Paul Onuachu's failure to pass the litmus test showed why Arsenal, other Premier League clubs decided not to sign him. When the 2021 summer transfer window opened, two Nigerian players were tipped for a major move following their brilliant performance last season. Onuachu and Simy Nwankwo were the two players after the record-breaking campaign they had Genk and Crotone's colours, respectively.
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ANCELOTTI POSITIVE ABOUT JAMES CONTRACT SITUATION Everton boss Carlo Ancelotti says James Rodriguez is happy at Goodison Park and is positive about the Colombian's contract situation at the club.Barca Star Could Become Teammate With Iwobi At Everton Barcelona star Philippe Coutinho is set to become teammates with Alex Iwobi as the Brazilian will join Everton this summer in a £35million deal, The Sun exclusively reports.
As we do on a weekly basis, we are about to review the performances of some of our Nigerian players in the abroad who did well for their various club sides over the weekend.Brace For Simy We start off in the Italian Serie A where Simy Nwankwo is proving to be an unstoppable force who cannot just stop scoring.
Nigeria internationals, Simeon Nwankwo and Joel Chukwuma Obi are expected to play key roles in Salernitana's Serie A campaign, as the club return to the Italian elite division 23 seasons after. Nwankwo joined the club earlier today from Crotone, and will team up with Obi at the newly promoted side.
Onuachu, Iheanacho, Osimhen, and Simy are Nigeria talents who are making waves in Europe this season with their goals scoring abilities.This has made many Nigerians wonders if the current can win the forthcoming African Cup Of Nations.The impact, these talented Nigerians are making in their various club and league are exceptional.
An English Premier League club-side have joined the race to sign Super Eagles of Nigeria star Simy Tochukwu Nwankwo in the summer transfer window, according to the report from Italian publication Tuttomercatoweb. The former Gil Vincente football club of Portugal star has been exceptional since joining Crotone FC four seasons ago, and he has been able to write his name in the club's record book, as their all-time highest goal scorer.
For footballers, making the right transfers i.e. joining the right clubs is always key to having successful careers. Transfers for some is to find clubs where they can get adequate playing time. For others, it is to make the step up in their careers. In the same vein, transfer season is no less important to football fans.
Super Eagles of Nigeria dazzler, Simy Nwankwo was in action for Serse Cosmi's Crotone team yesterday against Ivan Juric led Verona team at the Stadio Ezio Scida, in the match day 36 of the current Italian Serie A campaign.The Nigerian star has been phenomenal for the Italian Serie A club this season, having been firing from all cylinders for the club with his high scoring prowess this season.
The hopes of Crotone, Lorient, and West Brom playing in the topflight come next campaign has certainly evaporated due to their unpleasant run this season that got them swimming in relegation waters. FC Lorient, West Bromwich Albion, and Crotone are sitting comfortably in 17, 19, and 20 in the bottom table of their respective top-flight leagues.
A total of six Nigerian players will be representing the West African nation as the 2021/22 Serie A season kicks off today. Oluyemi Ogunseyin takes a look at each of those players... Victor Osimhen (Napoli) Appearances: 24 Goals: 10 Assists: 3 Victor Osimhen has been tipped to lead Napoli back to playing in the UEFA Champions League come the conclusion of the 2021-22 Serie A season which starts today, August 21.
Our Nigerian players abroad were in action again for their various club and in this article, we review some of the best performances from them.Headline:- Osimhen Scores Again We start off our Super Eagles player watch from the Italian Serie A where Victor Osimhen has picked up some form in recent weeks.
Super Eagles and Crotone striker, Simeon Nwankwo is on the radar of Serie A giants SC Lazio and he is being linked with a possible move to the club in a deal reportedly worth €8m, transfermarkt.ch gathered. Other suitors like Sampdoria and Genoa are said to be interested in the 20 goals a season forward,but transfer expert, Gianlucca Di Marzio reported that the 1.9 inch tall striker could be heading to Rome to play for Lazio next season.
By Femi Fasetire Many tongues were again set into ecstatic wagging over the past weekend, in reaction to stunning performances and goals from a plethora of Nigerian players in Europe, as not less than six players from the West African country got their names on the scorers' cards.
Super Eagles star becomes 2nd ever African player to net 20 or more goals in a single Serie A season
Super Eagles dazzler, Simy Nwankwo was in action for Italian Serie A club, Crotone against Filippo Inzaghi's Benevento team at the Stadio Ciro Vigorito in the match day 37 of the current campaign.The Nigerian prolific and versatile forward was yet again handed a role to play in the starting XI for the the visitor of the day, following his outstanding performance for the club this season.
Coach of the Nigerian Super Eagles has given a Stern warning to Super Eagles Striker SImy Nwankwo to find any means possible to leave the relegation bound Crotone in order to haven anychance of playing for the senior national team .SImy has been on superlative form this season netting a whooping 19 goals in the Italian Seria A .
At 28 years, Simy Nwankwo is the definition of a seasoned professional.With a career spanning over 9 years at the top of the Portuguese (and Italian) game, he’s established himself as one of the finest finishers Nigeria has produced in the Serie A.
By Femi Fasetire A dark patch of doubt is hanging over the possibility of Salernitana of Italy striker, Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo (Simy) getting a recall to the Super Eagles, as he appears to be way down the pecking order of Nigeria’s inform attackers. With SSC Napoli's Victor Osimhen in top form, followed by Leicester’s City's Kelechi Iheanacho, Racing Genk's Paul Ebere Onuachu and Galatasaray's Henry Onyekuru, Simy's chances in the Eagles’ set appear to be very slim.
Serie A TIM is popularly known as Serie A, is an Italian football league competition that is tagged as one of the best soccer league in the world.Serie A, is also described as the most tactical and defensively sound national league.According to IFFHS, the league was the world's strongest national league in 2020.
Simeon 'Simy' Nwankwo has expressed his determination to repay the faith Salernitana have put in him after the Serie A club snapped him up on loan. Simy has on the other hand written a heartfelt and emotional farewell letter to Crotone whom he made a departure from on Thursday to join Salernitana.
The 2020/21 football season in European football was a favourable one for Nigerian strikers, one of which was Simeon 'Simy' Nwankwo. Simy Nwankwo was in stellar form throughout the season, especially in the second half and was one of the very few shining lights in an otherwise dire season for Crotone.