AFCON 2019: Mikel, 17 Others Arrive Eagles Camp in Asaba

first_imgOther players expected to troop into camp last night include; Francis Uzoho, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Daniel Akpeyi, Ola Aina, Abdullahi Shehu, William Troost Ekong, Kenneth Omeruo, Wilfred Ndidi, Ahmed Musa, Henry Onyekuru, Odion Ighalo, Alex Iwobi, Paul Onuachu, Kelechi Iheanacho and Samuel Chukwueze.Nigeria will confront Zimbabwe at the Stephen Keshi Stadium on Saturday, June 8 and tackle Senegal in their last friendly in Ismailia, Egypt on Sunday, June 16.The three-time Africa champions will train in Asaba for about one week before departing for Egypt aboard a chartered aircraft.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Eighteen Super Eagles players have reported for international duty in the Delta State capital, Asaba, as the national team begins preparations for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.The list of players in camp is headlined by former Chelsea stalwart John Mikel Obi, who is making a return to the squad after a self-imposed sabbatical that lasted for one year.According to the first 10 of the 18 players in camp include: Leon Balogun, Jamilu Collins, Moses Simon, Chidozie Awaziem, Semi Ajayi, Samuel Kalu, Oghenekaro Etebo, John Ogu, Victor Osimhen.last_img read more

Newcastle and West Brom finalise Rondon and Gayle deal

first_imgNewcastle manager Benitez added: “I am delighted to sign Salomon.“When we were looking for options up front, we knew how important experience would be. Salomón has been in the Premier League for a while and he knows how demanding it is.“He, together with Yoshinori Muto, will give us different options and will improve the competition between the strikers, which is always positive for the team.”Gayle, meanwhile, links up with West Brom on loan for the season after two years with Newcastle. 2 The 28-year-old was prolific in the Championship in 2016-17, scoring 23 goals in 32 games to help the club win promotion to the Premier League.But he netted just six times in 35 games last season in the top-flight and Benitez was happy to sanction his exit. Dwight Gayle has swapped places with Salomon Rondon CONFIRMED: @salorondon23 joins Newcastle United on [email protected] moves to @WBA on loan as part of the deal.Full details: #NUFC #RonDONE— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) August 6, 2018He follows Fabian Schar, Kenedy, Ki Sung-yueng, Martin Dubravka and Yoshinori Muto in joining Rafa Benitez’s squad.The Venezuela international was a club-record £12million signing for West Brom in 2015 and scored 28 goals in 119 appearances for the Baggies.Rondon told Newcastle‘s official website: “It’s an honour to be here and I’m excited to get started with my team mates.“The clubs were talking for a long time and now I’m focused on the season to help my team mates to get the points to do well this season.“It’s one of the biggest clubs in the Premier League and I knew about the interest of the gaffer, so I’m happy to be here.”center_img 2 Salomon Rondon spent three years at the Hawthorns Newcastle United have signed West Brom striker Salomon Rondon on a season-long loan, with Dwight Gayle moving in the opposite direction.Rondon, 28, is the the sixth new arrival at St James’ Park this summer.last_img read more


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