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2 Footballers That Died Before Playing For Their New clubs

Not long ago, the report the death of an uprising Nigerian Footballer Okafor Kelechi surfaced.According to the report, Kelechi was a young 21 year old Nigerian from Anambra State who played for an academy in Lagos State. On the day that he was scheduled to fly to his new club in Azerbaijan(not so long ago), he was on the the training ground, together with some of his teammates, two of who were also given European contracts.

  8 months ago ago
2 Footballers That Died Before Playing For Their New clubs

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Meet the 8 Super Eagles players who love fashion

Fashion and football work hand in hand as most footballers love looking good in different outfits. Apart from buying expensive cars, flirting with women, and looking good facially, footballers also put more interest in their clothing and styling. Well, when it comes to fashion and styling, Super Eagles players are not let out as they turn up in exclusive outfits that awe their fans.

  8 months ago ago
Meet the 8 Super Eagles players who love fashion

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Joseph Yobo Is Super Eagles' Unappreciated Asset

Various theories have been put forward to explain Super Eagles' gear shift, the transformation from a rather glum but tectonically irresistible force into the joyful, barrelling talent juggernaut. Some have pointed to the galvanising effect of Kelechi Iheanacho. Others have noted sagely the fine form of Victor Osimhen in front of goal or the gangling Paul Onuachu.

  8 months ago ago
Joseph Yobo Is Super Eagles' Unappreciated Asset

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"If you play with Osimhen & Kelechi we have two centre forwards" - Rohr gives team news for WCQ

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has stylishly leaked out his twin strikers for the World Cup qualification match against Liberia on Friday. The team has been training since Monday for the Group C match with Lone Stars. During a World Press Conference on Thursday, the ex Bordeaux gaffer stated the two forwards who will start the game.

  8 months ago ago

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2 Nigerian Footballers Who Died In Their 20s This Year

1. Kelechi Okafor The young lad tragically lost his life on Tuesday August 19th, 2021. According to reports, it was the day he was supposed to leave Nigeria for Azerbaijan, where he was to kickstart his career. Photo Credit: Instablog Kelechi slumped after a collision with a player during a training session with his teammates from Lion Heart football club and was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.

  8 months ago ago
2 Nigerian Footballers Who Died In Their 20s This Year

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Super Eagles fans react to star Player's performance against Liberia

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were in action this evening as they took on Liberia at the Teslim Balogun Stadium. Kelechi Iheanacho was active in the fixture as the 24 year-old performed outstandingly against the Liberians. It took the Leicester City forward only 22 minutes to make an impact in the fixture, as he found the back of the net with a brilliant left footed strike to give his side an early lead.

  8 months ago ago
Super Eagles fans react to star Player's performance against Liberia

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Why Iheanacho may be the dark horse to lead Leicester into top 4

Leicester city have not had the best of starts into the 2021/22 season, they won their first league match through a brilliant finish by Vardy and were mauled last weekend by West Ham by 4 goals to 1, meaning Leicester have only scored 2 goals this season, one from a midfielder, the other from Vardy.

  9 months ago ago
Why Iheanacho may be the dark horse to lead Leicester into top 4

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Two Nigerian Stars Who Have Registered A Goal Or An Assist In The Premier League This Season

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.

  8 months ago ago
Two Nigerian Stars Who Have Registered A Goal Or An Assist In The Premier League This Season

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Newly Recruited Footballer Dies Some Hours Before He Was to leave Nigeria for Europe.

The story of a 21-year-old Nigerian footballer who died recently has emerged. It was learned that the indigene of Anambra State was selected to travel to a country in Eastern Europe, where he was to be signed on, to start his professional football career. Death is often described as s debt that every human being must pay.

  8 months ago ago
Newly Recruited Footballer Dies Some Hours Before He Was to leave Nigeria for Europe.

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Kelechi Wishes To Win Another Trophy With Leicester This Season, Fans React (Photos)

Leicester City football club had another victory over Manchester City yesterday after defeating them with a goal. Kelechi Iheanacho got the man of the match after scoring a penalty against Manchester City. The Nigeria international was interviewed after the match. During the interview, Kelechi Iheanacho made it known that he was nervous when he was about to play the penalty but he had to compose himself.

  9 months ago ago
Kelechi Wishes To Win Another Trophy With Leicester This Season, Fans React (Photos)

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Check out the moment Nigeria men team arrived Cape Verde ahead of the world cup qualifying match.

The super eagles of Nigeria have arrived Sao Vincente in Cape Verde ahead of tomorrow world cup qualifying. The super eagles won their first game of the qualifying round by beating Liberia by 2-0, that win moved them to the top of the group with Cape Verde and Central African Republic playing out a 0-0 draw.

