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Odion Ighalo: My four goals so special because I have been unlucky this season

Odion Ighalo has said he is excited to score four goals for his Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai after being “unlucky” in front of goal this season

CSL: Odion Ighalo nets four goals in Changchun Yatai win

Odion Ighalo scored four goals for Changchun Yatai in their Saturday’s 5-2 away win at Guizhou Hengfeng in the Chinese Super League.

Obafemi Martins set to undergo surgery

The injured Nigerian striker, Obafemi Martins, is set to travel to the UK to undergo surgery, his Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua, announced on Thursday.

Odion Ighalo misses penalty as Changchun Yatai lose at home

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo missed from the penalty spot as his club Changchun Yatai continued to look for their first league win of the new season following their dramatic 2-1 home loss to Guangzhou R and F on Saturday.

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.

Odion Ighalo: Fans criticise Super Eagles even after Poland win

Striker Odion Ighalo has said fans were still critical of the Super Eagles even after they beat highly-rated Poland in a friendly last week.

Kelechi Iheanacho, Odion Ighalo lead Super Eagles attack against Poland

Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is expected to start tomorrow’s friendly against Poland playing behind top striker Odion Ighalo in Gernot Rohr’s preferred 4-3-2-1 formation, according to a report.

Samson Siasia: Mikel Obi’s absence allows others chance to shine with Super Eagles

Samson Siasia has said the absence of skipper Mikel Obi for tomorrow’s World Cup warm-up against Poland will be a chance for other players to stake a claim for Super Eagles places.

Super Eagles camp abuzz for friendlies against Poland, Serbia

The training camp of the Nigerian National Football team, the Super Eagles, was agog on Wednesday with invited players hitting camp and being involved in the first training session.

Super Eagles opens camp for Poland friendly

The Super Eagles will begin their camping in Wroclaw on Monday ahead of their friendly against Poland on Friday.

Super Eagles’ Polish camp to open on Monday

The camp of the Super Eagles will open in the Polish city of Wroclaw on Monday, ahead of Friday’s international friendly against Poland, the Nigeria Football Federation have announced in a press release.

Gernot Rohr invites Mikel, Ajayi, Obi, others for Poland, Serbia friendlies

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has listed captain Mikel Obi, midfielder Ogenyi Onazi, Victor Moses as well as Ahly forward Junior Ajayi and African Nations Championship (CHAN) star Gabriel Okechukwu in his 28-man squad to face Poland and Serbia in pre-FIFA World Cup friendly matches this month, the Nigeria Football Federation announced in a press release on Wednesday.

Gernot Rohr denies Super Eagles list in circulation for friendlies

Super Eagles’ handler, Genort Rohr, will on March 7 unveil the list of invited players for the friendlies against Poland and Serbia.

Odion Ighalo not moving to England – Changchun Yatai

Prolific Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo will not be leaving Changchun Yatai and reports linking him with a return to the Premier League are “fake news”, the Chinese club says.

Odion Ighalo open to offers from Premier League clubs

Ighalo is currently playing in China with Changchun Yatai. He has three years left on his contract and has a £20m release clause.

Super Eagles have the quality to do Africa proud in Russia – El Hadji...

Former Senegal forward, El Hadji Diouf, believes the Super Eagles possess the quality to have a memorable outing at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Bayelsa holds sports summit on Wednesday

Bayelsa State will hold a first of its kind sports submit at the Lady Diama Memorial Event Place in Yenagoa on Wednesday, the organisers have revealed.

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