The importance of a goalkeeper in a team cannot be overemphasized, goalkeepers work collectively with defenders to safeguard the ball from hitting the back net. When a team has a competent goalkeeper, the team would hardly concede goals from the opponent.A goalkeeper may be said to keep a clean sheet if they prevent their opponents from scoring any goals during an entire match.
Jay Jay Okocha is one of the greatest football players to have ever played for the Super Eagles of Nigeria. His entertaining way of playing football was able to help him the heart of football lovers all over the world. He did not win any major trophy in his career.
The prestigious European competition known as the Uefa Champions League is a league of its own, considering the glory and joy that comes with winning the trophy. Many players dreams is to become a winner of the trophy during their playing career. However, to win the champions league it takes a maximum team effort to achieve it. The one position people always or most times don't regard is the Goalkeeper, but the influence of the Goalkeeper plays a major and vital role in winning the the trophy. Goalkeepers who
Okocha had a memorable time in Frankfurt, especially when he played against Oliver Kahn who went on to be a Bayern Munich legend. His performance and how he showed Oliver Khan who the boss is with his dribbles is still something that is adorable to watch. The same Okocha played for PSG between 1998-2002, scoring 13 goals in 87 matches plus playing alongside Ronaldinho. These two teams, Bayern and PSG will be facing off in the champions league final in Lisbon and the former Parisian player will be hoping his
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The unique goal scored by Austin Okocha against Oliver Khan is still the most spectacular and memorable in the history of German football After he dribbled and mesmerized the defenders, he then kicked the ball beyond the goalkeeper's reach. Jurgen Klopp, the one-time manager of Liverpool has described Austin Okocha's outstanding goal against celebrated Oliver Kahn in 1993 as the most wonderful goal in the history of German football. He said, " That goal scored by Austin Okocha is the most memorable goal in the
Let's enjoy these 15 funny pictures of football and laugh away our sorrows and anxiety. Liverpool after Man city defeat. this is how you stop Messi. When Naira Marley plays football, this is how he will score. The biggest dick in football history. Dejon v Xabi Alonso. This picture is well know by many, it was taken at 2010 world cup final in South Africa, where Spain won it Ah this picture is some how I don't know, it seems they both enjoy it, just look at their faces it shows how so much in love they are. Wake
Watch throwback video of how Okocha disgraced the best goalkeeper, Oliver Khan Nigerian footballer legend, Austin Jay Jay Okocha is one of the greatest footballer from Africa. He is a favourite of many football lovers and a mentor to many footballers. During his time of playing football, he played in the German league amongst other leagues. People love to tease that "he was so good, that's why he was named twice". Among the major things Okocha can be remembered is the event he had with the then best goalkeeper
John Chukwudi Utaka, popularly known as 'Utaka the Attacker Turaya', popularized by popular Yoruba artiste, Babatunde Omidina, Baba Suwe, is a Super Eagles striker. Utaka also featured for clubs in the mould of Enugu Rangers, Arab Contractors, Ismaily, Al-Sadd, RC Lens, Rennes, Portsmouth, Montpellier Sivasspor, Aswan and Sedan. He is renowned for scoring consecutive hattricks in two matches against Lens and Lyon, and as a result received the L'Équipe's player of the month award. He went on to score ten go
Perhaps the legend of Austin Jay Jay Okocha may never have been written if not for a totally unplanned chance event which none of the characters involved at the time knew would blossom in later years. An impressionable but very talented 17-year old Okocha, who was on the books of Enugu Rangers at the same time with his older brother Emmanuel, inexplicably got the chance to go to Germany in 1990. Emmanuel, his older brother, had an invitation for trials in Germany but was in the Super Eagles team which ul
Check Out these Amazing Football Pictures That are Worth Putting in a Gallery. - 17-year-Old Pele in tears after leading his team World Cup Glory in 1958. - Lionel Messi Celebrating his Final minutes winner against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabéu. - Ole Gunner Solskjaer(Baby Face) scored the last minute goal that made Manchester United won the Champions League and treble in, 1999. He is now the Manchester United Coach. - Leicester City win the 2015-16 Leicester City win the 2015-16 Premier League title to
Hello guys, welcome to TheFusion article. If you are not following me kindly press the follow button to do so. Just like the way a player is been given the Golden Boot for being the highest goal scorer in the tournament and also the way a player is been given the Golden Ball award for being the best player of the tournament, goalkeepers are also awarded with Golden Glove. The Golden Glove Award is awarded to the best goalkeeper of the tournament. The FIFA Technical Study Group recognises the top goalkeeper of
Thank you all for clicking my article, and I hope you enjoy it. I have been comparing players together, but I noticed something I have been comparing players that are active. So I decided to compare two of football legends and idol together. I will be comparing Ronaldinho and Jay Jay Okocha, two of football most skillful players ever. I will be comparing them using their career stats and their FIFA rating for Icon players.. I will start with Jay Jay Okocha, the Nigeria skillful, sensational midfield
FC Bayern Munich's goalkeeper, Manuel Neuer, who doubles as the club's skipper (captain), after last night's victory over Hertha BSC, in the German Bundesliga, has overthrown Oliver Khan to the title of Bundesliga's most clean sheets holder. Manual Neuer, after last night's 5:0 flawless victory against Hertha BSC, his clean sheets tally increased from two hundred and four (204), Olivier Khan's all-time total tally, to two hundred and five (5).
