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Five experienced players who can still play for Super Eagles

In this feature, we spot the light on experienced Nigeria Footballers who still have what it takes to play for the Super Eagles. Many feel the current Super Eagles team need experienced players to make them challenge for honours at international level. Here is the viewpoint on who are the closest players that have the highest probability of joining Gernot Rohr's squad.

  3 months ago ago
Five experienced players who can still play for Super Eagles

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Four Nigerian talents who failed to fulfill their potentials due to injuries

Below are four Nigerian talents who failed to fulfil their potentials because they were forced to spend period on the sidelines. 4. Julius Aghahowa He was the chosen one. The player who was going to help Nigeria rise up from the disappointment of FIFA World Cup 1998.

  4 months ago ago
Four Nigerian talents who failed to fulfill their potentials due to injuries

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5 Talented Nigerian Footballers Who Didn't Have Lasting Impacts At International Level

Bartholomew Ogbeche Ogbeche broke into the PSG main team ahead of preparations for the 2002 FIFA World Cup. He was them called up to the Super Eagles team but failed to perform in Korea/Japan Mundial. The striker scored less than five goals for the West African side and became a journeyman afterwards. Sone Aluko Sone Aluko was supposed to be brilliant. Unfortunately the winger fell victim to the Super Eagles' curse and his natural ability, skills and pace seemed to have been left on the baggage conveyor at Rangers.

  9 months ago ago
5 Talented Nigerian Footballers Who Didn't Have Lasting Impacts At International Level

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Reactions as Nigerian-Born Footballer is Named Sporting Director of Angel City FC in USA

Former Chelsea player Eniola Aluko has been announced as the first Sporting Director in the history of National Women's Soccer League (NSWL) club - Angel City FC. Angel City FC was founded in July 2020 and will be part of the United States top-flight female league - starting from next year.

  8 months ago ago
Reactions as Nigerian-Born Footballer is Named Sporting Director of Angel City FC in USA

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8 Greatest Nigerian Players In Premier League History

The English football's top-flight has been home to several Nigerian players and they have undoubtedly added more attraction to the tournament and have been a catalyst in the huge audience in the country and on the continent. From Osaze Odemwingie, Victor Obinna Nsofor, Obafemi Martins, Julius Aghahowa, Ifeanyi Udeze, Efan Ekoku, Dickson Etuhu, Seyi Olofinjana, Akin Adebiyi, Daniel Amokachi, Finidi George, Brown Ideye, Danny Shittu, Sone Aluko, Taribo West and the likes, it will always be a tough choice to a

  1 year ago ago
8 Greatest Nigerian Players In Premier League History

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I Have No Regrets Dumping Nigeria For England -Eniola Aluko

Nigeria born striker, Eniola Aluko has revealed that she has no regret dumping his father land to played for England national team. The former Chelsea Ladies goal poacher, who was born in Lagos, Nigeria decided to featured for the England's Three Lionesses instead of Nigeria's Super Falcons in international duty. Eniola, who is currently Aston Villa Women's sporting director, stressed that she's proud of her Nigerian heritage and noted that her younger brother, Sone Aluko, committed his international future

  1 year ago ago
I Have No Regrets Dumping Nigeria For England -Eniola Aluko

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Super Eagles player shines in his team's 3-goal thriller against Manchester United

Super Eagles of Nigeria star Sone Aluko was impressive for Derby County football club on Sunday afternoon, despite the fact that they were defeated 2-1 by English Premier League giants Manchester United FC at Pride Park Stadium. The former Wolverhampton Wanderers FC star was given a starting role by coach Wayne Rooney, and he was able to impress in the game.

  6 months ago ago
Super Eagles player shines in his team's 3-goal thriller against Manchester United

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England-based Nigerian Players Unleash Goals, Assists On EPL, Championship

*Dominic Solanke By Femi Fasetire Several Nigerian footballers based in England returned to club action with fire and fury this past weekend, with many of the netting goals for their respective clubs, while others made do with assists and a lot more consoled themselves with rare bolts of full duration action. *Sone Aluko While most eyes were on the top-flight English Premier League, the weekend of thrills actually began in the lower division, where three players of Nigerian descent hit breathtaking goals, while

  1 year ago ago
England-based Nigerian Players Unleash Goals, Assists On EPL, Championship

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Family Rivalry: Meet "Lauren",The Sister Of Chelsea FC Star Player Who Plays For Manchester United

We have had quite a few family rivalries in the world of football over the years. From the Neville brothers to the Boatengs to the Pogba brothers among a host of other blood related players. Most of the time, it is often brothers that are involved, either playing for the same team or playing as rivals. Apart from Sone Aluko the former super eagles player whose sister, Eniola Aluko played for Chelsea FC, i don't think i know quite a lot of brother to sister rivalry in football. That was why when I found out that

  1 year ago ago
Family Rivalry: Meet

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List Of Popular Football Stars You Didn't Know Were Related.

Article Credit: Obadara35 Superstar footballers you didn’t know are related OperaNews writer, in this piece, highlights some professional footballers you didn’t know are related   Bojan Krkic and Lionel Messi (cousins) Messi is from Argentine while Krkic was believed not to have any tie with the South American country but a 2011 investigation revealed Messi and Bojan share their great, great, great grandparents, as Messi's grandparents came from Catalonia in Spain.   Thiago and Rafinha Alcantara and R

  1 year ago ago
List Of Popular Football Stars You Didn't Know Were Related.

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Meet Sone Aluko's Sister Who Played Ball At The Highest Level And Also Holds A 1st Class Law Degree

Like Brother like Sister, Nigerian International, Sone Aluko will be so proud of his little sister who came, saw and conquered on her chosing Career.Eniola Aluko was moved from Lagos to Birmingham, England after just 6months on earth.

