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Umeh Emmanuel: The Unheralded Barrack Boy Scouted At Age 15years By Renowned Football Agent Ojo Paul Omamomo



In football, players keeps evolving to the point of maturity or to the point their ‘Talent’ is being noticed by one who would give them the needed facelift

Previously, we have had greatly talented Nigerian footballers fade away and their God given talents washed down the the drain owing to the reason there were no scouts to identify such players to give them the needed platform to excel.

In recent times, talented Nigerian stars has graced big clubs and big tournaments for the fact there are agents who goes into the nooks and crannies of cities, villages, towns and State in search of ‘Raw Gold’ a reason Nigerians and Africa at large should be grateful for the gift of renowned FIFA/CAF Licensed agent, Ojo Paul Omamomo.

The renowned Nigerian sports agent has over the years been in the business of scouting greatly talented Nigerian and African players and given them the needed support their talents needs little wonder he is nicknamed the Super agent with the ‘Golden Eyes’ a nickname earned following his exploits and involvement in identifying talented Nigeria and African footballers and given them the much needed platform to excel.

Today, the Super Agent has added next big thing in his arrays of stars being scouted following the emergence of an unheralded Barrack Boy, Emmanuel Umeh; a promising talented forward who has continued to distinguished himself in the current FIFA Under-20 World Cup.

Born on Aug 31, 2004, the 18years old Super Striker who has offered two vital assists for the Nigeria Flying Eagles team was first identified and Scouted by Super Agent Ojo Paul Omamomo from an Umuahia, Abia State side, Right2win Sports Club at the age of 15years

As he needed to be guided rightly and given a progressive development, Super Agent Ojo Paul Omamomo with his wide range of connect and good working relationships with top clubs across European and Scandevian leagues, opted for a move for the 15years Old Umeh Emmanuel to a Russian based outfit, FDC Vista, where he was to combine Education and as well get a top development process.

A Golden Fish has no hiding place, upon teaming up FDC Vista, Umeh Emmanuel, continued to improve into a top player, scoring and taking defenders to the cleaners for fun.

Amongst the poster boys of FDC Vista within months, the highly promising star was handed his first professional contract as he teamed up with Bulgarian top-flight league giants, Botev Plovdiv in 2022.

The dazzling Nigerian teenager in his first game for Botev Plovdiv B, came through with a MOTM worthy performance icing it with a goal, an impressive performance which catapulted him into Botev Plovdiv Senior team.

From coming on from the bench, the highly promising Nigerian forward clinched a first team shirt in the stars studded Botev Plovdiv team.

Afterwards, the Unheralded Nigerian forward exploits couldn’t be overlooked by Nigeria Under-20 gaffer, Ladan Bosso, as he handed him an invitation to beef up the Nigeria Under-20 attack in Junior mundial.

In the current FIFA Under-20 World Cup, Umeh has continued to justify his inclusion as one of the foreign pros in the Flying Eagles team as he always pour it all out to the team benefit.

Amazingly, the game changer came through yet again for the Nigeria Under-20 team as he came off the bench to provide assists to break the deadlock in the Flying Eagles keenly contested Fixture against the host Nation Argentina which inspired the team to a 2-0 win

Poised to do more for the Flying Eagles team in the tourney , the then Unheralded Barrack Boy scouted by Super Agent Ojo Paul Omamomo has raised eyebrows, topping the transfer radar of top clubs across Europe.

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Tochukwu Nnadi: Nigeria Flying Eagles Star Relishes U-20 World Cup Experience



Nigeria Under-20 star, Nnadi Tochukwu, has relished his World Cup experience describing the outing as the best moment of his career.

Joining the Coach Ladan Bosso tutored side for the Under-20 World Cup as one of the invited foreign pros, the Botev Plovdiv midfielder unarguably justified his inclusion with a top performance.

Currently holidaying in Nigeria, the midfielder maestro expressed his delight for the privilege to represent his country.

“Ranks as one of the best moment of career, it was a dream come through and vowed to make the moment and opportunity count”

“Regardless not hitting our target which was the trophy but we had a decent outing and am proud of the whole team”

“Playing for the Flying Eagles is a huge motivation for me, motivation to work hard and aim for a place in the Super Eagles team “

“Everyone’s dream is unique and no dream is too big, it is achievable, it only takes hardwork which am out to put in the work and earn a call up to the Nigeria Senior National team”

The energetic midfielder who plies his trade in Bulgaria with Botev Plovdiv lists as one of the competition revelations as he gave a tip of the iceberg in Argentina.

Nnadi unique style of play makes him stand out and has been tipped as the future of the Nigeria Super Eagles team.

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Flying Eagles defender Ogwuche identifies reason for South Korea loss





Sweden based Flying Eagles defender Abel Ogwuche in a short message has identified reason Nigeria lost to South Korea to exit the U-20 World Cup.

One of the Flying Eagles players to have featured from start to finish in every game, Ogwuche was key in defence as Nigeria marched to the quater-final of the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Against South Korea, Ogwuche and his teammates dominated proceedings for the 120 minutes long game but fell to a rare chance converted by the Taegurk warriors.

In a tweet on his Twitter handle @AbelOgwuche5, the Trellborg of Sweden defender identified reason their 21 shots on goal all failed to hit the target.

He wrote ” It was not our day , but better days coming, We coming back stronger “

The loss ended their World Cup journey which featured stunning performances vs Italy and Argentina.

Ogwuche and few other players had done enough to woo scouts of top European side and who will be on their trail as they leave Argentina.

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Nnadi Tochukwu: Flying Eagles Star Thrilled To Play A Role In the Team Historic Victory



Current FIFA Under-20 revelation, Nnadi Tochukwu, has expressed his delight playing a role in the Nigeria Flying Eagles historic win over Argentina in the round of 16 of the tourney.

Unarguably one of the dominant and influential player on the pitchin the keenly contested fixture, the energetic midfielder was outstanding for the Coach Ladan Bosso tutored side.

In post match reaction with renowned Nigerian Journalist, Nwosu CHIGOZIE, the Botev Plovdiv midfield maestro was thrilled with the hard fought win as he restated the team being focused on its next outing.

“We came into the game as Underdogs but we fought our way through to eliminate the host nation, that’s a big feat”

“We played according to instructions and we had everything worked out for us because we played for one another “

“Hard-work I can say gave us the victory and we have shifted our focus to the next game because we know it’s not yet UHURU”

Listed amongst the foreign pros, the sensational midfielder has gone ahead to justify his inclusion as he has solidified and given the team the much needed stability in the middle of the park.

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