Rohr calls up Echiejile

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has handed Elderson Echiejile another invitation to the senior national team ahead of next month’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying game against Zambia’s Chipolopolo in Ndola. The Standard Liege defender expected to arrive in Abuja on Sunday, 2nd October in preparation for the game. Also recalled to the team…

Nigeria calls up Echiejile for Tanzania

The Super Eagles of Nigeria has called up AS Monaco defender Elderson Echiejile for next month’s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania at the Akwa Ibom International Stadium. The new Franco-German, Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles Gernot Rohr called up three goalkeepers, eight defenders, four midfielders and…

Echiejile falls with Monaco

Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile skippered Monaco for the second time in pre-season on Tuesday in their 2-1 loss to Swiss side Luzern. With Ramadel Falcao, Andrea Raggi, Fabinho, Valère Germain and Nabil Dirar all rested for the game,Luzern took the lead in the 37th minute through Markus Neumayr who curled in a stunning free-kick…

Echiejile scores in Monaco draw

Super Eagles defender was on target for Monaco in their 3-3 draw against Swiss third division side SC Kriens on Sunday. It was his first goal in pre-season for Monaco. The 28 year old who skippered the side in first half scored a 10th minute header as Monaco secured their first draw in pre-season. Vagner Love…

Echiejile departs for Switzerland

Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile traveled with the rest of the Monaco squad to Switzerland for their pre-season campaign. Echiejile who underwent series of medical exams during the week is expected to feature for Monaco in the two pre-season friendlies lined up for the French side. Monaco will come up against Swiss Cup finalists FC…

ECHIEJILE PAYS TRIBUTE TO KESHI

Super Eagles defender, Elderson Echiejile has joined millions around the world to pay tributes to his former Nigerian coach and captain Stephen Keshi who died in the wee hours of Wednesday. The former Togo and Mali gaffer passed on after suffering a cardiac arrest according to Keshi’s family spokesman Emmanuel Ado. The AS Monaco defender…