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Odion Ighalo set for Shanghai Shenhua return from injury-induced setback

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo is on course to make a speedy recovery from his muscle injury, and could be fit in time to play for Shanghai Shenhua in Sunday’s Chinese Super League clash against Dalian Aerbin.
The UEFA Champions League football cup is displayed prior to the draw for the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League football tournament at the UEFA headquarters in Nyon on December 17, 2018. (Photo by Fabrice COFFRINI - AFP)

European Leagues critical of proposed Champions League reforms

The European Leagues has said plans to revamp the Champions League should be started from scratch as the current proposals only benefit "a few rich and dominant clubs".
Shanghai Shenhua forward Odion Ighalo who only lasted 12 minutes on the pitch before he was stretched off in last Friday’s Chinese Super League match against Tianjin Teda would return to the pitch in two weeks time, the club has revealed.

No cause for alarm as Odion Ighalo out for two weeks

Shanghai Shenhua forward Odion Ighalo who only lasted 12 minutes on the pitch before he was stretched off in last Friday’s Chinese Super League match against Tianjin Teda would return to the pitch in two weeks time, the club has revealed.
Odion Ighalo will spend the next two weeks on the sidelines, which would not threaten his chances of making his Africa Cup of Nations debut, according to reports.

Reports: Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo set for two-week absence

Odion Ighalo will spend the next two weeks on the sidelines, which would not threaten his chances of making his Africa Cup of Nations debut, according to reports.
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Gernot Rohr get Odion Ighalo boost ahead AFCON

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo will spent two weeks on the sidelines after picking up an injury in Shanghai Shenhua’s 1-1 away draw against Tiajin Teda.
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Gernot Rohr sweats on Odion Ighalo fitness ahead AFCON

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr will be keen to get positive news on his top striker Odion Ighalo who picked up an injury in the Chinese Super League clash between his club Shanghai Shenhua and Tianjin Teda on Friday.
Nigeria international Odion Ighalo was on the scorer’s sheet for Shanghai Shenhua who suffered their fifth defeat of the season in the Chinese Super League.

Shanghai Shenhua suffer fifth defeat as Odion Ighalo scores

Nigeria international Odion Ighalo was on the scorer’s sheet for Shanghai Shenhua who suffered their fifth defeat of the season in the Chinese Super League.
Shanghai Greenland Shenhua and Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo has made it clear that the main target of the current squad is how to win the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations billed for Egypt in June.

Odion Ighalo, Asisat Oshoala shortlisted for Nigeria Pitch Awards

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo as well as Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala and The Nations’ correspondent Tunde Liadi top the list of nominees for the 6th edition of the prestigious Nigeria Pitch Awards as organisers revealed in Lagos on Thursday the identities of prospective winners.
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr

AFCON: Super Eagles group a tough one – Gernot Rohr

Gernot Rohr, Super Eagles’ technical adviser, has said that his team’s group for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) is a tough one.
Shanghai Greenland Shenhua and Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo has made it clear that the main target of the current squad is how to win the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations billed for Egypt in June.

AFCON: Odion Ighalo assures Super Eagles will advance from Group B

Shanghai Shenhua striker Odion Ighalo says the Super Eagles will qualify from the Group B of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, but adds their opponents won’t be pushovers.
Odion Ighalo #9 of Shanghai Greenland Shenhua celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2019 China Super League between Shanghai Greenland Shenhua and Hebei China Fortune at Shanghai Hongkou Football Stadium on March 10, 2019 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Fred Lee/Getty Images)

Odion Ighalo scores twice as Shanghai Shenhua thrash Beijing Renhe

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo netted a brace in Shanghai Shenhua’s 5-1 thrashing of Beijing Renhe in their Chinese Super League clash at the Hongkou Stadium on Sunday.
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Al Nassr celebrate Ahmed Musa’s Nigerian Player of the Year Award

Saudi Arabian Professional League club Al Nassr on Wednesday threw a party to celebrate their winger Ahmed Musa who was this week named Nigeria’s best player for the year 2018.

NFF Awards: 1994 Super Eagles grateful – Sunday Oliseh

Nigeria’s ex-international and former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has expressed gratitude to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for the legend’s award given to the Super Eagles USA 1994 World Cup team.
Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has dedicated his Nigeria footballer of the year award his teammates and everyone who has contributed to his success as a footballer.

Ahmed Musa reacts to his POTY win

Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa says he’s honoured to have won the Nigeria Player of the year award for 2018.

NFF Awards: 1994 Super Eagles grateful – Sunday Oliseh

Nigeria’s ex-international and former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has expressed gratitude to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) for the legend’s award given to the Super Eagles USA 1994 World Cup team.
Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa has dedicated his Nigeria footballer of the year award his teammates and everyone who has contributed to his success as a footballer.

Aiteo/NFF Awards: Ahmed Musa emerges Player of the Year

Super Eagles stand-in captain, Ahmed Musa, was the biggest winner in the 2nd edition of the Aiteo/NFF Award held Monday night in Lagos.

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