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Some Super Eagles players put up impressive performances for their European clubs on Sunday, with Kevin Akpoguma, Taiwo Awoniyi and Joseph Ayodele-Aribo on target for Hoffenheim, Union Berlin and Glasgow Rangers, in that particular order. Akpoguma, who is rarely among the goals scored on 14 minutes, to draw his team level against Union Berlin as both teams battled to a 2-2 draw in a Bundesliga game week 2 clash at PreZero Arena in Sinsheim.
Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Samuel Kalu was in action today for Bordeaux in their 7th league game of the French Ligue 1 against Montpelier at the Stade de la Mosson. The Nigerian star started the game from the bench due to tactical reason but was introduced in the 46th minute for Javairo Dilrosun and he was able to shine, as he scored a late minute goal to rescue a point for his side in the 3-3 away draw.
Premier League giant Arsenal are reportedly among the teams keen on striking a deal for 21-year old Bordeaux wonderkid. Mercato journalist Santi Aouna reports that the Italian outfit, Rossoneri are also interested in securing his services and have seen a £10m bid swiftly knocked back by Lille, meanwhile Les Dogues view the 21-year old as a possible replacement for Manchester United and Liverpool-linked midfielder Renato Sanches.
Bordeaux forward, Samuel Kalu collapsed during his side's 2-2 draw with Marseille on Sunday. After Kalu collapsed on the pitch, other players formed a protective shield around Kalu while the medical team attended to him. Photo credit: completesports.com Although Kalu recovered very fast and continued playing for an extra 8 minutes before he was substituted, there are some important reasons why the French medical experts must investigate Kalu's scary collapse.
Photo Credit :Twitter Samuel Kalu scored his first goal of the season for Girondins Bordeaux against Montpelier on Wednesday. The Super Eagles winger came on from the bench to score Bordeaux third goal of the game and earned them a point from the thrilling contest. It was the first time in over six months that Samuel Kalu is scoring for his Club, no, thanks to injuries, sickness and lost of form.
When it comes to Kounde this summer, Sevilla has once again proven to be a tough customer. Chelsea have encountered complications as they continue to press Sevilla for centre-back Jules Kounde's signature. The Frenchman would cost the Blues a significant transfer fee, which would be increased by the fact that a portion of it would be sent to Kounde's former club, Bordeaux.
Bordeaux has released the latest update on Samuel Kalu’s heart condition after the Nigerian midfielder collapsed on the pitch against Marseille last weekend. The Nigeria International dropped to the ground just five minutes into their game amid soaring temperatures at Marseille stadium on Sunday, August 15.
In Saturday's Matchday features, Lens beat Lille one goal to nil, and Bordeaux won against Saint-Etienne 2:1 to go 14th on the league table. Ligue 1 features: Nice will play host to Monaco at 12:00 pm at the Allianz Riviera stadium. A win above Monaco will take Nice to second place in the league table.
Nigeria international and Bordeaux forward is happy to celebrate his 24th birthday today, eleven days after he collapsed during a Ligue 1 match involving his team and Marseille. The former Trecin player fell to the ground six minutes into the match day 2 encounter at Stade Velodrome, but was able to get up and walk off the pitch with his teammates’ help while holding an ice pack against his head.
Doctors in Bordeaux have revealed the reason why Nigerian-born striker, Samuel Kalu collapsed on the pitch. Recall that Kalu seemed to have passed out completely on the pitch during a French League game at Marseille on Sunday. The high atmospheric temperature in the stadium (30 degrees), was believed to have been the cause.
There were moments of anxiety this Sunday in during French Ligue 1 opening matchday of the season after Nigerian striker Samuel Kalu collapsed in the match between Bordeaux and Olympique de Marseille. The Super Eagles and Bordeaux striker Samuel Kalu collapsed four minutes into the match against Olympique de Marseille, in the French League.
Bordeaux are reportedly considering whether or not to feature Samuel Kalu in their Ligue 1 encounter against Angers which will hold at the Stade Chaban Delmas on Sunday. And that is particularly after Kalu suffered a health scare last Saturday which saw him collapse on the pitch during their Ligue 1 outing against Olympique de Marseille.
Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu fell on the field before miraculously recovering and even continuing to play for several minutes before being replaced. In sweltering conditions at the Stade Velodrome, the 23-year-old Nigerian fell to the ground only five minutes into their Ligue 1 match against Marseille. Players on both teams immediately expressed worry for Kalu and requested medical assistance.
Samuel Kalu, Bordeaux striker on sunday collapsed on the football pitch in a French Ligue 1 game at Marseille, where his temperature hit 30 degrees. The 23-year-old Nigerian international slumped and fainted to the Stade Velodrome surface just few minutes into the match. Worried and concerned teammates formed a human shield around the stricken Bordeaux Star and frantically waved their hands towards the direction of the bench to call for medical help.
Nigerian forward, Samuel Kalu, lays on the ground during the French League 1 football match between Olympique de Marseille and FC Girondins de Bordeaux at The Stade Velodrome in Marseille. The medic were immediately called to attend on the issue. The Bordeaux doctors reportedly said he fell on the pitch because of "dizzy spell".
Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu collapsed during their opening match of the season on Sunday. The Super Eagles winger collapsed 5 minutes into their clash against Olympique Marceille in the League one fixture on Sunday night. He was quickly attended to by the medics while Bordeaux and Olympique Marceille players formed a shielding wall around the 23 year old as he was being treated.
Remi Oudin, a Bordeaux player, has updated his teammate Samuel Kalu's status after the Nigerian winger collapsed on the pitch just five minutes into their Ligue 1 match against Marseille on Sunday night. Kalu, 23, was permitted to continue playing after receiving treatment from medical personnel, according to the DAILY POST.
Bordeaux striker Samuel kalu fell to the ground during a ligue 1 match against Marseille on Sunday and was substituted 8th minutes later after briefly returning to the pitch. Kalu, 23, collapsed in the sixth minutes of play as Dimitri Payet prepared to take a free-kick, player's from both teams came to his rescue and called for immediate medical attention, the reason for his collapse is unclear at the moment as some say it may be as a result of the hot temperature at the stade velodrome.
The 23 years old super Eagles winger, Samuel Kalu, who plays for Bordeaux in France, collapsed on the pitch during a Ligue 1 clash against Marseille six minutes into the game on Sunday August 15. It was recalled that, this the second time in two years Samuel will collapse on the field.