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CAFCC: Enyimba To Meet Egyptian Club in Quarterfinal

Enyimba FC have been drawn with Pyramids FC of Egypt in the quarterfinals of the CAF Confederation Cup.The draw was done on Friday afternoon, two days after the group stages were completed The Nigerian giants played against North African teams; ES Setif of Algeria and Ahly Benghazi of Libya in the group stages and will face another North African side Enyimba qualified from a tough group with 9 points, all from home victories and they finished as group winners, after a dramatic late winner against Orlando Pirates of South Africa on Wednesday.

  1 year ago ago
CAFCC: Enyimba To Meet Egyptian Club in Quarterfinal

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CAF Confederation: Super Eagles Player Scores But Not Enough As Enyimba Crashes

It's the end of the road for Enyimba FC of Aba in this year CAF Confederation cup.The club was held to 1-1 draw by Pyramids FC of Egypt in a match on Sunday afternoon in Aba. Having lost the first leg of the in Egypt by 4-1, Nigeria's representative needs three clear goals to qualify but could only manage a 1-1 draw, losing 5-2 on aggregate.

  1 year ago ago
CAF Confederation: Super Eagles Player Scores But Not Enough As Enyimba Crashes

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Best Odds For 17th Dec 2019

England League Cup -Aston Villa vs Liverpool - 2 and over 1.5 Egypt Premier League - Pyramids FC vs El Gounah - 1X and over 1.5 Wales Premier League - Bala Town vs Penybont - 1 and over 1.5 Oman Professional League - Dhofar vs Mirbat - 1X and over 1.5 Germany Bundesliga - FC Augsburg vs Fortuna Dusseldorf - 1X and over 1.5 Portugal Fa Cup - Varzim vs Anadia - 1X and over 1.5 Portugal Fa Cup - Marinhense vs Rio Ave - X2 and over 1.5 FIFA Club World Cup - Flamengo vs Al-Hilal Saudi FC - 1 and over 1.5

  3 years ago ago
Best Odds For 17th Dec 2019

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Done Deals: 100% Completed Transfer Done Deals For Today, Check Out Who Your Team Have Signed

Royal Antwerp Royal Antwerp have signed Peruvian midfielder Cristian Benavente on a season-long loan from Pyramids FC. Tottenham Vinicius to Tottenham is also official. €3m loan, €45m buy option, medicals today, contract until June 2025. Here we go confirmed. Western United Western United is pleased to announce the signing of Olyroo Lachlan Wales. Wales joins on a two-year deal that will see him wear green and black until at least the end of the 2021/22 season. The 22-year old said he was looking forward

  2 years ago ago
Done Deals: 100% Completed Transfer Done Deals For Today, Check Out Who Your Team Have Signed

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Rangers halt Pyramids 10 match winning streak in Cairo

Enugu Rangers made history on Sunday as they grinded out a famous 1-0 win over Pyramids FC in the Matchday five of CAF Confederation Cup match in Cairo.  Ifeanyi George's 74th minute strike gave the Nigerian side a lifeline to book a place in the quarterfinals going into the final match of the group stage. The victory from the match played at June 30 Stadium in Cairo also ended Pyramids' unbeaten spell on the continent with 10 matches. The defeat did not however, stopped the Egyptian side a passage to the

  2 years ago ago
Rangers halt Pyramids 10 match winning streak in Cairo

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The top ten football cities to visit

Football is the most popular sport on the planet and is played in every continent and country. For many fans, for whom football is their national sport, football is more than just a sport though, it’s a way of life. So what are the best soccier cities in the world? We decided to take a list at ten cities who live and breathe football on a daily basis that you should definitely visit if you get the chance. Here are our best football cities.   10 best football cities in the world:   10. Cairo Cairo is one

  2 years ago ago
The top ten football cities to visit

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CAFCC: Four Super Eagles Players That Will Help Enyimba Qualified For Semifinal Against Pyramids FC

Nigerian most successful Football Club, Enyimba of Aba will today play one of their difficult games on the continent, as they face Egyptian side, Pyramids FC, in the first leg of the 2020/21 CAF Confederation Cup quarterfinal match. The People’s Elephant, lost the first leg which was played at the 30 June Stadium, by 4-1 after scoring the first goal of the match.