Austin Okocha's goal against Oliver Khan remains most spectacular in the history of German football. Liverpool football club boss Jurgen Klopp made the assertion about the Nigerian football icon Austin Okocha dribbled Karlsruher's football defend players before eventually putting the ball beyond Oliver Khan's reach Liverpool football club manager Jurgen Klopp has described Austin Okocha's stunning goal against legendary Oliver Kahn in the year 1993 as the most spectacular goal in the history of German footb
There are certain numbers on the football jerseys that are classified as iconic numbers. Talking about numbers ranging from one(1) to eleven (11). Regarding these iconic shirt numbers, it is however required that only the best football players are eligible to use such shirt numbers. So, in relation to this article, I have compiled some of the best football players which I thought were suppose to play for each of these shirt numbers. Lets quickly look at them 1. For Shirt Number 1: Iker Casillas, Oliver Khan
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp acknowledged Jay-Jay Okocha's wonder goal against Legendary goalkeeper Oliver Kahn in 1993 as the most spectacular in German football history. Okocha who was then playing for Eintracht Frankfurt during the 1992/1993 Bundesliga season came on in the second half, dazzled defenders with his magical movement before sloting the ball past Oliver Khan who was in goal for Karlsruher. Okocha's goal made it 3-1 as Frankfurt won the game. Many Football magazines voted the goal as the bes
In the history of German football, the Austin Okocha's goal against the Oliver Khan remains the most memorable, the most spectacular and the most fantastic. No African footballer has earned such an honor. The goal made the list of the best 50 goals according to FIFA judgment and assessment. The popular Nigerian football legend, Austin Okocha had jokingly said in an interview that the reason he made sure he dribble the Europeans while playing football against them was that the Europeans are racists and the level
In this article we will be looking at some Iconic players when it comes in football. Let see the players that make up each position Let see which players that make up the list for each Position Keeper Oliver Khan will stay at the post and make things happen for the team, he is one of the best in that position, what he has done is great and his legacy will prevail. Defenders Roberto Carlos, Puyol, Beckenbauer and Cafu are be the Selected defenders that make things happen for the team expect great outings from
Klopp hails Jay Jay Okocha’s impact on German football The current Liverpool head coach Jurgen Klopp hailed Nigeria's football legend, jay jay Rocha. He said the Football superstar helped Bundesliga football. According to the UK Guardian Klopp said that okocha netted most of the beautiful goals ever recorded in Bundesliga football history, He also emphasized Okocha’s dazzling goal in the 1992/1993 season, when he played for Frankfurt against Karlsruher. Okocha dribbled past almost all the defenders an
Football is of course the world's most popular game which combines strength, speed and skills. There are many things you don't know about the beautiful game. Here is a list of 20 Interesting Facts about this amazing sport you might not know. 1. Football was invented in China nearly 476 B.C. 2. Football players run an average of 9.65km, during every game. 3. 80% of the world's footballs are manufactured in Pakistan. 4. Football is the most watched and most played sport on Earth. 5. Only Americans and Canadia