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Turkish Club Trabzonspor Honor Super Eagles Striker With A Statue (Photos)

It is a honorable gesture to be honor with a statue in a foreign country. Not everyone gets a statue built in their honor, more so while they're still alive. Super Eagles striker Anthony Nwakaeme is fortunate to achieve such feat in Turkey. According to Instagram Sports page A2z_official revealed that the statue of the 32-year-old has been honored with a statue for his contribution for his turkish side Trabzonspor.

  3 months ago ago
Turkish Club Trabzonspor Honor Super Eagles Striker With A Statue (Photos)

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5 Most Successful Footballers That Are Muslims By Religion (Photos)

Religion doesn't really matter in football, after all, it is a game for everyone. But it is also good to know the lifestyles of these footballers, so one can easily pick mentors as football fans. In the article, we will be looking at some prominent Footballer in the World today that are Muslims by religion.

  1 month ago ago
5 Most Successful Footballers That Are Muslims By Religion (Photos)

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Ahmed Musa Reacts Over The Killings Of Travelers Along Plateau Highway

Nigerian professional footballer and Super Lig left winger Ahmed Musa, took to his official social media platform, to condemn the killings of travelers along the Gada-Biyu-Rukuba road area of Jos. According to reports, the incident took place on Saturday 14th August, as the victims were said to be returning home after attending the annual Zikr (prayer session) organized by Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi to mark the beginning of Muharram, the new Islamic New Year.

  3 months ago ago
Ahmed Musa Reacts Over The Killings Of Travelers Along Plateau Highway

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Turkish club-side confirm the signing of Super Eagles star

Turkish Super Lig side Denizlispor football club have confirmed the signing of Super Eagles of Nigeria star Ogenyi Onazi on a free transfer from Zalgiris Vilnius FC on Friday. The former SSC Lazio star terminated his contract with Lithuania League giants two days ago, after the club were Knockedout of the UEFA Champions League qualifiers, and he has now return to Turkey.

  3 months ago ago
Turkish club-side confirm the signing of Super Eagles star

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Super Eagles Forward Named Player of the Year After Scoring 16 Goals For Top European Club Last Season

Terem Moffi is one of the Nigerian stars who had impressive performances across top five European Leagues in the 2020-21 season. The 22-year-old scored 16 goals and three assists in 36 appearances in all competitions for Lorient despite joining them from Kortrijk in a deal worth N4 billion on October 2020.

  3 months ago ago
Super Eagles Forward Named Player of the Year After Scoring 16 Goals For Top European Club Last Season

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Nigerian top scorers' across major leagues in Europe

Most major league across Europe are on a break to allow for the international matches in the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. With most leagues into the first month now of action, Nigerian strikers are once again battling for top honours in respective leagues. There are a few surprises on the top scorers' list, with the major talking point perhaps being Taiwo Awoniyi and Anthony Nwakaeme leading the standings.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian top scorers' across major leagues in Europe

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Fernerbache Interested In Signing 29-year old Arsenal Player.

Fernerbache wants to build a title contending team this summer, as they have been linked with a move for some quality players in recent times. However, the Super Lig giants Fenerbahce have identified Arsenal's player as a potential transfer target, as a report reveal that 29-year old Arsenal player is on Fernerbache's radar.

  3 months ago ago
Fernerbache Interested In Signing 29-year old Arsenal Player.

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Gotzepe Insists On Selling Brown Ideye

Turkish Super Lig side, FC Gotzepe is combing Europe in search of suitable suitors for erstwhile Super Eagles striker, Brown Ideye. Yeniasir.com.tr reported that the club is already preparing for life in the Super Lig next season without the former West Bromwich forward and have resolved to either sell him or seek a loan deal for the striker.

  5 months ago ago
Gotzepe Insists On Selling Brown Ideye

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Musa Shares Beautiful Photos Of His Daughter As She Turns A Year Older

Nigerian international footballer and former Kano Pillars forward Ahmed Musa, took to his official social media handle to celebrate his daughter as she turns a year older. Ahmed Musa, who recently signed for Turkish Super Lig side Faith Karagumruk, expressed his love for his daughter as he shared beautiful photos of her to mark her special day.

  3 months ago ago
Musa Shares Beautiful Photos Of His Daughter As She Turns A Year Older

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Club react after Super Eagles captain netted a debut goal in their 3-2 League victory

Turkish Super Lig side Fatih Karagumruk FC have reacted after Super Eagles of Nigeria captain Ahmed Musa netted a beautiful goal in their 3-2 League victory over Gaziantep FK in the first game of the season. The former Leicester City FC star was given a starting role by coach Francesco Farioli and he was able to impress as he scored a fine goal to guide his team to a victory.

