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Chooka Izuegbuna is a Sports Journalist with 20 years of experience in print, TV and Radio. He has worked with some of the top media houses in Nigeria, including NTA Network, Channels TV, TVC, Silverbird TV and MITV. Chooka broke his sports reporting teeth with The Game Football Weekly in 2003 as a cartoonist and reporter. Chooka has a passion for football and has been a fan of Enugu Rangers (over 30 years) and Real Madrid (Since 1996).
Top homebased Super Eagles players debut in 34 years

Top homebased Super Eagles players debut in 34 years

Before 1990, the Super Eagles comprised mainly of home-based Super Eagles players, with few eventually playing in foreign leagues. Playing in foreign leagues was not...
Ranking: Top 5 Super Eagles player of 2023/24

Ranking: Top 5 Super Eagles player of 2023/24

It has been a fantastic 2023/24 season for Nigerian players in Europe, but who would make our Top 5 Super Eagles Player of the...
Ademola Lookman facts: 6 things you should know

Ademola Lookman facts: 6 things you should know

Many people are searching for Ademola Lookman facts following the heroics of the Nigerian forward, who wowed in the 2024 Europa League final. The 2024...
Top 6 Super Eagles players on the move in 2024

Top 6 Super Eagles players on the move in 2024

Several Super Eagles players have unclear futures as the 2023/24 season winds to an end and may be leaving their clubs this summer. Many factors...
Ranking: Top 10 Nigerians to play for England national team

Ranking: Top 10 Nigerians to play for England national team

The England national team is replete with stars that have flown their banner high, leading to their only conquest - the 1966 FIFA World...
Top 10 Nigerian seasonal Premier League highest goal scorer

Top 10 Nigerian seasonal Premier League highest goal scorer

The season is over in England, and for the second year in a row, Erling Haaland has emerged as the Premier League highest goal...
Winners of the Premier League: Nigerians who almost won

Winners of the Premier League: Nigerians who almost won

There are plenty of tears in the North London enclave of Arsenal as the Gunners failed again to become winners of the Premier League. As...
Nigerians who clashed in the Europa League final

Nigerians who clashed in the Europa League final

The 2023/24 season is at its tail end, with the Europa League final just around the corner to conclude the end of the season. The...
Europa League winners: Only 6 Nigerians have won

Europa League winners: Only 6 Nigerians have won

How many Nigerians are Europa League winners? This question boggles the mind following the number of Nigerians in Europe. While many fans, including Nigerians, are...
Finidi George: The Super Eagles enigma

Finidi George: The Super Eagles enigma

In 1991, a tale spread about new Super Eagles coach Finidi George following his fantastic debut for the Nigerian national team. It is not a...
Nigerians with Premier League relegation

Nigerians with Premier League relegation

With the 2023/24 season approaching its end, a few Nigerians within the Premier League relegation zone are battling for survival. Six Nigerians are in the...
5 reasons Victor Osimhen should not join Chelsea

5 reasons Victor Osimhen should not join Chelsea

The 2023/24 season is almost over, with the Serie A already won. It is now time for Victor Osimhen to think of where his...
NPFL week 31: Enyimba, Lobi, Remo falter – Rangers still top

NPFL week 31: Enyimba, Lobi, Remo falter – Rangers still top

The race for the league title continues to heat up, with NPFL week 31 matches failing to provide a clear sign of where the...
How Nigeria’s national team became the Super Eagles

How Nigeria’s national team became the Super Eagles

Due to its many achievements, the Super Eagles of Nigeria is a well-known name in African and World football.  On many occasions, Nigeria's national team...
How Super Eagles qualified for its first World Cup

How Super Eagles qualified for its first World Cup

The Super Eagles had battled for many years to qualify for the FIFA World Cup with no success. Fans of the Green Eagles (as they were...