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13 goals in 87 games : This player failed with the Super Eagles and should never be called a legend

The debate of who is the greatest Nigerian player ever has dominated the media for few weeks now and Nigerians have been devided over the topic.  However out of the list of greats players who have represented Nigeria, only one name surprisingly was constant in the media and it is Kanu Nwankwo. Kanu Nwakwo was a great servant and ambassador for the country during his playing days, but many have failed to realised that most of his achievements are with his European clubs and his Super Eagles career was under

  1 year ago ago
13 goals in 87 games : This player failed with the Super Eagles and should never be called a legend

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Okocha or Ronaldinho : Who is the most skilful player of all time?

It is undeniable that Austine Okocha and Ronaldinho are the two most skilful footballers the world ever seen, both players displayed their gifts at the highest and left fans asking for more after each game.  It is no news that both legend shared dressing room together during their active days with Paris Saint German in France and it was Okocha who carried then young Ronaldinho under his wings.  Ronaldinho who arrived PSG from his boyhood club Gremio of Brazil under difficult circumstances and couldn't pla

  1 year ago ago
Okocha or Ronaldinho : Who is the most skilful player of all time?

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The Reason I Could Not Win Any CAF Award - Okocha

Super Eagles legend, Austine Okocha has said not winning the famous African footballer of the year award before he retired was his biggest career regrets and the only reason for the inability was that he was not destined to be. Okocha was undoubtedly one of the most gifted players from the continent of Africa but he failed to win the CAF award, after being nominated twice for the award. The former Super Eagles Captain, even though, came close to winning it twice but, unfortunately for him, he narrowly lost to

  1 year ago ago
The Reason I Could Not Win Any CAF Award - Okocha

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Exclusive : Kanu is the greatest player in the history of Nigerian football - Fidelis Ilechukwu

Former Nigeria National U-23 team assistant coach Fidelis Ilechukwu says Kanu Nwankwo is the greatest Nigerian player ever. Ilechukwu who made this known in exclusive interview with Opera News on Sunday, says the former Arsenal forward deserved the accolades ahead of Austine Okocha and John Mikel Obi, to me i saw this in media and it's causing confusion, but this are out three biggest stars in Nigeria. "I'm a fan of all of them (Kanu, Okocha and Mikel) , but I think Kanu Nwankwo won African best twice and w

  1 year ago ago
Exclusive : Kanu is the greatest player in the history of Nigerian football - Fidelis Ilechukwu

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Babayaro is the greatest Nigerian player to play in the Premier league -Sam Sodje

The former Reading defender and ex-Nigerian international Sam Sodje claims that his former team mate, Celestine Babayaro is the greatest Nigerian player to have ever played in the English Premier league.   He was full of praises for every Nigerian player who has played in the premier league and disclosed they left long lasting impression in the heart of many English fans due to their brilliant display of skills and talent. However after looking through the records and making calculations, a total of 42 Ni

  1 year ago ago
Babayaro is the greatest Nigerian player to play in the Premier league -Sam Sodje

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Austin Jay-Jay Okocha says he regrets not winning CAF African Player award

Ex Eagles Skipper Austin Okocha Regrets Not Winning African Player Award. Super Eagles legend Austine Okocha said one of his career regrets was not winning the prestigious African footballer of the year before his retirement from football. After finishing his brilliant career, Jay-Jay Okocha now lives in Nigeria. Okocha has houses in different parts of Nigeria, he house properties in Europe also. A quick and skillful playmaker, who is considered as the best Nigerian and one of the best African players of all

  1 year ago ago
Austin Jay-Jay Okocha says he regrets not winning CAF African Player award