Amunike criticizes Rohr for Musa’s inclusion in Eagles squad

Former Super Eagles player and one time African footballer of the year, Emmanuel Amunike has slammed head coach Gernot Rohr for naming Skipper Ahmed Musa in the Super Eagles squad for the AFCON qualifiers.Speaking with brila.net Amunike said, Musa should not be in the squad since he is currently inactive per club football. The former Tanzanian boss, […]

Napoli’s Osimhen named in Nigeria’s qualifiers squad

Nigeria have called up Napoli striker Victor Osimhen for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin and Lesotho after a difficult time in Italy, officials said on Tuesday. Osimhen had been sidelined for more than three months with a shoulder injury and was forced to apologise after images of him partying without wearing a […]

Mount explains anime-inspired goal celebration in Chelsea’s vital victory over Liverpool

The England international grabbed the match-winner at Anfield, with the Blues’ game plan playing out to perfection against the Reds Mason Mount has revealed his goal celebration after netting Chelsea’s match-winner against Liverpool was inspired by the “anime cartoons” that Kurt Zouma watches on Champions League away trips. The England international grabbed a priceless effort at Anfield on […]

I like playing with Jamie Vardy – Iheanacho

Kelechi Iheanacho said he was delighted to start alongside Jamie Vardy in the PL game for Leicester City against Burnley on Wednesday. Iheanacho has been back up to Jamie Vardy, but he was handed rare opportunity to start up front with the club legend at Turf Moor. The Nigerian grabbed his chance and scored a […]

Rohr keen on Rangers youngsters Bassey and Ofoborh

Gernot Rohr has confirmed that he’s scouting Rangers duo Calvin Bassey and Nnamdi Ofoborh for Nigeria. The highly rated English and Italian born youngsters are still eligible to play for Nigeria due to their parentage and Rohr hinted that he would like to see them committed to the Countries. “We have been watching Rangers a […]

Alisson and Fabinho set for Liverpool return against Chelsea

Liverpool will have Brazilian duo Alisson Becker and Fabinho back for Thursday’s Premier League clash against Chelsea, manager Jurgen Klopp said, as the Merseyside club look to step up their bid to finish among the Champions League places. Goalkeeper Alisson was granted compassionate leave following the sudden death of his father last week and subsequently […]

Tuchel urges Abraham to fight for Chelsea place

Thomas Tuchel has urged Tammy Abraham to fight for his Chelsea place after leaving the England striker out of Sunday’s squad to face Manchester United. New boss Tuchel revealed Abraham, 23, was omitted solely on selection grounds, with the Blues grinding out a goalless draw against the Red Devils at Stamford Bridge. The result left […]

Injured Ibrahimovic could miss Man United clash

AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could miss the up-coming European showdown against his old club Manchester United after a check-up on Monday confirmed he had a groin strain, according to reports in Italian media. Further tests are due in around 10 days, the reports said, noting that this could rule Ibrahimovic out of the first […]