Udinese’s first win in 2020 excites Eagles defender

first_img Troost-Ekong played for 90 minutes as The Friulians claimed their sixth win of Serie A campaign at the Stadio Comunale Via del Mare. Read Also:CAF award: Ex-Falcons coach drums support for OshoalaThe performance on the night saw Udinese move to the 13th spot on Serie A log with 21 points from 18 games.Troost-Ekong will look forward to replicate the same form when the Luca Gotti’s men play host to Sassuolo in their next Serie A fixture on Sunday, January 12.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 The two sides couldn’t break the deadlock until Rolando Mandragora threaded a pass for Argentine attacker, Rodrigo De Paul, who powered home a fine strike two minutes from regulation time for Udinese’s winner.Troost-Ekong, who was handed his 16th league appearance on the night, took to social media moments after the match to express his excitement.“+3 Dai Ragazzi #ForzaUdinese,” he tweeted after the game. Loading… center_img Promoted Content7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend Better7 Truly Incredible Facts About Black Holes7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe9 Iconic Roles Nobody Wanted To PlayWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?10 Awesome TV Series That Got Cancelled Way Too Soon11 Greatest Special Effects Movies Of All Time10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoEver Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show You6 Extreme Facts About Hurricanes Super Eagles and Udinese defender Williams Troost-Ekong is thrilled with his club’s 1-0 away win against Leece in Monday night’s Serie A clash.Advertisementlast_img read more

Man U crash out of Europa League

first_imgRelatedPosts Ighalo: My best moment as ‘Red Devil’ EPL: Crystal Palace stun sloppy Man U EPL: Red Devils attack Palace A late strike from Luuk de Jong ended Manchester United’s hopes of silverware as they were knocked out of Europa League semi-finals with a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla.Bruno Fernandes’ penalty had put United ahead in Cologne but goals from Suso and substitute De Jong handed the Spanish side a narrow victory to advance to the final in Germany. Historically, this was not a tie that favoured United with just one win in their last eight against Spanish teams – and the Red Devils were knocked out by the Andalusian outfit in the Champions League two years ago.But this was a different United side, with a new manager at the helm in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and almost an entirely different Sevilla side.One defeat in their last 24 games suggests an exciting new era is taking place under the Norwegian.Solskjaer made two bold calls with his selection, with Fred and David de Gea starting ahead of Nemanja Matic and Sergio Romero.A frustrating night for Solskjaer’s men after multiple missed chances. They’ve been made to pay as Sevilla advance to the final in Germany. There will be no trophy for Solskjaer in his first full season in charge.—Tags: Bruno FernandesCologneEuropa LeagueLuuk de JongManchester Unitedlast_img read more

GFA receives CAF decision on U-17 appeal

first_imgThe Ghana Football Association (GFA) has received the decision of the CAF Appeal Board on Ghana’s appeal on the verdict of banning the country from the next Africa U17 Championship to be played next year.The GFA filed the appeal after CAF banned Ghana from next year’s tournament after a protest by Cameroon over the MRI test of one of the players of the Black Starlets.The CAF Appeal Board upheld the decision taken by the Organising Committee of the U-17 African championship last month banning Ghana from playing in the tournament.The CAF Appeal Board confirmed the elimination of the Ghana U17 team from the U17 Championship and confirm the qualification of Cameroon to the final phase of the competition.The CAF decision may be appealed at the Court of Arbitration for Sport within 10 days of the decision by the CAF Appeal Board.Meanwhile the GFA Executive Committee will meet on Thursday 27th November 2014 to deliberate on the next line of action.last_img read more