• No return date yet for injured Isaac Success – Watford

    No return date yet for injured Isaac Success – Watford

    Watford striker Isaac Success is still out with a hamstring strain and so will not be available for his team’s clash at Liverpool on Sunday.

    Success suffered the injury against Middlesbrough and his date of return has yet to be confirmed.

    Another Watford star, Stefano Okaka, whose father is Nigerian, is also not part of the trip to Liverpool due to injury.

    The coach has confirmed that he won’t risk Okaka, who has been nursing a hamstring strain.

    Okaka is set to return to […]

  • Watford announce Nigeria’s Isaac Success out of World Cup qualifier against Algeria

    Watford announce Nigeria’s Isaac Success out of World Cup qualifier against Algeria

    Watford have announced Nigeria striker Isaac Success will miss next month’s World Cup qualifier against Algeria due to injury.

    The Watford star suffered a thigh injury in Watford match against Middlesbrough and was flown out to Barcelona alongside one of the medical staff for treatment early this week.

    He has been ruled out of Watford tie against Hull City this weekend and will also not be fit until after the international break.

    Walter Masari the manager of Watford took to Twitter Thursday evening […]

  • Nigerian FA clear Watford and Isaac Success

    Nigerian FA clear Watford and Isaac Success

    The Nigerian FA have cleared Watford striker Isaac Success over his injury report.

    There were claims the NFA may take Watford and Success to FIFA after he pulled out of this week’s World Cup qualifiers.

    But a spokesman for the Nigerian Football Federation, Oluwatoyin Ibitoye, told the Watford Observer: “The news we got was that he [Success] got a dead leg in Watford’s last game, and asked to be excused from our World Cup qualifying game away to Ndola.

    “We have no reason […]

  • NFF To Punish Moses, Success For ‘Snubbing’ Zambia Match

    NFF To Punish Moses, Success For ‘Snubbing’ Zambia Match

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), is reportedly set to ban the Super Eagles duo of Victor Moses and Isaac Success, after they pulled out of Sunday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier against Zambia in Ndola.

    Officials of the federation feel that the two players did not make genuine claims about their injuries and have decided to investigate the matter.

    If the claims are found to be false, the NFF will discipline them and may even choose not to invite them in future.

    Both Moses […]

  • Moses, Success out of Nigeria World Cup qualifier

    Moses, Success out of Nigeria World Cup qualifier

    Nigeria have been dealt a major injury blow after Chelsea forward Victor Moses and Watford’s Isaac Success were ruled out of Sunday’s World Cup qualifier in Zambia.

    Officials disclosed both players have withdrawn from the away game in Ndola after their English clubs reported they were injured.

    Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has replaced the players with two strikers from the domestic league – Godwin Obaje of Wikki Tourists and Chisom Egbuchulam from newly-crowned champions Enugu Rangers, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) announced […]