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Onazi pens emotional farwell message to fans after leaving Trabzonspor – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila
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Onazi pens emotional farwell message to fans after leaving Trabzonspor – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila

Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi penned an emotional farewell message to fans of Turkish Super Lig side, Trabzonspor following his move from the club. Onazi reached an agreement to end his contract with the Turkish side on Tuesday and his departure was subsequently announced by the Club. Onazi, 27, who returned to active football less…

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Excited Onazi vows to work his way back into Super Eagles – AOL Footbal
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Excited Onazi vows to work his way back into Super Eagles – AOL Footbal

Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has revealed his excitement after fully recovering from a career-threatening injury that kept him out for one year and is now keen on returning to the top of his game, AOIFootball.com reports. Having made his first appearance of the season in last week’s Europa League loss to Basel, told AOIFootball.com…

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Onazi makes first start in 12 months – The Punch
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Onazi makes first start in 12 months – The Punch

Johnny Edward Ogenyi Onazi made his return from a 12-month injury lay-off by playing close to an hour for Trabzonspor in Thursday’s 2-1 loss  to FC Basel in the Europa League Sports Extra reports. The Nigeria midfielder, 26, missed the second half of last season and the start of the new campaign after he ruptured…

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Sani Emmanuel: Onazi pays for ex-Nigeria U-17 star’s surgery – BBC News
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Sani Emmanuel: Onazi pays for ex-Nigeria U-17 star’s surgery – BBC News

Nigeria’s Sani Emmanuel was awarded the Golden Ball for the best player at the 2009 Under-17 World CupNigeria international Ogenyi Onazi is helping to pay the medical expenses of Emmanuel Sani, who was the joint top scorer at the 2009 Under-17 World Cup.Emmanuel, who is now 26, starred a decade ago on home soil as…

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Onazi ruled out for 6-9 months after rupturing his Achilles – Brila
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Onazi ruled out for 6-9 months after rupturing his Achilles – Brila

Onazi Ogenyi is set to be sidelined for more almost 6-9 months after the midfielder suffered a broken Achilles during Trabzonspor’s Super Lig game against Rizespor on Sunday night. Onazi was stretched off the pitch after only 32 minutes following the injury he sustained. As per Gary Al Smith [BBC Sports] : Ogenyi Onazi injured…

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Onazi Injured, Set For Surgery In Instanbul – Complete Sports Nigeria
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Onazi Injured, Set For Surgery In Instanbul – Complete Sports Nigeria

Turkish outfit, Trabzonspor have confirmed that Nigeria midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi will undergo surgery after rupturing his achilles in the side’s Super Lig 4- 1 win against Caykur Rizespor on Sunday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Onazi was stretchered off the pitch in the 32nd minute following the injury and was replaced by Juraj Kucka. The 25-year-old , who…

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Ogenyi Onazi: Injury rules Nigerian out for Trabzonspor – BBC Sport
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Ogenyi Onazi: Injury rules Nigerian out for Trabzonspor – BBC Sport

Injured Ogenyi Onazi could now face a race against time to be fit for Nigeria’s campaign at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.Trabzonspor’s Nigeria international Ogenyi Onazi is set to miss the rest of the season after sustaining a ruptured Achilles in the 4-1 win at home to Rizespor on Sunday.The midfielder, 25, was stretchered…

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Onazi speaks on dumping Super Eagles – Daily Post Nigeria
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Onazi speaks on dumping Super Eagles – Daily Post Nigeria

Trabzonspor midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi, has reiterated his desire to return to the team, insisting he is always happy to play for his country. Onazi has missed the Super Eagles’ last three matches through injury, as Nigeria qualified for their first Africa Cup of Nations since winning the tournament in 2013. The 25-year-old’s performance in his…

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Onazi backs Eagles to win AFCON 2019 – Vanguard
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Onazi backs Eagles to win AFCON 2019 – Vanguard

Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has backed the national team to win the Africa Cup of Nations next year based on the club performances of the team’s players. OnaziThe Super Eagles missed two editions of the AFCON after they won it in 2013 in South Africa. And  Onazi who was part of that team stated…

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Onazi: I’m Committed To Playing For Super Eagles – Complete Sports Nigeria
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Onazi: I’m Committed To Playing For Super Eagles – Complete Sports Nigeria

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has reiterated his desire to return to the team, insisting he is always happy to play for his country. Onazi, 25, missed the Super Eagles’ last three matches through injury as Nigeria qualified to feature in their first Africa Cup of Nations since winning the tournament in 2013. His performance…

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Ogenyi Onazi: Nigeria midfielder is ‘committed to playing’ for his country – BBC Sport
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Ogenyi Onazi: Nigeria midfielder is ‘committed to playing’ for his country – BBC Sport

Nigeria international Ogenyi OnaziNigeria international Ogenyi Onazi has reiterated his commitment to the Super Eagles and says he is always happy to play for his country.Onazi, 25, missed the last three matches with injury as Nigeria returned to their first Africa Cup of Nations since winning the tournament in 2013. His performance in his last…

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I don’t have issues with Onazi- Rohr – Vanguard

Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has denied speculations that there is an ongoing rift between himself and Trabzonspor midfielder Eddy Onazi. Gernot RohrOnazi was a late withdrawal from the Nigeria squad for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Libya in October citing injury, only for the midfielder to feature for his Turkish club in…

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Rohr exposes Onazi, Moses, Balogun, Musa
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Rohr exposes Onazi, Moses, Balogun, Musa

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has revealed some previously unknown information about recent mixed-fortunes affecting four of his key players – Victor Moses, Eddy Ogenyi Onazi, Leon Balogun and Ahmed Musa. Rohr admitted during a cable television sports programme monitored by footballlive.ng at the weekend that only Musa is enjoying a good run of fortunes…

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Onazi Suffers Defeat; Collins,Ambrose, Muhammed,Oboabona Starts

Ogenyi Onazi made his 12th appearance for Trabzonspor who lost 5-0 away to Yeni Matalayaspor in Friday’s Turkish Super Lig game reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Guilherme and Danijel Aleksic scored a brace while Khalid Boutaib sealed the win for Yeni Matalayaspor. The 25 year old Nigerian international, Onazi was overlooked from Nigeria’s squad to face South Africa…

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Mikel, Onazi label Rohr ‘liar’
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Mikel, Onazi label Rohr ‘liar’

Emma Jemegah Two Super Eagles big guns dropped from the AFCON qualifier against South Africa and the international friendly with Uganda, John Obi Mikel and Ogenyi Onazi have literally labeled Nigeria manager, Gernot Rohr a ‘liar’ for reasons given for excluding them in the latest roll call of players for the national team. While Rohr…

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