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World Cup 2018: Nigeria star Kelechi Iheanacho hopes Lionel Messi's woes continue

The Argentina star has struggled to reach his usual heights in Russia, and Nigeria are keen for it to stay that way when they meet in Saint Petersburg<p>…

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Nigeria bring in fresh strikers for Iceland clash

VOLGOGRAD, Russia (Reuters) - Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr made three changes to his team for Friday's Group D World Cup match against Iceland on Friday, bringing in Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa up front and Kenneth Omeruo in defense.<p>Nigeria, under pressure to beat Iceland after losing their World …

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AFRICA IN YOUR EARBUDS #75: Nigeria’s National Football Team

We asked Nigerian football stars John Obi Mikel, Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho to share their favorite tracks.<p>Read more about our #NaijaBrilliance …

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Ighalo, Iwobi OUT as Rohr rings the changes vs. Iceland

The Super Eagles will hope to get a win over the Vikings to bolster their chances of qualifying for the next round<p>Odion Ighalo and Alex Iwobi will both start from the sidelines as Gernot Rohr look to Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa in a different looking Nigeria setup that take on Iceland.

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World Cup 2018: Victor Moses, Kelechi Iheanacho & John Obi Mikel key to Nigeria's World Cup chances - Taribo West

The former defender is concerned about the level of experience in Gernot Rohr's squad for the tournament in Russia<p>Victor Moses, Kelechi Iheanacho and …

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City Trio In Nigeria's 23-Man Squad

<i>- Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa are going to the FIFA World Cup</i><i><br>- The Leicester City trio were named in Nigeria's 23-man squad on</i> …

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Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho cherishing his chance to face Lionel Messi

Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho is cherishing the chance to face Lionel Messi when Nigeria come up against Argentina in the FIFA World Cup …

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Iheanacho Honoured To Represent Nigeria

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Nigeria:Iheanacho Targets Win Over Idol Messi

[Vanguard] Super Eagles striker, Kelechi Iheanacho disclosed that Lionel Messi remains his idol, but he is hoping that the Super Eagles will beat …

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Nigeria:Omeruo, Stephen Eze Shine in Eagles Training

[Guardian] Chelsea defender, Kenneth Omeruo and Lokomotiv Plovdiv star, Stephen Eze shone like million stars at Super Eagles training yesterday in …

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Leicester City's Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho link up with Nigeria World Cup squad

Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi has reported for international duty with Nigeria ahead of the World Cup.<p>The midfielder has been receiving treatment at …

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How Leicester's Iheanacho made VAR history

Former referee Neil Swarbrick talks Alex Scott through the decision that saw Leicester's Kelechi Iheanacho score the first goal awarded by video assistant referee technology in England.<p><b>WATCH MORE:</b> Iheanacho scores first VAR goal in England<p><b>You can watch more in Football Focus from 14:00 BST on</b> …

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Leicester City trio named in provisional World Cup squad

Leicester City trio Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa have all been named in Nigeria's provisional 30-man squad for this summer's World …

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Leicester City's Kelechi Iheanacho scores a stunner against Tottenham

Leicester City's Kelechi Iheanacho dribbles toward the goal and smashes a shot into the top corner to make it 3-1 against Tottenham.

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Tottenham 5 Leicester City 4

01<p>Kelechi Iheanacho<p>02<p>Adrien Silva<p>03<p>Kelechi Iheanacho<p>04<p>Jamie Vardy<p>05<p>Jamie Vardy<p>06<p>Demarai Gray<p>07<p>Fousseni Diabate<p>08<p>Jamie Vardy<p>09<p>Fousseni Diabate<p>10<p>Claude …

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Kelechi Iheanacho, Riyad Mahrez score as Leicester City lose in nine

The African duo registered their names on the scoresheet as the Foxes ended the season with a defeat<p>Kelechi Iheanacho and Riyad Mahrez scored a goal …

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Kelechi Iheanacho, Riyad Mahrez end Premier League season on a high

The African duo registered their names on the scoresheet as the Foxes ended the season with a defeat<p>Kelechi Iheanacho and Riyad Mahrez scored a goal each in Leicester City's 5-4 loss to Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.<p>Mahrez regained the lead for Claude Puel's side in the 16th minute after Harry Kane …

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Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho reflects on Arsenal win

The Nigeria international was on target to help the Foxes secure their first victory over the Gunners in 24 years<p>Kelechi Iheanacho is upbeat that …

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Scores, Results & Fixtures

Leicester earned a first Premier League win over Arsenal since 1994 as Arsene Wenger's penultimate game in charge of the Gunners ended in another away defeat.

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Leicester City's Kelechi Iheanacho puts his side in front against Arsenal

Leicester City's Fousseni Diabate heads the ball down to Kelechi Iheanacho who fires a shot into the back of the net to make it 1-0 against Arsenal.

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Iheanacho, Abdullahi congratulate Wilfred Ndidi on Leicester City award

Kelechi Iheanacho and Shehu Abdullahi have congratulated Wilfred Ndidi for winning Leicester City's Young Player of the Year award for the 2017-18 …

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Leicester City transfer news recap: Puel's Choudhury dilemma, Maguire on 'lunatic' Vardy, Ivorian striker linked

Headlines<p>Today's top stories<p>Here are today’s top stories:<p>Ben Chilwell is not giving up on the Europa League just yet, despite the nine-point gap to …

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Leicester City's Jamie Vardy cuts into the deficit against Burnley FC

Leicester City's Kelechi Iheanacho slots a pass to Jamie Vardy who smashes a shot into the goal to make it 2-1 against Burnley.

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Zaha remains a doubt for Palace

Crystal Palace fans will be fretting over the health of Wilfried Zaha ahead of a big match against Liverpool this weekend.<p>The Ivorian international …

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Kelechi Iheanacho could be available to play for Leicester City this week

Kelechi Iheanacho could be available for Leicester City’s fixture against Brighton and Hove Albion, Claude Puel has told.<p>The 21-year old fractured …

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Brighton v Leicester

<b>Brighton and Hove Albion will have their work cut out for them when they welcome an in-form Leicester City side to the American Express Community</b> …

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Slimani, Ritchie back fit for Newcastle

Newcastle is starting to get healthy just at the right time with attackers Matt Ritchie and Islam Slimani set to return.<p>Due to a groin injury, …

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Saturday could mark return of Nathaniel Clyne

Nathaniel Clyne, who has been sidelined all season with a back injury, could make Jurgen Klopp's XI this Saturday as Liverpool travel to face Crystal …

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Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho doubtful for Brighton & Hove Albion tie

Kelechi Iheanacho could miss Leicester City’s clash with Brighton & Hove Albion in Saturday’s Premier League outing.<p>The Nigeria striker returned to …

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Alli's role in World Cup is not set in stone

Dele Alli will have a place in Gareth Southgate's squad when England participate in the World Cup, but he is not guaranteed a starting role according …

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