Oluwashina Okeleji

Oluwashina Okeleji


Sports writer & broadcaster for @BBC. @GuardianNigeria columnist. Contributor: @WorldSoccerMag, @AJE_Sport & @PlanetSportFA. Tweets 99% #Africa

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@markgleesonfoot knows 😉 🙇🏿‍♂️ Belgian giants Anderlecht have completed the loan signing of #SouthAfrica  international Percy Tau from Premier League club @OfficialBHAFC . Unable to get a work permit to play in England hence third spell on loan outside 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿.

#Cameroon 's famous side that reached the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup in Italy will finally get the houses promised to them by President Paul Biya 30 years ago.

#Nigeria clinched #Africa ’s maiden football gold at the Olympics#OTD  in 96, #Cameroon  also picked🥇in 2000. Remember#Ghana  won the continent’s first medal at the games (Bronze🥉) in 92. Nigeria: the most successful country with complete medal haul🥇🥈🥉

Fulham and their #DRCongo  international midfielder Neeskens Kebano sealed English Premiership promotion on Tuesday.

#SouthAfrica’s Percy Tau has Vincent for Kompany at @rscanderlecht  😉

#Nigeria’s Wilfred is good Ndidi 🙇🏿‍♂️

When a depleted #Nigeria  side beat Lionel Messi-less#Argentina  4-2 in Russia friendly😋 All the goals ft. Iwobi, Iheanacho & Akpeyi 🤦🏿‍♂️right here👇🏿

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‘We don’t miss penalty in our neighbourhood’ 😂 🤣

Unforgettable night in Lagos as @NGSuperEagles  beat Senegal 2-1. Somersaulting to stardom: AFCON 2000 saviour, Aghahowa, with one of the most acrobatic goal-scoring celebrations in the world.

Is this the most ridiculous penalty you've ever seen? ???‍♂️

“How can we say Mungo Park discovered River Niger, when it was there already and known to Africans? Africans showed him the way to get there. He didn’t discover it. He wrote about it for his people (Europeans). He didn’t write it for us. He discovered nothing”~Fela Anikulapo-Kuti

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RESPECT✌??? #Senegal  coach Aliou Cisse: "Indeed I am the only black coach in this tournament. It's a painful reality that annoys me. I believe that football is universal. I believe that skin color has little importance in the game." #POLSEN  #SEN ⁠ via ✍️

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M.anifest is a blessing to the continent! My love ? for @manifestive ✊ is huge kraa. ??

1991: So long 🎙: Majek FashekMajekodunmi Fasheke, popularly known as Majek Fashek (Ma-je-ko-dun-mi Ifa-kii-she-eke), best known in Nigeria for the 1988 album Prisoner of Conscience, which included the multiple award-winning single "Send Down the Rain".

In case you don't remember, you're too young or weren't born yet. Re-introducing ex #NGR  captain @IAmOkocha  #genius 

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