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Odion Ighalo excited to join Shanghai Shenhua

Super Eagles striker and new Shanghai Shenhua signing, Odion Jude Ighalo, has revealed that he is very excited to be joining the club from relegation team Changchun Yatai in the Chinese league.

Premier League, Turkish clubs battle for Eagles’ Odion Ighalo

Coach Gernot Rohr has confirmed that Odion Ighalo is in talks with Premier League and Turkish Super Lig teams with a view to a transfer in the January transfer window.

Spain to help China develop football

La Liga and China’s Super League on Friday signed an accord to “make Chinese football grow throughout the world.”

World Cup: You need Obafemi Martins’ fire power – Joseph Yobo tells Gernot Rohr

Former Super Eagles captain Joseph Yobo has urged the national team coach, Gernot Rohr, to consider Obafemi Martins as an option as the count down to the FIFA World Cup tournament continues.

Odion Ighalo: African players should storm China for money

Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo has been pleasantly surprised by the quality of football in China and says that he would encourage other players to make the move, Hertfordshire Mercury reports.

Odion Ighalo: Chinese Super League ‘tougher and stronger’ than expected

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo says the Chinese Super League has proved to be tougher than he expected following his move from English Premier league side Watford.

Why I cried at CAF Awards – Asisat Oshoala

Three-time African Player of the Year for women, Asisat Oshoala, has explained why she went emotional with tears Thursday night in Accra, Ghana, venue of the Aiteo CAF Awards.

Tevez scores but Shenhua thrashed in Shanghai derby

“Overweight” Carlos Tevez climbed off the bench and scored just his third Chinese league goal but could not prevent Shanghai Shenhua getting hammered 6-1 at rivals Shanghai SIPG on Saturday.

WCQ: We are condemned to beat Cameroon – Mikel

Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi has said the national team has no option than to defeat the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in Friday’s World Cup qualifying game in Uyo if the Nigerian flag is to be hoisted in Russia 2018.

I’d rather play in China than warm the bench elsewhere – Ighalo

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo says he chose to move to the Chinese League from the English Premier League in order to get enough game time.

Osaze eyes Super Eagles, Europe return

Indonesia-based Osaze Odemwingie has not ruled out a return to European football when the Asian country’s Premier League season ends in November.

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