It's been a brilliant start to the season for former Golden Eaglets dazzler Amoo Akinkunmi, who has been likened to Barcelona star Lionel Messi due to his dribbling skills and shooting technique. The enterprising winger was on target as his team Hammerby IF beat Mjallby AIF 2-0 in the Swedish League on Saturday. Amoo scored the opener after slotting home a low cross from Mohanad Jeahze in the 45th minute to give Hammarby the lead. The 18-year-old was also behind most of the good moves made by his team and
Footballers play more games for their clubs but the few games they play for their countries are honorable. National team coaches use club football to judge the form of footballers who are invited to the national team. New players receive invitations to the national team regularly and two Nigerian players deserve a call-up to the Super Eagles for the first time team based on their current performances for their clubs.
Hammarby youngster Williot Swedberg is currently experiencing the life that many can only dream of. (Photo credit: Hammarby on Instagram) Born to footballing parents Hasse Ekilsson and Malin Swedberg, Williot is one of the highly-rated youngsters in Sweden just like his Nigerian teammate Akinkunmi Amoo.
The Golden Boy award is a glamorous award that recognises the best footballers in the world aged 21 or under. Most players that have won the award have gone all the way to make a huge mark in their careers. Last year's winner Erling Haaland is currently one of the hottest strikers in the world, having scored 41 goals and provided 12 assists in 41 matches for Dortmund.
Doctors ‘Run Away’ Over Suspected Coronavirus Case Dr Philip Amoo said there was a situation in which two suspected cases of coronavirus were reported at the facility and all the doctors fled. Describing the situation at Ghana’s biggest referral hospital yesterday as ‘malicious panic,’ Dr Amoo said some doctors on duty even began to flee the health facility for fear of getting infected. “Yesterday I saw something very funny,” he began narrating events that took place at the hospital to the hos
Strongly performing Malmo, Hammarby, Akwa United, Bologna and Nantes players deserve their chances for Nigeria against Central African Republic, but will they all be on the plane? The squad currently accommodates a handful of perplexing perpetual selections along with a mass of senior players at an age which puts their place up for consideration.
Major Headlines: EFCC Arrests Former Governor, Gunmen Kill Amotekun Operative, Gunmen Attack Station
These are some of the major headlines today.Gunmen Kill Suleiman Quadri, Amotekun Operative In Oyo: A personnel of the Oyo State Security Network Agency codenamed Amotekun, Suleiman Quadri, has been killed by gunmen.Quadri was said to have been ambushed by the bandits numbering about 11 while escorting the staff of a farm to the farmland in Fiditi on Tuesday.
Taking a teenager to a major tournament is a guaranteed disaster, right?It's what Festus Onigbinde did with Bartholomew Ogbeche in 2002 and we all know how that went.Despite that calamity, however, Gernot Rohr should take a leaf out Onigbinde's book and do it again with Akinkunmi Amoo.
Photo: Azeez Ali One Azeez Ali, a Navy impostor, has been arrested by the Police for allegedly mutilating the private part of a man in Lagos. According to a report by PUNCH, Azeez Alli was arrested for allegedly cut the private organ of one 42-year-old Sunday Amoo following an argument. Ali who claimed to be a naval officer used a Jack knife to mutilate Amoo's organ. After an official complaint, Amoo was later arrested around Berger bus stop in the Bariga area of Lagos for the crime of mutilation as well as
Allnigeriasoccer.com can exclusively report that Swedish Allsvenskan outfit Hammarby have pulled off a transfer coup by reaching an agreement to sign Nigeria U17 international Akinkunmi Amoo. The Sidos Academy wonderkid has signed a preliminary contract with Hammarby which will come into effect on June 7, 2020 when he celebrates his eighteenth birthday. It is understood that Amoo's contract with Hammarby is for four years and a twenty percent sell-on clause has been inserted into the deal taking him to his
Head coach of the national U17 team, Fatai Folorunso Amoo, said the technical crew is striving to build a team that will do the country proud, given Nigeria's pedigree at the level of international football. The former NIgeria midfielder who was recently handed the reins, has for the past few weeks been supervising an open screening exercise at the FIFA Goal Project pitch inside Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja. He said: "We are taking our time to select the best legs in that category for the country.
Team coordinator of the national team, the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Patrick Pascal has submitted that he strongly believes our Eagles players like Samuel Chukwueze and Victor Oshimen will rule the world in the next couple of years as the most important thing is that the players are improving very fast. Pascal added that the future is very bright for the Eagles and Nigerian football, while also stating that the Eagles team is a young team that is growing very fast and will surely improve with time. "The most
The Nigerian Air Force has acquired a new fighter jet to fight against Boko Haram insurgents and bandits in the Northern part of the country.The fighter jet is named A-29 Super Tucano and it is painted in jungle painting.
Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a fake naval officer, Azeez Ali, for allegedly mutilating the private parts of a 42-year-old man, Sunday Amoo. It was gathered that Ali, during an argument, used a military Jack knife to mutilate Amoo’s private parts, which resulted in multiple deep cuts. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, in a statement on Sunday, said Ali, who impersonated a naval officer, was arrested around Berger bus stop in the Bariga area of Lagos. He said, ��
Men of the Lagos State Police Command have captured a phony maritime official, Azeez Ali, for supposedly damaging the private pieces of a 42-year-elderly person, Sunday Amoo. It was accumulated that Ali, during a contention, utilized a military Jack blade to ravage Amoo's reproductive organs, which brought about different profound cuts. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana, in an announcement on Sunday, said Ali, who imitated a maritime official, was captured around Berger transport st