The former Leicester City forward, 28, could now go on to surpass the 102 caps record currently held by goalkeeper Enyeama
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Both bodies gave celebrated the iconic goalkeeper via their official Twitter handle.
The OSC Lille of France star beats compatriot Moses Simon (Nantes), Saint-Etienne’s Denis Bouanga, Montpellier’s Andy Delort, Monaco’s Islam Slimani plus Rennes’ trio of Mbaye Niang, Hamari Traore and Edouard Mendy to the award.
The 37-year-old has been without a club since he left French top-flight outfit Lille in August 2018, and now he has been given the chance to commence his journey in management.
Former Nigeria international goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has not ruled out a move to Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates.
Enyeama, who retired from the national team duties in 2015, was at the Super Eagles’ Ibom GolfHotel and Resorts camp to motivate the players
Vincent Enyeama, former Nigeria goalkeeper and captain who resigned from the National team after his clash with former Super Eagles Coach, Sunday Oliseh, in 2015, has hinted of a possible return to the team.
Ex-Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has sent message of appreciation to French Ligue 1 side Dijon despite his trial with the team not yielding the desired result: a short-term deal.
Enyeama has been without a club since he left Lille at the end of his contract in 2018, and is set to prove his fitness in an attempt to earn a deal ahead of the 2018-19 season.
The Super Eagles lost 1-2 to Algeria in the semifinal of the championship
Former Nigeria captain Vincent Enyeama has left French club Lille after having his contract terminated by mutual consent.
Nigeria were dumped out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia after they lost 2-1 to Argentina at Saint Petersburg, Russia.
With that, Mikel remains the fifth most capped Nigerian international.
The Lille of France took to his twitter handle: @vinpee, to celebrate the love of his life, Promise Enyeama.
Security and stewards were unable to stop fans invading the pitch and had to move quickly to protect the Lille and Montpellier players.
The Chairman Senate Committee on Sports, Senator Obinna Ogba, made the disclosure in a chat with journalists at the National Assembly Complex, Abuja
The French club’s new Argentine boss has also sent messages to Zambia’s Stoppila Sunzu, Tunisia’s Naim Sliti and Ivory Coast’s Junior Tallo, saying they are not part of his plans.
The news comes as a major blow to Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, who has reportedly made move to reunite the Eagles legend with his former teammates in the national team set-up following Carl Ikeme’s absence due to injury
The Leicester forward addressed the squad immediately after the team meeting to announce his decision, saying he wanted to focus on his game
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Lille OSC had struggled on home soil this season, failing to win any of their last five matches