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Nigeria’s national team head coach Gernot Rohr has urged the Nigerian Football Federation to focus on getting Ovie Ejaria rather than QPR’s Eberechi Eze to play for the national side.

The former England manager joined the Loftus Road club last summer but has been sacked with the club 17th in the Championship table and only eight points clear of the relegation zone.

Instead, the Nigeria international was left outside Loftus Road in his car and refused entry into the stadium after both clubs maintained a fee had not been agreed.

However, it soon became clear that the deal wasn’t going through, with Odemwingie forced to make the journey back to the Midlands with his tail between his legs

Newcastle took the lead in the 24th minute when a long ball was pumped forward into the box and Riviere controlled the ball and with his second touch he guided the ball past Robert Green to net his first goal for the club

QPR were outside the drop zone on goal difference when he took the helm and, barring a few glimpses of hope here and there, he has been unable to steer them away from trouble

The R’s dropped points for the second time in a week as they were unable to hold on to all three points in their clash against Aston Villa, which would have pulled the Hoops closer to safety

Despite the possibility that van Dijk may move on to a Premier League club this summer and Denayer will return to Manchester City at the end of his loan deal, the Daily Mail believes that Ambrose has decided to quit Celtic and seek first team football elsewhere

Redknapp, who has enjoyed a colourful managerial career at West Ham United, Portsmouth, Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur, took over at QPR in November 2012

The 32-year-old has worked under Redknapp previously at Portsmouth and is a proven Premier League finisher though has spent the past couple of years playing in China and Qatar so one would have to wonder if the powerful forward still has the ability to make an impact at the highest level

Ideye has struggled to live up to his price tag following a switch from Dynamo Kiev.
He has managed just one goal for the Albion in the League Cup against Hull – but injured himself in the process

It will be interesting to see how Newscastle deal with QPR as it is arguably the first match they are going into as favourites since the Leicester match which started off this run of form

Nigerian international, Victor Moses is gradually recovering his old form following a superlative performance as Queens Park Rangers held Stoke City to a two-all draw on Saturday.