Emmanuel Emenike

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 21st, 2013
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Arsenal have been handed a number of fitness boosts ahead of the first leg of their Champions League qualifier against Fenerbahce tonight.   Super Eagles duo of Joseph Yobo and Emmanuel Emenike are expected to be in the thick of the action in defence and attack, respectively.   Emmanuel Eme...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 7th, 2013
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Fenerbahçe had signed Emenike two years ago from Kardemir Karabük, before the Nigerian forward left the club to play at Spartak Moscow amid a match-fixing scandal. AA photo Fenerbahçe has announced the capture of Nigerian forward Emmanuel Emenike from Spartak Moscow for 13 million euros, two years af...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 30th, 2013
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  Emenike West Ham are looking towards Eastern Europe to bolster their options up front with Spartak Moscow striker Emmanuel Emenike catching the Hammers’ eye according to Russian daily, Izvestia. The London club have just two established forwards in their line-up at present – in Andy Carroll an...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 16th, 2013
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Nigeria striker Emmanuel Emenike has criticised the country’s coach Stephen Keshi for ignoring him. The Spartak Moscow striker is nursing a long-term hamstring injury which he suffered during the Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. He scored four goals to emerge as top scorer at the tourname...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 7th, 2013
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LAGOS — Injured Spartak Moscow striker Emmanuel Emenike has been left out of Nigeria’s squad for the World Cup qualifier against Kenya on March 23. Emenike, who was top scorer in the recent Africa Cup of Nations winning campaign, is nursing a long-term hamstring injury which he suffered during ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 10th, 2013
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Victor Moses is fit again to star in Sunday’s AFCON final, while Emmanuel Emenike could still play a part in the game, officials said. Nigeria spokesman Ben Alaiya on Sunday morning gave Moses the all clear after he recovered from a left ankle injury. “I can say 100% that Moses will play the final. H...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2013
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Africa Cup of Nations Venue: Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Port Elizabeth Date: Saturday 9 February Kick-off: 18:00 GMT  Ghana and Mali meet for the fourth time in the last two Africa Cup of Nations – having being drawn in the same group and ending up in the third place play-off at both tournamen...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 9th, 2013
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Burkina Faso will make history on Sunday by appearing in the Africa Cup of Nations final for the first time. They face Nigeria who, while not favourites for the tournament at the start are now hotly tipped to win, even though the teams drew 1-1 in the first group match. You might not know a […...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 8th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Factbox on Nigeria, who play in Sunday’s African Nations Cup final against Burkina Faso at Soccer City: Previous appearances in African Nations Cup finals: 16 Previous best performance: Winners in 1980 and 1994; Runners-up in 1984, 1988, 1990 and 2000 FIFA world ranking Jan. 2...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 7th, 2013
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South Africa (AP) — Nigeria closed in on its first title since 1994, advancing to Sunday’s final of the African Cup of Nations against a surprising Burkina Faso team looking to lift the trophy for the first time. Nigeria routed Mali 4-1 in Durban on Wednesday to reach the final for the first ti...