Victor Anichebe

Victor Anichebe

  • Date of Birth: 23 April 1988
  • Birthplace: Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Position: Forward, Striker

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      Premier League club could lose sixteen players

      Things are not going well for Sunderland this season, and it could continue to go that way for the club that are rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table. Relegation to the Championship could see them lose up to sixteen members of their current squad. 

      Sunderland to sign Leonardo Ulloa?

      Premier League strugglers Sunderland have been linked with a move for Leicester City outcast Leonardo Ulloa. The Black Cats are expected to come up with a substantial increase on their initial £3m offer which was snubbed by the Foxes.

      Sunderland sign Victor Anichebe on a free

      Sunderland have confirmed the arrival of former West Bromwich Albion striker Victor Anichebe on a Bosman. The Nigerian forward was out-of-contract following his release from the Baggies at the end of last season.

      West Brom target Enner Valencia

      West Bromwich Albion are hot on the trail of West Ham United striker Enner Valencia. The 26-year-old had a tough season with the Hammers as injuries dented his chances of earning regular playing time.

      Everton manager praises new club transfer policy

      Everton manager Roberto Martinez has hit back at suggestions that the Toffees are following the likes of Tottenham in becoming a side that sell on their best players to other sides; with the Spanish coach suggesting that Everton are now able to keep hold of their best players.

      Anichebe hails Moyes influence in his career

      Former Everton striker Victor Anichebe has hailed Manchester United manager David Moyes for sticking with him through 'thick and thin'.

      Former Baggies defender Moore hopeful of a good season

      Former West Bromwich defender Darren Moore has lavished praise on the Baggies manager Steve Clarke for the transfer signings this summer and remains hopeful of a good season for the club.

      West Brom boss Clarke happy with transfer business

      West Bromwich boss Steve Clarke has expressed satisfaction on having wrapped up deals for Stephane Sessegnon, Victor Anichebe and Morgan Amalfitano on the deadline day.

      West Brom confirm Anichebe signing

      West Bromwich Albion have confirmed that the signing of Victor Anichebe from Premier League side Everton for a fee in the region of  £6m,

      West Brom fail in bid to sign Victor Anichebe

      WBA have had a bid turned down for Nigeria international striker Victor Anichebe. Steve Clarke had hoped to sign the forward from Everton and had an offer of £3.5 million rejected.

      Johnson close to Fulham move

      Everton forward Andy Johnson looks a step closer to securing his move from the Toffees to Fulham after the forward sat out the friendly match against Nottingham Forest. Johnson is likely to move to Craven Cottage in a £7 million deal.

      Anichebe to Leverkusen?

      Everton striker Victor Anichebe has emerged as a shock target for Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen. Despite playing a key role in securing fifth spot for the Toffees this year, it is believed that Anichebe will be allowed to leave.

      Anichebe ready to return

      Victor Anichebe could be in line for a return in this weekend's Premiership tussle with Derby. The Everton striker returned from international duty complaining of stomach pains and sickness.

      Preview: Everton vs West Ham

      Everton and West Ham go head to head at Goodison Park, Everton are in the hunt for Champions League qualification while West Ham's season looks to be over with 8 games to go already. Last weeks results were both a reverse in form for each side.

      Anichebe wants Everton start

      Everton striker Victor Anichebe believes that he is far from the finished article but is willing to work to help him guarantee a starting spot in the Toffees' first team.

      Preview: Everton vs S'land

      Everton are aiming to climb into the top six; Sunderland are eager to keep out of the bottom three. Everton have seven points out of nine and look to build on an impressive start to the year. Sunderland haven't won in seven games.

      Moyes: Anichebe can be great

      Everton striker Victor Anichebe has been told by his boss David Moyes that he must grasp his fantastic opportunity to become a top class professional. Anichebe has decided to represent the Nigerian football team rather than England.

      Anichebe hero in Germany

      Everton's teenage super sub Nigerian striker Victor Anichebe came off the bench to get a penalty and score his side's second goal in their 2-0 UEFA Cup win at Nuremberg.

      Preview: Everton vs Liverpool

      It's the 177th Merseyside derby in the Premiership on Saturday's early kick-off between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park. Fernando Torres is missing for Liverpool, while Tim Cahill makes his long-awaited return. If Everton grab a victory they will level on points with Liverpool.

      Preview: Newc. vs Everton

      Newcastle take on Everton at St James' Park on Sunday as Newcastle hope to continue their unbeaten home record. Michael Owen could return after some minor surgery, and a victory for Newcastle could take them above Everton in the Premiership.