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DONE DEAL: Obi Mikel joins Tianjin TEDA

January 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi has passed his medical and signed for Chinese Super League side Tianjin TEDA from English Premier League giants Chelsea. A picture was shared on Chinese website Webo of former Chelsea...

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Wilfred Ndidi

AFSTZ: Leicester sign Ndidi

January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Leicester City have confirmed that an agreement has been reached with KRC Genk for the permanent transfer of Wilfred Ndidi.  The Nigerian international midfielder, 20, has agreed personal terms, undergone a medical and will sign...

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Sunday Oliseh

Oliseh appointed coach of Fortuna Sittard

December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The former Nigeria coach and captain, Sunday Oliseh, has been appointed as head coach of the Dutch second tier club Fortuna Sittard. Oliseh, who stood down as Super Eagles coach ten months ago, previously played...

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Ahmed Musa

Leicester’s Musa poised for Liverpool clash

September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Super Eagles’ assistant captain Ahmed Musa is poised to make his fourth appearance in the Premier League when Leicester City tackle Liverpool. Manager Claudio Ranieri revealed during Thursday’s press conference that the Nigerian and the...

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Troost-Ekong set for Gent return

September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nigeria defender William Troost-Ekong has revealed he will rejoin Belgian club Gent in November at the end of his loan spell with Norwegian club FK Haugesund. He has been key to the Club’s progress in...

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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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Obi fires Watford to victory

August 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watford striker Ogo Obi was on target as the Development squad thrashed Millwall 3-0 in a pre-season friendly staged at UCL on Monday. Coach Harry Kewell brought on Obi in the 70th minute and the...

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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 Nsofor

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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