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Mikel Obi pays 10 million Naira ransom for kidnapped father to be freed

Officials have told SCORENigeria that Super Eagles skipper Mikel Obi paid a ransom of 10 million Naira (about $25,000) for his father to be freed by his kidnappers. This was the second time the Obi senior has been kidnapped. “Michael Obi,...

Mikel bullish ahead of Iceland clash

Super Eagles skipper John Obi Mikel is confident Nigeria can earn a result in Volgograd on Friday against a well organised Iceland. The Tianjin Teda midfielder who spoke at the Super Eagles Press conference this evening at the team's camp base...

Samson Olaleye quits Thailand to return to Vietnam

Samson Olaleye has sensationally cancelled his juicy contract at Thai top side Buriram United and has rejoined his Vietnamese side T&T Hanoi. The Kaduna-born superstar striker, also known as Haung Vu Samson in Vietnam, was unhappy he was not getting...

Hosts Morocco rout 10-man Nigeria to clinch first-ever CHAN championship

Hosts Morocco tonight won their first-ever CHAN championship after they hammered 10-man Nigeria in the Final inside Stade Mohammed V in Casablanca. Nigeria hung on for dear life from the start and appeared to have even weathered the storm before...

Mikel Agu targets Europa League slot, rates Turkish league higher than Portugal

Mikel Agu has told SCORENigeria he hopes his high-riding Bursaspor will clinch a UEFA Europa League spot, while also rating the Turkish Super Lig higher than that of Portugal. Mikel Agu is on a season-long loan to Bursaspor from Portuguese...

CHAN Eagles promised 200,000 Naira bonus each for Benin win

Home-based Eagles have been promised a match bonus of 200,000 Naira each for beating Benin 2-0 today to qualify for CHAN 2018 in Kenya. They reportedly lost $2,000-a-man when they lost 1-0 in Cotonou last week. An official told SCORENigeria: “The...

NFF invite 59 coaches for national team posts, Christopher Danjuma new Falconets coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have invited 59 coaches for interviews for various vacant national team posts, just as they named Christopher Danjuma to lead the country’s U20 women’s team, the Falconets. The vacant positions are for head coach, assistant...
World Cup qualifier Algeria 1 Cameroon 1 in October 2016

10 Things Super Eagles should expect from Cameroon in World Cup double header

What should Nigerian fans expect when Nigeria welcome the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon on August 28 in Uyo before they play against the same team in Limbe onSeptember 2 in a 2018 World Cup double header.   SCORENigeria lists 10 things...
Super agent Atta Aneke

EXCLUSIVE: Super agent Atta Aneke speaks on Ighalo, Nigeria stars

Atta Aneke made history when he recently brokered the biggest transfer involving a Nigerian player – Odion Ighalo to Chinese club Changchun Yatai for 20 million pounds.   He sits down exclusively with SCORENigeria to talk about the former Watford striker,...

NFF boss Pinnick, secretary general grilled by anti-corruption agency EFCC

These are most certainly not the best of times for the top shots at the NFF as they are now being grilled by the country’s anti-corruption agency EFCC on the back of several petitions submitted against the federation and...

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Zambia won’t appeal disallowed goal vs Nigeria, but FA boss insists...

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) have announced they will not appeal to FIFA the goal scored by Augustine Mulenga against Nigeria on Saturday which...

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