Austin Ejide

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
May 7th, 2014
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Two previously out-of-favour Supper Eagles England based players, Joseph Yobo and Osaze Odemnwingie makes a return in the 30-man provisional list of players for the World Cup in Brazil released late yesterday by the Nigeria Football Federation. Villareal FC striker, Ikechukwu Uche and Dynamo Kiev str...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 13th, 2013
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Nigeria have decided to keep goalkeeper Austin Ejide in their Afcon squad in spite of nursing a hamstring injury. The team doctor of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Ibrahim Gyaran, is said to have pegged Ejide’s return date at two weeks from Friday after an extra scan was performed on his thigh i...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 9th, 2013
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Nigeria and Cape Verde Islands battled out to a standstill in a pre-Afcon friendly at the Estadio Do Algarve in Faro, Portugal on Wednesday. Cape Verde Islands started stronger as Nigeria’s goalkeeper, Austin Ejide was made to keep out two quick goal-bound efforts inside the opening ten minutes...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 9th, 2013
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Nigeria have left out Portland Timbers forward, Bright Chinedu Dike, from their 23-man squad to this month’s Afcon in South Africa. Dike has made just two appearances for Nigeria against Venezuela and Catalonia in November last year and January respectively. The 25-year-old striker got Nigeria&...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 9th, 2013
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Nigeria have left out Portland Timbers forward, Bright Chinedu Dike, from their 23-man squad to this month’s Afcon in South Africa. Dike has made just two appearances for Nigeria against Venezuela and Catalonia in November last year and January respectively. The 25-year-old striker got Nigeria&...
By IndepthAfrica
In Angola
Oct 14th, 2012
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Result: Ethiopia 2-0 Sudan – Addis Ababa Aggregate: Sudan 5-5 Ethiopia Ethiopia win on away goals Result: Cameroon 2-1 Cape Verde Islands -Yaounde Aggregate: Cape Verde 3-2 Cameroon Result:Angola 2-0 Zimbabwe – Luanda Aggregate Zimbabwe 3-3 Angola Angola win on away goals Result:Niger 2-0...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Oct 13th, 2012
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Ghana became the first country to qualify for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations when beating Malawi 1-0 in Lilongwe on Saturday afternoon. The Black Stars braved the intimidating crowd and bumpy pitch at the Civo Stadium to clinch their ticket with an early goal from debutant Afriyie Acquah. Ghana thus ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Benin
Oct 13th, 2012
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In Summary Seven second-leg ties on Saturday First-leg scores in brackets Morocco 4-0 Mozambique 2100 BST (0-2) Senegal 0-2 Ivory Coast (2-6 agg) Match abandoned after 76 mins FT: Uganda 1-0 Zambia (1-1 agg) Zambia through 9-8 on penalties FT: Malawi 0-1 Ghana (0-3 agg) FT: Botswana 1-4 Mali (1-7 agg...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Oct 13th, 2012
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Nations Cup Live Now HERE Malawi v Ghana Lilongwe, 1230 GMT kick-off First leg score: 0-2 Malawi simply cannot afford to concede if they are to have any hope of qualifying. But they will be boosted by the return of centre-back Foster Namwela, who missed the first match because of suspension. And Namw...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
May 10th, 2012
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Nigeria will next week name a squad for 2014 World Cup qualifiers against Namibia and Malawi, officials announced Thursday. The Eagles will host Namibia on June 3 in Calabar and a week later play away in Malawi in the qualifying tournament for Brazil 2014. According to the Eagles spokesman Ben Alaiya...