This is a story of Oladapo Afolayan, a young Englishman with Nigerian roots who hopes to one day represent the African country internationally. Afolayan used to be a young player at Chelsea's famous football academy until he decided to leave the academy to focus on his studies.
Photo Credit: Twitter The injury conditions of Romelu Lukaku and Timo Werner might really Chelsea's chances of maintaining the EPL top spot. Substitute players like Pulisic and Hakim Ziyech are also not fit, this makes it harder for Tuchel switch tactics. Photo Credit: Twitter However, an 18-year old academy midfielder have trained with Chelsea in the past weeks.
The International competitions is currently going on. The players are with their countries representing them in the ongoing World Cup Qualifiers and Nations league. However, not all players were called up by their countries which means they have to continue with their training routine in their clubs.
Chelsea Team has been in good form since the half part of last season until presently and they were able to become favourite due to the availability of many brilliant youngsters in the team. Both the Academy promoted and the newly endorsed players were the main contributors to their victories.
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Chelsea academy has produced several players who have grown to become part of the first team at Stamford Bridge. It was a tough task in the past for academy players to break into the first team at Chelsea. Mason Mount, Reece James, and Callum Hudson-Odoi have shown that it is achievable for academy graduates to become established at the club.
(Photo Credit: Daily Post) According to a report gathered from Sahara Reporters, the military personnel in charge of monitoring the Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) at the Nigerian Defence Academy in Kaduna State, were reportedly soundly asleep when bandits gained entrance into the Academy in Afaka to constitute mayhem at about 1:00 am in the early hours of Tuesday.
Only one new player has joined Liverpool football club this summer, but it looks like that is not enough and many fans are glamoring for the club to complete another signing before the transfer window closes tonight. There are some players that the reds could still sign before the transfer window closes, so here are 3 possible deadline day signings that Liverpool should try to complete.
Major Christopher Datong who was abducted by bandits during attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna is said to still be alive. On Tuesday 24th August, 2021, in the early hours of the day, bandits on Military uniform in great numbers entered the the premises of the Academy and shot sporadically.
Spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari, Femi Adesina, has fumed at Buhari's critics over the attack of Nigerian Defense Academy by bandits.Image credit: Google Recall that a few days ago, bandits attacked the NDA, killing two military officers, and abducted another. The attack of the Academy which is considered to be the most sophisticated in the continent has sparked mixed reactions from Nigerians, as critics of President Buhari, claimed that the attack happened due to the failure of the current administration.Image credit: Google
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna, dismisses eighteen (18) cadets including four final-year cadets who were to be commissioned as officers on the 9th of October 2021. They cadets were tried and found guilty of exam malpractices, brutality, indiscipline, and misconducts.
Against Norwich City on Saturday, the strength of Chelsea’s academy was evident as 5 of Chelsea’s 7 goals was scored by players from the academy. Mason Mount scored a hat-trick, while Callum Hudson-Odoi and Thomas Tuchel also got on the scoresheet. Hudson-Odoi also forced an own goal off Norwich right-back Max Aarons, which showed how much impact the lads from the academy had in the game.
Mason Greenwood will still be able to play in the UEFA Champions League this season despite being left out of Manchester Uniteds squad list for the group stages of the tournament. United announced their 25-man squad with some first-team names such as Phil Jones missing, but several fans spotted that prolific young forward Greenwood was also absent from the list.
President Mohammadu Buhari has reacted to the recent attack of the Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna, by bandits. On Tuesday, he stated that the attack on the Academy will encourage the Military authority to make decisive determination that will help put an end to criminality in the country instead of dampening the morale of the Officers.
The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna has released a list of successful candidates for the 73 Regular Course. The Armed Forces Selection Board (AFSB) interview took place between 13th August to the 1st of October 2021. The list is available at the NDA official website.
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According to The Daily Mirror, he may not have been at Chelsea at all this season. Ruben Loftus-Cheek was linked with a loan move to Southampton during the summer transfer window, but to many people's surprise, he has remained with Thomas Tuchel's senior side this season.
(Image used for illustration of story only) Following the recent attack at the Nigeria Defence Academy in Kaduna state, other things were revealed about it. In a new published by Daily Trust, somethings were disclosed about the ill-fated defence centre that lost two of its officials and another injured with gun shot wounds.
Mason Greenwood is no doubt gradually creating a niche for himself in the English Premier League and particularly in the camp of the Red Devils at Old Trafford. The 19-year-old talented player has proved that he is a force to be reckoned with in Manchester United as he is found to be doing the needful especially when expectations are high.
The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya, has made a promise that all terrorists who attacked Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna State would be brought to book, notwithstanding how long it takes to get them. In a statement, The Cheif of Army Staff was said to have visited the Nigerian Defence Academy in Kaduna State on Tuesday.
Although it was a busy transfer window for Arsenal, I think it is safe to say that it has been a little bit disappointing. It is not that the players that Mikel Arteta, Edu Gaspar and the rest of the recruitment team signed are not good enough, but they are not the right players to take this club forward at this moment.