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Nigerian left-back reveals three English clubs rejected him

Glasgow Rangers left-back Calvin Bassey reveals three English clubs rejected him before he signed for the Scottish champions. The former Leicester City defender joined Rangers in 2020 after failing to secure the first-team action with the Foxes. Born in Aosta, Leicester terminated his contract after five years at the academy.

  1 year ago ago
Nigerian left-back reveals three English clubs rejected him

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Meet Calvin Bassey, The Italian-born English youth international invited by Gernot Rohr for WCQ

Photo Credit : Leicester City Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has invited Glasgow Rangers Calvin Bassey for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against the Central African Republic. The left back was handed an invitation for the first time to the Super Eagles following his impressive performance for the Gers in recent weeks.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Calvin Bassey, The Italian-born English youth international invited by Gernot Rohr for WCQ

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5 Super Eagles Who Scored For Their Clubs In European Competitions This Week

1. Samuel Chukwueze Chukwueze recently returned from a hamstring injury, restricting him to only two cameo appearances this season for Villarreal. He has played only 13 minutes of football this season. After coming on for Nigerian-born Dutch winger Arnaut Danjuma in the 90th minute, the 22-year-old right-winger found the net with a sublime finish.

  11 months ago ago
5 Super Eagles Who Scored For Their Clubs In European Competitions This Week

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3 Nigerian strikers who deserve a call-up ahead of Kelechi Iheanacho

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr released the list of players that would prosecute the World Cup qualifier doubleheader against Central African Republic(CAR). In the list, Rohr gave Rangers defender Calvin Bassey a chance to make his international debut with the Suoer Eagles of Nigeria. The former Leicester City youngster is also eligible to represent England and Italy but chose to play for Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
3 Nigerian strikers who deserve a call-up ahead of Kelechi Iheanacho

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3 Nigerian strikers who deserve a call-up ahead of Kelechi Iheanacho

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr released the list of players that would prosecute the World Cup qualifier doubleheader against Central African Republic(CAR). In the list, Rohr gave Rangers defender Calvin Bassey a chance to make his international debut with the Suoer Eagles of Nigeria. The former Leicester City youngster is also eligible to represent England and Italy but chose to play for Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
3 Nigerian strikers who deserve a call-up ahead of Kelechi Iheanacho

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5 Observations From The Super Eagles Training Sessions Today

Nigeria will face Central Africa Republic in today's CAF World Cup Qualification fuxture. Here are the five things I observed from their training sessions today. 1. Rangers 21 year old defender Calvin Bassey got his first call up to the Super Eagles squad. He trained with the squad ahead of today's World Cup Qualification fixture.

  11 months ago ago
5 Observations From The Super Eagles Training Sessions Today

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How Super Eagles New-Boy Calvin Bassey Fared In Rangers' defeat to Sparta Prague

Photo Credit : Twitter New Super Eagles invitee Calvin Bassey was in action for Glasgow Rangers in a Europa League encounter with Sparta Prague on Thursday. The 21-year-old left back played the entire minutes of the match as Rangers went down 1-0 to their hosts at the Generali Arena.

  1 year ago ago
How Super Eagles New-Boy Calvin Bassey Fared In Rangers' defeat to Sparta Prague

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Opinion: Why Gernot Rohr's Reason For Dropping Zaidu Sanusi May Seem Unjustified.

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has revealed his reasons for dropping Zaidu Sanusi and replacing him with Rangers defender, Calvin Bassey, and if checked the reason may seem unjustified. He claimed his reason is because Sanusi has not feature in the last 5 games for his Portuguese club.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Gernot Rohr's Reason For Dropping Zaidu Sanusi May Seem Unjustified.

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Two Players Who Might Make Their Super Eagles Debut In The Games Against Central African Republic

All 23 players who were selected by Gernot Rohr for the upcoming 2022 world cup qualifying games have made it to the training camp. Preparations are now ongoing for tomorrow's game, and the super eagles will be hoping to win the two-legged tie to increase their chances of securing early qualification for the world cup.

  11 months ago ago
Two Players Who Might Make Their Super Eagles Debut In The Games Against Central African Republic

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Nigeria Team Of The Week: Ighalo, Moffi, Nwakaeme & Okereke Impressive

Nigerian Footballers did well for their respective clubs all over the world. Who made it into the Team of the Week? Below are the best players after the latest round of games. Maduka Okoye - Sparta Rotterdam Okoye was superb, making five or six sensational saves as Sparta Rotterdam beat Fortuna Sittard in the Eredivisie.

