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The Story Of How Soccer 'Saved' Victor Moses' Life On The Day His Parents Were Murdered

Over the years, the game of soccer has proven to be an escape route for many talented African footballers trapped in the violence of poverty. For Victor Moses, however, soccer has not only made him rich, but it has also 'saved' his life The former Chelsea star was born in Lagos State on December 12th, 1990 into the family of Pastor Austine Moses and Mrs. Josephine Moses.

  11 months ago ago
The Story Of How Soccer 'Saved' Victor Moses' Life On The Day His Parents Were Murdered

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Four Chelsea Players Who Are Eligible To Play For The Super Eagles Of Nigerians

Chelsea have signed a few Nigerian football players over the past two decades. Players like Celestine Babayaro and Victor Moses have represented Chelsea in the English Premier League. However, there are some current Chelsea stars who are eligible to play for the Super Eagles of Nigeria. 1.

  11 months ago ago
Four Chelsea Players Who Are Eligible To Play For The Super Eagles Of Nigerians

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What Marina Did In Tammy's Roma Deal That Proves That She Doesn't Fully Trust Lukaku

During the summer transfer window, Chelsea made huge efforts to complete some transfer deals that will help them strengthen their squad. Be it as it may the blues tried to remodel their squad and the likes of Zappacosta, Tammy Abraham, Fikayo Tomori, Emerson Palmeiri, and Victor Moses were all shown the exit door out of Stamford Bridge.

  11 months ago ago
What Marina Did In Tammy's Roma Deal That Proves That She Doesn't Fully Trust Lukaku

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Five European Footballers Who Have Nigerian Surnames

Nigerians have made valid contributions to the development of Africa. Some Nigerian men and women have made a name for themselves in Europe as well as America. The likes of Victor Moses and Victor Osimhen have become very popular throughout the entire world. However, we have some European football players who bear Nigerian surnames.

  11 months ago ago
Five European Footballers Who Have Nigerian Surnames

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Five Nigerian Footballers Who Played For AC Milan Or Inter Milan

The Italian domestic league is one of the most competitive football leagues in Europe. Great football clubs like AC Milan and Inter Milan have played in Italy for many years. AC Milan is regarded as one of the most famous football clubs in the entire world. Officials at Inter Milan and AC Milan have been able to attract some top African football players over the past thirty years.

  11 months ago ago
Five Nigerian Footballers Who Played For AC Milan Or Inter Milan

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Four Nigerian Players Who Have Scored A Goal Against Chelsea

Many Nigerian football players have represented Chelsea in the English Premier League over the past twenty years. The likes of Celestine Babayaro and Victor Moses have made many appearances for the Chelsea senior team. However, we also have some Nigerian players who have scored a goal against Chelsea.

  11 months ago ago
Four Nigerian Players Who Have Scored A Goal Against Chelsea

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5 Super Eagles Footballers Playing In The Premier League And How They Have Fared So Far This Season

Over the years, the English Premier league has been a place where the careers of many Nigerian footballers became a blockbuster upon their arrival in the country. The likes of Kanu Nwankwo, Mikel Obi and Victor Moses all rose to stardom thanks to the spells they had in the competition.

  11 months ago ago
5 Super Eagles Footballers Playing In The Premier League And How They Have Fared So Far This Season

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Four Nigerian Players That Chelsea Should Sign During The January Transfer Window

Chelsea have signed so many African players since Roman Abramovich secured ownership of the club some years ago. Nigerian players in particular are not left out of the equation. The likes of Victor Moses and Celestine Babayaro have represented Chelsea within the last two decades. This proves that Chelsea should endeavour to sign more Nigerian players in the future.

  11 months ago ago
Four Nigerian Players That Chelsea Should Sign During The January Transfer Window

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Four Footballers Who Rejected Other Countries In Order To Play For The Super Eagles Of Nigeria

Nigeria has produced so many great football players over the past three decades. Some of them have played for top clubs in Europe. However, we have some players who rejected the chance to play for the Super Eagles of Nigeria. Some of them have been criticised by football fans in the country.

  11 months ago ago
Four Footballers Who Rejected Other Countries In Order To Play For The Super Eagles Of Nigeria

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Why Victor Moses Plan To Bring Family To Moscow Is Laudable

Erstwhile Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses is a happy man. A permanent resident in Moscow after a series of loan spells at the red sides of Moscow after a glittering career with Chelsea, Fenerbahce, and Inter Milan, the former Nigerian International is beginning to admire the city of Moscow, and he is looking forward to spending quality time with his family in the Russian capital.

  11 months ago ago
Why Victor Moses Plan To Bring Family To Moscow Is Laudable

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Ex-Chelsea star shines in his team home league 4-goal thriller

Former Chelsea football club of England star and Ex-Super Eagles dazzler, Victor Moses was in action on Saturday night for Spartak Moscow in their 11th game of the Russian premier league against Dinamo Moscow at the Otkrytiye Arena. 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 before the international break.

