusi played the full 90 minutes as Porto cruised to their 28th Portuguese League cup on Sunday. In this David and...
PULSE.NG May 22

“Emotional day for me” – Akinkunmi Amoo celebrates league title with Copenhagen

Super Eagles youngster got a chance to join in FC Copenhagen’s title celebration with his mother as the Danish giants wrapped the league title...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

NPFL Review: Rivers United go seven points clear; MFM nick a point in Ibadan

It was a different twist to the NPFL 2021/22 season once again as match day 29 games were played across the country.
PULSE.NG May 22

Sanusi wins second major trophy of the season with Porto

The Nigerian fullback already had the Portuguese Liga in his kitty, but he has added one more silverware to his cabinet Super Eagles fullback Zaidu...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

Super Eagles stars missing as Watford lose 2-1 to Chelsea

Watford suffered a 2-1 defeat away at Chelsea on the final day of the Premier League season but none of the four Super Eagles stars featured.
PULSE.NG May 22

Reports- Peseiro Replace Okoye With Israel Based Goalkeeper Adeleye In Super Eagles Friendly Squad

Per reports reaching the editorial team of OwnGoalNigeria.com Israel based goalkepper Adebayo Adeleye has been handed a late call up to the squad...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 22

Transfers: Chelsea, Bayern Munich linked to high-flying Super Eagles star

Two of the biggest clubs in Europe, Chelsea and Bayern have been linked to Nigerian Rangers defender after a stellar season Calvin Bassey has been...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

Awaziem trumps Musa in the battle of Super Eagles stars

The two Nigerian stars were in action as their clubs faced each other on the final matchday in the Turkish top-flight.
PULSE.NG May 22

“He can play in the Premier League” – Kenny Miller convinced Super Eagles star is ready for the big time

A one-time SPL golden boot winner is convinced that another Nigerian star is headed for the most glamorous leagues in the world this summer Former...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

German-born star targets three World Cups with Super Eagles

The three-time African champions will not be at this year’s edition of the Mundial after falling to Ghana’s Black Stars in the final qualifying...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

Crystal Palace plotting bid to sign "tangfastic" £9m-rated ace, imagine him and Zaha – opinion

Crystal Palace are reportedly interested in signing Rangers' Nigerian midfielder Joe Aribo.
FOOTBALLFANCAST May 22

“He’ll score many goals” – Award-winning Super Eagles star tipped to become a goal machine, amidst links to Arsenal

The Nigerian international has room for development, but he is already one of the finest, according to a respected Italian tactician Napoli manager...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

“Just to annoy the fans” – Super Eagles star admits displeasure at Real Madrid supporters for Cristiano Ronaldo treatment

The Portuguese superstar left the Santiago Bernabeu in 2018 after spending seven successful years at the biggest club in the world Watford forward...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

Leon Balogun on Rangers future as defender explains why Gers are 'good fit'

The Nigeria international is coming to the end of his contract after yesterday's Scottish Cup win
FOOTBALLSCOTLAND.CO.UK May 22

West Ham begin transfer negotiations with Super Eagles striker

The Hammers are in the market for attacking reinforcements this summer and are wasting no time in getting their business done for an exciting...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

Govt. hosts victorious Flying Eagles

The Federal Government of Nigeria will tomorrow host the Flying Eagles after they emerged West African champions at U20 level at the weekend. The...
SCORENIGERIA.COM.NG May 22

Bassey focused at Rangers amid speculation over his future

Nigeria international Calvin Bassey has stated he is focused at Rangers amid speculation over his future following a successful season.
GOAL.COM May 22

Ejuke impresses in season finale; Beniangba, Yusuf net match-winning goals

Here are Soccernet.ng’s highlights of a few eye-catching performances from Nigerian footballers beyond the country’s shores on Saturday. In the...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

“Give him an extension” – fans call for Super Eagles star’s contract renewal

The Super Eagles defender has been outstanding whenever he has been on duty for the Gers, and he is fast becoming a fans’ favorite  Rangers fans...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 22

Saint-Etienne clinch Ligue 1 playoff berth after Nantes draw, who missed injured Nigeria striker Simon

Moses Simon’s FC Nantes handed AS Saint-Etienne a top flight lifeline as a nail-biting 1-1 draw at the Stade de la Beaujoire in the final match of...
GOAL.COM May 22

TalkSPORT: GvB could suffer huge exit blow as PL side now chasing ‘unique’ Rangers star

Crystal Palace are reportedly interested in signing Rangers midfielder Joe Aribo, claims Alex Crook in his latest talkSPORT column. The Lowdown:...
FOOTBALL TRANSFER TAVERN May 22

Maduka Okoye Shuns Super Eagles Again, Pull Out Of Friendly Games, AFCON Qualifiers