  11 months ago ago
Meet Sone Aluko's Sister Who Played Ball At The Highest Level And Also Holds A 1st Class Law Degree

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Why Super Eagles' star's sister was abused at Ronaldo's Juventus

Super Eagles forward Sone Aluko’s older sister, Eniola is not new to controversies – not of how own making – but of people who should know better but apparently don’t. The former Chelsea Ladies’ striker has been in the victim of racial abuses almost the entirety of her career, with former England women’s coach Mark Sampson alleging to have racially abused her. And all that hasn’t seemed to have gone away even after quitting the England national team and the English women’s football league. I

  2 years ago ago
Why Super Eagles' star's sister was abused at Ronaldo's Juventus

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Meet Eniola Aluko, A British-Nigerian Female Footballer As She Clocks 34 Today, Check Out Her Achievements

Eniola Aluko was born on 21 February 1987, in Lagos, Nigeria to Gbenga and Sileola, Aluko moved with her family to Birmingham in the West Midlands region of England at the age of six months.

  11 months ago ago
Meet Eniola Aluko, A British-Nigerian Female Footballer As She Clocks 34 Today, Check Out Her Achievements

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Reaction As Super Eagles Forward Sone Aluko's Sister, Eniola Aluko Retires From Football

English footballer player Eniola Aluko and senior sister to Super Eagles forward Sone Aluko has retired from football. The 32 year forward has shared on her twitter handle. "My dear friend football, it's time to hang up my boots and retire as a professional footballer. "Thank you football for everything you've given and taught me. "Thanks for the full circle moments & crazy unexpected journey". Eniola had a career that span 8 clubs across 18 years, 102 England caps and 33 England goals She has since 2014 pr

  2 years ago ago
Reaction As Super Eagles Forward Sone Aluko's Sister, Eniola Aluko Retires From Football

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Why Super Eagles' star's sister was abused at Ronaldo's Juventus

Super Eagles forward Sone Aluko’s older sister, Eniola is not new to controversies – not of how own making – but of people who should know better but apparently don’t. The former Chelsea Ladies’ striker has been in the victim of racial abuses almost the entirety of her career, with former England women’s coach Mark Sampson alleging to have racially abused her. And all that hasn’t seemed to have gone away even after quitting the England national team and the English women’s football league. I

  2 years ago ago
Why Super Eagles' star's sister was abused at Ronaldo's Juventus

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Nigerian Players abroad wrap-up: Nwakaeme & Simon on song; Chelsea legend Mikel benched & many more

European football specialist AdemetanAbayomi brings to you a comprehensive report on how Nigerian players performed abroad on Tuesday. ENGLAND  The trio of Jordan Obita, Sone Aluko and Gabriel Osho helped Reading qualify for the fifth round of the FA Cup at the expense of Cardiff City on penalties. Obita provided an assist. In the shootouts, Obita, Osho and Aluko all converted as Reading zoomed to the next stage of the competition. FRANCE Striker Victor Osimhen played the entire duration as Lille pipped St

  2 years ago ago
Nigerian Players abroad wrap-up: Nwakaeme & Simon on song; Chelsea legend Mikel benched & many more

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'They Are Battle Wounds'-Reading Coach Veljko Has Provided Update On Ovie's Injury Vs Derby County

Reading coach Veljko Paunovic has provided an update on the injury suffered by Ovie Eajria in his side's 2-0 win against Derby County in the Championship on Saturday.  In first half stoppage time, the overlapping Ejaria finished a delightful Reading move, bending the ball past the Rams goalkeeper after a lovely back-heel from Lucas João, to give the Royals a 2-0 lead.  Midway through the second half, the former Liverpool midfielder had to be replaced by Super Eagles star Sone Aluko due to injury.   Manager

  1 year ago ago
'They Are Battle Wounds'-Reading Coach Veljko Has Provided Update On Ovie's Injury Vs Derby County

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How Nigerian female Footballer was racially Abused in Italy

Nigerian born female footballer cum pundit, Eniola Aluko has narrated the way she was treated during her time in Italy at Juventus  because of her skin colour. Eniola who represented English team at different FIFA World  Cup tournament joined Juve in June last year and won the Serie A, Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italia before leaving the club last month, was on seat last week Tuesday as part of Amazon Prime's coverage of Crystal Palace vs Bournemouth where she recalled her scenarios off the pitch where

  2 years ago ago
How Nigerian female Footballer was racially Abused in Italy

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A Royal comes back as Sone Aluko returns to Reading

China continues to be a revolving door for Nigerian football players with some packing their bags and leaving for the far-east and others returning to Europe and other parts of the world. The movement is virtually non-stop. Such is the case with Sone Aluko as Reading has confirmed that the Nigerin international has returned following the expiration of his loan deal with Chinese team Beijing Renhe. Aluko, has now been included in the matchday eighteen action for the ongoing Emirates FA Cup clash against Blac

  2 years ago ago
A Royal comes back as Sone Aluko returns to Reading

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Eniola Aluko hangs her boots at 32

England women international, Sister of Ex-Super Eagles Player, Sone Aluko and Perennial Rival of Asisat Oshoala; Eniola Aluko has announced her retirement from professional football today 15th January 2020 at the age of 32, weeks after leaving her 2-year contract with Juventus of Italy in favor of a return to England. She played against the CAF POTY winner on 5 different occasions ranging from the in the 2016 English FA Cup final at Wembley, Women's Super League tie and the UEFA Women's Champions League. En

  2 years ago ago
Eniola Aluko hangs her boots at 32