• I rejected Sunderland ‘crazy’ offers – Anichebe

    I rejected Sunderland ‘crazy’ offers – Anichebe

    Victor Anichebe has revealed that he turned down “crazy offers” to join Sunderland on a free transfer.

    The 28-year-old signed a one-year deal with the Black Cats last month after being released by West Bromwich Albion in the summer.

    The striker has revealed that he was close to moving abroad, but the lure of remaining in the Premier League and playing under David Moyes was too much to turn down.

    “There were a lot of offers to go all these kinds of places, […]

  • OFFICIAL: Sunderland sign Anichebe

    OFFICIAL: Sunderland sign Anichebe

    The Nigeria international, 28, will be reunited with David Moyes on Wearside after sealing a temporary move away from the Baggies.

    Sunderland have confirmed they have signed former Everton and West Brom striker Victor Anichebe on a deal until the end of the season.

    The Nigeria international had found himself out of favour at the Baggies, after featuring just 10 times in the Premier League last term without scoring a single goal.

    And he admitted that the chance to reunite with David Moyes, […]

  • Victor Anichebe announces he’s leaving West Brom

    Victor Anichebe announces he’s leaving West Brom

    Nigerian international Victor Anichebe has announced that he will be leaving West Brom when his contract expires in the summer. He scored nine goals in 63 appearances for the club.

    Anichebe, who made the switch The Hawthorns from Everton for £5m in the summer of 2013, has largely struggled to make an impression in the first team this season and has decided to part company with the club.

    The 28-year-old power playing forward did not start a Premier League match for West […]