Nigeria

Watford close in on Success

English Premier league outfit Watford are close to sealing the transfer of highly-rated Nigerian forward Isaac Success from Granada in Spain.

Balogun suspension reduced on appeal

Mainz defender Leon Balogun has successfully appealled against his ban for violent conduct, resulting in his suspension being reduced to just two matches.

Agent: Hornets lead chase for Success

Isaac Success' agent has revealed that Watford are in pole position to sign the Nigeria Under-20 international from sister club Granada.

Iheanacho: We'll bounce back against Real Madrid

Manchester City didn't have the best of games against Southampton, but Kelechi Iheanacho is confident they will stronger in their next game against Real Madrid.

NFF hopeful over Bafana friendly

The Nigerian Football Federation have made contact with FIFA in a bid to get the go-ahead for their planned friendly against South Africa in the upcoming international break.

West calls for Enyeama return

Former Nigeria international defender Taribo West believes the Nigeria Football Federation should beg Vincent Enyeama to reconsider his international retirement.

Balogun found guilty of violent conduct

Mainz defender Leon Balogun has been hit with a three-match suspension by the German Football Association (DFB) after being found guilty of violent conduct.

Omeruo raring to go for Nigeria

Nigeria defender Kenneth Omeruo says he is 100 per cent fit and ready for action in the upcoming friendly matches against Mali and Luxembourg.

Yusuf upbeat ahead of Super Eagles friendlies

Super Eagles stand-in coach Salisu Yusuf is confident about getting positive results in the upcoming friendly games against Mali and Luxembourg.

Cooreman relieved of Akwa duties

Nigerian Cup champions Akwa United have suspended head coach Maurice Cooreman with immediate effect in the wake of the 1-0 defeat to Enyimba.

Balogun probed for violent conduct

The German Football Association (DFB) has announced that Mainz defender Leon Balogun is under investigation for his actions in the 2-1 defeat at Eintracht Frankfurt on Sunday.

Edo: No shame losing to Enyimba

Akwa United defender Namso Edo conceded that opponents Enyimba deserved the 1-0 win at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium on Saturday.

Granada hopeful over Nigeria's Success

Granada are hopeful that Nigeria striker Isaac Success will feature again this season despite suffering a serious facial injury during the win over Levante last week.

Ighalo wants 'King of Nigeria' title

Ahead of their FA Cup semi-final against Crystal Palace, Watford striker Odion Ighalo has said that he will return home to Nigeria a hero if he wins the tournament.

Iheanacho delighted with brace

Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho was delighted that he was able to contribute two goals in his side's convicing 4-0 victory over Stoke City on Saturday.

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