Tag "AUSTIN EJIDE"

    Aina, Ajayi, Iwobi… TheCable’s team of the week

Aina, Ajayi, Iwobi… TheCable’s team of the week

Some Super Eagles players have made our team of the week due to their outstanding performances in a weekend that was met with high drama and fabulous goals across the globe. Here are the top performers who made TheCable's team of the week: Austin Ejide - Hapoel Hadera He was very outstanding for Hapoel Hadera. Ejide made countless saves on Saturday to prevent [...]

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    Abraham, Olarenwaju, Ejide… TheCable’s team of the week

Abraham, Olarenwaju, Ejide… TheCable’s team of the week

Tammy Abraham and Olarenwaju Kayode lead the attack in TheCable's team of the week.  Also named in the XI are William Troost-Ekong, Taye Taiwo, Afeez Aremu, Ebere Eze and Moses Simon. The team is set up in a 3-5-2 formation. Austin Ejide Easily the Man of the Match making a handful of brilliant saves from several of the opposition forwards. Authoritative. Semi Ajayi The [...]

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    Chukwueze, Ndidi, Igboun… TheCable’s team of the week

Chukwueze, Ndidi, Igboun… TheCable’s team of the week

With brilliant and scintillating football matches across the globe over the weekend, some Nigerians went from zero to hero, some absent from action and some performed below par. Here are the top performers who made TheCable’s team of the week: Austin Ejide When Hapoel Hadera needed someone to help them navigate past Sektzia Nes Tziona in the Toto Cup, it was Austin [...]

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    Lookman, Iwobi, Etebo… TheCable’s team of the week

Lookman, Iwobi, Etebo… TheCable’s team of the week

Many Nigerian players were in action for their respective clubs in the past week. The top performers made TheCable’s team of the week. Austin Ejide (Hapoel Hadera) The former Gabros and Etoile du Sahel shot-stopper made a number of decent saves to help his team pick a point last weekend. Kenneth Omeruo (Leganes) Despite Leganes' 1-0 loss to Espanyol, Omeruo stood out as one of his [...]

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    Ighalo, Onazi, Ogu… TheCable’s team of the week

Ighalo, Onazi, Ogu… TheCable’s team of the week

Many Nigerian players were in action for their respective clubs in the past week. The top performers made TheCable’s team of the week. They are: Austin Ejide (Hapoel Hadera) Hapoel Hadera were strong against Ironi Kiryat Shmona but they won't have kept a clean sheet without the sterling performance of Ejide, who made a host of excellent saves, especially in the second period. Efe Ambrose [...]

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    Ejide, Ambrose, Adekuoroye… TheCable’s team of the week

Ejide, Ambrose, Adekuoroye… TheCable’s team of the week

Many Nigerian players were in action for their respective clubs in the past week. The top performers made TheCable’s team of the week. They are; Austin Ejide The veteran goalkeeper was vital to Hadera's crucial win. He made six point key saves. Impressive. Ola Aina Ola Aina's stock keep on rising by the day. The versatile defender proved his mettle at Chievo Verona. Reliable. Efe [...]

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    I cried a lot after AFCON failure, reveals Ejide

I cried a lot after AFCON failure, reveals Ejide

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Austin Ejide, has revealed that he cried a lot after the Super Eagles failed to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). “I cried a lot after we could not qualify for the African Cup of Nations, but I am happy to be with Hapoel Be'er Sheva because everyone's dream is to win trophies,” he said. At Hapoel Be'er [...]

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    Enyeama explains Bifouma penalty save

Enyeama explains Bifouma penalty save

Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has explained how he was able to save the decisive penalty kick that maintained Nigeria’s lead against Congo in Saturday's game, which eventually ended 2-0 in favour of the visitors in Pointe Noire. There are many tricks a keeper can deploy to make a save from the spot but the Lille of France first choice in goal [...]

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    Enyeama: Lille quarantines me when I play for Nigeria

Enyeama: Lille quarantines me when I play for Nigeria

Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has revealed that his French club Lille quarantines him for three weeks every time he returns from international duty for fear of contracting the Ebola virus. Enyeama was in goal for Nigeria during last month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sudan in Khartoum and Abuja but the keeper has revealed that he experiences a treatment [...]

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    Its stalemate for Nigeria and South Africa in Cape Town

Its stalemate for Nigeria and South Africa in Cape Town

South Africa and Nigeria played to a goalless draw in their Group A 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday night. The result earns Bafana Bafana second spot in the group on four points, two behind Congo who defeated Sudan earlier in the day to move to six points. Nigeria are third on one point. South [...]

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    Keshi: Media misled Nigerians on Uche brothers

Keshi: Media misled Nigerians on Uche brothers

Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi has laughed off reports that he handed invitations to Ikechukwu Uche and his brother, Kalu for Wednesday’s game against South Africa in Cape Town, saying the media is misleading Nigerians. Keshi had a media spat with the younger of the Uche brothers whom he accused of wanting to be begged before honouring Nigeria’s call – a claim the [...]

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    Bosnia victory sends Odemwingie ‘crinkum crankum’

Bosnia victory sends Odemwingie ‘crinkum crankum’

Osaze Odemwingie appears to have had a go at political satire with a pair of cryptic Tweets mimicking a jargon-happy Patrick Obahiagbon. Odemwingie, fresh from becoming the first player to score at the 2014 World Cup for Nigeria, caused confusion when he told his 219,000 followers on Twitter about "crinkum crankum" and "odoriferous saga". He announced @OdemwingieP: "The draw against Iran was the [...]

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    World Cup baby for Ejide!

World Cup baby for Ejide!

Austin Ejide may have let in two goals in his underwhelming showing against Scotland in London last week, but there was cheery news for him on Friday when his wife, Chito, safely delivered a bouncing baby girl in Chicago, United States. The Super Eagles camp in Jacksonville, also in US, was in jubilant mood when the goalkeeper gleefully relayed the news, notwithstanding the injury worries of [...]

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    Nations Cup hero Mba not going to Brazil 2014

Nations Cup hero Mba not going to Brazil 2014

Nigeria coach, Stephen Keshi, late Monday night put to rest the long wait for the release of the Super Eagles team to the Brazil 2014 World Cup, naming his previously-estranged captain, Joseph Yobo, in the final 23-man list. But the man who scored Nigeria's winning goal in the final of the 2013 African Cup of Nations in South Africa, Sunday Mba, will not be [...]

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    Ex-goalies support Ejide despite shocking Scotland display

Ex-goalies support Ejide despite shocking Scotland display

Former Super Eagles goalkeepers, Alloy Agu and David Ngodigha have backed under-fire goalie, Austin Ejide, despite his shambolic display against Scotland, which brought to light the match-fixing allegation that dominated the pre-match proceedings. The National Crime Agency, United Kingdom’s equivalent of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), were reported to be investigating the potential case involving the Asian betting market. Nigeria [...]

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    Eagles fight back to snatch late equaliser against Scotland

Eagles fight back to snatch late equaliser against Scotland

A last-gasp equaliser by substitute Uche Nwofor rescued a draw for Nigeria in their World Cup warm-up match against Scotland at Fulham’s Craven Cottage. The match ended 2-2. Charlie Mulgrew’s audacious flick and an own goal from Azubuike Egwuekwe had given Scotland a 2-1 lead over the Super Eagles, but Nwofor pounced after a mix-up in the Scotland defence and poked [...]

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