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Rohr to start Akpeyi against Guinea Uzoho is now No.3 – Vanguard
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Rohr to start Akpeyi against Guinea Uzoho is now No.3 – Vanguard

Gernot Rohr has dropped a massive hint that he will start Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi in this afternoon’s Africa Cup of Nations match vs Guinea and has confirmed that Francis Uzoho is now the Super Eagles third choice goalkeeper. Despite posting a shutout against the Swallows, the jury is still out on Akpeyi as…

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Daniel Akpeyi Responds To Criticism About His Performance – Soccer Laduma
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Daniel Akpeyi Responds To Criticism About His Performance – Soccer Laduma

Daniel Akpeyi has responded to criticism about his performance for Nigeria so far during their Africa Cup of Nations campaign in Egypt.  The Kaizer Chiefs goalkeeper was selected to start in coach Gernot Rohr’s team as Nigeria got their 2019 AFCON campaign underway with a match against Burundi at the weekend.  Read: Ekstein’s Update In…

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2019 AFCON: Akpeyi to be named Eagles No 1, as Rohr ready to drop Uzoho – Brila
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2019 AFCON: Akpeyi to be named Eagles No 1, as Rohr ready to drop Uzoho – Brila

Kaizer Chiefs Goalkeeper Dan Akpeyi could be named the Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper for the 2019 AFCON tournament in Egypt in the coming days. Brila.net has gathered that the Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr will replace  his preferred Number one, francis Uzoho with Akpeyi due to his battle with confidence. Meanwhile, Former FC Ifeanyi Ubah…

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Daniel Akpeyi was signed to compete with Itumeleng Khune, says Kaizer Chiefs mentor Ernst Middendorp – Goal.com
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Daniel Akpeyi was signed to compete with Itumeleng Khune, says Kaizer Chiefs mentor Ernst Middendorp – Goal.com

The Amakhosi mentor has extinguished suggestion that the club signed a new goalkeeper to eventually play second fiddle to Khune Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has revealed the reasoning behind the club signing goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi from Chippa United. The Nigeria international’s switch to Amakhosi caught many by surprise as the Glamour Boys were reported…

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Akpeyi’s Kaizer debut ends in a draw – Brila
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Akpeyi’s Kaizer debut ends in a draw – Brila

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi make his debut for South African club Kaizer Chiefs as they played out a 1-1 with their rivals Orlando Pirates 1-1 at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday. Akepeyi who joined Kaizer Chiefs from Chippa United weeks back and was thrown in the tick of the action in the…

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Akpeyi Joins Kaizer Chiefs – Leadership Newspaper
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Akpeyi Joins Kaizer Chiefs – Leadership Newspaper

Daniel Akpeyi, Super Eagles goalkeeper on Thursday switched from Chippa United to Kaizer Chiefs in South Africa’s top league.Bobby Motaung, Chiefs Football Manager, stated this at a press conference in Cape Town.Akpeyi is expected to step into the role vacated by injured Itumeleng Khune that incumbent keeper, Virgil Vries has been unable to match up…

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Akpeyi Joins Kaizer Chiefs – THISDAY Newspapers
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Akpeyi Joins Kaizer Chiefs – THISDAY Newspapers

Daniel Akpeyi Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi Thursday switched from Chippa United to Kaizer Chiefs in South Africa’s top league. Chiefs Football Manager, Bobby Motaung, announced the signing of the Nigerian shot-stopper at a press conference in Cape Town. Akpeyi is expected to step into the role vacated by injured Itumeleng Khune that incumbent keeper,…

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Akpeyi to challenge for Super Eagles No 1 shirt after Kaizer Chiefs move – Etafia – SCORE NIGERIA
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Akpeyi to challenge for Super Eagles No 1 shirt after Kaizer Chiefs move – Etafia – SCORE NIGERIA

Daniel Akpeyi has signed for Kaizer ChiefsDaniel Akpeyi has boosted his chances of gunning for the Super Eagles No 1 shirt after his transfer to the most popular club in South Africa, Kazier Chiefs, according to former Nigeria international Greg Etafia. Akpeyi is down in the pecking order of the goalkeepers in the national team,…

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Akpeyi clean sheet a good Start – Alloy Agu
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Akpeyi clean sheet a good Start – Alloy Agu

The Former National team goalkeeper and present coach of the goal keeping department of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Alloysius Uzoma Agu, the then number one choice in the early nineties, who played 28 International matches for the Nigerian national team. Speaking exclusively to footballlive.ng is the coach in charge of the goal keeping department…

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Goalkeeper Akpeyi to start in Johannesburg

Chippa United goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi will start in the post for Nigeria when they face South Africa in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier at the FNB Stadium on Saturday, Footballlive.ng can reveal. Super Eagles coach he will choose in-form Akpeyi ahead of Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Theophilus Afelokhai for the decisive clash. Nigeria…

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Akpeyi targets Eagles goalkeeper position
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Akpeyi targets Eagles goalkeeper position

Chippa United of South Africa goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi has confessed that he has a burning ambition to return to his once revered spot as Nigeria’s number one shot-stopper. It would be recalled that Akpeyi lost his spot to Ikechukwu Ezenwa after committing several blunders against South Africa at the start of the Africa Cup of…

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Akpeyi backs Rohr selection for second leg.
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Akpeyi backs Rohr selection for second leg.

Super Eagles goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi has backed coach Gernot Rohr to stick to the same formation and squad that was used to conquer Libya 4 – 0 in the first leg of the double header of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in Uyo. Despite being fit and always willing to play his part…

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