Former Golden Eaglets captain has shared a picture of himself frying Garri. The young midfielder captained Nigeria to glory at the 2015 FIFA U17 World Cup in Chile. After the tournament, he joined Arsenal from Diamond Football Academy in Abuja. He was loaned to several clubs due to work permit issues and did not make his debut for Arsenal until he left the club.
Last week before the international break was a good one for Nigerian players abroad. A lot of Nigerian strikers found the back of the net, while some were rewarded with the Man of the Match award for their performance. Kelechi Iheanacho scored on his return to Leicester City first-team, Michael Olise got his first Premier League goal, Taiwo Awoniyi scored a brace against his former club and performances from Eagles players over the weekend.
Former Nigeria youth international Emmanuel Sarki has revealed why he left the country to play for Haiti. Sarki shone for the youth teams, including the Golden Eaglets, Flying Eagles, and U-23s. The Kaduna-born winger appeared destined for the Super Eagles, but he was called up to the Haitian national team in 2014.
Photo Credit :Twitter Nigerian midfielder Akinkunmi Amoo continued his good run of form when he scored and created another goal to help his Club Hammarby beat IFK Gothenburg in a Swedish Allsvenskan match on Thursday. The former Golden Eaglets star was the standout performer in the game and was rewarded with man of the match award at the end of the game.
His senior club debut may have only been a little more than a year ago, but the 21-year-old Adebayo Adeleye has already established himself as one of Hapoel Jerusalem most important goalkeeper. And there are those at Hapoel who have compared him to former Bnei Yehuda all-time best goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama who once tipped the youngster to become one of the best goalkeepers in the Israeli league.
It is hard to know whether to feel hopeful for a young Nigeria player or fear what expectations will do to him. Kingsley Michael certainly brings freshness to the Super Eagles squad. Michael could not have been in any doubt about expectations after his move to Bologna some years back.
Nigerian star Sadiq Umar's impressive goal scoring form for Spanish Laliga SmartBank League side Almeria football club shows he deserves a call up to the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The AS Roma Football Academy product has been able to make himself one of the best strikers in Spanish Laliga SmartBank since moving to Spain from Serbian League giants Partizan Belgrade football club last season, and he has also been doing pretty well this season.
On Thursday, Nigerian young sensation, Akinkunmi Amoo scored a beautiful goal and set up another in Hammarby's 3-0 victory over Goterborg in the Swedish League. The former Golden Eaglets star also hit the woodwork in the game which was dominated by Hammarby. Akinkunmi Amoo has been on a steady rise since he joined Hammarby.
By Femi Fasetire Union Berlin of Germany striker, Taiwo Awoniyi is taking sheer delight from his debut outing with the Super Eagles, despite suffering a 1-0 loss to Central African Republic (CAR) in Lagos. Awoniyi got off the Eagles’ bench in the World Cup qualifier played at Teslim Balogun Stadium, as he replaced fellow-former Golden Eaglets’ attacker, Kelechi Iheanacho, who failed to replicate the recent scoring form he has been enacting with Leicester City of England.
On Sunday, Union Berlin striker, Taiwo Awoniyi was invited to the Super Eagles to replace Terrem Moffi who got injured in Lorient's game. This invitation has long been awaited by many who follow the exploits of the former U-17 World Cup winner. For Awoniyi, it is a dream come true, to get an invitation to the senior national team
The Nigeria International Attacker, Kelechi Iheanacho has been decisive since his Youth career football. He was remarkable for the Nigerian Golden Eaglets in 2015 FIFA U17 World Cup. He came into limelight after that tournament, in which he cut the attention of Manchester City, and he eventually signed for the Citizens.
Former Golden Eaglets striker Ayinde Kehinde scored his fourteenth goal of the season on Saturday. The Nigerian striker was on target and assisted one for Ekranas Paneyvezys in their 4-0 victory over FK Garliava in the Lithuanian II Lyga. After a bright start to the game, the visitors were rewarded for their efforts in the twentieth minute.
Former Golden Eaglets star Akinkunmi Amoo was outstanding for Hammarby football club on Sunday afternoon, as he came from the bench to guide them to a remarkable 2-0 away victory over Orebro FC at Behrn Arena in the week 11 of the Swedish Allsvenskan League. The Nigerian star was dropped to the bench by coach Milos Milojevic in order to catch some rest, after playing many games and he was introduced in the second half.
Spanish side RCD Espanyol have made Kelechi Nwakali their top priority in the summer window. The Catalonia side returned to LaLiga after winning the Segunda Division. The Nigerian midfielder joined Huesca in 2019 after a loan spell at FC Porto B. He joined Arsenal from Diamond Football Academy in 2016.
Former Golden Eaglets striker Kehinde Abdulrasheed Kehinde reacted after netting his 14th goal of the season in the Lithuania II Lyga. The Nigerian striker found the back of the net in Ekranas Panevezys' 4-0 victory over FK Garliava on Saturday. After the game, Kehinde described the team as a good team because of their league position.
Former Golden Eaglets' striker Wisdom Ubani has reacted after he signed for Lokomotiva Zagreb. The Nigerian striker will join compatriot Aliyu Bravo at the club. After a failed trial with Standard Liege, Wisdom revealed that he is glad to sign for Lokomotiva Zagreb and believes the move is a positive step in his career.
Meet Ex-Flying Eagles of Nigeria coach who has just been appointed as Roma's academy Technical Director
Former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles of Nigeria Coach, John Sam Obuh was recently named and appointed as Technical Director of AS Roma. This was based according to report going around from different reliable sources which confirmed the appointment of the 61 years old Nigerian football manager as the Technical Director of AS Roma Football Academy, Abuja Nigeria.
Former Golden Eaglets striker, Yusuf Olaitan Otubanjo is finally walking on the sunshine, having bagged the Golden Boot for emerging top scorer in the Armenian elite division. Otubanjo won the prize after scoring 10 goals for Ararat-Armenia in the 2020-2021 Armenia Premier League season. The club are delighted at the feat and have celebrated the 28-year-old, sharing their thoughts in a report on their official website stating: "Before our opening match of the season away to Alashket FC, our team striker Yusuf Otubanjo received the price for the 'best bomber' of 2020/2021 season for the Premier League of Vbet Armenian."
Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen is fast becoming one of the hottest strikers in the Italian Serie A this season. The former Golden Eaglets star scored his third goal of the season and five in all competitions last night against Sampdoria when he strikes twice to give Napoli a comfortable lead in the game week five fixture.
Nigerian international and young football talent, Akinkunmi Amoo was in action yesterday for Hammarby in their 19th league game of the Swedish Allsvenskan against Varbergs BolS FC at the Tele2 Arena. The Nigerian star was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club in their previous game and he was able to impress.