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria Team Of The Week: Ighalo, Moffi, Nwakaeme & Okereke Impressive

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Photos of Nigerian Players Celebrating After Winning Major Trophies in Europe

The super eagle's players are having the best football seasons of their career.After qualifying for the African Cup of Nation (AFCON) back in March 2021, the players ended claiming individual awards and also winning trophies for their respective clubs. We have Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho winning the FA Cup with Leicester City after beating Chelsea in the finals and also contributing to the club's success in winning big games this season.

  1 year ago ago
Photos of Nigerian Players Celebrating After Winning Major Trophies in Europe

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3 key changes in the 23-man squad released by Gernot Rohr for the next double-header in the FIFA WCQ

Super Eagles of Nigeria head coach and Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has yesterday announced the 23-man squad for Nigeria's next World Cup qualifiers against Central African Republic this month. The team ahead of the two-legged games currently sit at the top of the qualifying group having won their first two games played so far against Liberia and Cape Verde, with the optimism to get the job done completely when they face Central African Republic.

  1 year ago ago
3 key changes in the 23-man squad released by Gernot Rohr for the next double-header in the FIFA WCQ

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9 Nigerian players who showed quality abroad

There were plenty matches that took place all over the world, with Nigerian Footballers fully involved. Let's take a look at nine players who were impressive for their clubs. We begin with the English Premier League. Brentford shocked Arsenal 2-0. Frank Onyeka helped Bees sting the Gunners.

  1 year ago ago
9 Nigerian players who showed quality abroad

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Match Report: Nigeria vs Central Africa Republic

The Nigeria Super Eagles received a rude shocker in it's quest for a place in the Qatar 22 World Cup as they were stung by 'Underdogs' Central Africa Republic. The Super Eagles gaffer, Gernot Rohr, rolled out a formidable team for the World Cup qualifier double header as International break came calling with Taiwo Awoniyi, Frank Onyeka and Calvin Bassey making a return and a debut in the Green White Green Colours.

  11 months ago ago
Match Report: Nigeria vs Central Africa Republic

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Four Super Eagles players to watch out for in World Cup qualifier against Central Africa Republic

The Super Eagles of Nigeria is set to play the Beasts of Central Africa Republic on Thursday evening in the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier at Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. Gernot Rohr led team have been exceptional since the beginning of the qualifiers last month and they've been able to win their first two qualification matches.

  11 months ago ago
Four Super Eagles players to watch out for in World Cup qualifier against Central Africa Republic

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Meet Calvin Bassey, The Newest Member Of The Nigerian Super Eagles.

Super Eagles Head Coach, Gernot Rohr, has invited 23 players for Nigeria’s FIFA World Cup qualifying double-header games against the Central African Republic in Lagos and Douala, one of the newest players he called up is Calvin Bassey. The 21 year-old was born in Italy and he is eligible to play for Italy, Nigeria or England at international level.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Calvin Bassey, The Newest Member Of The Nigerian Super Eagles.

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Super Eagles prospect makes Scottish League team of the week, after guiding his team to 3-0 victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria prospect Calvin Bassey has been named among the Scottish Premier League team of the week, following his outstanding performance for Glasgow Rangers football club, in their 3-0 victory over Livingston FC. The youngster was given a starting role by coach Steven Gerrard and he was able to impress, as he played an excellent role in his team's victory.

  1 year ago ago
Super Eagles prospect makes Scottish League team of the week, after guiding his team to 3-0 victory

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Meet Super Eagles new boy, Calvin Bassey who has just been named in Gernot Rohr 23-man squad

The Super Eagles of Nigeria head coach, Gernot Rohr has yesterday named his 23-man squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying double-header against Central African Republic with some changes noticed. The major change on the list is 21 years old Glasgow Rangers of Scotland, Calvin Ughelumba Bassey who was handed his first international call-up.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Super Eagles new boy, Calvin Bassey who has just been named in Gernot Rohr 23-man squad

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AFCON: Rangers Seeks To Strike A Deal With Nigerian FA Over Nigerian Trio

Rangers are looking to strike a deal with the Nigerian football association to prevent their team stars from missing Celtic clash in January due to AFCON Rangers are hoping to ensure their star Nigerian trio are available for the Old Firm clash in January despite the Africa Cup of Nations Competition.

  11 months ago ago
AFCON: Rangers Seeks To Strike A Deal With Nigerian FA Over Nigerian Trio

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Super Eagles prospect guides his team to a remarkable 3-0 League victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria prospect Calvin Bassey was superb for Glasgow Rangers football club of Scotland on Saturday afternoon, as he guided them to a convincing 3-0 victory over Livingston FC. The left-back was given a starting role by coach Steven Gerrard and he was impressive throughout the whole duration of the game.

  1 year ago ago
Super Eagles prospect guides his team to a remarkable 3-0 League victory