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Meet Okemmiri Ogbonnaya the Nigerian Footballer who plays with one eye

How much did you know about the Nigerian football team, have you heard or seen the defender of the national team that has only one functioning eye. Okemmiri Ogbonnaya was born on the 13th of June 1986, he play as a defender in the left-back position of a national club. He has won the CAF Champions League twice, and plays for the Sand Eagles. And was previously playing for the Kwara United left-back, he has several silverware both to his name and that of his club, in the Nigerian premier league and on a national

  1 year ago ago
Meet Okemmiri Ogbonnaya the Nigerian Footballer who plays with one eye

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Portugal outclassed Nigeria in a world cup game

The Portuguese beach national team recorded a 10-1 win over the Sand Eagles of Nigeria in world cup game. The sand Eagles of Nigeria who is the most successful team in Africa with 6 world cup appearance began like a house on fire when Abu Azeez struck home towards the end of the first period.  Portugal responded instantly when Belchior cleverly converted from a corner kick beating Danjuma Paul at the far corner before current world player of the year, Jordan Santos increased the tally for the Portuguese. 

  2 years ago ago
Portugal outclassed Nigeria in a world cup game

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You will not believe what governor Sanwo-Olu did at Copa Lagos

The executive governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu was present on the final day of the 2019 Copa Lagos, and the number one citizen of the State did something beautiful when he walked off the pitch after group photographs with the Sand Eagles of Nigeria and the world champions Brazil. Sanwo-Olu honoured the invitation to be present at the 2019 Copa Lagos, and he was led to the field to give handshakes to the players of both teams, and he also took photographs with the Nigeria team and Braz

  2 years ago ago
You will not believe what governor Sanwo-Olu did at Copa Lagos

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Sand Eagles Captain, Isiaka Olawale Top Kept Secret Revealed

Sand Eagles Captain, Isiaka Olawale Top Kept Secret Revealed Former Sand Eagles captain, Isiaka Olawale, has told Opera News the secret that has kept him going playing in the Nigerian Leagues for over two decades. Ojigwe as Olawale is fondly called by his admires is one of the most popular, disciplined and successful footballer that played in the Nigerian Leagues with a FA Cup Gold medal, two Beach Soccer AFCON Gold medals, two Beach Soccer Golden boots, two Beach Soccer MVP, 1 FIFA Beach Soccer XI, and fou

  2 years ago ago
Sand Eagles Captain, Isiaka Olawale Top Kept Secret Revealed

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Sand Eagles coach, Adamu Ejo in cloud nine over Paraguay and Tahiti test matches

The Nigerian beach soccer team, the Super Sand Eagles will play three high profile matches as part of preparation for the 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay. Coach of the team, Audu Adamu Ejo has confirmed that his players are turbo charged for the world cup and would take very good advantage of the test matches. A visibly elated Adamu Ejo also thanked the NFF for the top notch warm up matches. "We are really very happy to be here in Paraguay and I want to thank the Nigeria Football Federation for

  2 years ago ago
Sand Eagles coach, Adamu Ejo in cloud nine over Paraguay and Tahiti test matches

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Nigeria Supersand Eagles Prepares ahead for FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

With the exit of The Golden Eaglets of Nigeria at the FIFA U-17 World Cup yesterday in Goiania Brazil, The Nigeria Football Federation is proactive in preparing the Sand Eagles ahead of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup coming up in Paraguay. For adequate preparation for the competition players and officials of the Super Sand Eagles, will jet out of the country on Friday for this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup finals. This year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup will hold 21st November – 1st December in

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria Supersand Eagles Prepares ahead for FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

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Portugal roasts Sand Eagles in Beach Soccer World Cup

Portugal's Beach Soccer national team, had a good time on match day one of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup as they routed the Nigerian team 10-1. The Nigerian team, handled by coach Audu Adamu led the first period of the game 1-0 through a goal from veteran, Abu Azeez but the second period proved to be tougher than expected as the Portuguese side opened fire and scored five unreplied goals. There was hope of a redemption in the third period for Nigeria but again, the Portuguese proved just too good as they

  2 years ago ago
Portugal roasts Sand Eagles in Beach Soccer World Cup

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Sand Eagles humbled in World Cup Opener

The nation’s beach soccer national team was beaten by Portugal 10-1 in the opening game of the 2019 beach soccer world cup in Portugal. The Super Sand Eagles started on a prime note getting the first goal of the game through highly rated Abu Azeez shortly before the end of the first quarter. The Sand Eagles had gone into the break hoping to continue from where they stopped but Portugal, led by the veteran Joao Victor Saraiva, better known as Madjer, had other plans. Portugal leveled the game through Nuno

  2 years ago ago
Sand Eagles humbled in World Cup Opener

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The Super Sand Eagles were not Motivated - Suleiman Mohammed

The Super Sand Eagles had a poor outing at the ongoing FIFA World Beach Soccer World Cup in Paraguay. Second Best team in Africa after Senegal, a lot is expected from the team even if they were in a very deadly Group that contains multiple World Champions and current defending Champions Brazil and former World and current European Champions Portugal. The Sand Eagles lost 10-1 to Portugal in their opening before another 6 -5 defeat to Oman was followed by a resounding 12-2 defeat to world champions Brazil an

  2 years ago ago
The Super Sand Eagles were not Motivated - Suleiman Mohammed

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Meet Nigerian defender who plays soccer with one Eye

Talent is a potential bestowed upon someone by God almighty, no matter what nature brings or offer talent on the other hands must surely prevail despite situation surrounding you. Some people gave up along the way and throw away their talents into a pit and went on to beg for arms in the same of suffering from disabilities such as being lame, blind, deaf or dumb as the case might be. It always gladdens my heart whenever I see or came across disabilities person displayed his or her God given talent laying aside

