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Onyekuru to earn much more at Galatasaray – it’s £37,000-a-week insists top source

Henry Onyekuru will earn a lot more than the $100,000-a-month (about 36 million Naira) salary announced by Turkish club Galatasaray after a close source to the forward told SCORENigeria he is on £37,000-a-week. The source told ScoreNigeria Onyekuru will thus...

TikiTaka Academy go down in opening 2018 Gothia Cup game

TikiTaka Academy representing Nigeria lost 2-1 to IF Elfborg of Sweden in their opening Boys U17 match at the Gothia Cup in Gothenburg, Sweden, today. Elfborg led 1-0 by the interval, before they doubled their advantage in the second half. However,...

NFF leadership dispute puts off resumption of NPFL

The lingering leadership dispute at the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has caused Wednesday’s resumption of the NPFL to be postponed indefinitely, officials have disclosed. Last month, the country’s league went on break for the World Cup in Russia. “I am directed...

Goal of 2018 World Cup: Ahmed Musa’s second strike against Iceland picked

Ahmed Musa’s second goal against Iceland has been nominated among 17 other goals for the Goal of the 2018 World Cup by FIFA. The Leicester City forward latched on to a long clearance deep from inside the Nigeria defence before...

Sack Rohr, keep ‘promising’ World Cup Super Eagles – Sam Sodje

Ex-Nigeria international Sam Sodje has called for the dismissal of coach Gernot Rohr while the Super Eagles to the World Cup in Russia should be kept intact. The Eagles failed to go past the group stage of Russia 2018 to...

TikiTaka Nigeria begin 2018 Gothia Cup quest today

Beaten finalists in the 2017 Gothia Cup Boys U17 Elite TikiTaka Nigeria will begin their quest to be champions this year when they open their campaign this afternoon against IF Elfsborg of Sweden. The match will kick off by 3...

Match winner Ameobi wants to be more consistent for Bolton

Nigeria-born Sammy Ameobi has said he hopes to be more consistent for English Championship side Bolton Wanderers as the new season approaches after he scored the winner in a 2-1 win over FC Halifax at the weekend. The 26-year-old winger...

Ibrahim Alhassan ‘Muazzam’s transfer to CS Maritimo crashes

SCORENigeria has exclusively gathered that the transfer of ‘Muazzam’ Ibrahim Alhassan to Portuguese club CS Maritimo SAD has fallen through after terms could not be agreed with FC Hearts.  Both clubs have been discussing a deal for Nigeria international Ibrahim. “Negotiations...

Olympiacos terminate Emmanuel Emenike’s contract

Greek champions Olympiacos have terminated the contract of Nigeria striker Emmanuel Emenike, according to media reports. According to Greek website gunes.com, Olympiacos have terminated Emenike’s contract which was to run till 2019 after his arrival from Fenerbahce last season. The website reported that...

Bryan Idowu upbeat on Super Eagles future

Locomotiv Moscow new signing Bryan Idowu has said he will fight to keep his place in the Super Eagles first team after did so at the World Cup in Russia. “My agent told me the Nigeria jersey represents everything in...