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4 French Players That Are Originally From Nigeria (Photos)

1. Michael Olise Michael Olise is a French professional soccer player who currently plays for the English club, Crystal Palace, and the France national junior team as a centre midfielder or winger. Olise started his playing career with the youth teams of Chelsea and Manchester City before moving to Reading in 2018 at the age of 17 and played with the youth team of the club.

  2 months ago ago
4 French Players That Are Originally From Nigeria (Photos)

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4 French Players That Are Originally From Nigeria (Photos)

1. Michael Olise Michael Olise is a French professional soccer currently playing as an attacking midfieder for Crystal Palace. Four months ago, he was nominated for the the English Football League Championship's Young Player of the Year. He was signed by the English club, Crystal Palace, last month.

  3 months ago ago
4 French Players That Are Originally From Nigeria (Photos)

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Meet the former Golden Eaglets Nigerian midfielder who made the Team of the Week in Sweden

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.

  2 months ago ago
Meet the former Golden Eaglets Nigerian midfielder who made the Team of the Week in Sweden

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Three European Stars Who Should Switch International Allegiance To Nigeria Ahead Of The World Cup

The 2022 FIFA World Cup will take place in Qatar towards the end of next year. This will give Nigerian players the chance to make Africa proud at the global stage. There are already so many talented football players who represent the Super Eagles of Nigeria. However, we need to bring in more players in order to shine at the World Cup next year.

  2 months ago ago
Three European Stars Who Should Switch International Allegiance To Nigeria Ahead Of The World Cup

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CHE VS CRY: Check Out What Patrick Vieira Said Ahead Of Tomorrow's Clash

Crystal Palace manager, Patrick Vieira has held his pre-match press conference ahead of their trip to Stamford Bridge tomorrow. photo credits: Getty Images The former New York City FC and Nice manager will be having his first taste of the Premier League as a coach after having a great career when he was a player at Arsenal FC.

  3 months ago ago
CHE VS CRY: Check Out What Patrick Vieira Said Ahead Of Tomorrow's Clash

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Nigerian star becomes the first teenager to score for Crystal Palace FC in the EPL since 1998

Nigerian youngster Michael Olise has set a new record after coming from the bench to score a beautiful goal for Crystal Palace football club, in their 2-2 draw against Leicester City FC on Sunday. The former Reading football club star was dropped to the bench by coach Patrick Vieira, and he was able to impress after being introduced to the pitch in the second half.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian star becomes the first teenager to score for Crystal Palace FC in the EPL since 1998

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4 Possible International Destinations For Michael Olise

It will expected that a host of potential countries will be all scrambling to secure the international future of Crystal Palace playmaker Michael Olise. Here's a list of interested parties and the suitability of Olise playing for them. Algeria At this stage, the switch that would appear most logical to the winger is linking up with Algeria.

  2 months ago ago
4 Possible International Destinations For Michael Olise

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Nigeria Prospect Holds EPL Fans Spell-bound With His Deft Touch On The Ball (Photo)

Crystal Palace attacking midfelder, Michael Olise is one of prodigiously talented teenagers currently making waves in the English Premier League. On Friday, September 11, the left-footed 19-year-old who can play as a centre midfielder, attacking midfielder or winger showed he is one for the future, mesmerizing fans with his deft touch on the ball during a Premier League game week 4 fixture involving his team and Tottenham Hotspur at Selhurst Park, London.

  2 months ago ago
Nigeria Prospect Holds EPL Fans Spell-bound With His Deft Touch On The Ball (Photo)

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Iheanacho And Awoniyi Score: How Nigerian Players Performed In Europe On Sunday

Nigerian players were in action for their various clubs in Europe on Sunday. We take a look at how some of them performed Frank Onyeka was replaced by Mads Bistrup in Brentford's sensational 2-1 victory over West Ham. The Nigerian midfielder has been consistent for Thomas Frank's team and he put in a decent shift for the EPL newcomers

  2 months ago ago
Iheanacho And Awoniyi Score: How Nigerian Players Performed In Europe On Sunday

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The 19-Year-Old EPL Midfielder Who Scored Against Leicester Should Be Convinced To Play For Nigeria

In recent years, the Nigerian National team has been in search of midfielders like Jay-Jay Okocha, Kanu, and John Mikel Obi, who are capable of scoring goals and creating chances. Therefore, this article will be focusing on Michael Olise, who was impressive against Leicester City.

