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Stanley Nwabili: Everything You Need To Know About New Nigeria Super Eagles Invitee

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Chippa United’s goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabili, has been invited to the Nigeria senior national team for this month’s African Cup Of Nations engagement in Ivory Coast.

Who is he and what will he bring to the three-time African champions as Jose Peseiro hopes to make a huge statement in the prestigious tournament with the Nigeria Super Eagle’s team.

In case you are unfamiliar with the 27-year-old goalkeeper and where he plys his trade, Sports Journalist, Nwosu ‘Chygoz’ Chigozie has come up with an extensive profile of the man who will be expected to make a big impression on the three-time African champions.

WHO IS STANLEY NWABILI?


Nwabili is a professional goalkeeper who represents South African top-flight league giants, Chippa United.

Born 10 June 1996 in Lagos, Nigeria – the talented goalkeeper rose through the ranks of Omoku based NNL campaigners, Go-Round FC.


During his stint with Go-Round, Nwabili made remarkable impacts with the Omoku side as he guided the sticks for team to earn a place in the Nigeria top-flight league.

Showing great composure and prospects whilst in the ranks of Go-Round FC, Nwabili moved to join Nigeria Professional Football Leagues most successful clubside, Enyimba International in 202.

Nwabili’s impact with the ABA Elephant turned him a cult hero in the industrial city of ABA as he featured in Leagues games, CAF Champions League and Confederation cup.

Blossoming into a household name in the Nigeria top-flight league, the towering goalkeeper admist all transfer rumours teamed up with Benue State base team, Lobi Stars Of Markurdi in 2021.

A golden fish cannot be hidden, Nwabili showed off experience and class playing for Lobi Stats and later moved to team up with Katsina United in 2022 from where hee moved to South African based team, Chippa United in 2022.

Ranking as the second Nigeria goalkeeper in the South Africa top-flight league, Stanley Nwabili stole headlines with his outstanding and magnificent saves which turned Chippa United a side to reckon with in the South Africa elite league.

Owing to the goalkeeping challenges in the Nigeria Super Eagles team, In-Form Stanley Nwabili caught the attention of Super Eagles gaffer, Coach Jose Peseiro, who later travelled to watch the towering goalkeeper train and engage in matches.

Nwabili’s invitation for the AFCON was widely applauded by pundits and sports enthusiasts who described the Chippa United goalkeeper as the solution to the goalkeeping issues in the camp of the Nigeria Super Eagles.

Already in camp with the rest of the Nigeria Super Eagles team, the light-skinned goalkeeper will face stiff competition with the likes of Ojo Olorunleke and Francis Uzoho.

Behold the Messiah is here!

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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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