Alex Iwobi scores in 50th appearance for Arsenal

The reigning African Youth Player of the Year, Alex Iwobi, marked his 50th appearance in Premier League side Arsenal FC with a goal in their 2-1 defeat to Watford on Tuesday night. The Gunners endured their worst first half at home in recent times after conceding two goals; first from Younes Kaboul in 10 minutes…

Glo-CAF Awards: Iheanacho, Oshoala, others Win

Members of the Nigerian football family on Thursday in Abuja picked up four of the awards at the Glo-CAF Awards 2016 for outstanding football personalities and teams in 2016. While no Nigerian player made it to the final shortlist of three in the African Player of the Year Award category, Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala…

Wenger tells Iwobi to add goals to his game

Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has called on Alex Iwobi to add goals to his game. Iwobi was in fine form for the Gunners on New Year’s Day, scoring the second goal as they defeated Crystal Palace 2-0 at the Emirates. After the match, Wenger praised the Nigerian’s “exceptional” abilities as a playmaker, after he filled…

Wenger: Why Iwobi never went on loan

The Gunners boss attributed the Nigerian’s direct transition to the first team as key reason why he was not shipped out of the club for more experience

Iwobi explains why Arsenal lost to Manchester City

Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi, has admitted that he and his team-mates took the foot off the gas against Manchester City and were punished for it. The Gunners threw away a one-goal lead at the Etihad in the second half, to lose 2-1 to City on Sunday . “I guess you could say we took our…

Iwobi: I have to call Ozil my boss!

The Nigeria international has revealed how his superstar team mates help him improve, including jokes in the training ground and a new name for a certain German midfielder

Iwobi Hangs out with ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha, Fans react

Super Eagles midfielder and Arsenal superstar Alex Iwobi has broken the internet with a tweet where he was was pictured with legendary uncle and Ex- Super Eagles player, Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha.. The picture was titled   ‘With My Uncle’ .. See reactions below

Kanu Nwankwo replies Alex Iwobi’s tweet, Nigerians react

Super Eagles and Arsenal midfield player Alex Iwobi has tweeted a photo of himself and fellow team mate Kelechi Iheanacho. The tweet brought reactions from Nigerians who were pleased that the Super Eagles defeated the desert foxes of Algeria.  

Iwobi targets victory as Injury crisis hit Algeria

Super Eagles striker, Alex Iwobi has said the Fennecs of Algeria must fall for Nigeria to remain on top of Group B of the 2018 World Cup African qualifiers. “It is going to be one of the toughest matches we would play in this qualifier andwe are aware of this. So we have resolved to…

Wenger tasks Iwobi on finishing

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has charged Super Eagles striker, Alex Iwobi to work hard on his goal scoring after struggling in front of goals in recent matches. Wenger commended his passing skills but urge him to work harder as the 20-year old is yet to score for Arsenal this season after 11 matches. “You can…

Arsene Wenger: Iwobi Too Nervous At Finishing

The Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was full of the praise for the young winger, Alex Iwobi but urged him to be more confident when it comes to finishing in order to aid his development at the club Arsenal manager told Alex Iwobi to improve his finishing. The Nigeria international, 20, has developed into a key…

Wenger – Iwobi is too nervous

The Arsenal manager was full of the praise for the young winger but urged him to be more confident when it comes to finishing in order to aid his development at the club

Iwobi: Arsenal focused on winning mentality

Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi says the players have been working on their mentality and are ready to take each match as it comes. Iwobi came off the bench in The Gunners’ 6-0 thrashing of Ludogorets Wednesday night, but has started the last four Premier League games for his side while having the freedom to pick…

Iwobi, Iheanacho fire Eagles to victory in Zambia

Arsenal wonder kid Alex Iwobi and Manchester City starlet Kelechi Iheanacho scored two beautiful goals as the Super Eagles secured a 2-1 win to begin their 2018 World Cup qualifier on a brighter note. Iwobi opened the scoring for the Super Eagles in the 32nd minute, firing into the bottom corner following a knockback to…

Iwobi Shines As Eagles Soar Against Plateau U Ahead of WCQ2018

Super Eagles, Nigerian National Men’s Team Ahead of Sunday’s, October 9 Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifier, Super Eagles continue with preparations by beating Plateau United 3-0 on Wednesday inside the National Stadium, Abuja. Anderson Esiti’s first half goal and an Alex Iwobi brace in the second half gave the Super Eagles a morale boosting 3-0 win…