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2 Records set by African star after scoring 4 goals to inspire a comeback victory for his club

Few days after recording his first ever premier League goal for Leicester, Zambian International Patson Daka was the hero once again for Leicester in the Europa League. Daka who scored the last goal to seal the victory against Man United started the match against Spartak Moscow. Leicester had recorded only a point in their first two games which means victory is very important against the Russian club.

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2 Records set by African star after scoring 4 goals to inspire a comeback victory for his club

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BRE 1-2 LEI: What Iheanacho did today that he needs to do regularly to improve the team

Leicester City won battling Brentford in today's match. Brentford had a great performance in today's match just as they did against Chelsea in their last match. Brentford tried getting back into the game after they scored an equalizer, but Leicester City fought back and took the lead back.

  11 months ago ago
BRE 1-2 LEI: What Iheanacho did today that he needs to do regularly to improve the team

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The young midfielder who deserves to play as Super Eagles' number 10

19-year-old Akinkunmi Amoo has been one of the standout performers in the Swedish Allsvenskan this season for the hard-working Hammarby. In spite of his young age, Amoo is a player with substantial experience and has already amassed over 50 career appearances – this an astonishing amount of game time for his age.

  11 months ago ago
The young midfielder who deserves to play as Super Eagles' number 10

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PATSON DAKA'S FORM: The reason why Iheanacho might stop getting enough playing time at Leicester City

Photo Credit: Twitter Leicester City won Spartak Moscow 4-0 during their Europa league game yesterday. They also played Manchester United 4-2 during the weekend, this means that the foxes have produced a total of 8 goals in their last 2 games. Photo Credit: Twitter Brendan Rodgers' boys did not start the season with a good form, they drew most games which the Fans thought they would win but their current form tells that they have regained their form.

  11 months ago ago
PATSON DAKA'S FORM: The reason why Iheanacho might stop getting enough playing time at Leicester City

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Super Eagles Forward Inspires Leicester City To Victory Over Moscow In The UEL

Premier League side, Leicester City played their third fixture in the UEFA Europa League this evening as they were hosted by Spartak Moscow at the Otkrytiye Arena. Super Eagles forward, Kelechi Iheanacho was active in the clash as the 25 year-old performed extremely well to guide his team to an impressive 4-3 comeback victory over Spartak Moscow.

  11 months ago ago
Super Eagles Forward Inspires Leicester City To Victory Over Moscow In The UEL

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The Man City youngster who scored in UCL yesterday played 2 matches for them on Saturday

UEFA Champions League action returned to our screens last night with mouth watering fixtures played across eight venues between teams in group A-D. In group A, Manchester City strolled to a comfortable 5-1 win over Belgian champions Club Brugge thanks to a brace by Riyad Mahrez, and further goals from Joao Cancelo, Kyle Walker and teenage wonderkid Cole Palmer.

  11 months ago ago
The Man City youngster who scored in UCL yesterday played 2 matches for them on Saturday

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Kelechi Iheanacho: The battle to become a Senior man.

Definitely one of the biggest exports from Owerri, Kelechi Iheanacho is a football talent who has kept biggest strikers in the world on their toes. Once described as 'very, very talented' by former Manchester City coach, Manuel Pellegrini. Kelechi Iheanacho was born on the 3rd of October, 1996 at Owerri, Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
Kelechi Iheanacho: The battle to become a Senior man.

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Kelechi Iheanacho Needs To Replicate His Leicester City's Form With The Super Eagles

Leicester City managed to beat Spartak Moscow by 3-4 in a dramatic Europa League fixture. Leicester City went down by two goals in the first half before making an emphatic comeback. What this means is that Leicester City now has 4 points from three games. The Hero of the game was Patson Daka, who inspired Leicester City to their dramatic victory.

  11 months ago ago
Kelechi Iheanacho Needs To Replicate His Leicester City's Form With The Super Eagles

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Opinion: Footballers Should Embrace Nation Building As Iheanacho Patriotism Awards Enrich Youths

On the evening of May 15, 2021, a rare image of Kelechi Iheanacho and his compatriots Wilfred Ndidi celebrating Leicester City's heroic FA Cup win with the Nigerian flag got much talking. The showdown between the two most entertaining and positive teams in the English FA Cup had been happily hyped but the reality fell below the dream; that was largely down to Chelsea who, once they went behind, never looked capable of making a match of it.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Footballers Should Embrace Nation Building As Iheanacho Patriotism Awards Enrich Youths

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Five Nigerian Players That Performed Well For Their Various Teams In The UCL And UEL This Week

The UEFA Europa League and Champions League were on from Tuesday to Thursday as several matches went down across different venues in these competitions. Some Super Eagles Players were active in these tournaments as they performed brilliantly for their various teams in helping them secure important victories against different opponents.

  11 months ago ago
Five Nigerian Players That Performed Well For Their Various Teams In The UCL And UEL This Week

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Why Victor Osimhen Should Shun Bayern Munich's Reported Interest And Focus On Napoli

It is no surprise that some Nigerian Football players are doing well at the moment, with many on the radar of Europe heavyweights football clubs. In the premier League, the likes of Kelechi Iheanacho and Alex Iwobi are doing well in this early season with their respective clubs, while Ndidi Wilfred and Frank Onyeka have been solid rock in the midfield for Leicester City and Brentford.

