Onazi injured, set for surgery in Istanbul
Turkish outfit, Trabzonspor have confirmed that Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi will undergo surgery after rupturing his achilles in the side’s Super Lig 4- 1 win against Caykur Rizespor on Sunday.
I’m still committed to Super Eagles, says Onazi
Super Eagles defensive midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has reiterated his commitment to the national team, saying he is always happy to play for the Eagles. Onazi, 25, missed the last three matches with injury as Nigeria returned to their first Africa Cup of Nations since winning the tournament in 2013. His performance in his last appearance…
Five outstanding Nigerian players at the weekend
Several Nigerians were on song in football leagues around the world with William Troost-Ekong settling in properly in Italy with his club Udinese. Though Ekong's side finished with a clean sheet, he was unable beat to these outstanding five on this week's list. Anthony Nwakaeme Nwakaeme seems to have taken to Turkey brilliantly as he…
Eagles without effective playmaker in Russia, says Ibru
A former board member of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Emmanuel Ibru, has said the Super Eagles’ first round elimination was due to lack of an effective player maker in the team.
Lokosa, Mikel in as Rohr names Super Eagles’ provisional squad
Kano Pillars’ Junior Lokosa, who has a knack to score at least a goal in every two matches, is among the 30 players listed by Super Eagles’ Manager, Gernot Rohr in Nigeria’s provisional list for the Russia 2018 World Cup.
Iwobi joins Eagles injury list
Alex Iwobi and Wilfred Ndidi have joined the growing list of injured Super Eagles players, which also include Ogenyi Onazi and Tyrone Ebuehi.
Outstanding Five: Mikel, Ighalo, Onazi star over the weekend
Mikel Obi Mikel Obi was at his majestic best, coordinating play, spraying passes and winning balls. The midfielder played at his pace, intelligently lassoing the game with every movement, pass or tackle. For all of Frank Acheampong’s heroics, netting a hat-trick, Mikel was the enabler from deep. The Super Eagles captain was supreme leading the…
Rohr picks Omeruo, Kayode to replace Onazi, Simon as Eagles begin preparation
It is time for business in Rabat, Morocco, where members of the Super Eagles have assembled to prepare for Friday’s Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Algeria and next week’s international friendly game with Argentina.
Stories That Made Our Week: All Happening For Nigerians In The Obodo Oyinbo
It was all happening for Nigerians in the "obodo oyinbo". Mo Abudu launched her new movie in Canada making internationals waves while Davido and Adebayo Oke-Lawal took over UK department store Selfridges with their new collaborative collection Davido x Orange - but you need the visa first! Ogenyi didn't get it and missed out on…
Ogenyi Onazi to join Birmingham in January
Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has told The Guardian that he would join English club, Birmingham City in the January transfer window.