Nigeria will look for a positive start to the 2014 World Cup tournament when they take on Iran in their Group F opener on Monday.
John Obi Mikel
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Eden Hazard has passed a fitness test and starts for Chelsea in tonight’s Champions League semi-final second leg clash with Atletico Madrid at Stamford Bridge.
Despite making seven changes from the side that played last time out, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho still named a strong starting side for Sunday’s FA Cup 3rd round clash with Derby at Pride Park Stadium.
Andrea Pirlo starts on the bench for Italy, while Mario Balotelli leads the attack in this evenings friendly international clash with Nigeria at Craven Cottage.
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — As expected, Samuel Eto’o starts up front for Chelsea in their Champions League Group E clash with Schalke at Stamford Bridge.
BELO HORIZONTE (Sporting Alert) — Chelsea FC midfielder John Obi Mikel is part of the starting line up for Nigeria in today’s Confederations Cup Group B clash with little known Tahiti at Estadio Mineirao. Watch Live on ESPN3.com: Tahiti v Nigeria | Follow Live Scores Mikel, a member of the Nigeria team that won the African […]
(Sporting Alert) — Newcastle United will look to push on and collect another win when they take on Chelsea in their Englsih Premier League fixture at St James’ Park on Saturday. Newcastle heads into the contest on the back of a 2-1 win at Aston Villa in midweek, with Papiss Demba Cisse and Yohan Cabaye […]
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — As the transfer gossips in football deepens with the new market set to open next week, Chelsea FC have reportedly confirmed that Frank Lampard is no longer needed at the club. According to The Sun, the man who captained the Blues to their only Champions League crown last season was told […]
(Sporting Alert) — David Luiz will start in midfield for Chelsea today as manager Rafael Benitez picks five defenders for the World Club Championship semi-final clash against Monterrey. The Brazilian was picked alongside Cesar Azpilicueta, Branislav Ivanovic, Gary Cahill and Ashley Cole, which suggested that he will play will John Obi Mikel and Oscar in […]
LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Defender David Luiz and midfielder Oriol Romeu were recalled by Chelsea manager Rafael Benitez for tonight’s Champions League final Group E match against Nordsjaelland. The defending champions must win tonight and hope that Shakhtar Donetsk beat Juventus to avoid becoming the first holders to exit the competition at such an early […]