Kano Pillars defender Jamiu Alimi has not been listed for the Nigeria Professional Football League season opener against FC IfeanyiUbah billed for Sanni Abacha Stadium this evening (Saturday), Completesportsnigeria.com has gathered. Completesportsnigeria.com gathered that the former NPFL title winners are yet to fulfil their financial obligations over the Home-based Super Eagles player who is currently on a season loan from Westerlo ... Read MoreThe post Alimi Ruled
By Adeboye Amosu: Akwa United coach Abdul Maikaba is hopeful of starting his reign in charge of the team on a positive note, reports Completesportsnigeria com. Maikaba swapped Wikki Tourists for the Promise Keepers at the end of last campaign after a successful two-year spell which culminated in the Bauchi Elephants picking a ... Read MoreThe post Maikaba Seeks Fine Debut As Akwa United Coach, Lists 18 players For ABS Clash appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi: Claudio Ranieri has backed Wilfred Ndidi for greatness but played down comparisons between the Nigeria midfielder and former Leicester City player N'Golo Kante. Ndidi is expected to make his Leicester City Premier League debut against Chelsea on Saturday after his impressive first appearance in the FA Cup win against Everton last weekend. The 20-year-old, ... Read MoreThe post Ranieri: Ndidi Will Be Great In Two, Three Years appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Adeboye Amosu: FC IfeanyiUbah have named Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa as their new captain ahead of the start of 2016/ 2017 Nigeria Professional Football League season, reports Completeaportsnigeria.com. The experienced shot stopper took over from Wilson Elu who will now act as the deputy skipper of the Anambra Warriors. "Ikechukwu Ezenwa ... Read MoreThe post FC IfeanyiUbah Appoint Ezenwa As New Captain appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Enugu Rangers will seek to get their title defence on a winning note when they host oriental rivals, Abia Warriors in their match-day one fixture at The Cathedral – Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium Enugu on Sunday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The People's Elephants have struggled to replicate previous campaign's form ... Read MoreThe post NPFL: Rangers Begin Title Defence Vs Abia Warriors, Pillars
By Johnny Edward: Former Nigeria captain and coach Sunday Oliseh took charge of his first competitive Fortuna Sittard game on Friday, defeating Achilles 1-0 in a second-tier Dutch league clash, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Gavin Vlijter scored the only goal of the encounter for Fortuna Sittard in the 58th minute in a game that saw four yellow ... Read MoreThe post Oliseh Starts Fortuna Sittard Career With League Win Over Achilles appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Johnny Edward:Former
Spain striker Diego Costa has been dropped from the Chelsea squad for Saturday’s Premier League match at Leicester City, various reports claim. Costa reportedly had a clash with manager Antonio Conte over a massive offer made to him from a club in the Chinese Super League. The China offer is thought to be worth around ... Read MoreThe post Costa Dropped After Clash With Conte Over £30m China Offer appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Spain striker Diego Costa has been dropped from the Chelsea
Super Eagles and Chelsea forward Victor Moses has been voted by Complete Sports readers and Completesportsnigeria.com users as the 2016 Complete Sports Player of the Year. Moses finished ahead of Enugu Rangers forward Chisom Egbuchulam, who was the highest goal scorer in the Nigeria Professional Football League; Super Eagles skipper Mikel Obi, Alex Iwobi ... Read MoreThe post Moses Beats Egbuchulam To 2016 Complete Sports Player Of The Year Award appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations starts in Gabon in on Saturday and most of the English Premier League clubs will be without key players. In this piece, Completesportsnigeria.com's JAMES AGBEREBI ranks 10 clubs and how missing certain players will affect them… 1. LEICESTER CITY: Daniel Amartey (Ghana); Riyad Mahrez, Islam Slimani (Algeria) ... Read MoreThe post LOST TO AFRICA: How 2017 AFCON Is Affecting 10 EPL Clubs appeared first on Complete Sports
Nigeria Professional Football League club MFM FC have unveiled their new jerseys for the new season, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The jerseys (purple) for home games and (blue) for away games which are produced by Nigerian sports brand kitting company, CONE Sportwear, were presented to the media and fans of the club in Lagos on Friday. MFM's ... Read MoreThe post MFM Unveil CONE Jerseys For 2016/2017 NPFL Season appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By Adeboye Amosu: Leicester City's Nigerian new signing Wilfred Ndidi will look to make his English Premier League debut when the Foxes host leaders Chelsea on Saturday at the King Power Stadium, reports Completesportsnigeria. com. The 20-year-old who recently joined the Premier League champions from Belgian club Genk for £15m was involved in Leicester's 2-1 ... Read MoreThe post Leicester’s Ndidi Set For EPL Debut Against Chelsea appeared first on Complete
