Tag (archive title) Wilfred Ndidi

2018 WCQ: Rohr invites 23 players for Zambia

By | September 26, 2017

*SAMPSON ADEDEJI   Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has invited 23 players for the upcoming 2018 World Cup qualifying decider between Super Eagles of Nigeria and its closest rival in the group Chipolopolo of Zambia. There is no surprise inclusion except for…Read More »

Iwobi, Iheanacho and Ndidi listed among U21 top 50

By | September 23, 2017

*SAMPSON ADEDEJI   The trio of Nigeria Super Eagles players Alex Iwobi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi are prominently featured in the U21 top 50 talents that was released by France highly respected tabloids L’Equipes. The list that was released on Friday…Read More »

‘Playing football never pleased my parent’ – Iheanacho

By | September 16, 2017

*SAMPSON ADEDEJI   Nigeria Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho is currently one of Nigeria’s best leg playing outside the shore of the country and all that didn’t come on a platter of gold but with a price.   The Leicester City forward…Read More »

2018 W/Cup Qualifiers:Super Eagles maul Cameroon

By | September 1, 2017

g The Nigerian Super Eagles consolidated their position on the table in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers as they mauled African Champions Cameroon 4-0. The Eagles started the match on the strong foot with Moses Simon nodding in Victor Moses free kick…Read More »

EPL: Iheanacho returns for United clash

By | August 26, 2017

*SAMPSON ADEDEJI Injured Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho is expected to be back in the Leicester city team that will confront Manchester United on today’s tea-time game. Iheanacho was dropped for last weekend game against Premier league new boys Brighton Hove Albion…Read More »

Leicester eyeing another Nigeria striker

By | August 19, 2017

  *SAMPSON ADEDEJI After having three Nigerian players in their ranks, former English Premier League champions, Leicester city has scouted another Nigerian striker, Emmanuel Dennis. Dennis was scouted by Leicester city scout team that was sent to monitor him in the UEFA…Read More »

EPL: Iheanacho makes competitive debut in Leicester City loss,Iwobi benched

By | August 12, 2017

  *SAMPSON ADEDEJI Newly acquired Nigeria starlet Kelechi Iheanacho was handed his competitive debut by Leicester City boss Craig Shakespeare in the English premier league opener against Arsenal. Kelechi was introduced in the 80th minute of the encounter for Matt James, in…Read More »

EPL: Iwobi clashes with Ndidi, Iheanacho and Musa in season opener

By | August 11, 2017

*SAMPSON ADEDEJI As the 2017/2018 English premier league commences today, four Super Eagles players Alex Iwobi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi and Ahmed Musa are expected to be included their respective clubs for the season opener. The 2016 champions Leicester city will be…Read More »

AFCON QUALIFIER:Rohr lists 23 for South Africa

By | May 31, 2017

In readiness for the AFCON 2019 qualifier heavy weight clash between Nigeria Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana of South Africa, Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has released a 23-man list that will prosecute the clash. The biggest casuality is Chelsea Victor Moses…Read More »