  8 months ago ago
Check out the moment Nigeria men team arrived Cape Verde ahead of the world cup qualifying match.

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Woman arrested for pouring hot water on another woman, during church program.

The operatives of the Ogun state police command, have arrested one, Joy Sunday, for pouring hot water on the face of another woman, Justina Ameh, who accused her of having affairs with her husband. The 37-year-old woman pictured above was arrested after Kelechi Samuel, the elder sister of the victim, lodged a report at the Agbado Divisional Police Headquarters, in Ogun state.

  9 months ago ago
Woman arrested for pouring hot water on another woman, during church program.

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Politician Jack Obinyan Blasts Newspapers For Reporting Abia Family Dies Eating Suya And Juice

Politician Jack Obinyan recently reacted to the headline of Punch Newspapers which reported that a family in Abia state died after consuming suya and juice on the 25th of August. The family of four siblings were said to have died after allegedly consuming suya with fruit juice in the night.

  8 months ago ago
Politician Jack Obinyan Blasts  Newspapers For Reporting Abia Family Dies Eating Suya And Juice

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Super Eagles prospect joins Kelechi Ịheanachọ and Wilfred Ndidi at Leicester City from German club

Nigerian descent and England-born football maestro, Ademola Lookman has today completed his move from RasenBallsport Leipzig to Leicester City on a season-long loan. Ademola Lookman joined the Emirates FA Cup winner, Leicester City on loan after the Foxes announced the signing on their official website and as such becomes teammate with Kelechi Ịheanachọ and Wilfred Ndidi.

  8 months ago ago
Super Eagles prospect joins Kelechi Ịheanachọ and Wilfred Ndidi at Leicester City from German club

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How Super Eagles players fared against Liberia

Nigeria begin their quest to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Liberia at the Teslim Balogun Stadium. Nigeria sealed the victory in the first half courtesy of a Kelechi Iheanacho's brace. Iheanacho scored the first goal by beating the goalkeeper from his near post after a short corner with Alex Iwobi in the 22nd minute.

  8 months ago ago
How Super Eagles players fared against Liberia

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Young Nigerian Footballer Dies Few Hours To Leave For Europe.

A young man identified as Okafor Kelechi was reported to have passed on few hours after he was selected amongst the three lucky ones to be sent to Europe to further their football career. Before his death, the 21-year-old played as a right-back for Lionheart Football Club domiciled in the Ayobo community, Lagos State where he played for three years.

  8 months ago ago
Young Nigerian Footballer Dies Few Hours To Leave For Europe.

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Mother Of Two Arrested For Pouring Hot Water On Rival's Face, Inside Church.

The Ogun state police command has arrested a woman identified as Joy Sunday for allegedly bathing another woman identified as Justina Ameh with hot water. According to a statement released by the command’s spokesman, Abimbola Oyeyemi, the 37-year- old mother of two was arrested following a report lodged at Agbado divisional headquarters by the elder sister of the victim, one Kelechi Samuel.

  9 months ago ago
Mother Of Two Arrested For Pouring Hot Water On Rival's Face, Inside Church.

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Mourinho's AS Roma in the race to sign Super Eagles forward should they fail to get Tammy Abraham

Italian Serie A giant, AS Roma has today made their intentions clear with interest to sign Super Eagles and Leicester City striker Kelechi Ịheanachọ if they are unable to get Chelsea's Tammy Abraham who most likely set to leave the Stamford Bridge this summer. Kelechi Ịheanachọ in the last season was on fire for the Foxes across all competitions having been known for his high scoring prowess and clinical delivery.

  9 months ago ago
Mourinho's AS Roma in the race to sign Super Eagles forward should they fail to get Tammy Abraham

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"I Poured Hot Water On Her Inside The Church Because She Claimed I Slept With Her Man" - Lady Says

According to an update that came up online some hours ago, a 37-years-old mother of three Joy Sunday has been arrested by the Ogun state police command for pouring hot water on the face of another woman inside the church. Based on the reports, the incident is said to have occurred at a church in the Giwa area of Agbado where the victim went for a vigil alongside her younger sister.

  9 months ago ago

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Roma Want Iheanacho As Abraham Alternative

KingDominic'sBlog brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to football stars across the world. As Roma Are Ready To Turn their attention to Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho if they fail to land Chelsea's Tammy Abraham, according to Sky Sports. Many football fans may have seen the wonders our Nigerian brother, senior man kels has been able to do on the pitch, which prompted Leicester into offering him a new deal to tie him down at the club, he currently has a new 3years deal at the club, which means he is not going to come cheap, if the Italian giant AS Roma wants to sign him.

  9 months ago ago
Roma Want Iheanacho As Abraham Alternative