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says he is looking forward to Sunday's Premier League clash against Liverpool. Mourinho who will be hoping Manchester United win their tenth consecutive game admitted that his entire squad are well prepared for the rivalry which will be rekindled at Old Trafford. "No-one is nervous. Everybody wants the game. ... Read MoreThe post Mourinho: Klopp And I Are The Same, We Like To Win appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi: Sunderland manager David Moyes has ruled out a return for Nigerian striker Victor Anichebe against Stoke City in the Premier League at the Stadium of Light on Saturday. Anichebe has been sidelined with a hamstring injury for weeks and was expected to return against Stoke. "Victor Anichebe isn't ready for this weekend," Moyes ... Read MoreThe post Moyes Rule Out Anichebe Return Vs Stoke appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi:Sunderland manager
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that his team will adopt a different method to end the winning streak of Manchester United in their Premier League clash on Sunday. Klopp wants his side to be quicker as he hopes to ending Liverpool's scoring drought at Old Trafford. Liverpool have failed to score in their last ... Read MoreThe post Klopp: Liverpool Will Try New Tricks Vs Man United appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed
By Sab Osuji: Rivers United begin the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League season with a crunchy home fixture against El-Kanemi Warriors, but they're looking to continue from where they left off last term, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The Pride of Rivers came within a touching distance to the NPFL trophy last season, but finished in the second position behind ... Read MoreThe post Eguma: Rivers United Want Winning Start Vs El-Kanemi, Comprehensive Preseason Vital
By James Agberebi: Former Nigeria international, Friday Ekpo, has called on the Super Eagles players to use the failure of not qualifying for the 2015 and 2017 Africa Cup of Nations as inspiration towards qualifying for the 2019 edition in Cameroon, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The draw for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers was held on Thursday. And ... Read MoreThe post AFCON 2019: Ekpo Urges Super Eagles’ Strong Run In The Qualifiers appeared first on Complete
By Johnny Edward: Fenerbahce forward, Emmanuel Emenike has agreed in principle to join Rubin Kazan on a six months loan deal till the end of the month reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Emenike who was previously linked with a move to Spartak Moscow in December reportedly prefers a move to Kazan after the Russian outfit offered more than the Spartans. According to ... Read MoreThe post Emenike Set To Join Rubin Kazan On Six Month Loan appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic has claimed the EA SPORTS Player of the Month award for December. Zlatan scored five goals in December as he took his Premier League tally to 12 by the end of 2016 and helped Manchester United to five victories in the month. The 35-year-old scored against Everton at Goodison Park before ... Read MoreThe post Zlatan Named EPL December Player Of The Month appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic has claimed
Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte, has been named Barclays Premier League Manager of the Month for December for the third consecutive time. Conte becomes the first manager to win the award three tomes in succession. The Italian, beat off competition from Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino and Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp, to pick up the award. Conte's choice as December Manager ... Read MoreThe post Conte Wins 3rd Consecutive EPL Manager Of The Month Award appeared first on Complete
By Adeboye Amosu: Three- time African champions, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will begin their qualifying campaign for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations with a Group E home fixture against perennial rivals, Bafana Bafana of South Africa in June 2017, Completesportsnigeria.com reports According to the the full fixtures released by the Confederation of African Football made available to Completesportsnigeria.com, the ... Read MoreThe post AFCON 2019: Super Eagles Start Qualifiers