• Mikel, Musa, 18 others participate in Eagles’ first training session

    Mikel, Musa, 18 others participate in Eagles’ first training session

    Captain Mikel Obi, Ahmed Musa and 18 others on Tuesday took part in the Super Eagles’ first training session at the National Stadium, Abuja.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mikel and Musa were among the latest arrivals at the team’s camp on Monday night.

    The team was separated into three groups and began with a light walk-out and head-tennis training under the watchful eyes of Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr and Coach Salisu Yusuf.

    Mikel, Odion Ighalo, Ogenyi Onazi, […]

  • What Leicester manager told Ahmed Musa for him to be firing again

    What Leicester manager told Ahmed Musa for him to be firing again

    Nigeria star Ahmed Musa has said he got a lot of assurances from Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri before he started scoring in the Premier League.

    Ahmed Musa has scored in his club’s last two league games after going without a goal in his first five matches.

    “The manager told me ‘don’t worry, just keep working hard and it will come’ and finally it is coming,” said the 24-year-old Nigeria international, an 18 million pounds signing from Russian champions CSKA Moscow.

    His equaliser […]

  • Tottenham 1-1 Leicester City: Musa cancels out Janssen opener

    Tottenham 1-1 Leicester City: Musa cancels out Janssen opener

    It proved a frustrating afternoon at White Hart Lane for Spurs as they threw away their lead before being denied a win by the woodwork.

    Ahmed Musa cancelled out Vincent Janssen’s opener as Tottenham failed to find a way past Leicester City in Saturday’s 1-1 Premier League draw.

    Last season’s main protagonists in the title race remain separated by eight points in the table, but avoiding defeat on the road for the first time in 2016-17 will have enthused Foxes boss Claudio […]

  • Leicester City 3-1 Crystal Palace: Foxes get back to winning ways

    Leicester City 3-1 Crystal Palace: Foxes get back to winning ways

    Ahmed Musa, Shinji Okazaki and Christian Fuchs were all on target as Claudio Ranieri’s men put an end to their wait for a Premier League victory on Saturday afternoon.

    Goals from Ahmed Musa, Shinji Okazaki and Christian Fuchs saw Leicester City record a 3-1 win over Crystal Palace at the King Power Stadium on Saturday as the reigning champions’ three-game winless streak in the Premier League came to an end.

    Leicester were beaten 3-0 by Chelsea last week, having previously failed to […]

  • CSKA Moscow to resign Ahmed Musa if Leicester move flops

    CSKA Moscow to resign Ahmed Musa if Leicester move flops

    Russian champions CSKA will be willing to resign Nigeria star Ahmed Musa should his big-money move to Leicester City crash.

    Ahmed Musa reportedly cost the Premier League champions 18 million pounds in the summer when he joined up from the Russian army club.

    However, the Nigeria winger has yet to explode in the Premier League as widely expected as Leicester have also struggled to match the run they chalked up last season.

    “Ahmed is still loved and highly rated at CSKA, where he […]

  • Ahmed Musa reveals why he supported Arsenal

    Ahmed Musa reveals why he supported Arsenal

    Ahmed Musa has admitted that he started supporting Arsenal while growing up, because Kanu Nwankwo played for the Gunners.

    The Super Eagles forward, joined Premier League champions Leicester City this summer in a club-record deal and reveals Kanu influenced his decision to play in England.

    “I grew up as an Arsenal fan, all because of Nwankwo Kanu,” Musa told The Guardian.

    “Kanu is like a role model for me. I got to know him when I started playing in the national team. He’s […]

  • I want to give something back now – Leicester’s Musa

    I want to give something back now – Leicester’s Musa

    Leicester City attacker Ahmed Musa has told The Guardian he wants to “give something back” to people in his native Nigeria.

    Musa, who joined the Foxes from CSKA Moscow in a £16 million summer deal, said his success did not mean he would forget his roots.

    “The people back home have been so nice to me, so I want to give something back to them,” the 23-year-old said.

    “When I go back home in the future I can train with the children and […]

  • Mikel, Iheanacho, Musa and Iwobi In Battle For 2016 CAF Footballer Of The Year Award

    Mikel, Iheanacho, Musa and Iwobi In Battle For 2016 CAF Footballer Of The Year Award

    Sources at the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) have exclusively revealed to Vanguard newspaper that four Nigerians will be among the nominees for the 2016 African Footballer of the year award.

    Ahmed Musa who made a record transfer to Premier League champions Leicester City is set to be in the list, alongside Chelsea’s Mikel Obi who captained Nigeria to a bronze medal finish at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

    Alex Iwobi’s rise with Arsenal will sure earn him a mention while Kelechi Iheanacho […]

  • Super Eagles Striker, Ahmed Musa Spotted Sharing Food Items to the Needy at His Jos Mansion (Photo)

    Super Eagles Striker, Ahmed Musa Spotted Sharing Food Items to the Needy at His Jos Mansion (Photo)

    Amidst the economic hardship currently being faced by Nigerians, popular Super Eagles player, Ahmed Musa, has gifted food items to the less privileged in Jos.

    As Super Eagles players return to the country to participate in the just concluded AFCON qualifiers in Uyo, Leicester City club record signing, Ahmed Musa, was pictured days after the match personally helping the less privileged by sharing food items to some needy Nigerians at his mansion in Jos, the Plateau state capital.

    His kind gesture has […]

  • Leicester City boss says Ahmed Musa must be fitter

    Leicester City boss says Ahmed Musa must be fitter

    Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has said Nigeria star Ahmed Musa will play a bigger role by the time he improves his fitness and understanding of the Premier League.

    Club record signing Ahmed Musa, 23, was a 75th minute substitute in the Premier League champions first win of the season – 2-1 at home against Swansea City.

    He started Leicester’s opening game of the season at Hull City, but he came off the bench in the goalless draw at home against Arsenal.

    “It […]

  • Ahmed Musa Leicester’s game changer – Henry

    Ahmed Musa Leicester’s game changer – Henry

    Ex-Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has tipped Nigeria star Ahmed Musa to change games for Premier League champions Leicester in the new season.

    Ahmed Musa was a club record transfer signing at 18 million pounds from Russian champions CSKA Moscow.

    Leicester begin their title defence at promoted Hull City today and Sky Sports’ pundit Henry has said Ahmed Musa is capable of great things for the champions after he showed some glimpses of his class with a solo goal against Barcelona in pre-season.

    “Musa […]