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“I FELT THE LOVE IN NIGERIA”- OKOYE ON CHOOSING NIGERIA OVER GERMANY

Nigeria goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye has stated that his decision to play for the Super Eagles instead of the German national team came down to following his heart and feeling loved. The shot-stopper was invited by Gernot Rohr for the friendly against Ukraine on September 10, 2019 as part of a long-term solution to Nigeria’s goalkeeper …

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KELECHI IHEANACHO SPARES LEICESTER CITY’S BLUSHES

Nigeria international Kelechi Iheanacho scored a second-half goal to rescue a 1-1 draw for Leicester City against visiting Aston Villa in the League Cup semi-final on Wednesday night.  The first leg of the Cup semi-final swung into life when Frederic Guilbert gave the visitors a shock 28th-minute lead, directing Anwar El Ghazi’s inch-perfect cross past …

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ADEPOJU TASKS OSIMHEN, CHUKWUEZE; DOSU QUESTIONS IGHALO’S OMISSION

Former Nigeria international Mutiu Adepoju has urged Victor Osimhen and Samuel Chukwueze not to give up despite losing out on 2019 CAF Youth Player of the Year award to Achraf Hakimi. The award ceremony which held in Egypt on Tuesday evening saw Morocco and Borrusia Dortmund defender Hakimi pip Super Eagles duo of Osimhen and …

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CAF AWARDS: ASISAT OSHOALA WINS WOMEN’S PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Nigeria and Barcelona forward Asisat Oshoala was named CAF’s African Women’s Player of the Year for 2019 on Tuesday night in Hurghada, Egypt. Oshoala, who last won the award in 2017, claimed the prize for a record fourth time, equalling the feat of compatriot Perpetua Nkowcha who won in 2004, 2005, 2010 and 2011.  The …

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