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The young midfielder who deserves to play as Super Eagles' number 10

19-year-old Akinkunmi Amoo has been one of the standout performers in the Swedish Allsvenskan this season for the hard-working Hammarby. In spite of his young age, Amoo is a player with substantial experience and has already amassed over 50 career appearances – this an astonishing amount of game time for his age.

  1 month ago ago
The young midfielder who deserves to play as Super Eagles' number 10

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What Akinkunmi Amoo must do to earn Super Eagles call-up?

It's telling that there should be such a strong reaction to an uncapped player being overlooked, but at this point it is the frequency with which Super Eagles boss Gernot Rohr has snubbed Hammarby starlet Akinkunmi Amoo that is the real story. The multi-functional player certainly polarises opinion.

  2 months ago ago
What Akinkunmi Amoo must do to earn Super Eagles call-up?

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Gernot Rohr set to gamble on youth for Super Eagles against Central African Republic

Gernot Rohr is planning to name a young and experimental Super Eagles squad for next month's World Cup Qualifiers against Central African Republic in a move that could have ramifications for several established players. Rohr wants to use the match to give some of the younger players the experience of trying to cope against a team in their Group C Pool.

  2 months ago ago
Gernot Rohr set to gamble on youth for Super Eagles against Central African Republic

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In form Hammarby creative midfielder could be the missing piece of Rohr's Super Eagles

Photo Credit :Twitter Nigerian midfielder Akinkunmi Amoo continued his good run of form when he scored and created another goal to help his Club Hammarby beat IFK Gothenburg in a Swedish Allsvenskan match on Thursday. The former Golden Eaglets star was the standout performer in the game and was rewarded with man of the match award at the end of the game.

  2 months ago ago
In form Hammarby creative midfielder could be the missing piece of Rohr's Super Eagles

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Why Akinkunmi Amoo may be the next Nigerian Super Star

(Picture used for Illustrative Purpose) Gradually, the career of the two modern footballing icons (Messi and Ronaldo) is coming to an end due to age and Mother Nature. As a result, there are many emerging footballers that have been touted to take their place and one of them is our very own Akinkunmi Amoo.

  3 months ago ago
Why Akinkunmi Amoo may be the next Nigerian Super Star

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5 Underrated Nigeria Talents That Are Ripe For The Super Eagles

After the emergence of Akinkunmi Amoo as one of the best players in Sweden, the Allsvenskan remains a hot bed of talent ready to be plundered. However, there is still talent to be found and bargains to be had. Here are five underrated players that are ripe for Super Eagles.

  3 months ago ago
5 Underrated Nigeria Talents That Are Ripe For The Super Eagles

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Two Consecutive MOTM Awards: Amoo Is Becoming A Star In Sweden

On Thursday, Nigerian young sensation, Akinkunmi Amoo scored a beautiful goal and set up another in Hammarby's 3-0 victory over Goterborg in the Swedish League. The former Golden Eaglets star also hit the woodwork in the game which was dominated by Hammarby. Akinkunmi Amoo has been on a steady rise since he joined Hammarby.

  2 months ago ago
Two Consecutive MOTM Awards: Amoo Is Becoming A Star In Sweden

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Nigerian youngster guides his team to 5-1 win in the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifiers

Nigerian international and prolific winger, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action on Thursday night for Hammarby in their second leg of the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifiers against Cukaricki at the Tele2 Arena. The Nigerian youngster was yet again given a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for his side in their previous game.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian youngster guides his team to 5-1 win in the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifiers

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Nigerian star comes from the bench to score in his team 3-1 victory

Nigerian youngster Akinkunmi Amoo was exceptional for Hammarby football club on Thursday night, as he came from the bench to score a goal in their 3-1 victory over Basel FC in the UEFA Europa Conference League playoff. The former Nigeria under 17 star was dropped to the bench by his coach in order to catch some rest, and he was able to impress after being introduced to the top.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian star comes from the bench to score in his team 3-1 victory

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Nigerian youngster came off the bench to score a goal in his team UECL qualifiers 3-1 win

Nigerian international and prolific winger, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action yesterday for Hammarby in their second leg of the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifiers against Basel at the Tele2 Arena. Akinkunmi Amoo started the game from the bench due to tactical reason but was introduced in the second half for Abdul Khalili and he was able to shine in the thrilling encounter.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian youngster came off the bench to score a goal in his team UECL qualifiers 3-1 win

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Nigerian star came from the bench to rescue a point for his team in their 1-1 away draw

Nigerian youngster Akinkunmi Amoo was superb for Hammarby football club on Sunday evening, as he came from the bench to rescue a point for them in their 1-1 away draw against Oestersunds FK in the week 13 of Sweden Allsvenskan League. The former Nigerian under 17 star was dropped to the bench by coach Milos Milojevic, and he was impressive after being introduced in the second half.

