Nigerian Exports: Ahmed Musa Scores In Moscow Derby; Henty Ezekiel Debuts For Lokomotiv
Published: March 06, 2016
CSKA Moscow maintained their three-point gap at the top of the Russian Premier League table following their hard fought 1-0 win against Spartak in the Moscow derby on Sunday.Super Eagles skipper Ahmed Musa decided the outcome of the meeting in the 11th minute with his seventh goal of the season in the league.The pacy f...
Ahmed Musa On Target In Russian Cup As Aaron Samuel Makes Competitive Debut
Published: March 01, 2016
Ahmed Musa was on target in the Russian Cup on Tuesday as CSKA Moscow beat FC Ufa 2-0 at the Stadion Neftyanik to advance to the semifinals of the competition.Roman Shirokov gave the Muscovites the lead in the 57th minute before the Super Eagles skipper ended Ufa’s hopes of a comeback with the second goal of...
CSKA Moscow Striker Aaron Samuel Says He Is A Barrack Boy
Published: February 25, 2016
CSKA Moscow new signing Aaron Samuel says he is unfazed by the cold weather in Russia as he has played in Norway where the temperature is similar.The Nigeria international thinks he’ll be a success at the Muscovites and can bring a new dimension to the team, pointing out that he has physical attributes.“You...
Finland Star Eremenko : Aaron Samuel Is A Monster
Published: February 24, 2016
CSKA midfielder Roman Eremenko has compared new recruit Aaron Samuel to ex-Zenith St Petersburg striker José Salomón Rondón , who is currently on the books of West Brom in England.The Finland star has tipped Samuel to shine in the Russian Premier League due to his playing style and physical attribu...
Ex- Stabaek Striker Chuma Anene Haunts Former Club
Published: February 23, 2016
Chuma Anene scored his first goal of Amkar Perm’s winter training on Tuesday afternoon at the Jose Burgos Stadium against his former club Stabaek.The former Norway U20 international spent the second half of the 2013 season at Stabæk on loan from Tippeligaen side Valerenga and scored 4 goals in 12 appearance...
CSKA Moscow Star Tells Aaron Samuel He Needs To Work Hard To Displace Ahmed Musa
Published: February 23, 2016
CSKA Moscow midfielder Zoran Tosic has admitted that it might be difficult for new signing Aaron Samuel to displace Ahmed Musa in the starting lineup of the Red-blues.The Guangzhou R&F loanee and Sweden youth international Carlos Strandberg will both be available for selection when the second half of the season res...
Dike Starts Amkar Perm Career On A Bright Note
Published: February 22, 2016
Super Eagles striker Bright Dike celebrated signing a contract with Amkar Perm by netting the game-winner in a tuneup game against Shakhtyor Soligorsk on Monday afternoon.The friendly staged at the Jose Burgos Stadium was organized to enable the fringe players and new recruits get some playing time under their belt.Dik...
Aaron Samuel Substituted On For Ahmed Musa On CSKA Moscow Debut
Published: February 18, 2016
A day after his transfer to CSKA Moscow was announced, Aaron Samuel,21, made his debut for the Army Men in their 2-1 victory over Dinamo Moscow in a friendly on Thursday afternoon in Marbella, Spain.The Guangzhou R&F loanee was on the bench in the beginning of the match but replaced Super Eagles skipper Ahmed Musa ...
Aaron Samuel Scores At CSKA Moscow Training; Ahmed Musa Absent
Published: February 11, 2016
Nigeria international Aaron Samuel is set for a fresh challenge at CSKA Moscow indeed, having arrived in Spain on Tuesday night at their training camp. Few hours after his arrival in Marbella, the Guangzhou R&F star was introduced to his new teammates by the coaching staff before taking part in Wednesday’s wo...
Super Eagles Skipper, Ahmed Musa : I Am Not Afraid Of Responsibility
Published: January 18, 2016
Super Eagles skipper Ahmed Musa is ready to step into the shoes of Ivory Coast international Seydou Doumbia.The 28 - year - old Ivorian played on loan at CSKA Moscow during the first stanza of the Russian Premier League but the deal was only for six months, meaning he must return to his parent club in the January trans...
Sylvester Igboun Delighted To Score In Very Important Game
Published: November 08, 2015
Super Eagles striker Sylvester Igboun has said that he was not bothered that he had not found the back of the net for seven games on the spin for club and country prior to his goal against Amkar Perm in the Russian Premier League on Saturday.The former FC Midtjylland star was sympathetic towards the four Nigerian playe...
Ahmed Musa Stars As CSKA Beat Dinamo In Moscow Derby
Published: October 04, 2015
In the 11th round of matches in the Russian Premier League on Sunday, Nigeria international Ahmed Musa scored his sixth goal of the season in the league alone as CSKA Moscow defeated Dynamo in the Moscow derby.After  Wernbloom gave the Army Men a one - goal lead two minutes out of intermission, Musa made sure the ...
Ahmed Musa Admits CSKA Moscow Lost Concentration Against PSV
Published: October 02, 2015
Ahmed Musa has admitted that CSKA Moscow lost concentration in the second half of their Champions League game against PSV Eindhoven on Wednesday night because the players were carried away after scoring three goals before the intermission.“The biggest factor was motivation. After the first half we had three goals...
Ahmed Musa Scores As CSKA Moscow Beat PSV Eindhoven
Published: September 30, 2015
CSKA Moscow got their Champions League campaign back on a track with a hard fought 3 - 2 victory over PSV Eindhoven at the Arena Khimki (Khimki) on Wednesday night.Nigeria international Ahmed Musa continued his rich vein of form in all competitions this season, opening scoring for the Muscovites in the 8th minute.Two g...
Ahmed Musa Named To Fifa 2016 Team Of The Week
Published: September 24, 2015
In recognition of his brilliant performance against Mordovia Saransk in the last round of matches in the Russian top flight, CSKA Moscow’s Ahmed Musa has been selected in the Team of the Week by EA SPORTS in conjunction with Fifa 2016.The Nigeria international was one of the four players selected in midfield alon...