“I spoke with the doctor and he suggested I should retire because of the toll the treatment has taken on my body. He thinks it's what is best for me and I can't really risk trying to come back, my health is the priority. I want to be here for my children, family and friends.
Ex-goalkeeper and captain of the Nigeria Super Eagles, Vincent Enyeama shared an old photo of the last world cup match he played against Leonel Messi in 2014, and he also revealed why Messi wanted to touch his hands. Although Vincent Enyeama is retired, he is still regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time because of the records he has kept for himself, his country (Nigeria), and all the club sides he has played for.
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama decided to call time on his illustrious career in the year 2020 and what a great time we all had watching him do what he does best. His time with the Super Eagles was worth it and he is one of the best Nigeria has ever had.
By featuring in Nigeria’s 2-0 win over Central African Republic, Ahmed Musa earned his 101 caps for the Super Eagles, making him the third player to ever achieve such milestone in the history of Nigerian football with Vincent Enyeama and Super Eagles assistant coach Joseph Yobo, the 2 other players to have made 101 caps for Nigeria prior to their retirement.
Super Eagles team captain, Ahmed Musa, has given his teammates the sum of 5 million to share after the Nigeria Football Federation gave him 10 million to celebrate his 100th appearance in the national team. Musa joined the likes of Joseph Yobo and Vincent Enyeama in the illustrious list of Nigeria's centurions on Tuesday, September 7, after he played in Nigeria's 2-1 triumph over Carpe Verde in the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers.
Vincent Enyeama is a former professional goalkeeper who played for a series of clubs and the Nigeria national team. He is widely regarded as one of Nigeria's greatest goalkeepers in history. He may not have been so popular as a professional footballer, but he has some exceptional records to his name.
Messi extraordinary performance left some of his opponents wondering if he was truly human. Truly, there is no way on earth someone can do what he does. Here is a list of four times Lionel Messi’s opponents wondered if he was human. 1. Vincent Enyeama: during the 2010 world cup match in South Africa between Nigeria and Argentina, the super eagle's goalkeeper did something hilarious.
Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, said that one thing he regretted in his career was that he didn't play against Ronaldo and that didn't allow him to be able to compare the two footballers. Well, some Nigerian footballers have done that. Messi and Ronaldo are the best players in the world currently, even though they are aging, they have been consistently playing at the top level.
Super Eagles Legend Vincent Enyeama has congratulated former Tottenham Hotspur football club of England star William Troost Ekong, after he made his 50th appearance for Nigeria national team in their 2-0 victory over Liberia in the FIFA world cup qualifier on Friday. The Watford football club star was given a captain hand band by coach Gernot Rohr in order to celebrate his Golden jubilee appearance for the national team, and he was able to play a vital role in the team's victory.
Ahmed musa has now reached 98 caps for the super eagles team after he featured in Nigeria's victory against Cape Verde. The Nigerian international who moved from Kano pillars recently can still break record of the Nigerian with the highest cap after former goalkeeper Vincent Enyaema and former captain Joseph yobo who both had 101 caps for the super eagles of Nigeria.
Maduka Okoye and Daniel Akpeyi are the Super Eagles' hope for the World Cup Qualifiers, we are lucky to have them but where is the competition? The country expects the Eagles to win against Central African Republic and rightly in October 2021. My question is; where have all the talented Nigerian goalkeepers gone?
The World Football Governing Body FIFA have confirmed that Super captain Ahmed Musa has played 101 matches for Nigeria. Musa was involved in Super Eagles 0-2 victory over the Wild Beasts of the Central African Republic at the Stade Omnisports of in Douala on Sunday. The Fatih Karagumruk star started the game, but was unable to find the back of the next, before he was substituted by the coach.
385,836 football fans voted for the African all time best XI, and here are the results. Scroll further to checkout the African all time best 11. 1. Vincent Enyeama: He was Nigeria's goalkeeper from 2002 until 2015. He got 41.2% of the total votes.
The Nigerian Super Eagles First choice Goal keeper, Maduka Okoye has revealed that former Goalkeeper of the National Team, Vincent Enyeama remains the best Nigerian Goalkeeper. Okoye, while speaking to Journalists ahead of the Super Eagles world Cup Qualifier Clash with Liberia today, said the goalkeeper left a big Vaccum that will take he and other members of the team a big time to fill.
There is news about Nigeria's senior men's national football team known as the Super Eagles. On Tuesday, September 7th the Super Eagles of Nigeria will face off against Cape Verde in a 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier. This is the second game for the Super Eagles after they recorded a 2-0 win against Liberia in their opening group game at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos.
After Nigeria's victory against the Central African Republic, many football followers have been congratulating the team's captain for making his 100th appearance for the Super Eagles. Note that Ahmed Musa has been an active member of the Super Eagles team for more than 10 years. Even though he was replaced by Ejuke in the 67th minute against CAR, the Turkey-based professional footballer is now amongst the Nigerian players who have made 100 appearances for the Super Eagles.
Even though needs no introduction, but he is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a forward and left winger for Turkish Süper Lig club Fatih Karagümrük and the Nigeria national team. Musa became the first Nigerian to score more than once in a FIFA World Cup match, after scoring twice against Argentina in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Ever since the retirement of Vincent Enyeama from international football, the Super Eagles goal post has continued to suffer from lack of consistency as the German tactician continues to search for a perfect replacement. Goalkeeper Maduka Okoye who is currently Gernot Rohr's first choice keeper has not done enough to justify his position as Eagles first choice keeper.
Super Eagles skipper Ahmed Musa will play his 99th game for Nigeria on Friday if he features in the FIFA World Cup qualification clash with Liberia at the Teslim Balogun Stadium. Ahmed Musa will be edging closer to the records of Joseph Yobo (101 games) and Vincent Enyeama (101), if he is part of Gernot Rohr's plans for the Group C showdown.
Super Eagle former players, Joseph Yobo and Vincent Enyeama hold the record of the most appeared player for the Super Eagle. Both players played for Nigeria in 101 games. This made them the most featured players for Super Eagle. Nigeria forward, Ahmed Musa is set to break that record.