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Ameobi Misses Wolves’ Deal

Former Newcastle United of England striker, Shola Ameobi may have to start thinking of retirement, following his inability to seal a deal with lower division outfit, Wolverhampton Wanderers. Ameobi had been on trials with the English Championship club and even had a run-around with their under-21 squad in a build-up game, but the Super Eagles star at Brazil 2014 World …

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Dele Alli Wins Spurs Award

-Claims Best Goal Of The Month -Akpom Hails Hull’s Cup Victory Tottenham Hotspur of England rising star, Dele Alli has found another feather added to his cap of laurels, with an award for the club’s best goals scorer in August now on his table. The latest accolade comes for Alli, who has scored once this season for The Lilly Whites …

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Ogbeche, Ehiosun Score In Defeats

Former Super Eagles striker, Bartholomew Ogbeche and Ekigho Ehiosun are both ruminating over ironic situations in which they scored for their clubs but ended up losing games in Holland and Turkey respectively. The more dramatic of thee two scenarios came in Holland, where Korea/Japan 2002 World Cup star, Ogbeche struck twice for SC Cambuur, only to see his side knocked …

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Moses, Osaze Shake Capital One Cup

-West Ham Beat Leicester, Stoke Stop Fulham West Ham United winger, Victor Moses was back at his thrilling best Tuesday night, as he put up yet another sterling performance in the Capital One Cup victory against their hosts, Leicester City, while injury-plagued Peter Osaze Odemwingie was on from the start for Stoke City away to Fulham. Basking in the glitter …

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Musa Named Russian League’s Best

-CSKA Star Takes Player Of The Week Award -Martins Benched In MLS’ Top Eleven Squad Different fortunes have come the way of two Nigerian strikers, as CSKA Moscow of Russia’s Ahmed Musa has been named player of the week, but Seattle Sounders of America star, Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins is named to the bench in Major League Soccer (MLS) team of …

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Siasia’s Team Get Brazil Friendly

The under-23 national team are bound to have a top-grade international friendly against Brazil as part of their preparations for this year’s African U-23 Championship in Senegal. This much has been disclosed by the team’s head coach, Samson Yebowei Siasia, who says he needs the best form of build-up and crack matches for his side, which finished a disappointing third …

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Eagles Lose Brussels, Antwerp Venues

-Against Cameroon, DR Congo In Belgium -Friendlies Moved To Mons, Denderleeuw All talk about the Super Eagles playing two international friendliest in the Belgian cities of Brussels and Antwerp have been dealt a knock-out blow, as latest information reveals that the matches against Cameroun and DR Congo now have new venues,. Although the matches billed for next month will still …

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God Helped Me Score – Oboabona

Rizespor of Turkey defender, Godfrey Oboabona has declared that it was through the grace of God that he was able to score his first goal of the season in the Turkish Super Lig and says he was happy that his effort helped his side defeat Antalyaspor last Sunday. Oboabona is already looking up to their next fixture, in which Rizespor …

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Ezeadi Back In Malta Action

-After Two Weeks Out With Injury Former Italy-based holding midfielder, Simeon Chukwuneme Ezeadi is expected back in action with Floriana of Malta this midweek, after making full recovery from an injury that put him on the sidelines for two weeks. During his short spell out, the former Muravera of Italy lanky lad missed Floriana’s 3-0 win at home against Qormi …

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Oliseh Looks Beyond Cameroun, Congo

Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has declared that he is looking well beyond the results of his upcoming international friendlies against Cameroun and DR Congo, but says both matches will be used as stepping stones towards a proper structure for his new look Nigerian national team,. Speaking at length about his plans for both matches, billed to hold in Belgium …

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