  1 year ago ago
CAFCC: Four Super Eagles Players That Will Help Enyimba Qualified For Semifinal Against Pyramids FC

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Enigmatic Enugu Rangers Do The Unthinkable In Egypt

Nigeria’s Enugu Rangers on Sunday became the first club to beat the rave of the moment, Pyramids FC of Egypt. The Nigerian side, against all odds and expectations beat their hosts 1-0 in the Match Day 5 of the CAF Confederations Cup match played at the Air Defence Stadium. A much needed goal was to kick off their group stage campaign was scored by Ifeanyi George scored in the 73rd minute. It is not just the first win for Rangers, it is the first time ever that Rangers have won a match in Egypt. The NPFL

  2 years ago ago
Enigmatic Enugu Rangers Do The Unthinkable In Egypt

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CAFCC: Super Eagles Striker Backs Enyimba To Overcome Pyramids Challenge

Super Eagles B forward, Tosin Omoyele has backed his team, Enyimba International for a win as they face Egyptian League top side, Pyramids FC in the quarterfinals of the CAF Confederation Cup.The People’s Elephant and Pyramids will lock horns at the the 30 June Stadium as they wrestle for the maximum three points in the first leg of the knockout phase of the second tier CAF competition which will kick off by 5pm later this evening.

  1 year ago ago
CAFCC: Super Eagles Striker Backs Enyimba To Overcome Pyramids Challenge

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Opinion: Mario Balotelli "the new sphinx"

Mario Balotelli, the new sphinx Pyramids FC continues its irresistible ascent. The club of Assiout would consider concluding a flamboyant Mercato with the signature of the Italian star, Mario Balotelli. Never before seen on the continent. Last month, the defeat in the final of CAF marked a brief halt for Pyramids FC. The Egyptian club ended a season on the third step of the national podium, still very far from the giant Al Ahly but only a stone's throw away from Zamalek and a first qualification in the Champions

  2 years ago ago
Opinion: Mario Balotelli

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Pyramids FC: A Story of Money, Respect, Power And Regional Politics

The 2018 summer transfer window was witness to some major deals.Cristiano Ronaldo to Juventus, Riyad Mahrez to Manchester City, and so on.While the big European league’s usual suspects were in the thick of it, another team caught the attention of many: Pyramids FC, a brand new club from Egypt, who set a new expenditure record for an African team and has one of the most extravagant football stories of the year 2018.

  1 year ago ago
Pyramids FC: A Story of Money, Respect, Power And Regional Politics

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Acid test against Egypt’s Pyramids FC awaits new Rangers coach

A baptism of fire against Egypt’s rising powerhouse, Pyramids, in the 2019/20 Caf Confederation Cup Group Stage, on Sunday, will be the first assignment for the new coach of Enugu Rangers. Caretaker coach, Benedict Ugwu, led Rangers to the Group Stage, but will be unavailable for the assignment following his dismissal. Ugwu was relieved of his duties after newly promoted Akwa Starlets left with a surprise 2-0 win in their first ever visit to the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium as a top flight side. It was the seco

  3 years ago ago
Acid test against Egypt’s Pyramids FC awaits new Rangers coach

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CAF Confederation Cup: Enugu Rangers vs Pyramids FC Preview

Enugu Rangers are set to resume their continental campaign in the CAF Confederation Cup with the group stage fixtures getting underway this weekend. The seven-time Nigeria Professional Football League champions are placed in Group A alongside Mauritanian side, Nouadhibou, and Egyptian teams Pyramids FC and Al Masry SC. Enugu Rangers team. Photo Credit: CAF Media Enugu Rangers start the group stage proceedings with a home game against highflying Pyramids FC at the Nnamdi Azikwe Stadium. Confusion rocked the

  3 years ago ago
CAF Confederation Cup: Enugu Rangers vs Pyramids FC Preview

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Egyptian Lesson For Nigerian Football

I The club which ousted Enyimba Int'l FC in the CAF Confederations Cup, Pyramids FC of Egypt landed in the country in their own private jet with a bold inscription of the club's logo on the aircraft.Yes, the club owns a private jet.

  1 year ago ago
Egyptian Lesson For Nigerian Football

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MY NPFL SERIES: Now that the gun powder has exploded, who is next?

Recall last week Friday I wrote about the head coaches whose club is struggling in Nigerian professional football league NPFL with the article; who sits on the gun powder? http://opr.news/s2eec95a4191122en_ng Few hours later, news filtered about the suspension of Enugu Rangers head coach Benedict 'Surugede' Ugwu after matchday 5 of the NPFL. According to reports, management of the Flying Antelopes announced the indefinite suspension of Benedict Ugwu and his entire backroom staff before the final whistle of

  3 years ago ago
MY NPFL SERIES: Now that the gun powder has exploded, who is next?

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Former U23 Captain Reveals Jay-Jay Okocha Influence On Ex-Man City Star Robinho

Former Nigeria U-23 Eagles captain Azubuike Okechukwu has made an interesting revelation about the influence of Nigeria football icon Austin 'Jay-Jay' Okocha on former Real Madrid and Manchester City forward Robinho. Okechukwu is teammates with the Brazilian at Turkish side Istanbul Basaksehir and spoke to Channels Television on Wednesday how he relates with the South American and how Okocha came into the picture. "Watching Robinho on television as I did some years ago is different from playing with him a

  2 years ago ago
Former U23 Captain Reveals Jay-Jay Okocha Influence On Ex-Man City Star Robinho