Marvin Ogunjimi Begins Training With New England Revolution
Published: February 17, 2014
Belgian - Nigerian Marvin Ogunjimi has started trials with MLS outfit New England Revolution with a view to a contract offer if he impresses manager Jay Heaps at the end of the exercise.It should be noted that the 26 - year - old forward’s economic rights belong to Mallorca, who these days in Spain’s second...
Imoh Ezekiel Satisfied With Victory Over Cercle Brugge
Published: February 02, 2014
Standard Liege striker Imoh Ezekiel was delighted after the routine 4 - 0 victory over Cercle Brugge on Saturday.In his post match comments, he has insisted that the table-toppers did not deliberately try to please their supporters by playing to the gallery. Belgiumsoccer.be quoted the 20 - year - old as saying : &ldqu...
Imoh Ezekiel Targets League Title With Standard Liege
Published: January 01, 2014
Standard Liege attacker Imoh Ezekiel is disappointed that the Belgian club failed to qualify for the knock out round of the Europa League.The Reds finished bottom of Group C with only 1 point from six matches, a stark contrast to their form in the Juplier League.“The Europa League was a disappointment for me pers...
Imoh Ezekiel Rues Missed Chances Against Red Bull Salzburg
Published: November 08, 2013
It was bad news for Standard Liege on Thursday night after losing 3 - 1 to Red Bull Salzburg in the fourth round of matches in the Europa League.The defeat left the Belgians bottom of Group C with 1 point, and they have been mathematically knocked out of the competition.Young Nigerian striker Imoh Ezekiel was on parade...
Kehinde Fatai Scores On Club Brugge Debut
Published: September 22, 2013
Club Brugge defeated Anderlecht 4 - 0 on Sunday in the Belgium championship, with former Nigeria youth - teamer Kehinde Fatai netting on his debut for the black and blue. Interim coach Philippe Clement introduced Kehinde Fatai in the 80th minute and 7 minutes later, he registered his first goal after an assist from Sob...
Ankle Injury Rules Kim Ojo Out Of Europa League
Published: September 17, 2013
24 - year - old Nigerian attacker Kim Ojo is currently nursing an ankle injury.And that means it’s a foregone conclusion that he will not feature for Racing Genk in their Europa League clash against Dynamo Kiev on Thursday.The former SK Brann hero has not a made a single appearance in the Belgian championship thi...
Imoh Ezekiel Rues Missed Chances
Published: May 17, 2013
Standard Liege striker Imoh Ezekiel netted his 16th goal of the season against Racing Genk on Thursday.The 19 - year - old opened scoring for the away team after 19 minutes only for Julien Gorious to equalize for Genk just before the end of the first half. ''I'm happy with my goal. Can still be happy with a point...
Imoh Ezekiel Misses Out On Ebony Award
Published: May 13, 2013
Standard Liege striker Imoh Ezekiel was voted the fourth best African player when the result for the Ebony Shoe, an award for the best colored player in the Belgian League, was announced on Monday night in a gala ceremony held at at Casino Viage in Brussels. Senegalese attacker Mbaye Leye, who plies his trade with ...
Imoh Ezekiel Nominated for Ebony Golden Shoe Award
Published: March 29, 2013
Standard Liege striker Imoh Ezekiel is one of the five nominees for the Ebony Golden Shoe, an award given to the best player in the Belgian League with African roots.The award, which is in its 22nd edition, is organized by the African Culture Promotion and RTL-TVi. Past Nigerian winners of the award include Daniel ...
Funso Ojo Banished To B Team
Published: March 16, 2013
Belgian - Nigerian midfielder Funso Ojo has been banished to the B team of Beerschot by Chairman Patrick Vanoppen, writes Nieuwsblad.Ojo repeatedly complained about late payments of his entitlements. In addition, he was involved in an altercation at training with teammate Joachim Mununga earlier in the season.Beerschot...
Marseille, Lille Target Imoh Ezekiel
Published: March 12, 2013
According to Espoirdufootball.com, Imoh Ezekiel's 14 goals and 5 assists for Standard Liege have not gone unnoticed by teams in France .The 19 - year - old attacker has been watched by representatives of Marseille and Lille. Both clubs have highlighted his name with a marker as a possible reinforcement in the summer tr...
Imoh Ezekiel Could Be Back Against OHL
Published: February 28, 2013
Standard Liege attacker Imoh Ezekiel was missing from the line - up in Sunday's game against Genk after he failed to recover from a knee injury.It was earlier reported that Ezekiel could spend two weeks on the sidelines. But he has been examined and the injury is not as bad as first feared. As a result, he is in conten...
Marvin Ogunjimi Praises Beerschot Fans
Published: January 27, 2013
Belgium international Marvin Ogunjimi has nothing but praise for the Beerschot supporters following the goalless draw with Mons on Saturday. Despite failing to get the maximum points on offer, the fans were unanimous in their support of the team from start to finish.''The crowd was wonderful today. The real supporters ...
Kim Ojo Nets Brace On Racing Genk Debut
Published: January 23, 2013
Prolific Nigerian forward Kim Ojo notched a brace on his unofficial debut for Racing Genk in an exhibition match against Lommel United on Tuesday.Coach Mario Been rested most of the players that were involved in Saturday's game with Sporting Charleroi. Ojo's first goal came after 10 minutes after he was set up by Jordy...
Ogunjimi: Imoh Ezekiel Is The Most Complete Striker In Belgium After Mbokani
Published: January 09, 2013
Marvin Ogunjimi has completed his switch from Standard Liege to Beerschot. The Belgian international managed only five appearances for The Reds as the gaffer preferred the Nigerian teenager Imoh Ezekiel in attack.He has admitted to the press in Belgium that it was difficult for him to adapt to Standard due to injuries ...