  3 months ago ago
Club react after Super Eagles captain netted a debut goal in their 3-2 League victory

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UEFA Europa League Twitter handle reacts after Super Eagles star nets a goal in his team remarkable 2-1 League victory

The European football governing body UEFA has reacted after Super Eagles star Anthony Nwakaeme netted a goal in his team's 2-1 home victory over Sivasspor football club, in the week 2 of Turkish Super Lig. The Nigerian international was given another starting role by his coach, after his outstanding performance for the club in their previous matches and he was able to impress again.

  3 months ago ago
UEFA Europa League Twitter handle reacts after Super Eagles star nets a goal in his team remarkable 2-1 League victory

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Arsenal Rejects Galatasaray Bid For Midfielder

Arsenal are said to have turned down a Galatasaray bid for out-of-favour midfielder Mohamed Elneny. The Egyptian international was unable to leave the Emirates before the English transfer window closed, but Turkish clubs have until Wednesday to sign players. A possible deal to Fenerbahce fell through due to Elneny's wage demands, although Galatasaray, another Super Lig giant, is also in talks with Arsenal about a transfer.

  2 months ago ago
Arsenal Rejects Galatasaray Bid For Midfielder

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Club confirm the signing of Nigerian international on a two years deal

Turkish Super Lig giants Sivasspor football club have confirmed the signing of Nigerian international Leke James on a two years deal from Saudi Arabia Pro League side Al Qadisiyah FC. The former Molde FK star joined the Turkish club just few days after they announced the signing of Super Eagles star Olanrewaju Kayode, and he has become the club's second signing.

  4 months ago ago
Club confirm the signing of Nigerian international on a two years deal

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Ahmed Musa Had First Training With Fatih Karagumruk

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa earlier today had his first training session with new club, Fatih Karagumruk. The Turkish Super Lig club used the former Leicester City player's picture to buttress a statement on their Instagram page to announce commencement of second stage of camping exercise, preparatory to the 2021-2022 season.

  4 months ago ago
Ahmed Musa Had First Training With Fatih Karagumruk

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Galatasaray Close In On Emmanuel Dennis

Baring any last minute hitches, Turkish Super Lig giants, Galatasaray will in the coming days wrap-up Emmanuel Dennis signing if feelers from Istanbul is anything to go by. The 22-years old Club Brugge striker was seen in Gala jerseys in one of his social media accounts post thus sparking rumours about his imminent transfer to the Yellow and Red side.

  5 months ago ago
Galatasaray Close In On Emmanuel Dennis

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Mikel Obi Bags A Year Contract Extension

Stoke City football club has extended the contract of former Chelsea and Nigeria midfielder, Mikel Obi by a year following his outstanding performance during the 2020 /2021 season. John Mikel Obi, who joined the championship side last summer after leaving Trabzonspor, the Turkish Super Lig side on a mutual agreement, had a swell time in his debut season for Stoke and has, however, earned himself a year contract renewal.

  5 months ago ago
Mikel Obi Bags A Year Contract Extension

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Demba Ba Announce Retirement

Demba Ba, a former Chelsea, Newcastle United, and West Ham striker, has retired after a 16-year playing career. After departing Swiss club FC Lugano last month, the 36-year-old became a free agent; Demba Ba: "What an amazing trip it's been.

  2 months ago ago
Demba Ba Announce Retirement

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Nigeria Striker Scores Sivasspor's Only Goal In Europa Conference League Win

Nigeria international striker, Olarenwaju Ayoba Kayode scored the only goal that secured Sivasspor a win against Petrocub of Moldova in a UEFA Europa Conference League second leg encounter at Yeni Sivas 4 Eylül Stadium, Sivas on Thursday. The 28-year-old who is playing his second season at Sivasspor on loan from Shakhtar Donetsk, found the back of the net on 65 minutes.

  4 months ago ago
Nigeria Striker Scores Sivasspor's Only Goal In Europa Conference League Win

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Ahmed Musa sheds light on 'ambitious', Fatih Karagumruk move

Former Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa said he joined Fatih Karagumruk on a permanent contract because of their ideology and ambition. The Nigeria captain finalized a free transfer to the Istanbul club on Thursday and he wrote a two-year deal with the choice of an additional year. The move ended Musa’s short stay in the Nigeria Professional Football League where he has been sustaining his fitness at Kano Pillars.

  4 months ago ago
Ahmed Musa sheds light on 'ambitious', Fatih Karagumruk move

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Besiktas To Seal Awaziem's Deal This Week

Barring any last minute hitches, Turkish Super Lig giants, Besiktas look set to wrap-up talks that will see Super Eagles and Boavista defender, Chidozie Awaziem return to Turkey this week. Turkish news handle, milliyet revealed that Besiktas are in dare need of an experienced defender as stop gap for Francisco Montero who returned to Atletico Madrid and Awaziem turned out to be the best option.

  5 months ago ago
Besiktas To Seal Awaziem's Deal This Week