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Aliyu Ibrahim: Nigerian Forward Becomes First Nigerian Player To Win The U.S Open Cup Trophy

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Nigerian forward Aliyu Ibrahim added another Medal to his cabin following his USA MLS side, Houston Dynamo 2-1 win over Lionel Messi Inter Miami in the finals of the US Open Cup.

On its road to the finale, Ibrahim Aliyu played a key role with his goals and assist to help the team advance from the group stage down to the knock-out stage.

Inter Miami lost in the US Open Cup final on Wednesday, falling 2-1 to the Houston Dynamo with its talismanic player, Lionel Messi, watching from the sidelines.

Messi, who has already helped catapult the team to its first major trophy in its history since joining in July, missed the game through injury but was in attendance at Miami’s DRV PNK Stadium.

And in his absence, Miami looked out of sorts as Houston raced into a two-goal lead in the first half through goals from Griffin Dorsey and Amine Bassi.

Although Josef Martínez scored late on in injury time to give Miami hope, Houston was able to hold on for the club’s fourth major trophy and first under head coach Ben Olsen.

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Victor Olatunji: Nigeria Striker Emerges MOL Cup Champion With Sparta Prague

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NNigerian striker, Olatunji Victor, has added another medal in his cabin as Czech Republic giants, Sparta Prague, emerge win of the 2023/2024 MOL Cup.

It would be the second medal for the Nigeria Super Eagles forward in a week afterwards Sparta Prague emergence champions of the Czech Republic Fortuna Liga 2023/2024 season.

Build up to its finals with Viktoria Plezen, Nigerian forward, Victor Olatunji was pivotal to the team’s winning streak to emerge finalists.

First half of the game lived up to its billing as the two sides weigh another, showcasing the best of football artistry to the spectators delight.

Afterwards Sparta Prague 14th minute disallowed goal, the pulsating first half ended in a zero draws.

The two highly spirited side marched on for the second half and it was Sparta Prague who broke the deadlock following Viktoria Plezen 79th minute own goal.

Sparta Prague celebration was short-lived as Viktoria Plezen restored parity at the 87th minute to rise the game tempo.

Heading into final whistle, Sparta Prague, showed off class as the pick their lead with an 90th minute goal, a goal which turned Cup wining goal for Sparta Prague.

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Nigeria’s Yenne Tenton Wins Player Of The Month Award For April In Armenia

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High flying Nigerian winger, Yenne Tenton, has emerged best player in the Armenia Premier League for the month of April.

In the month under-review, Tenton stood up tall amongst other with his exciting form, scoring (3) goals which contributed immensely to the good run of form enjoyed by Ararat-Armenia in April.

“Aprils best player for the Month of April has been handed over to Yenne Tenton“ reads a tweet on the official Twitter handle of the Armenia Premier League.

Arguably one of the best and consistent players in the Armenia topflight league, Tenton has continually shown class and has been ever present in the stars studded Ararat-Armenia team. mances in back to back games.

The sensational wing wizard has 16goals and 4 assist to his name.

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Gbomadu Tejiri: Promising Nigerian Youngster Scops Goal Of The Month Award In Armenia

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Promising Nigeria forward, Gbomadu Mathew, has emerged winner of the Armenia Premier League Goal of the month award for April.

Gbomadu’s ferocious second -half strike in FC Van 3-2 defeat against Alashkert in the month under review was the overwhelming choice of the fans.

“Aprils best goal author Mathew Gbomadu received his award “ reads a tweet on the official Twitter handle of the Armenia Premier League.

Arguably one of the season revelation, Gbomadu Mathew, on loan to FC Van from Ararat-Armenia has continually show glimpses of greatness with his outstanding performances in back to back games.

The highly rated Nigerian youngster has 4goals and 5assists to his name.

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