Kanu: NFF Should Nurture Young Eagles

first_imgThe Eagles striker added: “Nigeria is blessed with talents. There is hardly any country in the world where Nigerians are not playing football. “·PREMIER LEAGUE RESULTS & FIXTURESNorwich 0 – 3 SunderlandEverton 1 – 1 SouthamptonMan United 1 – 0 Aston VillaNewcastle 3 – 0 SwanseaWest Brom 0 – 1 WatfordChelsea 0 – 3 Man CityLeicester vs Wes Ham 1:30pmBournemouth vs Liverpool 1:30pmArsenal vs Crystal Palace 4pmShare this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Ugo AliogoFormer Super Eagles striker, Kanu Nwankwo, called on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to nurture the young talents springing up in the national team, adding that they are the future of the Super Eagles. “We want the young ones to be in the big clubs and play matches in order to improve and also for the coaches to see them.”Kanu who disclosed this on Friday at a media chat with journalists in Lagos organised by Startimes Nigeria, called on the federation not abandon them, but closely monitor their growth and progress in their different clubs. “When they are in Nigeria, we should support them, and make sure that they are strong. The more years they play for the national team, the better they become. Nigeria is blessed with talents,” he added.Kanu noted that one of the challenges facing Nigeria’s Super Eagles is selection of right players. The Olympic Gold medallist stated that the country is blessed with abundant talents than many other countries in Africa, but the country has not been able to measure up in international competitions as expected in recent times.last_img read more

Edin Džeko Targeted by Barcelona?

first_imgCaptain of the National Football Team of BiH Edin Džeko is on the wish list of Barcelona, which will look for the forwards in the summer transfer period, it was written by Catalan media.On the cover of today’s Sport are Edin Džeko and Fernando Llorente, who is in this case the first option of Barcelona.As mentioned sports newspaper writes, if the transfer of the Juventus forward is not feasible, the management of the Catalan giants will go for the Diamond.Manchester City striker fits the ideal profile of the attacker being sought by Barcelona. He is on the market, he would come because he is not in the first team, and is taller than 190 cm, it was written in Sport.Furthermore, according to the newspaper, Barcelona is ready to offer up to 20 million Euros for Džeko. The problem may represent Džeko’s salary, says Sport.(Source: klix.ba)last_img read more