Video of Emenike 'Ridiculing' Yobo On the Pitch Goes Viral as he Uses him to Dance

Video of Emenike 'Ridiculing' Yobo On the Pitch Goes Viral as he Uses him to Dance

Akan Anwankwo
April 22, 2021 at 2:52 PM

- Emmanuel Emenike and Joseph Yobo were once rivals in the Europa League competition

- The then Spartak Moscow forward tried to make a mess of the defender who featured for Fenerbache

- Emenike and Yobo were members of the 2013 Super Eagles squad that won AFCON in South Africa

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Emmanuel Emenike and Joseph were teammates for sometime in the Super Eagles and both won the AFCON 2013 tournament in South Africa.

The duo once met in a continental competition in Europe as Yobo had to help Fenerbache stop Emenike who played for Spartak Moscow at the time.

The video clip of how the duo came face-to-face with each other and the striker was spotted teasing the defender at the near flank has since gone

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Just like football legend Ronaldinho, Emenike made flashy glimpses at Yobo but the former Nigerian captain was not having any of it as he stood his ground.

The match ended in favour of the Russian side as Emenike got the bragging rights over his compatriot Yobo.

Video of Emenike 'ridiculing' Yobo on the pitch goes viral as he uses him to dance
Emenike tries to get the getter of Yobo on the pitch goes using him to dance like Roaldinho does to opponent. Photo by Ronald Martinez and Phil Walter
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Emenike's best spell in Europe was with the Russian top league side where he scored 21 goals in 42 matches.

His second spell with Fenerbache also produced positive results with 19 goals in 69 appearances for the Turkish club.

On the other hand, Yobo's lengthy spell with Everton saw him move to Fenerbache on loan and earned a permanent deal after two years.

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Meanwhile, had earlier reported that Emmanuel Emenike has given back to society in a big way as the former Super Eagles striker recently completed a world class hospital in his hometown as seen on Instagram.

Despite retiring from international football in 2015, the 33-year-old forward has fulfilled his promise to the people of his home town in Imo state.

The two-story building is located along the highway which can be accessible to people to have quality health services. also reported that Super Eagles legend Emmanuel Emenike has kicked off the construction of yet another palatial building somewhere in his home town.

The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations highest goals scorer is gradually venturing into Real Estate a few days after completing a multi-million naira hospital for his people.

He did not stop there, he also supplied a very big power generator to ensure that they have an alternative supply in case the electricity goes off.

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