Please before proceeding, do me a favour and click on the follow button above and don't forget to like my post and comment so as not to miss updates from me. Lukman Abdulkarim Haruna is a Nigerian footballer who plays as a midfielder, for FC Ararat Yerevan. He was born on the 4th December in 1990 and he is currently 29 Years old. He is commonly known for winning the U-17 World Cup with the Nigerian National Team in 2007. His team comprised of the likes of Macaulay Chrisantus, Rabiu Ibrahim and Sani Kaita. He
With many European topflight leagues off actions at the weekend owing to the International break, some topflight and lower division sides in big leagues were in action. Below are Nigerian stars who were on parade for their various clubsides at the weekend. 1. Macaulay Chrisantus (Jaro, Finland)qq
Most Nigerian sports fan will now only remember him by his name, Most people do not know how he looks anymore. Footballing career can be a tricky career path, Not only does one need Talent, sometimes, a player needs the total package to be able to reach his full potential and become a football star. Talent, right management, good choices, good managers, right mentality. Chrisantus had some of the above qualities but lacked some also. Macaulay Chrisantus now plays for Hetten, a club in the Saudi Arabia footb
If you are a lover of football, you will agree with me that 13 years ago after watching Macaulay Chrisantus play, you were left in high hopes that Nigeria has finally gotten a goal poacher who would replaced veteran forward Julius Agahahowa. Chrisantus who showed that he is lethal and promising attacker with great skill with the ball, he was exceptional with his height and was a nightmare for defenders at the 2007 FIFA U17 world cup tournament. Despite being 16 years of age at that time, he was already a world
Please before you move on, I'd like you to click on the follow icon, so as no to miss any of much updates. Macaulay Chrisantus was born 20 August 1990 in Abuja, Nigeria, he is a Nigerian professional footballer who currently plays for Hetten as a striker. Macaulay Chrisantus was the highest goal scorer in the U17 FIFA World Cup, he became famous after his achievement in the tournament. He won the golden boot of the tournament, he made a promising start in the tournament and ending the tournament with a wonderful
13 years after emerging top goal scorer at the U17- how has Macauley Chrisantus's career panned out?
Macaulay Chrisantus was one of the shinning lights at the 2007 FIFA U17 World Cup in South Korea. The Abuja born striker scored 7 times as the Golden Eaglet of Nigeria claimed it's third world title at U17 level. Since claiming the golden boot award, Chrisantus career had dwindled failing to live up to expectation representing14 clubs in the last 13 years. After several offers from top European clubs, he joined Hamburg in 2007 appearing for the reserve team 14 times with 4 goals to his credit. Chrisantus was
Regardless the international break that had less actions across top European topflight leagues, Nigerian born and eligible players made the headlines as their efforts propelled their sides to big wins at the weekend. Here are the outstanding Nigerian born and eligible players who were on the score sheet for their various foreign clubs.
It was Sunday, the 9th of September, 2007. Nigeria's Golden Eaglets, led by the late Yemi Tella, were to take on Spain in the FIFA u-17 World Cup final in South Korea. The Eaglets, who were without captain Lukman Haruna for the final, were looking to win the trophy for the third time against the Spanish side that had a certain David de Gea but were without leading goalscorer, Borjan Krkic. It was a long road to the final as the Golden Eaglets topped a group containing France, Japan and Haiti, beating all three
The FIFA under 17 world cup is a great tournament that have produced many stars round the world In Nigeria, the likes of John Obi Mikel, Isaac promise, Macaulay Chrisantus, Kelechi Iheanacho and Victor Osimhen are all product of the FIFA under 17 world cup We look at some players many people may not know they played the FIFA under 17 tournament The 2003 FIFA under 17 world cup was held in Finland and Brazil won the tournament as Nigeria could not make it pass the group stage The tournament produced the like