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Akpoguma Ready To Kill Nigeria

Nigerian-born Kevin Akpoguma will be on parade for Germany when they battle Nigeria for a place in the quarterfinals of the FIFA U20 World Cup in New Zealand on Thursday. The 20-year-old central defender, who is the captain on the Germany U20s, has been a Trojan in the defence of the team and will be the major challenger of Taiwo ...

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Sickness Keeps Simon Out

AA Gent of Belgium attacker, Moses Simon continues to miss out on matches with the Flying Eagles at the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup simply because he has been battling with illness since arriving the squad’s camp on the eve of the championship in New Zealand. So much was revealed to allnigeriasoccer.com by an inside source at the Nigerian camp ...

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Germany Await Nigeria’s Eagles

Germany U20 national team will await the coming of Nigeria at Christchurch, to face them in the second round of New Zealand 2015, after they managed to pull off another impressive victory in their third group game of the FIFA U-20 World Cup. DFB-Team head coach Frank Wormuth’s side qualify for the final 16 as group winners courtesy of a ...

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Flying Eagles Are Potential World Champions — Keshi

Nigeria Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi has said that the U20 Flying Eagles might win the ongoing World Cup in New Zealand. “They are potential world champions,” he said in a chat with journalists on Thursday after the Super Eagles’ training in Abuja. “We need to focus and every other team is a potential world champion. You just have to ...

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Sokari: Hungary Game A Cup Final

​Flying Eagles midfielder, Kingsley Sokari is targetting progress with the team and realises a win over Hungary in Sunday’s Group E clash will guarantee qualification into the second round of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. The Enyimba star insists that the fixture against Hungary will determine how far Manu Garba’s side will go. “We know we must ...

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Godwin Saviour Salutes U20 Mates

-As Korea’s Coach Rates 2-goal Hero High Nigeria’s latest soccer hero, Godwin Saviour is staying modest, after his double-goal salvo took the Flying Eagles back in contention for glory at the ongoing FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand, as he is hailing his teammates for aiding his brace, though the opposing side’s coach, An Ye Gun confessed that the ...

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Manu: My Team Not Yet Flying

Flying Eagles coach, Manu Garba has said his team are not yet at their best despite hammering North Korea 4-0 to get their U20 World Cup campaign in New Zealand back on track on Thursday. A brace by Godwin Saviour and goals too from Kingsley Sokari and Isaac Success condemned North Korea to their second thrashing at Stadium Taranaki in ...

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Akpoguma Captains Germany To Win

Nigerian-born striker, Kevin Akpoguma made history Thursday, as he captained Germany’s youth national team to victory against Uzbekistan at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. Akpoguma showed immense leadership qualities in guiding the Germans to their 3 – 0 win against Uzbekistan, in a game the TSG Hoffenheim central defender lasted the entire distance at Christchurch Stadium – ...

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F/Eagles’ Hospital Visit Gets Souvenirs

-As Headlines Highlight Players’ Gestures Tuesday’s visit by players of the Flying Eagles to a disadvantaged children’s hospital in New Plymouth continues to draw rave reviews, with newspaper headlines highlighting impacts of the occasion and presentations by the under-20 stars. While a local newspaper ran catchy words in reporting the visit, some of the children who received direct motivation and ...

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Senegal Avoid Early Exit

Senegal held Colombia to salvage a point while Mali failed to snatch an expected qualification to the knockout stage Senegal claimed their first point at the 2015 Fifa U20 World Cup on Wednesday, following a 1-1 draw against Colombia at the Waikato Stadium in Hamilton, New Zealand. After suffering a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Portugal in their opener, ...

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