Ideye began his career with Bayelsa United before moving to Ocean Boys. He was a member of the Ocean Boys team that won the Nigerian Premier League. Ideye moved in January 2008 to Europe to sign with Swiss Super League club Neuchâtel Xamax. Before this move to Switzerland, he was on trial with Dutch side Willem II, but was not signed. After three years with Xamax, Ideye left to sign for French Ligue 1 club Sochaux. On 6 July 2011, Ideye signed a five-year deal with Ukrainian side Dynamo Kyiv. He made his
On Sunday, 8th August 2021, Bayelsa State made history when two of their teams won the Aiteo Cup in Benin. Bayelsa United and Bayelsa Queens lifted the trophy for the men and women's category. This victory is a testament of the great achievement that Bayelsa State has done in sports since the administration of Governor Duoye Diri began
He was one of the best performers at the 2013 AFCON tournament. He also went to the World cup in 2014 with the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Brown Ideye. Aide Brown Ideye started his footballing career with Bayelsa United in the Nigerian Premier League. He was playing for Bayelsa United when he moved to Ocean Boys in 2006 and won the Nigerian Football League. He was picked to play at the Under 20 World Cup in 2007. His performances earned him a move to Newcâtel Xamax in Switzerland. He appeared for the Swiss cl
Newly crowned Aiteo Cup Champions, Bayelsa United FC, were Monday involved in an auto crash from which all occupants of the team's bus emerged unscathed. According to reports made available to this reporter, a car ran into the path of the bus on their way Yenagoa from Benin-City, where they defeated Nasarawa on penalties to lift the trophy on Sunday.
Super Eagles Forward Brown Ideye Shares Baby Picture While Observing Self Isolation From Coronavirus
Nigerian Forward, Brown Ideye has shared a baby picture of himself while being self quarantined against coronavirus from his Greek base. The Former Bayelsa United player shared via his Instagram story. "Kid challenge ". The 31 year-old in July 2014 signed a three-year deal with English Premier League club West Bromwich Albion for a club's record signing at a fee of £10 million. The 31 year-old currently plays for Aris Thessaloniki FC in the Greek top division scoring 7 goals in 19 appearances so
Nigerian midfield player, Azubuike Okechukwu has expressed his delight while playing alongside Robson de Souza, more commonly known as Robinho, the Brazilian football icon at his Turkish side Istanbul Başakşehir. The 22 year-old told Channels Television via Skype from his base in Turkey. "For me I think it's different someone you grew up watching playing in the highest level like madrid and manchester city. "Now playing with him is amazing, something's you stop and watch him do some tricks in train
The Nigeria National League entered week 2 over the weekend with two teams from Edo State conceeding late in the game to surrender all 3 maximum points to their opponents away from home. Bendel Insurance conceeded an injury time goal away to Bayelsa United in Yenagoa to lose the game 0-1 while Dynamite Force of Iyamho also suffered the same fate away to Go Round FC in Omoku as an 86th minute goal was all it took for the Edo State representatives to go down despite fighting tooth and nail to return home with
Nigerian Forward, Brown Ideye has shared a picture showing himself being quarantined against the deadly coronavirus ravaging the entire world at the moment. The Former Bayelsa United player shared via his Instagram story. "Quarantine face ". The 31 year-old in July 2014 signed a three-year deal with English Premier League club West Bromwich Albion for a club's record signing at a fee of £10 million. The 31 year-old currently plays for Aris Thessaloniki FC in the Greek top division scoring 7 goals in
Plateau United winger Bernard Ovoke has responded to the ongoing debate on how the Nigeria Professional Football League season should be concluded. The former Bayelsa United player said the season should be cancelled, with Plateau United crowned champions. Ovoke made this revelation in a chat with Opera News writer Kenny Bamidele. The Peace Boys, are on top of the NPFL standings with four points ahead of second place Rivers United, but the winger who eventually disassociate sentiments from his opinion, stat
The Soun Stadium was agog as the darling Ajilete Warriors supporters, fans and football enthusiasts watch in excitement as Crown FC trash Bayelsa United FC to three goals to one in the opener of the 2019/2020 Nigeria National League(NNL). Bayelsa United FC took the kick off after a minute silence was observed in honour of the two (2) die hard supporters of Crown FC who passed away to the world beyond few months ago. Two(2) glaring chances that would have sealed an early dominance for the homers in the third
Heaad coach of Nigeria National League, NNL side Vandrezzer FC, Rafael Everton has talked up his side's chances ahead of Sunday's clash with Bayelsa United in Ikot Ekpene. Vandrezzer will be taking on the Yenegoa club in the Raffia City, as they set to claim their first win of the season. The Akwa Ibom State club are in tough Group B2 of the NNL with league veterans like Remo Stars, Bendel Insurance and Crown FC, but the Brazilian tactician is confident his team can have a successful campaign. "We know that
Nigerian Forward, Brown Ideye has revealed West Bromwich Albion football club of England remains his best career club so far. The Former Bayelsa United player revealed in a chat on Brila FM. "I was happy to play for West Bromwich Albion because it is every player's dream to play in England ". The 31 year-old On 18 July 2014 signed a three-year deal with English Premier League club West Bromwich Albion for a club's record signing at a fee of £10 million. Ideye currently plays for Aris FC in the Greek t
Wednesday, January 15 and Thursday, January 16, 2020 will always go down as watershed moments in the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL. For those who follow the happenings in the NPFL passionately and dispassionately, the memories from the four away wins from teams least expected to do so on Matchday 15 of the 2019/2020 campaign will linger on eternally. The last time we had this kind of beautiful trend in the Nigerian top flight was on November 16, 2014 when Matchday 38 games were played in the 20
Fans of Nigeria National League, NNL side Vandrezzer FC will have more than enough to enjoy than football artistry when they host Bayelsa United in the Matchday Three clash on Saturday. The club announced that first 500 spectators to attend their Sunday's fixture against Bayelsa United at Ikot Ekpene Township Stadium will receive free replica jerseys. According to the club's media director, George Essien, the shirts can be collected from Vandrezzer FC staff at the stadium's entry point from 1pm on matchda
According to PREMIUM TIMES, Bayelsa United and Bayelsa Queens emerged the winners of the men's and women's 2021 Aiteo Cup. The final matches were played at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin on yesterday, Sunday, 8th of August, 2021. Furthermore, Bayelsa United defeated Nasarawa United 4-3 on penalties after a thrilling 2-2 draw in regulation time while the Yenagoa based Bayelsa Queens defeated Lagos based FC Robo 4-2 to both lift the 2021 Aiteo Cup trophy in both men and women categories.
Bayelsa United on Friday made history to become the first Nigeria National League NNL side in recent years to book a place in the final of Nigeria's most prestigious tournament, the AITEO Cup formerly known as FA or Federation Cup. Bayelsa United forward Okardi Inikurogha gave the Yenagoa based side the lead from a sublime goal through Hassan Hassan Oladimeji well placed cross in the second half.