  11 months ago ago
Ex-Chelsea star shines in his team home league 4-goal thriller

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Ex-Chelsea star, Victor Moses guides his team to UEFA Europa League 3-2 away win over Napoli

Former Chelsea and Super Eagles star, Victor Moses was in action on Thursday night for Spartak Moscow in their second game of the Group C UEFA Europa League against Napoli at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium. The Nigerian star retained his spot in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game and he was able to impress as he guides them to 3-2 away win at full time.

  1 year ago ago
Ex-Chelsea star, Victor Moses guides his team to UEFA Europa League 3-2 away win over Napoli

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Ex-Chelsea star displayed a good fighting spirit despite his side losing narrowly to Leicester City

Nigerian international and former Chelsea and Super Eagles dazzler, Victor Moses was outstanding for his Russian club in their Group C UEFA Europa League ties against Leicester City at the Otkrytiye Arena. The Nigerian star was at top notch for the Rui Vitoria's side as he continues his brilliant run of form in the show of the night but his efforts were not enough to save his side from the disappointing defeat.

  11 months ago ago
Ex-Chelsea star displayed a good fighting spirit despite his side losing narrowly to Leicester City

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Throwback: Meet The Nigerian Players Who Have Played For Chelsea

Chelsea is a club that likes signing African players especially Nigerians. Chelsea have played a lot of Nigerian players and below are a list of Nigerians that have played for Chelsea; 1: Mikel Obi: The Nigerian Midfielder played at his top form under Jose Mourinho. Mikel Obi joined Chelsea after Man U claimed they already signed him in 2006.

  11 months ago ago
Throwback: Meet The Nigerian Players Who Have Played For Chelsea

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African Connection; Iheanacho-Paston Breaks Limit In Moscow.

Meeting with former teammate and former Nigerian professional footballer Victor Moses in the Group C Europa League encounter, the Leicester City star and Super Eagles player Kelechi Iheanacho made a bilateral strike up with Zambian international Patson Daka, to tear down the Russian club in Moscow. In an intense and entertaining game that saw a 7 goals thriller fly-in in 90 minutes stoppage time, Kelechi Iheanacho and Patson Daka combination were enough to secure all three points for the visiting team and with the duo coming from Africa, the strike-up was indeed an African connection that made the difference in Russia.

  11 months ago ago
African Connection; Iheanacho-Paston Breaks Limit In Moscow.

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Nigerian stars shine bright in UEFA Europa and Conference League

The third round of group stage matches in both the UEFA Europa League and the newly formed Conference League witnessed a high level of involvement from Nigerian players. 24 Nigerian players featured in either one of the Europa or Conference Leagues for 16 different clubs. This is a report on all 24 players and how they fared on the European stage.

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Nigerian stars shine bright in UEFA Europa and Conference League

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No More Excuses, Gernot Rohr Must Get It Right

Before Gernot Rohr signed his first contract to be the coach of the Super Eagles, many people did not know him. So, when he was unveiled as new coach of the Super Eagles, many fans had lofty expectations. This is because of where the Super Eagles were when he took over.

  11 months ago ago
No More Excuses, Gernot Rohr Must Get It Right

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5 Active Players With Impressive Acrobatic Celebrations

Players nowadays, use goal celebrations as a means of branding. That meaning that most times they come up with some creative or ridiculous ideas on how to celebrate their goals, something that only them would be known doing, or the inventor of the celebration. However, some people still stick with the classic flips when celebrating their goals and these are some of those players.

  11 months ago ago
5 Active Players With Impressive Acrobatic Celebrations

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Victor Moses Reveals Special Delight In Victory Over Osimhen’s Napoli

By Femi Fasetire Spartak Moscow of Russia winger, Victor Moses has revealed that he is taking special delight in his side’s victory over Victor Osimhen’s SSC Napoli of Italy in Thursday’s UEFA Europa League fixture in Naples. Although Osimhen played at home with the Italian Serie A side and scored a goal after getting off the bench, Moses had the better ending for both Nigerian stars, as he played all 90 minutes of the encounter and helped his side to a crucial away win.

  1 year ago ago
Victor Moses Reveals Special Delight In Victory Over Osimhen’s Napoli

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Ex-Chelsea Star Performance Against Leicester City Was Outstanding Despite Defeat

Spartak Moscow welcomed premier league side, Leicester City under the management of Brendan Rogers to the capital of Russia in the third match of the europa league in group C. Leicester City were favorites to win the match against Spartak Moscow to secure their first win of their europa league campaign.

  11 months ago ago
Ex-Chelsea Star Performance Against Leicester City Was Outstanding Despite Defeat