Echiejile donate balls for Zulu Cup

AS Monaco of France defender Elderson Echiejile donated balls, pairs of boots and gift items to prosecute the first edition of the Zulu youth tournament in Lagos. Echiejile who made a special appearance at the kick-off also applauded the duo of Dosu Joseph and Anthony Adeboye for their efforts in developing grass root football over…

Echiejile gets Eagles call-up

AS Monaco defender Elderson Echiejile has been called up by interim coach Salisu Yusuf for the forthcoming international friendlies against Mali and Luxembourg in Europe. Echiejile last featured for Nigeria as a second half substitute in their 1-0 loss to Egypt in Alexandria in the 2017 African Nations Cup qualifier. He is one of the…

Echiejile gets 2 match ban

AS Monaco left-back Elderson Echiejile has been handed a two-match ban for his expulsion in Monaco’s 4-1 defeat away to Lille last Sunday. The Nigerian international will now miss Monaco’s home clash against Olympique Marseille this Sunday and an away trip to his former team Stade Rennes in a fortnight. Another defeat could see Monaco…

Echiejile unhappy over Red card

Nigerian left-back Elderson Echiejile is disappointed at his expulsion in Monaco’s 4-1 defeat away to Vincent Enyeama’s Lille on Sunday at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy. The red card came after a challenge on Corchia in the 65th minutes. The sending off was his first in his AS Monaco career. The defeat sees Monaco lose grip on…