Legendary Olympian KAB Olowu Dies At 95

Alhaji Karim Ayinla Babalola (KAB) Olowu (OON),who was part of Nigeria’s first delegation to the 1950 British Empire Games (now the Commonwealth Games) and the 1952 Olympics Games is dead. Pa KAB Olowu died on Wedneday August 14,2019 and will be buried on Thursday August 15...

Liverpool Win UEFA Super Cup On Penalties

Adrian proved the hero as his penalty save earned Liverpool a 5-4 shoot-out win after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea in the UEFA Super Cup. Adrian – who joined Liverpool on a free transfer last week and may not have played but for Alisson Becker’s injury – kept out Tammy Abraham’s...

Awaziem Set To Join Omeruo In Leganes From FC Porto

Super Eagles defender Chidozie Awaziem is on the verge of linking up with Spanish club, Leganes from FC Porto,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Awaziem has been courted by a number of European clubs following his superlative displays for the Super Eagles at the 2019 Africa Cup of...

Morocco Name Omeruo’s Leganes Teammate Mourid In AAG Squad To Face Flying Eagles

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo’s teammate at Spanish LaLiga side, Aymane Mourid, has been included in Morocco’s 18-man squad for the 12th All Africa Games billed to get underway in Rabat, Morocco, this Friday,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Mourid,19, is the only...

Anointed As Mikel’s Replacement By Rohr – Who Is Super Eagles Newly Invited Player Joe Aribo?

One of the surprise name on the list of the Super Eagles for the friendly game against Ukraine ‎is that of Rangers of Scotland midfielder Joe Aribo. Aribo’s inclusion came as a shock to many considering the fact that he hasn’t been mentioned previously as one of the players the...

Why Ebuehi Might Turn Down Invitation To Super Eagles For Ukraine Friendly

The return of Tyronne Ebuehi to the squad of the senior national team of Nigeria ahead of their upcoming friendly game against Ukraine might not see the light of the day, Cornerstonenewsng.com understands. Ebuehi who missed all of last season due to injury is back in training...

Rohr Recalls Iheanacho, Ajayi, Ebuehi For Ukraine Friendly; Invites Rangers’ Aribo, Dusseldorf’s Okoye

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has recalled the trio of Kelechi Iheanacho, Semi Ajayi and Tyronne Ebuehi for the Nigerian side’s friendly encounter against Ukraine billed to hold at the Dnipro Arena, Ukraine, on September 10,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Iheanacho and...

Iwobi Starts Everton Training, Reunites With Ex-Arsenal Teammate Walcott

Nigeria winger Alex Iwobi had his first training session with his Everton teammates at the club’s Finch Farm training centre today (Wednesday),Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Iwobi linked up with the Toffees last week Thursday from Arsenal in a deal that makes him the most...

Former Flying Eagles coach backs Eagles to improve

Former Flying Eagles handler, Tunde Disu has hailed the technical crew led by coach Gernot Rohr for the recent improvement but has also tasked the Franco-German to do more. Nigeria ended up with a bronze medal at the recently concluded AFCON in Egypt and will be looking to ensure...

Exclusive – Leganes Beat Rivals To Signing Of Chidozie Awaziem From FC Porto

Laliga side Leganes will before the end of this week announce the signing of Chidozie Awaziem from FC Porto on a five year deal, Cornerstonenewsng.com can exclusively reveal. Awaziem was courted by Werder Bremen, Nantes and Istanbul Basaksehir after his impressive performance for...
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