  11 months ago ago
Why Victor Osimhen Should Shun Bayern Munich's Reported Interest And Focus On Napoli

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LEI 4-2 MUN: Manchester United Fans Chants Comes Back To Haunt Them In The Leicester Game

Karma visited some Manchester United fans during their crunch game between Leicester City yesterday. During the match, some fans were chanting to Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho as a Manchester City 'reject'. They were referring to Iheanacho's career at City where he was sold off from the club to Leicester.

  11 months ago ago
LEI 4-2 MUN: Manchester United Fans Chants Comes Back To Haunt Them In The Leicester Game

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18 Super Eagles Stars To Watch Out For This Weekend

Domestic actions are set to resume this weekend across top leagues in Europe as the season enters different Match days in different leagues. Below are the Super Eagles players who are expected to be in action for their respective clubs this weekend. 1. Sadiq Umar (Almeria, Spain)

  11 months ago ago
18 Super Eagles Stars To Watch Out For This Weekend

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1 Reason why Leicester Coach Brendan Rodgers may start Kelechi in the EPL match between LEI VS BRET.

The contribution of Leicester City's forward, Kelechi Iheanacho to the number of goals scored by Leicester City via his assists is a bold statement of what Kelechi Iheanacho can help Leicester City achieve if he's included in Leicester City's Coach, Brenda Rodgers starting eleven ahead of Leicester City's English Premier League encounter against Brentford set to be played on Sunday, the 24th of October, 2021.

  11 months ago ago
1 Reason why Leicester Coach Brendan Rodgers may start Kelechi in the EPL match between LEI VS BRET.

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African Connection; Iheanacho-Paston Breaks Limit In Moscow.

Meeting with former teammate and former Nigerian professional footballer Victor Moses in the Group C Europa League encounter, the Leicester City star and Super Eagles player Kelechi Iheanacho made a bilateral strike up with Zambian international Patson Daka, to tear down the Russian club in Moscow. In an intense and entertaining game that saw a 7 goals thriller fly-in in 90 minutes stoppage time, Kelechi Iheanacho and Patson Daka combination were enough to secure all three points for the visiting team and with the duo coming from Africa, the strike-up was indeed an African connection that made the difference in Russia.

  11 months ago ago
African Connection; Iheanacho-Paston Breaks Limit In Moscow.

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Check Out In Form Nigerians In The Top European Leagues.

With Nigerian international and winger Samuel Chukwueze making a return from injury in their La Liga game against Osasuna, to Victor Osimhen putting another master-class didy to put Napoli on top of the log, a lot of things happened in the football world, for the Super Eagles of Nigeria in their respective European clubs, and a public notice of their deeds in the weekend is the ideal thing to do.

  11 months ago ago
Check Out In Form Nigerians In The Top European Leagues.

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Super Eagles star Iheanacho provides two assists to guide Leicester City to 4-3 comeback win in UEL

Super Eagles of Nigeria star Kelechi Iheanacho continued his impressive run for Leicester City football club of England on Wednesday evening, as he inspired them to a remarkable 4-3 away victory over Russian League giants Spartak Moscow football club. The former Manchester City football club star has been exceptional for Leicester City football club since the beginning of the year, and he was able to impress again.

  11 months ago ago
Super Eagles star Iheanacho provides two assists to guide Leicester City to 4-3 comeback win in UEL

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Nigerian stars shine bright in UEFA Europa and Conference League

The third round of group stage matches in both the UEFA Europa League and the newly formed Conference League witnessed a high level of involvement from Nigerian players. 24 Nigerian players featured in either one of the Europa or Conference Leagues for 16 different clubs. This is a report on all 24 players and how they fared on the European stage.

  11 months ago ago
Nigerian stars shine bright in UEFA Europa and Conference League

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JAMIE VARDY'S INJURY: An opportunity for Iheanacho to create a great connection with Patson Daka

Photo Credit: Twitter Leicester City won Brentford 2-1 during their EPL game today. Youri Tielemans and James Maddison helped Brendan Rodgers' boys to get another 3 points after winning Manutd in the last weekend. Jamie Vardy got substituted at half-time, the English striker had a knock and that made Patson Daka to enter the game.

  11 months ago ago
JAMIE VARDY'S INJURY: An opportunity for Iheanacho to create a great connection with Patson Daka

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Super Eagles star extends his impressive form for Leicester as he inspired them to a 2-1 away win

Super Eagles of Nigeria star Kelechi Iheanacho continues his impressive form for Leicester City football club on Sunday, as he played another crucial role in their 2-1 away victory over Brentford FC. The former Manchester City football club star has been superb for the Foxes since the beginning of September, and he was able to impress again, as he guided them to a deserved victory.

  11 months ago ago
Super Eagles star extends his impressive form for Leicester as he inspired them to a 2-1 away win