Taiwo Awoniyi. (Photo credit: Nigerian national team on Instagram). Taiwo Awoniyi became the latest player from Nigeria 2013 Under-17 World Cup-winning team who have made an appearance for the Super Eagles after making his senior national team debut yesterday. (Photo credit: Bella Naija).
Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Taiwo Awoniyi was in action today for Union Berlin in their 9th league game of the German Bundesliga against VfB Stuttgart at the Mercedes-Benz Arena. The former Liverpool star was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club since his arrival at the team in the last summer transfer window on permanent basis after his loan spell.
Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Taiwo Awoniyi was in action on Thursday night for Union Berlin in their third game of the UEFA Europa Conference League against Feyenoord at the de Kuip. The former Liverpool star retained his spot in his team's starting XI having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by Urs Fischer since his permanent return to the club in the last summer transfer window, following his top notch delivery during his loan spell.
After a week long International break, actions resumed across top European leagues with many mouth watering fixtures in offer as the quest for domestic league glory continues. Here are the outstanding Nigerian born and eligible players who were on the score sheet for their various foreign clubs. 1.Taiwo Awoniyi (Union Berlin, Germany)
Markus Weinzierl, the manager of Augsburg Football club in Germany has expressed his deep concern over the dangerous partnership between the Nigerian striker, Taiwo Awoniyi and his Union Berlin team mate, Max Kruse. Augsburg and Union Berlin are billed to clash on Saturday in their third league game of the season and the match is expected to be a crunch encouter between the two giant sides.
In-form Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Taiwo Awoniyi was in action today for Union Berlin in their 8th league game of the German Bundesliga season against Wolfsburg at the Alte Foersterei. The Nigerian international was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club in their previous game before the international break and he was able to impress.
Various players are ready to make their first club appearance after two weeks of International break. Both those who were called-up by their national teams and those who were not are all set and motivated to continue the 2021/22 season from where they stopped before the break. For the Nigerian players, after securing and 2-0 win over Central African Republic (CAR) on the 10th of October, they are on course to replicate such performance for their various clubs this weekend.
Photo Credit :Twitter The toughest thing to do at the very top level of any professional sport is not just to win, but to perform consistently at the highest level. Taiwo Awoniyi is one of Nigeria's best performers in Europe this season, and has been rewarded with an invitation to the Super Eagles for the first time.
By Femi Fasetire Union Berlin of Germany striker, Taiwo Awoniyi is taking sheer delight from his debut outing with the Super Eagles, despite suffering a 1-0 loss to Central African Republic (CAR) in Lagos. Awoniyi got off the Eagles’ bench in the World Cup qualifier played at Teslim Balogun Stadium, as he replaced fellow-former Golden Eaglets’ attacker, Kelechi Iheanacho, who failed to replicate the recent scoring form he has been enacting with Leicester City of England.
Photo Credit : Twitter The Super Eagles of Nigeria is blessed with excellent strikers at the moment. Since the start of the new European football season, these strikers have consistently found the back of the net for their Club. Below is a list of Super Eagles strikers who are the leading scorers for their Club :
After a midweek triumph at Besiktas in the UEFA Champions League, Borrusia Dortmund returns to league action with a home match against a very strong Union Berlin this Sunday. Ahead of the match at Signal Iduna Park, 4:30pm (GM +1), let's look at Borussia Dortmund Team News, their recent Forms and Meetings with Union Berlin, likely formations to be deployed by Marcos Rose and Predicted Match Result.
On Sunday, Union Berlin striker, Taiwo Awoniyi was invited to the Super Eagles to replace Terrem Moffi who got injured in Lorient's game. This invitation has long been awaited by many who follow the exploits of the former U-17 World Cup winner. For Awoniyi, it is a dream come true, to get an invitation to the senior national team
Photo Credit : goal.com Taiwo Awoniyi scored a brace for Union Berlin against Mainz 05 in Sunday's Bundesliga game at the Mewa Arena. Awoniyi scored the goals in the second half to give Union Berlin a deserved 2-1 victory over his former Club. Awoniyi has now been directly involved in 10 goals (8 goals and 2 assists) from 12 games for Union Berlin season.
After an entertaining and busy international window which saw players star in action for their various countries, league football returns in earnest this weekend and we have put together the top six Nigerian players who could light up Europe. Wilfred Ndidi - Leicester City Leicester City host Manchester City in a game which the Super Eagles midfielder is expected to be part of.
Taiwo Awoniyi is the rising star of Nigeria. Taiwo plays for Union Berlin in the German league and he has scored several goals this season. Awoniyi recently got a call-up from the national team of Nigeria and he stands a chance of making his debut for Nigeria on Thursday.
Nigerian international and former Liverpool football club of England star, Taiwo Awoniyi was in action on Thursday night for Union Berlin in their second game of the Group E UEFA Europa League against Maccabi Haifa at the Alte Foersterei. The 24 years old forward maestro was impressive in the show of the night despite starting the game from the bench due to tactical reason, as he came on to net a crucial goal which was instrumental in the massive three goals to nil scoreline at full time.
Taiwo Awoniyi continues his scoring spree for Union Berlin as the Nigeria striker opened the scoring in his team's 2-0 win against Wolfsburg on Saturday. Simy (left) and Awoniyi. The 24-year-old found the target on 49 minutes while Sheraldo Becker made it 2-0 eight minutes from regulation time, as the home team secured maximum point in the German Bundesliga game week 8 tie at Stadion An der Alten Försterei, Berlin.
The Bundesliga competition, returned back to action yesterday as four matches were played in the competition. Bayern Munich suffered their first bundesliga defeat of the season yesterday as Frankfurt came from behind and defeated them at home by 2 goals to one, all thanks to Frankfurt star player Kostic, who scored a goal with one assist in the game yesterday.
Nigerian Striking sensation and Union Berlin forward , Taiwo Awoniyi ,was in fine form for his club side Union Berlin in their 2-1 home victory over Borrussia Moenhengladbach in the just concluded weekend fixtures . Just coming from a fine run of form in last weekends round of matches the Nigerian playmaker scored the second goal of the encounter to give the home team a two-goal lead and put them in a comfortable position to take all three points .
Taiwo Awoniyi on Sunday signalled Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr with a brace for Union Berlin in a 2-1 win at Mainz 05. The 24 years old U17 World Cup winner who has been scoring consistently for his team, pulled the visitors level on 69 minutes, to cancel out Ingvartsen's 39th minute opener for the home side and made it a brace four minutes later as they secured maximum point in the game week fixture at MEWA ARENA .