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Five players who were omitted from Gernot Rohr's latest Super Eagles squad for WCQ

In September, Nigeria face Liberia before travelling to Cape Verde Islands for crucial World Cup qualifiers. Gernot Rohr named his 30-man squad to prosecute both games on Thursday. Below are five players the coach omitted from the team. Kelechi Nwakali - Huesca Nwakali really should have been given a call-up after his excellent form in the last four months.

  3 months ago ago
Five players who were omitted from Gernot Rohr's latest Super Eagles squad for WCQ

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Umar Sadiq: The Big Game Player

It has been an eventful season so far for Almeria in the Spanish Segunda Liga. The player who is the key figure is 24-year-old striker Umar Sadiq. The Nigerian has become somewhat of a big game player, scoring key goals for the club. Umar is a very talented player.

  1 month ago ago
Umar Sadiq: The Big Game Player

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10 players who deserve to play for the Super Eagles

While key men such as Victor Osimhen, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wlifred Ndidi and William Troost-Ekong seem assured of their places fitness permitting - there could be some surprise inclusions for the game against CAR next month. Here, we take a look at 10 players who - despite not contributing to Nigeria's recent games could be invited.

  2 months ago ago
10 players who deserve to play for the Super Eagles

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Nigeria Team Of The Week: Osimhen, Onuachu, Aribo, Umar & Akpeyi Headline XI

With Victor Osimhen, Paul Onuachu and Umar Sadiq performing, we have selected the Nigeria team of the week. Daniel Akpeyi - Kaizer Chiefs Was severely tested several times and his alertness and positioning saw him in the right place at the right time including stopping two strong Ndabayithethwa Ndlondlo efforts.

  2 months ago ago
Nigeria Team Of The Week: Osimhen, Onuachu, Aribo, Umar & Akpeyi Headline XI

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From Rangers flop to Spain sensation: Umar Sadiq is soaring higher

It was smooth sailing for Umar Sadiq initially at AS Roma after scoring two goals in six appearances. In a bid to help the attacker gain playing time, the best for Sadiq's career was to send him out on loan. He spent time at Bologna, Torino and NAC Breda on temporary basis.

  2 months ago ago
From Rangers flop to Spain sensation: Umar Sadiq is soaring higher

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Super Eagles star extends his tally of the season to 7 goals in his team’s 3-1 home league victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Umar Sadiq was in action on Thursday night for Almeria in their 11th game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Real Sociedad B at the Estadio Mediterraneo. The young football talent retained his spot in his team's starting XI having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by Rubi following his outstanding performance for the club so far this season.

  1 month ago ago
Super Eagles star extends his tally of the season to 7 goals in his team’s 3-1 home league victory

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Nigeria Team Of The Week: Kelechi Iheanacho, Umar Sadiq & Moses Simon Brilliant

After a glorious weekend with great goals, great performances and game-changers, Ademetan Abayomi picks his best Nigeria XI Maduka Okoye Came and won everything in the air while also making several important clearances and saves, especially from Kpah Sherman as Liberia pushed hard in the first half.

  3 months ago ago
Nigeria Team Of The Week: Kelechi Iheanacho, Umar Sadiq & Moses Simon Brilliant

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5 impressive Nigeria players of the week: Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi shine

It is that time of the week again - we are naming our best five Nigeria performers this weekend Kelechi Iheanacho stole the show in the World Cup Qualifiers for the Super Eagles. Lanky striker Umar Sadiq grabbed headlines in Spanish for Almeria. Let’s now name the best performers over the past weekend.

  3 months ago ago
5 impressive Nigeria players of the week: Kelechi Iheanacho, Alex Iwobi shine

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Super Eagles prospect nets a goal for his Spanish team to inspire them to 2-1 away league victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria prospect, Umar Sadiq was in action on Monday night for Almeria in their 8th league game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Girona at the Estadi Municipal de Montilivi. The Nigerian star retained his spot in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club in their previous game and he was able to shine, having been a key figure in the squad paraded by Rubi.

