World No.1â€™s Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams were Wednesday installed as the top seeds of their respective draws for Australian Open Jan 19-Feb 1. Four-time Melbourne Park winner Djokovic, 27, will be looking to atone for a quarter-final exit at last year’s event at the hands of eventual champion Stanislas Wawrinka, while five-time Australian Open ... Read MoreThe post Djokovic, Serena Top Seeds In Australia Open appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: Chief Coach of National Under-23 team,Samson Siasia has hinted that the team may not participate in the Super Six tournament being packaged by the NFF/LMC for clubs involved in continental competitions. He told Complete Sports that the team will be heading to Tunisia for two friendly games against their Tunisian counterparts ... Read MoreThe post Siasia Pulls Out Of Super Six Tourney appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Reveals Wenger didn’t want him to play for Nigeria Nigeria seems to have won the tug of war with England over Arsenal starlet Alex Iwobi as the 18-year old stormed the U-23 Eagles camp Wednesday with a revelation that Gunners Manager, Arsene Wenger wanted him to play for England instead of his country of birth, ... Read MoreThe post Arsenal Boy Iwobi Storms U-23 Eagles Camp appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Thierry Henry reflected the feelings of all Arsenal fans when he said: Alexis Sanchez is Arsene Wengerâ€™s best signing in the last six years. The Chilean striker, 26, has won the hearts of Gooners with a sensational debut season since his Â£33million summer move from Barcelona. He has been the shining light in Arsenalâ€™s worst ... Read MoreThe post Henry: Sanchez Is The Best! appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The transfer logjam involving Emem Eduok is over as the Dolphins star trained with Esperance Sportive de Tunis on Tuesday. Norwegian club Sarpsborg 08 had also claimed he signed for him. Nigerian international, who has also had is suspension by the Nigeria Football Federation lifted, took part in the Tuesday evening training at the Annex ... Read MoreThe post Eduok Resumes Training With Esperance appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The Flying Eagles will take on Nigeria National League (NNL) side Spotlight of Katsina in another test game today (Wednesday). The match will be played at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna and it will kick-off by11am. Spotlight, who have defender Mustapha Abdullahi with the Nigeria U20 side, are gearing up for promotion to the ... Read MoreThe post Flying Eagles, Spotlight Clash Today In Friendly appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Paul Ashworth arrives January ending Glo Premier League side, Sunshine Stars, will be under the charge of Latvia manager Paul Ashworth, officials have confirmed. Ashworth will serve as Technical Adviser of the onetime CAF Confederation Cup semi finalists and as well manage other clubs under Ondo State Football Agency, the body controlling football in the ... Read MoreThe post Sunshine Stars Get Latvia Coach appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Warri Wolves reject West Ham Â£500,000 bid for Eagles defender Super Eagles and Warri Wolves center-back, Azubuike Egwuekwe’s reported deal with English Premier League side, West Ham United may have collapsed with Championship side, Birmingham, understood to be his likely destination. West Ham made an offer to the tune of 500,000 Pound to price the ... Read MoreThe post Birmingham Hijack Egwuekwe Deal appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Radamel Falcao’s agent has revealed the Colombian striker could leave Manchester United at the end of the season after he was axed from the squad to play Southampton on Sunday. The 28-year-old was left out of Louis van Gaal’s 18-man squad as United suffered a 1-0 defeat without having a shot on target. Falcao arrived ... Read MoreThe post Agent: Falcao’s United Future Uncertain appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Coach Manu Garba will lead Nigeria’s U20 national team to the 2015 African Youth Championship in Senegal without the duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Chidiebere Nwakili. Manchester City, the players’ club have informed the Nigeria Football Federation that they will not release the influential duo for the AYC which serves as qualifiers for the 2015 ... Read MoreThe post 2015 AYC: Will The Flying Eagles Miss Iheanacho And Nwakali? appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
