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Vincent Enyeama
Gender Male
Ethnic Nigerian
Job Nigerian Footballer
Desc A long-time teammate of Mikel’s with the Super Eagles, the duo played together with the national side for the best part of the decade. They were key figures of the Nigerian set-up during that tenure, helping the West African transition away from the dying embers of the Golden Generation before ushering in the new era under Stephen Keshi. The pair featured together at the 2014 World Cup, as Nigeria reached the Last 16, and were a part of four Nations Cups squads together-memorably winning the Afcon in 2013

Affiliation

Org Nigeria National Team
Club as Player xxxx
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2010 06 12 Retrieve

[Argentine vs Nigeria where Enyeama pulled off four superb stretching saves on shots by Messi] It’s God’s work. I’ve been watching Messi many times in the Spanish league and I learned some things. But it’s really God that did it

2020 03 17 Retrieve

[Stay at Home challenge] Home schooling.classes in session.this isn’t funny anymore but we will come out of it.lets all join the fight against #coronavirus.washing of hands frequently,using hand sanitizers,avoid hugging and hand shaking,keep safe distance,avoid crowded places,if you must cough and sneeze,please cover your mouth and nose,let’s help the government and the medics stop the spread.

2020 04 27 Retrieve

[North London club made overtures in 2006 and 2013 for Vincent Enyeama’s services, but negotiations broke down as Wenger only wanted him as a subordinate] Arsenal wanted me for second choice, but I was not interested. I also had an offer from Tottenham that wanted me for second choice also and I wasn’t interested. It was after 2006 Africa Cup of Nations and then again around the 2014 World Cup. When I turned them down, that is when they [Arsenal] took David Ospina. For me, I was at the stage where I preferred playing even if it was for one of the smallest teams, that is what the agents that were involved told me. Arsene (Wenger) wanted me but he was not so sure because of my height and things like that. People have their choices and I respect their choices