MOYES: WE'D BE HAPPY FOR LINGARD TO STAY David Moyes says West Ham would be happy for Jesse Lingard to make his loan deal a permanent transfer, should the player wish to at end of the season.REAL MADRID EYE STERLING Raheem Sterling is back on Real Madrid's transfer radar with the England international struggling for starts at Manchester City in recent weeks, according to the Daily Star.
Many Nigerians are tearing Europe apart this season, from Victor Oshimen to Kelechi Iheanacho.Without any doubt, this 2020/2021 season is looking promising for Nigerian players abroad especially the attackers who are having an excellent season for their various clubs.Kelechi Iheanacho is running riot in the English Premier League, Paul Onuachu is doing it big in the Belgian League while Victor Oshimen is representing very well in the Italian Serie A.
The hope of the first African European highest goal scorer in a season was dashed yesterday when a Nigerian striker, Paul Onuachu's brace was not enough to stop Robert Lewandowski in this year Golden Boot race. The Polish has scored thirty-five goals for a German Bundesliga side, Bayern Munich. Paul Onuachu is now out of the European Golden Boot race having played his last match for this season. Though Jupiler pro league is still on with one round of matches, Paul Onuachu's Genk are done for the season. The
Nigerian players aboard have continued to make the country proud, as they trying to break boundaries in Europe and their League, one of those players is Paul Onuachu. Super Eagles Striker, Paul Onuachu was part of the game yesterday, as Genk lost against Antwerp at Bosuilstadion (Antwerp Home) by 3 goals to two. Paul Onuachu opened the scoreline in the 22nd minutes. He netted against through penalty in 64th minutes. He was substituted in the 67 minutes, as Didier Lamkel Ze pull one back for home team. Dieumerci
After yesterday's match Paul Onuachu waited for another twenty-four hours to be crowned as the top scorer of the Jupiler league. This is because his rivals were among those playing their match today as Belgian Football Authority did not order clubs to play contemporaneous games. After the match, Paul Onuachu remains the goal king as his two rivals failed to score. Here is all his goals this season: SV Zulte Waregem 1:2 Genk ⚽ K. Beerschot 5:2 Genk ⚽ Genk 3:1 KV Mechelen ⚽⚽ Genk 2:2 KV Oostende ⚽⚽
Nigerian players; especially the strikers are enjoying a phenomenal season across Europe.While the weekend was used in celebrating the heroics of Kelechi Iheanacho for Leicester City, Samuel Chukweze for Villarreal and even Paul Onuachu for Genk, another Nigerian striker has given extra reason for the celebrations to continue.
With four months of football having already been played in 2021, here are the 5 leading Nigerian goalscorers in Europe's top tier leagues so far in this calendar year, with Terem Moffi on second spot.Terem Moffi has been in excellent form, having already scored 9 goals in the French Ligue 1 for Lorient.
Ebere Paul Onuachu was born 28 May 1994 and he is a Nigerian professional footballer who also plays for Belgian club Genk. Paul plays for Nigeria national team, as a forward. Paul Onuachu celebrates after scoring a goal: Paul Onuachu was on target for the 29th time for the Genk in the Belgian topflight division. The Super Eagles forward has now scored 30 goals in all competitions as his team sit on the 3rd position of the league table. Paul Onuachu was on 27 league goals before the game became more serious
The 2020/2021 football season is round off with less than six weeks to go, clubs will be on the lookout for players they can hire to make their team stronger and better against next season because of their impressive performance. The season has been a good season so far for some Nigerian players, both home and Abroad. The likes of Kelechi Iheanacho and Zaidi Sanusi of Leicester City and Porto FC are having a great season. The latter just signed Porto last season after an impressive season with Santa Clara
Super Eagles star Paul Onuachu grabs his 31st goal of the season for Genk with brace against Royal Antwerp on Saturday night. Paul Onuachu scored his first goal in 24th minutes of the encounter after collecting a beautiful pass from his teammate. The 26-year-old was on target again in the second half of the match to put his side 2-0 up against their hosts. The brace took Onuachu's tally this season to 31 in 35 matches in all competitions for both club and country. He has 28 goals in the Belgian jupiler
Paul Onuachu is still focused on KRC Genk despite all the interest from clubs in Europe.The striker is a seriously wanted man all over Europe and it could be an intense battle as clubs are set to battle for his signature during the summer.The likes of Lazio and Atalanta were linked with his signature in the past.
