Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most famous celebrities in the entire world. This is one of the reasons why the Portuguese captain has the highest number of followers on Instagram. He also has an immense global appeal because of his illustrious football career. It is also important to note that the Man United number seven has one of the most famous goal celebrations in the world of football.
Chelsea have been unplayable in the first two months of the current English Premier League campaign. Thomas Tuchel's men have not tasted defeat since the start of this season. The likes of Tottenham and Liverpool have tried their best against Chelsea this season. However, there are a few mid-table teams that could actually break Chelsea's unbeaten record in the league this season.
There is no shortage of talent in the English Premier League. That is why the English domestic league is regarded as the most competitive football league in the entire world. It is also worthy of note that we have so many Nigerian football players in the English Premier League.
There are so many Nigerians football stars who play in the English Premier League. For instance, the likes of Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho have been playing in England for more than three years now. Wilfred Ndidi has been in fantastic form since the beginning of the current campaign.
Osimhen is Back! See The Full List Of Players Invited By Gernot Rohr For Next Months AFCON Qualifier
Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr has madepublic his squad that will be playing Sierra Leone next month. Nigeria will be hosting the fellow West African nation on the 13th of November, and a return fixture four days later in Freetown. The 24-man list consists of 3 goalkeppers, 10 defenders, 3 midfileders and 8 forward players. Making a return to the team are the likes of Victor Osimhen and Emmanuel Bonaventure who plays for Club Brugge. Last month the Super eagles were involved in two international
Premier League returnees, Watford FC have five Nigerians in their books for the 2021-2022 Premier League season. L-R: Isaac Success, Etebo, Dennis, Troost-Ekong and Dele-Bashiru. The unprecedented occurrence that will see William Troost-Ekong, Oghenekaro Etebo, Emmanuel Bonaventure, Ayotomiwa Dele-Bashiru and Isaac Success turn out for the Hornets, also include two Nigerian descents, Joseph Hungbo and Dapo Mebude, both carrying British passports.
1st October 2019, the day when Real Madrid drew 2-2 with Club Brugge at the Santiago Bernabeu, and the final day of a nightmarish chapter in Thibaut Courtois' life. It has been one year since a match which was a terrible one for the fans, considering how we were 2-0 down in the first half. Headers from Ramos and Casemiro in the second half saved our blushes at our home, but the fans wouldn't be satisfied with a draw. But the person who remembers this game the most is our goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois. Thibaut
Hassan Odunayo Ruth First half goals from Emmanuel Bonaventure and Anthony Martial ensured Manchester United played one all draw against Club Brugge in the first leg of round of 32 Europa league game. The home side were in front in the 15th minute when goal keeper Mignolet quickly released a pass to Bonaventure who raced pass Manchester United defender and lobbed the ball over on rushing Romero. Anthony Martial equalized for Manchester United before half time when he capitalized on a defensive mistake
Club Brugge's Emmanuel Dennis is flying the flag in the UEFA Champions League; where does he rank? Emmanuel Bonaventure after scoring twice at Real Madrid ©AFP/Getty Images Most appearances by a Nigerian player in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League (including qualifying) 60: Nwankwo Kanu (Ajax, Arsenal) 59: John Obi Mikel (Chelsea) 36: Obafemi Martins (Internazionale Milano, Wolfsburg, Rubin) 35: Taye Taiwo (Marseille, AC Milan, Dynamo Kyiv) 29: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moskva, Leicester
To mention but a few, here are Nigerian players to watch out for in 2020 as they play for their respective football clubs in the mainstream of Europe. Victor Oshimen (Lille of France): Ever since the Lagos born star joined the French outfit lille of France during the summer transfer window in 2019 with a whooping sum of £10.6 million, he's become an integral part of the team. Oshimen who had a successful campaign while on loan at Belgium side Sporting Chaleroi where he scored 20goals and made 4 assist in
Club Brugge's Emmanuel Dennis is flying the flag in the UEFA Champions League; where does he rank? Emmanuel Bonaventure after scoring twice at Real Madrid Most appearances by a Nigerian player in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League (including qualifying) 60: Nwankwo Kanu (Ajax, Arsenal) 59: John Obi Mikel (Chelsea) 36: Obafemi Martins (Internazionale Milano, Wolfsburg, Rubin) 35: Taye Taiwo (Marseille, AC Milan, Dynamo Kyiv) 29: Ahmed Musa (CSKA Moskva, Leicester) 28: Efe Ambrose
It was a memorable night for the Nigerian duo of Victor Osimhen and Odion Ighalo as they both reunited in Belgium during Manchester United's first leg of Europa League encounter against Belgian Pro League leaders Club Brugge. The Old Trafford outfits visited the Belgians at the Jan Breydel Stadium on Thursday night, Emmanuel Bonaventure had handed the hosts a beautiful early lead via a 15th-minute strike, having taken a bold use of a defensive mix up to lob the ball past a stranded Sergio Romero. Ole Gunnar