We cannot talk about Nigerian super eagles without mentioning the likes of Jay Jay Okocha, Daniel Amokachi, Tijani Babaginda, Celestine Babayaro, Finidi George, Stephen Keshi, Kanu Nwankwo, etc. Kanu Nwankwo is one of the players cherished by virtually everyone during his playing days and after hanging his boots. He is a football lover and after his retirement from active football, he decided to set up an academy where talented kids would have the opportunity to play and showcase their talents. He named it Papilo
In today's modern football, young players seem to be taking over from the regular big name players whom we the fans are used to.Most of these youngsters start their careers in the academies of their clubs before moving into the first team or transferring to another club for first team football.
Widely known as one of the greatest Nigerian Footballers. The player is famous for his technicality, stamina and tackling ability. He is a technically gifted player with the ability to score and the strength to support a high work rate and press opponents. John Obi Mikel, who is the ex captain of the Super Eagles team, is regarded as one of the most decorated players in Nigerian football history with over 10 trophies. But how did this Transporter's son go from a life of hardship where he slept on a concrete
With 11 goals in the last 17 appearances, Terem Moffi is the new scoring sensation that is tearing down defences in French Ligue 1. The son of the former Rangers of Enugu goalkeeper, Leo Moffi, is defining his path while following the trail of past Nigerian Internationals that have used the French league as a launchpad for their careers. From the days of " Prince of Monaco", Victor Ikpeba to the recent exploits of Victor Osimhen and not forgetting the mesmerising skills of Jay-Jay Okocha, Taribo West,
Jay Jay Okocha, Daniel Amokachi, Kanu Nwankwo, Tijani, Stephen keshi, Celestine Babayaro, Finidi George, and other Nigerian super eagles must be listed when talking about Nigeria footballers. Kanu Nwankwo is a player who was adored by almost all during his playing days and after he retired. He is a football fan who, after retiring from active football, wanted to open an academy where talented children could play and demonstrate their abilities. It was given the name Papilo Fc academy by him. Kanu Nwankwo used
Check them out... Davide He hung up his boot at the age of 24 as a footballer to become an adult film star.The footballer during his playing days was a footballer for Serie D side in Italy.Along the way, he realized enough cash wasn't coming in for him and so he switched to the industry where he his making millions of dollars compared to what football is giving him.
Football as we all know is one of the most popular sports which has the highest population of fans across the globe.It is cherished by so many people which is one of the reasons why you see kids and adults play it on the streets in their neighbourhood.
1.Destiny Abanum Ashadi Destiny Abanum Ashadi was born on March 31st, 1995 in Katsina State, Nigeria.He is a midfielder who plays for Katsina United FC in the Nigerian Premier League.
Former English footballer, Ademola Lookman has switched from England to Nigeria.Ademola Lookman Olajade Alade Aylola Lookman is an English-born Nigerian professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Fulham, on loan from RB Leipzig of the Bundesliga.
Football, as we all know, is one of the most famous sports in the world, with the largest fan base.It is loved by many, which is why you can see children and adults playing it on the streets in their neighbourhood.The football game has produced talented players like; Neymar, Totti, Paolo, Zinedine, Pele, Samuel Eto, Ronaldinho, Jay Jay Okocha, Christian Ronaldo, Kanu Nwankwo, Luis Figo, Obafemi Martin's and others Football talent should be found at an early age so that it can be developed into a professional player.
Former Atlético Madrid forward, Otubanjo found the back of the net for Ararat-Armenia who edged Shirak Gyumri 2-1 on Thursday.The Emmanuel Amunike Academy product scored the curtain raiser after 11 minutes at the Yerevan Football Academy (Yerevan).The ex Altach and Zilina star has now netted goals in the Armenian Premier League this season.
I am a football lover, so I believe that you can equally relate to the joy and happiness flowing through me as I write this article.
Our country boasts many famous footballers whose career began in one of the best football academies in Nigeria.Such clubs have led them to the hall of fame along with impressive salaries, endorsement deals, and big ad campaigns that followed.
The football academies today comprise a great youngster who are later been promoted or sold out to different clubs across Europe to fulfill their dreams as a footballer.
The Kano Pillars FC has announced the signing of Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa for the remainder of the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League season.The announcement was made on Tuesday, 13th April, 2021.Ahmed Musa formerly played for Pride of Kano in 2009.He ended as the highest scorer with eighteen goals before he moved to Netherlands.
Nigeria & Liverpool Star reveals how he use to beg for food from his friends on the street in Ilorin
Nigeria International and Liverpool’s Striker, Taiwo Awoniyi has recalled his hard time, and series of pains he had to go through before succeeding in his football career.
The president of the 9th Senate, Senator Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan today shared pictures of himself kicking football as he kicks off the final match of an ongoing football tournament between Bade Academy Football Club and Nguru B Football Club at his native state, Yobe state.
Nigeria Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan kick off the final of the Sardaunan Bade football tournament The finals match is between Bade football academy and Nguru Football Club, the finals match was take place at the Gashua Mini stadium in Yobe State.
Rashidi Yekini Rashidi Yekini was a former Super Eagles player who scored Nigeria's first ever world cup goal against Bulgaria at USA 94.He was born in Kaduna and he's one of the African Legend who played in different football clubs in Europe with a fine club career which saw him represent the likes of Vitoria Setubal, Olympiakos, Sporting Gijon and FC Zurich.
Odion Jude Ighalo is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Saudi club Al Shabab.After starting his career at Nigerian clubs Prime and Julius Berger, Ighalo moved to Norwegian club Lyn in 2007.