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Check Out Ten Nigerian Footballers And The States They Come From

Nigeria is one of the biggest countries in the whole of Africa. We also have so many talented football players who have made a name for themselves in Europe. The likes of Victor Osimhen and Kelechi Iheanacho have been in tremendous form since the beginning of this year.

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Check Out Ten Nigerian Footballers And The States They Come From

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7 Footballers who got married in 2021

There are different phases in the lives of human beings and there is a point where people choose to marry. Footballers are very busy people, but that doesn't stop them from marrying and starting families. In 2021, these 7 footballers got married. 1. Ahmed Musa

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7 Footballers who got married in 2021

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Super Eagles captain inspires his team to a remarkable 4-3 comeback away League victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria captain Ahmed Musa continues his impressive run of form for Turkish Super Lig side Fatih Karagumruk FC on Friday night, as he guided them to a remarkable 4-3 comeback away League victory over Yeni Malatyaspor FC. The former Leicester City football club of England star was given another starting role by his coach, following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous matches, and he was able to impress again.

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Super Eagles captain inspires his team to a remarkable 4-3 comeback away League victory

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Super Eagles captain shines again in his team comeback League victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria captain Ahmed Musa continues his impressive run of form for his club-side Fatih Karagumruk FC on Friday night, as he guided them to a remarkable 4-3 comeback League victory. The Nigerian international has been exceptional since completing a move to Turkish Super Lig side Fatih Karagumruk football club this summer transfer window, on a free transfer from Nigeria Professional Football League side Kano Pillars FC.

  10 days ago ago
Super Eagles captain shines again in his team comeback League victory

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Super Eagles players who currently have two wives

Polygamy is being married to more than one person at the same time, and many people practice it around the world. Nigeria permits polygamy and some Super Eagles players take part in the tradition. Famous people are naturally attractive for many reasons, some of them who want to marry and can afford to be with more than one woman engage in polygamy, including these Super Eagles players.

  14 days ago ago
Super Eagles players who currently have two wives

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Meet the 8 highest scoring Nigerians in Champions League history

1. Obafemi Martins. (Photos credit: Alamy stocks photos and Ahmed Musa on Instagram). The former Super Eagles striker is the highest scoring Nigerian player of all time in European club football biggest competition. Obafemi Martins scored 9 goals in 34 Champions League appearances while he was playing for Inter Milan in the competition.

  10 days ago ago
Meet the 8 highest scoring Nigerians in Champions League history

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3 Super Eagles Stars That Got Married In 2021

It is not strange to see stories of footballers getting married. While many footballers are usually in relationships, a number of them have taken the bold step to get married. Image Source: The US Sun The likes of Messi, Thiago Silva, Sergio Ramos have all gotten married.

  13 days ago ago
3 Super Eagles Stars That Got Married In 2021

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Super Eagles players who have played against both Ronaldo and Messi

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, said that one thing he regretted in his career was that he didn't play against Ronaldo and that didn't allow him to be able to compare the two footballers. Well, some Nigerian footballers have done that. Messi and Ronaldo are the best players in the world currently, even though they are aging, they have been consistently playing at the top level.

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Super Eagles players who have played against both Ronaldo and Messi

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Ahmed Musa Gives Teammates 5 Millions Naira.

Super Eagles team captain, Ahmed Musa, has given his teammates the sum of 5 million to share after the Nigeria Football Federation gave him 10 million to celebrate his 100th appearance in the national team. Musa joined the likes of Joseph Yobo and Vincent Enyeama in the illustrious list of Nigeria's centurions on Tuesday, September 7, after he played in Nigeria's 2-1 triumph over Carpe Verde in the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.

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Ahmed Musa Gives Teammates 5 Millions Naira.

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Two Current Players Who Have Scored More Goals For Nigeria Than Nwankwo Kanu

Former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu is regarded as one of the most talented strikers in the history of Nigerian football. It is important to know that he also played for so many top clubs around Europe. However, he only scored 12 goals for the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

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Two Current Players Who Have Scored More Goals For Nigeria Than Nwankwo Kanu

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Why Victor Osimhen Should Be The Next Super Eagles Captain, Not William Troost-Ekong

Photo Credit : Ahmed Musa Ahmed Musa is one of the best Super Eagles Captain ever, but his time with the team is gradually coming to an end. Photo Credit : Twitter Musa will be in the plain to the 2022 African Cup of Nations in Cameroon and the FIFA World Cup in Qatar, but these tournaments might be his last with the, and it's important to name perfect successor to lead the team .

