1. Iwobi Receives ‘Exclusion’ Hint Against Man United
2. ‘He Did Well Against Liverpool’ – Everton Coach Hints Lookman May Start First EPL Game In Over A Year
Ahead of Everton’s Premier League clash against Newcastle United, manager Marco Silva has admitted that England U21 star Ademola Lookman is pushing hard for a place in the starting line-up.
The Nigeria Football Federation target gave a good account of himself after coming off the bench in the 1-0 loss to Liverpool last weekend and was in contention to make his first Premier League start of the season against The Reds but had just recovered from injury.
5. Ndidi Joins Man Utd’s Rashford, Barcelona’s Dembele In U21 TOTW Europe’s Top 5 Leagues
Two players of Nigerian decent have been named to the Team of the Week Europe’s Top Five Leagues (30th November to December 2, 2018).
Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi and Hertha BSC’s Jordan Torunarigha have been selected in the best rated XI from Europe’s top five leagues, comprising only of players aged 21 and under by Whoscored.