Elderson Shines in Monaco Draw

Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile made his 51st appearance in the Ligue for Monaco who were forced to a goalless draw away to Nantes on Sunday.‎ Monaco’s draw mean that runaway leader Paris Saint-Germain who lost 2-1; their first game of the season to Lyon are still 23 points clear at the top.‎ Nantes could…

Elderson positive of Eagles win

AS Monaco defender Elderson Echiejile has said the Eagles are confident of victory in a 2018 World Cup qualifier in Swaziland today. Swaziland host Nigeria in a first-ever clash by 6pm Nigerian time today in Lobambo. “It’s important for us to start well with a good win against Swaziland,” said Elderson, who is expected to…

Elderson joins Eagles Monday

Elderson Echiejile has disclosed he will join the Super Eagles training camp in Abuja on Monday for a World Cup qualifier against Swaziland. Elderson’s club AS Monaco have a Sunday night French Ligue 1 clash at Bordeaux and it will be after the game that the defender will head out to Nigeria. “We have a…

Elderson targets win at Bastia

Monaco will be gunning for a win at Bastia on Saturday night after two straight draws in the French Ligue 1, according to Elderson Echiejile. Last weekend, Monaco were forced to a thrilling 3-3 draw by Olympique Marseille, before they were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Caen. “We are looking forward to…

Elderson delighted with Marseille showing

Monaco defender Elderson Echiejile has said he was pleased with his overall performance in a thrilling 3-3 draw at Olympique Marseille at the weekend. Elderson played the full 90 minutes as hosts Marseille forced a draw after the Nigeria defender assisted Fabio Coentrao for Monaco’s third goal after 72 minutes. “It was a fair result…