Super Eagles and Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has said that Nigeria has all it takes to be crowned Champions of Africa in Cameroon, in 2022, and also secure qualification to the FIFA World cup in the same year.The Super Eagles of Nigeria just secured qualification to the AFCON competition which will be played in Cameroon, in January 2022, and in June 2021 resume their quest to qualify for the FIFA World Cup to be hosted by Qatar in 2022.
1.Imoh Ezekiel Imoh Ezekiel, born 24 October 1993, is a Nigerian footballer who plays as a striker for Al Arabi.He is also a Nigerian international.He joined Standard Liège in January 2013, making his debut on 19 February 2012, coming on as an 85th-minute substitute in the 4–2 loss to Zulte Waregem.
Widely known as one of the greatest Nigerian Footballers. The player is famous for his technicality, stamina and tackling ability. He is a technically gifted player with the ability to score and the strength to support a high work rate and press opponents. John Obi Mikel, who is the ex captain of the Super Eagles team, is regarded as one of the most decorated players in Nigerian football history with over 10 trophies. But how did this Transporter's son go from a life of hardship where he slept on a concrete
Nigeria international Kelechi Nwakali dedicated his goal in the 3-1 away win against CD Lugo to his late dad, who died in 2006 when he was just 8. Despite the early setback, the 22-year-old has gone on to captain Nigeria at U17, U20 and U23 level and he's having a great time at Spanish club Alcorcon. On Saturday, he broke his personal best by scoring in back-to-back games for the first time in his career. Nwakali celebrated the goal by revealing his underwear shirt, which had the inscription "I love you dad,
Not many youngsters can pass up the opportunity to take a photo with Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Nigeria youngster Alfred Olaniyan Olatomi was more than happy to share a picture of himself and the AC Milan star on his social media page. The attacking midfielder was meeting Ibrahimovic for the first time since joining Hammarby IF from Sido Academy on an initial 6-month loan in January 2021. The 19-year-old played for the Golden Eaglets in 2019 and is currently a player of the Swedish club which is co-owned by Ibrahimovic.
African players are one of the talented players in the world. Most of them play for the big teams in premier league. There are seven premier league players in team AFCON, Which includes Two Arsenal Players, two Liverpool players, One Manchester city player, one Leicester city player and One Chelsea player. These a players are Thomas Partey, Nicolas Pepe, Mohammed Salah, Riyad Maharez, Sadio Mane, Wilfred Ndidi and Hakim Ziyech. The rest of the players in Team AFCON play for European clubs. These players includes
The super eagles of Nigeria continues to improve under Gernot Rohr as they have qualified for next year's African Cup of nation.The super eagles are currently ranked 32nd on the latest FIFA rankings after their back to back wins in last months international break.The super eagles of Nigeria currently have many inform players like Kelechi Iheanacho, Victor Oshimhen, Paul Onuachu, Winifred Ndidi, Joe Aribo, Sanusi e.t c are all performing well in their respective clubs.
Two Spanish sides, Valencia and Atletico Madrid - are jostling for the signature of Akinkunmi Amoo.The former Golden Eaglet star is currently playing for Hammarby IF in Sweden.The 18-year-old dazzler signed for the Swedish side on 8 June 2020, shortly after celebrating his 18-year birthday.
Nigerian football youngster Olaniyan Afred Olatomi is definitely happy living his dream of becoming a professional footballer. The former Golden Eaglets of Nigeria player shared photos of himself with football legend and his club owner Zlatan Ibrahimovic on his social media handle on Saturday. The midfield joined Hammarby of Sweden last year, a club co-owned by Zlatan Ibrahimovic along with his associates. Olaniyan was invited for trial by the Swedish club after his excellent performance for the Golden Eaglets
Moise Kean is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain, on loan from Premier League club Everton, and the Italy national team Nif Brascia is the stunning girlfriend of Everton star Moise Kean Kean has been a member of Italy's under-15 team since 2015.He competed in the 2016 and 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championships with the Italy U17 side, scoring one goal in each match.
Abba Yusuf Bichi is a young and talented Nigerian International Football Player that was born on 27th December, 2003.Abba was born in Bichi Local Government Area, Kano State.His parents, Aisha and Yusuf Magaji Bichi later relocated to Abuja along with Abba.
Super Eagles striker Josh Maja scored a 59th minute penalty as relegation threatened Fulham forced Arsenal at the Emirates in the Premier League today to a 1-1 draw. Eddie Nketiah scored a 96th minute equalizer to give the Gunners a hope of qualifying for Europe next season. Super Eagles defender Ola Aina was also in the game for the entire duration in a game the Scott Parker tutored side could have won. Fulham regular, Central defender of Nigerian descent, Tosin Adarabioyo was also in action for the entirety
Nigeria international and Leicester City striker, Kelechi Iheanacho scored the only goal that gave his team victory against Southampton in FA Cup second semi-final tie at Wembley Stadium, London on Sunday. The 24 years old found the back of the net on 55 minutes, as the Foxes held out for a crucial win to set up final clash with Chelsea on May 15 at same venue. It was the former Manchester City player's fourth FA Cup goal for the Brendan Rodger's team this season, making 12 goals across all competitions, having
Former Atlético Madrid forward, Otubanjo found the back of the net for Ararat-Armenia who edged Shirak Gyumri 2-1 on Thursday.The Emmanuel Amunike Academy product scored the curtain raiser after 11 minutes at the Yerevan Football Academy (Yerevan).The ex Altach and Zilina star has now netted goals in the Armenian Premier League this season.
The 3 times AFCON champions who are currently flying high and have cemented their place in the forth coming AFCON 2022 games are tipped to be the next big thing in the world of football.
Nigeria international and Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen, on Wednesday, shared a picture of his exquisite wardrobe on his Instagram page, and once again credited God with his transition from obscurity to prominence.The 22 years old who once hawked water in the streets of Lagos, Nigeria, expressed his thoughts in Yoruba language, "Igba Eda Asiko Eda Wa Lowo Baba Oke", which when translated to English means, "The time of man and the time of man is in the hand of the father above."
Manchester City's starlet Phil Foden is one player that's talented beyond the spectrum in which he is placed. The Manchester City midfielder has got mine ground breaking achievements to his name at such a young age. The world of football has seen exceptional players grace the football pitch across various leagues. These players aren't just exceptional but they possess traits that makes them phenomenal. Within the last decade, football circled around two players who are now being tagged G.O.A.Ts. They are both
The Super Eagle Captain and player, Ahmed Musa as sensationally rejoined one of the popular football clubs in Nigeria.The Super Eagle player who participated in the recent Africa Cup Of Nation(AFCON) 2022 qualifiers has been reportedly rejoined his former Nigerian club.The announcement was made on Tuesday late evening by the team management.
Nigerian international footballer, Kenechi Iheanacho, have bagged a new contract deal with Leicester city.The striker signed a five years contract deal with Leicester City following his good performances at the club and he is to remain at the club till 2024.
Liverpool have big plans for highly-rated Nigerian striker, Taiwo Awoniyi. The future is bright for on-loan Liverpool player, following his performance for Union Berlin in the German Bundesliga. The Premier League giants think highly of the Imperial Academy graduate as the club management aren't interested in selling him. Awoniyi's deal with Liverpool expires in June 2023. The good news is that coach Jurgen Klopp is a big fan of the point man. Currently injured, Awoniyi was farmed out on loan to the capital