  18 days ago ago
Why Victor Osimhen Should Be The Next Super Eagles Captain, Not William Troost-Ekong

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International Goals Of Iheanacho, Kanu, Ahmed Musa And Okocha

Kelechi Iheanacho has proven to be a consistent goal scorer for club and country. And at the moment, he is one of the trusted attackers for the Super Eagles. He is young, and he probably would have more successful years with the Super Eagles. Iheanacho has a total of 34 appearances for Super Eagles, and he has scored a total of 11 goals.

  15 days ago ago
International Goals Of Iheanacho, Kanu, Ahmed Musa And Okocha

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Two major reasons why some Super Eagles players failed to reach 100 caps in senior national team

The Nigeria national football team represents the country in men's international football and have emerged as three-time Africa Cup of Nations' winner with the most recent one in 2013. The Super Eagles of Nigeria have produced so many talented players both in the past and in the present with many of them still very relevant in the modern game of football.

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Two major reasons why some Super Eagles players failed to reach 100 caps in senior national team

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Ahmed Musa gives Super Eagles' teammates N5m after Cape Verde win

Ahmed Musa, the captain of the Super Eagles, has committed to split N5 million with his teammates. Musa was set to receive N10 million after appearing in the 2-1 win over Cape Verde, which was scheduled to be his 100th cap for the national side. The Nigeria Football Federation's President, Amaju Pinnick, announced that the federation will begin honouring every player that hits the centennial mark.

  19 days ago ago
Ahmed Musa gives Super Eagles' teammates N5m after Cape Verde win

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Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa impresses in his team 4-3 away league win

Super Eagles of Nigeria captain, Ahmed Musa was in action on Friday night for Fatih Karagumruk in their 5th league game of the Turkish Super Lig against Yeni Malatyaspor at the Malatya Stadyumu. The Super Eagles forward and skipper retained his spot in his team's starting XI having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by Francesco Farioli following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game.

  10 days ago ago
Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa impresses in his team 4-3 away league win

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Super Eagles skipper shines in his team 4-3 away league win

Super Eagles of Nigeria forward and former Leicester City star, Ahmed Musa was in action today for Fatih Karagumruk in their 5th game of the Turkish Super Lig against Yeni Malatyaspor at the Malatya Stadyumu. The Super Eagles captain was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club in their previous game and he was able to shine.

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Super Eagles skipper shines in his team 4-3 away league win

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Simy’s Chances Of Getting Recalled To Super Eagles Appear Doubtful

By Femi Fasetire A dark patch of doubt is hanging over the possibility of Salernitana of Italy striker, Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo (Simy) getting a recall to the Super Eagles, as he appears to be way down the pecking order of Nigeria’s inform attackers. With SSC Napoli's Victor Osimhen in top form, followed by Leicester’s City's Kelechi Iheanacho, Racing Genk's Paul Ebere Onuachu and Galatasaray's Henry Onyekuru, Simy's chances in the Eagles’ set appear to be very slim.

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Simy’s Chances Of Getting Recalled To Super Eagles Appear Doubtful

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What Ahmed Musa Said After Receiving a N20M Cheque From the Chairman of Air Peace Airline

Before Nigeria's match against Cape Verde yesterday, the chairman of Air Peace Airlines, Allen Onyema, promised the Super Eagles while leaving the country that a whopping sum of twenty million naira (N20M) would be given to them if they won. Fortunately, they won, and the airline's chairman followed through on his promise by presenting a cheque to the Super Eagles squad upon their arrival at the airport.

  19 days ago ago
What Ahmed Musa Said After Receiving a N20M Cheque From the Chairman of Air Peace Airline

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FIFA Contradict NFF Records On Ahmed Musa Caps

The Nigeria football federation honoured Ahmed Musa on reaching 100 caps for Nigeria national team this week but FIFA claimed otherwise. The World football governing body FIFA has informed the Nigerian football federation that the Super Eagles captain has not reached 100 caps for the national team. The Federation for International Football Association (FIFA) claimed that Musa has just reached 98 caps with the Super Eagles as against the NFF records.

  19 days ago ago
FIFA Contradict NFF Records On Ahmed Musa Caps

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Air Peace Airlines Chairman Rewards Super Eagles With A Cheque Of 20M

The Chairman of Air Peace Airlines Allen Onyema, has finally fulfilled his promise to the Super Eagles after they recorded their second World Cup Qualifiers victory over Cape Verde (Nigeria came from a goal down to win the match). Prior to the game against Cape Verde, Allen Onyema promised cash rewards to the players if they win the match, as he believed that Nigeria’s victory would bring smile to the face of citizens and also unite the country.

  19 days ago ago
Air Peace Airlines Chairman Rewards Super Eagles With A Cheque Of 20M