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    Iheanacho, Ndidi, Saka…TheCable’s team of the week

Iheanacho, Ndidi, Saka…TheCable’s team of the week

TheCable's team of the week is made up of two Leicester City players, as the Foxes won against Crystal Palace -- thanks to wonderful performances by Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi, amongst others, who both featured. This week's team will see an adventurous 3-4-3 pattern deployed, with former Golden Eaglets safe hands in between the sticks. Dele Alampasu - Ventspils Dele Alampasu's calmness [...]

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    Iheanacho scores in Leicester’s defeat as West Ham shock Chelsea

Iheanacho scores in Leicester’s defeat as West Ham shock Chelsea

It was mixed fortunes for Super Eagles players in the English Premier League (EPL) as Alex Iwobi, Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho took part in Everton's 2-1 win over Leicester City at Goodison Park on Wednesday night. While Iwobi had an average game, Iheanacho scored for Leicester, with Ndidi conceding a penalty for Everton to double their lead. Everton took a two-goal [...]

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    Etebo, Ndidi, Omeruo… TheCable’s team of the week

Etebo, Ndidi, Omeruo… TheCable’s team of the week

With quite a number of top performances over the weekend, TheCable selects the best Nigerian XI. Adebayo Adeleye - Hapoel Jerusalem Katamon The young lanky goalkeeper stood between the sticks on his 31st Israeli Leumit appearance and made several key saves to prevent the star studded Maccabi Petah Tikva side from putting the ball past him on several occasions. Dominic Iorfa - Sheffield [...]

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    Ndidi, Iheanacho at risk as three Leicester players exhibit coronavirus symptoms

Ndidi, Iheanacho at risk as three Leicester players exhibit coronavirus symptoms

Brenda Rodgers, Leicester manager, says three of his players are currently in isolation from the rest of the squad after displaying symptoms of coronavirus. Rodgers disclosed this during a press conference, ahead of the Foxes clash against Watford on Saturday. The Leicester gaffer didn't mention which players had been quarantined but added that the club had "followed procedures," according to Sky Sports. "We've had [...]

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    Saka, Ehizibue, Aribo… TheCable’s team of the week

Saka, Ehizibue, Aribo… TheCable’s team of the week

From Friday to Monday, our torchlight was on the performances of Nigerian players all over the globe. Here are the selected eleven, who stood out the most during the weekend's action packed fixtures - with Abdu Maikaba of Plateau United as its gaffer. Dele Ajiboye - Plateau United Dele Ajiboye shone in Plateau United's 1-0 win at Wikki Tourists, keeping out a total [...]

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    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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    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=21 Super Falcons trio of Asisat Oshoala, Nnadozie Chiamaka and Kanu Uchenna are also among the first ten nominees for the [...]

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    Ighalo, Ndidi, Iwobi nominated for CAF best XI

Ighalo, Ndidi, Iwobi nominated for CAF best XI

Odion Ighalo, Alex Iwobi, Wilfred Ndidi and Francis Uzoho, four Super Eagles stars, have been shortlisted for the 2019 FIFPro/CAF Africa Best XI. Their selection comes on the back of their outstanding performances for their country and different clubs. Ighalo, who had an impressive outing at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, won the golden boot as the highest goal scorer with [...]

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    ‘Ighalo’s replacement, new defence combo’ — 5 takeaways from Nigeria-Benin clash

‘Ighalo’s replacement, new defence combo’ — 5 takeaways from Nigeria-Benin clash

Like the Trojans, the Super Eagles of Nigeria went to the battlefield and emerged as conquerors. They gallantly fought back to earn three priceless points against Benin Republic in the day 1 of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers. Former West Bromwich Albion star, Stephane Sessegnon, silenced the noisy hosts after capitalising on a defensive gaffe by the three-time African champions. Eagles [...]

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

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

Some Super Eagles players have made our team of the week due to their outstanding performance in a weekend of Premier League goal scoring breaking record. The Golden Eaglets exciting comeback at the 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil and some fabulous goals scored by Nigerian players across the globe also made TheCable's team of the week. Daniel Akpeyi (Kaizer Chiefs) The [...]

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    Ighalo, Alimi, Etebo… TheCable’s team of the week

Ighalo, Alimi, Etebo… TheCable’s team of the week

It was another exciting weekend across the globe as club football continued in Europe after a short international break. TheCable selects the best XI of Nigerian players in action across the globe. Odion Ighalo and Sikiru Alimi lead the attack which has Manu Garba, Golden Eaglets' gaffer, as its coach. The team also include Wilfred Ndidi, Oghenekaro Etebo, Daniel Akpeyi and Semi Ajayi. Daniel [...]

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    Aribo scores as Super Eagles play out 1-1 draw with Brazil

Aribo scores as Super Eagles play out 1-1 draw with Brazil

Super Eagles of Nigeria held Brazil to a 1-1 draw in an international friend game at the Singapore national stadium, Kallang on Sunday. The Eagles endured early time of pressure from the Brazilian side with their 4-3-3 formation. Gernot Rohr’s side had finished third at this summer’s Africa Cup of Nations, losing in the semi-finals to Algeria, who went on to beat [...]

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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 Akpeyi Kaizer Chiefs continued their good run thanks to their net minder. He came and won all Amazulu's crosses and [...]

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    Ndidi scores in five-star Leicester win over Newcastle

Ndidi scores in five-star Leicester win over Newcastle

Wilfred Ndidi, Super Eagles midfielder, scored the fifth goal in Leicester City's 5-0 demolition of Newcastle United. The combative midfielder capped a dominant midfield performance with his second goal of the league season against a poor Newcastle side. It was his second goal of a season in which he has only missed one game. Wing back, Ricardo Perreira opened scoring with a long-range [...]

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    Azeez is ‘happy to be back’ as Rohr names squad for Brazil clash

Azeez is ‘happy to be back’ as Rohr names squad for Brazil clash

Five years after his first invitation to the Super Eagles, Ramon Azeez has made Gernot Rohr's 23-man list for the international friendly match with Brazil in Singapore. Rohr's boys will take on five-time world champions on Sunday, October 13 at the Singapore national stadium in Kallang. Kenneth Omeruo, Abdullahi Shehu and Chidozie Awaziem are back from injury, otherwise, the squad is largely unchanged from [...]

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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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