Super Eagles midfielder Hope Akpan will soon be working under a new manager as Nigel Adkins was sacked as manager of FReading on Monday after the 6-1 thrashing by Birmingham which left the Royals in 16th place in the Championship. A statement on Readingâ€™s website on Monday afternoon confirmed that Adkins, who took over at ... Read MoreThe post Akpan Loses Manager As Reading Sacks Nigel Adkins appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James Agberebi: Nigeria midfielder John Ogu has hailed his move from Portuguese outfit Academica de Coimbra to Israeli side Hapoel Beer Sheva. Ogu disclosed this in a chat with Completesportsnigeria.com on his twitter page. Ogu who was left out of the 2015 AFCON qualifiers which the Eagles got knocked out, says he is enjoying ... Read MoreThe post Ogu: I’m Enjoying My Football At Hapoel appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Efe Ambrose to face Joel Obi By Izuchukwu Okosi: Some Super Eagles players will be in action when the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 commences in February 2015. The draws for both the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 and Europa League Round of 32 matches were held on Monday with some interesting games, ... Read MoreThe post Super Eagles Stars Get Europa League Foes appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Playmaker Cesc Fabregas is available following suspension as Chelsea travel to Derby for their Capital One Cup quarter-final clash tonight. Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois is unlikely to be risked after missing the Premier League leaders’ win over Hull with a minor muscular injury, so Petr Cech is poised to continue in goal. Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho ... Read MoreThe post Derby Vs Chelsea: Fabregas Returns Against The Rams appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria defender confident French side can repeat Emirates Cup victory over Gunners AS Monaco defender Elderson Echiejile is delighted his team drew Arsenal in the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League. Echiejile who missed Monaco’s last group win against Zenit St Petersburg believes the French side stand a chance of advancing to the ... Read MoreThe post Echiejile: Monaco Can Beat Arsenal Again appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria U-20 coach Manu Garba has said he wants his team to qualify for the 2015 FIFA U20 World Cup in New Zealand as African champions. The Flying Eagles have already won the African Youth Championship a record six times with their last triumph being in 2011. In 2013 in Algeria, they finished as third-best ... Read MoreThe post Manu Garba Dreams W/Cup Ticket appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Hapoel Beer Sheva midfielder John Ogu has wished Super Eagles and Chelsea player John Obi Mikel more success in the future. Ogu who joined Hapoel from Portuguese side described Mikel as a maestro. â€œMidfield Maestro.I celebrate you.God bless you, God give you the ability to achieve more success.. Mikel Obi onye ball.â€ Mikel made his ... Read MoreThe post Ogu Hails Mikel After Scoring Champions League Goal appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Villarreal striker Ikechukwu Uche has been named listed among the 42 players involved in the Zaragoza-Levante match-fixing case. For the first time ever in Spain, a public prosecutor has filed a criminal complaint which includes the 18 players from Levante and Real Zaragoza selected for the May. 21, 2011 match, Real Zaragoza coach at the ... Read MoreThe post Ike Uche Named In Match-Fixing Case appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
English Premier League champions Manchester City will loan out Nigeria starlet Chidiebere Nwakali in January to a club in Spain. Nwakali has recovered from a knee injury which has troubled him for some time now. â€œNwakali will go on loan in January most likely to Spain,â€ a source close to the Owerri-born player hinted AfricanFootball.com ... Read MoreThe post Man City To Loan Out Nwakali appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria U20 coach Manu Garba has stated that there wouldn’t be automatic shirt for players in the team insisting that every player will fight for their place. In an interview with Sports Radio 88.9 Brila FM, the former Golden Eaglets coach said he will give opportunity to other players to come in and fight for ... Read MoreThe post Manu Garba: No Automatic Shirt In The Flying Eagles appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
By James. Agberebi: Super Eagles striker Ike Uche has congratulated his Villarreal teammates for their 1-0 victory against La Liga champions Atletico Madrid on Sunday. An 84 minutes strike from Luciano Vietto saw Villarreal snatch a surprise win against Atletico at the Estadio Vicente Calderon. Reacting to the win, Uche who was replaced in the ... Read MoreThe post Ike Uche Hails Villarreal Win Over Atletico Madrid appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
–Dream Team Coach confirms 10 overseas based players BY Bamidele Boluwaji: National U-23 Eagles coach Samson Siasia has told Complete Sports that he is facing lots of pressure in a bid to pick the very best for the team as he assured that the process is in shape with the screening of home and foreign ... Read MoreThe post Siasia Admits U23 Eagles Pressure appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has praised central midfielder John Obi Mikel after the Nigerian international impressed once again for the Blues in their 2-0 win over Hull City on Saturday. Eden Hazard set the Blues on their way inside seven minutes with a goal and he then assisted Diego Costa to add a second in ... Read MoreThe post Mourinho Hails Mikel After Chelsea Win Over Hull City appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho wants the convenience and glamour of facing Paris St Germain in the first knockout round of the Champions League. Mourinhoâ€™s men will find out their opponents when the draw takes place on Monday and can be paired with Juventus, Basel, Bayer Leverkusen, Shakhtar Donetsk or PSG. But the Portuguese has his ... Read MoreThe post UCL Draw: Mourinho Wants PSG Challenge appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Agent of Nigerian midfielder Ogenyi Onazi, Jonathan Barnett, has revealed that three English Premier League teams, Aston Villa, Queens Park Rangers and West Ham, are all in the race to sign the midfielder when the January window reopens. But Barnett was quick to also add that his client is happy with the Biancocelesti despite the ... Read MoreThe post Villa, QPR, West Ham In For Onazi appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Fenerbahce striker Emmanuel Emenike has admitted he needs urgent help after his goal drought extended to five games in the Turkish Super Lig. The Nigerian international told Turkish daily Fanatik that his recent performances for the Yellow Canaries are not a true reflection of his talent as he’s finding it difficult to concentrate. “I did ... Read MoreThe post Emenike Cries For Help Over Goal Drought appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes is hoping to see Nigerian winger Victor Moses return back to action for Stoke in as little as three weeks from now. Hughes bumped into his on-loan winger during Stokeâ€™s premier league clash with Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park in London and was encouraged by the latest news on his ... Read MoreThe post Moses Returns In Three Weeks appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Nigeria’s Under-20 team, the Flying Eagles, presently in camp screening players ahead of next year’s Africa Youth Championship beat grassroots side Standard of Zaria 11-0 in a friendly game on Saturday. In a game played at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, the Nigeria U20s wasted no time in running into a four-goal lead before half time ... Read MoreThe post Flying Eagles Maul Zaria Grassroots Side 11-0 appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.
Chelsea returned to winning ways in the Premier League with a comfortable 2-0 victory over 10-man Hull City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Jose Mourinho’s side suffered their first defeat of the season at Newcastle United last weekend, but looked back to their best early on as Eden Hazard headed them into a seventh-minute lead. ... Read MoreThe post Chelsea 2 Hull City 0: Leaders return to winning ways appeared first on Complete Sports Nigeria.