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Moses Cobnan David: Nigeria Eligible Midfielder Painting Slovakia Red With Goals



Ever since the capture of Moses Cobnan David in 2022, Slovak topflight league side, FK Železiarne Podbrezová, have had a striker who has consistently provided good performances week in, week out.

Arguably one of the club’s best signings in recent years. The highly rated 20-year-old Striker had consistently stand out as he swiftly suite into the style of play in Slovakia Fortuna Liga.

In his recent goal scoring feat, Moses Cobnan David single handedly qualified, FK Železiarne Podbrezová into the next stage of the Slovak Cup netting four (4) goals.

Nigerian youngster, Moses Cobnan David, is a composed midfielder who is great at building chemistry with his teammates through flick-ons, layoffs and his ability to explore pocket spaces.

. His passing ability and decision-making are impressive, especially when breaking down an assured defence who are typically difficult to break down.

He does not typically attempt to dribble past defenders all too often, although this is an asset, he does have in his footballing inventor.

Moses Cobnan David has pace in abundance, able to take on defenders at ease and create chances with his quick and direct running.

He is also incredibly skilful, something he uses to his advantage. When in tight situations where his pace cannot help him, he uses his quick feet to escape opposing players before exploding into the space.

Due to his pace, he is incredibly effective on the counterattack, whilst also having the ability to get his head up, play the right pass, and pick out a fellow teammate.

His versatility is also impressive. The 20-year-old can play anywhere across the front three, creating chances and scoring goals in equal measure wherever he plays.

He is also a confident and composed finisher in the penalty area, never rushing or panicking when one-on-one with the goalkeeper.

Arguably one of the in-form Nigerian prospect in Europe, Moses Cobnan David, is a player who takes plenty of shots and is often the player to take the most shots in his team.

This is to be expected of a midfielder and should come as no surprise. However, it should be noted that he has much more to his game than just a volume-shot take

The Mecurial midfielder fits in pretty well with FK Železiarne Podbrezová style of play this season.

They tend to keep a high amount of possession and they like to control it in the opposition’s half. On top of this, they play a high line which supplements their aggressive pressing quite nicely.

The team’s favoured formations are 4-2-3-1 or 4-1-4-1 which suits Moses Cobnan David strengths very well. They tend to attack down the middle and use inside forwards to complement this style of play, though interplays of short passing

Slovakia Fortuna Liga campaigners, FK Železiarne Podbrezová, prefer to attack at speed and distribute the ball forwards where possible. Due to this desire to play through balls often, they sometimes struggle to maintain possession as they may like to.

FK Železiarne Podbrezová centre-backs tend to play it safe with their passing, while their midfielders are more adventurous with theirs. This results in a team that keeps 53% possession on average, generally flexible to who their opponents are.

Moses Cobnan David leads the middle of the park for, FK Železiarne Podbrezová, and tries to always be in the space for a pass with his movement.

The Nigerian helps during the build-up and is always looking for a teammate to come in close for a layoff or a flick-on. FK Železiarne Podbrezová most frequently attack down the middle, meaning that he is vital in the latter stages of the build-up.

Although, he does sometimes utilise his wide runners, such as a bombing full-back.

The promising youngster has evolved into a more complete midfielder for,FK Železiarne Podbrezová, as they transition fairly smoothly.

He is the team’s main source of goals and one of the top creators as well, as he can support his wide attackers.

With a player like him, FK Železiarne Podbrezová can rely on him to bring them out of the dirt whenever they are in a tough situation with his individual talent. Barring that, he can add to a fluid attacking unit.

Moses Cobnan David is arguably the future of the Nigeria National team(s).

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Atuloma Emeka: Nigerian Midfielder Relishes Al Ettihad Experience



Nigerian international, Emeka Atuloma has relished his experience playing with Bahraini based side, Al Ettihad Bahrain, in the just concluded Bahrain second division 2023/2024 season.

Holidaying in Nigeria, the utility player in a chat with Nigerian journalist, Nwosu ‘Chygoz’ Chigozie, bared his experience in the just concluded season playing for Al Ettihad.

“It was a sweet experience playing for a wonderful club like Al Ittihad, they club has one of the best fan base and they kept lending their support to their darling team althrough the season”

“The league is quiet demanding but never took me long to adopt as I have played in the country in the last two years so am used to the food and their weather”

“It was no doubt a remarkable season for me, had the most number of matches and equally helped the team always anytime defending the badge”

“Am looking forward to the next challenge which will be made public in the coming weeks” cheerful Atuloma concluded.

Known for his bullish nature in the middle of the park and his ability to play in more than one position, Atuloma remained handful and ever present in the stars studded Al Ittihad team.

The Nigerian midfielder has played in numerous leagues as he list Al-Shabab as his former clubside.

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‘You Don’t Buy Trust And Loyalty..’ Ighalo Pours Encomium on Super Agent Atta Aneke



Nigeria International, Odion Ighalo, has poured Encomium on world acclaimed Nigerian-Norwegian Super Agent, Atta Aneke, following their link-up in Lagos State, Nigeria.

The Super Agent, Atta Aneke, currently in Nigeria for his players management group annual career transforming Scouting tourney alongside top Nigerian Agent, Paul Ojo Omamomo and Attai Udia visited the Al-Wehda talisman in his Multi-Million Mansion.

Paul Ojo Omama x Odion Ighalo x Udia Attai

Acknowledging and celebrating the Super Agent, Atta Aneke, who doubles as his manager, Odion Ighalo eulogized the big football agent for his big role in his illustrious career.

“Been working with my Agent @Playersagentoslo since I started my professional football career till date 2007-2024. You don’t buy trust and loyalty, you earn it. God bless you for everything” Ighalo wrote on his verified Instagram handle.

Just like Odion Ighalo, Super Agent Atta Aneke of Players Management Group has and playing key roles in the career up-shoot of most Nigerian talented footballers plying their trade across top European Leagues.

For Over two decades, top ranking Emefie Aneke Atta has been the face behind the rise and blossom of top Nigerian stars as his agency, Players Management Group, has brought to daylight juicy transfers.

According to the Norwegian born Nigerian Super agent, Emefie Aneke Atta, Player Management Group controls a total of (90) players with (65) players plying their trade in topflight leagues in Europe, Asia and Scandinavia leagues.

Nigerian stars such as Igoh Ogbu,Samuel Adegbenro, Victor Boniface, Odion Ighalo, Chidera Ejuke,Daniel Chima Chukwu, Gift Orban, Fred Friday, Suleiman Abdullahi, Akor Adams, Abel Ogwuche, Peter Godly Michael, Chidera Ejuke, Like James Aaron Olanare, etc ranks amongst notable Nigerian stars under the Prestigious Players Management Group

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Luqman Gilmore Resume Pre-Season With FC Urartu



Top ranking Nigerian midfielder, Luqman Gilmore, has resumed pre-season preparations with Armenian topflight league side, FC Urartu, after a decent 2023/2024 season.

The highly rated midfielder turned up with the rest of the squad with the rest of the team during the week under-review as the team begins earnest preparations for the upcoming coming 2024/2025 season.

Known for his goal scoring ability and his exceptional brilliance in the middle of the park, Luqman Gilmore who arrived at FC Urartu during the season under review from Latvian side, Liepaja, shone like a million stars in his first year with goals and assist to his name.

In the season in view, the goal scoring sensation has been highly tipped to be an integral squad member of the stars studded FC Urartu team as his goal scoring ability will come in handy for the team.

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