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UEFA Youth League: Nigeria Youngster Iheanacho Shines As FC Midtjylland Edge Past FC Famalicão

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Promising Nigeria youngster, Stanley Iheanacho, was they cynosure of all eyes following his impressive performance in FC Midtjylland under-19 win over FC Famalicão under-19 via Penalties in the UEFA Youth League.

The sensational Nigerian forward who lasted for 70mins in the keenly contested fixture was lively to his offensive duties as kept the FC Famalicão under-19 backline on their toes with his dashing runs and skills.

With handful of shots at goal under his belt, Iheanacho gave his side, FC Midtjylland under-19, the much needed presences upfront which reflected in the team general play.

Hoping to mark in the current UEFA Youth League, Portuguese side, FC Famalicão under-19, squared up for a date with Danish side, FC Midtjylland under-19 in a knockout stage of the tourney.

Danish based FC Midtjylland under-19 were up to give it its best shot when they face FC Famalicão under-19 in a crucial stage of the UEFA Youth League.

First half of the exciting fixture ended in a stalemate as the two held their ground tight, avoiding any form of mistake.

Second half of the game turned an end to end stuff which later took the game to penalties.

The spot kicks went the way of Danish side, FC Midtjylland under-19 who sent its Portuguese counterpart, FC Famalicão under-19 packing from the tournament.

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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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