Tuesday, August 05, 2008

Naija in the News

The BBC reported today that Nigeria have called up Carlton Cole to the next World Cup qualification match in September even though he is not eligible to play. Read the full story here (Who knew his full name is  Carlton Cole Okirie?)

Also Man Utd have reported that Wayne Rooney will miss the first match of the new season due to a Virus he picked up in Nigeria where the team played Portsmouth (Rooney didn't even play!). Read the full story here.