Balogun happy to become the first Arsenal U23 to debut under Arteta

Striker Folarin Balogun made his debut for Arsenal in their Europa League win over Dundalk on Thursday night. The youngster came off the bench to replace Eddie Nketiah in the 74th minute of the encounter and became the first member of Arsenal’s U23 squad to make his competitive debut under Mikel Arteta. Folarin told Arsenal’s […]

Zaidu Sanusi records UEFA Champions League win with FC Porto

Super Eagles left-back Zaidu Sanusi helped his club FC Porto claimed the first win in this season’s UEFA Champions League at the expense of Olympiacos on Tuesday. The Super Eagles new boy featured for the entire duration and helped his club 2-0 victory at the Estadio Dragao. Sanusi made his debut in the European elite […]

Van de Beek has big part to play for Man Utd – Solskjaer

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said on Tuesday that new signing Donny van de Beek needed time to settle and would play a big part in the club’s season. United signed the 23-year-old Dutch midfielder from Ajax Amsterdam for a reported 35 million pounds ($46 million) last month, but he has yet to feature […]

AL Nassr confirms Ahmed Musa’s exit

Saudi Arabia Premier League side Al Nassr has announced the departure of Super Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa from the club. The Najd’s Knight announced they have part ways with the former Leicester City winger on Sunday after spending two years of association. It is unclear why both parties decided to go their separate ways, but […]

Pogba slams France retirement rumours as ‘fake news’

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba said on Monday that reports claiming he had retired from international duty in protest against French President Emmanuel Macron’s comments about radical Islam were “fake news”. According to reports in the Middle East picked up by British tabloid The Sun, World Cup winner Pogba wanted to end his international career after […]

Leipzig’s Germany defender Klostermann needs knee op

Germany defender Lukas Klostermann needs knee surgery, Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig said on Tuesday. The 24-year-old defender will undergo keyhole surgery on his left knee on Wednesday to determine how long he will be out for. Klostermann went down in Saturday’s 2-0 away win at Augsburg, which kept Leipzig top of the German league after […]

Ighalo is part of my plans – United boss Solskjaer

Manchester United boss Ole gunner Solskjaer says Odion Ighalo is still very much part of his plan and remains an important member of the squad. Ighalo has struggled for game time this season and the arrival of Uruguayan forward Edison Cavani means the former Nigerian striker could slip further down into the pecking order. After […]

Abdullahi happy with his Omonia Nicosia debut

Super Eagles defender Shehu Abdullahi made his debut for Cypriot giants Omonia Nicosia on Sunday after confirming his switch to the club. Abdullahi who confirmed he had signed for the club on Friday was thrown into the frey 48 hours later and helped picked a 2-1 away win over  Ethnikos Achna. The 27-year-old former Anathosis […]

Spartak Moscow confirms Victor Moses arrival

Spartak Moscow has confirmed the signing of Nigeria winger Victor Moses on loan from Chelsea. The Russian giants took to their verified Twitter handle to welcome the former Nigerian international to the club. Haven been in talks for his signature for the past seven days, the deal was completed on Thursday and the Chelsea winger […]