Sparta Rotterdam goalkepper Maduka Okoye won’t be available for Nigeria when they take on Mexico and Ecuador respectively in two high profile...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 22

Super Eagles star makes Europa League team of the season

Ever-present in the Rangers team through to the Europa League finals, the 22-year old defender made the cut for the team of the season Calvin...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

“The best I’ve seen” – Super Eagles star hails club’s supporters

Super Eagles defender was full of praises for his club’ supporters after staying resolute and strong behind them in another important game to their...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

Scottish Cup victory for Nigerian Trio

FOOTBALLLIVE.NG May 21

New Super Eagles Coach Peseiro Adds Two Players To Super Eagles Squad For Mexico, Ecuador, Friendlies

The newly announced coach of the senior national team of Nigeria Jose Peseiro has approved the addition of Lorient’s duo Terem Moffi and Innocent...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 21

Rangers hero Calvin Bassey given high valuation as Nigerian opens up on success and future

What a week it has been for Rangers defender Calvin Bassey.
SCOTSMAN.COM May 21

Super Eagles trio help Rangers end 13-year wait for Scottish crown

The last time the Gers won the trophy was 2009, but the Nigerian stars put up an excellent show at Hampden Park to end the long wait  Super Eagles...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

Victor Osimhen: Arsenal take major step towards signing Super Eagles striker

The Neapolitans will settle for nothing less than €100 million for the exciting, all-action Nigerian striker Arsenal have made their first move for...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

Despite Indictment In Match Fixing Newly Invited Ali Is Free To Play For Super Eagles In Friendly Games

Remo Stars defender Issah Ali will be a part of the senior national team of Nigeria squad for the upcoming friendly games against Mexico and...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 21

New Super Eagles Coach Finidi Carpets Eguavoen’s Statement Of Looking For Players Like 94 Eagles

The newly appointed first assistant of the senior national team of Nigeria Finidi George has rubbished the statement made by erstwhile coach of the...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 21

“He’s very complete” – Fran Fernández praises Super Eagles star

The Spanish tactician takes his side to face the league’s most valuable player and is in no doubt that they have a mountain to climb keeping the...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

Mancini invites two Nigeria-eligible players to Italian training camp

After their strong seasons in the Serie A and Serie B, Roberto Mancini has invited two Nigerian players to the Italian training camp Mancini has...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

Osimhen, Oshoala, Gernot Rohr get nominations for The Ballers Awards

The Ballers Awards is being organised to reward the best Nigerian footballers and coaches and football personalities linked with Nigerian football...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

Nigeria’s Etebo ruled out of Watford’s final Premier League game against Chelsea

Watford have confirmed Nigeria midfielder Peter Etebo will miss their final Premier League fixture of the season against Chelsea.
GOAL.COM May 21

Scamacca better than Osimhen – Fedele

The Super Eagles striker has just been named the best under-23 player in the Italian top-flight Italian football pundit Enrico Fedele has claimed...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21

'It is what it is,’ says Pirates coach Mandla Ncikazi as he surveys wreckage of Confed Cup final loss

Disappointed Orlando Pirates coach Mandla Ncikazi blamed the team’s poor finishing for their 5-4 loss to Moroccan side RS Berkane in a penalty...
TIMESLIVE.CO.ZA May 21

News24.com | Sports Minister 'salutes' Pirates after CAF Confed Cup final loss: 'You made us proud'

Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa paid tribute to losing CAF Confederation Cup finalists Orlando Pirates, who went down to Moroccan side RS Berkane...
NEWS24.COM May 21

Ojo scores twice as Nigeria's Flying Eagles beat Benin's Young Squirrels to win Wafu B title

Nigeria’s flying Eagles claimed the West African Football Union B Zone (Wafu B) title in emphatic fashion following a 3-1 victory over the Young...
GOAL.COM May 21

Thembinkosi Lorch named man of the match in CAF Confederation Cup final

Orlando Pirates' Thembinkosi Lorch was named the official man of the match in Friday's CAF Confederation Cup final in Uyo, Nigeria.
THE SOUTH AFRICAN May 21

New Super Eagles Coach Peseiro Gets NFF Backing To Hold Talks With Crystal Palace Ebere Eze

The newly announced coach of the senior national team of Nigeria Jose Peseiro has been given the go ahead by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 21

Five Players Who Stood Out For Nigeria U20 Team That Won WAFU B Championship

Yesterday the Nigeria U20 team lifted the WAFU B Championship with a comprehensive 3-1 win over Benin Republic in the fina of the tournament held...
OWNGOALNIGERIA.COM May 21

Fulham table 2 billion naira offer for Super Eagles defender

The Premier League newbies are looking to put together a formidable defensive unit ahead of the top-flight campaign Fulham have firmed up their...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA May 21
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