Tag "Samuel Chukwueze"

    Chukwueze: The ‘N98m’ Ferrari doesn’t belong to me… I don’t know how to drive

Chukwueze: The ‘N98m’ Ferrari doesn’t belong to me… I don’t know how to drive

Samuel Chukwueze, Super Eagles winger, has come out to deny ownership of a Ferrari car he was recently spotted posing with some months ago.In September, the Umuahia-born football star had taken to his Instagram page to share photos of him sitting on the car - which is said to be worth a whopping "N98,000,000".The pictures had gone viral on social media and [...]

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    FULL LIST: Ighalo, Ndidi, Osimhen shortlisted for CAF 2019 awards

FULL LIST: Ighalo, Ndidi, Osimhen shortlisted for CAF 2019 awards

Odion Ighalo, Wilfred Ndidi and Victor Osimhen, three Super Eagles stars, have been shortlisted among thirty for the 2019 Confederation of African Football (CAF) player of the year award.The nominees for the different categories were announced by the confederation on Sunday.https://twitter.com/caf_online/status/1198554937619353601?s=21Super Falcons trio of Asisat Oshoala, Nnadozie Chiamaka and Kanu Uchenna are also among the first ten nominees for the [...]

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    Osimhen brace helps Eagles thrash Lesotho in 2021 AFCON qualifier

Osimhen brace helps Eagles thrash Lesotho in 2021 AFCON qualifier

Super Eagles of Nigeria showed quality to beat Lesotho 4-2 in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier in Maseru on Sunday.The hosts drew the first blood with a good header from the center of the box through Masoabi Nkoto.Nigeria levelled up in the 26th minute. Victor Osimhen tackled a Lesotho defender and laid up Alex Iwobi, who made [...]

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    Akpeyi, Collins, Ndidi…TheCable’s team of the week

Akpeyi, Collins, Ndidi…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 of high drama, exciting comebacks and fabulous goals across the globe.Here are the top performers who made TheCable’s team of the week:Daniel AkpeyiKaizer Chiefs continued their good run thanks to their net minder. He came and won all Amazulu's crosses and [...]

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    Chukwueze, Dele-Ashiru nominated for 2019 Golden Boy award

Chukwueze, Dele-Ashiru nominated for 2019 Golden Boy award

Samuel Chukwueze, Super Eagles winger, and Tom Dele-Ashiru, Flying Eagles midfielder, have been named in the 40-man list of nominees for the 2019 Golden Boy award.The annual award organised by Tuttosport, an Italian newspaper, recognises the most outstanding player in Europe under the age of 21.One of the criteria for nomination is that the players nominated must be playing in top [...]

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    Aribo, Ajayi, Chukwueze… TheCable’s team of the week

Aribo, Ajayi, Chukwueze… TheCable’s team of the week

After another exciting weekend of football, TheCable selects the best XI of Nigerian players in action across the globe.Sylvester Igboun and Junior Ajayi lead in the attack which has Manu Garba, Golden Eaglets' gaffer, as its coach.The team also include Ramon Azeez, Joe Aribo, Wilfred Ndidi and Kenneth Omeruo.Francis UzohoThe Deportivo La Coruna loanee kept Omonia Nicosia in the [...]

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    Osimhen, Okereke, Samuel…TheCable’s team of the week

Osimhen, Okereke, Samuel…TheCable’s team of the week

Nigerians across the world recorded several “imponderable elements” over the weekend, some shining, some falling just under the radar, and a few getting attention for the wrong reasons.TheCable selects the best XI from across the world of football, where Nigeria's flag is being hoisted by her ambassadors.Daniel AkpeyiFrom the start, he had to be alert; his succession of superb [...]

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    Chukwueze, Super Eagles winger, signs with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports

Chukwueze, Super Eagles winger, signs with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports

Samuel Chukwueze, Super Eagles winger, has signed with Roc Nation Sports (RNS), a management firm founded by Shawn 'JAY-Z' Carter.RNS, which is the sports management division of Roc Nation, took to its social media outlets to announce the partnership on Thursday.The sports firm said it has entered a partnership with '10 Management' to manage the affairs of Chukwueze."Today Roc Nation Sports [...]

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Likely Super Eagles wing options in AFCON 2019

With three hours to the kick-off of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, there are many options for Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr that could fill the wing position for Nigeria.Listed below are who TheCable expect to be top candidates in that position.The Super Eagles have a rich history of producing world class wingers such as Segun Odegbami, Finidi George, Tijani Babangida [...]

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    Nigerians in action as Arsenal face Napoli, Villarreal draw Valencia in UEL quarter-finals

Nigerians in action as Arsenal face Napoli, Villarreal draw Valencia in UEL quarter-finals

Alex Iwobi's Arsenal will face a tough tie against Napoli in the last eight of the Europa League, while Samuel Chukwueze side, Villareal will settle scores with Valencia.Unai Emery's men were drawn to face the Serie A side after their dramatic comeback to beat Rennes in the last-16.The first leg initially was due to take place in Naples next month, but [...]

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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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    Nigeria vs Uganda: Rohr names starting XI for friendly

Nigeria vs Uganda: Rohr names starting XI for friendly

Gernot Rohr has named the Super Eagles players to face Cranes of Uganda at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta, on Tuesday.The Super Eagles coach made six changes to the squad that faced South Africa at the weekend.Rohr included Semi Ajayi, Daniel Akpeyi, Brian Idowu, Mikel Agu, Samuel Chukwueze and Victor Osimhen in his team list.Daniel Akpeyi will be between [...]

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    How Nigerian players fared in Europa League

How Nigerian players fared in Europa League

Several Nigerian players were in action as the UEFA Europa League resumed Thursday. We begin with Arsenal's 4-2 win over Vorskla at the Emirates Stadium.Alex Iwobi provided an assist for the Gunners and was taken off in the 70th minute.Victor Moses' woes at Chelsea continued as he was benched for the entirety of the 1-0 win at PAOK Thessaloniki.Chuba Akpom wasn't [...]

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    Samuel Chukwueze: My parents burnt my boots to stop me from playing football

Samuel Chukwueze: My parents burnt my boots to stop me from playing football

Samuel Chukwueze, the Nigeria youngster who scored the fastest goal of the U-17 World Cup in 2015 against the host nation, Chile, just 25 seconds into the match says his parents burnt his boots to stop him from playing football.Chukwueze, the left footed winger scored four goals in Chile to win the bronze boot alongside his captain, Kelechi Nwakali.The winger [...]

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    Osimhen, Nwakali make Amuneke’s 18-man team for Burundi clash

Osimhen, Nwakali make Amuneke’s 18-man team for Burundi clash

Emmanuel Amuneke, the U-20 coach, has named Victor Osimhen and Kelechi Nwakali, as part of his 18-man team for  this weekend’s 2017 CAF U-20 Cup of Nations qualifying match against Burundi in Bujumbura.Amuneke cast his lot on his FIFA U-17 World Cup winners, with 15 of them making the list of 18 players of the U-20 squad.Aliyu Ibrahim, the team's [...]

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    Nwakali, Chukwueze, players future and the temptation of money

Nwakali, Chukwueze, players future and the temptation of money

Kelechi Nwakali, Most Valuable player at the 2015 World U-17 championship in Chile and Samuel Chukwueze, are wanted by big clubs.This is not something new to Nigerians as youngsters who excel in continental and world championships as they get offers from clubs - big and small.Kabiru Akinsola in 2007; Haruna Lukman same year, Kelechi Iheanacho and Victor Osimhen to mention [...]

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