The super eagles of Nigeria continues to improve under Gernot Rohr as they have qualified for next year's African Cup of nation.The super eagles are currently ranked 32nd on the latest FIFA rankings after their back to back wins in last months international break.The super eagles of Nigeria currently have many inform players like Kelechi Iheanacho, Victor Oshimhen, Paul Onuachu, Winifred Ndidi, Joe Aribo, Sanusi e.t c are all performing well in their respective clubs.
Favourites to win the African Cup of Nations in Cameroon, the Super Eagles have won 65% of their games under Gernot Rohr and are currently ranked third in the continent by the latest Fifa ranking. Yet the most competitive area where nobody is untouchable is the team main striker. Although, the team attack is being occupied by the likes of Victor Osimhen, Paul Onuachu and Kelechi Iheanacho. But with the recent free scoring form of other Nigerian strikers in Europe and Victor Osimhen less convincing display in
Belgium Pro League giants KRC Genk football club have reacted after Super Eagles of Nigeria striker Paul Ebere Onuachu netted his 31st goal of the season, in his team's 4-1 derby home victory over over St. Truiden FC at Luminous Arena on Sunday evening.The former FC Midtjylland football club of Denmark striker has been firing from all cylinders for the former Belgium Pro League champions, and he was able to continue his excellent performance on Sunday, as he scored his team's last goal of the game in their impressive victory.
Nigerian players all over the world have already made an impact in where they are plying their trade.Belgium league is one league in Europe that most Nigerian players have made an impact on.The league has also served as an eldorado for Nigerian players.This has paid club that signed Nigerian players in the league as the league remains the only league in Europe with three Nigerians finishing the season as the highest goal scorer.
Thirteen years after Joseph Akpala emerged the highest goal scorer in the Jupiler league, another Nigerian has won it again. Paul Onuachu has outscored everybody in the Belgian league thus winning the top scorers of the league this season. He scored a total of twenty-nine goals. He is now the third Nigerian to have won it in the Belgian league. The previous winners being Tosin Dosummuin the 2005/2006 season andJoseph Akpalain the 2007/2008 season. They scored eighteen goals each in the aforementioned years.
Leagues across Europe witnessed goals scored by Nigerian players.The players but one were invited to the just concluded African Cup of Nations qualifier.They are Joseph Aribo of Rangers, Terem Moffi of FC Lorient, Paul Onuachu of Genk, Victor Osimhen of Napoli and Kelechi Iheanacho of Leicester City.
Super Eagles dazzler, Paul Onuachu was yet again impressive for John van den Brom's Genk football team as they played their 34th league game of the current campaign against Frank Vercauteren led Royal Antwerp FC at the Bosuil Stadion. The 26 years old Super Eagles forward enigma was part of the squad fielded by the visiting team of the night following his outstanding performance for the club this season across all competitions. Paul Onuachu has been a key figure in the squad paraded by John van den Brom and
Chelsea football club is an English club based in London and participate in the premier league.Currently they are fifth in the premier league table.Chelsea lack the kind of striker with that finishing touches on the opponents half and have been in the lookout for one.They are said to be chasing the signature of Erling Halland of Borussia Dortmund, but his price tag and wage demand might make them change their mind and go for another striker.
Following the conclusion of games played at the weekend in some of the Leagues in Europe, six Nigerian Players were on the score sheet for their respective club's.Leading the cast of players who scored was Kelechi Iheanacho.The former Manchester City forward continued his good patch of form in front of goal, scoring twice in Leicester's 3-2 to West Ham United.