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Uche Ikpeazu: Wycombe Wanderers sign Uganda, Hearts striker
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Uche Ikpeazu: Wycombe Wanderers sign Uganda, Hearts striker

The Chairboys have been promoted to the English second-tier and are aiming at strengthening the team English Championship outfit Wycombe Wanderers have completed the signing of Uganda forward Uche Ikpeazu Mubiru from Hearts. The Chairboys beat Oxford 2-1 in the League One play-off final at Wembley to get promoted to the second tier of English football for the first time. In their bid to strengthen and be ready for the stiff competition in the division, the team has added the East African in their squad. "[Coach] Gareth Ainsworth has secured Wanderers’ first new signing as a Championship club, bringing Uche Ikpeazu to Adams Park on a three-year deal," the Blues confirmed on their official  website.
English-born Nigerian striker, Adebayo Akinfenwa claims he was called a ‘Fat Water Buffalo’ during play-off tie against Fleetwood
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English-born Nigerian striker, Adebayo Akinfenwa claims he was called a ‘Fat Water Buffalo’ during play-off tie against Fleetwood

English-born Nigerian striker, Adebayo Akinfenwa, who plays for Wycombe Wanderers has revealed he was racially abused during Monday's League One play-off match against Fleetwood. The 38-year-old striker said he was repeatedly called a 'Fat Water Buffalo' by a 'representative of the opposition,' after helping his side earn a 2-2 draw and a 6-3 aggregate victory in the League One play-off semi-final. In a statement he released on Wednesday night, Juy 8, Akinfenwa, who suffered racist abuse earlier in his career while playing in Lithuania wrote: “Monday night was one of the highlights of my career with Wycombe so far as we secured our place in the League One play-off final at Wembley. However, what should have been an evening of joy and excitement quickly turned into one of anger...
The One And Only Akinfenwa Pens Contract Extension With Wycombe
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The One And Only Akinfenwa Pens Contract Extension With Wycombe

London-born Nigerian striker Adebayo Akinfenwa has inked a new one-year contract with EFL League One side Wycombe Wanderers which will keep him at The Blues until at least the end of the 2019-2020 season. The 37-year-old featured heavily for Wycombe Wanderers last term, making 39 appearances in all competitions and was involved in 16 goals (7 goals, 9 assists). And he has now extended his stay at Adams Park for a fourth season after joining the club from AFC Wimbledon in 2016. ''People have been writing Bayo off since he first pulled on a pair of football boots, but he continues to deliver year after year and he’s such a huge part of what we’ve been building here, so I’m delighted to keep him here,'' manager Gareth Ainsworth told the club's official website. ''He brings so much...
I’ve Lot To Prove At Bournemouth – Jordon Ibe
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I’ve Lot To Prove At Bournemouth – Jordon Ibe

Bournemouth winger Jordon Ibe admits he has “a lot to prove” after a disappointing debut campaign with the Cherries. After failing to secure a regular first-team place at Liverpool, Ibe left to join Eddie Howe’s side for a club-record fee of £15m in the summer of 2016. However, the former Wycombe Wanderers youngster struggled for form on the south coast and ended the season goalless – despite making 23 appearances in all competitions. Ibe admits his first season at the Vitality Stadium was a major disappointment but the former England U21 international remains determined to prove his doubters wrong. “Last season I was poor and didn’t even get a goal,” Ibe told The Sun. “It’s time for me to buck up my ideas because I want to help the team and get some goals. “I know Eddie How...

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