  1 year ago ago
Meet Nigerian defender who plays soccer with one Eye

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Nigeria disbands Sand Eagles and pulls out of International Beach Soccer

The fallout from the Sand Eagles poor showing at the 2019 Beach World Cup in Paraguay has finally hit home. It arrived with a muted bang at the Nigeria Football Federation's Annual General Meeting in Benin, where it was announced that the country would no longer participate in any international beach soccer tournaments regardless of gender or age group. This will remain in effect until such a time that certain benchmarks, most importantly the creation and sustenance of a beach soccer league in the country,

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria disbands Sand Eagles and pulls out of International Beach Soccer

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THREE FACTS ABOUT NIGERIA VS PORTUGAL BEACH SOCCER WORLD CUP

By Chisom Mbonu-Ezeoke The 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup will kick off on Wednesday and Nigeria will have to navigate what is arguably the group of death. As the “Sand Eagles” prepare to take on Portugal on Thursday, in their opening match, here are some facts you need to know about the two teams. STAR PLAYERS Emeka Ogbonna The “Sand Eagles” will parade one of the world’s best players in Abu Azeez. The forward has recorded some remarkable stats to cement his place as one of the world’s beach

  2 years ago ago
THREE FACTS ABOUT NIGERIA VS PORTUGAL BEACH SOCCER WORLD CUP

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FIFA 2019 Beach Soccer World Cup - Nigeria Lose Opening Game to Portugal

By Chisom Mbonu-Ezeoke Nigeria’s chances of qualifying from the group stage of the 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup was dealt a heavy blow as an excellent Portugal side defeated the Eagles 10-1, in the opening match of Group D, on Friday night. Goal Keeper, Paul Danjuma, made numerous outstanding saves in the first period to keep Nigeria in the match before the Sand Eagles took the lead through captain Abu Azeez, with 34 seconds left in the first period. Nigeria could not maintain that momentum in the sec

  2 years ago ago
FIFA 2019 Beach Soccer World Cup - Nigeria Lose Opening Game to Portugal

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3 secrets that would have helped the Super Sand Eagles

The Super sand eagles of Nigeria have failed to win a game in three played at the ongoing Beach Soccer world cup in Paraguay. The team were nothing close to super and have been eliminated from the tournament. First game was an humiliating 10-1 white wash by Portugal followed by a 6-5 defeat to Oman who has never made it past the group stage at the world cup, then came the final straw that broke the camel's back 12-2 demolishment by Brazil. Its now the second consecutive time Nigeria has failed to make it to

  2 years ago ago
3 secrets that would have helped the Super Sand Eagles

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Caught having sex on the beach and eight things you didn't know about Beach Soccer star Abu Azeez

The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup starts on Thursday, November 21 in Paraguay and Nigeria will be among the nations competing for the title. Nigeria's Sand Eagles are pitted in Group D alongside Brazil, Oman and Portugal. It will be a tough task for Nigeria considering Portugal and Brazil’s pedigree in beach soccer. One player who won’t be fazed by the occasion will be Nigeria’s captain Abu Azeez who is going to feature in his third world cup. With over 100 goals for Nigeria’s Beach Soccer team, Abu w

  2 years ago ago
Caught having sex on the beach and eight things you didn't know about Beach Soccer star Abu Azeez

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FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup:Nigeria in Another Defeat But Not Senegal

Oman held off Nigeria and won 6-5 in a closely-fought encounter, putting three crucial points on the board in Group D in the early hours on Monday. The super Sand Eagles couldn’t leave up to expectations after losing their first game to Portugal 10-1. They now meet group favourites Brazil on Tuesday, but cannot win a place in the quarterfinals. Meanwhile,Senegal got their 2019 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup campaign back on track with a handsome victory on Sunday, but a second successive loss for Nigeria mea

  2 years ago ago
FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup:Nigeria in Another Defeat But Not Senegal

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Nigeria suffers in FIFA Beach World Cup opener

Photo Credit: Busybuddies In the scorching heat of the afternoon in Paraguay, the Super Sand Eagles of Nigeria opened their 2019 FIFA Beach World Cup in disappointing fashion after falling to an embarrassing 10:1 defeat at the hands of a very flamboyant and exciting Portuguese side. Captained by 42-year old legend, Madjer, in his iconic Portugal no7 jersey, the the 3rd highest ranking nation who have qualified for nine out of ten World Cup tournaments, proved they are no match for the West Africans. The San

  2 years ago ago
Nigeria suffers in FIFA Beach World Cup opener

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NFF’S Failures Exposed as Nigeria Crashes Out of Beach Soccer World Cup

For a team that made its debut at the Beach Soccer World Cup in the second edition (2006), the Sand Eagles with the right support should be one of the world beaters 13 years down the line. Paraguay 2019 marks the 10th edition (Nigeria’s seventh appearance) of the World Cup, but it is one competition many Nigerians would love to erase from their memory after the embarrassing opening day 10 – 1 loss to Portugal. Hope lay ahead in the second game against Oman (ranked 22nd in the world, a place below Nigeri

  2 years ago ago
NFF’S Failures Exposed as Nigeria Crashes Out of Beach Soccer World Cup

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FOUR REASONS WHY NIGERIA CAN BREAK THE BEACH WORLD CUP JINX

Two –time African champions Nigeria begin their campaign at this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup finals in Paraguay as they clash with world number two Portugal in Asuncion on Friday and here’s four reasons why this Local Woman reckons this current squad can put village people to shame by putting up a respectable finish at the on-going FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup: SYNERGY The Cambridge dictionary nicely tags this word to mean “the combined power of a group of things when they are working together

  2 years ago ago
FOUR REASONS WHY NIGERIA CAN BREAK THE BEACH WORLD CUP JINX