  2 months ago ago
Super Eagles prospect nets a goal for his Spanish team to inspire them to 2-1 away league victory

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Nigerian star inspires his team to 3-1 home league victory

Nigerian international and forward maestro, Umar Sadiq was in action on Friday night for Almeria in their 7th league game of the La Liga Smartbank against Tenerife at the Estadio Mediterraneo. The Nigerian star was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club in their previous game and he was able shine.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian star inspires his team to 3-1 home league victory

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Nigerian forward guides his team to 2-1 league win

Nigerian international and prolific forward, Umar Sadiq was in action on Friday night for Almeria in their second league game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Real Oviedo at the Estadio Mediterraneo. The 24 years old Nigerian forward retained his spot in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian forward guides his team to 2-1 league win

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Tottenham Shows Interest In N15 Billion-rated Nigeria Striker As Kane's Replacement

Nigerian international striker Umar Sadiq has emerged as a transfer target for English Premier League club, Tottenham following his brilliant performances for Almeria in the Spanish Segunda Division. The prolific striker has been a target of some of the biggest clubs in Europe after an impressive debut campaign in the second-tier of Spain’s league.

  2 months ago ago
Tottenham Shows Interest In N15 Billion-rated Nigeria Striker As Kane's Replacement

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In-form Nigerian youngster nets a goal, inspiring his team to 3-1 home league win

Nigerian international and young football talent, Umar Sadiq was in action tonight for Almeria in their 7th league game of the La Liga Smartbank against Tenerife at the Estadio Mediterraneo. The Nigerian star was yet again outstanding in the game as he delivered at the optimal level and as such scored his team's second goal which was instrumental in their 3-1 win of the night.

  2 months ago ago
In-form Nigerian youngster nets a goal, inspiring his team to 3-1 home league win

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Nigerian star nets a brace in his team 4-0 away league win

Nigerian international and prolific forward, Umar Sadiq was in action on Friday night for Almeria in their 6th league game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Alcorcon at the Estadio Santo Domingo, Alcorcon. The Nigerian star retained his spot in his team's starting XI having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by Rubi following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game, and he was able to shine with his top notch delivery.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian star nets a brace in his team 4-0 away league win

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Nigerian Striker Sadiq Umar Scores as Almeria Beats Cartegena 3-1 in the Spanish Secunda Division.

Nigerians have started the present European season on a good note as they performed excellently for their respective clubs as they all pursue a glorious campaign in the current season. One of such Players was Umar Sadiq..The Lanky Super Eagles prospect performed excellently for his team Almeria as they seek promotion to the Spanish La Liga .

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian Striker Sadiq Umar Scores as Almeria Beats Cartegena 3-1 in the Spanish Secunda Division.

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Nigerian star nets a goal to inspire his Spanish team to 2-1 away league victory

Nigerian international and forward maestro, Umar Sadiq was in action on Monday night for Almeria in their 8th league game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Girona at the Estadi Municipal de Montilivi. The Nigerian star was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game and he was able to shine.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian star nets a goal to inspire his Spanish team to 2-1 away league victory

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Nigerian youngster nets a brace for his Spanish club in their 4-0 away league win

Nigerian international and forward maestro, Umar Sadiq was in action on Friday night for Almeria in their 6th league game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Alcorcon at the Estadio Santo Domingo, Alcorcon. The young football talent was impressive in the show of the night having been handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game.

  2 months ago ago
Nigerian youngster nets a brace for his Spanish club in their 4-0 away league win

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Nigerian star was on target for his Spanish club in their 2-0 home league victory

Nigerian international and forward maestro, Umar Sadiq was in action on Friday night for Almeria in their 4th league game of the Spanish La Liga Smartbank against Malaga at the Estadio Mediterraneo. The Nigerian star was yet again handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game, as he started alongside Largie Ramazani and Jose Carlos Lazo at the forefront in the three-man forward line.

  3 months ago ago
Nigerian star was on target for his Spanish club in their 2-0 home league victory

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Super Eagles star inspires his team to 2-1 pre-season win

Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Umar Sadiq was in action yesterday for Almeria in their international club friendlies against Real Betis which was their last ahead of the new season. The game between the two sides was very thrilling and entertaining but the host were able to manage a win over the visitor.

  4 months ago ago
Super Eagles star inspires his team to 2-1 pre-season win

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Spain: Sadiq Inspires Almeria To Away Win Against Cartagena

Nigeria forward Umar Sadiq checked in his season goal just as Almeria win FC Cartagena 3-1 away in their Spanish Segunda Divsion clash at the Estadio Municipal Cartagonova on the night of Monday 16th August. The player Sadiq, opened the way by scoring for Almeria just in the 19 minutes into the football match of the encounter.

  3 months ago ago
Spain: Sadiq Inspires Almeria To Away Win Against Cartagena