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Kenneth Omeruo

Chelsea loan Omeruo to Besiktas

August 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo has become the 15th player to be loaned out after reaching an agreement with Besiktas. The Istanbul giants have agreed with Chelsea after both parties were caught up in negotiation for...

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Ighalo happy with pre-season goal

August 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Odion Jude Ighalo was delighted to find the net as Watford wrapped up their pre-season schedule with a 2-2 draw at home to French ligue 1 outfit FC Lorient. Troy Deeney opened the scoring with...

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Chinedu Obasi secures Swedish move

August 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigeria forward Chinedu Obasi has signed a short-term deal with Swedish topflight club AIK Stockholm after being released by German outfit Schalke 04. The 30-year finally parted ways with Schalke after being deemed surplus to requirements,...

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Obinna completes Darmstadt switch

August 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigeria international Victor Obinna is the latest African to move to the German Bundesliga  after penning a one-year contract with SV Darmstadt. He joins after a successful trial but will miss his new club’s first four...

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Ahmed Musa

Musa happy with Barca brace

August 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigerian international Ahmed Musa is happy to have scored a brace in Leicester City’s 4-2 defeat against Spanish Champions Barcelona in the International Champions Cup. Barcelona led three nil thanks to Munir’s brace and a...

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DONE DEAL: Leicester complete Musa signing

July 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

English Premier League champions Leicester City confirmed the signing of Nigerian striker Ahmed Musa from CSKA Moscow for an undisclosed fee. The Nigeria international frontman, 23, has signed a four-year deal with the Premier League...

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AFSTZ: Leicester agree fee for Musa

July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Premier League champions Leicester City have agreed a deal with CSKA Moscow to sign Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa, according to the player’s agent. The 23-year-old, who joined CSKA in 2012 and scored 54 goals in...

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Stephen Keshi

Nigeria’s Stephen Keshie dies

June 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigerian football great Stephen Okechukwu Keshi died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo state, TheCable confirmed. The former international football player and coach had lost his wife of 33 years,...

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Anichebe confirms West Brom exit

May 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigeria international striker Victor Anichebe has announced he will be leaving EPL side West Bromwich Albion when his contract expires next month. He wrote on Twitter: “Thank you to all the @WBAFCofficial fans for the...

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Nigeria fined for overcrowding

May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Nigeria Football Federation has been fined US$5,000 for overcrowding at its Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kaduna against Egypt on 25 March. It is one of several sanctions handed out by the Confederation...

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