  4 months ago ago
Nigerian star came from the bench to rescue a point for his team in their 1-1 away draw

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Nigerian youngster came off the bench to inspire his team to 2-1 home league victory

Nigerian international and prolific winger, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action yesterday for Hammarby in their 17th league game of the Swedish Allsvenskan against Malmoe FF at the Tele2 Arena. The Nigerian star started the game from the bench due to tactical reason but was introduced in the 56th minutes for Williot Swedberg when they levelled at 1-1 in the thrillling encounter.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian youngster came off the bench to inspire his team to 2-1 home league victory

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Nigerian star shines in his team's away two-goal thriller

Nigerian international and prolific winger, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action on Sunday evening for Hammarby in their 13th league game of the Sweden Allsvenskan against Oestersunds FK at the Jaemtkraft Arena. The 19 years old Nigerian star was impressive in the show of the night as he played an important role in his team's 1-1 draw after coming from the bench to guide them in earning a crucial away point.

  4 months ago ago
Nigerian star shines in his team's away two-goal thriller

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Nigerian youngster nets again to inspire his team to 3-0 home league victory

Nigerian international and midfield maestro, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action today for Hammarby in their 20th league game of the Sweden Allsvenskan against IFK Gothenburg at the Tele2 Arena. The 19 years old football talent was yet again given 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 impress.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian youngster nets again to inspire his team to 3-0 home league victory

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5 Nigerian Footballers Who Excelled In UEFA Europa Conference League

It was an amazing and interesting time for clubs in the third tier club competition. Nigerians were in action for their teams during the UEFA Europa Conference League matches. Five actually stood out on Thursday night. From the fast emerging Michael Omosanya to the reinvented Yunusa Muritala, Ademetan Abayomi runs the line across the various Nigerian players on European assignments.

  3 months ago ago
5 Nigerian Footballers Who Excelled In UEFA Europa Conference League

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Nigerian star shines in his team away draw

Nigerian international and young football maestro, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action today for Hammarby in their 14th league game of the Sweden Allsvenskan against IFK Gothenburg at the Gamla Ullevi. The Nigerian youngster started the game from the bench but was introduced in the 63rd minutes for Astrit Selmani and he was able to contribute his quota in the thrilling encounter.

  4 months ago ago
Nigerian star shines in his team away draw

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Nigerian youngster shines in his team away league draw

Nigerian international and prolific winger, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action yesterday for Hammarby in their 16th league game of the Swedish Allsvenskan against Elfsborg at the Boraas Arena. The Nigerian star was yet again given a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian youngster shines in his team away league draw

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Nigerian star nets again in his team remarkable 3-0 League victory

Nigerian youngster Akinkunmi Amoo continues his impressive run of form for Hammarby football club of Sweden on Thursday night, as he netted a goal for the team in their remarkable 3-0 victory over Goteborg FC. The 2019 FIFA under 17 world cup star was given another starting role by his coach, following his impressive performance for the team in their previous game where he netted a goal for the team, and he was able to impress again.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian star nets again in his team remarkable 3-0 League victory

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Nigerian youngster nets the only goal for his team in their 1-0 home league victory

Nigerian international and young football talent, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action today for Hammarby in their 23rd league game of the Sweden Allsvenskan against AIK at the Tele2 Arena. The 19 years old football maestro retained his spot in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game before the international break.

  1 month ago ago
Nigerian youngster nets the only goal for his team in their 1-0 home league victory

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Nigerian star nets the only goal for his side in their 1-0 home league win to take his tally to 5

Nigerian international and young football talent, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action yesterday for Hammarby in their 19th league game of the Swedish Allsvenskan against Varbergs BolS FC at the Tele2 Arena. The Nigerian star 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 impress.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian star nets the only goal for his side in their 1-0 home league win to take his tally to 5