Ikechukwu Uche

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
May 9th, 2014
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Former Nigeria goalkeeper Emmanuel Babayaro, has criticized Stephen Keshi for including Chigozie Agbim in his 30-man provisional squad for the 2014 World Cup and leaving out Ikechukwu Uche. “To be honest, there is no surprise for me in terms of inclusion but that of exclusion which is that of Ike Uch...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
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
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 3rd, 2013
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With a glut of strikers at his disposal, Nigeria’s coach, Stephen Keshi must decide who will best suit his plans for a successful outing at the 2013 Afcon The names of the strikers that Nigeria’s Super Eagles could use at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations Cup easily roll off the tongue. From Emmanuel Em...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 2nd, 2013
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has warned Super Eagles stars that the technical bench will not tolerate late arrivals as the team sets up base in Portugal on January 5 to prepare for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. The Super Eagles are in Group C with African champions Zambia, Ethiopia and Burkina Faso....
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 3rd, 2012
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KANO Pillars central defender, Papa Idris was the biggest casualty at the weekend as the national team’s technical crew headed by Stephen Keshi gradually zeroes in on a final list of players that will tackle Liberia in this weekend’s Nations Cup final round qualifier in Monrovia. Idris along with eig...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jun 16th, 2012
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Calabar — Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi says the team is happy winning a crucial Africa Cup of Nations match against Rwanda. Keshi expressed the team’s happiness while addressing newsmen at the U.J. Esuene Stadium, Calabar, on Saturday after the team beat Rwanda by 2-0 in the qualifying matc...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Feb 20th, 2012
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Ikechukwu Uche is ready for next week’s African Cup of Nations qualifying tie against Rwanda if his form in the last round of matches in Spain’s La Liga is to be used as a yardstick. The 28-year-old forward became the first player to score two goals for Granada in the 2011-2012 season aft...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 20th, 2012
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(CNN) — Two-time champions Nigeria failed to qualify for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations after being held 2-2 by Guinea on Saturday. Second-half goals from strikers Victor Obinna and Ikechukwu Uche put Nigeria 2-1 ahead in Abuja, but Ibrahima Traore’s 90th-minute equalizer ensured that Gui...