English Premier League champions Manchester City have informed Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) they will not release Kelechi Iheanacho and Chidiebere Nwakali for the 2015 African Youth Championship in March in Senegal. Both players were among nine foreign-based pros called up by the Flying Eagles for the AYC. They were given a Thursday deadline to join ... Read MoreThe post 2015 AYC: Manchester City Stop Iheanacho appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Cristiano Ronaldo has Lionel Messi in his sights after winning his third Ballon dâ€™Or, beating Messi and Manuel Neuer to the award in Zurich. The Real Madrid man was the long odds-on favourite to pick up the accolade and revealed he is now targeting Messiâ€™s four titles, after receiving the trophy from former Barcelona player ... Read MoreThe post Ronaldo: I Want To Catch Messi appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Izuchukwu Okosi: Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi who has enjoyed an eventful season so far has received a call up from the Nigerian Football Federation for a get together in preparation for next yearâ€™s Olympic Games in Rio. Iwobi has made Arsenal first team bench this season, featured regularly for the U21s and captained the ... Read MoreThe post Arsenal Youngster Iwobi Gets Nigeria’s U23 Invitation appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Former national team manager says it’s a new beginning for Nigeria Former Nigeria Manager, Adegboye Onigbinde has expressed happiness over the performance of the country’s second string senior national team, Super Eagles duringSunday night’s international friendly against Elephants of Ivory coast in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, UAE. Onigbinde said though the Nigerian team entirely ... Read MoreThe post Onigbinde: I’m Proud Of Home Eagles appeared first on Complete
Manuel Neuer is philosophical over missing out on the Ballon d’Or but hinted it would be tough for a goalkeeper to win the prestigious award. The Bayern Munich and Germany shot-stopper finished third in the overall result, behind winner Cristiano Ronaldo and second-placed Lionel Messi. Asked whether he was disappointed with the result, Neuer admitted ... Read MoreThe post Neuer: Why I Lost 2014 Ballon d’Or appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
English Premier League champions Manchester City have informed Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) they will not release Kelechi Iheanacho and Chidiebere Nwakali for the 2015 African Youth Championship March in Senegal this match.. Both players were among nine foreign-based pros called up by the Flying Eagles for the AYC and handed a Thursday deadline. In a ... Read MoreThe post Man City Stop Iheanacho, Nwakali From Nigeria’s AYC Duties appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi: Super Eagles winger Ahmed Musa has says he hopes to score more goals for his Russian side CSKA Moscow. Musa who has been one of the key players for CSKA this current campaign, told Sports Radio, 88.9 Brila FM in an interview, that increasing his goal tally remains is primary target. “I ... Read MoreThe post Musa Targets More Goals For CSKA appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Reveals Deeney could replace Â£10m striker West Brom manager Tony Pulis has revealed that he will listen to offers for club record signing Ideye Brown and Victor Anichebe. Ideye arrived at the club for Â£10m figures from Dynamo Kiev in the summer but has failed to impact, scoring just once in the Premier League and ... Read MoreThe post Pulis Wants Ideye, Anichebe Out appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Man City Vs Arsenal: Talk Big & Win Your Club Jersey The Citizens Vs The Gunners: The battle for top places in the English Premier League continues this weekend with two of the biggest sides facing off on Sunday at the Etihad Stadium. Join the best analysts and pundits in looking at this big match. ... Read MoreThe post The Citizens Vs The Gunners: Talk Big & Win Your Club Jersey appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–NFF boss hails duo after Glo/CAF Awards in Lagos; Says Keshi’s Eagles contract is being worked out ON ASISAT’S DOUBLE WIN We’re happy about it, I think she has done us really proud. Rising from the juniors to the seniors, she’s now a super ambassador of Nigeria. We’re very proud of her and we’ll give ... Read MoreThe post AMAJU: ENYEAMA, OSHOALA ARE GOOD AMBASSADORS OF NIGERIA appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.