Nigerian football fans have reacted after 2023 president candidate and Kogi State Governor Yaya Bello host former Super Eagles players at Confluence Stadium in Lokoja.The 45-year-old Okene-Eba born politician is eyeing the 2023 Presidency on the platform of the ruling party All Progressives Congress.
Defenders are commanded to protect the goalkeeper, but sometimes in life, we get bonuses.
A successful national side is not only about the present but also a long-term future and Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr should have his eyes on building a solid foundation for the next 10 years.
Nigerian are blessed with many talented players, let see which players that make up the list of All Time Super Eagle Stars in their history Keeper Vincent Enyeama is the best keeper the super Eagle have produced In their history, what he has achieved is great and he can be said to
Some names ring a bell, while others don't. Names like Rashidi Yekini, Austin 'Jay Jay' Okocha, Stephen Keshi, Nwankwo Kanu, Uche Okechukwu, Victor Ikpeba... Or Sunday Oliseh, Peter Rufai, Daniel Amokachi, Finidi George, Emmanuel Amuneke, Samson Siasia....to mention but a few, easily resonate with the public once they are mentioned in relation to Nigeria's exploits at the world football stage. So, in six appearances since the country broke the World Cup appearances jinx at USA 1994, some players have acquired
The important thing you can not forget is your origin, no matter where you found yourself doing well in any area of life. Abia is blessed by God, even though the citizens are of the opinion that the State is not yet well developement. We are going to take you to Abia State to educate you on the son's of the State that have made this State proud in their different field mostly in the field of sports. Lets look at the 4 illustrious sons of the God's own State who have distinguished themselves in the world of Sports.
Nigerian is one of the best country and what they have done is great, They are nick names the super eagle of Nigerian and all their Stars player s are quite appealing, today in this Article we want to share their All Time best Xi in every position . Please you should noted that these players are picked based on the user choice and it didn't suggested that what work for me might work for you, let see the players that make up the list Keeper Vincent Enyeama will be Nigerians greatest keeper of All Time what he
Nigeria has some of the best players in Africa and what they have achieved is great, in this article we will be looking forward to see some of the super eagle of Nigeria All time Xi for each position Let's see which players the make up the team of Nigeria super eagle Keeper Vincent Enyeama is number one keeper that have played for super eagle of Nigeria he is one of the best in this position and there is nobody greater than him Defenders Taribo west, Stephen Keshi, Uche Okechukwu and Joseph Yobo are the selected
Uche Okechukwu born on the 27th of September 1967 currently 52 years of age and was born in Lagos. He played as a central back an was among the golden 1996 team that won the 1996 Olympic gold medal in the US and it shocked the world at large. He started playing in Nigeria for Flash Flamingoes and Iwuanyanwu Nationale Winning the Nigeria premier in 1898 and 1998 with both clubs respectively. He also played in Turkey, which he played in fernabache and Istanbelspor within a period of 13 years and obtained citizenship
In this article we will be looking forward to Nigerian All Time Best Players For Each Position. Some of your favourite player might not be here but it is strictly on writers opinion Let see which players that make up each Position Keeper Vincent Enyeama is the best keeper that make things happen for super eagle of Nigeria, he will always be remembered for what he did for the country. Defenders Taribo west, Stephen Keshi, Uche Okechukwu and Joseph Yobe are one of the best selected defenders that have ever played
Nigeria is one of the greatest African nations when it comes to football history. Starting from their world cup debut in 1994, Nigeria have seen wonderful players over the years. We have even forgotten most of these players. The only players we remember now are Mikel obi, Kelechi iheanancho, Ahmed Musa, Odion Ighalo, Victor Moses and Victor Osimhein. This is because this is our current players and Nigeria is a country where their fans forget about the past and pay keen focus on our current football stars. Below
