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Bulgarian Cup: Super Tochukwu Nnadi Steers Botev Plovdiv To Bulgarian Cup Quater-Finals

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Nigeria Flying Eagles midfielder, Nnadi Tochukwu, was the cynosure of all eyes playing from the middle of the park as Bulgarian top flight league giants, Botev Plovdiv cruise into the Bulgarian Cup next round with a 2-4 win over Etar in one of the fixtures played earlier today.

The box to box midfielder who played out all 90mins was alive to his offensive and defensive duties which inspired the team and gave them balance to dismantle hard fighting Etar side.

Botev Plovdiv lined up against Etar in the round of 16 in the Bulgarian Cup hoping to clinch a win to advance into the next stage of the prestigious Bulgarian domestic cup game.

Etar who hasn’t been in its best form had their hands full in its quest for domestic glory haven been drawn to face rejuvenated Botev Plovdiv side.

First half of the game had Botev Plovdiv dominate proceedings but both sides failed grab the cutting edge before the half time break.

Second half, the game flew the part of resilient Botev Plovdiv side who broke the deadlock at the 64th minute before Eto’o.J doubled the team lead at the 72nd minute.

Etar came through with a goal reducing the deficit at the 86th minute but high flying Nigerian star, Umeh Emmanuel extended Botev Plovdiv lead with his 89th minute before fellow compatriot, Akere Samuel stretched the game outta reach for the visitors with his 90th minute goal to earn Botev Plovdiv a place in the competition next round.

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Adekunle Shines In Sporting Lagos Dramatic Win

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Nigeria Super Eagles defender, Adekunle Adeleke, came through with another top performance in the Nigeria topflight as he Marshaled relegation threatened Sporting Lagos to a win following its dramatic 2-1 win over Defending Champions, Enyimba FC, in one of the Matchday 37 fixture played today.

Unarguably Sporting Lagos trusted defender, Adeleke who joined the Lagos based side at mid season has continually shown off class in back to back games for Sporting.

Sporting Lagos who lost at home on Matchday 36 had their hope of survival on a pendulum as the team needs nothing but a win against Enyimba FC.

After been held at home on Matchday 36, Enyimba marched into Lagos with a date against relegation threatened Sporting Lagos.

Sporting Lagos at kick-off earned a spot kick with just 5mins into the had their chance fluffed but worked out another goal to earn a lead at half time.

On return for the second half, Enyimba FC converted from the spot to return the game to a stalemate.

With few minutes left in the game, Sporting grinded out a deserved goal at the 85mins, a goal enough to separate the two sides at full time.

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Ede Oloko Nets Brace Again!

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Scoring Sensation, Ede Oloko, continued with his goal festival in the Latvian Virsliga, as he recorded another brace in Jelgava disappointing 4-2 defeat to Grobina in one of the Matchday 18 fixtures played earlier today in the Latvian Virsliga.

One of Nigeria most inform abroad, Oloko in back to back games has continued to show off his worth in the colors of Jelgava as he seven (7) goals under his belt.

Winless in last two games, Grobina ambushed Jelgava hoping to bounce back to winning ways on Matchday 18.

Inconsistent Jelgava side had their hands full on Matchday 18 haven been drawn to trade tackles with Grobina away from home.

First half of the fixture ended on a 1-1 stalemate as Ede Oloko third minute goal was cancelled by Grobina with its 41st minute goal before the half time break.

Resilient Grobina on emergence for the second half out scored its visitors to bring the final scoreline to 4-2 with Jelgava Nigerian import, Ede Oloko, completing a brace for the day.

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Sunday Megwo’s Brace Saves Abia Warriros From Relegation

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Red-hot Sunday Megwo and Abia Warriros will play in the Nigeria Premier League next season after the gangling talisman recorded a brace in Abia Warriors 2-0 win over Akwa United earlier today.

Abia Warriors are mathematically safe with 51 points from as many matches as all team struggling for survival cannot catch up with them after final day.

It is a remarkable achievement for Abia Warriros, who were at risk of sinking after its goalless draw against Bendel Insurance but got a sign of relief after its 3-1 win over Gombe United in Bauchi on Matchday 36.

They, Abia Warriros, were down in the relegation zone after matchsay 34 but a burst of form by Nigerian forward , Sunny Megwo has now kept them up.

The dreaded striker has constantly help the team win games with goals as his brace today helps relegation threatened Abia Warriors to be relief.

Today, he scored his seventh (7) goal of the season to give his team all maximum points at stake.

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