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One of the talking points of Nigeria’s first leg FIFA World Cup qualifier stalemate against minnows Swaziland was the way in which they appeared top-heavy late on, overloading the King’s Shield half. Coming into the game, it...

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Onazi | Could a change of position redefine the Nigerian's reputation?

Africans in the Europa League – Matchday 2

October 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Khouma Babacar continued his fine Europa League form when Fiorentina played Belenenses in Portugal. On the other side of the continent, Kehinde Fatai put Apoel Nicosia to the Sword. Fiorentina were already a goal up...

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Onazi praises centurion Enyeama

March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nigerian midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has praised team mate Vincent Enyeama ahead of the Super Eagles clash with The Cranes of Uganda on Wednesday in Uyo. Enyeama will earn his 100th cap for Nigeria against Uganda...

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Onazi | Could a change of position redefine the Nigerian's reputation?

Liverpool offer Borini for Onazi

December 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Liverpool are believed to be offering Fabio Borini to SS Lazio as part of a bid to sign Ogenyi Onazi. The Daily Star have reported that Liverpool are preparing to offer the out-of-favour Italian striker...

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Onazi eyes Liverpool move

December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nigeria midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has disclosed that he will not think twice about it should Liverpool of England come calling. Despite signing a new, improved two-year contract extension with Italian Serie A club Lazio until...

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Fantasy Face-Off: Onazi vs. Mikel

November 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following the feud between Ogenyi Onazi and John Obi Mikel in the game against the Republic of Congo, the pair’s relationship seems to have gone sour. Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel was seen vehemently criticizing...

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SNAPSHOT: Should Onazi remain at right-back?

November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Should Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi continue with his experiment by playing Lazio midfielder Ogenyi Onazi at right-back? Stephen Keshi may not be in the same ilk as Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, who successfully deployed Cesar...

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Serie A African Round-Up

November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

African players in the Italian league were surprisingly quiet over the weekend. To kick things off, Roma duo Gervinho and Seyduo Keita could not provide the much-needed inspiration for their side as they were beaten...

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Onazi signs improved Lazio deal

September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nigeria international Ogenyi Onazi has extended his stay with Lazio after speculation over the 21-year-old’s future. It had seemed all transfer window that Onazi would be departing for the Premier League, after links with Everton,...

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Onazi warns against complacency

August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ogenyi Onazi is not leaving anything to chance leading up to Nigeria’s games against the Republic of Congo and South Africa in September. Nigeria begin the qualifiers for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in...

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