Seattle Sounders head coach Sigi Schmid has allayed fears that former Super Eagles forward,Obafemi Martins may be nursing a serious injury. Martins was missing in action at the weeknd in Sounders’ 3-2 loss to Sporting Kansas. “Oba had taken a little bit of a knock in the last game. Had it been a regular season ... Read MoreThe post Sounders Coach Allays Martins Fears Over Injury appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
A knee ligament tear has ruled out Tottenham Hotspur youth star Musa Yahaya from next monthâ€™s African Youth Championship in Senegal. Flying Eagles coach Manu Garba announced Musa Yahaya will miss the U20 championship after he suffered a knee injury in the teamâ€™s second test match against Ghana Black Satellites last week in Tema. Musa ... Read MoreThe post Knee Injury Rules Out Musa Yahaya From 2015 AYC appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The 2022 World Cup in Qatar can only be held in November and December, says the head of Fifa’s taskforce looking into possible dates for the tournament, according to bbcsport. Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al-Khalifa has ruled out a May tournament – the European leagues’ preferred option. Qatar’s bid proposed a summer tournament, but temperatures ... Read MoreThe post FIFA Chieftain: 2022 World Cup May Hold In Nov/Dec. appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick has revealed that he will return to England to meet with the managers of Chelsea and Manchester City Football Clubs, Jose Mourinho and Manuel Pellegrini respectively. Pinnick while recounting the benefits of his meeting with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger including the proposed training of the technical ... Read MoreThe post Pinnick Plans Mourinho, Pellegrini Meetings appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–National womenâ€™s camp opens Sunday New Super Falcons striker, Ini Umotong has said she will miss the first two weeks of the teamâ€™s scheduled training camp, ahead of the 2015 FIFA Womenâ€™s World Cup slated for Canada. The prolific striker scored twice as the Blues beat Poole Town 7-0 in the semi-final of the Hampshire ... Read MoreThe post Falcons Star To Miss Two Week Training appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–More club jerseys and Nigeria face-caps up for grabs This weekend’s biggest game will be played at the Anfield between home side, Liverpool and Manchester City. Both sides are on a run of good form especially the Reds who are closing on a top four place. It is yet another opportunity for you to win ... Read MoreThe post LIVERPOOL VS MAN CITY: TALK BIG & WIN IT! appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Hails his boys for the away victory The chief coach of the National U-23 Eagles, Samson Siasia has said even though his team defeated their Gabonese counterparts by a heavy score line of 1-4, his team is still work in progress as he is trying to still get the right players for the right position. ... Read MoreThe post Siasia Vows To Improve U23 Eagles appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–FA explain reason for taking Arsenal star to Gabon The Nigeria Football Federation has cleared the air on why it took Arsenalâ€™s Alex Iwobi to Gabon as part of the selected players for the trip. According to the Deputy Secretary General of the NFF, Dr. Emmanuel Ikpeme , making the clarification in Gabon, the NFF ... Read MoreThe post NFF Clears Air On Iwobi appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Yaya Toure’s agent has revealed the midfielder wants to end his career at Manchester City. The Ivorian’s agent, Dimitry Seluk, told the Sunday Mirror that he’s expressed a desire to ‘stay for life’ at the Etihad. Seluk said: “Yaya loves Manchester City and, despite what is sometimes said, he is happy at the club. “In ... Read MoreThe post Yaya Toure Wants To End Career At Man City appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew is eyeing up a summer move for Newcastle Unitedâ€™s Sammy Ameobi. Bolasie, 25, has been in superb form for Palace this season and his performances on the wing for Pardewâ€™s side has seen links to Liverpool and the former Newcastle United boss commented saying that it would take an â€˜extraordinaryâ€™ ... Read MoreThe post Palace Boss Wants Sammy Ameobi appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Super Eagles striker Victor Moses has declared that he remains a Chelsea player despite being on loan at Stoke City. Speaking after scoring the winner for Stoke at the weekend, the Nigeria international who returned to action recently after a long lay- off due to injury said he is only at Stoke to do a ... Read MoreThe post Moses Dreams Chelsea Return appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Liverpool, Napoli and Roma are weighing up offers for Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech. The Czech Republic ace, 32, was dropped for Chelsea’s 1-1 draw at Champions League opponents PSG last week. And he is eager to play first-team football regularly again. The goalkeeper had plenty of interest in January with Arsenal also making enquiries to ... Read MoreThe post Liverpool Set For Cech Move appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigerian striker Emmanuel Emenike will hope to score his fifth league goal of the season when Fenerbache host Akhisar Belediyespor at the SÃ¼krÃ¼ Saracoglu stadium tonight. Emenike who was on target in the Yellow Canaries 5-0 whitewash of Gaziantepspor last weekend has so far played 17 times this season for the Turkish champions. If they ... Read MoreThe post Emenike Seeks 5th League Goal appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Ex-international says delay not good for Nigerian football Former Super Eagles winger, Tijani Babangida has charged the Nigeria Football Federation to give Stephen Keshi a new contract or announce his replacement immediately. The Super Eagles have been without a coach since last November and without a substantive coach since last July, as propositions to offer ... Read MoreThe post Babangida Urges NFF To Make Decision On Keshi Contract appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Says Siasia, Amuneke represent future Super Eagles coaching crew Golden Eagletsâ€™ 3-1 thrashing of their Zambian counterpart over the weekend in Niamey which handed the Nigeria youngsters a ticket to this yearâ€™s FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile later this year has been described as a true reflection of the large pool of talents that ... Read MoreThe post Ejidike Salutes Eaglets World Cup Ticket appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Despite Beâ€™er Sheva 4-2 loss at Netanya Nigeria and Hapoel Beâ€™er Sheva of Israel goaltender, Austin Ejide has heaped plaudits on compatriots, John Ogu and Kayode Olrewaju for their goal scoring performances in the Israeli top league. Ogu was on the scores sheet even as Beâ€™er Sheva crashed to a 4-2 defeat at Maccabi Netanya ... Read MoreThe post Ejide Hails Ogu, Olanrewaju appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The Nigeria Basketball Federation has called on Nigerians to drum up support for the senior men’s national basketball team as they get set to take on the Burkina Faso national team for a possible slot at this year’s African Basketball Championship holding in Tunisia. The team is still in Abuja hoping to jet out of ... Read MoreThe post NBBF Drums Support For D’ Tigers appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Players and officials of the Senior Women National Team, Super Falcons, have started arriving their camp in Abuja today (Sunday), as preparations begin for their 11th All-Africa Games qualifying fixture against either of Mali and Gabon. The development comes as Maliâ€™s senior women national team host Gabon this weekend in a first round qualifying fixture ... Read MoreThe post Falcons Hit Abuja Camp Today appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Philippe Coutinho scored a wonderful early goal before Raheem Sterling sealed a vital 2-0 win for Liverpool at Southampton. Liverpool enhanced their UEFA Champions League qualification prospects with a 2-0 Premier League win at Southampton on Sunday. Philippe Coutinho scored a magnificent long-range opener amid a frantic start when the home team had a pair ... Read MoreThe post Southampton 0 Liverpool 2: Coutinho nets wonder-strike in vital win appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Bartholomew Ogbeche netted and tasted defeat on his return from suspension as Cambuur slumped to a 2-1 loss to NAC Breda on Friday night. The 30-year-old who was sent off in the league match against Feyenoord started and finished upfront for the Yellow-Blues. His joyous return however ended in heartache as his team weren’t good ... Read MoreThe post Ogbeche On Song In Belgium appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.