  2 months ago ago
The 19-Year-Old EPL Midfielder Who Scored Against Leicester Should Be Convinced To Play For Nigeria

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Nigerian player Power Ranking in the Premier League so far this season

11. Michael Olise Olise had fitness issues at the start of this season but returned to action sooner than expected. A new arrival in the Premier League from Reading. So far, he’s been used sparingly by Crystal Palace, making just two appearances from the bench and getting 13 minutes of action.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian player Power Ranking in the Premier League so far this season

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CRY 2-2 LEI: Kelechi Iheanancho Deserves More Playing Time In Leicester City This Season.

Kelechi Iheanacho returned to the starting lineup for Leicester City today when they travelled to face Crystal Palace at the Selhurst Park Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The Super Eagles Striker displayed a brilliant performance in today's match as he scored a goal in Leicester City's 2-2 with Crystal Palace.

  2 months ago ago
CRY 2-2 LEI: Kelechi Iheanancho Deserves More Playing Time In Leicester City This Season.

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Super Eagles Target Comes From The Bench To Score His First Premier League Goal For Crystal Palace

Week 7 of the English Premier League has ended and while many would take Liverpool and Manchester City's collision as the highlight of the week, Many Nigerians home and in diaspora, welcomed the sight of one of their own Michael Olise, netting from the bench, his first PL goal of the season.

  2 months ago ago
Super Eagles Target Comes From The Bench To Score His First Premier League Goal For Crystal Palace

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Ten (10) Youngsters That Are Wearing The Famous Number 7 Shirt For Their Club

They are some youngsters who were given the iconic number 7 shirt at their club due to their performances and the bright future ahead of them. I will be showing you the 10 players that wear the famous number seven shirt for their club. 1.Kylian Mbappe / Bukayo Saka

  2 months ago ago
Ten (10) Youngsters That Are Wearing The Famous Number 7 Shirt For Their Club

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Varane, Sancho, Ramos: Checkout The Top 20 Deals Of The 2021 Summer Transfer Window So Far

After a slow start thanks to a busy few months of international football, the summer transfer window has now well and truly burst into life and in full swing. Some major transfers have already taken place across the footballing world, with a few having the potential to be landmark transfers for the clubs involved.

  4 months ago ago
Varane, Sancho, Ramos: Checkout The Top 20 Deals Of The 2021 Summer Transfer Window So Far

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4 Footballers who are eligible to play for Nigeria and two other countries

In the past, William Troost-Ekong, Leon Balogun, Ola Aina and Tyrone Ebuehi switched alligiences from their European nations for Super Eagles and more recently Maduka Okoye, Joe Aribo and Kevin Akpoguma - who are current squad members. Ademetan Abayomi takes a look at four Players who are eligible to play for Nigeria and two other countries.

  3 months ago ago
4 Footballers who are eligible to play for Nigeria and two other countries

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Kelechi Iheanacho Scores on his Birthday as Leicester draw 2:2 against Crystal Palace.

Leicester threw a two-goal lead as Crystal Palace rallied to tie the Foxes at Selhurst Park. After going 2-0 down at halftime, substitute teenager Michael Olise scored a goal for Palace with a brilliant volley that outscored Kasper Schmeichel. Former Leicester player Jeffrey Schlupp added a second just 48 seconds after his introduction, and surpassed Schmeichel with just the second touch from him.

  2 months ago ago
Kelechi Iheanacho Scores on his Birthday as Leicester draw 2:2 against Crystal Palace.

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Opinion: Strongest Possible Crystal Palace Line Up To Defeat Chelsea This Weekend

Crystal Palace will be playing Chelsea in their first game of the new season on Saturday 14 August 2021 at Stamford Bridge. And as such, a lot of actions are expected to be displayed since it is their first game of the season. So far so good, Crystal Palace have secured the services of eight players namely; Marc Guehi, Joachim Andersen, Michael Olise, Remi Matthews, Jacob Montes, Connor Gallagher, Reece Hannam and Jaroslaw Jach.

  3 months ago ago
Opinion: Strongest Possible Crystal Palace Line Up To Defeat Chelsea This Weekend

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Nigerian prospect makes Premier League debut as Crystal Palace stun Spurs

Michael Olise made his senior Crystal Palace debut during the club's 3-0 victory over 10-man Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday in the Premier League. The Nigeria eligible youngster, who will celebrate his 20th birthday in December came on in the final few minutes of the Premier League encounter, when he replaced Ghana International Jordan Ayew.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian prospect makes Premier League debut as Crystal Palace stun Spurs

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Chelsea player joins Crystal Palace

Connor Gallagher joins Crystal Palace on loan Crystal palace are delighted to announce the signing of Conor Gallagher on a one-year loan from Chelsea. The 21 year old arrives after a first full season of premier league football at Westbromwich Albion where he scored twice and assisted twice in 32 appearances.

  4 months ago ago
Chelsea player joins Crystal Palace