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CLUB ATHLETIQUE BIZERTIN OF TUNISIA CONCLUDES TRANSFER OF AYINDE OLAMILEKAN FROM PROFOOT DYNAMICS FC OF LAGOS

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Tunisian Professional Football League One side, Club Athletic Bizertin has completed the signing of Ayinde Olamilekan Nurudeen from Profoot Dynamics FC of Lagos.
Ayinde before now, was on loan to a Nigerian league side plying their trade in the Nigeria National League from where he was scouted by a scout of the Tunisian side.
In a chat with the media, Ayinde describes the move as a dream come true and believes will be a stepping stone for him to achieve more of his dreams.
In his words, “I am happy to have signed the dotted lines for Club Athletique Bizertin, a club that plays in one of the best football leagues on the continent of Africa. I hope to give my all and I see this as a step for me to even achieve many more of my football dreams some days’’
The bulky centre forward was developed over a period of five years under the tutelage of Coach Olanrewaju Olojo-Kosoko popularly known as Wenger and regarded as one of the best football and youth developmental coach in Alimosho LGA and by extension Lagos State.
Speaking with the media after Club Athletique Bizertin officially announced the signing of one of his youth products, Coach Olanrewaju said “I am overly excited for Ayinde Olamilekan. I have no doubts in his ability and I know this is just the start of a dream that will even blossom more. It is the dream of every Coach especially for those of us who are passionately committed to player’s development at the grass root following through the development of our players from a young and tender age. I am happy for him, I am convinced he will make best use of this opportunity.’’
Ayinde is reported to have signed a four years contract with the Tunisian Professional side which will last until June 2028.
CA Bizertin will play host to Metlaoui on 6th of February, 2024 and Ayinde will be looking to make his debut appearance along with fellow compatriot, Bello Lukman who was swapped from Katsina United.

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UEFA Conference League: Nigeria’s Abiodun Ogunniyi Scores To Inspire FK Auda 1-2 Win Over Cliftonville

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Nigeria Under-23 ace, Abiodun Ogunniyi, was pivotal and inspirational for Latvian side, FK Auda, as he came through with the much sorted after goal which inspired his team 2-0 win away from home in one of the UEFA Conference league qualifiers fixture played today against Irish side, Cliftonville.

The Nigerian wing wizard outstanding performance in the first qualifiers fixture earned him a starting place in the all important fixture against Irish top flight league giants, Cliftonville.

After it’s triumph against, B36 Tórshavn, in the first qualifiers tie, FK Auda, shifted focus to the second qualifiers tie hoping to amass winnings when they face off with Nothern Ireland side, Cliftonville in a double leg clash.

Hoping to make it to the Conference league group stage, Northern Ireland league side, Cliftonville were faced with an uphill task in its second round qualifiers fixture haven been drawn to face Latvian side, FK Auda in a double header.

First half of the keenly contested fixture lived up to its billing with the visitors, FK Auda, bossing the half and rewarded with a lead off the boot of its Nigerian wing-wizard, Abiodun Ogunniyi, who broke the deadlock at the 32nd minute.

Host, Cliftonville fought back before the half time break and leveled up at the 39th minute to end the first half on stalemate.

A tough battle for the leading goal in the second half felled to the part of the visitors, FK Auda, as they restored lead off the boot of another of its Nigerian import, Abdulrahman Taiwo, at the 77th minute, a goal which separated the two sides at full time.

On a 2-1 scoreline aggregate, Latvian side, FK Auda, will hope to finish up the work when they face Cliftonville at home in a fortnight.

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Official: Nigerian Forward Ikwuemesi Joins Belgium Pro League Club, Leuven

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Belgium Pro League club, Oud-Heverlee Leuven, have announced the signing of forward Chukwubuikem Ikwuemesi from
Serie A club, Salernitan.

The former Flying Eagles striker joined the Belgian outfit from Serie A side, Salernitan, after a year stint with the club before relegation.

After passing club routine medicals and completed paper works, the Nigerian striker has been unveiled by his new employees, arriving his arrival.

Last campaign in the Italian Serie A with Salernitan, Ikwuemesi who joined from Slovenia side NK Celje enjoyed a good run of form which made him handful for the club.

Ikwuemesi will add to the increasing numbers of Nigeria stars playing in the Belgian Pro League when the new 2024/2025 season gets underway.

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Transfer: Armenian Club FC Van Snaps Up Promising Nigerian Youngster

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Ambitious Armenian topflight league side, Football Club Van, has completed the transfer of highly rated Nigerian youngster, Izuchukwu Okonkwo, from Bulgarian club, Botev Plovdiv.

Started his football career with Nigerian based side, Izuchukwu was scouted by topmost Nigerian Super Agent, Paul Ojo Omamomo, and shipped off to Russia to continue his development with the Russian based outfit, FDC Vista, combining his football career with formal Education.

Golden Fish has no hiding place, top talented Izuchukwu enjoyed a rapid development owing to his hardwork, a rapid development which made his stood out in back to back games with Russian team, FDC Vista.

Upon his maturity, Izuchukwu Okonkwo, attracted lots of offers but inked a deal with Bulgarian giants, Botev Plovdiv to take his development to the next level.

In search of quality playing time, the sensational player has penned a year deal with  Armenian side, Football Club Van, where he will feature for the team in the 2024/2025 Armenia topflight league season.

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