Isreali Cup Final: It’s Ogu/Ejide Vs Igiebor

Isreali Cup Final: It’s Ogu/Ejide Vs Igiebor

By Johnny Edward:

Super Eagles midfielder John Ogu is closing in on his first major title in Europe after helping Hapoel Beer Sheva to qualify for their first final , defeating Hapoel Afula 7-0, reports

The Nigerian alongside his compatriot Austin Ejide who was on from start to finish will now face Nosa Igiebor’s Maccabi Tel Aviv who defeated Maccabi Ahi Nazrat 3-0 to qualify for the final.

The former Uniao de Lieria star revealed to after the game how desperate he is to win a title in Europe.

“I really want this title and I by God’s grace Hapoel will win,” Ogu told

The 27 year old star however tweeted after the game: “YES!!!!! Finale!!!Great God.”

Ogu has played 29 games and has scored four goals for Hapoel Beer Sheva this season.
In Russia, Ahmed Musa’s CSKA Moscow crashed out of the Russian Cup.