Browsing: Ahmed Musa

Assistant Coach, Dan ‘the Bull’ Amokachi, declared after lunch on Thursday that watching Musa show class in the Champions League encounter against English side, Manchester City, on Wednesday night, whom they defeated 2-1 away from home, gives him confidence that the Super Eagles will scale the hurdle for Morocco 2015

However City inexplicably fell off the pace in the second half and came away with only a point after Doumbia dragged CSKA back in to the game and then Bebras Natcho converted a late penalty

The players took the petit winger, who returned to training on Tuesday morning after resting for a day following a knock he received in the first leg game in Sudan, by surprise. Those who could not grab water cans, poured balls on him before training started under the early morning breeze of Abuja

The Stephen Keshi boys were also quick in turning defence into attack as Ahmed Musa and Michael Uchebo were the tormentors in chief for the South American

Musa, whose goal against Man City was disqualified last week Wednesday, believes they can cancel out the 2-1 deficit and go on to the next stage of the competition

The game began on a very competitive note with Moses and Ahmed Musa tormenting the James Sangala-anchored Malawian defence

Also speaking on why he benched red hot Chelsea striker, Victor Moses, and VVV Venlo attacking wing player, Ahmed Musa, in the first half, Keshi disclosed that he did it on purpose because he knew that the South Africans were expecting Moses and Musa to start the match

The latest achievement is the first league crown for CSKA since 2006.
Musa, who was handed a starter’s shirt by his Moscow-based club, fired blanks but his team emerged champions on the back of a scrappy 0-0 home draw with Kuban Krasnodar, as they needed just one point to seal the league title