Nigeria

Taiwo training with Legia

Former Nigeria international Taye Taiwo has been invited to undergo trials with Legia Warszawa in a bid to earn a permanent deal with the Polish outfit.

Emordi: No CAF pressure

Kano Pillars head coach Okey Emordi insists his side are under no pressure to win the CAF Champions League as they begin their preparations for the continental showpiece.

CAF approve AFCON changes

The Confederation of African Football confirmed that the format for Africa Cup of Nations qualifying will change ahead of the 2017 tournament.

Babalade praises AFCON duo

Ajibade Babalade has admitted that countries like Mali and Guinea can overtake Nigeria due to their explosive performances at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.

Egwuekwe nears Hammers deal

There have been unsubstantiated reports that Nigerian national team defender Azubuike Egwuekwe could be set to sign for Premier League outfit West Ham United.

Chigozie excited to join Zesco

Nigerian midfielder Christopher Chigozie is convinced that joining reigning Zambian Super League champions Zesco is the right career move for him.

Osaze backs Cote d'Ivoire

Nigerian striker Peter Odemwingie is adamant that 2015 will be the year that the Ivory Coast end their long wait for African Cup of Nations success.

Mba backs Algeria for glory

Nigerian midfielder Sunday Mba believes Algeria have what it takes to go all the way in this year's Africa Cup of Nations.

Mikel content with role

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel insists he is content with his current role in the squad despite falling down the pecking at Stamford Bridge.

Nigeria want more friendlies

Super Eagles skipper and spokesman Chigozie Agbim says the players are eager to participate in as many friendly matches as possible.

Salami makes Red Star move

Gbolahan Salami has earned a dream move to Europe after leaving Warri Wolves to sign for Serbian champions Red Star Belgrade.

Giwa: Ojo is not for sale

Giwa FC have warned off any potential suitors of Olorunleke Ojo, stating the goalkeeper is not for sale.

Wilfred relishing Genk chance

Nigeria youth international Ndidi Wilfred admits he is delighted to have penned terms with Belgium outfit KRC Genk.

Ebimobowei move in doubt

Bayelsa United have dismissed claims that striker Peter Ebimobowei is set to move to Egyptian club Al Ahly.

Yemen to provide Nigeria workout

Nigeria will take on Yemen in an international friendly match scheduled to take place in Dubai on Saturday 17 January.

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