…Makes Bundesliga Team of the Week Taiwo Awoniyi has cited his strong work ethic and dedication on the field of play as the reasons for his first call-up to the Nigerian national football team, the Super Eagles, ahead of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers against the Central African Republic. After being snubbed a number of…
Nigerian striker Taiwo Awoniyi netted two goals against his old club Sunday as Union Berlin fought from a goal down to beat Mainz 2-1 and continue their fine start to the Bundesliga season.
Former Liverpool striker Taiwo Awoniyi scored his fourth goal in three games to seal a Bundesliga point for Union Berlin in their 2-2 draw at Hoffenheim on Sunday.
19 Dec 2020
Former junior international, Taiwo Awoniyi has revealed his desire to represent the country’s senior national team and hopes his chance will come soon.
14 Jun 2020
Nigerian forward Taiwo Awoniyi was hospitalised with a severe concussion after a nasty clash of heads during Mainz's 1-0 loss to Augsburg in Sunday's Bundesliga relegation battle.
15 Jan 2020
Former junior International, Taiwo Awoniyi, may return from his loan spell at Mainz for lack of regular football amid interest from several European clubs.
12 Nov 2019
Nigeria must beat Zambia today if they desired a place in the semifinals of the on-going African U-23 Nations Cup holding in Egypt.
18 Sep 2019
Taiwo Awoniyi has explained that Liverpool’s first team coach, Jurgen Klopp played a key role in his loan move to German Bundesliga club Mainz 05.
10 Sep 2019
Nigeria U-23 football team on Tuesday, defeated their counterpart from Sudan, 5-0 in the second leg of their 2020 Tokyo Olympic qualifier. The match, which was played at the main bowl of the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, saw the Nigerian team dominating the entire 90 minutes regulation time.
21 Mar 2019
Nigeria’s quest to feature in its second straight Olympic Games next year got a big setback yesterday when Libya defeated the national U-23 team 2-0 at the Stade de Ben Guerdane in Tunisia.
19 Mar 2019
Ahead of their first round, first leg Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifying match against Libya in the Tunisian city of Bengerdan on Wednesday...
19 Feb 2019
The stock of Nigerian international Taiwo Awoniyi is on the rise in Belgium as he continues his scoring spree netting a total of four goals in five matches so far for his new club Royal Excel Mouscron in the Belgian top division. The striker, a former national U-17 FIFA World Cup winner in 2013 was…