Classy central defenders like Christian Chukwu, Uche Okechukwu, Taribo West and Stephen Keshi played for the Super Eagles in the past. Today, we want to look at the five most dominant central defenders in the current Super Eagles squad. 5. Chidozie Awaziem Boavista central defender Chidozie Awaziem is one of the best not only in his team but also in the Super Eagles. The Nigeria international has been criticized for being too rash in his tackles and interceptions. However, he is only 23 years which means he
ONCE UPON A TIME, NIGERIA WAS THE FIFTH BEST FOOTBALL TEAM IN THE WORLD There was a time that Nigeria had the world at her feet. There was a time that our footballers played in some of the top clubs in the world. There was a time that our footballers were at the top of their game. There was a time that our opponents trembled before us. There was a time that we won trophies and individual accolades, gave top footballing nations a run for their money, and created a record that no country in Africa probably may
Uche Okechukwu Popularly known as Gentle Giant, Uche Okechukwu it was that took over the control of the Nigerian national team central defender role from Stephen Keshi. Uche also inherited the captain’s armband from Keshi, at the twilight of Keshi’s stay in the national team. "Uche" was a short form of the Igbo name "Uchechukwu" (meaning "God´s will"). He was also honoured as the foreign player who played in Turkey for the longest period of time (13 years), going on to obtain Turkish citizenship under
With a passion for the game of football, an unassuming man born and bred in Nigeria's Eastern of Abia State has blended his afluent background to live his long held dream of helping to touch lives. Born to a strict religous family, Raphael Chukwu Ndukwe played football and earned cool money as a striker. Discovered by Coach Nduka Imo at Aba Greater Tomorrow, the gangling striker scored many goals as a Grassroot footballer. It will be recalled that coach Imo nutured Benedict Iroha, Uche Okechukwu, Charles Nd
Nigerian midfielder Azubuike Okechukwu is one of the names in the history books of Turkish's Istanbul Basaksehir after the Midfielder played a role in helping the Super Lig Side to win their first ever Turkish Super Lig title. The 23-year old former Bayelsa United captain joined Basaksehir on loan from Egyptian side Pyramid FC in January. With only one game to spare in the season in Turkey, Istanbul Baseksehir were named the new champions thanks to their 1-0 win on Sunday, July 19, over Kayserispor. Basaksehir's
On this day, the 27th day of September, a lot of people around the world will be celebrating their birthdays. In this article however, I won't be able to cover the names and identities of these people who are celebrating their birthdays around the world as that is obviously impossible, but as a Nigerian, I will be recognizing 7 famous Nigerians would are adding an extra year to their age today. Bishop David Oyedepo The founder of the Living Faith church, which is also known as winners Chapel, will be celebrating
men's international football, Nigeria's national football team represents Nigeria. It is governed by the Nigeria Football Federation and is known as the Super Eagles.After beating Burkina Faso in the final, they are three-time Africa Cup of Nations champions, with their most recent title in 2013. The Super Eagles were ranked 5th in the FIFA rankings in April1994, the highest FIFA ranking position an African football team has ever achieved.Their first appearance in the World Cup was the 1994 edition. We have
Football isn't just the most popular sport in Nigeria, it is the most loved sport. Nigeria has produced world class players who have played in some of the biggest clubs in the world. Nigeria is ranked 29th in the world and 3rd in Africa because of these world class players. 10. Stephen Keshi He isn't just an excellent defender, he is a great coach. In the wake of leaving a mark on the world by qualifying unfancied Togo for the 2006 World Cup, Keshi was in this manner employed as the Nigerian manager in 2011
The football career of former Nigeria U23 captain,Okechukwu Azubuike got a boost yesterday when he won the Super League title with Basaksehir of Turkey. The team was awarded champion of the league after they beat Kayserispor 1-0 on Sunday. He is the fifth Nigerian to win the Turkish Super Lig.Other Nigerians that have won the tittle includes Henry Onyekuru with Galatasaray of Turkey. Others are Uche Okechukwu,Emmanuel Emenike and former captain of the Super Eagles who all played for Fenerbahce. Istanbul Basaksehir